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William Tester, labourer, son of Henry Tester, sawyer and Mary Ann Tester [Heasman]
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Date
Type
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Source
 
1860
Born
In the Parish of Forest Row, Sussex
1881 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
 
23rd Mar 1877
Christened
At Holy Trinity Church in the Parish of Forest Row, Sussex; adult son of Henry Tester (sawyer) and Mary Tester
Forest Row Parish Registers
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Ashdown Forest in the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex; William Tester, M, Son, single, age 21, born Forest Row; occupation: gardener
1881 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
 
30th Jun 1888
Married
Fanny Edwards at Holy Trinity Church in the Parish of Forest Row, Sussex
Forest Row Marriage Registers
 
1889
Birth of a son
William Edgar at highgate in the Parish of Forest Row, Sussex
Forest Row Parish Registers
 
1891
Birth of a son
Gilbert in the Parish of Hartfield, Sussex
Hartfield Parish Registers
 
1892
Birth of a daughter
Ethel May in the Parish of Hartfield, Sussex
Hartfield Parish Registers
 
1895
Birth of a daughter
Florence Mary at Ashdown Park in the Parish of Hartfield, Sussex
Hartfield Parish Registers

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Descendent's report
Tester, Testor, Teaster, Testa family records
The ancestral pedigree of William Tester, labourer
  
 John Testerm: c 1795Mary 
 b: 1758
d: May 1824 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 66 years
bur: 27th May 1824 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
  b: 1765 Sussex
d: October 1846 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 82 years
bur: 3rd Oct 1846 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
  
    
 Hannah William William 
 b: 1803 East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 17th Apr 1803 St Swithin Parish Church, daughter of John Tester and Mary Tester
 b: 1805 East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 20th Nov 1805 St Swithin Parish Church, son of John Tester and Mary Tester
 b: 1807 Forest Row, Sussex
ch: 18th Oct 1807 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
d: 26th Oct 1884 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 79 years
bur: 29th Oct 1884 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex
 
        
Great-
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
1st marriage William Tester
farm labourer
m: 28th Oct 1827 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, SussexLucy Kilner 
 b: 1807 Forest Row, Sussex
ch: 18th Oct 1807 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
d: 26th Oct 1884 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 79 years
bur: 29th Oct 1884 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex
  b: 1805
d: 27th Jul 1839 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 35 years
bur: 2nd Aug 1840 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
  
       
 Henry Mary Ann Phillis James Elizabeth 
 b: 1827 East Grinstead, Sussex
d: November 1900 Forest Row, Sussex, aged 73 years
bur: 22nd Nov 1900 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex
 b: 1829 Forest Row, Sussex
ch: 8th Feb 1829 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Lucy Tester
 b: 1831 Ashdown Forest, East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 20th Mar 1831 St Swithin Parish Church, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Lucy Tester
 b: 1833 East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 14th Apr 1833 St Swithin Parish Church, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Lucy Tester
 b: 1835 East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 1st Feb 1835 St Swithin Parish Church, son of William Tester (labourer) and Lucy Tester
d: October 1849 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 14 years
bur: 30th Oct 1849 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
 b: 1837 East Grinstead, Sussex
ch: 1st Feb 1837 St Swithin Parish Church, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Lucy Tester
 
              
Grandfather
record
   
   
    
 Henry Tester
sawyer
m: 22nd Feb 1852 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, SussexMary Ann Heasman 
 b: 1827 East Grinstead, Sussex
d: November 1900 Forest Row, Sussex, aged 73 years
bur: 22nd Nov 1900 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, Sussex
  b: 1825 Forest Row, Sussex
ch: 13th Nov 1825 St Swithin Parish Church, East Grinstead, Sussex
  
     
 Elizabeth Sophia William Henry 
 b: 1853 East Grinstead, Sussex b: 1855 East Grinstead, Sussex
d: 1894
 b: 1860 Forest Row, Sussex
ch: 23rd Mar 1877 Holy Trinity Church, adult son of Henry Tester (sawyer) and Mary Tester
 b: 1867 Forest Row, Sussex 
           
Parental
record
   
   
    
 William Tester
labourer
m: 30th Jun 1888 Holy Trinity Church, Forest Row, SussexFanny Edwards 
 b: 1860 Forest Row, Sussex
ch: 23rd Mar 1877 Holy Trinity Church, adult son of Henry Tester (sawyer) and Mary Tester
  b: 1856 Forest Row, Sussex
ch: 9th Mar 1856 Holy Trinity Church
d: 29th Jan 1947
  
     
 William Edgar Gilbert Ethel May Florence Mary 
 b: 1889 highgate, Forest Row, Sussex
ch: 2nd Jun 1889 Holy Trinity Church, son of William Tester (labourer) and Fanny Tester
 b: 1891 Hartfield, Sussex
ch: 19th Jul 1891 St. Mary's Church, son of William Tester (labourer) and Fanny Tester
 b: 1892 Hartfield, Sussex
ch: 10th Jul 1892 St. Mary's Church, daughter of William Tester (painter) and Fanny Tester
 b: 1895 Ashdown Park, Hartfield, Sussex
ch: 8th Sep 1895 St. Mary's Church, daughter of William Tester (labourer) and Fanny Tester
 
Family
record

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