and Mary RICHARDSON (1740-?)
William West and Mary Richardson were my 5x Great
here to see their place in my pedigree chart.) They married
by banns on 29 September 1760 at the parish church of St. Peter's in Cowfold, Sussex. They were both then
of Cowfold. William signed his name and Mary made her X mark. The witnesses
to their marriage were Richard Moore
(marked) and Henry Wady (signed). They were married by the
Vicar, Charles Ashburnham. The banns were published in
Cowfold on 14, 21 and 28 March 1760.
William West was baptised on 1 October 1731 in Shermanbury, Sussex.
He was the son of
Nicholas West (1704-1786) and
Sarah Roberts (1708-1758). He
was buried on 15 November 1762 in Cowfold and it was recorded in the burial
register that he was the son of Nicholas and Sarah.
Mary Richardson was baptised on 24 February 1739/40 in Bolney,
Sussex. She was the daughter of
Richardson (1706-1760) and Mary (?-1753).
William West and Mary
Richardson had 2 known children:
West, my 4x Great Grandmother, was born and baptised on 15
December 1760 in Cowfold. She married
Dowlen in 1783. (They have their own page.)
was baptised on 5 August 1762 in Cowfold. His mother's name was
recorded as Sarah in the baptism register. John married
in 1804. (They have their own page.)
This page was reviewed on 24 April 2012