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Susanna MitfordAge: 72 years17181790

Name
Susanna Mitford
Surname
Mitford
Given names
Susanna
Birth 1718 36
Death of a fatherBlackett Mitford
October 4, 1722 (Age 4 years)
Marriage of a parentThomas RedshawSusanna CourtneyView this family
1723 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJohn Redshaw
1724 (Age 6 years)
Death of a motherSusanna Courtney
1734 (Age 16 years)
MarriageJohn SpringView this family
March 29, 1744 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Susannah Spring
before October 28, 1745 (Age 27 years)
Christening of a daughterSusannah Spring
October 28, 1745 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Midford Spring
before June 26, 1747 (Age 29 years)
Christening of a sonMidford Spring
June 26, 1747 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Christopher Spring
before October 27, 1749 (Age 31 years)
Christening of a sonChristopher Spring
October 27, 1749 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#4
John Spring
before February 1, 1750 (Age 32 years)
Christening of a sonJohn Spring
February 1, 1750 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Joseph Spring
before October 31, 1752 (Age 34 years)
Christening of a sonJoseph Spring
October 31, 1752 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Sarah Spring
before December 21, 1753 (Age 35 years)
Christening of a daughterSarah Spring
December 21, 1753 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Ann Spring
before June 15, 1755 (Age 37 years)
Christening of a daughterAnn Spring
June 15, 1755 (Age 37 years)
Death of a daughterSarah Spring
May 1757 (Age 39 years)
Burial of a daughterSarah Spring
May 29, 1757 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a son
#8
William Spring
before June 13, 1759 (Age 41 years)
Christening of a sonWilliam Spring
June 13, 1759 (Age 41 years)
Death of a sonWilliam Spring
October 1759 (Age 41 years)
Burial of a sonWilliam Spring
October 21, 1759 (Age 41 years)
Marriage of a childMidford SpringElizabeth FirthView this family
December 7, 1769 (Age 51 years)
Marriage of a childChristopher SpringFrances CerseyView this family
March 5, 1770 (Age 52 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam FosterSusannah SpringView this family
August 29, 1774 (Age 56 years)
Marriage of a childJoseph SpringElizabeth JohnsonView this family
May 19, 1779 (Age 61 years)
Marriage of a childNathaniel HaramAnn SpringView this family
May 28, 1784 (Age 66 years)
Death February 1790 (Age 72 years)
Burial February 21, 1790 (Age 72 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
herself
Mother’s family with Thomas Redshaw - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: 1723Anjengo, Madagascar
2 years
half-brother
Family with John Spring - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: March 29, 1744Barton upon Humber, Lincs.
19 months
daughter
20 months
son
2 years
son
3 months
son
3 years
son
14 months
daughter
Sarah Spring
Birth: before December 21, 1753 30 35Wrawby, Lincs.
Death: May 1757Wrawby, Lincs.
18 months
daughter
4 years
son
William Spring
Birth: before June 13, 1759 35 41Wrawby, Lincs.
Death: October 1759Wrawby, Lincs.

Note

After her mother's remarriage was sent with her half-brother John from Bombay to England Sep/Oct 1728 in the care of Mrs. Hope, wife of Director of East India Company. Arrived in England Jun 1729. Sent to York to stay with William Redshaw (father of her stepfather). Badly treated. Abt 1734 went to stay with her mother's brother, John Courtney, in Beverley, Yorks. In 1739 took out Bill of Complaint against her stepfather, Thomas Redshaw, trying to claim her inheritance (proceeds of house, jewels, merchandise etc. worth abt £12,000) from her father's estate. Redshaw maintains he left nothing. Aged 26 at marriage. Proved her father's will in 1759, under which she and her mother were to have equal shares, but on her mother's remarriage only a life interest with remainder to Susanna.

Note

John Spring, 21, Susanna Midford, 26, single.