Joan SHAW (?-1697)
John Scutt and Joan Shaw married by
licence in June 1690 in Shipley, Sussex. Their marriage licence was
dated 2 June 1690 and was issued by the Archdeaconry of Chichester, which
recorded Joan was from Shipley.
John Scutt's date and place of birth/baptism are unknown,
Joan Shaw's date and place of birth/baptism are unknown, to
me. As Joan wife of John Scutt of
Wolfshill she was buried on 2 October 1697.
John Scutt and Joan Shaw had 2 known children:
Thomas Scutt was baptised on 6 January 1691/2 in West
Chiltington, at which time his parents were of Wolfshill. Another
Thomas Scutt was baptised on 4 October 1692 in Pulborough,
the son of of
(1657-1718) and Avis Searle
(c1665-1695). One of them married
Avis Woods in
William Scutt was baptised on 31 January 1693/4 in West
Chiltington, at which time his parents were of Wolfshill.
Might he have married
Ann Langley in 1728 and then
in 1734? Or did he
marry Hannah Parker on 5 February 1735/6 in Pulborough?
On 23 May 1741, William, wife Hannah and daughter Hannah were returned
to West Chiltington from Pulborough.
Another William Scutt
baptised in West Chiltington on 8 February 1689, the son of
There was another John Scutt
living in West Chiltington at the same time as the above. He was of
The following were the daughters of John Scutt,
but which John:
Hannah Scutt was baptised on 4 April 1695 in West
Ruth Scutt was baptised on 2 July 1696 in West
Chiltington. She may have married John Sotcher on
6 August 1721 in Sompting, Sussex. She was then of Lancing and he
The other John's wife was Mary, whom he had married in 1685, and she died in
1698. Did one of the John's then marry Mary Tilley on
20 May 1703 in Fittleworth, Sussex. He was then a husbandman of
Chiltington and she a widow of Pulborough.
A John Scutt of Chiltington left a will (ref. N 74) in
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