and Anne POTTER (c1710-1771)
and Anne Potter married on 13 April 1737 in Ardingly,
Sussex. Another John
Ann Butcher in Withyham, Sussex in 1737. (They were not my direct ancestors.)
Newnham was baptised on 6 February 1711/2 in Ardingly, Sussex.
He was the son of John Newnham
(1677-?) and Elizabeth Rootes
(1667-1740). John died aged 33 years and was
buried on 30 May 1745 in Ardingly. The burial register noted that he
was John Newnham, junior from West Hill.
may have been born about 1710. The Ardingly burial register notes that
an Ann Newnham died aged 61 years and was buried on 26
December 1771, however, the entry does not say if she was a widow or where
she was from.
John Newnham and
Ann Potter had 4 known children:
was born on 9 December 1737 and baptised on 25 December 1737 in Ardingly.
He married Elizabeth
Comber in 1763. (They have their own page.)
Anne Newnham was born on 16 May 1739 and baptised on 27
May 1739 in Ardingly. She died aged 50 years and was buried on 21
April 1790 in Ardingly. The burial register noted that she was the
widow of Mr. Thomas Harmer.
Ann married Thomas Harmer by licence on 2 January 1762
in Ardingly. He was a bachelor and she a spinster. The
witnesses to their marriage were William Nicholas and
Thomas was born on 25 December 1734 and baptised on 29 December 1734 in
Ardingly. He was the son of Thomas Harmer
(1703-1771) and Anne Nicholas (1710-1771). He
died aged 41 years and was buried on 26 November 1776 in Ardingly.
Thomas and Ann had the following children:
Thomas Harmer was born on 8 March 1763 and baptised
on 30 March 1763 in Ardingly. He died aged 6 months and was
buried on 22 September 1763 in Ardingly.
Thomas Harmer was born on 10 September 1764 and
baptised on 30 September 1764 in Ardingly. He died aged 26
years and was buried on 24 January 1791 in Ardingly. The
burial register recorded he was Mr. Thomas Harmer.
Thomas married Elizabeth Tully by banns on 7
December 1785 in Ardingly. The witnesses to their marriage
were John Turner and Richard Creasy.
Elizabeth was born 18 October 1768 and baptised on 13 November 1768
in Ardingly. She was the daughter of John Tully
and Sarah Isted. She died aged 20 years and
was buried on 18 June 1789 in Ardingly. The burial register
noted that she was the wife of Mr. Thomas Harmer.
Thomas and Elizabeth had the following children:
Thomas Harmer was born on 24 August 1786 and
baptised on 22 September 1786 in Ardingly.
Ann Harmer was born on 30 October 1787 and
baptised on 23 November 1787 in Ardingly.
John Harmer was born on 3 January 1789 and
privately baptised on 23 January 1789 in Ardingly.
Ann Harmer was born on 28 September 1768 and
baptised on 23 October 1768 in Ardingly. She died aged 6 weeks
and was buried on 12 November 1768 in Ardingly.
Thomas Newnham was born on 15 May 1741 and baptised on
25 May 1741 in Ardingly. He married
1768. (They have their own page.)
William Newnham was born on 25 June 1744 and baptised
on 8 July 1744 in Ardingly. He married
in 1770. (They have their own page.)
This page was updated on 23 April 2012