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Surname Saturday – Preston

The first person in my tree with this surname was Ann Preston.

My ancestral line is:

1 Lois Whimpey

2 Ivon Walter Whimpey 1923-2009
3 Edith Jean Marr 1922-1990

6 Wilfred Palmer Marr 1892-1955
7 Edith Meriden Docwra 1904-1948

14 Harry Docwra 1866-1934
15 Emily Alice Oliver 1877-1925

30 George Oliver 1846-1930
31 Elizabeth Ann Ball 1856-1909

62 William Edward Ball 1825-1893
63 Ann Slawson 1836-1878

126 George Slawson 1810-1889
127 Elizabeth Skempton 1810-1857

352 John Slawson 1772-1882
353 Ann Burgess 1776-1852

704 Joseph Slawson 1742-1799
705 Ann Preston ca. 1742-1806

Ann Preston married Joseph Slawson on 24 August 1767 at Islip, Northamptonshire, England.

They had 7 children who were all christened at Islip, Northamptonshire:

  • Joseph christened 24 July 1768
  • George christened 15 April 1770
  • John christened 5 April 1772
  • Hannah christened 28 January 1776
  • Ann christened 26 October 1777
  • Jane christened 18 February 1781
  • Ephraim christened 29 September 1783

Ann was buried 25 March 1806 at Islip.

There is a possible baptism for Ann at Brigstock, Northamptonshire, on 13 March 1742.   The parents were Peter and Ann Preston.  I have not yet researched this line any further back in time.

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