The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for William Mercer
Generation No. 1
  1. William Mercer He was born c 1780
  He married Phoebe Clarke on 20th Apr 1801 at St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex. She was born 1773 at Frant, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iPhoebe who was born c Nov 1801 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 6th Nov 1801 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
2 iiThomas who was born 1802 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 13th Nov 1802 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
  iiiElizabeth who was born 1804 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 22nd Feb 1804 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
  ivJohn who was born 1805 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 27th Oct 1805 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
  vCharlotte who was born 1807 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 28th Aug 1807 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
  viMary who was born 1809 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 14th May 1809 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
  viiGeorge who was born 1811 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 28th Jul 1811 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
3 viiiWilliam who was born 5th Mar 1813 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 2nd May 1813 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
  ixJane who was born 1815 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 18th Aug 1815 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
   
Generation No. 2
  2. Thomas Mercer, carpenter was the son of William Mercer and Phoebe Mercer [Clarke]. He was born 1802 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 13th Nov 1802 at St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
  He married Jane Vinall on 2nd Dec 1826 at St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent. She was born 1804 at Pembury, Kent. They had the following children:
  iHarriett who was born 1827 at Bidborough, Kent; christened 4th Nov 1827 St. Lawrence's Church, Bidborough, Kent
  iiGeorge who was born 1830 at Bidborough, Kent; christened 4th Jul 1830 St. Lawrence's Church, Bidborough, Kent
  iiiHenry Edward who was born 1834 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 6th Jul 1834 St. Peter's Church, Southborough, Kent
  ivHenry who was born 1835 at Tonbridge, Kent
4 vJohn who was born 1840 at Tonbridge, Kent
  viJesse who was born 1843 at Tonbridge, Kent
   
  3. William Mercer, plumber and beer retailer was the son of William Mercer and Phoebe Mercer [Clarke]. He was born 5th Mar 1813 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 2nd May 1813 at St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
  He married (1) Sarah Priscilla Ballard on 15th Jul 1832 at St. Mary's Church, Leigh, Kent. She was born 1806 at Tonbridge, Kent. They had the following children:
  iGeorge who was born 1833 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 11th Jan 1833 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
  iiPhoebe who was born 1834 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 19th Dec 1834 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
5 iiiJohn who was born 1837 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 11th Jun 1837 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
  ivCharlotte who was born 1839 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 21st Jul 1839 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
6 vWilliam George who was born 1842 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 28th Aug 1842 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
  viJane who was born 1845 at Tonbridge, Kent
  viiMary who was born 1849 at Tonbridge, Kent
  He married (2) Susannah ..... on c 1865. She was born 1825 at Gloucester, Gloucestershire
   
Generation No. 3
  4. John Mercer, gardener was the son of Thomas Mercer, carpenter and Jane Mercer [Vinall]. He was born 1840 at Tonbridge, Kent
  He married Emma Herring on Oct to Dec 1870, registered at Tonbridge District, Kent, ref: 1870 Q4 Vol 2a Page 827. She was born 1840 at Lambeth, London. They had the following children:
  iEmma who was born 13th May 1877 at Southborough, Kent; christened 25th May 1896 St. Peter's Church, Southborough, Kent, age at christening: 19 years
   
  5. John Mercer, plumber was the son of William Mercer, plumber and Sarah Priscilla Mercer [Ballard]. He was born 1837 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 11th Jun 1837 at St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
  He married Sarah Elizabeth Jeffery Standing on Oct to Dec 1864, registered at Tonbridge District, Kent, ref: 1864 Q4 Vol 2a Page 877. She was born 1829 at Tonbridge, Kent
   
  6. William George Mercer, painter and glazier was the son of William Mercer, plumber and Sarah Priscilla Mercer [Ballard]. He was born 1842 at Tonbridge, Kent; christened 28th Aug 1842 at St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Tonbridge, Kent
  He married Rachel Dowman on Jan to Mar 1875, registered at Uxbridge District, London, ref: 1875 Q1 Vol 3a Page 25. She was born 1844 at Hayes, Middlesex. They had the following children:
  iWilliam who was born 1877 at Tonbridge, Kent
  iiEmily Jane who was born 1880 at Tonbridge, Kent
   

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