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Joseph Wickens, farmer, son of Benjamin Wickens, farm labourer and Elizabeth Wickens [Pearce]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
15th Jan 1842
Born
At Sheep Plain in the Parish of Crowborough, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
3rd Apr 1842
Christened
At St. Denys Church in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; son of Benjamin Wickens (labourer) and Eliza Wickens
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
30th Mar 1851
Census
At Ship Plain [Baileys Plot] in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Son; occupation Scholar
1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
1864
Birth of a daughter
Alice in the Parish of Tudeley-cum-Capel, Kent
1871 Census
Tudeley, Kent
 
Oct to Dec 1869
Married
Emma Helmsley; registered at Tonbridge District, Kent; ref: 1869 Q4 Vol 2a Page 819
Register of marriages
 
1877
Birth of a son
John in the Parish of Tudeley-cum-Capel, Kent
1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Sheeplain in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Mr Wickens, M, Head, age 35
1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
5th Apr 1891
Census
At Sheep plain in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Joseph Wickens, M, Head, married, age 48, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Farmer
1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
2nd Apr 1911
Census
At Fir Bank, Hurtis Hill in the Parish of Crowborough, Sussex; Joseph Wickens, M, Head, married, age 66, born Crowborough, Sussex; occupation: farmer on own farm
1911 Census
Crowborough, Sussex
 
7th Apr 1928
Died
At Hurtis Hill in the Parish of Crowborough, Sussex; registered at Uckfield District, Sussex; ref: June 1928 Vol 2b Page 169; aged 86 years
Probate Registry of England and Wales
 
3rd May 1928
Probate
Probate Registry of England and Wales
 
Wickens Joseph of Hurtis Hill Crowborough Sussex died 7 April 1928
Probate Lewes 3 May 1928 to Caleb Ernest Bailey oil merchant and William James Hemsley gardener
Effects £1434 8s 3d.

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Wickens, Wicken, Wecken, Wickan, Wickin, Wicking, Wickinge, Wickings, Wickins, Wickkin, Wykyn, Taylor Wickens family records
The ancestral pedigree of Joseph Wickens, farmer
  
 William Wickensm: 8th Mar 1736/37 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, SussexMary Nel 
 b: c 1715
d: October 1790 Rotherfield, Sussex, of Dennegate
bur: 7th Oct 1790 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: c 1715
d: February 1771 Rotherfield, Sussex, wife of William of Dengate
bur: 6th Feb 1771 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
              
Thomas  Jane  William  Sarah  John  Elizabeth Richard Mary 
b: 1737 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: after 30th Apr 1737 St. Denys Church, son of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
  b: 1739 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 16th Dec 1739 St. Denys Church, daughter of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
  b: 1743 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 15th Apr 1743 St. Denys Church, son of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
  b: 1744 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 14th Oct 1744 St. Denys Church, daughter of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
  b: 1748/49 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 24th Mar 1748/49 St. Denys Church, son of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
d: May 1824 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 75 years
bur: 30th May 1824 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1751 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Mar 1751 St. Denys Church, daughter of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
 b: 1755 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 26th Sep 1755 St. Denys Church, son of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
d: 6th Oct 1801 Rotherfield, Sussex, of Blackthorne Hill
bur: 9th Oct 1801 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1760 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 8th Jul 1760 St. Denys Church, daughter of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
 
  Mary Barbara William Hannah  Anne       
  b: 1738 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 10th Apr 1738 St. Denys Church, daughter of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
 b: 1741 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd Jan 1741/42 St. Denys Church, daughter of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
 b: 1744 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 24th Jun 1744 St. Denys Church, son of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
d: January 1828 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 83 years
bur: 7th Jan 1828 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1746 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 31st Mar 1746 St. Denys Church, daughter of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
  b: 1750 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 30th Mar 1750 St. Denys Church, daughter of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
       
                   
Great-Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 John Wickensm: 9th Jun 1778 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexSarah Izzard 
 b: 1748/49 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 24th Mar 1748/49 St. Denys Church, son of William Wickins and Mary Wickins
d: May 1824 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 75 years
bur: 30th May 1824 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: c 1755
d: December 1834 Rotherfield, Sussex, widow of John
bur: 3rd Dec 1834 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
   
 Sarah Joseph 
 b: 1781 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 8th Mar 1781 St. Denys Church, daughter of John Wickins and Sarah Wickins
 b: 1785 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 14th Aug 1785 St. Denys Church, son of John Wickins and Sarah Wickins
d: 1st Feb 1870 Crowborough, Sussex, aged 90 years registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: 1870 Q1 Vol 2b Page 77
 
      
Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 Joseph Wickens
farmer
m: 10th Dec 1807 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, SussexElizabeth Chapman 
 b: 1785 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 14th Aug 1785 St. Denys Church, son of John Wickins and Sarah Wickins
d: 1st Feb 1870 Crowborough, Sussex, aged 90 years registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: 1870 Q1 Vol 2b Page 77
  b: 1786 Withyham, Sussex
d: Oct to Dec 1851 registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: 1851 Q4 Vol 7 Page 392
  
        
 Benjamin Joseph Thomas Harriett James Mary Anne Eliza 
 b: 17th Oct 1808 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 20th Nov 1808 St. Denys Church, son of Joseph Wickens and Elizabeth Wickens
d: 1st Nov 1875 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 68 years
bur: 7th Nov 1875 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1st Nov 1810 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 9th Dec 1810 St. Denys Church, son of Joseph Wickens and Elizabeth Wickens
 b: 30th Nov 1812 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 31st Dec 1812 St. Denys Church, son of Joseph Wickens and Elizabeth Wickens
 b: 23rd Feb 1815 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 2nd Apr 1815 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Wickens (labourer) and Elizabeth Wickens
 b: 31st Aug 1819 Perrimans, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 17th Oct 1819 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Joseph Wickens (labourer) and Elizabeth Wickens
d: October 1885 Buxted, Sussex, aged 65 years
bur: 30th Oct 1885 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
 b: 24th Dec 1823 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 22nd Feb 1824 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Wickens (labourer) and Elizabeth Wickens
 b: 14th Feb 1826 Perrymans, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 23rd Apr 1826 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Wickens (labourer) and Elizabeth Wickens
 
                    
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 Benjamin Wickens
farm labourer
m: 21st Mar 1831 All Saints Church, Heathfield, SussexElizabeth Pearce 
 b: 17th Oct 1808 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 20th Nov 1808 St. Denys Church, son of Joseph Wickens and Elizabeth Wickens
d: 1st Nov 1875 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 68 years
bur: 7th Nov 1875 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1811 Sussex
d: Jan to Mar 1857 registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: 1857 Q1 Vol 2b Page 57
  
          
Eliza Ann  Harriet Frances Joseph Benjamin Caroline William Henry Jane Elizabeth 
b: December 1831 Adams Farm, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 11th Dec 1831 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Benjamin Wickens (labourer) and Eliza Wickens
  b: 1837 Adams Farm, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 12th Feb 1837 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Benjamin Wickens (labourer) and Eliza Wickens
 b: 4th Jul 1839 Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 4th Aug 1839 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Benjamin Wickens (labourer) and Eliza Wickens
 b: 15th Jan 1842 Sheep Plain, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 3rd Apr 1842 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Benjamin Wickens (labourer) and Eliza Wickens
d: 7th Apr 1928 Hurtis Hill, Crowborough, Sussex, aged 86 years registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: June 1928 Vol 2b Page 169
 b: 27th Jul 1845 Sheep Plain, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 7th Sep 1845 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Benjamin Wickens (farmer) and Eliza Wickens
 b: 6th May 1848 Sheep Plain, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 2nd Jul 1848 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Benjamin Wickens (labourer) and Eliza Wickens
 b: 1851 Sheep Plain, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 1st Jun 1851 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Benjamin Wickens (labourer) and Eliza Wickens
 b: 1856 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 12th Oct 1856 St. Denys Church, daughter of Benjamin Wickens (labourer) and Eliza Wickens
d: April 1857 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 8 months
bur: 5th Apr 1857 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
  Mary Ann                
  b: 1834 Adams Farm, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 16th Mar 1834 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Benjamin Wickens (shoemaker) and Eliza Wickens
                
                  
Parental
record
   
   
    
 Joseph Wickens
farmer
m: Oct to Dec 1869
registered at Tonbridge District, Kent ref: 1869 Q4 Vol 2a Page 819
Emma Helmsley 
 b: 15th Jan 1842 Sheep Plain, Crowborough, Sussex
ch: 3rd Apr 1842 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Benjamin Wickens (labourer) and Eliza Wickens
d: 7th Apr 1928 Hurtis Hill, Crowborough, Sussex, aged 86 years registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: June 1928 Vol 2b Page 169
  b: 1844 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 14th Jan 1844 St. Mary's Church, Speldhurst, Kent, daughter of John Hemsley and Sarah Hemsley
  
   
 Alice John 
 b: 1864 Tudeley-cum-Capel, Kent b: 1877 Tudeley-cum-Capel, Kent 
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record

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