Dear My name is Malcolm Aldridge I am from Australia. I am interested in the Suname TRIGGER from Wembworthy Devon England. My GG Grandfather, James Trigger was bap in Wembworthy Devon England on on the 31/Jan/1824 He was appentrice Animal Husbandman in 1831. and sailed for South Australia in 1848 on the "David Malcolm". He married Zillah Dean in Adelaide in 1851 The Family went to the Gold fields in Beechworth he later bought some land near Wangaratta. In 1873 his Wife died at the birth of her 11 child My G Grandmother Sarah Jane Trigger was born in 1859, He and his son James moved to Queensland in 1888, he died in 1901 near Marybourgh Queensland
William Trigger & Mary Bater married 30/Aug/1812 at Wembworthy Devon.they had 7 children. William Trigger was bap 25/Apr/1790 the son of William Trigger & Mary ?
Mary Trigger bap 20/Jun/1813 Ann Triggerbap 07/Jan/1816 William Trigger bap 15/Nov/1818 Mary Trigger bap 08/Apr/1821 James Trigger bap 31/Jan/1824 marriedZillah Dean 25/Mar/1851 Grace Trigger bap 01/Nov/1826 John Trigger bap 08/Mar/1829
William Trigger & Mary ? married unknown and had 7 children
James Trigger bap 08/Mar/1789 died 05/Apr/1789 William Trigger bap 25/Apr/1790 Mary Trigger bap 17/Mar/1793 John Trigger bap 27/Sep/1795 married Mary? (1851 census Rock Hill Cottage PRO Ref HO107/1891/folio270 page22 Trigger Family home) at Bridge Reeve + family James Trigger bap 26/Aug/1798 married Fanney ? + family Betty Trigger bap 22/Nov/1800 Philip Trigger bap 18/Nov/1804 married Mary Ann ? + family
John Trigger married Mary ? of Chulmleigh Devon she was born about 1788?
James Trigger married Fanney ? born c 1794 Bondleigh (spelt bondley) children Mary Ann c1827 Eliza Trigger c 1833 William Trigger c 1831 Susan Trigger Lyza Trigger
Philip Trigger & Mary Ann ? born Chulmleigh c1812 children Mary Trigger c1833 Elizabeth Trigger c1835 Thomas Trigger c1841 Sarah Trigger c 1843 Fanny Trigger c1843 Eliza Trigger c1849 source Puddlepool BarnstapleSwimbridge Barnstaple Devon PRO ref HO/1071892 Folio 27 Page 15
I have found the Devon Record Office in Exeter Devon very helpful. I found the IGI don't have it on Microfiche for the Parish of Wembworthy I don't think they have film it yet.