Click here to go to family history index



PRENTICE BRANCH


Relevance diagram

PRENTICE
|
MEWSE
|
GREEN

Last update: 23 Dec 2011

...

Please click on the surname to see its location

Adams...Baldwin...Battley...Bird...Byrde...Carle...Comley...Daines
Davis...De Carle...De Foxon...Denny...Dunn...Dutt...Eades...Elsden...Fulcher
Gove...Grove...Hancock...Harold...Harrod...Harwood...Hewitt
Isaac 1819...Isaac 1850...Isaac 1856...Johnson...Lungley...Manning...Mewse
Moore...Morphew...Oliver...Penning...Reed...Reeve...Ridley 1841
Ridley 1845...Saxton...Sewell...Smith...Tyng...Watson



GENERATION 1

1 John PRENTICE b abt 1260.
Note: John was a merchant of Bury St Edmunds. In 1319 he was tried for plotting to kill Richard DE FOXON, the King’s clerk, by Bury St Edmunds Abbey Consistory Court (result unknown, but probably not guilty since his son Robert was allowed to have 35 acres owned by the Abbey in Palgrave).

Child of John and ?
2......Robert b abt 1290



GENERATION 2

2 Robert PRENTICE b abt 1290 m ?
Note: Robert held 35 acres in the Manor of Palgrave which was owned by the Abbey of Bury St Edmunds. He died after 1342

Child of Robert and ?
3......Robert b abt 1330 d by 1405



GENERATION 3

3 Robert PRENTICE b abt 1330 m Margaret
Note: Robert was a copyhold tenant of the Manor of Palgrave in 1386 and was juror in the manorial court.

Children of Robert and Margaret
4......Hugh b abt 1350 d 1438/9
5......Marion living in 1406



GENERATION 4

4 Hugh PRENTICE b abt 1350 m Margaret
Note: Hugh mentioned in court rolls 1388 and was a juror until 1439

Children of Hugh and Margaret
6......Adam (of Bury St Edmunds) d 1474 m Margaret (d 1475)
7......Hugh in Palgrave in 1445
8......John b abt 1400 d 1483 leaving will.
9......Isabelle d before 1483



GENERATION 5

8 John PRENTICE b abt 1400 m (1) Elizabeth (2) Margaret
Note: John held 30 acres of land in Palgrave in 1439 having been given land by his father in 1435 and 1437.

Children of John and Elizabeth or Margaret
10......William d 1492: issue - John
11......Sabine m Christina and living in Palgrave in 1524
12......Robert d before 1524
13......Thomas b abt 1440 d 1539
14......
Margaret m Geoffrey CARLE: issue Thomas b before 1483



GENERATION 6

13 Thomas PRENTICE b abt 1440 m Catherine
Note: Thomas was juror in the Palgrave court from 1483 to 1499

Children of Thomas and Catherine
15......John (who moved to Wattisfield)
16......Robert b abt 1490 d 1543
17......Isabelle
18......Catherine



GENERATION 7

16
Robert PRENTICE b abt 1490 m Margaret BALDWIN (d 1581)

Children of Robert and Margaret
19......Thomas b abt 1530
20......Henry b abt 1533 d 1615
21......
Margaret m William FULCHER
22......Catherine



GENERATION 8

20
Henry PRENTICE b abt 1533 d 1615 Palgrave m Ann BYRDE 9 Jul 1566 Thrandeston

Note: Henry was assesed in 1699 at £5.4s.0d.

Children of Henry and Ann

23......
Margaret b 1567 Thrandeston m Jedion MORPHEW in 1594 in Palgrave
24......Elizabeth b 1568 Thrandeston died early
25......
Bridget Twin b 1571 m Richard ELSDEN 1610 in Palgrave
26......Catherine Twin b 1571
27......
Henry dob unknown
28......
Robert d before 1611 m Agnes HAROLD 1605 Palgrave. She m Sabian PENNING 2 Mar 1579
29......William bap 6 Jun 1577
29a....Nicholas b1578 d 1641
30......John bap 2 Mar 1579 Palgrave
31......Elizabeth b 1582 died in infancy.



GENERATION 9

27 Henry PRENTICE m m Agnes MEWSE 21 Apr 1596 Lowestoft

see Mewse branch

Child of Henry and Agnes
32......Henry b 19 May 1601 d 9 Jun 1654

----------o - o----------

29a Nicholas PRENTICE m Bridget BIRD

Child of Nicholas and Bridget
33......William b 15 Oct 1620 Palgrave d 1660



GENERATION 10

32 Henry PRENTICE m (a) Elizabeth (d 13 May 1653) (b) Joanne aft 1653

Children of Henry and Elizabeth
34......Mary b 25 Nov 1644 m Nathaniel HANCOCK 8 May 1663
35......Solomon b 23 Sep 1646 d 24 Jul 1719 aged 72 m (a) Elizabeth (b) Hepzibah DUNN
36......Abiah b 22 Jul 1648 d bef 1713
37......Sarah dob unknown d after 1713
38......Samuel b 3 Aug 1650 d aft 1713
39......Henry Jnr b Feb 1651

----------o - o----------

33 William PRENTICE m Alice DENNY (d 1640) abt 1612

Note: William was a linen weaver

Children of William and Alice
40......Elizabeth b 1613 Palgrave
41......John b Jan 1615 Palgrave d Sep 1691 Palgrave bur 26 Sep 1691 Palgrave
42......Anne b 1618 Palgrave
43......William b 1621 Palgrave



GENERATION 11

39 Henry PRENTICE m Mary GOVE 2 Apr 1682

Children of Henry and Mary
44......John b 6 Mar 1683 m Mary SMITH 5 Jan 1704
45......Mary b Jan 1685 d May 1685
46......Mary b Jan 1686 d Mar 1686
47......Hannah b Jan 1687 d Jun 1687
48......Jonathan b Apr 1688 d May 1688
49......Sarah b Apr 1689 d May 1689
50......Tabitha b 18 Aug 1697
51......Nathaniel b 11 Dec 1698 d 27 Feb 1737 aged 39
52......Jacob b Aug 1700 d Feb 1701
53......Susanna b 29 Mar 1703

----------o - o----------

41 John PRENTICE m Elizabeth HARROD abt 1663

Note: John was a yeoman

Children of John and Elizabeth
54......John b Sep 1665 Palgrave bap 1 Oct 1665 Palgrave d Nov 1737 bur 21 Nov 1737 Palgrave aged 72
55......Thomas b Dec 1667 d Sep 1723 aged 56



GENERATION 12

51 Nathaniel PRENTICE m Mary TYNG 1724

Children of Nathaniel and Mary
56......Mary b 2 Jan 1725
57......William Henry b 2 Dec 1726
58......Nathaniel b 28 May 1729 d bef May 1770
59......Lucy dob unknown
60......John b 27 Aug 1734 m Dorothy SAXTON

----------o - o----------

54 John PRENTICE m Hannah REEVE 17 Feb 1686

NOTE: John was a gentleman
Child of John and Hannah
61......Thomas b 1687 d 1741 Bungay aged 54



GENERATION 13

57 William Henry PRENTICE m Sarah EADES 12 Apr 1753

Children of William and Sarah
62......Sarah b 30 Mar 1754 d 8 Sep 1845
63......Nathaniel b 15 Dec 1855 d 22 Mar 1825
64......Mary b 5 Jul 1760
65......Henry b 10 Apr 1762 d Feb 1835 m (a)Hannah DAVIS (b) Mary "Polly" REED 20 Nov 1788 (c) Hannah JOHNSON 31 Oct 1805
66......Lucy b 18 Mar 1764 m Dr Abraham WATSON 5 Apr 1784
67......Martha b 20 Mar 1766 m Ebenezer ADAMS 2 Jul 1801

----------o - o----------

61 Thomas PRENTICE m Elizabeth MANNING 1714 Ipswich

Child of Thomas and Elizabeth
68......Thomas b 1715 d 1782



GENERATION 14

68 Thomas PRENTICE m Elizabeth MOORE (b 23 Feb 1725 Ilketshall St John d 1759) 23 Mar 1754 Ilketshall St John

Children of Thomas and Elizabeth
69......Elizabeth b 1755 d 1837 aged 82
70......Thomas b 1756 d 1759 aged 3
71......John b 1757 d bef 1782
72......Samuel b 11 Feb 1758 d 17 Jan 1809
73......Manning b 7 Apr 1759 Bungay d 30 May 1836 Stowmarket



GENERATION 15

72 Samuel PRENTICE m Sarah SEWELL (b 29 Sep 1760 Coslany bap 8 Oct 1760 Norwich) 23 Jan 1783 St Mary Norwich

Note: Sarah was the daughter of Robert and Sarah SEWELL

Children of Samuel and Sarah
74......Samuel b 24 Nov 1783 d 1853 Peckham aged 70
75......Sarah b 1785 d 1825
76......Ann b 1786 Bungay m Joseph BATTLEY 15 Oct 1827 [Bury & Norwich Post] d 1869
77......Sophia b 2 Feb 1788 Bungay d 24 Sep 1840 m B de CARLE
Sophia died after a "long affliction" [Bury & Norwich Post]
78......Eliza b 22 Mar 1789 Bungay d 26 Oct 1830 Bungay
79......Harriet b 27 Aug 1790 Bungay d 12 Dec 1816 Bungay aged 26 [Bury & Norwich Post]
80......John b 26 Jul 1791 Bungay d 1st qr 1881 Coventry aged 90
81......Charles b 1795 Bungay d 10 Oct 1833 London [Bury & Norwich Post]
82......Rachel b 17 Aug 1798 Bungay d 28 Aug 1827 Bungay aged 29
82a....Susan b 1802 Bungay m William DUTT (of Ditchingham [Bury & Norwich Post]) Nov 1841 Independent Chapel, Bungay [Wangford 13 1222]

----------o - o----------

73 Manning PRENTICE m Catherine OLIVER (b 8 Dec 1755 Wrentham bap 9 Jan 1756 Independent Congregational Churh, Wrentham d 24 Feb 1832 Stowmarket aged 75) 5 Dec 1782 Wrentham

Note: Catherine was the daughter of James and Deborah OLIVER

Children of Manning and Catherine
83......Manning b 18 Sep 1783 Stowmarket d 22 Jul 1785 Stowmarket
84......Elizabeth b 4 May 1785 d 27 Sep 1863
85......Manning b 18 Mar 1787 Ipswich Street Independant Stowmarket d 19 Jul 1810 aged 23
86......Sarah b 28 Feb 1789 Stowmarket d 19 Jul 1862 m Thomas DAINES (of Creeting) 5 Sep 1821 [Bury & Norwich Post]
Note: In 1861 Thomas was a farmer of 8 hundred employing 20 men and 80 boys
87......Deborah b 21 Dec 1791 Stowmarket d 21 May 1834 aged 43 m W L FISON 21 Sep 1814
88......Thomas b 14 Sep 1794 Stowmarket d 19 Jul 1852
89......William b 1 Feb 1797 Stowmarket d 21 May 1871



GENERATION 16

Susan PRENTICE m William DUTT (of Ditchingham [Bury & Norwich Post] b 1800 Bungay) Nov 1841 Independent Chapel, Bungay [Wangford 13 1222]

Note: In 1851 William was a coach maker and the family lived at Ditchingham Dam. In 1861 he was employing 4 men and 4 boys and the family was at the same address

Child of William and Susan
82b......William Henry b 1846 Ditchingham

----------o - o----------

84 Elizabeth PRENTICE m Thomas Studd HARWOOD (b 1793 Falkenham, of Battisford Hall [Bury & Norwich Post]) 3 Feb 1807

Note: In 1851 Thomas was a farmer of 431 acres employing 16 labourers at Falkenham

Children of Thomas and Sarah
90......Elizabeth b 1824 Creeting All Saints
91......Thomas b 1827 Creeting All Saints
92......Mary b 1829 Creeting All Saints

----------o - o----------

88 Thomas PRENTICE m Mary LUNGLEY (b 23 Apr 1794 d 10 Jun 1865 aged 71) 18 May 1819

Note: On 26 Oct 1835 Thomas was elected a Guardian for Stow Union (Workhouse) [Bury & Norwich Post] Thomas was chairman of the Stwmarket Provident Society on 8 Jun 1836 [Bury & Norwich Post] On 4 Oct 1837 Thomas was awarded a prize for the best dish of 6 nectarines by Stowmarket Horticultural Society [Bury and Norwich Post] and in 1842 by the same Society for 3rd prize for the best dish of cherries

Children of Thomas and Mary
93......Thomas Lungley b 13 May 1820 d 8 Feb 1878
94......Mary b 11 Oct 1821 d 5 Jun 1835 aged 13
Note: The Bury and Norwich Post records thet Mary died of "water on the brain"
95......Manning b 14 Sep 1823 d 21 Sep 1875
Note: The Bury & Norwich Posts records that M Prentice jnr was awarded a prize for "best dessert apples" in Sep 1835 by the Stowmarket Horticultural Society.
96......Sarah b 30 Jul 1825 Stowmarket d 13 Mar 1896
97......Elizabeth b 19 Feb 1827 d 29 May 1835 aged 8 [Bury & Norwich Post]
98......Deborah b 9 Sep 1829 d 19 Apr 1920 m George ISAAC 4 Apr 1856
99......Zephania Lungley b 26 Sep 1831 d 27 Dec 1858 Malaga, Spain aged 29
100....Eustace Cary b 17 Sep 1833 d 22 Feb 1884 m (a) Anna HEWITT 1857 (b) Elizabeth COMLEY 1862
101....Edward Henry b 25 Jul 1838 [Stow 12 386] d 11 Aug 1871



An advert in The Ipswich Journal of 19 Apr 1845

----------o - o----------

89 William PRENTICE m Eliza Tailer ISAAC (b 1799 Witham Essex) 1 Sep 1819

Note: In 1851 William was a corn and timber merchant living at Market Place, Stowmarket. In 1861 he was a farmer of 110 acres employing 5 men at Camping Land, Abbots Hall, Crow St, Stowmarket and in 1871 he was retired but still at Camping Land.

Children of William and Eliza
102......Josiah b 1832 Stowmarket d 4 May 1844 aged 12
102a....Emma E b 1836 Stowmarket
103......Emily T b 1837 Stowmarket
104......Joseph Allaine b 1838 Stowmarket
Note: Joseph never married but in 1871 he was a merchant with his father, in 1881 he was alodger at Combs and an organist. Still a lodger with the same family he was said to be of independant means in 1891, 1901 and 1911



An advert in Bury and Norwich Post of 1 Sep 1847



GENERATION 17

93 Thomas Lungley PRENTICE m Catherine RIDLEY ( b 1821 Felstead, Esex d 26 Aug 1908) 11 Aug 1841 [Dunmow 12 133]

Note: In 1851 Thomas was a corn factor and the family lived at 59 Ibbetson Place, Leeds. In 1861 they lived at Moorville House, Headingly Leeds. In 1871 Thomas was a corn merchant and they lived at Angell Park Gardens, Dt Mary, Lambeth, London. In 1881 Catherine was alodger at 22 Edwardes Squre, Kensington and was living in income from dividends. In 1901 she was at 14 Churchfield Rd, Ealing with her two daughters, both single

Children of Thomas and Catherine
105......Thomas Ridley b 6 Jul 1842 High Ongar, Essex d 15 Jul 1895 aged 53
Note: In 1861 Thomas was a clerk. In 1871 he was a professor of music
106......Catherine Manning b 30 Oct 1845 Stowmarket d 20 Apr 1911
In 1881 Catherine aka Kate was single, living with her mother and was a water colour artist. In 1901 she was a landscape artist
107......Mary Elizabeth b 13 Sep 1847 Thetford d 6 Dec 1910
108......Arthur William b 21 Jun 1850 Leeds d 15 Jun 1875 aged 24
Note: In 1871 Arthur was a clerk

----------o - o----------

95 Manning PRENTICE m Susanna RIDLEY ( b 1823 Felstead, Essex) 3rd qr 1845 [Dunmow 12 137]

Note: Manning was a corn merchant and Malster living at Violet Hill, Stowmarket in 1861, 1871 and his wife is shown as a chemical manufacturer in 1861

In 1871 there was a massive explosion in the works owned by Manning and an account may be seen here

Children of Manning and Susanna
109......Manning b 4 May 1846 High Easter d Nov 1898 Felixstowe
110......William R b 4th qr 1847 High Easter, Essex [Dunmow 12 77]
Note In 1861 William was listed as a minister In 1871 William was a paper maker
111......Ellen Susanna b 3rd qr 1850 Stowmarket [Stow 12 426]
112......Ernest b 4th qr 1850 Stowmarket [Stow 12 453]
113......Napier b 1853 Stowmarket
114......Harriet b 2nd qr 1854 Stowmarket [Stow 12 494]
115......Harriet b 2nd qr 1856 Stowmarket [Stow 4a 488]
116......Jane Dora b 1855 Stowmarket
117......Thomas Alfred b 3rd qr 1855 Stowmarket [Stow 4a 441]
Note: In 1881 Thomas was a commercial clerk living at Whitchurch House Whitchurch, Somerset
118......Mary Ridley b 4th qr 1856 Stowmarket [Stow 4a 406]
119......Agnes Leila b 2nd qr 1858 Stowmarket [Stow 4a 473]
119......Margaret Eveline b 1st qr 1860 Stowmarket [Stow 4a 517]

----------o - o----------

96 Sarah PRENTICE m Thomas ISAAC (b 1824 Peasenhall) 19 Dec 1850

Note: Thomas was a corn merchant and in 1861 the family were at causeway Falbridge, St Peters, Maldon. In 1871 they were at 1 Silver St, Maldon. In 1881 the family was at Market Hill, Maldon. In 1891 they were at 18 Fambridge Rd, St Peters, Maldon

Children of Thomas and Sarah
121......Thomas Prentice b 4th qr 1853 [Maldon 4a 159]
122......Sydney b 4th qr 1855 Maldon [Maldon 4a 159]
Note: In 1881 Sydney was a corn merchant's clerk. In 1891 and 1901 still single he was a Tutor In 1911 he was still single and was an assistant schoolmaster at Stubbington House Preparatory School, Fareham
123......Edith Mary b 4th qr 1857 Maldon [Maldon 4a 177]
124......Amanda b 1859 Maldon
125......Arthur Stanley b 3rd qr 1860 Maldon [Maldon 4a 184]
126......Annie Iaabelle b 3rd qr 1863 Maldon [Maldon 4a 207]
Note In 1881 Annie was a governess



GENERATION 18

105 Thomas Ridley PRENTICE m Esther GROVE ( b 1855 Wandsworth d 1st qr 1937 [Paddington 1a 41]) 4th qr 1878 [Kensington 1a 138]

Note: In 1891 Thomas was a pianoforte teacher and the family were at 2, The Mansion, Wedderburn Rd, Hampstead. In 1901 Esther was living with her son Hugh at 57-8 Chancery Lane, Holborn

Children of Thomas and Esther
127......Hugh Ridley b 1880 Kensington d 1st qr 1926 [Greenwichh 1d 1029] aged 45
Note: In 1901 Hugh was a medical student. In 1911 he was a registered medical practitioner and lived at London Homeopathic Hospital
128......Waldo Ridley b 1884 Kensington

----------o - o----------

109 Manning PRENTICE m Fanny Mary TRIGG (b 1847 Kelshall, Herts 3rd qr 1870 [Maldon 4a 335]

Note: In 1881 Manning was a chemical manufacturer and the family lived at Ipswich Street, Stowmarket.

Children of Manning and Fanny
129......John Manning b 1872 Stowmarket [Stow 4a 547]
130......Frances Clementine Dora b 1st qr 1873 Stowmarket [Stow 4a 596] m Francis Charles PEECOCK 2nd qr 1899 [Bosmere 4a 1567]
131......Lilian May b 1st qr 1874 Stowmarket [Stow 4a 559]
132......Arthur Trigg b 2nd qr 1877 Stowmarket [Stow 4a 593]



GENERATION 19

129 John Manning PRENTICE m Alice Mildred WHITE 2nd qr 1902 [Rochford 4a 776]

Note: John Manning, a solicitor living at 2 Temple Road, Stowmarket,, went to Demerara, Guyana (British Guiana) 1st class on the ship "Inanda" leaving London on 8 Jan 1937



The Inanda

Children of John and Alice
133......John Philip Manning b 2nd qr 1903 [Stow 4a 1003]
134......Basil Ridley Kemble b 1st qr 1906 [Stow 4a 1003]
135......Richard Lindsey Wilson b 1st qr 1910 [Stow 4a 929]

----------o - o----------

Click here to go to family history index

Click here to go to home page