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Descendant's report for Ann Cheston [Tompset]
Generation No. 1
  1. Ann Cheston [Tompset] She was born c 1725
  She married John Cheston on 5th Jun 1750 at St. Mary the Virgin Church, Ticehurst, Sussex. He was born c 1725. They had the following children:
2 iJohn who was born 1751 at Ticehurst, Sussex; christened 22nd Mar 1751 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Ticehurst, Sussex; died 1825 Cowden, Kent, Aged 74 years; buried 8th Apr 1825 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  iiAnn who was born 1753 at Ticehurst, Sussex; christened 26th Sep 1753 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Ticehurst, Sussex
  iiiMary who was born 1758 at Ticehurst, Sussex; christened 25th Apr 1758 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Ticehurst, Sussex
   
Generation No. 2
  2. John Chesson was the son of John Cheston and Ann Cheston [Tompset]. He was born 1751 at Ticehurst, Sussex; christened 22nd Mar 1751 at St. Mary the Virgin Church, Ticehurst, Sussex; died 1825 at Cowden, Kent, Aged 74 years; buried 8th Apr 1825 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  He married Ann (Nanny) Brooks on 20th Oct 1778 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent. She was the daughter of William Brooks and Elizabeth Brooks [Akehurst]. She was born 7th Aug 1757 at Westham, Sussex; christened 21st Aug 1757 at Westham, Sussex; died Dec 1833 at Cowden, Kent, Aged 77 years; buried 24th Dec 1833 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent. They had the following children:
  iJohn who was born 1779 at Westham, Sussex; christened 31st Oct 1779 Westham, Sussex
  iiOlly who was born 10th Mar 1782 at Westham, Sussex; christened 23rd Mar 1782 Westham, Sussex
3 iiiHarriett who was born 14th Apr 1785 at Pevensey, Sussex; christened 10th Jul 1785 Pevensey, Sussex
  ivWilliam who was born 8th Jun 1792 at Pevensey, Sussex; christened 8th Jul 1792 Pevensey, Sussex
4 vJane who was born 12th Jun 1794 at Pevensey, Sussex; christened 30th Nov 1794 Pevensey, Sussex
5 viObadiah who was born 26th Aug 1797 at Pevensey, Sussex; christened 15th Oct 1797 Pevensey, Sussex
  viiJesse who was born 19th Apr 1800 at Westham, Sussex; christened 4th May 1800 Westham, Sussex
   
Generation No. 3
  3. Harriett Burton [Chesson] was the daughter of John Chesson and Ann (Nanny) Chesson [Brooks]. She was born 14th Apr 1785 at Pevensey, Sussex; christened 10th Jul 1785 at Pevensey, Sussex
  She married James Burton on 29th May 1804 at Westham, Sussex. He was born c 1785
   
  4. Jane Lamnon [Chesson] was the daughter of John Chesson and Ann (Nanny) Chesson [Brooks]. She was born 12th Jun 1794 at Pevensey, Sussex; christened 30th Nov 1794 at Pevensey, Sussex
  She married William Lamnon on 1st Feb 1812 at Pevensey, Sussex. He was born c 1790
   
  5. Obadiah Chesson was the son of John Chesson and Ann (Nanny) Chesson [Brooks]. He was born 26th Aug 1797 at Pevensey, Sussex; christened 15th Oct 1797 at Pevensey, Sussex
  He married Sophia Clifton on 10th Apr 1820 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent. She was born 1799 at Cowden, Kent. They had the following children:
6 iDavid who was born 1821 at Cowden, Kent; christened 28th Jan 1821 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent; died Sep 1850 Cowden, Kent; buried 27th Sep 1850 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
7 iiJohn who was born 1823 at Cowden, Kent; christened 1st Jun 1823 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  iiiElizabeth who was born 1825 at Cowden, Kent; christened 9th Oct 1825 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
8 ivObediah who was born 1828 at Cowden, Kent; christened 22nd Jun 1828 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  vSophia who was born 1831 at Cowden, Kent; christened 22nd Jun 1831 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  viAnn who was born 1834 at Cowden, Kent; christened 11th May 1834 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent; died Jul 1850 Cowden, Kent; buried 28th Jul 1850 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  viiThomas who was born 1834 at Cowden, Kent; christened 11th May 1834 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent; died Jun 1834 Cowden, Kent; buried 24th Jun 1834 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  viiiHannah who was born 1837 at Cowden, Kent; christened 14th May 1837 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
9 ixWilliam who was born 1840 at Cowden, Kent; christened 28th Jun 1840 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent; died Jul 1886 Cowden, Kent; buried 28th Jul 1886 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
10 xThomas who was born 1844 at Cowden, Kent; christened 28th Jul 1844 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
   
Generation No. 4
  6. David Chesson was the son of Obediah Chesson and Sophia Chesson [Clifton]. He was born 1821 at Cowden, Kent; christened 28th Jan 1821 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent; died Sep 1850 at Cowden, Kent; buried 27th Sep 1850 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  He married Charlotte Shaw on 11th Aug 1850 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent. She was the daughter of John Shaw, farm labourer and Philadelphia Shaw [Watford]. She was born 1828 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 9th Nov 1828 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
11 iDavid who was born 1851 at Sundridge, Kent; christened 1st Jun 1851 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
   
  7. John Chesson was the son of Obediah Chesson and Sophia Chesson [Clifton]. He was born 1823 at Cowden, Kent; christened 1st Jun 1823 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  He married Anne Beard on Apr to June 1847, registered at Marylebone District, London, ref: 1847 Q2 Vol 1 Page 292. She was born 1823 at Wells, Somerset. They had the following children:
  iJohn who was born 1848 at Westerham, Kent
12 iiGeorge who was born 1850 at Westerham, Kent
  iiiSarah A. who was born 1853 at Cowden, Kent
13 ivEmily Meline who was born 1854 at Cowden, Kent; christened 16th Jul 1854 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  vWalter who was born 1856 at Cowden, Kent; christened 22nd Jun 1856 St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
   
  8. Obediah Chesson, bricklayer was the son of Obediah Chesson and Sophia Chesson [Clifton]. He was born 1828 at Cowden, Kent; christened 22nd Jun 1828 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  He married Sophia Firminger on July to Sep 1853, registered at St. Margaret District, Westminster, ref: 1853 Q3 Vol 1a Page 516. She was born 1833 at Cowden, Kent. They had the following children:
14 iWilliam Henry who was born 1854 at Cowden, Kent; died Oct to Dec 1943, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1943 Q4
15 iiCharles Thomas who was born 1858 at Cowden, Kent
   
  9. William Chesson, bricklayer was the son of Obediah Chesson and Sophia Chesson [Clifton]. He was born 1840 at Cowden, Kent; christened 28th Jun 1840 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent; died Jul 1886 at Cowden, Kent; buried 28th Jul 1886 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  He married Emily Mothersole on 29th Sep 1862 at St Luke, Old Street, Islington, London. She was born 1836 at Bures, Suffolk. They had the following children:
  iWilliam G. W. who was born 1863 at Acton, Suffolk
  iiEmily who was born 1865 at Cowden, Kent
  iiiThomas A. who was born 1867 at Cowden, Kent
  ivHenry J. who was born 1868 at Cowden, Kent
  vCharles who was born 1870 at Cowden, Kent
  viObadiah who was born 1871 at Cowden, Kent
  viiSophia who was born 1873 at Cowden, Kent
  viiiEllen who was born 1875 at Cowden, Kent
   
  10. Thomas Chesson was the son of Obediah Chesson and Sophia Chesson [Clifton]. He was born 1844 at Cowden, Kent; christened 28th Jul 1844 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  He married (1) Emma King on July to Sep 1867, registered at Wandsworth District, London, ref: 1867 Q3 Vol 1d Page 797. She was born c 1843 at Norwood, Surrey; died Oct to Dec 1871, registered at Wandsworth District, London, ref: 1871 Q4 Vol 1d Page 456. They had the following children:
  iThomas who was born c 1870 at Streatham, London
  iiAlbert who was born c 1872 at Streatham, London
  He married (2) Jane Elliott on Apr to June 1875, registered at Watford District, Hertfordshire, ref: 1875 Q2 Vol 3a Page 498. She was born 1857 at Homerton, Middlesex. They had the following children:
  iJane who was born 1877 at Camden Town, London
  iiThomas who was born 1878 at Camden Town, London
  iiiEllen who was born 1880 at Camden Town, London
  ivHenry who was born 1882 at Camden Town, London
  vErnest Stanley who was born 1884 at Camden Town, London
  viFrederick who was born 1885 at Wood Green
  viiEthel who was born 1888 at Wood Green
  viiiIvy who was born 1889 at Wood Green
   
Generation No. 5
  11. David Chesson was the son of David Chesson and Charlotte Chesson [Shaw]. He was born 1851 at Sundridge, Kent; christened 1st Jun 1851 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  He married Louisa Roffey on Jan to Mar 1875, registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex, ref: 1875 Q1 Vol 2b Page 175. She was born 1851 at Lingfield, Surrey. They had the following children:
  iClara who was born July to Sep 1875 at Lingfield, Surrey, registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex, ref: 1875 Q3 Vol 2b Page 125; christened 29th Aug 1875 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Lingfield, Surrey
  iiDavid who was born 1877 at Lingfield, Surrey
  iiiAda Ruth who was born 1879 at Lingfield, Surrey; christened 30th Nov 1879 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Lingfield, Surrey
  ivAnnie who was born 1882 at Cowden, Kent
  vKatie who was born 1884 at Edenbridge, Kent
  viWalter who was born 1888 at Edenbridge, Kent
  viiHarold who was born 1889 at Edenbridge, Kent
   
  12. George Chesson, bricklayer was the son of John Chesson and Anne Chesson [Beard]. He was born 1850 at Westerham, Kent
  He married Sarah ..... on c 1875. She was born 1855 at East Grinstead, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iEmily S. who was born 1878 at London
  iiCyril who was born May 1880 at East Grinstead, Sussex
   
  13. Emily Meline Heasman [Chesson] was the daughter of John Chesson and Anne Chesson [Beard]. She was born 1854 at Cowden, Kent; christened 16th Jul 1854 at St. Mary Magdalene, Cowden, Kent
  She married Henry George Heasman on 30th Sep 1880 at St Marylebone Church, London. He was the son of Charles James Heasman, carpenter and Charlotte Elizabeth Heasman [Pendry]. He was born 1857 at Forest Row, Sussex; christened 4th Oct 1857 at Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iRose Florence who was born 1880 at Southwark, London
  iiGeorge Arthur who was born 1882 at Southwark, London
  iiiAnnette Emily who was born 1884 at Forest Row, Sussex; christened 9th Nov 1884 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex
   
  14. William Henry Chesson, bricklayer was the son of Obediah Chesson, bricklayer and Sophia Chesson [Firminger]. He was born 1854 at Cowden, Kent; died Oct to Dec 1943, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1943 Q4
  He married Elizabeth Huggett on 17th Jul 1875 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex. She was the daughter of James Huggett, road labourer and Ann Huggett [Baker]. She was born 1848 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 2nd Feb 1848 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex; died Apr to June 1929, registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex, ref: 1929 Q2. They had the following children:
16 iAnnie Sophia who was born 4th Jun 1876 at Cowden, Kent; died July to Sep 1971, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1971 Q3
17 iiSidney William who was born 1877 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 25th Nov 1877 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex; died Jan to Mar 1961, registered at Tonbridge District, Kent, ref: 1961 Q1
18 iiiPercy who was born Jan to Mar 1879 at Cowden, Kent; died 29th May 1964 Bournemouth, Dorset
19 ivReginald who was born July to Sep 1881 at Cowden, Kent
  vFlora who was born Apr to June 1884 at Cemetery Road, East Grinstead, Sussex, twin; christened 29th Jun 1884 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex; died Aug 1885 Cemetery Road, East Grinstead, Sussex; buried 4th Aug 1885 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
  viJohn Evelyn who was born Apr to June 1884 at Cemetery Road, East Grinstead, Sussex, twin; christened 29th Jun 1884 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex; died Mar 1887 New Churchland Road, East Grinstead, Sussex; buried 14th Mar 1887 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
   
  15. Charles Thomas Chesson, bricklayer was the son of Obediah Chesson, bricklayer and Sophia Chesson [Firminger]. He was born 1858 at Cowden, Kent
  He married Alice J. Cullen on July to Sep 1877, registered at Sevenoaks District, Kent, ref: 1877 Q2 Vol 2a Page 827. She was born 1852 at Fawley, Hampshire. They had the following children:
  iCelestina M. who was born 1879 at Cowden, Kent
  iiLivania M. who was born Apr 1880 at Cowden, Kent
  iiiMalcom C who was born 1883 at Cowden, Kent
   
Generation No. 6
  16. Annie Sophia Charlton [Huggett] was the daughter of William Henry Chesson, bricklayer and Elizabeth Chesson [Huggett]. She was born 4th Jun 1876 at Cowden, Kent; died July to Sep 1971, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1971 Q3
  She married James D. Charlton on Jan to Mar 1906, registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex, ref: 1906 Q1. He was born 1882 at Worth, Sussex; died Apr to June 1970, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1970 Q2
   
  17. Sidney William Chesson, bricklayer was the son of William Henry Chesson, bricklayer and Elizabeth Chesson [Huggett]. He was born 1877 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 25th Nov 1877 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex; died Jan to Mar 1961, registered at Tonbridge District, Kent, ref: 1961 Q1
  He married Sophia Jane Divall on Oct to Dec 1904, registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex, ref: 1904 Q4. She was the daughter of Thomas Divall, road man and Hannah Divall [Davies]. She was born 1884 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 7th Jan 1884 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex; died 15th Sep 1963 at Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, Sussex
   
  18. Percy Chesson, stationer was the son of William Henry Chesson, bricklayer and Elizabeth Chesson [Huggett]. He was born Jan to Mar 1879 at Cowden, Kent; died 29th May 1964 at Bournemouth, Dorset
  He married Bertha Grace Trigger on Apr to June 1903, registered at Godstone District, Surrey, ref: 1903 Q2. She was born 1879 at Westham, Sussex; died Oct to Dec 1933, registered at Hambledon District, Surrey, ref: 1933 Q4
   
  19. Reginald Chesson, car-body builder was the son of William Henry Chesson, bricklayer and Elizabeth Chesson [Huggett]. He was born July to Sep 1881 at Cowden, Kent
  He married Winifred Payne on July to Sep 1906, registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex, ref: 1906 Q3. She was the daughter of Thomas Frederick Payne, railway carrier and Ann Elizabeth Payne [Moon]. She was born 1883 at High Street, East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 29th Jul 1883 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex, son of Thomas Frederick Payne (greengrocer) and Ann Elizabeth Payne
   

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