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Joanna Woodsford Hawker (1739-)

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Baptised 15 Jul 1739 • Compton Valence, Dorset, England1Church of England, ‘Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, ...continue
Married 30 Aug 1767 • Toller Porcorum, Dorset, England3Church of England, ‘Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, ...continue


Biography
 
Joanna was the daughter of Edward Woodsford and Tamson Unknown.2’Joanna’ was spelled a variety of ways: Johannah, Johanna and Joanna. She signed ...continue She was baptised on 15 July 1739 within the parish of Compton Valence and most likely in the church of St Thomas a Beckett.4Church of England, ‘Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, ...continue
 
Joanna married James Hawker by banns on 30 August 1767 within the parish of Toller Porcorum and probably at the church of St Andrew and St Peter. Both signed their names. Little is known of James. He was of the parish of Little Bredy at the time of their union but there is no known record of his baptism within that parish.5Church of England, ‘Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, ...continue 6Wendy Warne, ‘Little Bredy Baptisms 1717 to 1812’, Dorset Online Parish Clerks, 2015, ...continue They had the following known children:7Other children may exist. Their baptisms or births may not have been recorded or the records may ...continue

  1. Mary Hawker (1768-)
  2. Rebecca Hawker (1771-)
  3. Tamasin Hawker (1775-)
  4. Johannah Hawker (1781-)

 
Joanna was allocated the sum of three pounds per year for eight years in her father’s will.8Church of England, ‘Dorset, England, Wills and Probates, 1565-1858’, Will of Edward ...continue
 
To be continued…9This is a work in progress. Citations and family links are being batch-added to profiles.


External links
 
Joanna Woodsford at FamilySearch10The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ‘Joanna Woodsford’, FamilySearch, ...continue


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1, 4. Church of England, ‘Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812’, Baptism of Joannah Woodsford, 15 July 1739, Toller Porcorum, Dorset, England; digital image, Ancestry.com; Dorset History Centre, Dorchester, England; Reference number: PE/COV:RE1/1, p. not recorded, line 4, https://search.ancestry.com.au/search/db.aspx?dbid=2243, accessed 20 June 2018.
2. ’Joanna’ was spelled a variety of ways: Johannah, Johanna and Joanna. She signed ‘Joanna’ in the parish register when she married Sebastian Pitfield and this spelling has been adopted.
3, 5. Church of England, ‘Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812’, Marriage of James Hawker and Joanna Woodsford, 30 August 1767, Toller Porcorum, Dorset, England; digital image, Ancestry.com; Dorset History Centre, Dorchester, England; Reference number: PE/TRP: RE3/1, p. not recorded, no. 29, https://search.ancestry.com.au/search/db.aspx?dbid=2243, accessed 20 June 2018.
6. Wendy Warne, ‘Little Bredy Baptisms 1717 to 1812’, Dorset Online Parish Clerks, 2015, https://www.opcdorset.org/LittleBredyFiles/LittleBredyBaps1717-1812.htm, accessed 7 May 2020.
7. Other children may exist. Their baptisms or births may not have been recorded or the records may not have survived.
8. Church of England, ‘Dorset, England, Wills and Probates, 1565-1858’, Will of Edward Woodsford, 9 April 1776, Probate Court, Dorset Archdeaconry; digital image, Ancestry; Dorset History Centre, Dorchester, England; Reference Number: Ad/Dt/W/1776, Event Record Number 63, https://search.ancestry.com.au/search/db.aspx?dbid=2119, accessed 31 August 2017.
9. This is a work in progress. Citations and family links are being batch-added to profiles.
10. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ‘Joanna Woodsford’, FamilySearch, n.d., updated 7 May 2020, https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/LYP1-94C, accessed 7 May 2020.