The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for Martha Adams [Groombridge], daughter of Thomas Groombridge, parish clerk and Martha Smith
Generation No. 1
  1. Martha Adams [Groombridge] was the daughter of Thomas Groombridge, parish clerk and Martha Smith. She was born 1740 at Frant, Sussex
  She married John Adams on 11th Nov 1762 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. He was born 1738 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Apr 1738 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iMartha who was born 1764 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 23rd Mar 1764 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
2 iiJohn who was born 1766 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 23rd Jun 1766 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  iiiMary who was born 1768 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 15th May 1768 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
3 ivJane who was born 1770 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 13th May 1770 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
4 vMartha who was born 1773 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 10th Jan 1773 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  viWilliam who was born 1775 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 2nd Jul 1775 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
5 viiThomas who was born 1778 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 31st May 1778 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  viiiEdward who was born 1781 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 8th Apr 1781 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
   
Generation No. 2
  2. John Adams, parish clerk was the son of John Adams and Martha Adams [Groombridge]. He was born 1766 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 23rd Jun 1766 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  He married Kezia Allen on 21st Jul 1794 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. She was born 1771 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 17th Nov 1771 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iAbraham who was born c Oct 1794 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 5th Oct 1794 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
6 iiWilliam who was born 1806 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 16th Nov 1806 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  iiiMary who was born 1816 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 21st Apr 1816 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
   
  3. Jane Adams was the daughter of John Adams and Martha Adams [Groombridge]. She was born 1770 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 13th May 1770 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  iEdward who was born 1798 at Withyham, Sussex, baseborn; christened 24th Jun 1798 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  iiSarah who was born 1801 at Withyham, Sussex, baseborn; christened 22nd Nov 1801 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
   
  4. Martha Batchelor [Adams] was the daughter of John Adams and Martha Adams [Groombridge]. She was born 1773 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 10th Jan 1773 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  She married Edward Batchelor on 29th Aug 1803 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. He was born c 1770
   
  5. Thomas Adams, sawyer was the son of John Adams and Martha Adams [Groombridge]. He was born 1778 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 31st May 1778 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  He married Sophia Wheeler on 13th Nov 1821 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. She was born 1769. They had the following children:
  iJohn who was born 1822 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 3rd Feb 1822 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  iiAnne who was born 1824 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 28th Nov 1824 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
   
Generation No. 3
  6. William Adams, farm labourer was the son of John Adams, parish clerk and Kezia Adams [Allen]. He was born 1806 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 16th Nov 1806 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  He married Matilda Crittenden on 10th Jan 1836 at St. Mary's Church, Speldhurst, Kent. She was born 1811 at Groombridge, Kent and Sussex
   

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