The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Ancestry report for Rebecca Woodsell [Mepham], daughter of Joseph Mepham, farm labourer and Mary Ann Mepham [Kemp]
Generation No. 1
1. Rebecca Woodsell [Mepham] was the daughter of (2) Joseph Mepham, farm labourer and (3) Mary Ann Mepham [Kemp]. She was born 1820 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 10th Dec 1820 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Mepham
She married William Woodsell on 16th May 1841 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. He was born c 1820
 
Generation No. 2
2. Joseph Mepham, farm labourer was the son of (4) John Mepham and (5) Ann (Hannah) Mepham [Crouch]. He was born 1791 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 10th Apr 1791 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham; died Dec 1867 at Burwash, Sussex, aged 77 years; buried 7th Dec 1867 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
He married Mary Ann Kemp on 31st Mar 1814 at The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church, Etchingham, Sussex. She was born 1791 at Heathfield, Sussex; died Jan 1859 at Burwash, Sussex, aged 70 years; buried 15th Jan 1859 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. They had the following children:
iMary Ann who was born 1815 Burwash, Sussex; christened 1st Jan 1816 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (farmer) and Mary Mepham
iiJemima who was born 1818 Burwash, Sussex; christened 10th Apr 1818 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (farmer) and Mary Mepham
iiiRebecca who was born 1820 Burwash, Sussex; christened 10th Dec 1820 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Mepham
ivCharlotte who was born 1823 Burwash, Sussex; christened 30th Mar 1823 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Mepham
vAnne who was born 1826 Burwash, Sussex; christened 26th Feb 1826 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Mepham
viHannah who was born 1827 Burwash, Sussex; christened 4th Nov 1827 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Ann Mepham
viiWilliam who was born 1830 Burwash, Sussex; christened 21st Mar 1830 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Mepham; died Apr 1854 Burwash, Sussex, aged 24 years; buried 6th Apr 1854 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
viiiGeorge who was born 1831 Burwash, Sussex; christened 13th Nov 1831 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Ann Mepham
ixJoseph who was born 1833 Burwash, Sussex; christened 24th Nov 1833 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Ann Mepham
 
3. Mary Ann Mepham [Kemp] She was born 1791 at Heathfield, Sussex; died Jan 1859 at Burwash, Sussex, aged 70 years; buried 15th Jan 1859 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
She married Joseph Mepham on 31st Mar 1814 at The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church, Etchingham, Sussex. He was the son of John Mepham and Ann (Hannah) Mepham [Crouch]. He was born 1791 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 10th Apr 1791 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham; died Dec 1867 at Burwash, Sussex, aged 77 years; buried 7th Dec 1867 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. They had the following children:
iMary Ann who was born 1815 Burwash, Sussex; christened 1st Jan 1816 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (farmer) and Mary Mepham
iiJemima who was born 1818 Burwash, Sussex; christened 10th Apr 1818 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (farmer) and Mary Mepham
iiiRebecca who was born 1820 Burwash, Sussex; christened 10th Dec 1820 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Mepham
ivCharlotte who was born 1823 Burwash, Sussex; christened 30th Mar 1823 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Mepham
vAnne who was born 1826 Burwash, Sussex; christened 26th Feb 1826 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Mepham
viHannah who was born 1827 Burwash, Sussex; christened 4th Nov 1827 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Ann Mepham
viiWilliam who was born 1830 Burwash, Sussex; christened 21st Mar 1830 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Mepham; died Apr 1854 Burwash, Sussex, aged 24 years; buried 6th Apr 1854 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
viiiGeorge who was born 1831 Burwash, Sussex; christened 13th Nov 1831 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Ann Mepham
ixJoseph who was born 1833 Burwash, Sussex; christened 24th Nov 1833 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Ann Mepham
 
Generation No. 3
4. John Mepham was the son of (6) Benjamin Mepham and (7) Ann Mepham [Batchelor]. He was born 1761 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 7th Jun 1761 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Benjamin Mepham and Anne Mepham
He married Ann (Hannah) Crouch on 27th Apr 1783 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. She was born c 1760. They had the following children:
iMary who was born 1784 Burwash, Sussex; christened 4th Jan 1784 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of John Mepham
iiBenjamin who was born 1786 Burwash, Sussex; christened 21st May 1786 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham; died Aug 1826 Burwash, Sussex, aged 39 years; buried 4th Aug 1826 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
iiiJoseph who was born 1791 Burwash, Sussex; christened 10th Apr 1791 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham; died Dec 1867 Burwash, Sussex, aged 77 years; buried 7th Dec 1867 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
ivHannah who was born 1793 Burwash, Sussex; christened 25th Aug 1793 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
vAnn who was born 6th Mar 1795 Burwash, Sussex; christened 20th Mar 1796 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham; died 11th Apr 1876
viGeorge who was born 1797 Burwash, Sussex; christened 27th Aug 1797 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
viiHenry who was born 1798 Burwash, Sussex; christened 24th Dec 1798 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham; died Mar 1799 Burwash, Sussex, son of John and Hannah; buried 4th Mar 1799 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
viiiSamuel who was born 1800 Burwash, Sussex; christened 2nd Feb 1800 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
ixRose who was born 1802 Burwash, Sussex; christened 21st Nov 1802 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
 
5. Ann (Hannah) Mepham [Crouch] She was born c 1760
She married John Mepham on 27th Apr 1783 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. He was the son of Benjamin Mepham and Ann Mepham [Batchelor]. He was born 1761 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 7th Jun 1761 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Benjamin Mepham and Anne Mepham. They had the following children:
iMary who was born 1784 Burwash, Sussex; christened 4th Jan 1784 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of John Mepham
iiBenjamin who was born 1786 Burwash, Sussex; christened 21st May 1786 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham; died Aug 1826 Burwash, Sussex, aged 39 years; buried 4th Aug 1826 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
iiiJoseph who was born 1791 Burwash, Sussex; christened 10th Apr 1791 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham; died Dec 1867 Burwash, Sussex, aged 77 years; buried 7th Dec 1867 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
ivHannah who was born 1793 Burwash, Sussex; christened 25th Aug 1793 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
vAnn who was born 6th Mar 1795 Burwash, Sussex; christened 20th Mar 1796 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham; died 11th Apr 1876
viGeorge who was born 1797 Burwash, Sussex; christened 27th Aug 1797 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
viiHenry who was born 1798 Burwash, Sussex; christened 24th Dec 1798 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham; died Mar 1799 Burwash, Sussex, son of John and Hannah; buried 4th Mar 1799 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
viiiSamuel who was born 1800 Burwash, Sussex; christened 2nd Feb 1800 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
ixRose who was born 1802 Burwash, Sussex; christened 21st Nov 1802 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of John Mepham and Hannah Mepham
 
Generation No. 4
6. Benjamin Mepham He was born 1738; died Jan 1809 at Wadhurst, Sussex, aged 71 years; buried 28th Jan 1809 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
He married Ann Batchelor on 18th Apr 1759 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. She was born c 1735. They had the following children:
iMary who was born Sep 1759 Burwash, Sussex; christened 9th Sep 1759 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Benjamin Mepham and Anne Mepham
iiJohn who was born 1761 Burwash, Sussex; christened 7th Jun 1761 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Benjamin Mepham and Anne Mepham
iiiBenjamin who was born 1763 Burwash, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1763 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Benjamin Mepham and Ann Mepham
ivJoseph who was born 1765 Burwash, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1765 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Benjamin Mepham and Ann Mepham
vHannah who was born 1767 Burwash, Sussex; christened 3rd May 1767 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Benjamin Mepham and Ann Mepham
 
7. Ann Mepham [Batchelor] She was born c 1735
She married Benjamin Mepham on 18th Apr 1759 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. He was born 1738; died Jan 1809 at Wadhurst, Sussex, aged 71 years; buried 28th Jan 1809 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. They had the following children:
iMary who was born Sep 1759 Burwash, Sussex; christened 9th Sep 1759 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Benjamin Mepham and Anne Mepham
iiJohn who was born 1761 Burwash, Sussex; christened 7th Jun 1761 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Benjamin Mepham and Anne Mepham
iiiBenjamin who was born 1763 Burwash, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1763 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Benjamin Mepham and Ann Mepham
ivJoseph who was born 1765 Burwash, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1765 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Benjamin Mepham and Ann Mepham
vHannah who was born 1767 Burwash, Sussex; christened 3rd May 1767 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Benjamin Mepham and Ann Mepham
 

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