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William Hobbs, son of Edward Hobbs, farmer and Hannah Hobbs [Wood]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
1829
Born
In the Parish of Fletching, Sussex
Colin Hobbs' records
 
20th Sep 1829
Christened
At St Andrew & St Mary Church in the Parish of Fletching, Sussex
Colin Hobbs' records
 
6th Jun 1841
Census
At Chelwood in the Parish of Fletching, Sussex; William Hobbs, M, age 11, born Sussex; occupation: servant
1841 Census
Fletching, Sussex
 
19th Dec 1865
Married
Charlotte Dumbrell at St James, Curtain Road in the Parish of Shoreditch, London
Colin Hobbs' records
 
1868
Birth of a son
Ernest Edward in the Parish of Ringmer, Sussex
Colin Hobbs' records
 
1872
Birth of a daughter
Florence May in the Parish of Newhaven, Sussex
Colin Hobbs' records
 
15th Jan 1897
Died
In the Parish of Rottingdean, Sussex
Colin Hobbs' records
 

His obituary was in the Sussex Express 23.1.1897.

William Hobbs died 15.1.1897 age 68. This gent was well known in agricultural circles in the neighbourhood died on Friday night after an illness of three weeks. Until about two years ago the decd. held several important positions in the town, having been for 23 years Chairman of the School Board and occupied a similar position on the old local board besides being Chairman of the Newhaven and District Conservative Association. Prior to the formation of the Local Board the decd. was the Highway Surveyor for the district and at the time of his death was overseer of the poor for Piddinghoe Parish. The funeral took place at Rottingdean on Wednesday at the parish church where Mrs.Hobbs was buried some two years ago.The coffin was borne from the decd. residence in Meeching Rd in a pair horse carriage hearse. The mourners were Mr.E.Hobbs (son) Miss Hobbs (dau) and the decd. uncle etc

 
17th Jan 1897
Buried
In the Parish of Rottingdean, Sussex
Colin Hobbs' records

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Hobbs, Hobbes, Hobbie, Hobb, Hobs family records
The ancestral pedigree of William Hobbs
  
 James Hobbsm: c 1730Jane 
 b: c 1710
d: June 1768 Buxted, Sussex
bur: 12th Jun 1768 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
  b: c 1710
  
     
 James John William Ann 
 b: 1728
d: April 1806 Maresfield, Sussex
bur: 8th Apr 1806 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
 b: 1730 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 23rd Jul 1730 St Andrew & St Mary Church
d: November 1800 Maresfield, Sussex
bur: 19th Nov 1800 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
 b: 1733 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 27th Feb 1733 St Andrew & St Mary Church
d: June 1800 Fletching, Sussex
bur: 9th Jun 1800 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
 b: 1736 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 23rd Feb 1736 St Andrew & St Mary Church
 
             
Great-Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 William Hobbsm: 4th Dec 1760 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, SussexAnn May 
 b: 1733 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 27th Feb 1733 St Andrew & St Mary Church
d: June 1800 Fletching, Sussex
bur: 9th Jun 1800 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  b: c 1740
  
        
 James William Mary Ann Jane John Henry 
 b: c 1762
d: August 1842 Newick, Sussex
bur: 8th Aug 1842 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
 b: 1763 Buxted, Sussex
ch: 9th Oct 1763 St. Margaret's Church
d: May 1814 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 19th May 1814 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: c 1765 b: 1766 Buxted, Sussex
ch: 12th Jan 1766 St. Margaret's Church
d: October 1784 Fletching, Sussex
bur: 21st Oct 1784 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
 b: 1767 Buxted, Sussex
ch: 12th Feb 1767 St. Margaret's Church
d: September 1781 Fletching, Sussex
bur: 2nd Sep 1781 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
 b: 1771 Buxted, Sussex
ch: 17th Apr 1771 St. Margaret's Church
 b: 1774 Buxted, Sussex
ch: 28th Oct 1774 St. Margaret's Church
d: May 1788 Fletching, Sussex
bur: 28th May 1788 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
 
                  
Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 James Hobbsm: 2nd Jun 1782 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, SussexSarah Kenward 
 b: c 1762
d: August 1842 Newick, Sussex
bur: 8th Aug 1842 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
  b: c 1760
d: March 1823 Newick, Sussex
bur: 28th Mar 1823 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
  
      
 William James Obadiah Edward Sophia 
 b: 1784 Newick, Sussex
ch: 17th Apr 1784 St. Mary's Church
d: November 1835 Newick, Sussex
bur: 11th Nov 1835 St. Mary's Church, Newick, Sussex
 b: 1786 Newick, Sussex
ch: 23rd Oct 1786 St. Mary's Church
d: July 1850 Cuckfield, Sussex
bur: 16th Jul 1850 Cuckfield, Sussex
 b: 1792 Newick, Sussex
ch: 7th Mar 1792 St. Mary's Church
d: November 1860 West Hoathly, Sussex
bur: 30th Nov 1860 St. Margaret's Church, West Hoathly, Sussex
 b: 1793 Newick, Sussex
ch: 15th Dec 1793 St. Mary's Church
d: April 1857 Danehill, Sussex
bur: 20th Apr 1857 All Saints (als Holy Trinity Chapel), Danehill, Sussex
 b: 1798 Newick, Sussex
ch: 1st Jun 1798 St. Mary's Church
 
                
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 Edward Hobbs
farmer
m: 30th Jun 1822 St. Anne, Lewes, SussexHannah Wood 
 b: 1793 Newick, Sussex
ch: 15th Dec 1793 St. Mary's Church
d: April 1857 Danehill, Sussex
bur: 20th Apr 1857 All Saints (als Holy Trinity Chapel), Danehill, Sussex
  b: 1792 Maresfield, Sussex
d: May 1862 Danehill, Sussex
bur: 12th May 1862 All Saints (als Holy Trinity Chapel), Danehill, Sussex
  
      
 Harriet John James William Ellen 
 b: 1822 Newick, Sussex
ch: 22nd Jul 1822 St. Mary's Church
 b: 13th Jan 1824 Newick, Sussex
ch: 16th May 1824 St. Mary's Church
d: 8th Jun 1886 Danehill, Sussex
 b: 1826 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 9th Apr 1826 St Andrew & St Mary Church
 b: 1829 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 20th Sep 1829 St Andrew & St Mary Church
d: 15th Jan 1897 Rottingdean, Sussex
bur: 17th Jan 1897 Rottingdean, Sussex
 b: 1832 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 20th Jan 1832 St Andrew & St Mary Church
 
              
Parental
record
   
   
   
 William Hobbsm: 19th Dec 1865 St James, Curtain Road, Shoreditch, LondonCharlotte Dumbrell 
 b: 1829 Fletching, Sussex
ch: 20th Sep 1829 St Andrew & St Mary Church
d: 15th Jan 1897 Rottingdean, Sussex
bur: 17th Jan 1897 Rottingdean, Sussex
  b: c 1830
d: August 1894 Rottingdean, Sussex
bur: 18th Aug 1894 Rottingdean, Sussex
  
   
 Ernest Edward Florence May 
 b: 1868 Ringmer, Sussex b: 1872 Newhaven, Sussex
ch: 15th Jan 1872
d: 29th May 1968 Brighton, Sussex
 
Family
record

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