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Robert Leeves, higgler, son of Esau Leeves, farm labourer and Jemima Leeves [Lancaster]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
16th Dec 1818
Born
In the Parish of Heathfield, Sussex
Nonconformist Registers
 
17th Jan 1819
Christened
At Heathfield Chapel in the Parish of Heathfield, Sussex; son of Esau and Jemima, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
Nonconformist Registers
 
1838
Birth of a daughter
Jemima in the Parish of Heathfield, Sussex
Heathfield Parish Registers
 
Jan to Mar 1838
Married
Phoebe Apps; registered at Hailsham District, Sussex; ref: 1838 Q1 Vol 7 Page 329
Register of marriages
 
1840
Birth of a son
Charles in the Parish of Heathfield, Sussex
Heathfield Parish Registers
 
1843
Birth of a daughter
Sarah in the Parish of Hadlow Down, Sussex
Hadlow Down Parish Registers
 
1848
Birth of a son
Amos in the Parish of Hadlow Down, Sussex
Hadlow Down Parish Registers
 
30th Mar 1851
Census
At Buxted Wood in the Parish of Buxted, Sussex; Head; occupation: higgler
1851 Census
Buxted, Sussex
 
4th Sep 1851
Birth of a son
Enos in the Parish of Buxted, Sussex
Buxted Parish Registers
 
1854
Birth of a son
Robert in the Parish of Buxted, Sussex
Hadlow Down Parish Registers
 
14th Jul 1858
Birth of a daughter
Alice in the Parish of Buxted, Sussex
Buxted Parish Registers
 
Oct to Dec 1889
Married
Sarah Ann Phipps; registered at Maidstone District, Kent; ref: 1889 Q4 Vol 2a Page 1246
Register of marriages
 
5th Apr 1891
Census
At Pound Green in the Parish of Buxted, Sussex; Robert Leeves, M, Head, married, age 70, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer
1891 Census
Buxted, Sussex

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Leaves, Leavis, Leeve, Leeves, Leevs, Leoves, Leves family records
The ancestral pedigree of Robert Leeves, higgler
  
 John Leevesm: 16th Jun 1777 All Saints Church, Heathfield, SussexSarah Parks 
 b: c 1750  b: 1753
d: January 1842 Buxted, Sussex, aged 88 years, widow
bur: 14th Jan 1842 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
  
          
Jane  Jacob William Elizabeth Joseph Hannah John Ann 
b: September 1777 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 21st Sep 1777 All Saints Church, daughter of John and Sarah
d: January 1857 Uckfield Union House, Uckfield, Sussex, aged 83 years
bur: 14th Jan 1857 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex
  b: 1780 Heathfield, Sussex, twin
ch: 9th Feb 1780 All Saints Church, son of John and Sarah
 b: 1782 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 25th Aug 1782 All Saints Church, son of John and Sarah
d: July 1829 Heathfield, Sussex, aged 47 years
bur: 11th Jul 1829 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
 b: 1785 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 26th Jun 1785 All Saints Church, daughter of John and Sarah
 b: 1788 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 2nd Mar 1788 All Saints Church, son of John and Sarah
d: April 1852 Heathfield, Sussex, aged 66 years
bur: 22nd Apr 1852 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
 b: 1790 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 18th Apr 1790 All Saints Church, daughter of John and Sarah
d: September 1796 Heathfield, Sussex, daughter of John and Sarah
bur: 28th Sep 1796 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
 b: 1792 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 10th Jun 1792 All Saints Church, son of John and Sarah
 b: 1795 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 21st Jun 1795 All Saints Church, daughter of John and Sarah
 
   Esau                   
   b: 1780 Heathfield, Sussex, twin
ch: 9th Feb 1780 All Saints Church, son of John and Sarah
d: January 1864 Heathfield, Sussex, aged 83 years
bur: 22nd Jan 1864 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
                   
                       
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 Esau Leeves
farm labourer
m: 30th Dec 1805 All Saints Church, Heathfield, SussexJemima Lancaster 
 b: 1780 Heathfield, Sussex, twin
ch: 9th Feb 1780 All Saints Church, son of John and Sarah
d: January 1864 Heathfield, Sussex, aged 83 years
bur: 22nd Jan 1864 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
  b: 1783 Herstmonceux, Sussex
ch: 26th Jan 1783 All Saints Church, daughter of Charles and Sarah Lancaster
d: January 1835 Heathfield, Sussex, aged 51 years, wife of Esau
bur: 15th Jan 1835 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
  
         
James William Harriet Ann Edward Robert Hannah Sarah 
b: 1806 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd Aug 1806 All Saints Church, son of Esau and Jemima
d: April 1880 Heathfield, Sussex, aged 73 years
bur: 8th Apr 1880 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
 b: 1808 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 15th Jul 1810 All Saints Church, aged 2 years, son of Esau and Jemima
 b: 1810 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 15th Jul 1810 All Saints Church, daughter of Esau and Jemima
 b: 1813 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 11th Apr 1813 All Saints Church, daughter of Esau and Jemima
 b: 1816 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 12th May 1816 All Saints Church, son of Esau (labourer) and Jemima
d: January 1875 Framfield, Sussex, aged 58 years
bur: 21st Jan 1875 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
 b: 16th Dec 1818 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 17th Jan 1819 Heathfield Chapel, son of Esau and Jemima, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
 b: 1822 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd Mar 1822 All Saints Church, daughter of Esau (labourer) and Jemima
d: June 1880 Hellingly Union, Hellingly, Sussex, aged 59 years
bur: 22nd Jun 1880 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
 b: 8th Jul 1824 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 8th Aug 1824 Heathfield Chapel, daughter of Esau and Jemima, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
 
                     
Parental
record
   
   
   
1st marriage Robert Leeves
higgler
m: Jan to Mar 1838
registered at Hailsham District, Sussex ref: 1838 Q1 Vol 7 Page 329
Phoebe Apps 
 b: 16th Dec 1818 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 17th Jan 1819 Heathfield Chapel, son of Esau and Jemima, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
  b: 1820 Mayfield, Sussex
d: October 1888 High Hurstwood, Buxted, Sussex, aged 68 years
bur: 27th Oct 1888 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
  
        
 Jemima Charles Sarah Amos Enos Robert Alice 
 b: 1838 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 8th Apr 1838 All Saints Church, daughter of Robert (labourer) and Leah [sic]
d: September 1842 Hadlow Down, Sussex, aged 4 years, daughter of Robert and Phoebe
bur: 29th Sep 1842 All Saints Church, Heathfield, Sussex
 b: 1840 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 5th Apr 1840 All Saints Church, daughter of Robert (labourer) and Phoebe
 b: 1843 Hadlow Down, Sussex
ch: 12th Jan 1843 St. Mark's Church, daughter of Robert (labourer) and Phoebe
 b: 1848 Hadlow Down, Sussex
ch: 6th Aug 1848 St. Mark's Church, son of Robert (higgler) and Phoebe
d: 1918 aged 71 years
 b: 4th Sep 1851 Buxted, Sussex
ch: 24th Mar 1884 St. Margaret's Church, son of Robert and Phoebe
d: April 1884 Pound Green, Buxted, Sussex, aged 33 years
bur: 4th Apr 1884 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
 b: 1854 Buxted, Sussex
ch: 4th May 1854 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex, son of Robert (poulterer) and Phoebe
 b: 14th Jul 1858 Buxted, Sussex
ch: 17th Feb 1889 St. Margaret's Church, daughter of Robert and Phoebe
 
                     
Family
record
   
2nd marriage Robert Leeves
farmer
m: Oct to Dec 1889
registered at Maidstone District, Kent ref: 1889 Q4 Vol 2a Page 1246
Sarah Ann Phipps 
 b: 16th Dec 1818 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 17th Jan 1819 Heathfield Chapel, son of Esau and Jemima, ceremony performed by Rev. John Press
 b: 1841 Ashford, Kent

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