Ancestors of Mandy Willard

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William NEWNHAM (1771-1857)

and Mildred NEWNHAM (1777-1821)

 

William Newnham and Mildred Newnham married on 30 March 1796 in Horley, Surrey.  (They were not my direct ancestors.)

William Newnham was baptised on 17 July 1771 in Balcombe, Sussex.  He was the son of William Newnham (1744-1832) and Mildred Faulconer (1748-1807).  He died in 1857.

Mildred Newnham was baptised on 10 May 1777 in Horley, Sussex.  She was the daughter of John Newnham (1737-1820) and Elizabeth Comber (1739-1829).  Mildred was mentioned in her father's will as the wife of William Newnham.  She died aged 45 years and was buried on 21 October 1821 in Ardingly.  The burial register noted that she was from Balcombe.

When the 1841 census was recorded, William was said to be 65 years old and he was living at Lullings in Balcombe.  Also with him was his daughter Caroline and 3 year old Emily Newnham, 1 year old James Newnham and 2 servants namely Susannah Orton aged 15 and 13 year old Hannah Marshall.

Thanks to Janet Lee for information about William and Mildred.

 

William Newnham and Mildred Newnham had 10 known children:

  1. Harriet Newnham was born on 6 April 1897 and baptised on 22 May 1797 in Ardingly.

    Harriet may have married John Michell by banns on 15 October 1827 in Balcombe.  They were both of Balcombe.

  2. Mary Newnham was born on 3 December 1798 and baptised on 4 January 1799 in Ardingly.  She died aged 33 years and was buried on 11 June 1832 in Ardingly.  The burial register noted that she was from White House in Balcombe.

  3. Elizabeth Newnham was born on 16 December 1800 and baptised on 8 March 1801 in Ardingly.

  4. John Newnham was born on 18 December 1802 and baptised on 22 May 1803 in Ardingly.  He may have died aged 38 years and have been buried on 7 October 1841 in Ardingly.  The burial register noted that he was from Hapstead.  Or, he may have died aged 71 years and have been buried on 27 May 1874 in Ardingly.  The burial register noted that he was from West Hill.

  5. William Newnham was born on 19 March 1805 and baptised on 23 June 1805 in Ardingly.  The baptism register noted that his father was William Newnham, junior.

    William may have married Elizabeth Turner by licence 7 October 1828 in West Hoathly.  The witnesses to their marriage were George Booker, Mary Turner and Harriett Booker.  Their marriage licence was issued by the Archdeaconry of Lewes on 4 October 1828 and noted that he was a bachelor and yeoman of Balcombe and she a spinster of West Hoathly.  Elizabeth married with the consent of William Turner.

  6. Caroline Newnham was baptised on 7 April 1807 in Balcombe.  The 1841 census recorded that she was 25 years old.

  7. Louisa Newnham was baptised on 15 June 1810 in Balcombe.

  8. Thomas Newnham was baptised on 2 November 1812 in Balcombe.  He died aged 9 years and was buried on 6 December 1821 in Ardingly.  The burial register noted that he was from Balcombe.

  9. Edward Newnham was baptised on 15 September 1816 in Balcombe.  He died aged 14 years and was buried on 14 November 1830 in Ardingly.  The burial register noted that he was from White House in Balcombe.

  10. Anne Newnham was baptised on 1 October 1820 in Balcombe.

    Anne married Alfred Turner on 1 May 1846 in Lambeth, Surrey.

 

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This page was updated on 23 April 2012