Isaac Tester

b. 1842
     Isaac Tester was born in 1842 at Balcombe, Sussex, England.
Isaac Tester married Susan Chatfield in 1864 at Steyning, Sussex, England.

Family

Susan Chatfield b. 1841
Marriage*
Isaac Tester married Susan Chatfield in 1864 at Steyning, Sussex, England
Children

Ivy Agatha Tester

b. 9 March 1905, d. June 1905
FatherJohn Tester b. 22 Sep 1864, d. 22 Apr 1939
MotherMary Packham b. 1 Sep 1865, d. 6 Dec 1931
     Ivy Agatha Tester was born on 9 March 1905 at 8:15am, Hove, Sussex, England. She was the daughter of John Tester and Mary Packham.
Ivy Agatha Tester died in June 1905 at Hove, Sussex, England.

James Thomas Tester

b. 1874
FatherIsaac Tester b. 1842
MotherSusan Chatfield b. 1841
     James Thomas Tester was born in 1874 at Hove, Sussex, England. He was the son of Isaac Tester and Susan Chatfield.
James Thomas Tester was baptized on 17 May 1874 at Hove, Sussex, England.
James Thomas Tester was also known as Thomas James Tester.
James Thomas Tester married Edith Mary Barber, daughter of William Lane Barber and Ellen Nell, in 1894 at Steyning, Sussex, England.
On 2 April 1911 James Thomas Tester and Edith Mary Barber lived at 9 Malling Hill Villas, Lewes, Sussex, England.1

Family

Edith Mary Barber b. 2 Jun 1873, d. 1971
Marriage*
James Thomas Tester married Edith Mary Barber, daughter of William Lane Barber and Ellen Nell, in 1894 at Steyning, Sussex, England
Children

Citations

  1. [S73] 1911 Census for England "Class: RG14; Piece: 5065; Schedule Number: 11."

John Tester

b. 22 September 1864, d. 22 April 1939
FatherIsaac Tester b. 1842
MotherSusan Chatfield b. 1841
     John Tester was born on 22 September 1864 at Hove, Sussex, England. He was the son of Isaac Tester and Susan Chatfield.
John Tester married Mary Packham, daughter of Thomas Packham and Margery Murray, on 29 January 1887 at Steyning, Sussex, England.1
John Tester was a labourer in 1891.
In 1891 John Tester and Mary Packham lived at 115 Livingstone Rd, Hove, Sussex, England.
In 1901 John Tester and Mary Packham lived at 102 Livingstone Rd, Hove, Sussex, England.
John Tester died on 22 April 1939 at Shoreham, Sussex, England, at age 74.
John Tester was buried on 23 April 1939 at Hove Cemetery, Hove, Sussex, England.

Family

Mary Packham b. 1 Sep 1865, d. 6 Dec 1931
Marriage*
John Tester married Mary Packham, daughter of Thomas Packham and Margery Murray, on 29 January 1887 at Steyning, Sussex, England.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Jan-Mar 1887, Steyning, Vol 2b Page 381."

John Isaac Tester

b. 8 February 1888
FatherJohn Tester b. 22 Sep 1864, d. 22 Apr 1939
MotherMary Packham b. 1 Sep 1865, d. 6 Dec 1931
     John Isaac Tester was born on 8 February 1888 at Hove, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of John Tester and Mary Packham.
John Isaac Tester was baptized on 4 June 1888 at Hove, Sussex, England.
John Isaac Tester married Marie (?) circa 1915 at England.
They had two children.

Family

Marie (?)
Marriage*
John Isaac Tester married Marie (?) circa 1915 at England

Citations

  1. [S142] General Register Office: Indexes to Births, Sep 1837-2006, "Jan-Mar 1888, Steyning, Vol 2b Page 296."

Leslie Cyril Tester

b. 14 March 1907, d. 31 December 2008
FatherJohn Tester b. 22 Sep 1864, d. 22 Apr 1939
MotherMary Packham b. 1 Sep 1865, d. 6 Dec 1931
     Leslie Cyril Tester was born on 14 March 1907 at Hove, Sussex, England. He was the son of John Tester and Mary Packham.
Leslie Cyril Tester married Emily Elphick on 3 October 1928 at England.
Leslie Cyril Tester married Jennie (?) in 1962 at England.
Leslie Cyril Tester married Ethel Their in 1988 at England.
Leslie Cyril Tester died on 31 December 2008 at England at age 101.

Family 1

Emily Elphick d. 1957
Marriage*
Leslie Cyril Tester married Emily Elphick on 3 October 1928 at England

Family 2

Jennie (?) d. 1980
Marriage*
Leslie Cyril Tester married Jennie (?) in 1962 at England

Family 3

Ethel Their
Marriage*
Leslie Cyril Tester married Ethel Their in 1988 at England

Louise Tester

b. circa 1909
FatherJames Thomas Tester b. 1874
MotherEdith Mary Barber b. 2 Jun 1873, d. 1971
     Louise Tester was born circa 1909 at Hove, Sussex, England. She was the daughter of James Thomas Tester and Edith Mary Barber.

Maud Louise Tester

b. 1891
FatherJohn Tester b. 22 Sep 1864, d. 22 Apr 1939
MotherMary Packham b. 1 Sep 1865, d. 6 Dec 1931
     Maud Louise Tester was born in 1891 at Hove, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of John Tester and Mary Packham.
Maud Louise Tester was baptized on 25 June 1893 at Hove, Sussex, England.
Maud Louise Tester married John Mackie circa 1915.

Family

John Mackie
Marriage*
Maud Louise Tester married John Mackie circa 1915. 

Citations

  1. [S142] General Register Office: Indexes to Births, Sep 1837-2006, "Apr-Jun 1891, Steyning, Vol 2b Page 298."

Robert John Tester

b. 1911, d. 1993
FatherJames Thomas Tester b. 1874
MotherEdith Mary Barber b. 2 Jun 1873, d. 1971
     Robert John Tester was born in 1911 at Lewes, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of James Thomas Tester and Edith Mary Barber.
Robert John Tester died in 1993 at Lewes, Sussex, England.

Citations

  1. [S73] 1911 Census for England "Class: RG14; Piece: 5065; Schedule Number: 11."

Rose Elizabeth Tester

b. circa 1895
FatherJames Thomas Tester b. 1874
MotherEdith Mary Barber b. 2 Jun 1873, d. 1971
     Rose Elizabeth Tester was born circa 1895 at Hove, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of James Thomas Tester and Edith Mary Barber.

Citations

  1. [S73] 1911 Census for England "Class: RG14; Piece: 5065; Schedule Number: 11."

Thomas Tester

     Thomas Tester married Sarah Bull, daughter of William Bull and Sarah Bashford, on 18 April 1797 at Ditchling, Sussex, England, Thomas is of Patcham, Sarah is of this parish.1

Family

Sarah Bull b. 23 Feb 1772
Marriage*
Thomas Tester married Sarah Bull, daughter of William Bull and Sarah Bashford, on 18 April 1797 at Ditchling, Sussex, England, Thomas is of Patcham, Sarah is of this parish.1 

Citations

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

Thomas Edward Jesse Tester

b. 16 July 1894, d. December 1894
FatherJohn Tester b. 22 Sep 1864, d. 22 Apr 1939
MotherMary Packham b. 1 Sep 1865, d. 6 Dec 1931
     Thomas Edward Jesse Tester was born on 16 July 1894 at Hove, Sussex, England. He was the son of John Tester and Mary Packham.
Thomas Edward Jesse Tester was baptized on 14 September 1894 at Hove, Sussex, England.
Thomas Edward Jesse Tester died in December 1894 at Hove, Sussex, England.

Thomas James Tester

b. circa 1897
FatherJames Thomas Tester b. 1874
MotherEdith Mary Barber b. 2 Jun 1873, d. 1971
     Thomas James Tester was born circa 1897 at Hove, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of James Thomas Tester and Edith Mary Barber.

Citations

  1. [S73] 1911 Census for England "Class: RG14; Piece: 5065; Schedule Number: 11."

Veronica Mary Tester

b. 16 September 1922, d. 15 May 1992
FatherWilliam Henry Packham b. 25 May 1884, d. 1 Jan 1967
MotherJessie Winifred M Tarr b. 27 Jan 1900, d. 31 Dec 1982
     Veronica Mary Tester was born on 16 September 1922 at Chelsea, London, England.1 She was the daughter of William Henry Packham and Jessie Winifred M Tarr.
Veronica Mary Tester married Montague R Drinkwater Hewlett in 1955 at Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England.2
They had four children.
Veronica Mary Tester died on 15 May 1992 at Newport, Isle of Wight, England, at age 69. She died of cancer.

Family

Montague R Drinkwater Hewlett
Marriage*
Veronica Mary Tester married Montague R Drinkwater Hewlett in 1955 at Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England.2 

Citations

  1. [S142] General Register Office: Indexes to Births, Sep 1837-2006, "Jul-Sep 1922, Fulham, Vol 1a Page 584."
  2. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Oct-Dec 1955, Isle of Wight, Vol 6b Page 1506."

William Tewes

b. 1881, d. 1983
     William Tewes was born in 1881.
William Tewes married Jane Caroline Goldsmith, daughter of James Goldsmith and Louisa Anne Mulder, in 1918 at Victoria, Australia.
William Tewes died in 1983 at Ballarat, Victoria, Australia.

Family

Jane Caroline Goldsmith b. 1892, d. 2 Mar 1970
Marriage*
William Tewes married Jane Caroline Goldsmith, daughter of James Goldsmith and Louisa Anne Mulder, in 1918 at Victoria, Australia

Ambrose Horton Thacker

b. 29 June 1848, d. 1 September 1896
FatherWilliam Thacker
MotherMary Puttick
     Ambrose Horton Thacker was baptized on 29 June 1848 at Poynings, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of William Thacker and Mary Puttick.
Ambrose Horton Thacker married Louisa Hudson in 1874 at Cuckfield, Sussex, England.2
On 5 April 1891 Ambrose Horton Thacker lived at Clee with Weelsby, Lincolnshire, England.3
Ambrose Horton Thacker was a fish merchant in 1896.4
In 1896 Ambrose Horton Thacker lived at Hawthorne House, Park St, Great Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England.4
Ambrose Horton Thacker died on 1 September 1896 at Lincolnshire, England, at age 48.4
His estate was probated on 24 July 1897 at London, England, Effects: £762 16s 8d. Administration given to official receiver in bankruptcy.4

Family

Louisa Hudson b. 1851, d. 20 Oct 1887
Marriage*
Ambrose Horton Thacker married Louisa Hudson in 1874 at Cuckfield, 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. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Jul-Sep 1874, Cuckfield, Vol 2b Page 215."
  3. [S71] 1891 Census for England "Class: RG12; Piece: 2617; Folio: 105; Page: 49; GSU roll: 6097727."
  4. [S422] National Probate Calendar, England & Wales (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966. (https://www.ancestry.co.uk/).

Charles Alfred Thacker

b. 17 June 1880, d. 31 May 1916
FatherAmbrose Horton Thacker b. 29 Jun 1848, d. 1 Sep 1896
MotherLouisa Hudson b. 1851, d. 20 Oct 1887
     Charles Alfred Thacker was born on 17 June 1880 at Brighton, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Ambrose Horton Thacker and Louisa Hudson.
In the 1911 census Charles Alfred Thacker is a Leadind Seaman in the Royal Navy located in the Mediterranean Sea.2
Charles Alfred Thacker died on 31 May 1916 at At Sea at age 35. Killed or died as a direct result of enemy action. Body not recovered for burial. Ship HMS Queen Mary. Widow: Beatrice, 214 Newcome Road, Fratton, Portsmouth. Rank: Petty Officer 190651 (Po).
His estate was probated on 18 December 1916 at London, England, Effects: £2118 10s 5d. Probate to Beatrice Thacker (widow) and Mrs Marion Ella Dring (wife of John William Dring.)3

Citations

  1. [S71] 1891 Census for England "Class: RG12; Piece: 2617; Folio: 105; Page: 49; GSU roll: 6097727."
  2. [S73] 1911 Census for England "Class: RG14; Piece: 34973; Page: 7."
  3. [S422] National Probate Calendar, England & Wales (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966. (https://www.ancestry.co.uk/).

Jessie Thacker

b. 4 March 1878
FatherAmbrose Horton Thacker b. 29 Jun 1848, d. 1 Sep 1896
MotherLouisa Hudson b. 1851, d. 20 Oct 1887
     Jessie Thacker was born in 1878 at Brighton, Sussex, England.1
Jessie Thacker was baptized on 4 March 1878 at St Nicholas, Brighton, Sussex, England.2 She was the daughter of Ambrose Horton Thacker and Louisa Hudson.
On 31 March 1901 Jessie Thacker lived at 207 Brockley Road, Deptford, Kent, England, with her married sister Marion Dring and her cousins the Buck family.1

Family

John Walter Barber b. 1881, d. 23 Oct 1956
Children

Citations

  1. [S72] 1901 Census for England "Class: RG13; Piece: 535; Folio: 74; Page: 18."
  2. [S244] Website "Ancestry" (http://www.ancestry.co.uk/) "Ancestry.com. England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. Original data: England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013."

John Walter Thacker

b. 24 November 1902
FatherJohn Walter Barber b. 1881, d. 23 Oct 1956
MotherJessie Thacker b. 4 Mar 1878
     John Walter Thacker was born on 24 November 1902 at 15 Nassau Rd, Tottenham, Middlesex, England; father's name not given but thought to be John Walter Barber as he is living with this family for the 1911 census as a grandson and shares the same christian names.1 He was the son of John Walter Barber and Jessie Thacker.
John Walter Thacker was also known as John Walter Barber.
On 2 April 1911 John Walter Thacker lived at 205 Brockley Road, Deptford, Kent, England.2
In the 1911 census John Walter Thacker is 8 years old and living with his grandmother Marian Barber and his likely father, John Walter Barber.2
John Walter Thacker was a hotel proprietor in 1956.3
John Walter Thacker witnessed the probate of the estate of John Walter Barber on 7 December 1956 at Exeter, Devon, England; Effects: £3505 1s 2d.3

Citations

  1. [S696] Birth certificate of John Walter Thacker, born 24 Nov 1902, registered 5 Jan 1903 in the Registration District of Edmonton, Middlesex, England (GRO Index Ref: Vol 3a Page 474).
  2. [S73] 1911 Census for England "Class: RG14; Piece: 2659."
  3. [S422] National Probate Calendar, England & Wales (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966. (https://www.ancestry.co.uk/).

Marion Ella Thacker

b. 21 July 1875
FatherAmbrose Horton Thacker b. 29 Jun 1848, d. 1 Sep 1896
MotherLouisa Hudson b. 1851, d. 20 Oct 1887
     Marion Ella Thacker was baptized on 21 July 1875 at Chapel Royal, Brighton, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Ambrose Horton Thacker and Louisa Hudson.
Marion Ella Thacker married John William Dring in 1900 at Lewisham, London, England.2
On 31 March 1901 Marion Ella Thacker lived at 207 Brockley Road, Deptford, Kent, England, with her sister Jessie Thacker and her cousins the Buck family.3
Marion Ella Thacker witnessed the probate of the estate of Charles Alfred Thacker on 18 December 1916 at London, England; Effects: £2118 10s 5d. Probate to Beatrice Thacker (widow) and Mrs Marion Ella Dring (wife of John William Dring.)4

Family

John William Dring b. c 1868
Marriage*
Marion Ella Thacker married John William Dring in 1900 at Lewisham, London, England.2 

Citations

  1. [S244] Website "Ancestry" (http://www.ancestry.co.uk/) "Source Citation: Place: Brighton, Sussex, England; Collection: Chapel Royal; -; Date Range: 1867 - 1881; Film Number: 1067104."
  2. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Jul-Sep 1900, Lewisham, Vol 1d Page 2091."
  3. [S72] 1901 Census for England "Class: RG13; Piece: 535; Folio: 74; Page: 18."
  4. [S422] National Probate Calendar, England & Wales (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966. (https://www.ancestry.co.uk/).