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Matthew Tester, farm labourer, son of Matthew Tester, farm labourer and Caroline Tester [Gilbert]
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Date
Type
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1831
Born
In the Parish of Withyham, Sussex
Withyham Parish Registers
 
7th Jul 1831
Christened
At St. Michael's Church in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex; son of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Cary Tester
Withyham Parish Registers
 
6th Jun 1841
Census
At Brownsbrook in the Parish of Buxted, Sussex; Mathew Tester, M, [Son], age 9, born Sussex
1841 Census
Buxted, Sussex
 
30th Mar 1851
Census
At Brownsbrook in the Parish of Buxted, Sussex; Son; occupation: employed on the farm
1851 Census
Buxted, Sussex
 
c 1853
Married
Harriet Ridley
 
 
1854
Birth of a son
James in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex
Maresfield Parish Registers
 
1856
Birth of a daughter
Millie in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex
Maresfield Parish Registers
 
1858
Birth of a son
Frederic in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex
Maresfield Parish Registers
 
1860
Birth of a son
Walter in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex
Maresfield Parish Registers
 
1862
Birth of a daughter
Julia in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex
Maresfield Parish Registers
 
1864
Birth of a daughter
Anne in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex
Maresfield Parish Registers
 
1866
Birth of a daughter
Mary in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex
Maresfield Parish Registers
 
1868
Birth of a daughter
Alice in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex
Maresfield Parish Registers
 
1870
Birth of a son
George in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex
Maresfield Parish Registers
 
1872
Birth of a daughter
Emily in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex
Maresfield Parish Registers
 
1874
Birth of a daughter
Ada in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex
Maresfield Parish Registers
 
1877
Birth of a son
Owen in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex
Maresfield Parish Registers
 
1878
Birth of a daughter
Kate in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex
Maresfield Parish Registers
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Fairwarp in the Parish of Maresfield, Sussex; Matthew Tester, M, Head, married, age 49, born Maresfield; occupation: farm labourer
1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Tester, Testor, Teaster, Testa family records
The ancestral pedigree of Matthew Tester, farm labourer
  
 James Testerm: 10th Dec 1783 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, SussexElizabeth Cheesman 
 b: 1752
d: May 1836 Maresfield, Sussex, aged 84 years
bur: 12th May 1836 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  b: 1762 Sussex
d: April 1845 Maresfield, Sussex, aged 82 years
bur: 3rd Apr 1845 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  
          
John  Charles Stephen George Richard Mark Luke Matthew 
b: 1784 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 11th Jul 1784 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of James Testor and Elizabeth Testor
  b: 1788 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 28th Aug 1788 St. Michael's Church, son of James Tester and Elizabeth Tester
d: May 1875 High Hurst Wood, Buxted, Sussex, aged 89 years
bur: 4th May 1875 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
 b: 1791 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 2nd Jan 1791 St. Michael's Church, son of James Tester and Elizabeth Tester
d: March 1841 Hartfield, Sussex, aged 49 years
bur: 14th Mar 1841 St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex
 b: 1793 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 27th Apr 1793 St. Michael's Church, son of James Tester and Elizabeth Tester
d: February 1840 Maresfield, Sussex, aged 47 years
bur: 13th Feb 1840 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
 b: 1795 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 20th Sep 1795 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of James Testor and Elizabeth Testor
d: December 1875 Withyham, Sussex, aged 78 years
bur: 20th Dec 1875 St. John's Chapel, Withyham, Sussex
 b: 1798 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 24th Jun 1798 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of James Testor and Elizabeth Testor
d: July 1875 East Grinstead Union, aged 74 years
bur: 3rd Jul 1875 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
 b: 1801 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Jun 1801 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of James Testor and Elizabeth Testor
d: December 1861 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 65 years
bur: 1st Dec 1861 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1801 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Jun 1801 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of James Testor and Elizabeth Testor
d: Apr to June 1873 aged 72 years registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: 1873 Q2 Vol 2b Page 81
 
  James                     
  b: 1786 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 18th Mar 1786 St. Michael's Church, son of James Tester and Elizabeth Tester
d: May 1862 Buxted, Sussex, aged 77 years
bur: 4th May 1862 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
                     
                        
Grandfather
record
   
   
    
 Matthew Tester
farm labourer
m: 10th Apr 1828 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, SussexCaroline Gilbert 
 b: 1801 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Jun 1801 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of James Testor and Elizabeth Testor
d: Apr to June 1873 aged 72 years registered at Uckfield District, Sussex ref: 1873 Q2 Vol 2b Page 81
  b: 1807 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 19th Jul 1807 St. Denys Church
d: December 1864 Buxted, Sussex, aged 57 years
bur: 4th Dec 1864 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
  
      
 Spencer Matthew Job Amelia Moses 
 b: 1829 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 7th Jun 1829 St. Michael's Church, son of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Caroline Tester
 b: 1831 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 7th Jul 1831 St. Michael's Church, son of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Cary Tester
 b: 1833 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 2nd Jun 1833 St. Michael's Church, son of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Cary Tester
 b: 1836 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 30th Jul 1836 St. Michael's Church, daughter of Mathew Tester (labourer) and Carey Tester
 b: 1842 Buxted, Sussex
ch: 28th Aug 1842 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex, son of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Cary Tester
 
               
Parental
record
   
   
   
 Matthew Tester
farm labourer
m: c 1853Harriet Ridley 
 b: 1831 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 7th Jul 1831 St. Michael's Church, son of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Cary Tester
  b: 1836 Maresfield, Sussex
  
              
James  Frederic  Julia  Mary  George  Ada Owen Kate 
b: 1854 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 19th Nov 1854 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
d: February 1878 Maresfield, Sussex, aged 23 years
bur: 12th Feb 1878 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  b: 1858 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 28th Mar 1858 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
d: September 1859 Maresfield, Sussex, aged 1 year 6 months
bur: 25th Sep 1859 St Bartholomew Parish Church, Maresfield, Sussex
  b: 1862 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 2nd Mar 1862 St Bartholomew Parish Church, daughter of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
  b: 1866 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 23rd Sep 1866 St Bartholomew Parish Church, daughter of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
  b: 1870 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 10th Apr 1870 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
  b: 1874 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 5th Apr 1874 St Bartholomew Parish Church, daughter of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
 b: 1877 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 6th May 1877 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
 b: 1878 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Oct 1878 St Bartholomew Parish Church, daughter of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
 
  Millie Walter  Anne Alice Emily       
  b: 1856 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 25th May 1856 St Bartholomew Parish Church, daughter of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
 b: 1860 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Apr 1860 St Bartholomew Parish Church, son of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
  b: 1864 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd Jan 1864 St Bartholomew Parish Church, daughter of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
 b: 1868 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 24th May 1868 St Bartholomew Parish Church, daughter of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
 b: 1872 Maresfield, Sussex
ch: 12th May 1872 St Bartholomew Parish Church, daughter of Matthew Tester (labourer) and Harriet Tester
       
                    
Family
record

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