Castle Camps: Families

 

Wenham

Thomas WENHAM (bp 31 May 1761, Ashdon ESS, the son of William WENHAM and Martha COWLAN, who had been married in Ashdon 24 November 1748. d 14 Aug 1821) m. Jemima MARSH (bu 6 Sep 1829, Castle Camps)

Their children:

  • Sophia WENHAM
  • Sarah WENHAM  b 1786 m. Joseph WEBB in 1808 - 8 known children
  • William WENHAM b 1789 m. Esther bu 1865 - their daughter Jane WENHAM bp 1815.
  • May WENHAM b 1795 m. 1815 Joseph BARKER in Castle Camps in 1815
  • George WENHAM 1798 - 1801
  • Robert WENHAM 1800 - 1800
  • George WENHAM 1802 m. 1823 Betsey KILLINGBROOK/KILLINGBACK b 1806
  • Thomas WENHAM 1804 m. 1828 Dudley FITCH
  • Judy WENHAM 1807 - m. 1829 John BELSHAM

George and Betsey had the following children:

  • Charlotte 1823 - 1823
  • Sophia 1824  (son James bp 1847, son George m 1868 to Ann Jeffrey). Sophia married Jabez Lucas CHAPMAN in 1854
  • Mary 1825 - had a daughter Betsy in 1847 who later married William Taylor Rooks. Mary later married Charles LUCAS and had a further 8 children.
  • George 1831 - 1844
  • Elijah 1833 -
  • Emma 1835  married William RAYNER in 1871 in Castle Camps.
  • Charles 1839 - m. Mary FREE (8 children - one of whom, John, married Janetta GIBBS)

Thomas and Dudley had the following children:

  • John 1828 - m. Esther CHALLIS in 1855 (sons Charles 1857 and Herbert Elijah 1872)
  • Susan married Joseph LEONARD in 1851
  • Rebecca 1831 - m. Philip FREEMAN in 1854
  • William 1834 - m. 1860 Emma FREE (6 children)
  • Robert 1836
  • Sarah 1842 - m. 1864 Charles BAYNES
  • Eliza 1845 
  • Jane  c 1849 married Stephen HYMAS in 1872
  • Charles married Susan MYNOTT in 1861