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Ancestry report for William Field, farmer, son of Benjamin Field, independent and Elizabeth Field [Page]
Generation No. 1
1. William Field, farmer was the son of (2) Benjamin Field, independent and (3) Elizabeth Field [Page]. He was born 1783 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 25th Apr 1803 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 20 years; died Dec 1853 at Mayfield, Sussex, aged 70 years; buried 7th Dec 1853 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
He married Sarah Humphrey on 18th Dec 1803 at St. Mary's Church, Speldhurst, Kent. She was the daughter of Walter Humphrey and Ann Humphrey [Turner]. She was born 1785 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 29th May 1785 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex; died Dec 1851 at Mayfield, Sussex, aged 66 years; buried 13th Dec 1851 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iJames who was born 1811 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 19th Apr 1818 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, Sussex; died Jun 1861 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 50 years; buried 14th Jun 1861 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
iiBenjamin who was born 1813 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 8th Aug 1813 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex; died Feb 1900 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 85 years; buried 23rd Feb 1900 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
iiiSarah who was born 3rd Aug 1815 Judges Farm, Mayfield, Sussex, registered 7th January 1837
ivFrances who was born 3rd May 1817 Judges Farm, Mayfield, Sussex, registered 7th January 1837; died May 1843 Mayfield, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1843 Q2 Vol 7 Page 344, aged 26 years; buried 13th May 1843 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
vJoseph who was born 3rd Feb 1819 Judges Farm, Mayfield, Sussex, registered 7th January 1837; died Sep 1893 Rotherfield, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1893 Q3 Page 2b Vol 77, aged 74 years; buried 13th Sep 1893 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viHannah who was born 4th Feb 1821 Judges Farm, Mayfield, Sussex, registered 7th January 1837
viiMary who was born 14th Feb 1824 Judges Farm, Mayfield, Sussex, registered 7th January 1837
viiiGeorge who was born 15th Oct 1826 Judges Farm, Mayfield, Sussex, registered 7th January 1837
 
Generation No. 2
2. Benjamin Field, independent was the son of (4) Edward Field and (5) Mary Field [Nexson]. He was born 1757 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 25th Sep 1757 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 28th Mar 1848 at Mayfield, Sussex, aged 90 years; buried 3rd Apr 1848 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
He married Elizabeth Page on 5th Feb 1782 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex. She was born 1760, daughter of William and Mary Page; died Nov 1841 at Mayfield, Sussex, aged 81 years; buried 22nd Nov 1841 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iWilliam who was born 1783 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 25th Apr 1803 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 20 years; died Dec 1853 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 70 years; buried 7th Dec 1853 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
iiBenjamin who was born 1785 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 27th Nov 1805 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, Sussex, aged 20 years; died Jan 1876 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 91 years; buried 20th Jan 1876 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
iiiAnn who was born 1786 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 29th Dec 1811 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 25 years; died Nov 1870 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 83 years; buried 26th Nov 1870 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
ivEdward who was born 1790 Mayfield, Sussex; died 5th Jan 1879 Pembury, Kent; buried 9th Jan 1879 St. Andrew's Church, Paddock Wood, Kent
vHannah who was born 1791 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 29th Dec 1811 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 20 years
viMercy who was born 1796 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 29th Dec 1811 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 15 years; died July to Sep 1888, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1888 Q3 Vol 2b Page 61, aged 91 years
viiFrances who was born 1799 Mayfield, Sussex; died Mar 1837 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 37 years; buried 3rd Mar 1837 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
 
3. Elizabeth Field [Page] She was born 1760, daughter of William and Mary Page; died Nov 1841 at Mayfield, Sussex, aged 81 years; buried 22nd Nov 1841 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
She married Benjamin Field on 5th Feb 1782 at St. Mary's Church, Warbleton, Sussex. He was the son of Edward Field and Mary Field [Nexson]. He was born 1757 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 25th Sep 1757 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 28th Mar 1848 at Mayfield, Sussex, aged 90 years; buried 3rd Apr 1848 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iWilliam who was born 1783 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 25th Apr 1803 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 20 years; died Dec 1853 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 70 years; buried 7th Dec 1853 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
iiBenjamin who was born 1785 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 27th Nov 1805 St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, Sussex, aged 20 years; died Jan 1876 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 91 years; buried 20th Jan 1876 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
iiiAnn who was born 1786 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 29th Dec 1811 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 25 years; died Nov 1870 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 83 years; buried 26th Nov 1870 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
ivEdward who was born 1790 Mayfield, Sussex; died 5th Jan 1879 Pembury, Kent; buried 9th Jan 1879 St. Andrew's Church, Paddock Wood, Kent
vHannah who was born 1791 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 29th Dec 1811 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 20 years
viMercy who was born 1796 Mayfield, Sussex; christened 29th Dec 1811 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 15 years; died July to Sep 1888, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1888 Q3 Vol 2b Page 61, aged 91 years
viiFrances who was born 1799 Mayfield, Sussex; died Mar 1837 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 37 years; buried 3rd Mar 1837 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
 
Generation No. 3
4. Edward Field He was born c 1725; died Dec 1784 at Rotherfield, Sussex; buried 21st Dec 1784 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
He married Mary Nexson on 6th Oct 1743 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. She was born c 1725; died May 1787 at Frant, Sussex, widow of Edward, from Frant; buried 16th May 1787 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iJohn who was born 1744 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Jul 1744 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiEdward who was born 1746 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Jun 1746 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiWilliam who was born 1747 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Dec 1747 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivMary who was born 1749 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Sep 1749 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
vElizabeth who was born 1750 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 17th Mar 1750 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viThomas who was born 1753 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 28th Jan 1753 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 15th Nov 1832 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 70 years; buried 21st Nov 1832 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiJoseph who was born 1755 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 5th Jan 1755 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiiBenjamin who was born 1757 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 25th Sep 1757 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 28th Mar 1848 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 90 years; buried 3rd Apr 1848 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
ixRobert who was born 1760 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 17th Feb 1760 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died Feb 1775 Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Edward and Mary; buried 12th Feb 1775 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xRichard who was born 1762 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 10th Oct 1762 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died Apr 1814 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 51 years; buried 8th May 1814 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
xiSamuel who was born 1765 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 28th Apr 1765 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xiiJames who was born 1768 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Jan 1768 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xiiiSarah who was born 1770 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 22nd Jul 1770 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
5. Mary Field [Nexson] She was born c 1725; died May 1787 at Frant, Sussex, widow of Edward, from Frant; buried 16th May 1787 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
She married Edward Field on 6th Oct 1743 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. He was born c 1725; died Dec 1784 at Rotherfield, Sussex; buried 21st Dec 1784 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iJohn who was born 1744 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Jul 1744 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiEdward who was born 1746 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Jun 1746 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiWilliam who was born 1747 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Dec 1747 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivMary who was born 1749 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Sep 1749 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
vElizabeth who was born 1750 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 17th Mar 1750 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viThomas who was born 1753 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 28th Jan 1753 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 15th Nov 1832 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 70 years; buried 21st Nov 1832 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiJoseph who was born 1755 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 5th Jan 1755 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiiBenjamin who was born 1757 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 25th Sep 1757 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 28th Mar 1848 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 90 years; buried 3rd Apr 1848 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
ixRobert who was born 1760 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 17th Feb 1760 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died Feb 1775 Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Edward and Mary; buried 12th Feb 1775 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xRichard who was born 1762 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 10th Oct 1762 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died Apr 1814 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 51 years; buried 8th May 1814 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
xiSamuel who was born 1765 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 28th Apr 1765 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xiiJames who was born 1768 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Jan 1768 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xiiiSarah who was born 1770 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 22nd Jul 1770 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 

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