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Husband: Edmund Nelson
Born: 18 Mar 1722 in East Bradenham, Norfolk 1,2 Education: Caius College, Cambridge 3 Occupation: Clergyman 3 Died: 26 Apr 1802 in Bath, Somerset 1,2,4 Buried: 11 May 1802 in Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 2 Probate: 1802 in Prerogative Court of Canterbury Father: Mother:
Wife: Catharine Suckling 1 Married name: Catharine Nelson Married: 11 May 1749 in Beccles, Suffolk 1,5,6,7
Born: 9 May 1725 in Barsham, Suffolk 6,2 Christened: 27 May 1725 in Barsham, Suffolk 1,2 Died: 26 Dec 1767 1,6,2 Buried: 30 Dec 1767 in Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 5,2 Father: Maurice Suckling (1676 - 1730) Mother: Ann Turner (1691 - 1768)
1 M Edmund Nelson | Born: 5 Apr 1750 Swaffham, Norfolk 2 | Died: 7 Aug 1750 2 | Buried Hilborough, Norfolk 2
2 M Horatio Nelson | Born: 28 Jul 1751 Swaffham, Norfolk 2 | Died: 15 Nov 1751 2 | Buried Hilborough, Norfolk 2
3 M Maurice Nelson | Born: 24 May 1753 Swaffham, Norfolk 1,6,2 sp. Syphia Smith |Married: 1 Jan 1787 6 | Died: 24 Apr 1801 1,6,2
4 F Susannah Nelson | Born: 12 Jun 1755 Sporle, Norfolk 1,2 sp. Thomas Bolton |Married: 3 Aug 1780 Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 2 Born: 11 Dec 1752 Died: 17 Oct 1834 | Died: 13 Jul 1813 Bradenham Hall, West Bradenham, Norfolk 1,2,4 | Buried 19 Jul 1813 Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 6,2
5 M William Nelson | Born: 20 Apr 1757 Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 1,2 sp. Sarah Yonge |Married: 9 Nov 1786 Swaffham, Norfolk 2 Born: 1749 Died: 13 Apr 1825 | sp. Hilare Barlow |Married: 26 Mar 1829 St George Hanover Square, London 2 Born: Died: 22 Dec 1857 | Died: 28 Feb 1835 London 1,2,3 | Buried St Paul's Cathedral, London 4
6 M Horatio Nelson | Born: 29 Sep 1758 Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 1 sp. Frances Herbert Woollward |Married: 11 Mar 1787 "Montpelier", Charlestown, Island of Nevis 2 Born: ABT 1757 Died: 6 May 1831 | Emma Hamilton | Born: APR 1765 Died: 15 Jan 1815 | Died: 21 Oct 1805 Battle of Trafalgar | Buried 9 Jan 1806 St Paul's Cathedral, London 2
7 F Ann Nelson | Born: 20 Sep 1760 Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 1,2 | Died: 15 Nov 1783 Bath, Somerset 1,2 | Buried 18 Nov 1783 Bathford, Somerset 2
8 M Edmund Nelson | Born: 4 Jun 1762 Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 1,2 | Died: 12 Dec 1789 Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 1,2 | Buried 16 Dec 1789 Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 2
9 M Suckling Nelson | Born: 5 Jan 1764 1,2 sp. Sophia Smith |Married: 1 Jan 1787 Norwich St Stephen, Norfolk 4 | Died: 1799 1 | Buried 20 Apr 1799 Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 2,8
10 M George Nelson | Born: 13 Sep 1765 Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 2 | Died: 21 Mar 1766 Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 2 | Buried 24 Mar 1766 Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 2
11 F Catherine Nelson | Born: 19 Mar 1767 Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk 1,2 sp. George Matcham |Married: 26 Feb 1787 6,2 Born: 30 Nov 1754 Died: 3 Feb 1833 | Died: 28 Mar 1842 1,6,2 | Buried Slaugham, Sussex 4
Sources: (1) Woodfield family pedigree website. (2) Nelson, Thomas, a Genealogical History of the Nelson Family (1908) (3) Venn, Alumni Cantabrigienses. (4) Christopher Cook pers. com. (5) Suckling website. (6) Burke's Landed Gentry 1952. (7) Muskett J J, Suffolk Manorial Families (1900), pp 177-208. (8) Parish Register. For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated December 2016 Name Index