James SLADE was born in 1743; Possibly born in Fisherton de la Mere where he was living at the time of his marriage and where he died.
A James SLADE was baptised in Market Lavington in 1743 s/o William. It might be him. There were also candidates in Hilperton (1745) and Tilshead (1741).
27 December 1773
He married Mary LARKHAM, daughter of William LARKHAM and Susannah MACEY, on 27 December 1773 at St Mary's, Kilmington, Somerset, England. Groom of Fisheron de la Mere, a Yeoman. By banns. Wit: John LEWIS, Ann LARKHAM.1
James SLADE died in 1815 at Fisherton Delamere, Wiltshire, England.
12 August 1815
He was buried on 12 August 1815 at St Nicholas', Fisherton Delamere, Wiltshire, England; Aged 72 yrs.2
Grace SLATER and John HILL obtained a marriage license on 23 June 1712; Groom bch, gentleman, of Mere, aged 26 yrs. Bride spr, of Enford (comb), aged 19 yrs. Wit" John SAMUEL, clerk of Market Lavington.1
Grace SLATER died in 1754 at Stourton, Wiltshire, England.
5 March 1754
She was buried on 5 March 1754 at Stourton, Wiltshire, England; Mrs Grace Hill.2
Ann SLATFORD was baptised on 1 August 1762 at Blessed Virgin Mary, Witham Friary, Somerset, England.1
9 May 1784
She married James DREDGE, son of Robert DREDGE and Constant SLATFORD, on 9 May 1784 at St Mary's, Kilmington, Somerset, England. Suspected consanguineous marriage. Groom's mother has same surname as bride. By banns. Groom of Marston. Wit: Hannah BROWN, Thomas ROLES.2
Ann SLATFORD lived at Witham Friary and Marston Bigot.
[S121] Baptisms, Marriages and Burials Transcript, Marston Bigot.
F, #15807, b. circa 1733
Constant SLATFORD was born circa 1733; A Constant SLATFORD was baptised in Witham Friary in 1716. Too early for this woman though. Maybe a relation?
12 October 1761
She married Robert DREDGE, son of John DREDGE and Jane PALMER, on 12 October 1761 at St John the Baptist, Frome, Somerset, England. Marriage record gives bride's name as Christian SLATFORD of Marston. I believe that this is the same person as Constant. Wit: Wm MAYO, Wm AXE.1,2
Constant SLATFORD lived at Marston Bigot.
She was also known as Christian. Appears this way in marriage record, assuming that it is the same woman.
Abraham SLOE was born in 1697 at Horsington, Somerset, England.1
30 August 1697
He was baptized on 30 August 1697 at St John's, Horsington, Somerset, England; Son of Richard. This baptism also appears in the records of St Peter & St Paul, Wincanton, with the child described as the son of Richard & Mary of Horsington parish.1
25 May 1724
He married Patience PIERCE on 25 May 1724 at Shepton Montague, Somerset, England.1
Jane SLY was baptized on 11 November 1792 at St Michael's, Mere, Wiltshire, England.1
She lived at Mere.
8 September 1792
Poor Law Records dated 8 September 1792 of Mere, Wiltshire, England provide the following information about Jane SLY: Unborn child of Martha SLY. Father not named. Bondsmen Philip SLY and Stephen SLY, yeomen of Mere.2
[S62] Baptisms Transcript, 13 parishes in Southwest Wiltshire, 1558-1837 by WFHS.
[S73] Bastardy Examinations of the parish of Mere, 1721-1821.
M, #3230, b. 1827
John SLY was born in 1827 at Gillingham, Dorset, England.
He was aged 43 in the 1871 census and lived at Stourton, Wiltshire, England.
He lived at Gillingham; Stourton.
He was a Labourer in Woods (Temporary).
He was ill with Cripple in 1871.
M, #14011, b. 1716, d. 1720
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Martha SLY was baptised on 28 April 1769 at St Michael's, Mere, Wiltshire, England.1
15 June 1796
She married John FORD, son of William FORD and Priscilla BIGGS, on 15 June 1796 at St Michael's, Mere, Wiltshire, England. Botp. Bch. Spr. By banns. Wit: Stephen SLY, William COWARD (clerk).2
22 September 1806
Martha SLY married Edward FORD, son of William FORD and Priscilla BIGGS, on 22 September 1806 at Bathwick, Somerset, England. NFI. I assume that they went to Somerset to marry as Martha was the widow of Edward's brother, which in the view of many clergy meant that the marriage was not valid.3,4
Martha SLY died in 1841 at Mere, Wiltshire, England.
30 September 1841
She was buried on 30 September 1841 at St Michael's, Mere, Wiltshire, England; Aged 72 yrs.5
She was aged 70 in the 1841 census and lived at Southbrook, Mere, Wiltshire, England.
Other information; Had an illegitimate child when aged only 13 yrs. Later, lost her husband and two infants in the space of two months.
She lived at Mere.
8 September 1792
Poor Law Records dated 8 September 1792 of Mere, Wiltshire, England provide the following information about Martha SLY: Unborn child of Martha SLY. Father not named. Bondsmen Philip SLY and Stephen SLY, yeomen of Mere.
Martha SLY was born in 1759; Possibly born in Wincanton, where she was living at the time of her marriage.
10 July 1777
She married John PENNY, son of John PENNY and Ann DOMONY, on 10 July 1777 at St Stephen's, Charlton Musgrove, Somerset, England. By banns. Groom otp. Bride of Wincanton. wit: Ann PEARCE (X), Philip READ (clerk).1
Martha SLY died in 1822 at Charlton Musgrove, Somerset, England.2
6 August 1822
She was buried on 6 August 1822 at St Stephen's, Charlton Musgrove, Somerset, England.2