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I have a Daniel Archer marrying Ann 25th Nov 1805 in Painswick. The witnesses were William Drake and Betty Archer, both from Daniel's family. I am trying to trace Ann's birth but am having some dificulty as I cannot pin down her surname. According to the IGI it is Wathen, Freereg has it as Watham and the printed book of Philmore's marriages for Painswick gives it as Wathers.

Daniel and Ann are in the 1841 Census and Ann's age is given as 60, giving a birth year of 1781 (give or take a few years) On her death certificate in 1846 her age is given as 68 making her birth year 1778. On the Census she was born in Gloucestershire.

Has anyone any ideas because I've run out of them.


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