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Barrons - Morrish

Thomas Barrons,	St Erth	labourer	 
 
  written: 31-May 1742   
  pages: 101  
 
  mother - ?
  sisters - Joan, Charity
  brother - William
  witnesses - Wm Rowe, James Rowe, John Barrons
	
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Nicholas Berriman, St Erth husbandman  
 
  written: 10-Mar 1742   
  pages: 370  
 
  daughter - Charity
  wife - Jone
  son - Nicholas
  witnesses - Tobias Curnow, Mary Coresise, Nicholas Berriman   

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John Blamey, St Just in Penwith yeoman  
 
  written: 1-Apr 1741   
  pages: 141/142  
 
  wife - Margarett
  mentions - Hugh Catherine
  son-in-law - Wm Roberts
  son-in-law - Richd Warren
  daughter - Alice Roberts
  daughter - Joan, wife of Richard Warren
  grand children - John Richards, Elizabeth, Grace Warren, children of Richard Warren
  son - George
  witnesses - John Russell, Benney John Lanyon

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Margarett Blamy, Veryan  widdow
 
  written: 5-May 1743  
  pages: 273  
 
  3 grandsons - Nicholas, George, Samuell Blamey
  grand child - Marry, wife of John Hugoe of Gerran
  grand child - Jane, daughter of Nicholas Peters
  grand child - Joyce Peters
  grand child - Honour, Jone, Elizabeth Peters  less than 21
  son-in-law - Nicholas Peters & his son John  less than 21
  witnesses - Wm Williams, Stephen Thomas, Burges Dennis

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Pentecost Blaymey, Verian husbandman 
 
  written: 8-Aug 1742 
  pages: 41 
 
  brothers - Richard, Thomas, Samuel, John, Nicholas
  sister - Ephapny Blamey
  witnesses - Charles Kempe, Benjamin Blamey           

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Thomas Blee, St Erth yeoman  
 
  written: 6-Nov 1742 
  pages: 95 
 
  sons - Thomas, John, James
  son-in-law - Jacob Thomas
  witnesses - Wm Rowe, Stephen Blee

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Samuel Blight, St Erth 
 
  written: 18-Mar 1740/41 
  pages: 253/254
 
  wife - Elizabeth
  daughter - Elizabeth Symons
  daughter - Mary Row?e
  daughter - Patience
  mentions - William Dunn
  sons - Robert, Samuel
  witnesses - Eliz:a Mildrum, Geo: Blewett, William Cornish

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William Chenoweth, St Erth yeoman 
 
  written: 4-Jun 1742 
  pages: 194
 
  sister - Elizabeth, wife of John Blight
  sister - Ann, wife of John Donn
  wife - Sebbela
  witnesses - John Christover, Ann Gilbeartt, Elizabeth Giles  

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Michael Chuke, Kilkhampton 
 
  written: 5-Jul 1742  
  pages: 113  
	
  brother - Stephen
  sister - Jane Coambe
  friend - Thomas Crumbe
  wife - Elizabeth
  four daughters - Elizabeth, Anne, Julyan, Mary Chuke
  daughter - Jane Ellis
  Daniel Dennis 
  Richard Boundy 
  witnesses - John Lloyd, John Ellis, Daniel Cornish      

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John Coad, Perranarworthal tinner 

  written: 29-Oct 1741 
  pages: 90/91 

  wife - Honour
  daughters - Mary, Elizabeth Coad
  sons - John, William
  daughter - Christian Sarah
  grandchildren - Christian, Bednego Sarah
  witnesses - Alex Allen, Wm Davy 

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Nicholas Cock, Roach tinner

  written: 2-Feb 170?9 
  pages: 350/351 

  son - Nicholas
  daughter - Jenipher, wife of William Hore
  granddaughter - Patience Cock
  John Kent of St Dennes, the grandfather of Patience 
  Mr. Nicholas Cock 
  witnesses - John Thomas, Mark Thomas 

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Mary Colman, Lostwithiel  widow 

  written: 17-Oct 1737 
  pages: 84

  John Robins the elder to make the coffin 
  Margaret Robins, wife of John Robins 
  desire to be buried as near to Aunt Halls as may be 
  kinswoman - Sarah Langman
  Catherine Harris, wife of Edward Harris 
  kinswoman - Elizabeth Hawkey? Of Lostwithiel
  witnesses - Benjamin Hawkey, Elizabeth Stephens, Jane Allen      

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Richard Curnow, ? yeoman

  written: 22-Jun 1742 
  pages: 169/170

  eldest son - Mathew
  sons - Jacob, Peter
  mentions - William Curnow
  daughter - Sibbellas Uren
  Blanch Uren, daughter of Sibella Uren 
  son - Richard
  witnesses - John Mitchell, John Stephens, Richard Uren 

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Henry Davies, Perranuthnoe  (good health)

  written: ?
  proved: ? 
  pages: 87/88 

  sister - Hester Cole
  sister - Katheren Trewizen
  Cordelia Trewizen, brother's eldest daughter  less than 12 
  Katherin Trewizen, brother's youngest daughter  less than 12 
  brother William Davies children 
  brother's son Henry 
  brother James, John 
  ? of St Erth 
  poor of St Erth, Perranuthnoe, Towednack 
  witnesses - none             

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John Edwards, Lelant yeoman 
  
  written: 27-Apr ? 
  proved: 1742-1744
  pages: 1/2 
  
  wife - Jane?
  mentions - William Allen
  sons - John, William (less than 21)
  daughter - Mary
  kinswoman - Dorcas Cock
  three sons - Thomas, Hanibal, Christopher
  mentions - Adventure in a Pitch (called Providena in Tenement of Powlpear)
  witnesses - Henry Hosking, Jno Noall           

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Thomas Ellis Senior, St Erth 
  
  written: 26-Jan 1742 
  pages: 232/234 
  
  eldest son - Thomas
  daughter - Ann, wife of William Wearn
  sons - John, Henry, Christopher
  wife - ?
  mentions - Thomas Tremellin
  brother - Charles
  sister - Charity, wife of Samuell Jenking
  sister - Marjam, wife of Joseph Harris
  Grace Ellis, single woman, Gwithyan 
  grand daughter - Marjam, daughter of Thomas Ellis
  grand daughter - Ann, daughter of William Wearn
  wife - Ann
  Thomas, Christopher, John, Henry Ellis 
  Ann, wife of William Wearn 
  witnesses - John Christover, Thomas Barons, James Hays Senior       

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Francis Gilbert, St Ives mariner (good health)
  
  written: 19-Mar 1737  
  pages: 56/57 
  
  wife - Agnes
  Francis Jennings of St Ives, mariner 
  Mary King, Margery Westcott, St Ives spinsters 
  mentions - Francis Stephens the younger of St Ives, merchant
  Francis Gilbert 
  Joshua Gilbert, son of uncle John Gilbert 
  daughter - Jane Gilbert  less than 16
  witnesses - John Noall, William Williams, Mary Williams

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John Granvill, St Just 
  
  written: 10-Dec 1741 
  pages: 159 
  
  daughter - Margrett Mathews
  daughter - Loveday Ankerwis
  mentions - Wheat Carne in Wm Pegelly work
  mentions - 1/2 Deale in Thirteen Deales of Adventure
  mentions - 1/2 Deale in Fourteen of the Trubbitt
  grandson - Jno Ankerwis
  son-in-law - Thomas Ankerwis
  wife - Elizabeth
  witnesses - James Reynolds, Marry Reynolds  

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Catherine Greenfield, Truroe  spinster
  
  written: 30-Dec 1729 
  pages: 238/239
  
  sister - Jone Thomas
  sister - Elizabeth Greenfield
  niece - Joan Thomas
  nephew - Hercules Thomas
  nephew - Edward Thomas
  niece - Mary Wolridge, wife of John of Carlonick
  witnesses - Mary Cocke, Josiah Cocke           

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James Grenfell, St Just in Penwith tinner 
  
  written: 9-Jun 1742 
  pages: 52 
  
  eldest son - William less than 22
  daughter - Elizabeth and her children
  daughter - Joane less than 24
  daughter - Jane  less than 21
  son - Richard  less than 21
  2 younger sons - Richard, John
  brother-in-law - John Jenking
  witnesses - William Shakerly, Maddern Leggo   

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Peter Hammell, Gwinyer tinner 
  
  written: 15-Oct 1743  
  pages: 315/316 
  
  eldest daughter - Mary Pearce
  second daughter - Elizabeth
  youngest daughter - Jane Hammell
  youngest son - William
  wife - Bathsheba
  memorandum James, Peter Hammell "if Peter Hammell shall marry with Mary Oseter" 
  witnesses - Abraham Olivey, Thos Sanders

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Dorothy Hawkey, Lostwithiel  widow 
  
  written: 12-Nov 1742 
  pages: 174  
  
  brother - Anthony Tanner
  sister - Grace Avery
  sister - Juliana Tantoun
  sister - Katherine Strangways
  witnesses - Jone Burt, Thomas Curteys

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Richard Hawkey, St Dennis gentleman 
  
  written: 23-Aug 1738  
  pages: 89/91
  
  eldest son - Richard of St Wenn
  eldest - Jane Hoskyn, wife of John of St Stephens by Launceston
  daughter - Honour Stribly of St Wenn
  daughters - Mary, Elizabeth, Sarah Hawkey
  son - Anthony
  wife - Joan
  witnesses - Wm Flamank, Robt Grig  

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Robert Hawkey, Roach gentleman 
  
  written: 18-May 1738 
  pages: 272  
  
  son - Robert
  daughter - Jane - "if she shall at any time hereafter intermarry with Thomas James"
  daughter - Sarah Hawkey
  witnesses - Sampson Crapp, Wm Flamank           

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Amey Hockin, Camborne  widdow 
  
  written: 12-Feb 1734  
  pages: 64/67 
  
  second son - James
  2 only daughters - Margarett Rodgers, Elizabeth Bullock
  4 grandchildren 
  eldest son - ffrans
  youngest son - Bartholomew
  servant maid - Katherine
  witnesses - Tho:s Hockin, Eliz: Dunking  

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Elizabeth Hocking, Morvall  widow 
  
  written: 17-May 1743
  pages: 185 
  
  niece - Elizabeth, wife of John Harper
  brother - William Sugger
  Mr John Hickes of Morvall 
  James, Mary Harper - son & daughter of niece 
  John Harper 
  witnesses - Walter Walter, W: Dangar

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Mary Hodge, St Minver yeoman 
  
  written: 14-Jun 1742  
  pages: 61/62
  
  present husband - Thomas Hodge
  mentions - certain indentures bearing date on or about Jul 10 1741
  cousin - Jane Pearce
  mentions - late mother
  uncle - John Hicks
  aaunt - Mary Hicks & daughters
  cousin - Nicholas Pearce
  uncles - John, Clement Morris
  husband's mother - Catherine
  husband's sister - Katherine Guy
  Susan(na?) Kent 
  Charles, Anne, Catherine Kent - son & daughters of 
        Philip Kent the younger of St Minver, yeoman
  Sarah Kent, daughter of George (? - on the edge of the paper) 
  ffrancis, William, Thomas, Elizabeth - sons & daughter 
         of uncle Clement Morris
  father - Thomas Morris
  witnesses - Phillip Kent, Mary Kent, Fra: Arandells

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Thomas Hodge, ? yeoman 
  
  written: 2-Jun 1738  
  pages: 366/367 
  
  eldest son - William
  said  wife - Mary
  son - Henry
  daughter - Elizabeth, wife of Richard Crase of Camborn
  witnesses - William Newton, Andrew Richards   

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Peter Hodgson, Sithney yeoman
  
  written: 24-Jun 1749  
  pages: 365 
  
  daughters - Margaret, Sarah Hodgson
  eldest daughter - Mary, wife of James Richards
  wife - Margarett
  two sons - William, Edward
  eldest son - Peter
  witnesses - Henry Tremenheere, Charles Laddra, Ja: Richards          

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John Hosking, St Martins by Looe yeoman 
  
  written: 8-Jul 1742 
  pages: 252/253 
  
  poor of St Martin 
  Samuel Sargant 
  Mary Kingdon 
  John, Elizabeth, Mary - children of John Guard, deceased 
  wife - Edith
  daughter - Elizabeth
  son - John
  witnesses - Henry Leane, John Knight, William Pengelly

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William Hoskin, Ludgvan yeoman  
  
  written: 16-Nov 1728  
  pages: 328/329 
  
  wife - ?
  sister - Elizabeth Uroavis, widdow
  daughter - Margaret Scadden & her 2 daughters -
         Elizabeth, Margaret
  Elizabeth, daughter of Henry Trehidden 
  son - William
  grand sons - Richard, William Scaddan - sons of John Scaddan of
         Penzance & Margaret, his wife
  witnesses - ? Penrose, John Foster, Francis Scadden

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Henry Huthnance, Gwinyer yeoman 
  
  written: 29-Aug 1742 
  proved: 1742-1744 
  pages: 44/45 
  
  poor of Gwinear 
  mentions - Advice of the Twelve Men of Gwinear
  daughters - Mary, Elizabeth Huthnance  less than 21
  son - John
  father-in-law - John Huthnance of St Keverne
  brother-in-law - Edward Huthnance, yeoman
  brother-in-law - Alexander Allen, Perran yeoman
  brother-in-law - John James, Fellock yeoman
  witnesses - Tho: Huthnance, Grace Sanders, Mary Lemmen

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John Jengking, Kea  
  
  written: 10-Feb 1739/40 
  pages: 139  
  
  daughter - Mary Jengking
  wife - Dorothy
  witnesses - John Tresadern, John Enner, John Barkla  

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John Jenking, Kea tinner 
  
  written: 10-Feb 1739/40  
  pages: 171 
  
  daughter - Mary Jenking
  wife - Dorothy
  witnesses - John Tresadern, John Enner, John Barkla           

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Nathaniel Jenking, St Austle yeoman 
  
  written: 8-Feb 1742/43  
  pages: 84 
  
  wife - Ann
  son - Richard
  daughter - Ann Jenking
  witnesses - Oliver May, Anthony May 

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Rich:d Jenkin, Wendron yeoman 
  
  written: 6-Jan 1734
  proved: 3-Jul 1735
  pages: 59/60 
  
  William, son of brother W:m Jenkin 
  brother - John Jenkin
  sister - Mary, wife of William Donstone
  William, son of William Donstone 
  Thomas, son of William Donstone 
  Mary, Prudence, daughters of William Donstone 
  wife - Jane
  Richard, son of brother John 
  Henry, son of brother John 
  witnesses - Henry Tremenheere, John Bennett            

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Margret John, Phillick  widow
  
  written: 11-7ber 1742  
  pages: 47/48 
  
  daughter - Margrett
  sons - George, Henry
  witnesses - Stephen Pearce, Diana Nicols

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Richard Morrish   
  
  written: 29-Sep 1740 
  pages: 140 
  
  wife - Paternell Morrish, key
  witnesses - Jacob Everson, Geo Tyackey

 
 

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