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- [S140] Information from Ann Woodhouse, 9 August 2004 (Reliability: 2).
John Lingham baptized 17 May, 1796 Crowhurst, Sx. Parents were Benjamin Lingham and Sarah White
John married Mary Bourner 21 October, 1817 Crowhurst, Sx. John is from Crowhurst and Mary is from St. Leonards the witnesses were Stephen Bourner and Maria Bourner.
They had the following children:
Matilda b 22 November, 1818 Bexhill, Sx. Alfred b 31 October 1820 Bexhill, Sx. John b 4 December, 1823 Bexhill, Sx. Mary Ann 13 January 1826 Bexhill Sx. Benjamin 25 January 1828 Bexhill, Sx.
Mary buried 27 February, 1832 Bexhill, Sx. Age 32
John died 14 December, 1850 buried 20 December, 1850 Bexhill, Sx. Age 54