Henry Packham

b. 3 March 1776, d. 1853
FatherHenry Packham b. c 1745
MotherAnn Penfold d. 25 Aug 1782
     Henry Packham was born in 1776 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.
Henry Packham was baptized on 3 March 1776 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England, surname spelt PECKHAM.1 He was the son of Henry Packham and Ann Penfold.
The 1851 census confirms Henry's place of birth as Cuckfield, and his age of 76 years gives a birth year c1775.2
Henry Packham married Barbara Richardson, daughter of James Richardson and Sarah Mockford, circa 1800. The Sussex Marriage Index was searched for Henry PACKHAM/ PECKHAM and Barbara and none were found.3
Henry Packham was a farmer. Henry is recorded as a farmer at Wickham on the baptism records for children James and Elisabeth in 1814 and 1816.4
In 1816 Henry Packham and Barbara Richardson lived at Wickham, Clayton, Sussex, England, recorded on the baptism records for children James and Elisabeth in 1814 and 1816.4
In 1817 Henry Packham and Barbara Richardson lived at Wickham, Clayton, Sussex, England.
Henry Packham married Sarah Durrant on 5 April 1830 at Hurstpierpoint, Sussex, England. Henry is a widower of Clayton.3
Henry Packham was a retired farmer in 1851.2
In 1851 Henry Packham and Sarah Durrant lived at Layland's Farm, Keymer, Sussex, England.2
Henry Packham died in 1853 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.5
Henry Packham was buried on 2 March 1853 at Clayton, Sussex, England, age 78 years, St John's Common.

Family 1

Barbara Richardson b. 25 Oct 1781, d. Jun 1817
Marriage*
Henry Packham married Barbara Richardson, daughter of James Richardson and Sarah Mockford, circa 1800. The Sussex Marriage Index was searched for Henry PACKHAM/ PECKHAM and Barbara and none were found.3 
Children

Family 2

Sarah Durrant b. c 1789, d. 1864
Marriage*
Henry Packham married Sarah Durrant on 5 April 1830 at Hurstpierpoint, Sussex, England. Henry is a widower of Clayton.3 

Citations

  1. [S25] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S18] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1642 folio 554 page 9."
  3. [S26] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  4. [S281] Transcript of the Parish Register of Clayton, Sussex, England, 1601 - 1840 (East Sussex County Record Office, WST 3/5).
  5. [S143] General Register Office Indexes to Deaths, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Jan-Mar 1853, Cuckfield, Vol 2b Page 93."