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Hester Guilford (1798 - 1849)
HESTER GUILFORD (JOHN3, THOMAS KILLIGREW2 GILFORD, THOMAS1 GULLIFORD) daughter of John and Ann Guilford was bapt: 25 Dec 1797 at Burbage, Wiltshire, England and it was where she spent her life until buried there, 19th June 1849.


She mar: 30 Jun 1817 in Burbage, Wiltshire to THOMAS BLACKMAN (bapt: 22 Feb 1795 in Burbage to parents WILLIAM BLACKMAN and MARY KINGSTON. He d:  Groom forename Groom surname Thomas Blackman status bat(X) Bride forename Bride surname Hester GUILFORD status sp (X) method Banns witnesses Jane BECKINGHAM and Philip NEALE

Thomas was bapt 13 Oct 1776 All Saints Church, Burbage  and was brother of Sarah Cox (nee Blackman), Maria Blackman, William Blackman, George Blackman and Henry Blackman. He died Abt. 06 Aug 1853 in Devizes, Wiltshire, England.

Hester's Timeline:

1798 - Baptism 25 Dec 1798 Burbage, Wiltshire, England

1799 - Death of Sister Mary Ann Gilford (b: 1796) she d: 7 May 1799

1799 - Death of Sister Betty Gilford (b: 1791) she died 7 May 1799)

1803 - Birth of Sister Jane Gilford (18031886) Burbage, Wiltshire, England

1817 - Marriage 30 Jun 1817 Burbage, Wiltshire, England to Thomas Blackman (17951844) His parents were William Blackman (17631844 ) and Mary nee Kingston (1767)

1817 - Birth of Son William Blackman bapt: Sep 1817 Burbage, Wiltshire, England he d: 1864)

WILLIAM BLACKMAN, bapt: 21 Dec 1817 Burbage, Wiltshire, England; d. 27 Dec 1879 ; mar. 16 Apr 1838, Burbage, Wiltshire to ELIZA SMITH (b. 28 Jul 1816, Burbage, daughter of Joseph Smith and Letitia Ralph at Burbage, Wiltshire; d. 15 Aug 1900, Burbage. Burial: 29 Dec 1879 Burbage, Wiltshire, England)

William and Eliza had 11 children: George Blackman, Sarah Blackman, John Blackman, Ann Blackman, Thomas Blackman, John Blackman, Elizabeth Blackman, William Blackman, Hester Maria (Blackman) New, Henry Blackman, Mary Jane Blackman, Fanny Melita (Blackman) Rutt and Emily Blackman

1820 - Birth of Son John Blackman bapt. 26 Jul 1820,  St. Peter Parish Register, Burbage - he died 1820 at Burbage, Wiltshire, England

1822 - Birth Eliza Blackman 1822 at Burbage

1837 - Birth George Blackman 1837 at Collingbourne, Wiltshire

1839 - Birth Sarah Blackman 1839 at Collingbourne, Wiltshire

1841 - Census: 6 Jun 1841,  Burbage, Wiltshire, England, Residence - Street, Burbage, Pewsey District, Wiltshire; Thomas Blackman M 45Y Agricultural Labourer; Wiltshire; Hester Blackman F 40Y Wiltshire; William Blackman M 20Y Wiltshire; Eliza Blackman F 24Y Wiltshire; George Blackman M 4Y Wiltshire; Sarah Blackman F 2Y Wiltshire; Thomas Norfolk M 60Y Wiltshire

1842 - Death Hester's Mother Jane Jennings (1763 d: 18 Mar 1842 at Burbage, Wiltshire, England

1849 - Hester d: 19 Jun 1849 at Burbage, Wiltshire, England; bur; All Saints Church, Burbage

1851 Census:  Burbage, Wiltshire, England, Residence - Street Thomas Blaxckman, Head, Widower, 56Y, Ag Lab, b: Burbage;  Harriet Smith  33Y Dom serv. b: Burbage


1853 - Death of Thomas Blackman 6 Aug 1853 Union Workhouse Pewsey Bur: 8 Aug 1853 Burbage, Wiltshire


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