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George Tester, farmer, son of William Tester, labourer and Zilpha Tester [Stoner]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
1857
Born
In the Parish of Balcombe, Sussex
Balcombe Parish Registers
 
3rd May 1857
Christened
At St. Mary's Church in the Parish of Balcombe, Sussex; son of William Tester (farmer) and Zilpha Tester
Balcombe Parish Registers
 
24th Jun 1876
Married
Harriet Lang at St. Peter's Church in the Parish of Ardingly, Sussex; registered at Cuckfield District, Sussex; ref: 1876 Q2 Vol 2b Page 229
Ardingly Marriage Registers
 
1878
Birth of a daughter
Gertrude in the Parish of Haywards Heath, Sussex
1881 Census
Lindfield, Sussex
 
1883
Birth of a daughter
Selphe in the County of Sussex
1891 Census
Cowden, Kent
 
1887
Birth of a son
Horace in the County of Surrey
1891 Census
Cowden, Kent
 
1888
Birth of a son
George in the County of Surrey
1891 Census
Cowden, Kent
 
1890
Birth of a son
Albert in the County of Surrey
1891 Census
Cowden, Kent
 
5th Apr 1891
Census
At Pile Gate in the Parish of Cowden, Kent; George Tester, M, Head, married, age 36, born Sussex; occupation: farmer
1891 Census
Cowden, Kent

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Tester, Testor, Teaster, Testa family records
The ancestral pedigree of George Tester, farmer
  
 Richard Testerm: 19th Apr 1759 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, SussexElizabeth Wilde 
 b: c 1740
d: March 1790 Balcombe, Sussex, widower
bur: 7th Mar 1790 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  b: c 1740
d: May 1782 Balcombe, Sussex, wife of Richard
bur: 19th May 1782 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  
    
 Richard Ann John 
 b: 1760 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 27th Jan 1760 St. Mary's Church, son of Richard Tester
d: February 1760 Balcombe, Sussex, son of Richard
bur: 19th Feb 1760 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
 b: 1761 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 28th Jun 1761 St. Mary's Church, daughter of Richard Tester
 b: 1766 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 13th Feb 1766 St. Mary's Church, son of Richard Tester and Elizabeth Tester
d: April 1845 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 78 years
bur: 17th Apr 1845 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
 
        
Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
2nd marriage John Tester
labourer
m: c 1805Catherine 
 b: 1766 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 13th Feb 1766 St. Mary's Church, son of Richard Tester and Elizabeth Tester
d: April 1845 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 78 years
bur: 17th Apr 1845 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  b: 1778 Hurstpierpoint, Sussex
d: March 1853 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 75 years
bur: 6th Mar 1853 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  
   
 Richard William 
 b: 1810 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 28th Oct 1810 St. Mary's Church, son of John Tester and Catherine Tester
 b: 1813 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 19th Sep 1813 St. Mary's Church, son of John Tester (labourer) and Katherine Tester
d: September 1880 Ardingly, Sussex, aged 68 years
bur: 17th Sep 1880 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex
 
      
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
1st marriage William Tester
labourer
m: 4th Jun 1834 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, SussexZilpha Stoner 
 b: 1813 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 19th Sep 1813 St. Mary's Church, son of John Tester (labourer) and Katherine Tester
d: September 1880 Ardingly, Sussex, aged 68 years
bur: 17th Sep 1880 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex
  b: 1815 Cuckfield, Sussex
d: November 1872 Ardingly, Sussex, aged 58 years
bur: 29th Nov 1872 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
  
          
Ellen  Ann Alfred Rhoda Thomas Fanny Harriet George 
b: 1835 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 2nd Feb 1835 St. Mary's Church, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Zilpha Tester
  b: 1838 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 28th Oct 1838 St. Mary's Church, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Zilpha Tester
 b: 1841 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 4th Jul 1841 St. Mary's Church, son of William Tester (labourer) and Zilpha Tester
 b: 1844 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 17th Mar 1844 St. Mary's Church, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Zilpha Tester
 b: 1847 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 4th Apr 1847 St. Mary's Church, son of William Tester (labourer) and Zilpha Tester
 b: 1849 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 4th Nov 1849 St. Mary's Church, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Zilpha Tester
 b: 1853 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 6th Nov 1853 St. Mary's Church, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Zilpha Tester
 b: 1857 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 3rd May 1857 St. Mary's Church, son of William Tester (farmer) and Zilpha Tester
 
  William                 
  b: 1837 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 23rd Apr 1837 St. Mary's Church, son of William Tester (labourer) and Zilpha Tester
d: before 30th Apr 1837 Balcombe, Sussex, aged 5 weeks
bur: 30th Apr 1837 St. Mary's Church, Balcombe, Sussex
                 
                   
Parental
record
   
   
   
 George Tester
farmer
m: 24th Jun 1876 St. Peter's Church, Ardingly, Sussex
registered at Cuckfield District, Sussex ref: 1876 Q2 Vol 2b Page 229
Harriet Lang 
 b: 1857 Balcombe, Sussex
ch: 3rd May 1857 St. Mary's Church, son of William Tester (farmer) and Zilpha Tester
  b: 1856 Exeter, Devon
  
      
 Gertrude Selphe Horace George Albert 
 b: 1878 Haywards Heath, Sussex b: 1883 Sussex b: 1887 Surrey b: 1888 Surrey b: 1890 Surrey 
Family
record

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