James MALLET

Male 1740 - 1815  (75 years)


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  • Name James MALLET  [1, 2
    Born 1 May 1740  North Tawton, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1766  [3
    Blacksmith 
    Died 21 Jul 1815  Sampford Courtenay, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1817  [5
    • Blacksmith. According to Access to Archives (ref. 3212A/PO 106/1/40), in 1817, James employed Philip Lang an ex-apprentice of South Tawton for 6 months. The record confirms that he was a blacksmith and was still living in Sampford Courtenay.
    SW Group
    Alternate Name James Mallett  [1, 2
    Alternate Name James of Sampford Courtenay Mallet  [2
    Reference Number 257 
    Person ID I9320  Southwest
    Last Modified 9 May 2016 

    Father John MALLET,   b. 9 May 1714, South Tawton, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1788, North Tawton, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Jane CUNNETT,   b. 1 Nov 1715, Throwleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1756, North Tawton, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 18 Aug 1737  Throwleigh, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2895  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne LACEY,   b. 20 Apr 1739, North Tawton, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 11 Jun 1766  Sampford Courtenay, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 10th May 1766 Marriage Settlement

      'Mr James Mallet, blacksmith of S.Courtenay, (son of John Mallet) & Miss Ann Lacey.......George Lacey & John Quicke, both of S.C. yeoman ...the sum of £100.....tenement & burgage in NT heretofore in possession of Richard Pyle, since of William Prouse, gent. dec'd, and since in possession of Thomas Robbins, shoemaker dec'd, but lately in possession of Richard Gove and now in possession of John Mallet.....bounded by the lands of Charles Hore on the South side, by the churchyard on the East, by the street on the west side, and of a little lane leading from the borough to the churchyard on the north'. Both Mallets sign their names in literate hands as does Richard Gove.

      [source: Jean Shields]

      Witnesses were Anthony Drake and George Rapson.
    Children 
     1. John MALLET,   b. 23 Dec 1767, Sampford Courtenay, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1847, Peters Marland, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +2. James MALLET,   b. 21 Feb 1768, Sampford Courtenay, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1847, Okehampton, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     3. Jane MALLET,   b. 16 Sep 1773, Sampford Courtenay, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1790  (Age 16 years)
    Family ID F2987  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 May 1740 - North Tawton, Devon, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Jun 1766 - Sampford Courtenay, Devon, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Jul 1815 - Sampford Courtenay, Devon, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2130] West Country Studies Library, 2130.

    2. [S2258] Gedcom, Mallett, Richard, (Reading, UK), M23S202, M23R260.

    3. [S2131] Jean Shields, 2131.

    4. [S2075] Devon FHS - transcripts, 2075.

    5. [S2132] Access to Archives, 2132.

    6. [S2076] Devon FHS - parish books, 2076.