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James Sellen, farm labourer, son of Thomas Sellen, labourer and Elizabeth Sellen [Bassett]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
1808
Born
In the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
8th May 1808
Christened
At St. Dunstan Church in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex; son of Thomas Sellen and Elizabeth Sellen
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
1828
Birth of a daughter
Harriet in the County of Sussex
1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
 
29th Mar 1828
Married
Harriet Collins at St. Dunstan Church in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Marriage Registers
 
1830
Birth of a daughter
Frances in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
1831
Birth of a daughter
Charlotte in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
1834
Birth of a daughter
Elizabeth in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
1836
Birth of a son
William at Crabb Hill in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
1838
Birth of a son
James at Crabb Hill in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
1841
Birth of a daughter
Martha at Cowdens Hill in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
6th Jun 1841
Census
At Crab Cottage in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex; James Sellens, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
 
1843
Birth of a daughter
Eliza at Crabs Cottage in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
1846
Birth of a son
George in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
1848
Birth of a daughter
Ann in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
30th Mar 1851
Census
At Frant Bakers in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex; Head; widowed; occupation: farm labourer
1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
 
Oct to Dec 1860
Married
Harriet Heasman; registered at Uckfield District, Sussex; ref: 1860 Q4 Vol 2b Page 143
Register of marriages
 
7th Apr 1861
Census
At Chilley Cottage in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex; James Sellings, M, Head, married, age 53, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
 
1862
Birth of a daughter
Ann in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
 
1864
Birth of a daughter
Rosehanna in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
 
1866
Birth of a son
John in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
1869
Birth of a daughter
Alice in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
2nd Apr 1871
Census
At Pinehurst Cottage in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; James Sellings, M, Head, married, age 65, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
 
28th May 1873
Birth of a son
Henry Thomas at Pinehurst in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Derridge in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; James Sellings, M, Head, married, age 78, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourer
1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Sellens, Sellen, Sellon, Sellin, Seling, Selling, Sellings, Sellins, Sillens family records
The ancestral pedigree of James Sellen, farm labourer
  
2nd marriage Thomas Sellensm: 21st Oct 1773 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, SussexHannah Peckham 
 b: 1745
d: March 1825 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 80 years
bur: 5th Mar 1825 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
  b: 1751
d: March 1831 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 80 years
bur: 30th Mar 1831 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
  
         
Thomas Samuel Hannah Anne Mary Philadelphia Cordelia John 
b: 1774 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 25th Aug 1774 St. Dunstan Church, son of Thomas Sellens and Hannah Sellens
d: October 1839 Fletching Street, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 65 years
bur: 23rd Oct 1839 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
 b: 1776 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 28th Mar 1776 St. Dunstan Church, son of Thomas Sellens and Hannah Sellens
d: July 1834 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 58 years
bur: 16th Jul 1834 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
 b: 1778 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 5th Jan 1778 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of Thomas Sellens and Hannah Sellens
 b: 1780 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 11th Feb 1780 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of Thomas Sellens and Hannah Sellens
 b: 1782 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Mar 1782 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of Thomas Sellings and Hannah Sellings
 b: 1785 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 16th Jan 1785 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of Thomas Selling and Hannah Selling
 b: 1788 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 9th Mar 1788 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of Thomas Selling and Hannah Selling
 b: 1791 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 15th May 1791 St. Dunstan Church, son of Thomas Sellens and Hannah Sellens
 
                   
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 Thomas Sellen
labourer
m: 3rd Jun 1801 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, SussexElizabeth Bassett 
 b: 1774 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 25th Aug 1774 St. Dunstan Church, son of Thomas Sellens and Hannah Sellens
d: October 1839 Fletching Street, Mayfield, Sussex, aged 65 years
bur: 23rd Oct 1839 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
  b: 1779
d: October 1847 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 68 years
bur: 31st Oct 1847 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
  
      
 James John Frances Thomas Robert 
 b: 1808 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 8th May 1808 St. Dunstan Church, son of Thomas Sellen and Elizabeth Sellen
 b: 1812 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 28th Jun 1812 St. Dunstan Church, son of Thomas Sellings and Elizabeth Sellings
d: September 1812 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 17 weeks
bur: 22nd Sep 1812 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
 b: 1814 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 12th Jun 1814 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of Thomas Sellens (labourer) and Elizabeth Sellens
d: November 1826 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 12 years
bur: 27th Nov 1826 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
 b: 1816 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 27th May 1816 St. Dunstan Church, son of Thomas Sellin (labourer) and Elizabeth Sellin
 b: 1820 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 16th Jul 1820 St. Dunstan Church, son of Thomas Sellin (labourer) and Elizabeth Sellin
 
             
Parental
record
   
   
   
1st marriage James Sellings
farm labourer
m: 29th Mar 1828 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, SussexHarriet Collins 
 b: 1808 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 8th May 1808 St. Dunstan Church, son of Thomas Sellen and Elizabeth Sellen
  b: 1807 Sussex
d: December 1848 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 41 years
bur: 28th Dec 1848 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
  
           
Harriet  Charlotte  William James Martha Eliza George Ann 
b: 1828 Sussex  b: 1831 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 11th Dec 1831 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of James Sellin (labourer) and Harriet Sellin
  b: 1836 Crabb Hill, Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Mar 1836 St. Dunstan Church, son of James Sellen (labourer) and Harriet Sellen
 b: 1838 Crabb Hill, Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 18th Mar 1838 St. Dunstan Church, son of James Sellin (labourer) and Harriet Sellin
 b: 1841 Cowdens Hill, Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd Jan 1841 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of James Sellins (labourer) and Harriet Sellins
 b: 1843 Crabs Cottage, Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd Sep 1843 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of James Sellen (labourer) and Harriet Sellen
 b: 1846 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd May 1846 St. Dunstan Church, son of James Sellens (labourer) and Harriet Sellens
 b: 1848 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 29th Dec 1848 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of James Sellings (labourer) and Harriet Sellings
d: January 1849 Mayfield, Sussex, aged 6 weeks
bur: 24th Jan 1849 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
 
  Frances Elizabeth            
  b: 1830 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 28th Mar 1830 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of James Sellins (labourer) and Harriet Sellins
 b: 1834 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 9th Feb 1834 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of James Sellin (labourer) and Harriet Sellin
            
                 
Family
record
    
2nd marriage James Sellings
farm labourer
m: Oct to Dec 1860
registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: 1860 Q4 Vol 2b Page 143
Harriet Heasman 2nd marriage
 b: 1808 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 8th May 1808 St. Dunstan Church, son of Thomas Sellen and Elizabeth Sellen
  b: 1832 Rotherfield, Sussex
d: Jan to Mar 1907 aged 73 years registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: 1907 Q1 Vol 2b Page 93
  
      
 Ann Rosehanna John Alice Henry Thomas 
 b: 1862 Rotherfield, Sussex b: 1864 Rotherfield, Sussex b: 1866 Rotherfield, Sussex b: 1869 Rotherfield, Sussex b: 28th May 1873 Pinehurst, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 10th Aug 1873 St. Denys Church, son of James Selling (labourer) and Harriet Selling
 

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