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William and Martha (HANCORNE) ROSSER

1. William ROSSER was the Keeper of Cowbridge, Glamorganshire, Wales  House of Correction and lived at Aberthin near Cowbridge. The National Burial Index does not list his burial at either Cowbridge or Llandow.

William married Martha HANCORNE, daughter of Richard and Jane (POWELL) HANCORNE, on 26 Aug 1740 in St. Hilary, Glamorganshire, Wales. Martha was born in 1720 and was buried 17 Feb 1765 at Holy Trinity, Llandow, Glamorganshire, Wales according to parish register.
William and Martha had the following children:
  2 M i Henry ROSSER was christened 4 Oct 1741 in Llanblethian, Glamorganshire, Wales and died 1812 in London, England.  Henry was an attorney at Bartlett's Buildings and was listed in many of the trade directories of the day.
Will of Henry ROSSER
Henry married Sarah GODDARD on 23 Sep 1764 at St. Martin in the Fields, Westminster, Middlesex, England. Sarah GODDARD was christened 5 Mar 1737/38 in Bishopstone, Wiltshire, England, daughter of Edward and Sarah (TAYLOR) GODDARD and died in 1821.
Will of Sarah (GODDARD) ROSSER
  3 F ii Cecil ROSSER was born abt 1742, died in January 1791 and was buried at Llandow, Glamorganshire, Wales 21 Jan 1791.
Cecil married John MILES on 14 Feb 1782 at Ewenny, Glamorganshire, Wales.  John was born about 1740, died in September 1802 and was buried at Llandow, Glamorganshire, Wales 12 Sep 1802.
  4 M iii William ROSSER was born about 1743-1744 and was christened 1 Mar 1743/44 at Llanblethian, Glamorganshire, Wales.  
5 M


William ROSSER was born in 1745 and was christened 20 Mar 1745 at Llanblethian, Glamorganshire, Wales. No further information
  6 M v Thomas ROSSER was born about 1745 and was christened Feb 1745/46 at Llandow, Glamorganshire, Wales. No further information.
  7 M vi Richard ROSSER was buried 2 Mar 1748/9 at Llandow, Glamorganshire, Wales.
  8 M vii John ROSSER was buried 2 April 1755 at Llandow, Glamorganshire, Wales.
9 M


Richard ROSSER  was buried 16 Sep 1754 at St. Hilary, Glamorganshire, Wales.  Residence given in burial record was Cowbridge.
  10 F ix Elizabeth ROSSER was christened 21 Sep 1755 at Cowbridge, Glamorganshire, Wales and was buried at Llantwit Major 15 May 1778. Elizabeth married Edward WILKINS on 24 May 1774 at Llantarnam, Monmouthshire, Wales. Edward was christened 12 Jun 1754 at Llantwit Major, Glamorgan, Wales and died 16 Jun 1799, buried at Llantwit Major, Glamorgan, Wales.
11 F


Mary ROSSER was born in 1756 and was christened 5 Aug 1756 at Cowbridge, Glamorganshire, Wales and was buried 10 Jun 1842 at Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, England.
Will of Mary ROSSER
  12 F xi Jane ROSSER was christened 5 Jul 1757 at Cowbridge, Glamorganshire, Wales and was buried 14 Sep 1778 at Llandow, Glamorganshire, Wales.
  13 M xii Richard ROSSER was christened 3 Aug 1758 at Bristol, Gloucestershire, England and died 30 Sep 1847 at London, England. He was an attorney at Red Lion Square.
Will of Richard ROSSER
Richard married Mary Ann TINGREY who died in 1846.
  14 M xiii John ROSSER was christened 20 Mar 1760 at Cowbridge, Glamorganshire, Wales and was buried 12 Sep 1843 at Cowbridge, Glamorganshire, Wales.  At the time of his marriage he was listed as a sailor.
Will of John ROSSER
John married Anne MATHEW on 18 Aug 1783 at Cowbridge, Glamorganshire, Wales. Anne was born about 1751 and was buried 4 Nov 1808 at Cowbridge, Glamorganshire, Wales.
  15 F xiv Frances ROSSER was born in 1761 and died in 1833 at Lysworney, Glamorganshire, Wales. She was a twin to Martha Eleanora ROSSER.
Will of Frances ROSSER
  16 F xv Martha Eleanora ROSSER was born in 1761 and died 26 Feb 1843 at Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, England.
Will of Martha (ROSSER) HOARE
Martha married Rev. Thomas HOARE 20 Aug 1790 at St. Andrew, Holborn, London, England. Thomas died in 1797 at Mitcheldean, Gloucester, England.

Will of niece Mary (THOMAS) POWELL

Last updated 23 Mar 2009