John Dunk

b. 16 April 1774, d. 1774
FatherWilliam Dunk b. 15 Apr 1722, d. 1792
MotherAnne Wenham b. 15 May 1731, d. 1828
     John Dunk was born in 1774 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England.
John Dunk was baptized on 16 April 1774 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of William Dunk and Anne Wenham.
John Dunk died in 1774 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England.
John Dunk was buried on 24 April 1774 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England, infant.2

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "infant."

John Dunk

     John Dunk married Mary (?) circa 1710 at Sussex, England.

Family

Mary (?)
Marriage*
John Dunk married Mary (?) circa 1710 at Sussex, England
Children

John Dunk

b. circa 1718, d. 1718
FatherJohn Dunk
MotherMary (?)
     John Dunk was baptized circa 1718.
John Dunk died in 1718 at Hellingly, Sussex, England. He was the son of John Dunk and Mary (?)
John Dunk was buried on 12 April 1718 at Hellingly, Sussex, England, son of John and his wife.1

Citations

  1. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "son of John and his wife."

John Henry Dunk

b. 5 June 1836
FatherJesse Dunk b. 19 Aug 1810, d. 1837
MotherMary Ann Peerless b. c 1816
     John Henry Dunk was baptized on 5 June 1836 at St Mary, Westham, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Jesse Dunk and Mary Ann Peerless.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Joseph Dunk

b. 4 July 1762, d. 23 August 1848
FatherWilliam Dunk b. 15 Apr 1722, d. 1792
MotherAnne Wenham b. 15 May 1731, d. 1828
     Joseph Dunk was born in 1762 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England.
Joseph Dunk was baptized on 4 July 1762 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of William Dunk and Anne Wenham.
Joseph Dunk married Jane Marchant on 17 July 1789 at Westham, Sussex, England, both of this parish (lic). Witnesses: James Gell and Alexr Langridge.2
There is an infant Mary Dunk buried in Westham on 27 Sep 1789 which could be a child of Joseph and Jane Dunk.3
On 7 June 1841 Joseph Dunk and Jane Marchant lived at Handcomb Street, Westham, Sussex, England, "Poor man". Staying with them was John Dunk aged 5 yrs.4
Joseph Dunk witnessed the death of Jane Marchant on 28 April 1848 at Handcomb, Westham, Sussex, England; She died of paralysis (4 years.)5
Joseph Dunk died on 23 August 1848 at Handcomb, Westham, Sussex, England, at age 86. Cause of death not certified.6
The place of death on the certificate is recorded as Handcomb but should probably be Hankham.
Joseph Dunk was buried on 27 August 1848 at St Mary, Westham, Sussex, England, 85 years old.3

Family

Jane Marchant b. c 1768, d. 28 Apr 1848
Marriage*
Joseph Dunk married Jane Marchant on 17 July 1789 at Westham, Sussex, England, both of this parish (lic). Witnesses: James Gell and Alexr Langridge.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  4. [S67] 1841 Census for England "HO107 piece 1117 folio 2/12 page 19."
  5. [S363] Death certificate of Jane Dunk, died 28 Apr 1848, registered 14 Jun 1848 in the Registration District of Eastbourne, Sussex, England (GRO Index Ref: Vol 7 Page 255).
  6. [S364] Death certificate of Joseph Dunk, died 23 Aug 1848, registered 9 Sep 1848 in the Registration District of Eastbourne, Sussex, England (GRO Index Ref: Vol 07 Page 249).

Joseph Dunk

b. 3 June 1805
FatherJoseph Dunk b. 4 Jul 1762, d. 23 Aug 1848
MotherJane Marchant b. c 1768, d. 28 Apr 1848
     Joseph Dunk was born on 3 June 1805 at Westham, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Joseph Dunk and Jane Marchant.
Joseph Dunk was baptized on 4 August 1805 at St Mary, Westham, Sussex, England.1
Joseph Dunk married Ann Aldridge on 6 June 1835 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England, Joseph is "of Westham", Ann is "of Eastbourne". Witnesses: John Aldridge and Mary Waymark.2
Joseph Dunk was an agricultural labourer on 7 June 1841.3
On 7 June 1841 Joseph Dunk lived at Handcomb Street, Westham, Sussex, England, by himself.3
On 30 March 1851 Joseph Dunk and Ann Aldridge lived at Hunnisetts Cottage, Westham, Sussex, England.4
Joseph Dunk was buried on 7 June 1875 at St Mary, Westham, Sussex, England, age 71 years.

Family

Ann Aldridge b. c 1808
Marriage*
Joseph Dunk married Ann Aldridge on 6 June 1835 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England, Joseph is "of Westham", Ann is "of Eastbourne". Witnesses: John Aldridge and Mary Waymark.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S67] 1841 Census for England "HO107 piece 1117 folio 2/12 page 19."
  4. [S16] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1637 folio 41 page 23."

Lucy Dunk

b. 7 June 1769
FatherWilliam Dunk b. 15 Apr 1722, d. 1792
MotherAnne Wenham b. 15 May 1731, d. 1828
     Lucy Dunk was born in 1769 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England.
Lucy Dunk was baptized on 7 June 1769 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of William Dunk and Anne Wenham.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Mary Dunk

b. 26 May 1750
FatherWilliam Dunk b. 15 Apr 1722, d. 1792
MotherAnne Wenham b. 15 May 1731, d. 1828
     Mary Dunk was born in 1750 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England.
Mary Dunk was baptized on 26 May 1750 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of William Dunk and Anne Wenham.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Orpah Dunk

b. 30 October 1800
FatherJoseph Dunk b. 4 Jul 1762, d. 23 Aug 1848
MotherJane Marchant b. c 1768, d. 28 Apr 1848
     Orpah Dunk was born on 30 October 1800 at Westham, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Dunk and Jane Marchant.
Orpah Dunk was baptized on 21 December 1800 at St Mary, Westham, Sussex, England.1
Orpah Dunk married James Dore on 7 February 1826 at Brighton, Sussex, England, both of this parish. Note that James's surname is mispelt DOVES on the marriage record.2
Marriage may have been to James DORE and not James DOVES, based on trees in ancestry.co.uk.

Family

James Dore b. c 1801
Marriage*
Orpah Dunk married James Dore on 7 February 1826 at Brighton, Sussex, England, both of this parish. Note that James's surname is mispelt DOVES on the marriage record.2 

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Ruth Dunk

b. 27 July 1807, d. 6 November 1873
FatherJoseph Dunk b. 4 Jul 1762, d. 23 Aug 1848
MotherJane Marchant b. c 1768, d. 28 Apr 1848
     Ruth Dunk was born on 27 July 1807 at Westham, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Dunk and Jane Marchant.
Ruth Dunk was baptized on 13 September 1807 at St Mary, Westham, Sussex, England.1
Ruth Dunk married Michael Godden, son of Michael Godden and Lucy Verrall, on 25 September 1830 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England, both of Eastbourne.
Between 1831 and 1835 Ruth Dunk and Michael Godden lived at Meads, Eastbourne, Sussex, England, as recorded on John, Emma and Lucy's baptisms.
On 7 June 1841 Ruth Dunk and Michael Godden lived at Meads, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.2
On 30 March 1851 Ruth Dunk and Michael Godden lived at Baileys Cottage, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.3
On 7 April 1861 Ruth Dunk and Michael Godden lived at Mill Lane Cottage, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.
In the 1861 census, Michael and Ruth Godden have three grandchildren living with them - Alfred Godden (8 years), George Godden (4 years), and John Godden (1 year) all born in Eastbourne. Alfred is the illegitimate son of daughter Emma Godden. George was baptised 29 Mar 1857 the son of Michael and Sophy Godden (abode South St, labourer) and John William Godden was baptised 10 Jul 1859 son of Sophia Godden (no father given, abode Southbourne). George and John are still living with Michael and Ruth in the 1871 census along with grandchildren Katie Elizabeth Godden (8 years) and Robert Godden (6 years). Katie is the illegitimate daughter of Elizabeth Godden. Robert is likely Frederick Robert Godden baptised 22 Oct 1865 daughter of Elizabeth Godden (single woman). It seems that Michael and Ruth played a major role in raising the illegitimate children of their daughters!4,5
On 2 April 1871 Ruth Dunk and Michael Godden lived at Ballis (Bailey's?) cottage, Willingdon, Sussex, England, next to the Crumble Bridge gatehouse and near the Lodge Inn. Today the area is called Tollgate Gardens, named in the 1960s after the tollgate that stood by the bridge over the Crumbles sewer on the road to Pevensey. Beyond this point the road was administered by the Horsebridge and Horeham Turnpike Trust.
Ruth Dunk died on 6 November 1873 at Union Workhouse, Eastbourne, Sussex, England, at age 66. She died of sloughing legs.6
An article in the St Leonard Observer 8 Nov 1873 reports that Michael Godden left his wife Ruth at the Union as she was so ill and he could not look after her. The case was dismissed and Ruth died within days.7
Ruth Dunk was buried on 11 November 1873 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England. The burial record noted that she was 64 years old and from the Eastbourne Union Workhouse.8

Family

Michael Godden b. 10 Feb 1811, d. 11 May 1901
Marriage*
Ruth Dunk married Michael Godden, son of Michael Godden and Lucy Verrall, on 25 September 1830 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England, both of Eastbourne. 
Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S67] 1841 Census for England "HO107 piece 1114 folio 13/35 page 15."
  3. [S16] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1637 folio 164 page 39."
  4. [S69] 1871 Census for England, "RG10 piece 1038 folio 51 page 6."
  5. [S68] 1861 Census for England, "RG09 piece 567 folio 81 page 11."
  6. [S365] Death certificate of Ruth Godden, died 6 Nov 1873, registered 8 Nov 1873 in the Registration District of Eastbourne, Sussex, England (GRO Index Ref: Vol 2b Page 38).
  7. [S599] Webpage St Leonard Observer "8 Nov 1873."
  8. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "age 64 years, Union House."

Sally Dunk

b. circa 1849
FatherJoseph Dunk b. 3 Jun 1805
MotherAnn Aldridge b. c 1808
     Sally Dunk was born circa 1849 at Westham, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Dunk and Ann Aldridge.

Citations

  1. [S16] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1637 folio 41 page 23."

William Dunk

b. 15 April 1722, d. 1792
FatherJohn Dunk
MotherMary (?)
     William Dunk was born in 1722 at Hellingly, Sussex, England.
William Dunk was baptized on 15 April 1722 at Hellingly, Sussex, England, Note: The SFHG baptisms Index only includes records for Hellingly commencing 1737. Not sure of the source of this baptism - could be the IGI or a microfilm of the parish register. Needs to be re-confirmed. He was the son of John Dunk and Mary (?)
William Dunk married Anne Wenham, daughter of Edward Wenham and Hannah Vine, on 24 February 1749/50 at Hellingly, Sussex, England, both of this parish. William and Anne were married by banns and the fee was 5 shillings.1
Wm. Dunk + wife Anne; and My., Ann, Eliz., Anni - 4th July 1756, Hellingly Chiddingly [Par/292/32/1]
Source: Sussex Genealogical Centre Occasional Paper No 1 (1979) Edited by M J Burchall as Sussex Genealogical Centre Occasional Paper No. 1 (1979) covering 40 parishes. Eastern Sussex Settlement Certificates 1670-1832.2
William Dunk died in 1792 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England.
William Dunk was buried on 18 March 1792 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England, 69 years, poor.3
The 1821 census for Chiddingly records the following family at Stone Hill House (containing 2 dwellings):
William DUNK 62 yrs head Labourer
Elizabeth 61 yrs wife
Frances 18 yrs daughter
Jane 5 yrs grand daughter
This William could be their son (bap. 1758), or alternatively, the son of Thomas and Anne Dunk who was baptised in 1757.

Family

Anne Wenham b. 15 May 1731, d. 1828
Marriage*
William Dunk married Anne Wenham, daughter of Edward Wenham and Hannah Vine, on 24 February 1749/50 at Hellingly, Sussex, England, both of this parish. William and Anne were married by banns and the fee was 5 shillings.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S266] Index to Sussex People, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "Source: 29, Entry: 22036."
  3. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "69 years, poor."

William Dunk

b. 10 September 1758, d. 17 February 1837
FatherWilliam Dunk b. 15 Apr 1722, d. 1792
MotherAnne Wenham b. 15 May 1731, d. 1828
     William Dunk was born in 1758 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England.
William Dunk was baptized on 10 September 1758 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of William Dunk and Anne Wenham.
William Dunk married Elizabeth Funnell, daughter of Thomas Funnell and Mary (?), on 11 November 1775 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England, both of this parish.2
William Dunk died on 17 February 1837 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England, at age 78. "age 77 years."3

Family

Elizabeth Funnell b. 16 Sep 1759, d. 1828
Marriage*
William Dunk married Elizabeth Funnell, daughter of Thomas Funnell and Mary (?), on 11 November 1775 at Chiddingly, Sussex, England, both of this parish.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "age 77 years."

William Dunk

b. 12 July 1818
FatherJames Dunk b. 6 Jun 1791, d. 1868
MotherMary Sutton b. c 1797
     William Dunk was baptized on 12 July 1818 at St Mary, Westham, Sussex, England. He was the son of James Dunk and Mary Sutton.

John Lawrence Dunlop

b. 23 November 1943, d. 3 February 2014
     John Lawrence Dunlop was born on 23 November 1943 at Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
John Lawrence Dunlop died on 3 February 2014 at Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia, at age 70.

James John Dunsford

b. 1866
     James John Dunsford was born in 1866 at St Pancras, Middlesex, England.1
James John Dunsford married Deborah Elizabeth Compton on 6 April 1890 at St Saviour, Southwark, London, England.
James John Dunsford was a cooper (as recorded on son James John Dunsford's baptism) on 18 March 1891.
James John Dunsford was a cooper's labourer on 2 April 1911.2
On 2 April 1911 James John Dunsford and Deborah Elizabeth Compton lived at 26a Brandon Street, Walworth, London, England.2

Family

Deborah Elizabeth Compton
Marriage*
James John Dunsford married Deborah Elizabeth Compton on 6 April 1890 at St Saviour, Southwark, London, England
Child

Citations

  1. [S142] General Register Office: Indexes to Births, Sep 1837-2006, "Jan-Mar 1866, Pancras, Vol 1b Page 103."
  2. [S73] 1911 Census for England "RG14PN1807 RG78PN64 RD23 SD4 ED15 SN141."

James John Compton Dunsford

b. 17 March 1891, d. 27 December 1931
FatherJames John Dunsford b. 1866
MotherDeborah Elizabeth Compton
     James John Compton Dunsford was born on 17 March 1891 at St Saviours, Southwark, Newington, London, England.1,2
James John Compton Dunsford was baptized on 18 March 1891 at St Matthew, Newington, London, England. He was the son of James John Dunsford and Deborah Elizabeth Compton.
The Dunsford family history has been extensively researched back to the 1500s in Devon. The tree is maintained by Trevena Whitbread in Ancestry.co.uk under the name "Dunsford Family Tree". Trevena's user name in Ancestry is "trevenawhitbread".
James John Compton Dunsford married Miriam Gertrude Barber, daughter of Alfred Barber and Miriam Beall, in 1920 at Southwark, London, England.3
In 1931 James John Compton Dunsford and Miriam Gertrude Barber lived at 201 Farley Road, Selsdon, Surrey, England, (from James Dunsford's probate record.)
James John Compton Dunsford died on 27 December 1931 at Croydon, Surrey, England, at age 40.1
His estate was probated on 25 January 1932 at London, England. Probate granted to Miriam Gertrude Dunsford, widow. Effects 883 pounds 5 shillings.

Family

Miriam Gertrude Barber b. 28 Aug 1883, d. 1972
Marriage*
James John Compton Dunsford married Miriam Gertrude Barber, daughter of Alfred Barber and Miriam Beall, in 1920 at Southwark, London, England.3 

Citations

  1. [S244] Website "Ancestry" (http://www.ancestry.co.uk/) "Dunsford Family Tree. Owner: JoanBlackburn11."
  2. [S142] General Register Office: Indexes to Births, Sep 1837-2006, "Jan-Mar 1891, St Saviour Southwark, Vol 1d Page 105."
  3. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Jul-Sep 1920, Southwark, Vol 1d Page 280."

Daniel Dunstall

     Daniel Dunstall married Ann Godden, daughter of George Godden and Jane Markwick, in 1856 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1

Family

Ann Godden b. 24 Feb 1828
Marriage*
Daniel Dunstall married Ann Godden, daughter of George Godden and Jane Markwick, in 1856 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1 

Citations

  1. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Apr-Jun 1856, Eastbourne, Vol 2b Page 71."

Richard Dunstall

     Richard Dunstall and Elizabeth Wood obtained a marriage licence on 18 June 1685 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Richard is "of Blatchington" and Elizabeth "of Seaford."1
Richard Dunstall witnessed the will of John Wood dated 28 May 1701 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England.2

Family

Elizabeth Wood b. c 1665
Marriage License*
Richard Dunstall and Elizabeth Wood obtained a marriage licence on 18 June 1685 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Richard is "of Blatchington" and Elizabeth "of Seaford."1 

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S336] Will of John Wood of Blatchington, Sussex, England, made 28 May 1701, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 14 Jun 1701. (ESRO: SAM/3/10/106).

Samuel Dunstan

      Surname could also be Dunstone.1
Samuel Dunstan married Ann Allwork, daughter of Thomas Allwork and Elizabeth Brown, on 24 October 1742 at Berwick, Sussex, England, Samuel is "of Bishopstone."2

Family

Ann Allwork b. 6 Nov 1720, d. 1801
Marriage*
Samuel Dunstan married Ann Allwork, daughter of Thomas Allwork and Elizabeth Brown, on 24 October 1742 at Berwick, Sussex, England, Samuel is "of Bishopstone."2 

Citations

  1. [S520] John Paterson "Allwork Ancestry in Sussex" in the The Sussex Family Historian Vol. 21, No. 5, March 2015,.
  2. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.