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Wife: Martha _____ Married name: Martha Dawdy
Born: ABT 1707 1 Died: 2 May 1785 2 (see note 1) Buried: 27 May 1785 in Swanton Morley, Norfolk 3 (see note 2) Father: Mother:
Husband: Robert Dawdy
Born: 1719 1 Christened: 21 Jun 1719 in Swanton Morley, Norfolk 4 Died: 5 Sep 1795 2 (see note 3) Buried: 8 Sep 1795 in Swanton Morley, Norfolk 3 (see note 4) Probate: in Norwich, Norfolk (see note 5) Father: Edward Dawdy Mother: Esther Balden
1 M John Dawdy | Born: ABT 1744
2 F Martha Dawdy | Born: ABT 1745 sp. William Brookbank |Married: 12 Nov 1770 Gressenhall, Norfolk | Died: 1795 | Buried 12 Jul 1795 Scarning, Norfolk
3 M Robert Dawdy | Born: ABT 1749 | Died: 18 May 1798 | Buried 21 May 1798 Swanton Morley, Norfolk
4 M John Dawdy | Born: AFT 1750 sp. Martha Springall |Married: 5 Apr 1785 Swanton Morley, Norfolk
5 F Elizabeth Dawdy | Born: ABT 1754 Swanton Morley, Norfolk sp. John Maris |Married: 1 Jan 1778 Swanton Morley, Norfolk Born: ABT 1744 Died: 24 Oct 1825 | Died: 28 Jul 1822 | Buried 1 Aug 1822 Swanton Morley, Norfolk
6 F Sarah Dawdy | Born: sp. Benjamin Dike |Married: Born: Died:
Sources: (1) Age at death. (2) Headstone. (3) Parish Register transcript. (4) Parish Register. Event Notes Note (1) Headstone in Swanton Morley churchyard: Martha Dawdy died 2 May 1785, age 77. (With husband Robert). Note (2) Martha Dawdy, wife of Robert, age 74 Note (3) Headstone in Swanton Morley churchyard: Robert Dawdy died 5 Sep 1795 age 75. (With wife Martha). Note (4) age 75 Note (5) Will dated 25 Aug 1795. Executors Robert Freeman, John Maris. Mentions: eldest son Robert Dawdy; daughter Elizabeth, wife of John Maris; four living children - Robert, John, Elizabeth, Sarah Dike (wife of Benjamin Dike); William Brookbank, widower of late daughter Martha; Martha's children - Elizabeth, Bridget, William, Barbara, John, Esther, Mary. Effects under 100. (At least some of Martha's children may have been from her first husband, John Wenham - Mary Wenham infant daughter of John and Martha was buried at East Dereham 20 Oct 1791 (NBI and Norfolk Transcription Archive) ) For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated October 2018 Name Index