When the 1841 census was recorded the couple and their 6 children were
living in Amberley. They were both said to have been 35 years old
and born in Sussex. William was then a labourer.
In 1851 the family were living at Hughs House in Amberley. William
was a 48 year old agricultural labourer and gave his place of birth as
Amberley. Hannah was 45 and said she was born in Billingshurst.
Five of their children were at home on census night and with them was
unmarried 25 year old lodger, Thomas Sayers who
was an agricultural labourer from Cowfold.
The 1871 census records that the couple and their son William were living
in Amberley. William senior was a 68 year old agricultural
labourer and Hannah was 65. Their married daughter Charlotte and
her family were living in the next household on the census enumerator's
was baptised on 6 February 1825 in
Amberley. She died aged 53 years on 8 August 1878 in Brighton.
Her cause of death was Apoplexy and her death was registered by her
daughter L. Sach.
Jane married twice, firstly to Richard
Richard was baptised on 14 July 1823 in Ardingly, Sussex
and was the son of John Newnham and Hannah. Richard
died aged 55 years on 7 January 1875 in Brighton. His cause of
death was Phthisis and Exhaustion.
When the 1851 census was recorded the couple were living at 41 Pimlico
in Brighton, along with 4 children. Richard was then a 27 year old
day labourer and Jane a 26 year old domestic.
Richard and Jane had 13 known children:
Jane Newnham was born on 8 April 1845 at 95 Woburn Place,
Brighton. She was 6 years old at the time of the 1851 census.
Richard Newnham was born on 10 January 1847 at 37 William Street,
Brighton. He was 4 in 1851.
Mary Ann Newnham was born on 11 November 1849 at 3 Providence
Place, Brighton. She was 2 years old in 1851 and her name was
recorded as Ann Newnham in the census.
John Newnham was on 31 August 1850 in Brighton. When the
1851 census was recorded he was 6 months old. John married Mary
Ann Williams by banns on 3 January 1874 at the parish church of St.
John in Brighton. John was then a coke merchant and made his
mark. Mary Ann was of 30 Carlton Street, Brighton and signed her
name. The witnesses to their marriage were Edmund Tutt and
Charlotte Tutt. Mary Ann was born on 27 November 1850 in
Nelson Street, Brighton and was the daughter of George Henry Tutt
(c1829-1876) and Emily Tutt (1829-1851).
William Newnham was born on 24 July 1852 at 41 Pimlico and died
there on 28 July 1852.
Charlotte Newnham was born on 14 November 1853 at 41 Pimlico.
Charlotte married John Sach by banns on 11 November 1877 at St.
Peters, Brighton. He was then a 25 year old waiter of 9 Dean
Street, Brighton, whilst she was 25 years old and of the same address.
Their fathers were named as Isaac Sach, a deceased coachman and
Richard Newnham. The witnesses to their marriage were Henry Boucher and
Ann Newnham was born about 1854 in Brighton.
Betsy Newnham was born on 21 January 1856 at 41 Pimlico.
She was a twin and was born at 1.30pm
Harriett Newnham was born on 21 January 1856 at 1.45pm. She
died on 10 March 1857 at 41 Pimlico.
James Newnham was born on 23 December 1857 at 32 Pimlico.
He died on 29 November 1859.
Elizabeth Newnham was born on 5 February 1860 at 32 Pimlico and
baptised on 5 January 1863.
Minnie Newnham was born at 7.30am on 4 May 1865. She died
on 13 June 1865.
Amy Newnham was born at 7.45am on 4 May 1865 at 33 Pimlico (or
could have been 32). She died on 14 September 1912 in Newhaven,
Sussex. Amy marrid George Martin Williams on 25 October
1890 in Brighton. He was born on 16 November 1866 in Brighton and
was the son of George Henry Williams (c1829-1876) and Elizabeth Harden (c1832-1896). George died on 25 June 1962.
Jane next married Henry Wilson by
banns on 26
July 1875 at St. Nicholas in Brighton. Henry was then a widower
aged 54 years and an iron moulder of 7 Frederick Street, Brighton.
His father was named as Abel Wilson a blacksmith. Jane Newnham was a
widow of 64 North Road, Brighton. The witnesses to
the marriage were John Newnham and Mary Ann Newnham.
was baptised on 7 August 1828 in Amberley. He died on 20
September 1876 in Amberley. His cause of death was Ingravescent
Apoplexy. At the time of the 1841 census he was 12 years old and
the eldest of his siblings living at home. In 1851 he was an
unmarried 22 year old agricultural labourer and living at home with his
parents. When the 1871 census was recorded he was an unmarried
agricultural labourer living with his parents in Amberley.
was baptised on 25 December 1830 in
Amberley. The 1841 census records that she was 10 years old.
In 1851 she was an unmarried 21 house servant living in the home of 57
year old widow Elizabeth Baschet at 52 Gardener Street
in Brighton, Sussex.
Sarah married William Parsons on 28 May 1853 in
When the 1881 census was recorded the couple together
with 4 children and a lodger were living in Baker Row, Angmering, Sussex
and William was then an agricultural labourer.
William was born about
1821 in Angmering and may have been baptised there on 1 May 1822, the
son of Thomas Parsons and Sarah Hayler.
was baptised on 7 April 1833 in
Amberley. The 1841 census records that Esther Jackson
was 8 years old. In 1851, 18 year old Esther was a house servant
in the home of Richard Caffyn and his wife and
children, at 4 Upper St. James Street, Brighton.
was baptised on 7 April 1833 in
Amberley and probably died as an infant.
was baptised on 25 December 1834 in
Amberley. He was 6 years old in 1841. In 1851 he was a 16
year old agricultural labourer and living at home.
Jesse married Charlotte Davis on 16 August 1863 in
Charlotte was born about 1846 in Storrington or Houghton.
At the time of the 1871 census the
couple were living in Amberley, next door to his sister Charlotte.
Jesse was then a 34 year old agricultural labourer and Charlotte was 26. In 1881 the family were living at
2 Castle Lodge, Amberley and Jesse was then an agricultural labourer.
Jesse and Charlotte had 7 known
John Jackson was born about 1864 in Amberley.
He was a 7 year old scholar in 1871.
Jane Jackson was born about 1866 in Amberley.
She was a 5 year old scholar in 1871.
Charles Jackson was born about 1867 in Amberley.
He was a 4 year old scholar in 1871.
Sarah Jackson was born about 1870 in Amberley.
At the time of the 1871 census she was a year old.
was baptised on 3 September 1837
in Amberley. She was 4 years old in 1841. In 1851 she was
said to be 13 years old.
Charlotte married Thomas Sayers on 18 August 1855 in
Thomas was baptised on 7 January 1826 in Cowfold, and was the son of
John Sayers and Sarah Martin.
When the 1871 census was recorded the couple and 3 children were living
in Amberley. Thomas was a 44 year old plate layers labourer and
Charlotte was 33.
Thomas and Charlotte had the following known children:
John Sayers was baptised on 29 June 1856 in
Amberley. He was a 14 year old agricultural labourer in 1871.
William Sayers was baptised on 3 January 1858 in
Fanny Sayers was baptised on 20 November 1859 in
Amberley. She was an 11 year old scholar in 1871.
George Sayers was born about 1864 in Amberley.
He was a 7 year old scholar in 1871.
was baptised on 22 December 1839 in
Amberley. At the time of the 1841 census she was a year old.
In 1851 she was 11 years old.
Mary married Edward Parsons
on 6 February 1859 in Amberley.
Edward was baptised on 30 June 1836 in Angmering, Sussex, and was the
son of Thomas Parsons and Sarah.
In 1871 the couple and 6 children were living in Angmering. Edward
was then a 33 year old agricultural labourer and Mary was 32.
Edward and Mary had the following children:
Annie Parsons was baptised on 5 June 1859 in
Angmering. She was 11 years old in 1871.
Edward Parsons was baptised on 12 May 1861 in
George Parsons was baptised on 10 April 1863 in
Angmering. He was an 8 year old scholar in 1871.
Thomas Parsons was baptised on 16 April 1865 in
Angmering. He was a 6 year old scholar in 1871.
Alice Parsons was baptised on 29 March 1867 in
Angmering. She was 4 years old in 1871.
Mary Parsons was baptised on 20 December 1868 in
Angmering. She was 2 years old in 1871.
Lucy Parsons was baptised on 6 November 1870 in
Angmering. At the time of the 1871 census she was 6 months
Robert Parsons was baptised on 1 December 1872 in
Henry Frank Parsons was baptised on 20 September
1874 in Angmering.
William Augustus Parsons was baptised on 16 July
1876 in Angmering.
was baptised on 26 December 1841
in Amberley. The 1851 census recorded that Fred Jackson
was 9 years old.