Family History


THE ALDRIDGES ARE NOT DIRECT ANCESTORS OF MINE, HOWEVER THERE WERE SEVERAL MARRIAGES TO MEMBERS OF MY FAMILY, AND THE FAMILIES WERE OBVIOUSLY CLOSE.

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WILLIAM ALDREIDGE

Buried: 30/4/1718 Harting

ANTHONY ALDRIDGE

Buried: 13/2/1731 Harting

Married: 19/2/1717 Rogate

Spouse: Katherine Mills (see Note)

Children: William Aldridge bapt 10/12/1717

Anthony Aldridge b 1721

Note: Both of Harting. Anthony yeoman West Harting. Sponsor William Aldridge yeoman West Harting.

Katherine remarried Richard Hill

WILLIAM ALDRIDGE

Born: 1717 Harting

Father: Anthony Aldridge

Mother: Katherine Mills

Baptised: 10/12/1717 Harting

Buried: 22/3/1778 Harting (register records him as Mr William Aldridge)

Married: 9/2/1740 North Marden

Spouse; Elizabeth Geale

Baptised: 10/6/1717 Harting

Father: Thomas Geale

Mother: Elizabeth Stent

Children: Elizabeth Aldridge baptised 25/9/1741 Harting

William Aldridge bapt 23/2/1742 harting

Ann Aldridge baptised 24/11/1744 Harting (buried 16/2/1645)

Ann Aldridge batised 6/6/1746 Aldridge

Mary Aldridge baptised 21/6/1748 Harting

Sarah Aldridge baptised 7/9/1750 Harting

Anthony Aldridge baptised 13/10/1752 Harting (buried 19/12/1760)

John Aldridge baptised 20/9/1754 Harting

Frances Aldridge baptised 28/12/1758 Harting (bur 6/3/1759)

Frances Aldridge buried 7/2/1760

George Aldridge baptised 9/7/1761 Harting (buried 11/7/1761)

Note: 4/4/1763 William Aldridge witness to marriage of William

Note: Monument in churchyard Harting to William and Elizabeth ‘William Aldridge July… and Aldridge June 1778’ – on right hand side as one approaches the church porch

Some mentions of William in property transfers:

29/12/1756 By Sir Matthew Fetherstonahugh appointed William Aldridge of West Harting, yeoman to receive seisen of a piece of coppice ground called Holt Coppice cont 4 acres in East Harting conveyed to the Sir Matthew Ftherstonhaugh

To John Scutt of East harting

10/10/1792 lease by Sir Henry Fetherstonhaugh another tenement and farm formerly in occupation of Anthony Aldridge as tenant to the yearly rent of £142.

7/12/1776 land late in tenure of Anthony Aldridge to William Blackmore of East Harting. 10 years £140

ANTHONY ALDRIDGE

Father: Anthony Aldridge

Baptised: 30/7/1721 Harting

Married: 7/4/1743 Harting

Buried: 21/11/1780

Spouse: Susannah Geale

Baptised: 1/7/1718 Harting

Father: Thomas Geale

Mother: Elizabeth Stent

Children of William Aldridge and Elizabeth Geale

 

ELIZABETH ALDRIDGE

FATHER: William Aldridge

Mother: Elizabeth Geale

Baptised: 25/9/1741

Married: 7/10/1768 Harting

Spouse: John Kinchett

Note: witnessed by Richard Lilywhite, John Earle

WILLIAM ALDRIDGE

Father: William Aldridge

Mother: Elizabeth geale

Baptised: 23/2/1742 harting

Married: 16/2/1768

Spouse: Ann Long

Children: Ann Aldridge bapt 26/12/1768 married 30/9/1788 John Restall. Witnessed by William & Ann Vollar

William Aldridge married 28/1/1796 Ann Chitty (baptised 28/2/1776 Harting daughter of Thomas & Ann Chitty). Witnessed by Fanny Aldridge, Elizabeth Blackmore

Note: marriage witnessed by John Wild and Elizabeth Aldridge

MARY ALDRIDGE

Born: 1748 harting

Father: William Aldridge

Mother: Elizabeth geale

Baptised: 21/6/1748 harting

Married: 29/9/1774

Spouse; John Blackmore

Note: witnessed by John Blackmore, John Guy

SARAH ALDRIDGE

Father: William Aldridge

Mother: Elizabeth geale

Baptised: 7/9/1750 Harting

Buried: 25/6/1787

Married: 2/11/1773 Harting

Spouse: Thomas Blackmore

Children: Sarah Blackmore bur 24/1/1776

Note: witnessed by Richard Lillywhite, John Earle

JAMES ALDRIDGE/ELDRIDGE

Born: Abt 1741 (from marriage licence)

Buried: 12/4/1803

Married: 20/1/1771 St Pancras Chichester

Spouse: Mary Andrews

Born: 1746 (from marriage licence)

Father: Joseph Andrews, Carpenter (marriage licence)

Children: James Aldridge bapt 6/4/1774 buried 30/4/1781

Elizabeth Aldridge bapt 22/3/1776

Ann Aldridge bapt 13/10/1777

Marriage licence: James Eldridge, miller, Harting, sponsor Joseph Andrews carpenter St Pancras.

 

 

WILLIAM ALDRIDGE

Born:

Father: William Aldridge

Mother: Ann Long

Married: 28/1/1796

Spouse; Ann Chitty. Witnessed by Fanny Aldridge, Elizabeth Blackmore

Children: John Aldridge bur 5/3/1800 harting

John Aldridge bapt 18/7/1802 Church of Christ-Independent, petersfield (see Note 1)

Ann Aldridge b 6/1/1807 bapt Church of Christ-Independent petersfield 8/1/1807

William Aldridge b abt 1798 (see Note 2)

Note 1: John Aldridge 1841 census house-servant, UpPark

Note 2: William Aldridge b abt 1798 Harting married Mary b Rowlands Castle. Children Henry Aldridge b abt 1730 Rowlamds Castle. !841 & 1851 census residing Idsworth, occupation chair maker

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I don’t know where this fits in.- Eldridge could be a quite separate family

Memorial in the church

Ann Eldridge died 18th day of Aprill 1833 aged 55 years

And now lord what I want for my hope is in thee