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HO107 Piece 1724 Folio 216 Page 4
Civil Parish: Buckingham
Village: Gawcott
County: Buckinghamshire
Registration District: Buckingham
Sub-RD: Leckhamstead
ED: 2c
No of Schedule: 13
Address: High St
John Bennett Head Mar 45 Laborer Agricultural Gawcott Buckinghamshire
Esther Bennett Wife Mar 53 Stokeline Oxfordshire
Eliza Bennett Dau 16 Gawcott Buckinghamshire
John Bennett Son 13 Gawcott Buckinghamshire
Mary Bennett Dau 10 Gawcott Buckinghamshire

Deaths Sep Qtr 1864 BENNETT Esther 66 Buckingham 3a 349

Marriage not found and Esther's maiden name unknown.

Looking for Esther and family in 1861.


Can't find them in 1861.

However the GRO has this birth ref for daughter Mary

Mary Bennett Mar 1841 Buckingham 6 342 mmn Thornton

There is a baptism for an Easter Thornton 17 March 1799 in Stoke Lyne parents William and Mary

Haven't yet found a marriage but I have found the following baptisms in Gawcott which may help pinpoint when they married
James 30 November 1828
Thomas 10 July 1831
Ann 23 December 1832
Eliza 26 April 1835
John 11 March 1838
Mary 18 April 1841
John remarried and I have him in 1871.

Marriages Dec Qtr 1867 Buckingham 3a 939
BENNETT John & HARRIS Elizabeth

Deaths Dec Qtr 1878 BENNETT John 73 Buckingham 3a 415
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Marriages Mar Qtr 1856 Buckingham 3a 504

I think I have the right one with an error for Bennett.
No luck for the 1861 census.

They married in Buckingham, Bucks.:)

Marriage 2 Jun 1828 by Banns
John X BENNETT, Bachelor otp
Esther X THORNTON of Stoke Lyne, Oxfordshire
Witnesses - Robert Bennett & Hannah Brisko.

Marriage 15 Dec 1828 by Banns
Robert BENNETT, Bachelor otp
Hannah BRISKO, Spinster otp
Witnesses- William Bennett & Jane Harris

Buckingham Baptism - 8 Apr 1806. John, son of Charles & Sophia BENNETT.

Buckingham Burial - 1 Jul 1807. John BENNETT son of Charls.

Burial - 25 Jan 1815. Charles BENNETT aged 41 of Buckingham.
Burial - 10 Jan 1854. Sophia BENNETT aged 81 of Buckingham.
Baptism 16 Mar 1811 Thomas born 14 Feb son of Charles & Sophia BENNETT nee Thurling.
Baptism - 22 Jul 1815. Eliza daughter of Charles deceased & Sophia BENNETT of Buckingham, Glazier.

Not sure if these baptisms etc. are any use, except the marriage for John Bennett.