Humphrys genealogy

Genealogy research by Mark Humphrys.

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Humphrey Stanger, of Barrowden, Rutland

Marriage of Humphrey Stanger and Joan Allen, 30 Nov 1676, Barrowden.
From here.

Humphrey Stanger,
or Humphry, would be born c.1654,
probably born in Harringworth, Northamptonshire.
See Wikitree.
See entry in tree by Howard Smith.

He mar 1stly, 30 Nov 1676, to Joan Allen.
She was born in Barrowden, Rutland (very near to Harringworth, across county line).
They mar in Barrowden. They are both described as of this parish.

He was a "slater", lived Barrowden.
Joan was buried 20 May 1682 in Barrowden.

Humphrey mar 2ndly, 1682-1684, to Mary ----.
Listed as slater, of Barrowden, in will 1710.
See his will dated 4 May 1710.
He died 4 to 10 May 1710.
He was buried 10 May 1710 in Barrowden, Rutland.
There was a claim that Mary died or was buried 23 Aug 1716 at Barrowden. But this seems to be confusion with the burial of Mary Stanger, daughter of Humphrey Stanger and Mary his wife, on 23 Apr 1716 at Barrowden. See entry from here.
Humphrey had issue by 2nd wife Mary:

  1. John Stanger,
    bapt 28 Nov 1686 in Barrowden.

  2. Humphrey Stanger,
    baptised on 2 Jan 1696 [new style year] in Barrowden.
    See Wikitree.
    See entry in tree by Howard Smith.
    He mar Apr 1717 in Barrowden to Mary Littledyke.
    He was buried on 22 July 1736 in Barrowden, age 40 yrs.
    She was buried 30 Aug 1767.
    They had issue:

    1. Humphrey Stanger,
      baptised on 23 Mar 1718 in Barrowden, Rutland.
      Howard Smith says he is the Humphrey Stanger who mar 1747 to Mary Deacon and lived in Barrowden.

Is our Humphrey Stanger this one or his cousin?

Burial of Joan Allen, 20 May 1682, Barrowden.
From here.

Burial of Humphrey Stanger, 10 May 1710 in Barrowden.
From here.

Baptism of John Stanger, 28 Nov 1686 in Barrowden.
From here.

Baptism of Humphrey Stanger, 2 Jan 1696 in Barrowden.
From here.

Border of Rutland (blue-green) and Northamptonshire (pink).
Shows Barrowden, Rutland, is very close to Harringworth, Northamptonshire.
From here.

Barrowden, Rutland.
From old map. Surveyed: 1884. Published: 1885.
See modern satellite view.

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