JAMES PELVIN was the eldest son of PETER and LYDIA PELVIN, b; 1775c in Boxley, Kent, where he was bapt: 14 May 1775, Boxley, Kent and died bef. Aug in 1801.
He mar; 25 Nov 1794 in Addington, Kent by banns, both of this parish. to MARY PARKES, Marriage Witness: Elizabeth Parks and William Wood. (Source: Marriage Source Film Number: 992453.)
Mary was b: 1770 in Leybourne, Kent, the daughter of father Moses Parks (1739- ) and mother Elizabeth Gooden (1740-1782); Bapt: 1770 at St Peter & St Paul's Church, Leybourne.
Their son James b: in Addington, Kent and bapt: 29 Jul 1801 at the Parish Church, Addington, Kent Mary was Listed As 'Widow Pilvens' on the death of their Infant Child when son James was bur: 3 Aug 1801 at Addington
Addington is a parish in Malling district, Kent; 3-3/4 miles west-south-west of Snodland rail station, and 7 miles west-north-west of Maidstone. It has a post office under Maidstone. Acres, 942. Real property in 1860, £1,662. Population in 1861, 262. Houses, 46. The property is somewhat divided.The church was built about 1402 and is named for St. Margaret of Antioch with registers commencing 1562 and stands on a finely picturesque wooded eminence.