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John Sedgwick (1808-1872)

John Sedgwick [John Sedgwick / Ruth Clarke]
bpt 6 November 1808 Lidlington, Bedfordshire
m Charlotte Hall
d 21 October 1872 Australia (#6008)

In the 1841 census John 'Seedwick' is an agricultural labourer living in Lidlington.

John and Charlotte arrived in Australia on the ship Emperor in November 1848. On John's death certificate it names 5 living children - Elizabeth, Mary Ann, Ruth, John and William - and 1 male and 5 females deceased. It also states that his father was John Sedgwick labourer and his mother unknown.


Children:

Elizabeth Sedgwick

bpt 19 May 1833 Lidlington, Bedfordshire
m James Weekes 1854
d 19 August 1898 Pennant Hills, Australia

Martha Sedgwick

bpt 16 August 1835 Cranfield, Bedfordshire
m Frederick Martin (or Mathers?) 1857 Parramatta, NSW, Australia (#2382)
d 1867 Parramatta, Australia

Mary Ann Sedgwick

b circa 1838 Lidlington, Bedfordshire
m Nicholas Martin 1853 NSW, Australia (V1112-39C)
d 1931 Australia

Jane Sedgwick

bpt 29 September 1839 Lidlington, Bedfordshire
d 2 June 1841 Lidlington, Bedfordshire

Thomas Sedgwick

bpt 21 December 1843 Lidlington, Bedfordshire
d before 1848

Ruth Sedgwick

b circa 1845
bpt 5 March 1848 Lidlington, Bedfordshire
m James Walker 1860 (#2328)
d 1915 Redfern, Australia

Sarah Sedgwick

b circa 1847
bpt 5 March 1848 Lidlington, Bedfordshire
d before 1848

Emily (Emma) Sedgwick

b 11 November 1849 Parramatta, NSW, Australia (#V1873-55)
d 1856 Parramatta, NSW, Australia (#

2767
)

John Sedgwick

b 1850 Parramatta, Australia
m Jane E Rofe 1883 (#2990)
d 1903 Riverstone, Australia (#11592)

Charlotte Sedgwick

b 1852 Parramatta, Australia
d 10 July 1853 (#V1740-39B)

Charlotte Sedgwick

b 23 November 1853 Parramatta, Australia (#V3939-39A)
d 22 March 1855 Parramatta, Australia (#1117-43A)

William Sedgwick

b 18 December 1855 Marsfield, Australia (#5013-42b)
d 1878 (#373)

Source Notes:

1841 census - John Seedwick 25 Ag Lab, Charlotte Seedwick 25, Elizabeth Seedwick 8, Martha Seedwick 6, Mary Seedwick 3 (Village, Lidlington - HO107 6 17 6 7)

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