Person:John Whitehead (35)

John Whitehead
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Name John Whitehead
Gender Male
Burial[1] 20 Oct 1747 Heckington, Lincolnshire, England

John Whitehead's origins have yet to be established. His first sighting is in 1708 at Heckington in Lincolnshire, when he and his wife Mary has a daughter named Mary baptised. Another daughter named Elizabeth followed in 1713. His daughter Mary's baptism describes him as a labourer.

John appears to have been buried at Heckington on 20th October 1747, nearly forty years after his first known daughter's baptism.

  1. Church of England. Parish Church of Heckington (Lincolnshire). Parish registers, 1559-1968. (Lincoln, England: Lincoln Archives Office, 1993), Primary quality.

    Anno 1747
    John Whitehead Lab[oure]r Buried - October the 20th