Elizabeth Wingham

b. 30 July 1737, d. 1772
FatherBarak Wingham b. 13 Oct 1689
MotherRuth Stanes b. 5 Aug 1699
     Elizabeth Wingham was born on 30 July 1737 at Brighton, Sussex, England; mother's name not given. She was the daughter of Barak Wingham and Ruth Stanes.
Richard Windsor from Adelaide has done a lot of research on the early families in Brighton, and he writes: "I viewed a film (#107104) from The IGI archive a couple of years ago and there was a page containing the following text:
The births of some Dissenters who desired it are here register(e)d
Jun 7 1725 Mary Wingham of Barak
Dec 14 1729 Martha Wingham of Barak
Aug 23 1734 Deborah Wingham of Barak
Jul 30 1737 Elizabeth Wingham of Barak
".
The Wingham name goes back in Brighton to the earliest marriage on 12 Dec 1568, Robert Wingyam married Isabel Hallard, Brighton. It is another old family of mariners and fishermen in Brighton.1
Elizabeth Wingham married Stephen Marchant, son of William Marchant and Elizabeth Gunn, on 21 January 1759 at St Nicholas, Brighton, Sussex, England.
Elizabeth Wingham died in 1772 at Brighton, Sussex, England.
Elizabeth Wingham was buried on 20 February 1772 at St Nicholas Church, Brighton, Sussex, England, widow.2

Family

Stephen Marchant b. 19 Oct 1729, d. c 1770
Marriage*
Elizabeth Wingham married Stephen Marchant, son of William Marchant and Elizabeth Gunn, on 21 January 1759 at St Nicholas, Brighton, Sussex, England
Children

Citations

  1. [S26] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S27] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "widow."