Occupation: Robert was a butcher and for many years a church warden in Sittingbourne.
Comments: Robert was baptised in Tong, Kent, on 1 June 1670. He must have been well-known in Sittingbourne, for in 1712 and 1714 the deaths of John Mannouth and Thomas Culler respectively are entered as "a servant of Mr. Elvy". When Jane's mother died in 1698, she is called "Jane Witherden, the mother of Mrs. Elvy".
Robert's Marriage #1
Spouse: Barbara Tunnard (Married 24-Mar-1691)
Children: Tunnard Elvy
Thomas and Barbara married at St George the Martyr in Canterbury. They had one son. Their marriage license, written on the day of their marriage, states "Robert Elvey, Sittingbourne, butcher, bach 22 years old & Barbara Tunnard, same parish, 22, father consents. At St George, Canterbury".
Robert's Marriage #2
Spouse: Jane Witherden (Married 16-Apr-1694)
Children: Jane Elvy, Thomas Elvy, Robert Elvy
Robert and Jane had three children. Their marriage license dated 16 April 1694 states "Robert Elvy, of Sittingbourne, widr., and Jane Witherden of Bibbenden, spr., At Sittingbourne or Bapchild."
Robert's Marriage #3
Spouse: Jane Tong (Married 29-Jul-1707)
Children: Israel Elvy
Robert and Jane married in Sittingbourne. Their marriage entry in the parish records states "Robert Elvy, Widr., butcher, and Jane Tong, Wid, both of Sittingbourne, both licenses."
Parents: Thomas Elvey, Ellena (Elianor, Ellen) Hadsall
Siblings: Thomas Elvey, Mary Elvey, Edmund Elvey