The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for William Stevens, farm bailiff
Generation No. 1
  1. William Stevens, farm bailiff He was born 1773 at Isfield, Sussex
  He married Ann Ellis on 11th Apr 1792 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was born 1772 at Ringmer, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iNanny who was born 1794 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 1st Jun 1794 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiWilliam who was born 1796 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 1796 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiiRichard who was born 1798 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 6th May 1798 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  ivMary who was born 1799 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 24th Mar 1799 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  vJane who was born 1802 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 27th Jun 1802 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  viSarah who was born 1805 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 20th Jan 1805 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
2 viiGeorge who was born 1807 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 27th Sep 1807 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
3 viiiThomas who was born 1810 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 30th Sep 1810 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
4 ixMary who was born 23rd Feb 1811 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 28th Apr 1811 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 1st Dec 1877 Benton, Ohio, USA
5 xSarah who was born 21st Sep 1816 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 24th Nov 1816 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
   
Generation No. 2
  2. George Stevens, farm labourer was the son of William Stevens, farm bailiff and Ann Stevens [Ellis]. He was born 1807 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 27th Sep 1807 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  He married Elizabeth ..... on c 1835. She was born 1819 at Herefordshire. They had the following children:
  iThomas who was born 1839 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 6th Dec 1839 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiWilliam who was born 1841 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 8th Aug 1841 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiiMaryanne who was born 1844 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1844 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  ivJames who was born 1845 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 9th Nov 1845 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  vJanet who was born 1847 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 10th Oct 1847 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
6 viGeorge who was born 1849 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 12th Aug 1849 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
   
  3. Thomas Stevens, copyholder was the son of William Stevens, farm bailiff and Ann Stevens [Ellis]. He was born 1810 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 30th Sep 1810 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  He married Jane Turner on 17th Oct 1831 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was the daughter of William Turner, farmer and Jane Turner [Wood]. She was born 1807 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 29th Mar 1807 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex, daughter of William Turner and Jane Turner. They had the following children:
  iWilliam who was born 1833 at Fletching, Sussex
  iiJames who was born 1837 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 1st Oct 1837 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
7 iiiJohn who was born 1840 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 1st Mar 1840 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
8 ivElizabeth who was born 1843 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 29th Jan 1843 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  vAlfred Edwin who was born 1849 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 25th Feb 1849 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
   
  4. Mary Ashby [Stevens] was the daughter of William Stevens, farm bailiff and Ann Stevens [Ellis]. She was born 23rd Feb 1811 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 28th Apr 1811 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 1st Dec 1877 at Benton, Ohio, USA
  She married Charles Ashby on 2nd Aug 1832 at St. Margaret's Church, Isfield, Sussex. He was the son of John Ashby and Katherine Ashby [Ashby]. He was born 12th Dec 1804 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 24th Feb 1805 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of John Ashby and Catherine Ashby; died 19th Mar 1872 at Pulaski County, Indiana, USA. They had the following children:
9 iMary Hannah who was born 1833 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Aug 1833 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Charles Ashby (miller) and … Ashby; died 18th Jan 1855 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 22 years; buried 28th Jan 1855 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  iiCharles who was born 1837 at Stonemill, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 19th Mar 1837 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Charles Ashby (miller) and Mary Ashby; died 24th Apr 1850 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 13 years, son of Charles and Mary; buried 28th Apr 1850 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
10 iiiWilliam who was born 12th Dec 1838 at Dewlands, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Jul 1847 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Charles Ashby (farmer) and Mary Ashby; died 4th Oct 1920 Hamilton, Steuben County, Ohio, USA
11 ivAnn (Nancy) who was born 1st Sep 1840 at Dewlands, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Jul 1847 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Charles Ashby (farmer) and Mary Ashby; died 24th Feb 1907 Star City, Indiana, USA
12 vHannah who was born 8th Mar 1842 at Dewlands, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Jul 1847 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Charles Ashby (farmer) and Mary Ashby; died 3rd Apr 1919 Logansport, Indiana, USA
13 viLucy who was born 1st Apr 1844 at Dewlands, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Jul 1847 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Charles Ashby (farmer) and Mary Ashby; died 21st Feb 1875
14 viiCharlotte who was born 19th Oct 1846 at Dewlands, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Jul 1847 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Charles Ashby (farmer) and Mary Ashby
15 viiiJoseph who was born 8th Aug 1849 at Ragged Dog, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 22nd Aug 1849 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Charles Ashby (farmer) and Mary Ashby; died 30th Aug 1933 Royal Center, Indiana, USA
  ixJohn who was born 1851 at Stone Mill, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 16th Jul 1852 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Charles Ashby (miller) and Mary Ashby; died Dec 1852 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 2 years; buried 8th Dec 1852 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
16 xElizabeth who was born 1853 at Stone Mill, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Nov 1853 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Charles Ashby (miller) and Mary Ashby; died 7th Feb 1890
   
  5. Sarah Brooks [Stevens] was the daughter of William Stevens, farm bailiff and Ann Stevens [Ellis]. She was born 21st Sep 1816 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 24th Nov 1816 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  She married William Brooks on 20th Nov 1842 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. He was the son of Hezekiah Brooks and Ann Brooks [Bignall]. He was born 1818 at Frant, Sussex; christened 18th Jan 1818 at St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iEmily who was born 1844 at Tunbridge Wells, Kent
   
Generation No. 3
  6. George Stevens, groom was the son of George Stevens, farm labourer and Elizabeth Stevens. He was born 1849 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 12th Aug 1849 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  He married Susanah Cox on 22nd Dec 1875 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was born 1858 at Fletching, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iBertha who was born 1876 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 5th Nov 1876 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiPercy who was born 1878 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 6th Jan 1878 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiiClara who was born 1880 at Fletching, Sussex
  ivEthel who was born Jan 1881 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 3rd Apr 1881 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  vGeorge Frank who was born 1882 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 1st Oct 1882 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  viCharles who was born 1885 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 1st Mar 1885 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  viiEleanor who was born 1887 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 2nd Jan 1887 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
   
  7. John Stevens, shepherd was the son of Thomas Stevens, copyholder and Jane Stevens [Turner]. He was born 1840 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 1st Mar 1840 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  He married Jane ..... on c 1860. She was born 1840 at Fletching, Sussex. They had the following children:
17 iJohn Henry who was born 1861 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 1st Sep 1861 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
18 iiAlfred William who was born 1863 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 2nd Aug 1863 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  iiiClara Louisa who was born 1865 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 4th Jun 1865 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
19 ivSarah Jane who was born 1867 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 2nd Jun 1867 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  vHarriett Ellen who was born 1869 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 5th Sep 1869 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
20 viJulia who was born 1871 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 5th Nov 1871 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  viiThomas who was born 1874 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 5th Jul 1874 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  viiiFrank who was born 1875 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 7th Nov 1875 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  ixJohn who was born 1878 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 7th Apr 1878 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  xMargaret who was born 1881 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 3rd Jul 1881 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
   
  8. Elizabeth Gorringe [Stevens] was the daughter of Thomas Stevens, copyholder and Jane Stevens [Turner]. She was born 1843 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 29th Jan 1843 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  She married Amos Gorringe on 17th Oct 1863 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. He was born 1839
   
  9. Mary Hannah Ashby was the daughter of Charles Ashby, miller and farmer and Mary Ashby [Stevens]. She was born 1833 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Aug 1833 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Charles Ashby (miller) and … Ashby; died 18th Jan 1855 at Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 22 years; buried 28th Jan 1855 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
21 iJob who was born 21st May 1849 at Ragged Dog, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 7th Oct 1849 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Mary Hannah Ashby
  iiSarah Jane who was born 1851 at Ragged Dog, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 6th Jul 1852 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Mary Hannah Ashby
   
  10. William Ashby was the son of Charles Ashby, miller and farmer and Mary Ashby [Stevens]. He was born 12th Dec 1838 at Dewlands, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Jul 1847 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Charles Ashby (farmer) and Mary Ashby; died 4th Oct 1920 at Hamilton, Steuben County, Ohio, USA
  He married Mary Boyer on 17th Aug 1862 at Williams County, Ohio, USA. She was born 1845 at Columbia, Williams County, Ohio, USA. They had the following children:
  iEli who was born 1864 at Ohio, USA
  iiSarah E. who was born 1868 at Indiana, USA
  iiiMargaret who was born 1870 at Indiana, USA
  ivCharles H. who was born 1872 at Indiana, USA
22 vLilian Belle who was born 16th Mar 1879 at De Kalb County, Indiana, USA
   
  11. Ann (Nancy) Robinson [Ashby] was the daughter of Charles Ashby, miller and farmer and Mary Ashby [Stevens]. She was born 1st Sep 1840 at Dewlands, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Jul 1847 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Charles Ashby (farmer) and Mary Ashby; died 24th Feb 1907 at Star City, Indiana, USA
  She married C. H. or J. H. Robinson on 3rd Dec 1857 at Sussex. He was born c 1835
   
  12. Hannah Williams [Ashby] was the daughter of Charles Ashby, miller and farmer and Mary Ashby [Stevens]. She was born 8th Mar 1842 at Dewlands, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Jul 1847 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Charles Ashby (farmer) and Mary Ashby; died 3rd Apr 1919 at Logansport, Indiana, USA
  She married Thomas Williams on 10th Oct 1858 at Welafield Church, Wisconsin, USA. He was born c 1840. They had the following children:
  iMary Hannah who was born 10th Jan 1860
  iiThomas Jefferson who was born 13th Mar 1862
  iiiJulie Elizabeth who was born 11th May 1864
  ivCharles Hugh who was born 27th Aug 1866
  vSarah Jane who was born 11th Dec 1868
  viAnna Elizabeth who was born 21st May 1871
  viiFanny May who was born 14th Jun 1876
  viiiJoseph Edward who was born 7th Nov 1879
  ixFelix Alfred who was born 13th Jan 1884
   
  13. Lucy Evans [Ashby] was the daughter of Charles Ashby, miller and farmer and Mary Ashby [Stevens]. She was born 1st Apr 1844 at Dewlands, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Jul 1847 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Charles Ashby (farmer) and Mary Ashby; died 21st Feb 1875
  She married John Evans on c 1865. He was born c 1840
   
  14. Charlotte Anthony [Ashby] was the daughter of Charles Ashby, miller and farmer and Mary Ashby [Stevens]. She was born 19th Oct 1846 at Dewlands, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Jul 1847 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Charles Ashby (farmer) and Mary Ashby
  She married Elijah S. Anthony on 2nd Jul 1870. He was born 31st Dec 1838. They had the following children:
  iCharles who was born 1874 at Ohio, USA
  iiManfold who was born 1878 at Ohio, USA
23 iiiMaude who was born 21st May 1881 at USA
   
  15. Joseph Ashby was the son of Charles Ashby, miller and farmer and Mary Ashby [Stevens]. He was born 8th Aug 1849 at Ragged Dog, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 22nd Aug 1849 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Charles Ashby (farmer) and Mary Ashby; died 30th Aug 1933 at Royal Center, Indiana, USA
  He married Elizabeth Lucretia Doolittle on 10th Mar 1881 at Pulaski County, Indiana, USA. She was born 1861 at Pulaski County, Indiana, USA. They had the following children:
  iCharlotte Lucretia who was born 7th May 1882 at Pulaski County, Indiana, USA
  iiCharles Harvey who was born 21st Sep 1883 at Pulaski County, Indiana, USA
  iiiJoseph Alfred who was born 22nd Feb 1886 at Pulaski County, Indiana, USA
  ivPearl Blanche who was born 19th Feb 1888 at Pulaski County, Indiana, USA
  vClarence Lee who was born 13th Jun 1893 at Pulaski County, Indiana, USA
  viAugusta Dena who was born 15th Feb 1895 at Pulaski County, Indiana, USA
   
  16. Elizabeth Feltis [Ashby] was the daughter of Charles Ashby, miller and farmer and Mary Ashby [Stevens]. She was born 1853 at Stone Mill, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Nov 1853 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Charles Ashby (miller) and Mary Ashby; died 7th Feb 1890
  She married James Feltis on c 1875. He was born c 1850. They had the following children:
  iClara who was born 1880 at Texas, Crawford, Ohio, USA
   
Generation No. 4
  17. John Henry Stevens was the son of John Stevens, shepherd and Jane Stevens. He was born 1861 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 1st Sep 1861 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  He married Fanny Pollard on 3rd Oct 1896 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was born 1864
   
  18. Alfred William Stevens was the son of John Stevens, shepherd and Jane Stevens. He was born 1863 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 2nd Aug 1863 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  He married Mercy Farmer on 2nd Mar 1889 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. She was born 1866
   
  19. Sarah Jane Isted [Stevens] was the daughter of John Stevens, shepherd and Jane Stevens. She was born 1867 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 2nd Jun 1867 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  She married Mark Isted on 8th Jan 1898 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. He was born 1872
   
  20. Julia Winter [Stevens] was the daughter of John Stevens, shepherd and Jane Stevens. She was born 1871 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 5th Nov 1871 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
  She married Albert Winter on 31st May 1890 at St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex. He was born 1866
   
  21. Job Ashby was the son of unknown father and Mary Hannah Ashby. He was born 21st May 1849 at Ragged Dog, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 7th Oct 1849 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Mary Hannah Ashby
  He married (1) Hannah E. Hall on 30th Jul 1871 at USA. She was born c 1850; died 22nd May 1872 at USA. They had the following children:
  iHannah I. who was born c 1872
  He married (2) Hettie A. Whittam on 26th Jan 1873 at USA. She was born c 1850. They had the following children:
  iLarettie who was born c 1873
  iiArthur A. who was born 1874 at Indiana, USA
  iiiHiram A. who was born 1877 at Indiana, USA
  ivSarah A. who was born 1879 at Indiana, USA
   
  22. Lilian Belle Sawvel [Ashby] was the daughter of William Ashby and Mary Ashby [Boyer]. She was born 16th Mar 1879 at De Kalb County, Indiana, USA
  She married Sherman Lee Sawvel on 21st Oct 1899 at De Kalb County, Indiana, USA. He was born 20th Apr 1871 at De Kalb County, Indiana, USA. They had the following children:
  iBertha Altha who was born 3rd Aug 1900 at USA; died 29th Jan 1993 USA
  iiRoy who was born 2nd Sep 1902 at USA; died 1st Jun 1976 USA
  iiiArthur who was born 11th Aug 1904 at USA; died 19th May 1964 USA
  ivGeorge who was born 1906 at USA; died 1906 USA
  vClinton who was born 2nd Nov 1908 at USA; died 2nd Nov 1908 USA
  viPerry Isaac who was born 8th Sep 1909 at USA; died 18th Nov 1909 USA
   
  23. Maude Anthony was the daughter of Elijah S. Anthony and Charlotte Anthony [Ashby]. She was born 21st May 1881 at USA
  She married William Bernard on c 1900. He was born 11th Aug 1876; died 24th Jan 1960. They had the following children:
  iJeanette who was born c 1910
   

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