The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for Elizabeth Adams [Williamshurst]
Generation No. 1
  1. Elizabeth Adams [Williamshurst] She was born c 1745
  She married John Adams on 17th Jun 1767 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex. He was the son of John Adams and Ann Adams. He was born 1736/37 at Buxted, Sussex; christened 14th Jan 1736/37 at St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex. They had the following children:
2 iHannah who was born c Oct 1767 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 1st Oct 1767 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex; died 17th Jun 1836 Heathfield, Sussex
3 iiElizabeth who was born 1769 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 8th Dec 1769 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex; died Jul 1846 Lewes, Sussex; buried 7th Jul 1846 Ringmer, Sussex
4 iiiJohn who was born 1773 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 15th Oct 1773 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex; died before 1861
  ivRichard who was born 1776 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 25th Feb 1776 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex; died Mar 1776 Waldron, Sussex; buried 7th Mar 1776 All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex
   
Generation No. 2
  2. Hannah Mannington [Adams] was the daughter of John Adams and Elizabeth Adams [Williamshurst]. She was born c Oct 1767 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 1st Oct 1767 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex; died 17th Jun 1836 at Heathfield, Sussex
  She married William Mannington on 28th Mar 1791 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex. He was born c 1765
   
  3. Elizabeth Berry [Adams] was the daughter of John Adams and Elizabeth Adams [Williamshurst]. She was born 1769 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 8th Dec 1769 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex; died Jul 1846 at Lewes, Sussex; buried 7th Jul 1846 at Ringmer, Sussex
  She married Thomas Berry on 15th Aug 1791 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex. He was born c 1765
   
  4. John Adams, farmer was the son of John Adams and Elizabeth Adams [Williamshurst]. He was born 1773 at Waldron, Sussex; christened 15th Oct 1773 at All Saints' Church, Waldron, Sussex; died before 1861
  He married (1) Elizabeth Newnham on 4th Nov 1804 at St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex. She was born c 1780. They had the following children:
  iElizabeth who was born 1805 at Framfield, Sussex; christened 10th Jun 1805 St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex
  iiSarah who was born 1807 at Framfield, Sussex; christened 20th Sep 1807 St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex
5 iiiHarriett who was born 1809 at Framfield, Sussex; christened 28th Dec 1809 St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex
  ivJane who was born 1811 at Framfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Aug 1811 St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex
  vAnne who was born 1814 at Framfield, Sussex; christened 23rd Feb 1814 St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex
  viWilliam who was born 1815 at Framfield, Sussex; christened 14th May 1815 St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex
  viiHannah who was born 1816 at Framfield, Sussex; christened 21st Nov 1816 St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex
  He married (2) Ann Elphick on 8th Apr 1817 at St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Winchester and Elizabeth Winchester [Wicks]. She was born 1774 at Herstmonceux, Sussex; christened 28th Aug 1774 at All Saints Church, Herstmonceux, Sussex. They had the following children:
6 iJohn Ebenezer who was born 1818 at Framfield, Sussex
  iiAnn who was born 1819 at Maresfield, Sussex; christened 31st Oct 1819 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
7 iiiIsaac who was born 1819 at Framfield, Sussex; died 30th Dec 1892 Eastbourne, Sussex
8 ivJabez who was born 1822 at Framfield, Sussex
  vCaleb who was born 1825
   
Generation No. 3
  5. Harriett Packham [Adams] was the daughter of John Adams, farmer and Elizabeth Adams [Newnham]. She was born 1809 at Framfield, Sussex; christened 28th Dec 1809 at St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex
  She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
  iMary Anne who was born 1827 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 12th Aug 1827 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, daughter of Harriet (spinster) Peckham
  She married John Packham on 14th Sep 1829 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. He was the son of Edward Packham, wheelwright and Mary Packham [Waters]. He was born 1803 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 4th May 1803 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, son of Edward Peckham and Mary Peckham. They had the following children:
  iJohn who was born 1829 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 18th Oct 1829 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, son of John Peckham (wheelwright) and Harriet Peckham
  iiThomas who was born 1830 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 26th Dec 1830 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, son of John Peckham (wheelwright) and Harriet Peckham
  iiiHarriett who was born 1832 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 29th Apr 1832 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, daughter of John Peckham (wheelwright) and Harriet Peckham
  ivGeorge who was born 1834 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 13th Jul 1834 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, son of John Peckham (labourer) and Harriet Peckham
  vElizabeth who was born 1836 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 17th Jan 1836 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, daughter of John Peckham (labourer) and Harriet Peckham
  viAlicia who was born 1837 at Frant, Sussex; christened 2nd Apr 1837 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, daughter of John Peckham (wheeler) and Harriet Peckham
  viiJane who was born 1838 at Frant, Sussex; christened 3rd Jun 1838 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, daughter of John Peckham (wheelwright) and Harriet Peckham
  viiiJames who was born 27th Jan 1840 at Frant, Sussex; christened 29th Mar 1840 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, son of John Peckham (wheelwright) and Harriet Peckham
  ixHester who was born 1841 at Frant, Sussex; christened 1st Aug 1841 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, daughter of John Peckham (wheelwright) and Harriet Peckham
  xPhilip who was born 1843 at Frant, Sussex; christened 2nd Apr 1843 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, son of John Peckham (wheelwright) and Harriet Peckham
  xiWilliam Edward who was born 1845 at Frant, Sussex; christened 9th Nov 1845 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, son of John Peckham (wheelwright) and Harriet Peckham
  xiiEllen Kezia who was born 1847 at Frant, Sussex; christened 4th Jul 1847 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex, daughter of John Peckham (wheelwright) and Harriet Peckham
   
  6. John Ebenezer Adams, veterinary surgeon was the son of John Adams, farmer and Ann Adams [Elphick]. He was born 1818 at Framfield, Sussex
  He married Harriett Covell on 14th Jun 1839 at St. Mary's Church, Speldhurst, Kent, registered at Tonbridge District, Kent, ref: 1839 Q2 Vol 5 Page 532. She was born 1817 at Heathfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
9 iJohn who was born 13th Jul 1839 at Heathfield, Sussex
10 iiWilliam who was born 1841 at East Hoathly, Sussex
  iiiHenry who was born 1845 at Framfield, Sussex
  ivGeorge who was born 1st Oct 1846 at Framfield, Sussex; died 4th Jul 1942 California, USA
  vElizabeth who was born 1849 at Framfield, Sussex
  viAnn who was born 1851 at Framfield, Sussex
  viiMary who was born 1853 at Framfield, Sussex
11 viiiEbenezer who was born 10th Aug 1856 at Framfield, Sussex; died 19th Mar 1920
12 ixFrederick who was born 1859
  xClara Harriet who was born 1861
   
  7. Isaac Adams, poulterer was the son of John Adams, farmer and Ann Adams [Elphick]. He was born 1819 at Framfield, Sussex; died 30th Dec 1892 at Eastbourne, Sussex
  He married Ruth Ann Hassell on 28th Jan 1844 at St. Paul, Deptford, Kent. She was born 1816 at Horsebridge, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iNancy who was born c 1845
13 iiCalvin John Dean who was born 1845 at Worthing, Sussex
14 iiiCalab Luther who was born 1848 at Worthing, Sussex
15 ivIsaac who was born 1855 at Brighton, Sussex
16 vMary Polly who was born 1857 at Eastbourne, Sussex
   
  8. Jabez Adams, veterinary surgeon and innkeeper was the son of John Adams, farmer and Ann Adams [Elphick]. He was born 1822 at Framfield, Sussex
  He married Sarah Bayly on Jan to Mar 1855, registered at Tisbury District, Wiltshire, ref: 1855 Q1 Vol 5a Page 299. She was born 1832 at Wiltshire. They had the following children:
  iEdwin who was born 1856 at Wiltshire
   
Generation No. 4
  9. John Adams was the son of John Ebenezer Adams, veterinary surgeon and Harriett Adams [Covell]. He was born 13th Jul 1839 at Heathfield, Sussex
  He married Jessie Doust on 9th Feb 1860, registered at Portsea Island, Hampshire, ref: 1860 Q1 Vol 2b Page 538. She was born c 1840. They had the following children:
  iClara Emma who was born 1st Sep 1863
   
  10. William Adams, veterinary surgeon and licensed victualler was the son of John Ebenezer Adams, veterinary surgeon and Harriett Adams [Covell]. He was born 1841 at East Hoathly, Sussex
  He married Mary Russell on 8th Jan 1878 at St. Peter, Sussex. She was the daughter of Henry Axell and Mrs Axell. She was born 1836 at Framfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
17 iWilliam who was born 9th May 1878 at Framfield, Sussex
  iiFrederick who was born 2nd Jun 1880 at Framfield, Sussex
   
  11. Ebenezer Adams, blacksmith was the son of John Ebenezer Adams, veterinary surgeon and Harriett Adams [Covell]. He was born 10th Aug 1856 at Framfield, Sussex; died 19th Mar 1920
  He married Mary Ann Evans on 8th Jul 1882 at St. Thomas à Becket's Church, Framfield, Sussex. She was the daughter of David Evans, farm labourer and Ann Evans [Packham]. She was born 10th Jan 1857. They had the following children:
  iKate who was born 1883; christened 3rd Jul 1887 Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex, aged 4 years
18 iiJohn Ebenezer who was born 27th Aug 1884 at Partridge Green, Sussex; christened 3rd Jul 1887 Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex, aged 2 years; died 26th Feb 1940 Uckfield, Sussex
19 iiiWilliam Henry who was born 10th May 1886 at Uckfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Jul 1887 Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex; died 20th Oct 1918 Uckfield, Sussex
20 ivHerbert (Bert) who was born 27th Jul 1888 at Uckfield, Sussex; christened 11th Jul 1892 Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex
21 vClara who was born 19th Jan 1891 at Uckfield, Sussex; christened 11th Jul 1892 Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex; died 1966
22 viElizabeth who was born 1893 at Uckfield, Sussex; christened 6th Aug 1893 Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex; died 1960 Dublin, Ireland
23 viiGertrude Mary who was born July to Sep 1896 at Uckfield, Sussex; christened 27th Dec 1896 Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex; died 1939
24 viiiLillian who was born c 1898
   
  12. Frederick Adams was the son of John Ebenezer Adams, veterinary surgeon and Harriett Adams [Covell]. He was born 1859
  He married Ettie Mary Bean on 16th Jun 1913. She was born c 1870. They had the following children:
25 iPearl Hazel who was born 16th Apr 1914
   
  13. Calvin John Dean Adams, fishmonger and poulterer was the son of Isaac Adams, poulterer and Ruth Ann Adams [Hassell]. He was born 1845 at Worthing, Sussex
  He married Elizabeth Peerless on Apr to June 1870. She was born 1844 at Wivelsfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iMarian L. who was born 1871 at Eastbourne, Sussex
  iiLizzie M. who was born 1873 at Eastbourne, Sussex
  iiiKate R. who was born 1875 at Eastbourne, Sussex
  ivEdith E. who was born 1877 at Eastbourne, Sussex
  vGertrude M. who was born 1880 at Eastbourne, Sussex
   
  14. Calab Luther Adams was the son of Isaac Adams, poulterer and Ruth Ann Adams [Hassell]. He was born 1848 at Worthing, Sussex
  He married Edith Skinner on Oct to Dec 1895, registered at Petworth District, Sussex, ref: 1895 Q4 Vol 2b Page 664. She was born c 1850
   
  15. Isaac Adams was the son of Isaac Adams, poulterer and Ruth Ann Adams [Hassell]. He was born 1855 at Brighton, Sussex
  He married Emma ..... on c 1880. She was born c 1855
   
  16. Mary Polly Gorringe [Adams] was the daughter of Isaac Adams, poulterer and Ruth Ann Adams [Hassell]. She was born 1857 at Eastbourne, Sussex
  She married Frank Gorringe on c 1885. He was born c 1855
   
Generation No. 5
  17. William Adams was the son of William Adams, veterinary surgeon and licensed victualler and Mary Adams [Russell]. He was born 9th May 1878 at Framfield, Sussex
  He married Florence Peters on 22nd Sep 1901. She was born c 1880
   
  18. John Ebenezer Adams was the son of Ebenezer Adams, blacksmith and Mary Ann Adams [Evans]. He was born 27th Aug 1884 at Partridge Green, Sussex; christened 3rd Jul 1887 at Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex, aged 2 years; died 26th Feb 1940 at Uckfield, Sussex
  He married Agnes Emma Huggett on 17th Nov 1909. She was born 26th Jan 1881 at Brighton, Sussex; died 30th Sep 1954. They had the following children:
26 iDorothy Emmie who was born 23rd Aug 1910 at Uckfield, Sussex; died 24th Jan 1981 Henfield, Sussex
27 iiHilda Mary who was born 1912 at Uckfield, Sussex; died 7th Dec 1941 Uckfield, Sussex
28 iiiJoan Mary who was born 1914 at Uckfield, Sussex; christened 15th Nov 1914 Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex; died 1982 Cornwall
29 ivJohn Ebenezer who was born 12th Oct 1920 at Uckfield, Sussex; died 1983
   
  19. William Henry Adams was the son of Ebenezer Adams, blacksmith and Mary Ann Adams [Evans]. He was born 10th May 1886 at Uckfield, Sussex; christened 3rd Jul 1887 at Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex; died 20th Oct 1918 at Uckfield, Sussex
  He married Alice ..... on c 1910. She was born c 1890. They had the following children:
  iDelicia Joyce who was born 1st Dec 1918
   
  20. Herbert (Bert) Adams was the son of Ebenezer Adams, blacksmith and Mary Ann Adams [Evans]. He was born 27th Jul 1888 at Uckfield, Sussex; christened 11th Jul 1892 at Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex
  He married Matilda Latimer on 30th Nov 1922. She was born c 1890
   
  21. Clara Calvert [Adams] was the daughter of Ebenezer Adams, blacksmith and Mary Ann Adams [Evans]. She was born 19th Jan 1891 at Uckfield, Sussex; christened 11th Jul 1892 at Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex; died 1966
  She married John Thomas Calvert on c 1910. He was born 24th May 1862 at Yorkshire; died 5th May 1924. They had the following children:
30 iElizabeth who was born 1914
31 iiGladys who was born 1917
32 iiiDouglas who was born 1919
33 ivClarice Mary who was born 1921
  vAudrey who was born 1922
   
  22. Elizabeth Gilmour [Adams] was the daughter of Ebenezer Adams, blacksmith and Mary Ann Adams [Evans]. She was born 1893 at Uckfield, Sussex; christened 6th Aug 1893 at Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex; died 1960 at Dublin, Ireland
  She married Patrick Gilmour on c 1915. He was born c 1890; died 1975
   
  23. Gertrude Mary Diplock [Adams] was the daughter of Ebenezer Adams, blacksmith and Mary Ann Adams [Evans]. She was born July to Sep 1896 at Uckfield, Sussex; christened 27th Dec 1896 at Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex; died 1939
  She married Henry Diplock on 1927. He was born c 1895; died 29th Apr 1982. They had the following children:
34 iJeanette Mary who was born 12th Jul 1929
   
  24. Lillian Gilmore [Adams] was the daughter of Ebenezer Adams, blacksmith and Mary Ann Adams [Evans]. She was born c 1898
  She married Paddy Gilmore on c 1920. He was born c 1895
   
  25. Pearl Hazel Moore [Adams] was the daughter of Frederick Adams and Ettie Mary Adams [Bean]. She was born 16th Apr 1914
  She married Cyril Hubert Moore on c 1935. He was born c 1910
   
Generation No. 6
  26. Dorothy Emmie Johnson [Adams] was the daughter of John Ebenezer Adams and Agnes Emma Adams [Huggett]. She was born 23rd Aug 1910 at Uckfield, Sussex; died 24th Jan 1981 at Henfield, Sussex
  She married Cecil John Johnson on 9th Jul 1930 at Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex. He was born 10th Jun 1903 at Essex; died 19th Dec 1966 at Henfield, Sussex
   
  27. Hilda Mary Marchant [Adams] was the daughter of John Ebenezer Adams and Agnes Emma Adams [Huggett]. She was born 1912 at Uckfield, Sussex; died 7th Dec 1941 at Uckfield, Sussex
  She married Neville Marchant on 9th Feb 1930 at Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex. He was born c 1910
   
  28. Joan Mary Newman [Adams] was the daughter of John Ebenezer Adams and Agnes Emma Adams [Huggett]. She was born 1914 at Uckfield, Sussex; christened 15th Nov 1914 at Holy Cross Church, Uckfield, Sussex; died 1982 at Cornwall
  She married Stanley Newman on c 1935. He was born c 1910
   
  29. John Ebenezer Adams was the son of John Ebenezer Adams and Agnes Emma Adams [Huggett]. He was born 12th Oct 1920 at Uckfield, Sussex; died 1983
  He married (1) Alma Grace Lucas on 17th Sep 1944. She was born c 1920
  He married (2) Barbara Lillian Fuidge on 25th Aug 1951 at Lewes, Sussex. She was born 1931
   
  30. Elizabeth Honour [Calvert] was the daughter of John Thomas Calvert and Clara Calvert [Adams]. She was born 1914
  She married William Honour on c 1935. He was born c 1910
   
  31. Gladys Galloway [Calvert] was the daughter of John Thomas Calvert and Clara Calvert [Adams]. She was born 1917
  She married William Galloway on c 1935. He was born c 1915
   
  32. Douglas Calvert was the son of John Thomas Calvert and Clara Calvert [Adams]. He was born 1919
  He married Ann ..... on c 1940. She was born c 1920
   
  33. Clarice Mary Smith [Calvert] was the daughter of John Thomas Calvert and Clara Calvert [Adams]. She was born 1921
  She married Cyril Thomas Smith on c 1940. He was born c 1920
   
  34. Jeanette Mary Finch [Diplock] was the daughter of Henry Diplock and Gertrude Diplock [Adams]. She was born 12th Jul 1929
  She married Arthur Finch on c 1950. He was born c 1925; died 24th May 1952 at London
   

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