The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for John Shewbridge, son of John Shewbridge and Mary Shewbridge [Pope]
Generation No. 1
  1. John Shewbridge was the son of John Shewbridge and Mary Shewbridge [Pope]. He was born Jul 1698 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 31st Jul 1698 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shewbridge & Mary Shewbridge; died Dec 1770 at Hartfield, Sussex; buried 28th Dec 1770 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  He married Mary Pollard on 19th Feb 1722/23 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. She was born c 1700. They had the following children:
2 iJohn who was born 1723 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 31st Dec 1723 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge & Mary Shoebridge; died Dec 1794 Hartfield, Sussex, senior; buried 20th Dec 1794 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  iiMary who was born 1725 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 21st Nov 1725 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of John Shoebridge & Mary Shoebridge
  iiiSarah who was born 1727/28 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 12th Feb 1727/28 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of John Shoebridge & Mary Shoebridge
  ivElizabeth who was born 1730 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 15th Nov 1730 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of John Shoebridge & Mary Shoebridge
  vSamuel who was born 1736 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 11th Apr 1736 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge & Mary Shoebridge
  viWilliam who was born 1738 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 21st Oct 1738 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge & Mary Shoebridge
   
Generation No. 2
  2. John Shoebridge was the son of John Shoebridge and Mary Shoebridge [Pollard]. He was born 1723 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 31st Dec 1723 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge & Mary Shoebridge; died Dec 1794 at Hartfield, Sussex, senior; buried 20th Dec 1794 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  He married Elizabeth Wood on 8th May 1760 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. She was born c 1740. They had the following children:
  iPhiladelphia who was born 1764 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 26th Nov 1764 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of John Shoebridge & Elizabeth Shoebridge; died Apr 1766 Hartfield, Sussex, infant; buried 16th Apr 1766 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  iiAnna who was born 1767 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 19th Jun 1767 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of John Shoebridge & Elizabeth Shoebridge
3 iiiLetitia who was born 1771 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 28th Apr 1771 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of John Shoebridge & Elizabeth Shoebridge
4 ivJohn who was born 1773 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 31st Oct 1773 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge & Elizabeth Shoebridge
5 vJesse who was born 1776 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 21st Jul 1776 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge & Elizabeth Shoebridge; died Feb 1848 Hartfield, Sussex, aged 71 years; buried 1st Feb 1848 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
   
Generation No. 3
  3. Letitia Dray [Shoebridge] was the daughter of John Shoebridge and Elizabeth Shoebridge [Wood]. She was born 1771 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 28th Apr 1771 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of John Shoebridge & Elizabeth Shoebridge
  She married John Dray on 13th Apr 1788 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. He was born 1760 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 14th Mar 1760 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJohn who was born 1789 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 5th Jan 1789 Hartfield, Sussex
  iiMary who was born 1795 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 31st May 1795 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
6 iiiGeorge who was born 1798 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 16th Jun 1798 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  ivAbraham who was born 1801 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 8th Mar 1801 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  vObed who was born 1802 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 12th Dec 1802 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  viEliza who was born 1804 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 4th Nov 1804 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  viiIsaiah who was born 1807 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 25th Feb 1807 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  viiiLaetitia who was born 1811 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 26th May 1811 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  ixRobert who was born 1814 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 6th Feb 1814 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  xAnn who was born 1815 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 26th Feb 1815 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
7 xiRichard who was born 1817 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 25th May 1817 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
   
  4. John Shoebridge was the son of John Shoebridge and Elizabeth Shoebridge [Wood]. He was born 1773 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 31st Oct 1773 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge & Elizabeth Shoebridge
  He married Margaret Card on 2nd Sep 1792 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. She was the daughter of William Card and Margaret Card [Avis]. She was born 1769 at Speldhurst, Kent; christened 23rd Jul 1769 at St. Mary's Church, Speldhurst, Kent. They had the following children:
  iJohn who was born Oct 1792 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 27th Oct 1792 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge & Margaret Shoebridge; died Nov 1793 Hartfield, Sussex, infant; buried 30th Nov 1793 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  iiWilliam who was born 1794 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 24th May 1794 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge & Margaret Shoebridge; died May 1796 Hartfield, Sussex, infant; buried 20th May 1796 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  iiiElizabeth who was born 1796 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 26th May 1796 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of John Shoebridge & Margaret Shoebridge
   
  5. Jesse Shoebridge, farm labourer was the son of John Shoebridge and Elizabeth Shoebridge [Wood]. He was born 1776 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 21st Jul 1776 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge & Elizabeth Shoebridge; died Feb 1848 at Hartfield, Sussex, aged 71 years; buried 1st Feb 1848 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  He married Caroline Weller on 19th Mar 1803 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. She was born 1778 at Ashurst, Kent; died May 1860 at Hartfield, Sussex, aged 83 years; buried 5th May 1860 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
8 iJohn who was born May 1803 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 29th May 1803 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of Jesse Shoebridge & Cary Shoebridge; died Aug 1881 Hartfield, Sussex, aged 78 years; buried 30th Aug 1881 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  iiMary who was born 1805 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 5th Mar 1805 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Jesse Shoebridge & Cary Shoebridge; died before 10th Mar 1805 Hartfield, Sussex, infant; buried 10th Mar 1805 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
9 iiiSarah who was born 1806 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 20th Apr 1806 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Jesse Shoebridge & Cary Shoebridge
  ivPhiladelphia who was born 1808 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 11th Sep 1808 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Jesse Shoebridge & Cary Shoebridge
  vJane who was born 1812 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 16th Feb 1812 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Jesse Shoebridge & Cary Shoebridge
10 viHarriet who was born 1816 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 21st Jan 1816 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Jesse Shoebridge (labourer) & Cary Shoebridge
11 viiMary Anne who was born 1819 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 4th Apr 1819 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Jesse Shoebridge (labourer) & Cary Shoebridge
   
Generation No. 4
  6. George Dray was the son of John Dray and Letitia Dray [Shoebridge]. He was born 1798 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 16th Jun 1798 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  He married ..... on c 1812. She was born c 1797. They had the following children:
  iChild who was born 1812
   
  7. Richard Dray was the son of John Dray and Letitia Dray [Shoebridge]. He was born 1817 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 25th May 1817 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  He married Emily Roder on 7th Mar 1846 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. She was born 1826 at Chalvington, Sussex. They had the following children:
12 iAlfred who was born 1847 at Withyham, Sussex
13 iiAbel who was born 1850 at Withyham, Sussex
14 iiiRobert who was born 1855 at Withyham, Sussex
15 ivFredrick who was born 1858 at Withyham, Sussex
  vHenry T. who was born 1861 at Ticehurst, Sussex
16 viAmos E. who was born 1865 at Withyham, Sussex
   
  8. John Shoebridge, labourer was the son of Jesse Shoebridge, farm labourer and Caroline Shoebridge [Weller]. He was born May 1803 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 29th May 1803 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of Jesse Shoebridge & Cary Shoebridge; died Aug 1881 at Hartfield, Sussex, aged 78 years; buried 30th Aug 1881 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  He married Esther Heasman on 26th Dec 1826 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. She was the daughter of Samuel Heasman and Elizabeth Heasman [Ellis]. She was born 1806 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 19th Jan 1806 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex; died Apr 1887 at Hartfield, Sussex, aged 71 years; buried 14th Apr 1887 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJesse who was born 1827 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 15th Apr 1827 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge (labourer) & Hester Shoebridge
17 iiJane who was born 1829 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Aug 1829 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of John Shoebridge (labourer) & Hester Shoebridge
  iiiJames who was born 1832 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 15th Jan 1832 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge (labourer) & Esther Shoebridge
18 ivJasper who was born 1834 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Feb 1834 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge (labourer) & Hester Shoebridge
19 vJohn who was born 1835 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 6th Dec 1835 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge (labourer) & Hester Shoebridge
20 viJoseph who was born 1838 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 14th Oct 1838 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge (labourer) & Hester Shoebridge
  viiHester who was born 1841 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 14th Mar 1841 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of John Shoebridge (labourer) & Hester Shoebridge
  viiiHarriet who was born 1844 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 28th Apr 1844 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of John Shoebridge (labourer) & Hester Shoebridge
   
  9. Sarah Hesman [Shoebridge] was the daughter of Jesse Shoebridge, farm labourer and Caroline Shoebridge [Weller]. She was born 1806 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 20th Apr 1806 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Jesse Shoebridge & Cary Shoebridge
  She married Samuel Hesman on 2nd Oct 1824 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex. He was the son of James Heasman and Elizabeth Heasman [Turk]. He was born 1799 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 9th Jun 1799 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
21 iHarriett who was born 1825 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Oct 1825 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
22 iiPhiladelphia who was born 1829 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 29th Mar 1829 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
23 iiiJane who was born 1831 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 30th Oct 1831 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  ivJesse who was born 1834 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 22nd Jun 1834 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  vMary Ann who was born 1836 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 25th Sep 1836 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
24 viThomas who was born 1839 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 24th Mar 1839 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
25 viiAnn who was born 1842 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 9th Jan 1842 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  viiiHannah who was born 1845 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 16th Jan 1848 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  ixEmily who was born 1848 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 16th Jan 1848 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
   
  10. Harriet Edwards [Shoebridge] was the daughter of Jesse Shoebridge, farm labourer and Caroline Shoebridge [Weller]. She was born 1816 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 21st Jan 1816 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Jesse Shoebridge (labourer) & Cary Shoebridge
  She married Obadiah Edwards on 22nd Nov 1834 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. He was the son of Thomas Edwards, farmer and Sarah Edwards [Edwards]. He was born 1810 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 18th Feb 1810 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
26 iObadiah who was born 1835 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 10th Jan 1835 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  iiFrances who was born 1836 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 20th Mar 1836 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  iiiAlfred who was born 1838 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 14th Oct 1838 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  ivJames who was born 1841 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 7th Nov 1841 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  vHarriet who was born 1844 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 10th Mar 1844 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  viJoseph who was born 1845 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 25th Dec 1845 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  viiBenjamin who was born 1845 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 25th Dec 1845 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  viiiJane who was born 1848 at Hartfield, Sussex
   
  11. Mary Anne Divall [Shoebridge] was the daughter of Jesse Shoebridge, farm labourer and Caroline Shoebridge [Weller]. She was born 1819 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 4th Apr 1819 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Jesse Shoebridge (labourer) & Cary Shoebridge
  She married Edward Divall on 11th Feb 1837 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. He was the son of Thomas Divell, farmer and Elizabeth Divell [Mitchell]. He was born 1817 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 21st Sep 1817 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJames who was born 1838 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 18th Feb 1838 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  iiFrances who was born 1840 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 10th May 1840 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  iiiEdward who was born 1845 at Hartfield, Sussex
  ivJesse who was born 1847 at Hartfield, Sussex
  vAlfred who was born 1849 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 27th May 1849 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
   
Generation No. 5
  12. Alfred Dray was the son of Richard Dray, farm labourer and Emily Dray [Roder]. He was born 1847 at Withyham, Sussex
  He married Emily Still on 20th Aug 1865 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. She was born 1844 at Withyham, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iWilliam who was born 1865 at Withyham, Sussex
  iiEdward who was born 1867 at Withyham, Sussex
  iiiAda who was born 1869 at Withyham, Sussex
  ivFanny who was born 1871 at Withyham, Sussex
  vRichard who was born 1876 at Withyham, Sussex
  viHerbert who was born 1879 at Withyham, Sussex
  viiAlfred who was born 1883 at Withyham, Sussex
  viiiErnest who was born 1885 at Withyham, Sussex
  ixAlice who was born 1887 at Withyham, Sussex
   
  13. Abel Dray was the son of Richard Dray, farm labourer and Emily Dray [Roder]. He was born 1850 at Withyham, Sussex
  He married Sarah Ann Chewter on 27th Aug 1870 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. She was the daughter of James Chewter, farm labourer and Anne Chewter [Neave]. She was born 1852 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 25th Apr 1852 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iFredrick C. who was born 1873 at Withyham, Sussex
  iiMinnie F. who was born 1879 at Withyham, Sussex
   
  14. Robert Dray was the son of Richard Dray, farm labourer and Emily Dray [Roder]. He was born 1855 at Withyham, Sussex
  iBertha L who was born 1882 at Withyham, Sussex
  iiBeatrice E who was born 1887 at Withyham, Sussex
   
  15. Fredrick Dray was the son of Richard Dray, farm labourer and Emily Dray [Roder]. He was born 1858 at Withyham, Sussex
  He married Isabella ..... on c 1879. She was born 1861 at Withyham, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iHarriet L who was born 1887 at Withyham, Sussex
  iiGertrude J who was born 1888 at Withyham, Sussex
   
  16. Amos E. Dray was the son of Richard Dray, farm labourer and Emily Dray [Roder]. He was born 1865 at Withyham, Sussex
  He married Louisa ..... on c 1885. She was born 1865 at Burgess Hill, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iEmily L M who was born 1890 at Burgess Hill, Sussex
   
  17. Jane Shoebridge was the daughter of John Shoebridge, labourer and Esther Shoebridge [Heasman]. She was born 1829 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Aug 1829 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of John Shoebridge (labourer) & Hester Shoebridge
  She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
27 iEdward Kenwood who was born 1850 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 17th Mar 1850 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, illegitimate son of Jane Shoebridge
   
  18. Jasper Shoebridge was the son of John Shoebridge, labourer and Esther Shoebridge [Heasman]. He was born 1834 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Feb 1834 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge (labourer) & Hester Shoebridge
  He married Armenia Smith on 7th Jun 1874 at Walworth, Surrey. She was born 1844 at Vernham Dean, Hampshire
   
  19. John Shoebridge was the son of John Shoebridge, labourer and Esther Shoebridge [Heasman]. He was born 1835 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 6th Dec 1835 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge (labourer) & Hester Shoebridge
  He married Mary Start on 8th May 1864 at Croydon, Surrey. She was the daughter of Alexander Start, farm labourer and Mary Start [Card]. She was born 1836 at Frant, Sussex; christened 4th Sep 1836 at St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex, daughter of Alexander Start (labourer) and Mary Start
   
  20. Joseph Shoebridge, farm labourer was the son of John Shoebridge, labourer and Esther Shoebridge [Heasman]. He was born 1838 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 14th Oct 1838 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of John Shoebridge (labourer) & Hester Shoebridge
  He married Charlotte Rumary on Apr to June 1860, registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex, ref: 1860 Q2 Vol 2b Page 109. She was born 1838 at Worth, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iCharlotte who was born 1871 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 31st Dec 1871 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Shoebridge (labourer) & Charlotte Shoebridge
  iiJoseph who was born 1874 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 9th Aug 1874 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of Joseph Shoebridge (labourer) & Charlotte Shoebridge
  iiiHester who was born 1876 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 1st May 1876 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Shoebridge (labourer) & Charlotte Shoebridge
  ivHarriet who was born 1876 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 1st May 1876 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Shoebridge (labourer) & Charlotte Shoebridge; died Apr 1878 Hartfield, Sussex, aged 2 years; buried 21st Apr 1878 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  vElizabeth who was born 1877 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 22nd Jul 1877 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Shoebridge (labourer) & Charlotte Shoebridge
   
  21. Harriett Friend [Heasman] was the daughter of Samuel Hesman, farm labourer and Sarah Hesman [Shoebridge]. She was born 1825 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Oct 1825 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  She married George Friend on 7th Nov 1847 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. He was born 1822. They had the following children:
  iEmily who was born 1849 at Withyham, Sussex
  iiThomas who was born 1851 at Withyham, Sussex
   
  22. Philadelphia Neve [Groombridge] [Heasman] was the daughter of Samuel Hesman, farm labourer and Sarah Hesman [Shoebridge]. She was born 1829 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 29th Mar 1829 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  She married (1) Thomas Groombridge on 26th Apr 1851 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. He was the son of James Groombridge, farm labourer and Rebecca Groombridge [Carr]. He was born 1826 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 5th Mar 1826 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iFanny who was born 1856 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 28th Dec 1856 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
28 iiJames who was born 1859 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 1st Jan 1860 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  iiiGeorge Samuel who was born 1862 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 16th Mar 1862 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  ivBetsy who was born 1864 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 15th May 1864 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  vJesse who was born 1871 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 28th May 1871 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  She married (2) William Neve on 18th Jan 1873 at St. John's Chapel, Withyham, Sussex. He was the son of David Neve, farmer and Jane Neve [Adams]. He was born 1833 at Withyham, Sussex
   
  23. Jane Heasman [Heasman] was the daughter of Samuel Hesman, farm labourer and Sarah Hesman [Shoebridge]. She was born 1831 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 30th Oct 1831 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  She married Michael Heasman on 6th Apr 1854 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex, ref: 1854 Q2 Vol 2b Page 156. He was the son of Samuel Heasman and Mary Heasman [Wise]. He was born 1827 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 29th Aug 1827 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iFanny who was born 1856 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 22nd Jun 1856 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  iiSarah A. who was born 1860 at Withyham, Sussex
  iiiSamuel who was born 1862 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 23rd Nov 1862 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  ivAlice who was born 1865 at Withyham, Sussex
  vEmily who was born 1867 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 11th Aug 1867 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  viAgnes who was born 1871 at Penshurst, Kent
   
  24. Thomas Heasman, railway platelayer was the son of Samuel Hesman, farm labourer and Sarah Hesman [Shoebridge]. He was born 1839 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 24th Mar 1839 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  He married Emma Stubbs on Oct to Dec 1865, registered at Alresford District, Hampshire, ref: 1865 Q4 Vol 2c Page 311. She was born 1843 at Ropley, Hampshire. They had the following children:
  iFrank who was born 1868 at New Alresford, Hampshire
  iiFrederick who was born 1870 at New Alresford, Hampshire
   
  25. Ann Payne [Harman] [Heasman] was the daughter of Samuel Hesman, farm labourer and Sarah Hesman [Shoebridge]. She was born 1842 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 9th Jan 1842 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  She married (1) Edward Harman on Apr to June 1861, registered at Reigate District, Surrey, ref: 1861Q2 Vol 2a Page 199. He was the son of Edward Harman, farm labourer and Amelia Harman [Elliott]. He was born 1841 at East Grinstead, Sussex; died Mar 1865 at East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 27 years; buried 20th Mar 1865 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iEdward George who was born 1865 at Ashurst, Kent; christened 30th Apr 1865 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex, son of Edward (labourer, deceased) & Ann Harman
  She married (2) Richard Payne on Oct to Dec 1867, registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex, ref: 1867 Q4 Vol 2b Page 229. He was the son of Charles Payne, farm labourer and Elizabeth Payne [Hartfield]. He was born 1844 at East Grinstead, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iGeorge who was born 1868 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 26th Jul 1868 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex, son of Richard Payne (labourer) and Ann Payne
29 iiRichard who was born 1870 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 30th Jan 1870 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex, son of Richard Payne (labourer) and Ann Payne
  iiiRosina who was born 1872 at East Grinstead, Sussex
  ivHannah who was born 1874 at Shovelstrode Cottage, East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 26th Apr 1874 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex, daughter of Richard Payne (cowman) and Ann Payne; died Feb 1875 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 11 months; buried 4th Feb 1875 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
  vWilliam T. who was born 1876 at East Grinstead, Sussex
  viEdith Mary who was born 1879 at East Grinstead, Sussex
  viiFlorence who was born 1881 at East Grinstead, Sussex
  viiiCharles who was born 1884 at East Grinstead, Sussex
   
  26. Obadiah Edwards was the son of Obadiah Edwards, bricklayer and Harriet Edwards [Shoebridge]. He was born 1835 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 10th Jan 1835 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  He married Margaret ..... on c 1855. She was born c 1835. They had the following children:
  iFrank Obadiah who was born 1858 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 7th Feb 1858 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  iiRobert who was born 1865 at Eridge Green, Sussex; christened 26th Nov 1865 Holy Trinity Church, Eridge Green, Sussex
   
Generation No. 6
  27. Edward Kenwood Shoebridge, farm labourer was the son of unknown father and Jane Shoebridge. He was born 1850 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 17th Mar 1850 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, illegitimate son of Jane Shoebridge
  He married Ellen Read on Oct to Dec 1874, registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex, ref: 1874 Q4 Vol 2b Page 249. She was born 1854 at Surrey; died May 1886 at Hartfield, Sussex, aged 31 years; buried 8th May 1886 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iHelen who was born 1875 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 4th Apr 1875 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Edward Shoebridge (labourer) & Helen Shoebridge
  iiJohn who was born 1877 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 22nd Apr 1877 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of Edward Shoebridge (labourer) & Ellen Shoebridge
  iiiLaura who was born 1880 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 25th Jan 1880 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Edward Shoebridge (labourer) & Ellen Shoebridge
  ivFlorence who was born 1882 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 28th May 1882 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Edward Shoebridge (labourer) & Ellen Shoebridge
  vBertha who was born 1886 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 26th Apr 1886 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, daughter of Edward Shoebridge (labourer) & Ellen Shoebridge
  viNed who was born 1886 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 26th Apr 1886 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex, son of Edward Shoebridge (labourer) & Ellen Shoebridge
   
  28. James Groombridge was the son of Thomas Groombridge and Philadelphia Groombridge [Heasman]. He was born 1859 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 1st Jan 1860 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  He married Harriet ..... on c 1878. She was born 1862 at Withyham, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iGeorge who was born 1880 at Withyham, Sussex
  iiAlice who was born 1889 at Hartfield, Sussex
   
  29. Richard Payne, stockman was the son of Richard Payne, stockman and Ann Payne [Harman]. He was born 1870 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 30th Jan 1870 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex, son of Richard Payne (labourer) and Ann Payne
  He married Mary Jane Goddard on Oct to Dec 1890, registered at Cuckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1890 Q4 Vol 2b Page 294. She was born 1873 at Cuckfield, Sussex
   

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