was baptised on 1 May 1753 in
Wadhurst and buried there on 8 January 1772.
Elizabeth Stickland, my 5x
Great Grandmother, was baptised on 28 February 1755 in Wadhurst. She
in 1780. (They have their own
was born about 1758. He was
mentioned in his Grandfather Joseph Pettitt's will of 1772 and that
of his father in 1790.
John married his cousin
by banns on 21 February 1781 in Wadhurst.
John was a bachelor of Ticehurst and signed his name as
Margaret was a spinster of Wadhurst and signed her name. The witnesses to
the marriage were
who all signed their names.
Margaret was baptised on 10 January 1764
in Wadhurst and was buried there on 17 April 1799. She was the
John and Margaret had 5 known children:
was baptised on 2 Febraury 1782 in Wadhurst and buried there on 27
was baptised on 11 August 1784 in
Wadhurst. The baptism register records that here father was then a
was baptised on 14 April 1789 in
was baptised on 10 June 1792 in
Wadhurst and buried there on 3 November 1804. The baptism register
records that his father was then a farmer.
was born on 13 December 1794 and
baptised on 2 February 1795 in Wadhurst. The baptism register then
recorded that her father was a shopkeeper. She may have married
James Stedman by banns on 16 May 1814 at St. John sub Castro in
Lewes, Sussex. At the time they were both of the parish of St.
John sub Castro.
was baptised on 13 April 1760 in
Wadhurst. She was left a legacy of £50 by the terms of her father's
Before her marriage Margaret had an illegitimate son:
was baptised on 9 November 1784 in Ticehurst.
by licence on 11 August 1786 in
Ticehurst. They were both of Ticehurst and both signed their names. The
Nicholas Barham (signed),
John was baptised on 28 June 1762 in Ticehurst.
Margaret had 6 known children:
was baptised on 21 October 1787 in
was baptised on 11 January 1789 in
was baptised on 9 March 1792 in Dallington.
was baptised on 2 April 1794 in
was baptised on 20 May 1796 in
Mary Ann Squires
was baptised on 6 June 1799 in
was baptised on 5 May 1763 in
Wadhurst. In 1803 he was a lame servant of Wadhurst. He died aged 50
years and was buried on 13 July 1813 in Wadhurst. He was mentioned
in his father's will.
by banns on 7 July 1790 in Ticehurst.
They were both of Ticehurst and both made their X marks. The witnesses
were John Crouch
who both signed their names. The
banns were published on 20 and 27 June and 4 July 1790 in Ticehurst.
and Martha had 11 known children:
was baptised on 7 April 1792 in
Mary married Thomas Davis before or about 1810.
Thomas and Mary
had 11 known children:
Philadelphia Davies was baptised on 18 Janaury 1811 in Wadhurst.
John Davies was baptised on 15 December 1813 in Wadhurst.
Mary Davies was baptised on 10 September 1815 in Wadhurst.
Thomas Davies was baptised on 26 June 1817 in Wadhurst.
Elizabeth Davies was baptised on 5 Septemmber 1819 in Wadhurst
and died as an infant.
David Davies was baptised on 17 July 1821 in Wadhurst.
Elizabeth Davies was baptised on 17 July 1821 in Wadhurst.
James Davies was baptised on 29 January 1823 in Wadhurst.
Dorothy Ann Davies was baptised on 13 September 1824 in Wadhurst.
Daniel Davies was baptised on 22 May 1826 in Wadhurst.
Sampson Davies was baptised on 26 June 1829 in Wadhurst.
was baptised on 24 February 1794 in
Ticehurst. She died before 1830.
Philadelphia married James Richardson on 15 October 1814 in
James was born about 1794 in Wadhurst and was the son of James
Richardson. He was an agricultural labourer. As a
widower he married Sophia Clark on 7 May 1830.
James and Philadelphia had 1 known daughter:
Philadelphia Richardson was born in 1817 in Wadhurst. She
died in 1890.
Philadelphia married Thomas Baker on 10 April 1827 in Brighton,
was baptised on 17 July 1795 in Dallington.
was baptised on 16 July 1797 in
was baptised on 31 July 1803 in
Wadhurst and buried there on 9 September 1827. She may have had an
William Strickland died aged 2 days and was buried on 23 March
1816 in Wadhurst.
was born about 1800 and baptised on 31
July 1803 in Wadhurst. His baptism was recorded on the same day as
his sister Martha, and followed her entry in the register. He died
aged 20 years and was buried in Wadhurst on 25 May 1820.
was baptised on 15 March 1805 in
was baptised on 26 July 1807 in
was baptised on 19 April 1812 in Wadhurst.
born about 1811 and baptised on 19 April 1812 in Wadhurst.
Her baptism was record after that of her sister Anne in the registers.
She died aged 6 years and was buried on 22 September 1817 in Wadhurst.
was born about 1765. She was
mentioned in her father's will.
by banns on 16 August 1787 in Ticehurst.
Mary was described as a spinster of Ticehurst and she made her X mark.
Daniel was also of Ticehurst and signed his name as
The witnesses were
who both signed their names. The
banns were published on 17 and 24 June and 1 July 1787 in Ticehurst.
Daniel was baptised on 17 February 1765 in Ticehurst and he was the son of
He was a farmer.
Daniel and Mary had 5 known children:
was baptised on 15 November 1789 in
was baptised on 1 May 1792 in
was born on 26 October 1794 in
Ticehurst and baptised at the Heathfield Independent Chapel on 13
was baptised on 30 November 1803 in
was baptised on 22 May 1809 in
was baptised on 24 July 1768 in
Wadhurst and buried there on 30 December 1771. However, his baptism entry
records his name as Jno.
was baptised on 29 April 1772 in
in 1792. (They have their own
Philly Strickland was baptised on
23 October 1778 in Wadhurst. She was mentioned in her father's
Philly married Thomas Wallis by
banns on 29 November 1799 in Wadhurst. He was a bachelor and she a
spinster. They were both of Wadhurst and both signed their names
(she as Philly Stickland). The witnesses were Thomas
who both signed their names. The banns were published on 3, 10 and
17 November 1799 in Wadhurst.
Thomas may have been baptised on 4 October 1778 in Wadhurst and have been
the son of Thomas Wallis (1750-1836) and Mary Brooker
I have checked the East Sussex Baptism Index and could not find any
children born to Thomas and Philly.