William SPENCER & Sarah TICKNER married c1670, Kent
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Abbott Alderstone Bayly Blincoe Goodson Hardy Hitchens Martin Simpson Spencer Tickner Tomson

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William SPENCER & Sarah TICKNER married 1672, Kent

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William Spencer (1647 Thanet St Laurence) & Sarah Tickner (1649 Thanet St Laurence) married 1672 Kent children: Edward Spencer (1673 Thanet St Laurence) Mary Spencer (1675 Thanet St Laurence) married 1699 (Canterbury St Andrew) to Stephen Martin, married 1708 (Canterbury St Martin) to Thomas Tomson Sarah Spencer (1679 Thanet St Laurence) Sarah Spencer (1680 Thanet St Laurence) William Spencer (1683 Thanet St Laurence) Elizabeth Spencer (1685 Thanet St Laurence) William Spencer (1687 Thanet St Laurence) Adam Spencer(1688 Thanet St Laurence)married 1709 (Canterbury St Martin), to Sarah Tomson


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    William Spencer
    baptised 29 Sep 1647
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent

    parents: William Spencer & Mary Goodson
    Sarah Tickner
    baptised 8 Apr 1649
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent

    parents: Edward Tickner & Jone/Jane Alderstone
    William Spencer & Sarah Tickner
    marriage licence

    SPENCER, William of St Lawrence in Thanet, Mariner, ba. 24 and upwards and Sarah TICKNER, s. p., spr. 23 and upwards whose father consents. At Monkton. Wm Bennett of Canterbury Innholder bonds. Aug 17 1672.

    married 22 Aug 1672
    Monkton, Kent

    courtesy of Pat
    Sarah Spencer
    buried 20 Jun 1693
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent

    spouse: William Spencer
    William Spencer
    buried 1704
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent

    Will of William Spencer

    Ramsgate, 1698 1704, PRC32/57/352 PRC31/174 S/8
  • Canterbury Probate Office Records

  • courtesy of Pat & Sheila

    I WILLIAM SPENCER of Ramsgate in the parish of St Lawrence in the Isle of Thannet in the County of Kent Mariner being in health of body and of sound and perfect mind and memory thanks be given to Almighty God for the same considering the shortness and uncertainty of this present life do make and declare this my last Will and Testament in writing in manner following (that is to say) Impris I commend my soul into the hands of Almighty God my Maker trusting assuredly through the merits and mediation of Jesus Christ my blessed Saviour and Redeemer to live with him eternally after this my mortal life shall be ended and my body I commit to the earth decently to be interred at the discretion of my Executrix hereinafter named And touching the disposition of all such personal estate wherewith it hath pleased God to bless me I give and dispose thereof as followeth And first I Will that my debts funeral charges and probate of this my Will shall be paid and discharged

    Item I give and bequeath unto my oldest son Edwarde Spencer one shilling of lawful money of England to be paid unto him on demand by my Executrix herein after named

    Item All the rest residue and remainder of my goods chattels and personal effects whatsoever and wheresoever and of what nature quality and degree the same shall exist and be at the time of my death I give and bequeath unto my four children Mary Spencer Sarah Spencer Elizabeth Spencer and Adam Spencer equally to be divided between them and I do hereby make ordain and constitute my daughter the said Sarah Spencer full and sole Executrix of this my last Will and Testament and I do hereby revoke disannul and make void All former Wills and Testaments by me at any time heretofore made

    IN WITNESS WHEREOF I the said WILLIAM SPENCER to this my Last Will and Testament on one sheet of paper contained have set my hand and seal this Seventh day of July in the tenth year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord William the Third by the Grace of God now King of England Anno Dom 1698


    Signed Sealed Published and Declared by the said William Spencer to be his last Will and Testament in the presence of
    Dorothy Spencer (?Homewood) John Hawker J Hawker Jnr

    Will of William Spencer

    Inventory of William Spencer

    courtesy of Pat & Sheila

    Ships mentioned:

    the pink Truelove
    the pink Friendship
    the pink Cinque Ports
    the pink Friends Goodwill
    the pink Speedwell
    the pink Patience
    the pink ?Hopewell
    the pink Friends Jervase

    the pink, Andrew Hills, master,
    the pink, Cornelius Martin, master
    the pink, Stephen Hooper, master

    The children of William Spencer & Sarah Tickner

    Edward Spencer
    (1673 Thanet St Laurence - )

    Edward Spencer
    baptised 21 May 1673
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent
    Edward Spencer
    death unknown
    ?Thanet St Laurence, Kent

    not mentioned in his father's will, 1698

    Mary Spencer
    (1675 - 1755 Thanet St Laurence)

    Mary Spencer
    baptised 12 Aug 1675
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent
    parents: William Spencer & Sarah Tickner
    Stephen Martin
    ?baptised 9 May 1671
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent
    parents: Gervase Martin & Rebecca
    Mary Spencer & Stephen Martin
    licence 1699, both of St Laurence
    married 30 Mar 1699
    Canterbury St Andrew, Kent
    Stephen Martin
    burial not found
    ?at sea
    Second marriage of Mary Spencer

    Thomas Tomson & Mary Martin
    licence 6 May 1708
    married 7 May 1708
    Canterbury St Martin, Kent
    TT widower, seaman, MM widow
    Thomas Tomson
    baptised 6 Oct 1664
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent
    parents: Thomas Tomson & Sarah Curling
    Thomas Tomson
    buried 8 Sep 1721
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent
    Mary Tomson
    buried 22 Nov 1755
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent

    Sarah Spencer
    (1680 Thanet St Laurence - 1744 Thanet St Laurence )

    Sarah Spencer
    baptised 21 Feb 1680/1
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent
    parents: William Spencer & Sarah Tickner
    William Blincoe
    ?baptised 4 Oct 1675
    Deal, Kent
    parents: William Blincoe & Elizabeth
    Sarah Spencer & William Blincoe, mariner,
    married 1 May 1701
    Canterbury St Andrews, Kent

    both of St Laurence
    William Blincoe
    ?died c1714

    ?Will of William Blincoe Ramsgate 1704 1714 PRC32/59/76c PRC31/184 B/5
  • Canterbury Probate Office Records
  • Sarah Blincoe
    buried 1744
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent
    Children of Sarah Spencer & William Blincoe
    Sarah Blincoe1702 Thanet St Laurence - 1720 Thanet St Laurence
    Elizabeth Blincoe1704 Thanet St Laurence - 1774 Thanet St Laurence m 1725 Canterbury St Margaret to Daniel Bayly children:Sarah, Susanna, Daniel, William, Thomas, Adam, Elizabeth, Anthony, Jane, Edward
    Jane Blincoe1710 Thanet St Laurence - 1763 Thanet St Laurence

    Monumental inscriptions - Thanet St Laurence, Ramsgate

    179. Sarah, daughter of William and Sarah BLINCKER, died 22nd September 1720 aged 18 years.
    Also the above Sarah Blincker died 1744 aged 64 years.
    Also Susanna, daughter of Daniel and Elizabeth BAYLY died (September) 1756 aged 27 years.
    Also Sarah, daughter of above, died 9th February 1799 aged 72 years.

  • http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk/Research/Libr/MIs/MIsRamsgate/01.htm

  • Elizabeth Spencer
    (1685 Thanet St Laurence - )

    Elizabeth Spencer
    baptised 13 Mar 1685/6
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent
    parents: William Spencer & Sarah Tickner
    ?John Long
    baptised 28 Oct 1684
    ?Thanet St Laurence, Kent
    parents: George Long & Elizabeth Wheeler
    ?Elizabeth Spencer & John Long, seaman,
    married (lic) 21 Oct 1706
    St John in Thanet , Kent

    "bachelor & maiden, both of Romansgate"
    ?Elizabeth Long
    buried 19 Mar 1763
    Thanet St Laurence
    "wife of John"
    ?John Long
    buried 23 Jun 1764
    Thanet St Laurence
    Children of Elizabeth Spencer & John Long

    George Long1708 Thanet St Lawrence-
    John Long1710 Thanet St Lawrence-1710 Thanet St Lawrence
    William Long1712 Thanet St Lawrence-
    Mercy Long-d.1714 Thanet St Lawrence-
    Sarah Long1715 Thanet St Lawrence-1715 Thanet St Lawrence
    John Long1718 Thanet St Lawrence-
    Mercy Long1722 Thanet St Lawrence-
    Alexander Long1726 Thanet St Lawrence-

    Adam Spencer
    (1688 Thanet St Laurence - 1757 Thanet St Laurence )

    Adam Spencer
    baptised 5 Nov 1688
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent
    Sarah Tomson
    baptised 23 Oct 1688
    Thanet St Peter, Kent
    parents: Thomas Tomson & Ann Simpson

    Adam Spencer & Sarah Tomson
    married 2 Feb 1709
    Canterbury St Martin, Kent
    Sarah Spencer
    buried 2 Jul 1745
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent
    Adam Spencer
    buried 23 May 1757
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent
    Monumental inscriptions - Thanet St Laurence, Ramsgate

    329 [2].
    On a mural monument of white marble: "In memory of Sarah, wife of Mr Adam SPENCER, who, dying July ye 2nd 1745 in the 57th year of her age, was deposited with three children in a vault near this place, waiting for a joyful resurrection. She was by Mr Adam Spencer the mother of 9 children, of whom 4 only survive.
    Also, of the abovesaid Mr Adam Spencer, merchant, who died the 23rd of May 1757 aged 68.
    Also of Ann Spencer, relict of George Spencer, youngest son of the above Adam Spencer, who died on the 6th of December 1821 in the 95th year of her age.
    Also in Memory of George HARDY, Esquire, who died the 18th day of August 1786 aged 67 years, and of Ann his wife (daughter of Adam Spencer the elder) who died the 1st day of March 1795 aged 76 years. Likewise of William & Lucy Curtis HARDY, two infant children of George Tickner Hardy, Esquire. Also the above George Tickner Hardy, Esquire, who was born 26th of May 1758 and died 19th of June 1801. Also of Sarah, wife of the above, who died 28th of December 1838 aged 81 years.
    " ARMS, upon two shields: The dexter for HARDY, Argent, on a bend engrailed gules, a crescent between two leopardsí heads of the first; on a chief azure, three catherine wheels, or. For Crest, an eagleís head bendy of four, argent and sable, between two wings the dexter or, the sinister gules, in the beak a pansy flower proper, stalked and leaved vert. THE SINISTER FOR SPENCER, Parti per pale, quarterly 1st & 4th. Argent; 2nd & 3rd Gules, a fret, or, over all on a bend, sable, three escallops of the first. Impaling Barry of six, azure and gules, a chief ermine.

    408 [6].
    "In a vault beneath are deposited the remains of Ann SPENCER, relict of Capt. George Spencer youngest son of Adam Spencer beneath, who died the 6th of December 1821 in the 95th year of her age. Here also lies the Body of Sarah Spencer, aged 57 years. Also of Adam Spencer, aged 68 years. Also three of their children. Also of George TICKNOR, who died the 25th of January 1754 aged 41 years. Also William, son of the above said Adam and Sarah Spencer, he were (sic) buried the 28th September 1761 aged ../ years." Also Mary, wife of Adam Spencer, Jun., She died 26th August 1783 aged 64 years and 11 months. Also of the said Mr Adam Spencer, Junr. who died 26th day of March 1791 aged 78 years. Also of Mr George HARDY, who died the 18th day of August 1786 aged 66 years. Also of Ann Hardy, daughter of the same Adam Spencer, Sen., and relict of the same George Hardy, who died the 1st March 1795 aged 76 years. Also of William and Lucy Curtis Hardy, children of George Ticknor Hardy, son of the said George and Ann Hardy, his wife, who died in their infancy."

  • http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk/Research/Libr/MIs/MIsRamsgate/01.htm
  • Children of Adam Spencer & Sarah Tomson

    William Spencer1710 Ramsgate Ebenezer Independent-
    Thomas Spencer1711 Ramsgate Ebenezer Independent-?1752 Ramsgate (will)m 1733 ?Canterbury to Ann Abbott
    Adam Spencer1712 Ramsgate Ebenezer Independent-
    Edward Spencer1716 Ramsgate Ebenezer Independent-1716 Thanet St Laurence
    Ann Spencer1718 Ramsgate Ebenezer Independent- 1795 Thanet St Laurencem 1735 Canterbury to George Tickner
    m 1755 St. Botolph Aldgate, London to George Hardy children: George Tickner Hardy
    Sarah Spencer1720 Ramsgate Ebenezer Independent- 1731 Thanet St Laurence
    Edward Spencer1723 Ramsgate Ebenezer Independentm 1738 Minster to Ann Tomson children: Thomas, Edward. Elizabeth, Ann, Mary, Thomas
    George Spencer1724 Ramsgate Ebenezer Independent-?1766 Ramsgate (will)m 1753 Thanet St Laurence to Ann Hitchens children: George, William, Ann, Sarah
    Unknown Spencer

    The children of William Spencer & Sarah Tickner who died very young

    Sarah Spencer
    baptised 14 Jan 1679
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent

    buried 28 Jan 1679
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent

    age: approx. 14 days
    William Spencer
    baptised 13 Mar 1683
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent

    buried 27 Mar 1683
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent

    age: approx. 14 days
    William Spencer
    baptised 16 Jun 1687
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent

    buried 22 Aug 1687
    Thanet St Laurence, Kent

    age: approx. 2 months

    Ramsgate, Kent

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    Thanet St Laurence, Ramsgate, Kent