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Descendant's report for William Ashdown, son of William Ashdown and Elizabeth Ashdown [Dickson]
Generation No. 1
  1. William Ashdown was the son of William Ashdown and Elizabeth Ashdown [Dickson]. He was born 1720 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 31st Jul 1720 at St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex; died Jan 1782 at Chiddingly, Sussex, aged 65 years; buried 9th Jan 1782 at Chiddingly Parish Church, Chiddingly, Sussex
  He married Elizabeth ..... on c 1745. She was born 1724. They had the following children:
2 iWilliam who was born 1746/47 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 28th Feb 1746/47 St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex; died c 1830
   
Generation No. 2
  2. William Ashdown was the son of William Ashdown and Elizabeth Ashdown. He was born 1746/47 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 28th Feb 1746/47 at St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex; died c 1830
  He married Ann Smith on 18th May 1774 at Chiddingly Parish Church, Chiddingly, Sussex. She was born 1749 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 10th Sep 1750 at St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex; died 16th Feb 1832. They had the following children:
  iPhebe who was born 1775 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 15th Aug 1775 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex
3 iiWilliam who was born 1777 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 22nd Nov 1777 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex
  iiiAbigail who was born 1779 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 17th Apr 1779 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex
  ivEame who was born 1781 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 3rd Apr 1781 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex
4 vJames who was born 1783 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 2nd May 1783 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex; died 2nd Mar 1851 Hellingly, Sussex, aged 68 years; buried 7th Mar 1851 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex
5 viJesse who was born 1785 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 13th May 1785 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex; died Jun 1874 Hellingly, Sussex, aged 89 years; buried 15th Jun 1874 St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex
6 viiMildred who was born 29th Dec 1786 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 26th Jan 1787 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex; died 16th Mar 1864 Sussex
7 viiiDaniel who was born 10th Apr 1789 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 22nd May 1789 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex; died Dec 1871 Hellingly, Sussex, aged 82 years; buried 11th Dec 1871 St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex
  ixAlle who was born 12th Oct 1792 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 7th Dec 1792 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex
   
Generation No. 3
  3. William Ashdown, farmer was the son of William Ashdown and Ann Ashdown [Smith]. He was born 1777 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 22nd Nov 1777 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex
  He married Frances Jervis on 15th Feb 1805 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Jarvis and Sarah Jarvis [Page]. She was born 1786 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 19th Mar 1786 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex; died Aug 1871 at Heathfield, Sussex, aged 85 years; buried 29th Aug 1871 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iAmelia (Millie/Amy) who was born 30th Jun 1805 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 25th Jul 1805 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex; died 1877
  iiSarah who was born 17th Mar 1807 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 14th May 1807 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex
8 iiiWilliam who was born 29th Apr 1809 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 2nd Jun 1809 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex
9 ivJohn who was born 11th Feb 1811 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 15th Mar 1811 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died 31st Jan 1877, registered at Lewes District, Sussex, ref: 1877 Q1 Vol 2b Page 100
10 vJesse who was born 24th May 1813 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 25th Jun 1813 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
11 viFanny who was born 20th Feb 1815 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 31st Mar 1815 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died Jan to Mar 1898, registered at Hastings District, Sussex, ref: 1898 Q1 Vol 2b Page 13, aged 82 years
  viiPhebe who was born 16th Apr 1819 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened May 1819 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  viiiMartha who was born 27th Apr 1821 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 18th May 1821 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
12 ixJane who was born 27th Feb 1823 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 4th Apr 1823 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died 2nd Feb 1911 East Hoathly, Sussex
13 xDavid who was born 2nd Jan 1827 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 2nd Feb 1827 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died Oct to Dec 1901, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1901 Q4 Vol 2b Page 63
  xiAnn who was born 16th Jun 1829 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 29th Jul 1829 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
   
  4. James Ashdown, sawyer was the son of William Ashdown and Ann Ashdown [Smith]. He was born 1783 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 2nd May 1783 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex; died 2nd Mar 1851 at Hellingly, Sussex, aged 68 years; buried 7th Mar 1851 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex
  He married Mary Briant on 13th Oct 1806 at Hollington, Sussex. She was born 1787; christened 14th Jan 1787 at Ninfield, Sussex; died 21st Jun 1868 at Hastings, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iWilliam who was born 28th Feb 1808 at Waldron, Sussex; died 1884
  iiMary who was born 24th Oct 1809 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 19th Nov 1809 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex; died 12th Jun 1856
14 iiiAlice who was born 31st Jan 1812 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 21st Feb 1813 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died 1908
15 ivRichard who was born 2nd Dec 1813 at Waldron, Sussex; died 26th Sep 1902 Bountiful, Davis, Utah, USA; buried after 26th Sep 1902 Bountiful, Davis, Utah, USA
  vJohn who was born 1816 at Waldron, Sussex; died 1841
16 viRebecca who was born 1st May 1818 at Waldron, Sussex; died 30th Apr 1896 Plainfield Union, New Jersey, USA, aged 79 years
  viiMoses who was born 1820 at Waldron, Sussex; died 1820
  viiiAaron who was born 1820 at Waldron, Sussex; died 1820
17 ixDinah who was born 3rd Aug 1821 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 9th Sep 1821 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died 21st Oct 1850, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1850 Q4 Vol 7 Page 355
   
  5. Jesse Ashdown, road surveyor was the son of William Ashdown and Ann Ashdown [Smith]. He was born 1785 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 13th May 1785 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex; died Jun 1874 at Hellingly, Sussex, aged 89 years; buried 15th Jun 1874 at St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex
  He married Mary Smith on 30th Jul 1816 at South Malling, Sussex. She was born 1797 at Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iMary who was born 13th Mar 1817 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 11th Apr 1817 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  iiJesse who was born c 1820 at Sussex
  iiiSarah who was born c 1825 at Sussex
  ivTrayton who was born 1828 at Sussex
  vHenry who was born 1831 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 9th May 1831 St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex
  viJames who was born 1832 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 10th Dec 1832 St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex
  viiLeonard who was born 1835 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 12th Jul 1835 St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex
  viiiCaroline who was born 1840 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 10th Jan 1840 St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex
  ixEdward who was born 1846 at Hellingly, Sussex
   
  6. Mildred Heathfield [Ashdown] was the daughter of William Ashdown and Ann Ashdown [Smith]. She was born 29th Dec 1786 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 26th Jan 1787 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex; died 16th Mar 1864 at Sussex
  She married James Heathfield on 7th Jan 1805 at St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex, witnesses: James Ashdown and John Parris. He was the son of Thomas Heathfield and Mary Heathfield [Vine]. He was born 1760 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 18th Apr 1760 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex. They had the following children:
18 iJesse who was born 24th Oct 1805 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 17th Nov 1805 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex; died 1891
  iiEdmond who was born 5th Nov 1808 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 2nd Dec 1808 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex
19 iiiMary who was born 26th Sep 1815 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 27th Oct 1815 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died 1903
  ivMiriam who was born 18th Nov 1818 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 1st Jan 1819 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died 1893
20 vDavid who was born 6th Nov 1820 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened Dec 1820 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died c 1903
   
  7. Daniel Ashdown, master sawyer was the son of William Ashdown and Ann Ashdown [Smith]. He was born 10th Apr 1789 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 22nd May 1789 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex; died Dec 1871 at Hellingly, Sussex, aged 82 years; buried 11th Dec 1871 at St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex
  He married Ann Piper ..... on 29th Feb 1812 at South Malling, Sussex. She was born 1792 at East Hoathly, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iMary who was born 20th Dec 1813 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 21st Jan 1814 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  iiGeorge who was born 11th Nov 1816 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 6th Dec 1816 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  iiiHarriot who was born 14th Sep 1818 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 23rd Oct 1818 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  ivJames who was born 5th Dec 1822 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 7th Feb 1823 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  vRuth who was born 20th Jan 1825 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 11th Mar 1825 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  viDorcas who was born 14th Jan 1827 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 16th Feb 1827 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  viiOrpah who was born 9th Jan 1829 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 20th Mar 1829 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
21 viiiDaniel who was born 6th Aug 1831 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 11th Sep 1831 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  ixRhoda who was born 22nd Jul 1833 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 25th Aug 1833 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
   
Generation No. 4
  8. William Ashdown, farm labourer was the son of William Ashdown, farmer and Frances Ashdown [Jervis]. He was born 29th Apr 1809 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 2nd Jun 1809 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex
  He married Elizabeth Delves on 16th Oct 1830 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex. She was born 1805 at Wartling, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iHannah who was born 3rd May 1836 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 19th May 1836 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  iiIsaac who was born 1845 at Hellingly, Sussex
   
  9. John Ashdown, miller journeyman was the son of William Ashdown, farmer and Frances Ashdown [Jervis]. He was born 11th Feb 1811 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 15th Mar 1811 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died 31st Jan 1877, registered at Lewes District, Sussex, ref: 1877 Q1 Vol 2b Page 100
  He married Ann Button on 2nd Jul 1831 at St. John-under-the-Castle, Lewes, Sussex. She was born 1814 at Wartling, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJohn who was born 1832 at Chiddingly, Sussex
22 iiMiriam who was born 15th Jul 1833 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 11th Aug 1833 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  iiiRuth who was born 12th May 1835 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 5th Jul 1835 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  ivAnn who was born 1840 at Chiddingly, Sussex
  vWilliam who was born 1843 at Chiddingly, Sussex
  viMary who was born 1845 at Chiddingly, Sussex
  viiDavid who was born 1847 at Chiddingly, Sussex
  viiiPhobe who was born 1849 at Chiddingly, Sussex
23 ixIsaac who was born Jan 1851 at Chiddingly, Sussex
   
  10. Jesse Ashdown, farmer was the son of William Ashdown, farmer and Frances Ashdown [Jervis]. He was born 24th May 1813 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 25th Jun 1813 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  He married Louisa Butler on 2nd Sep 1835 at St. Michael, Lewes, Sussex. She was born 1813 at Hellingly, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iEphraim who was born 2nd Apr 1837 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 2nd Apr 1837 Burlow Chapel, Hellingly, Sussex
  iiEliza who was born 1842 at Hellingly, Sussex
  iiiF. B. who was born 1845 at Hellingly, Sussex
  ivJesse who was born 1847 at Hellingly, Sussex
   
  11. Fanny Dann [Ashdown] was the daughter of William Ashdown, farmer and Frances Ashdown [Jervis]. She was born 20th Feb 1815 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 31st Mar 1815 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died Jan to Mar 1898, registered at Hastings District, Sussex, ref: 1898 Q1 Vol 2b Page 13, aged 82 years
  She married George Dann on 6th Aug 1836 at St. Michael, Lewes, Sussex. He was born 1817 at Hellingly, Sussex; died Oct to Dec 1867, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1867 Q4 Vol 2b Page 48, aged 51 years. They had the following children:
24 iTrayton who was born 29th Sep 1836 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 30th Oct 1836 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, son of George & Fanny Dann, ceremony performed by Samuel Sands; died July to Sep 1896, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1896 Q3 Vol 2b Page 59, aged 59 years
  iiRuth who was born 1838 at Sussex
  iiiMary who was born 1841 at Hellingly, Sussex
  ivEdward who was born 1843 at Hellingly, Sussex
  vGeorge who was born 1845 at Hellingly, Sussex
  viPhoebe who was born 1848 at Hellingly, Sussex
25 viiReuben who was born May 1850 at Hellingly, Sussex
  viiiElijah who was born 1853 at Hellingly, Sussex
  ixFanny who was born 1855 at Hellingly, Sussex
  xFrederick who was born 1858 at Laughton, Sussex
  xiWilliam who was born 1862 at Laughton, Sussex
   
  12. Jane White [Ashdown] was the daughter of William Ashdown, farmer and Frances Ashdown [Jervis]. She was born 27th Feb 1823 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 4th Apr 1823 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died 2nd Feb 1911 at East Hoathly, Sussex
  She married Philip White on 5th Jan 1848 at Chiddingly Parish Church, Chiddingly, Sussex. He was the son of Henry White and Dinah White [Guy]. He was born 1818 at Chiddingly, Sussex; died 26th Aug 1890 at Hawkhurst Common, East Hoathly, Sussex, aged 72 years; cause of death: disease of the heart; buried 30th Aug 1890 at East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iChristopher who was born 1845 at Chiddingly, Sussex
  iiGaius who was born Oct to Dec 1848 at East Hoathly, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1848 Q4 Vol 7 Page 510; died Oct to Dec 1887, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1887 Q4 Vol 2b Page 77
26 iiiHepzebah who was born 14th Aug 1850 at East Hoathly, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1850 Q3 Vol 7 Page 537; died 10th Jan 1898 Gray Wood, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1898 Q1 Vol 2b Page 95
27 ivEunice who was born Oct to Dec 1852 at East Hoathly, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1852 Q4 Vol 2b Page 95; died Dec 1935, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1935 Dec Vol 2b Page 179
  vDorcas who was born 1855 at East Hoathly, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1855 Vol 2b Page 83; died 1856, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1856 Vol 2b Page 55
28 viHenry who was born Oct to Dec 1857 at East Hoathly, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1857 Q4 Vol 2b Page 86; died Dec 1929, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1929 Dec Vol 2b Page 126
29 viiWilliam who was born Jan to Mar 1863 at East Hoathly, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1863 Q1 Vol 2b Page 97; died 1941
   
  13. David Ashdown was the son of William Ashdown, farmer and Frances Ashdown [Jervis]. He was born 2nd Jan 1827 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 2nd Feb 1827 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died Oct to Dec 1901, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1901 Q4 Vol 2b Page 63
  He married Mary Piper on Oct to Dec 1850, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1850 Q4 Vol 7 Page 603. She was born 1828 at Waldron, Sussex
   
  14. Alice Hook [Ashdown] was the daughter of James Ashdown, sawyer and Mary Ashdown [Briant]. She was born 31st Jan 1812 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 21st Feb 1813 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died 1908
  She married Richard Hook on 13th Jun 1836 at All Saints Church, Herstmonceux, Sussex. He was the son of Richard Hook, labourer and Frances Hook [Wenham]. He was born 1800 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 9th Nov 1800 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex, son of Richard & Frances Hook. They had the following children:
  iFoster Thomas who was born Dec 1836 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 11th Dec 1836 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex, son of Richard (labourer) & Alice Hook
  iiAlice who was born 1838 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 19th Aug 1838 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex, daughter of Richard (labourer) & Alice Hook
  iiiLilias who was born 1840 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 10th May 1840 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex, daughter of Richard (labourer) & Alice Hook
  ivEllen who was born 1842 at Waldron, Sussex
  vAlbert who was born 1844 at Waldron, Sussex
  viLois who was born 1849 at Waldron, Sussex
  viiPeter who was born 1850 at Waldron, Sussex
  viiiDavid who was born 1851 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 29th Dec 1851 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex, son of Richard (labourer) & Alice Hook; died May 1852 Waldron, Sussex, infant; buried 6th May 1852 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex
   
  15. Richard Ashdown, sawyer was the son of James Ashdown, sawyer and Mary Ashdown [Briant]. He was born 2nd Dec 1813 at Waldron, Sussex; died 26th Sep 1902 at Bountiful, Davis, Utah, USA; buried after 26th Sep 1902 at Bountiful, Davis, Utah, USA
  He married Ann Burgess on 10th Nov 1841 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex. She was born 25th Aug 1821 at Waldron, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iHarriet who was born 24th Jul 1842 at Waldron, Sussex
30 iiWilliam who was born 20th May 1844 at Waldron, Sussex; died 30th Jan 1920
31 iiiRichard who was born 8th May 1846 at Waldron, Sussex; died 14th Sep 1935
  ivFanny who was born 23rd Aug 1848 at Waldron, Sussex
  vMary Ann who was born 15th Oct 1852 at Waldron, Sussex; died 24th Feb 1921 Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
   
  16. Rebecca Fenner [Ashdown] was the daughter of James Ashdown, sawyer and Mary Ashdown [Briant]. She was born 1st May 1818 at Waldron, Sussex; emigrated 4th Apr 1842 to New York, USA, on board SS Westminster; died 30th Apr 1896 at Plainfield Union, New Jersey, USA, aged 79 years
  She married John Fenner on Apr to June 1840, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1840 Q2 Vol 7 Page 639. He was the son of John Fenner and Mary Fenner [Fry]. He was born 20th Jul 1816 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 20th Oct 1816 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, son of John Fenner & Mary Fenner; ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; emigrated 4th Apr 1842 to New York, USA, on board SS Westminster. They had the following children:
  iGeorge who was born 1840 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 8th Nov 1840 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex, son of John Fenner (labourer) & Rebecca Fenner
  iiAmos who was born 1842 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 9th Jan 1842 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex, son of John Fenner (labourer) & Rebecca Fenner
  iiiRuth who was born 1843 at New York, USA
  ivJohn who was born 1845 at New Jersey, USA
  vWilliam who was born 1845 at New Jersey, USA
  viJames who was born 1848 at New Jersey, USA
  viiCharles who was born 1849 at New Jersey, USA
   
  17. Dinah Frost [Cornwall] [Ashdown] was the daughter of James Ashdown, sawyer and Mary Ashdown [Briant]. She was born 3rd Aug 1821 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 9th Sep 1821 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died 21st Oct 1850, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1850 Q4 Vol 7 Page 355
  She married (1) Abraham Cornwall on 10th Nov 1841 at St. Anne, Lewes, Sussex. He was the son of Thomas Cornwell, labourer and Philadelphia Cornwell [Hickmor]. He was born 1820 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 30th Apr 1820 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iRuth who was born 1843 at Mayfield, Sussex
  iiAmos who was born 1844 at Mayfield, Sussex
  She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
  iWilliam Neve who was born 1847 at Union House, Uckfield, Sussex; christened 27th Oct 1847 Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex
  She married (2) Robert Frost on Apr to June 1849, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1849 Q2 Vol 7 Page 727. He was the son of Robert Frost, farm labourer and Lydia Frost [Brizenden]. He was born 9th Apr 1816 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th May 1817 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; emigrated 1861 to USA. They had the following children:
  iIsaac who was born Oct to Dec 1849 at Waldron, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1849 Q4 Vol 7 Page 527
   
  18. Jesse Heathfield, journeyman painter was the son of James Heathfield and Mildred (Amelia) Heathfield [Ashdown]. He was born 24th Oct 1805 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 17th Nov 1805 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex; died 1891
  He married Harriett Catt on 6th Aug 1832 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex. She was born 1808 at Heathfield, Sussex
   
  19. Mary Constable [Heathfield] was the daughter of James Heathfield and Mildred (Amelia) Heathfield [Ashdown]. She was born 26th Sep 1815 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 27th Oct 1815 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died 1903
  She married John Constable on 24th Dec 1833 at St. Michael, Lewes, Sussex. He was born 1808; died 1876
   
  20. David Heathfield was the son of James Heathfield and Mildred (Amelia) Heathfield [Ashdown]. He was born 6th Nov 1820 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened Dec 1820 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press; died c 1903
  He married Jane Dartnall on Oct to Dec 1841, registered at Steyning District, Sussex, ref: 1841 Q4 Vol 7 Page 709. She was born 1823 at Ditchling, Sussex; died 1895. They had the following children:
  iReuben who was born 1842 at Patcham, Sussex
  iiEsther who was born 1844 at Patcham, Sussex
  iiiJesse who was born 1847 at Patcham, Sussex
  ivWilliam who was born 1848 at Patcham, Sussex
  vJames who was born 1850 at Patcham, Sussex
  viJoseph who was born 1852 at Brighton, Sussex
  viiRuth who was born 1853 at Brighton, Sussex
  viiiMercy who was born 1856 at Brighton, Sussex
   
  21. Daniel Ashdown, builder was the son of Daniel Ashdown, master sawyer and Ann Piper Ashdown. He was born 6th Aug 1831 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 11th Sep 1831 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  He married Emma Catherine A. Wratten on July to Sep 1879, registered at Brighton District, Sussex, ref: 1879 Q3 Vol 2b Page 316. She was born 1840 at Herstmonceux, Sussex
   
Generation No. 5
  22. Miriam Turner [Ashdown] was the daughter of John Ashdown, miller journeyman and Ann Ashdown [Button]. She was born 15th Jul 1833 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 11th Aug 1833 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  She married Henry Turner on 3rd Nov 1855 at East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1855 Q4 Vol 2b Page 175. He was the son of William Turner, blacksmith and Sarah Turner [Russell]. He was born 2nd Sep 1819 at East Hoathly, Sussex; christened 17th Oct 1819 at East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, son of William Turner (blacksmith) and Sarah Turner. They had the following children:
  iAlice Isabel who was born 1856 at East Hoathly, Sussex; christened 22nd Jun 1856 East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, daughter of Henry Turner (labourer) and Miriam Turner
  iiHarriot who was born 1858 at East Hoathly, Sussex; christened 21st Feb 1858 East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, daughter of Henry Turner (labourer) and Miriam Turner
  iiiRobert who was born 1860 at East Hoathly, Sussex; christened 29th Jul 1860 East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, son of Henry Turner (labourer) and Miriam Turner
   
  23. Isaac Ashdown, farmer was the son of John Ashdown, miller journeyman and Ann Ashdown [Button]. He was born Jan 1851 at Chiddingly, Sussex
  He married Harriet Faith Seymour on July to Sep 1873, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1873 Q3 Vol 2b Page 113. She was born 1844 at Hailsham, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iFrank J. who was born 1875 at Hailsham, Sussex
  iiWilliam S. who was born 1877 at Hailsham, Sussex
  iiiClara E. J. who was born 1878 at Hailsham, Sussex
  ivAlice F. who was born Nov 1880 at Hailsham, Sussex
   
  24. Trayton Dann, farm labourer was the son of George Dann, farm labourer and Frances Dann [Ashdown]. He was born 29th Sep 1836 at Chiddingly, Sussex; christened 30th Oct 1836 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, son of George & Fanny Dann, ceremony performed by Samuel Sands; died July to Sep 1896, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1896 Q3 Vol 2b Page 59, aged 59 years
  He married Rebecca Oliver on Apr to June 1862, registered at Lewes District, Sussex, ref: 1862 Q2 Vol 2b Page 227. She was born 1837 at Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iGeorge T. who was born 1863 at Hellingly, Sussex
  iiPhoebe who was born 1865 at Hellingly, Sussex
  iiiFanny who was born 1869 at Laughton, Sussex
  ivJane who was born 1871 at Hellingly, Sussex
  vEdward who was born 1873 at Hellingly, Sussex
  viCaroline who was born 1875 at Hellingly, Sussex
  viiRuth who was born 1878 at Hellingly, Sussex
   
  25. Reuben Dann, gardener was the son of George Dann, farm labourer and Frances Dann [Ashdown]. He was born May 1850 at Hellingly, Sussex
  He married Mary Ann Evenden on July to Sep 1876, registered at Battle District, Sussex, ref: 1876 Q3 Vol 2b Page 83. She was born 1850 at East Hoathly, Sussex
   
  26. Hepzebah Cornwell [Burgess] [White] was the daughter of Philip White and Jane White [Ashdown]. She was born 14th Aug 1850 at East Hoathly, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1850 Q3 Vol 7 Page 537; died 10th Jan 1898 at Gray Wood, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1898 Q1 Vol 2b Page 95
  She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
  iCharles Thomas who was born July to Sep 1867 at East Hoathly, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1867 Q3 Vol 2b Page 111; christened 25th Dec 1867 East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, son of Hephzibah White
  She married (1) Caleb Burgess on 31st Dec 1870 at Parish Church, Folkington, Sussex. He was born 1846 at Ripe, Sussex; died May 1883 at East Hoathly, Sussex, aged 37 years; buried 28th May 1883 at East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJohn who was born 1872 at Hailsham, Sussex
  iiGeorge who was born 1873 at Ripe, Sussex
  iiiLennice who was born 1874 at Isfield, Sussex
  ivRobert who was born 1876 at East Hoathly, Sussex; christened 29th Mar 1876 East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, son of Caleb Burgess (carter) and Hephzibah Burgess
  vJames who was born 1880 at East Hoathly, Sussex
  viJohn who was born 1881 at East Hoathly, Sussex; christened 9th Oct 1881 East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, son of Caleb Burgess (labourer) and Hephzibah Burgess
  She married (2) William Cornwell on c 1885. He was born 1859; died 1916. They had the following children:
  iWilliam Jacob who was born 1888 at East Hoathly, Sussex; christened 5th Aug 1888 East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, son of William Cornwell (stockman) and Hephzibah Cornwell
  iiEmily who was born 1891 at East Hoathly, Sussex; christened 1st Nov 1891 East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, daughter of William Cornwell (stockman) and Hephzibah Cornwell
  iiiNelly Mary who was born 1893 at East Hoathly, Sussex; christened 3rd Sep 1893 East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, daughter of William Cornwell (stockman) and Hephzibah Cornwell
   
  27. Eunice Carley [White] was the daughter of Philip White and Jane White [Ashdown]. She was born Oct to Dec 1852 at East Hoathly, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1852 Q4 Vol 2b Page 95; died Dec 1935, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1935 Dec Vol 2b Page 179
  She married George Carley on July to Sep 1883, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1883 Q3 Voll 2b Page 213. He was the son of William Carley, farm labourer and Mary Anne Carley. He was born 1857 at East Hoathly, Sussex; died 1952. They had the following children:
  iAnnie Emma who was born 1885 at Grey Wood, East Hoathly, Sussex; christened 15th Feb 1885 East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, daughter of George Carley (labourer) and Eunice Carley
  iiWilliam George who was born 1886 at East Hoathly, Sussex; christened 6th Jun 1886 East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, son of George Carley (carter) and Eunice Carley
  iiiGaius George who was born 1888 at Arlington, Sussex; christened 1st Apr 1888 East Hoathly Parish Church, East Hoathly, Sussex, son of George Carley (carter) and Eunice Carley
   
  28. Henry White, labourer was the son of Philip White and Jane White [Ashdown]. He was born Oct to Dec 1857 at East Hoathly, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1857 Q4 Vol 2b Page 86; died Dec 1929, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1929 Dec Vol 2b Page 126
  He married Ellen Fox ..... on 7th Mar 1880 at St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1880 Q1 Vol 2b Page 107. She was the daughter of Arthur Fox, farm labourer and Lydia Fox. She was born 1859 at Arlington, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iEllen H. who was born 1881 at Hellingly, Sussex
  iiSarah Jane who was born 1882 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 21st May 1882 St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex, daughter of Henry White (labourer) and Ellen White
  iiiEunice who was born 12th Jul 1885 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 23rd Aug 1885 St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex, daughter of Henry White (farm labourer) and Ellen White
   
  29. William White was the son of Philip White and Jane White [Ashdown]. He was born Jan to Mar 1863 at East Hoathly, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1863 Q1 Vol 2b Page 97; emigrated Dec 1913 to Australia, on board S.S. Omrah; died 1941
  He married Emily Ruth Holland on 11th Jan 1890 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Hollands, carpenter and Mary Ann Hollands [Geer]. She was born 17th Jun 1864 at Waldron, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1864 Q3 Vol 2b Page 101; christened 14th Aug 1864 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex, daughter of John Hollands (labourer) & Mary Anne Hollands; emigrated Dec 1913 to Australia, on board S.S. Omrah; died 30th May 1957 at Victoria, Australia. They had the following children:
32 iMaggie Frances who was born 15th Jul 1891 at East Hoathly, Sussex; died 23rd Oct 1974 Geelong, Victoria, Australia; buried after 23rd Oct 1974 Leopold Cemetery, Geelong, Victoria, Australia
33 iiJannette May who was born 1894 at East Hoathly, Sussex; died 10th Oct 1967 Victoria, Australia
34 iiiGertrude Ruth who was born 1897 at East Hoathly, Sussex; died 8th Dec 1975 Victoria, Australia
   
  30. William Ashdown was the son of Richard Ashdown, sawyer and Ann Ashdown [Burgess]. He was born 20th May 1844 at Waldron, Sussex; died 30th Jan 1920
  He married Janes Spencer on 21st Aug 1871. She was born c 1850
   
  31. Richard Ashdown was the son of Richard Ashdown, sawyer and Ann Ashdown [Burgess]. He was born 8th May 1846 at Waldron, Sussex; died 14th Sep 1935
  He married Mary Ann Hayes on 23rd Sep 1872. She was born c 1850
   
Generation No. 6
  32. Maggie Frances Gibson [Christian] [White] was the daughter of William White and Emily Ruth White [Holland]. She was born 15th Jul 1891 at East Hoathly, Sussex; emigrated Dec 1913 to Australia, on board S.S. Omrah; died 23rd Oct 1974 at Geelong, Victoria, Australia; buried after 23rd Oct 1974 at Leopold Cemetery, Geelong, Victoria, Australia
  She married (1) William Dennis Christian on 3rd Jul 1915 at Mildura, Victoria, Australia. He was born 21st Jul 1894 at Eastbourne, Sussex; died 23rd Jun 1942 at Victoria, Australia. They had the following children:
  iLeonard William who was born 1916 at Victoria, Australia; died 1983
  iiFelicity Clara Ruth who was born 22nd Jul 1919 at Victoria, Australia; died 10th May 2008 Victoria, Australia
  iiiNaida Amaryllis Henryetta who was born 25th Jul 1921 at Victoria, Australia; died 2nd Mar 1991
  ivRodney Henry Gillam who was born 5th May 1926 at Victoria, Australia
  She married (2) John Sydney Gibson on c 1943 at Broken Hill, NSW, Australia. He was born 12th Jul 1910 at Broken Hill, NSW, Australia; died 1976 at Victoria, Australia
   
  33. Jannette May Litchfield [White] was the daughter of William White and Emily Ruth White [Holland]. She was born 1894 at East Hoathly, Sussex; emigrated Dec 1913 to Australia, on board S.S. Omrah; died 10th Oct 1967 at Victoria, Australia
  She married Charles Henry Litchfield on 7th Jun 1916 at Victoria, Australia. He was born 21st Aug 1895; died 2nd Mar 1991. They had the following children:
  iRichard William who was born 20th Jan 1917 at Australia; died 23rd Aug 1944, killed in action in WWII - rear gunner - plane shot down
  iiIrene Ruth who was born 22nd Mar 1918 at Australia; died 13th Mar 1999 Australia
  iiiRupert Charles who was born 1919 at Australia
  ivLawrence who was born 1922 at Australia
   
  34. Gertrude Ruth Lyell [White] was the daughter of William White and Emily Ruth White [Holland]. She was born 1897 at East Hoathly, Sussex; emigrated Dec 1913 to Australia, on board S.S. Omrah; died 8th Dec 1975 at Victoria, Australia
  She married James Eccles Lyell on 27th Apr 1927 at St. John, Church of England, Merbein, Victoria, Australia. He was born 5th Dec 1892 at The Haugh, Mauchline, Scotland. They had the following children:
  iIan William who was born 22nd Mar 1929 at Merbein, Victoria, Australia; died 10th Nov 2009
  iiJames Eccles who was born 5th Dec 1930 at Merbein, Victoria, Australia; died 11th Jul 1976
  iiiGeorge David who was born 10th Jul 1936
  ivRuth Janet who was born 7th Jul 1943
   

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