Ancestors of Mandy Willard

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John LONGHURST (1615-1648)

and Elizabeth REDFORD (c1620-1667)


John Longhurst and Elizabeth Redford married on 13 June 1644 in Rusper, Sussex.

John Longhurst was baptised on 1 October 1615 in Rusper.  He was the son of John Longhurst (c1590-1660) and Joane Neeles (c1595-?).  He died on 26 June 1648 and was buried on 28 June 1648 in Rusper.  The burial register described him as John Longhurst, jnr.

Elizabeth Redford's date and place of birth/baptism are unknown, to me.  She was buried on 23 August 1667 in Rusper.  The burial register noted that Elizabeth Longhurst was a widow.


John Longhurst and Elizabeth Redford had 3 known children:

  1. John Longhurst was born on 22 April 1645 and baptised on 30 April 1645 in Rusper.

  2. William Longhurst was born on 5 February 1646/7 and baptised on 14 February 1646/7 in Rusper.  Did he marry and have 2 sons:

    1. George Longhurst married Joan Kempsale in 1691 in Rusper.  (They have their own page.)

    2. William Longhurst married Sarah Young in 1697 in Charlwood, Surrey.  (They have their own page.)

  3. Thomas Longhurst was born on 9 February 1648/9 and baptised on 11 March 1648/9 in Rusper.  The baptism register described his father as John, jnr.



This page was reviewed on 11 April 2012