Benjamin Hebditch (1791-1861)
Benjamin Hebditch lived in the South Petherton all his life. He was born in 1791 and married Sarah Harding. They had four children - two daughters, Sarah and Anna who married two brothers, John and Gilbert Vaux. The eldest son, William married Ruth Terrell and the younger son Robert married Jane Daniels.
The diary is in the care of a cousin but a photocopy has been deposited at Taunton Record Office.
The diary has been divided into sections - just click on the links below
Benjamin Hebditch’s life
Buying and Selling land
Parish Officials and business
History of Roundwell Chapel
Family history of the Hebditch family
Legal and financial matters
The wider world
BENJAMIN& SARAH HEBDITCH