The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Ancestry report for Mary Harding [Bennett], daughter of Stephen Bennett, broom maker and Lucy Bennett [Tompsett]
Generation No. 1
1. Mary Harding [Bennett] was the daughter of (2) Stephen Bennett, broom maker and (3) Lucy Bennett [Tompsett]. She was born 1825 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 1st Jun 1825 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
iWilliam who was born 1850 Union House, Uckfield, Sussex; christened 31st Jul 1850 Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex
iiElizabeth Ann who was born 1853 Union House, Uckfield, Sussex; christened 29th Jun 1853 Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex
iiiGeorge who was born 1855 Union House, Uckfield, Sussex; christened 28th Feb 1855 Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex
ivAlice who was born 1857 Union House, Uckfield, Sussex; christened 15th Apr 1857 Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex
She married Robert Harding on July to Sep 1860, registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex, ref: 1860 Q3 Vol 2b Page 173. He was the son of Heber Harden and Mary Harden [Batchelor]. He was born 1800 at West Hoathly, Sussex; christened 18th May 1800 at St. Margaret's Church, West Hoathly, Sussex
 
Generation No. 2
2. Stephen Bennett, broom maker He was born 1791 at Fletching, Sussex
He married (1) Lucy Tompsett on 15th Jan 1810 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was born c 1795. They had the following children:
iJames who was born 3rd Jun 1817 Fletching, Sussex; christened 27th Jul 1817 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
iiEllenora who was born 1819 Fletching, Sussex; christened 22nd Aug 1819 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
iiiMary who was born 1825 Fletching, Sussex; christened 1st Jun 1825 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
He married (2) Amelia Wheeler on 4th Sep 1833 at St. Giles Parish Church, Horsted Keynes, Sussex. She was born 1801 at West Hoathly, Sussex. They had the following children:
iElizabeth who was born 1835 Horsted Keynes, Sussex
iiStephen who was born 1837 Fletching, Sussex; christened 29th Oct 1837 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
iiiSarah Ann who was born 1841 Fletching, Sussex; christened 25th Jul 1841 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
 
3. Lucy Bennett [Tompsett] She was born c 1795
She married Stephen Bennett on 15th Jan 1810 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. He was born 1791 at Fletching, Sussex. They had the following children:
iJames who was born 3rd Jun 1817 Fletching, Sussex; christened 27th Jul 1817 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
iiEllenora who was born 1819 Fletching, Sussex; christened 22nd Aug 1819 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
iiiMary who was born 1825 Fletching, Sussex; christened 1st Jun 1825 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
 

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