Elizabeth Croucher (Crowcher) [Dochon (Datchon, Datshon, Dorchen)] (1675-a1701)


Birth: 1675 Fittleworth, Sussex, UK
Father: Unknown
Mother: Unknown

Christening: 11 April 1675 Fittleworth, Sussex, UK

Marriage: 4 November 1695 Fittleworth and 17 November 1695 Woolavington, Sussex, UK
Husband: John Dochon (Datchon, Datshon, Dorchen) (b1680-a1701)

Death: After 1701


Mary Dochon 1696
Elizabeth Dochon 1698
Jane Dorchen 1701


Christening of Elizabeth Croucher in the IGI on 11 April 1675 in Fittleworth, Sussex, mother's name is Croucher.

There are two entries in the IGI for the marriage of Elizabeth Croucher to John Datchon or John Datshon on 4 November 1695 in Fittleworth, Sussex and another for Elizabeth Crowcher and John Dochon on 17 November 1695 in Woolavington, Sussex. There are also four submitted entries for 24 October 1695 in Woolavington. One just gives the birth of Elizabeth Crowcher in Bramshot, Hampshire, but no husband, and the other three are for Elizabeth Croucher and John Dotchon.

There are three entries in the Sussex Family History Group Sussex Marriage Index. One is a Archdeaconry of Chichester Marriage Licence granted on 24 Oct 1695 for Elizabeth Crowcher spinster of Woolavington and John Datchon of the same parish. The second is for Elizabeth Croucher and John Datshon in Fittleworth on 4 November 1695 by licence, and the third is for Elizabeth Crowcher and John Dochon, both of this parish in Woolavington on 17 November 1695.

All three children were born in Woolavington, in the case of Jane the spelling is Dorchen

There is a Woolavington Down about 3 miles SW of Fittleworth above Seaford College on the outskirts of Duncton. There is a Crouch Farm in Barlavington, SE of Duncton.

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