The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for William Hobden, farmer, son of John Hobden and Elizabeth Hobden [White]
Generation No. 1
  1. William Hobden, farmer was the son of John Hobden and Elizabeth Hobden [White]. He was born 1798 at Heathfield, Sussex; died 8th Jan 1892 at Stokes Farm, Burwash, Sussex; buried 13th Jan 1892 at Ebenezer, Heathfield, Sussex
  He married (1) Lucy Underhill on 23rd Nov 1821 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex. She was born 1803 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 6th Mar 1803 at St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, daughter of Daniel & Hannah Underhill; died 15th Aug 1871 at Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
2 iSamuel who was born 14th Jan 1823 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 16th Feb 1823 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
3 iiHezekiah who was born 2nd Jan 1825 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 30th Jan 1825 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
  iiiLydia who was born 22nd Oct 1826 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 26th Nov 1826 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
4 ivDavid who was born 10th May 1828 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 25th May 1828 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex; died 24th Aug 1914 Heathfield, Sussex
  vElizabeth who was born 6th Feb 1830 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 7th May 1830 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
5 viWilliam who was born 30th Mar 1832 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 29th Apr 1832 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
6 viiJohn who was born 5th Feb 1834 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 9th Mar 1834 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex; died 12th Apr 1887 Heathfield, Sussex; buried 16th Apr 1887 Heathfield, Sussex
7 viiiDaniel who was born 7th Dec 1835 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 10th Jan 1836 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
8 ixLucy Hannah who was born 3rd Oct 1837 at Heathfield, Sussex; died 2nd Oct 1912 Croydon, Surrey; buried 7th Oct 1912 Heathfield, Sussex
9 xEdward who was born 1839 at Heathfield, Sussex
  xiMary who was born 1841 at Heathfield, Sussex
  He married (2) Hannah Hobden [Waters] [Russell] [Fairway] on Apr to June 1872. She was born 1821 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 1st Apr 1821 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex, daughter of Henry Fairway (labourer) and Esther Fairway; died Jul 1899 at Burwash, Sussex; buried 25th Jul 1899 at St. Philip's Church, Burwash, Sussex
   
Generation No. 2
  2. Samuel Hobden, farmer was the son of William Hobden, farmer and Lucy Hobden [Underhill]. He was born 14th Jan 1823 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 16th Feb 1823 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
  He married (1) Susannah Parsons Ellis on Apr to June 1845, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1845 Q2 Vol 7 Page 675. She was born 1818 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 12th Apr 1818 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iSarah who was born 1847 at Heathfield, Sussex
  iiLucy Hannah who was born 1849 at Battle, Sussex
  iiiJohn F. who was born 1853 at Heathfield, Sussex
  ivNaomi who was born 1861 at Heathfield, Sussex
  He married (2) Frances on c 1872. She was born 1839 at Mayfield, Sussex
  He married (3) Ruth Springate on July to Sep 1879, registered at Cuckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1879 Q3 Vol 2b Page 246. She was born 1823 at Framfield, Sussex
   
  3. Hezekiah Hobden, farmer was the son of William Hobden, farmer and Lucy Hobden [Underhill]. He was born 2nd Jan 1825 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 30th Jan 1825 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
  He married Louisa Parsons on Oct to Dec 1846, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1846 Q4 Vol 7 Page 589. She was born 1820 at Hellingly, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJohn who was born 1848 at Heathfield, Sussex
10 iiEmily who was born 1850 at Heathfield, Sussex
  iiiEllen who was born 1851 at Burwash, Sussex
11 ivHezekiah who was born 1861 at Burwash, Sussex
   
  4. David Hobden, farmer was the son of William Hobden, farmer and Lucy Hobden [Underhill]. He was born 10th May 1828 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 25th May 1828 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex; died 24th Aug 1914 at Heathfield, Sussex
  He married Caroline Sands on Apr to June 1852, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1852 Q2 Vol 2b Page 125. She was born 1831 at Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJohn George who was born 1854 at Heathfield, Sussex
12 iiNaomi who was born 1856 at Heathfield, Sussex
  iiiDavid who was born 1866 at Heathfield, Sussex
  ivAlfred who was born 1871 at Heathfield, Sussex
  vRosealine who was born 1874 at Heathfield, Sussex
   
  5. William Hobden, wheelwright was the son of William Hobden, farmer and Lucy Hobden [Underhill]. He was born 30th Mar 1832 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 29th Apr 1832 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
  He married Eliza Fairway on July to Sep 1856, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1856 Q3 Vol 2b Page 104. She was born 1835 at Burwash, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iIsaac who was born 1860 at Burwash, Sussex
  iiMary who was born 1866 at Burwash, Sussex
  iiiElizabeth who was born 1870 at Burwash, Sussex
   
  6. John Hobden was the son of William Hobden, farmer and Lucy Hobden [Underhill]. He was born 5th Feb 1834 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 9th Mar 1834 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex; died 12th Apr 1887 at Half Moon Inn, Cade Street, Heathfield, Sussex; buried 16th Apr 1887 at Ebenezer, Heathfield, Sussex
  He married Charlotte Richardson on 12th Jun 1861 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex. She was born 1840 at Mayfield, Sussex; died July to Sep 1898, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1898 Q3 Vol 2b Page 77
   
  7. Daniel Hobden, farmer was the son of William Hobden, farmer and Lucy Hobden [Underhill]. He was born 7th Dec 1835 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 10th Jan 1836 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
  He married (1) Mary Dallaway on Jan to Mar 1861, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1861 Q1 Vol 2b Page 75. She was born c 1840. They had the following children:
  iElizabeth who was born 1864 at Heathfield, Sussex
13 iiStephen who was born 1866 at Heathfield, Sussex
  iiiJohn who was born 1868 at Heathfield, Sussex
  ivRoland who was born 1873 at Heathfield, Sussex
  vAnnie who was born 1875 at Heathfield, Sussex
  viCharles Thomas who was born 1878 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 4th Sep 1887 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex, aged 9 years
  He married (2) Elizabeth Croft on Oct to Dec 1878, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1878 Q4 Vol 2b Page 167. She was born 1859 at Burwash, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iFlorence who was born 1879 at Heathfield, Sussex
  iiGrace who was born c 1880 at Heathfield, Sussex
  iiiDavid who was born 1886 at Heathfield, Sussex
   
  8. Lucy Hannah Kemp [Hobden] was the daughter of William Hobden, farmer and Lucy Hobden [Underhill]. She was born 3rd Oct 1837 at Heathfield, Sussex; died 2nd Oct 1912 at Croydon, Surrey; buried 7th Oct 1912 at Ebenezer, Heathfield, Sussex
  She married Henry Kemp, farmer on 12th Oct 1858 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex. He was born 22nd Jan 1834 at Heathfield, Sussex; christened 23rd Feb 1834 at Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex, son of James Kemp and Eliza Kemp; died 23rd Mar 1900 at Croydon, Surrey; buried 28th Mar 1900 at Ebenezer, Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
14 iJabez who was born 6th Aug 1859 at Punnett's Town, Heathfield, Sussex; died 30th May 1931 Heathfield, Sussex; buried 2nd Jun 1931 Heathfield, Sussex
15 iiWilliam James who was born 19th Jan 1861 at Punnetts Town, Heathfield, Sussex; died 28th Dec 1945 Heathfield, Sussex
16 iiiHenry who was born 1863 at Heathfield, Sussex, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1863 Q1 Vol 2b Page 66; died 21st Mar 1934
17 ivLydia Ann who was born Jan to Mar 1865 at Heathfield, Sussex; died 30th Jun 1939 Heathfield, Sussex; buried 30th Jun 1939 Heathfield, Sussex
  vJohn who was born 1870 at Heathfield, Sussex
  viErnest who was born 1872 at Heathfield, Sussex
  viiJane who was born 1875 at Heathfield, Sussex
  viiiSarah who was born 1877 at Heathfield, Sussex
  ixNaomi who was born 1879 at Heathfield, Sussex
   
  9. Edward Hobden was the son of William Hobden, farmer and Lucy Hobden [Underhill]. He was born 1839 at Heathfield, Sussex
  He married Harriet Emma Freeland on Apr to June 1873, registered at Hastings District, Sussex, ref: 1873 Q2 Vol2b Page 23. She was born 1837 at Udimore, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iEdward J. who was born 1874 at Ashburnham, Sussex
  iiFrederick who was born 1876 at Ashburnham, Sussex
  iiiHerbert C. who was born 1878 at Ashburnham, Sussex
  ivGertrude who was born 1880 at Ashburnham, Sussex
   
Generation No. 3
  10. Emily Hawes [Hobden] was the daughter of Hezekiah Hobden, farmer and Louisa Hobden [Parsons]. She was born 1850 at Heathfield, Sussex
  She married John Hawes on c 1867. He was born 1848 at Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iMary J. who was born 1868 at Heathfield, Sussex
  iiLydia A. who was born 1869 at Heathfield, Sussex
  iiiHezekiah J. who was born 1873 at Heathfield, Sussex
  ivLouisa L. who was born 1874 at Heathfield, Sussex
  vClara who was born 1876 at Heathfield, Sussex
  viElizabeth E. who was born 1879 at Heathfield, Sussex
  viiMercy who was born 1883 at Heathfield, Sussex
  viiiSidney who was born 1885 at Heathfield, Sussex
  ixLewis who was born 1888 at Heathfield, Sussex
   
  11. Hezekiah Hobden, farm labourer was the son of Hezekiah Hobden, farmer and Louisa Hobden [Parsons]. He was born 1861 at Burwash, Sussex
  He married Ruth Harmer on 8th May 1889 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex. She was born 27th Jul 1868 at Burwash, Sussex; christened 20th Sep 1868 at St. Bartholomew's Church, Burwash, Sussex; died 1906. They had the following children:
  iLois who was born 1890 at Burwash, Sussex
  iiEliza who was born 1892 at Burwash, Sussex
  iiiJabez who was born 1893 at Burwash, Sussex
  ivLouisa who was born 1895 at Burwash, Sussex
  vNaomi who was born 1897 at Burwash, Sussex
  viLillian who was born 1899 at Burwash, Sussex
  viiRuth who was born 1900 at Burwash, Sussex
   
  12. Naomi Killick [Hobden] was the daughter of David Hobden, farmer and Caroline Hobden [Sands]. She was born 1856 at Heathfield, Sussex
  She married George Thomas Killick, farmer on Oct to Dec 1877, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1877 Q4 Vol 2b Page 187. He was born 1857 at Town Row, Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 8th Nov 1857 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Stephen Killick (farmer) and Ann Killick. They had the following children:
  iAnnie who was born 1879 at Warbleton, Sussex
  iiGeorge W. who was born 1880 at Warbleton, Sussex
  iiiNaomi Lily who was born Sep 1880 at Warbleton, Sussex
  ivGertrude who was born 1882 at Hailsham, Sussex
  vAlbert L. who was born 1884 at Hailsham, Sussex
  viCharles who was born 1885 at Hailsham, Sussex
  viiAda A. who was born 1887 at Hailsham, Sussex
  viiiArthur who was born 1889 at Hailsham, Sussex
  ixWalter who was born 1890 at Rye, Sussex
  xRhoda who was born 1890 at Hailsham, Sussex
   
  13. Stephen Hobden was the son of Daniel Hobden, farmer and Mary Hobden [Dallaway]. He was born 1866 at Heathfield, Sussex
  He married Alice Mary Tedham on Oct to Dec 1893, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1893 Q4 Vol 2b Page 243. She was born 1869 at Burwash, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iHubert Edward who was born Apr to June 1896 at Burwash, Sussex, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1896 Q2 Vol 2b Page 107
  iiHarold who was born Apr to June 1898 at Burwash, Sussex, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1898 Q2 Vol 2b Page 97
  iiiHector Stephen who was born 1902 at Burwash, Sussex, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1900 Q2 Vol 2b Page 110
   
  14. Jabez Kemp was the son of Henry Kemp, farmer and Lucy Hannah Kemp [Hobden]. He was born 6th Aug 1859 at Punnett's Town, Heathfield, Sussex; died 30th May 1931 at Oakdene Farm, Street End Lane, Broad Oak, Heathfield, Sussex; buried 2nd Jun 1931 at Ebenezer, Heathfield, Sussex
  He married Kate on 16th Oct 1888 at All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex. She was born 25th Jan 1863 at Woodchurch, Kent; christened 29th Mar 1863 at All Saints Church, Woodchurch, Kent; died 24th Feb 1947 at St Mary's Hospital, Eastbourne, Sussex
   
  15. William James Kemp was the son of Henry Kemp, farmer and Lucy Hannah Kemp [Hobden]. He was born 19th Jan 1861 at Punnetts Town, Heathfield, Sussex; died 28th Dec 1945 at Great Bigknowle Farm, Broadoak, Heathfield, Sussex
  He married Emily Richardson on Apr to June 1886, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1886 Q2 Vol 2b Page 153. She was born 1862 at Heathfield, Sussex; died Apr to June 1933, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1933 Q2 Vol 2b Page 127
   
  16. Henry Kemp, innkeeper and farmer was the son of Henry Kemp, farmer and Lucy Hannah Kemp [Hobden]. He was born 1863 at Heathfield, Sussex, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1863 Q1 Vol 2b Page 66; died 21st Mar 1934 at Magham Down
  He married Hester Baker on July to Sep 1888, registered at Brighton District, Sussex, ref: 1888 Q3 Vol 2b Page 401. She was born 1865; died Apr to June 1951, registered at Hailsham District, Sussex, ref: 1951 Q2 Vol 5h Page 276
   
  17. Lydia Ann Levey [Kemp] was the daughter of Henry Kemp, farmer and Lucy Hannah Kemp [Hobden]. She was born Jan to Mar 1865 at Heathfield, Sussex; died 30th Jun 1939 at Heathfield, Sussex; buried 30th Jun 1939 at Ebenezer, Heathfield, Sussex
  She married William Levey on 3rd Apr 1899 at Providence Strict Baptist Chapel, West Street, Croydon, Surrey. He was born 27th Nov 1869 at South Croydan; died 2nd May 1936 at Heathfield, Sussex; buried after 2nd May 1936 at Queens Road Cemetery, Croydon, Surrey. They had the following children:
18 iRhoda Mary Jessie who was born 1st Aug 1907 at Croydon, Surrey; died 25th May 1991 Leatherhead, Surrey
   
Generation No. 4
  18. Rhoda Mary Jessie Upfield [Levey] was the daughter of William Levey and Lydia Ann Levey [Kemp]. She was born 1st Aug 1907 at Croydon, Surrey; died 25th May 1991 at Leatherhead, Surrey
  She married Edwin Upfield on 15th May 1939 at Ebenezer, Heathfield, Sussex. He was born 14th Feb 1871 at Headley, Surrey; christened 7th Apr 1871 at St Mary the Virgin Church, Headley, Surrey
   

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