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Thomas Blackett + Jane Forster

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Robert Blackett
Birth: before March 5, 1770 27 26Derwent Haugh, Ryton, Co. Durham
Death: May 1770Ryton, Co. Durham
Jane Blackett
Birth: before July 14, 1776 34 32Ryton, Co. Durham
Death: 1780Ryton, Co. Durham

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Marriage February 2, 1764
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Marriage licence dated 1 Feb 1764. Thomas Blackett (gentleman), age 21, of Derwenthaugh, Ryton, Jane Forster, age 21, of All Saints, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, directed to All Saints. Surety John Dobson, tallow chandler, of Gateshead. [Married 2 Feb at All Saints.] Jane was under 21 at the marriage and as it was by licence the marriage would have been illegal and therefore void. They therefore went through a 2nd ceremony as follows: 3 Nov 1766, St. Andrew, Lamesley (Bond dated 1 Nov 1766 Thomas Blackett (gentleman), age 22, of Ravensworth Castle, Lamesley, Jane Blacket, 22, of Lamesley. Surety George Mabane, cordwainer, of Gateshead.)