William Ellis

b. 21 December 1817, d. 1836
FatherSamuel Ellis b. c 1781, d. 1843
MotherSarah Farrant b. 9 Dec 1781, d. 1842
     William Ellis was baptized on 21 December 1817 at All Saints, Laughton, Sussex, England, occupation: labourer.1 He was the son of Samuel Ellis and Sarah Farrant.
William Ellis died in 1836 at Laughton, Sussex, England.
William Ellis was buried on 24 January 1836 at All Saints, Laughton, Sussex, England, "18 years old."2

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Elizabeth Ellman

     Elizabeth Ellman married Joseph Akehurst, son of Joseph Akehurst and Frances (?), on 21 May 1792 at West Firle, Sussex, England, widower and widow; both of this parish.1
Elizabeth Ellman and Joseph Akehurst obtained a marriage licence on 21 May 1792 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Joseph is a widower, labourer, of West Firle; Elizabeth is a widow of West Firle. Sponsors: JA; John Mockett.1
Elizabeth was a beneficiary of the will of Robert Wisdom of St Thomas at Cliffe, sieve maker, made 25 Sep 1798, probate 6 Jun 1800:
to Mary Cornwell, niece of late wife, £100; to John Smith Cornwell, son of Robert Cornwell of Mayfield, £20; to each of children of William and Ann Packham of Barcombe, £5; to nephew James Wisdom of Brighton, 1s; to each of children of said James Wisdom, £5; to niece Elizabeth wisdom, £50; to Mary, daughter of John and Mary Butcher, £5; to Joseph Akehurst of Firle and George Grantham of Lewes St Michael, his house and garden in St Thomas at Cliffe, in trust to sell for benefit of Elizabeth Akehurst, wife of Joseph Akehurst
(ESRO: SAS/LEW 2.)
Lease and release to use of Mr Akehurst
Joseph Akehurst of West Firle, yeoman, and wife Elizabeth; George Grantham of Lewes, basket maker (both devisees in trust by will of Robert Wisdom); James Wisdom of Brighton, grocer, only son of James Wisdom, deceased, who was only brother of said Robert Wisdom that left issue (his brothers dying in his lifetime without issue) and as such heir at law of said Robert Wisdom; Samuel Dunstone of Lewes, Postmaster (a trustee of Joseph Akehurst); consideration of £5 paid by Joseph Akehurst to James Wisdom, and 5s each to Jospeh Akehurst, George Grantham and James Wisdom; house with garden in St Thomas at Cliffe, abutting to high Street on W, to Cliffe Hill on E, to house and garden of Thomas Davey on n, and to house and garden of edward Nutley and Caleb Nutley on s, late in tenure of said Robert Wisdom and now of john Butcher and formerly purchased by Robert wisdom of Thomas Cruttenden
(ESRO: SAS/LEW 3.)
Elizabeth Ellman witnessed the will of Joseph Akehurst dated 22 November 1809 at West Firle, Sussex, England.2

Family

Joseph Akehurst b. 3 Apr 1757, d. Dec 1809
Marriage*
Elizabeth Ellman married Joseph Akehurst, son of Joseph Akehurst and Frances (?), on 21 May 1792 at West Firle, Sussex, England, widower and widow; both of this parish.1 
Marriage License
Elizabeth Ellman and Joseph Akehurst obtained a marriage licence on 21 May 1792 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Joseph is a widower, labourer, of West Firle; Elizabeth is a widow of West Firle. Sponsors: JA; John Mockett.1 

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S656] Will of Joseph Akehurst of West Firle, Sussex, England, made 22 Nov 1809, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 3 Feb 1810. (ESRO: PBT 1/1/70/692).

Ann Elphick

     Ann Elphick married William Taylor, son of Abraham Taylor and Mary Stephens, on 13 September 1768 at Glynde, Sussex, England.1

Family

William Taylor b. 12 Nov 1732
Marriage*
Ann Elphick married William Taylor, son of Abraham Taylor and Mary Stephens, on 13 September 1768 at Glynde, Sussex, England.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Charles Edgar Elphick

b. circa 1873, d. 1955
     Charles Edgar Elphick was born circa 1873 at Brighton, Sussex, England.1
Charles Edgar Elphick died in 1955 at Brighton, Sussex, England.

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S73] 1911 Census for England.

Edward Elphick

FatherJohn Elphick
     Edward Elphick was the son of John Elphick.
Edward Elphick was a hosier in 1853.1
Edward Elphick married Ann Akehurst, daughter of William Akehurst and Hannah Beany, on 19 December 1853 at St Mary Newington, Newington, Surrey, England.1
Edward Elphick witnessed the will of William Akehurst dated 29 March 1881 at Hastings, Sussex, England.2

Family

Ann Akehurst b. 6 Jul 1827
Marriage*
Edward Elphick married Ann Akehurst, daughter of William Akehurst and Hannah Beany, on 19 December 1853 at St Mary Newington, Newington, Surrey, England.1 

Citations

  1. [S244] Website "Ancestry" (http://www.ancestry.co.uk/) "London Metropolitan Archives; London, England; Reference Number: p92/mry/222."
  2. [S775] Will of William Akehurst of Hastings, Sussex, England, made 29 Mar 1881, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 22 Mar 1883. (unknown document ref).

Emily Elphick

d. 1957
     Emily Elphick married Leslie Cyril Tester, son of John Tester and Mary Packham, on 3 October 1928 at England.
Emily Elphick died in 1957 at England. She died of a stroke.

Family

Leslie Cyril Tester b. 14 Mar 1907, d. 31 Dec 2008
Marriage*
Emily Elphick married Leslie Cyril Tester, son of John Tester and Mary Packham, on 3 October 1928 at England

Emily Elphick

b. circa 1811, d. 1862
     Emily Elphick was born circa 1811 at Wartling, Sussex, England.1
Emily Elphick married Henry Akehurst, son of Henry Akehurst and Frances Page, on 29 October 1832 at St Anne's, Lewes, Sussex, England.
On 7 June 1841 Emily Elphick and Henry Akehurst lived at Cinderford, Herstmonceux, Sussex, England.2
Living next door to Henry and Emily for the 1841 census were Stephen Akehurst (age 55 years) and wife Hannah (55 years). With them was their daughter Phillis (30 years, not born in Sussex).2
On 30 March 1851 Emily Elphick and Henry Akehurst lived at Cinderford, Herstmonceux, Sussex, England.1
Living next door to Henry and Emily for the 1851 census were Stephen Akehurst (age 69 years, born Herstmonceux) and wife Hannah (born Chiddingly). With them was their daughter Phillis and husband Samuel Hayward and their two children, John and Thomas.
On 7 April 1861 Emily Elphick and Henry Akehurst lived at Clinches Farm, Herstmonceux, Sussex, England.3
Emily Elphick died in 1862 at Hellingly, Sussex, England.
Emily Elphick was buried on 26 March 1862 at St Peter & St Paul, Hellingly, Sussex, England, "age 51 years."4

Family

Henry Akehurst b. 3 Nov 1811, d. 4 Jul 1879
Marriage*
Emily Elphick married Henry Akehurst, son of Henry Akehurst and Frances Page, on 29 October 1832 at St Anne's, Lewes, Sussex, England
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] 1851 Census for England "Class: HO107; Piece: 1638; Folio: 122; Page: 18; GSU roll: 193541."
  2. [S67] 1841 Census for England "Class: HO107; Piece: 1105; Book: 12; Civil Parish: Herst Monceaux; County: Sussex; Enumeration District: 6; Folio: 10; Page: 12; Line: 8; GSU roll: 464157."
  3. [S68] 1861 Census for England, "Class: RG 9; Piece: 568; Folio: 85; Page: 17; GSU roll: 542663."
  4. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "age 51 years."

John Elphick

     John Elphick was a shipwright in 1853.1

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S244] Website "Ancestry" (http://www.ancestry.co.uk/) "London Metropolitan Archives; London, England; Reference Number: p92/mry/222."

Mabel Cecilia Elphick

b. 1899
FatherCharles Edgar Elphick b. c 1873, d. 1955
     Mabel Cecilia Elphick was born in 1899 at Brighton, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Charles Edgar Elphick.
Mabel Cecilia Elphick married Francis Pollard, son of Henry Pollard and Christianna Victoria Barber, in 1926 at Brighton, Sussex, England.2

Family

Francis Pollard b. 16 Aug 1898, d. 1972
Marriage*
Mabel Cecilia Elphick married Francis Pollard, son of Henry Pollard and Christianna Victoria Barber, in 1926 at Brighton, Sussex, England.2 

Citations

  1. [S142] General Register Office: Indexes to Births, Sep 1837-2006, "Apr-Jun 1899, Brighton, Vol 2b Page 197."
  2. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Oct-Dec 1926, Brighton, Vol 2b Page 570."

Mary Jane Elphick

b. 25 March 1855, d. 1928
     Mary Jane Elphick was born on 25 March 1855 at Folkington, Sussex, England.
Mary Jane Elphick married George James Kenward, son of James Kenward and Jane Godden, in 1876 at Lewes, Sussex, England.
Mary Jane Elphick died in 1928 at Lewes, Sussex, England.

Family

George James Kenward b. 5 Nov 1854, d. 1917
Marriage*
Mary Jane Elphick married George James Kenward, son of James Kenward and Jane Godden, in 1876 at Lewes, Sussex, England
Child

William Elphick

b. 6 April 1766
FatherWilliam Taylor b. 12 Nov 1732
MotherAnn Elphick
     William Elphick was baptized on 6 April 1766 at St Mary the Virgin, Glynde, Sussex, England, "base born supposed by William Taylor."1 He was the son of William Taylor and Ann Elphick.
William Elphick was also known as William Taylor.
William Elphick and Mary Gladman obtained a marriage licence on 3 August 1797 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Lewes, Sussex, England, William is 34+, labourer of West Firle; Mary ATTREE is a widow of West Firle. Sponsors: W.T. & Joseph BUGESS carpenter Lewes.2
William Elphick married Mary Gladman, daughter of John Gladman and Ann Cheale, on 6 August 1797 at West Firle, Sussex, England, Mary was a widow and married as Mary ATTREE. William married under the name William TAYLOR. He was born illegitimate as William ELPHICK but the father was reputed to be William TAYLOR who later married his mother, Ann ELPHICK. So William grew up as William TAYLOR and married under that name. Their children subsequently had the surname TAYLOR.2

Family

Mary Gladman b. 24 Sep 1755
Marriage License
William Elphick and Mary Gladman obtained a marriage licence on 3 August 1797 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Lewes, Sussex, England, William is 34+, labourer of West Firle; Mary ATTREE is a widow of West Firle. Sponsors: W.T. & Joseph BUGESS carpenter Lewes.2 
Marriage*
William Elphick married Mary Gladman, daughter of John Gladman and Ann Cheale, on 6 August 1797 at West Firle, Sussex, England, Mary was a widow and married as Mary ATTREE. William married under the name William TAYLOR. He was born illegitimate as William ELPHICK but the father was reputed to be William TAYLOR who later married his mother, Ann ELPHICK. So William grew up as William TAYLOR and married under that name. Their children subsequently had the surname TAYLOR.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "base born supposed by William Taylor."
  2. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Mary Elsay

     Mary Elsay married Henry Streeter on 24 June 1800 at Ifield, Sussex, England, both of this parish.1

Family

Henry Streeter
Marriage*
Mary Elsay married Henry Streeter on 24 June 1800 at Ifield, Sussex, England, both of this parish.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Frances Else

b. 9 November 1899, d. 1977
     Frances Else was born on 9 November 1899; DOB from GRO Deaths Index.
Frances Else married Henry Victor Marchant, son of Ernest Albert Marchant and Elizabeth Charlotte Hughes, in 1935 at North Brierley, Yorkshire, England.
Frances Else died in 1977 at Bradford, Yorkshire, England.

Family

Henry Victor Marchant b. 1894, d. 1952
Marriage*
Frances Else married Henry Victor Marchant, son of Ernest Albert Marchant and Elizabeth Charlotte Hughes, in 1935 at North Brierley, Yorkshire, England

Elizabeth Emery

     Elizabeth Emery married William Love on 29 June 1791 at Wateringbury, Kent, England.1

Family

William Love
Marriage*
Elizabeth Emery married William Love on 29 June 1791 at Wateringbury, Kent, England.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S151] Index to West Kent Marriages, KFHS CD-ROM36, 1538-1812, compiled by Sydney Smith, 59 Friar Road, Orpington Kent BR5 2BW, England.

Elizabeth Emery

d. 1831
     Elizabeth Emery married Benjamin Breach, son of Benjamin Breach and Joanna Baldy, on 18 April 1830 at Steyning, Sussex, England, widow and widower.1
Elizabeth Emery died in 1831 at Steyning, Sussex, England.
Elizabeth Emery was buried on 21 December 1831 at St Andrew, Steyning, Sussex, England, "35 years old."2

Family

Benjamin Breach b. 18 Jun 1797, d. 1846
Marriage*
Elizabeth Emery married Benjamin Breach, son of Benjamin Breach and Joanna Baldy, on 18 April 1830 at Steyning, Sussex, England, widow and widower.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

James Emery

     James Emery married Elizabeth Akehurst, daughter of Edward Akehurst and Joan (?), on 23 December 1592 at Hailsham, Sussex, England.1

Family

Elizabeth Akehurst b. c 1580
Marriage*
James Emery married Elizabeth Akehurst, daughter of Edward Akehurst and Joan (?), on 23 December 1592 at Hailsham, Sussex, England.1 

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Albert Emsley

b. circa 1865
FatherWilliam Emsley b. c 1815, d. 1879
MotherSarah Stenning b. 20 Sep 1825, d. 1893
     Albert Emsley was born circa 1865 at Henfield, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of William Emsley and Sarah Stenning.

Citations

  1. [S69] 1871 Census for England, "Class: RG10; Piece: 1095; Folio: 27; Page: 10; GSU roll: 827506."

Alfred Henry Emsley

b. 1885
FatherWilliam Emsley b. 14 May 1854
MotherAnn Pierce b. c 1856
     Alfred Henry Emsley was born in 1885 at Hove, Sussex, England.1,2,3 He was the son of William Emsley and Ann Pierce.
Alfred Henry Emsley married Edith Lilian Griffiths, daughter of William Thomas Griffiths and Louisa Annie Nye, in 1910 at Hove, Sussex, England.4
Alfred Henry Emsley was a resident manager at a butcher shop on 2 April 1911.1
On 2 April 1911 Alfred Henry Emsley and Edith Lilian Griffiths lived at 40 Rutland Road, Hove, Sussex, England.1

Family

Edith Lilian Griffiths b. 1888
Marriage*
Alfred Henry Emsley married Edith Lilian Griffiths, daughter of William Thomas Griffiths and Louisa Annie Nye, in 1910 at Hove, Sussex, England.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S73] 1911 Census for England "RG14PN5196 RG78PN229 RD80 SD2 ED22 SN111."
  2. [S142] General Register Office: Indexes to Births, Sep 1837-2006, "Oct-Dec 1885, Steyning, Vol 2b Page 307."
  3. [S556] 1939 Register (29 Sep 1939) for England "The National Archives; Kew, London, England; 1939 Register; Reference: RG 101/6583G."
  4. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Jul-Sep 1910, Steyning, Vol 2b Page 568."

Annie Louise Emsley

b. circa 1888
FatherWilliam Emsley b. 14 May 1854
MotherAnn Pierce b. c 1856
     Annie Louise Emsley was born circa 1888 at Hove, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of William Emsley and Ann Pierce.

Citations

  1. [S71] 1891 Census for England "Class: RG12; Piece: 822; Folio: 65; Page: 13."

Barbara Edith Emsley

b. 31 July 1911, d. 26 March 1962
FatherAlfred Henry Emsley b. 1885
MotherEdith Lilian Griffiths b. 1888
     Barbara Edith Emsley was born on 31 July 1911 at Hove, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Alfred Henry Emsley and Edith Lilian Griffiths.
Barbara Edith Emsley married Albert Edward Cunnell in 1931 at Blything, Suffolk, England.2 Barbara Edith Emsley and Albert Edward Cunnell were divorced circa 1940 at England.
Barbara Edith Emsley married Claude Arthur Thomson in 1948 at Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.3
Barbara Edith Emsley died on 26 March 1962 at Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, at age 50.

Family 1

Albert Edward Cunnell b. 25 Sep 1911, d. 22 Dec 1985
Marriage*
Barbara Edith Emsley married Albert Edward Cunnell in 1931 at Blything, Suffolk, England.2 
Divorce* Barbara Edith Emsley and Albert Edward Cunnell were divorced circa 1940 at England
Child

Family 2

Claude Arthur Thomson b. 1894, d. 12 Jul 1948
Marriage*
Barbara Edith Emsley married Claude Arthur Thomson in 1948 at Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.3 

Citations

  1. [S142] General Register Office: Indexes to Births, Sep 1837-2006, "Jul-Sep 1911, Steyning, Vol 2b Page 484."
  2. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Oct-Dec 1931, Blything, Vol 4a Page 2691. Spouse: Barbara E Emsley."
  3. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Jul-Sep 1948, Cheltenham, Vol 7b Page 867."