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Mark BUTTON

Male - 1867


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  • Name Mark BUTTON  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 28 Sep 1800  St Mary the Virgin, Warbleton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Occupation 14 Jul 1840  Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Farmer 
    Census 1841 06 Jun 1841  Pickstone Farm, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • The Household Schedule(88) - Burton (Pinkstone) was recorded as follows:
      Mark BURTON, 40, Farmer;
      Mary BURTON, 40;
      Harriett BURTON, 13;
      Martha BURTON, 11;
      Mary BURTON, 10;
      Thomas BURTON, 9;
      David BURTON, 7;
      Sarah BURTON, 5;
      Ruth BURTON, 3;
      George BURTON, 10 months.
      Household Schedule (89) - Burton (Pinkstone) was recorded as follows:
      Thomas BURTON, 70, Agricultural Labourer;
      Elizabeth BURTON, 70;
      Edward BURTON, 30. Agricultural Labourer;
      all born in Sussex England.
      The sussex-opc source has Pinkstone but the image of the original on ancestry.com.au reads more like Pickstone.
    Occupation 06 Jun 1841  Pickstone Farm, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Census 1851 30 Mar 1851  Pickstone Farm, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • The household was recorded as follows:
      Mark BURTON, Head, Married, 50, Farmer of 17 acres, born in Warbleton;
      Thomas BURTON, Son, Single, 19, farm labourer, born in Heathfield;
      David BURTON, Son, Single, 17, farm labourer, born in Heathfield;
      Mary BURTON, Daughter, Single, 21, born in Heathfield;
      George BURTON, Son, Single, 11, born in Heathfield;
      Eliza Budgen, Visitor, Single, 6, born in Brighton;
      Edward BURTON, Brother, Single, age 4 (sic), Pauper, born in Warbleton.
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Pickstone Farm, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer of 17 acres 
    Census 1861 07 Apr 1861  Clappers, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • The household was recorded as follows:
      Mark BURTON, Head, Married, 60, Farmer 18 acres, born in Warbleton;
      Mary BURTON, Wife, 62, born in Heathfield;
      Mary BURTON, Daughter, Unmarried, 31, born in Heathfield;
      Martha BURTON, Daughter, Unmarried, 31, born in Heathfield;
      Edward BURTON, Brother, Unmarried, 53, born in Warbleton;
      John BURTON, Grandson, 7, born in Heathfield.
    Occupation 07 Apr 1861  Clappers, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer of 18 acres 
    Died 25 Jul 1867  Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Probate 14 Dec 1867  Lewes, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • BURTON Mark 14 December 1867 The Will of Mark Burton late of Heathfield in the County of Sussex Farmer deceased who died 25 July 1867 at Heathfield aforesaid was proved at Lewes by the oath of Gideon Carpenter of Hellingly near Hurst Green in the County aforesaid Farmer the sole Executor. Effects under 300 pounds.
    Reference Number 20 
    Person ID I20  The BURTON Tree
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2015 

    Father Thomas BUTTON,   b. Abt 1771, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1863, Hailsham Union Workhouse, Hellingly, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 92 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth LAMBERT,   d. 06 Sep 1850, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 15 Oct 1794  Arlington, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • "Thomas Button & Elizabeth Lambert, both of Arlington, both by mark, by banns."
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary MEPHAM,   d. 01 Nov 1861, Pickstone Farm, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 17 Dec 1827  Waldron, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    • 17 - "bachelor, spinster, both of this parish, by banns".
      12 - "17 December 1827, Mark Burton, bachelor, and Mary Mepham (mark), spinster, both of this parish, by banns". "Witnesses were William Burton (who had clearly altered his name from BUTTON to BURTON!) and Jane Mepham".
    Children 
     1. Harriet BURTON,   b. 1828,   d. 1905, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Martha BURTON,   b. 10 Dec 1829, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1906, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +3. Mary BURTON,   b. 10 Dec 1829, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1907, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +4. Thomas BURTON,   b. 21 Dec 1831, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1873, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
    +5. David BURTON,   b. 21 Dec 1833, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1882, Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     6. Sarah BURTON,   b. 30 Jan 1836, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Sep 1913, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     7. Ruth BURTON,   b. 1838, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1848, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)
    +8. George BURTON,   b. 14 Jul 1840, Heathfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1918, Richmond, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Photos
    Pickstone Farm, Heathfield 1.JPG
    Pickstone Farm, Heathfield 1.JPG
    Family ID F14  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 28 Sep 1800 - St Mary the Virgin, Warbleton, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Dec 1827 - Waldron, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 14 Jul 1840 - Heathfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1841 - 06 Jun 1841 - Pickstone Farm, Heathfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 06 Jun 1841 - Pickstone Farm, Heathfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1851 - 30 Mar 1851 - Pickstone Farm, Heathfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer of 17 acres - 30 Mar 1851 - Pickstone Farm, Heathfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1861 - 07 Apr 1861 - Clappers, Heathfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer of 18 acres - 07 Apr 1861 - Clappers, Heathfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Jul 1867 - Heathfield, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 14 Dec 1867 - Lewes, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    All Saints, Waldron 2.JPG
    All Saints, Waldron 2.JPG
    Mark Button and Mary Mepham were married here on 17 December 1827.
    All Saints, Waldron 1.JPG
    All Saints, Waldron 1.JPG
    Mark Button and Mary Mepham were married here on 17 December 1827.

  • Sources 
    1. [S16] Letter McKee to Burton 27 Jan 1981, John B. McKee, (27 Jan 1981).

    2. [S44] SFHG ODA Baps Warbleton St Mary 1586-1812.

    3. [S28] Birth Certificate George Burton, (14 Jul 1840, Registration Date, 28 Jul 1840).

    4. [S393] FreeBMD Birth George BURTON (b.1840).

    5. [S64] 1841 Census Mark BURTON.

    6. [S65] 1851 Census Mark BURTON.

    7. [S66] 1861 Census Mark BURTON.

    8. [S19] Will of Mark Burton, (Probate Date, 14 Dec 1867).

    9. [S2386] Probate Mark BURTON 1867, (Probate Date, 14 Dec 1867).

    10. [S12] Letter McKee to Burton 31 Mar 1981, John B. McKee, (31 Mar 1981).

    11. [S17] The Sussex Marriage Index, Compiler: Sussex Family History Group, (2004-2008, Period, 1538-1837).