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LEGGETT & TONG

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William Leggett & Ann Tong
m. 15 Oct 1827 Fordwich, Kent, England
Batch I003541 Microfilm 1836029 Source P-9 N27

Edward born abt 1840 and no baptism found.
 
Not found in 1841.

Arrival 1838 or 1839 ?

SA Death 1881 LEGGETT William (M) Nairne Book 114 p. 134

South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA) - Sat 15 Oct 1881 p.4
DEATHS
LEGGETT.-On the 12th October, at Hay Valley,
suddenly, Mr. Wm. Leggett, aged 75 years. Colonist
of 43 years.

SA Death 1898 LEGGETT Ann (F) Wellington Book 257 p.258

South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA) - Thu 29 Dec 1898 p.4
DEATHS
LEGGETT.-On the 26th December, at Willow
Bank, near Wellington, of senile decay, Ann
Leggett, relict of the late William Leggett, of
Hay Valley, near Nairne, at the advanced age of
96. Arrived 1839 by the ship Recourse.
 
Ann Tong
Father's Name Stephen Tong
Mother's Name Sarah
Christening 27 Jun 1802
Event Place Sturry, Kent, England
Microfilm Number 1836196
Batch I003556

William Leggett
Father's Name William Leggett
Mother's Name Pleasant
Christening 20 Jul 1806
Event Place Fordwich, Kent, England
Microfilm Number 1836029
Batch I003541
 
Ann – Dec 1898 SA – age 96 – arrived 1839 on “Resourse” Jan 23 1839 from London to Adelaide Willia, Ann & 5 children + a Margaret & Edward Leggett

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/202483982/ann-leggett
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/56544229?searchTerm=ann leggett

https://bound-for-south-australia.collections.slsa.sa.gov.au/1839Resource.htm

William – Oct 1881 age 75 – colonist of 43 yrs
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/47100417?searchTerm=william leggett
 
William baptised 20 July 1806 Fordwich Kent – William Leggett & Pleasant – FHL 1836029

father William Leggett married 27 July 1788 Fordwich Kent to Pleasant Tomlin – FHL 1836029 ref P-11 – she was baptised 19 Oct 1766 Fordwich to John Tamlin & Rebecca – FHL 1736721 & died March 1839 Kent – 5 page 28

father William Leggett baptised 7 March 1756 Fordwich to mum Mary Leggett – FHL 1836029 & he died Dec 1840 Kent – 5 page 338
 
Thanks Val.

An Edward listed on shipping record.

Marriage
LEGGETT Edward 21y N (f William LEGGETT) - MILLS Mary 17y N (f George MILLS)
m. 20 Mar 1861 at Res of William Leggett Fordwith dist Nai = Nairne Book 45 p.253

Ok, listed as 80 in 1920 so born SA ? No birth in the SA database.
 
Deaths Mar Qtr 1839 LEGGETT Pleasant [72] Bridge 5 28

Deaths Dec Qtr 1840 LEGGETT William [85] Isle of Thanet 5 338
 
29 March 1861
Leggett – Mills – On 20th March at the residence of the bridegroom’s father by Rev J Stadrin, Edward the third son of Mr William Leggett of Fordwith Farm Hay Valley to Miss Mary Mills, third daughter of Mr George Mills.

Oct 1881
Leggett – On the 12th October at Hay Valley suddenly, Mr Wm Leggett age 75. Colonist of 43 yrs
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/197761283?searchTerm=leggett hay valley
father William
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/202483981/william-leggett

Edward’s death - Dec 1920 Qld
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/216984308?searchTerm=edward leggett
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/174176238/edward_croxton_leggett
 
Thanks Val.

Coxton/Croxton appears in later records. I don't know where it comes from.
 
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