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John SLADDEN

John SLADDEN

Male 1613 - 1673  (~ 60 years)    Has 12 ancestors and 14 descendants in this family tree.


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  • Name John SLADDEN 
    Relationshipwith Teresa Ann GOATHAM
    Born
    • About 1614 from age on his marriage licence
    Baptised 11 Apr 1613  St. Mary the Virgin’s Church, Selling, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • From PR entry (image on FMP, viewed 17 Jan 2020)
      "John Sladen sonne of Richarde Sladen was baptised the xith day of Aprill /."
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Household servant and butler 
    From Nov 1636 to Feb 1636/37  Eastry, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • Giving evidence John said he had been  'household servant and butler to Mr William Argent and the Lady Mary Nevinson his wife where he now dwell in Eastry', since 'Allhallowtide last past was two years till about Candlemas then next following'
    Occupation Yeoman 
    From 1638  Walmer, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • By 1638 when described as a yeoman and of Walmer at the time he was a witness in a case in the Court of Chivalry. Again recorded as a yeoman in 1642 when he obtained a marriage licence.
    Court Deponent in case in the Court of Chivalry 
    17 Aug 1638  Chequer Inn, Canterbury, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • This case can be read about in full on the BHO website.

      John's deposition:
      [Cur Mil I, fos.175r-181v, Defence depositions]

      Taken before commissioners Sir Edward Master and John Sackett, clerk, on 17 August 1638 in the Checkar Inn, in the city of Canterbury.
      fos.177r-178r (Witness 1), John Sladden of Walmer, co. Kent, yeoman, lived there for 2 years, before that at Selling, co. Kent, aged about 23

      To Crayford's defence:

      1. He had known Crayford for 4 years and Crayford was from an 'ancient and gentle stock & family'.

      2-3. The witness was 'household servant & butler to Mr William Argent and the Lady Mary Nevinson his wife where he now dwell in Eastry', since 'Allhallowtide last past was two years till about Candlemas then next following and in that time often times heard Marie Nevinson bidd some or other then were unto her call Will foole (meaning naming and demonstrating William Crayford) to dynner. At times in that time she speaking to William Crayford himself then present hath bidd him say come Will foole sitt down to dinner. After and in the time happening between Christmas and Candlemas last past was two years the witness was in the buttery of Mr Argent's house (where Mr Crayford and his wife the Lady Nevinson's daughter then sojourned) hearing a great noise or struggling in the chamber over his head (which was Mr Crayford and his wifes bedchamber) presentlie stepped up the staires to see what the matter was, when at the staires coming out his chamber he mett Mr William Crayford much discontented and there in the chamber Mr William Argent and Mr Crayfords wife and none else that he observed. Whereupon he immediately followed Mr William Crayford downe the staires againe into Mr Argent's hall, where he found him bleeding at the nose as though he had latelie before received some blowe. Soon after which came hither unto them Dame Marie Nevinson and verie disgracefully called Mr William Crayford rogue and rascall and bade him out of doores.'

      Signed by John Sladden and by the two commissioners.
    Died 26 Oct 1673 
    Buried St. Mary’s Church, Walmer, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • In 1759 the Rev Bryan Faussett noted:
      "In the Chancell. ... On a Flat Stone. Here lieth the Body of John SLADDEN, he died the 26th of October 1673 aged 60. He had Sonne and 3 Daughters, Benjamin, Mary, Ann, and Sarah."
      Also recorded by Zechariah Cozens in about 1795, who described the location as "within the altar rails, at the South side".
      (both the above from the KAS website)
    Person ID I30229  All
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2020 

    Father Richard SLADDEN,   b. Est 1584,   d. Aft 1642  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Mother Joane GOODHEWE,   b. Est 1586,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 10 Jul 1609  St. Mary the Virgin’s Church, Selling, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • From PR entry (image on FMP, viewed 17 Jan 2020)
      "Richarde Sladen and Joane Goodhewe were maried the xth day of Julie"
    Children 5 children 
    Family ID F11623    |  Family Chart

    Family Ann MARLTON,   bap. 9 Oct 1608, St. Leonard’s Church, Deal, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 14 Jun 1679, St. Mary’s Church, Walmer, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 23 May 1642  St. Mary Northgate Church, Canterbury, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • From PR entry (image on FMP, viewed 17 Jan 2020)
      "May 23 John Sladden and An Hurlestone Wid: by Lic:"
      Only 3 children's baptisms were recorded in Walmer between 1647 and 1652; John and Ann may well have had other children during this gap. No baptisms in PRs between 1655 and 1677.
    Marriage License 23 May 1642  Canterbury, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • "Sladden, John, of Walmer, yeom., ba.,
      about 27, whose father, Richard
      Sladden, consents, and Ann Hurlestone
      of Deal, w. of Thomas Hurlestone,
      late s. p., dec. At S. M.
      Northgate, Cant. William Sladden
      of Newchurch, grazier, bonds. May
      23, 1642."
    Children 4 children 
    Last Modified 11 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F11625    |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBaptised - 11 Apr 1613 - St. Mary the Virgin’s Church, Selling, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Household servant and butler - From Nov 1636 to Feb 1636/37 - Eastry, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Yeoman - From 1638 - Walmer, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 May 1642 - St. Mary Northgate Church, Canterbury, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 23 May 1642 - Canterbury, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsChild bapt - Benjamin SLADDEN - 8 Oct 1643 - St. Mary’s Church, Walmer, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsChild bapt - Mary SLADDEN - 1 Jan 1644/45 - St. Mary’s Church, Walmer, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsChild bapt - Ann SLADDEN - 4 Apr 1647 - St. Mary’s Church, Walmer, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsChild bapt - Sarah SLADDEN - 3 Jun 1652 - St. Mary’s Church, Walmer, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Mary’s Church, Walmer, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
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