and Sarah WHITE (c1768-1825)
Sarah White married by banns on 17 March 1788
at the parish church of St. George
in West Grinstead, Sussex. He was then a bachelor and she a spinster.
The witnesses to the marriage were ? Robinson and William Gratwick.
(They were not my direct ancestors. John was the brother of my 4x
Great Grandfather, James Mansbridge.) (A James Robinson
married Sarah Burgess in West Grinstead in 1793 and a William
Robinson married Hannah Bristow in 1795, but William was then
said to be from Brekland in Surrey.)
was baptised on 26 June 1763 in West Grinstead. He was the son of
(1729-1807) and Ann
Newman (1730-1807). He died aged 72 years and was buried on 10
April 1836 in West Grinstead.
date and place of birth/baptism are unknown, to me. She most probably
died aged 57 years and was buried on 6 April 1825 in West Grinstead,
however, the burial register notes she was the wife of James
Sarah may have had 2 illegitimate
Charles Fairs White was baptised on 6 January 1785 in
West Grinstead. (Might his father have been
who was born in 1754? Charles and his wife also had a daughter
baptised on 6 January 1785.)
John White was baptised on 7 December 1788 in West
Grinstead, the son of Sarah White. (Might his
baptism have been 1787 rather than 1788? And was his father
and Sarah White had 5
Mansbridge was baptised on 13 May 1794 in West Grinstead. He
Neeve in 1817. (They have their own page.)
Charity Mansbridge was born on 27
September and baptised on
12 November 1797 in West Grinstead. She married
in 1821. (They have their own page.)
Mansbridge was baptised on 16 June 1800 in West Grinstead.
Anne may have married Henry Golds by banns on 11
February 1823 in West Grinstead. The witnesses to their marriage
were Ann Golds and Edward Freeman.
Mansbridge was baptised on 1 January 1804 in West Grinstead.
He may have died aged 51 years and have been buried on 13 January 1853
in Horsham, Sussex.
Thomas married Ann Tidey by banns on 11 October 1831 in
Cowfold. The witnesses to their marriage were Henry Hill
and ? Newman.
When the 1851 census was recorded, Thomas and his wife were lodging with
the family of John Carter in Sandy Lane, Lower Beeding.
Thomas was then a 45 year old agricultural labourer and gave his place
of birth as West Grinstead. Ann was 44 and said she was born in
Mansbridge was baptised on 20 December 1807 in West Grinstead and
buried there as an infant on 19 May 1808.
The following is my
attempt to work out where and when Sarah White was
born/baptised. My best guess is that she was baptised in Keymer in
1768, the daughter of Thomas and Jenny. I think here parents may have
come from or moved to Hurstpierpoint.
Or, might she have
been baptised in 1769 in Pulborough, the daughter of John and Mary?
White was baptised on 16 January 1765 in Heathfield, the
daughter of Lillie White and Martha.
White was baptised on 24 February 1765 in East Chiltington, the
twin daughter of Thomas White and Elizabeth.
White was baptised on 17 July 1765 in Kirdford, the daughter of
William White and Mary. Was
she Sarah no. 3 below?
White was baptised on 2 March 1766 in Linchmere, the daughter
of John White and Ann.
White was baptised on 25 March 1766 in Portslade, the daughter
of Samuel White and Sarah.
Was she Sarah no. 1 below?
White was baptised on 22 February 1767 in Pulborough, the
daughter of Hugh White and Christian.
Was she Sarah no. 8 below?
White was baptised on 15 March and/or 8 June 1767 in Harting,
the daughter of William White and Mary.
White was baptised on 15 November 1767 in Udimore, the daughter
of Daniel White and Eleanor.
White was baptised on 28 or 29 February 1768 at St. Clements,
Hastings, the daughter of James White and Sarah.
She was buried on 6 June 1769 at St. Clements, Hastings and the burial
register noted she was the daughter of James and Sarah.
White was baptised on 17 December 1768 in Keymer, the daughter
of Thomas White and Jenny.
Could this be the Sarah who married John Mansbridge?
Her year of birth would seem to fit her possible age at death.
White was baptised on 2 February 1769 in Pulborough, the
daughter of John White and Mary.
White married James Corney on 14 June 1784 in
Portslade. They were both of Clayton. Was she Sarah no.
White married Thomas Masters on 14 April 1785
in Icklesham. He was from Fairfield, Kent.
White married Edward Mann by licence on 16
February 1787 in Kirdford. She was a spinster of Kirdford and he a
bachelor of Abinger, Surrey. The witnesses to their marriage were
John Puttock, Elizabeth White and
Mary Puddock. Their marriage licence was issued
on 15 February 1787 by the Archdeaconry of Chichester which noted she
was a 22 year old spinster of Kirdford and he a 28 year old bachelor and
farmer of Abinger. Was she Sarah no.3 above.
White married John Mansbridge on 17 March 1788
in West Grinstead.
White married Arthur Pewsey by licence on 20
October 1791 in Pagham. He was from Selsey. Their Pagham and
Tarring Peculiar marriage licence was issued on 13 September 1791 and
noted she was a 44 year old spinster and he a 48 year old bachelor and
cordwainer from Selsey. Surety for the licence was provided by
Arthur and Thomas Gome a hostler from Chichester.
White married William Meetten by banns on 14
December 1792 in Thakeham. They were both of Thakeham. The
witnesses to their marriage were William Elmes and
White married Benjamin Lingham on 12 February
1793 in Ickelsham. He was from Hollington.
White married Thomas Netley by banns on 12
September 1793 in Pulborough. She was a spinster and he a bachelor
and they were both of Pulborough. The witnesses to their marriage
were Hugh White and Nicholas Warren.
Was she Sarah no. 6 above?
was buried on 19 August 1772 in New Fishbourne.
White and Jenny married before or about 1764 and
would seem to have been the only White family having children baptised in
Keymer from 1764-1771. Thomas may have been buried there in 1776.
Jenny may have either remarried or was buried elsewhere. Jenny may
have been a pet name for Jane.
Thomas and Jenny
had the following children:
White was baptised on 9 September 1764 in Keymer and buried
there on 9 April 1765.
White was baptised on 10 February 1766 in Keymer. He most
probably died young.
White was baptised on 3 October 1767 in Keymer. (IGI say
daughter of Thomas and Jenny, whereas the SFHG transcript says Edward
White was baptised on 17 December 1768 in Keymer.
White was baptised on 9 June 1770 in Keymer.
White was baptised on 11 July 1771 in Keymer.
married William Welfare on 12 April 1752 in Keymer.
married Mary Stoneham on 7 January 1753 in Keymer.
White married Sarah Weekes by banns on 5 February
1788 in Keymer. They were both of Keymer.
White married Robert Burgess by banns on 3 May
1770 in Keymer.
a farmer, was buried on 1 April 1763 in Keymer.
White, widow, was buried on 28 September 1769 in Keymer.
a servant, was buried on 6 October 1772 in Keymer.
White was buried on 28 January 1776 in Keymer.
was buried on 9 February 1776 in Keymer.
White was buried on 23 November 1776 in Keymer.
White married Jane Dane on 8 August 1763 at St.
Giles in Camberwell, Surrey.
White married Martha Tulley on 11 May 1758 in
White married Elizabeth Holeman on 10 August 1762
White married Sarah Bull on 15 June 1764 in
married Elizabeth Holman on 17 February 1725/6 in Plumpton.
married Elizabeth Thomset by banns on 21 February 1730/1 in
Hamsey. They were from the parish of St. John in Lewes.
married Elizabeth Mitchel by banns on 16 April 1734 in
Ashurst. They were both of Ashurst.
White was baptised on 14 September 1730 in Hurstpierpoint, the son
of John White and Elizabeth.
White was baptised on 10 December 1740 in Henfield, the son of
John White and Mary.
White married Elizabeth Dunton on 8 May 1792 in
White married Susan Martin by banns on 8 April
1799 in Twineham. He was a widower from Hurstpierpoint and she a
spinster of Twineham. The witnesses to their marriage were
Thomas White and Mary White.
This page was updated on 20 July 2012