The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for James Gearing
Generation No. 1
  1. James Gearing He was born c 1745; died 1808 at Heathfield, Sussex; buried 7th Jun 1808 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
  He married Sarah Kemp on 10th Jun 1768 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex. She was born 1746/47 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 25th Feb 1746/47 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex, daughter of Harry Kemp and Sarah Kemp; died 1810 at Heathfield, Sussex; buried 12th Oct 1810 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJames who was born 1774 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 10th Jul 1774 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex; died May 1778 Heathfield, Sussex; buried 17th May 1778 Heathfield, Sussex
2 iiSarah who was born 1779 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Oct 1779 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex; died Sep 1831 Warbleton, Sussex; buried 1st Oct 1831 Warbleton, Sussex
  iiiHenry who was born 1783 at Westham, Sussex; christened 17th Apr 1783 St. Mary's Church, Westham, Sussex
   
Generation No. 2
  2. Sarah Harmer [Gearing] was the daughter of James Gearing and Sarah Gearing [Kemp]. She was born 1779 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Oct 1779 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex; died Sep 1831 at Warbleton, Sussex; buried 1st Oct 1831 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  She married Stephen Harmer on 2nd Aug 1805 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex. He was born 1776 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1776 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex; died 1853 at Warbleton, Sussex; buried 1st Oct 1853 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iStephen who was born 1806 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 20th Jul 1806 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
3 iiHenry who was born 1808 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 5th Jun 1808 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex; died Aug 1873 Warbleton, Sussex, aged 64 years; buried 29th Aug 1873 Warbleton, Sussex
  iiiHarriet who was born 1810 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 10th Jun 1810 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
4 ivSaul who was born 1812 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 23rd Feb 1812 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
5 vThomas who was born 1814 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 15th May 1814 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex; buried 8th Dec 1875 Salehurst, Sussex, aged 61 years
  viSarah who was born 1818 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 5th Apr 1818 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  viiHannah who was born 1820 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 24th Dec 1820 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
   
Generation No. 3
  3. Henry Harmer was the son of Stephen Harmer and Sarah Harmer [Gearing]. He was born 1808 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 5th Jun 1808 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex; died Aug 1873 at Warbleton, Sussex, aged 64 years; buried 29th Aug 1873 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  He married (1) Philadelphia Roberts on 29th Nov 1830 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex. She was born 1813; died May 1834 at Warbleton, Sussex, aged 21 years; buried 11th May 1834 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iStephen who was born 1832 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 28th Feb 1832 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
6 iiJane who was born 1834 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 26th Jan 1834 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  He married (2) Caroline on c 1842. She was born 1823 at Wivelsfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iSarah who was born 1843 at Cuckfield, Sussex
7 iiJames who was born 1845 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 26th Jan 1845 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  iiiCaroline who was born 1847 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 2nd May 1847 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  ivEliza who was born 1849 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 17th Jun 1849 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
8 vJohn who was born 1851 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 7th Sep 1851 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex; died Jan to Mar 1881, aged 29 years
   
  4. Saul Harmer, farmer was the son of Stephen Harmer and Sarah Harmer [Gearing]. He was born 1812 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 23rd Feb 1812 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  He married Hannah on c 1830. She was born 1810 at Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iMorab who was born 1832 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 21st Oct 1832 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  iiOrpah who was born 1st May 1834 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 1st Jun 1834 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  iiiJonathan who was born 1850 at Warbleton, Sussex
   
  5. Thomas Harmer, shoemaker was the son of Stephen Harmer and Sarah Harmer [Gearing]. He was born 1814 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 15th May 1814 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex; buried 8th Dec 1875 at St. Mary the Virgin Church, Salehurst, Sussex, aged 61 years
  He married (1) Elizabeth Lade on 1st Sep 1840 at St. Thomas à Becket at Cliffe, Lewes, Sussex, witnesses Susannah Weller & William Simmonds. She was born 1810 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 25th Feb 1810 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iThomas who was born 1841 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 25th Jul 1841 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
  iiElizabeth Lade who was born 1842 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 25th Dec 1842 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
  iiiHarriet Avann who was born 1845 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 24th Aug 1845 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex
  ivSaul who was born 1848 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 12th Mar 1848 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  He married (2) Ann Booth on 13th Jul 1851 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex, witnesses Thomas Booth & Mary Wood. She was born c 1829 at ??. They had the following children:
  iAnn Hannah who was born 1854 at Robertsbridge, Sussex; christened 2nd Apr 1854 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
   
Generation No. 4
  6. Jane Harmer was the daughter of Henry Harmer and Philadelphia Harmer [Roberts]. She was born 1834 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 26th Jan 1834 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  iEvangeline who was born 1863 at Heathfield, Sussex
   
  7. James Harmer, farm labourer was the son of Henry Harmer and Caroline Harmer. He was born 1845 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 26th Jan 1845 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  He married Caroline Deadman on Oct to Dec 1872 at , registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1872 Q4 Vol 2b Page 145, recorded as Henry James Harmer and Caroline Deadman. She was born 1854 at Warbleton, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iRichard George who was born 1875 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 17th Oct 1875 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
   
  8. John Harmer was the son of Henry Harmer and Caroline Harmer. He was born 1851 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 7th Sep 1851 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex; died Jan to Mar 1881, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1881 Q1 Vol 2b Page 55, aged 29 years
  He married Ann Stevens on Oct to Dec 1871, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1871 Q4 Vol 2b Page 152. She was born 1852 at Warbleton, Sussex. They had the following children:
9 iWilliam Henry who was born 1872 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 7th Apr 1872 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  iiLucy Ann who was born 1875 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 16th May 1875 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  iiiJohn Obed who was born 1877 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 4th Feb 1877 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  ivEmily Janes who was born 1879 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 26th Oct 1879 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  vJames Thomas who was born 1881 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 19th Jul 1881 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
   
Generation No. 5
  9. William Henry Harmer, brickyard labourer was the son of John Harmer and Ann Harmer [Stevens]. He was born 1872 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 7th Apr 1872 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  He married Mary Jane on c 1892. She was born 1874 at Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iAnnie Hilda who was born 1895 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 7th Apr 1895 St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex
  iiWilliam Henry who was born 1898 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 30th Dec 1898 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
   

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