Thomas Allwork

b. circa 1692, d. 5 February 1776
FatherJohn Allwork b. c 1673, d. 1725
MotherAvice Bodle b. 2 Dec 1666
     Thomas Allwork was born circa 1692 at Sussex, England. He was the son of John Allwork and Avice Bodle.
Thomas's baptism has not been found but his parents were identified by John Paterson.1
Thomas Allwork married Elizabeth Brown on 4 February 1719/20 at Newhaven, Sussex, England, Elizabeth is "of Bishopstone".2
The following apprenticeship records were found concerning Thomas Allwork:
24 Nov 1726. John Kimber, son of John Kimber of Southwark, Surrey, apprenticed to Thomas Al(l)work, joyner (Carpenter) of Bishopston, East Sussex.
1 Jan 1725/6. [check book] Thos. Hayward of Bishopstone, apprenticed to Thomas Al(l)work, Joyner/Carpenter of Bishopstone.
[query : and/or 1 Jan 1752/3 Thomas Hayward app'd to Thos Allwork & Son, carpenters of Bishopstone, Sx]
26 Mar 1730. Richard Stephens, son of Tamsen Stephens (widow), apprenticed to Thomas Allwork, carpenter of Bishopston.3
Thomas Allwork died on 5 February 1776 at Seaford, Sussex, England. Date of death from memorial inscription on his tomb in Bishopstone churchyard. (Sussex Archaeological Collections).1
Thomas Allwork was buried on 19 February 1776 at Bishopstone, Sussex, England, "senior Seaford."4

Family

Elizabeth Brown d. 22 Dec 1752
Marriage*
Thomas Allwork married Elizabeth Brown on 4 February 1719/20 at Newhaven, Sussex, England, Elizabeth is "of Bishopstone".2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S528] John Paterson 'Allwork Ancestry in Sussex', The Sussex Family Historian Vol. 21, No. 5, March 2015,.
  2. [S26] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S268] Index to Sussex People, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "Source: 1, Entry: 1776."
  4. [S27] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.