William Dempster

(15 November 1772 - )
     William Dempster was born on 15 November 1772 in Erskine, Renfrewshire, Scotland. He was the son of George Dempster and Katherine Cameron.

William Dempster

(1857 - 19 April 1941)
     William Dempster was born in 1857 in Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada. He was the son of John Dempster and Elizabeth Bishop.
William Dempster and Richard Dempster were listed in a directory dated 1897 as Dempster, Richard & William, fishermen at Flowers Cove, Newfoundland, Canada.
William Dempster married Mary Martin before 1900?.
     William Dempster and Richard Dempster were recorded in 1921 census in Nameless Cove, St Barbe district, Newfoundland, Canada. In one house were: William Dempster, head, married born 1857 April, aged 64, born at Nameless Cove, C/E with wife Mary Dempster born 1861 Mar, aged 60. Next was Richard Dempster, head, widower, born 1859 Jun, 62, born in Flowers Cove, C/E & his son John W Dempster, single, born 1903 Mar. aged 18, born at Nameless Cove. Next was Richard Dempster, head, married, born 1899 Aug, aged 21, at Nameless Cove & his wife Evelyn M.
     William Dempster was recorded in 1935 census in Nameless Cove, St Barbe district Newfoundland. William Dempster,78, widowed, home owner, 7 rooms, no radio!,fisherman, son: Richard Dempster married 35, E Maud Dempster, daughter in law, 33, Irene Dempster, 13 grand daughter, Mary Marg Dempster,11, gr-daughter, grandsons Baxter Dempster 9 & Dudley Dempster 7, all born in Newfoundland, British nationality. Church of England. Next door was John W Dempster & his family..
     William died on 19 April 1941 in Flowers Cove, Newfoundland. William Dempster, aged 84. Beloved Grandfather of Irene Vivian Dempster [Jun 1922-April 1942].

Children of William Dempster and Mary Martin

William Arnold Dempster

(25 December 1867 - 23 October 1942)
     William Arnold Dempster was born on 25 December 1867 in Seetabuldee, Nagpore/Nagpur, India. He was the son of Robert Dempster and Catherine Ellman. William Arnold Dempster was christened on 7 January 1868 in Nagpore/Nagpur, Maharashtra.
William & Robert (and the other children presumably) were brought up their aunt Harriet Ellman while their parents were in India.
     William Arnold Dempster and Robert William George Dempster were recorded on the 1881 census in Eliot Bank Schook, 8 Eliot Bank, Forest Hill, Lewisham, Kent. Robert Willm Demmpster 16 & William Arnold Dempster 13, both born in India, were pupils in the school of Thomas Bryer. The school was earlier called Osborne House.
     William resided at Brandon, Manitoba, Canada, c.1888-1890. He ran away from school to Canada with a friend. He settled in Brandon, working in a hardware store and deliving milk. He met his wife there.
William Arnold Dempster was listed in a directory dated 1889 as working for James Woodworth & Co. coal and wood dealers at Carrell St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
     William resided at 321 Hamilton St, Vancouver, British Columbia, in early 1890.
William Arnold Dempster married Mary Chipman Rounsefell on 1 March 1890 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. They took up residence on Fairfield Island, Chilliwack, in a house across the street from Mary's parents. They lived together for 8 years, during which time they had 3 children.
     William resided at Vancouver, British Columbia, from 1890 to c.1893.
     William resided at Chilliwack, British Columbia, from 1893 to 1899.
     William Arnold Dempster was mentioned in the manorial court roll dated 19 July 1894 . In the manor of Twineham Benefield. 19 July 1894 - Admission of (a) William Arnold Dempster of Chiliwack, New Westminster, British Colombia, Canada, esquire, on the death of (b) Robert Dempster, his father. - Recites: (i) 12 December 1893. Death of the said Robert Dempster and subsequent burial at Stoke next Guildford, Co. Surrey.
(ii) 15 October 1855. Marriage of the said Robert Dempster at Hove, Brighton.
(iii) 15 January 1868. Baptism of the said William Arnold Dempster at Seetabulda, India, youngest son of the said Robert Dempster.
By this deed, the said William Arnold Dempster was admitted tenant of the said property, upon the trusts declared in the Will of Thomas Ellman, deceased, as described in Sergison 2.
Manor of Twineham Benefield. Admission of (a) William Arnold Dempster of Chiliwack, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada, esquire, on the death of (b) Robert Dempster, his father. By this deed, the said William Arnold Dempster was admitted tenant of the said property, upon trusts declared in the Will of Thomas Ellman, deceased, as described in Sergison 3.

     William Arnold Dempster was mentioned in the manorial court roll dated 24 January 1895. Manor of Twineham Benefield. Copy. Surrender of (a) William Arnold Dempster of Chiliwack, New Westminster, British Colombia, Canada, esquire, and admission of (b) Catherine Emma Dempster of Glenthorne, West Road, Guildford, Co. Surrey, spinster. By this deed, the said William Arnold Dempster surrendered the said property to the use of the said Catherine Emma Dempster, who was admitted tenant thereof, upon the trusts declared in the Will of Thomas Ellman, deceased, as described in Sergison 2.
Manor of Twineham Benefield. Copy. Surrender of (a) William Arnold Dempster of Chiliwack, New Westminster, British Colombia, Canada, esquire, and admission of (b) Catherine Emma Dempster of Glenthorne, West Road, Guildford, Co. Surrey, spinster.
By this deed, the said William Arnold Dempster surrendered the said property to the use of the said Catherine Emma Dempster, who was admitted tenant thereof, upon the trusts declared in the Will of Thomas Ellman, deceased, as described in Sergison 3.

     William resided at Seattle, Washington, from 1899. William He was a landscape gardener between 1900 and 1942.
     William died on 23 October 1942 in Seattle, Washington, USA, aged 74. He was cremated in Washelli Crematory, Seattle.

Children of William Arnold Dempster and Mary Chipman Rounsefell

William Frank Dempster

(3 October 1869 - before 8 February 1870)
     William Frank Dempster was christened on 3 October 1869 in St Mary, Horsham, Sussex. He was the son of Joseph Dempster and Fanny Hopkins.
     William died before 8 February 1870 in Horsham, Sussex. He was buried on 8 February 1870 in St Mary, Horsham.

William Frederick Dempster

(11 April 1881 - 3 September 1957)
     William Frederick Dempster was born on 11 April 1881 in Queenstown, South Australia. He was the son of George Wafford Dempster and Helen Wylie Caithness Begg.
     William died on 3 September 1957 in Prospect, South Australia, aged 76.

William George Percival Dempster

(26 November 1912 - )
     William George Percival Dempster was born on 26 November 1912 in Portland, South Australia. He was the son of George Percy Dempster and Harriet Carter.
William George Percival Dempster married Marjorie Catherine Hodges on 7 October 1931 in the residence of William Hodges, Largs Bay, South Australia.

William Henry James Dempster

(before 4 May 1873 - )
     William Henry James Dempster was also known as William James in records. He was born before 4 May 1873 in Woolwich RD, Kent. He was christened on 4 May 1873 in East Clandon, Surrey. He was the son of Sgt James Dempster and Emma Jane Daborn. William Henry James Dempster was listed as Sgt James Dempster's son in the 1881 census in the Barracks, Winchester, Hampshir.

William Robert Dempster

(6 July 1887 - 29 January 1956)
     William Robert Dempster was born on 6 July 1887 in Port Gawler, South Australia. He was the son of Robert William George Dempster and Lydia May Ward.
William Robert Dempster married Vera Annie Bullock on 10 January 1917 in the Methodist Manse, Balaklava, South Australia.
     William resided at Tanunda, South Australia, 1931.
     William died on 29 January 1956 in Springbank, South Australia, aged 68. His usual residence was Mitcham West.

Child of William Robert Dempster and Vera Annie Bullock

William Thomas Dempster

(7 July 1837 - )
     William Thomas Dempster was christened on 7 July 1837 in St Mary Magdalene, Woolwich, Kent. He was the son of Joseph Dempster and Mary Ann Unknown.

William Walter Dempster

(1871 - 1925)
     William Walter Dempster was born in 1871 in Richmond, Victoria. He was the son of John Dempster and Amelia Humberstone.
     William died in 1925 in East Melbourne, Victoria.

Ann Denman

(29 February 1776 - )
     Ann Denman was christened on 29 February 1776 in Willingdon, Sussex. She was the daughter of William Denman and Ann Putland.
Ann Denman and John Heatherly, Elizabeth Denman and Harriet Denman witnessed John Denman and Ann Heatherly's wedding on 20 December 1796 in Eastbourne, Sussex.

Ann Denman

(1805 - 12 August 1811)
     Ann Denman was born in 1805. She was the daughter of Henry Denman and Elizabeth Unknown (Denman).
     Ann died on 12 August 1811 in Willingdon, Sussex.

Arnold Denman

(18 February 1798 - 8 April 1863)
     Arnold Denman was christened on 18 February 1798 in Willingdon, Sussex. He was the son of John Denman and Ann Heatherly.
Arnold Denman and Louisa Denman, Richard Dempster and Caroline Lay witnessed Robert Osborn Dempster and Mary Ann Denman's wedding on 17 November 1825 in Willingdon, Sussex.
Arnold Denman married Frances Heatherly Lay, daughter of William Lay and Mary Ann Pitt, on 27 December 1827 in St Peter, Walworth, Newington, Surrey.
Arnold Denman witnessed Thomas Noakes and Louisa Denman's wedding on 11 June 1830 in Willingdon, Sussex.
     Arnold and John were registered at Willingdon on the 1832 electoral roll. Arnold Denman, tenant of Inigo Thomas, Esq. voted at Willingdon for Cavendish.
John Putland voted for Cavendish and Curteis as tenant of I Thomas Esq.
Many of the voters in the village were listed as influenced by the principal inhabitants, particularly Mr Putland.
     Arnold was registered as Arnold Denman, occupier of land at 'Park Farm', Willingdon, on the 1837 electoral roll.
     Arnold Denman and Frances Heatherly Lay were recorded on the 1841 census in Willingdon. He was described as a farmer, aged 42, with Fanny aged 32, but their son was not mentioned. A Samuel Putland aged 83 of independent means, was living with them along with 16 year old female servant Sophia Seymour.
Arnold Denman was listed in a directory dated 1845 as Arnold Denman, farmer at Willingdon, Sussex.
     Arnold Denman and Frances Heatherly Lay were recorded on the 1851 census in Upper Stonham, South Malling. Arnold Denman, head, married, aged 52, farmer of 492 acres, employing 15 men & 8 boys, born Willingdon; with his wife Frances, aged 42, born Settonham? Mdx, Charlotte Cooper, a visitor aged 36?, annuitant, born Manchester and two house servants were with them.
Arnold Denman was listed in a directory dated 1858 as Arnold Denman, farmer at South Malling, Lewes, Sussex. He was an executor of Robert Osborn Dempster's estate on 24 July 1860 in the Principal Probate Registry, London.
     Arnold Denman and Arnold William Denman were recorded on the 1861 census in Star Place, Fulham, London. Arnold Denman aged 63, born Willingdon was living with William Wm [Arnold William?] Denman, aged 29, baker & meal man, born Willingdon, Francis Denman, retired farmer, aged 53, [age was in female column and moved to male] born Hackney, Mdx with a live-in bakers' man.
     Arnold died on 8 April 1863 in 76 Grand Parade, Brighton, Sussex, aged 65. He was buried in St Mary the Virgin, Willingdon. Sacred to the memory of / Arnold Denman / who died April 1863 / aged 65 years / Also of Frances Heatherly Denman / wife of Arnold Denman who died / April 1895 aged 87 years.
     His will was proved on 21 May 1863 at Lewes, Sussex. Arnold Denman, formerly of Willingdon but late of 76 Grand-parade, Brighton, both in the county of Sussex, gentleman, deceased who died 8 Apriil 1863 at Grand-parade afsd was proved by the oath of Frances Heahterly Denman of 76 Grand-oarade afsd widow the relict the sole executrix. Effects under £4000.

Child of Arnold Denman and Frances Heatherly Lay

Arnold William Denman

(27 August 1831 - before 1891)
     Arnold William Denman was christened on 27 August 1831 in Willingdon, Sussex. He was the son of Arnold Denman and Frances Heatherly Lay.
     Arnold William Denman was recorded on the 1851 census in Babraham, Cambridgeshire. Arnold Denman, aged 19, unmarried, a farmer's son born at Willingdon, was a visitor at the Webb farm.
     Arnold William Denman and Arnold Denman were recorded on the 1861 census in Star Place, Fulham, London. Arnold Denman aged 63, born Willingdon was living with William Wm [Arnold William?] Denman, aged 29, baker & meal man, born Willingdon, Francis Denman, retired farmer, aged 53, [age was in female column and moved to male] born Hackney, Mdx with a live-in bakers' man.
Arnold William Denman married Eliza Simons on 6 May 1861 in St John's, Fulham, Kensington RD, Middlesex.
     Arnold William Denman and Eliza Simons were recorded on the 1871 census in Heathfield Villas, Sydney Rd, Cuckfield, Sussex. Arnold W Denman, head, married, 39, retired farmer, born Willingdon; with his wife Eliza aged 33, born Ruddingham, Notts and son Francis A, aged 2? born Ruddingham, with one domestic servant.
There was no Arnold Denman living in Sussex by 1881, but there is a William Denman, ironmonger & blacksmith listed in the Willingdon directories from 1855 to 1878. He is not listed in 1882. William is also listed as owning 2 acres 2 rods 19 perches with gross estimated rental 80/13/- in the 1873 Return of Owners of Land. He is not identifiable in the 1881 census of Sussex.
     Arnold died before 1891.

Children of Arnold William Denman and Eliza Simons

Charlotte Denman

(15 August 1767 - before 10 April 1795)
     Charlotte Denman was christened on 15 August 1767 in St Mary, Willingdon, Sussex. She was the daughter of William Denman and Ann Putland.
     Charlotte died before 10 April 1795 in Willingdon, Sussex. She was buried on 10 April 1795 in St Mary, Willingdon.

Charlotte Denman

(3 November 1806 - 25 January 1810)
     Charlotte Denman was christened on 3 November 1806 in St Mary, Willingdon, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Denman and Ann Heatherly.
     Charlotte died on 25 January 1810 in Willingdon, Sussex, aged 3. She was buried on 30 January 1810 in Willingdon.

Edward Denman

(17 January 1779 - 20 April 1860)
     Edward Denman was christened on 17 January 1779 in Willingdon, Sussex. An Edward Denman married Elziabeth Hack of this parish at Duncton, in 1808. He was the son of William Denman and Ann Putland.
     Edward Denman was recorded on the 1841 census in Willingdon. Edward Denman, 55, Ind(ependent), born in the county, was living with John Marquick? 77.
     Edward died on 20 April 1860 in Willingdon, Sussex, England, aged 81. ... Also of Edward who died April 20th 1860 aged 81.

Elizabeth Denman

(29 September 1777 - before 4 April 1840)
     Elizabeth Denman was christened on 29 September 1777 in Willingdon, Sussex. She was the daughter of William Denman and Ann Putland.
Elizabeth Denman and John Heatherly, Harriet Denman and Ann Denman witnessed John Denman and Ann Heatherly's wedding on 20 December 1796 in Eastbourne, Sussex.
     Elizabeth died before 4 April 1840 in Southover, Sussex. She was buried on 4 April 1840 in Willingdon, Sussex.

Frances Eliza Denman

(June 1867 - March 1868)
     Frances Eliza Denman's birth was registered in the quarter ending in June 1867 in Basford RD, Nottinghamshire. She was the daughter of Arnold William Denman and Eliza Simons.
     Frances's death was registered in the quarter ending in March 1868 in Basford RD Nottinghamshire.

Francis Arnold Wainwright Denman

(December 1868 - June 1902)
     Francis Arnold Wainwright Denman's birth was registered in the quarter ending in December 1868 in Ruddington, Nottinghamshire. He was the son of Arnold William Denman and Eliza Simons. Francis was listed as Arnold William Denman's son in the 1871 census in Heathfield Villas, Sydney Rd, Cuckfield, Sussex.
     Francis Arnold Wainwright Denman was recorded on the 1901 census. He was paymaster aged 32 and married, born at Nottingham with the Royal Navy, a crewmember of the Pyramus, but not on board.
     Francis's death was registered in the quarter ending in June 1902 in London, St Marylebone RD, Middlesex.

Harriet Denman

(5 January 1781 - 26 November 1811)
     Harriet Denman was christened on 5 January 1781 in Willingdon, Sussex. She was the daughter of William Denman and Ann Putland.
Harriet Denman and John Heatherly, Elizabeth Denman and Ann Denman witnessed John Denman and Ann Heatherly's wedding on 20 December 1796 in Eastbourne, Sussex.
     Harriet died on 26 November 1811 in Willingdon, Sussex, aged 30. She was buried on 13 December 1811 in Willingdon. Sacred to the memory of Ann Denman, wife of William Denman, died 14th April 1801 aged 57 / Also of Harriett Denman youngest daughter of the above William ane Ann Denman who died November 26th 1811 aged 30 years.

Henry Denman

(10 January 1764 - 12 January 1827)
     Henry Denman was christened on 10 January 1764 in Willingdon, Sussex. He was the son of William Denman and Ann Putland.
Henry Denman married Elizabeth Unknown (Denman). There is no record of their marriage in Sussex.
     Henry died on 12 January 1827 in Willingdon, Sussex, aged 63. Henry Denman / Died January 12th 1827 / aged 61 / also his wife Elizabeth who died 28 March 1810 aged 62? / and Ann his daughter / died Aug 12 1811 aged 6 years. He was buried on 19 January 1827 in Willingdon. In memory of Henry Denman who died January 12th 1827 aged 64 years. Also of Elizabeth Denman who died March 24th 1840 aged 62 years. Also of Ann Dennman who died August 12th 1844 aged 67 years. Also of Edward who died April 20th 1860 aged 81.

Child of Henry Denman and Elizabeth Unknown (Denman)

Jane Denman

(September 1732 - before 17 November 1732)
     Jane Denman was born in September 1732 in Willingdon, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Denman and Mary Bean.
     Jane died before 17 November 1732 in Willingdon, Sussex. She was buried on 17 November 1732 in Willingdon.

John Denman

(6 October 1700? - before 14 May 1757)
     John Denman was born on 6 October 1700?. He may be the John christened 06 Oct 1700 at Shermanbury, the son of John & Bridget Horley of Cowfold, (Morley - IGI) who were married at Shermanbury on 21 April 1696. If so, he had a sister Elizabeth bapt 28 Feb1696/7; William 3 Mar 1698, Charity 1 Jan 1702, Mary baptised 31 May 1704 at Shermanbury,who died 21 Aug 1704,& brother George bap 28 Aug 1709.
That John was probably born 02 July 1676 to William & Susan Godsmarke (Gosmarke - IGI) at Shermanbury who married there 27 June 1672. They also had William born 9 Feb 1672 Shermanbury, who died 24 Feb 1672, then William 22 March 1673 and possibly Henry 12 Jan 1679. However a John was also christened 11 March 1657 at Shermanbury - the son of Thomas. There are several refernces to Denmans of Shermanbury in the Sussex Poor Law records. He was the son of John Denman and Bridget Morley.
John Denman married Mary Bean on 24 November 1729 in Willingdon, Sussex. Married by licence.
Bean v Denman.Bill and answer. Plaintiffs: Walter Bean, Elizabeth Bean, John Bean, Henry Bean, William Bean, Thomas Bean (children of John Bean, farmer, deceased late of Willingdon, Sussex; infants, the eldest aged about 12 years, by Robert Bean, their uncle).
Defendants: Henry Bean, John Denman and Mary Denman, his wife.
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Bean v Denman.Depositions: Plaintiffs: Walter Bean, Elizabeth Bean, John Bean, Henry Bean and William Bean infants (by Robert Bean, their next friend).
Defendants: Henry Bean, John Denman and Mary Denman his wife (said Henry Bean and Mary Denman being executors of John Bean, deceased).
Depositions taken at Eastbourne, Sussex. 1731
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'... John Denman that uses Sir Walter (Earl of Wilmington]' s Park farm at Willingdon is to subscibe five pounds a year, there's something afoot...' re the appointment of a schoolmaster at Mason's [Charity>?] school.
     John died before 14 May 1757 in Willingdon, Sussex. He was buried on 14 May 1757 in Willingdon. Mr John Denman.

Children of John Denman and Mary Bean

John Denman

(21 July 1738 - before 28 January 1766)
     John Denman was christened on 21 July 1738 in Willingdon, Sussex. He was the son of John Denman and Mary Bean.
     John died before 28 January 1766 in Willingdon, Sussex. He was buried on 28 January 1766 in Willingdon.

John Denman

(31 July 1765 - 1 October 1824)
     John Denman was christened on 31 July 1765 in Willingdon, Sussex. He was the son of William Denman and Ann Putland. John was a tenant farmer in 'Park Farm', Willingdon, Sussex.
John Denman married Ann Heatherly, daughter of Robert Heatherly and Ann Smith?, on 20 December 1796 in Eastbourne, Sussex. They obtained a licence 8 December 1796, the bondsmen being John Denman and John Heatherley of Eastbourne. The marriage was witnessed by Ann Denman, Elizabeth Denman, John Heatherley and Harriet Denman.
Inigo Thomas, Esq, of Park Farm: Messrs Elphick & Denman, £59/8?/-.
     John Denman was named in the militia list taken in 1803 in Willingdon. He was listed as a farmer, class 4.
John Dempster was the master of John Gower, aged 20 of Willingdon who was convicted of a crime against him.
     John died on 1 October 1824 in Willingdon, Sussex, aged 59. He was buried on 7 October 1824 in Willingdon. His monumental inscription reads: Sacred to the memory of John Denman who died Oct 1 1824 aged 59 years. Also of Ann Denman, relict of the above who died March 20 1855 aged 79 years. Also of Fanny Dempster, granddaughter of the above who died July 21 1866, aged 30 years. Also of William, second son of John and Ann Denman of this parish, who died April 5 1800, aged 6 months. Also of Charlotte, second daughter of the above John and Ann Denman, who died January 25, 1810, aged 3 years and 3 months.

Children of John Denman and Ann Heatherly

John Denman

(2 July 1676 - )
     John Denman was christened on 2 July 1676 in Shermanbury, Sussex. He was the son of William Denman and Susan Godsmarke.
John Denman married Bridget Morley on 21 April 1696 in Shermanbury, Sussex.
However there was a Thomas Denman eligible of Shermanbury eligible to vote in the poll for the knights of the shire of the county of Sussex in 1705. John Denman was buried on 19 June 1708?. A John Denman was buried 19 June 1709 at Laughton All Saints in Sussex.

Child of John Denman and Bridget Morley

Louisa Denman

(6 October 1808 - 26 January 1874)
     Louisa Denman was christened on 6 October 1808 in Willingdon, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Denman and Ann Heatherly.
Louisa Denman and Arnold Denman, Richard Dempster and Caroline Lay witnessed Robert Osborn Dempster and Mary Ann Denman's wedding on 17 November 1825 in Willingdon, Sussex.
Louisa Denman married Thomas Noakes, son of Thomas Noakes and Frances King, on 11 June 1830 in Willingdon, Sussex.
She is mentioned as one of the only two children of his sister Ann Denman by Robert Heatherly in his 1840 will.
     Louisa Denman and Thomas Noakes were recorded on the 1841 census in Wannock, Jevington. Thomas Noakes, 35, farmer, Louisa Noakes aged 30, Emily 10, Frances 9, Thomas John 7, Edmond 6, William 5, Richard 3, all born in the county with servants Caroline Vine aged 20 and Frances Miller? aged 20.
     Louisa Noakes and Ann Denman were recorded on the 1851 census in Jevington, Sussex. Ann Denman, widow, aged 75, born Eastbourne - visitor in household of her daughter Louisa Noakes, widow aged 42, farmer of 600? acres employing 24 labourers, born Willingdon and her children Frances 18?, Thomas Jr/Jo 17, William 15, Richard 12, Kate 2, all born at Jevington, with a servant.
     Louisa Denman was recorded on the 1861 census in Wannock St, Jevington, Sussex. Louisa Noakes, head, widow, 52, farmer of 500 acres empoloying 12 men and 5 boys, born at Willingdon; with her children Richard aged 22, unmarried and Kate L, 11, both born at Jevington, plus a general servant.
     Louisa Denman was recorded on the 1871 census in 'Wannock Farm', Jevington. Louisa Noaks, head, widow, 62, farmer of 600 acres employing 11 men and 6 boys, born at Willingdon; with her unmarried daughters Emily 39, Agnes 24 & Kate 21, all born at Jevington, plus a servant Charity Vine.
     Louisa died on 26 January 1874 in Eastbourne, Sussex, aged 65.
     Her will was proved on 17 April 1874 at the Principal Probate Registry, London. The will of Louisa Noakes, late of Wannock in the parish of Jevington, Ssx, who died 26 Jan 1874 at Eastbourne, whose will was proved at Lewes by Richard Noakes of 64 Geneva Road, Brixton, Surrey, the sole executor. Effects under £9.000.

Children of Louisa Denman and Thomas Noakes

Mary Denman

(1 July 1735 - )
     Mary Denman was christened on 1 July 1735 in Willingdon, Sussex. She may be the Mary Denman, spinster who married Thomas Breach of Eastbourne, by licence at Bexhill, Sussex, 9 June 1765. She was the daughter of John Denman and Mary Bean.

Mary Ann Denman

(2 August 1804 - 9 January 1891)
     Mary Ann Denman was christened on 2 August 1804 in Willingdon, Sussex. She was the daughter of John Denman and Ann Heatherly. Mary Ann Dempster witnessed the second marriage of James Dempster and Sarah Johnson on 28 June 1815, Ifield, Surrey; He was described as a widower of Mitcham.
Mary Ann Denman married Robert Osborn Dempster, son of James Dempster and Sarah Osborn, on 17 November 1825 in Willingdon, Sussex. Married by licence. They were both single of this parish and the ceremony was witnessed by Richard Dempster & her brother and sister Arnold & Louisa Denman. The marriage licence dated 15 November stated that Robert Dempster of Willingdon was aged 29 and upwards and Mary Ann Denman of same was aged 22 and upwards, spinster, for Willingdon church. A wedding present of china ware was later given to their grand-daughter Fannie on her marriage to AF Hooper..
     In Robert Osborn Dempster's will dated 6 May 1837 in Broadwater, Mary Ann Denman was named as executrix of the estate; Robert Dempster of Offington in the parish of Broadwater in the county of Sussex yeoman I give all my estate and effects whatsoever unto my dear wife and I appoint my said wife and Arnold Denman of Willingdon in the county of Sussex yeoman and George Dempster of Brighthelmstone in the county of Sussex executrix and executors. Signed Robert Dempster. Witnesses: Richard Dempster & Thos. Turner. She was widowed on 20 June 1837 on the death of her husband Robert Osborn Dempster.
     Mary Ann Denman was recorded on the 1841 census in Willingdon, Sussex. Mary Dempster 35, Ind; George 9; Fanny 4; Ruth Mewett 15 servant, all born in Sussex. William and Robert were at their uncle John's school at Turnham Green.
     Mary Ann Dempster was mentioned in the will of James Dempster dated 18 August 1841.
     Mary Ann Denman was assessed under the Tithe Commutation Act of 1836 on 15 July 1842 in Willingdon, Sussex. Theh property was owned by Samuel Newnham and others also occupied the site.
     Mary resided at Willingdon, Sussex, 1845. Mrs Dempster headed the listing for Willingdon in the Post Office directory.
     Mary Ann Denman was recorded on the 1851 census in Risden House, Hawkhurst, Kent. Mary Ann Dempster, widow, aged 46, born Willingdon, was housekeeper to George French, unmarried aged 30, a landed proprietor and fundholder of 500 acres employing 18 labourers, plus five servants.
     Mary resided at 6 Osborne Villas, Cliftonville, Hove, from 1858-1860. She proved her husband's will from this address. She was an executor of Robert Osborn Dempster's estate on 24 July 1860 in the Principal Probate Registry, London.
     Mary Ann Denman was recorded on the 1861 census in 6 Osborne Villas, Hove, Sussex. Mary Ann Dempster, head, widow, 56, lady, born Willingdon, Sussex. She had two general servants William Farmer (or possibly Turner) aged 42, born Hants, and his wife Ann, aged 39, born Hungerford, Berkshire. Living next door were Ellmans.
     Administration of the estate of George Dempster was granted to Mary Ann Denman, on 22 January 1862 in PPR Administration of the personal estate of George Dempster late of Emerald Hill Melbourne in South Australia (sic) bachelor deceased who died 5 Dec 1861 at Sea was granted to Mary Ann Dempster of 6 Osborn villas Cliftonville Brighton SSX, widow, mother. Effects under 300 pounds.
     Mary Ann Denman was recorded on the 1871 census in 34 York Rd, Hove, Sussex. She was living alone in a lodging house, aged 66, no occupation, born Willingdon.
     Mary Ann Denman were recorded on the 1881 census in 34 York Rd, Hove. Mary Ann Dempster, aged 76, a shareholder, born Willingdon.
     Mary Ann Denman made a will dated 10 July 1890 in Guildford, Surrey. This is the last will and testament of me Mary Ann Dempster residing at Guildford, Surrey, widow I appoint my son Robert Dempster of Glenthorne Guildford executor and I bequeath my property of every description to my two sons Robert Dempster now residing at Guildford and William Dempster now in Australia in equal shares. Witnesses: Hannah Davis, Glencairn, Martyr Rd., M E Jakes, Glencairn, Martyr Rd.
     Mary died on 9 January 1891 in 'Glencairn', Martyr Rd, Guildford, Surrey, aged 86. Death of Mrs Mary Ann Dempster widow of the late Mr Robert Osborn Dempster.. She was buried after 9 January 1891 in Willingdon, Sussex.
     Her will was proved on 24 January 1891 at PPR. The will of Mary Ann Dempster late of Glencairn, Martyr Rd, Guildford Surrey, widow who died 9 Jan 1891 at Glencairn proved by Robert Dempster of Glenthorne Guildford retired medical officer the son, sole executor. Personal estate £1452.13.4. Duplicate issued Feb 1891, resworn Aug 1891 £1015.3.4.

Children of Mary Ann Denman and Robert Osborn Dempster