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Louisa Avis [Mepham], daughter of Stephen Mepham, wood sawyer and Jane Mepham [Farmer]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
1832
Born
In the Parish of Crowborough, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
16th Dec 1832
Christened
At St. Denys Church in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; daughter of Stephen Meopham (labourer) and Jane Meopham
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
1838
Census
At Ragsworth Green Farm in the Parish of Crowborough, Sussex; Daughter
1838 Census
Crowborough Warren and Lye Green, Sussex
 
6th Jun 1841
Census
At Wallis Cottage in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex; Louisia Mepham, F, [Daughter], age 8, born Sussex
1841 Census
Withyham, Sussex
 
30th Mar 1851
Census
At Ashdown Forest in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex; Daughter
1851 Census
Withyham, Sussex
 
28th Aug 1853
Married
Frederick Avis at St. Michael's Church in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex
Withyham Parish Registers
 
1855
Birth of a daughter
Ellin in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex
1881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
 
1857
Birth of a son
Obadiah in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex
1881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
 
1859
Birth of a daughter
Margaret in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex
Withyham Parish Registers
 
1861
Birth of a daughter
Louisa in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex
1881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
 
1864
Birth of a daughter
Mary Jane in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex
1881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
 
1866
Birth of a son
Frederick in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex
1881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
 
1870
Birth of a daughter
Edith in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex
IGI - Family Search
Batch C15206-1
 
1872
Birth of a daughter
Alice in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex
Withyham Parish Registers
 
1873
Birth of a daughter
Emily in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex
IGI - Family Search
Batch C15206-1
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Hays Lane Lye Green in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex; Louisa Avis, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Withyham
1881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
 
5th Apr 1891
Census
At Lewes Road in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex; Lousia Avis, F, Mother, widowed, age 56, born Withyham, Sussex
1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex

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Descendent's report
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The ancestral pedigree of Louisa Avis [Mepham]
  
 Thomas Mephamm: 30th Apr 1700 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexAnn Farmer 
 b: 1664
d: January 1763 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 99 years
bur: 23rd Jan 1763 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: c 1680
d: May 1743 Rotherfield, Sussex, wife of Thomas, poor
bur: 22nd May 1743 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
        
 Sarah Thomas John Anne Stephen Benjamin Joseph 
 b: 1701 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd Aug 1701 St. Denys Church, daughter of Thomas Mepham and Anne Mepham
 b: 1702/03 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 24th Jan 1702/03 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Mepham and Anne Mepham
d: May 1731 Rotherfield, Sussex, junior
bur: 5th May 1731 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1704 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 5th Jun 1704 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Mepham and Anne Mepham
d: June 1736 Rotherfield, Sussex, a batchelor
bur: 4th Jun 1736 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1705/06 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Jan 1705/06 St. Denys Church, daughter of Thomas Mepham and Anne Mepham
 b: 1708 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 20th Apr 1708 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Mepham and Anne Mepham
 b: 1710/11 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 18th Feb 1710/11 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Mepham and Anne Mepham
d: October 1789 Rotherfield, Sussex, poor
bur: 23rd Oct 1789 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1712/13 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Mar 1712/13 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Mepham and Anne Mepham
 
                 
Great-
Great-Great-
Grandfather record
   
   
   
 Stephen Mephamm: 1st Apr 1733 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexSarah Richards 
 b: 1708 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 20th Apr 1708 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Mepham and Anne Mepham
  b: c 1710
  
        
 Thomas Anne Sarah Stephen Mary John Elizabeth 
 b: 1734 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 15th Apr 1734 St. Denys Church, son of Stephen Mepham and Sarah Mepham
 b: 1737/38 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 5th Feb 1737/38 St. Denys Church, daughter of Stephen Mepham and Sarah Mepham
 b: 1740/41 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 22nd Feb 1740/41 St. Denys Church, daughter of Stephen Mepham and Sarah Mepham
 b: 1743 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 18th Sep 1743 St. Denys Church, son of Stephen Mepham and Sarah Mepham
d: April 1784 Frant, Sussex
bur: 8th Apr 1784 St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex
 b: 1746 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 23rd Nov 1746 St. Denys Church, daughter of Stephen Mepham and Sarah Mepham
d: May 1772 Rotherfield, Sussex, young maid
bur: 18th May 1772 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1749 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 7th May 1749 St. Denys Church, son of Stephen Mepham and Sarah Mepham
d: December 1834 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 88 years
bur: 14th Dec 1834 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1753 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 16th Sep 1753 St. Denys Church, daughter of Stephen Mepham and Sarah Mepham
 
                 
Great-Great-
Grandfather record
   
   
   
 Thomas Mephamm: 1st Jun 1762 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexSarah Richardson 
 b: 1734 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 15th Apr 1734 St. Denys Church, son of Stephen Mepham and Sarah Mepham
  b: c 1740
d: January 1790 Rotherfield, Sussex, wife of Thomas
bur: 10th Jan 1790 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
          
John  Ann Mary Thomas Betty Steven William Benjamin 
b: 1763 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 9th Oct 1763 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Mepham and Sarah Mepham
  b: 1767 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 10th May 1767 St. Denys Church, daughter of Thomas Mepham and Sarah Mepham
 b: 1769 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 12th Nov 1769 St. Denys Church, daughter of Thomas Mepham and Sarah Mepham
d: October 1828 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 57 years
bur: 21st Oct 1828 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1771 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 25th Aug 1771 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Mepham and Sarah Mepham
d: October 1802 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 18th Oct 1802 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1774 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Feb 1774 St. Denys Church, daughter of Thomas Mepham and Sarah Mepham
 b: 1776 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 21st Apr 1776 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Mepham and Sarah Mepham
d: March 1855 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 79 years
bur: 24th Mar 1855 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1779 Rotherfield, Sussex
d: February 1779 Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Thomas and Sarah
bur: 5th Feb 1779 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1781 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 21st Jan 1781 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Mepham and Sarah Mepham
 
  Sarah                
  b: 1765 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 2nd Jun 1765 St. Denys Church, daughter of Thomas Mepham and Sarah Mepham
                
                  
Great-
Grandfather record
   
   
   
 Stephen Meopham
sawyer
m: 30th Apr 1804 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, SussexCharity Vinall 
 b: 1776 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 21st Apr 1776 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Mepham and Sarah Mepham
d: March 1855 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 79 years
bur: 24th Mar 1855 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1788 Fletching, Sussex
d: February 1866 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 77 years
bur: 10th Feb 1866 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
             
Stephen  Charlotte  Thomas  Jonathan  John John Sarah Louisa 
b: 1806 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 11th May 1806 St Andrew & St Mary Church, son of Stephen Meopham and Charilty Meopham
d: October 1869 Crowborough, Sussex, aged 62 years
bur: 3rd Oct 1869 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  b: 1809 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 25th Dec 1809 St Andrew & St Mary Church, daughter of Stephen Meopham and Charilty Meopham
d: April 1857 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 46 years
bur: 5th Apr 1857 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1813 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 30th May 1813 St Andrew & St Mary Church, son of Stephen Mepham (labourer) and Charity Mepham
d: October 1816 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 3 years, son of Stephen
bur: 13th Oct 1816 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1st Nov 1816 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 26th Oct 1817 St Andrew & St Mary Church, son of Stephen Mepham (sawyer) and Charity Mepham
d: March 1818 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 1 year, son of Stephen
bur: 31st Mar 1818 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1826 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 26th Nov 1826 St. Michael's Church, son of Stephen Mepham (labourer) and Charity Mepham
 b: 1827 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 25th Nov 1827 St. Michael's Church, son of Stephen Mepham (labourer) and Charity Mepham
 b: 13th Jul 1828 Catts, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 7th Jun 1829 St. Denys Church, daughter of Stephen Meopham (labourer) and Charilty Meopham
 b: 1831 Rotherfield, Sussex
d: March 1832 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 4 months, daughter of Stephen and Charity
bur: 18th Mar 1832 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
   James Harriett William Benjamin         
   b: 1808 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 29th May 1808 St Andrew & St Mary Church, son of Stephen Meopham and Charilty Meopham
d: May 1817 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 9 years, son of Stephen and Charity
bur: 20th May 1817 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1811 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 6th Oct 1811 St Andrew & St Mary Church, daughter of Stephen Meopham and Charilty Meopham
 b: 6th Sep 1814 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 23rd Oct 1814 St Andrew & St Mary Church, son of Stephen Mepham (labourer) and Charity Mepham
d: January 1815 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 3 months, son of Stephen
bur: 15th Jan 1815 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: c 1820 Sussex         
                  
Grandfather record
   
   
    
 Stephen Mepham
wood sawyer
m: 13th Dec 1830 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, SussexJane Farmer 
 b: 1806 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 11th May 1806 St Andrew & St Mary Church, son of Stephen Meopham and Charilty Meopham
d: October 1869 Crowborough, Sussex, aged 62 years
bur: 3rd Oct 1869 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  b: 22nd Aug 1813 Rotherfield, Sussex, natural daughter
ch: 14th Nov 1813 St. Denys Church
  
         
Charlotte Louisa Stephen James Jane Margaret John Benjamin 
b: 10th Apr 1831 Crowborough Cross, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 8th May 1831 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Stephen Meopham (labourer) and Jane Meopham
d: 1846 St. John, Crowborough, Sussex, aged 15 years
bur: 4th Feb 1846 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
 b: 1832 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 16th Dec 1832 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Stephen Meopham (labourer) and Jane Meopham
 b: 1834 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 13th Jul 1834 St. Michael's Church, son of Stephen Mepham (labourer) and Jane Mepham
d: 1849 St. John, Crowborough, Sussex, aged 15 years
bur: 15th Mar 1849 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
 b: 1839 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 17th Nov 1839 St. Michael's Church, son of Stephen Mepham (labourer) and Jane Mepham
 b: 1843 St. John's, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 28th May 1843 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, daughter of Stephen Mepham (labourer) and Jane Mepham
d: 1861 St. John, Crowborough, Sussex, aged 18 years
bur: 1st Jun 1861 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
 b: 1845 St. John's, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 31st Aug 1845 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, daughter of Stephen Mepham (labourer) and Jane Mepham
d: 1855 St. John, Crowborough, Sussex, aged 9 years
bur: 7th Apr 1855 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
 b: 1851 St. John's, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 30th Mar 1851 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, son of Stephen Mepham (labourer) and Jane Mepham
 b: 1855 St. John's, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 28th Jan 1855 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, son of Stephen Mepham (sawyer) and Jane Mepham
 
                   
Parental record
   
   
    
 Frederick Avis
bricklayer
m: 28th Aug 1853 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, SussexLouisa Mepham 
 b: 1829 Brighton, Sussex
ch: 10th Apr 1829
  b: 1832 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 16th Dec 1832 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Stephen Meopham (labourer) and Jane Meopham
  
          
Ellin  Margaret Louisa Mary Jane Frederick Edith Alice Emily 
b: 1855 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 8th Apr 1855 St. Michael's Church
  b: 1859 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 30th Oct 1859 St. Michael's Church
 b: 1861 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 12th Oct 1862 St. Michael's Church
 b: 1864 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 12th Feb 1865 St. Michael's Church
 b: 1866 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 14th Oct 1866 St. Michael's Church
 b: 1870 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 27th Nov 1870 St. John's Chapel
 b: 1872 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 7th Apr 1872 St. Michael's Church
 b: 1873 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 28th Dec 1873 St. John's Chapel
d: 15th Nov 1964
 
  Obadiah                 
  b: 1857 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 1st Nov 1857 St. Michael's Church
                 
                    
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