Jim's Genie Jottings

A history of the Fleming, Jolliffe, Kessey and Murphy families of New South Wales - and their forebears

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William Flowerdew

b. 1688, d. 1753

Family surname

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William Flowerdew was born in 1688 at Beeston St Lawrence in Norwich.1,2 He was baptized on 26 November 1688 at Beeston St Lawrence in Norwich, Norfolk, England.2


FatherJohn Flowerdew (b. between 1660 and 1670)
MotherSarah ? (b. between 1660 and 1670)

Family life

William Flowerdew and Elizabeth ? were married between 1710 and 1712.1,2

Children with Elizabeth ? (b. between 1680 and 1690)

SonWilliam Flowerdew+ (d. after 20 January 1798)
SonWilliam Flowerday (d. before 1718)
SonWilliam Flowerdew (d. 1713/14)
SonJohn Flowerdew+ (b. 1713/14)


William Flowerdew died in 1753 at age ~65 in Smallburgh. ||His age was given as 681,2


  1. [S264] "Descendants of John Flowerday of Beeston St Lawrence, Norfolk", Ruth Flowerdew, to Peter Flowerday; Fleming Family History Archive, Sydney.
  2. [S282] "Research Report: Norfolk Pedigrees Part Four", 4 April 2004, Peter Flowerday, to Jim Fleming; Fleming Family History Archive, Sydney.
ReferencesCh Fleming forebears
Ch forebears
Pedigree Flowerdew
Last Edited21 August 2018