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1842. Marriage solemnized at the Church in the Parish of St. George the Martyr Southwark in the County of Surrey. No.8. October 10th. John Nightingale, 42, Widower, Corn Dealer, Kent Road, father: John Nightingale, farmer; & Ann Leighton, 40, Spinster, Kent Road, father: Robert Leighton, grocer. Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church by Banns by me, Geege? Giles. This Marriage was solemnized between us, John Nightingale, Ann Leighton, in the Presence of us, James Santer, Elizabeth Santer.