The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Fasthosts Domain Release Request
Site update: Due to the illness of the creator and maintainer of this site he is no longer able to support it. Alternative options to continue hosting and supporting the site are currently being evaluated. Thank you to all those who have contributed to the site over the last twenty years
Descendant's report for Mary Dann [Akhurst]
Generation No. 1
  1. Mary Dann [Akhurst] She was born c 1780
  She married Robert Dann on 25th Oct 1801 at St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, Sussex. He was born c 1780. They had the following children:
  iMary Ann who was born 1803 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 22nd May 1803 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Robert & Mary Dann
2 iiReuben who was born 1805 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 1st Dec 1805 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex, son of Robert & Mary Dan
3 iiiRobert who was born 1807 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 3rd May 1807 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex, son of Robert & Mary Dan
  ivJames who was born 1811 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 21st Apr 1811 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex, son of Robert & Mary Dan
  vHarriet who was born 1814 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 1st Apr 1814 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Mary Dan
  viStephen who was born 1817 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 27th Apr 1817 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex, son of Robert (labourer) & Mary Dan
4 viiGeorge who was born 1819 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 12th Dec 1819 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex, son of Robert (labourer) & Mary Dan; died July to Sep 1889, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1889 Q3 Vol 2b Page 56
   
Generation No. 2
  2. Reuben Dan, fundholder and mace bearer was the son of Robert Dann, labourer and Mary Dann [Akhurst]. He was born 1805 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 1st Dec 1805 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex, son of Robert & Mary Dan
  He married Mary Hannah Stevenson on Apr to June 1850, registered at Stepney District, London, ref: 1850 Q2 Vol 2 Page 567. She was born 1822 at Boston, Lincolnshire. They had the following children:
5 iWalter James who was born 1856 at Sevenoaks, Kent
   
  3. Robert Dan, farm labourer was the son of Robert Dann, labourer and Mary Dann [Akhurst]. He was born 1807 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 3rd May 1807 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex, son of Robert & Mary Dan
  He married Sarah Harmer on 22nd May 1830 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Harmer, farm labourer and Ann Harmer [Piper]. She was born 1809 at Etchingham, Sussex; christened 28th May 1809 at The Assumption & St. Nicholas Church, Etchingham, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iGeorge who was born 1830 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 22nd Aug 1830 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
6 iiMary Anne who was born 1832 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 13th May 1832 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
7 iiiEllen who was born 1834 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 19th Jan 1834 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
8 ivHarriet who was born 1835 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 1st Nov 1835 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
  vEliza who was born 1837 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 16th Apr 1837 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
9 viSarah who was born 1840 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 14th Jun 1840 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
10 viiElizabeth Jane who was born 1842 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 20th Oct 1842 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
11 viiiAnn who was born 1846 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 6th Jan 1846 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
  ixRobert who was born 1848 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 23rd Apr 1848 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
  xWalter Henry who was born 1851 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 16th May 1851 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
   
  4. George Dan, farm labourer was the son of Robert Dann, labourer and Mary Dann [Akhurst]. He was born 1819 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 12th Dec 1819 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex, son of Robert (labourer) & Mary Dan; died July to Sep 1889, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1889 Q3 Vol 2b Page 56
  He married Mary Lavender on July to Sep 1841, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1841 Q3 Vol 7 Page 413. She was the daughter of John Lavender, farm labourer and Mary Lavender [Brook]. She was born c Apr 1818 at Warbleton, Sussex; christened 19th Apr 1818 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex, daughter of John Lavender (labourer) & Mary Lavender; died Jan to Mar 1886, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1886 Q1 Vol 2b Page 75, aged 68 years. They had the following children:
  iMary Ann who was born 1843 at Heathfield, Sussex
12 iiLowis who was born 1845 at Heathfield, Sussex; died Apr 1873 Heathfield, Sussex, aged 28 years; buried 17th Apr 1873 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
  iiiHarriett who was born 1847 at Hellingly, Sussex
  ivRobert who was born 1850 at Hellingly, Sussex
  vJane who was born 1854 at Hellingly, Sussex
  viGeorge who was born 1856 at Hellingly, Sussex
  viiElizabeth who was born 1858 at Hellingly, Sussex
  viiiAlbert who was born 1860 at Hellingly, Sussex
  ixArthur H. who was born 1865 at Hellingly, Sussex
   
Generation No. 3
  5. Walter James Dann, gardener was the son of Reuben Dann, fundholder and mace bearer and Mary Hannah Dann [Stevenson]. He was born 1856 at Sevenoaks, Kent
  He married Lydia Jane Canfield on Apr to June 1879, registered at West Derby District, Lancashire, ref: 1879 Q2 Vol 8b Page 675. She was born 1857 at Sundridge, Kent
   
  6. Mary Anne Isted [Dann] was the daughter of Robert Dann, farm labourer and Sarah Dann [Harmer]. She was born 1832 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 13th May 1832 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
  She married Jesse Isted on 30th Jul 1853 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. He was born 1831
   
  7. Ellen Braban [Dann] was the daughter of Robert Dann, farm labourer and Sarah Dann [Harmer]. She was born 1834 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 19th Jan 1834 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
  She married John Braban on 19th May 1853 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. He was born 1830
   
  8. Harriet Blackford [Dann] was the daughter of Robert Dann, farm labourer and Sarah Dann [Harmer]. She was born 1835 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 1st Nov 1835 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
  She married William Blackford on 2nd Nov 1856 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. He was the son of Robert Blackford, farm labourer and Ann Blackford [Hicks]. He was born 1834 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 12th Oct 1834 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iGeorge who was born 1859 at Burwash, Sussex
13 iiWilliam who was born 1862 at Burwash, Sussex
  iiiHenry who was born 1870 at Burwash, Sussex
  ivDavid who was born 1874 at Burwash, Sussex
   
  9. Sarah Jenner [Dann] was the daughter of Robert Dann, farm labourer and Sarah Dann [Harmer]. She was born 1840 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 14th Jun 1840 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
  She married Amos Jenner on Apr to June 1864, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1864 Q2 Vol 2b Page 130. He was the son of Edward Jenner Akehurst and Elizabeth Jenner Akehurst [Curtice]. He was born 7th Oct 1810 at Ticehurst, Sussex; christened 25th Nov 1810 at Burwash Independent Chapel, Burwash, Sussex, son of Edward Ackhurst and Elizabeth Ackhurst. They had the following children:
  iThomas Edward who was born 1865 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 5th Mar 1865 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Amos Jenner (carrier) & Sarah Jenner
   
  10. Elizabeth Jane Rayward [Dann] was the daughter of Robert Dann, farm labourer and Sarah Dann [Harmer]. She was born 1842 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 20th Oct 1842 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
  She married James Clement Rayward on 16th Feb 1867 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. He was born 1843
   
  11. Ann Avis [Dann] was the daughter of Robert Dann, farm labourer and Sarah Dann [Harmer]. She was born 1846 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 6th Jan 1846 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Robert (labourer) & Sarah Dann
  She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
  iGeorge who was born 1865 at Mayfield, Sussex
  iiJohn who was born 1867 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Mar 1867 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Ann Dann
  iiiThomas Walter Avis who was born 8th May 1868 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Jul 1871 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Ann Dann
  ivAlfred Henry Avis who was born 1870 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 7th May 1871 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Ann Dann
  vAlice Eliza Avis who was born 1871 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 7th May 1871 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Ann Dann
   
  12. Lowis Haffenden [Dann] was the daughter of George Dann, farm labourer and Mary Dann [Lavender]. She was born 1845 at Heathfield, Sussex; died Apr 1873 at Heathfield, Sussex, aged 28 years; buried 17th Apr 1873 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
  She married Robert Haffenden on Oct to Dec 1863, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1863 Q4 Vol 2b Page 140. He was the son of James Haffenden, farmer, farm labourer and Mary H. Haffenden [White]. He was born 1844 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 18th Apr 1844 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iDaniel Dann who was born 1864 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 10th Jul 1864 St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex
  iiEdith Harriett who was born 1864 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 4th Dec 1864 St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex
  iiiRobert Henry who was born 1866 at Hellingly, Sussex; christened 18th Mar 1866 St. Peter & St. Paul Church, Hellingly, Sussex
  ivMark who was born 1873 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 4th May 1873 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
   
Generation No. 4
  13. William Blackford was the son of William Blackford, farmer and Harriet Blackford [Dann]. He was born 1862 at Burwash, Sussex
  He married Flora ..... on c 1883. She was born 1865 at Burwash, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iGeorge who was born 1887 at Burwash, Sussex
  iiAlbert who was born 1890 at Burwash, Sussex
   

The Weald is at  Database version 13.7 which has ongoing updates to the 393,490 people; 9,000 places; 613 maps; 3,308 pictures, engravings and photographs; and 248 books loaded in the previous version

Fasthosts web site  
ODNB  
British Libarary  
High Weald  
Sussex Family History Group  
Sussex Record Society  
Sussex Archaeological Society  
Kent Archaeological Society  
Mid Kent Marriages  
Ancestry  
Genes Reunited  
International Genealogical Index  
National Archives  

Top
of the
page