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Benjamin Merchant, postman & house painter, son of Benjamin Marchant, sawyer and Ann Marchant [Barnes]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
1840
Born
In the Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent
Hawkhurst Parish Registers
 
Apr to June 1865
Married
Philadelphia Gringrow; registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex; ref: 1865 Q2 Vol 2b Page 121
Register of marriages
 
1868
Birth of a son
William Henry in the Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent
IGI - Family Search
 
1868
Birth of a daughter
Anne Maria in the Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent
1881 Census
Hawkhurst, Kent
 
1869
Birth of a son
George Thomas in the Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent
1881 Census
Hawkhurst, Kent
 
1871
Birth of a son
Benjamin Arthur in the Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent
1881 Census
Hawkhurst, Kent
 
1872
Birth of a daughter
Florence Fanny in the Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent
1881 Census
Hawkhurst, Kent
 
1874
Birth of a daughter
Edna in the Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent
1881 Census
Hawkhurst, Kent
 
1877
Birth of a son
Albert Edward in the Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent
1881 Census
Hawkhurst, Kent
 
1880
Birth of a daughter
Elizabeth Jane in the Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent
IGI - Family Search
 
1881
Birth of a daughter
Nellie in the Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent
IGI - Family Search
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Barretts Green Cottages 1 in the Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent; Benjamin Marchant, M, Head, married, age 40, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: postman & house painter
1881 Census
Hawkhurst, Kent
 
1885
Birth of a daughter
Bessie in the Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent
IGI - Family Search

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Marchant, Marchante, Marchaunt, Marchand, Merchant family records
The ancestral pedigree of Benjamin Merchant, postman & house painter
  
 Nicholas Merchantm: c 1720Sarah 
 b: c 1700  b: c 1700
  
   
 Martha John 
 b: 1721 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 24th Sep 1721 St Laurence Church, daughter of Nicholas Merchant and Sarah Merchant
 b: 1727 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 23rd Jul 1727 St Laurence Church, son of Nicholas Merchant and Sarah Merchant
 
      
Great-
Great-Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 John Marchantm: c 1750Jane 
 b: 1727 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 23rd Jul 1727 St Laurence Church, son of Nicholas Merchant and Sarah Merchant
  b: c 1730
  
           
John  Robert  Ann William Thomas Sarah Jesse Susannah 
b: 1752 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 20th Apr 1752 St Laurence Church, son of John Marchant and Jane Marchant
  b: 1754 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 30th Sep 1754 St Laurence Church, son of John Marchant and Jane Marchant
  b: 1758 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 1st May 1758 St Laurence Church, daughter of John Marchant and Jane Marchant
 b: 1760 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 24th Mar 1760 St Laurence Church, son of John Marchant and Jane Marchant
 b: 1764 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 2nd Jun 1764 St Laurence Church, son of John Marchant and Jane Marchant
 b: 19th May 1766 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 28th May 1766 St Laurence Church, daughter of John Marchant and Jane Marchant
 b: 1769 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 11th Dec 1769 St Laurence Church, son of John Marchant and Jane Marchant
 b: 1772 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 6th Apr 1772 St Laurence Church, daughter of John Marchant and Jane Marchant
 
   Elizabeth Jane               
   b: 1753 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 18th Jun 1753 St Laurence Church, daughter of John Marchant and Jane Marchant
 b: 1756 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 3rd May 1756 St Laurence Church, daughter of John Marchant and Jane Marchant
               
                    
Great-Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 John Marchantm: 3rd May 1780 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, KentMercy Fowle 
 b: 1752 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 20th Apr 1752 St Laurence Church, son of John Marchant and Jane Marchant
  b: c 1760
  
       
 John Harriot Robert Charlotte Ann Thomas William 
 b: 1781 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 2nd Apr 1781 St Laurence Church, son of John Marchant and Mercy Marchant
 b: 1784 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 18th Aug 1784 St Laurence Church, daughter of John Marchant and Mercy Marchant
 b: 1788 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 9th Jan 1788 St Laurence Church, son of John Marchant and Mercy Marchant
 b: 1789 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 19th Nov 1789 St Laurence Church, daughter of John Marchant and Mary Marchant
 b: 1791 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 19th Oct 1791 St Laurence Church, son of John Marchant and Mercy Marchant
 b: 1795 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 19th Mar 1795 St Laurence Church, son of John Marchant and Mercy Marchant
 
              
Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 John Marchantm: 29th Aug 1802 All Saints Church, Maidstone, KentSarah Tobit 
 b: 1781 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 2nd Apr 1781 St Laurence Church, son of John Marchant and Mercy Marchant
  b: 1776 Ockley, Surrey
  
    
 Deborah John Benjamin 
 b: 1803 Hawkhurst, Kent b: 1810 Hawkhurst, Kent b: 1812 Hawkhurst, Kent 
          
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
1st marriage Benjamin Marchant
sawyer
m: 11th Oct 1834 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, KentAnn Barnes 
 b: 1812 Hawkhurst, Kent  b: 1813 Hawkhurst, Kent
  
             
Gideon  Ann  Benjamin  Sally  Frank Charlotte Eli John 
b: 1835 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 12th Mar 1835 St Laurence Church, son of Benjamin Marchant (labourer) and Ann Marchant
  b: 1837 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 2nd Jul 1837 St Laurence Church, daughter of Benjamin Marchant (sawyer) and Ann Marchant
  b: 1840 Hawkhurst, Kent  b: 1842 Paper Mill Lane, Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 16th May 1842 St Laurence Church, daughter of Benjamin Merchant (labourer) and Anne Merchant
d: June 1842 Paper Mill Lane, Hawkhurst, Kent, aged 5 weeks
bur: 26th Jun 1842 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent
  b: 1845 Hockley, Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 7th Sep 1845 St Laurence Church, son of Benjamin Marchant (labourer) and Ann Marchant
 b: 1846 Paper Mill Lane, Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 28th Oct 1846 St Laurence Church, daughter of Benjamin Marchant (sawyer) and Anne Marchant
 b: 1848 Paper Mill Lane, Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 8th Mar 1848 St Laurence Church, son of Benjamin Marchant (sawyer) and Anne Marchant
 b: 1849 Paper Mill Lane, Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 10th Mar 1849 St Laurence Church, son of Benjamin Marchant (sawyer) and Anne Marchant
 
   William George  Walter Fanny         
   b: 1837 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 2nd Jul 1837 St Laurence Church, son of Benjamin Marchant (sawyer) and Ann Marchant
 b: 1838 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 13th Aug 1838 St Laurence Church, son of Benjamin Merchant (labourer) and Ann Merchant
  b: 1841 Ockley, Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 24th Aug 1841 St Laurence Church, son of Benjamin Merchant (sawyer) and Anne Merchant
d: January 1842 Paper Mill Lane, Hawkhurst, Kent, aged 15 months
bur: 25th Jan 1842 St Laurence Church, Hawkhurst, Kent
 b: 1843 Paper Mill lane, Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 4th Jul 1843 St Laurence Church, daughter of Benjamin Merchant (labourer) and Anne Merchant
d: 4th Jul 1843 Hawkhurst, Kent
         
                   
Parental
record
  
  
   
 Benjamin Marchant
postman & house painter
m: Apr to June 1865
registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex ref: 1865 Q2 Vol 2b Page 121
Philadelphia Gringrow 
 b: 1840 Hawkhurst, Kent  b: 1843 Hawkhurst, Kent
  
           
Anne Maria  George Thomas  Florence Fanny Edna Albert Edward Elizabeth Jane Nellie Bessie 
b: 1868 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 23rd Feb 1868 St Laurence Church, daughter of Benjamin Marchant and Philadelphia Marchant
  b: 1869 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 31st Oct 1869 St Laurence Church, son of Benjamin Marchant and Philadelphia Marchant
  b: 1872 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 8th Dec 1872 St Laurence Church, daughter of Benjamin Marchant and Philadelphia Marchant
 b: 1874 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 13th Sep 1874 St Laurence Church, daughter of Benjamin Marchant and Philadelphia Marchant
 b: 1877 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 5th Aug 1877 St Laurence Church, son of Benjamin Marchant and Phyllis Marchant
 b: 1880 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 2nd May 1880 St Laurence Church, daughter of Benjamin Marchant and Philadelphia Marchant
 b: 1881 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 21st Aug 1881 St Laurence Church, daughter of Benjamin Marchant and Philadelphia Marchant
 b: 1885 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 12th Jul 1885 St Laurence Church, daughter of Benjamin Marchant and Philadelphia Marchant
 
  William Henry Benjamin Arthur            
  b: 1868 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 23rd Feb 1868 St Laurence Church, son of Benjamin Marchant and Philadelphia Marchant
 b: 1871 Hawkhurst, Kent
ch: 26th Mar 1871 St Laurence Church, son of Benjamin Marchant and Philadelphia Marchant
            
Family
record

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