28th Generation

1020. John FORTESCUE of Woolley149 was born on 5 December 1825. Born 7.10 pm ! He was christened on 7 December 1825 in Leighton Bromswold, Hunts.105 He appeared in the census in 1851 in Woolley, Hunts. Farmer of 230 acres aged 28 John died on 30 June 1868 in Woolley, Hunts. Died in th Morning at 10 am. He was buried on 3 July 1868.

John FORTESCUE of Woolley and Ellen THORP were married on 25 September 1852 in Woolley Church, Hunts.150 Ellen THORP149 was born in 1829 in Knotting, Beds.

John FORTESCUE of Woolley and Ellen THORP had the following children:



Lewis Henry (Harry) FORTESCUE149 was born in 1855 in Woolley, Hunts. He died on 28 December 1873 in Woolley, Hunts. He was buried in 1874 in Woolley Church, Hunts.56 Inscription on Gravestone in Woolley Church Graveyard

In Affectionate Memory
Son of John & Ellen
Who died Dec 28 1873
In the 19th year of his age

Died a bachelor. Shut out from farm when he came home late and died of pneumonia.






Frank FORTESCUE of Woolley.