Family History


TWO SISTERS OF MY ANCESTOR MARRIED NATHAN BURCHELL. THIS IS THEIR FAMILY. IT IS NOT FINISHED. IF YOU HAVE ANY AMENDMENTS OR ADDITIONS PLEASE E-MAIL ME MARTIS1@HOTMAIL.CO.UK

 

BURCHELLS

ELIZABETH WILMER

Born: 1818 Pulborough

Father: Thomas Wilmer

Mother: Elizabeth balchin

Baptised: 1/11/1818 Pulborough

Buried; 13/9/1840 in child-bed

Married; 25/7/1840 Billingshurst

Spouse; Nathan Burchell

Born: abt 1814 Pulborough

Died: Between 1861 and 1871 not buried Pulborough

Children: Elizabeth Burchell b 1840 Billingshurst

SARAH WILMER

Born: 1822 Pulborough

Father: Thomas Wilmer

Mother: Elizabeth Balchin

Baptised: 17/3/1822 Pulborough

Buried; 15/7/1897 Pulborough aged 75

Married; 1841

Spouse: Nathan Burchell (widower of her sister Elizabeth

Children: Harriet Burchel;l b 1841

Luke Burchell b 1843

Miriam Burchell b 1846

George Burchell b 1848

Sarah Burchell b 1850

hester Burchell b 1852

1841 census: Sarah recorded living alone in Pulborough with baby Elizabeth

1851census: Hulls? Farm Pulborough. Occupation: sawyer

1861 census: Residing Hulls, Pulborough. occupation: sawyer. John & Harriet Carn lodgers

1871 census: housekeeper to John Johnson widower, Downer Birchfield 15 living with them

1881 census: Residing Nutbourne Common. Sarah housekeeper to John Johnson. Sarah Goddard 13 visiting

1891 census; Sarah with her daughter Hester Charman

Children of Sarah and Elizabeth and Nathan Burchell

ELIZABETH BURCHELL

BORN: 1840 Billingshurst

Father: Nathan Burchell

Mother: Elizabeth Wilmer

Married: 25/7/1861 Pulborough

Spouse: James Searle

Baptised; 15/1/1843 Greatham

Parents: James & Charlotte Searle

Died: 1919 Thakeham district

Children: Charlotte Searle bapt 27/10/1861 Pulborough

Mary Searle bapt 22/11/1863 Coldwaltham

John Searle bapt 12/11/1865 Coldwaltham

Alice Searle bapt 30/1/1870 hardham

Rose Searle b 1873 Hardham

Frederick Searle b 1876 Hardham

Elizabeth Searle b 1880 Hardham

William Searle b 1882 Hardham

1861 census: Residing Hardham gatehouse. Cook to William Neale. Mary Burchell 14 housemaid (possibly Miriam)

1871 census: Residing Cold Farm House, Hardham. Occupation: agricultural labourer

1881 census: Residing Hardham. Occupation: Agricultural labourer

1891 census: Residing Church Cottages, Hardham. Occupation agricultural labourer. Ephtraim parker 46 widowerer lodging with them

1901 Residing The Street, Hardham. Occupation: farm foreman. Daughter Rose housemaid and grand-daughter Dorothy K Searle 9 with them

1911 census: Residing Bine Cottage hardham. Occuaption: general farm labourer. Daughter Rose a parlourmaid with them

HARRIET BURCHELL

Born: 1841 Pulborough

Father: Nathan Burchell

Mother: sarah Wilmer

Baptised; 28/11/1841 Pulborough

Married: 2/2/1861

Spouse: John Carn

Baptised: 25/12/1838 Coldwaltham

Parents: John & Lucy Carn

Children: Henry Carn (see Note 1)

1861 census: Residing with Nathan and sarah Burchell. Occupation: carpenter

Note 1: Henry Carn. Baptised 26/5/1861 Pulborough died 1862

LUKE BURCHELL

Born; 1843

Father: Nathan Burchell

Mother: Sarah Wilmer

Baptised: 17/12/1843 Pulborough

Married: 1870

Spouse: Elizabeth Russell Charlwood

Baptised: 8/10/1843 East grinstead

Parents: Charles & Elizabeth Charlwood

Children: Elizabeth Rose Burchell b 1871

Frederivk Thomas Burchell b 1873

Albert Burchell b 1875

Edith Annie Burchell b 1879

1861 census: residing with parents. Occupation: agricultural labourer

1871 census: Residing Church Road, Battersea. Occupation: miller

1881 census: Residing 2 hart Street, Battersea. Occupation: engine driver in flour mill

1891 census: Residing 9 London Road, Battersea. Occuapation: stoker

1901 census: Residing 9 Lombard Rd, Battersea. Occupation: stationary engine stoker. Wifefs name given as Mary

1911 CENSUS: Residing 9 Lombard Rd, Battersea. Occupation: general labourer

MIRIAM BURCHELL

Born: 1846 Pulborough

Father: Nathan Burchell

Mother: Sarah Wilmer

1861 census: Possibly the Mary Burchell working with her sister at Hardham gatehouse, housemaid to William Neale

GEORGE BURCHELL

Born: 1848 Pulborough

Father: Nathan Burchell

Mother: Sarah Wilmer

Baptised: 17/9/1848 Pulborough

Married: 1868 Steyning district

Spouse: Sarah Adfield

Born: 1843 Pulborough

Parents: David & Sarah Adfield

Died: 1911 Steyning district

Children: George Burchell b 1869 Shoreham

Elizabeth Burchell b 1871 Shoreham

Myra Burchell b 1872 Shoreham

Eliza Burchell b 1874 Shoreham

Frederick Burchell b 1876 Shoreham

Charles Burchell b 1878 Shoreham

Annie Burchell b 1878 Shoreham

Charlotte Burchell b 1880 Shoreham

Edith Burchell b 1883 Shoreham

1871 census: residing Frederick Arms PH, Surrey St, Shoreham. Occupation: beerhouse keeper. Ann Adfield 11 servant with them

1881 census: Residing West Street West side, Shoreham. Occupation: builder

1891 census: Residing West St, Shoreham. Occupation: builder

1901 census: Residing 5 Commercial Terrace, Shoreham. Occupation: bricklayer. Son George, also bricklayer his wife Agnes and children Sarah 5, Agnes 3 and George 7 months living nearby at 21 Buckingham St

1911 census: Residing 5 Commercial Terrace New Shoreham. Occupation: market gardener. Daughter Annie unmarried with them, dressmaker

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HESTER BURCHELL

Born: 1852

Father; Nathan Burchell

Mother; sarah Wilmer

Baptised; 27/6/1852

Buried: An Esther Charman buried Brighton district 1931 aged 82

Married; 1880

Spouse; William Charman

Born: 1854 Nutbourne

Baptised; 12/3/1854

Parents: William & Harriet Charman

Children: Fanny Charman b 1882 Pulborough (see Note 1)

Agnes Charman b 1885 Pulborough (see Note 2)

William Charman b 1887 Pulborough (see Note 3)

1881: Residing Nutbourne,Pulborough with widowed mother at Johnsons. Occupation: miller

1891 census: Residing Nutbourne. occupation: miller, farmer

1901 census; Rresiding North lane, Storrington. Occupation: carrier

Note 1: Fanny charman married 1904 Thakeham district Henry Noble Bennett born 1877 Littlehampton. Children: Dorothy may Bennett born 1905 Hove.

1901 census: residing with mother

1911 census: Residing 3 St Leonards Avenue Hove. Occupation: bathchairman

Note 2: Agnes Charman 1901 census: servant to Emma Roper (living on own means) Elmleigh, Pulborough

Note 3: William Chartman. 1901 census: residing with mother. Occupation: shop boy

1911 census: Residing as boarder 36 Millais Rd, Dover. Assisting in the business (boarding with a bricklayer)