and Elizabeth MITCHELL (c1745)
John Kitchenham and Elizabeth Mitchell were married by banns
on 14 January 1767 in Rotherfield, Sussex. They were both then of
Rotherfield. (They were not my direct ancestors.)
John Kitchenham was baptised on 2 June 1744 in Rotherfield. He
was the son of
Mary Dadswell (1707-1777). John may have built a
tenement and 3 dwellings on ground adjoining Frog's Hole in Rotherfield,
which by 23 February 1847 were occupied by Emanuel Adams, William
Mepham and Thomas Martin. On 17 May 1766 a bastardy bond
was issued to John Kitchenham of Rotherfield, binding him to pay £50
for the maintenance of a child to be born to Mary Bridger of
Rotherfield, of which John was said to be the reputed father.
Elizabeth Mitchell's date and place of birth/baptism are unknown, to
John Kitchenham and
Elizabeth Mitchell had 5 known children:
Elizabeth Kitchinham was baptised on 25 October 1767 in
Mary Kitchinham was baptised on 16 April 1769 in Rotherfield.
Sarah Kitchinham was baptised on 7 April 1771 in Rotherfield.
Kitchinham was baptised on 5 March
1773 in Rotherfield.
John Kitchinham was baptised on 7 July 1775 in Rotherfield.
Emmanuel Adams married Jane Leonard by banns on 15 December
1818 in Rotherfield. He was then a bachelor. The witnesses were
James Pratt and Thomas Cole.
This page was reviewed on 8 April 2012