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Alfred Marchant, beerhouse keeper and farmer, son of Thomas Marchant, master shoe maker and Mary Marchant
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
13th Apr 1840
Born
In the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
6th Jun 1841
Census
At Jarvis Brook [Mount Pleasant] in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Alfred Marchant, M, [Son], age 1, born Sussex
1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
4th Apr 1847
Christened
At St. Denys Church in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; age at christening: 6 years, son of Thomas Marchant (shoemaker) and Mary Marchant
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
30th Mar 1851
Census
At Cock Mount in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Son; occupation: scholar
1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
7th Apr 1861
Census
At Jarvis Brook in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Alfred Marchant, M, Son, single, age 28, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: shoemaker
1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
 
31st Aug 1861
Married
Eliza Martin at Clapham Holy Trinity in the Parish of Lambeth, London; witnesses: William and M… Doggett
London Metropolitan Archives
 
1862
Birth of a son
Henry in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
1865
Birth of a son
Louis Thomas in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
2nd Apr 1871
Census
At Jarvis Brook in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Alfred Marchant, M, Head, widowed, age 30, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: master cordwainer
1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
 
7th Dec 1878
Married
Mary Jane Grigsby at West Hackney in the County of Middlesex; witnesses: Rchard Grigsby and Helen Turk
London Metropolitan Archives
 
22nd Jan 1879
Birth of a son
Charles James in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
22nd Jan 1879
Birth of a daughter
Mercy Ruth in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
27th Jan 1880
Birth of a daughter
Annie Mercy in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
9th Mar 1881
Birth of a son
Thomas at Mount Pleasant, Jarvis Brook in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Wheat Sheaf Inn, Jarvis Brook in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Alfred Marchant, M, Head, married, age 40, born Rotherfield; occupation: beerhouse keeper
1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
11th Jul 1882
Birth of a daughter
Mary Ann at Jarvis Brook in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; registered at Uckfield District, Sussex; ref: 1882 Q3 Vol 2b Page 121
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
24th Aug 1883
Birth of a son
Alfred at Mount Pleasant in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
3rd Sep 1885
Birth of a daughter
Rose Minnie at Jarvis Brook in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
1887
Birth of a son
Thomas at Mount Pleasant, Jarvis Brook in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
5th Apr 1891
Census
At Sand Hill in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Alfred Marchant, M, Head, married, age 50, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer and shoe maker
1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
2nd Apr 1911
Census
At Sand Hill Farm, Jarvis Brook in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Alfred Marchant, M, Head, married, age 70, born Jarvis Brook, Sussex; occupation: farmer
1911 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
10th Apr 1912
Died
At Sandhill Farm in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; aged 71 years
Rotherfield Burial Registers
 
after 10th Apr 1912
Buried
At St. Denys Church in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Burial Registers
 
Headstone

In
Loving memory of
ALFRED MARCHANT
Late of Sandhill Farm Jarvis Brook
Died 10th April 1912 aged 71
Also of
MARY JANE MARCHANT
Wife of the above
Died 17th Nov 1928 aged 86
At rest

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Marchant, Marchante, Marchaunt, Marchand, Merchant family records
The ancestral pedigree of Alfred Marchant, beerhouse keeper and farmer
  
1st marriage Thomas Marchant
cordwainer
m: 31st May 1726 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexElizabeth Sevenoake 
 b: c 1705
d: March 1758 Crowborough, Sussex, cordwainer
bur: 28th Mar 1758 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: c 1705
d: September 1734 Rotherfield, Sussex, wife of Thomas
bur: 23rd Sep 1734 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
   
 Thomas John 
 b: December 1726 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Dec 1726 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Marchant and Elizabeth Marchant
 b: 1727 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 13th Oct 1727 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Marchant and Elizabeth Marchant
d: April 1742 Mayfield, Sussex
bur: 8th Apr 1742 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
      
Great-Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 Thomas Marchantm: 1st May 1758 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexMary Wenham 
 b: December 1726 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Dec 1726 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Marchant and Elizabeth Marchant
  b: c 1735
  
       
 Thomas John Edward William Mary Elizabeth 
 b: 1761 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 23rd Apr 1761 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Marchant and Mary Marchant
d: February 1814 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 52 years
bur: 19th Feb 1814 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1763 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 23rd May 1763 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Marchant and Mary Marchant
d: May 1829 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 65 years
bur: 10th May 1829 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1766 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 23rd Apr 1766 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Marchant and Mary Marchant
d: May 1767 Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Thomas and Mary
bur: 14th May 1767 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1768 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 30th Jul 1768 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Marchant and Mary Marchant
d: June 1769 Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Thomas and Mary
bur: 1st Jul 1769 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1771 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 22nd Mar 1771 St. Denys Church, daughter of Thomas Marchant and Mary Marchant
d: July 1771 Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of Thomas and Mary
bur: 18th Jul 1771 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1773 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 28th Dec 1773 St. Denys Church, daughter of Thomas Marchant and Mary Marchant
 
               
Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 Thomas Marchantm: 20th May 1793 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexElizabeth Goodman 
 b: 1761 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 23rd Apr 1761 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Marchant and Mary Marchant
d: February 1814 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 52 years
bur: 19th Feb 1814 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1765
d: May 1829 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 64 years, widow of Thomas
bur: 6th May 1829 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
        
 Elizabeth Mary Thomas Annesley Thomas John Edward 
 b: 1794 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 10th Apr 1794 St. Denys Church, daughter of Thomas Merchant and Elizabeth Merchant
 b: 1795 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Oct 1795 St. Denys Church, daughter of Thomas Marchant and Elizabeth Marchant
 b: 1797 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Jan 1797 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Marchant and Elizabeth Marchant
d: April 1797 Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Thomas and Eliza
bur: 19th Apr 1797 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1798 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 9th Sep 1798 St. Denys Church, daughter of Thomas Marchant and Elizabeth Marchant
 b: 1800 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 10th May 1800 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Marchant and Elizabeth Marchant
d: February 1865 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 64 years
bur: 5th Feb 1865 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1802 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 12th Apr 1802 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Marchant and Elizabeth Marchant
d: May 1805 Rotherfield, Sussex, son of Thomas and Elizabeth
bur: 28th May 1805 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1803 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 25th Sep 1803 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Marchant and Elizabeth Marchant
d: August 1863 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 59 years
bur: 20th Aug 1863 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
                   
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
2nd marriage Thomas Marchant
master shoe maker
m: c 1835Mary 
 b: 1800 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 10th May 1800 St. Denys Church, son of Thomas Marchant and Elizabeth Marchant
d: February 1865 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 64 years
bur: 5th Feb 1865 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1811 Rotherfield, Sussex
d: January 1891 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 80 years
bur: 10th Jan 1891 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
      
 Mary Ann Alfred Henry Eliza Ellen 
 b: 19th Jan 1837 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Apr 1847 St. Denys Church, age at christening: 10 years, daughter of Thomas Marchant (shoemaker) and Mary Marchant
 b: 13th Apr 1840 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Apr 1847 St. Denys Church, age at christening: 6 years, son of Thomas Marchant (shoemaker) and Mary Marchant
d: 10th Apr 1912 Sandhill Farm, Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 71 years
bur: after 10th Apr 1912 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 25th Dec 1843 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Apr 1847 St. Denys Church, age at christening: 4 years, son of Thomas Marchant (shoemaker) and Mary Marchant
d: 16th Jan 1915 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 72 years
bur: after 16th Jan 1915 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 22nd Aug 1845 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Apr 1847 St. Denys Church, age at christening: 1 year, daughter of Thomas Marchant (shoemaker) and Mary Marchant
 b: 8th Jun 1848 Cock Mount, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Aug 1848 St. Denys Church, daughter of Thomas Marchant (shoemaker) and Mary Marchant
 
              
Parental
record
   
   
   
1st marriage Alfred Marchant
beerhouse keeper and farmer
m: 31st Aug 1861 Clapham Holy Trinity, Lambeth, London
witnesses: William and M… Doggett
Eliza Martin 
 b: 13th Apr 1840 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Apr 1847 St. Denys Church, age at christening: 6 years, son of Thomas Marchant (shoemaker) and Mary Marchant
d: 10th Apr 1912 Sandhill Farm, Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 71 years
bur: after 10th Apr 1912 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1840 daughter of Joseph Martin
d: November 1867 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 27 years
bur: 20th Nov 1867 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
   
 Henry Louis Thomas 
 b: 1862 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 12th Oct 1862 St. Denys Church, son of Alfred Marchant (cordwainer) and Eliza Marchant
 b: 1865 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 13th Aug 1865 St. Denys Church, son of Alfred Marchant (bootmaker) and Eliza Marchant
 
      
Family
record
   
2nd marriage Alfred Marchant
beerhouse keeper and farmer
m: 7th Dec 1878 West Hackney, Middlesex
witnesses: Rchard Grigsby and Helen Turk
Mary Jane Grigsby 
 b: 13th Apr 1840 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Apr 1847 St. Denys Church, age at christening: 6 years, son of Thomas Marchant (shoemaker) and Mary Marchant
d: 10th Apr 1912 Sandhill Farm, Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 71 years
bur: after 10th Apr 1912 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1842 Lamberhurst, Kent and Sussex, daughter of Richard Grigsby
d: 17th Nov 1928 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 86 years
bur: after 17th Nov 1928 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
         
Mercy Ruth Charles James Annie Mercy Thomas Mary Ann Alfred Rose Minnie Thomas 
b: 22nd Jan 1879 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 22nd Feb 1879 St. Denys Church, twin, daughter of Alfred Marchant (cordwainer) and Mary Jane Marchant
d: before 27th Feb 1879 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 1 month
bur: 27th Feb 1879 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 22nd Jan 1879 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 22nd Feb 1879 St. Denys Church, twin, son of Alfred Marchant (cordwainer) and Mary Jane Marchant
 b: 27th Jan 1880 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 5th Apr 1880 St. Denys Church, daughter of Alfred Marchant (bootmaker) and Mary Jane Marchant
d: September 1880 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 7 months
bur: 18th Sep 1880 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 9th Mar 1881 Mount Pleasant, Jarvis Brook, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 7th May 1881 St. Denys Church, son of Alfred Marchant (shoemaker) and Mary Jane Marchant
d: June 1881 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 3 months
bur: 11th Jun 1881 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 11th Jul 1882 Jarvis Brook, Rotherfield, Sussex registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: 1882 Q3 Vol 2b Page 121
ch: 10th Sep 1882 St. Denys Church, daughter of Alfred Marchant (shoemaker) and Mary Jane Marchant
 b: 24th Aug 1883 Mount Pleasant, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 14th Oct 1883 St. Denys Church, son of Alfred Marchant (shoemaker) and Mary Jane Marchant
 b: 3rd Sep 1885 Jarvis Brook, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 27th Sep 1885 St. Denys Church, daughter of Alfred Marchant (cordwainer) and Mary Jane Marchant
 b: 1887 Mount Pleasant, Jarvis Brook, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 21st Aug 1887 St. Denys Church, son of Alfred Marchant (boot maker) and Mary Marchant
 

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