Richard Kennard

     Richard Kennard and Elizabeth Gibson obtained a marriage licence on 13 February 1640/41 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Richard a husbandman of East Hoathly; Elizabeth of the same parish. Sponsors Richard Kennard; William DOBSON junr goldsmith, Lewes.1
A Richard Kennard is mentioned in the East Sussex Relief of Irish Protestants 1642 for Burwash. He gave 1s 4d. This is probably a different Richard though as there are baptisms at Burwash between 1617-1628 to a Richard Kenward/Kennard (used interchangeably in PRs/BTs.)2,3
Richard Kennard married Elizabeth Gibson on 16 February 1641/42 at East Hoathly, Sussex, England, possibly should be 16 Feb 1640/41 (to be checked.)1
The following will mentions a Richard Kenward (a variant of Kennard):
Robert Oneridge. Will 16 Jul 1652. Proved 17 Sep 1652.
16th July 1652 Robert Oneridge of Little Horsted Sussex
my landes and Tenements in Ringmer

Edward Oneridge my sonne, Mary Oneridge my daughter, Joane Oneridge my daughter (all under 21)
my wife beinge great with child
Joane my wife, (sole Executrixe)

my loving brother Richard Kenward and John Drewly and Edward Lusher and Henry Chatfeild (Overseeres)

Robert Oneridge his marke,
Witnesses: Edward Lusher, John Drewly and Richard Kenward, Henrie Chatfield

17th September 1652 issued forth A commission to Richard Kenward John
Drewly Edward Lusher and Henrie Chatfield Overseers named in this will and guardians lawfully assigned to Joane and Marie Oneridge the naturall and lawfull daughters of the said deceased, to administer his goods chattells and debts accordinge to the tenor and effect of this his last will, to the use and duringe the minoritie of the said Minors for that the Executrixe herein named dyed before shee tooke upon her the execution hereof, They the said Richard Kenward John Drewly Edward Lusher and Henrie Chatfield beinge first sworne by virtue of a commission issued out in that behalf well and truely to administer the same

Proved 17 September 1652
Catalogue reference TNA: PROB 11/223/229
Dept Records of the Prerogative Court of Canterbury
Series Prerogative Court of Canterbury and related Probate Jurisdictions: Will Registers
Name of Register: Bowyer Quire Numbers: 154 - 195
(Trasncribed by Mary Connaughton January 2011).
NOTE: Robert's children were baptised at Little Horsted under the surname OUREDG or OURIDGE.
Robert OURIDGE was overseer of the poor at Little Horsted in 1634 (SPI).
Robert OUREDG was churchwarden at Little Hortsed in 1650. (SPI)
Robert URIDGE was churchwarden at Little Horsted in 1651. (SPI)
Robert EURIDG of East Hoathly married Ann Collingham at Ringmer on 23 Sep 1623.
Joan KENWARD married Robert OUNDY at Little Horsted on 2 Feb 1640/41. (Joan bap. 1 Jun 1606 at Mayfield St Dunstan daughter of Richard Kenward).4
There is a burial for a Richard Kennard on 16 Sep 1655. This may be for the child or the father.
There is a burial for a "widow Kennard" at Laughton on 19 Jul 1680. This could be Richard's wife.5

Family

Elizabeth Gibson
Marriage License
Richard Kennard and Elizabeth Gibson obtained a marriage licence on 13 February 1640/41 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Richard a husbandman of East Hoathly; Elizabeth of the same parish. Sponsors Richard Kennard; William DOBSON junr goldsmith, Lewes.1 
Marriage*
Richard Kennard married Elizabeth Gibson on 16 February 1641/42 at East Hoathly, Sussex, England, possibly should be 16 Feb 1640/41 (to be checked.)1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S110] M J Burchall ed. "East Sussex Contributors to the relief of Irish Protestants 1642", Sussex Genealogical Centre, Occasional Paper No 10, First Edition (1984).
  3. [S266] Index to Sussex People, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "Entry 5, Source 63,461."
  4. [S266] Index to Sussex People, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "Source 88, Entry 121,296."
  5. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Robert Kennard

b. circa 1722, d. 1805
     Robert Kennard was born circa 1722 at Sussex, England; (1721/22 from age given on burial record.)
Robert Kennard married Rose Richardson, daughter of John Richardson and Elizabeth Hudson, on 21 April 1767 at Alciston, Sussex, England.1
Robert Kennard died in 1805 at Alciston, Sussex, England.
Robert Kennard was buried on 28 April 1805 at Alciston, Sussex, England, "83 years old."2
There is a cottage in Alciston known as "Rose Cottage" which is now called the "Rose Cottage Inn". As Rose Kennard (nee Richardson) was born and lived her life in Alciston it is possible that she was named after the cottage or the cottage was named after her? Did she live there?

Family

Rose Richardson b. 17 Mar 1744/45, d. 1816
Marriage*
Robert Kennard married Rose Richardson, daughter of John Richardson and Elizabeth Hudson, on 21 April 1767 at Alciston, Sussex, England.1 
Children

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, "age 83 years."

Robert Kennard

b. 9 August 1767, d. 1798
FatherRobert Kennard b. c 1722, d. 1805
MotherRose Richardson b. 17 Mar 1744/45, d. 1816
     Robert Kennard was baptized on 9 August 1767 at Alciston, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Robert Kennard and Rose Richardson.
Robert Kennard and Ann Bristow obtained a marriage licence on 14 August 1790 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Robert is bach 22+ husbandman of Alciston. Ann is a spinster 21+ of West Firle.2
Robert Kennard married Ann Bristow on 15 August 1790 at West Firle, Sussex, England.2
Robert Kennard died in 1798 at Alciston, Sussex, England.
Robert Kennard was buried on 29 March 1798 at Alciston, Sussex, England.3
Robert's widow Ann later married Samuel Boys on 5 Aug 1801 at Alciston, widow and widower.

Family

Ann Bristow
Marriage License
Robert Kennard and Ann Bristow obtained a marriage licence on 14 August 1790 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Robert is bach 22+ husbandman of Alciston. Ann is a spinster 21+ of West Firle.2 
Marriage*
Robert Kennard married Ann Bristow on 15 August 1790 at West Firle, Sussex, England.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Robert Kennard

b. 20 May 1798
MotherElizabeth Kennard b. 28 Jan 1776
     Robert Kennard was baptized on 20 May 1798 at Alciston, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Elizabeth Kennard.
Robert Kennard was buried on 8 August 1798 at Alciston, Sussex, England, "base born son of Elizabeth."2

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "Base Born. Record has son of James crossed out."
  2. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "base born son of Elizabeth."

Sarah Kennard

b. 9 November 1788, d. after 7 April 1861
FatherIsaac Moore b. 9 Aug 1767, d. 28 Oct 1851
MotherAnn Kennard b. 20 May 1770, d. 1836
     Sarah Kennard was born in 1788 at Alciston, Sussex, England.
Sarah Kennard was baptized on 9 November 1788 at Alciston, Sussex, England, 1851 census gives Alciston as place of birth.1 She was the daughter of Isaac Moore and Ann Kennard.
Sarah KENNARD was the base born (illegitimate) child of Ann KENNARD, and the father was not recorded in the baptism register. However, one month after Sarah was born, Ann KENNARD married Isaac MOOR, both of & at Alciston, on 9.12.1788 by banns. Isaac may have been the father. I have shown him in this tree as the father, but this is obviously speculative.
Sarah Kennard married Abraham Taylor, son of Thomas Taylor and Anne Forde, on 4 September 1805 at Beddingham, Sussex, England.
On 30 March 1851 Sarah Kennard and Abraham Taylor lived at Stamford Pound, West Firle, Sussex, England.2
Sarah Kennard witnessed the death of Abraham Taylor on 28 February 1861 at West Firle, Sussex, England; aged 77 year, died of old age.3
On 7 April 1861 Sarah Kennard lived at Bushy Lodge, West Firle, Sussex, England.4
Sarah Kennard was a lodging house keeper on 7 April 1861.4
Sarah Kennard died after 7 April 1861.

Family

Abraham Taylor b. 12 Oct 1783, d. 28 Feb 1861
Marriage*
Sarah Kennard married Abraham Taylor, son of Thomas Taylor and Anne Forde, on 4 September 1805 at Beddingham, Sussex, England
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] 1851 Census for England "West Firle, Sussex, England."
  2. [S16] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1643 folio 631 page 6."
  3. [S26] Death certificate of Abraham Taylor, died 28 Feb 1861, registered 4 Mar 1861 in the Registration District of Lewes, Sussex, England (GRO Index Ref: Vol 2b Page 107).
  4. [S68] 1861 Census for England, "RG09 piece 588 folio 59 page 6."

Sarah Kennard

b. 1778
FatherRobert Kennard b. c 1722, d. 1805
MotherRose Richardson b. 17 Mar 1744/45, d. 1816
     Sarah Kennard was baptized in 1778 at Alciston, Sussex, England, no date given.1 She was the daughter of Robert Kennard and Rose Richardson.
Sarah Kennard married Robert Burfield on 16 November 1798 at Alciston, Sussex, England, Robert is "of Berwick" and Sarah "of this parish."2

Family

Robert Burfield
Marriage*
Sarah Kennard married Robert Burfield on 16 November 1798 at Alciston, Sussex, England, Robert is "of Berwick" and Sarah "of this parish."2 

Citations

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

Sarah Kennard

b. 6 February 1791
FatherRobert Kennard b. 9 Aug 1767, d. 1798
MotherAnn Bristow
     Sarah Kennard was baptized on 6 February 1791 at Alciston, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Robert Kennard and Ann Bristow.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "3d duty paid."

Thomas Kennard

b. 31 March 1650
FatherRichard Kennard
MotherElizabeth Gibson
     Thomas Kennard was baptized on 31 March 1650 at Laughton, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Richard Kennard and Elizabeth Gibson.

Citations

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

William Kennard

b. 20 June 1773
FatherRobert Kennard b. c 1722, d. 1805
MotherRose Richardson b. 17 Mar 1744/45, d. 1816
     William Kennard was baptized on 20 June 1773 at Alciston, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Robert Kennard and Rose Richardson.
William Kennard was buried on 12 July 1775 at Alciston, Sussex, England.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, "son of Robert & Rose."

William Kennard

b. circa 1836, d. 1919
FatherWilliam Kennard b. 17 Nov 1793, d. 1846
MotherSarah Ann Armsworth b. c 1793, d. 1838
     William Kennard was born circa 1836 at Sompting, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of William Kennard and Sarah Ann Armsworth.
William Kennard married Mary Ann Steer on 22 May 1858 at Lancing, Sussex, England.1
William Kennard died in 1919 at East Preston, Sussex, England.2

Family

Mary Ann Steer b. c 1839, d. 1879
Marriage*
William Kennard married Mary Ann Steer on 22 May 1858 at Lancing, Sussex, England.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S69] 1871 Census for England, "Class: RG10; Piece: 1089; Folio: 44; Page: 14; GSU roll: 827502."
  2. [S141] General Register Office: Indexes to Deaths, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Dec 1919, East Preston, Vol 2b Page 412."

William Kennard

b. 17 November 1793, d. 1846
FatherJames Kennard b. c 1758, d. 1833
MotherJane Hoare
     William Kennard was baptized on 17 November 1793 at Sompting, Sussex, England. He was the son of James Kennard and Jane Hoare.
William Kennard married Sarah Ann Armsworth on 21 November 1818 at Kingston by Sea, Sussex, England, William of Sompting.1
William Kennard died in 1846 at Sussex, England.

Family

Sarah Ann Armsworth b. c 1793, d. 1838
Marriage*
William Kennard married Sarah Ann Armsworth on 21 November 1818 at Kingston by Sea, Sussex, England, William of Sompting.1 
Child

Citations

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

Emily Kennett

b. 1860, d. circa 1925
     Emily Kennett was born in 1860 at East Dean, Sussex, England.
Emily Kennett married Harry Stoner, son of James Stoner and Elizabeth Sharpe, on 3 February 1885 at Westhampnett, Sussex, England.1
Emily Kennett was a carpenter on 2 April 1911.2
On 2 April 1911 Emily Kennett and Harry Stoner lived at 3 Broadwater St, Broadwater, Sussex, England.2
Emily Kennett died circa 1925 at Sussex, England.

Family

Harry Stoner b. 3 Jun 1858, d. 13 Feb 1920
Marriage*
Emily Kennett married Harry Stoner, son of James Stoner and Elizabeth Sharpe, on 3 February 1885 at Westhampnett, Sussex, England.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Jan-Mar 1885, Westhampnett, Vol 2b Page 467."
  2. [S73] 1911 Census for England.

Henry Kennett

     Henry Kennett married Fanny Rootes, daughter of Samuel Rootes and Phillis Funnell, circa 1890 at Sussex, England.

Family

Fanny Rootes b. 1866, d. 11 Nov 1943
Marriage*
Henry Kennett married Fanny Rootes, daughter of Samuel Rootes and Phillis Funnell, circa 1890 at Sussex, England

Ellen Mary Kent

b. circa 1861, d. 22 October 1948
     Ellen Mary Kent was born circa 1861 at Lindfield, Sussex, England.1
Ellen Mary Kent married George Thomas Kenward, son of William Kenward and Ellen Nye, on 31 October 1885 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.2
Ellen Mary Kent died on 22 October 1948 at Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

Family

George Thomas Kenward b. 15 Jul 1858, d. 31 Mar 1927
Marriage*
Ellen Mary Kent married George Thomas Kenward, son of William Kenward and Ellen Nye, on 31 October 1885 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S71] 1891 Census for England "The National Archives of the UK (TNA); Kew, Surrey, England; Census Returns of England and Wales, 1891; Class: RG12; Piece: 675; Folio: 65; Page: 7; GSU roll: 6095785."
  2. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Oct-Dec 1885, Cuckfield, Vol 2b Page 279."

Odyan Kent

d. 1585
      Pullein states that Odyan's name appears as Ogene in the manorial rolls and suggests a more accurate spelling would be Odiane.1
Odyan was a widow when she married John Farmer. The church records suggest that she may have been the widow of Thomas A'Kent as around 1540 there were two A'Kent fathers having children baptised - Thomas and Richard A'Kent (mother's names not given). Thomas disappears from the Rotherfield register after the baptism of his daughter Dorothy (bap. 2 Nov 1541 - bur. 13 Feb 1548) while Richard continues having children after Odyan re-marries in 1544.2
Odyan Kent married John Farmer, son of John Farmer, on 26 July 1544 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England, Odyan was a widow.3
Odyan Kent died in 1585 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.
Odyan Kent was buried on 17 September 1585 at St Denys, Rotherfield, Sussex, England, wyddowe.4

Family

John Farmer b. c 1520, d. c 1559
Marriage*
Odyan Kent married John Farmer, son of John Farmer, on 26 July 1544 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England, Odyan was a widow.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S104] Catharine Pullein, "Rotherfield: The Story of Some Wealden Manors", Courier, First Edition (1928) "Chap. XXX, p. 349."
  2. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  3. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  4. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "wyddowe."

Albert Richard Kenward

b. 4 March 1877
FatherJames Kenward b. 1833, d. 1899
MotherJane Godden b. 28 Dec 1834, d. 1884
     Albert Richard Kenward was baptized on 4 March 1877 at All Saints, Lewes, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of James Kenward and Jane Godden.

Citations

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

Alfred John Apps Kenward

b. 2 February 1862
FatherJames Kenward b. 1833, d. 1899
MotherJane Godden b. 28 Dec 1834, d. 1884
     Alfred John Apps Kenward was baptized on 2 February 1862 at All Saints, Lewes, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of James Kenward and Jane Godden.

Citations

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

Ann Caroline Kenward

b. 2 June 1872
FatherJames Kenward b. 1833, d. 1899
MotherJane Godden b. 28 Dec 1834, d. 1884
     Ann Caroline Kenward was baptized on 2 June 1872 at All Saints, Lewes, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of James Kenward and Jane Godden.

Citations

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

Celia Margaret Kenward

b. 2 October 1881
FatherJames Kenward b. 1833, d. 1899
MotherJane Godden b. 28 Dec 1834, d. 1884
     Celia Margaret Kenward was baptized on 2 October 1881 at All Saints, Lewes, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of James Kenward and Jane Godden.

Citations

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

Charles James Kenward

b. 1880, d. 1943
FatherGeorge James Kenward b. 5 Nov 1854, d. 1917
MotherMary Jane Elphick b. 25 Mar 1855, d. 1928
     Charles James Kenward was born in 1880 at Lewes, Sussex, England. He was the son of George James Kenward and Mary Jane Elphick.
Charles James Kenward married Lilian Thurza Foord in 1912 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.
Charles James Kenward died in 1943 at Lewes, Sussex, England.

Family

Lilian Thurza Foord b. 1877, d. 1959
Marriage*
Charles James Kenward married Lilian Thurza Foord in 1912 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England
Child