The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Site update: Due to the illness of the creator and maintainer of this site he is no longer able to support it. Alternative options to continue hosting and supporting the site are currently being evaluated. Thank you to all those who have contributed to the site over the last twenty years
Joseph Down, gardener, son of George Down, gardener and Abigail Down [Moore]
Printer friendly version
Date
Type
Information
Source
 
10th May 1834
Born
In the Parish of Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Nonconformist Registers
 
29th Jun 1834
Christened
At Wesleyan Chapel in the Parish of Tunbridge Wells, Kent; ceremony performed by Charles William
Nonconformist Registers
 
Oct to Dec 1859
Married
Mary Humphrey; registered at Dover District, Kent; ref: 1859 Q4 Vol 2a Page 1275
Register of marriages
 
Oct to Dec 1860
Birth of a son
Herbert Humphre0 in the Parish of Cranbrook, Kent; registered at Cranbrook District, Kent; ref: 1860 Q4 Vol 2a Page 460
1871 Census
Maidstone, Kent
 
July to Sep 1862
Birth of a son
Allen in the Parish of Cranbrook, Kent; registered at Cranbrook District, Kent; ref: 1862 Q3 Vol 2a Page 493
1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
 
Apr to June 1864
Birth of a son
Leonard in the Parish of West Malling, Kent; registered at Malling District, Kent; ref: 1864 Q2 Vol 2a Page 419
1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
 
Oct to Dec 1865
Birth of a son
Edgar in the Parish of Cranbrook, Kent; registered at Cranbrook District, Kent; ref: 1865 Q4 Vol 2a Page 575
1871 Census
Maidstone, Kent
 
Oct to Dec 1867
Birth of a son
Ernest in the Parish of Cranbrook, Kent; registered at Cranbrook District, Kent; ref: 1867 Q4 Vol 2a Page 588
1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
 
Oct to Dec 1870
Birth of a son
Percival in the Parish of Cranbrook, Kent; registered at Cranbrook District, Kent; ref: 1870 Q4 Vol 2a Page 604
1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
 
July to Sep 1873
Birth of a son
Walter Septimus in the Parish of Hartfield, Sussex; registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex; ref: 1873 Q3 Vol 2b Page 115
1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
 
Jan to Mar 1877
Birth of a son
Reginald Mortimer in the Parish of Hartfield, Sussex; registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex; ref: 1877 Q1 Vol 2b Page 135
1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Ashdown Park in the Parish of Hartfield, Sussex; Joseph Downs, M, Head, married, age 47, born Tunbridge Wells; occupation: head gardener
1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
 
21st Sep 1902
Died
In the Parish of Hartfield, Sussex
Tim Down's records
 
after 21st Sep 1902
Buried
At St. Mary's Church in the Parish of Hartfield, Sussex
Tim Down's records

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Down, Downe, Adowne individual records
The ancestral pedigree of Joseph Down, gardener
  
 George Down
gardener
m: c 1832Abigail Moore 
 b: 1806 Tunbridge Wells, Kent
d: July to Sep 1875 aged 70 years registered at Malling District, Kent ref: 1875 Q3 Vol 2a Page 295
  b: 1808 St. Albans, Hertfordshire, daughter of Jacob and Elizabeth Moore
d: Oct to Dec 1879 aged 72 years registered at Malling District, Kent ref: 1879 Q4 Vol 2a Page 332
  
      
 George Joseph Cornelius Samuel Frederic 
 b: 6th Jan 1833 Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ch: 24th Feb 1833 Wesleyan Chapel, ceremony performed by John Averill
 b: 10th May 1834 Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ch: 29th Jun 1834 Wesleyan Chapel, ceremony performed by Charles William
d: 21st Sep 1902 Hartfield, Sussex
bur: after 21st Sep 1902 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
 b: 1844 Tunbridge Wells, Kent b: 1847 West Malling, Kent b: 1850 West Malling, Kent 
            
Parental
record
   
   
   
 Joseph Down
head gardener
m: Oct to Dec 1859
registered at Dover District, Kent ref: 1859 Q4 Vol 2a Page 1275
Mary Humphrey 
 b: 10th May 1834 Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ch: 29th Jun 1834 Wesleyan Chapel, ceremony performed by Charles William
d: 21st Sep 1902 Hartfield, Sussex
bur: after 21st Sep 1902 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  b: 1834 West Malling, Kent
d: 8th Sep 1922 Hartfield, Sussex
bur: after 8th Sep 1922 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  
         
Herbert Humphre0 Allen Leonard Edgar Ernest Percival Walter Septimus Reginald Mortimer 
b: Oct to Dec 1860 Cranbrook, Kent registered at Cranbrook District, Kent ref: 1860 Q4 Vol 2a Page 460 b: July to Sep 1862 Cranbrook, Kent registered at Cranbrook District, Kent ref: 1862 Q3 Vol 2a Page 493 b: Apr to June 1864 West Malling, Kent registered at Malling District, Kent ref: 1864 Q2 Vol 2a Page 419 b: Oct to Dec 1865 Cranbrook, Kent registered at Cranbrook District, Kent ref: 1865 Q4 Vol 2a Page 575 b: Oct to Dec 1867 Cranbrook, Kent registered at Cranbrook District, Kent ref: 1867 Q4 Vol 2a Page 588
d: Jan to Mar 1947 aged 79 years registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: 1947 Q1 Vol 5h Page 595
 b: Oct to Dec 1870 Cranbrook, Kent registered at Cranbrook District, Kent ref: 1870 Q4 Vol 2a Page 604 b: July to Sep 1873 Hartfield, Sussex registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex ref: 1873 Q3 Vol 2b Page 115 b: Jan to Mar 1877 Hartfield, Sussex registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex ref: 1877 Q1 Vol 2b Page 135 
                 
Family
record

The Weald is at  Database version 13.7 which has ongoing updates to the 393,490 people; 9,000 places; 613 maps; 3,308 pictures, engravings and photographs; and 248 books loaded in the previous version

Fasthosts web site  
ODNB  
British Libarary  
High Weald  
Sussex Family History Group  
Sussex Record Society  
Sussex Archaeological Society  
Kent Archaeological Society  
Mid Kent Marriages  
Ancestry  
Genes Reunited  
International Genealogical Index  
National Archives  

Top
of the
page