The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Ancestry report for Thomas Henry Ashdown, bricklayer, son of Amos Ashdown, farm labourer and Matilda Ashdown [Stephens]
Generation No. 1
1. Thomas Henry Ashdown, bricklayer was the son of (2) Amos Ashdown, farm labourer and (3) Matilda Ashdown [Stephens]. He was born 1880 at Rotherfield, Sussex
He married Mary Elizabeth Goldsmith on Oct to Dec 1902, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1902 Q4 Vol 2b Page 299. She was born 1884 at Crowborough, Sussex. They had the following children:
iNina who was born on 1903 Crowborough, Sussex
iiGwendoline who was born on 1905 Crowborough, Sussex
 
Generation No. 2
2. Amos Ashdown, farm labourer was the son of unknown father and (4) Silbey Ashdown. He was born 1856 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 24th Jun 1856 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
He married Matilda Stephens on 19th Oct 1878 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. She was born 1855 at Withyham, Sussex. They had the following children:
iMary A. who was born on 1878 Withyham, Sussex
iiThomas Henry who was born on 1880 Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiAmos Moses who was born on 20th Jun 1881 Withyham, Sussex; christened 28th Aug 1881 St. John's Chapel, Withyham, Sussex
ivRose who was born on 1883 Withyham, Sussex; christened 3rd Jun 1883 St. John's Chapel, Withyham, Sussex
vNellie Frances who was born on 1885 Withyham, Sussex; christened 10th Dec 1885 St. John's Chapel, Withyham, Sussex
viGeorge who was born on 1888 Buxted, Sussex
 
3. Matilda Ashdown [Stephens] She was born 1855 at Withyham, Sussex
She married Amos Ashdown on 19th Oct 1878 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. He was the son of unknown father and Silbey Ashdown. He was born 1856 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 24th Jun 1856 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. They had the following children:
iMary A. who was born on 1878 Withyham, Sussex
iiThomas Henry who was born on 1880 Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiAmos Moses who was born on 20th Jun 1881 Withyham, Sussex; christened 28th Aug 1881 St. John's Chapel, Withyham, Sussex
ivRose who was born on 1883 Withyham, Sussex; christened 3rd Jun 1883 St. John's Chapel, Withyham, Sussex
vNellie Frances who was born on 1885 Withyham, Sussex; christened 10th Dec 1885 St. John's Chapel, Withyham, Sussex
viGeorge who was born on 1888 Buxted, Sussex
 
Generation No. 3
4. Silbey Avery [Ashdown] was the daughter of (5) Thomas Ashdown, wheelwright and (6) Elizabeth Ashdown [Waters]. She was born 1828 at Withyham, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1833 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
iEleanor who was born on 1849 Withyham, Sussex; christened 22nd Jul 1849 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
iiAmos who was born on 1856 Withyham, Sussex; christened 24th Jun 1856 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
She married James Avery on 19th May 1860 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. He was the son of Edward Avery, farm labourer and Mary Avery [Price]. He was born 1834 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 9th Feb 1834 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
Generation No. 4
5. Thomas Ashdown, wheelwright was the son of unknown father and (7) Hannah Ashdown. He was born 1786 at Rotherfield, Sussex, baseborn; christened 26th Feb 1786 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
He married Elizabeth Waters on 14th Mar 1809 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. She was born 1788 at Withyham, Sussex. They had the following children:
iJohn who was born on 1808 Withyham, Sussex; christened 7th May 1809 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
iiElizabeth who was born on 1811 Withyham, Sussex; christened 9th Jun 1811 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
iiiSophia who was born on 1814 Withyham, Sussex; christened 6th Feb 1814 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
ivThomas who was born on 1816 Withyham, Sussex; christened 23rd Jun 1816 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
vGeorge who was born on 1818 Withyham, Sussex; christened 28th Feb 1819 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
viJasper who was born on 1820 Withyham, Sussex
viiLewis who was born on 1823 Withyham, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1833 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
viiiEllen who was born on 1825 Withyham, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1833 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
ixSilbey who was born on 1828 Withyham, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1833 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
xJoshua who was born on 1830 Withyham, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1833 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
 
6. Elizabeth Ashdown [Waters] She was born 1788 at Withyham, Sussex
She married Thomas Ashdown on 14th Mar 1809 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. He was the son of unknown father and Hannah Ashdown. He was born 1786 at Rotherfield, Sussex, baseborn; christened 26th Feb 1786 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iJohn who was born on 1808 Withyham, Sussex; christened 7th May 1809 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
iiElizabeth who was born on 1811 Withyham, Sussex; christened 9th Jun 1811 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
iiiSophia who was born on 1814 Withyham, Sussex; christened 6th Feb 1814 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
ivThomas who was born on 1816 Withyham, Sussex; christened 23rd Jun 1816 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
vGeorge who was born on 1818 Withyham, Sussex; christened 28th Feb 1819 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
viJasper who was born on 1820 Withyham, Sussex
viiLewis who was born on 1823 Withyham, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1833 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
viiiEllen who was born on 1825 Withyham, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1833 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
ixSilbey who was born on 1828 Withyham, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1833 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
xJoshua who was born on 1830 Withyham, Sussex; christened 30th Jun 1833 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
 
Generation No. 5
7. Hannah Coats [Ashdown] was the daughter of (8) John Ashdowne and (9) Elizabeth Ashdowne [Richardson]. She was born 1763 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 8th Nov 1763 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
iThomas who was born on 1786 Rotherfield, Sussex, baseborn; christened 26th Feb 1786 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
She married John Coats on 24th Dec 1789 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. He was born c 1760
 
Generation No. 6
8. John Ashdown was the son of (10) John Ashdown and (11) Mary Ashdown [Ovenden]. He was born 1734 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 26th May 1734 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
He married Elizabeth Richardson on 25th Oct 1758 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. She was born c 1735. They had the following children:
iElizabeth who was born on 1759 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 26th Dec 1759 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiThomas who was born on 1761 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 25th Feb 1761 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died Mar 1761 Rotherfield, Sussex; buried 29th Mar 1761 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiJohn who was born on 1762 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Aug 1762 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died Nov 1762 Rotherfield, Sussex; buried 12th Nov 1762 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivHannah who was born on 1763 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 8th Nov 1763 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
vAnn who was born on 1766 Withyham, Sussex; christened 18th Mar 1766 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
viSarah who was born on 1768 Withyham, Sussex; christened 18th May 1768 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
viiPhiladelphia who was born on 1770 Withyham, Sussex; christened 22nd Jan 1770 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
viiiMary who was born on 1771 Withyham, Sussex; christened 7th Nov 1771 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
ixSophia who was born on 1778 Withyham, Sussex; christened 8th May 1778 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex; died Jan 1810 Withyham, Sussex; buried 13th Jan 1810 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
 
9. Elizabeth Ashdowne [Richardson] She was born c 1735
She married John Ashdowne on 25th Oct 1758 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. He was the son of John Ashdown and Mary Ashdown [Ovenden]. He was born 1734 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 26th May 1734 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iElizabeth who was born on 1759 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 26th Dec 1759 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiThomas who was born on 1761 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 25th Feb 1761 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died Mar 1761 Rotherfield, Sussex; buried 29th Mar 1761 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiJohn who was born on 1762 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Aug 1762 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died Nov 1762 Rotherfield, Sussex; buried 12th Nov 1762 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivHannah who was born on 1763 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 8th Nov 1763 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
vAnn who was born on 1766 Withyham, Sussex; christened 18th Mar 1766 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
viSarah who was born on 1768 Withyham, Sussex; christened 18th May 1768 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
viiPhiladelphia who was born on 1770 Withyham, Sussex; christened 22nd Jan 1770 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
viiiMary who was born on 1771 Withyham, Sussex; christened 7th Nov 1771 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
ixSophia who was born on 1778 Withyham, Sussex; christened 8th May 1778 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex; died Jan 1810 Withyham, Sussex; buried 13th Jan 1810 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
 
Generation No. 7
10. John Ashdown was the son of (12) William Ashdowne and (13) Jane Ashdowne [Moone]. He was born 1700 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Apr 1700 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
He married Mary Ovenden on 8th Sep 1729 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Ovenden and Mary Ovenden [Austen]. She was born 1699 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Dec 1699 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iWilliam who was born on 1731 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 31st Oct 1731 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiJohn who was born on 1734 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 26th May 1734 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
11. Mary Ashdown [Ovenden] was the daughter of (14) John Ovenden and (15) Mary Ovenden [Austen]. She was born 1699 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Dec 1699 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
She married John Ashdown on 8th Sep 1729 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. He was the son of William Ashdowne and Jane Ashdowne [Moone]. He was born 1700 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Apr 1700 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iWilliam who was born on 1731 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 31st Oct 1731 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiJohn who was born on 1734 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 26th May 1734 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
Generation No. 8
12. William Ashdowne was the son of (16) William Ashdowne and (17) Mary Ashdowne. He was born 1666 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Jul 1666 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 10th Sep 1737 at Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 71 years, at Welches; buried 13th Sep 1737 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
He married Jane Moone on 29th Mar 1692 at St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, Sussex. She was born 1673; died 24th Dec 1754 at Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 81 years, widow; buried 30th Dec 1754 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iAnne who was born on 1693 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Apr 1693 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 13th Feb 1759 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 65 years; buried 19th Feb 1759 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiMary who was born on 1694 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 8th Sep 1694 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiWilliam who was born on 1696 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1696 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivJane who was born on 1698 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 13th Jun 1698 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
vJohn who was born on 1700 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Apr 1700 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viElizabeth who was born on 1701/02 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 7th Feb 1701/02 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiSarah who was born on 1704/05 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 27th Jan 1704/05 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiiBarbara who was born on 1707 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 28th Mar 1707 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ixThomas who was born on 1709 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 14th Aug 1709 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xHannah who was born on 1711/12 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 30th Jan 1711/12 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xiAlice who was born on 1714 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 21st Apr 1714 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
13. Jane Ashdowne [Moone] She was born 1673; died 24th Dec 1754 at Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 81 years, widow; buried 30th Dec 1754 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
She married William Ashdowne on 29th Mar 1692 at St. Peter and St. Paul Parish Church, Wadhurst, Sussex. He was the son of William Ashdowne and Mary Ashdowne. He was born 1666 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Jul 1666 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 10th Sep 1737 at Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 71 years, at Welches; buried 13th Sep 1737 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iAnne who was born on 1693 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Apr 1693 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 13th Feb 1759 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 65 years; buried 19th Feb 1759 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiMary who was born on 1694 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 8th Sep 1694 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiWilliam who was born on 1696 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 14th Apr 1696 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivJane who was born on 1698 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 13th Jun 1698 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
vJohn who was born on 1700 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Apr 1700 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viElizabeth who was born on 1701/02 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 7th Feb 1701/02 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiSarah who was born on 1704/05 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 27th Jan 1704/05 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
viiiBarbara who was born on 1707 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 28th Mar 1707 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ixThomas who was born on 1709 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 14th Aug 1709 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xHannah who was born on 1711/12 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 30th Jan 1711/12 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
xiAlice who was born on 1714 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 21st Apr 1714 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
14. John Ovenden was the son of (18) John Ovenden and (19) Elizabeth Ovenden [Everest]. He was born 1668 at Rotherfield, Sussex
He married Mary Austen on 11th May 1692 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. She was born c 1670. They had the following children:
iJohn who was born on 1693 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 13th May 1693 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiElizabeth who was born on 1695 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 28th Apr 1695 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiWilliam who was born on 1696 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 21st Mar 1696 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivMary who was born on 1699 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Dec 1699 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
vThomas who was born on 1701 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Oct 1701 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
15. Mary Ovenden [Austen] She was born c 1670
She married John Ovenden on 11th May 1692 at St. Mary's Church, Hartfield, Sussex. He was the son of John Ovenden and Elizabeth Ovenden [Everest]. He was born 1668 at Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
iJohn who was born on 1693 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 13th May 1693 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiElizabeth who was born on 1695 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 28th Apr 1695 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiWilliam who was born on 1696 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 21st Mar 1696 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivMary who was born on 1699 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Dec 1699 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
vThomas who was born on 1701 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 2nd Oct 1701 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
Generation No. 9
16. William Ashdowne He was born c 1645
He married Mary ..... on c 1663. She was born c 1645. They had the following children:
iJohn who was born on 1664 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 27th Nov 1664 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiWilliam who was born on 1666 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Jul 1666 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 10th Sep 1737 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 71 years, at Welches; buried 13th Sep 1737 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiElizabeth who was born on 1673 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 21st Sep 1673 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivJohn who was born on 1675 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 5th Mar 1675 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
17. Mary Ashdowne She was born c 1645
She married William Ashdowne on c 1663. He was born c 1645. They had the following children:
iJohn who was born on 1664 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 27th Nov 1664 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiWilliam who was born on 1666 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 1st Jul 1666 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 10th Sep 1737 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 71 years, at Welches; buried 13th Sep 1737 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiElizabeth who was born on 1673 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 21st Sep 1673 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
ivJohn who was born on 1675 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 5th Mar 1675 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
 
18. John Ovenden He was born c 1645
He married Elizabeth Everest on 25th Apr 1667 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. She was born c 1645. They had the following children:
iJohn who was born on 1668 Rotherfield, Sussex
iiWilliam who was born on 1670 Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiElizabeth who was born on 1673 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 25th Dec 1673 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of John Ovenden and Elizabeth Ovenden
ivThomas who was born on 1676/77 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 18th Mar 1676/77 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of John Ovenden and Elizabeth Ovenden
vMary who was born on 1679/80 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 8th Feb 1679/80 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of John Ovenden and Elizabeth Ovenden
viEleanor who was born on 1682/83 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 20th Feb 1682/83 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of John Ovenden and Elizabeth Ovenden
viiMatthew who was born on 1686 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 30th May 1686 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of John Ovenden and Elizabeth Ovenden
 
19. Elizabeth Ovenden [Everest] She was born c 1645
She married John Ovenden on 25th Apr 1667 at St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex. He was born c 1645. They had the following children:
iJohn who was born on 1668 Rotherfield, Sussex
iiWilliam who was born on 1670 Rotherfield, Sussex
iiiElizabeth who was born on 1673 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 25th Dec 1673 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of John Ovenden and Elizabeth Ovenden
ivThomas who was born on 1676/77 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 18th Mar 1676/77 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of John Ovenden and Elizabeth Ovenden
vMary who was born on 1679/80 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 8th Feb 1679/80 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of John Ovenden and Elizabeth Ovenden
viEleanor who was born on 1682/83 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 20th Feb 1682/83 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, daughter of John Ovenden and Elizabeth Ovenden
viiMatthew who was born on 1686 Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 30th May 1686 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex, son of John Ovenden and Elizabeth Ovenden
 

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