Thomas KING (1669-1718)
and Jane BURCHELL (1677-?)
were my 7x Great Grandparents. (Click
here to see their place in my pedigree chart.) They married on
11 May 1701 at the parish church of St. Marys in Billingshurst, Sussex.
They were both then said to be of Billingshurst.
may have been baptised on 29 January
1668/9 in Billingshurst, and have been the son of Thomas King
(?-1687) who was a smith and Joane (?-1678), possibly
Joan Lock. He may have been buried on 22 April 1718
in Billingshurst. The burial register noted that he was a labourer.
Jane Burchell was baptised on 24 January 1676/7
in Billingshurst. She the daughter of
(c1645-?) and possibly
burial does not seem to appear in the Billinghurst registers. Might
she have remarried? The Sussex marriage index doesn't record a
possible marriage for her. The Pulborough burial register records that
a widow King, who was a traveller, was buried on 8 May 1723. Could
that have been Jane's burial?
Thomas King and
Jane Burchell had 3 known
Jane King was baptised on 18 May 1703 in Billingshurst.
The baptism register only recorded her father's name and he was then a
Thomas King was baptised on 24 September 1706 in
Billingshurst. Only his father's name was recorded in the baptism
register. He may have been buried on 31 October 1719 in
Billingshurst. The burial register only records his name and no
other helpful information.
my 6x Great Grandmother, was baptised on 4 March 1712/3 in Billingshurst.
She married John
Finch in 1732. (They have their own page.)
This page was reviewed on 11 April 2012