Name: John Simmonds PILCHER
Given Name: John Simmonds
Surname: Pilcher 1
Birth: Abt 1774
Change Date: 19 Jul 2015 at 10:13|
Elizabeth Tollemarsh PARKE b: Abt Dec 1777 in Stoke By Nayland, Suffolk, England c: 5 Dec 1777 in Stoke By Nayland, Suffolk, England
13 Jan 1805
in Saffron Walden Parish, Essex, England 2
- Change Date:
22 Mar 2016
Sarah Elizabeth LANGHAM
23 May 1798
in Parish Of St. Olave, Silver Street
- Change Date:
22 Mar 2016
- Abbrev: Miscellaneous
Text: Old Bailey Proceedings, 8th April 1812. Reference Number:t 18120408-76
387. JOHN PILCHER was indicted for that he, on the 23d of M ay, 1798,at the parish of St. Olave, Silver-street, did mar ry and take to wifeone Sarah Elizabeth Langham , spinste r ; and that he afterwards on the13th day of January, 180 5 , did marry and take to wife one ElizabethTalmarsh Park e , his former wife, Sarah Elizabeth , being then living.
JOSEPH LEE. Q. Do you know the person of Sarah Elizabeth La ngham - A.I was present when she was married to the prisone r.
MR. LANCHAM. They were married at St. Alban's, Wood-street , thatparish is united with St. Olave, Silver-street. (Th e register read.)
" John Pilcher , batchelor, of this parish, and Sarah Eliza bethLangham, of St. Mary, Lambeth, spinster, were married i n this churchby license, 23d of May, 1798." I know the ma n and the woman, I dinedwith them on the wedding day. The p risoner is the man.
JOSEPH PARKE . I live in Saffron Walden, in Essex. Elizabet h TalmarshParke is my daughter, she was married to the pris oner on the 13th ofJanuary, 1805. The prisoner is the man . I gave her away, and after mydaughter had been married t o him about five years I discovered he wasa married man.
Q. to Mr. Lee. You know the first wife - A. I do.
WILLIAM SMITH . I apprehended the prisoner at the sign of t he Hope,Banner-street.
RICHARD GROVES . I live at Kennington; I knew the prisoner' s firstwife for some years. The prisoner lived in a public- house, which Iafterwards kept;
I knew the first wife, after she left him it was reported t hat she wasdead.
Q. Do you believe that she was alive or no in January, 180 5 - A. Ibelieve she was.
GUILTY , aged 38.
Transported for Seven Years .
Second Middlesex jury, before Mr. Common Serjeant.
- Abbrev: Amy Lloyd's Family History
Title: Amy Lloyd's Family History
Text: Parish Church Saffron Walden Extracts from Register]
1805 Jan 123 John Simmonds Pilcher of the town of Thetfor d in thecounty of Norfolk = Elizabeth Talmarsh Parke of th e Parish of SaffronWalden [Essex] was married by licence i n presence of J. Parke, J.S.Parke, Charles Baron, Sarah Tho rnton Parke.