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Ruth Avis [Turk], daughter of Benjamin Turk and Phebe Turk [Guy]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
1831
Born
In the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
12th Jun 1831
Christened
At St. Dunstan Church in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex; daughter of Benjamin (labourer) & Phoebe Turk
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
6th Jun 1841
Census
At Frenches in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Ruth Turk, F, [Daughter], age 10, born Sussex
1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
1851
Birth of a son
Thomas in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
 
30th Mar 1851
Census
At Castle Hill in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Servant; occupation: general servant
1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
20th Apr 1854
Married
George Avis at St. Denys Church in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
IGI - Family Search
Batch M14835-3
 
1855
Birth of a daughter
Charlotte in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
1857
Birth of a daughter
Nancy in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Rotherfield Parish Registers
 
1860
Birth of a son
Benjamin Thomas in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
7th Apr 1861
Census
At Argos Hill in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex; Ruth Avis, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Mayfield, Sussex
1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
 
1863
Birth of a son
George in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
1866
Birth of a daughter
Julia in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
1868
Birth of a daughter
Annie Kate in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
1870
Birth of a daughter
Sarah in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
2nd Apr 1871
Census
At Salters Green in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex; Ruth Avis, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Mayfield, Sussex
1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
 
1872
Birth of a daughter
Ruth in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Salters Green in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex; Ruth Avis, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Mayfield
1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
 
5th Apr 1891
Census
At Argos Hill in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex; Ruth Avis, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Mayfield, Sussex
1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Avis, Aves, Avice, Avies, Avaice family records
Turk, Turke, Turck, Turcke, Turks family records
The ancestral pedigree of Ruth Avis [Turk]
  
 John Turkm: c 1680Mary 
 b: c 1655
d: September 1705 Rotherfield, Sussex, senior
bur: 22nd Sep 1705 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: c 1655
d: September 1704 Rotherfield, Sussex, wife of John junior
bur: 16th Sep 1704 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
  
 John 
 b: 1681 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd Jul 1681 St. Denys Church
d: April 1740 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 5th Apr 1740 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
    
Great-
Great-Great-
Grandfather record
   
   
    
 John Turkm: 23rd Oct 1705 All Saints, Lewes, SussexSarah Brown 
 b: 1681 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd Jul 1681 St. Denys Church
d: April 1740 Rotherfield, Sussex
bur: 5th Apr 1740 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1675 Withyham, Sussex
ch: 25th May 1675 St. Michael's Church, daughter of William Browne and Katherine Browne
d: February 1758 Rotherfield, Sussex, widow, poor
bur: 12th Feb 1758 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
    
 Mary John William 
 b: 1706 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 21st Nov 1706 St. Denys Church, daughter of John & Sarah Turk
 b: 1712/13 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 8th Mar 1712/13 St. Denys Church, son of John & Sarah Turk
d: January 1787 Rotherfield, Sussex, poor
bur: 15th Jan 1787 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1715/16 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Jan 1715/16 St. Denys Church, son of John & Sarah Turk
d: 26th Feb 1795 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 79 years
bur: 1st Mar 1795 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
          
Great-Great-
Grandfather record
   
   
   
 William Turkm: c 1750Elizabeth 
 b: 1715/16 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 6th Jan 1715/16 St. Denys Church, son of John & Sarah Turk
d: 26th Feb 1795 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 79 years
bur: 1st Mar 1795 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1726
d: 25th May 1798 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 72 years, widow of William
bur: 28th May 1798 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
      
 William Thomas Elizabeth James Mary 
 b: 1754 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 11th Aug 1754 St. Denys Church, son of William & Elizabeth Turk
d: May 1835 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 81 years
bur: 26th Apr 1835 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1756 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 18th Jan 1756 St. Denys Church, son of William & Elizabeth Turk
 b: 1759 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 14th Mar 1759 St. Denys Church, daughter of William & Elizabeth Turk
d: April 1781 Rotherfield, Sussex, spinster daughter of William
bur: 9th Apr 1781 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1761 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 31st May 1761 St. Denys Church, son of William & Elizabeth Turk
d: 8th Aug 1809 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 48 years
bur: 11th Aug 1809 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1765 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 28th Apr 1765 St. Denys Church, daughter of William & Elizabeth Turk
d: 1801 Penshurst, Kent
bur: 1st Feb 1801 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
              
Great-
Grandfather record
   
   
   
2nd marriage William Turkm: 1st Mar 1791 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, SussexSarah Duplock 
 b: 1754 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 11th Aug 1754 St. Denys Church, son of William & Elizabeth Turk
d: May 1835 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 81 years
bur: 26th Apr 1835 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1765
d: March 1813 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 48 years, wife of William
bur: 1st Mar 1813 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
         
William Sarah Thomas Mary James Lois Ruth Benjamin 
b: 21st Aug 1792 Rotherfield, Sussex, Listed in the will of Martha Turk (nee Bridger)
ch: 9th Sep 1792 Heathfield Chapel, Heathfield, Sussex
 b: 1794 Rotherfield, Sussex, Listed in the will of Martha Turk (nee Bridger) b: 1797 Rotherfield, Sussex, Listed in the will of Martha Turk (nee Bridger)
d: 6th Aug 1865 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 67 years
bur: 10th Aug 1865 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: c 1800 Listed in the will of Martha Turk (nee Bridger) b: 1802 Rotherfield, Sussex, Listed in the will of Martha Turk (nee Bridger)
d: December 1815 Rotherfield, Sussex, drowned by the breaking of the ice, aged 14 years, son of William
bur: 16th Dec 1815 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: c 1805 Listed in the will of Martha Turk (nee Bridger)
d: August 1832 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 29 years, wife of Samuel
bur: 11th Aug 1832 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1806 Rotherfield, Sussex, Listed in the will of Martha Turk (nee Bridger) b: c 1810 In the will of Martha Turk (nee Bridger), William and Sarah Turk are expecting a child
d: August 1839 Rotherfield, Sussex, cause of death: died when a log he was loading fell on him
bur: 4th Aug 1839 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
                      
Grandfather record
   
   
    
 Benjamin Turkm: 27th Dec 1830 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, SussexPhebe Guy 1st marriage
 b: c 1810 In the will of Martha Turk (nee Bridger), William and Sarah Turk are expecting a child
d: August 1839 Rotherfield, Sussex, cause of death: died when a log he was loading fell on him
bur: 4th Aug 1839 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  b: 1810 Heathfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd Jun 1810 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, Sussex
d: 1st Jan 1881 Rotherfield, Sussex, Aged 70 years
bur: after 1st Jan 1881 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  
     
 Ruth John Harriet Hannah 
 b: 1831 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 12th Jun 1831 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of Benjamin (labourer) & Phoebe Turk
 b: 1833 Limley, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 21st Jul 1833 St. Denys Church, son of Benjamin (labourer) & Phoebe Turk
d: December 1833 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 5 months, son of Benjamin and Phoebe
bur: 1st Dec 1833 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1835 Spitley, Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 15th Feb 1835 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of Benjamin (labourer) & Phoebe Turk
 b: 1837 Little Skippers Hill, Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 7th May 1837 St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex, daughter of Benjamin (labourer) & Phoebe Turk
 
          
Parental record
   
   
    
 George Avis
farmer
m: 20th Apr 1854 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexRuth Turk 
 b: 1832 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Jan 1832 St. Denys Church
  b: 1831 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 12th Jun 1831 St. Dunstan Church, daughter of Benjamin (labourer) & Phoebe Turk
  
          
Thomas  Nancy Benjamin Thomas George Julia Annie Kate Sarah Ruth 
b: 1851 Mayfield, Sussex  b: 1857 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 8th Feb 1857 St. Denys Church
 b: 1860 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Nov 1860 St. Dunstan Church
 b: 1863 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd May 1863 St. Dunstan Church
 b: 1866 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Mar 1866 St. Dunstan Church
 b: 1868 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 3rd May 1868 St. Dunstan Church
 b: 1870 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 5th Jun 1870 St. Dunstan Church
 b: 1872 Mayfield, Sussex
ch: 1st Dec 1872 St. Dunstan Church
 
  Charlotte               
  b: 1855 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 4th Feb 1855 St. Denys Church
               
                  
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