Ancestors of Tim Farr and Descendants of Stephen Farr Sr. of Concord, Massachusetts and Lidlington, Bedfordshire, England


Richard TILDEN [scrapbook] 1-3391 was born about 1520 in Benenden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. He died 2, 3 on 26 Jan 1566 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. Richard married (MRIN:1751) Elizabeth GLOVER-3392 in of Tenterdon, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

Richard had a will 4 on 22 Jan 1566 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. His will was probated 5 on 15 May 1566 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

Will of Rychard Tylden of Tenterden
22 Jan 1566
Probate 15 May 1566
Archdeaconry of Canterbury
FHL British film 188939
Vol. 39, Pg. 169, partial and not accurate transcription:

The Will of Rychard Tylden of Tenterden in the County of Kente, yeoman, 22 Jan 1565-6. My body to be buried in the parish where I die. To the poor people of Tenterden. To my wife Elizabeth half of my household stuff, and various articles, including barley due me from Wyllyam Gerrys, live stock, all woolen cloth not made into garments, an angel noble, a double ducat, and 20s. The residue of my household stuff to my four daughters, Julyan, Agnes, Thomasen, and Mary Tylden, equally divided, and to each 30 lbs at marriage or age of twenty years. to servant John Milles 30 lbs in satisfaction of an account between him and me, and a cloak. To son John Tylden four pairs of hose, two coats, one of marbyll and another of russet, two hats, two new leather jerkins, a dublen of chamblett, and my white dublet and a pair of hose. To Richard Adams of Benynden a coat dublet and a pair of hose of Winchester russet. To Richard Peyris's widow. To Thomas Berry. To George Pellond. To Henry Meryote, Mother Crotholl, and John Ilverd. To my servant Richard Cheseman. To Rychard Peyrs, son of Rychard Peyrs of Tenterden deceased, Myldred Pyers, and Thomas Berry son of Thomas Berry. The residue of my moveable goods to son John Tylden, and I make him and Walter Bygge of Tenterden, tailor, my executors; my son not to meddle in the execution of my testament until he come to the age of four and twenty years, except it fortune Walter Bygge to die. If son John die before that age, son Thomas to have his legacy and take his place as executor. If both sons die before said age, then to my daughters. To Walter Bygge for his pains 20s. Witnesses: Wyllyam Cocks, Clerk and curate of Tenterden, Robert Ashenden, Wyllyam Marden yonger, and Peter Pyerse. This is my last will concerning all my lands in Tenterden and Benynden. My wife Elizabeth to have during her widowhood and the occupation of my parlor and buttery adjoining, two chambers over them, and the garret loft over, the buttery next the hall door, with use of the bakehouse, brewhouse, malt house, and head of any barn called the tan house, east carden, and water of the pits or pouds. Also I give her eight loads of wood and two hundred faggots. My garden called new garden, and five pieces of land and wood containing twenty acres at the back side of my messuage in Tenterden, and three other pieces called pigge holes, containing seventeen acres of land and wood, to my wife until my son John Tilden shall accomplish the age of four and twenty years, if she remain my widow so long and not else. Son John to have said lands at the said age and pay to my wife 6£ 13s 4d. a year during her life. I give to my wife toward the keeping of my children 6 lbs to be paid out of my lands in Tenterden until my youngest child come to the age of twelve years, and if she die before that time, then Walter Bygg my executro to have the bringing up of my children. To Thomas Tilden my son all my lands and tenements in the parish of Benynden, when he shall accomplish the age of four and twenty years. My executor to take the residue of all profits of my lands and tenements in Tenterden and Benynden until my son Joh come to his said age toward the performance of my will and paying my debts, and when son John accomplish the said age, then he to receive all the profits of the forseaid lands in Tenterden and Benynden before willed to Thomas Tilden until the said Thomas accomplish his said age, and then John to pay Thomas 50 lbs. My executors shall take down and sell the long houses along the street at my tenement in Benynden, and make a pale and gate for the passage into the tenement, and build a barn there at my house where it stood before thirty-six feet by twenty feet. If either of my two sons die before the age of four and twenty years without lawful issue, the survivor shall pay to my daughters then living 20 lbs apiece. If all my children die without issure, then the said lands and tenements in Tenterden to John Mills and his heirs, and my lands and tenements in Benynden as follows: to my brother-in-law Thomas Glouer of Benynden two pieces of land called Barnfild and Oxenlease lying between a lane there and his house, and the residue of my lands and tenements in Benynden to the relief of the poor in Tenterden and Benynden, to be letten and the profits distributed by the church wardens.

Elizabeth GLOVER 1, 2-3392 was born in 1515 in Benenden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. She was buried on 30 Dec 1585 in Cranbrook, Kent, England, United Kingdom. Elizabeth married (MRIN:1751) Richard TILDEN-3391 in of Tenterdon, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

Mentioned in her husband's will.

They had the following children.

  M i John TILDEN-3345 was born about 1541. He was buried on 29 Jan 1625.
  F ii Julian TILDEN-11673 was born in 1548. She died on 6 Jun 1617.
  F iii Agnes TILDEN-11675 was born in 1550.
  M iv Thomas TILDEN-11682 was born in 1551. He was buried on 6 Jun 1617.
  F v Thomasen TILDEN-11677 was born in 1552.
  F vi
Catherine TILDEN-11679 was christened 1 on 30 Sep 1554 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. She died before 1566.
  F vii
Mary TILDEN 1-11680 was christened 2 on 8 Jun 1556 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. She died before 1561.



Mentioned in her father's will.
  F viii
Alice TILDEN-11681 was christened 1, 2 on 6 Apr 1559 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. She was buried 3 on 30 Sep 1561 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

George CASTLEN [Parents]-3393 was born 1 about 1523 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. He died 2 about 1592 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. George married 3 (MRIN:1752) Anne-3394 about 1540 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

GEORGE CASTLEN (Christopher, Richard, Thomas, Robert) was born at Tenterden, Kent about 1523 (See Archaeologia Cantiana, Vol. 30 1914, p 159, Smallhythe Chapel,  wherein George Castelyn of Tenterdyn in the Countie of Kent, yeoman, of the age of xxvi yeares or thereabouts, made a deposition concerning the chapel of Smallhythe, 17 October 1549). He died at Tenterden about 1592. He married about 1540 Anne _______ who died testate at Tenterden about 1592/3. Her maiden name may have been Learned.

18 May 1592  the will of GEORGE CASTLEN of the parish of Tenterden, jurat. . . all lands to Patience Tylden the wife of John Tylden my daughter of Tenterden. . 38 acres of land to descend to the heirs male of Patience's body.. . if Patience dies, then land goes to John Dallet.. . to Anne my wife the house in which she dwells for life. . . heirs to permit my wife Anne to enjoy a piece of land called Stoneteakes and the Barchetts... to the poor people of Tenterden to be paid to them a year after my decease . . . to Thomas Harris the son of Julyan Harris my sister.. . to Isacke Chapman the residue of all my woolen apparel... to my son in law John Tilden... to my sister Short 10 shillings. . . to my godson John Hatch ... to George Tllden the eldest son of the said John Tllden ... wife Anne to be executrix. Witnesses: Humphrey Wlghtwick, John Farmer, Stephen Evernden. Proved ... (Archdeacontry of Canterbury Wills, 49:220 & FHL # 188947)

Anne-3394. Anne married 1 (MRIN:1752) George CASTLEN-3393 about 1540 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

Maiden name may have been Learned.
14 December 1592  the will of ANNE CASTELLEN... to John Dallet the son of Racheli my daughter £15 now in the hands of Richard Sharpe his master. . . to John Dallet my best featherbed, my best bolster, two pillows, my best coverlet, two blankets, three pair of sheets, two pair of pillowcots, one pair fine the other course, one diaper tablecloth, 3 pewter platters, 3 pewter dishes, 3 fruit dishes, three saucers, 2 porrlngers, one basin bowl & a chamber pot, one great brass pot with a cover, my joined bedstead, my table in the parlor and my form, two kettles and 2 stupnetts ... to Elizabeth Tylden my daughter Patience's daughter £10, my posnet, my little brass pot arid my saddle ... to Judith Tylden daughter of the said Patience £7. . . to Samuel, John, Daniel and Jonathan Tylden to either of them twenty shillings... to the poor of Tenterden 20s. . . . to George Tylden son of the said Patience forty shillings.. . residue to the said Elizabeth and Judith Tylden son in law John Tylden to receive legacies on behalf of his children and to be sole executor. Witnesses: Thomas Hatch & Christopher Durcke. Proved 12 January 1592/3 (Archdeaconry of Canterbury WIlls, 49:92 & FHL # 188947)

They had the following children.

  M i
Christopher CASTLEN-3395 was christened 1 on 28 Mar 1545 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. He was buried 2 on 9 Apr 1545 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom.
  F ii
Jane CASTLEN-3396 was christened 1 on 6 Jan 1546 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. She was buried 2 on 6 Jan 1546 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

CHRISTENING: At home
  F iii Patience CASTLEN-3346 was christened on 3 Sep 1549. She was buried on 23 Nov 1615.
  M iv
George CASTLEN-3397 was christened 1 on 22 May 1552 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. He was buried 2 on 22 May 1552 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom.
  F v Rachel CASTLEN-3398 was christened on 8 Sep 1553.
  F vi
Mary CASTLEN-3399 was buried 1 on 22 Nov 1556 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

Joseph OSBORNE-3355. Joseph married 1 (MRIN:1753) Judith HATCHE-3350 on 30 Jul 1622 in Ashford, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

Judith HATCHE [Parents]-3350 was born 1 about 1598. Judith married 2 (MRIN:1753) Joseph OSBORNE-3355 on 30 Jul 1622 in Ashford, Kent, England, United Kingdom.


William WOOD-3618 was born 1 about 1602 in Tenterden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. William married 2 (MRIN:1754) Margaret HATCHE-3351.

Margaret HATCHE [Parents]-3351 was born 1 about 1600. Margaret married 2 (MRIN:1754) William WOOD-3618.


William SUDELL-3619 was born about 1606 in New Romney, Kent, Egland. William married 1 (MRIN:1755) Mary HATCHE-3352 on 13 Feb 1627/1628 in Kennington, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

Mary HATCHE [Parents]-3352 was born 1 about 1602. Mary married 2 (MRIN:1755) William SUDELL-3619 on 13 Feb 1627/1628 in Kennington, Kent, England, United Kingdom.


Thomas BEADLE-3620 was born 1 about 1609 in New Romney, Kent, Egland. Thomas married 2 (MRIN:1756) Anne HATCHE-3354 on 22 Jan 1629/1630 in St Margaret's, Canterbury, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

Anne HATCHE [Parents]-3354 was born 1 about 1608. Anne married 2 (MRIN:1756) Thomas BEADLE-3620 on 22 Jan 1629/1630 in St Margaret's, Canterbury, Kent, England, United Kingdom.


John WARNER [Parents] 1-3358 was born in 1616 in England, United Kingdom. He died in 1692 in Essex, Massachusetts, United States. John married 2, 3 (MRIN:1757) Priscilla SYMONDS-3359 in 1639 in Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

Mentioned in his mother-in-law's will.

Priscilla SYMONDS [Parents]-3359 was born 1 about 1620. Priscilla married 2, 3 (MRIN:1757) John WARNER-3358 in 1639 in Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

They had the following children.

  F i Priscilla WARNER-3357 was born about 1648. She died in 1730.

William WARNER-3360 was born on 10 Mar 1585. He died in 1647 in Salisbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. William married 1 (MRIN:1758) Abigail BAKER-3361 about 1611 in Boxted, Essex, England, United Kingdom.

Abigail BAKER-3361 was born in 1590. Abigail married 1 (MRIN:1758) William WARNER-3360 about 1611 in Boxted, Essex, England, United Kingdom.

They had the following children.

  M i John WARNER-3358 was born in 1616. He died in 1692.

Mark SYMONDS 1-3362 was born in 1584 in England, United Kingdom. He died 2 on 28 Apr 1659 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. Mark married (MRIN:1759) Mrs Joana-3363 about 1619.

Mark had a will 3, 4 on 25 Apr 1659 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. His will was probated 5, 6 on 28 Apr 1659 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

Other marriages:
EDGAR, Susan

ESTATE OF MARK SYMMONS OF IPSWICH.

"The last will & testamt of Marke Symons who beinge Weake in bodie yet of good & pfect memory doe comit my soule into ye hand of ye lord my god as my faithfull creator & my bodie decently to be interred in ye earth By this my ]ast will I doe appoynt my beloved wieffe Ioanah Symons to be sole executrix of this my last will & testamt & my estate to be disposed of as followeth viz tt I bequeth to my daughter Susannah Ayres a fetherbed & boulster web was her mothers wth ye worst rugg tt I bequeathe to Abigail Pierce a fetherbed & ye best rugg tt I bequeathe to John walner junior one ewe lambe of this yeare "Allsoe my will is my debyts beinge payde & funerall expenses dischargcd my said wieffe shall inioye all my goods 4& chattells viz my howse & barne & ground about & belonginge to ye same wth all ye pviledges & appurtenances belonginge to ye same: together wth all my vpland & meadowe wth all my cattell of one kinde & another: I saye to inioy all my reall & psonall estate for ye full terme of her lieffe: And my will is yt after ye decease of my said wieffe my estate to be equally devided amongst our three daughters & ye children of my daughter mary Chapman deceased pvided yt yt estate weh anie of them haue receaved alredie shall be vallewed & ye yt haue had ye most ye yt haue had least maye all of them after ye decease of my wieffe haue an equall pportion of all my estate Provided yt if my said wieffe shall by anie hand of pvidence shall neede more then ye estate will pduce for her comfortable mayntenance then to haue convaynient supplie out of ye estate & ye rest to be devided as aforesaid Also I .apoynt my log bretheren Moses Pengrie & Edward Browne to be oversseers of this my last will & testament dated 25 (2)
1659."
mark symmons
Witness: George Smith, Aaron Pengry.
Proved in Ipswich court Apr. 28, 1659 by the witnesses.

Mrs Joana-3363 died 1 on 29 Apr 1666 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. Joana married (MRIN:1759) Mark SYMONDS-3362 about 1619.

Joana had a will 2, 3 on 6 Apr 1666 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. Her will was probated 4, 5 on 9 May 1666 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

Mentioned in husband's will.

ESTATE of Mrs. JOANNA SYMONDS OF IPSWICH.

"These presents witnesseth that I Joana Symonds of ipswich in the county of Essex being weake of body but through Gods goodnes Inioying my vnderstanding and memory and not knowing what time I have heere in this life doe make and ordaine this my last will and Testament as followeth first I committ my soule into the hands of Jesus christ my blessed redeemer and my body to the earth from whence it came to be decently buryed And for my outward estate I Thus dispose God haueing given me two daughters which are maryed both and haue chilldren my will is equally to dispose of what estate I leaue behind mc att my decease vnto my sayd two daughters and there children, namely vnto my daughter Prisilla the wife of John warner and to her children after her decease the one halfe of my estate And to my daughter Abigail the wife of Robet Pearce the other halfe of my estate and to hir children after her to be equally devided my debts & funerall charges being discharged and I doe apoynt my loueing sons in law John warner & Robert Pearce to be my executors of this my last will and testament In wittnes whereof I haue heervnto sett my hand and seale and doe declare this to be my last will and testament this sixt day of April 1666."
Joan (her X mark) Symonds. (sEAL)
Witness: William Goodhue, Robert Lord.
Proved in Ipswich court May 9, 1666 by the witnesses.

They had the following children.

  F i Priscilla SYMONDS-3359 was born about 1620.
  F ii Abigail SYMONDS-4770 was born about 1622.

Mark SYMONDS 1-3362 was born in 1584 in England, United Kingdom. He died 2 on 28 Apr 1659 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. Mark married 3 (MRIN:1760) Susan EDGAR-4772 on 24 Apr 1609 in Great Birch, Essex. England, United Kingdom.

Mark had a will 4, 5 on 25 Apr 1659 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. His will was probated 6, 7 on 28 Apr 1659 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

Other marriages:
, Joana

ESTATE OF MARK SYMMONS OF IPSWICH.

"The last will & testamt of Marke Symons who beinge Weake in bodie yet of good & pfect memory doe comit my soule into ye hand of ye lord my god as my faithfull creator & my bodie decently to be interred in ye earth By this my ]ast will I doe appoynt my beloved wieffe Ioanah Symons to be sole executrix of this my last will & testamt & my estate to be disposed of as followeth viz tt I bequeth to my daughter Susannah Ayres a fetherbed & boulster web was her mothers wth ye worst rugg tt I bequeathe to Abigail Pierce a fetherbed & ye best rugg tt I bequeathe to John walner junior one ewe lambe of this yeare "Allsoe my will is my debyts beinge payde & funerall expenses dischargcd my said wieffe shall inioye all my goods 4& chattells viz my howse & barne & ground about & belonginge to ye same wth all ye pviledges & appurtenances belonginge to ye same: together wth all my vpland & meadowe wth all my cattell of one kinde & another: I saye to inioy all my reall & psonall estate for ye full terme of her lieffe: And my will is yt after ye decease of my said wieffe my estate to be equally devided amongst our three daughters & ye children of my daughter mary Chapman deceased pvided yt yt estate weh anie of them haue receaved alredie shall be vallewed & ye yt haue had ye most ye yt haue had least maye all of them after ye decease of my wieffe haue an equall pportion of all my estate Provided yt if my said wieffe shall by anie hand of pvidence shall neede more then ye estate will pduce for her comfortable mayntenance then to haue convaynient supplie out of ye estate & ye rest to be devided as aforesaid Also I .apoynt my log bretheren Moses Pengrie & Edward Browne to be oversseers of this my last will & testament dated 25 (2)
1659."
mark symmons
Witness: George Smith, Aaron Pengry.
Proved in Ipswich court Apr. 28, 1659 by the witnesses.

Susan EDGAR-4772. Susan married 1 (MRIN:1760) Mark SYMONDS-3362 on 24 Apr 1609 in Great Birch, Essex. England, United Kingdom.

They had the following children.

  F i
Susan SYMONDS-4773 was christened 1 on 26 Jun 1610 in Great Birch, Essex. England, United Kingdom. She was buried 2 on 28 Oct 1610 in Great Birch, Essex. England, United Kingdom.
  F ii Susannah SYMONDS-5259 was born in 1617. She died in 1653.
  F iii Mary SYMONDS-5260 was born in 1614. She died in 1658.

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