- [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), marriages of John Nightingale and Ann Leighton share reference St Geo Southk 4 438, December quarter 1842 (Reliability: 2).
- [S221] Information from "Ringrose", (Location: www.rootschat.com;), post dated 28 March 2005 re "Leightons and Lansdells of Goudhurst" (Reliability: 1).
- [S102] 1851 Census Returns of England and Wales, Home Office, (30 March 1851;), HO 107/1613 f.728 p.10 (Reliability: 3).
Vexour Farm, Penshurst
John Nightingale, Head, Mar, 51, Farmer, Kent Haukerst
Ann Nightingale, Wife, 50, Kent Haukerst
Jane Nightingale, Daur, 7, Kent Speldhurst
Ann Elizabeth Nightingale, Daur, 5, Kent Speldhurst
James Frend, servant, U, 26, Farm Labourer, Kent Ashurst
James Bucher, servant, U, 21, Farm Labourer, Kent Tonbridge
Jesper Mainard, servant, U, 15, Farm Labourer, Kent Penshurst
- [S9] London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, Ancestry.com, (online database linked to digital images of records from the London Metropolitan Archives and Guildhall Library, 2009;).
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.