Witham Parish Records Also nieghbouring Faulkbourne & Fairstead , where I have yet to find any Parchments.

Fairstead D/P 310/1/3 searched 1705-53 for marriages & 1705-1808 quickly for baptisms & burials

Baptisms D/P 30/1/1 1648-1743 . D/P 30/1/3 1743-93 . D/P 30/1/9 1813-37

1707 Elizabeth James & Jane Parchment . bapt. together 21/12/1721 29  
1709 James James & Jane Parchment . bapt. together 21/12/1721 29 he could marry 1737
1711 Nicholas James & Jane Parchment . bapt. together 21/12/1721 29  
1715 Margaret James & Jane Parchment . bapt. together 21/12/1721 29  
1721 Richard James & Jane Parchment . bapt. together 21/12/1721 29  
1723 William James & Jane Parchment . bapt. 28/7/1723 30  
  John James & Jane Parchment . bapt. 28/7/1723 30 seemingly 18 yrs old?- thus b.~1705
1724 James James & Jane Parchment bapt.11/6/1724 no birth d. 31 James m.Jane Wakelin 1723
1729 Jane James & Jane Parchment 33  
1732 Jane James & Jane Parchment , being ~ 19yrs old 35 thus born~ 1713. Obviously 2 James& J couples
1733 Elizabeth James & Jane Parchment 36 James m.Jane Wakelin 1723
         
1738 Sarah James & Sarah Parchment 39  
1740 James James & Sarah Parchment 40  
1745 William James & Sarah Parchment 4 Now on D/P 30/1/3
1746 Elizabeth James & Sarah Parchment    
1748 Samuel James & Sarah Parchment 6  
1751 Benjamin James & Sarah Parchment 8  
1758 William Amis Thomas & Eliz.Amis 15 No other Amies image7-23, 1749-1765
         
1778 Elizabethdies1779 James & Elizabeth Parchment 32 Born feb21, buried
         
1780 Elizabeth William & Elizabeth Parchment 33 Born 13/2, baptised 10/3.
1782 William dies 1786 William & Elizabeth Parchment 34 Born 3/1/1782, baptised 17/2/1782 seemingly no more baptisms in Witham
        so where were Mary, Sarah etc bapt?
1781 John Benjamin & Elizabeth Parchment 34  
1782 Benjamin Benjamin & Elizabeth Parchment 35  
1786 William Benjamin & Elizabeth Parchment 37  
1789 James James & Elizabeth Parchment 40 May
      41 End of baptisms on this fiche-Mar 1791
         
         

 

Marriages D/P 30/1/1 1669-1743 D/P 30/1/6 1754-1783

1680-1711 No Parchment marriages recorded 47   This odd! James & Jane had m.~1706
1723 James Parchment m.Jane Wakeling 50    
         
         
         
2/10/1737 James Parchment m. Sarah Lionel 42 both of this parish parents of William 1745
1739 Nicholas Parchment m. Mary Bateman 42 he widower Born 1711- he dies 1851
1742 James Parchment m.Mary Turner      
1746 James Parchment m. Elizabeth Clark     A James bapt. 1724
         
         
         
         

Burials D/P 30/1/2 1678- 1789

         
1727 James child   likely James 1724
1734 Elizabeth infant    
1737 Martha no age given    
         
         
         
1741 Jane wife of James 56 she married by 1707
1744 Sarah wife of James 58  
1751 Nicholas no age given   Nicholas 1711, remarried to Mary Bateman in 1739??
1753 Samuel no age given 67  
1754 Mary aged 50 68  
1760 James aged 16 74 thus born ~1744
1766 James aged 24 82 thus born? 1742
         
1779 Elizabeth 4 mths 96 Buried Sep. Born Feb
1786 William son of Wm.Sparchment shoemaker 103 Born 1782
1789 James parish? 105 James 1709
         
         
7/6/1793 Sarah a pauper 6 This probably Sarah Lionel who married James in 1737