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John Featherstone

Male 1780 - Bef 1834  (< 53 years)


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  • Name John Featherstone  [1
    Born 22 Nov 1780  Speldhurst, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 14 Jan 1781  St Mary the Virgin, Speldhurst, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • son of Amigal and Sarah
    Name John Fetherston 
    Name John Fetherstone 
    Occupation 1815  [3
    a baker (of Southborough) 
    Occupation 1822  [3
    a box maker (perhaps of Tunbridge Ware?) 
    Residence 1822  Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1824  [1
    a box maker (perhaps of Tunbridge Ware?) 
    Reference Number 5088 
    Reference Number P7833 
    Residence 1824  Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died Bef 13 Jan 1834  Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • age 53
    Buried 13 Jan 1834  Tonbridge, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    • (age 53)
    Person ID I5088  Featherstone Main
    Last Modified 12 Mar 2015 

    Father Armigil Fetherston,   b. Abt 1744, Birling, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Sarah Powell,   b. Abt 1754,   d. 1820, Frant, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married 12 Nov 1774  St Mary the Virgin, Speldhurst, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 12 November 1774 marriage of Armigill and Sarah Powel bachelor andspinster St Mary the Virgin, Speldhurst, Kent

      Speldhurst Parish Register
      The year 1774 page 42

      No. 164 Armigill Feverstone of this Parish Batchelor and Sarah Pavel ofthe same Parish, spinster married in this church by banns this twelthday of November in the year one thousand seven hundred and seventy fourby me Vander Lane the curate of Leigh.

      Armigill Feverstone his mark

      Sarah Powell her mark

      In the presence of James Nye, Ann Naylor? And ????||M15521
    Family ID F1839  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sophia East,   b. Abt 1786,   d. 1826, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1803  Speldhurst, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Speldhurst Parish Register
      1803 page 17
      no. 280 John Featherstone of this parish batchelor and Sophia East ofthis parish, spinster married in this church by banns this twenty sixthday of December in the year one thousand eight hundred and three by meWilliam Gordon Min. Both signed. In the presence of Katherine Davies,Mary Collins, John Maynard and James Banks. both of this parish afterpublication of banns (batchelor/spinster)
    Children 
     1. James Featherstone,   b. 23 Jun 1804, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Sarah Featherstone,   b. 04 Oct 1806, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. George Featherstone,   b. 24 Mar 1809, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary Ann Featherstone,   b. 14 May 1811, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1812, Tonbridge, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. John Featherstone,   b. Abt 1813, Tonbridge, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Maria Featherstone,   b. Abt 1815, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Edward Featherstone,   b. Abt 1822, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1893, 2a.577, Dover, KEN, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
     8. Sophia Featherstone,   b. 1824, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1826, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F2148  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ellen Meades,   b. Abt 1786, Rotherfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1852, 2a.221, Tonbridge, KEN, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married 16 Dec 1827  Speldhurst, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Joanna Featherstone,   b. Abt 1814, Rotherfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1877, Tonbridge, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years)
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F2156  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] parish registers, At church, (Unknown).

    2. [S1827] Baptism register Parish of Speldhurst, Kent, At church, (Church, Period, -2011), Speldhurst Parish Register
      This page contains the Baptisms at Tunbridge Wells Chapell the year 1780continued
      Baptisms at Tunbridge Wells Chapell 1781
      John son of Armigal and Sarah Fetherstone born November 22 baptized Jany14 1781

      there is a burial at Tonbridge of John Featherstone age 53 on 13 January1834 (SOG KE/R/189) - his year of birth would be 1781.

      Note I am assuming John Featherstone who married Sophia is the JohnFeatherstone son of Armiger - due to location, time and bakers shop. Ineed more proof to be sure.

    3. [S176] Baptism Register Parish of Tonbridge, (Period, -2011).

    4. [S123] Parish Records Tonbridge.

    5. [S5] parish registers, At church, (Unknown), Speldhurst Parish Register
      This page contains the Baptisms at Tunbridge Wells Chapell the year 1780continued
      Baptisms at Tunbridge Wells Chapell 1781
      John son of Armigal and Sarah Fetherstone born November 22 baptized Jany14 1781

      there is a burial at Tonbridge of John Featherstone age 53 on 13 January1834 (SOG KE/R/189) - his year of birth would be 1781.

      Note I am assuming John Featherstone who married Sophia is the JohnFeatherstone son of Armiger - due to location, time and bakers shop. Ineed more proof to be sure.

    6. [S1824] Burial Register Parish of Tonbridge, Kent, (Period, -2014), burial at Tonbridge of John Featherstone age 53 on 13 January 1834 (SOGKE/R/189) - his year of birth would be 1781.

    7. [S5] parish registers, At church, (Unknown), both of this parish after publication of banns (batchelor/spinster).

    8. [S1829] Marriage Register Parish of Speldhurst, Kent, At church, (KFHS, Period, -2011), Speldhurst Parish Records

      1827 page 23 Marriages Solemnized in the Parish of Speldhurst in theCounty of Kent

      No. 69 John Featherstone of this parish, widower and Ellen Meades ofthis parish widow were married in this church by banns this sixteenthday of December in the year one thousand eight hundred and twenty sevenby me John James Saint, curate. John signed, Ellen made her mark. In thepresence of William Roberts and Thos Brooks.