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Forthampton
Bishops Transcript 1578-1679

Transcripts survive for the following years:

1578 - 1599 - 1601 - 1602 - 1605 - 1611 - 1612 - 1613 - 1617 - 1618
1620 - 1622 - 1623 - 1624 - 1625 - 1627 - 1636 - 1637 - 1638 - 1667
1676 - 1677 - 1678 - 1679

1578
 
Jan 5 Agnes Smyth, widow, was buried
Feb 20 William, the sonne of Anthony Flower Receyved the sacramente of baptism
Apr 25 William Alcocke and Elizabeth Wadley were married
Apr 28 John Hartelbury and Sible Holshipp were married
May 14 John, the sonne of John Man Receyved the sacramente of baptism
Jul 29 Margerye, the daughter of John Restell receyved the sacramente of baptism
Aug 2 Sibble Holshipp widow, was buried
Sep 24 George the sonne of John Morringe receyved the sacramente of baptism
Oct 5 Margery the daughter of Thomas Downton receyved the sacramente of baptism
Nov 24 Richard Rener and Ellinar Scriven were married

1599
 
Jan 25 Richard, the sonne of Richard Wiseman, eld, was baptized
Feb 14 Elizabeth, wife of John Maile was buried
Feb 18 Elinor, dau of Thomas Child, was baptized
Mar 1 Margaret, dau of William Baxter, was baptized
Mar 8 Joane Baxter, wid, died and was buried at Chaceley
Mar 10 Thomas, the sonne of - Hayes was buried
Mar 31 John Hodges and Margery Hodges were married
Apr 16 Sible Bidle, wid. was buried
Apr 22 Robert, the sonne of Robert Greene alias Weaver was baptized
May 6 Anthonye, the sonne of Edward Nuttinge was baptized
May 25 Edward, the sonne of Robert Mayele was baptized
May 30 Anne, dau of Thomas Hayward was baptized
Aug 30 Elizabethe, wife of William Alcocke was buried
Sep 12 John, the sonne of John Williams was baptized
Sep 21 Elizabethe, wife of George Smithe was buried
Oct 5 John, the sonne of William Maile, was baptized
Oct 21 Thomas, the sonne of John Parker, was baptized
Oct 27 John, the sonne of John Williams, was buried
A.D.1602 William Alcocke and Thomas Nuttinge church wardens, nowe at this returne of this copie to Glouc.

Exhibited by William Ancott

1601 [Almost illegible]
 
Cornelius the sonne of Walter Compton was baptized
[Several illegible lines]
29 August John Marten was buried
19 September Elin Hatton was buried
19 September Petter Alcock was buried
26 October John Russell was buried
…………docke and Majorie Mann were married
26 November ……………………………………. Were married

1602
 
17 April Richard Mayle and Joane Hartelbury were married
1 May Joane the wife of ……….. Mayle was buried
17 May Alice Taynton[?] was buried
18 May John the sonne of Harrie Hatton was baptized
23 May Anne the daughter of ………… Baxter of Bushlie was baptised
August Phillip the sonne of Thomas Hodges was buried
12 October Elizabeth the daughter of Edward Nuttinge was baptized
26 October Richard the sonne of John Williams was baptized
9 November Anne the daughter of Richard Marten was borne at Bushlly but baptized here
9 November Anthony Flower was buried
23 November Augustian South was buried
21 December Jane Harker was buried

1605
(The date of this transcript is unclear. As it was exhibited in April 1606 it must be the transcript of 1605/1606)
 
22 April Ales Houldshipe was buryed
4 May Marye, dau of John Hatton was baptized
2 August Jone, dau of Margeret Houldship was baptized
3 August Elizabeth Page, wid. was buried
12 October Elizabeth, dau of Thomas Page was baptized
6 December Judith Tayler, wid. was buried
10 March Margaret, dau of Thomas Heyward alias Coxe was baptized
16 March Elizabeth, dau of John Seman was baptized
1 April Elizabeth, dau of John Parker was baptized
11 February There was also a pore traveling man was also buried
12 February There was also a pore traveling womans child baptized the daughter of Jone Broad
Edward Alcock & Thomas Simons - Church Wardens AD 1606

Exhibited April 19 1606

1611
 
31 May Thomas Page the sonne of Thomas Page was baptized
6 October Phillip the sonne of Thomas Hayward the yonger was baptized
31 January Joane the daughter of Thomas Joyner was baptized
1 February Thomas the sonne of John Barnard the yonger was baptized
26 April Alice Hartleburye the daughter of John Hartleburye was buryed
1 November Thomas Carpenter and Elizabeth Alcocke were married
Thomas Hodges & William Restell - Churchwardens

1612
 
3 May Susanna the daughter of Thomas Lane was baptized
19 July William the sonne of William Good was baptized
9 August Phillipp the sonne of John Hartelburye was baptized
20 September Mary the daughter of Thomas Hayward the yongerwas baptized
20 September Margery the daughter of John Bruerwas baptized
27 September Jonathan the sonne of Henry Hatton was baptized
29 November Sara the daughter of John Parker was baptized
21 February William the sonne of John Higley was baptized
18 May William Hitch and Elizabeth Greenwood were married
23 July Robert Fysher and Margaret Dounton were married
19 October Thomas Reade and Alice Bignoll were married
1 July Jane Alcocke the wife of William Alcocke was buried
8 August Johan Higley the wyfe of Walter Higley was buried
23 August Anthony Homme pauper was buried
14 September Elizabeth the wyfe of Richard Manne was buried
17 September Alice Turner widowe was buried
26 October Robert Childe juvenis was buried
12 January Alexander Hatton senex was buried
10 March John Johanes servant unto Sr Edward Blunt was buried
John Barnard & John Trey - Churchwardens

1613
 
Burials
27 March Elizabeth Addams
26 June John Bruer
23 November Richard Owen minister
2 January William the sonne of William Loughton was baptized the xxiiijth of November and buried the second of Januarie
9 January Margaret Beal
28 January Jonathan[?] Howl….
Married
4 July William Alcocke and Margeri Clerke[?]
12 July Thomas Hartelbury and Ann Greene
28 January John Baxter and Joane J………..
2 January Richard Toms and Joane Brown
John Rhodes clericus
Tho: Seman & William Baxter - Churchwardens

1617
 
13 July Mary the wife of John Hartleburie was buried
23 August Elizabeth the wife of Thomas Simmons was buried
24 August Elizabeth the daughter of Thomas Page was baptized
3 September John Hatton was buried
13 September Phillip Heyward the sonne of Willyam Heyward was baptized
21 September Elizabeth the daughter of Thomas Hartelburye was baptized
26 October Comfort the daughter of Humfrey Foxe pastor there was baptized
8 March Richard the sonne of Richard Deaubey was baptized
8 March William the sonne of Richard Manne was baptized
15 March Henery the sonne of Richard Toms was baptized
22 March Julian Broke was buried
Anno Domini 1618
4 April John Barnard was buried

1618
 
9 April Phillip Heyward was buried
19 Apr ……….. Underhill the daughter of James Underhill was baptized
27 May Edward Hancock[?] and Margaret Clarke were married
28 June ……….. the daughter of John Turnar was baptized
28 June ……….. Hartelburye the daughter of John Hartelburye was baptized
5 July ………. Douton the sonne of Thomas Douton was baptized
5 July Patience Hartelburie the daughter of John Hartelburie the yonger was baptized
2 August John Jorden the sonne of John Jorden was baptized
12 August John Jorden was buried
23 August Marey Guilumes the daughter of Elizabeth Guilumes base borne was baptized
13 September Hanna Terrett the daughter of William Terrett was baptized
20 September Elizabeth Barnard the daughter of John Barnard was baptized
4 October Joane Childe the daughter of John Childe was baptized
4 October Jone Goode the daughter of William Goode was baptized
21 October Edward Jefferis and Elizabeth Clarke were married
8 November Mary Aley the daughter of Edward Aley was baptized
3 January John Hunt was buried
10 January Sibell Watters the daughter of Thomas Watters was baptized
17 January John Alcok the sonne of John Alcok was baptized
8 February Thomas Hartelbury the sonne of Thomas Hartelbury was baptized
21 February Allis Douton the daughter of Humfrey Douton was baptized
6 March John Nuttinge was buried
18 March Ann Clarke was buried
John Hatton & Thomas Smyth - Churchwardens

1620
 
26 March Mary the daughter of William Terrett was baptized
12 April Thomas Douton was buried
12 April Margaret Greene was buried
15 June Elizabeth Smythe was buried
27 June John Cheston was buried
13 July James the sonne of James Underhill was baptized
30 July John Restell was buried
28 August Margaret Alcock was buried
10 September Ellenor[?] Douton the daughter of Thomas Douton was baptized
22 September Richard Mayoll was buried
12 November Elizabeth the daughter of Edward Allies was baptized
12 November Sara the daughter of William Stevens was baptized
13 November Margery Smyth was buried
26 November John the sonne of Richard Man was baptized
29 November Humfrey Douton was buried
8 December Thomas Barnard was buried
22 December Sara the daughter of Richard Owen was baptized
1 February Margaret Restell was buried
4 February Ann the daughter of Thomas Page was baptized
4 February William the sonne of Richard Mayell was baptized
25 February John Bradford was buried
5 March Jone Tommes was buried
Thomas Heyward & John Barnard - Churchwardens

1622
 
2 June Marie the daughter of John Barnarde was baptized
16 June Abraham the sonne of James Underhill was baptized
25 September Robert Bruer Barber was buried
15 October George Greene was buried
21 September Jone Hatton weedoe was buried
22 December Marie the daughter of Richard Cheston was baptized
24 February Roger Walshe and Alese Hattone were married
12 January Jone Bradforde weedoe was buried
10 October John the sonne of William Stevense was baptized
John Hatton & Edward Nuttinge - Churchwardens

1623
 
5 April Richard Fisher the sonne of Robert Fisher was baptized
13 April Thomas Toms the sonne of Richard Toms was baptized
20 April Elisabeth Williams the daughter of Richard Williams was baptized
30 June Jone South was buried
3 May Anne Hatton the daughter of Henry Hatton was buried
6 July Sara Hartland the daughter of James Hartland was baptized
10 August Ann Watts the daughter of Roger Watts was baptized
21 September Thomas Douton the sonne of Thomas Douton was baptized
17 November Brigett Nuttinge the wife of Edward Nuttinge was buried
30 November Richard Periman the sonne of Ann Periman was baptized
16 September Thomas Collines the sonne of Richard Collines was buried
1 January Margery Hartlebury was buried
25 January Truthgrowe the daughter of Humfrey Foxe was baptized
Phillipp Hatton & Thomas Hartleburie - Churchwardens

1624
 
21 March Hester the daughter of William Hopcote was baptized
24 March Elizabeth the daughter of Richard Mann was baptized
9 May Jonathan the sonne of Thomas Hayward was baptized
2 June Elizabeth the daughter of Richard Mann was buried
6 June Comfort the daughter of William Terrett and
John the sonne of Richard Screven were both baptized
11 June John the sonne of John Higley was buried
27 June John the sonne of John Symons and
Margerye the daughter of James Underhill were both baptized
28 June Hannah the daughter of William Terrett was buried
17 October Samuel the sonne of Richard Tomms was baptized
28 October Edward the sonne of Alice Hatton was buried
9 November Margaret the wife of Richard Restell was buried
8 November Anne the daughter of William Good was baptized
15 November Mary the wife of Richard Cheston was buried
28 November Mary the daughter of William Symons was baptized
6 March Elinor the daughter of Robert Greene was baptized
Henry Hatton & William Hopcote - Churchwardens

1625
 
19 April Mr Wilkes of Tewxburye his childe was buried
19 June Anne Alcocke wife of Edward Alcocke was buried
3 July Calse[?] Beale the daughter of John Beale was buried
4 September Richard Schriven the sonne of Richard Schriven was baptized
26 September Harry Hatton the sonne of Henrye Hatton was buried
16 October Philip Seman als Smith the sonne of Philip Seman als Smith was baptized
27 October Thomas Parker the sonne of John Parker was baptized
30 October Samuell Steevens the sonne of William Steevens and 
Hanna Jorden the daughter of John Jorden were baptized
17 December John Schriven the sonne of Richard Schriven was buried
1 January William Barnard the sonne of John Barnard
3 February Richard Berrow and Ann Alcok were married
12 February Sara Simmones the daughter of William Simmones was baptized
12 March Edward Carter the sonne of William Carter was baptized
19 March John Terrett the sonne of William Terrett was baptized

1627
 
2 April Obedia the sonne of Thomas Grininge was baptized
23 April Mary the daughter of Thomas Walker was baptized
10 May Henry mallett and Elizabeth Greenway were married
14 May Alice the daughter of William Coley was baptized
14 June Lucy Powell was buried
21 August Abigall the daughter of Edward Poole was baptized
10 September Henry and William the sonnes of Henry Smithe were baptized
24 December Mabell Powell the daughter of Edward Powell was buried
1 January Nicholas Munday[?] of Eastwood was buried
27 January Thomas Howlder was buried
John Molyster[?] & Thomas Restell - Churchwardens

1636
 
26 March 1636 Joane wife of Thomas Hayward Senior was buried
26 March Fraunces the daughter of Thomas Williams was buried
27 March John the sonne of John Lane and Susanna his wife was baptized
1 May William the sonne of Edward Player and Elizabeth his wife was baptized
19 June Sara the daughter of Edward Lane and Anne his wife was baptized
6 July Margaret wife of Robert Symonds was buried
11 August Thomas Cox of the Berrow and Mary Terret of this parish were married
4 September Joseph the sonne of Richard Tomms and Joane his wife was baptized
11 September Jonathan the daughter of Thomas Daunter and Abigaile his wife was baptized
6 November Abigaile the daughter of Thomas Smith and Ann was baptized
26 November William Mayle was buried
7 December Abraham Underhill was buried
18 December William Mayle the sonne of William Mayle and Sybill his wife was baptized
10 January William Mayle the sonne of William Mayle was buried
8 January Beniamin the sonne of Beniamin Baxter and Margarett his wife was baptized
19 February Thomas the sonne of Thomas Williams and Bridgett his wife was baptized

1637
 
7 May Thomas the sonne of John Lane and Susanna his wife was baptized
7 May Mary the daughter of William Brewer and Mary his wife was baptized
24 September Alice the daughter of Richard Weaver and Anne his wife was baptized
13 October William Martin was buried
5 November John the sonne of Phillip Baxter was buried
22 October Henry the sonne of Henry Francombe and Margarett his wife was baptized
9 November Richard Pitt of Bushley and Ann Jenks of this parish were married
25 July Richard Darby was buried
12 November James the sonne of Giles Workman and Ann his wife was baptized
12 November Mary the daughter of Thomas Cox and Mary his wife was baptized
11 February Joane the daughter of John Hatton and Elizabeth his wife was baptized
11 March Comfort the daughter of Thomas Smart and Jane his wife was baptized
8 April Henry the sonne of John Hatton and Sarah his wife was baptized
2 April Thomas Parker of Bromsborough and Elizabeth Weaver of this parish were married
14 April Elizabeth Barnard widow was buried
21 December 1637 Edward the sonne of John Coulding and ...... his wife was baptized
Edward Alcock & Thomas Daunter

1638
 
13 May John the sonne of Phillip Matthews and Margery his wife was baptized
26 August Hester the daughter of William Carter and Margaret his wife was baptized
3 September Thomas Hale of Tewxbury and Elizabeth Terret of this parish were married
5 September Edward Scriven was buried
16 September Anne the daughter of William Corke and Joan his wife was baptized
21 June Sarah wife of William Baxter was buried
21 October William the sonne of Richard Baxter and Elizabeth his wife was baptized
5 November John Kyte was buried
8 November Anthony Russell and Elizabeth Hayward both of this parish were married by license
12 February Thomas Higley was buried
3 February Anne the daughter of William Corke was buried
24 March Ezra the sonne of Benjamin Baxter and Margaret his wife was baptized
31 March Frances the daughter of William Wheeler and Sarah his wife was baptized
31 March Nicholas the sonne of Thomas Hodges and Joane his wife was baptized
14 April Ann the daughter of Mr John Coulding and Ann his wife was baptized

1667
 
2 May Thomas the sonne of John Hopcot and Mary his wife was baptized
30 July Elinor Player wife of Thom Player was buried
1 September John the sonne of Thomas Smart and Joan his wife was baptized
and buried 3 day of the same month
7 September James the sonne of Thom Simmons and Alis his wife was baptized
8 September Frances Hartland wife of John Hartland was buried
and William their the sonne was baptized the same day
and buried 11th day of the same month
27 September John the sonne of John Davis and Sarah his wife was baptized
30 September Richard Baylis the sonne of Richard Baylis and Ann his wife was baptized
7 October John Tovey a singleman was buried
26 October Sarah the daughter of William Biddle and Elizabeth his wife was baptized 
3 March Beniamen the sonne of John Cole and Ann his wife was baptized
5 March Mary the daughter of Richard Tomes and Margret his wife was baptized
John Mayle and Henry Hodges - Churchwardens

1676
 
Baptisms
the daughter of Thomas Hoges
the daughter of Henery Little
the daughter of John Coks
the daughter of Rowland Turner
the daughter of John Jefferis
Burials
Phillipp Hayward
Roger Wood
Aels Milks
Henry the sonne of William Buckle
the sonne and the daughter of Thomas Hoges
Tho Hall Min
Henery Little, Churchwarden

1677
 
Baptisms
in May last Mary the daughter of Richard White 
September Mary the daughter of Nicholus Hutton 
December Mary the daughter of John Hartland 
June Mary the daughter of William Hids 
August Margrett the daughter of John Jefferies
January Susanna the daughter of William Backley
April William the sonne of Phillip Hayward, gent
Burials
June Thomas Player, jun., bachelor
April Jasper Pye, a poor man
April William the sonne of Phillip Hayward
Richard Stock & Hopewell Hayward Junr

1678
 
Baptisms
7 May Mary the daughter of Giles Rogers and Elizabeth his wife 
in the same month Robert the sonne of Thomas Pitt and Mary his wife
2 February Ann the daughter of Richard Tombs and Margaret his wife
6 February John the sonne of Nicholus Hutton and Sarah his wife
4 March Susanna the daughter of Phillip Hayward and Mary his wife
August Joane the daughter of Thomas Hodges and ........ his wife
2 June 1679 John the sonne of John Jefferise and Elizabeth his wife
1 January 1678/9 Sarah the daughter of Robert Parry and Mary his wife
Marriages
December 1678 Hopewell Hayward and Ann his wife
March 1678/9 John Mayle and Ann his wife
Burials
23 October 1678 Patience wife of Henry Gilbert
29 October 1678 Mary Alcock
6 November 1678 Ann the daughter of Henery Little
2 May 1679 John Brewer Sr
Richard Stock & John Hatton

1679
 
Burials
1 August Elizabeth wife of John Baxter
15 August Ann the daughter of Thomas Player
17 August Elenor Wither, a singlewoman being upon alms
13 January Mary wife of John Windows 
24 March Elizabeth the daughter of Robert Parry and Mary his wife
14 April 1680 Mary mother of the sd Elizabeth and wife of Robert Parry
Baptisms
1 March 1679 Sarah the daughter of William Buglin
26 October 1679 John the sonne of John Cox and Ann his wife
16 March 1679 John the sonne of Joseph Lane and Susanna his wife
18 January 1679 Edward the sonne of Richard Stock and Sarah his wife
9 May 1680 William the sonne of William Hide and Elenor his wife
John Mayle & Jonathan Hayward

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