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Moretonhampstead

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Isolated families
Isolated individuals

Linked families

1 Richard Wills married Sarah Floud 9/10/1722
Children:
2 Edward Wills baptised 17/7/1725
3 Richard Wills baptised 25/5/1728
4 Mary Wills baptised 6/6/1731
5 William Wills baptised 6/1/1733
6 Thomas Wills baptised 13/6/1738

3 Richard Wills married Mary Wrayford 5/11/1757; He was probably married before as his eldest children pre-date the marriage to Mary Wrayford. Richard was buried 9/12/1789; Mary was buried 22/2/1795. I had previously thought that he had married Elizabeth Shears in 1764 but this now seems impossible!
Children:
7 George Wills baptised 19/4/1752
8 John Wills baptised 18/10/1754
9 Betty Wills baptised 2/2/1757. Married Jacob Berry 21/1/1776
10 Samuel Wills baptised 1/1/1760
11 Richard Wills baptised 24/8/1760
12 Mary Wills baptised 25/12/1761
13 Edward Wills baptised 4/3/1764
14 Joseph Wills baptised 25/12/1765

5 William Wills married Sarah Connett 20/8/1758
Children:
15 Sarah Wills baptised 11/3/1759
16 William Wills baptised 5/7/1761
17 Ann Wills baptised 30/1/1763
18 Mary Wills baptised 25/12/1764
19 Elizabeth Wills baptised 1/3/1767
20 Joseph Wills baptised 23/4/1769
21 Grace Wills baptised 25/4/1771
22 Jane Wills baptised 1/11/1773
23 Debrough Wills baptised 5/7/1777
24 Joseph Wills baptised 2/8/1778

15 Sarah Wills
Child:
25 Isaac Wills baptised 25/12/1779. Believed to have moved to Bovey Tracey

16 William Wills married Mary Tozer 21/2/1790; married Ann Tozer 30/11/1797.
From the diary of Silvester Treleaven: " 1799, Tue Dec 31st. This morning died of an obstruction in his Bowels William Wills Junr. aged 39 years. About ten hours before he died (at the particular request of himself and friends) his Apothecary gave him twelve ounces of Quicksilver, but it had not the desired effect"
Children:
26 Mary Wills baptised 20/11/1791
27 Ann Wills baptised 24/2/1799

28 Robert Wills married Jane Langbridge 8/6/1778. Robert came from Bridford and is in my family tree. Details of his parents and brothers and sisters can be found there. Robert was buried 4/8/1841; but Jane died much earlier and was buried 10/2/1804 aged 52 years. After her death Robert married Joanna Croot (herself a widow) 4/12/1804.
Children:
29 John Wills baptised 12/4/1784
30 Robert Wills baptised 6/1/1791

30 Robert Wills married Grace Lightfoot 26/12/1816
Children:
31 John Wills baptised 16/11/1817
32 Mary Wills baptised 14/3/1819. Married Frank Peters 25/12/1841. 1 son and 5 daughters
33 Jane Wills baptised 18/2/1821. Married George Hubert Channon 29/8/1844
34 Ann Wills baptised 3/3/1822. Married Richard Burge 3/10/1845
35 Sarah Wills baptised 3/8/1823
36 Elizabeth Wills baptised 10/10/1824. Married John Taverner 14/8/1848
37 George Wills baptised 23/9/1827

40 John Wills
Children:
41 John Wills baptised 16/2/1806
42 James Wills baptised 4/9/1808
43 James Wills baptised 20/1/1817

41 John Wills married Jane Davis 15/11/1830
Children:
44 Elizabeth Mary Wills baptised 29/3/1831
45 James Wills baptised 20/7/1834
I believe that John later married Elizabeth Morry 12/10/1834 though this might be a different family
Children:
46 Mary Jane Wills baptised 3/5/1835
47 John Wills baptised 10/9/1837
48 William Wills baptised 1/3/1840
49 Anna Maria Wills baptised 15/5/1842
50 Susan Ann Wills baptised 17/3/1844
51 Emmeline Wills baptised 5/7/1846
52 Francis Wills baptised 22/10/1848

Isolated families

82 John Wills
Children:
83 Martha Wills baptised 15/11/1674
84 John Wills baptised 1/1/1676 - mother given as Phillepa
85 John Wills baptised 25/2/1678

53 William Wills married Ellin Cruse 17/1/1681
Children:
54 Mary Wills baptised 17/11/1682
55 William Wills baptised 11/6/1684

56 Walter Wills married Catherine (surname unknown) 10/9/1734. Moved to North Bovey
Child:
57 James Wills baptised 9/5/1736

58 John Wills married Mary Lee 10/9/1832. In the 1851 census this family were living at Lower Hill, North Bovey. John was from Bridford, the son of William and Elizabeth.
Children:
59 Wiiliam Wills baptised 30/8/1835
60 George Wills baptised 29/4/1838
61 Sarah Wills baptised 10/4/1842
62 Mary Ann Wills baptised 25/5/1845
63 Susan Wills baptised 11/1/1846
64 Miriam Wills baptised 6/2/1848

Isolated individuals

65 Dennes Willes married Hugh Waringe 4/5/1607
66 Elizabeth Willes married James Westcott 5/4/1624
67 Alice Wills married George Mawrie 13/4/1624
68 Anne Willes married John Brocke 26/7/1636
69 Joane Wills married William Tinckcombe 1/2/1665
70 Elizabeth Wills married Edward Langworthy 6/6/1680
71 John Wills married Ann Frost 3/8/1760. John is the son of John and Grace from Lustleigh
72 Rose Wills married John Keslake 14/1/1781
73 Susanna Wills married John Nosworthy of Neadon, Manaton, 26/6/1799. Susanna was the daughter of Mr G Wills of Moor.
74 John Wills married Ann Christopher 1812. John was a widower from Chagford.
75 George Wills married Susanna Cuming 17/5/1805. George was from Lower Hisley, Lustleigh.
76 John Wills married Mary Cuming 4/9/1805. This may be John, 40, above.
77 Garland Langworthy Wills married Susanna Germon 4/7/1808. Garland was a shipbreaker from Plymouth. He moved to Dartmouth and was buried at St Saviour's, Dartmouth on 2/4/1849. Note that Silvester Treleaven's diary states that Susan Germon married Richard Wills of Plymouth.
78 John Wills married Elizabeth Cann 11/6/1821
79 Sarah Wills married William Baker 28/4/1839
80 Thomas Wills baptised 22/3/1645 - father Thomas
81 Edward Wils baptised 2/10/1662 - father William
82 Richard Wills married Elizabeth Shears 18/5/1764
83 William Wills married Ann Tozer 30/11/1797. William came from Bridford according to the parish records.
84 Richard Wills - buried 9/12/1789
85 Mary Wills (widow) - buried 22/2/1795
86 Grace Wills, daughter of Agnes - buried 28/8/1800
87 Joan Wills, aged 74 - buried 22/12/1815
88 Mary Wills, aged 39 - buried 1/2/1825
89 Sarah Wills, aged 2 - buried 9/4/1826
90 Elizabeth Mary Wills, aged 2 - buried 7/7/1833
91 Sarah Wills, aged 6 - buried 2/5/1841

 
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