Henry Packham

b. circa 1725, d. 1784
Signature of Harry Packham on his will made in 1784.
     Henry Packham was born circa 1725 at Sussex, England.
Henry Packham was also known as Harry Packham.
Henry is either:
Henry Peckham bap. 14 Apr 1725 at Hurstpierpoint son of Henry and Jane Peckham.
Henry Peckham bap. 13 Aug 1732 at Hurstpierpoint son of John and Susanna Peckham.
The first is more likely. Note that both Henry and John Packham ae mentioned in the Diary of Thomas Marchant 1714 to 1718.1,2
Henry Packham married Mary Haynes, daughter of John Haynes and Sarah Shepherd, circa 1753 at Sussex, England.
The marriage has not been found but the will of Harry Packham, made 28 Feb 1784, names brothers in law John Haynes and Robert Haynes showing that his wife Mary's maiden name was Haynes.3
Henry Packham was a yeoman in 1784.
Henry Packham died in 1784 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.
Henry Packham left a will made on 28 February 1784 at Clayton, Sussex, England.4
Henry Packham was buried on 27 April 1784 at St John the Baptist, Clayton, Sussex, England, "Harry Packham, who died in Cuckfield."5
His estate was probated on 9 June 1784 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England.4
The East Sussex Land tax assessment 1785 shows that the property known as Lyes in the south part of Cuckfield is occupied by "the estate of Harry Packham". The owner is Francis Sergison, Esq. Lyes ended up in the hands of his son Henry/Harry Packham of Cuckfield who married Ann Bartholomey in 1782 at Clayton. The 1785 assessment also shows a property known as "part of Webb's land" and "the other part" in the occupation of Harry Packham, probably the son Harry as this property is known to have also ended up in the son's hands as it is mentioned as his abode on some of his childen's baptisms. The owner of Webb's is Henry Wood.6

Family

Mary Haynes b. 14 Sep 1729, d. Dec 1809
Marriage*
Henry Packham married Mary Haynes, daughter of John Haynes and Sarah Shepherd, circa 1753 at Sussex, England
Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S602] Anthony Bower ed. "A Fine Day in Hurstpierpoint: the Diary of Thomas Marchant 1714-1728", Hurst History Study Group, First Edition (2005) unknown isbn.
  3. [S388] Website "FamilySearch" (http://www.familysearch.org/) "Harry of Cuckfield 1784, film 1886069, image 378."
  4. [S388] Website "FamilySearch" (http://www.familysearch.org/) "Will of Harry Packham of Cuckfield 1784, film 1886069, image 378."
  5. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  6. [S729] Roger Davey, "East Sussex Land Tax 1785", Sussex Record Society, First Edition (1991).

Henry Packham

b. 20 January 1758, d. 1826
FatherHenry Packham b. c 1725, d. 1784
MotherMary Haynes b. 14 Sep 1729, d. Dec 1809
     Henry Packham was baptized on 20 January 1758 at Holy Trinity, Hurstpierpoint, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Henry Packham and Mary Haynes.
Henry Packham was also known as Harry Packham.
Henry Packham married Ann Bartholomew on 17 May 1782 at St John the Baptist, Clayton, Sussex, England, Henry of Cuckfield; Ann of this parish. Witnesses: William Bennett; Hannah Pierce. Note that marriage has Anne's surname as BARTHOLOMEY but should be BARTHOLOMEW as there is no surname BARTHOLOMEY in the Sussex baptisms index.
Henry Packham witnessed the will of Henry Packham dated 28 February 1784 at Clayton, Sussex, England.2
Henry Packham died in 1826 at Theobalds, St.John's Common, Clayton, Sussex, England.3
Henry Packham was buried on 19 August 1826 at St John the Baptist, Clayton, Sussex, England, "Harry Packham, 67 years."3

Family

Ann Bartholomew b. c 1760, d. 1826
Marriage*
Henry Packham married Ann Bartholomew on 17 May 1782 at St John the Baptist, Clayton, Sussex, England, Henry of Cuckfield; Ann of this parish. Witnesses: William Bennett; Hannah Pierce. Note that marriage has Anne's surname as BARTHOLOMEY but should be BARTHOLOMEW as there is no surname BARTHOLOMEY in the Sussex baptisms index. 
Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S388] Website "FamilySearch" (http://www.familysearch.org/) "Will of Harry Packham of Cuckfield 1784, film 1886069, image 378."
  3. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Henry Packham

b. circa 1771, d. September 1771
FatherHenry Packham b. c 1745, d. 1810
MotherAnn Penfold b. c 1749, d. Aug 1782
     Henry Packham was born circa 1771 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England. He was the son of Henry Packham and Ann Penfold.
Henry Packham died in September 1771 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.
Henry Packham was buried on 17 September 1771 at Holy Trinity, Cuckfield, Sussex, England, "son of Henry & Anne."

Henry Packham

b. 13 September 1782
FatherHenry Packham b. 20 Jan 1758, d. 1826
MotherAnn Bartholomew b. c 1760, d. 1826
     Henry Packham was baptized on 13 September 1782 at Holy Trinity, Cuckfield, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Henry Packham and Ann Bartholomew.

Citations

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

Henry Packham

b. circa 1818
FatherRichard Packham b. 16 Mar 1777, d. Oct 1841
MotherElizabeth Mitchell b. c 1777, d. 1845
     Henry Packham was born circa 1818 at Cuckfield, Surrey, England.1 He was the son of Richard Packham and Elizabeth Mitchell.
Henry Packham was baptized on 16 May 1819 at Holy Trinity, Cuckfield, Sussex, England, "18 months old."1

Citations

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

Henry Charles Packham

b. 1870
FatherThomas Packham b. 18 Jun 1837, d. Sep 1875
MotherMargery Murray b. c 1841, d. 1924
     Henry Charles Packham was born in 1870 at Portslade, Sussex, England. He was the son of Thomas Packham and Margery Murray.

Hilda May Packham

b. 25 February 1907, d. 23 July 1991
FatherAlfred Philip Packham b. 31 May 1874, d. 17 Jan 1954
MotherClara Rhodes b. 2 Apr 1874, d. 1965
     Hilda May Packham was born on 25 February 1907 at Portslade, Sussex, England. She was the daughter of Alfred Philip Packham and Clara Rhodes.
Hilda May Packham married Clement Percival Button in 1927 at Steyning, Sussex, England.
Hilda May Packham died on 23 July 1991 at Worthing, Sussex, England, at age 84.

Family

Clement Percival Button b. 1904, d. 2004
Marriage*
Hilda May Packham married Clement Percival Button in 1927 at Steyning, Sussex, England

James Packham

b. 3 April 1814
FatherHenry Packham b. 3 Mar 1776, d. 25 Feb 1853
MotherBarbara Richardson b. 25 Oct 1781, d. Jun 1817
     James Packham was baptized on 3 April 1814 at Clayton, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Henry Packham and Barbara Richardson.
James Packham married Jane Fryer on 24 July 1844 at Clayton, Sussex, England.

Family

Jane Fryer b. 1816
Marriage*
James Packham married Jane Fryer on 24 July 1844 at Clayton, Sussex, England

Citations

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

James Packham

b. 21 May 1780, d. August 1780
FatherHenry Packham b. c 1745, d. 1810
MotherAnn Penfold b. c 1749, d. Aug 1782
     James Packham was born in 1780 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.
James Packham was baptized on 21 May 1780 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England, surname spelt PECKHAM.1 He was the son of Henry Packham and Ann Penfold.
James Packham died in August 1780 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.
James Packham was buried on 12 August 1780 at Holy Trinity, Cuckfield, Sussex, England, "son of Henry & Ann."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,.

James Packham

b. 26 August 1781
FatherHenry Packham b. c 1745, d. 1810
MotherAnn Penfold b. c 1749, d. Aug 1782
     James Packham was born in 1781 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.
James Packham was baptized on 26 August 1781 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England, surname spelt PECKHAM.1 He was the son of Henry Packham and Ann Penfold.

Citations

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

James Packham

b. 14 June 1807, d. 23 October 1880
FatherRichard Packham b. 16 Mar 1777, d. Oct 1841
MotherElizabeth Mitchell b. c 1777, d. 1845
     James Packham was born in 1807 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.1
James Packham was baptized on 14 June 1807 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.2 He was the son of Richard Packham and Elizabeth Mitchell.
James Packham married Ann Vigar on 19 October 1825 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England, Both of this parish. Witnesses: Henry Packham and Jane Vigar.3
James Packham was a beer shop keeper and railway labourer on 30 March 1851.1
On 30 March 1851 James Packham and Ann Vigar lived at Wheat Sheaf, Cuckfield, Sussex, England.1
James Packham died on 23 October 1880 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England, at age 73.4
His estate was probated on 13 January 1883 at Lewes, Sussex, England, Personal Estate: £753 6s 8d. William Packham (the son) executor.4

Family

Ann Vigar b. 1806, d. 1882
Marriage*
James Packham married Ann Vigar on 19 October 1825 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England, Both of this parish. Witnesses: Henry Packham and Jane Vigar.3 

Citations

  1. [S16] 1851 Census for England "Class: HO107; Piece: 1642; Folio: 229; Page: 19; GSU roll: 193545."
  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. [S422] National Probate Calendar, England & Wales (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966. (https://www.ancestry.co.uk/).

Jane Packham

b. 4 July 1830
FatherHenry Packham b. 1 Apr 1804, d. 1 Apr 1858
MotherMartha Burry b. 23 May 1806, d. 30 Oct 1844
     Jane Packham was baptized on 4 July 1830 at All Saints, Lindfield, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Henry Packham and Martha Burry.

Family

Child

Citations

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

Jane Packham

b. 16 February 1800
FatherHenry Packham b. 20 Jan 1758, d. 1826
MotherAnn Bartholomew b. c 1760, d. 1826
     Jane Packham was baptized on 16 February 1800 at Holy Trinity, Cuckfield, Sussex, England, Abode: Webb's.1 She was the daughter of Henry Packham and Ann Bartholomew.

Citations

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

Jenny Packham

b. 7 June 1754
FatherHenry Packham b. c 1725, d. 1784
MotherMary Haynes b. 14 Sep 1729, d. Dec 1809
     Jenny Packham was baptized on 7 June 1754 at Holy Trinity, Hurstpierpoint, Sussex, England, baptised as Jinny/Jenny Packham but married as Jean Packham. She is referred to as Jenny in her father's will of 1784.1 She was the daughter of Henry Packham and Mary Haynes.
Jenny Packham married Thomas Greenfield on 6 April 1780 at Holy Trinity, Hurstpierpoint, Sussex, England, Jenny's name recorded as Jean Packham.2
Jenny Packham witnessed the will of Henry Packham dated 28 February 1784 at Clayton, Sussex, England.3
In 1802 Jenny Packham and Thomas Greenfield lived at Ditchling, Sussex, England.4
Jenny Packham witnessed the will of Mary Haynes dated 7 December 1802 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.4

Family

Thomas Greenfield
Marriage*
Jenny Packham married Thomas Greenfield on 6 April 1780 at Holy Trinity, Hurstpierpoint, Sussex, England, Jenny's name recorded as Jean Packham.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. [S388] Website "FamilySearch" (http://www.familysearch.org/) "Will of Harry Packham of Cuckfield 1784, film 1886069, image 378."
  4. [S388] Website "FamilySearch" (http://www.familysearch.org/) "Will of Mary Packham of Cuckfield, 1810. Film 1886138, Images 693-695."

John Packham

b. 18 September 1774
FatherHenry Packham b. c 1745, d. 1810
MotherAnn Penfold b. c 1749, d. Aug 1782
     John Packham was born circa 1774 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.
John Packham was baptized on 18 September 1774 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England, surname spelt PECKHAM.1 He was the son of Henry Packham and Ann Penfold.
Marriage banns for John Packham and Anne Gravatt were published in October 1797 at Keymer, Sussex, England; John is of this parish, Ann of Westmeston (surname GRAVATT.)2
John Packham married Anne Gravatt, daughter of James Gravatt and Mary Apps, on 24 October 1797 at Westmeston, Sussex, England, (surname GRAVALL). Possible marriage only, needs further work.2
Note: There is a baptism in 1809 at Cuckfield of Sarah Packam, daughter of John and Ann Packham which states "Father is son of P.[Peter?] of Pains." This needs investigating but may mean the marriage should not be to this John Packham. There is also an Eliza baptised 1815 which says that John is a "Farmer of Pain's Place."1

Family

Anne Gravatt b. 17 Aug 1776
Marriage Bann
Marriage banns for John Packham and Anne Gravatt were published in October 1797 at Keymer, Sussex, England; John is of this parish, Ann of Westmeston (surname GRAVATT.)2 
Marriage*
John Packham married Anne Gravatt, daughter of James Gravatt and Mary Apps, on 24 October 1797 at Westmeston, Sussex, England, (surname GRAVALL). Possible marriage only, needs further work.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.

John Packham

b. 11 July 1784
FatherHenry Packham b. 20 Jan 1758, d. 1826
MotherAnn Bartholomew b. c 1760, d. 1826
     John Packham was baptized on 11 July 1784 at Holy Trinity, Cuckfield, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Henry Packham and Ann Bartholomew.

Citations

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

John Packham

     John Packham married Anne (?) circa 1810 at Sussex, England.

Family

Anne (?)
Marriage*
John Packham married Anne (?) circa 1810 at Sussex, England
Child

John Packham

b. 31 March 1814
FatherRichard Packham b. 16 Mar 1777, d. Oct 1841
MotherElizabeth Mitchell b. c 1777, d. 1845
     John Packham was baptized on 31 March 1814 at Holy Trinity, Cuckfield, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Richard Packham and Elizabeth Mitchell.

Citations

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

Lydia Packham

b. 20 October 1811, d. October 1869
FatherHenry Packham b. 3 Mar 1776, d. 25 Feb 1853
MotherBarbara Richardson b. 25 Oct 1781, d. Jun 1817
     Lydia Packham was baptized on 20 October 1811 at Clayton, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Henry Packham and Barbara Richardson.
Lydia Packham witnessed the marriage of William Packham and Mary Stoner on 2 May 1830 at Clayton, Sussex, England; both of "this parish". Witnesses John Pronger and Lydia Packham.1
Lydia Packham married Thomas Hallet on 13 October 1845 at Clayton, Sussex, England.
Lydia Packham died in October 1869 at Ditchling, Sussex, England.
Lydia Packham was buried on 17 October 1869 at St Margaret, Ditchling, Sussex, England, "58 years."2

Family

Thomas Hallet b. c 1806, d. 30 Jun 1856
Marriage*
Lydia Packham married Thomas Hallet on 13 October 1845 at Clayton, Sussex, England
Children

Citations

  1. [S278] Transcript of the Parish Register of Clayton, Sussex, England, 1601 - 1840 (ESRO: WST/3/5).
  2. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Mary Packham

b. 15 October 1842, d. 10 January 1913
FatherWilliam Packham b. 30 Mar 1806, d. 9 May 1865
MotherMary Stoner b. 22 Oct 1809, d. 16 Jul 1875
     Mary Packham was born on 15 October 1842 at Portslade, Sussex, England; surname spelt PECKHAM.1 She was the daughter of William Packham and Mary Stoner.
Mary Packham was baptized on 4 December 1842 at St Nicholas, Portslade, Sussex, England, surname spelt PACKAM.2
Mary Packham was an infant school teacher on 7 April 1861.
Mary Packham married Henry Wadey, son of Luke Wadey and Mary Mitchell, on 12 December 1868 at St Nicholas Church, Brighton, Sussex, England.3
On 12 December 1868 Mary Packham lived at 45 Hampden Rd, Brighton, Sussex, England.3
On 2 April 1871 Mary Packham and Henry Wadey lived at The Village, Portslade, Sussex, England, with son Frederick (8 mths).4
Mary Packham witnessed the birth of Annie Mary Wadey on 11 March 1872 at Frederick Terrace, Portslade, Sussex, England.5
On 11 March 1872 Mary Packham and Henry Wadey lived at Frederick Terrace, Portslade, Sussex, England.5
Mary Packham witnessed the death of Mary Stoner on 16 July 1875 at 39 Lisburn Cottages, Portslade, Sussex, England; She died of heart disease.6
On 3 April 1881 Mary Packham and Henry Wadey lived at The Village, Portslade, Sussex, England.7
On 5 April 1891 Mary Packham and Henry Wadey lived at High Street, Portslade, Sussex, England.8
Henry's sister Mary May would often visit Henry and Mary according to a letter she wrote in the early 1900's to her grand daughter Daisy Downer.9
On 31 March 1901 Mary Packham and Henry Wadey lived at 37 High St, Portslade by Sea, Sussex, England.10
On 2 April 1911 Mary Packham and Henry Wadey lived at 37 High St, Portslade, Sussex, England.11
Mary Packham died on 10 January 1913 at 37 High Street, Portslade by Sea, Sussex, England, at age 70. She died of carcinoma of the right breast, secondary deposits, and exhaustion.12
Mary Packham was buried on 11 January 1913 at Grave PD 18 or 19, Portslade Cemetery, Portslade, Sussex, England.

Family

Henry Wadey b. 5 Feb 1842, d. 3 Jan 1922
Marriage*
Mary Packham married Henry Wadey, son of Luke Wadey and Mary Mitchell, on 12 December 1868 at St Nicholas Church, Brighton, Sussex, England.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S199] Birth certificate of Mary Peckham, born 15 Oct 1842, registered 23 Nov 1842 in the Registration District of New Shoreham, Sussex, England (GRO Index Ref: Vol 7 Page 412).
  2. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  3. [S48] Marriage certificate of Henry Wadey and Mary Packham, married 12 Dec 1868 in the Registration District of Brighton, Sussex, England (GRO Index Ref: Vol 2b Page 390).
  4. [S69] 1871 Census for England, "RG10 piece 1093 folio 8 page 7."
  5. [S207] Birth certificate of Annie Mary Wadey, born 11 Mar 1872, registered 30 Mar 1872 in the Registration District of Steyning, Sussex, England (GRO Index Ref: Vol 2b Page 301).
  6. [S236] Death certificate of Mary Packham, died 16 Jul 1875, registered 24 Jul 1875 in the Registration District of Steyning, Sussex, England (GRO Index Ref: Vol 2b Page 158).
  7. [S70] 1881 Census for England, "RG11 piece 1103 folio 7 page 10."
  8. [S71] 1891 Census for England "RG12 piece 822 folio 113 page 19."
  9. [S230] Letter from Betty Bauerle, to Geoffrey Barber, dated 30 May 1992 (GG Barber Private Archives, Perth, W. Australia).
  10. [S72] 1901 Census for England "RG13 piece 942 folio 105 page 15."
  11. [S73] 1911 Census for England "RG14PN5205 RG78PN230 RD80 SD3 ED2 SN93."
  12. [S384] Death certificate of Mary Wadey, died 10 Jan 1913, registered 13 Jan 1913 in the Registration District of Steyning, Sussex, England (GRO Index Ref: Vol 2b Page 398).