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William Tester, farm bailiff, son of Stephen Tester and Hannah Tester [Heasman]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
1828
Born
In the Parish of Hartfield, Sussex
Hartfield Parish Registers
 
30th Nov 1828
Christened
At St. Mary's Church in the Parish of Hartfield, Sussex; son of Stephen Tester (labourer) and Hannah Tester
Hartfield Parish Registers
 
6th Jun 1841
Census
At Quabrook Common in the Parish of Hartfield, Sussex; William Tester, M, [Son], age 12, born Sussex
1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
 
21st Dec 1854
Married
Mary Jane Gibbs at Worth Parish Church in the Parish of Worth, Sussex
Worth Marriage Registers
 
1855
Birth of a son
George in the Parish of Worth, Sussex
1871 Census
Marden, Kent
 
1856
Birth of a daughter
Eliza in the Parish of Godstone, Surrey
1861 Census
Blethingley, Surrey
 
1858
Birth of a son
John in the Parish of Godstone, Surrey
1871 Census
Marden, Kent
 
1860
Birth of a son
William in the Parish of Bletchingly, Surrey
1871 Census
Marden, Kent
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Priory Lodge in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex; William Tester, M, Head, married, age 52, born Hartfield; occupation: farm bailiff
1881 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
 
5th Apr 1891
Census
At Whalesbeach Farm in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex; William Tester, M, Head, married, age 62, born Worth, Sussex; occupation: farmer
1891 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
 
Dec 1898
Died
In the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex; aged 70 years
East Grinstead Burial Registers
 
7th Dec 1898
Buried
At St Swithin Parish Church in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
East Grinstead Burial Registers

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Tester, Testor, Teaster, Testa family records
The ancestral pedigree of William Tester, farm bailiff
  
 James Testerm: 10th Dec 1783 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, SussexElizabeth Cheesman 
 b: 1752
d: May 1836 Maresfield, Sussex, aged 84 years
bur: 12th May 1836 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  b: 1762 Sussex
d: April 1845 Maresfield, Sussex, aged 82 years
bur: 3rd Apr 1845 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  
          
John  Charles Stephen George Richard Mark Luke Matthew 
b: 1784 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 11th Jul 1784 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of James Testor and Elizabeth Testor
  b: 1788 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 28th Aug 1788 St. Michael's Church, son of James Tester and Elizabeth Tester
d: May 1875 High Hurst Wood, Buxted, Sussex, aged 89 years
bur: 4th May 1875 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
 b: 1791 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 2nd Jan 1791 St. Michael's Church, son of James Tester and Elizabeth Tester
d: March 1841 Hartfield, Sussex, aged 49 years
bur: 14th Mar 1841 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
 b: 1793 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 27th Apr 1793 St. Michael's Church, son of James Tester and Elizabeth Tester
d: February 1840 Maresfield, Sussex, aged 47 years
bur: 13th Feb 1840 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
 b: 1795 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 20th Sep 1795 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of James Testor and Elizabeth Testor
d: December 1875 Withyham, Sussex, aged 78 years
bur: 20th Dec 1875 St. John's Chapel, Withyham, Sussex
 b: 1798 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 24th Jun 1798 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of James Testor and Elizabeth Testor
d: July 1875 East Grinstead Union, aged 74 years
bur: 3rd Jul 1875 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
 b: 1801 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Jun 1801 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of James Testor and Elizabeth Testor
d: December 1861 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 65 years
bur: 1st Dec 1861 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1801 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Jun 1801 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of James Testor and Elizabeth Testor
d: Apr to June 1873 aged 72 years registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: 1873 Q2 Vol 2b Page 81
 
  James                     
  b: 1786 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 18th Mar 1786 St. Michael's Church, son of James Tester and Elizabeth Tester
d: May 1862 Buxted, Sussex, aged 77 years
bur: 4th May 1862 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
                     
                        
Grandfather
record
  
  
    
 Stephen Testerm: 19th May 1823 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, SussexHannah Heasman 
 b: 1791 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 2nd Jan 1791 St. Michael's Church, son of James Tester and Elizabeth Tester
d: March 1841 Hartfield, Sussex, aged 49 years
bur: 14th Mar 1841 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  b: 1803 Hartfield, Sussex
ch: 5th Jun 1803 St. Mary's Church
  
       
 Mary Elizabeth William Henry Samuel John 
 b: 1824 Hartfield, Sussex
ch: 22nd Feb 1824 St. Mary's Church, daughter of Stephen Tester (labourer) and Hannah Tester
 b: 1826 Hartfield, Sussex
ch: 5th Feb 1826 St. Mary's Church, daughter of Stephen Tester (labourer) and Hannah Tester
 b: 1828 Hartfield, Sussex
ch: 30th Nov 1828 St. Mary's Church, son of Stephen Tester (labourer) and Hannah Tester
d: December 1898 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 70 years
bur: 7th Dec 1898 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
 b: 1832 Hartfield, Sussex
ch: 22nd Jan 1832 St. Mary's Church, son of Stephen Tester (labourer) and Hannah Tester
 b: 1834 Hartfield, Sussex
ch: 29th Jun 1834 St. Mary's Church, son of Stephen Tester (labourer) and Hannah Tester
d: October 1835 Hartfield, Sussex, aged 1 year 3 months
bur: 28th Oct 1835 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
 b: 1837 Hartfield, Sussex
ch: 9th Jul 1837 St. Mary's Church, son of Stephen Tester (labourer) and Hannah Tester
d: February 1855 Hartfield, Sussex, aged 17 years
bur: 8th Feb 1855 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
 
               
Parental
record
   
   
   
 William Tester
farm bailiff
m: 21st Dec 1854 Worth Parish Church, Worth, SussexMary Jane Gibbs 
 b: 1828 Hartfield, Sussex
ch: 30th Nov 1828 St. Mary's Church, son of Stephen Tester (labourer) and Hannah Tester
d: December 1898 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 70 years
bur: 7th Dec 1898 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
  b: 1831 West Hoathly, Sussex
  
     
 George Eliza John William 
 b: 1855 Worth, Sussex b: 1856 Godstone, Surrey b: 1858 Godstone, Surrey b: 1860 Bletchingly, Surrey 
Family
record

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