Nicholas DURE, Senr.
Robert Pepperell DURE


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Robert Pepperell DURE

  • Born: 1779, Stokenham, Devon, England
  • Christened: 2 May 1779, Ford Chapel (Independent), Stokenham & Chivelstone, Devon, England 1
  • Married: 9 Mar 1810, Langport, Somerset, England 2
  • Died: 1864, Kingsbridge District, Devon, England 3

  Research Notes:

In 1841, Robert Dure (60), ag. lab., and wife Sarah (50), were living in Coleridge Stokenham Devon.

In 1851, Robert Dure (71) of Stokenham, ag. lab., and wife Sarah (72) [sic] of Stokenham [sic]*, were living in Stokenham Devon. Present were children: Robert (36) of Langford* Summerset, ag. lab., Eliza† (10) of South Pool, Devon, pauper, Mary Grace† (8) of Stokenham, John† (4) of Stokenham

* This should be Langport

† Though referred to as children of Robert & Sarah, they were children of son Robert and his wife Elizabeth.

In 1861, Robert Dure (82) of Stokenham Devon, ag. lab. and wife Sarah (72) of Langport Somerset, were living in Coleridge Cottage, Stokenham. Present were son Robert (47) of Langport Somerset, widower, ag lab., granddaughters Eliza Dure (20) of South Pool, Mary Grace Harley Dure (18) of Stokenham, dress maker

  Marriage Information:

Robert married Sarah PODGER on 9 Mar 1810 in Langport, Somerset, England 2. (Sarah PODGER was born about 1789 in Langport, Somerset, England and died in 1870 in the Kingsbridge District, Devon, England 4, aged 81 years.)

  Marriage Notes:

Banns of Marriage between Robert Dure, resident in this Parish [of Exeter St. Thomas], and Sarah Podger of the Parish of Langport Somersetshire, were published January 7, 14 and 21.


Robert Dure of St. Thomas Devon and Sarah Podger.


1 Ford Chapel (Independent), Stokenham and Chivelstone, Archive reference: TNA/RG/4/834.

2 Exeter St. Thomas Parish Registers, Marriage Banns, p. 368, no. 1467; Somerset Marriages (post-1754)

3 England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007, 1st Quarter, vol. 5b, p. 172.

4 England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007, 1st Quarter, vol. 5b, p. 181.

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