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Thomas Williscroft

Thomas Williscroft

Male 1706 - 1770  (64 years)

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  • Name Thomas Williscroft 
    Born 1706  Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date estimated from Sarah's baptism date. Thomas could be the Thomas baptised in Cauldon in 1706. Parish Records on microfilm illegeble...need to check BT's
    Gender Male 
    Occupation
    • farmer
    Residence 27 Mar 1758  Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • elected churchwarden for “Mrs Wright”
    Residence 1762  Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • churchwarden
    Died Feb 1770  Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried 16 Feb 1770  Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • farmer
    Person ID I82  Williscroft | The descendants of Thomas Williscroft and Sarah Knowles
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2017 

    Father Williscroft 
    Family ID F6807  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Knowles,   b. 1706, Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1783, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 23 Jan 1734  Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • OD in bt’s 1733 both of the parish of Colton
    Children 
     1. Sarah Woolliscroft,   b. 1734, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Maria Woolliscroft,   b. 1735, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Thomas Williscroft,   b. 1737, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1820, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +4. Elizabeth Wollescroft,   b. 1739, Mavesyn Ridware, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1801, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     5. William Woolliscroft,   b. 1741, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1742, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     6. Martha Woolliscroft,   b. 1743, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1760, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     7. Richard Williscroft,   b. Abt 1746, Colton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F1280  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1706 - Colton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Jan 1734 - Colton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 27 Mar 1758 - Colton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1762 - Colton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Feb 1770 - Colton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 16 Feb 1770 - Colton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S9] Staffordshire Parish Records, ( Stafford Record Office, Eastgate Street, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 2LZ, England).

    2. [S6] Colton Parish Records, (Period, 1647- 1987).

    3. [S28] National Burial Index for England and Wales, (FamilySearch 2001), Staffordshire.