Excerpts from the Parish Records of Drinkstone, Suffolk
This information has been extracted from microform copies of the
original Drinkstone parish records
held at the Suffolk Records Office in Bury St. Edmunds.
Whilst every care has been taken to make this listing as accurate and
complete as possible, no guarantee as to its fitness for any purpose
whatsoever is given.
Use of this data is entirely at your own risk.
- Ancestral Surnames
- Chaplin, Crick,
- Other Surnames
- Abbott, Baker, Baxter, Cook, Cousens, Hoggett, Horn, Manfield, Otterwell,
Plane, Plume, Pratt, Reader, Rivers, Rose, Ruddock, Rushbrook, Sadler, Stiff,
- Not Found
- Biles/Byles, Burman, Game, Middleditch, Notley
- The following abbreviations may appear before the date:
- B : Marriage banns
L : Anglicised version of the original entry which was written in Latin
R : Entry which appeared only in the register bills (bishop's transcripts)
Baptismal Records: 1666-1694, 1741-1900
Birth dates are in parentheses.
Surname Forename Parents Date
Scott Robert George & Ann 4 Aug 1666
Janing Thomas Thomas & Mary 2 Dec 1693
Scott Benjamin Benjamin & Elizabeth 16 Sep 1742
Scott William Benjamin & Elizabeth 11 Jun 1745
Scott Ann Benjamin & Elizabeth 3 May 1747
Scott Alice Benjamin & Elizabeth 14 Apr 1750
Scott Robert Benjamin & Elizabeth 27 Jun 1751
Scott Robert Benjamin & Elizabeth 26 Jan 1756
Scott Elizabeth illegitimate daughter of Elizabeth 31 Jul 1757
Otterwell Frances daughter of William, labourer, & 3 May 1818
Rose John John, labourer, & Mary (Abbot) 9 Mar 1823
Hogget Hannah John, labourer, & Sophia 20 May 1844
Rose William John, labourer, & Sophia (23 Jul 1860)
9 Sep 1860
Rose Ann Maria Walter, labourer, & Elizabeth 25 May 1865
Rose Elizabeth John, labourer, & Sophia 27 Aug 1865
Mary baptised privately
King Eustace William Edward, J.P., & (14 Aug 1880)
Florence Elizabeth 19 Sep 1880
Rivers Harriet James Orman, labourer, & Mary Ann (30 Jun 1889)
Augusta 28 Jul 1889
Marriage Records: 1666-1694, 1741-1900
Records of marriage banns run from 1754 to 1811 and 1824 to 1900 only.
Surname Forename Notes Date
Tillet John Both were single and from 31 May 1680
Scott Ellen Drinkstone.
Cooke Isaac Both were from Drinkstone. Groom was 12 Apr 1681
Jannings Anne a widower. Bride was single.
Scott George Both were widowed. Groom was from 17 Jul 1684
Rushbrooke Susan Drinkstone. Bride was from Thurston.
Prat Jonathan Bride was from Drinkstone. 2 Dec 1693
Thrope William Both were single. Groom was 6 Oct 1755
Peck Lucy illiterate and from Drinkstone.
Bride was from Market Weston.
Jennings Jonathan Groom was from Thorpe Morieux. 7 Nov 1766
Plume Ann Bride was from Drinkstone. Licence.
Harreton Charles Both were single, illiterate and 9 Dec 1802
Sadler Hannah from Drinkstone. Banns.
Crick Thomas Both were single and illiterate. 25 Oct 1828
Horn Sarah Groom was from Rattlesden. Bride was
from Drinkstone. Banns.
Baxter Robert Both were single, illiterate and B 22 Feb 1840
Peck Mary from Drinkstone. Groom was a B 1 Mar 1840
labourer. Fathers: Thomas Baxter, B 8 Mar 1840
labourer; Thomas Peck, labourer. 15 Mar 1840
Rose John Both were single and illiterate. B 8 Oct 1848
Harrington Sophia Groom was a labourer from 10 Nov 1848
Drinkstone. Bride was from Hessett.
Father: John Rose, labourer; [none].
Piper George Groom was a widower and a labourer 4 Feb 1860
Hoggett Fanny from Tostock. Bride was single,
illiterate and from Drinkstone.
Fathers: William Piper, labourer;
John Hoggett, labourer. Banns.
King John Both were single. Groom was an B 12 Sep 1875
Stiff Eliza illiterate labourer from B 19 Sep 1875
Rattlesden. Bride was from B 26 Sep 1875
Drinkstone. Fathers: George King, 14 Oct 1875
labourer; Edward Stiff, labourer.
Witness: Hannah King.
Rose George Both were single and from B 29 Sep 1878
Ruddock Ann Drinkstone. Groom was a labourer. B 6 Oct 1878
Bride was 20. Fathers: John Rose, B 13 Oct 1878
labourer; George Ruddock, 8 Oct 1878
Stiff Nelson Both were single. Groom was from B 13 Oct 1878
King Harriet Drinkstone. Bride was from B 20 Oct 1878
Rattlesden. B 27 Oct 1878
Leek Alfred Both were single and from B 14 Oct 1883
William Drinkstone. Groom was 20, B 21 Oct 1883
Rose Ann Maria illiterate and a labourer. Bride B 28 Oct 1883
was 19. Fathers: [none]; Walter 10 Nov 1883
Rivers James Orman Groom was a widower. Bride was B 20 Sep 1885
Cousens Mary Ann single and from Brent Eleigh. B 27 Sep 1885
B Oct 1885
Manfield William Both were single and from 6 Jan 1894
Wilson Drinkstone. Groom was a thatcher.
King Alice Maria Bride was 19. Fathers: Wilson
Manfield, labourer; John King,
labourer. Witness: John King.
Chaplin Samuel Groom was a widower from Creeting B 20 Oct 1895
Reader Mary Ann All Saints. Bride was single and B 27 Oct 1895
from Drinkstone. Fathers: William B 3 Nov 1895
William Chaplin, labourer; Robert 11 Nov 1895
Burial Records: 1666-1694, 1741-1900
Surname Forename Notes Date
Jannings Abraham "buried on Good ffriday" 21 Apr 1671
Jannings Mirable widow 14 Sep 1678
Scott Ann wife of George 22 Oct 1683
Scott John infant 16 Jul 1756
Scot Benjamin 2 Jan 1787
Crick James age 67 27 Feb 1837
Rose William age 1 10 Oct 1861
Rose Elizabeth age 3 months 30 Oct 1865
Rose Sophy age 77 3 Aug 1895
Rose John age 77 15 Jan 1897
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