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John Sedgwick of Dent (born circa 1789)

John Sedgwick [Matthew Sedgwick / Elizabeth Sedgwick]
bpt. 13 March 1789
m Agnes (Nanny) Burton 1808
d after 1851

In 1851 John was described as a widowed landowner farmer and is living with 4 children and 2 grandchildren at Little Town.

Son Leonard is now believed to be the individual who spent some time in Canada - has anyone any proof to support this linking?

Descendants:

Matthew Sedgwick

bpt. 25 December 1808 Dent, Yorkshire
m Eleanor Capstick 1827
m Margaret Allen 1847 (BMD)
d 1889

Elizabeth Sedgwick

bpt. 1 July 1810 Garsdale, Yorkshire
m Leonard Sedgwick 1832
d 6 April 1874

James Sedgwick

bpt. 22 March 1812 Dent, Yorkshire
m. Isabella Heward 1854 (BMD)
d after 1881

Alice Sedgwick

bpt. 15 April 1814 Dent, Yorkshire
m John Holmes 1842 (BMD)
d after 1851

Margaret Sedgwick

bpt. 31 December 1815 Dent, Yorkshire
m Thomas Cragg 1852 (BMD)
d after 1851

Agnes Sedgwick

b. 1841 Dent, Yorkshire
d after 1861

William Sedgwick

bpt. 12 February 1818 Dent, Yorkshire
m probably Nanny Dent 1841 (BMD)
m2 Betty Fawcett 1879 (BMD)
d after 1881

John Sedgwick

bpt. 21 May 1820 Dent, Yorkshire
m Jane Unknown
d after 1871

Nanny (Agnes) Sedgwick

bpt. 13 February 1822 Dent, Yorkshire
m William Dent 1849 (BMD)
d after 1851

George Sedgwick

bpt. 14 May 1824 Dent, Yorkshire

Ralph Sedgwick

bpt. 6 June 1826 Dent, Yorkshire
m Nancy Clayton 1847 (BMD)
d before 1891

Leonard Sedgwick

bpt. 6 June 1828 Dent, Yorkshire
m Elizabeth Thistlethwaite 1851 (BMD)
m2 Hannah Willan (Wilton / William) 1864 (BMD)
d 1890

Dorothy Sedgwick

bpt. 18 August 1829 Dent, Yorkshire
d after 1881

Source Notes:

1841 census - John Sedgwick 50 Farmer, Agnes Sedgwick 55, James Sedgwick 25, Margaret Sedgwick 25, John Sedgwick 20, Ralph Sedgwick 15, Leonard Sedgwick 13, Dorothy Sedgwick 11, Agnes Sedgwick 1m (Littletown, Dent - HO107 1322 4 28 7)

1841 census - Nanny Sedgwick 75 Ind, Dorothy Sedgwick 75 Ind, Isabella Sedgwick 70 Ind, William Sedgwick 20, Alice Sedgwick 25 (Waggons, Garsdale - HO107 1322 5 8 8)

1841 census - Leonard Sedgwick 25 Farmer, Elizabeth Sedgwick 30, Agness Sedgwick 7, Edward Sedgwick 5, John Sedgwick 4, Ann Sedgwick 2, Edmund Sedgwick 4m, Naney Sedgwick 19 F S (Brackengill, Dent - HO107 1322 3 20 12)

1881 census - James Sedgwick 69 Gardener (Domestic Serv), Isabella Sedgwick 69 Farm Labourer, Elizabeth Sedgwick 15 General Serv (Domestic) (Dee Side, Dent - RG11 4296 7 8)

1881 census - Dorothy Sedgwick 51 Domestic Serv (Pauper) ("Workhouse", Sedbergh - RG11 4294 46 22)

Descendants / Researchers:

Carol Herbert <carol@herb4.freeserve.co.uk>
website: http://www.sleepyfrog.com/me/herbertfa/index.html
Margie Peters-Fawcett <faw2005@gmail.com>
John C Ward <wardjc@ozemail.com.au>
website: http://www.wardjc.com

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