Ancestors of Mandy Willard

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Thomas SAWYER (1748-?)

and Anne BOX (1752-?)


Thomas Sawyer and Anne Box married by banns on 8 March 1779 in Ardingly, Sussex.  Thomas was then of Ticehurst, Sussex.  (They were not my direct ancestors.  Anne was the niece of my 5x Great Grandfather, John Box.)

Thomas Sayer was baptised on 4 September 1748 in Ticehurst, Sussex.  He was the son of John Sawyers and Susannah Elphick.

Anne Box was born on 7 August 1752 and baptised on 30 August 1752 in Ardingly.  She was the daughter of George Box (1723-1801) and Judith White (1722-1802).


Thomas Sawyer and Anne Box had 7 known children: 

  1. Anne Sawyer was baptised on 2 January 1780 in Ticehurst.

  2. Judith Sawyer was baptised on 15 July 1781 in Ticehurst.

  3. Thomas Sawyer was baptised on 20 November 1783 in Ticehurst.  Did he marry Mary Martin on 17 April 1811 in Etchingham?

  4. Fanny Sawyer was baptised on 23 June 1785 in Ticehurst.

  5. George Sawyer was baptised on 2 December 1786 in Ticehurst.

  6. William Sawyer was baptised on 19 March 1788 in Ticehurst.  Did he marry Susan Chantler by banns on 8 August 1807 in Ticehurst?

  7. Sarah Sawyer was baptised on 18 January 1790 in Ticehurst.  Did she marry William Noakes on 27 August 1807 or Benjamin Holman on 24 April 1812?  Both marriages took place in Ticehurst.


BOX          SAWYERS