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Ancestry report for Richard Tester, son of George Tester and Ann Tester [Hards]
Generation No. 1
1. Richard Tester was the son of (2) George Tester and (3) Ann Tester [Hards]. He was born 1747 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 6th Dec 1747 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
 
Generation No. 2
2. George Tester was the son of (4) John Tester and (5) Elizabeth Tester [Savage]. He was born 1715 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 22nd May 1715 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester; died Feb 1781 at Balcombe, Sussex; buried 19th Feb 1781 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
He married Ann Hards on 6th Aug 1739 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. She was born c 1715; died Dec 1791 at Balcombe, Sussex, widow; buried 15th Dec 1791 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. They had the following children:
iJohn who was born Nov 1739 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 4th Nov 1739 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of … Tester
iiWilliam who was born 1741 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 27th Dec 1741 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester and Ann Tester; died Jan 1821 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 80 years; buried 21st Jan 1821 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
iiiGeorge who was born 1743/44 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 31st Jan 1743/44 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester; died Jan 1831 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 88 years; buried 9th Jan 1831 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
ivThomas who was born 1745/46 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 5th Jan 1745/46 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester; died Sep 1822 Ardingly, Sussex, aged 75 years; buried 28th Sep 1822 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex
vRichard who was born 1747 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 6th Dec 1747 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
viMatthew who was born 1749 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 30th Jul 1749 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
viiEdward who was born 1752 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 14th Jan 1752 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester; died Nov 1826 Ardingly, Sussex, aged 78[?] years; buried 26th Nov 1826 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex
viiiGeorge who was born 1754 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 3rd Mar 1754 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
ixJames who was born 1756 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 12th Dec 1756 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
 
3. Ann Tester [Hards] She was born c 1715; died Dec 1791 at Balcombe, Sussex, widow; buried 15th Dec 1791 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
She married George Tester on 6th Aug 1739 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. He was born 1715 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 22nd May 1715 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester; died Feb 1781 at Balcombe, Sussex; buried 19th Feb 1781 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. They had the following children:
iJohn who was born Nov 1739 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 4th Nov 1739 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of … Tester
iiWilliam who was born 1741 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 27th Dec 1741 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester and Ann Tester; died Jan 1821 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 80 years; buried 21st Jan 1821 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
iiiGeorge who was born 1743/44 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 31st Jan 1743/44 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester; died Jan 1831 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 88 years; buried 9th Jan 1831 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
ivThomas who was born 1745/46 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 5th Jan 1745/46 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester; died Sep 1822 Ardingly, Sussex, aged 75 years; buried 28th Sep 1822 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex
vRichard who was born 1747 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 6th Dec 1747 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
viMatthew who was born 1749 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 30th Jul 1749 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
viiEdward who was born 1752 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 14th Jan 1752 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester; died Nov 1826 Ardingly, Sussex, aged 78[?] years; buried 26th Nov 1826 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex
viiiGeorge who was born 1754 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 3rd Mar 1754 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
ixJames who was born 1756 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 12th Dec 1756 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
 
Generation No. 3
4. John Tester He was born c 1690
He married Elizabeth Savage on 28th Nov 1710 at Worth Parish Church, Worth, Sussex. She was born c 1690. They had the following children:
iHannah who was born 1711 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 16th Sep 1711 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
iiJohn who was born 1713 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 10th Apr 1713 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
iiiGeorge who was born 1715 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 22nd May 1715 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester; died Feb 1781 Balcombe, Sussex; buried 19th Feb 1781 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
ivWilliam who was born 1716/17 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 27th Jan 1716/17 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
vThomas who was born 1721/22 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 25th Jan 1721/22 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
viJudith who was born 1723 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 11th Oct 1723 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
viiSarah who was born 1725/26 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 13th Feb 1725/26 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
 
5. Elizabeth Tester [Savage] She was born c 1690
She married John Tester on 28th Nov 1710 at Worth Parish Church, Worth, Sussex. He was born c 1690. They had the following children:
iHannah who was born 1711 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 16th Sep 1711 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
iiJohn who was born 1713 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 10th Apr 1713 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
iiiGeorge who was born 1715 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 22nd May 1715 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester; died Feb 1781 Balcombe, Sussex; buried 19th Feb 1781 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
ivWilliam who was born 1716/17 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 27th Jan 1716/17 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
vThomas who was born 1721/22 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 25th Jan 1721/22 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
viJudith who was born 1723 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 11th Oct 1723 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
viiSarah who was born 1725/26 Balcombe, Sussex; christened 13th Feb 1725/26 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester and Elizabeth Tester
 

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