Bastardy Orders

Bastardy examinations orders
FatherMotherReferencetype
Datesurnamefirst nameplaceoccupationsurnamefirst nameplaceoccupationother info
30 Oct 1607VileJohnSouth Harphusbandman son of WilliamLuckockeElenorQ/SR/2/22examination
26 Jun 1608VileJohnSouth Pethertonhusbandman son of WilliamLuckockeElinorEast Lambrook, KingsburyspinsterQ/SR/3/132-3order
28 Aug 1611NewcombeWilliamNorton sub HamdonyeomanLavorRebeccaSouth PethertonQ/SR/11/7-8order
8 Jan 1610/11StuckeyJohnCompton Durville, South PethertonhusbandmanMooreMaryCompton Durville, South PethertonQ/SR/11/48-9order
8 Jan 1610/11RippettSilvesterMartockhusbandmanBoodyeAgnesSouth PethertonQ/SR/11/50-1order
12 May 1616BakerThomasSouth PethertonAnstyeMarySouth Pethertoncarnal knowledge of her body in the baker’s houseQ/SR/26/70-1examination
11 Jan 1618/9WrenchWilliamAustinMarieSouth PethertonQ/SR/32/223order
20 Apr 1621MarkAndrewSouth PethertonGreggeJohaneSouth PethertonspinsterPeter Gregge, base childQ/SR/37/38order
20 Aug 1621SacerJohnIlminsterHutchinsDorothySouth Pethertonspinsterbase female childQ/SR/39/52order
25 Aug 1621Ellys alias LiterettJohnSouth PethertonshoemakerEdmonds alias PalmerSouth Pethertonspinsterbase female childQ/SR/39/54order
25 Aug 1621PodgerLawrenceMidneyyeomanHollondAliceSouth Pethertonspinsterbase female childQ/SR/39/56order
15 Oct 1625RidoutJohnSouth PethertonlabourerHillaryEdithShepton BeauchampspinsterQ/SR/56/112order
12 Oct 1653RussellRobertSouth PethertonhusbandmanHebditchMarySouth Pethertonsingle womancarnal knowledge of her body in her master’s kitchenQ/SR/86/58examination
19 Oct 1655EliottWilliamSouth PethertonhusbandmanClayFrancesBarringtonspinstercarnal knowledge of her body in the parsonage barn at South PethertonQ/SR/91/75examination
22 Sep 1655BartlettJohnDraytonreputed father of base female childCookeMarySouth Pethertonwidowcarnal knowledge of her body in the house of John Clarke of South PethertonQ/SR/91/76examination
27 Sep 1655BartlettJohnDraytoncarpenterCookeMaryeSouth Pethertonwidowfemale childQ/SR/92/24order
27 Oct 1656SturtonThomasSouth Pethertonthe younger, brazierVileMarySouth Pethertonsingle womancarnal knowledge of her body in a field near Lower StrattonQ/SR/93/5examination
13 Jan 1656/7SturtonThomasSouth PethertonbrazierVileMarySouth Pethertonsingle womanQ/SR/95/10order
15 Apr 1657QuinnThomasSeavington St MaryBarrettMarylate of South PethertonQ/SR/95/218examination
27 Sep 1658WeareRobertFlintJustineSouth Pethertonspinstercarnal knowledge of her body in the stable of Edmond Clarke at South Pethertonexamination
16 Jan 1659VileThomasSeavington St Marythe younger, husbandmanBarrettMargeSouth Pethertonsingle womancarnal knowledege of her body in the house of John Dunne of Seavington St MaryQ/SR/96/81examination
19 Jun1669PatchRichardHigher StrattonChaffeyJoaneCurry RivelQ/SR/112/89-90examination
24 Sep 1677DyerJohnSouth PethertonVileEdithSouth Pethertoncarnal knowledge of her body in her mother’s houseQ/SR/135/4examination
19 Jul 1683ClarkJoshuaSouth PethertonhusbandmanYoungeUrsulaSouth Pethertonsingle womanbase female childQ/SR/155/2examination
28 Apr 1752WeareRobertSouth PethertonmasonHardingMarySouth Pethertonsingle womanson WilliamQ/SR/320/3/62examination
30 Oct 1833EdmondsJohn BakerWoolverton, Dorsetthe younger, gentleman (born in 1792 in South Petherton)VileMarySouth Pethertondaugher Jane Vile born c 1816