Thursday, April 18, 2024

Treasure Chest Thursday - 1743 Marriage Record for John Hill (1725-1769) and Patience Ring (1725-1791) in Hilperton, 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 1743 marriage entry for John Hill and Patience Ring in the Hilperton, Wiltshire parish records:

The burial entry is the 9th entry from the bottom in the 1743 list:

The transcription of this record is::

"[1743] Oct. 3. Married Jn'o Hill & Patience Ring"

The source citation for this record is (using Evidence Explained 4th edition template):

Hilperton [Wiltshire] Parish Registers, Jno Hill and Patience Ring marriage entry, 3 October 1743; imaged, "Wiltshire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812," ( : accessed 17 April 2024) > Hilperton > Parish Registers > 1736-1772 > image 12 of 54; citing Wiltshire Church of England Parish Registers, Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre, Chippenham, Wiltshire, England.

This is an entry in the Hilperton, Wiltshire Church of England parish register.  It is an Original Source with Primary Information and Direct Evidence of the marriage date of John Hill and Patience Ring.

John Hill (1725-1769) was baptized on 23 March 1725 in Warminster, Wiltshire, the son of Thomas and Sarah (Adlam) Hill;  he was buried 9 September 1769 in Hilperton, Wiltshire.  Patience Ring (1725-1791) was born about 1725 in Hilperton, and buried 3 March 1791 in Hilperton.  

John and Patience (Ring) Hill are my 5th great-grandparents; they had nine children, including my 4th great-grandfather John Hill (1764-1825) who married Ann Warren (1764-????) in 1788 in Hilperton, Wiltshire.


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