The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Descendant's report for Mary Wickens [Stapley]
Generation No. 1
  1. Mary Wickens [Stapley] She was born 1795 at Rotherfield, Sussex; died 7th Aug 1856 at Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 62 years; buried 10th Aug 1856 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  She married Joseph Wickens on 9th Aug 1819 at , archdeaconry of Lewes marriage licence. He was born 1796 at Lewes, Sussex; died 13th Oct 1858 at Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 63 years; buried 17th Oct 1858 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iHarriot who was born c Nov 1819 at Fletching, Sussex; christened 12th Dec 1819 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex
2 iiWilliam who was born 12th Sep 1821 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Nov 1821 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 29th Oct 1890 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 68 years; buried 1st Nov 1890 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  iiiMary Stapley who was born 7th Jul 1823 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 7th Jul 1823 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
3 ivGeorge who was born 28th Jun 1824 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 29th Aug 1824 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 7th Aug 1871 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 47 years; buried 10th Aug 1871 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
4 vHenry who was born 29th May 1826 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 15th Aug 1826 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 23rd Feb 1856 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 29 years; buried 2nd Mar 1856 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
   
Generation No. 2
  2. William Wickens, master butcher was the son of Joseph Wickens, farmer and Mary Wickens [Stapley]. He was born 12th Sep 1821 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Nov 1821 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 29th Oct 1890 at Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 68 years; buried 1st Nov 1890 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  He married Sarah Elizabeth Wickens on 16th Jun 1851 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. She was the daughter of Samuel Wickens and Sarah Wickens. She was born 1824 at Bidborough, Kent; christened 31st Oct 1824 at Bidborough, Kent; died 18th Nov 1882 at Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 58 years; buried 24th Nov 1882 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iWalter William who was born 1851 at Tonbridge, Kent
5 iiMary Jane who was born 1852 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Apr 1852 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
6 iiiSarah Ann who was born 1853 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Sep 1853 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  ivGeorge who was born 1855 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 5th Aug 1855 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  vKate who was born 1857 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 12th Apr 1857 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 12th Mar 1858 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 11 months; buried 15th Mar 1858 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
7 viAlfred who was born 1859 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 13th Mar 1859 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
8 viiLouisa who was born 1863 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 13th Sep 1863 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  viiiFred who was born 28th May 1867 at Rotherfield, Sussex; died 30th May 1867 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 2 days; buried after 30th May 1867 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
   
  3. George Wickens was the son of Joseph Wickens, farmer and Mary Wickens [Stapley]. He was born 28th Jun 1824 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 29th Aug 1824 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 7th Aug 1871 at Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 47 years; buried 10th Aug 1871 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  He married Hannah Knight on 11th Jun 1866 at Christchurch, Hoxton, Hackney, London. She was the daughter of John Diplock, carrier and Elizabeth Diplock [Moon]. She was born 11th Jun 1824 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 5th Sep 1824 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 14th Nov 1875 at Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 51 years; buried 21st Nov 1875 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iAgnes M. who was born 1868 at Rotherfield, Sussex
   
  4. Henry Wickens was the son of Joseph Wickens, farmer and Mary Wickens [Stapley]. He was born 29th May 1826 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 15th Aug 1826 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex; died 23rd Feb 1856 at Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 29 years; buried 2nd Mar 1856 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  He married Mary Ann Holman on Oct to Dec 1854, registered at Steyning District, Sussex, ref: 1854 Q4 Vol 2b Page 384. She was born c 1830. They had the following children:
  iSarah Ann who was born 1855; died 19th Apr 1856 Rotherfield, Sussex, aged 5 months; buried 27th Apr 1856 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
   
Generation No. 3
  5. Mary Jane Wickens was the daughter of William Wickens, master butcher and Sarah Elizabeth Wickens [Wickens]. She was born 1852 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Apr 1852 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
9 iEdith who was born 1st Nov 1882 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 14th Jul 1883 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  iiSpencer who was born 1886 at Rotherfield, Sussex
  iiiAlfred who was born 1890 at Rotherfield, Sussex
   
  6. Sarah Ann Corke [Wickens] was the daughter of William Wickens, master butcher and Sarah Elizabeth Wickens [Wickens]. She was born 1853 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 4th Sep 1853 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  She married Alfred William Corke on 14th Jun 1876 at St. Mark's Church, Hadlow Down, Sussex. He was the son of Obadiah Cork, farmer and Margaret Elizabeth Cork [Dadswell]. He was born 1850 at Rotherfield, Sussex. They had the following children:
  iMary who was born 1878 at Buxted, Sussex
  iiObadiah who was born 1879 at Buxted, Sussex
  iiiAlice who was born 1880 at Buxted, Sussex
  ivSarah who was born 1882 at Buxted, Sussex
  vDavid who was born 1884 at Buxted, Sussex
  viHannah who was born 1885 at Buxted, Sussex
  viiEbenezer who was born 1889 at Buxted, Sussex
   
  7. Alfred Wickens, butcher was the son of William Wickens, master butcher and Sarah Elizabeth Wickens [Wickens]. He was born 1859 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 13th Mar 1859 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  He married Esther ..... on c 1884. She was born 1866 at Rotherfield, Sussex
   
  8. Louisa Wickens was the daughter of William Wickens, master butcher and Sarah Elizabeth Wickens [Wickens]. She was born 1863 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 13th Sep 1863 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  She had a relationship with an unknown person. They had the following children:
  iJoseph who was born 1887 at Rotherfield, Sussex
   
Generation No. 4
  9. Edith Groombridge [Wickens] was the daughter of unknown father and Mary Jane Wickens. She was born 1st Nov 1882 at Rotherfield, Sussex; christened 14th Jul 1883 at St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
  She married Frank Walter Groombridge on Oct to Dec 1907, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1907 Q4 Vol 2b Page 283. He was the son of George Groombridge, farm labourer and Emily Groombridge [Sands]. He was born Oct to Dec 1884 at Rotherfield, Sussex, registered at Uckfield District, Sussex, ref: 1884 Q4 Vol 2b page 122; died 19th Apr 1918 at France
   

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