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Ancestry report for Lydia Hobbs [Ashdown], daughter of Alexander Ashdown and Elizabeth Ashdown [Hams]
Generation No. 1
1. Lydia Hobbs [Ashdown] was the daughter of (2) Alexander Ashdown and (3) Elizabeth Ashdown [Hams]. She was born 1754 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 19th Nov 1754 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex; died Oct 1804 at Buxted, Sussex; buried 17th Oct 1804 at St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
She married John Hobbs on 13th Oct 1773 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex. He was the son of James Hobbs and Susanna Hobbs [Coates]. He was born 1751 at Buxted, Sussex; christened 20th Feb 1751 at St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex; died Aug 1820 at Buxted, Sussex; buried 19th Aug 1820 at St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex. They had the following children:
iJohn who was born 1774 East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 20th Nov 1774 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex; died 9th Dec 1852 Mayfield, Sussex
 
Generation No. 2
2. Alexander Ashdown He was born c 1730
He married Elizabeth Hams on 19th Apr 1750 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex. She was born c 1730. They had the following children:
iAlexander who was born 1752 East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 22nd Jan 1752 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
iiLydia who was born 1754 East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 19th Nov 1754 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex; died Oct 1804 Buxted, Sussex; buried 17th Oct 1804 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
 
3. Elizabeth Ashdown [Hams] She was born c 1730
She married Alexander Ashdown on 19th Apr 1750 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex. He was born c 1730. They had the following children:
iAlexander who was born 1752 East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 22nd Jan 1752 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
iiLydia who was born 1754 East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 19th Nov 1754 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex; died Oct 1804 Buxted, Sussex; buried 17th Oct 1804 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
 

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