The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for Ann Tester [Hards]
Generation No. 1
  1. 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 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 4th Nov 1739 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of … Tester
2 iiWilliam who was born 1741 at 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 Balcombe, Sussex
  iiiGeorge who was born 1743/44 at 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 Balcombe, Sussex
3 ivThomas who was born 1745/46 at 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 Ardingly, Sussex
  vRichard who was born 1747 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 6th Dec 1747 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
  viMatthew who was born 1749 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 30th Jul 1749 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
4 viiEdward who was born 1752 at 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 Ardingly, Sussex
5 viiiGeorge who was born 1754 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 3rd Mar 1754 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
6 ixJames who was born 1756 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 12th Dec 1756 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
   
Generation No. 2
  2. William Tester was the son of George Tester and Ann Tester [Hards]. He was born 1741 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 27th Dec 1741 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester and Ann Tester; died Jan 1821 at Balcombe, Sussex, aged 80 years; buried 21st Jan 1821 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  He married Hannah Jenner on 7th Dec 1762 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex. She was born c 1740. They had the following children:
  iWilliam who was born 1763 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 11th Sep 1763 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester; died Apr 1787 Balcombe, Sussex, junior; buried 16th Apr 1787 Balcombe, Sussex
7 iiJohn who was born 1766 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 13th Jul 1766 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester and Hannah Tester; died Aug 1834 Bolney, Sussex, aged 67 years; buried 17th Aug 1834 Balcombe, Sussex
8 iiiGeorge who was born 1769 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 28th Mar 1769 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester and Hannah Tester; died Jan 1850 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 79 years; buried 28th Jan 1850 Balcombe, Sussex
  ivThomas who was born 1774 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 23rd Jan 1774 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester and Hannah Tester
  vAnn who was born 1776 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 8th Sep 1776 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of William Tester and Hannah Tester
9 viMathew who was born 1779 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 7th Dec 1779 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester and Hannah Tester
   
  3. Thomas Tester was the son of George Tester and Ann Tester [Hards]. He was born 1745/46 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 5th Jan 1745/46 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester; died Sep 1822 at Ardingly, Sussex, aged 75 years; buried 28th Sep 1822 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex
  He married (1) Sarah Steadman on 29th Oct 1772 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. She was born c 1750; died Oct 1776 at Balcombe, Sussex, wife of Thomas; buried 15th Oct 1776 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iSarah who was born 1776 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 12th Oct 1776 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Thomas Tester and Sarah Tester
  He married (2) Sarah Ifield on 29th Sep 1778 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. She was born c 1755. They had the following children:
  iMildred who was born 1779 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 26th Mar 1779 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Thomas Tester and Sarah Tester
  iiAnn who was born 1780 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 15th Dec 1780 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Thomas Tester and Sarah Tester
  iiiFrances who was born 1783 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 1st Dec 1783 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Thomas Tester and Sarah Tester
  ivThomas who was born 1787 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 4th Mar 1787 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Thomas Tester and Sarah Tester
   
  4. Edward Tester was the son of George Tester and Ann Tester [Hards]. He was born 1752 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 14th Jan 1752 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester; died Nov 1826 at Ardingly, Sussex, aged 78[?] years; buried 26th Nov 1826 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex
  He married Mary Potter on 25th Apr 1780 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. She was born 1758; died Sep 1818 at Ardingly, Sussex, aged 60 years; buried 12th Sep 1818 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iAnn who was born 1781 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 7th Oct 1781 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Edward Tester and Mary Tester
10 iiEdward who was born 1782 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 30th Dec 1782 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Edward Tester and Mary Tester; died Apr 1859 Ardingly, Sussex, aged 77 years; buried 8th Apr 1859 Ardingly, Sussex
  iiiMary who was born 23rd May 1786 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 2nd Jun 1786 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Edward Tester and Mary Tester
  ivRebecca who was born 6th Feb 1788 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 15th Mar 1788 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Edward Tester and Mary Tester; died Jul 1788 Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Edward and Mary; buried 1st Jul 1788 Balcombe, Sussex
  vGeorge who was born 19th Mar 1789 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 10th Apr 1789 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Edward Tester and Mary Tester
  viPhoebe who was born 18th Dec 1790 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened before 11th Jan 1791 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Edward Tester and Mary Tester
  viiJane Rose who was born 11th May 1792 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 22nd Jun 1792 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Edward Tester and Mary Tester
  viiiSarah who was born Mar 1794 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 4th Jun 1794 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Edward Tester and Mary Tester
  ixRichard who was born 2nd Apr 1796 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 25th May 1796 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Edward Tester and Mary Tester
  xJames who was born 11th May 1798 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 1st Jul 1798 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Edward Tester and Mary Tester
  xiHarriet who was born 1st Dec 1800 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 27th Dec 1800 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Edward Tester and Mary Tester
   
  5. George Tester was the son of George Tester and Ann Tester [Hards]. He was born 1754 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 3rd Mar 1754 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
  He married Elizabeth King on 21st Jan 1771 at St Martin-in-the-Fields, London. She was born c 1755. They had the following children:
  iWilliam who was born c 1772; died Mar 1773 Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester; buried 21st Mar 1773 Balcombe, Sussex
  iiAnn who was born 1778 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 18th Nov 1778 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester
11 iiiCharles who was born 1781 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 17th Oct 1781 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester; died Jun 1866 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 85 years; buried 8th Jun 1866 Balcombe, Sussex
  ivJames who was born 1784 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 7th Mar 1784 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  vSarah who was born 1786 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 2nd Jul 1786 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester
   
  6. James Tester was the son of George Tester and Ann Tester [Hards]. He was born 1756 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 12th Dec 1756 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester
  He married Sarah Leny on 15th May 1781 at St. Mary's Church, Slaugham, Sussex. She was born 1761; died Apr 1834 at Balcombe, Sussex, aged 73 years; buried 22nd Apr 1834 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJames who was born 1782 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 6th Oct 1782 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of James Tester and Sarah Tester
  iiSarah who was born 1784 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 11th Apr 1784 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of James Tester and Sarah Tester
  iiiElizabeth who was born 1786 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 15th Jan 1786 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of James Tester and Sarah Tester
  ivAbraham who was born 1787 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 1st Apr 1787 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of James Tester and Sarah Tester
  vWilliam who was born 1788 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 17th Aug 1788 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of James Tester and Sarah Tester
  viGeorge who was born 1790 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 7th Feb 1790 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of James Tester and Sarah Tester
  viiMary who was born 1791 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 4th Dec 1791 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of James Tester and Sarah Tester
  viiiIsaac who was born 1793 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 8th Dec 1793 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of James Tester and Sarah Tester
  ixAnn who was born 1795 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 4th Oct 1795 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of James Tester and Sarah Tester
   
Generation No. 3
  7. John Tester was the son of William Tester and Hannah Tester [Jenner]. He was born 1766 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 13th Jul 1766 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester and Hannah Tester; died Aug 1834 at Bolney, Sussex, aged 67 years; buried 17th Aug 1834 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  He married Mary Pennifold on 5th Aug 1793 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. She was born 1772 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 1st Nov 1772 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Pennifold and Mary Pennifold. They had the following children:
  iMary who was born 1794 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 8th Mar 1794 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester and Mary Tester
  iiSarah who was born 1796 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 21st Feb 1796 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester and Mary Tester
  iiiElizabeth who was born 1797 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 31st Dec 1797 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester and Mary Tester
12 ivThomas who was born 1805 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 10th Mar 1805 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Mary Tester; died Feb 1857 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 52 years; buried 7th Feb 1857 Balcombe, Sussex
13 vJohn who was born 1807 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 27th Mar 1807 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Mary Tester; died May 1857 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 50 years; buried 15th May 1857 Balcombe, Sussex
14 viWilliam who was born 1809 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 25th Jun 1809 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Mary Tester; died Jul 1891 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 83 years; buried 9th Jul 1891 Balcombe, Sussex
15 viiJoseph who was born 1811 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 3rd Feb 1811 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Mary Tester
   
  8. George Tester, auctioneer was the son of William Tester and Hannah Tester [Jenner]. He was born 1769 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 28th Mar 1769 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester and Hannah Tester; died Jan 1850 at Balcombe, Sussex, aged 79 years; buried 28th Jan 1850 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  He married Elizabeth Juniper on 15th Aug 1793 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. She was born 1773; died Jan 1849 at Balcombe, Sussex, aged 76 years; buried 11th Jan 1849 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iLouisa who was born 1794 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 29th Jun 1794 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  iiGeorge who was born 1796 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 22nd May 1796 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester
16 iiiWilliam who was born 1798 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 10th Aug 1798 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester; died Apr 1871 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 73 years; buried 16th Apr 1871 Balcombe, Sussex
  ivCharles who was born 1802 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 8th Jan 1802 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester; died May 1815 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 13 years; buried 23rd May 1815 Balcombe, Sussex
  vJames who was born 1804 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 6th May 1804 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  viRichard who was born 1806 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 3rd Aug 1806 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  viiElizabeth who was born 1808 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 2nd Mar 1808 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  viiiAnn Vine who was born 1810 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 17th Mar 1810 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  ixHarriet who was born 1812 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 12th Apr 1812 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  xJohn who was born 1814 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 4th Sep 1814 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester (auctioneer) and Elizabeth Tester; died Jun 1815 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 11 months; buried 27th Jun 1815 Balcombe, Sussex
  xiThomas who was born 1819 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 21st Feb 1819 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester (vestry clerk) and Elizabeth Tester
   
  9. Mathew Tester was the son of William Tester and Hannah Tester [Jenner]. He was born 1779 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 7th Dec 1779 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester and Hannah Tester
  He married Elizabeth Jeffery on 5th Mar 1800 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. She was born c 1780. They had the following children:
  iMary who was born 1801 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 18th Jan 1801 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Matthew Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  iiElizabeth who was born 1802 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 5th Dec 1802 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Matthew Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  iiiAnn who was born 1804 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 9th Apr 1804 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Matthew Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  ivRobert who was born 1806 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 10th Feb 1806 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Matthew Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  vMartha who was born 1808 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 14th Feb 1808 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Matthew Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  viLucy who was born 1811 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 31st Jan 1811 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Matthew Tester and Elizabeth Tester; died Dec 1812 Balcombe, Sussex; buried 13th Dec 1812 Balcombe, Sussex
  viiMatthew who was born 1812 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 11th Dec 1812 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Matthew Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  viiiFrancis who was born 1821 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 12th Aug 1821 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Matthew Tester (servant) and Elizabeth Tester
   
  10. Edward Tester, parish clerk was the son of Edward Tester and Mary Tester [Potter]. He was born 1782 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 30th Dec 1782 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Edward Tester and Mary Tester; died Apr 1859 at Ardingly, Sussex, aged 77 years; buried 8th Apr 1859 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex
  He married Mary Barton on 20th Oct 1817 at St. Peter's Church, Uckfield, Sussex. She was born 1784 at Clitheroe, Lancashire; died Aug 1857 at Ardingly, Sussex, aged 73 years; buried 17th Aug 1857 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJohn Barton who was born 17th Dec 1818 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 18th Apr 1819 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Edward Tester (labourer) and Mary Tester
17 iiEdward who was born 1823 at Cuckfield, Sussex
   
  11. Charles Tester, farmer was the son of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester [King]. He was born 1781 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 17th Oct 1781 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester; died Jun 1866 at Green Trees, Balcombe, Sussex, aged 85 years; buried 8th Jun 1866 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  He married Elizabeth Holman on 4th Jun 1811 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. She was born 1792 at Balcombe, Sussex; died Jan 1880 at Balcombe, Sussex, aged 88 years; buried 29th Jan 1880 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iThomas who was born 1812 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 23rd Feb 1812 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Charles Tester and Elizabeth Tester
  iiElizabeth who was born 1814 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 8th May 1814 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Charles Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  iiiWilliam who was born 1816 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 24th Nov 1816 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Charles Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester; died Dec 1883 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 67 years; buried 27th Dec 1883 Balcombe, Sussex
  ivMary who was born 1819 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 7th Nov 1819 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Charles Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  vAnne who was born 1823 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 16th Feb 1823 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Charles Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
18 viJohn who was born 1825 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 22nd May 1825 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Charles Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester; died Mar 1893 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 67 years; buried 17th Mar 1893 Balcombe, Sussex
19 viiCharles who was born 1828 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 30th Mar 1828 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Charles Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester; died Sep 1875 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 47 years; buried 22nd Sep 1875 Balcombe, Sussex
  viiiAmelia who was born 1831 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 17th Apr 1831 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Charles Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
   
Generation No. 4
  12. Thomas Tester, farm labourer was the son of John Tester and Mary Tester [Pennifold]. He was born 1805 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 10th Mar 1805 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Mary Tester; died Feb 1857 at Balcombe, Sussex, aged 52 years; buried 7th Feb 1857 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  He married Sarah Illman on 13th Oct 1832 at Worth Parish Church, Worth, Sussex, witnesses: James and Charlotte Boyland. She was born 1813 at Worth, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iWilliam who was born 1833 at Worth, Sussex; christened 15th Sep 1833 Worth Parish Church, Worth, Sussex, son of Thomas Tester (shoemaker) and Sarah Tester
  iiThomas who was born 1835 at Worth, Sussex; christened 2nd Aug 1835 Worth Parish Church, Worth, Sussex, son of Thomas Tester (shoemaker) and Sarah Tester
  iiiJohn who was born 1837 at Worth, Sussex; christened 7th May 1837 Worth Parish Church, Worth, Sussex, son of Thomas Tester (shoemaker) and Sarah Tester
  ivMary who was born 1840 at Worth, Sussex
  vAnn who was born 1841 at Worth, Sussex
  viJames who was born 1844 at Worth, Sussex
  viiGeorge who was born 1846 at Worth, Sussex
  viiiJabez who was born 1850 at Worth, Sussex
   
  13. John Tester, farmer was the son of John Tester and Mary Tester [Pennifold]. He was born 1807 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 27th Mar 1807 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Mary Tester; died May 1857 at Oaks Farm, Balcombe, Sussex, aged 50 years; buried 15th May 1857 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  He married Elizabeth Backshall on 20th Nov 1830 at Worth Parish Church, Worth, Sussex. She was born 27th Sep 1806 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 5th Oct 1806 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of John Backshall & Susan Backshall; died Apr to June 1871, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1871 Q2 Vol 2b Page 73. They had the following children:
20 iWilliam who was born 1832 at Worth, Sussex; died Jan 1892 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 61 years; buried 26th Jan 1892 East Grinstead, Sussex
  iiJohn who was born 1835 at Worth, Sussex
  iiiStephen who was born 1837 at Worth, Sussex
  ivAlfred Sampson who was born 1842 at Rivers, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 15th May 1842 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester; died Dec 1865 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 23 years; buried 7th Dec 1865 East Grinstead, Sussex
  vCaroline Susan who was born 1844 at Worth, Sussex; christened 2nd Jun 1844 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  viMary Elizabeth who was born 1846 at Oaks, Worth, Sussex; christened 8th Nov 1846 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester; died Jun 1863 Horley, Surrey, aged 16 years; buried 27th Jun 1863 Balcombe, Sussex
21 viiSarah Ann who was born 1848 at Oaks Farm, Worth, Sussex; christened 6th Aug 1848 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
22 viiiGeorge who was born 1851 at The Oaks, Worth, Sussex; christened 6th Apr 1851 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
   
  14. William Tester, farmer was the son of John Tester and Mary Tester [Pennifold]. He was born 1809 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 25th Jun 1809 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Mary Tester; died Jul 1891 at Balcombe, Sussex, aged 83 years; buried 9th Jul 1891 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
23 iJoseph who was born 1836 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 21st Oct 1836 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (labourer) and Elizabeth Tester
  He married Elizabeth Gibb on 18th Jun 1836 at Worth Parish Church, Worth, Sussex, witnesses: Stephen and Eliiza Archer. She was born 1813 at Worth, Sussex. They had the following children:
24 iGeorge who was born 1838 at Coopers Corner, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 6th May 1838 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
25 iiJames who was born 1839 at Coopers Corner, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 10th Nov 1839 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  iiiWilliam who was born 1841 at Coopers Corner Farm, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 11th Apr 1841 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  ivAnne who was born 1843 at Coopers Corner, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 11th Jun 1843 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of William Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
26 vCharles who was born 1850 at Bachelors, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 6th Jan 1850 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
   
  15. Joseph Tester, farmer was the son of John Tester and Mary Tester [Pennifold]. He was born 1811 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 3rd Feb 1811 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester and Mary Tester
  He married Mercy Awcock on 16th Nov 1839 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex. She was born 1815. They had the following children:
27 iGeorge who was born 1840 at Coopers Corner, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 31st May 1840 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Joseph Tester (labourer) and Mercy Tester
28 iiEmma who was born 1842 at Worth, Sussex; christened 24th Apr 1842 Worth Parish Church, Worth, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Tester (labourer) and Mary Tester
  iiiWilliam who was born 1843 at Worth, Sussex; christened 17th Dec 1843 Worth Parish Church, Worth, Sussex, son of Joseph Tester (farmer) and Mercy Tester
  ivMary Esther who was born 1846 at Rivers, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 22nd Feb 1846 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Tester (labourer) and Mercy Tester
  vJoseph who was born 1848 at Rivers, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 2nd Jul 1848 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Joseph Tester (labourer) and Mercy Tester
  viJane Elizabeth who was born 1851 at Little Sauceland, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 25th May 1851 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Tester (farmer) and Mercy Tester
  viiThomas who was born 1855 at Little Sauceland, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 7th Jan 1855 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Joseph Tester (farmer) and Mercy Tester
  viiiNaomi who was born 1857 at Little Sauceland, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 15th Apr 1857 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Tester (farmer) and Mercy Tester
29 ixCharles who was born 1859 at Little Sauceland, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 29th May 1859 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Joseph Tester (farmer) and Mercy Tester
   
  16. William Tester, butcher was the son of George Tester, auctioneer and Elizabeth Tester [Juniper]. He was born 1798 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 10th Aug 1798 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester and Elizabeth Tester; died Apr 1871 at Balcombe, Sussex, aged 73 years; buried 16th Apr 1871 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  He married Elizabeth Taylor on 26th Jan 1826 at Holy Trinity Church, Cuckfield, Sussex, witnesses: Francis Jenner and … Box. She was born 1800 at Ardingly, Sussex; died Sep 1863 at Balcombe, Sussex, aged 62 years; buried 4th Sep 1863 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iMary Anne who was born 1829 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 2nd Aug 1829 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of William Tester (appraiser) and Elizabeth Tester
  iiElizabeth who was born 1829 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 2nd Aug 1829 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of William Tester (appraiser) and Elizabeth Tester
30 iiiElizabeth who was born 1831 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 2nd Oct 1831 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of William Tester (appraiser) and Elizabeth Tester
  ivCharles who was born 1834 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 9th Feb 1834 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (appraiser) and Elizabeth Tester
  vWilliam who was born 1837 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 15th Jan 1837 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (butcher) and Elizabeth Tester
  viJohn who was born 1839 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 25th Aug 1839 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (butcher) and Elizabeth Tester
  viiGeorge who was born 1843 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 17th Jul 1855 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (butcher) and Elizabeth Tester
   
  17. Edward Tester, farm labourer was the son of Edward Tester, parish clerk and Mary Tester [Barton]. He was born 1823 at Cuckfield, Sussex
  He married Sarah Elsey on Apr to June 1848, registered at Cuckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1848 Q2 Vol 7 Page 485. She was born 1829 at West Hoathly, Sussex; died Sep 1859 at Ardingly, Sussex, aged 29 years; buried 23rd Sep 1859 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex. They had the following children:
31 iJohn Henry who was born Nov 1848 at Hapstead, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 26th Nov 1848 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Edward Tester (labourer) and Sarah Tester
32 iiHarriet who was born 1850 at Hapstead, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1850 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Edward Tester (labourer) and Sarah Tester
33 iiiJames who was born 1852 at Hapstead, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 25th Jul 1852 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Edward Tester (labourer) and Sarah Tester
  ivCharlotte who was born 1854 at Hapstead, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 26th Nov 1854 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Edward Tester (labourer) and Sarah Tester; died Mar 1877, aged 22 years; buried 26th Mar 1877 Ardingly, Sussex
  vEdward Barton who was born 1857 at Hapstead, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 30th Aug 1857 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Edward Tester (labourer) and Sarah Tester; died Jun 1860 Ardingly, Sussex, aged 2 years 10 months; buried 12th Jun 1860 Ardingly, Sussex
  viCharles who was born 1859 at Hapstead, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 25th Sep 1859 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Edward Tester (labourer) and Sarah Tester; died Feb 1860 Ardingly, Sussex, aged 4 months; buried 6th Feb 1860 Ardingly, Sussex
   
  18. John Tester, farmer was the son of Charles Tester, farmer and Elizabeth Tester [Holman]. He was born 1825 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 22nd May 1825 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Charles Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester; died Mar 1893 at Balcombe, Sussex, aged 67 years; buried 17th Mar 1893 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  He married Elizabeth on c 1850. She was born 1830 at Cuckfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iJulia who was born 1854 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 8th Aug 1855 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  iiJohn who was born 1855 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 8th Aug 1855 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  iiiCharles who was born 1858 at Kemps, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 11th Apr 1858 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  ivElizabeth who was born 1859 at Kemps, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 22nd Apr 1859 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  vHenry who was born 1861 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 13th Feb 1861 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester; died Oct 1876 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 15 years; buried 11th Oct 1876 Balcombe, Sussex
  viEmily who was born 1863 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 29th Mar 1863 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  viiEdith who was born 1865 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 26th Feb 1865 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  viiiLeonard who was born 1867 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1867 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  ixClara who was born 1874 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 25th Oct 1874 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
   
  19. Charles Tester, farmer was the son of Charles Tester, farmer and Elizabeth Tester [Holman]. He was born 1828 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 30th Mar 1828 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Charles Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester; died Sep 1875 at Balcombe, Sussex, aged 47 years; buried 22nd Sep 1875 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  He married Eliza Ann Swann on Apr to June 1852, registered at Reigate District, Surrey, ref: 1852 Q2 Vol 2a Page 161. She was born 1813 at Newhaven, Sussex
   
Generation No. 5
  20. William Tester, farmer was the son of John Tester, farmer and Elizabeth Tester [Backshall]. He was born 1832 at Worth, Sussex; died Jan 1892 at East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 61 years; buried 26th Jan 1892 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
  He married Mary Ann Newnham on 19th Aug 1854 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. She was born 1825 at Ardingly, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iElizabeth who was born 1857 at Strudgate, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 7th Jun 1857 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Mary Anne Tester
  iiMary Anne Jane who was born 1860 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 5th Feb 1860 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Mary Anne Tester
  iiiAnn who was born 1864 at Ifield, Sussex; christened 3rd Apr 1864 St Margaret, Ifield, Sussex, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Mary Ann Tester
34 ivAlice who was born 1868 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 30th Aug 1868 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Mary Tester
  vEmily who was born 1870 at West Hoathly, Sussex; christened 22nd May 1870 St. Margaret's Church, West Hoathly, Sussex, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Mary Tester
   
  21. Sarah Ann Divall [Tester] was the daughter of John Tester, farmer and Elizabeth Tester [Backshall]. She was born 1848 at Oaks Farm, Worth, Sussex; christened 6th Aug 1848 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  She married James Divall, bricklayer on c 1876. He was born 1856 at Forest Row, Sussex; christened 4th May 1856 at Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iWilfred who was born c 1878
  iiJohn who was born 1880 at East Grinstead, Sussex
  iiiElizabeth who was born Dec 1880 at East Grinstead, Sussex
  ivLaura who was born 1883 at Hartfield, Sussex; christened 4th Feb 1883 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
  vAlfred Sampson who was born 1884 at Fairlight, Sussex; christened 1st Jun 1884 Fairlight, Sussex
  viAlice Ella who was born 1885 at Fairlight, Sussex; christened 3rd May 1885 Fairlight, Sussex
  viiCharles James who was born 1887 at Fairlight, Sussex; christened 27th Mar 1887 Fairlight, Sussex
35 viiiMary Elizabeth who was born 1891 at Fairlight, Sussex; christened 29th Jun 1891 Fairlight, Sussex
  ixJames Albert who was born 1893 at Fairlight, Sussex; christened 29th May 1893 Fairlight, Sussex
   
  22. George Tester, farmer was the son of John Tester, farmer and Elizabeth Tester [Backshall]. He was born 1851 at The Oaks, Worth, Sussex; christened 6th Apr 1851 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of John Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  He married Eliza Backshall on 28th Oct 1876 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex. She was born 1854 at Worth, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iEdith who was born 1878 at Forest Row, Sussex; christened 4th Aug 1878 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex, daughter of George Tester (farmer) and Eliza Tester
  iiElizabeth Mary who was born 1883 at Imberhorne, East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 10th Jun 1883 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex, daughter of George Tester (labourer) and Eliza Tester
  iiiDaisy Florence who was born 1885 at Ridge Hill, East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 17th May 1885 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex, daughter of George Tester (farmer) and Eliza Tester
  ivGeorge who was born 1887 at Ridge Hill, East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 29th May 1887 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 4 months, son of George Tester (farmer) and Eliza Tester
  vBeatrice Minnie who was born 1891 at Ridge Hill, Saint Hill, East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 26th Apr 1891 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex, daughter of George Tester (farmer) and Eliza Tester
   
  23. Joseph Tester, farmer was the son of William Tester, farmer and Elizabeth Tester [Gibb]. He was born 1836 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 21st Oct 1836 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (labourer) and Elizabeth Tester
  He married Jane Gibb on 22nd Apr 1869 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. She was born 1850 at Worth, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iAlice Katherine who was born Sep 1869 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 26th Sep 1869 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
  iiAnnie who was born 1871 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 29th Oct 1871 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
  iiiWillam who was born 1874 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 28th Jun 1874 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Joseph Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
  ivAda Rose who was born 1877 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 25th Feb 1877 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
  vGeorge who was born 1879 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 23rd Feb 1879 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Joseph Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
  viCharles who was born 1883 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 24th Jun 1883 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Joseph Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
   
  24. George Tester, farmer was the son of William Tester, farmer and Elizabeth Tester [Gibb]. He was born 1838 at Coopers Corner, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 6th May 1838 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  He married Jane Pennifold on 19th Jan 1860 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. She was born 1837 at West Hoathly, Sussex; died Feb 1876 at Ardingly, Sussex, aged 39 years; buried 25th Feb 1876 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iWilliam Ernest who was born Mar 1860 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 1st Apr 1860 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester (labourer) and Jane Tester
  iiMary who was born 1861 at Spicers, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 6th Oct 1861 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of George Tester (labourer) and Jane Tester
  iiiGeorge who was born 1863 at Spicer's Farm, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 1st Feb 1863 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
  ivAlice Kate who was born 1864 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 25th Sep 1864 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of George Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
  vAnnie Florence who was born 1866 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 27th May 1866 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of George Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
  viCharles who was born 1867 at West Hill, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 29th Dec 1867 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
  viiAlice Jane who was born 1869 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 26th Sep 1869 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of George Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
  viiiHerbert who was born 1871 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 28th May 1871 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of George Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
36 ixAda Rose who was born 1873 at Town House, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 26th Jan 1873 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of George Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
  xWallabe who was born 1874 at Town House, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 28th Jun 1874 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of George Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
   
  25. James Tester, farmer was the son of William Tester, farmer and Elizabeth Tester [Gibb]. He was born 1839 at Coopers Corner, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 10th Nov 1839 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  He married Elizabeth Gibb on 27th Dec 1869 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. She was born 1848 at Worth, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iWilliam James who was born 1871 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 29th Jan 1871 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of James Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  iiCharles Edward who was born 1872 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 26th May 1872 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of James Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  iiiGeorge who was born 1873 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 28th Sep 1873 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of James Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  ivHerbert who was born 1883 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 25th Feb 1883 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of James Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  vLillie Elizabeth who was born 1883 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 25th Feb 1883 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of James Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
   
  26. Charles Tester, farmer was the son of William Tester, farmer and Elizabeth Tester [Gibb]. He was born 1850 at Bachelors, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 6th Jan 1850 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (farmer) and Elizabeth Tester
  He married Susan Ireland on Oct to Dec 1873, registered at Brighton District, Sussex, ref: 1873 Q4 Vol 2b Page 379. She was born 1852 at Balcombe, Sussex; died Oct 1895 at Balcombe, Sussex, aged 44 years; buried 7th Oct 1895 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iWilliam who was born 1874 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 26th Apr 1874 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Charles Tester (farmer) and Susan Tester
  iiCharles who was born 1877 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 28th Jan 1877 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Charles Tester (farmer) and Susan Tester
  iiiGeorge who was born 1879 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 30th Nov 1879 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Charles Tester (farmer) and Susan Tester
  ivAnnie Elizabeth who was born 1882 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 27th Aug 1882 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Charles Tester (farmer) and Susan Tester; died Nov 1883 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 17 months; buried 26th Nov 1883 Balcombe, Sussex
  vKate who was born 1885 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 28th Jun 1885 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of Charles Tester (farmer) and Susan Tester
   
  27. George Tester, farm labourer was the son of Joseph Tester, farmer and Mercy Tester [Awcock]. He was born 1840 at Coopers Corner, Balcombe, Sussex; christened 31st May 1840 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of Joseph Tester (labourer) and Mercy Tester
  He married Emily Jane Finch on Oct to Dec 1875, registered at Woolwich District, London, ref: 1875 Q4 Vol 1d Page 1478. She was born 1846 at Maldon, Essex. They had the following children:
  iGeorge who was born 1876 at Plumstead, London
  iiAlice J. who was born 1878 at Carshalton, Surrey
  iiiJ. who was born 1880 at Carshalton, Surrey
   
  28. Emma Langridge [Tester] was the daughter of Joseph Tester, farmer and Mercy Tester [Awcock]. She was born 1842 at Worth, Sussex; christened 24th Apr 1842 at Worth Parish Church, Worth, Sussex, daughter of Joseph Tester (labourer) and Mary Tester
  She married Henry Langridge on Oct to Dec 1866, registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex, ref: 1866 Q4 Vol 2b Page 233. He was born 1847 at Horsted Keynes, Sussex; christened 3rd Jan 1847 at St. Giles Parish Church, Horsted Keynes, Sussex, son of Henry Langridge (carpenter) & Winifred Langridge. They had the following children:
  iPercy W. who was born 1872 at Lingfield, Surrey
  iiNaomi who was born 1875 at Lingfield, Surrey
  iiiCatharine J.M. who was born 1877 at Lingfield, Surrey
   
  29. Charles Tester, farmer was the son of Joseph Tester, farmer and Mercy Tester [Awcock]. He was born 1859 at Little Sauceland, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 29th May 1859 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Joseph Tester (farmer) and Mercy Tester
  He married Martha Hannah Carter on Oct to Dec 1894, registered at Bedford District, Bedfordshire, ref: 1894 Q4 Vol 3b Page 717. She was born 1864 at Colmworth, Bedfordshire. They had the following children:
  iNellie who was born 1895 at Lingfield, Surrey
  iiRose who was born 1897 at Lingfield, Surrey
   
  30. Elizabeth Tester was the daughter of William Tester, butcher and Elizabeth Tester [Taylor]. She was born 1831 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 2nd Oct 1831 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, daughter of William Tester (appraiser) and Elizabeth Tester
  iOsborn William who was born 1857 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 10th Apr 1857 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, illegitimate son of Elizabeth Tester
   
  31. John Henry Tester, stockman and Gardener was the son of Edward Tester, farm labourer and Sarah Tester [Elsey]. He was born Nov 1848 at Hapstead, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 26th Nov 1848 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Edward Tester (labourer) and Sarah Tester
  He married Mary Faulkner Humphry on Apr to June 1885, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1885 Q2 Vol 2b Page 213. She was born 1845 at Hartfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iEdward William who was born 1886 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 30th May 1886 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of John Tester (labourer) and Mary Tester
   
  32. Harriet Tester [Tester] was the daughter of Edward Tester, farm labourer and Sarah Tester [Elsey]. She was born 1850 at Hapstead, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1850 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Edward Tester (labourer) and Sarah Tester
  She married Charles Tester, police constable on 26th Dec 1872 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex. He was born 1849 at Balcombe, Sussex; christened 4th Feb 1849 at St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex, son of William Tester (labourer) and Mary Tester. They had the following children:
  iAnnie Rosenia who was born 1874 at Hickpotse, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 6th Oct 1874 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of Charles Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
  iiLeonard who was born 1876 at Mayfield, Sussex
  iiiLouis who was born 1878 at Mayfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Feb 1878 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex, son of Charles Tester (policeman) and Harriet Tester
  ivLuther who was born 1880 at Mayfield, Sussex
   
  33. James Tester, bricklayer was the son of Edward Tester, farm labourer and Sarah Tester [Elsey]. He was born 1852 at Hapstead, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 25th Jul 1852 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of Edward Tester (labourer) and Sarah Tester
  He married Emily Elizabeth Mitchell on Jan to Mar 1880, registered at Brighton District, Sussex, ref: 1880 Q1 Vol 2b Page 322. She was born 1856 at Cuckfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iGertrude Emily Elizabeth who was born 1881 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 3rd Jul 1881 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of James Tester (bricklayer) and Emily Elizabeth Tester
  iiAda Charlotte who was born 1884 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 25th May 1884 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of James Tester (bricklayer) and Emily Elizabeth Tester
  iiiJames William who was born 1889 at Ardingly, Sussex; christened 28th Apr 1889 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, son of James Tester (bricklayer) and Emily Tester
   
Generation No. 6
  34. Alice Wren [Tester] was the daughter of William Tester, farmer and Mary Ann Tester [Newnham]. She was born 1868 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 30th Aug 1868 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Mary Tester
  iWilliam Frederick who was born 1889 at Whalesbeach, West Hoathly, Sussex; christened 28th Jul 1889 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 6 weeks, son of Alice Tester
  She married Frederick Wren, general labourer on 21st Jun 1890 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex. He was born 1869 at East Grinstead, Sussex; christened 31st Jan 1869 at St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
   
  35. Mary Elizabeth Jenner [Divall] was the daughter of James Divall, bricklayer and Sarah Ann Divall [Tester]. She was born 1891 at Fairlight, Sussex; christened 29th Jun 1891 at Fairlight, Sussex
  She married Frank Jenner on c 1915. He was born c 1890. They had the following children:
  iMary who was born c 1920
  iiWinifred who was born c 1920
  iiiPhyllis who was born 1922
   
  36. Ada Rose Box [Tester] was the daughter of George Tester, farmer and Jane Tester [Pennifold]. She was born 1873 at Town House, Ardingly, Sussex; christened 26th Jan 1873 at St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex, daughter of George Tester (farmer) and Jane Tester
  She married George Martin Box on Apr to June 1900 at Sevenoaks, Kent, registered at Sevenoaks District, Kent, ref: 1900 Q2 Vol 2A Page 1349. He was born July to Sep 1876 at Lindfield, Sussex
   

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