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Maria Harman [Leonard], daughter of Abraham Leonard and Sarah Leonard [Botten]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
1788
Born
In the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
16th Mar 1788
Christened
At St. Denys Church in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
11th Feb 1808
Married
James Harman at St. Denys Church in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Marriage Registers
 
1809
Birth of a daughter
Leah in the Parish of Mereworth, Kent
Fred Harman
 
1811
Birth of a daughter
Sarah in the Parish of Mereworth, Kent
Fred Harman
 
1814
Birth of a daughter
Caroline in the Parish of Mereworth, Kent
Fred Harman
 
4th Feb 1816
Birth of a son
James in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
18th Nov 1818
Birth of a son
William in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
14th Feb 1821
Birth of a son
Thomas in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
29th Jun 1823
Birth of a daughter
Harriet Rebecca in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
16th Apr 1826
Birth of a son
Charles in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
14th Jan 1829
Birth of a son
John in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
6th Sep 1834
Birth of a son
Obed at Gilhams Birch in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
6th Jun 1841
Census
At Village in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Lydia Harman, F, [Wife], age 54, born Sussex
1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
Nov 1848
Died
In the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; aged 61 years, wife of James
Rotherfield Burial Registers
 
11th Nov 1848
Buried
At St. Denys Church in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Burial Registers
 
Nov 2003
Contributed by
Fred Harman
Fred Harman
 

James Harman was named after his father's twin brother and my next inline of descent. James married Mariah Lennard on the 11th February 1808 at St. Denys church, Rotherfield. James at this time was aged 22. Like his father Thomas he also was a stonemason and bricklayer and probably served his time with his father, as did his older brother Thomas. For some unknown reason James and Mariah moved to Mereworth in Kent about 50 miles from Rotherfield. It is here that their first three children who were all girls were born and baptisms were recorded …


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Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Harman, Harmen, Harmon, Hermon family records
Leonard, Lenard, Lennard, Lennoard, Leannard family records
The ancestral pedigree of Maria Harman [Leonard]
  
 John Leonardm: 31st Oct 1723 St. Mary's Church, Speldhurst, KentMargaret Holman 
 b: c 1700  b: c 1700
  
       
 Margaret John Margaret Thomas Elizabeth Abraham 
 b: 1724 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 16th Feb 1724 St. Denys Church
 b: 1726 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 20th Apr 1726 St. Denys Church
 b: 1734 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 14th Mar 1734 St. Denys Church
 b: 1739 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 15th May 1739 St. Denys Church
 b: 1742 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Mar 1742 St. Denys Church
 b: 1747 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Nov 1747 St. Denys Church
d: April 1821 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 73 years
bur: 20th Apr 1821 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
               
Grandfather record
   
   
   
 Abraham Leonardm: 21st Apr 1772 St. Mary's Church, Speldhurst, KentSarah Botten 
 b: 1747 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Nov 1747 St. Denys Church
d: April 1821 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 73 years
bur: 20th Apr 1821 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1750
d: April 1816 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 66 years
bur: 5th Apr 1816 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
           
William  Sarah  Thomas James Stephen Hannah Maria Jane 
b: 23rd Apr 1772 Speldhurst, Kent
ch: 23rd Apr 1772 St. John's Church, Groombridge, Kent and Sussex
  b: 1775 Speldhurst, Kent
ch: 5th Mar 1775 St. John's Church, Groombridge, Kent and Sussex
d: May 1846 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 72 years
bur: 13th May 1846 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1779 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 18th Apr 1779 St. Denys Church
 b: 1781 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 25th Nov 1781 St. Denys Church
 b: 1784 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 2nd May 1784 St. Denys Church
 b: 1786 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 29th Jan 1786 St. Denys Church
d: September 1838 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 54 years
bur: 23rd Sep 1838 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1788 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 16th Mar 1788 St. Denys Church
d: November 1848 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 61 years, wife of James
bur: 11th Nov 1848 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1791 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 12th Jun 1791 St. Denys Church
 
  Elizabeth  Mary                
  b: 1773 Speldhurst, Kent
ch: 18th Jul 1773 St. John's Church, Groombridge, Kent and Sussex
  b: 1777 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 23rd Feb 1777 St. Denys Church
                
                     
Parental record
   
   
    
1st marriage James Harman
bricklayer
m: 11th Feb 1808 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexMaria Leonard 
 b: 1788 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 27th Jul 1788 St. Denys Church
d: January 1869 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 81 years
bur: 10th Jan 1869 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1788 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 16th Mar 1788 St. Denys Church
d: November 1848 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 61 years, wife of James
bur: 11th Nov 1848 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
           
Leah  Caroline  William Thomas Harriet Rebecca Charles John Obed 
b: 1809 Mereworth, Kent
ch: 25th May 1809
d: 19th Jan 1837 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: after 19th Jan 1837 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1814 Mereworth, Kent
ch: 7th Apr 1814
  b: 18th Nov 1818 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd Jan 1819 St. Denys Church, son of James (bricklayer) & Mary Harman
d: 7th Jul 1900 Alderbrook [als Elder Brook] Farm, Crowborough, Sussex
bur: after 7th Jul 1900 All Saints Church, Crowborough, Sussex
 b: 14th Feb 1821 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd Jun 1821 St. Denys Church, son of James (bricklayer) & Mary Harman
d: 30th Sep 1866 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 43 years
bur: 3rd Oct 1866 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 29th Jun 1823 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 17th Aug 1823 St. Denys Church, daugher of James (mason) & Maria Harmer [sic]
d: c August 1851 Rotherfield, Sussex registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: 1851 Q3 Vol 7 Page 372
 b: 16th Apr 1826 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 25th Jun 1826 St. Denys Church, son of James (bricklayer) & Maria Harman
d: 9th Jan 1876
 b: 14th Jan 1829 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Mar 1829 St. Denys Church, son of James (bricklayer) & Maria Harman
d: 27th Jun 1917 Cottage Hill, No 2, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 6th Sep 1834 Gilhams Birch, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Sep 1834 St. Denys Church, son of James (bricklayer) & Maria Harman
d: 1st Jan 1835 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 4 months, son of James & Maria
bur: 7th Jan 1835 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
   Sarah  James                 
   b: 1811 Mereworth, Kent
ch: 10th Nov 1811
d: 28th Dec 1904 Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 4th Feb 1816 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd Mar 1816 St. Denys Church, son of James (bricklayer) & Maria Harman
d: 1st May 1891 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 72 years
bur: 15th May 1891 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
                 
                         
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