The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Ancestry report for Alfred Sands, son of James Sands, farm labourer and Harriet Sands [Gilbert]
Generation No. 1
1. Alfred Sands was the son of (2) James Sands, farm labourer and (3) Harriet Sands [Gilbert]. He was born 1858 at Lamberhurst, Kent and Sussex
 
Generation No. 2
2. James Sands, farm labourer was the son of (4) Samuel Sands, farm labourer and (5) Ann Sands [Weston]. He was born 1824 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 19th Dec 1824 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
He married Harriet Gilbert on 8th Oct 1854 at St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, Sussex. She was the daughter of George Gilbert, farm labourer and Harriett Gilbert [Saunders]. She was born 1835 at Town Row, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 18th Oct 1835 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iWalter who was born 1855 Rotherfield, Sussex
iiAlfred who was born 1858 Lamberhurst, Kent and Sussex
iiiEmily who was born 1861 Lamberhurst, Kent and Sussex
ivGeorge who was born 1863 Lamberhurst, Kent and Sussex
vMary Ann who was born 1865 Lamberhurst, Kent and Sussex
viAmos who was born 1867 Frant, Sussex
viiDavid who was born 1871 Frant, Sussex
 
3. Harriett Sands [Gilbert] was the daughter of (6) George Gilbert, farm labourer and (7) Harriett Gilbert [Saunders]. She was born 1835 at Town Row, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 18th Oct 1835 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
She married James Sands on 8th Oct 1854 at St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, Sussex. He was the son of Samuel Sands, farm labourer and Ann Sands [Weston]. He was born 1824 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 19th Dec 1824 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands. They had the following children:
iWalter who was born 1855 Rotherfield, Sussex
iiAlfred who was born 1858 Lamberhurst, Kent and Sussex
iiiEmily who was born 1861 Lamberhurst, Kent and Sussex
ivGeorge who was born 1863 Lamberhurst, Kent and Sussex
vMary Ann who was born 1865 Lamberhurst, Kent and Sussex
viAmos who was born 1867 Frant, Sussex
viiDavid who was born 1871 Frant, Sussex
 
Generation No. 3
4. Samuel Sands, farm labourer was the son of (8) Thomas Sands, farm labourer and (9) Hannah Sands [Medhurst]. He was born 1793 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1793 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Thomas Sands and Hannah Sands; died 1879 at Hadlow Down, Sussex, aged 86 years; buried 5th Aug 1879 at St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
He married Ann Weston on 20th Oct 1813 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. She was born 1792 at Mayfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iMary Ann who was born 8th Aug 1814 Stile House, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 16th Oct 1814 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands; died 1831 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 16 years; buried 23rd Mar 1831 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
iiHannah who was born 1816 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 17th Mar 1816 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
iiiSamuel who was born 1818 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 25th Jan 1818 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
ivThomas who was born 1819 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 26th Dec 1819 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
vWilliam who was born 1821 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 30th Sep 1821 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
viSolomon who was born 1823 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 9th Mar 1823 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands; died 1867 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 43 years; buried 14th Mar 1867 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiJames who was born 1824 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 19th Dec 1824 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
viiiCaroline who was born 1826 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 21st May 1826 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
ixGeorge who was born 1828 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 14th Sep 1828 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
xAmos who was born 1831 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 9th Oct 1831 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
xiDavid who was born 1833 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1833 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
xiiAnn who was born 1834 Little Broadreed, Mayfield, Sussex; christened 26th Oct 1834 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
xiiiEllen who was born 1836 Broad Road, Mayfield, Sussex; christened 1st May 1836 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
xivCharles who was born 1838 Little Broadreed, Mayfield, Sussex; christened 19th Aug 1838 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
 
5. Ann Sands [Weston] She was born 1792 at Mayfield, Sussex
She married Samuel Sands on 20th Oct 1813 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. He was the son of Thomas Sands, farm labourer and Hannah Sands [Medhurst]. He was born 1793 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1793 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Thomas Sands and Hannah Sands; died 1879 at Hadlow Down, Sussex, aged 86 years; buried 5th Aug 1879 at St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex. They had the following children:
iMary Ann who was born 8th Aug 1814 Stile House, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 16th Oct 1814 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands; died 1831 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 16 years; buried 23rd Mar 1831 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
iiHannah who was born 1816 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 17th Mar 1816 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
iiiSamuel who was born 1818 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 25th Jan 1818 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
ivThomas who was born 1819 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 26th Dec 1819 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
vWilliam who was born 1821 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 30th Sep 1821 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
viSolomon who was born 1823 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 9th Mar 1823 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands; died 1867 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 43 years; buried 14th Mar 1867 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiJames who was born 1824 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 19th Dec 1824 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
viiiCaroline who was born 1826 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 21st May 1826 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
ixGeorge who was born 1828 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 14th Sep 1828 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
xAmos who was born 1831 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 9th Oct 1831 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
xiDavid who was born 1833 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1833 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
xiiAnn who was born 1834 Little Broadreed, Mayfield, Sussex; christened 26th Oct 1834 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
xiiiEllen who was born 1836 Broad Road, Mayfield, Sussex; christened 1st May 1836 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
xivCharles who was born 1838 Little Broadreed, Mayfield, Sussex; christened 19th Aug 1838 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex, son of Samuel Sands (labourer) and Ann Sands
 
6. George Gilbart, farm labourer was the son of unknown father and (10) Elizabeth Gilbert. He was born 1804 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 29th Jan 1804 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
He married Harriett Saunders on 6th Aug 1826 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. She was born 1809 at Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iWilliam George who was born 1827 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 4th Feb 1827 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
iiGeorge who was born 8th Oct 1828 Stitches, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 23rd Nov 1828 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiJames who was born 5th Sep 1830 Town Row, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 18th Oct 1835 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivObed who was born 1833 Town Row, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 23rd Jun 1833 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
vHarriett who was born 1835 Town Row, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 18th Oct 1835 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viAmos who was born 12th Feb 1838 Frights, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 21st Feb 1838 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiMercy who was born 8th Apr 1841 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Dec 1844 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiiElizabeth Martha who was born 16th Sep 1843 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Dec 1844 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ixMary who was born 9th Nov 1845 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Feb 1846 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
7. Harriett Gilbert [Saunders] She was born 1809 at Rotherfield, Sussex
She married George Gilbert on 6th Aug 1826 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. He was the son of unknown father and Elizabeth Gilbert. He was born 1804 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 29th Jan 1804 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iWilliam George who was born 1827 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 4th Feb 1827 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
iiGeorge who was born 8th Oct 1828 Stitches, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 23rd Nov 1828 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiJames who was born 5th Sep 1830 Town Row, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 18th Oct 1835 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivObed who was born 1833 Town Row, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 23rd Jun 1833 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
vHarriett who was born 1835 Town Row, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 18th Oct 1835 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viAmos who was born 12th Feb 1838 Frights, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 21st Feb 1838 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiMercy who was born 8th Apr 1841 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Dec 1844 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiiElizabeth Martha who was born 16th Sep 1843 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Dec 1844 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ixMary who was born 9th Nov 1845 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Feb 1846 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
Generation No. 4
8. Thomas Sands, farm labourer He was born 1755 at Sussex
He married Hannah Medhurst on 28th Jun 1790 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. She was born 1755 at Sussex. They had the following children:
iJoseph who was born 1791 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 14th Jun 1791 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Thomas Sands and Hannah Sands
iiSamuel who was born 1793 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1793 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Thomas Sands and Hannah Sands; died 1879 Hadlow Down, Sussex, aged 86 years; buried 5th Aug 1879 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
iiiPhiladelphia who was born 1796 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Jan 1796 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Thomas Sands and Hannah Sands
ivThomas who was born 1797 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 29th Oct 1797 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Thomas Sands and Hannah Sands
 
9. Hannah Sands [Medhurst] She was born 1755 at Sussex
She married Thomas Sands on 28th Jun 1790 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. He was born 1755 at Sussex. They had the following children:
iJoseph who was born 1791 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 14th Jun 1791 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Thomas Sands and Hannah Sands
iiSamuel who was born 1793 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1793 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Thomas Sands and Hannah Sands; died 1879 Hadlow Down, Sussex, aged 86 years; buried 5th Aug 1879 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
iiiPhiladelphia who was born 1796 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Jan 1796 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Thomas Sands and Hannah Sands
ivThomas who was born 1797 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 29th Oct 1797 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Thomas Sands and Hannah Sands
 
10. Elizabeth Gillbert was the daughter of (11) Robert Gilbert and (12) Catherine Gilbert. She was born 1784 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 11th Jul 1784 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
iGeorge who was born 1804 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 29th Jan 1804 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
Generation No. 5
11. Robert Gilbert He was born c 1755
He married Catherine ..... on c 1775. She was born c 1755. They had the following children:
iJenney who was born 1777 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 15th Feb 1777 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiRobert who was born 1779 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 24th Jan 1779 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiJames who was born 1781 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 21st Jan 1781 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivThomas who was born 1781 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 21st Jan 1781 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
vJohn who was born 1782 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 27th Oct 1782 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viElizabeth who was born 1784 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 11th Jul 1784 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiPhilley who was born 1786 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 19th Mar 1786 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiiBenjamin who was born 1788 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 25th May 1788 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ixWilliam who was born 1790 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 12th Dec 1790 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xAnn who was born 1793 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1793 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xiMary who was born 1797 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 27th Aug 1797 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
12. Catherine Gilbert She was born c 1755
She married Robert Gilbert on c 1775. He was born c 1755. They had the following children:
iJenney who was born 1777 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 15th Feb 1777 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiRobert who was born 1779 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 24th Jan 1779 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiJames who was born 1781 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 21st Jan 1781 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivThomas who was born 1781 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 21st Jan 1781 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
vJohn who was born 1782 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 27th Oct 1782 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viElizabeth who was born 1784 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 11th Jul 1784 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiPhilley who was born 1786 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 19th Mar 1786 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiiBenjamin who was born 1788 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 25th May 1788 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ixWilliam who was born 1790 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 12th Dec 1790 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xAnn who was born 1793 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1793 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xiMary who was born 1797 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 27th Aug 1797 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 

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