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Ancestry report for James Ernest Ridley, son of James Ridley, labourer and Mary Ann Ridley [Brown]
Generation No. 1
1. James Ernest Ridley was the son of (2) James Ridley, labourer and (3) Mary Ann Ridley [Brown]. He was born 1875 at Maresfield, Sussex
 
Generation No. 2
2. James Ridley, labourer was the son of (4) James Ridley, farm labourer and (5) Rachel Ridley [Funnell]. He was born 1827 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 27th May 1827 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
He married Mary Ann Brown on Jan to Mar 1852, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1852 Q1 Vol 2b Page 131. She was the daughter of John Brown, farmer and Hannah Brown [Relfe]. She was born 1833 at Maresfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iLouise who was born 1852 Maresfield, Sussex
iiOrpha who was born 1857 Maresfield, Sussex
iiiJohn who was born 1858 Maresfield, Sussex
ivLucy (Mary Ann) who was born 1860 Maresfield, Sussex
vHarriett who was born 1861 Maresfield, Sussex
viFlora who was born 1865 Maresfield, Sussex
viiJames Salvanus who was born 1866 Maresfield, Sussex
viiiAlice who was born 1868 Maresfield, Sussex
ixAlfred who was born 1870 Maresfield, Sussex
xJesse who was born 1871 Maresfield, Sussex
xiCharlotte who was born 1873 Maresfield, Sussex
xiiAnsley who was born 1873 Maresfield, Sussex
xiiiJames Ernest who was born 1875 Maresfield, Sussex
 
3. Mary Ann Ridley [Brown] was the daughter of (6) John Brown, farmer and (7) Hannah Brown [Relfe]. She was born 1833 at Maresfield, Sussex
She married James Ridley on Jan to Mar 1852, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1852 Q1 Vol 2b Page 131. He was the son of James Ridley, farm labourer and Rachel Ridley [Funnell]. He was born 1827 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 27th May 1827 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iLouise who was born 1852 Maresfield, Sussex
iiOrpha who was born 1857 Maresfield, Sussex
iiiJohn who was born 1858 Maresfield, Sussex
ivLucy (Mary Ann) who was born 1860 Maresfield, Sussex
vHarriett who was born 1861 Maresfield, Sussex
viFlora who was born 1865 Maresfield, Sussex
viiJames Salvanus who was born 1866 Maresfield, Sussex
viiiAlice who was born 1868 Maresfield, Sussex
ixAlfred who was born 1870 Maresfield, Sussex
xJesse who was born 1871 Maresfield, Sussex
xiCharlotte who was born 1873 Maresfield, Sussex
xiiAnsley who was born 1873 Maresfield, Sussex
xiiiJames Ernest who was born 1875 Maresfield, Sussex
 
Generation No. 3
4. James Ridley, farm labourer He was born 1795 at Maresfield, Sussex
He married Rachel Funnell on 19th Apr 1818 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex. She was born 1796 at Hartfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iHarriot who was born 1819 East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 21st Mar 1819 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
iiEdward who was born 1822 Horsted Keynes, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1822 St. Giles Parish Church, Horsted Keynes, Sussex
iiiJesse who was born 1824 West Hoathly, Sussex; christened 18th Jul 1824 St. Margaret's Church, West Hoathly, Sussex
ivJames who was born 1827 Maresfield, Sussex; christened 27th May 1827 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
vSarah Anne who was born 1830 Maresfield, Sussex; christened 14th Mar 1830 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
viCharles who was born 1832 Maresfield, Sussex; christened 11th Nov 1832 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
viiWilliam Frederick who was born 1837 Maresfield, Sussex; christened 5th Jun 1837 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
viiiHenry who was born 1842 Maresfield, Sussex
 
5. Rachel Ridley [Funnell] She was born 1796 at Hartfield, Sussex
She married James Ridley on 19th Apr 1818 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex. He was born 1795 at Maresfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iHarriot who was born 1819 East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 21st Mar 1819 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
iiEdward who was born 1822 Horsted Keynes, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1822 St. Giles Parish Church, Horsted Keynes, Sussex
iiiJesse who was born 1824 West Hoathly, Sussex; christened 18th Jul 1824 St. Margaret's Church, West Hoathly, Sussex
ivJames who was born 1827 Maresfield, Sussex; christened 27th May 1827 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
vSarah Anne who was born 1830 Maresfield, Sussex; christened 14th Mar 1830 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
viCharles who was born 1832 Maresfield, Sussex; christened 11th Nov 1832 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
viiWilliam Frederick who was born 1837 Maresfield, Sussex; christened 5th Jun 1837 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
viiiHenry who was born 1842 Maresfield, Sussex
 
6. John Brown, farmer He was born 1807 at Tonbridge, Kent
He married Hannah Relfe on 22nd Nov 1829 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex. She was the daughter of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe [Clarke]. She was born 1794 at Ringmer, Sussex; christened 6th Apr 1794 at St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, daughter of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe. They had the following children:
iCharlotte who was born 1831 Maresfield, Sussex; christened 1st Jul 1832 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
iiMary Ann who was born 1833 Maresfield, Sussex
 
7. Hannah Brown [Relfe] was the daughter of (8) Anthony Relfe and (9) Ann Relfe [Clarke]. She was born 1794 at Ringmer, Sussex; christened 6th Apr 1794 at St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, daughter of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
She had a relationship with Henry Mannington, Henry Mannington. He was born c 1790. They had the following children:
iEliza who was born 1825 Maresfield, Sussex; christened 29th May 1825 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex, son of Henry Mannington (reputed father) and Hannah Relfe
She married John Brown on 22nd Nov 1829 at St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex. He was born 1807 at Tonbridge, Kent. They had the following children:
iCharlotte who was born 1831 Maresfield, Sussex; christened 1st Jul 1832 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
iiMary Ann who was born 1833 Maresfield, Sussex
 
Generation No. 4
8. Anthony Relfe He was born c 1765
He married Ann Clarke on 15th Sep 1785 at St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex. She was born c 1765. They had the following children:
iAnthony who was born 1786 Framfield, Sussex; christened 5th Feb 1786 St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex, son of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
iiJohn who was born 1787 Framfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Jun 1787 St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex, son of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
iiiMarianne who was born 1789 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 17th May 1789 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, daughter of Anthony Relfe and … Relfe
ivElizabeth who was born 1791 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 6th Nov 1791 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, daughter of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
vHannah who was born 1794 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 6th Apr 1794 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, daughter of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
viLucy who was born 1796 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 10th Apr 1796 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, daughter of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
viiJoseph who was born 1798 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 18th Mar 1798 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, son of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
viiiMaria who was born 1800 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 30th Mar 1800 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, daughter of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
ixWilliam who was born 1802 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 15th Aug 1802 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, son of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
xJames who was born 1804 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 6th Oct 1804 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, son of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
 
9. Ann Relfe [Clarke] She was born c 1765
She married Anthony Relfe on 15th Sep 1785 at St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex. He was born c 1765. They had the following children:
iAnthony who was born 1786 Framfield, Sussex; christened 5th Feb 1786 St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex, son of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
iiJohn who was born 1787 Framfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Jun 1787 St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex, son of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
iiiMarianne who was born 1789 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 17th May 1789 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, daughter of Anthony Relfe and … Relfe
ivElizabeth who was born 1791 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 6th Nov 1791 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, daughter of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
vHannah who was born 1794 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 6th Apr 1794 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, daughter of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
viLucy who was born 1796 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 10th Apr 1796 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, daughter of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
viiJoseph who was born 1798 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 18th Mar 1798 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, son of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
viiiMaria who was born 1800 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 30th Mar 1800 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, daughter of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
ixWilliam who was born 1802 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 15th Aug 1802 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, son of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
xJames who was born 1804 Ringmer, Sussex; christened 6th Oct 1804 St. Mary the Virgin, Ringmer, Sussex, son of Anthony Relfe and Ann Relfe
 

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