Mary Mitchell

b. 21 April 1799, d. 26 November 1864
FatherJohn Mitchell b. c 1770
MotherMary (?) b. c 1770
     Mary Mitchell was born in 1799 at Fletching, Sussex, England.
Mary Mitchell was baptized on 21 April 1799 at Fletching, Sussex, England. She was the daughter of John Mitchell and Mary (?).
Mary Mitchell married Luke Wadey, son of Edward Wady and Ann Barnett, on 24 February 1821 at Portslade, Sussex, England. Luke is "of Portslade" and Mary is "of Hangleton". Witnesses were James Wadey and Ann Wadey.1,2
On 7 June 1841 Mary Mitchell and Luke Wadey lived at Mill Cottage, Portslade, Sussex, England.
Mary Mitchell witnessed the birth of Henry Wadey on 5 February 1842 at Portslade, Sussex, England.3
On 30 March 1851 Mary Mitchell and Luke Wadey lived at Cobdon, Sullington, Sussex, England.4
On 7 April 1861 Mary Mitchell and Luke Wadey 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.
Mary Mitchell died on 26 November 1864 at Drove, Portslade, Sussex, England, at age 65. She died of bronchitis (4 days).5
Mary Mitchell was buried on 2 December 1864 at St Nicholas, Portslade, Sussex, England, age 64 years.6

Family

Luke Wadey b. 12 May 1799, d. 22 Aug 1878
Marriage*
Mary Mitchell married Luke Wadey, son of Edward Wady and Ann Barnett, on 24 February 1821 at Portslade, Sussex, England. Luke is "of Portslade" and Mary is "of Hangleton". Witnesses were James Wadey and Ann Wadey.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S26] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [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).
  3. [S200] Copy birth certificate of Henry Wadey, born 5 Feb 1842, registered 24 Feb 1842 in the Registration District of New Shoreham, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 7 Page 446).
  4. [S18] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1650 folio 182 page 9."
  5. [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).
  6. [S27] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "age 64 years."