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William Meopham, farm labourer, son of William Meopham, farm labourer and coal merchant's carter and Elizabeth Meopham [Hook]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
1853
Born
In the Parish of Frant, Sussex
Frant Parish Registers
 
12th Dec 1853
Christened
At St. Alban's Church in the Parish of Frant, Sussex; son of William Mepham (labourer) and Elizabeth Mepham
Frant Parish Registers
 
7th Apr 1861
Census
At Bramble Cross Cottage in the Parish of Frant, Sussex; William Mepham, M, Son, age 7, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar
1861 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
 
2nd Apr 1871
Census
At Bells Yew in the Parish of Frant, Sussex; William Mepham, M, Son, single, age 17, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
1871 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
 
July to Sep 1873
Married
Helen Frances Kidd; registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex; ref: 1873 Q3 Vol 2b Page 151
Register of marriages
 
1874
Birth of a son
William in the Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
 
1877
Birth of a son
Albert in the Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
 
1879
Birth of a son
Benjamin in the Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
 
Oct 1880
Birth of a daughter
Lois E. in the Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Westons Cottage in the Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex; William Mepham, M, Head, married, age 27, born Frant; occupation: farm labourer
1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
 
27th Apr 1889
Married
Hannah Dawes at St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church in the Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
Wadhurst Marriage Registers
 
1890
Birth of a daughter
Ellen Maria in the Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
Wadhurst Parish Registers
 
1893
Birth of a daughter
Edith Rose in the Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
Wadhurst Parish Registers
 
1895
Birth of a son
George Charley in the Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
Wadhurst Parish Registers

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Meopham, Meapham, Meophane, Mepham, Mephan, Mepam, Meppam, Mepon, Meppen, Meppham, Mepum family records
The ancestral pedigree of William Meopham, farm labourer
  
 Benjamin Meopham
farm labourer
m: 16th Jun 1812 St. Mary's Church, Speldhurst, KentElizabeth Nichols 
 b: 1790 Frant, Sussex
d: February 1877 Frant, Sussex, aged 86 years
bur: 12th Feb 1877 St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex
  b: 1786 Frant, Sussex
d: July 1860 Frant, Sussex, aged 74 years
bur: 29th Jul 1860 St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex
  
         
Elizabeth Ann Benjamin William Joseph James Sarah Thomas 
b: 1813 Frant, Sussex
ch: 17th Jan 1813 St. Alban's Church, son of Benjamin Meopham (labourer) and Elizabeth Meopham
 b: 1815 Frant, Sussex
ch: 19th Mar 1815 St. Alban's Church, daughter of Benjamin Meopham (labourer) and Elizabeth Meopham
 b: 1817 Frant, Sussex
ch: 13th Apr 1817 St. Alban's Church, son of Benjamin Meopham (labourer) and Elizabeth Meopham
 b: 1819 Frant, Sussex
ch: 25th Jul 1819 St. Alban's Church, son of Benjamin Meopham (labourer) and Elizabeth Meopham
d: December 1873 Frant, Sussex, aged 52 years
bur: 4th Dec 1873 St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex
 b: 1821 Frant, Sussex
ch: 18th Nov 1821 St. Alban's Church, son of Benjamin Meopham (labourer) and Elizabeth Meopham
 b: 1827 Frant, Sussex
ch: 15th Apr 1827 St. Alban's Church, son of Benjamin Meopham (labourer) and Elizabeth Meopham
 b: 1828 Frant, Sussex
ch: 7th Sep 1828 St. Alban's Church, daughter of Benjamin Meopham (labourer) and Elizabeth Meopham
 b: 1831 Frant, Sussex
ch: 13th Nov 1831 St. Alban's Church, son of Benjamin Meopham (labourer) and Elizabeth Meopham
 
                  
Grandfather record
   
   
    
 William Meopham
farm labourer and coal merchant's carter
m: 25th Dec 1845 Bethnal Green, LondonElizabeth Hook 
 b: 1819 Frant, Sussex
ch: 25th Jul 1819 St. Alban's Church, son of Benjamin Meopham (labourer) and Elizabeth Meopham
d: December 1873 Frant, Sussex, aged 52 years
bur: 4th Dec 1873 St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex
  b: 22nd Nov 1827 Treblers, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 30th Dec 1827 St. Denys Church, daughter of Samuel (labourer) & Louise Hook
  
    
 Lois Benjamin William 
 b: 1846 Frant, Sussex
ch: 2nd Dec 1846 St. Alban's Church, daughter of William Mepham (labourer) and Elizabeth Mepham
 b: 1851 Frant, Sussex
ch: 16th Feb 1851 St. Alban's Church, son of William Mepham (labourer) and Elizabeth Mepham
 b: 1853 Frant, Sussex
ch: 12th Dec 1853 St. Alban's Church, son of William Mepham (labourer) and Elizabeth Mepham
 
        
Parental record
   
   
   
1st marriage William Mepham
farm labourer
m: July to Sep 1873
registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex ref: 1873 Q3 Vol 2b Page 151
Helen Frances Kidd 
 b: 1853 Frant, Sussex
ch: 12th Dec 1853 St. Alban's Church, son of William Mepham (labourer) and Elizabeth Mepham
  b: 1854 Rotherfield, Sussex
d: March 1886 Wadhurst, Sussex, aged 32 years
bur: 11th Mar 1886 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, Sussex
  
     
 William Albert Benjamin Lois E. 
 b: 1874 Wadhurst, Sussex
ch: 13th Feb 1874 St. Mark's Church, Mark Cross, Sussex, son of William Mepham (labourer) and Ellen Mepham
 b: 1877 Wadhurst, Sussex b: 1879 Wadhurst, Sussex b: October 1880 Wadhurst, Sussex 
Family record
   
2nd marriage William Mephamm: 27th Apr 1889 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, SussexHannah Dawes 2nd marriage
 b: 1853 Frant, Sussex
ch: 12th Dec 1853 St. Alban's Church, son of William Mepham (labourer) and Elizabeth Mepham
  b: 1857 Withyham, Sussex
  
    
 Ellen Maria Edith Rose George Charley 
 b: 1890 Wadhurst, Sussex
ch: 30th Mar 1890 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, daughter of William Mepham (platelayer) and Hannah Mepham
 b: 1893 Wadhurst, Sussex
ch: 28th May 1893 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, daughter of William Mepham (labourer) and Hannah Mepham
d: May 1894 Wadhurst, Sussex, aged 1 year 1 month
bur: 21st May 1894 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, Sussex
 b: 1895 Wadhurst, Sussex
ch: 30th Jun 1895 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, son of William Mepham (labourer) and Hannah Mepham
 

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