Name: Mary SWAN
Birth: 21 SEP 1707 in Stepney, London, England 1
Death: JAN 1784 in Little Baddow, Essex, England 2
Christening: 10 OCT 1707 St Dunstan's, Stepney, London, England 1
Burial: 15 JAN 1784 Little Baddow, Essex, England
From family papers, Glenda Bennett
Summary of will of Mary Stoneham of Boreham in the county of Essex, widow, dated 4 July 1787.
Bequeaths to: Executors John Bullock, Samuel Bowcott, and Thomas Butterfield, five guineas to buy mourning rings.
Catherine Stoneham, widow of late son Thompson Stoneham, esquire, all property known by the name of Whitwells or otherwise with outhouses, buildings, yards, gardens, orchards, arable meadow and pasture grounds being situated in the several parishes of Little Baddow, Great Baddow and Boreham in Essex, now in occupation of the said Catherine Stoneham, for the term of her life so long as she remains a widow. Grand-daughter Susanna Stoneham all wearing apparel, household linen and gold watch chain and seals. Grand-daughters Mary Stoneham and Susanna Stoneham all plate and china to be divided equally as can to be delivered to the mon attaining age of 21 years or day of marriage. Residue of estate upon Trust equally between grandchildren Thomas, Philip, James, Robert Thompson, Abraham, Moses, Mary, Susanna, Fanny, Bessy, Ruth and Sophia Stoneham, to be paid to them at age 21 years or on date of marriage. Income to be applied for their maintenance and education. In addition Abraham and Moses to be advanced the sum of forty pounds for placing them in apprenticeship to some trade or profession.
Will proved 7 February, 1789
Parish register 1784
Mrs Stoneham sen was buried in the Chancel Jan 15
Father: John SWAN b: ABT 1670 in Plymouth, Devon, England
Mother: Ruth THOMPSON b: ABT 1680 in Devon, England
Abraham STONEHAM b: ABT 1693 in Chudleigh, Devon, England c: 15 FEB 1692/93 in Chudleigh, Devon, UK
12 AUG 1727
in St Pauls' Cathedral, London, England
- Abraham STONEHAM c: 21 OCT 1733 in Cripplegate, London, UK
- Thompson STONEHAM b: 1732
- Title: Family papers Joy Chessun
- Title: Family tree Jill Schaefer