Lowestoft, Suffolk, UK

Joseph SterryAge: 83 years16381722

Name
Joseph Sterry
Given names
Joseph
Surname
Sterry
Birth after November 1638 35

MarriageMary UnknownView this family
yes

Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Capne
about 1638

Death of a paternal grandmotherMartha Unknown
March 10, 1639 (Age 4 months)
Birth of a brotherSamuel Sterry
about 1642 (Age 3 years)

Death of a brotherSamuel Sterry
1643 (Age 4 years)

Occupation
Gardener
yes

Note: Burial record.
Christening of a brotherSamuel Sterry
March 5, 1643 (Age 4 years)
Text:
Oulton St Michael Baptisms 1642/43 Mar 5 Samuel the sonn of Nathaniel Sterry and Elizabeth his wife was bap the 5th of Mar
Burial of a brotherSamuel Sterry
June 1, 1643 (Age 4 years)
Text:
Oulton 1643 Jun 1 Samuel Sterry son of Nathaniel
Birth of a brotherNathaniel Sterry
about 1646 (Age 7 years)

Christening of a brotherNathaniel Sterry
1646 (Age 7 years)
Text:
Oulton St Michael Baptisms 1646 [no date] Joseph the sonne of Nathaniell Sterry & Elizabeth his wife
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Sterry
about 1649 (Age 10 years)

Christening of a sisterElizabeth Sterry
August 25, 1649 (Age 10 years)
Text:
1649 Aug 25 Elizabeth d. of Nathaniel & Ellen Sterry
Birth of a sisterRachell Sterry
about 1652 (Age 13 years)

Christening of a sisterRachell Sterry
August 20, 1652 (Age 13 years)
Text:
Corton 1652 Aug 20 Rachell d. of Nathaniel & Ellen Sterry
Birth of a son
#1
John Sterry
about 1677 (Age 38 years)
Christening of a sonJohn Sterry
August 12, 1677 (Age 38 years)
Death of a sisterRachell Sterry
1678 (Age 39 years)

Burial of a sisterRachell Sterry
February 28, 1678 (Age 39 years)
Text:
1677/1678 Feb 28 Rachell Sterry dau of Nat.Sterry
Death of a fatherNathaniel Sterry
February 12, 1679 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Nathaniel Sterry
about 1681 (Age 42 years)
Christening of a sonNathaniel Sterry
January 19, 1681 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Margaret Sterry
before 1685 (Age 46 years)

Source: Will
Citation details: Named in Will of her father, Joseph Sterry, made in 1717.
Text:
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Birth of a daughter
#4
Alice Sterry
about 1685 (Age 46 years)
Christening of a daughterAlice Sterry
November 23, 1685 (Age 47 years)
Text:
Baptism 1685 Nov 23 Alice dau of Joseph & Mary Sterry
Birth of a daughter
#5
Hellen Sterry
before 1699 (Age 60 years)

Source: Will
Citation details: Named in Will of her father, Joseph Sterry, made in 1717.
Birth of a grandson
#1
Nathaniel Sterry
about 1701 (Age 62 years)

Text:
Aged 81 at burial in 1782.
Marriage of a childNathaniel SterryMargaret FairweatherView this family
June 20, 1701 (Age 62 years)
Text:
1701 Jun 20 Nathaniel Sterry of Mettingham, singleman and Margaret Fayreweatherof Loddon, single woman at All Sts [Mettingham] Note that marriage has not been located. Marriage licence states marriage occurred at All Saints, presumably Mettingham but could have occurred elsewhere.
Marriage of a childJohn SterryMary BaldryView this family
January 17, 1703 (Age 64 years)
Shared note: John Sterry spelt Sterrey. May be other children to John and Mary (Baldry). Also another marriage in registers of John Sterrey and Mary Baldrey 11/3/1702. Married twice?
Christening of a grandsonNathaniel Sterry
July 30, 1704 (Age 65 years)
Text:
1704 Jul 30 Nathaniel Sterry s. of Nathanael & Margaret Sterry
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Margaret Sterry
about 1706 (Age 67 years)

Death of a sonNathaniel Sterry
about 1706 (Age 67 years)

Burial of a sonNathaniel Sterry
May 20, 1706 (Age 67 years)
Text:
1706 May 20 Nathaniel Sterry
Christening of a granddaughterMargaret Sterry
June 20, 1706 (Age 67 years)
Text:
1706 Jun 20 Margaret Sterry d. of Deceased & Margaret Sterry
Birth of a grandson
#3
Thomas Sterry
about 1708 (Age 69 years)
Death of a grandsonThomas Sterry
1708 (Age 69 years)

Burial of a grandsonThomas Sterry
October 19, 1708 (Age 69 years)
Source: Mettingham PR
Text:
Mettingham All Saints 1708 Oct 19 Thomas Sterry Note burial precedes date of baptism. Presumed error in register. Same burial is also recorded at Bungay St Mary: 1708 Oct 19 Thomas Sterry
Christening of a grandsonThomas Sterry
October 24, 1708 (Age 69 years)
Source: Mettingham PR
Text:
Mettingham All Saints 1708 Oct 24 Thomas sonne of Margaret Sterry baptised Note that Margaret's husband Nathaniel died in 1706. The child is presumably illegitimate as is his brother George born in 1718 who is recorded as ' a base child'.
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Mary Sterry
about 1709 (Age 70 years)
Christening of a granddaughterMary Sterry
January 16, 1709 (Age 70 years)
Death of a granddaughterMary Sterry
about 1710 (Age 71 years)
Burial of a granddaughterMary Sterry
November 20, 1710 (Age 72 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5
Robert Sterry
about 1711 (Age 72 years)
Christening of a grandsonRobert Sterry
March 28, 1711 (Age 72 years)
Marriage of a childHenry SternAlice SterryView this family
April 25, 1713 (Age 74 years)
Text:
Marriage 1713 Apr 25 Henry Stern and Alice Sterry both single and both of this parish were married April 25th by banns (IGI has Apr 28)
Shared note: Both single and of this parish by banns.
Christening of a granddaughterElizabeth Sterry
March 28, 1714 (Age 75 years)
Text:
Oulton Baptism 1714 Mar 28 Elizabeth ye daughter of John Sterry(?) & his wife was baptised March ye 28 [Note surname is unclear]
Birth of a grandson
#6
Joseph Sterry
about 1715 (Age 76 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7
Elizabeth Sterry
about 1715 (Age 76 years)

Christening of a grandsonJoseph Sterry
January 28, 1715 (Age 76 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8
Nathaniel Stern
about 1716 (Age 77 years)

Christening of a grandsonNathaniel Stern
September 9, 1716 (Age 77 years)
Text:
Lowestoft St Margaret 1716 Sep 9 Nathaniel Sterrn of Henry & Alice
Birth of a grandson
#9
Nathaniel Sterry
about 1717 (Age 78 years)

Christening of a grandsonNathaniel Sterry
January 19, 1717 (Age 78 years)
Text:
Oulton St Michael Baptisms 1716/17 Jan 19(?) Nathaniel son of John Sterry & his wife was baptised January ye 19(?)
Birth of a grandson
#10
George Sterry
about 1718 (Age 79 years)

Birth of a grandson
#11
Henry Stern
about 1718 (Age 79 years)
Death of a daughterAlice Sterry
1718 (Age 79 years)
Christening of a grandsonGeorge Sterry
February 9, 1718 (Age 79 years)
Source: Mettingham PR
Text:
1717/18 Feb 9 George son of Margaret Sterry a base child
Christening of a grandsonHenry Stern
September 21, 1718 (Age 79 years)
Text:
Baptism 1718 Sep 21 Henry Sterne of Henry & Alice
Burial of a daughterAlice Sterry
October 21, 1718 (Age 79 years)
Text:
Lowestoft St Margaret 1718 Oct 21 Alice the wife of Hrnry Sterne
Birth of a grandson
#12
James Sterry
about 1719 (Age 80 years)
Text:
1719 Sep 2 James son of John Sterry
Christening of a grandsonJames Sterry
September 2, 1719 (Age 80 years)
Death about 1722 (Age 83 years)

Burial February 1, 1723 (13 months after death)
Text:
1722/1723 Feb 1 Joseph Sterry Gardener, age 85
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
sister
11 months
himself
4 years
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
Family with Mary Unknown - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage:
son
5 years
son
5 years
daughter
1 year
daughter
15 years
daughter

OccupationLowestoft St Margaret's Parish Register, Suffolk
Note: Burial record.
BurialLowestoft St Margaret's Parish Register, Suffolk
Text:
1722/1723 Feb 1 Joseph Sterry Gardener, age 85
Occupation
Burial record.
Shared note
Born after Nov 1638 when John Capne's will was written. Left own Will written in 1717: In the name of God Amen. I, Joseph Sterry of Lowestoft in the county of Suffolk, yeoman, considering the many ______ ______ of this life and being in continued recognition of my change by reason of my old age DO I make and ordain this my will as follows: Item I give unto my son John and my daughters Margaret and Alice ten shillings each to be paid in ten days after my demise by my daughter Hellen to whom I give also my houses and ______ ready money, goods and chattels of what nature and kind ______ for her industrious care and labour with me to get what I am and only now bequest to her and now having disposal of my world goods humbly recommend myself to Almighty God and hope for pardon of my sins by the love ______ of my blessed redeemer Jesus Christ. And my body to be decently buried by my daughter Helen she paying all my debts and funeral expenses. And I now appoint her sole executrix of this my last will and testament.Dated October 22nd, 1717 Joseph Sterry his mark Witnessed by John Wilde, Ann Wilde and Mary Frock Probate granted 8th February, 1722