Luke Wadey

b. 12 May 1799, d. 22 August 1878
FatherEdward Wady b. 19 Feb 1764, d. Dec 1834
MotherAnn Barnett b. 20 Oct 1771, d. 1856
     Luke Wadey was born in 1799 at West Chiltington, Sussex, England.
Luke Wadey was baptized on 12 May 1799 at West Chiltington, Sussex, England.1,2 He was the son of Edward Wady and Ann Barnett.
Luke Wadey married Mary Mitchell, daughter of John Mitchell and Mary (?), on 24 February 1821 at Portslade, Sussex, England. Luke is "of Portslade" and Mary is "of Hangleton". Witnesses were James Wadey and Ann Wadey.3,4
Luke Wadey was a shepherd in 1824.5
On 7 June 1841 Luke Wadey and Mary Mitchell lived at Mill Cottage, Portslade, Sussex, England.
Luke Wadey was a shepherd and remained this all his life.
On 30 March 1851 Luke Wadey and Mary Mitchell lived at Cobdon, Sullington, Sussex, England.6
On 7 April 1861 Luke Wadey and Mary Mitchell lived at Benfield House, Hangleton, Sussex, England. A drawing of Benfields House is contained in the Sussex Record Society publication "Sussex Views 1901 to 1951" on page 71. The house was built in 1611 and destroyed by fire in 1871. It is also in Sussex Archaeological Collections, Vol 10.
Luke Wadey witnessed the death of Mary Mitchell on 26 November 1864 at Drove, Portslade, Sussex, England; She died of bronchitis (4 days).7
Luke Wadey witnessed the marriage of Henry Wadey and Mary Packham on 12 December 1868 at St Nicholas Church, Brighton, Sussex, England.8
On 2 April 1871 Luke Wadey lived at Little Hangleton, Portslade, Sussex, England, a widower aged 72 years living with his daughter Eliza and her husband Henry Nicholas.1
Luke Wadey witnessed the marriage of Richard Wadey and Sarah Ann Bennett on 24 April 1875 at Brighton, Sussex, England; Sarah is a widow, married name Gammans.9
Luke Wadey died on 22 August 1878 at Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, Sussex, England, at age 79. He died of strangulated temporal hernia (2 days) P.M.10

Family

Mary Mitchell b. 21 Apr 1799, d. 26 Nov 1864
Marriage*
Luke Wadey married Mary Mitchell, daughter of John Mitchell and Mary (?), on 24 February 1821 at Portslade, Sussex, England. Luke is "of Portslade" and Mary is "of Hangleton". Witnesses were James Wadey and Ann Wadey.3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S71] 1871 Census for England, "RG10 piece 1093 folio 9 page 10."
  2. [S392] Webpage FamilySeach.org (http://www.familysearch.org/) "Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I03189-4; GS Film number: 1040975."
  3. [S26] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  4. [S231] Letter from Betty Bauerle, 5415 Willowbend Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77096, USA, to Geoffrey Barber, dated 14 Oct 1990 (GG Barber Private Archives, Perth, W. Australia).
  5. [S25] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "Luke Wadey baptism."
  6. [S18] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1650 folio 182 page 9."
  7. [S385] Copy death certificate of Mary Wadey, died 26 Nov 1864, registered 26 Nov 1864 in the Registration District of Steyning, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 170).
  8. [S50] Copy marriage certificate of Henry Wadey and Mary Packham, married 12 Dec 1868 in the Registration District of Brighton, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 390).
  9. [S246] Webpage Ancestry.co.uk (http://www.ancestry.co.uk/) "Place: Brighton, Sussex, England; Collection: St Peter; -; Date Range: 1873 - 1876; Film Number: 1067137."
  10. [S37] Copy death certificate of Luke Wadey, died 22 Aug 1878, registered 26 Aug 1878 in the Registration District of Brighton, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 135).