John Sayers was baptised on 29 September 1633 in
Mary Sayers was baptised on 12 May 1636 in Lindfield.
Richard Sayers was baptised on 7 October 1638 in
William Sayers was baptised on 19 February 1640/1 in
Lindfield. He died in 1711 leaving
a will in which he mentioned his wife Mary and brother Walter Sawyers
of Ardingly. William was then of Fletching. William and Mary
don't appear to have had any children. Mary was alive in 1728 and
mentioned in her brother-in-law Walter's will. Walter directed
that his nephew Walter, son of Edward, should provide for Mary.
Walter Sayers was baptised on 19 February 1640/1 in
Lindfield. He died in 1728 and left a will.
Ann Sayers was baptised on 10 January 1643/4 in Lindfield.
Her son John Burtenshaw was mentioned in her brother
Walter's will, therefore, I assume she married a Burtenshaw. The
only possible entry in the Sussex marriage index is of a Ann
[blank] and Edward Burtenshaw in June 1672 in
my 8x Great Grandfather,
was mentioned as deceased in his brother Walter's will of 1728.
Edward married Mary
Scrase in 1675. (They have their own page.)
Thomas Sayers was baptised on 30 September 1649 and
buried there on
23 March 1649/50.
Abraham Sayers was baptised on 25 February 1650/1 in
Abraham may have married Ann.
Abraham and Ann had the following children:
Abraham Sayers was baptised on 26 June 1675 in
Lindfield. A marriage licence was issued on 23 February 1696/7 by
the Archdeaconry of Lewes to Abraham Sayers and
Mary Burt. She was a spinster and they were both of
Wivelsfield. Surety for the licence was provided by Abraham
himself and Richard Long of Chailey.
Abraham Sawyers of Wivelsfield married Mary Burt
on 24 February 1696/7 in Chailey.
Ann Sawyers was baptised on 3 October 1677 in Lindfield.
She may have been the unnamed daughter of Abraham mentioned in his
brother Walter's 1728 will.
Abraham seems to have had a relationship with Elizabeth Burgett:
Abraham Burgett or Sawyers was baptised on 17 June 1677 in
Lindfield as the illegitimate son of Abraham Sawyers
and Elizabeth Burgett.
Isaac Sayers was born on 11 December 1653 and baptised on
5 January 1653/4 in Lindfield. He was buried on 9 January 1657/8
Judeth Sayers was born on 2 May 1656 and baptised on 26
May 1656 in Lindfield.
Judith married William Beard
by licence on 22 June 1675 in Lindfield.
William and Judith had the following child:
Edward Baird was baptised on 17 Janaury 1676/7 in