Thursday, May 5, 2022

Treasure Chest Thursday - 1747 Baptism Entry for John Marshman (1747-????) in Melksham, Wiltshire

   It's Treasure Chest Thursday - a chance to look in my digital image files to see what treasures I can find for my family history and genealogy musings.

The treasure today is the 1747 baptism entry for John Marshman in the Melksham, Wiltshire parish records:

The baptism entry is the first entry for 1747 on the page:

The transcription of this record is:

"John Son of John Marshman                           March 30 [1747]"

The source citation for this record is:

 "Wiltshire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812," indexed database with record images, (, Melksham > Parish Registers > 1733-1753, image 27 of 84, John Marshman baptism entry, 30 March 1747.

This is an entry in the Melksham parish register.  It is an Original Source with Primary Information and Direct Evidence of the baptism of John Marshman on 30 March 1747 in Melksham, son of John [and Jane (Crook)] Marshman.
John Marshman (1747-????) was the  son of John Marshman and Jane Crook of Melksham, Wiltshire.  He married Anne Angel (1749-1795) on 2 February 1767 in Lacock, Wiltshire.  They are my 4th great-grandparents; they had 6 children, including my 3rd great-grandmother Ann Marshman (1784-1856).


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