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Joseph Edward Mepham, gardener and domestic servant, son of William Mepham, farm labourer and Matilda Mepham [Dann]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
1861
Born
In the Parish of Burwash, Sussex
Burwash Parish Registers
 
6th Jan 1861
Christened
At St. Bartholomew's Church in the Parish of Burwash, Sussex; son of William Mepham (labourer) and Matilda Mepham
Burwash Parish Registers
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Main Street in the Parish of Burwash, Sussex; Joseph E. Mepham, M, Son, single, age 20, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
1881 Census
Burwash, Sussex
 
Oct to Dec 1888
Married
Frances Eliza Russell; registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex; ref: 1888 Q4 Vol 2b Page 241
Register of marriages
 
20th Jul 1889
Birth of a daughter
Frances Mathilda in the Parish of Burwash, Sussex
Burwash Parish Registers
 
5th Apr 1891
Census
At High Street, Village in the Parish of Burwash, Sussex; Joseph E Mepham, M, Head, married, age 30, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: gardener and domestic servant
1891 Census
Burwash, Sussex
 
1st Aug 1920
Died
In the Parish of Burwash, Sussex; aged 59 years
Burwash Burial Registers
 
after 1st Aug 1920
Buried
At St. Bartholomew's Church in the Parish of Burwash, Sussex
Burwash Burial Registers
 
Pointed headstone

In loving memory
of
Joseph Edward Mepham
entered into rest Aug 1st 1920
aged 59 years
R.I.P.
Frances Eliza Mepham
fell asleep April 17th 1941
aged 81 years

footstone

J.E.M. 1920

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Meopham, Meapham, Meophane, Mepham, Mephan, Mepam, Meppam, Mepon, Meppen, Meppham, Mepum, Mapham family records
The ancestral pedigree of Joseph Edward Mepham, gardener and domestic servant
  
 Benjamin Mephamm: 18th Apr 1759 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, SussexAnn Batchelor 
 b: 1738
d: January 1809 Wadhurst, Sussex, aged 71 years
bur: 28th Jan 1809 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
  b: c 1735
  
      
 Mary John Benjamin Joseph Hannah 
 b: September 1759 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 9th Sep 1759 St. Bartholomew's Church, daughter of Benjamin Mepham and Anne Mepham
 b: 1761 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 7th Jun 1761 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of Benjamin Mepham and Anne Mepham
 b: 1763 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 14th Apr 1763 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of Benjamin Mepham and Ann Mepham
 b: 1765 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 30th Jun 1765 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of Benjamin Mepham and Ann Mepham
 b: 1767 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 3rd May 1767 St. Bartholomew's Church, daughter of Benjamin Mepham and Ann Mepham
 
            
Great-Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 John Mephamm: 27th Apr 1783 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, SussexAnn (Hannah) Crouch 
 b: 1761 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 7th Jun 1761 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of Benjamin Mepham and Anne Mepham
  b: c 1760
  
          
Mary  Joseph Hannah Ann George Henry Samuel Rose 
b: 1784 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 4th Jan 1784 St. Bartholomew's Church, daughter of John Mepham
  b: 1791 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 10th Apr 1791 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
d: December 1867 Burwash, Sussex, aged 77 years
bur: 7th Dec 1867 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
 b: 1793 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 25th Aug 1793 St. Bartholomew's Church, daughter of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
 b: 6th Mar 1795 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 20th Mar 1796 St. Bartholomew's Church, daughter of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
d: 11th Apr 1876
 b: 1797 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 27th Aug 1797 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
 b: 1798 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 24th Dec 1798 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
d: March 1799 Burwash, Sussex, son of John and Hannah
bur: 4th Mar 1799 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
 b: 1800 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 2nd Feb 1800 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
 b: 1802 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 21st Nov 1802 St. Bartholomew's Church, daughter of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
 
  Benjamin                  
  b: 1786 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 21st May 1786 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
d: August 1826 Burwash, Sussex, aged 39 years
bur: 4th Aug 1826 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
                  
                     
Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 Benjamin Mepham
labourer
m: 6th Jul 1815 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, SussexMary Russell 
 b: 1786 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 21st May 1786 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
d: August 1826 Burwash, Sussex, aged 39 years
bur: 4th Aug 1826 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
  b: 1792
d: August 1839 Burwash, Sussex, aged 47 years
bur: 7th Aug 1839 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
  
         
Mary Samuel George John Caroline William Henry Joseph 
b: 1816 Etchingham, Sussex
ch: 11th Feb 1816 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church
 b: 1817 Etchingham, Sussex
ch: 20th Jul 1817 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church
 b: 1818 Etchingham, Sussex
ch: 6th Dec 1818 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church
 b: 1820 Etchingham, Sussex
ch: 30th Apr 1820 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church
d: October 1873 Burwash, Sussex, aged 53 years
bur: 8th Oct 1873 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
 b: 1821 Etchingham, Sussex
ch: 28th Oct 1821 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church
d: November 1851 Burwash, Sussex, aged 30 years
bur: 2nd Nov 1851 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
 b: 1823 Etchingham, Sussex
ch: 8th Jun 1823 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church
d: March 1894 Burwash, Sussex, aged 70 years
bur: 1st Mar 1894 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
 b: 1825 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 6th Feb 1825 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of Benjamin Mepham (labourer) and Mary Mepham
d: December 1894 Burwash, Sussex, aged 69 years
bur: 1st Dec 1894 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
 b: 1826 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 11th Jun 1826 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of Benjamin Mepham (labourer) and Mary Mepham
d: November 1853 Burwash, Sussex, aged 27 years
bur: 25th Nov 1853 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
 
                      
Grandfather
record
   
   
    
 William Mepham
farm labourer
m: Apr to June 1846
registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex ref: 1846 Q2 Vol 7 Page 725
Matilda Dann 
 b: 1823 Etchingham, Sussex
ch: 8th Jun 1823 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church
d: March 1894 Burwash, Sussex, aged 70 years
bur: 1st Mar 1894 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
  b: December 1827 Shayswell, Etchingham, Sussex
ch: 30th Dec 1827 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church, daughter of Edward (labourer) & Matilda Dann
d: October 1898 Burwash, Sussex, aged 71 years
bur: 3rd Oct 1898 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
  
      
 Thomas William Matilda Mary Joseph Edward Sarah Jane 
 b: 1848 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 21st Feb 1848 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of William Mepham (labourer) and Matilda Mepham
 b: 1851 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 23rd Feb 1851 St. Bartholomew's Church, daughter of William Mepham (labourer) and Matilda Mepham
 b: 1854 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 23rd Dec 1854 St. Bartholomew's Church, daughter of William Mepham (labourer) and Matilda Mepham
d: March 1855 Burwash, Sussex, infant
bur: 9th Mar 1855 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
 b: 1861 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 6th Jan 1861 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of William Mepham (labourer) and Matilda Mepham
d: 1st Aug 1920 Burwash, Sussex, aged 59 years
bur: after 1st Aug 1920 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
 b: 1864 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 28th Mar 1864 St. Bartholomew's Church, daughter of William Mepham (labourer) and Matilda Mepham
 
            
Parental
record
   
   
   
 Joseph Edward Mepham
gardener and domestic servant
m: Oct to Dec 1888
registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex ref: 1888 Q4 Vol 2b Page 241
Frances Eliza Russell 
 b: 1861 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 6th Jan 1861 St. Bartholomew's Church, son of William Mepham (labourer) and Matilda Mepham
d: 1st Aug 1920 Burwash, Sussex, aged 59 years
bur: after 1st Aug 1920 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
  b: 1861 Ticehurst, Sussex
d: 17th Apr 1941 Burwash, Sussex, aged 81 years
bur: after 17th Apr 1941 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
  
  
 Frances Mathilda 
 b: 20th Jul 1889 Burwash, Sussex
ch: 1st Sep 1889 St. Bartholomew's Church, daughter of Joseph Edward Mepham (gardener) and Frances Eliza Mepham
 
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