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William Tester, son of John Tester and Mary Tester
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
1807
Born
In the Parish of Forest Row, Sussex
1851 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
 
18th Oct 1807
Christened
At St Swithin Parish Church in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
IGI - Family Search
Batch C07056-1
 
1827
Birth of a son
Henry in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
1851 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
 
28th Oct 1827
Married
Lucy Kilner at St Swithin Parish Church in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
East Grinstead Marriage Registers
 
1829
Birth of a daughter
Mary in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
IGI - Family Search
Batch C07056-1
 
1831
Birth of a daughter
Ann in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
IGI - Family Search
Batch C07056-1
 
1833
Birth of a daughter
Philippa in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
IGI - Family Search
Batch C07056-1
 
1835
Birth of a son
James in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
IGI - Family Search
Batch C07056-1
 
1837
Birth of a daughter
Elizabeth in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
IGI - Family Search
Batch C07056-1
 
July to Sep 1840
Birth of a daughter
Charlotte; registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex; ref: 1840 Q3 Vol 7 Page 289; registered as Charlotte Tester
1841 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex

Jeff Hazeltine's records
 
6th Jun 1841
Census
At ThommasíS Bank in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex; William Tester, M, [Son], age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourer
1841 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
 
1843
Birth of a daughter
Hannah in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
1851 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
 
23rd Jan 1844
Married
Rhoda Mitchell at St Swithin Parish Church in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
Alan Beattie's records
 
1845
Birth of a daughter
Margaret in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
1851 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
 
Jan to Mar 1847
Birth of a son
William in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex; registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex; ref: 1847 Q1 Vol 7 Page 376
Jeff Hazeltine's records
 
1848
Birth of a daughter
Tirzah in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
Alan Beattie's records
 
1850
Birth of a daughter
Harriot in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
Alan Beattie's records
 
30th Mar 1851
Census
At Ashdown Forest in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex; Head; occupation SAWYER
1851 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
 
1855
Birth of a son
Trayton in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
Kathleen Hilborn's records
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Ashdown Forest in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex; William Tester, M, Head, married, age 75, born Forest Row; occupation Sawyer
1881 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
 
26th Oct 1884
Died
In the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
Alan Beattie's records

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Teaster, Testa, Tester, Testor individual records
The ancestral pedigree of William Tester
  
 John Testerm: c 1795Mary 
 b: c 1765  b: 1765 Sussex
  
  
 William 
 b: 1807 Forest Row, Sussex
ch: 18th Oct 1807 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
d: 26th Oct 1884 East Grinstead, Sussex
 
    
Parental record
   
   
   
1st marriage William Testerm: 28th Oct 1827 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, SussexLucy Kilner 
 b: 1807 Forest Row, Sussex
ch: 18th Oct 1807 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
d: 26th Oct 1884 East Grinstead, Sussex
  b: c 1807
d: 27th Jul 1839
  
       
 Henry Ann Mary Philippa James Elizabeth 
 b: 1827 East Grinstead, Sussex b: 1831 East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 20th Mar 1831 St Swithin Parish Church
 b: 1829 East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 8th Feb 1829 St Swithin Parish Church
 b: 1833 East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 14th Apr 1833 St Swithin Parish Church
 b: 1835 East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 1st Feb 1835 St Swithin Parish Church
 b: 1837 East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 1st Feb 1837 St Swithin Parish Church
 
              
Family record
    
 William Testernot marriedRhoda Mitchell 
 b: 1807 Forest Row, Sussex
ch: 18th Oct 1807 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
d: 26th Oct 1884 East Grinstead, Sussex
  b: 1812 Hartfield, Sussex
d: 25th Feb 1884
  
  
 Charlotte 
 b: July to Sep 1840 registered as Charlotte Tester registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex ref: 1840 Q3 Vol 7 Page 289
d: Jan to Mar 1850 registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex ref: 1850 Q1 Vol 7 Page 278
 
    
2nd marriage William Testerm: 23rd Jan 1844 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, SussexRhoda Mitchell 2nd marriage
 b: 1807 Forest Row, Sussex
ch: 18th Oct 1807 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
d: 26th Oct 1884 East Grinstead, Sussex
  b: 1812 Hartfield, Sussex
d: 25th Feb 1884
  
       
 Hannah Margaret William Tirzah Harriot Trayton 
 b: 1843 East Grinstead, Sussex b: 1845 East Grinstead, Sussex b: Jan to Mar 1847 East Grinstead, Sussex registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex ref: 1847 Q1 Vol 7 Page 376
ch: 8th Mar 1869 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex
 b: 1848 East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 5th Jul 1865 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex
d: 3rd Jan 1875 registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex ref: 1875 Q1 Vol 2b Page 91
 b: 1850 East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 5th Jul 1865 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex
 b: 1855 East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 9th Feb 1873 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex
 
               

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