Family of Alexander Bridge of Headcorn, ca.1550-1621
date location record name description note
Alexander was probably related to Peter and Christopher. All three use the same set of names for their sons.
14 Sep 1579 Headcorn Marriage Alexander Bridge & Marie Hudson
20 Jun 1580 Headcorn Baptism Peter Bridge son of Alexander
6 May 1582 Headcorn Baptism Peter Bridge son of Alexander
2 Apr 1587 Headcorn Baptism Thomas Bridge son of Alexander
8 Mar 1590 Headcorn Baptism Katherine Bridge dau. of Alexander
12 Aug 1593 Headcorn Baptism Agnes Bridge dau. of Alexander
14 Mar 1596 Headcorn Baptism William Bridge son of Alexander
The seven year gap here is probably due to the death of Marie and Alexander's remarriage to Joane
22 Jun 1603 Headcorn Baptism Richard Bredge son of Alexander
12 Jan 1606 Headcorn Baptism Joane Bridge dau. of Alexander
16 Apr 1609 Headcorn Baptism Nicholas Bredg son of Alexander
7 May 1609 Headcorn Burial Nicholas Bredg son of Alexander
18 Sep 1610 Headcorn Baptism Elizabeth Bredge dau of Alexander
18 Nov 1612 Headcorn Burial Christofer Bredg son of Allexander
4 Apr 1621 Archdeaconry court AC63/131 Will Alexander Bridge Yeoman of Hedcorne
Joane (2nd) wife half of household goods
William son, executor house and land I dwell in
Katherine daughter £5
Agnes daughter £8
Bennett daughter £10 at full age
Joane daughter £6/13/4d, at full age
Elizabeth daughter £6/13/4d, at full age
Peter son £6
to heirs male of Peter ... two pieces of land in Headcorne
Mary Peter's dau. £1/6/8d
Thomas son profits from house and land in Boughton Malherbe, for life
to heirs male of Thomas ... house and land in Boughton Malherbe
Richard son house and land in Headcorn
30 Apr 1621 Headcorn Burial Allexander Bredg
22 May 1627 Headcorn Burial Joane Bredg widow
Family of Peter Bridge of Headcorn, 1582-1632
date location record name description note
6 May 1582 Headcorn Baptism Peter Bridge son of Alexander
Obviously there must be a marriage and probably also some older children, but I have not found them ...
18 Jan 1618 Headcorn Baptism John Bredge son of Peter
? Feb 1620 Headcorn Baptism Joane Bredg dau. of Peter
9 Apr 1626 Headcorn Baptism Judith Bredg dau. of Peter
18 Nov 1632 Frittenden Burial Peter Bridge
Family of Thomas Bridge of Headcorn, 1587-1632
date location record name description note
2 Apr 1587 Headcorn Baptism Thomas Bridge son of Alexander
16 Apr 1610 Headcorn Marriage Thomas Bridge & Repentance Grove both of Headcorn
22 Jun 1617 Headcorn Baptism William Bredg son of Thomas cf Wm. son of Nicholas
10 Dec 1625 Headcorn Burial James Bredg son of Thomas
18 Feb 1632 Boughton Malherbe Burial Thomas Bridge son William inherits house and land, under his grandfather's will
9 Dec 1633 Headcorn Burial Jane Bridge dau. of widow
30 Nov 1634 Boughton Malherbe Marriage Christopher Gostwich & Repentance Bridge widow
Son of Thomas
24 Feb 1637 Egerton Marriage William Bridge & Mary Marden of Boughton Malherbe & Egerton
Family of Richard Bridge of Headcorn, b.1603
date location record name description note
22 Jun 1603 Headcorn Baptism Richard Bredge son of Alexander
23 Jun 1632 Boughton Malherbe Marriage Richard Bridge & Joan Glover
20 Oct 1633 Headcorn Baptism Richard Bredg son of Richard
18 Oct 1635 Headcorn Baptism Steven Bredg son of Richard & Joane
30 Sep 1635 Boughton Malherbe Burial Richard Bridge
16 Apr 1638 Headcorn Baptism Thomas Bredge son of Richard & Joan
7 May 1639 Headcorn Poor rate Richard Bridge through 1641 9 ac.
There are no earlier records and none from 1642-1649.
9 Apr 1639 Headcorn Burial Joane Bridge wife of Richard
22 Nov 1640 Headcorn Marriage Richard Bridge & Elizabeth Roberry
14 Aug 1642 Headcorn Baptism Alexander Bridge son of Richard & Elizabeth
Possibly a third marriage?
21 May 1654 Smarden Bap. Birth Samuel Bridge son of Richard & Mary
30 Mar 1656 Smarden Bap. records Richard Bridge attended a meeting