Ann Flack

Female, b. circa 1721, d. 2 August 1812
     Ann Flack, daughter of Robert Flack and Mary ____, was born possibly at Thorley, Hertfordshire, circa 1721.1

Ann married Thomas Mead, son of Thomas Mead and Mary Adams, on 1 December 1743 at Thorley, Hertfordshire.2,3

Ann was named as a beneficiary in the will of her father Robert Flack written on 28 October 1749. She was to receive a legacy of fifty pounds over and above the sum which her father had already granted her for her advancement in the world.4

Ann was named as a beneficiary in the will of her husband Thomas Mead written on 9 December 1793. On his decease she was to receive £10 and an annuity of £20, to be paid quarterly, and the use of his household goods, furniture and linen, until her own death.5

She died on 2 August 1812 and was buried at The Independent Meeting House, Billericay, Essex, in a grave next to that of her husband who had died 18 years earlier.6

Children of Ann Flack and Thomas Mead


  1. [S120] D. Carr and J. Flack, Flack Geneaology Website ( : accessed 19 September 2009), a source of Flack genealogy data and family history information. [FLAC9999]
    Entry for Ann Flack abt.1721-. The website cites: "Will of Robert Flack the Elder of Thorley Hall 1750, Prerogative Court of Canterbury. 'my daughter Ann the wife of Thomas Mead of Billerkay in the county of Essex' ".
  2. [S120] D. Carr and J. Flack, Flack Geneaology Website
    Entry for Ann Flack c1721-. The website cites: "Thorley, Hertfordshire: Parish Records, Church of LDS, Marriages. 1 Dec 1743 Thomas Mead of the county of Essex and Ann Flack of Thorley, Hertfordshire by licence".
  3. [S124] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "England, Marriages, 1538–1973 ," index, FamilySearch TM Website ( : accessed 19 September 2009), Thos. Mead and Ann Flack, 01 Dec 1743. Source: Parish registers and miscellaneous parish records, 1539-1962 Church of England. Parish Church of Thorley (Hertfordshire). Microfilm of original records in the Hertfordshire County Record Office. Hertfordshire Record Office: D/P 108 1/4, 10, 3/1-2, 8/1, 5-6, 25/1-4. [FSIGI]
  4. [S103] Will of Robert Flack, farmer of Thorley, dated 28 October 1749, proved 20 December 1750 in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury. (The National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, England. Reference: PROB11/784). [DOC0015/WIL0049].
  5. [S102] Will of Thomas Mead, gentleman of Great Burstead, Essex, dated 9 December 1793, proved 22 August 1794 in the Commissary of Bishop of London. (Essex County Record Office, Wharf Road, Chelmsford, Essex, England. Reference: D/ABR 28/488). [DOC0008/WIL0011].
  6. [S113] Transcripts of memorial stones, Monumental Inscriptions South Essex Volume 1 - Old Meeting Burial Ground, Billericay, Essex, CD-ROM (Research Centre, Wharf Road, Chelmsford, Essex CM2 6YT: Essex Society for Family History, 2008), " ... In memory of / (Mrs ANN MEAD) / who died 2 of Aug 181(2) / ... ". [ESSMI]