John Weeks was baptised on 12 February 1837 in Mayfield. He was
14 years old when the 1851 census was recorded.
John married twice.
Firstly to Mercy Humphrey on 2 April 1864 in Mayfield. She died
aged 24 years and her death was registered in the second quarter of 1866 in
the Uckfield registration district. They had 1 known son:
Henry Weeks was born about 1866 in Mayfield. In 1881 he was
15 years old and living with his father and step-mother.
John next married Ann sometime before the recording of the
1881 census. She was born about 1824 in Crowhurst, Sussex.
When the 1881 census was recorded, 44 year old John was a labourer living
in Park Road, Hollington, Sussex, along with 57 year old wife Ann, son
Henry, unmarried son-in-law Henry Smith aged 39 and married
daughter-in-law Margaret Sellars aged 37.
Mary Weeks was born about 1839 and baptised
along with her sister Sarah on 20 December 1840 in Mayfield. She was
12 years old in 1851.
Mary married George William Weston in
July 1857 in Mayfield.
When the 1881 census was recorded the couple
were living in Colkins Mill Street in Mayfield and George was then a
general labourer. Also living with them in 1881 were 2 unmarried
adult children, 2 year old granddaughter Mary Ann Weston and 16
year old boarder James Duplock.
George and Mary Ann had the
following known children:
Mary Ann Weston was born about 1858 in Mayfield. In 1881 she
was a 23 year old out of work general servant living at home.
Charley Weston was born about 1859 in Mayfield. He was a 22
year old general labourer in 1881.
Sarah Weeks was baptised on 20 December 1840 in
Mayfield. She was 10 years old in 1851. She died aged 27 years
and was buried on 17 March 1867 in Mayfield.
Duplock on 30 March 1861 in Mayfield. (They were the 3x Great
Grandparents of Terry Duplock.) David was then 21 years old
and Sarah was 20. Their fathers were named as Richard Duplock
and Reuben Weeks.
David was baptised on 8
September 1839 in Mayfield and was the son of
Elizabeth Young (1808-1878).
David and Sarah
had 5 known children:
Richard Duplock was born on 21 July 1861 and baptised on 1
September 1861 in Mayfield. He married Ada Law in 1884.
She was born 1866 in Northampton.
Ellen Duplock was baptised on 7 June 1863 in Mayfield. When
the 1871 census was recorded she was staying with her grandparents,
Reuben and Ann, in Mayfield Village.
James Duplock was baptised on 5 February 1865 in Mayfield.
In 1881 he may have been a boarder and general servant in the home of
George Weston in Colkins Mill Street, Mayfield.
Arthur Duplock was born about 1866 in Mayfield.
Elizabeth Duplock was baptised on 11 December 1867 in Mayfield
and buried there on 22 December 1867 aged 1 week.
Charlotte Weeks was born about 1843 and
baptised along with her brother Harry on 1 February 1846 in Mayfield.
The 1851 census records her age then as 8 years old.
William Weeks was born about 1844 and
baptised on 3 May 1846 in Mayfield. He was 7 years old in 1851.
Harry Weeks was baptised on 1 February 1846 in
Mayfield. In 1851 he was 5 years old. He married Jane
Richardson on 23 April 1870 in Mayfield. She was then a widow
and was born about 1841 in Mayfield. They had 6 known children:
Reuben Weeks was born in the fourth quarter of 1871 and died in
first quarter of 1872 in Mayfield.
Harry Weeks was born about 1873 in Mayfield. He was an 8
year old scholar when the 1881 census was recorded.
Eliza Weeks was born about 1875 in Mayfield. She was a 6
year old scholar in 1881.
Jane Weeks was born about 1877 in Mayfield. She was 4 years
old in 1881.
Fanny Weeks was born about 1879 in Mayfield. She was 2
years old in 1881.
Kate Weeks was born in about 1880 in Mayfield.
Jane had 2 sons from her first marriage: George Taylor
Richardson born about 1866 and Thomas Matthew Richardson born
about 1868. When the 1871 census was recorded the family were
living in the High Street in Mayfield. By 1881 they had moved to
Back Lane in Mayfield and Harry was a general labourer. They were
living in South Street, Mayfield when the 1891 and 1901 census were
James Weeks was baptised on 7 January 1849 in
Mayfield. He was 2 years old in 1851. In 1881 he was an
unmarried 30 year old living with his parents.
Eliza Weeks was baptised on 2 February 1851 in
Mayfield. She was 3 months old when the 1851 census was recorded.
Elizabeth Ann Weeks was baptised on 6
November 1853 in Mayfield.
Owen Weeks was born in 1856.