A LIST OF TRAVELLERS FROM THE NORTHANTS BAPTISM INDEX 1751-1812

by Marilyn Ponting

Forename Surname S/D Father Mother Year Date Parish Notes
  Elizabeth [BLANK] d     1801 14-Jun Greatworth C of E daughter of a vagrant born in a cow house in this parish
James [BLANK] s     1755 07-Jun Braybrooke C of E son of a stroler
Jane [BLANK] d     1753 17-Jan Bugbrooke C of E of a traveller
Jane [BLANK] d     1761 18-Oct Passenham C of E daughter of a vagrant woman
Mary [BLANK] d John Elizabeth 1800 12-Jan Kingsthorpe C of E travellers 
Sarah [BLANK] d     1756 30-Sep West Haddon C of E daughter of a stranger
  Sarah [BLANK] d     1757 06-Jan Middleton Cheney C of E a vagrant
Susanna [BLANK] d Thomas Peggy 1807 24-May Roade C of E a peddler
  Susannah [BLANK] d     1764 31-Oct Northampton St. Sepulchre C of E daughter of a woman unknown
  Susifies [BLANK] d     1805 10-Feb Bozeat C of E daughter of a travelling man & woman
Winifred [BLANK] d     1803 17-Apr Wollaston C of E brought to Church by Gipsies
  Robert ADAMSON s   Ann 1753 27-May Great Oxendon C of E a traveller, who hath made oath before Justice Ball that her husband died about three months since
  Betsy ALDERMAN d John Frances 1790 25-Oct Aldwincle St. Peter C of E tinker?
  Isaac ALLEN d Isaac Elizabeth 1801 28-Jun Potterspury C of E strangers who work at the canal was born twelve months ago
  John ALLEN s Benjamin Mary 1769 14-Apr Weston By Welland C of E stranger
  William ARRNLEY s William Mary 1763 13-Jan Thorpe Achurch C of E travellers of the parish of Dunchurch, Warwickshire
  Mary AWOOD alias SMITH d Thomas Susanna 1781 06-Jul Kings Cliffe C of E travellers
Sarah AYMER d Thomas Eleanor 1777 20-Apr Thenford C of E a traveller 
  Isabella AYRES d William Mary 1804 14-Oct Middleton Cheney C of E travelers, the mother born at Water Eton, Bucks, the father's birth place unknown
  Nancy AYRES d   Nature 1761 01-Oct Wappenham C of E a travelling woman said to be the wife of James AYRES a foot soldier. Born in this parish the day before
Frances BAILEY c Joseph Elizabeth 1756 19-Apr Brixworth C of E  sojourners
Samuel BAILEY c Joseph Elizabeth 1757 30-Nov Brixworth C of E sojourners
Mary BAKER d Joseph Elizabeth 1755 05-Oct Towcester C of E travellers
Elizabeth BALES     Ann 1770 15-Mar Cosgrove C of E bastard child, a vagrant
Ann BANNISTER d James Elizabeth 1762 10-Oct Bugbrooke C of E travelling poor
Charlotte BANNISTER d John Elizth 1786 22-Oct Weedon Bec C of E travellers
Rosamond BANNISTER d Edward Mary 1780 17-Sep Blisworth C of E two travelling persons, b.Sep 10
  Ruben BANNISTER s John Elizabeth 1791 11-Jun Boddington C of E John, chimney sweeper of Kiddington or Kidlington in the county of Oxford, she receives parish relief from Lower Boddington
Thomas BELLAMEY s   Elizabeth 1767 27-Sep Potterspury C of E a tramper
Mary BEWES d Joseph Piercy 1756 11-Jul Lilford cum Wigsthorpe sojourners
Henry BIRCH s Henry Hannah 1791 20-Mar Syresham C of E of Pershore WOR
Isabel BIRCH d Henry Hannah 1786 18-Jun Hellidon C of E traveller
Rebechah BIRCH d Henry Hannah 1798 07-Oct Alderton C of E  
Ann BIRD d Robert Alice 1760 07-Jun Abthorpe C of E traveller
  John BIRD s   [Blank] Bird 1777 13-Apr Great Doddington C of E a traveller
Mary BIRD d Robert Alice 1765 17-Jan Roade C of E a travelling Chimney Sweeper
  Thomas BLENCOW s Thomas Elizabeth 1772 21-Jun Marston St. Lawrence C of E BT Entry - vagrants
  Phillis BLEWIT s Percenus Mary 1760 07-Mar Twywell C of E vagrants of Kentford, Suffolk near Newmarket
Charles BLEWITT s Charles   1776 28-Jul Polebrooke C of E a gypsie
Mary BOON       1807 21-Jun Church Brampton C of E children of gypsies
Patheny BOSWEL d Bar'mew Cole Colle 1782 30-Jun Wappenham C of E  
Culrato BOSWELL s Edward Elizabeth 1788 16-Jan Watford C of E gypsies
Eldaria [Maria]x BOSWELL d William Margaret 1800 29-Jun Passenham C of E persons called Gypsies
  Philadephia BOSWELL d Robert Parthena 1765 26-Jul Bozeat C of E Gypsies, was born in Bozeat wood July 24th
  Thomas BOSWELL s Edward Maria 1787 26-Dec Aston Le Walls C of E a sweepchimney who was married at Banbury and belongeth to Briteswell Oxfordshire. The child was born in Mr? Archers barn Appletree
Stephen BOURN s Stephen Elizabeth 1771 03-Mar Higham Ferrers C of E travellers
Dellerica BOZWELL d Lawrence Margaret 1803 02-Jan Weldon C of E gipsies
  Elijah BOZWELL s     1798 07-Jan Newton-le-Willows C of E a son belonging to the Gipseys
Rose BOZWELL       1778 15-Nov Sudborough C of E a gypsey
  Eleanor BROWN d     1763 06-Mar Roade C of E daughter of a travelling chimney sweeper named Brown
Mary BROWN d   Mary Brown 1758 17-Feb Cottesbrooke C of E a vagrant
William BROWN s James Magdalene 1767 01-Jul Towcester C of E two travellers
Elisabeth BRYAN d David Hannah 1769 28-Jan Daventry C of E born 15th  Jan 1769, pedlar
Susan BUNKER d Jonathan Anne 1753 18-Feb Kingsthorpe C of E Travelling woman
Ann BUTLER d Joseph Tabitha 1764 18-Apr Norton C of E travellers
John BUTLER c John Elisabeth 1759 25-Aug Long Buckby C of E sojourner
Mary BUTLER d Ricd Sarah 1755 01-Jun Farthinghoe C of E sojourners
Mary CAFFE s Daniel Jane 1753 06-Feb Fotheringhay C of E a traveller
Dorothy CARTER d Nathanael Mary 1752 24-Dec Thrapston C of E travellers
William CHISNELL s John Ann 1751 11-Sep Syresham C of E travellers, privately
Thomas CHRISLY s William Elizabeth 1752 24-Dec Thrapston C of E travellers
Delia CLARE d James Elizabeth 1811 19-Sep Potterspury C of E sojourners
John CLARK / WRIGHT s John Wright Mary Clark 1771 24-Apr Yelvertoft C of E strangers
Ann CLAYDON d Francis Mary 1789 14-Feb Boughton C of E  
Christina CLAYDON d Francis Mary 1778 29-Mar Helmdon C of E of Oxhill WAR
  Frances CLAYDON d Francis Mary 1785 03-Apr Blakesley C of E of the parish of Oxhall, Warwichshire
Robert CLAYDON s Francis M. 1760 28-Dec Boddington C of E of Oxhil
Robert CLAYDON s James Elizabeth 1796 03-Jan Boddington C of E a travelling chair bottomer
Sarah CLAYDON d William Ann 1769 23-Jul Thenford C of E a traveller, b.Jul 18
Sarah CLAYDON d Frances Mary 1783 16-Mar Farthingstone C of E travellers
Wm CLAYDON s James Elizabeth 1799 13-Sep Moulton C of E sojourners
Joseph CLAYTON s James Elizabeth 1805 26-May Boughton C of E travellers, born in this parish
  Mary CLEADON d Francis Mary 1775 08-Oct Duston C of E belonging to Oxxbel in Warwickshire
Louisa CLEDEN       1807 21-Jun Church Brampton C of E children of gypsies
Charles CLEMENTS s Joseph Mary 1754 13-Oct Farthinghoe C of E sojourners
William COLEMAN s Wm Susannah 1771 08-Apr Moulton C of E privately, sojourners
Ann CONNER d Thomas Ann 1752 25-Feb Clay Coton C of E trampers
Elizabeth CORDWELL d John Jane 1788 14-Sep Rothwell C of E travellers
Mary COXE d Thomas Ann 1785 13-Oct Watford C of E sojourner
  Ann DAVIES d Charles Martha 1799 17-Nov Whilton C of E travelling people from Great Woolcurt near Shipston WAR
  Lucretia DAVIES d William Comfort 1793 19-Nov Boddington C of E a travelling chair bottomer, received something from the parish and is parish relief
Lettice DAVIS d George Ann 1775 10-Dec Woodford Halse C of E travellers
Lettice DAVIS d William Comfort 1800 02-Mar Byfield C of E travellers
Susannah DAVIS d Charles Martha 1801 04-Jan Norton C of E travellers
  Eleanor DENT d Charles Mary 1778 08-Feb Welford C of E b.Jan 25 - travellers [strangers in BT's]
  Johanna DOLTON d John Johanna 1779 24-Jul Farthingstone C of E travellers commonly called Egyptians
James DOWLAND s James Elizabeth 1773 28-Jun Kings Cliffe C of E traveller
Mary DOWLAND d James Elizabeth 1771 26-Dec Kings Cliffe C of E traveller
Elisabeth DRIFFEN d George Mary 1755 19-May Flore C of E travellers
Mary DUFFY d William Ann 1757 18-Sep Brampton Ash C of E traveller
Mary DUN d   Penelope 1768 01-Feb Towcester C of E a traveller
Henry ELDRIGE s   Margaret 1752 28-Jun Kingsthorpe C of E Travelling woman
Elizabeth ELLIS d John Sarah 1775 05-Mar Creaton C of E a tramper
  William ELLIS / SMITH s   Elisabeth 1802 28-Feb Weston Favell C of E a travelling woman, father William SMITH
William EMERSON s John Sarah 1761 09-May Irchester C of E vagrants
Susanna EVANS d William Margaret 1757 06-Apr Byfield C of E travellers
William FARR s William   1755 03-Oct Kings Cliffe C of E traveller
Catherine FISHER d William Elizabeth 1793 20-Oct Passenham C of E vagrants
  Hannah FLEMINGS d James Mary 1793 24-Aug Weldon C of E travellers, from Steeple Claydon in Buckinghamshire
Carolina FLETCHER c William Ann 1797 27-Oct Little Houghton C of E travellers
  Damuris FLETCHER d William Mary 1805 17-Feb Ashton near Roade C of E travelling man
Gervas FLETCHER s William Ann 1800 27-Apr Passenham C of E traveller
Henry FLETCHER s William Elizabeth 1800 16-Mar Higham Ferrers C of E Travellers
Stephen FLETCHER c William Ann 1807 06-Jul Little Houghton C of E travellers
Thomas FLETCHER s William Ann 1794 26-Oct Kingsthorpe C of E travellers, of the parish of Bulwick
  William FLETCHER s William Elizabeth 1774 12-Jun Bulwick C of E travellers belonging to Sawfoot in Lancashire
Elizabeth FORSTER d Samuel   1778 10-Jun Wellingborough C of E tinman
John FOSTER s Samuel   1783 06-Jun Wellingborough C of E b.Apr 15, tinman
Maria FOSTER d Samuel   1781 10-May Wellingborough C of E b.Mar 10, tinman
  James GENTLE s John Jane 1796 24-Jan Thorpe Mandeville C of E vagrants
  Sarah GIBS d     1792 29-Apr Weedon Bec C of E daughter of a traviling woman, pauper
Elizabeth GILLAM d John Mary 1794 29-Jun Farthinghoe C of E travelling people
Joseph GILLIAM s John Mary 1798 04-Feb Farthinghoe C of E travelling people
Mary GOFF d John Mary 1779 12-Dec Towcester C of E travellers
Sarah GRANT d Thomas Juliana 1766 05-Oct Easton Maudit C of E sojourners
Samuel GRIFFIN s Thomas Anne 1800 01-Jun Wellingborough C of E travellers
Benjamin GRINLY s William Mary 1773 23-Oct Barby C of E sojourner
  David HALFORD s James Martha 1802 24-Jan Finedon C of E of Uxbridge, Middlesex, tinplate worker, BT Entry - b.Jan 20
  William HALFORD s William Martha formerly Loveridge 1785 24-Apr Thornby C of E 5 days old, travellers, at Merton near Bicester, Oxfordshire
  Mary HALL d   a poor travelling woman 1756 Blank-Blank Preston Capes C of E this entry was crossed out of the PR
Mary HENDRY d John   1766 08-Nov Kings Cliffe C of E traveller
Sarah HIBBS d John Eliz 1803 01-Feb Daventry C of E born 22nd Jan 1803, traveller
Wm HIDESON s Wm Barbary 1804 21-Jul Daventry C of E born 18th Jun 1804, traveller
Mary Anne HILLYAR d John Rebekah 1773 18-Dec Moulton C of E privately, sojourners
  Elizabeth HINES d Thos Alice 1776 26-Mar Daventry C of E born 24th Dec 1775, travellers child
Patience HODGKINSON d Thomas Jane 1807 17-May Creaton C of E travellers
Richard HODGSON s Thomas Jane 1804 25-May Creaton C of E travellers
Ann HOLLANDS d     1808 04-Dec Church Brampton C of E a travellers child
Joseph HOLLANDS s     1811 03-Mar Church Brampton C of E a travellers child
William HOWARD s William Mary 1767 21-May Flore C of E sojourners
John HUGHES s   Susanna 1756 28-Nov Great Brington C of E a vagrant, vagabond in BT's
Elizabeth ILIFF d Joseph Mary 1757 16-Oct Clipston C of E sojourner
Mary INGRAM d Edward Eliz. 1751 17-Dec Dodford C of E sojourners in this parish
Ann JACKSON d   Ann  1768 16-Jun Kings Cliffe C of E traveller
Mary Ann JACKSON d Francis Ann 1785 08-Jun Kings Cliffe C of E traveller
  Christopher JEFFS s William Mary 1758 07-May Ashton near Roade C of E travelling people
  John JELLY s John Elizabeth 1775 24-Sep Weston By Welland C of E sojourner
Mary JENKINS d Robert Mary 1771 19-May Moulton C of E sojourners
William JILKS s John Mary 1759 12-Aug Aynho C of E of Tadmerton, Oxon, travellers
Darker JOHN d William Mary 1810 11-Feb Cold Higham C of E travellers
Prudence JOHNS d William Martha 1812 05-Feb Great Addington C of E travellers
Joseph JOHNSON s William Hannah 1783 22-Nov Thrapston C of E travellers
Anne JONES d Thomas Sarah 1761 21-Sep Daventry C of E born 21st Sep, a travellers child
Diana JONES d Joseph Martin 1760 17-Aug Evenley C of E trampers
Elizabeth JONES d   Elizabeth Jones 1758 07-Jan Barby C of E traveler
  George JONES s Thomas Ann 1775 06-Aug Duston C of E travellers belonging to Pike in Worcestershire
Orcella JONES     Susannah 1756 19-Dec Maidwell C of E traveller
Rosamond JONES d John Carnation 1809 20-Sep Stanwick C of E travellers
  Silviana JONES d John Elizabeth 1809 15-Oct Ashton near Roade C of E  
  Superetta JONES d John Elizabeth 1812 24-May Ashton near Roade C of E labourer
  Thomas JONES s   a travelling woman's child 1769 23-Apr Hartwell C of E a travelling woman's child
  William JONES s Thomas Ann 1775 06-Aug Duston C of E travellers belonging to Pike in Worcestershire
  Christopher JUFFS s John Mary 1771 19-May Marston St. Lawrence C of E BT Entry - vagrants
  Elizabeth JUFFS d John Mary 1771 13-May Marston St. Lawrence C of E BT Entry - vagrant
  John KEFFIN s George Mary 1761 20-Sep Ashton near Roade C of E travellers - 20 Aug in BT's
  Ann LANDON d Daniel Ann 1790 14-Nov Welford C of E b.Nov 9 - of Godmanchester, vagrant traveller, stranger in BT's
Sarah LAWSON d   Mary 1784 10-Jul Watford C of E illegitimate, sojourner
  Eliz. LEE d Edward Eliz. 1753 30-Nov Barnwell All Saints C of E sojourners from London
John LEE s Thomas Ann 1759 12-Aug Spratton C of E sojourner
Sarah LEE d William Elizabeth 1761 23-Oct Blatherwycke C of E travellers
George LEWIS s Thomas Jane 1795 30-Mar Milton Malsor C of E sojourners
Francis LITTLE s Tilly Elizabeth 1777 20-Jul Kings Cliffe C of E traveller 
Mary LONG d Will Mary 1756 11-Dec Daventry C of E travellers, born 11th Dec
Servina LOVELL c Daniel Mary 1773 21-Aug Little Houghton C of E gypsies
Thomas LOVELL s Major Susannah 1784 03-Oct Kings Sutton C of E gypsey
Cinderella LOVERIDGE d Moses Suisa 1807 19-Jun Irchester C of E of the people called Gypsies
Diana LOVERIDGE d Moses Sinphia 1811 21-Jul Wollaston C of E Gipsies
  Elizabeth LOVERIDGE d Benjamin Mary 1770 08-Apr Syresham C of E of Baldwin on the Green OXF, travellers
James LOVERIDGE s William Ros-amond 1781 11-Dec Heyford C of E travellers
James LOVERIDGE s Moses Sinfoy 1798 25-Mar Boughton C of E sojourners
John LOVERIDGE s Benjamin Mary 1775 08-Feb Towcester C of E travellers
Maria LOVERIDGE d Solomon Mary 1812 12-Apr Potterspury C of E sojourners
  Priscilla LOVERIDGE d Moses Sinfi 1802 05-Sep Cranford St. Andrew C of E of Towcester, a gypsey
Rosamond LOVERIDGE d Moses Sinfy 1796 10-Apr Blisworth C of E of Towcester, b.Apr 10
  Ruben LOVERIDGE / SMITH s Henry Loveridge of Towcester Martha Smith of Noble, Warwickshire 1805 24-Mar Finedon C of E BT Entry - b.Mar 20 - illegitimate
  James LOVRIDGE s Benjamin Sarah 1803 30-Oct Finedon C of E tinplate worker of Boldwing, Oxfordshire, BT Entry - b.Oct 24
Thos LOVRIDGE s Jno Eliz 1778 12-Apr Piddington C of E a vaknt
Catherine LYNCH d Mich Eliz 1754 30-May Daventry C of E travellers, born 29th May
Elizabeth MACDODD c     1754 21-Oct Badby C of E a travellers child
William MACKINLASH s James Eleanor 1777 09-Nov Towcester C of E strolers with a Puppet Show
Elizabeth MAKINS d William   1757 19-Aug Arthingworth C of E sojourner
John MAN s     1766 17-Dec Brackley C of E son of a travelling man
Charolina MARTIN d James   1789 02-Feb Wellingborough C of E a stranger
  John McCALLUM s Neil Elizabeth 1772 10-Jun Wootton C of E privately, the parents are travellers
  Anne MEDLEY d George Anne 1768 10-Jul Naseby C of E of Newcastle upon Tyne a travelling woman, privately
George MIDDLETON s George Elizabeth 1782 23-Jun Weedon Bec C of E travellers
Elizabeth MILLS d James Elizabeth 1756 01-Jan Maidwell C of E traveller
John MILLS s James Elizabeth 1756 01-Jan Maidwell C of E traveller
Mary MILLS d Charles Mary 1755 24-Apr Aynho C of E travellers
Benjamin MORREY s   Catherina 1760 11-Apr Kings Cliffe C of E traveller
Christopher MORS s Christopher Sarah 1759 19-Aug Denford C of E travellers
  Ann MOULD d Henry Julien 1809 23-Jul Apethorpe C of E sojourners, received into the Church
  Barbara MUNGY d Robert Elizabeth 1751 23-Jun Northampton St. Sepulchre C of E sojourners, b.Jun 21, privately baptized, received into the Church Jul 27
Joseph NOON s William Sarah 1783 18-May Potterspury C of E trampers
Mary Anne OADES d William Maria 1810 20-May Gayton C of E travellers
John OLIVER s John   1768 20-Apr Kings Cliffe C of E traveller
  William ORDS s William Amy 1772 31-May Bulwick C of E travellers belonging to Kings Bramley in Staffordshire, born in this parish May 24
Frances ORTON d Saml Anne 1751 03-Sep Farthinghoe C of E sojourners
David OSBORNE s David Harriot 1773 19-Feb Towcester C of E stroling players
Benjamin OWEN s Thomas Sarah 1755 04-May Towcester C of E travellers
Robt PARGITER s Richd Emme 1752 23-Dec Farthinghoe C of E sojourners
Joseph Burden PATIENCE s William Sarah 1764 27-Oct Thornby C of E sojourner
Colita PEACE       1802 20-Apr Evenley C of E an illegitimate gipsy
James PEARCE       1787 15-Apr Culworth C of E born 7th Apr, travellers
Rose PEARCE d William Amy 1804 21-Feb Weston Favell C of E travellers
Margaret PEART d   Margaret 1766 10-Jan Woodnewton C of E a beggar
Kezia PELL d William Blank 1758 05-Apr Clipston C of E sojourner
William PEOVER s John   1786 14-Dec Wellingborough C of E a strolling player
Jonathan PERKINS s Jonathan Ann 1777 12-May Kings Cliffe C of E travellers
Mary PICKARIN d John Ann 1791 13-Feb Dodford C of E sojourners 
Thomas PICKERING s Henry Mary 1756 10-Oct Maidwell C of E sojourners
William PICKERING s Henry Mary 1758 02-Apr Maidwell C of E sojourners
Beatrice PIERCE d Edwd Ann 1789 22-Nov Wappenham C of E travellers
Catharine PIERCY d John Ann 1800 16-Mar Bradden C of E travellers
Thos PINFOLD s Jas Sylvia 1806 23-Oct Kislingbury C of E travellers
  Jo'n POINTER s   Margaret 1751 30-Jan Kislingbury C of E widow, a traveller from Newcastle upon Tyne, privately
Elizabeth PRENTICE d Thomas Mary 1752 18-May Milton Malsor C of E travellers
Robert PRICE s John Sarah 1758 18-Sep Aynho C of E travellers
Ann RAISIN d George   1753 19-Jun Wellingborough C of E traveller
Jane REEVE c Thomas Mary 1757 20-Mar Scaldwell C of E sojourner
  Mary REFFIN d George, deceased Mary, a wayfareing woman 1751 10-Jun Aynho C of E  
Elizabeth ROBINSON d Andrew Jemima 1773 07-Mar Easton Neston C of E travellers
Sarah RUNWELL d William Mary 1770 28-Oct Yardley Hastings C of E travellers
Jemima SAXBY d John Mary 1772 19-Apr Bradden C of E twins, two travellers
Keziah SAXBY d John Mary 1772 19-Apr Bradden C of E twins, two travellers
  Harriot SCOTT d Solomon Grace 1809 26-Mar Potterspury C of E travellers, who say they belong to Hanslope
Jane Adams SCOTT d   Ann 1788 26-Oct Harpole C of E traveller, spurious
Jane Mariah SCOTT d Joseph Susannah 1779 27-Jul Rushden C of E vagrants
  Isaac SHENER s John Mary 1806 09-Nov Brafield on the Green C of E travellers
Benjamin SHERIFF s Thomas Mary 1771 27-Jan Great Brington C of E vagrants
Joseph SHERIFF s John Martha 1795 31-May Byfield C of E travellers
Mary SHERIFF d Thos Mary 1774 16-Mar Great Brington C of E vagrants
Mary SHERIFF d John Mary 1804 21-May Boughton C of E travellers
Mary Ann SHERIFF d Joseph Ann 1808 22-May Cold Ashby C of E travellers
  Patience SHERIFF d William Elizabeth 1795 01-Feb Whilton C of E a travelling woman taken in labour in the field
Joseph  SKERRY s Jonas Hester 1794 10-Mar Sulgrave C of E a travelling man
Hannah SKERY d Joseph Hester 1787 09-Dec Gayton C of E strollers or gypsys
  Abel SMITH s Abner Susanna 1811 14-Jul Alderton C of E trampers, Abner says he was born at Catthorpe, Leics
Alice SMITH d Thos Mary 1799 15-Dec Whilton C of E gipsies
Alicia SMITH d Solobino Sarah 1784