Thomas COMBER (1729-1807)
and Amy CREASY (1732-?)
Thomas Comber and
Emme Cresey married on 29 January 1761 in West Hoathly, Sussex.
At the time Thomas was a yeoman of Ardingly and signed his name. Emme
was a spinster of West Hoathly and made her mark. The witnesses were
James Walker and Benjamin Creasy who both signed their names.
(They were not my direct ancestors. Thomas was the nephew of my 6x
great grandmother, Anne Comber.)
Comber was born on 5 July 1729 and
baptised on 20 July 1729 in Ardingly, Sussex. He was the son of
Catherine Illman (1691-1762). Thomas died aged 77 years and
was buried on 8 July 1807 in Ardingly. He was mentioned in his
father's 1762 Will and that of his Uncle William Comber in 1778.
Amy Creasy was
baptised on 18 June 1732 in West Hoathly. She was the daughter of
Benjamin Creasy (1685-?) and Sarah Killick (1698-?).
Thomas Comber and Amy Creasy
had 8 known children:
Thomas Comber was baptised on 16 June 1761 in West Hoathly and
buried there on 21 June 1761.
Thomas Comber was born on 10 August 1763 and baptised on 4
September 1763 in Ardingly.
Comber was born on 1 April 1765 and baptised privately on 3 April
1765 in Ardingly. She married
Holman in 1785. (They have their own page.)
William Comber was born on 13 April 1766 and baptised privately on
29 April 1766 in Ardingly. He was received into the Church on 1 June
1766. Did he marry Ann Frances on 3 June 1797 in Ardingly?
She was born on 21 June 1769 and baptised on 2 July 1769 in Ardingly and
was the daughter of John Francis (1738-?) and Ann Warner
Mary Comber was born on 12 April 1768 and baptised privately on 6
May 1768 in Ardingly. She was received into the Church on 12 June
1768. She was buried on 20 March 1796 in Ardingly. Mary
married James Downer on 26 December 1793 in Ardingly. He was
baptised on 2 August 1753 in Ardingly and was the son of William Downer
(1721-1790) and Elizabeth Jenner.
Sarah Comber was born on 3 August 1770 and baptised privately on 5
August 1770 in Ardingly. She was received into the Church on
15 March 1771.
John Comber was born on 23 August 1771 and baptised on 20 October
1771 in Ardingly. He died aged 17 months and was buried on 29
January 1773 in Ardingly.
John Comber was born on 15 June 1774 and baptised privately on 10
July 1774 in Ardingly. Did he marry Elizabeth Francis on 17
April 1800 in Ardingly? She was born on 9 July 1772 and baptised on
19 July 1772 in Ardingly and was the daughter of John Francis
(1738-?) and Ann Warner (1745-?).
This page was reviewed on 9 April 2012