The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for Henry Bishop, farm labourer, son of William Bishop, farm labourer and Mary Bishop [Bishop]
Generation No. 1
  1. Henry Bishop, farm labourer was the son of William Bishop, farm labourer and Mary Bishop [Bishop]. He was born 1817 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 25th May 1817 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
  He married Phoebe Apps on 10th Apr 1838 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. She was born 1818 at Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
2 iMary Ann who was born 1838 at Mayfield, Sussex
3 iiBenjamin who was born 1840 at Waldron, Sussex
4 iiiGeorge who was born 1842 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Jan 1842 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  ivEliza who was born 1844 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 7th Apr 1844 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
5 vAlexander who was born 1846 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 1st Mar 1846 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
6 viOwen who was born 1848 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Sep 1848 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex; died May 1925 Waldron, Sussex; buried 20th May 1925 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex
7 viiEmily who was born 1849 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 6th Oct 1850 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
8 viiiPhoebe who was born 1853 at Hadlow Down, Sussex; christened 6th Feb 1853 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
9 ixRuth who was born 1854 at Hadlow Down, Sussex; christened 11th Jun 1854 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  xWilliam who was born 1855 at Hadlow Down, Sussex; christened 2nd Oct 1855 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
10 xiThomas who was born 1857 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Aug 1857 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  xiiUnnamed male who was born 1860 at Hadlow Down, Sussex; christened Feb 1860 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  xiiiFredrick who was born 1861 at Hadlow Down, Sussex; christened 9th Jun 1861 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
   
Generation No. 2
  2. Mary Ann Bishop was the daughter of Henry Bishop, farm labourer and Phoebe Bishop [Apps]. She was born 1838 at Mayfield, Sussex
  She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
  iJoseph W. who was born 1859 at Mayfield, Sussex
   
  3. Benjamin Bishop, farm labourer was the son of Henry Bishop, farm labourer and Phoebe Bishop [Apps]. He was born 1840 at Waldron, Sussex
  He married (1) Lois Reed on 30th May 1863 at St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Reed and Mary Reed. She was born 1842 at Waldron, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJohn who was born 1865 at Mark Cross, Sussex; christened 26th Feb 1865 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  iiLois who was born 1868 at Hadlow Down, Sussex; christened 11th Oct 1868 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  iiiMary Jane who was born 6th Apr 1872 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 11th Aug 1872 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  ivEmily who was born 1877 at Wadhurst, Sussex
  He married (2) Jemima A Medhurst on c 1885. She was born 1849 at Ticehurst, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJemima who was born 1888 at Ticehurst, Sussex
   
  4. George Bishop, farm labourer was the son of Henry Bishop, farm labourer and Phoebe Bishop [Apps]. He was born 1842 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Jan 1842 at St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  He married Hephzibah Frost on 9th Jan 1864 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Frost, farm labourer and Frances Frost. She was born 1842 at Buxted, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iFrances Anne who was born 1865 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Apr 1865 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  iiGeorge Albert who was born 1867 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Nov 1867 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  iiiHenry John who was born 1869 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 11th Jul 1869 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  ivDavid who was born 1871 at Mayfield, Sussex
  vRuth who was born 1873 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 6th Apr 1873 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
  viCharles who was born 1875 at Mayfield, Sussex
  viiJoseph who was born 1878 at Mayfield, Sussex
  viiiMercy who was born 1879 at Mayfield, Sussex
  ixHepzibah who was born Aug 1880 at Mayfield, Sussex
   
  5. Alexander Bishop, farmer was the son of Henry Bishop, farm labourer and Phoebe Bishop [Apps]. He was born 1846 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 1st Mar 1846 at St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  He married Ruth ..... on c 1870. She was born 1845 at Lamberhurst, Kent and Sussex
   
  6. Owen Bishop, carrier was the son of Henry Bishop, farm labourer and Phoebe Bishop [Apps]. He was born 1848 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Sep 1848 at St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex; died May 1925 at Waldron, Sussex; buried 20th May 1925 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex
  He married Mary Akehurst on 26th Feb 1870 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Akehurst, farm labourer and Mary Ann Akehurst [Fox]. She was born 10th May 1850 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Jul 1850 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died Dec 1896 at Waldron, Sussex; buried 21st Dec 1896 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iAnn who was born 1871 at Mayfield, Sussex
  iiMary who was born 1872 at Waldron, Sussex
  iiiOwen who was born 1877 at Waldron, Sussex
  ivRosetta who was born May 1880 at Waldron, Sussex
   
  7. Emily Ellis [Bishop] was the daughter of Henry Bishop, farm labourer and Phoebe Bishop [Apps]. She was born 1849 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 6th Oct 1850 at St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  She married John Ellis on 14th Oct 1871 at Holy Trinity Church, Eridge Green, Sussex. He was the son of John Ellis, farm labourer and Mary Ann Ellis [Mewett]. He was born 1852 at Burwash, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iRosina who was born 1874 at Rotherfield, Sussex
   
  8. Phoebe Knapp [Bishop] was the daughter of Henry Bishop, farm labourer and Phoebe Bishop [Apps]. She was born 1853 at Hadlow Down, Sussex; christened 6th Feb 1853 at St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  She married Henry Knapp on 27th Dec 1869 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. He was the son of James Napp and Ruth Napp. He was born 1843 at Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iEmily P. who was born 1871 at Mayfield, Sussex
  iiRosana who was born 1872 at Frant, Sussex; christened 13th Oct 1872 St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex
  iiiHenry Jas. who was born 1874 at Wadhurst, Sussex
  ivGeorge who was born 1877 at Lamberhurst, Kent and Sussex; christened 11th Mar 1877 St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex
   
  9. Ruth Knapp [Bishop] was the daughter of Henry Bishop, farm labourer and Phoebe Bishop [Apps]. She was born 1854 at Hadlow Down, Sussex; christened 11th Jun 1854 at St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  She married Joseph Knapp on 13th Mar 1871 at St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex. He was the son of James Napp and Ruth Napp. He was born 1847 at Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iThomas Edward who was born 9th Aug 1872 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 29th Sep 1872 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  iiJoseph who was born 1876 at Heathfield, Sussex
  iiiMercy who was born 1877 at Mayfield, Sussex
  ivJames who was born 1879 at Mayfield, Sussex
   
  10. Thomas Bishop, farm labourer was the son of Henry Bishop, farm labourer and Phoebe Bishop [Apps]. He was born 1857 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Aug 1857 at St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  He married Hannah ..... on c 1882. She was born 1864 at Burwash, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iCharles T who was born 1886 at Ticehurst, Sussex
  iiGeorge H who was born 1888 at Ticehurst, Sussex
  iiiAlexander who was born 1890 at Ticehurst, Sussex
   

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