Thursday, February 8, 2024

Treasure Chest Thursday - 1727 Christening Record of Elizabeth Hiscock in Lacock, Wiltshire

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

The treasure today is the 1727 christening entry for Elizabeth Hiscock in the Lacock, Wiltshire parish records:

The christening entry is the 12th entry  in the list for "1727:"

The transcription of this record is::

"[1727] Septemb: 20'th: Elizabeth & Ann daughters of John and Grace Hiscock."

The source citation for this record is:

"Wiltshire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812," indexed database with record  images, (, Lacock > Parish Registers > 1717-1780, image 26 of 172, Christenings, 1727, Elizabeth and Ann Hiscock christening entry, 20 September 1727. Original data: Wiltshire Church of England Parish Registers, Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre, Chippenham, Wiltshire, England.

This is an entry in the Lacock, Wiltshire parish register.  It is an Original Source with Primary Information and Direct Evidence of the christening of  Elizabeth Hiscock, daughter of John and Grace Hiscock of Lacock, Wiltshire.

Elizabeth Hiscock (1727-1758) married Thomas Angel (1723-1770) on 9 July 1745 in Lacock, Wiltshire.  Thomas Angel (1723-1770) was christened 12 April 1723 in Lacock, the son of Jacob and Betty (Brinkworth) Angel.  
Thomas and Elizabeth (Hiscock) Angel are my 5th great-grandparents; they had at least 6 children, including my 4th great-grandmother Anne Angel (1749-1795) who married John Marshman (1747-????) in 1767 in Lacock, Wiltshire.


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