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John Lansdell

John Lansdell

Male 1772 - 1849  (77 years)

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  • Name John Lansdell  [1
    Born 1772  Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Christened 28 Jul 1772  Dorking, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Census 1841  11 Richmond Place, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation Gilder  [2, 5, 6
    • On his death certificate he was described as a gentleman, so perhaps had made sufficient money to live off his means.
    Occupation Abt 1841  Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cabinet maker 
    Occupation Abt 1844  [7
    Cabinet maker 
    Residence Abt 31 May 1844  Mare Street, Hackney, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence Abt 1848  36 Bedford Square, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Will 6 Sep 1848  [8
    • He bequeathed to his wife, Ann, all his property during her lifetime provided she kept it in good repair and did not remarry. In the event that she did not maintain the property or married, she was to receive a sixth part of his property.

      The residue of his property was to be divided between his named children and grandchildren - son William Henry Lansdell Earl, daughter Mary Biddle, son Stephen Lansdell, granddaughter Ann Lansdell, daughter Mary Ann Davy, son Thomas Lansdell Earl, granddaughter Clara Jane Courtney, daughter Charlotte Lansdell Earl, daughter Rosa Wiseman, and daughter Ellen Lansdell Earl.
    Died 2 Jan 1849  36 Bedford Square, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cause: Bronchitis 
    • His son, Stephen, was present at the death.
    Probate 7 Feb 1849  Prerogative Court of Canterbury, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • His brother James Lansdell of Charterhouse, London, his son Stephen Lansdell, his grandson William Biddle and his daughter Charlotte Lansdell Earl were appointed executors.
    Person ID I2594  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father George Lansdell,   c. 2 Jan 1737/38, Rolvenden, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 11 Apr 1811, Rolvenden, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Hester Busbridge,   c. 21 May 1746, Benenden, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 23 Apr 1824, Rolvenden, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1 Jan 1769  Benenden, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F584  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Earl,   d. Bef 3 Sep 1828 
    Married 1 Jun 1793  Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
    +1. George Lansdell,   b. Abt 1795,   bur. 27 May 1826, St Nicholas, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years)  [natural]
    +2. Mary Lansdell,   b. 12 Feb 1797, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Charlotte Lansdell,   b. 12 Jul 1799  [natural]
     4. John Lansdell,   b. 16 Sep 1801  [natural]
    +5. James Lansdell,   b. Abt 1804,   d. Bef 30 Jul 1832  (Age ~ 28 years)  [natural]
     6. Edward Lansdell,   b. 1 Mar 1806, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +7. Stephen Lansdell,   b. 4 Aug 1808, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F1694  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ann Earl,   b. Abt 1795, Alfriston, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1866, 36 Bedford Square, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married 31 May 1844  St John, Hackney, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Children 
     1. William Henry Lansdell Earl  [natural]
     2. Mary Ann Lansdell Earl,   c. 20 Oct 1819, St Nicholas, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +3. Jane Elizabeth Lansdell Earl,   b. Abt 1821  [natural]
    +4. Thomas Lansdell Earl,   b. Abt 1822, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Charlotte Lansdell Earl,   b. Abt 1825, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1904, Brighton Registration District, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years)  [natural]
    +6. Rosina Lansdell Earl,   b. Abt 1827, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1865, Birmingham Registration District, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years)  [natural]
     7. Alfred George Earl,   c. 2 May 1830, St Nicholas, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +8. Ellen Lansdell Earl,   b. Abt 1832, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1910, Steyning Registration District, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F1702  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 28 Jul 1772 - Dorking, Surrey Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt 31 May 1844 - Mare Street, Hackney, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S325] Lansdell, Abbott & Nelson Genealogical Data, K.L. Watson, (1988;), Lansdell Genealogical Tree: The Families of Kent, Sussex and South London, including reference to emigrants to Canada and the USA, data compiled 1958-1970 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S120] Certified Copy of an Entry of Death, General Register Office.
      Registration District: Brighthelmston. 1849 Death in the Sub-district of Brighthelmstone in the County of Sussex. No.468; Second of January 1849, 36 Bedford Square; John Lansdell; Male; 76 years; Gentleman; Cause of death: Bronchitis Certified; Informant: Stephen Lansdell, Present at Death, 49 East Street, Brighton; Registered Eighth of January 1849; George Smith, Registrar

    3. [S293] Information from Vyvyan Jones, email dated 13 June 2005 (Reliability: 3).
      Citing 1841 census:
      11 Richmond Place Brighton 1121 04 54
      John Lansdell 68 Cabinet M. Surrey
      Jane Lansdell 19 y
      Charlotte Lansdell 16 y
      Robert Radaleston(?) 23 Engineer Bath


    4. [S195] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (www.familysearch.org;), baptism of John, of George Landsdell and Hester, 1772 (extracted) (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S2] Archived case of research into Lansdell family of Brighton, Sussex, Achievements of Canterbury, (http://www.achievements.co.uk;), baptism on 3 Sep 1828 of James Lansdell, s/o John, gilder, and Mary (deceased, late Earl) born Dec 1804, a week before or after Christmas, Brighton Union Street Independent chapel (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S2] Archived case of research into Lansdell family of Brighton, Sussex, Achievements of Canterbury, (http://www.achievements.co.uk;), baptism on 16 Dec 1832 of Stephen Lansdell, an adult, s/o John, gilder, and Mary (late Earl, deceased), born 4 Aug, Brighton Union Street Independent chapel (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S9] London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, Ancestry.com, (online database linked to digital images of records from the London Metropolitan Archives and Guildhall Library, 2009;).
      1844. Marriage solemnized at the Parish Church in the Parish of Hackney in the County of Middlesex. No. 89. May 31st. John Lansdell, full age, Widower, Cabinet Maker, Mare Street, father: George Lansdell, Schoolmaster; & Ann Earl, full age, Spinster, Mare Street, Henry Earl, Carpenter. Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, after Banns, by me, Alexr Gordon. This Marriage was solemnized between us, John Lansdell Ann Earl x her mark, in the Presence of us, William Atherfold, Wm Daniell.

    8. [S436] Will, John Lansdell, (written on 6 September 1848 and proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury on 7 February 1849, registered copy;), PROB 11/1592 (PRO-Online Image Reference 483).

    9. [S304] Parish Registers - Vol 3, Incorporating the Mary Wigan Transcripts, The Kent Family History Society, (KFHS CD-ROM 12, including Benenden (C 1558-1906, M 1578-1836, B 1558-1906), Cranbrook (C 1559-1812, M 1559-1837, B 1559-1812) and Rolvenden (C 1558-1840, M 1558-1840, B 1558-1840);), marriage of George Lansdell, of Dorking Sry, to Hester Busbridge, otp, witnessed by Mry Igglesden and Jn Busbridge (Reliability: 2).

    10. [S385] Sussex Marriage Index 1538-1837, Sussex Family History Group, (2004;), marriage of John Lansdell, bach gilder nonconformist, and Mary Earl, sp botp (B), Brighton, Sussex, 1 Jun 1793 (Reliability: 2).