WILLIAM ELDRIDGE 1759-1838


William Eldridge was baptised at Sedlescombe, Sussex England on 13 Jan 1759. He married Ann Walter, a widow, at Brede on 20 Sep 1788. Their five children were baptised at Icklesham. William died at Udimore on 11 Feb 1838 and was buried with Ann at Guestling.

Their daughter Ann Maria, together with her husband Stephen Whiteman and their family, migrated to New South Wales, Australia as bounty immigrants on the Augusta Jessie arriving at Sydney on 11 October 1837.

Their grandson Enoch Gurr and his wife and three children migrated to New South Wales as bounty immigrants on the Amelia Thompson in 1838. His wife Sarah and infant daughter Jane died during the passage. He remarried and had five children in NSW before migrating to Utah, USA where he died at Benjamin in Utah County.

Their grand daughter Ann, with her husband Esau Bateup were bounty immigrants to New South Wales in 1841. Their first two children died on 12 Sep 1841 at sea on the Fairlie en route to NSW with their parents.

Their great grand daughter Lydia Turner Eldridge married George Kennard and the couple migrated to the USA and settled in New York State.

Their great great grand daughter Caroline Harriett Wise married on 13 Apr 1907 at Icklesham, Sussex to Frederick Charles Coomber. The couple and their one year old daughter Caroline Dorothy migrated to the USA on the Dominion departing Liverpool and arriving at Portland, Maine on 12 Apr 1909.

Their great great grandson James Henry Eldridge was a sargeant in the Royal Sussex Regiment when he married in 1897. After the birth of his daughter Nora the family moved to India where three of his children married. James died in India.

Their great/great/great grand daughter Edwina Eldridge migrated to Quebec, Canada in 1946.

Updated 9 January 2020


William Eldridge (1759-1838)
m 1788 Ann Walter (1753-1830)
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    Sarah Eldridge (1788-1863)
    m 1809 James Gurr (1784-1858)
    |   |
    |   William Gurr (1810-1882)
    |   Sarah Gurr (1811-    )
    |   Enoch Gurr (1813-1887)
    |   Ann Gurr (1815-1838)
    |   Edward Gurr (1822-1862)
    |   Thomas Gurr (1823-    )
    |   Mary Gurr (1826-    )
    |   Harriet Gurr (1828-    )
    |   James Gurr (1831-    )
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    Elizabeth Eldridge (1790-    )
    William Eldridge (1792-1870)
    m 1811 Philadelphia Turner (1784-1861)
    |   |
    |   Thomas Eldridge (1811-    )
    |   m 1834 Caroline Masters (1812-1849)
    |   |   |
    |   |   Edward Eldridge (1834-1835)
    |   |   Thomas Eldridge (1836-    )
    |   |   Alfred Eldridge (1838-    )
    |   |   William Eldridge (1839-    )
    |   |   m (    ) Sarah F (Unknown) (1845-    )
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Anna Louisa Eldridge (1868-    )
    |   |   |   Ellen Maria Eldridge (1870-    )
    |   |   |   William Eldridge (1872-1872)
    |   |   |
    |   |   Jesse Eldridge (1842-    )
    |   |   m (    ) Eliza (Unknown) (1843-    )
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Cora Eldridge (1878-    )
    |   |   |
    |   |   Stephen Eldridge (1844-    )
    |   |   m 1871 Eliza Carey (1850-    )
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Caroline Eldridge (1873-1889)
    |   |   |   Thomas William Eldridge (1876-    )
    |   |   |   Amy Eldridge (1877-    )
    |   |   |   Emma Eldridge (1887-    )
    |   |   |
    |   |   Ann Eldridge (1846-    )
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    |   m 1853 Gilead Heselden (1801-1878)
    |   William Eldridge (1813-1862)
    |   m 1833 Charlotte Waddup (1810-1848)
    |   |   |
    |   |   William Eldridge (1833-    )
    |   |   Richard Eldridge (1834-1897)
    |   |   m 1860 Elizabeth Webber (1835-    )
    |   |   John Eldridge (1836-    )
    |   |   m 1858 Ann Coomber (1833-    )
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    |   |   |   Lucy Ann Eldridge (1859-1859)
    |   |   |   Thomas Eldridge (1860-    )
    |   |   |   m (    ) Eliza E (Unknown) (1861-    )
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    |   |   |       Annie E Eldridge (1885-    )
    |   |   |       Agatha M Eldridge (1886-    )
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    |   |   Lydia Turner Eldridge (1837-1909)
    |   |   m 1855 George Kennard (1826-1912)
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    |   |   |   Charlotte P Kennard (1860-    )
    |   |   |   Harriet E Kennard (1861-1937)
    |   |   |   George Whitfield Kennard (1862-1943)
    |   |   |   Lucy J Kennard (1863-    )
    |   |   |   Lydia F Kennard (1864-1939)
    |   |   |   Minnie M Kennard (1867-1892)
    |   |   |   Charlotte P Kennard (1869-    )
    |   |   |   Mary Elizabeth Kennard (1870-1940)
    |   |   |   John Wesley Kennard (1873-1935)
    |   |   |   Jennie M Kennard (1876-    )
    |   |   |
    |   |   Thomas Eldridge (1840-1851)
    |   |   James Eldridge (1843-    )
    |   |   Stephen Eldridge (1845-    )
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    |   m 1849 Caroline Almond (1824-1890)
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    |   |   Edwin Jonathan Eldridge (1849-1875)
    |   |   m 1872 Emily Laura Lavender (1854-    )
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    |   |   |   Anne Laura Eldridge (1873-    )
    |   |   |   m 1895 William Thomas Bray (    -    )
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    |   |   Eleanor Eldridge (1852-    )
    |   |   Anthony Eldridge (1854-    )
    |   |   m 1885 Sarah Mitchell (1845-1901)
    |   |   Lucy Ann Eldridge (1856-    )
    |   |   (Unknown)
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   William Edward Eldridge (1873-    )
    |   |   |   m 1901 Amy Barnes (1872-    )
    |   |   |       |
    |   |   |       William Stephen Eldridge (1901-    )
    |   |   |       Richard Henry Eldridge (1903-    )
    |   |   |       Elsie Amy Eldridge (1910-    )
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    |   |   m 1884 Thomas Ades Thorpe (1849-    )
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    |   |   |   Alice Eldridge/Thorpe (1878-    )
    |   |   |   Edith Ellen T Eldridge/Thorpe (1880-    )
    |   |   |   Laura Thorpe Eldridge/Thorpe (1882-    )
    |   |   |   Nelson Ades Thorpe (1884-    )
    |   |   |   Caroline Thorpe (1886-    )
    |   |   |   Mildred Kate Thorpe (1890-    )
    |   |   |
    |   |   Caroline Eldridge (1860-    )
    |   |   m 1881 Henry Jones (1855-    )
    |   |   Elizabeth Ann Eldridge (1863-    )
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    |   Ann Eldridge (1815-1887)
    |   m 1837 Esau Bateup (1809-1886)
    |   |   |
    |   |   Mary Bateup (1838-1841)
    |   |   Edward Bateup (1840-1841)
    |   |   John Bateup (1844-1901)
    |   |   Martha Bateup (1847-1922)
    |   |
    |   Mary Eldridge (1817-    )
    |   John Eldridge (1819-1903)
    |   m 1843 Harriett Fellows (1822-1880)
    |   |   |
    |   |   Robert Eldridge (1843-1870)
    |   |   Thomas Eldridge (1845-1910)
    |   |   m 1869 Sarah Ades (1847-    )
    |   |   John Eldridge (1846-1923)
    |   |   m 1874 Harriet Potter (1849-    )
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Harriet Eldridge (1875-    )
    |   |   |   Mary Eldridge (1877-    )
    |   |   |   m (    ) William Irving (    -    )
    |   |   |   Sarah Eldridge (1878-    )
    |   |   |   John Eldridge (1879-1953)
    |   |   |   m 1911 Edith May Pilbeam (1884-1962)
    |   |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   |   Kathleen E M Pilbeam (1923-    )
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   William Eldridge (1881-    )
    |   |   |   m 1902 Flora Maynard (1878-1956)
    |   |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   |   William Alfred Eldridge (1904-    )
    |   |   |   |   Muriel Ethel Eldridge (1906-1990)
    |   |   |   |   m 1930 Herbert Dredge (    -    )
    |   |   |   |       |
    |   |   |   |       Joan S Dredge (1932-    )
    |   |   |   |       Elizabeth A Dredge (1933-    )
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Annie Eldridge (1884-    )
    |   |   |   Lizzie Eldridge (1885-    )
    |   |   |   Ellen Eldridge (1887-1965)
    |   |   |   m 1911 Clifton Charles Marchant (1885-1940)
    |   |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   |   Norah E Marchant (1913-1917)
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Thomas Eldridge (1889-    )
    |   |   |
    |   |   Philadelphia Eldridge (1850-    )
    |   |   m 1871 William Carter (1850-    )
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Miriam Lousa Carter (1872-    )
    |   |   |   Mary G Carter (1875-    )
    |   |   |   Sarah Ann Carter (1877-    )
    |   |   |   Thomas William Carter (1882-    )
    |   |   |   Frederick John Carter (1885-    )
    |   |   |   Ada R Carter (1888-    )
    |   |   |
    |   |   Ann Eldridge (1852-1910)
    |   |   m 1871 James Wise (1846-1884)
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Caroline Harriett Wise (1872-1939)
    |   |   |   James Robert Wise (1876-    )
    |   |   |   Walter William Wise (1881-1964)
    |   |   |   Annie Elizabeth Wise (1883-1952)
    |   |   |
    |   |   m 1886 William Whatford (    -    )
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Francis Herbert Whatford (1887-    )
    |   |   |   Lucy Ann Whatford (1891-    )
    |   |   |   Reginald Thomas George Whatford (1893-    )
    |   |   |
    |   |   Alfred Edward Eldridge (1858-1956)
    |   |   m 1882 Harriett Standen (1856-1928)
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Florence Edith Eldridge (1883-1978)
    |   |   |   m 1913 Charles William Amos Sinden (1877-1918)
    |   |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   |   Alfred C A Sinden (1914-1914)
    |   |   |   |   Florence Emily Sinden (1915-    )
    |   |   |   |   Frederick George Sinden (1916-1974)
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Percy Alfred Eldridge (1885-1885)
    |   |   |   Lucy Ann Eldridge (1886-1968)
    |   |   |   (unknown)
    |   |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   |   Roy Eldridge (1919-    )
    |   |   |   |   m 1943 Jemima Griffin (1920-    )
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   m 1924 Herbert Walter Cane (1898-1931)
    |   |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   |   Dennis W Cane (1925-    )
    |   |   |   |   Albert D Cane (1927-    )
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Frederick John Eldridge (1889-1972)
    |   |   |   m 1920 Mabel Elizabeth Charlotte Hyder (1890-1974)
    |   |   |   Mabel Eldridge (1891-1972)
    |   |   |   m 1915 Charles Stace (1888-1977)
    |   |   |   Reginald Herbert Eldridge (1893-1978)
    |   |   |   m 1914 Rose Ellen Kate Cook (1890-1970)
    |   |   |   Edward William Eldridge (1893-1936)
    |   |   |   m 1929 Hilda Eliza Pope (1901-2000)
    |   |   |       |
    |   |   |       Edwina Eldridge (1930-    )
    |   |   |       m (    ) Albert Douglas Entwistle (1930-1987)
    |   |   |       |   |
    |   |   |       |   Susan Edwina Entwistle (1953-    )
    |   |   |       |   Carol Ann Entwistle (1956-    )
    |   |   |       |   Robert Douglas Entwistle (1960-    )
    |   |   |       |
    |   |   |       Beryl Eldridge (1932-1991)
    |   |   |       Alfred Leslie Eldridge (1934-    )
    |   |   |       Robin Edward Eldridge (1935-1994)
    |   |   |
    |   |   William Eldridge (1863-    )
    |   |   m 1888 Lydia Hall (1860-    )
    |   |       |
    |   |       William John Eldridge (1889-    )
    |   |       Alice Sarah Eldridge (1891-    )
    |   |       Thomas Richard Eldridge (1893-    )
    |   |       Robert James Eldridge (1895-    )
    |   |       Alfred George Eldridge (1903-    )
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    |   m 1882 Harriett Easton (nee Unknown) (1830-1897)
    |   Stephen Eldridge (1822-    )
    |   m 1850 Cordelia Suters (1829-    )
    |   |   |
    |   |   Ann Eldridge (1851-1851)
    |   |   Henry Eldridge (1852-    )
    |   |   m (    ) Mary E Brown (1855-    )
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Ella Eldridge (1876-    )
    |   |   |   William S Eldridge (1877-    )
    |   |   |   Harry B Eldridge (1878-    )
    |   |   |   Mary G Eldridge (1880-    )
    |   |   |
    |   |   William Richard Eldridge (1854-    )
    |   |   m 1880 Alice Round (1862-    )
    |   |   Mary Mahala Eldridge (1856-    )
    |   |   m (    ) Breese Stevens (1853-    )
    |   |   |   |
    |   |   |   Gertrude Stevens (1879-    )
    |   |   |   Charles Stevens (1886-    )
    |   |   |   Harry Stevens (1890-    )
    |   |   |
    |   |   Thomas Edward Eldridge (1859-    )
    |   |   Elizabeth Eldridge (1864-1928)
    |   |   m 1890 Thompson Taylor (1863-1927)
    |   |       |
    |   |       Fred Ernest Taylor (1891-1951)
    |   |       Mabelle C Taylor (1893-1982)
    |   |       Elsie Jane Taylor (1895-1901)
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    |   Jesse Eldridge (1825-1889)
    |   m 1852 Lucy Kennard (1830-1911)
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    |       George Eldridge (1852-    )
    |       m 1875 Elizabeth Jane Francis (1852-    )
    |       Henry Eldridge (1854-1911)
    |       m 1871 Maria King (1852-1934)
    |       |   |
    |       |   James Henry Eldridge (1871-    )
    |       |   m 1897 Nora Flynn (1874-    )
    |       |   |   |
    |       |   |   Nora Marie Eldridge (1898-    )
    |       |   |   m 1922 Albert Norman Quick (1889-    )
    |       |   |   Lucy Elizabeth Eldridge (1899-1899)
    |       |   |   James Henry Eldridge (1900-    )
    |       |   |   m 1926 Phyllis Mary Baker (1906-    )
    |       |   |   Edgar Edwin Eldridge (1902-    )
    |       |   |   m 1925 Noreen Mary Burke (1905-    )
    |       |   |   Gertrude Winifred Eldridge (1905-    )
    |       |   |
    |       |   Lucy Jane Eldridge (1872-1957)
    |       |   William Ernest Eldridge (1874-    )
    |       |   m 1901 Ellen Matilda Crosskey (1876-1905)
    |       |   m 1907 Gertrude Maud MacMurdo (1879-    )
    |       |   |   |
    |       |   |   William Ernest Eldridge (1908-1985)
    |       |   |   Mabel Ruth Eldridge (1909-    )
    |       |   |   George Henry Eldridge (1910-    )
    |       |   |   Henry Eldridge (1912-    )
    |       |   |   Frederick W Eldridge (1914-    )
    |       |   |
    |       |   Elizabeth Eldridge (1876-    )
    |       |   Ellen Eldridge (1879-    )
    |       |
    |       William Eldridge (1855-1858)
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    Thomas Eldridge (1794-1830)
    Ann Maria Eldridge (1798-1877)
    m 1820 Stephen Whiteman (1792-1890)
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        Ann Maria Whiteman (1820-    )
        Thomas Whiteman (1822-1916)
        Harriet Whiteman (1824-1825)
        Eliza Whiteman (1825-1896)
        John Whiteman (1826-1886)
        Jane Whiteman (1829-1830)
        Emily Elizabeth Whiteman (1833-1928)
        George Whiteman (1835-1836)

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