Thomas Harris and Sarah Davis

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Thomas Harris and Sarah Davis
    Rebecca Harris (b 1773 Winterbourne Earls, m  George Marshall 1791Winterbourne Earls Wiltshire)
        Michael Marshall (b 1795 Winterbourne Gunner, m Harriett Dredge 1817 South Newton)
            John Josiah Marshall (b 1820 South Newton, m Thirza Davis 1845 Winterbourne Dauntsey Wiltshire, d 1868 Wilton Wiltshire)
                Emily Christina Virginia Marshall (b 1858 Wilton Wiltshire, m  Thomas Henry Smalley 1876 West Melb Vic, d 1923 Preston Vic)
                     Herbert Oscar Smalley (b 1878 Brunswick, Vic, m Annie Tippett 1908 North Fitzroy, Vic, d  1960  Preston Vic)

Research Notes

There is another possible Thomas Sarah marriage 24 Sep 1771 St Martin, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England (Sarah Smith), but geography and timing strongly suggest Sarah Daves (90%)
Looking for Thomas' christening, LDS gives 7 in the period 1740-50, the closest being two in Salisbury (3 miles S of  Winterbourne), and  one each in  Downton   (8 miles S of  Winterbourne) and Fordinbridge  (12 miles S of  Winterbourne).
Cannot find John and Mary Davis' marriage in the LDS
LDS for John  Davis born Wiltshire 1710-20 yeilds a disconcerting 13 possibles. However the standout on timing and location was born in Winterbourne Earls  parents James and Mary Davies 27 Dec 1716, and has to be an 80% chance.
LDS Cant find details of James and Mary's marriage in 1710
See Database and Rob Hysop's email, filed under Davis

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