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Ancestry report for James Lavender, farm bailiff, son of Henry Lavender, farm labourer and Elizabeth Lavender [Tolhurst]
Generation No. 1
1. James Lavender, farm bailiff was the son of (2) Henry Lavender, farm labourer and (3) Elizabeth Lavender [Tolhurst]. He was born 1827 at Brede, Sussex; christened 21st Oct 1827 at St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
He married Jane Weller on Oct to Dec 1849, registered at Rye District, Sussex, ref: 1849 Q4 Vol 7 Page 725. She was born 1826 at Brede, Sussex; died Mar 1873 at Brede, Sussex, aged 48 years; buried 2nd Mar 1873 at St. George, Brede, Sussex. They had the following children:
iJames who was born 1850 Brede, Sussex; christened 21st Jan 1850 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of James Lavender (labourer) & Janes Lavender
iiHenry who was born 1850 Brede, Sussex; christened 21st Jan 1850 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of James Lavender (labourer) & Janes Lavender; died Jun 1856 Brede, Sussex, aged 6 years; buried 4th Jun 1856 St. George, Brede, Sussex
iiiThomas who was born 1851 Brede, Sussex; christened 28th Dec 1851 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of James Lavender (labourer) & Janes Lavender
ivJane Elizabeth who was born 1853 Brede, Sussex; christened 28th Aug 1853 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of James Lavender (labourer) & Janes Lavender
vLaura Emily who was born 1854 Brede, Sussex; christened 31st Dec 1854 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of James Lavender (labourer) & Janes Lavender
viGeorge who was born 1857 Brede, Sussex; christened 22nd Feb 1857 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of James Lavender (labourer) & Janes Lavender; died Apr 1858 Brede, Sussex, aged 16 months; buried 26th Apr 1858 St. George, Brede, Sussex
viiAnn Harriet who was born 1859 Beckley, Sussex; christened 29th May 1859 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of James Lavender (labourer) & Janes Lavender
viiiRhoda Jane who was born 1861 Beckley, Sussex; christened 27th Oct 1861 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of James Lavender (labourer) & Janes Lavender; died Apr 1863 Brede, Sussex, aged 18 months; buried 16th Apr 1863 St. George, Brede, Sussex
ixRosa Julia who was born 1866 Beckley, Sussex
 
Generation No. 2
2. Henry Lavender, farm labourer was the son of (4) William Lavender and (5) Mary Lavender [Bryant]. He was born 16th Jun 1798 at Brede, Sussex; christened 15th Jul 1798 at St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of William Lavender & Mary Lavender; died Aug 1854 at Brede, Sussex, aged 56 years; buried 23rd Aug 1854 at St. George, Brede, Sussex
He married Elizabeth Tolhurst on 12th Apr 1819 at St. Laurence, Guestling, Sussex. She was born 1797; died Dec 1849 at Brede, Sussex, aged 52 years; buried 28th Dec 1849 at St. George, Brede, Sussex. They had the following children:
iWilliam who was born c Dec 1819 Brede, Sussex; christened 27th Dec 1819 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
iiSabina who was born 1820 Brede, Sussex; christened 20th Nov 1820 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender; died Jul 1821 Brede, Sussex, aged 6 months; buried 19th Jul 1821 St. George, Brede, Sussex
iiiHenry who was born 1821 Brede, Sussex; christened 11th Dec 1821 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender; died Nov 1839 Brede, Sussex, aged 17 years; buried 5th Nov 1839 St. George, Brede, Sussex
ivMary Ann who was born 1823 Brede, Sussex; christened 22nd Jun 1823 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Eliza Lavender; died Jun 1841 Brede, Sussex, aged 18 years; buried 5th Jun 1841 St. George, Brede, Sussex
vJane who was born 1824 Brede, Sussex; christened 12th Sep 1824 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
viCaroline who was born 1826 Brede, Sussex; christened 11th Jun 1826 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
viiJames who was born 1827 Brede, Sussex; christened 21st Oct 1827 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
viiiCharlotte who was born 1829 Brede, Sussex; christened 15th Feb 1829 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
ixRachel who was born 1830 Brede, Sussex; christened 25th Jul 1830 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
xThomas who was born 1832 Brede, Sussex; christened 25th Mar 1832 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
xiStephen who was born 1834 Brede, Sussex; christened 20th Apr 1834 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
xiiGeorge who was born 1835 Brede, Sussex; christened 11th Oct 1835 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender; died May 1841 Brede, Sussex, aged 5 years 9 months; buried 24th May 1841 St. George, Brede, Sussex
xiiiHarriet who was born 1840 Brede, Sussex; christened 25th Oct 1840 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender; died Apr 1841 Brede, Sussex, aged 6 months; buried 4th Apr 1841 St. George, Brede, Sussex
 
3. Elizabeth Lavender [Tolhurst] She was born 1797; died Dec 1849 at Brede, Sussex, aged 52 years; buried 28th Dec 1849 at St. George, Brede, Sussex
She married Henry Lavender on 12th Apr 1819 at St. Laurence, Guestling, Sussex. He was the son of William Lavender and Mary Lavender [Bryant]. He was born 16th Jun 1798 at Brede, Sussex; christened 15th Jul 1798 at St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of William Lavender & Mary Lavender; died Aug 1854 at Brede, Sussex, aged 56 years; buried 23rd Aug 1854 at St. George, Brede, Sussex. They had the following children:
iWilliam who was born c Dec 1819 Brede, Sussex; christened 27th Dec 1819 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
iiSabina who was born 1820 Brede, Sussex; christened 20th Nov 1820 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender; died Jul 1821 Brede, Sussex, aged 6 months; buried 19th Jul 1821 St. George, Brede, Sussex
iiiHenry who was born 1821 Brede, Sussex; christened 11th Dec 1821 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender; died Nov 1839 Brede, Sussex, aged 17 years; buried 5th Nov 1839 St. George, Brede, Sussex
ivMary Ann who was born 1823 Brede, Sussex; christened 22nd Jun 1823 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Eliza Lavender; died Jun 1841 Brede, Sussex, aged 18 years; buried 5th Jun 1841 St. George, Brede, Sussex
vJane who was born 1824 Brede, Sussex; christened 12th Sep 1824 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
viCaroline who was born 1826 Brede, Sussex; christened 11th Jun 1826 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
viiJames who was born 1827 Brede, Sussex; christened 21st Oct 1827 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
viiiCharlotte who was born 1829 Brede, Sussex; christened 15th Feb 1829 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
ixRachel who was born 1830 Brede, Sussex; christened 25th Jul 1830 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
xThomas who was born 1832 Brede, Sussex; christened 25th Mar 1832 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
xiStephen who was born 1834 Brede, Sussex; christened 20th Apr 1834 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender
xiiGeorge who was born 1835 Brede, Sussex; christened 11th Oct 1835 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender; died May 1841 Brede, Sussex, aged 5 years 9 months; buried 24th May 1841 St. George, Brede, Sussex
xiiiHarriet who was born 1840 Brede, Sussex; christened 25th Oct 1840 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of Henry Lavender (labourer) & Elizabeth Lavender; died Apr 1841 Brede, Sussex, aged 6 months; buried 4th Apr 1841 St. George, Brede, Sussex
 
Generation No. 3
4. William Lavender He was born 1762 at Udimore, Sussex; died Aug 1855 at Brede, Sussex, aged 95 years; buried 5th Aug 1855 at St. George, Brede, Sussex
He married Mary Bryant on 11th Feb 1793 at St. George, Brede, Sussex. She was born 1771; died Jul 1842 at Brede, Sussex, aged 71 years; buried 19th Jul 1842 at St. George, Brede, Sussex. They had the following children:
iWilliam who was born c Sep 1793 Brede, Sussex; christened 8th Sep 1793 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of William Lavender & Mary Lavender
iiMary Ann who was born 3rd Jan 1796 Brede, Sussex; christened 12th Feb 1797 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of William Lavender & Mary Lavender
iiiHenry who was born 16th Jun 1798 Brede, Sussex; christened 15th Jul 1798 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of William Lavender & Mary Lavender; died Aug 1854 Brede, Sussex, aged 56 years; buried 23rd Aug 1854 St. George, Brede, Sussex
 
5. Mary Lavender [Bryant] She was born 1771; died Jul 1842 at Brede, Sussex, aged 71 years; buried 19th Jul 1842 at St. George, Brede, Sussex
She married William Lavender on 11th Feb 1793 at St. George, Brede, Sussex. He was born 1762 at Udimore, Sussex; died Aug 1855 at Brede, Sussex, aged 95 years; buried 5th Aug 1855 at St. George, Brede, Sussex. They had the following children:
iWilliam who was born c Sep 1793 Brede, Sussex; christened 8th Sep 1793 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of William Lavender & Mary Lavender
iiMary Ann who was born 3rd Jan 1796 Brede, Sussex; christened 12th Feb 1797 St. George, Brede, Sussex, daughter of William Lavender & Mary Lavender
iiiHenry who was born 16th Jun 1798 Brede, Sussex; christened 15th Jul 1798 St. George, Brede, Sussex, son of William Lavender & Mary Lavender; died Aug 1854 Brede, Sussex, aged 56 years; buried 23rd Aug 1854 St. George, Brede, Sussex
 

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