FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
RICHARD NICKSON AND
JENNETT WILLES




Richard Nickson was christened 5 December 1655 in Leyland, the son of William Nickson. He married Jennett Willes 2 February 1680 in Croston, Lancashire (a parish about three miles from Eccleston).


Richard Nickson marriage

Marriage record for Richard Nickson and Jennett Willes in Croston:
"Rich Nickson Ffeb the 2d: 1680 - Rich: Nickson & Genett Willes both of Croston were maried at Croston with banes"



Richard and Jennett had the following children:


1. Ann, christened 27 March 1681 in Croston.


2. Elizabeth, christened 1 November 1683 in Croston; 25 January 1690/1 in Croston.


*3. Genet (Jennett or Janet), christened 16 May 1686 in Croston; married Robert Hilton 11 July 1706 in Eccleston.

Janet Nixon baptism

16 M  Baptism record of Janet Nixon in Croston: "May 16 - Genet dr of Rich. Nickson of Croston"


4. Richard, christened 9 September 1688 in Croston.


5. William, buried 15 March 1690/1 in Croston "of Xton".


6. William, christened 6 August 1692 in Croston; buried 16 September 1692 in Croston.


7. William, christened 2 May 1695 of Eccleston; buried 22 May 1695 in Croston.


8. Alice, christened 3 August 1701 of Eccleston.



SOURCE: Eccleston parish register; Croston parish register; www.ancestry.co.uk.




FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
WILLIAM NICKSON


William Nickson was born in about 1630 of Leyland, Lancashire.


William had the following child:


*1. Richard, christened 5 December 1655 in Leyland; married Jennett Willes 2 February 1680 in Croston.



SOURCE: Leyland parish register; Croston parish register; www.ancestry.co.uk.