The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for James Bellingham
Generation No. 1
  1. James Bellingham He was born c 1710
  He married Elizabeth Baker on 22nd Aug 1738 at The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church, Etchingham, Sussex. She was born c 1710. They had the following children:
2 iJames who was born 1739 at Salehurst, Sussex; christened 21st Oct 1739 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex, son of James & Elizabeth Bellingham; died Jun 1797 Hawkhurst, Kent; buried 4th Jun 1797 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent
   
Generation No. 2
  2. James Bellingham was the son of James Bellingham and Elizabeth Bellingham [Baker]. He was born 1739 at Salehurst, Sussex; christened 21st Oct 1739 at St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex, son of James & Elizabeth Bellingham; died Jun 1797 at Hawkhurst, Kent; buried 4th Jun 1797 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent
  He married (1) Elizabeth ..... on c 1760. She was born c 1740; died Feb 1767 at Hawkhurst, Kent, wife of James; buried 17th Feb 1767 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent. They had the following children:
  iJames who was born 1761 at Salehurst, Sussex; christened 23rd Sep 1761 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex, son of James & Elizabeth Bellingham; died Sep 1836 Hawkhurst, Kent, aged 75 years; buried 4th Sep 1836 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent
3 iiFrancis who was born 1763 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 2nd Feb 1763 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of James & … Bellingham
  iiiThomas who was born 1764 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 16th Dec 1764 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of James & Elizabeth Bellingham
4 ivSamuel who was born 1766 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 6th Jun 1766 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of James & Elizabeth Bellingham; died Oct 1803 Hawkhurst, Kent, aged 35 years; buried 2nd Oct 1803 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent
  He married (2) Sarah Jones on 14th May 1768 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, witnesses: George Hood and Richard Gilham. She was born c 1748. They had the following children:
  iMary who was born before 17th May 1768 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 17th May 1768 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, daughter of James & Sarah Bellingham
  iiElizabeth who was born 1769 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 2nd Jul 1769 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, daughter of James & Sarah Bellingham
  iiiSarah who was born 1771 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 28th Oct 1771 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, daughter of James & Sarah Bellingham
5 ivNicholas (Nathaniel) who was born 1773 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 24th Feb 1773 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of James & Sarah Bellingham
  vEleanor who was born 1775 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 15th Aug 1775 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, daughter of James & Sarah Bellingham
6 viWilliam who was born 1778 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 31st Aug 1778 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of James & Sarah Bellingham
   
Generation No. 3
  3. Francis Bellingham was the son of James Bellingham and Elizabeth Bellingham. He was born 1763 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 2nd Feb 1763 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of James & … Bellingham
  He married Mary Rogers on 23rd Dec 1790 at St Dunstan's Church, Cranbrook, Kent, witnesses: John Rogers and Daniel Mallyan. She was born c 1770
   
  4. Samuel Bellingham was the son of James Bellingham and Elizabeth Bellingham. He was born 1766 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 6th Jun 1766 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of James & Elizabeth Bellingham; died Oct 1803 at Hawkhurst, Kent, aged 35 years; buried 2nd Oct 1803 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent
  He married Sarah Chittenden on 31st Oct 1790 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, witnesses: E Chittenden and Fr Bellinghm. She was born c 1770. They had the following children:
  iSamuel who was born 1791 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 14th Apr 1791 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of Samuel & Sarah Bellingham
  iiThomas who was born 1792 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 9th Nov 1792 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of Samuel & Sarah Bellingham
  iiiSarah who was born 1795 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 19th May 1795 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, daughter of Samuel & Sarah Bellingham
  ivFrancis who was born 1798 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 21st Mar 1798 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of Samuel & Sarah Bellingham
  vMary who was born 1799 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 1st Sep 1799 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, daughter of Samuel & Sarah Bellingham; died Mar 1801 Hawkhurst, Kent, infant; buried 8th Mar 1801 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent
  viElizabeth who was born 1801 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 2nd Aug 1801 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, daughter of Samuel & Sarah Bellingham
  viiWilliam who was born 1802 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 25th Dec 1802 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of Samuel & … Bellingham
   
  5. Nicholas (Nathaniel) Bellingham was the son of James Bellingham and Sarah Bellingham [Jones]. He was born 1773 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 24th Feb 1773 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of James & Sarah Bellingham
  He married Philly Chittenden on 20th Aug 1800 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, witnesses: T Chittenden and S Bellingham. She was born c 1780
   
  6. William Bellingham was the son of James Bellingham and Sarah Bellingham [Jones]. He was born 1778 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 31st Aug 1778 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of James & Sarah Bellingham
  He married Elizabeth ..... on c 1795. She was born c 1775. They had the following children:
7 iRichard who was born 1799 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 4th Aug 1799 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of William & Elizabeth Bellingham; died Dec 1879 Salehurst, Sussex, aged 80 years; buried 12th Dec 1879 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex
   
Generation No. 4
  7. Richard Bellingham, huntsman was the son of William Bellingham and Elizabeth Bellingham. He was born 1799 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 4th Aug 1799 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of William & Elizabeth Bellingham; died Dec 1879 at Salehurst, Sussex, aged 80 years; buried 12th Dec 1879 at St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex
  He married Sarah Law on 22nd Aug 1825 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, witnesses: William Ransley and Thomas Piper. She was born 1807 at Rye, Sussex; died Jun 1870 at Salehurst, Sussex, aged 63 years; buried 16th Jun 1870 at St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iWilliam who was born 1826 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 19th Feb 1826 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
8 iiJohn Henry who was born 1828 at East Heath, Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 9th Mar 1828 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
9 iiiJames who was born 1829 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 29th Nov 1829 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
10 ivGeorge who was born 1832 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 22nd Jul 1832 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
  vRichard Samuel who was born 1834 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 1st Jun 1834 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
  viEliza who was born 1836 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 24th Jul 1836 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, daughter of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
  viiSarah Ann who was born 1838 at Etchingham, Sussex; christened 19th Aug 1838 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church, Etchingham, Sussex, daughter of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
11 viiiHannah who was born 1841 at Etchingham, Sussex
  ixAlfred Albert who was born 1843 at Etchingham, Sussex; christened 9th Jul 1843 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church, Etchingham, Sussex, son of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
  xAnn Frances who was born 1845 at Etchingham, Sussex; christened 22nd Jun 1845 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church, Etchingham, Sussex, daughter of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
12 xiWilliam Thomas who was born 1849 at Etchingham, Sussex; christened 16th May 1849 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church, Etchingham, Sussex, son of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
  xiiStephen who was born 1851 at Cackle Street, Salehurst, Sussex; christened 27th Jul 1851 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex, son of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham; died Jan 1852 Cackle Street, Salehurst, Sussex, aged 7 months; buried 5th Jan 1852 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex
   
Generation No. 5
  8. John Henry Bellingham, farm labourer was the son of Richard Bellingham, huntsman and Sarah Bellingham [Law]. He was born 1828 at East Heath, Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 9th Mar 1828 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
  He married Emily Taylor on Oct to Dec 1866, registered at Tonbridge District, Kent, ref: 1866 Q4 Vol 2a Page 902. She was born 1842 at Ninfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iWilliam who was born 1868 at West Dean, Sussex
  iiAlbert who was born 1870 at West Dean, Sussex
  iiiFlorence who was born 1873 at West Dean, Sussex
  ivEmily Gertrude who was born 1877 at Tudeley-cum-Capel, Kent
   
  9. James Bellingham, gamekeeper was the son of Richard Bellingham, huntsman and Sarah Bellingham [Law]. He was born 1829 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 29th Nov 1829 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
  He married Eliza Rummery on Oct to Dec 1857, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1857 Q4 Vol 2b Page 130. She was born 1838 at Salehurst, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iHannah who was born 1859 at Silver Hill, Salehurst, Sussex; christened 27th Apr 1859 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex, daughter of James (labourer) & Eliza Bellingham
  iiJames James who was born 1861 at Hurst Green, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1861 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex, son of James (labourer) & Eliza Bellingham
  iiiThomas George who was born 1863 at Silver Hill, Salehurst, Sussex; christened 22nd Feb 1863 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex, son of James (labourer) & Eliza Bellingham
  ivWilliam James who was born 1868 at Frittenden, Kent; christened 3rd Dec 1871 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church, Etchingham, Sussex, son of James (labourer) & Eliza Bellingham
  vAlbert who was born 1871 at Etchingham, Sussex; christened 3rd Dec 1871 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church, Etchingham, Sussex, son of James (labourer) & Eliza Bellingham
  viAlice who was born 1871 at Etchingham, Sussex; christened 3rd Dec 1871 The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church, Etchingham, Sussex, daughter of James (labourer) & Eliza Bellingham
  viiAnnie who was born 1878 at Boxley, Kent
  viiiRose who was born 1880 at Hastingleigh, Kent
   
  10. George Bellingham, farm bailiff was the son of Richard Bellingham, huntsman and Sarah Bellingham [Law]. He was born 1832 at Hawkhurst, Kent; christened 22nd Jul 1832 at St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent, son of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
  He married Dinah Durrant on Oct to Dec 1852, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1852 Q4 Vol 2b Page 161. She was born 1825 at Waldron, Sussex. They had the following children:
13 iGeorge who was born 9th Jun 1853 at Bodiam, Sussex; christened 17th Jul 1853 St. Giles Church, Bodiam, Sussex, son of George (labourer) & Diana Bellingham; died Sep 1882 Underhill Cottages, Goudhurst, Kent, aged 28 years; buried 24th Sep 1882 St Mary the Virgin Church, Goudhurst, Kent
  iiMary Jane who was born 1856 at Swiftsden, Salehurst, Sussex; christened 22nd Jun 1856 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex, daughter of George (labourer) & Dinah Bellingham
14 iiiWilliam who was born 1858 at Flimwell, Sussex; christened 25th Apr 1858 St. Augustine's, Flimwell District Church, Flimwell, Sussex, son of George (labourer) & Dinah Bellingham
  ivJohn who was born 1861 at Swiftsden, Flimwell, Sussex; christened 26th May 1861 St. Augustine's, Flimwell District Church, Flimwell, Sussex, son of George (labourer) & Dinah Bellingham
   
  11. Hannah Bellingham was the daughter of Richard Bellingham, huntsman and Sarah Bellingham [Law]. She was born 1841 at Etchingham, Sussex
  She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
  iMary Ann who was born 1867 at Junction Road, Salehurst, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1867 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex, daughter of Hannah Bellingham, single woman
   
  12. William Thomas Bellingham, farm labourer was the son of Richard Bellingham, huntsman and Sarah Bellingham [Law]. He was born 1849 at Etchingham, Sussex; christened 16th May 1849 at The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church, Etchingham, Sussex, son of Richard (labourer) & Sarah Bellingham
  He married Ruth ..... on c 1872. She was born 1855 at Salehurst, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iFanny Elizabeth who was born 17th Aug 1873 at Bodiam, Sussex; christened 2nd Nov 1873 St. Giles Church, Bodiam, Sussex, daughter of Thomas (labourer) & Ruth Bellingham
  iiEdward Woodgate who was born 19th Oct 1876 at Bodiam, Sussex; christened 3rd Dec 1876 St. Giles Church, Bodiam, Sussex, son of Thomas (labourer) & Ruth Bellingham
  iiiArthur Henry who was born 31st Jan 1879 at Bodiam, Sussex; christened 4th May 1879 St. Giles Church, Bodiam, Sussex, son of Thomas (labourer) & Ruth Bellingham
  ivJesse who was born 1880 at Junction Road, Salehurst, Sussex; christened 25th Jul 1880 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex, son of Thomas (labourer) & Ruth Bellingham
  vMabel who was born 1883 at Salehurst, Sussex
  viSarah E who was born 1885 at Salehurst, Sussex
  viiRose Elizabeth who was born 1st Apr 1886 at Bodiam, Sussex; christened 31st Jul 1892 St. Giles Church, Bodiam, Sussex, daughter of Thomas (labourer) & Ruth Bellingham
  viiiRuth who was born 1888 at Salehurst, Sussex
  ixRhoda who was born 1890 at Salehurst, Sussex
  xCharlotte Eliza who was born Sep 1891 at Bodiam, Sussex; christened 31st Jul 1892 St. Giles Church, Bodiam, Sussex, daughter of Thomas (labourer) & Ruth Bellingham
  xiThomas Richard who was born 10th May 1892 at Bodiam, Sussex; christened 31st Jul 1892 St. Giles Church, Bodiam, Sussex, son of Thomas (labourer) & Ruth Bellingham
   
Generation No. 6
  13. George Bellingham, farm labourer was the son of George Bellingham, farm bailiff and Dinah Bellingham [Durrant]. He was born 9th Jun 1853 at Bodiam, Sussex; christened 17th Jul 1853 at St. Giles Church, Bodiam, Sussex, son of George (labourer) & Diana Bellingham; died Sep 1882 at Underhill Cottages, Goudhurst, Kent, aged 28 years; buried 24th Sep 1882 at St Mary the Virgin Church, Goudhurst, Kent
  He married Esther Mary Young on Jan to Mar 1879, registered at Cranbrook District, Kent, ref: 1879 Q1 Vol 2a Page 821. She was born 1854 at Goudhurst, Kent. They had the following children:
  iMary Jane who was born 3rd Sep 1879 at Bluecoat Lane, Goudhurst, Kent; christened 26th Oct 1879 St Mary the Virgin Church, Goudhurst, Kent, daughter of George (labourer) & Esther Mary Bellingham
  iiAlbert Ernest who was born 9th Sep 1881 at Underhill Cottage, Goudhurst, Kent; christened 29th Jan 1882 St Mary the Virgin Church, Goudhurst, Kent, son of George (labourer) & Esther Mary Bellingham
   
  14. William Bellingham, farm labourer was the son of George Bellingham, farm bailiff and Dinah Bellingham [Durrant]. He was born 1858 at Flimwell, Sussex; christened 25th Apr 1858 at St. Augustine's, Flimwell District Church, Flimwell, Sussex, son of George (labourer) & Dinah Bellingham
  He had a relationship with Eunice ...... She was born 1856 at Ticehurst, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iBeatrix Mary who was born 1881 at Flimwell, Sussex; christened 24th Apr 1881 St. Augustine's, Flimwell District Church, Flimwell, Sussex, son of William (labourer) Bellingham & Eunice Twopenny, mother a single woman
  He married Eunice Twopenny on Jan to Mar 1884, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1884 Q1 Vol 2b Page 157. She was born 1856 at Ticehurst, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iWilliam John who was born 1885 at Flimwell, Sussex; christened 26th Apr 1885 St. Augustine's, Flimwell District Church, Flimwell, Sussex, son of William (labourer) & Eunice Bellingham
  iiStanford who was born 1887 at Hawkhurst, Kent
  iiiRuth who was born 1888 at Hawkhurst, Kent
  ivEllen who was born 1890 at Hawkhurst, Kent
   

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