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Thomas Boots, Hannah Tree & their 15 children: a family on the move

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This is an account of one large family, 15 children and their parents, who all left Sussex at different times seeking a better life abroad. A search on Ancestry for Thomas Boots senior results in over 600 trees so this is a well researched family but I wanted to bring together their individual stories as part of my research into the emigration from the Kent / …

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Boons of Northants and Bucks… and Kent

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Below is some background to my Boon family which I hope I have managed to type up correctly.  My 3 x great grandfather GEORGE BOON was born in Piddington, Northamptonshire in 1765 and died in Sherington, Buckinghamshire in 1833. He was married twice. His first wife was SARAH LINDSEY who he married in Sherington in 1784. They had three children: 1 SARAH baptised 1785 Sherington. 2 GEORGE BOON baptised 1787 in …

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