and Judith THORPE (1696-1777)
Richard Tugwell and Judith Thorpe married on 23 January 1723/4 in Buxted,
Sussex. At the time of
their marriage Richard was of Warnham and Judith of Buxted. (They were
not my direct ancestors. Judith was the niece of my 8x Great
Grandfather, Richard Thorpe.)
Richard Tugwell was born
on 7 March 1689/90 and baptised on 8 April 1690 in Warnham, Sussex. He
was the son of Richard Tugwell (1669-?) and Ann. Richard was
buried on 23 March 1768 in Buxted.
was baptised on 27 September 1696 in Buxted, nearly 7 months after the
death of her father. Her mother's name was not recorded in the
baptism register. She was the daughter of
Benedict Thorpe (1666-1696) and
or Mary Poolly. Judith was buried on 4 February 1777 in Buxted.
Before her marriage she had an illegitimate son:
Benjamin Thorpe was
baptised on 17 September 1721 in Buxted.
Richard Tugwell and
Judith Thorpe had 3 known children:
Mary Tugwell was
baptised on 7 June 1724 in Buxted.
Richard Tugwell was
baptised on 5 March 1726/7 in Buxted. He was buried on 7 August 1803
in Buxted. His will was dated 1 March 1792 and he was then of
Maresfield. His estate was valued at less than £300 and he
requested to be buried close to his wife. He left half his estate
to his daughter Elizabeth, £5 to his daughter Mary and the remainder to
be invested for Mary. He appointed his brother Johan and his son
William, a cordwainer of Glynd as trustees.
Elizabeth Winson on 4 April 1749
Elizabeth was buried on 9
February 1792 in Buxted.
Richard and Elizabeth had 2 known children:
Mary Tugwell was baptised on 31 December 1749 in
Buxted. Mary married Charles Nicolas by banns
on 12 May 1774 in Buxted. She was then of Buxted and he was
Elizabeth Tugwell was baptised on 6 May 1753 in
Buxted. Elizabeth married Richard Walter by
banns on 29 April 1782 in Buxted.
John Tugwell was
baptised on 29 May 1730 in Buxted. He married
Elizabeth Skinner in
1751. (They have their own page.)
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