Family History


ROSA HILL Born: 1838 Harting Father: William Hill Mother: Mary Prior Baptised: 2/12/1838 Died: 1927 Petersfield district Married: 21/4/1860 Harting Spouse: James Bridger Born: 21/3/1834 Iping/Redford Sussex Died: 1900 Petersfield district Parents; Samuel & Mary Bridger Children: Mary Ann Bridger b 1860 Harting James Bridger b 1862 Harting George Bridger b 1863 Harting Sarah Bridger b 1868 Harting William Bridger b 1872 Harting JAMES BRIDGER Born: 1862 Harting Father: James Bridger Mother: Rosa Hill Baptised: 21/9/1862 Harting Buried: 27/5/1863 Harting from West Harting GEORGE BRIDGER Born: 1865 Harting (Commbe) Father: James Bridger Mother: Rosa Hill Baptised: 31/12/1865 Harting Died: possibly 1939 Alton district Married: 1893 Petersfield district Spouse: Sarah Ann Chase Born: 1865 Forest Side, Sussex Mother: Mary Chase Died: 1938 Petersfield district Children: Charles Bridger born 1896 Liss/Foxcombe Hants Annie Bridger born 1898 Hawkley Hants died 1910 Petersfield district James Bridger born 1902 Trotton 1911: two children living, two deceased 1881 census: Residing Elsted. Occupation: agricultural labourer 1901 census: Residing 12 Winchester Road, Petersfield. Occupation: cowman 1911 census: Residing 25 Cumber Cottage. Occupation: cowman on farm SARAH BRIDGER Born: 1868 Harting Father: James Bridger Mother: Rosa Hill Baptised: 6/9/1868 Harting 1881 census: servant to Edward Eames farmer and brickmaker, The Village, Elsted 1891 census: cook at The Angel, Midhurst 1901 census: cook to Loftus Jones, retired naval officer (Admiral executive) 6 The Spain, Petersfield Possibly married 1904 Portsmouth Henry John Bailey or William Henry G Butler WILLIAM BRIDGER Born: 31/12/1871 Harting Father: James Bridger Mother: Rosa Hill Baptised: 28/1/1872 Harting Died: 1960 Portsmouth Married: 1896 Petersfield district Spouse: Mary Elizabeth Browning Parents: George & Harriett Browning Born: 5/1/1874 Cosham, Hants Children: Dorothy K Bridger born 8/3/1896 Petersfield. Married 1915 Portsmouth Edward Smith. Widow in 1939, later name Payne. 1939 laundry machinist 1891 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: labourer 1901 census: Residing 114 Cuthbert Road,Portsmouth. Occupation: bricklayer’s labourer. Brother-in-law James Browning 17 born Petersfield occupation car fitter with them 1939 Register: Residing 51 Jersey Road, Portsmouth. Occupation: general worker heavy labour. Daughter Dorothy with then JOHN BRIDGER Born: 1882 Elsted Father: James Bridger Mother: Rosa Hill Baptised: 15/1/1822 Elsted Married: 1912 Petersfield district Spouse: Ellen Stenning Children: Ruby Ellen Elizabeth Bridger registered as Stenning born 1912 Petersfield district Dorothy Ivy Bridger born 1914 Petersfield district 1901 census: Residing with mother, Occupation: brewer’s drayman 1911 census: Residing with mother. Occupation: brewer’s drayman Ruby Bridger died 1/1/1968 of haemorrhage of pancreas, At time of death 21 Sussex Road Petersfield. Married Walter George Fisher born 4/1/1910 Liss did 1989. Occupation: bricklayer

ROSA HILL Born: 1838 Harting Father: William Hill Mother: Mary Prior Baptised: 2/12/1838 Died: 1927 Petersfield district Married: 21/4/1860 Harting Spouse: James Bridger Born: 21/3/1834 Iping/Redford Sussex Died: 1900 Petersfield district Parents; Samuel & Mary Bridger Children: Mary Ann Bridger b 1860 Harting James Bridger b 1862 Harting George Bridger b 1863 Harting Sarah Bridger b 1868 Harting William Bridger b 1872 Harting JAMES BRIDGER Born: 1862 Harting Father: James Bridger Mother: Rosa Hill Baptised: 21/9/1862 Harting Buried: 27/5/1863 Harting from West Harting GEORGE BRIDGER Born: 1865 Harting (Commbe) Father: James Bridger Mother: Rosa Hill Baptised: 31/12/1865 Harting Died: possibly 1939 Alton district Married: 1893 Petersfield district Spouse: Sarah Ann Chase Born: 1865 Forest Side, Sussex Mother: Mary Chase Died: 1938 Petersfield district Children: Charles Bridger born 1896 Liss/Foxcombe Hants Annie Bridger born 1898 Hawkley Hants died 1910 Petersfield district James Bridger born 1902 Trotton 1911: two children living, two deceased 1881 census: Residing Elsted. Occupation: agricultural labourer 1901 census: Residing 12 Winchester Road, Petersfield. Occupation: cowman 1911 census: Residing 25 Cumber Cottage. Occupation: cowman on farm SARAH BRIDGER Born: 1868 Harting Father: James Bridger Mother: Rosa Hill Baptised: 6/9/1868 Harting 1881 census: servant to Edward Eames farmer and brickmaker, The Village, Elsted 1891 census: cook at The Angel, Midhurst 1901 census: cook to Loftus Jones, retired naval officer (Admiral executive) 6 The Spain, Petersfield Possibly married 1904 Portsmouth Henry John Bailey or William Henry G Butler WILLIAM BRIDGER Born: 31/12/1871 Harting Father: James Bridger Mother: Rosa Hill Baptised: 28/1/1872 Harting Died: 1960 Portsmouth Married: 1896 Petersfield district Spouse: Mary Elizabeth Browning Parents: George & Harriett Browning Born: 5/1/1874 Cosham, Hants Children: Dorothy K Bridger born 8/3/1896 Petersfield. Married 1915 Portsmouth Edward Smith. Widow in 1939, later name Payne. 1939 laundry machinist 1891 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: labourer 1901 census: Residing 114 Cuthbert Road,Portsmouth. Occupation: bricklayer’s labourer. Brother-in-law James Browning 17 born Petersfield occupation car fitter with them 1939 Register: Residing 51 Jersey Road, Portsmouth. Occupation: general worker heavy labour. Daughter Dorothy with then JOHN BRIDGER Born: 1882 Elsted Father: James Bridger Mother: Rosa Hill Baptised: 15/1/1822 Elsted Married: 1912 Petersfield district Spouse: Ellen Stenning Children: Ruby Ellen Elizabeth Bridger registered as Stenning born 1912 Petersfield district Dorothy Ivy Bridger born 1914 Petersfield district 1901 census: Residing with mother, Occupation: brewer’s drayman 1911 census: Residing with mother. Occupation: brewer’s drayman Ruby Bridger died 1/1/1968 of haemorrhage of pancreas, At time of death 21 Sussex Road Petersfield. Married Walter George Fisher born 4/1/1910 Liss did 1989. Occupation: bricklayer