and Ann POTTER (1699-1730)
and Mary TUPPEN (?-1750)
Robert Purvey and Ann Potter married by licence on 9 June
1723 in East Grinstead, Sussex. Their marriage licence was issued
the day before by the Archdeaconry of Lewes, which recorded that he was then a husbandman of Horsted Keynes
and she a spinster.
As Robert Purry he married for a second time to Mary
Tuppen on 21 September 1730 in Beddingham, Sussex. He was
then said to be of Keymer and she of Beddingham. (They were not my
direct ancestors. Three of Robert's sisters were possibly my
Robart Purve was baptised on 5 November
1701 in Bolney, Sussex. He was the son of
Henry Purvey (1665-1711) and
(1668-1745). He or his son was buried as Robert Purvey
on 7 March 1786 in Keymer.
Ann Potter was baptised on 2 February 1698/9 in Cuckfield,
Sussex. She was the daughter of John Potter and Elizabeth
Bryant. She was buried on 4 February 1729/30 in Keymer as
Mary Tuppen's date and place of birth/baptism are
unknown, to me. As Mary wife of Robert Purvey she was buried on 30 November 1750
Robert Purvey and Ann Potter
had 5 known children:
Robert Purvy was baptised on 29 March 1724 in Keymer, Sussex.
Robert married Elizabeth Tullett
of Keymer on 26 May 1751 in
Robert and Elizabeth had the following children:
Henry Purvy was baptised on 15 March 1752 in Keymer.
Ann Purvy was baptised on 15 March 1752 in Keymer.
Sarah Purfey was baptised on 16 December 1753 in
Jane Purfey was baptised on 3 August 1755 in Keymer.
John Purfey was baptised on 16 September 1757 in
Elizabeth Purvy was baptised on 10 October 1725 in Keymer.
Sarah Purvy was baptised on 11 June 1727 in Keymer and buried
there on 1 March 1729/30.
Anne Purvy was baptised on 23 March 1728/9 in Keymer and buried
there on 9 April 1729.
Richard Purvy was baptised on 31 January 1729/30 in Keymer and
buried there on 4 February 1729/30, along with his mother.
Robert Purvey and Mary Tuppen had 1 known child:
Richard Purvy was baptised on 7 November 1731 in
This page was updated on 22 July 2012