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Birth ABT 1719 Birth ABT 1727
Sidmouth, Devon, England
Baptism 12 JUL 1719
Presbyterian, Topsham, Devon, England (184)
Baptism 9 NOV 1727
Parish Church, Sidmouth, Devon, England (184)
Will   Will  
Death 16 APR 1788
Topsham, Devon, England (155)
Death JUL 1815
Topsham, Devon, England (155)
Burial 21 APR 1788
St Margaret, Topsham, Devon, England (184)
Burial 12 JUL 1815
St Margaret, Topsham, Devon, England (184)
Probate   Probate  
Notes By 1730s Follett & Jackson represented merchant firms that traded from Topsham and were established at Trepassy. Joined by (Lovell & other) Pennells 1750-1760s. Thrived until demise of fishing bank in 1790s. By end of Napoleonic Wars connections between Topsham & Trepassy were severed. From NFLD Encyclopedia. http://enl.cuff.com

1744 LP Mariner, Commander of the "Exmouth" a privateer, 50 tons, 6 carriage guns & 10 swivel guns, 70 men. Victualled in 1744.
1747 Flavell in IGI at marriage to Sarah
Some of LP & SF's children baptised at the Presbyterian Chapel, Topsham
1752 LP Captain of the "Mary" 1752 and the "Mediterranean" 1754 to Lisbon and Genoa. Bale Books Exeter RO. Later a merchant & shipowner of Topsham, leaving his Newfoundland business to sons Daniel & John?
1775 List of importers of fish oil mentions, Lovell PINNELL of Topsham. Topsham Museum
1789 A Lovell Pennell of Pennell & Co. (His son Lovell?)

Lovell & Sarah P left Wills. LP Exeter? or Estate Duty only?
1794 (Daniel & John died at sea returning from Newfoundland 1794).

In NFLD
Thomas Pennell of Harbour Grace parish 1812
John Pennell of Western Cove, 1828
Clement Pennell of St George Harbour 1830
Notes 1747 At marriage, by Licence, Sarah described as "of Topsham"
Tony Pennell has Sir John FOLLETT as her father!
Portrait of her owned by Michael Landon Hill of Chiddingleyfold, Sussex .

22 Nov 1815 Mrs Sarah PENNELL. A conveyance from her to John LOCK. Lovell PENNELL of Lyme Regis Gent & William PENNELL now in the Brazils, John LOCK and a Richard LEWIN Esquire the younger, late of Greenwich, Kent, now of 14 Bow Lane Cheapside, London, the surviving executor of Richard PENNELL, formerly of Mount Ebford in the parish of Woodbury, one-time the Capt of the "Hawke" HEIC dcsd, and John POPE of Topsham. This was a messuage, being tenement dwelling house, garden & hereditaments, in Chapel Place, Topsham which the Pennells sold to John LOCK for 220, possibly just after Sarah's death.

Sarah's Will lost in fire at Exeter. Devon Estate Duty Copy exists.

A waterfront St in Topsham was named after the FOLLETTs as was Folletts Lodge.

Children
Name
Birth
Death
Status
Gender
Lovell
ABT 1748
23 AUG 1819
 
M
Richard
ABT 1753
4 MAY 1797
 
M
Elizabeth
30 SEP 1753
JAN 1812
 
F
Mary
7 OCT 1754
1826
 
F
John
1756
1797
 
M
Daniel
1760
1797
 
M
Sarah
1762
1803
 
F
Nancy
18 DEC 1763
25 APR 1854
 
F
William
25 DEC 1765
29 DEC 1860
 
M