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Family of Thomas WATERFALL and Mary BOWLS

Husband: Thomas WATERFALL (1719?-1757)
Wife: Mary BOWLS (1731?-1771)
Children: Mary WATERFALL (c. 1756-1846)
Elizabeth WATERFALL (1758?-1818)
Marriage 24 Sep 1754 Orpington, Kent1

Husband: Thomas WATERFALL

Name: Thomas WATERFALL
Sex: Male
Father: Mr WATERFALL ( - )
Mother: Mrs WATERFALL ( - )
Birth 1719 (cal)
Death 18 Nov 1757 (age 37-38) Orpington, Kent

Wife: Mary BOWLS

Name: Mary BOWLS
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1731 (cal)
Death 10 Mar 1771 (age 39-40) Orpington, Kent

Child 1: Mary WATERFALL

Sex: Female
Spouse: George BROOMFIELD (1749?-1827)
Birth c. 1756 Kent2
Death 18 Nov 1846 (age 90) Shoreham, Kent3
Burial aft 18 Nov 1846 Shoreham, Kent3
Shoreham Churchyard

Child 2: Elizabeth WATERFALL

Name: Elizabeth WATERFALL
Sex: Female
Spouse: Benjamin RUSSELL ( - )
Birth 1758 (cal)
Death Mar 1818 (age 60)
Burial 1818 Shoreham, Kent
Shoreham MIs:

20. A headstone covered with ivy.

Elizabeth Russell ? wife of Benjamin ..... [space] died March 1818 aged 60 ....... ........


1Church of the Latter Day Saints, "".
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Assessment: Secondary evidence.
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Spouse: MARY BOWLS Family
Marriage: 24 SEP 1754 Orpington, Kent, England

Extracted marriage record for locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the marriage date.

Source Information:
Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:

M008371 1560 - 1755 0833369 Film 6906362 Film

Sheet: 00
Internet. Call Number: (electronic).
21841 census (Microfilm).
Text From Source: 1841 census
Principal Registry Family Division, First Avenue House, 42-49 High Holborn, LONDON, WC1V 6NP. Tel: 020 7947 6946.
3Ann Ball, "Information to Graham Hoadly from Ann Ball, Archivist at Shoreham Church, Kent" (email).
Text From Source: I am the archivist at Shoreham Church and we are researchng the origins of "Waterfall Cottage" as we have been told that it was named for your Waterfall family and not after the Leat river that runs alongside it/ Do you have any further information on Waterfall Farm?

I have found grave inscriptions that relate to your family tree

Sacred to the memory of Mary Broomfield, wife of George Broomfield of this parish who departed this life November 18 1846 aged 90. This is Mary Waterfall. Grave reference is N15 if you want to come and see it.

nearby are buried George Broomfield died 19 April 1827 aged 78

William Wood Broomfield /son of Charles and Charity died August 8 1841 aged 29


Sacred to the memory of Mary Ann,daughter of William and Amelia Mills and grandaughter of Solomon and Mary Mills of this parish/ who departed thislife July 7 1842 aged 5/ also of Mrs Amelia wife of Williams Mills who departed thislife February 21 1846 aged 45 years/ and the above William Mills diedJanuary 11 1869 aged 72 years/ William Waterfall Mills fell asleep January 3 1918 aged 86 .

The headstone you could not read for Elizabeth Russell (nee Waterfall) reads

Sacred to the memory of Mrs Elizabeth Russell, wife of Mr Benjamin Rusell of the Hater House in this parish, died 25 March 1818 aged 60 years, also in memory of Mr Benjamin Rusel of thisparish who died March 29 1833 aged 74 years. (grave reference V3)
Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: Sacred to the memory of Mary Broomfield, wife of George Broomfield of this parish who departed this life November 18 1846 aged 90

Grave reference is N15
Graham Hoadly.