Thomas Ovenden

b. circa 1705
Last Edited: 11 Apr 2020

Family:

Elizabeth Ashdown b. 7 Feb 1701/2

Child:

Mary Ovenden+ b. 28 Oct 1733, d. 1815

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S846] Will of William Ashdown the elder of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Dec 1735, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 16 Sep 1737. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/55/197B).

Elizabeth Ashdown

b. 7 February 1701/2

Parents:

Father: William Ashdown b. 1 Jul 1666, d. 1737
Mother: Jane Moone b. 27 Sep 1663, d. 1754
Last Edited: 2 Dec 2019

Family:

Thomas Ovenden b. c 1705

Child:

Mary Ovenden+ b. 28 Oct 1733, d. 1815

Citations

  1. [S23] Online Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S846] Will of William Ashdown the elder of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Dec 1735, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 16 Sep 1737. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/55/197B).

Hannah Ashdown

b. 30 January 1711/12

Parents:

Father: William Ashdown b. 1 Jul 1666, d. 1737
Mother: Jane Moone b. 27 Sep 1663, d. 1754
Last Edited: 6 Dec 2019

Family:

Thomas Arcoll

Children:

Thomas Arcoll b. 29 May 1743
Hannah Arcoll b. 6 Nov 1745
Mary Arcoll b. 24 May 1748
Martha Arcoll b. 26 Nov 1751

Citations

  1. [S23] Online Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S846] Will of William Ashdown the elder of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Dec 1735, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 16 Sep 1737. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/55/197B).
  3. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Thomas Arcoll

Last Edited: 6 Dec 2019

Family:

Hannah Ashdown b. 30 Jan 1711/12

Children:

Thomas Arcoll b. 29 May 1743
Hannah Arcoll b. 6 Nov 1745
Mary Arcoll b. 24 May 1748
Martha Arcoll b. 26 Nov 1751

Citations

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

John Paine

Last Edited: 6 Dec 2019

Family:

Hannah Arcoll b. 6 Nov 1745

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S388] Website "FamilySearch" (http://www.familysearch.org/) "Film: 1886070; Image: 219."
  3. [S844] Will of Thomas Ashdown of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 23 Feb 1788, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 26 Jun 1788. (ESRO: PBT 1/1/65/575).

Mary Arcoll

b. 24 May 1748

Parents:

Father: Thomas Arcoll
Mother: Hannah Ashdown b. 30 Jan 1711/12
Last Edited: 6 Dec 2019

Family:

Thomas Piper

Citations

  1. [S23] Online Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S388] Website "FamilySearch" (http://www.familysearch.org/) "Film: 1886070; Image: 219."
  4. [S844] Will of Thomas Ashdown of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 23 Feb 1788, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 26 Jun 1788. (ESRO: PBT 1/1/65/575).

Jane Moone

b. 27 September 1663, d. 1754

Parents:

Father: Thomas Moone
Mother: Sarah (?)
Last Edited: 2 Dec 2019

Family:

William Ashdown b. 1 Jul 1666, d. 1737

Children:

Anne Ashdown b. 4 Apr 1693
Mary Ashdown+ b. 8 Sep 1694
William Ashdown b. 14 Apr 1696
Jane Ashdown b. 13 Jun 1698
John Ashdown+ b. 2 Apr 1700, d. 1766
Elizabeth Ashdown+ b. 7 Feb 1701/2
Sarah Ashdown+ b. 27 Jan 1704/5, d. 1773
Barbara Ashdown b. 28 Mar 1707, d. 1712
Thomas Ashdown b. 14 Aug 1709, d. 1788
Hannah Ashdown+ b. 30 Jan 1711/12
Alice Ashdown+ b. 21 Apr 1714, d. 1762

Citations

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

Anne Ashdown

b. 4 April 1693

Parents:

Father: William Ashdown b. 1 Jul 1666, d. 1737
Mother: Jane Moone b. 27 Sep 1663, d. 1754
Last Edited: 2 Dec 2019

Family:

John Everden

Citations

  1. [S23] Online Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S846] Will of William Ashdown the elder of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Dec 1735, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 16 Sep 1737. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/55/197B).

Mary Ashdown

b. 8 September 1694

Parents:

Father: William Ashdown b. 1 Jul 1666, d. 1737
Mother: Jane Moone b. 27 Sep 1663, d. 1754
Last Edited: 6 Dec 2019

Family:

Anthony Taylor d. 1734

Children:

Mary Taylor b. 20 Mar 1727/28
Elizabeth Taylor b. 27 Sep 1729

Citations

  1. [S23] Online Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S846] Will of William Ashdown the elder of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Dec 1735, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 16 Sep 1737. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/55/197B).

Jane Ashdown

b. 13 June 1698

Parents:

Father: William Ashdown b. 1 Jul 1666, d. 1737
Mother: Jane Moone b. 27 Sep 1663, d. 1754
Last Edited: 2 Dec 2019

Family:

George Hutchinson

Citations

  1. [S23] Online Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S846] Will of William Ashdown the elder of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Dec 1735, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 16 Sep 1737. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/55/197B).

Sarah Ashdown

b. 27 January 1704/5, d. 1773

Parents:

Father: William Ashdown b. 1 Jul 1666, d. 1737
Mother: Jane Moone b. 27 Sep 1663, d. 1754
Last Edited: 6 Dec 2019

Family:

Matthew Ovenden d. 1768

Children:

Matthew Ovenden b. 24 Jan 1730/31, d. 1788
Sarah Ovenden b. 13 May 1733
Thomas Ovenden b. 2 Feb 1734/35

Citations

  1. [S23] Online Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S846] Will of William Ashdown the elder of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Dec 1735, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 16 Sep 1737. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/55/197B).
  4. [S25] Online Index to Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Barbara Ashdown

b. 28 March 1707, d. 1712

Parents:

Father: William Ashdown b. 1 Jul 1666, d. 1737
Mother: Jane Moone b. 27 Sep 1663, d. 1754
Last Edited: 2 Dec 2019

Citations

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

Alice Ashdown

b. 21 April 1714, d. 1762

Parents:

Father: William Ashdown b. 1 Jul 1666, d. 1737
Mother: Jane Moone b. 27 Sep 1663, d. 1754
Last Edited: 6 Dec 2019

Family:

Thomas Brown

Children:

Thomas Brown b. 25 Nov 1741
William Brown b. c 1743, d. 1798
Anne Brown b. 8 May 1746, d. 1826
Richard Brown b. 13 Nov 1748
Mary Brown b. 1 Sep 1751
Betty Brown b. 26 Feb 1756

Citations

  1. [S23] Online Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S846] Will of William Ashdown the elder of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Dec 1735, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 16 Sep 1737. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/55/197B).
  3. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  4. [S25] Online Index to Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Anthony Taylor

d. 1734
Last Edited: 6 Dec 2019

Family:

Mary Ashdown b. 8 Sep 1694

Children:

Mary Taylor b. 20 Mar 1727/28
Elizabeth Taylor b. 27 Sep 1729

Citations

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

Matthew Ovenden

d. 1768
Last Edited: 6 Dec 2019

Family:

Sarah Ashdown b. 27 Jan 1704/5, d. 1773

Children:

Matthew Ovenden b. 24 Jan 1730/31, d. 1788
Sarah Ovenden b. 13 May 1733
Thomas Ovenden b. 2 Feb 1734/35

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S846] Will of William Ashdown the elder of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Dec 1735, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 16 Sep 1737. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/55/197B).
  3. [S25] Online Index to Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

George Hutchinson

Last Edited: 2 Dec 2019

Family:

Jane Ashdown b. 13 Jun 1698

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S846] Will of William Ashdown the elder of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Dec 1735, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 16 Sep 1737. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/55/197B).

John Everden

Last Edited: 2 Dec 2019

Family:

Anne Ashdown b. 4 Apr 1693

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S846] Will of William Ashdown the elder of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Dec 1735, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 16 Sep 1737. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/55/197B).

Thomas Moone

Last Edited: 2 Dec 2019

Family:

Sarah (?)

Child:

Jane Moone+ b. 27 Sep 1663, d. 1754

Sarah (?)

Last Edited: 2 Dec 2019
  • Marriage*: Sarah (?) married Thomas Moone circa 1660 at England.
  • Married Name: As of circa 1660, her married name was Moone.

Family:

Thomas Moone

Child:

Jane Moone+ b. 27 Sep 1663, d. 1754

William Ashdown

b. 14 April 1696

Parents:

Father: William Ashdown b. 1 Jul 1666, d. 1737
Mother: Jane Moone b. 27 Sep 1663, d. 1754
Last Edited: 2 Dec 2019

Citations

  1. [S23] Online Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S846] Will of William Ashdown the elder of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Dec 1735, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 16 Sep 1737. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/55/197B).

William Ashdown

b. 6 June 1624, d. 1706

Parents:

Father: John Ashdown b. 22 Apr 1595
Mother: Charity Sawyer
Last Edited: 18 Oct 2020

Family:

Mary Mercer

Children:

John Ashdown b. 27 Nov 1664, d. 1665
William Ashdown+ b. 1 Jul 1666, d. 1737
Elizabeth Ashdown b. 21 Sep 1673
John Ashdown b. 5 Mar 1675/76

Citations

  1. [S23] Online Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S151] Index to West Kent Marriages, KFHS CD-ROM36, 1538-1812, compiled by Sydney Smith, 59 Friar Road, Orpington Kent BR5 2BW, England.
  3. [S388] Website "FamilySearch" (http://www.familysearch.org/) "Film no: 1067279, Image no: 260-265."
  4. [S25] Online Index to Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Mary Mercer

Last Edited: 18 Oct 2020

Family:

William Ashdown b. 6 Jun 1624, d. 1706

Children:

John Ashdown b. 27 Nov 1664, d. 1665
William Ashdown+ b. 1 Jul 1666, d. 1737
Elizabeth Ashdown b. 21 Sep 1673
John Ashdown b. 5 Mar 1675/76

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 Ashdown

b. 21 September 1673

Parents:

Father: William Ashdown b. 6 Jun 1624, d. 1706
Mother: Mary Mercer
Last Edited: 6 Dec 2019

Family:

William Farrant

Citations

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

John Ashdown

b. 5 March 1675/76

Parents:

Father: William Ashdown b. 6 Jun 1624, d. 1706
Mother: Mary Mercer
Last Edited: 19 Mar 2020

Citations

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

John Ashdown

b. 27 November 1664, d. 1665

Parents:

Father: William Ashdown b. 6 Jun 1624, d. 1706
Mother: Mary Mercer
Last Edited: 2 Dec 2019

Citations

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

William Ashdown

b. 2 February 1650/51, d. 1692

Parents:

Father: John Ashdown b. 23 Nov 1619
Mother: Millicent Morley d. 1682
Last Edited: 2 May 2020
  • Baptism*: William Ashdown was baptized on 2 February 1650/51 at St Denys, Rotherfield, Sussex, England.
  • He was the son of John Ashdown and Millicent Morley.
  • Anecdote: Rotherfield Churchwarden's Accounts Book: 132 note of a vestry decision concerning a woman's seat belonging to Thomas Maynard's tenement called Stonehurst, claimed by the wife of William Ashdown; 4 Nov 1682.1
  • Will*: William Ashdown left a will made on 30 January 1691/92 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.2
  • Anecdote*: William ASHDOWN of Rotherfield, yeoman 1692
    (ESRO: PBT 1/1/41/13A)
    Made: 30 Jan 1691/2
    Proved: 21 May 1692
    Familysearch: Film: 1885906; image: 693
    In the name of God Amen I William Ashdown of [being of sound mind & memory interlined] Rotherfield in the County of Sussex yeoman doo make publish & declare this to bee my last will & testament under my hand a seale in writeing as followeth Imprim I comend my soule into the hand of God my body to decent buriall Itm I give & bequeath unto Jane Mary Anne Elizabeth & Thomas Ashhdowne the five children of my brother Thomas Ashdowne fifteen pounds equally to bee divided among them that is to say to each of them three pounds to bee paid to them severally as they shall severally attaine & to accomplish their severall ages of one & twenty yeers Itm I give unto Mary & William Goldsmith the two youngest of my sisters children tenn pounds a peece to bee paid at their full ages of one & twenty yeers I give to my brother John Ashdowne my brother Thomas Ashdowne & to my sister Mary Buckwell fifteen shillings that is to say to each of them five shillings a peece to bee severally paid unto them within one yeer after my decease Itm all the rest of my money goods chattles & psonall estate whatsoever I doo give unto my sisters sonne John Goldsmith whom I doo constitute ordaine & make sole executor of this my last will & testament. Witnes my hand & seale hereunto sett the thirtith day of January in the yeer of or Lord one thousand six hundred ninety & one
    William Ashdowne his X marke
    [End of page reached – the following written to the left of Will & perpendicular to the page]
    Sealed signed published & declared to bee his last will & testament these words (being of sound mind & memory) first interlined in the psence of
    John Acococke, John Relfe, John Smith
    Probate: 21 May 1692
    Eo quod Johoas Goldsmith Erd hyiua Testamenta in minoritate fuaita Eaislil quod. etc.
    [gives administration to John Goldsmith the father as John Goldsmith the son, the executor, is a minor]
    (Transcribed by Ann Dalton, 1 Dec 2019.)
  • Death*: William Ashdown died in 1692 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.
  • Burial*: William Ashdown was buried on 19 April 1692 at St Denys, Rotherfield, Sussex, England, "son of John the elder."3

Citations

  1. [S108] Churchwardens' account book for Rotherfield, 1510-1675. (ESRO: PAR 465/10/3/1).
  2. [S847] Will of William Ashdown of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 30 Jan 1691/92, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 21 May 1692. (ESRO: PBT 1/1/41/13A).
  3. [S25] Online Index to Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

John Ashdown

b. 23 November 1619

Parents:

Father: John Ashdown b. 22 Apr 1595
Mother: Charity Sawyer
Last Edited: 2 Jun 2021

Family:

Millicent Morley d. 1682

Children:

John Ashdown b. 5 Oct 1645, d. Dec 1645
John Ashdown+ b. 6 Dec 1646
Elizabeth Ashdown+ b. 13 Feb 1647/48, d. 1696
William Ashdown b. 2 Feb 1650/51, d. 1692
Mary Ashdown b. 11 Feb 1654/55
Thomas Ashdown+ b. 4 Dec 1660, d. c 1697

Citations

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

Millicent Morley

d. 1682
Last Edited: 3 Dec 2019

Family:

John Ashdown b. 23 Nov 1619

Children:

John Ashdown b. 5 Oct 1645, d. Dec 1645
John Ashdown+ b. 6 Dec 1646
Elizabeth Ashdown+ b. 13 Feb 1647/48, d. 1696
William Ashdown b. 2 Feb 1650/51, d. 1692
Mary Ashdown b. 11 Feb 1654/55
Thomas Ashdown+ b. 4 Dec 1660, d. c 1697

Citations

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

Thomas Ashdown

b. 4 December 1660, d. circa 1697

Parents:

Father: John Ashdown b. 23 Nov 1619
Mother: Millicent Morley d. 1682
Last Edited: 3 Dec 2019

Family:

Jane Parker d. 1700

Children:

Jane Ashdown b. 22 May 1681
Mary Ashdown b. 4 Jun 1682
Anne Ashdown b. 20 Apr 1684
Elizabeth Ashdown b. 20 Sep 1685
John Ashdown b. 22 Jan 1687/88
Thomas Ashdown b. 15 Feb 1690/91

Citations

  1. [S23] Online Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S847] Will of William Ashdown of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 30 Jan 1691/92, proved in the Archdeaconry court of Lewes, 21 May 1692. (ESRO: PBT 1/1/41/13A).