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Susanna FORD

Susanna FORD

Female Abt 1775 - 1841  (~ 66 years)    Has 8 ancestors and 55 descendants in this family tree.


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  • Name Susanna FORD 
    Relationshipwith Teresa Ann GOATHAM
    Born Abt 1775  Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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 
    • (assumed from baptism)
    Baptised 20 Jul 1775  St. Peter’s Church, Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 1 Nov 1841  Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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 
    • Died of "haemorrhage".
      GRO ref: TRANT, Susanna q4 1841 Kingsbridge RD 9 223
      The death was registered by her son Samuel, present at the death (carpenter resident in Stoke Fleming).
      The registrar was William Bartlett Hambling, father of her son-in-law to be, James Hambling.
    Death certificate for Susanna Ford
    Death certificate for Susanna Ford
    Buried 7 Nov 1841  St. Peter’s Church, Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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  [2
    • Gravestone
    Person ID I56  All | Teresa's direct ancestors
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2018 

    Father John FORD,   b. Abt 1745,   d. May 1802, Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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 ~ 57 years) 
    Mother Susanna FORD,   b. Abt 1752, Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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,   d. Sep 1822, Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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) 
    Banns of marriage 21 Apr 1771 to 5 May 1771  St. Peter’s Church, Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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  [3
    Married 28 May 1771  St. Peter’s Church, Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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  [4
    • There were 2 couples called John and Susanna Ford having children baptised in Stoke Fleming at the same time.
      In 1768 miller John Ford married Susanna Ford of Ermington.
      In 1771 cordwainer John Ford married Susanna Ford 'otp'.

      They appear to have only had 4 children between them.
      In 1773 a Grace and a John Ford, both children of 'John and Susanna' were baptised. One child must have been a child of each but I don't know which.

      In 1775 a Susanna was baptised, with another in 1778. There was no burial of a Susanna in Stoke Fleming between the 2 dates so I think each couple had one. The 1778 PR entry shows that the father was John the miller, so presumably the Susanna baptised in 1775 was the daughter of John the cordwainer.

      My ancestor Susanna who was one of these was consistently shown as aged 66 at death on her death certificate, her gravestone and the burial register entry. It would appear, therefore, that she was the daughter of John the cordwainer.

      The 2 fathers called John were probably those buried in Stoke Fleming in  1812 (baptized 1741), and in 1802 (age given as 57, implying born 1744 or 5, but no baptism to fit in Stoke Fleming Blackawton).
      The one who died in 1812 left a will, and the Inland Revenue copy survives at the Devon Heritage Centre. I have seen this and it was that of John the miller, so 'my' John probably died in 1802.

      Admon. was granted to another John,probably the John bapt in 1773.
      I need to check the will to see which John died then and who his family were.
      I suspect it was John the miller who died in 1812, both because the older John would have been more likely to marry in 1768 and because the more a person owned the more likely they were to leave a will, and a miller would usually have been wealthier than a shoemaker. However, plenty of shoemakers left wills, so this cannot be assumed. I will wait till I have information from the will before researching the Fords any further.
    Children 3 children 
    Family ID F36    |  Family Chart

    Family William TRANT,   b. 1778, Frogmore, Devon, 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,   d. 17 Jul 1857, Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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 79 years) 
    Married 18 Aug 1801  St. Peter’s Church, Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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  [5
    • From 1789 to 1802 (at least) many banns entries seem to be missing in the Stoke Fleming register, including that for William and Susanna.
    Children 5 children 
    Last Modified 5 Jul 2014 
    Family ID F29    |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1775 - Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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 MapsBaptised - 20 Jul 1775 - St. Peter’s Church, Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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 - 18 Aug 1801 - St. Peter’s Church, Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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 born - Susanna TRANT - Abt 1802 - Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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 born - Samuel TRANT - Abt 1807 - Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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 born - Elizabeth TRANT - 1812 - Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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 MapsDied - 1 Nov 1841 - Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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 - 7 Nov 1841 - St. Peter’s Church, Stoke Fleming, Devon, 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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  • Sources 
    1. [S293] Stoke Fleming - Parish Registers (FMP data), St Peter’s Church (Stoke Fleming, Devon), (brightsolid online publishing ltd. findmypast.com.), "Baptism of Susanna Ford,"; accessed 5 Jul 2014 (Reliability: 3).
      Under heading "Christenings in the Year 1775":
      "Susanna Daughter of John & Susanna Ford was bap: July 20th"

    2. [S197] Stoke Fleming - St Peters Church - m/f images, St. Peter’s Church (Stoke Fleming, Devon), Burial of Susanna TRANT 1841; DE/REG/57891/1-14 m/f 14, PR 10 (Reliability: 2).
      Susanna Trant
      No. 460.
      StokeflemingNov 666Ar Farwell
      Rector
      (under heading "Burials ... Stoke Fleming ... 1841&2" - before the change to 1842)

    3. [S197] Stoke Fleming - St Peters Church - m/f images, St. Peter’s Church (Stoke Fleming, Devon), Banns for Marriage of John FORD and Susanna FORD; DE/REG/57891/1-14 m/f 10, PR 5, 6, 7 (Reliability: 2).
      "Banns of Marriage between John Ford of this Parish Cordwainer and Susanna Ford of this Parish, Spinster were published on the three Sundays underwritten:
      That is to say, On Sunday, the 21th of April 1771by me Geo: Goodridge Rector
      On Sunday, the 28th of April 1771by me Geo: Goodridge Rector
      On Sunday, the fifth day of May 1771 by me Geo: Goodridge Rector"

    4. [S197] Stoke Fleming - St Peters Church - m/f images, St. Peter’s Church (Stoke Fleming, Devon), Marriage of John FORD and Susanna FORD; DE/REG/57891/1-14 m/f 9, PR 5 (Reliability: 3).
      "John Ford the Younger Cordwainer of this Parish and Susanna Ford of this Parish, Spinster were Married in this Church by Banns this 28th. Day of December in the Year One Thousand Seven Hundred and Seventy One by me Geo: Goodridge Rector.
         This Marriage was      { John Ford junr
      solemnized between Us { Susanna Ford
        In the    { William Ford
      Presence of { Daniel Yeoman"
      (Daniel Yeoman was witness at most weddings around this time so probably Parish Clerk)

    5. [S197] Stoke Fleming - St Peters Church - m/f images, St. Peter’s Church (Stoke Fleming, Devon), Marriage of William TRANT and Susanna FORD; DE/REG/57891/1-14 m/f 9, PR 5 (Reliability: 3).
      "William Trant of this Parish, Carpenter and Susanna Ford of this Parish, Spinster were Married in this Church by Banns this Eighteenth Day of August in the Year One Thousand Eight Hundred and One by me Willm Manley Rector.
         This Marriage was      { William Trant
      solemnized between Us { The Sign \\\\ of Susanna Ford
        In the    { John Spory
      Presence of { Robt: Washer "
      (Robert Washer was witness at most weddings around this time so probably Parish Clerk)