Henry Akehurst

b. 27 June 1784
FatherJohn Akehurst b. 8 Nov 1753, d. Mar 1835
MotherSarah Funnell d. 1796
     Henry Akehurst was baptized on 27 June 1784 at All Saints, Herstmonceux, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of John Akehurst and Sarah Funnell.

Citations

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

Henry Akehurst

b. 8 June 1788, d. 1859
FatherStephen Akehurst b. 1 Oct 1752, d. 1836
MotherHannah Gower b. 4 Aug 1751, d. 1840
     Henry Akehurst was baptized on 8 June 1788 at St Peter & St Paul, Hellingly, Sussex, England, "poor."1 He was the son of Stephen Akehurst and Hannah Gower.
Henry Akehurst married Frances Page on 27 December 1810 at Laughton, Sussex, England, Witnesses: Sarah THUNDER; Wm THUNDER.2
Henry Akehurst was a labourer on 20 June 1813.3
On 30 March 1851 Henry Akehurst and Frances Page lived at Hellingly, Sussex, England, with grandson Edwin age 10 years.4
Henry Akehurst died in 1859 at Hellingly, Sussex, England.
Henry Akehurst was buried on 29 October 1859 at St Peter & St Paul, Hellingly, Sussex, England, "age 72 years."5

Family

Frances Page b. c 1790, d. 1862
Marriage*
Henry Akehurst married Frances Page on 27 December 1810 at Laughton, Sussex, England, Witnesses: Sarah THUNDER; Wm THUNDER.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "poor."
  2. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  4. [S16] 1851 Census for England "Class: HO107; Piece: 1638; Folio: 214; Page: 14; GSU roll: 193541."
  5. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "age 72 years."

Henry Akehurst

b. 14 April 1790
FatherThomas Akehurst b. 30 Nov 1760, d. 17 Dec 1809
MotherHannah Delves
     Henry Akehurst was baptized on 14 April 1790 at St Peter & St Paul, Hellingly, Sussex, England, "butcher."1 He was the son of Thomas Akehurst and Hannah Delves.

Citations

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

Henry Akehurst

b. 8 April 1798
FatherCharlington Akehurst b. 21 Mar 1756, d. 1840
MotherSarah Sands b. 1767, d. 1844
     Henry Akehurst was baptized on 8 April 1798 at Herstmonceux, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Charlington Akehurst and Sarah Sands.

Citations

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

Henry Akehurst

b. 3 November 1811, d. 4 July 1879
FatherHenry Akehurst b. 8 Jun 1788, d. 1859
MotherFrances Page b. c 1790, d. 1862
     Henry Akehurst was baptized on 3 November 1811 at St Peter & St Paul, Hellingly, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Henry Akehurst and Frances Page.
Henry Akehurst married Emily Elphick on 29 October 1832 at St Anne's, Lewes, Sussex, England.
Henry Akehurst was an agricultural labourer on 7 June 1841.2
On 7 June 1841 Henry Akehurst and Emily Elphick 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
Henry Akehurst was an agricultural labourer on 30 March 1851.3
On 30 March 1851 Henry Akehurst and Emily Elphick lived at Cinderford, Herstmonceux, Sussex, England.3
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 Henry Akehurst and Emily Elphick lived at Clinches Farm, Herstmonceux, Sussex, England.4
Henry Akehurst married Eliza Payne in 1863 at Hailsham, Sussex, England.5
It is reported that witnesses to Henry's marriage to Eliza were Richard and Mary Ann Brook who were also next door neighbours to Henry and first wife, Emily in the 1861 census.
On 2 April 1871 Henry Akehurst and Eliza Payne lived at Butler's, Herstmonceux, Sussex, England.6
Henry Akehurst died on 4 July 1879 at Herstmonceux, Sussex, England, at age 67. "age 67 years."7

Family 1

Emily Elphick b. c 1811, d. 1862
Marriage*
Henry Akehurst married Emily Elphick on 29 October 1832 at St Anne's, Lewes, Sussex, England
Children

Family 2

Eliza Payne b. c 1844, d. 1915
Marriage*
Henry Akehurst married Eliza Payne in 1863 at Hailsham, Sussex, England.5 

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  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. [S16] 1851 Census for England "Class: HO107; Piece: 1638; Folio: 122; Page: 18; GSU roll: 193541."
  4. [S68] 1861 Census for England, "Class: RG 9; Piece: 568; Folio: 85; Page: 17; GSU roll: 542663."
  5. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Apr-Jun 1863, Hailsham, Vol 2b Page 134."
  6. [S69] 1871 Census for England, "Class: RG10; Piece: 1042; Folio: 92; Page: 13; GSU roll: 827481."
  7. [S141] General Register Office: Indexes to Deaths, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Jul-Sep 1879, Hailsham, Vol 2b Page 43, age 67 years."

Henry Akehurst

b. circa 1833
FatherHenry Akehurst b. 3 Nov 1811, d. 4 Jul 1879
MotherEmily Elphick b. c 1811, d. 1862
     Henry Akehurst was born circa 1833 at Hellingly, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Henry Akehurst and Emily Elphick.

Citations

  1. [S16] 1851 Census for England "Class: HO107; Piece: 1638; Folio: 122; Page: 18; GSU roll: 193541."

Henry Akehurst

b. circa 1814
FatherCharles Akehurst b. 14 Oct 1787, d. 1832
MotherRuth Frost
     Henry Akehurst was born circa 1814 at Sussex, England. He was the son of Charles Akehurst and Ruth Frost.

Henry Akehurst

b. circa 1550, d. 1606
     Henry Akehurst was born circa 1550 at Sussex, England.
Henry Akehurst married Catherine (?) circa 1574 at Sussex, England.
Henry Akehurst left a will made on 28 May 1597 at Herstmonceux, Sussex, England.1
In the name of god Amen the xxviij daye of maye 1597 I Henry Ackherst of herstmses being sicke of body but of good and pfect reme_branc[e] thanckes be to god do make this my last will and testament in maner and forme following First I committ my soule into the handes of almightye god and do hope to be saved by the dathe and passion of Jesus christ I comitt my body to the earthe in hope of a joifull resurextion Item I geve to Catherin my wiyfe xli in mony and one Cowe at her owne choyesse I will that she shalbe ded by my executor so long as she dothe lick of her boarde and if she dothe not lick of her board then I will my executor shall paye her forty shillinges yearlye towards her boarde so longe as she dothe kepe her selfe a wedow Item I geve to her owne usse duringe her liffe my fetherbede and all that belonges to it and after her diseace the saide bede & that belong to it to remaine to my executor I geve to her one ewe & one lamb at her choysse I geve to her more one littel brasse kettel one brasse Stupnett iiij truges one littel ould Irone pott & ij platters & ij pewter dishes one candelstick one paile Item I geve to Judethe my dawghter vjli xiijs iiijd at the daye of her mariage or within one yeare after my diseace whiche shall first happen I geve to her one motly twelfmonthinge heferone ewe and one lambe Item I geve to Judethe Tamysin my dawghter vjli xiijs iiijd to be paide to her // at the daye of her marriage or [some words scored through] or within one and halfe after my diseace which shall first happen I geve her one ewe and one lambe & iij ewe teges Item I geve to Susane my dawghter vjli xiijs iiijd to be paid to her at the daye of her mariage or at her age of xix yeares whiche shall first happen Item I geve to William ickare one twelf monthing one blacke whitt backed stere I geve to John dickar his sonne one ewe and one lambe and to William dickar his sonne one tegge sheape and to Sara dickar his dawghter one sheap tege It I geve to Bartholomew weeckes one rede weneling bullocke I geve to John weeckes his sonne one ewe & one lambe & to Elizabeth weeckes his dawghter one twelfmonth thing shepe all rest of my goodes not geven nor bequethed I geve to William my sonne whome I make sole executore of this my last will and testament and I apoint to be overseeres William dickare and and Bartholomew weeckes
Wittnesses at the makinge hereof
Giles iat William hllocke and John ashfield
Probate: 9th November 1606 to William Ackherst, son of the deceased.
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(Transcribed by Claire Wickens, 22 August 2018 for Geoffrey Barber.)
Henry Akehurst died in 1606 at Herstmonceux, Sussex, England.
Henry Akehurst was buried on 30 August 1606 at Herstmonceux, Sussex, England.2

Family

Catherine (?) b. c 1550
Marriage*
Henry Akehurst married Catherine (?) circa 1574 at Sussex, England
Children

Citations

  1. [S760] Will of Henry Akehurst of Herstmonceux, Sussex, England, made 28 May 1597, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 9 Nov 1606. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/12/168B).
  2. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Henry Akehurst

b. circa 1615
FatherWilliam Akehurst b. c 1580, d. Nov 1641
     Henry Akehurst was born circa 1615 at Sussex, England. He was the son of William Akehurst.
Henry Akehurst witnessed the will of William Akehurst dated 26 October 1641 at Herstmonceux, Sussex, England.1

Citations

  1. [S761] Will of William Akehurst of Herstmonceux, Sussex, England, made 26 Oct 1641, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 8 Nov 1641. (ESRO: PBT 1/5/336).

Henry Akehurst

b. 30 October 1808
FatherJohn Akehurst b. c 1777, d. 1848
MotherAnn Pocock b. 1 Jun 1777, d. 1863
     Henry Akehurst was baptized on 30 October 1808 at St Peter & St Paul, Hellingly, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of John Akehurst and Ann Pocock.

Citations

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

Henry Akehurst

b. 16 October 1825, d. 1893
FatherJohn Akehurst b. 27 Jan 1805
MotherEliza Bishop b. c 1803, d. 1846
     Henry Akehurst was baptized on 16 October 1825 at St Peter & St Paul, Hellingly, Sussex, England. He was the son of John Akehurst and Eliza Bishop.
Henry Akehurst died in 1893 at Lewes, Sussex, England.

Henry Akehurst

b. circa 1535
FatherWilliam Akehurst b. c 1500, d. 1554
MotherJoan (?)
     Henry Akehurst was born circa 1535 at Hellingly, Sussex, England. He was the son of William Akehurst and Joan (?)
Henry Akehurst witnessed the will of William Akehurst dated 26 December 1554 at Hellingly, Sussex, England.1
Henry Akehurst witnessed the will of William Akehurst dated 1592 at Wartling, Sussex, England.2

Citations

  1. [S790] Will of William Akehurst of Hellingly, Sussex, England, made 26 Dec 1554, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, Jan 1554/55. (ESRO: PBT 1/1/3/135B).
  2. [S781] Will of William Akehurst of Wartling, Sussex, England, made unknown will date, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 16 Sep 1592. (ESRO: 1/1/9/113B).

Hill Salter Akehurst

b. 30 June 1754
FatherWilliam Akehurst b. c 1720
MotherAnn (?) b. c 1725, d. 1760
     Hill Salter Akehurst was baptized on 30 June 1754 at St Mary & St Peter, Wilmington, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of William Akehurst and Ann (?)

Citations

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

James Akehurst

b. 6 July 1755
FatherJohn Akehurst b. 22 Nov 1720, d. Oct 1777
MotherElizabeth Fuller d. 1777
     James Akehurst was baptized on 6 July 1755 at Hellingly, Sussex, England, surname ACKHURST.1 He was the son of John Akehurst and Elizabeth Fuller.
Possible burial on 30 Apr 1760 at Hellingly (surname spelt Ackhurst.)2

Citations

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

James Akehurst

b. 5 August 1838
FatherWilliam Akehurst b. 9 Oct 1808, d. 1840
MotherHarriet Winchester b. c 1804, d. 1855
     James Akehurst was baptized on 5 August 1838 at St Peter & St Paul, Hellingly, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of William Akehurst and Harriet Winchester.

Citations

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

James Akehurst

b. 17 April 1794
FatherThomas Akehurst b. 30 Nov 1760, d. 17 Dec 1809
MotherHannah Delves
     James Akehurst was baptized on 17 April 1794 at St Peter & St Paul, Hellingly, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Thomas Akehurst and Hannah Delves.
James Akehurst married Elizabeth Simons in 1815 at Marylebone, Middlesex, England.
James and Elizabeth had five children.
James Akehurst married Sarah Barnes on 7 May 1838 at Paddington, London, England.
James and Sarah had four children.

Family 1

Elizabeth Simons
Marriage*
James Akehurst married Elizabeth Simons in 1815 at Marylebone, Middlesex, England

Family 2

Sarah Barnes
Marriage*
James Akehurst married Sarah Barnes on 7 May 1838 at Paddington, London, England
Child

Citations

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

James Akehurst

b. 20 January 1811
FatherRichard Ford Akehurst b. 5 Apr 1772
MotherMary (?)
     James Akehurst was baptized on 20 January 1811 at Beddingham, Sussex, England. He was the son of Richard Ford Akehurst and Mary (?)
James Akehurst married Mary Ann (?) circa 1850 at Sussex, England.
James was a superannuated Superintendent of East Sussex Constabulary. He lived at Chillhams Farm, Slaugham Lane, Sussex. (note from Sharon Ingersole 2016.)

Family

Mary Ann (?) b. c 1829, d. 22 Feb 1902
Marriage*
James Akehurst married Mary Ann (?) circa 1850 at Sussex, England

James Akehurst

b. 16 February 1806
FatherStephen Akehurst b. 11 Sep 1777
MotherMary Smith d. 1815
     James Akehurst was baptized on 16 February 1806 at St Peter & St Paul, Hellingly, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Stephen Akehurst and Mary Smith.

Citations

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

James Akehurst

b. circa 1844
FatherHenry Akehurst b. 3 Nov 1811, d. 4 Jul 1879
MotherEmily Elphick b. c 1811, d. 1862
     James Akehurst was born circa 1844 at Herstmonceux, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Henry Akehurst and Emily Elphick.

Citations

  1. [S16] 1851 Census for England "Class: HO107; Piece: 1638; Folio: 122; Page: 18; GSU roll: 193541."

Jane Akehurst

b. 11 February 1815
FatherStephen Akehurst b. 11 Sep 1777
MotherMary Smith d. 1815
     Jane Akehurst was baptized on 11 February 1815 at St Peter & St Paul, Hellingly, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Stephen Akehurst and Mary Smith.

Citations

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