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Watson Cumpston death cert Trinity House Hull lloyds ship Voilier withernsea pier

Ambleside page 2.


Richard and Jane Walker 1692

Richard and Jane Bateman 1723

David Leverton has a will of Henry Bateman of Little Langdale, parish of Grasmere dated first of November 1723.


He leaves legacies to his daughter Jane and to "Richard Cumstone  her husband my son in law"; other legacies to his son John, daughter Margaret and Arthur Mackereth


There is a further family will in 1813 - see below.

Jane Bateman is in my data with details as follows:


1655 Ambleside Cumpstone Richard of Grasmere (whose father

was also Richard of the Ambleside paper mill started 1624) christened PR CRO


1692 Ambleside Hawkeshead COMPSTONE Richard married Jane

Walker of Grasmere spinster marriage bond dated 15 Aug 1692/ 16.8.1692


1703 Ambleside M016822 Grasmere Cumpstone Richard Jane

Bateman marriage IGI 17 Jun 1703 His 2nd wife

1723 Ambleside Will Little Langdale Ambleside CUMPSTONE

Richard married to Jane Bateman - will of Henry Bateman of Collwith naming



I have extensive entries for the family from 1600 until this in 1813:

1813 Ambleside WD AG box 58/5 below Stock Ambleside Cumpstone Jane

81 Will proved 12 April 1813 See Page 1