and Jane HASTINGS (c1779-1826)
and Henrietta KEMP (c1788-?)
Jane Hastings married on 18
October 1803 in Capel, Surrey. (The Surrey marriage index records her
surname as Hopkins.)
David then married Henrietta
Kemp by banns on 2 September 1827 in Lindfield, Sussex. He was
said to be a bachelor and she a spinster, and they were both of Lindfield.
The witnesses to the marriage were M. Marchant and
Sarah Marchant. (David's sister Amelia had married
William Marchant in 1798.)
was baptised on 28 August 1774 in Horsted Keynes, Sussex. He
was the son of
Charles Setford (c1745-1808) and Hannah. He died
aged 75 years in Buxted, Sussex and was buried on 27 April 1851 in
was born about 1779 and was buried on 4 June 1826 in Maresfield,
Henrietta Kemp was born about 1788 in Heathfield, Sussex (as per the
1851 census transcript). A Hariot Kemp was born on 26 August
1790 and baptised on 22 October 1790 at the Independent Chapel in
In 1841 David and Harriet were living at Batts Hill in Maresfield and he was
a farm labourer. By 1851 the couple were living in Five Ash Down in
Buxted, Sussex and he was still a farm labourer. When the 1861 census
was recorded, 77 year old widow Henrietta Setford was living alone,
near School Hill in Heathfield. Living next door to her at that time
John Gorringe and his wife and niece.
David Setford and Jane
Hastings may have had the following children:
Charles Setford was baptised on 20 May 1804 in Capel, Surrey.
He married Harriet Heasman
in 1826. (They have their own page.)
Milly Setford, a twin, was baptised on 14 August 1809 in Rusper, Sussex.
Her mother's name was then recorded as Jenny. She died in
1847 in the Eltham registration district.
Mary Setford, a twin, was baptised on 14 August 1809 in Rusper. Her
mother's name was then recorded as Jenny. Mary may have been
buried on 12 November 1836 in Waldron, Sussex. The burial register
noted that she was 27 years old, from Maresfield and died in the Waldron
Mary may have had the following sons:
Henry Setford was baptised on 20 July 1834 in Maresfield.
Charles Setford was baptised on 7 September 1836 in
Waldron. The baptism register noted that his mother was a spinster
Jane Setford may have been a daughter of Charles and Hannah.
She may have married George Gates on 10 October 1837 in Brighton,
Sussex - at some point I will check this marriage at the East Sussex Record Office.
Henry Setford was
baptised on 20 September 1812 in Rusper. He married
Emma Shorter in 1846.
(They have their own page.)
John Setford was born in 1815 at Edenbridge,
Kent. He married Mary. (They have their own page.)
David Setford was born in November 1816 at Maresfield. In the
1861 census for Lewisham he was unmarried and living with his brother
Henry and his family.
Samuel Setford was baptised on 11 April 1819 in Maresfield.
He married twice. Firstly to
Ann Ball in 1843 and then Annesley. (They have their