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John Tester, farmer, son of John Tester and Mary Tester [Pennifold]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
1807
Born
In the Parish of Balcombe, Sussex
Balcombe Parish Registers
 
27th Mar 1807
Christened
At St. Mary's Church in the Parish of Balcombe, Sussex; son of John Tester and Mary Tester
Balcombe Parish Registers
 
20th Nov 1830
Married
Elizabeth Backshall at Worth Parish Church in the Parish of Worth, Sussex
Worth Marriage Registers
 
1832
Birth of a son
William in the Parish of Worth, Sussex
1851 Census
Balcombe, Sussex
 
1835
Birth of a son
John in the Parish of Worth, Sussex
1851 Census
Balcombe, Sussex
 
1837
Birth of a son
Stephen in the Parish of Worth, Sussex
1851 Census
 
1842
Birth of a son
Alfred Sampson at Rivers in the Parish of Ardingly, Sussex
Ardingly Parish Registers
 
1844
Birth of a daughter
Caroline Susan in the Parish of Worth, Sussex
Ardingly Parish Registers
 
1846
Birth of a daughter
Mary Elizabeth at Oaks in the Parish of Worth, Sussex
Balcombe Parish Registers
 
1848
Birth of a daughter
Sarah Ann at Oaks Farm in the Parish of Worth, Sussex
Balcombe Parish Registers
 
1851
Birth of a son
George at The Oaks in the Parish of Worth, Sussex
Balcombe Parish Registers
 
May 1857
Died
At Oaks Farm in the Parish of Balcombe, Sussex; aged 50 years
Balcombe Burial Registers
 
15th May 1857
Buried
At St. Mary's Church in the Parish of Balcombe, Sussex
Balcombe Burial Registers

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Tester, Testor, Teaster, Testa family records
The ancestral pedigree of John Tester, farmer
  
 John Testerm: 28th Nov 1710 Worth Parish Church, Worth, SussexElizabeth Savage 
 b: c 1690  b: c 1690
  
        
 Hannah John George William Thomas Judith Sarah 
 b: 1711 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 16th Sep 1711 St. Mary's Church, daughter of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
 b: 1713 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 10th Apr 1713 St. Mary's Church, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
 b: 1715 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 22nd May 1715 St. Mary's Church, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
d: February 1781 Balcombe, Sussex
bur: 19th Feb 1781 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
 b: 1716/17 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 27th Jan 1716/17 St. Mary's Church, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
 b: 1721/22 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 25th Jan 1721/22 St. Mary's Church, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
 b: 1723 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 11th Oct 1723 St. Mary's Church, daughter of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
 b: 1725/26 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 13th Feb 1725/26 St. Mary's Church, daughter of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
 
                 
Great-Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 George Testerm: 6th Aug 1739 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, SussexAnn Hards 
 b: 1715 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 22nd May 1715 St. Mary's Church, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
d: February 1781 Balcombe, Sussex
bur: 19th Feb 1781 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  b: c 1715
d: December 1791 Balcombe, Sussex, widow
bur: 15th Dec 1791 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  
          
John  George Thomas Richard Matthew Edward George James 
b: November 1739 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 4th Nov 1739 St. Mary's Church, son of … Tester
  b: 1743/44 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 31st Jan 1743/44 St. Mary's Church, son of George Tester
d: January 1831 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 88 years
bur: 9th Jan 1831 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
 b: 1745/46 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 5th Jan 1745/46 St. Mary's Church, son of George Tester
d: September 1822 Ardingly, Sussex, aged 75 years
bur: 28th Sep 1822 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex
 b: 1747 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 6th Dec 1747 St. Mary's Church, son of George Tester
 b: 1749 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 30th Jul 1749 St. Mary's Church, son of George Tester
 b: 1752 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 14th Jan 1752 St. Mary's Church, son of George Tester
d: November 1826 Ardingly, Sussex, aged 78[?] years
bur: 26th Nov 1826 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex
 b: 1754 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 3rd Mar 1754 St. Mary's Church, son of George Tester
 b: 1756 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 12th Dec 1756 St. Mary's Church, son of George Tester
 
  William                  
  b: 1741 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 27th Dec 1741 St. Mary's Church, son of George Tester and Ann Tester
d: January 1821 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 80 years
bur: 21st Jan 1821 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
                  
                     
Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 William Testerm: 7th Dec 1762 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, SussexHannah Jenner 
 b: 1741 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 27th Dec 1741 St. Mary's Church, son of George Tester and Ann Tester
d: January 1821 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 80 years
bur: 21st Jan 1821 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  b: c 1740
  
       
 William John George Thomas Ann Mathew 
 b: 1763 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 11th Sep 1763 St. Mary's Church, son of William Tester
d: April 1787 Balcombe, Sussex, junior
bur: 16th Apr 1787 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
 b: 1766 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 13th Jul 1766 St. Mary's Church, son of William Tester and Hannah Tester
d: August 1834 Bolney, Sussex, aged 67 years
bur: 17th Aug 1834 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
 b: 1769 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 28th Mar 1769 St. Mary's Church, son of William Tester and Hannah Tester
d: January 1850 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 79 years
bur: 28th Jan 1850 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
 b: 1774 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 23rd Jan 1774 St. Mary's Church, son of William Tester and Hannah Tester
 b: 1776 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 8th Sep 1776 St. Mary's Church, daughter of William Tester and Hannah Tester
 b: 1779 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 7th Dec 1779 St. Mary's Church, son of William Tester and Hannah Tester
 
                
Grandfather
record
  
  
   
 John Testerm: 5th Aug 1793 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, SussexMary Pennifold 
 b: 1766 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 13th Jul 1766 St. Mary's Church, son of William Tester and Hannah Tester
d: August 1834 Bolney, Sussex, aged 67 years
bur: 17th Aug 1834 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  b: 1772 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 1st Nov 1772 St. Mary's Church, daughter of John Pennifold and Mary Pennifold
  
        
 Mary Sarah Elizabeth Thomas John William Joseph 
 b: 1794 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 8th Mar 1794 St. Mary's Church, daughter of John Tester and Mary Tester
 b: 1796 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 21st Feb 1796 St. Mary's Church, daughter of John Tester and Mary Tester
 b: 1797 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 31st Dec 1797 St. Mary's Church, daughter of John Tester and Mary Tester
 b: 1805 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 10th Mar 1805 St. Mary's Church, son of John Tester and Mary Tester
d: February 1857 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 52 years
bur: 7th Feb 1857 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
 b: 1807 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 27th Mar 1807 St. Mary's Church, son of John Tester and Mary Tester
d: May 1857 Oaks Farm, Balcombe, Sussex, aged 50 years
bur: 15th May 1857 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
 b: 1809 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 25th Jun 1809 St. Mary's Church, son of John Tester and Mary Tester
d: July 1891 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 83 years
bur: 9th Jul 1891 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
 b: 1811 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 3rd Feb 1811 St. Mary's Church, son of John Tester and Mary Tester
 
                   
Parental
record
   
   
    
 John Tester
farmer
m: 20th Nov 1830 Worth Parish Church, Worth, SussexElizabeth Backshall 
 b: 1807 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 27th Mar 1807 St. Mary's Church, son of John Tester and Mary Tester
d: May 1857 Oaks Farm, Balcombe, Sussex, aged 50 years
bur: 15th May 1857 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  b: 27th Sep 1806 Ardingly, Sussex
ch: 5th Oct 1806 St. Peter's Church, daughter of John Backshall & Susan Backshall
d: Apr to June 1871 registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: 1871 Q2 Vol 2b Page 73
  
         
William John Stephen Alfred Sampson Caroline Susan Mary Elizabeth Sarah Ann George 
b: 1832 Worth, Sussex
d: January 1892 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 61 years
bur: 26th Jan 1892 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
 b: 1835 Worth, Sussex b: 1837 Worth, Sussex b: 1842 Rivers, Ardingly, Sussex
ch: 15th May 1842 St. Peter's Church, son of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
d: December 1865 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 23 years
bur: 7th Dec 1865 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
 b: 1844 Worth, Sussex
ch: 2nd Jun 1844 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
 b: 1846 Oaks, Worth, Sussex
ch: 8th Nov 1846 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
d: June 1863 Charlwood, Horley, Surrey, aged 16 years
bur: 27th Jun 1863 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
 b: 1848 Oaks Farm, Worth, Sussex
ch: 6th Aug 1848 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
 b: 1851 The Oaks, Worth, Sussex
ch: 6th Apr 1851 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
 
                   
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record

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