and Mary KINIONS (?-?)
John Laurence and Mary Kinions married on 22 May
1711 in Stopham, Sussex.
John Laurence's date and place of birth/baptism are
unknown, to me. Might he have been baptised on 8 March 1684 in
Arundel, Sussex and have been the son of George Lawrence?
However, a John Laurence was buried in Arundel on 25 May
Mary Kinions date and place of birth/baptism are unknown,
to me. Might her surname have been Kenyon?
As a widow of Stopham, Mary Laurence may have married
Thomas Heward on 28 September 1738 in Fittleworth. He
was a labourer of Stopham.
John Laurence and
Mary Kinions had 5 known children:
Catherine Laurence was baptised on 8 September 1711
in Stopham. She may have been buried on 10 September 1760 in
Petworth as Catherine Sturt.
Catherine may have married John Sturt by licence on 6
December 1741 in Petworth, Sussex. Their licence was issued
the day before by the Archdeaconry of Chichester. It recorded
that he was a bricklayer of Petworth. Surety was provided by
John himself and Robert Harmes a yeoman of
John was probably baptised on 26 February 1712/3 in Petworth, the son of Thomas Sturtt.
John and Catherine had the following known children:
William Sturt was baptised on 20 June 1742 in
Ann Sturt was born on 29 August 1743 and baptised
on 4 September 1743 in Petworth.
Elizabeth Sturt was abptised on 10 March 1744/5 in
Thomas Sturt was baptised on 6 September 1747 in
Edward Sturt was baptised on 25 March 1750 in
John Laurence was baptised on 28 January 1712 in
Fittleworth. He may have married Elizabeth Tharp
by licence on 29 November 1738 in Wiggonholt, Sussex. Their
marriage licence was issued on the same day by the Archdeaconry of
Chichester and recorded that he was a labourer of Pulborough and she
a widow also of Pulborough. Surety was provided by John
himself and Thomas Green of Storrington.
Mary Laurence was baptised on 8 October 1715 in
Stopham. She may have married
on 8 May 1735 in Pulborough.
Elizabeth Laurence was baptised on 12 April 1724 in
Elizabeth may have married Daniel Trander on 24 July
1744 in Stopham.
Daniel and Elizabeth had the following known children:
Hannah Trendar was baptised on 24 February 1750 in
Jane Trindar was baptised on 21 October 1753 in
David Trendar was baptised on 14 January 1756 in
Sarah Laurence was baptised on 1 January 1726 in
The IGI records that a Mary Lawrence was baptised on 15
January 1713 in Fittleworth, the daughter of Thomas Lawrence
and Mary. Might the father's name have been wrongly
recorded? Should he have been John?
Thomas Lawrence and Elizabeth Croucher
married on 22 April 1639 in Stopham. They may have had the following
Richard Laurence was baptised on 26 May 1650 in
Catherine Laurence was baptised on 24 August 1651 in
Agnes Laurence was baptised on 12 April 1653 in Stopham.
Joane Laurence was baptised on 16 July 1654 in Stopham.
Catherine Laurence married Thomas Bridger
by licence on 31 March 1713 in Fittleworth. Their marriage licence was
issued on 21 March 1712/3 by the Archdeaconry of Chichester. She was
of Fittleworth and he was a husbandman of Pulborough. Surety for the
licence was provided by Thomas himself and Thomas Barber a
husabandman of Fittleworth.
This page was updated on 18 May 2012