Roger/Pat's paternal great great grandfather Roger/Pat's paternal great great grandmother

John Thomas married 18 December 1831, Westfield, Sussex to Ann Wilson
(Source IGI index, familysearch.org)


BORN c. 1808-1809 (1841 census "30", aged 52 in 1861 census, 1881 census 71) in Westfield Sussex. Baptised 3 November 1811 (info. Ruth Carter, Westfield Online Parish Clerk)

BORN c. 1808-1810, Guestling Sussex (1841 census, "30", 1861 census aged 53, 1871 census aged 61, 1881 census aged 71, 1891 census 77 [sic]). 1891 census says she was born at Ore (now eastern suburb of Hastings -- very close to Guestling

DIED 18 December 1886 at Westfield, aged 78, ?farm? labourer. Cause of death: old age [plus can't decipher]. Present at death Harriet Thomas [?daughter in law, see below]. POSSIBLY then living with son Walter and his wife Harriet and family, see wife's address in 1891

DIED 3 May 1893, Union Workhouse, Battle, aged 80, a general labourer's widow of Westfield. Cause of death: old age, exhaustion

OCCUPATION

1841 census: agricultural labourer

OCCUPATION

1891 census: Laundress

ADDRESS

1841, 1851 1871, 1881 census: Old Workhouse, Westfield, Sussex

1861 census: 3 Old Workhouse, Westfield

 

 

 

ADDRESS

1841-1881 census: as husband

1891 census: with son Walter, daughter in law Harriet and family at Valley View Villa, Westfield

KNOWN CHILDREN

MARTHA born 1833-34 aged 7 in 1841; can't trace in 1851 census; possibly married (to George Watson?) Jul-Aug-Sep 1853 Battle 2b 83. Can't find in 1861 census, but in Westfield with George (agric labourer) and family in 1871

WALTER born 1835-36 aged 5 in 1841, 15 in 1851 census. Married Harriet Miles, Apr, May, Jun 1863, Battle 2b 82

JOHN born 1838-39 aged 2 in 1841, 13 in 1851 census

DELIA born 1839-40 aged 11 in 1851 census

WILLIAM [WILLIAM BENJAMIN] great grandfather b 12 June 1846, aged 4 in 1851

Probably RICHARD died 4 September 1847, Westfield, aged 1 day. Son of John Thomas, labourer, cause of death "congestion of the lungs". Present at death is Harriet Thomas, presumably John's sister-in-law, wife of his brother James.

MARY ANN born 1848-49. aged 2 in 1851 census, 11 in 1861 census, possibly Jul, Aug, Sep 1849, Battle 7 276

 

 

PARENTS

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PARENTS

????Wilson

Richard Thomas/ Philadelphia née Parsons