Family: Richard William GURNSEY / Sarah BEE (F202)

m. 16 May 1802


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  • Richard William GURNSEYFather | Male
    Richard William GURNSEY

    Born  1780  Rochester, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
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    Married  16 May 1802  [1]  Strood, Rochester, Kent, England  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Sarah BEEMother | Female
    Sarah BEE

    Born  1782  Rochester, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Anne GURNSEYChild 1 | Female
    + Anne GURNSEY

    Born  17 Apr 1803  Strood, Rochester, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Spouse  Edward ROCKLIFFE | F286 
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    William Henry GURNSEYChild 2 | Male
    + William Henry GURNSEY

    Born  16 Mar 1805  Frindsbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Christened  7 Apr 1805  Zoar Chapel, Strood, Rochester, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1882  Medway, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Spouse  Mary WELLS | F18 
    Married  7 Nov 1830  Saint Peter And Saint Paul, Milton By Gravesend, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location

    George John GURNSEYChild 3 | Male
    George John GURNSEY

    Born  1807  Stood, Rochester, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Christened  1 Nov 1807  Strood, Rochester, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1808   
    Buried  5 Jul 1808  Strood, Rochester, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location

    Charles George GURNSEYChild 4 | Male
    + Charles George GURNSEY

    Born  1809  Strood, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Christened  15 Oct 1809  Strood, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1873  Medway District, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Spouse  Mary Anne WENMAN | F69 
    Married  1840   

    John James GURNSEYChild 5 | Male
    + John James GURNSEY

    Born  1812  Chatham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Christened  23 Jan 1812  Chatham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Spouse  Charlotte SUMMERS | F2949 
    Married  7 Mar 1836  St. Marys Church, Chatham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location

    Henry William GURNSEYChild 6 | Male
    Henry William GURNSEY

    Born  10 Nov 1815  Chatham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Christened  10 Dec 1815  Clover Street Ebenezer Chapel, Chatham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
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  • Notes 
    • It appears that Richard and his family were devout Baptists, and were members of the Zion Baptist Chapel in Chatham - reputed to be the first Baptist chapel in North Kent, built in 1644. The baptisms and births are recorded in the Non-Conformist records of the church.

  • Sources 
    1. [S166] Family Search, (https://www.familysearch.org/).
      "England Marriages, 1538–1973 ," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NJGM-CWB : accessed 16 April 2016), Richard Guernsey and Sarah Bee, 16 May 1802; citing Strood, Kent, England, reference yr 1802-1812 p 1; FHL microfilm 992,463.