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Francis MARKS of Marks's Meadows

  • Born: 1779, Gwithian, Cornwall
  • Christened: 12 Sep 1779, Gwithian, Cornwall 1
  • Married: 6 Dec 1807, Gwithian, Cornwall 2
  • Died: 27 Oct 1843, Marks's Meadow, Gwithian, Cornwall 4
  • Buried: 29 Oct 1843, Gwithian, Cornwall 3

  Research Notes:

In 1841 Francis Marks, aged about 60, ag. lab., and wife Ann, aged about 65 [sic], were living in Hantorrow Downs*, Gwithian, Cornwall

* Nextdoor to Connor Downs.


Francis Marks of Marks's Meadows died aged 63 years (burial record).


William Marks of the parish of Gwithian, miner, John Popham of Bodmin, yeoman, and Richard Pendray of Bodmin, tailor, paid bond of £100 for Administration of the goods and chattels of Francis Marks late of Gwithian, labourer, who died intestate.

Administration was granted 23 Feb 1844 to the said William Marks, the son and one of the next of kin of the said deceased, Ann Marks the widow of the deceased having first renounced under her hand and seal. 4

  Marriage Information:

Francis married Anne LEAN, daughter of Lewis LEAN, on 6 Dec 1807 in Gwithian, Cornwall. (Anne LEAN was born about 1768 in Camborne, Cornwall, christened on 16 Mar 1768 in Camborne, Cornwall, died on 27 Mar 1850 in Conner Downs, Gwithian, Cornwall and was buried on 29 Mar 1850 in Gwithian, Cornwall.

  Marriage Notes:

Francis Marks of this parish and Ann Lean, sojourner in the parish

Married by Banns (published on three following Sundays without denial)

Witnesses: Thos. Marks, Sarah Marks


1 Cornwall Online Parish Clerk (OPC) citing Gwithian Parish Registers, Baptisms.

2 Ibid., Marriages.

3 Gwithian Parish Registers, Burials, p. 24, no. 190.

4 CRO AP/M3887/1.

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