The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for Jesse Thomas Tester, stone cutter, son of Jesse Tester, stone sawyer and Eliza Tester [Weller]
Generation No. 1
  1. Jesse Thomas Tester, stone cutter was the son of Jesse Tester, stone sawyer and Eliza Tester [Weller]. He was born 1854 at Lambeth, London
  He married Caroline Manktelow on Apr to June 1880, registered at Ticehurst District, Sussex, ref: 1880 Q2 Vol 2b Page 125. She was the daughter of Joseph Manktelow, farm labourer and Mary Manktelow [Packham]. She was born 1857 at Mayfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iThomas Jesse who was born Oct 1881 at Frant, Sussex; christened 9th Oct 1881 St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex, son of Jesse Thomas Tester (stone cutter) and Caroline Tester
  iiWilliam Afred who was born 1883 at Frant, Sussex; christened 13th May 1883 St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex, son of Jesse Thomas Tester (stone cutter) and Caroline Tester
  iiiEdith Nellie who was born 1884 at Frant, Sussex; christened 9th Nov 1884 St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex, daughter of Jesse Thomas Tester (stone cutter) and Caroline Tester
  ivFrank Harold who was born 1886 at Wadhurst, Sussex; christened 18th Jul 1886 St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex, son of Jesse Thomas Tester (stone cutter) and Caroline Tester
  vEllen Mary who was born 1888 at Wadhurst, Sussex; christened 15th Jul 1888 St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex, daughter of Jesse Thomas Tester (stone cutter) and Caroline Tester
  viEthel Annie who was born 1892 at Napsbury Cottage, Wadhurst, Sussex; christened 5th Jun 1892 St. Alban's Church, Frant, Sussex, daughter of Jesse Thomas Tester (stone cutter) and Caroline Tester
   

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