and Mary OVENDEN (1679-?)
married by licence on 16 May 1706 in Ringmer, Sussex. Their marriage
licence was issued on 13 May 1706 by the Archdeaconry of Lewes, which
mentioned Robert was a cordwainer and they were both of Rotherfield, Sussex.
(They were not my direct ancestors.)
was baptised on 26 November 1681 in
Rotherfield, Sussex. He was the son
(1649-1735). Robert was buried
on 29 June 1710 in Rotherfield. He left a will dated 19 June 1710
which was proved at Lewes on 4 July 1710.
Mary Ovenden was baptised
on 8 February 1679 in Rotherfield. Sussex. She was the daughter of
After Robert's death, widow Mary Dodswell married Joseph Moon
by licence on 12 May 1712 in Framfield, Sussex. They were both then
of Rotherfield. Joseph was a weaver. He was baptised on 23
January 1678/9 in Mayfield, Sussex and was the son of Joseph Moon
and Jane Turner.
Robert Dadswell and Mary
Ovenden had 2 known children:
Mary Dodswell was baptised on 13 March 1706/7 in Rotherfield.
William Kitchenham in 1743. (They have their own page.)
Elizabeth Dodswell was baptised on 13 January 1708/9 in
Rotherfield. In 1717 her Grandfather was ordered in the Quarter
Sessions to "maintain and keep her".
As Elizabeth Godswell she married John Berry on 7 April
1732 in Ringmer, Sussex.
John was baptised on 16 July 1686 in Glynde, Sussex and was the son of
John Berry and Elizabeth Bannister. John was a
wheelwright of Ringmer.
John and Elizabeth had 3 known children:
Elizabeth Berry was baptised on 22 February 1732/3 in Ringmer.
Robert Berry was baptised on 3 April 1735 in Ringmer.
Mary Berry was baptised on 1 October 1738 in Ringmer.