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Benjamin Stevens, farm labourer, son of Moses Stevens, farm labourer and Phoebe Stevens [Hickmott]
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Date
Type
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4th Aug 1817
Born
At Poundfield in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
26th Oct 1817
Christened
At St. Denys Church in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Benjamin Stephens, son of Moses Stephens, labourer, and Phoebe Stephens
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
1849
Birth of a son
George in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
 
Oct to Dec 1849
Married
Harriett Adams; registered at Tonbridge District, Kent; ref: 1849 Q4 Vol 5 Page 685
Register of marriages
 
1851
Birth of a son
James at Catts in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
30th Mar 1851
Census
At Catts in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Head; occupation: farm labourer
1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
1853
Birth of a son
Walter William at Dengate in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
1855
Birth of a son
Henry at Dengate in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
1857
Birth of a son
Albert in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
1859
Birth of a daughter
Sophia at Stone Wall in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
7th Apr 1861
Census
At Stonewall in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Benjamin Stevens, M, Head, married, age 42, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
 
1862
Birth of a daughter
Lucy Ann in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
3rd Aug 1864
Birth of a son
Israel (Isaac) in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Diane Potter's records
 
1867
Birth of a son
Benjamin in the Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
 
1870
Birth of a daughter
Eliza in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
 
2nd Apr 1871
Census
At Little Trodgers in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex; Benjamin Stephens, M, Head, married, age 51, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
 
21st Mar 1873
Birth of a daughter
Sarah in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Diane Potter's records
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Little Trodgers in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex; Benjamin Stevens, M, Head, married, age 62, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourer
1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
 
1892
Died
In the Parish of Uckfield, Sussex; aged 74 years
Rotherfield Burial Registers
Diane Potter's records
 
18th Jan 1892
Buried
At St. Denys Church in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Burial Registers

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Stephens, Steavens, Steevens, Stephen, Stephan, Steaphens, Stevans, Steven, Stevenes, Stevens family records
The ancestral pedigree of Benjamin Stevens, farm labourer
  
 Benjamin Stevensm: 16th Jan 1758 St. Alban's Church, Frant, SussexAnn Collins 
 b: c 1735  b: c 1735
  
     
 Edward Robert Moses Thomas 
 b: February 1758 Wadhurst, Sussex
ch: 19th Feb 1758 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, Edward Stephens, son of Benjamin Stephens and Anne Stephens
 b: 1770 Wadhurst, Sussex
ch: 15th Jul 1770 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church
 b: 1774 Wadhurst, Sussex
ch: 4th Jun 1774 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church
 b: 1776 Wadhurst, Sussex
ch: 8th Sep 1776 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church
 
          
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 Moses Stevens
farm labourer
m: 30th Nov 1795 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, SussexPhoebe Hickmott 
 b: 1774 Wadhurst, Sussex
ch: 4th Jun 1774 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church
  b: 1781 Wadhurst, Sussex
  
             
Moses  Moses  Thomas  John  Phoebe Benjamin James Philadelphia 
b: 3rd Dec 1796 Wadhurst, Sussex
d: 1799 Wadhurst, Sussex, infant
bur: 1st Mar 1799 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, Sussex
  b: 7th Apr 1799 Wadhurst, Sussex
ch: 5th May 1799 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church
  b: 1802 Wadhurst, Sussex  b: 1807 Wadhurst, Sussex  b: 1816 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 23rd Jun 1816 St. Michael's Church
 b: 4th Aug 1817 Poundfield, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 26th Oct 1817 St. Denys Church, Benjamin Stephens, son of Moses Stephens, labourer, and Phoebe Stephens
d: 1892 Uckfield, Sussex, aged 74 years
bur: 18th Jan 1892 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 4th May 1820 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Jun 1820 St. Denys Church, James Stephens, son of Moses Stephens, labourer, and Phoebe Stephens
 b: 1823 Wadhurst, Sussex 
  Aaron  Richard  Robert  William           
  b: 1798 Wadhurst, Sussex
ch: 4th Mar 1798 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church
d: April 1806 Wadhurst, Sussex, aged 8 years
bur: 5th Apr 1806 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, Sussex
  b: 1800 Wadhurst, Sussex
ch: 21st Dec 1800 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church
  b: 1804 Wadhurst, Sussex
ch: 28th Oct 1804 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church
  b: 28th Feb 1810 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 15th Apr 1810 St. Denys Church, William Stephen, son of Moses Stephen and Phoebe Stephen
           
                        
Parental
record
   
   
    
 Benjamin Stevens
farm labourer
m: Oct to Dec 1849
registered at Tonbridge District, Kent ref: 1849 Q4 Vol 5 Page 685
Harriett Adams 
 b: 4th Aug 1817 Poundfield, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 26th Oct 1817 St. Denys Church, Benjamin Stephens, son of Moses Stephens, labourer, and Phoebe Stephens
d: 1892 Uckfield, Sussex, aged 74 years
bur: 18th Jan 1892 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 28th Jun 1830 Dennegate, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 5th Sep 1830 St. Denys Church
d: 1907 Ticehurst, Sussex
  
            
George  Walter William  Albert  Lucy Ann Israel (Isaac) Benjamin Eliza Sarah 
b: 1849 Rotherfield, Sussex  b: 1853 Dengate, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Nov 1853 St. Denys Church, Walter William Stevens, son of Benjamin Stevens, labourer, and Harriet Stevens
  b: 1857 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 12th Jul 1857 St. Denys Church, Albert Stevens, son of Benjamin Stevens, labourer, and Harriet Stevens
  b: 1862 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 9th Feb 1862 St. Denys Church
 b: 3rd Aug 1864 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 25th Sep 1864 Holy Trinity Church, Eridge Green, Sussex
d: 29th May 1954 Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
bur: after 29th May 1954 Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
 b: 1867 Wadhurst, Sussex b: 1870 Mayfield, Sussex b: 21st Mar 1873 Mayfield, Sussex
d: 23rd Feb 1948 Fonthill, Ontario, Canada
 
  James Henry  Sophia           
  b: 1851 Catts, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Jul 1851 St. Denys Church, James Stevens, son of Benjamin Stevens, labourer, and Harriet Stevens
 b: 1855 Dengate, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Nov 1855 St. Denys Church, Henry Stephens, son of Benjamin Stephens, labourer, and Harriet Stephens
  b: 1859 Stone Wall, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 12th Jun 1859 St. Denys Church, Sophia Stevens, daughter of Benjamin Stevens, labourer, and Harriet Stevens
           
                   
Family
record

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