John Partridge was born in about 1650 of
Crudwell, Wiltshire, the son of Thomas and Margaret Partridge.
He married Mary. John was a husbandman in Crudwell, and was
shown as a husbandman of Murcot in his son Thomas' christening.
John died and was buried 8 September 1682 in Crudwell.
Burial record for John Partridge in Crudwell:
"John Partrige of this parish husbandman was buried
September the eighth, that hee was buried in woollen onely
accordinge to the Art: & was certified by John Hopkins
vicar of Haukerton"
John and Mary had the following children:
, buried 24 September 1676 in Crudwell.
, christened 2 June 1678 in Crudwell.
, christened 10 July 1681 in Crudwell; married
Richard Peere 24 December 1700 in Crudwell.
Baptism record for Mary Partridge in Crudwell
, christened 3 April 1683 in Crudwell (born seven
months after his father's death); buried 27 July 1684 in
Crudwell: "John Partridge of Estcourt ye son of widow
SOURCES: Crudwell parish register; www.ancestry.co.uk.
FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
THOMAS AND MARGARET PARTRIDGE
Thomas Partridge was born in about 1620 of Eastcourt in
Crudwell, most likely the son of John Partridge. He was a yeoman
farmer. Thomas married Margaret.
Margaret died and was buried 18 September 1670 in Crudwell.
Burial record for Margaret Partridge in Crudwell:
"Margaratta uxor Thomas Partridge sepulta eadem die"
Thomas married again to Mary, who is mentioned in his will.
Thomas died and was buried 11 September 1675
Burial record for Thomas Partridge in Crudwell:
"Thomas Partridge seputus Septembris undecimo"
Thomas left a will dated 8 September 1675 and proven 26
Will of Thomas Partridge, 1676
In the name of God Amen, I Thomas Partridge of
Eastcotte in the parish of Crudwell in the County of
Wilts, yeoman, though weake in body yet of perfect
memory and understanding, praised be God, doe make and
constitute my last will and testament on this eighth
day of September in the yeer of our Lord God one
thousand sixe hundred seventy and five in manner and
Imprimis, I bequeath my soul into the hands of
Almighty God trusting that of his mercy through the
merits of the Lord Jesus Christ he will forgive my
sins and receive it to glory. My body to the earth to
be buried with Christian burial according to the
descretion of my executor hereunder mentioned.
Item, I give unto Mary Burghefer of Eastcotte
aforesaid widow the summe of twenty shillings.
Item, I give unto Nicholas Humphrys of Oaksy in
the County of Wilts, labourer, the summe of three
shillings foure pence.
Item those household goods which Mary my wife
brought unto mee at my marriage with her the said
Mary, my will is that they be left to her disposal
according to articles between us in that behalf.
Lastly, all other my goods and chattels I give
unto my sonne John Partridge, whom I constitute and
appoint sole executor of this my last will and
testament hereby revoking all other wils and
testaments whatsoever in witnesse whereof
I have hereunto set my hand and seal the day and year
Signed and sealed in presence of Norrys Jameson,
Thomas and Margaret had the following children:
, born in about 1650 of Crudwell;
married Mary; buried 8 September 1682 in Crudwell.
SOURCES: Crudwell parish register; will of Thomas
John Pattridge was born in about 1580 of Crudwell. The
Crudwell parish register began in 1605, but there are
gaps in the early record. The Bishops Transcripts cover
the years 1605 to 1609, 1619 to 1623, and 1631 to 1635.
The parish registers survive from 1659 on. No record has
been found for Thomas Partridge, but John Pattridge has
children christened in the early 1600s, and may be
John had the following children:
, christened 29 January 1606 in
, christened 2 April 1607 in Crudwell.
, born in about 1620 of Crudwell.
SOURCE: Crudwell Bishop's Transcripts.