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Benjamin Philip Bridger, farm labourer, son of Alfred Bridger, farm labourer and Philadelphia Bridger [Bridger]
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Date
Type
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Source
 
21st Jan 1845
Born
In the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
6th Apr 1845
Christened
At St. Denys Church in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
30th Mar 1851
Census
At Woodside in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Son
1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
7th Apr 1861
Census
At Townrow in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Philip Bridger, M, Son, age 15, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
 
2nd Apr 1871
Census
At Redgate Mill in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Philip Bridger, M, Brother-in-law, single, age 25, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: miller's grinder
1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Redgate Mill in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Philip Bridger, M, Servant, single, age 36, born Rotherfield; occupation: grinder
1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
Apr to June 1885
Married
Alice Funnell; registered at Tonbridge District, Kent; ref: 1885 Q2 Vol 2a Page 987
Register of marriages
 
1886
Birth of a daughter
Rhoda at Stitches in the Parish of Eridge Green, Sussex
Eridge Parish Registers
 
12th Dec 1887
Birth of a daughter
Florence Ella in the Parish of Jarvis Brook, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
1890
Birth of a son
Albert at Stone Cross in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Crowborough Parish Registers
 
5th Apr 1891
Census
At Stone Cross Cottage, No 1 in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Philip Bridger, M, Head, married, age 40, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
1893
Birth of a son
Fred at Stone Cross in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
1896
Birth of a son
Alfred at Stone Cross in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
1898
Birth of a daughter
Alice May in the Parish of Crowborough, Sussex
Crowborough Parish Registers
 
1900
Birth of a daughter
Constance Winnifred in the Parish of Crowborough, Sussex
1911 Census
Crowborough, Sussex
 
1905
Birth of a son
Quintus Roy in the Parish of Crowborough, Sussex
1911 Census
Crowborough, Sussex
 
2nd Apr 1911
Census
At Harlequin Lane, South View in the Parish of Crowborough, Sussex; Philip Bridger, M, Head, married, age 59, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: gardener
1911 Census
Crowborough, Sussex

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Bridger, Bridgen, Bridgers, Brydger family records
The ancestral pedigree of Benjamin Philip Bridger, farm labourer
   
1st marriage Alfred Bridger
farm labourer
m: 20th Oct 1836 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexPhiladelphia Bridger 
 b: 1814 Benenden, Kent  b: 26th Mar 1817 Town Row Green, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 22nd Jun 1817 St. Denys Church, daughter of Benjamin Bridger (carpenter) and Sarah Bridger
d: November 1859 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 34 years
bur: 17th Nov 1859 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
        
 Harriet Ansley Frederick Nimrod Benjamin Philip George Ellen Rhoda 
 b: 1837 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 15th Jan 1837 St. Denys Church
 b: 14th Jun 1839 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 14th Jul 1839 St. Denys Church
 b: 11th Mar 1842 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 5th Mar 1843 St. Denys Church
 b: 21st Jan 1845 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Apr 1845 St. Denys Church
 b: 11th Sep 1847 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 7th Nov 1847 St. Denys Church
 b: 1st Aug 1850 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Sep 1850 St. Denys Church
 b: 1852 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 5th Dec 1852 St. Denys Church
 
                  
Parental
record
   
   
   
 Philip Benjamin Bridger
farm labourer
m: Apr to June 1885
registered at Tonbridge District, Kent ref: 1885 Q2 Vol 2a Page 987
Alice Funnell 
 b: 21st Jan 1845 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Apr 1845 St. Denys Church
  b: 1866 Southborough, Kent
  
         
Rhoda Florence Ella Albert Fred Alfred Alice May Constance Winnifred Quintus Roy 
b: 1886 Stitches, Eridge Green, Sussex
ch: 30th May 1886 Holy Trinity Church, daughter of Philip Benjamin Bridger (journeyman miller) and Alice Bridger
 b: 12th Dec 1887 Jarvis Brook, Sussex
ch: 1st Jul 1888 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Philip Bridger (labourer) and Alice Bridger
 b: 1890 Stone Cross, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 13th Apr 1890 Crowborough Chapel [a.k.a. All Saints Church], Crowborough, Sussex, son of Philip Bridger (labourer) and Alice Bridger
 b: 1893 Stone Cross, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 9th Jul 1893 St. Denys Church, son of Philip Bridger (labourer) and Alice Bridger
d: 18th Dec 1916 Belgium, killed in action aged 24 years
bur: after 18th Dec 1916 Ridge Wood Military Cemetery, Belgium
 b: 1896 Stone Cross, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 11th Oct 1896 St. Denys Church, son of Philip Benjamin Bridger (labourer) and Alice Bridger
 b: 1898 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 14th Aug 1898 Crowborough Chapel [a.k.a. All Saints Church], daughter of Philip Benjamin Bridger (labourer) and Alice Bridger
 b: 1900 Crowborough, Sussex b: 1905 Crowborough, Sussex 
Family
record

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