Christopher Lethbridge (1760-1827) first married Joan Secombe (1761-1791) at Ermington Church, about 1785, and by whom he had 3 children, Richard, a second Richard and Jenny. Joan died at Walthampton. Her 3 children appear to have died young. Second marriage of Christopher to Sapience Medland (1763-1806), m. 1791 at Yealmpton.Had a spledid home at Godwell, near Ivybridge, Devon. Still there in 1978. Requested to be buried in a vault with iron railings and the name of his late wife and children, as well as his own, be engraved thereon. May have married a third time?? Probably nine children to his second wife - Christopher, John, William, Charles Aller Medland, Richard, Thomas, Robert, Ann and Sapience.