The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for Joseph Mepham, gamekeeper, son of Joseph Mepham, farm labourer and Mary Ann Mepham [Kemp]
Generation No. 1
  1. Joseph Mepham, gamekeeper was the son of Joseph Mepham, farm labourer and Mary Ann Mepham [Kemp]. He was born 1833 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 24th Nov 1833 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Mary Ann Mepham
  He married Ann Dann on 14th Aug 1858 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. She was the daughter of Benjamin Dann, farm labourer and Ann Dann [Burchett]. She was born 1842 at Herstmonceux, Sussex. They had the following children:
2 iJoseph who was born c Oct 1858 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 7th Nov 1858 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Anne Mepham
3 iiAlbert Benjamin who was born 1863 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 5th Apr 1863 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Anne Mepham
  iiiElizabeth who was born 1869 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 5th Dec 1869 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Anne Mepham
   
Generation No. 2
  2. Joseph Mepham, gardener and groom was the son of Joseph Mepham, gamekeeper and Ann Mepham [Dann]. He was born c Oct 1858 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 7th Nov 1858 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Anne Mepham
  He married Emily Langridge on July to Sep 1882, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1882 Q3 Vol 2b Page 161. She was the daughter of Richard Hills Langridge, carpenter and Harriett Langridge. She was born 1854 at Horsted Keynes, Sussex; christened 2nd Apr 1854 at St. Giles Parish Church, Horsted Keynes, Sussex, son of Richard Hills Langridge (carpenter) & Harriet Langridge. They had the following children:
  iAlice Maud who was born 3rd Jun 1885 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 2nd Aug 1885 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (groom) and Emily Mepham
  iiEmily Jane who was born 13th Mar 1888 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 6th May 1888 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (groom) and Emily Mepham
  iiiHarriet Sarah who was born 18th Apr 1894 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 3rd Jun 1894 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Mepham (groom) and Emily Mepham
   
  3. Albert Benjamin Mepham, farm labourer was the son of Joseph Mepham, gamekeeper and Ann Mepham [Dann]. He was born 1863 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 5th Apr 1863 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Joseph Mepham (labourer) and Anne Mepham
  He married Harriet Frances Piper on Oct to Dec 1886, registered at Hastings District, Sussex, ref: 1886 Q4 Vol 2b Page 104. She was born 1862 at Burwash, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iFlossie who was born 3rd Aug 1888 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 7th Oct 1888 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Albert Mepham (labourer) and Harriett Mepham
  iiThomas who was born 15th Mar 1891 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 3rd May 1891 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Albert Benjamin Mepham (labourer) and Harriet France Mepham
  iiiAnnie who was born 13th Oct 1893 at Mottensden, Burwash, Sussex; christened 3rd Dec 1893 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Albert Benjamin Mepham (labourer) and Harriet Frances Mepham
  ivFrances Louisa who was born 1895 at Mottensden, Burwash, Sussex; christened 13th Oct 1895 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Albert Benjamin Mepham (labourer) and Harriet Frances Mepham
  vErnest who was born 11th Jul 1897 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 29th Aug 1897 St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, son of Albert Benjamin Mepham (labourer) and Harriet Frances Mepham
   

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