Susan Austen

FatherValentine Austen (say 1585-1633)
MotherEllen Sackett (1585-after 1660)
Baptism1610, Sutton-by-Dover, KentG,1
Marriage1628, Tilmanstone, KentGRichard Belsey2
Susan Austen, daughter of Valentine Austen and Ellen Sackett, was baptized at Sutton-by-Dover, KentG, on 28 January 1609/10.1 She died after 1670. She married in Tilmanstone, KentG, on 10 November 1628, Richard Belsey, son of Thomas Belsey.2
     Susan, named as the wife of Richard Bellse, was left £20 in her father Valentine's will made in Tilmanstone, Kent, in 1633, to be paid when Richard's father Thos Bellse "shall perform the bargain that was agreed upon which was half his lands."3
     Susan would have been one of Ellen's six unnamed children each left £6 in the will of their uncle Robert Sackett made at St John in ThanetG on 16 February 1660 and proved on 25 March 1664.
     Susan, then a widow of Ockham, was left land and a tenement at St John in Thanet in the will of her brother Leonard, made at Tilmanstone, KentG, on 17 August 1670.4

Children of Susan Austen and Richard Belsey

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptism, Sutton-by-Dover, Kent (England Births and Christenings, LDS FamilySearch), "28 Jan 1609/[10] Susan Austin, d. Valentine Austin."
  2. Marriages Register, St Andrew, Tilmanstone, Kent (Findmypast transcript), "10 Nov 1628 Richard Belsey & Sus Austen, both of Tilmanstone."
  3. Frank Watt Tyler, "The Tyler Collection", Wills, Canterbury, Kent (Ancestry image), Will of Valentine Austen, dated 1 May 1633, proved 23 May 1633.
  4. Frank Watt Tyler, "The Tyler Collection", Canterbury, Kent (Ancestry image).
Sackett line3rd great-granddaughter of William Sackett of St John in Thanet
ChartsLine 2 (English)
George Harman & Alice Amelia Willis relationship chart
Sackett Family Association descendants
Chris Harman.
Last Edited15 Mar 2018

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