The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for Henry Hobbs, gardener and grocer, son of William Hobbs, farm labourer and Caroline Hobbs [Tester]
Generation No. 1
  1. Henry Hobbs, gardener and grocer was the son of William Hobbs, farm labourer and Caroline Hobbs [Tester]. He was born 1852 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 27th Feb 1852 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died 9th May 1917 at 43 Bridge Place, Croydon, Surrey
  He married Nancy Dadswell on 25th Apr 1874 at Holy Trinity Church, Buxted, Sussex. She was the daughter of Alfred Taylor Dadswell, farmer and Sarah Dadswell [Mann]. She was born 1855 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 29th Jul 1855 at St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex, daughter of Alfred Taylor Dadswell (farmer) and Sarah Dadswell; died 24th Feb 1932 at 25 Cross Road, Croydon, Surrey. They had the following children:
2 iAnnie Matilda who was born c Jun 1874 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened Jul 1874 Holy Trinity Church, Buxted, Sussex; died Apr 1942 Fair Warp, Maresfield, Sussex; buried 4th Apr 1942 Christ Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  iiHenry Arthur who was born 1876 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 4th Jun 1876 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died May 1904 Fair Warp, Maresfield, Sussex; buried 15th May 1904 Christ Church, Maresfield, Sussex
3 iiiAlfred William who was born 1877 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 5th Aug 1877 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died May 1900 Maresfield, Sussex; buried 17th May 1900 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
4 ivErnest Sydenham who was born 1879 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 6th Jul 1879 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died Aug 1941 Nutley, Sussex; buried 6th Aug 1941 St James Church, Nutley, Sussex
  vSarah who was born 1880 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 20th Nov 1880 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died Jan 1883 Maresfield, Sussex; buried 26th Jan 1883 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  viNancy who was born 1881 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 18th Nov 1881 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
5 viiElizabeth who was born 1883 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 7th Feb 1883 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  viiiIsabella Kate who was born 1885 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 21st Jun 1885 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died 8th Jul 1969 18 Cross Road, Croydon, Surrey
   
Generation No. 2
  2. Annie Matilda Hobbs [Hobbs] was the daughter of Henry Hobbs, gardener and grocer and Nancy Hobbs [Dadswell]. She was born c Jun 1874 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened Jul 1874 at Holy Trinity Church, Buxted, Sussex; died Apr 1942 at Fair Warp, Maresfield, Sussex; buried 4th Apr 1942 at Christ Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  She married Albert Hobbs on 26th Dec 1898 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex. He was the son of James Gatland Hobbs, farmer and Sarah Jane Hobbs [Bingham]. He was born 1866 at Maresfield Powder Mill, Maresfield, Sussex; christened 1st Jul 1866 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died 6th Jun 1957 at Westfield Nursing Home, Westfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
6 iAlbert William who was born 1899 at Warlingham, Surrey; christened 11th Feb 1900 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died 18th Oct 1977 26 West Street, Carshalton, Surrey
7 iiSydney who was born 1901 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 10th Feb 1901 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died 8th Aug 1953 West Middlesex Hospital, Isleworth, Cremated at Kingston
8 iiiNancy Evelyn who was born 1903 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 8th Mar 1903 Christ Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died Apr to June 1994 Chichester, Sussex
9 ivKate Millicent who was born 1907 at West Hoathly, Sussex; christened 9th Jun 1907 Christ Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  vChristopher Henry James who was born 1909 at West Hoathly, Sussex; christened 30th May 1909 Christ Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died 23rd Sep 1980 Ilford, Essex
   
  3. Alfred William Hobbs was the son of Henry Hobbs, gardener and grocer and Nancy Hobbs [Dadswell]. He was born 1877 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 5th Aug 1877 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died May 1900 at Maresfield, Sussex; buried 17th May 1900 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  He married Eliza Inman on 24th Nov 1897 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Inman, butcher and Mary Inman [Welfare]. She was born 1878 at Maresfield, Sussex; died Jun 1938 at Nutley, Sussex; buried 7th Jun 1938 at St James Church, Nutley, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iWalter William who was born 1898 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 12th Jun 1898 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
   
  4. Ernest Sydenham Hobbs was the son of Henry Hobbs, gardener and grocer and Nancy Hobbs [Dadswell]. He was born 1879 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 6th Jul 1879 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died Aug 1941 at Nutley, Sussex; buried 6th Aug 1941 at St James Church, Nutley, Sussex
  He married Eliza Hobbs on Oct to Dec 1905 at Brighton, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Inman, butcher and Mary Inman [Welfare]. She was born 1878 at Maresfield, Sussex; died Jun 1938 at Nutley, Sussex; buried 7th Jun 1938 at St James Church, Nutley, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iAlice May who was born 17th Jun 1906 at Fair Warp, Maresfield, Sussex
   
  5. Elizabeth Tester [Hobbs] was the daughter of Henry Hobbs, gardener and grocer and Nancy Hobbs [Dadswell]. She was born 1883 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 7th Feb 1883 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  She married Raymond Tester on 5th Jul 1906 at Christ Church, Maresfield, Sussex. He was born c 1880. They had the following children:
  iKathleen Florence who was born 1906 at Buxted, Sussex; christened 17th Jul 1906 Holy Trinity Church, Buxted, Sussex
   
Generation No. 3
  6. Albert William Hobbs was the son of Albert Hobbs and Annie Matilda Hobbs [Hobbs]. He was born 1899 at Warlingham, Surrey; christened 11th Feb 1900 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died 18th Oct 1977 at 26 West Street, Carshalton, Surrey
  He married Elsie Clarke on 25th Nov 1923 at Sutton St Barnabas, Surrey. She was born c 1900
   
  7. Sydney Hobbs was the son of Albert Hobbs and Annie Matilda Hobbs [Hobbs]. He was born 1901 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 10th Feb 1901 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died 8th Aug 1953 at West Middlesex Hospital, Isleworth, Cremated at Kingston
  He married Mabel Amelia Wood on 30th Mar 1929 at Sutton St Barnabas, Surrey. She was born c 1905; died 24th May 1969 at Middlesex Hospital, Cremated at Hanworth. They had the following children:
  iColin James who was born 9th Jul 1931 at Carshalton, Surrey
   
  8. Nancy Evelyn Sturgeon [Hobbs] was the daughter of Albert Hobbs and Annie Matilda Hobbs [Hobbs]. She was born 1903 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 8th Mar 1903 at Christ Church, Maresfield, Sussex; died Apr to June 1994 at Chichester, Sussex
  She married Arthur Ernest Sturgeon on Jan to Mar 1932 at Kensington, London. He was born c 1900
   
  9. Kate Millicent Mackenzie [Hobbs] was the daughter of Albert Hobbs and Annie Matilda Hobbs [Hobbs]. She was born 1907 at West Hoathly, Sussex; christened 9th Jun 1907 at Christ Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  She married Felix Mackenzie on Jan to Mar 1932 at Fulham, London. He was born c 1900
   

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