Ancestors of Mandy Willard

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Henry GUMBRELL (1741-1838)

and Ann BOWLEY (?-1783)

and Mary CANNER (c1770-1847)


Thomas Gumbrell and Frances Munday married by banns on 8 November 1793 in Oving, Sussex.  The witnesses to their marriage were William Munday and William Fleet.  (They were not my direct ancestors.)

Thomas Gambrell was baptised on 3 January 1773 in Oving.  He was the son of Henry Gumbrell (1741-1838) and Ann Bowley (?-1783).  Thomas died aged 91 years and was buried on 25 September 1864 in Oving.

Frances Munday's date and place of birth/baptism are unknown, to me.  As Fanny Gumbrell she was buried on 16 September 1841 in Oving, aged 65 years, therefore, born about 1776.


Thomas Gumbrell and Frances Munday had 9 known children:

  1. Elizabeth Gumbrell was baptised on 3 November 1793 in Oving and buried there as an infant on 20 November 1795.

  2. George Gumbrell was baptised on 11 June 1797 in Oving.

  3. Ruth Gumbrell was baptised on 28 September 1800 in Oving.

  4. William Gumbrel was baptised on 8 May 1803 in Oving.

  5. Charles Gumbrell was baptised on 19 June 1805 in Oving.

    A marriage licence was issued on 3 December 1825 by the Deanery of Chichester to Charles Gumbrill and Mary White.  The licence noted that he was a 20 year old bachelor or St. Peter the Great and married with the consent of Thomas Gumbrill, whilst Mary was an 18 year old spinster of Sidlesham and married with the consent of John White.

  6. Thomas Gumbrell was baptised on 1 November 1807 in Oving.

    Thomas may have married Jane Lewis by banns on 19 September 1831 in Oving.  The witnesses to their marriage were James Gumbrell and Frances Gumbrell.

  7. James Gumbrell was baptised on 11 November 1810 in Oving.

    James married Jane Young by banns on 29 April 1834 in Oving.  James was a bachelor and Jane a spinster.  The witnesses to their marriage were Robert Jill and Eliza Young.

  8. Richard Gumbrill was baptised on 1 April 1813 in Oving.  The baptism register noted that his father was a labourer.

  9. Frances Gumbrill was baptised on 20 January 1816 in Oving.  The baptism register noted that her father was a labourer from Woodhorn.



This page was reviewed on 8 April 2012