Rev. John Westcott—
Born: circa 1808
I am indebted to Fiona Schneider, who provided additional evidence about the Westcotts, and their work in the Congo.
The Rev. John Westcott was born in Surrey, ca 1808. He is referred to as being of Outwood, Surrey. He died in Dec 1848, East Grinstead. He married Hannah Allingham, Aug 27, 1828 ; she was born ca 1806, in Surrey, and died Sep Q., 1892, Reigate, Surrey They had seven children:
- Lemuel Allingham Westcott, born Aug 29,1829, Lingfield, Surrey. The registration centre was East Grinstead; births at Lingfield
- Naomi Jane Westcott, born Jan 29, 1831, Lingfield., died Mar Q., 1886, East Grinstead
- Hannah Westcott, born Feb 3, 1833, Lingfield., died Dec 1848, East Grinstead
- Caleb Westcott, born Apr 22, 1837, Lingfield, died Mar Q.,1892, Greenwich
- Walter Westcott, born Jun Q., 1839, East Grinstead, died Sep Q.,1881, Peterborough.
- Frances Elizabeth Westcott, born Mar Q., 1844, East Grinstead, m. John Ridley, Jul 14,1880, Reigate
- Emily Sarah Westcott, born Sep Q.,1848, East Grinstead, m.Alfred Henry Boorer,Sep Q., 1881, Chiddingfold, Surrey