FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
RICHARD AND CATHERINE SIDDOWNE
Richard Siddowne was born in about 1580 of Tettenhall. He married Catherine. Richard is mentioned in a rent roll for the manor of Tettenhall Regis in 1604:
These pay at St. Mary Day:
Rich. Siddown of ye Mill 0 10
Richard and Catherine had the following child:
*1. Catherine, christened 15 December 1602 in Tettenhall;
married Robert Granger 17 December 1629 in Tettenhall.
Catherine Siddowne's baptism record in the Tettenhall
2. Elenor, married Jacobus Clemson 3 August 1629 in
Richard Siddowne was buried 29 April 1634 in Tettenhall.
Catherine Siddowne, died as a widow, and was buried 1 September
1642 in Tettenhall.
Catherine Siddowne's burial record in the Tettenhall
Other Siddownes found in the early Tettenhall registers:
William Siddown (possibly Richard's brother) married
Eliner Hoptonne 14 June 1614 in Tettenhall, and has children
baptized in Tettenhall: Anne (1614), Marie (1617), Elnor (1620),
William (1622), Beatrix (1625), and John (1628). William was
buried 18 July 1628 in Tettenhall.
William, junior, was buried 30 July 1642 in Tettenhall.
There are no Siddowns listed in A List of Families in the Archdeaconry of Stafford, 1532-3 in Tettenhall, but they are found about eight miles away in Wednesbury. The census was taken in the "Paroche of Weddysbere on Pacion Sounday".
William Sedown, Elizabeth, uxor eius, Agnes, Richard, Joyce,
Elizabeth, Joan, Alice, Nicholas.
Laurence Sedown, a "syngullmen" was also
listed separately in Wednesbury.
SOURCE: Tettenhall parish register; A History
of the Parish of Tettenhall in the County of Staffordshire,
James P. Jones; A Visitation of the Seats and Arms of the
Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain, John Bernard Burke;
www.findmypast.com; A List of Families in the Archdeaconry of
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