FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
EDWARD WOODHULL AND
MARY ROBINS


Edward Woodhull was born in about 1595 of Mollington, Oxfordshire. He married Mary Robins 26 November 1619 in Mollington.

Edward Woodhull marriage

Marriage record for Edward Woodhull and Mary Robins in Mollington:
"Edwarde Woodhulle and Marye Robins were maryedd xxvith day of November 1619"



Their son, Anthony Wodhull of Cropredy, husbandman, left a will written 16 July 1660, and proven 22 May 1662. The will provides the family structure. His will mentions sister Ann Batchelor of Little Bourton, sister Alis Buckston of Pinley Green, Warwickshire, sister Mary Ward of Barford, Wardington, and sister Frances Elkinton of Cropredy:

In the name of God Amen I Anthony Wodhull of Cropr'dy in the County of Ox'on husbandman sick in body but of good and perfect memory thanks be to allmighty God doe make this my last will and testam't in man'er and forme following first I give and bequeath my soule to Allmighty God my Creator & savio'r and redeemer by whose passion suffering I doe hope to be redeemed And for my worldly goods I dispose as followeth first I give and bequeath unto John Blagrove of Cropr'dy in the County of Ox'on aforesaid, yeoman, All my house and lands in trust to these uses followinge viz. I give and bequeath unto my sister Ann Batchelor of Little Bourton and to hir assignes the sum'e of 25li Item I give and bequeath to my sister Alis Buckston of Pinly Greene in the County of Warr. and to hir assignes the like sum'e of 25li Item I give and bequeath to my sister Mary Ward of Barford in ye said County of Warr. and to hir assignes the like sum'e of 25li. furthermore I give unto my sister Frances Elkinton of Cropr'dy and to hir assignes all the rest of my worldly good & estate my debts and funerall expences beinge dischardged who I doe make ordaine and appoynt my sole Executrix of this my last will and Testament. Always p'vided my further will is that the said John Blagrave (to whom I doe wholly dispose in trust my estate as aforesaid) shall be kept endempnified and fully satisfied for whatsoev' Chardge or trouble he shall sustaine in the defence or performance of ye said trust at the equall Charge of my aforesaid four sisters.


Edward and Mary had the following children:


1. Richard, christened 13 September 1621in Mollington; buried 1 December 1625 in Mollington.


*2. Anne, christened 19 October 1623 in Mollington; married John Batchelor.

Anne Woodhull baptism

Baptism record for Anne Woodhull in Mollington: "Ane Wodhull the daughter of Edward Wodhull and Marye his wife wase baptized the xix daye of Octoberis"



3. Frances, christened 23 October 1625 in Mollington; married Mr. Elkenton of Cropredy.


4. Alice, christened 17 May 1628 in Mollington; married Mr. Buckston of Pinley Green, Warwickshire.


5. Mary, christened 24 April 1631 in Mollington; married Mr. Ward of Barford, Warwickshire.


6. Anthony, christened 19 January 1634 in Mollington; buried 24 July 1660 in Cropredy.



SOURCES: Mollington parish register; The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 45, 1891.