Thanks for responding to my inquiry.I have received more information since I posted my inquiry.The information is as follows. Information in an email from a subscriber of the Dorset Rootsweb list:
in Almer: Church Transcripts
1781 26th JuneSarah the base born daughter of Betty Marsh was baptised. 1782 29th AugustSarah the base born daughter of Betty Marsh was received into this Church.
1801 April 6thGeorge Batterick and Sarah Marsh both of Almer married by Banns by John Wickins- curate. Witnesses - Richard Manuell and Betty Battrick
1851 Census:Sarah Batterickaged 69born in Almer George Batterick aged 73 born in Bere Regis - Retired Agricultural Labourer
1803 John son of George and Sarah Battrick was baptised June 18th 1806 James Marsh son of George and SarahBattrick baptised Nov 9th
Possibly more children, but ran out of search time. also 1810 Betty Marsh buried27th September
I am interested in the Channel Islands connection.I have connected with the Canadian branch our Battrick family.One of the letters written in the 1930's tells of letters written in French from the Channel Island Battricks. Hope to talk to you again. Jim Taylor of Warren, Ohio