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Leonard Stedman

Leonard Stedman

Male 1888 - 1913  (24 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Leonard Stedman was born 2 Oct 1888, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK (son of Albert Stedman and Ellen Mountjoy Eagle); died Between 1 Jul 1913 and 30 Sep 1913, Camberwell RD, Surrey, England, UK.

    Other Events:

    • Birth Registration: Between 1 Oct 1888 and 31 Dec 1888, Guildford RD, Surrey, England, UK; Vol. 2a, p. 76
    • 1891 England Census: 1891, Camberwell, Surrey, England, UK
    • 1901 England Census: 1901, Camberwell, Surrey, England, UK
    • 1911 England Census: 1911, Dulwich, Surrey, England, UK
    • Death Registration: Between 1 Jul 1913 and 30 Sep 1913, Camberwell RD, Surrey, England, UK; Vol. 1d, p. 689

    Notes:

    Birth Registration:
    Leonard Stedman was born.

    1891 England Census:
    District 31 - Camberwell - Camberwell - London, p. 7
    88 Barry Rd
    Elijah Eagle           Head  M   66   Auctioneer           London St George E
    Louisa S  "           Wife   M  57                                      "       Chelsea
    Frederick  "           Son   S   21  Butters Assistant        "       Islington
    Emily          "          Dau   S   19                                       "           "
    Edgar G     "          Son   S   14   Solicitors Clerk             "           "
    Leonard Stedmn  GSon         2                                 Surrey  Guildford
    Stephen Wright  Visitor  S    35   ?                           London  Islington

    1901 England Census:
    District 35 - Camberwell - Camberwell, pp. 19-20
    23 Fellbrigg Rd
    Ellen Mountjoy Stedman     Wife  M   43                     London
    Albert Eagle           "            Son  S   15   Clerk           Surrey  Guildford
    Harold John            "           Son   S   14   Clerk              "            "
    Leonard                  "           Son   S   12                         "            "
    -----  p. 20  -----
    Edgar Stedman                   Son         10                     Surrey  Guildford.

    1911 England Census:
    District 18 - Camberwell South - Camberwell - London
    194 Barry Road, E Dulwich SE
    Ellen Mountjoy Stedman       Head   52  Widow  12  4  4  0                                           Paddington or Islington  - London
    Albert Eagle        "                 Son    25   Single                      Law Clerk                        Guildford  Surrey
    Harold John         "                Son    24   Single                      Clerk - Glass Works                  "           "
    Leonard               "                Son    22   Single                      Clerk - Wholesale Grocer          "           "
    Edgar                   "                Son    20   Single                      Clerk - Glass Works                  "            "

    Death Registration:
    Leonard Stedman, age 24, died.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Albert Stedman was born Between 1 Jul 1859 and 30 Sep 1859, Worplesdon, Surrey, England, UK (son of John Stedman and Emma Seager); died Between 1891 and 1911.

    Other Events:

    • Birth Registration: Between 1 Jul 1859 and 30 Sep 1859, Guildford RD, Surrey, England, UK; Vol. 2a, p. 3567
    • 1861 England Census: 1861, Worplesdon, Surrey, England, UK
    • 1871 England Census: 1871, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK
    • 1881 England Census: 1881, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK
    • 1891 England Census: 1891, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK

    Notes:

    Birth Registration:
    Albert Stedman was born.

    1861 England Census:
    District 7c - Worpelsdon, p. 14
    Good Street - Mill Place Farm
    John Stedman      Head  Mar   49   Farmer 74 acres Employed 3 Men 2 boys   Surrey  Woking
    Emma       "           Wife   Mar   39                                                                            "        Guildford
    Emma        "           Dau              6   Scholar                                                             "        Worpelsdon
    Rose         "           Dau              3                                                                             "              "
    Albert        "           Son              1                                                                             "              "
    ... 3 children

    1871 England Census:
    District 2 - Stoke next Guildford - Surrey, p. 34
    New Road
    Emma Stedman     Head  W      45   Rents from Property    Surrey  Stoke
    Albert      "             Son             11   Scholar                           "         Worplesdon
    Emma       "             Dau   Unm  16   Teacher School              "              "
    Rosa         "            Dau            13   Scholar                           "              "
    Blanche     "             Dau            5                                           "        Stoke
    Sarah Leager      Mother  W    84                                            "        Guildford
    ... 1 Lodger

    1881 England Census:
    District 4a - Stoke - Surrey, p. 12
    Markenfield Rd
    Emma Stedman          Head  W       55   None                Surrey  Guildford
    Rose       "                  Dau    Unm   23   Mantle Maker      "         Worpelsdon
    Albert      "                  Son    Unm   21   Bankers Clerk     "              "
    Blanche   "                  Dau    Unm   15   Scholar               "          Guildford
    Arthur S Evershed   GSon                4       "                      "               "

    1891 England Census:
    District 4 - Stoke - Surrey, p. 9
    43 ?
    Albert Stedman    Head  M  31   Accountant CC    Surrey  Woodstred
    Ellen        "             Wife  M  33                                London  Islington
    Blanche   "           Sister  S  25                                Surrey  Guildford
    Albert E    "             Son         5                                     "            "
    Harold       "            Son         4                                     "            "
    Edgar        "            Son         8 Mo                                "           "

    Albert married Ellen Mountjoy Eagle 6 Sep 1884, East Dulwich, Surrey, England, UK. Ellen (daughter of Elijah Eagle and Louisa Susanna White) was born Between 1 Oct 1856 and 31 Dec 1856, Kensington RD, Middlesex, England, UK; died 7 Dec 1949, Surrey South Western RD, Surrey, England, UK. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Ellen Mountjoy Eagle was born Between 1 Oct 1856 and 31 Dec 1856, Kensington RD, Middlesex, England, UK (daughter of Elijah Eagle and Louisa Susanna White); died 7 Dec 1949, Surrey South Western RD, Surrey, England, UK.

    Other Events:

    • Birth Registration: Between 1 Oct 1856 and 31 Dec 1856, Kensington RD, Middlesex, England, UK; Vol. 1a, p. 16
    • 1891 England Census: 1891, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK
    • 1901 England Census: 1901, Camberwell, Surrey, England, UK
    • 1911 England Census: 1911, Dulwich, Surrey, England, UK
    • Death Registration: Between 1 Oct 1949 and 31 Dec 1949, Surrey South Western RD, Surrey, England, UK; Vol. 5g, p. 797
    • Probate: 22 Dec 1949, Exeter, Devonshire, England, UK

    Notes:

    Birth Registration:
    Ellen Mountjoy Eagle was born.

    1891 England Census:
    District 4 - Stoke - Surrey, p. 9
    43 ?
    Albert Stedman    Head  M  31   Accountant CC    Surrey  Woodstred
    Ellen        "             Wife  M  33                                London  Islington
    Blanche   "           Sister  S  25                                Surrey  Guildford
    Albert E    "             Son         5                                     "            "
    Harold       "            Son         4                                     "            "
    Edgar        "            Son         8 Mo                                "           "

    1901 England Census:
    District 35 - Camberwell - Camberwell, pp. 19-20
    23 Fellbrigg Rd
    Ellen Mountjoy Stedman     Wife  M   43                     London
    Albert Eagle           "            Son  S   15   Clerk           Surrey  Guildford
    Harold John            "           Son   S   14   Clerk              "            "
    Leonard                  "           Son   S   12                         "            "
    -----  p. 20  -----
    Edgar Stedman                   Son         10                     Surrey  Guildford.

    1911 England Census:
    District 18 - Camberwell South - Camberwell - London
    194 Barry Road, E Dulwich SE
    Ellen Mountjoy Stedman       Head   52  Widow  12  4  4  0                                           Paddington or Islington  - London
    Albert Eagle        "                 Son    25   Single                      Law Clerk                        Guildford  Surrey
    Harold John         "                Son    24   Single                      Clerk - Glass Works                  "           "
    Leonard               "                Son    22   Single                      Clerk - Wholesale Grocer          "           "
    Edgar                   "                Son    20   Single                      Clerk - Glass Works                  "            "

    Death Registration:
    Ellen M Stedman, age 92, died.

    Probate:
    STEDMAN, Ellen Mountjoy of Whitmoor Farm, Sutton Green, Guildford, widow, died 7 December 1949 at Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford. Probate Exeter 22 December [1949] to Albert Eagle Stedman, solicitor,  Effects £584 18s. 5d.

    Notes:

    Married:
    Ancestry.com. London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921
    Name:      Albert Stedman, Bachelor, age 25 of So Elsie Rd, Bankers Clerk
    Estimated birth year:      abt 1859
    Age:      25
    Father Name:      John Stedman (Deceased), Farmer

    Spouse:      Ellen Mountjoy Eagle, Spinster, age 26 of 22 Crystal Palace Road
    Spouse Age:      26
    Spouse Father:      Elijah Eagle, Valuer

    Record Type:      Marriage, after Banns
    Event Date:      6 Sep 1884
    Parish:      St John the Evangelist, East Dulwich
    Borough:      Southwark
    Witnesses: Elijah Eagle, Rebecca Eagle
    Register Type:      Parish Register, p. 120, #239

    Marriage Registration:
    Albert Stedman and Ellen Mountjoy Eagle were married.

    Children:
    1. Albert Eagle Stedman was born Between 1 Oct 1885 and 31 Dec 1885, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK; died Between 1 Oct 1962 and 31 Dec 1962, Plymouth RD, Devon, England, UK.
    2. Harold John Stedman was born Between 1 Jan 1887 and 31 Mar 1887, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK; died 19 Apr 1953, Watford, Hertfordshire, England, UK.
    3. 1. Leonard Stedman was born 2 Oct 1888, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK; died Between 1 Jul 1913 and 30 Sep 1913, Camberwell RD, Surrey, England, UK.
    4. Dr. Edgar Stedman, D. Sc., Ph. D. was born 12 Jul 1890, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK; was christened 2 Jan 1898, East Dulwich, Surrey, England, UK; died May 1975; was buried Aft May 1975, Monticello Graveyard, Albemarle Co., VA.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John Stedman was born Aug 1789, Woking, Surrey, England, UK (son of John Stedman and Ann Cobbett); died 22 Apr 1868, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK.

    Other Events:

    • 1841 England Census: 1841, Worplesdon, Surrey, England, UK
    • 1851 England Census: 1851, Worplesdon, Surrey, England, UK
    • 1861 England Census: 1861, Worplesdon, Surrey, England, UK
    • Death Registration: Between 1 Apr 1868 and 30 Jun 1868, Guildford RD, Surrey, England, UK; Vol. 2a, p. 38
    • Probate: 12 Jun 1868, London, Middlesex, England, UK

    Notes:

    1841 England Census:
    District 6 - Wopelsdon, p. 12
    Wood Street
    John Stedman     50   Blacksmith   Yes
    Sarah     "            55                       Yes
    Jane       "            20                       Yes
    George    "           20   Blacksmith   Yes
    Eliza         "           15                       Yes
    Henry       "           14                       Yes
    Mary         "           11                       Yes

    1851 England Census:
    District 5 - Worpelsdon, p. 11
    John Stedman     Head  Mar  61   Farmer of 71 acres empl. 6 labourers   Surrey  Woking
    Sarah     "             Wife  Mar  67                                                                  Huntington Stone Upwood
    Henry     "              Son  Un   25                                                                   Surrey  Worpelsdon
    ... 3 servants

    1861 England Census:
    District 7c - Worpelsdon, p. 14
    Good Street - Mill Place Farm
    John Stedman      Head  Mar   49   Farmer 74 acres Employed 3 Men 2 boys   Surrey  Woking
    Emma       "           Wife   Mar   39                                                                            "        Guildford
    Emma        "           Dau              6   Scholar                                                             "        Worpelsdon
    Rose         "           Dau              3                                                                             "              "
    Albert        "           Son              1                                                                             "              "
    ... 3 children

    Death Registration:
    John Stedman, age 76, died.

    Probate:
    STEDMAN, John,  12 June [1868.]        Effects under £100.
    The Will of John Stedman, late of the New road in the Parish of Stoke next Guildford in the County of Surrey, Gentleman deceased who died 22 April 1868 at the New road aforesaid was proved at the Principal Registry by the oaths of John Hyde of Woodbridge road, Guildford aforesaid Pipe Manufacturer, and John Kettle of Guildford aforesaid, Bootmaker, the Executors.

    John married Emma Seager Between 1 Jan 1854 and 31 Mar 1854, Westminster RD, Middlesex, England, UK. Emma (daughter of Abraham Seager and Sarah Kettle) was born Bef 7 Apr 1822, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK; was christened 7 Apr 1822, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK; died Between 1 Oct 1890 and 31 Dec 1890, Guildford RD, Surrey, England, UK. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Emma Seager was born Bef 7 Apr 1822, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK; was christened 7 Apr 1822, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK (daughter of Abraham Seager and Sarah Kettle); died Between 1 Oct 1890 and 31 Dec 1890, Guildford RD, Surrey, England, UK.

    Other Events:

    • 1841 England Census: 1841, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK
    • 1851 England Census: 1851, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK
    • 1861 England Census: 1861, Worplesdon, Surrey, England, UK
    • 1871 England Census: 1871, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK
    • 1881 England Census: 1881, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK
    • Death Registration: Between 1 Oct 1890 and 31 Dec 1890, Guildford RD, Surrey, England, UK; Vol. 2a, p. 59

    Notes:

    1841 England Census:
    Guildford - Saint Nicholas, District 5, p. 23
    Mt. Pleasant?
    James Stedman    53   Surgeon    N
    Sarah    "              50                     Y
    Anne     "              20                     Y
    Eliza      "              15                      Y
    Anne     "              15                      N
    John Edson          20  M S              Y
    Mary Blakehurst   25  F S               N
    Emma Seager       20   F S              Y
    Sarah Ellis             20  F S               Y

    I am not sure who the two Ann Stedmans are in this list.

    1851 England Census:
    Saint Mary, District - 2b - Guildford St Mary, p. 24
    North Street
    John Kettle             Head  U   36   Shoemaker Employing 3 men   Middlesex  London
    Abraham Seager   Serv   U   22                                                    Surrey  Guildford
    Emma          "          Serv   U  28   Housekeeper                                 "           "

    1861 England Census:
    District 7c - Worpelsdon, p. 14
    Good Street - Mill Place Farm
    John Stedman      Head  Mar   49   Farmer 74 acres Employed 3 Men 2 boys   Surrey  Woking
    Emma       "           Wife   Mar   39                                                                            "        Guildford
    Emma        "           Dau              6   Scholar                                                             "        Worpelsdon
    Rose         "           Dau              3                                                                             "              "
    Albert        "           Son              1                                                                             "              "
    ... 3 children

    1871 England Census:
    District 2 - Stoke next Guildford - Surrey, p. 34
    New Road
    Emma Stedman     Head  W      45   Rents from Property    Surrey  Stoke
    Albert      "             Son             11   Scholar                           "         Worplesdon
    Emma       "             Dau   Unm  16   Teacher School              "              "
    Rosa         "            Dau            13   Scholar                           "              "
    Blanche     "             Dau            5                                           "        Stoke
    Sarah Leager      Mother  W    84                                            "        Guildford
    ... 1 Lodger

    1881 England Census:
    District 4a - Stoke - Surrey, p. 12
    Markenfield Rd
    Emma Stedman          Head  W       55   None                Surrey  Guildford
    Rose       "                  Dau    Unm   23   Mantle Maker      "         Worpelsdon
    Albert      "                  Son    Unm   21   Bankers Clerk     "              "
    Blanche   "                  Dau    Unm   15   Scholar               "          Guildford
    Arthur S Evershed   GSon                4       "                      "               "

    Death Registration:
    Emma Stedman, age 68, died.

    Notes:

    Marriage Registration:
    John Stedman and Emma Seager were married.

    Children:
    1. Emma Stedman was born Between 1 Oct 1854 and 31 Dec 1854, Worplesdon, Surrey, England, UK; died 21 Jul 1878, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK.
    2. Rose "Rosa" Stedman was born Between 1 Oct 1857 and 31 Dec 1857, Worplesdon, Surrey, England, UK; died Unknown.
    3. 2. Albert Stedman was born Between 1 Jul 1859 and 30 Sep 1859, Worplesdon, Surrey, England, UK; died Between 1891 and 1911.
    4. Blanch Stedman was born Between 1 Jul 1865 and 30 Sep 1865, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK; died Unknown.

  3. 6.  Elijah Eagle was born Abt 1830, London, Middlesex, England, UK; died Between 1 Oct 1896 and 31 Dec 1896, Camberwell RD, Surrey, England, UK.

    Other Events:

    • 1891 England Census: 1891, Camberwell, Surrey, England, UK
    • Death Registration: Between 1 Oct 1896 and 31 Dec 1896, Camberwell RD, Surrey, England, UK; Vol. 1d, p. 497

    Notes:

    1891 England Census:
    District 31 - Camberwell - Camberwell - London, p. 7
    88 Barry Rd
    Elijah Eagle           Head  M   66   Auctioneer           London St George E
    Louisa S  "           Wife   M  57                                      "       Chelsea
    Frederick  "           Son   S   21  Butters Assistant        "       Islington
    Emily          "          Dau   S   19                                       "           "
    Edgar G     "          Son   S   14   Solicitors Clerk             "           "
    Leonard Stedmn  GSon         2                                 Surrey  Guildford
    Stephen Wright  Visitor  S    35   ?                           London  Islington

    Death Registration:
    Elijah Eagle, age 66, died.

    Elijah married Louisa Susanna White Between 1 Jul 1852 and 30 Sep 1852, Kensington RD, Middlesex, England, UK. Louisa was born Abt 1834, Chelsea, Middlesex, England, UK; died Between 1 Jan 1921 and 31 Mar 1921, Camberwell RD, Surrey, England, UK. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Louisa Susanna White was born Abt 1834, Chelsea, Middlesex, England, UK; died Between 1 Jan 1921 and 31 Mar 1921, Camberwell RD, Surrey, England, UK.

    Other Events:

    • 1891 England Census: 1891, Camberwell, Surrey, England, UK
    • Death Registration: Between 1 Jan 1921 and 31 Mar 1921, Camberwell RD, Surrey, England, UK; Vol. 1d, p. 780

    Notes:

    1891 England Census:
    District 31 - Camberwell - Camberwell - London, p. 7
    88 Barry Rd
    Elijah Eagle           Head  M   66   Auctioneer           London St George E
    Louisa S  "           Wife   M  57                                      "       Chelsea
    Frederick  "           Son   S   21  Butters Assistant        "       Islington
    Emily          "          Dau   S   19                                       "           "
    Edgar G     "          Son   S   14   Solicitors Clerk             "           "
    Leonard Stedmn  GSon         2                                 Surrey  Guildford
    Stephen Wright  Visitor  S    35   ?                           London  Islington

    Death Registration:
    Louisa S Eagle, age 87, died.

    Notes:

    Marriage Registration:
    Elijah/Elija Eagle and Louisa Susanna White were married.

    Children:
    1. 3. Ellen Mountjoy Eagle was born Between 1 Oct 1856 and 31 Dec 1856, Kensington RD, Middlesex, England, UK; died 7 Dec 1949, Surrey South Western RD, Surrey, England, UK.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John Stedman was born 24 Jan 1760, Woking, Surrey, England, UK (son of Henry Stedman and Sarah Wood); died 1 Aug 1834, Woking, Surrey, England, UK.

    Other Events:

    • Will: 24 Mar 1830, Woking, Surrey, England, UK
    • Probate: Mar 1837, Woking, Surrey, England, UK

    Notes:

    Will:
    Stedman, John 1760 - 1834

    Will of John Stedman of Mayford in the Parish of Woking

    TESTATOR: John Stedman
    WRITTEN: 24 March 1830
    PROVED: March 1837
    REFERENCE: DW/PA/8/1837/25

    Ann Stedman, wife John Stedman, son James Stedman, son Benjamin Stedman, son Henry Stedman, son Richard Stedman, son Thomas Stedman, son William Stedman, son Rose, daughter, wife of John Turner Sarah, daughter, wife of John Spong, Hannah Stedman, daughter

    Executors & Trustees:
    William Wilcox, Woking, Carpenter, friend
    John Wiblen, Guildford, Ironmonger, friend

    I John Stedman of Mayford in the Parish of Wokeing in the County of Surrey Blacksmith Do hereby revoke all Wills Codicils and other Testamentary dispositions made by me at any time heretofore and declare this to be my last Will and Testament

    I do hereby give to my dear Wife Ann Stedman all the provisions Wines and Liquors of which I shall die possessed for her absolute use and benefit

    And I hereby give devise and bequeath unto my Friends William Wilcox of Wokeing in the said County of Surrey Carpenter and John Wiblen of Guildford in the said County of Surrey Ironmonger their heirs executors administrators and assigns respectively All that my copyhold messuage or Tenement Buildings Garden Hereditaments and premises situate lying and being within and holden of the Manor of Wokeing in the said County now in my own occupation

    And also all that small piece or parcel of Leasehold Land and Ground adjoining or near the same also in my own occupation

    And also all my Household Goods and Furniture Plate Linen and China and all other my real and personal Estate and Effects of what nature or kind soever (not hereinbefore specifically disposed of whereof or whereunto I or any person or persons In trust for me am is or are or shall or may be seised possessed or entitled To hold the same unto the said William Wilcox and John Wiblen their heirs executors administrators and assigns according to the nature and quality thereof respectively

    And I declare my Will and mind to be that they my said Trustees their heirs executors administrators and assigns respectively do and shall stand and be seized and possess of all my said real and personal Estate so devised and bequeathed to them as aforesaid Upon Trust that they my said Trustees do and shall in the first place by with and out of my said personal Estate pay satisfy and discharge all my just Debts and the Legacies if any which I shall give by this my Will or any Codicil or Codicils hereto

    And also do and shall during the life of my said Wife (if they my said Trustees or Trustee for the time being shall be of opinion it will be most beneficial so to do conduct manage and carry on my Trade or business of a Blacksmith at Mayford aforesaid or wholly discontinue the same as to them shall see most advantageous and do and shall use and employ any part of my personal Estate in or about the carrying on of my said trade or business and pay and apply the nett gains profits and increase thereof unto and for the benefit of my said Wife Ann Stedman during her life

    And I declare that my said Trustees or Trustee shall not be answerable for any loss which may be incurred in or about the carrying on my said trade or business

    And I do hereby further declare that my said Trustees or Trustee do and shall stand and be seised of the said Messuage or Tenement Buildings Garden Land hereditaments and other my real and Leasehold Estate so devised to them as aforesaid Upon Trust during the life of my said Wife to permit and suffer her to reside in and occupy the same as if she shall think fit rent free or otherwise at her request to let the same at the best or most reasonable rent or rents that can or maybe obtained for the same

    And pay the nett rents, issues and profit thereof unto my said wife or for her offspring during her life for her and their proper use and benefit

    And shall during the life of my said wife permit and suffer her to use enjoy and possess all the household goods and furniture plate linen and china whereof I shall die possessed

    And do and shall cause an inventory to be taken of the same and signed by my said trustees

    And do and shall so far as respects the residue of my personal Estate immediately after my decease call in and sell or otherwise convert the same into money and so far as respects the said household goods plate linen and china do and shall after the decease of my said wife or in her lifetime if she shall so direct sell and dispose thereof

    And also do and shall with all convenient speed after the decease of my said wife or in her lifetime if she shall so direct absolutely sell and dispose of the copyhold messuage or tenement buildings garden land and hereditaments And real and leasehold estate so devised to them as aforesaid either by public sale or private contract to such price or prices or sum or sums of money as to my said Trustees and Trustee for the time being shall seem reasonable

    And I do hereby declare my will and mind to be that my said Trustees, their executors administrators and assigns do and shall stand and be possess of all and singular the monies to arise from the sale or sales hereinbefore by me directed to be made of my said messuage or tenement Buildings garden land hereditaments and real and leasehold estates And also of all my residuary personal Estates subject to the trust that they my said Trustees or the survivor of them or executors administrators or assigns of such survivor do and shall lay out and invest the same in their or his names or name in the purchase of a competent share or competent shares of the parliamentary stocks or public funds of Great Britain or at interest on Government or real securities in England And do and shall from time to time alter vary and transpose the said stocks funds and securities as to them or him shall seem reasonable And do and shall stand and be possessed of the said trust monies stocks funds and securities And the interest dividends and annual produce thereof upon trust that they my said Trustees or Trustee for the time being do and shall pay the said interest dividends and annual produce unto or permit the same to be received by my said wife and her assigns during her life for her and their proper use and benefit And from and after the decease of my said wife do and shall stand and be possess of all the said trust monies stocks funds and securities

    And the interest and dividends and annual produce thereof upon trust for and for the benefit of my sons and daughters John Stedman James Stedman Benjamin Stedman Henry Stedman Richard Stedman Thomas Stedman William Stedman Rose the wife of John Turner Sarah the wife of John Spong and Hannah Stedman or such of them that shall be living at the time of the decease of my said wife (in case she happens to survive me) and the issue of such of them who shall be then dead leaving lawful issue living at the time of the decease of my wife or if she shall die in my lifetime then in trust for my said sons and daughters John Stedman James Stedman Benjamin Stedman Henry Stedman Richard Stedman Thomas Stedman William Stedman Rose Turner Sarah Spong and Hannah Stedman or such of them as shall be living at the time of my decease

    And the issue of such of them that shall be then dead leaving lawful issue living at the time of my decease equally to be divided between them But so that the issue of either of them, the said John Stedman James Stedman Benjamin Stedman Henry Stedman Richard Stedman Thomas Stedman William Stedman Rose Turner Sarah Spong and Hannah so dying shall not be entitled to any other or greater share of the said trust monies stocks, funds and securities than his her or their parents or respective parents would have been entitled to under the Trusts aforesaid if then living.

    And I do hereby nominate and appoint the said William Wilcox and John Wiblen executors of this my Will and I declare my will and mind to be that the receipt or receipts in writing of the said William Wilcox and John Wiblen or the survivor of them or the heirs executors administrators or assigns of such survivor or other the trustees or trustee for the time being acting in the execution of the trusts of this my will shall effectually discharge the person or persons to whom the same shall be given his her or their heirs executors administrators and assign from all liability on account of the misapplication or non application nor shall such person or persons be concerned to see to the application of the monies therein respectively mentioned and acknowledge to be received or to enquire into the propriety or expediency of any such sale or sales as aforesaid

    And I do hereby authorize and empower my said executors to pay any debts owing by me or claimed from me upon any evidence they shall think proper and to accept any security real or personal for any debt or debts owing to me and also to compromise or compound any debtor or debts owing to me and to allow such time for payment thereof as to them as him shall appear reasonable

    And I do hereby further declare that if either of my said Trustees or any other Trustee or Trustees to be appointed in their or either of their stead as hereinafter is mentioned or their respective heirs, executors administrators and assigns shall depart this life or decline to act for the trusts and purposes hereinbefore mentioned or any of them then and so often as it shall so happen it shall be lawful for my said wife during her life and after her decease for the surviving or continuing Trustee or Trustees for the time being or the executors or administrators of the last surviving Trustee for the time being by any dead deeds instrument instruments in writing legally executed to appoint one or more persons or persons to act in the … of the Trustee or Trustees so departing this life or declining to act as hereinbefore is mentioned

    And further that upon the appointment of any such new Trustee or Trustees the said trust Estate monies and premises shall be vested in the new Trustee or Trustees jointly with the surviving or continuing Trustee or Trustees or solely as occasion may require

    And that every such new Trustee shall have the same powers and authorities as the Trustee in whose ..room? he shall be so appointed

    And that the Trustee or Trustees appointed or to be appointed as hereinbefore is mentioned shall not be answerable the one for the other or others of them Or for the signing of receipts for the sake of conformity as for any involuntary loss

    And that it shall be lawful for them respectively out of the monies which shall come to their respective hands by virtue of this my will to reimburse themselves respectively and to allow to their respective co-trustees the costs and expenses in discharging the trust hereby reposed in them

    In witness whereof I the said John Stedman the testator have to this my last will and testament set my hand and seal that is to say to each of the preceeding sheets my hand and to this last sheet my hand and seal This twenty fourth day of March in the year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and Thirty

    Signed John Stedman

    The goods chattels and credits of the deceased do not amount in value to the sum of One Hundred Pounds and that the deceased died on the 1st Day of August 1834

    John married Ann Cobbett Bef 1787. Ann (daughter of Charles Cobbett and Mary [--?--]) was born 8 Apr 1771, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; died 6 Jun 1841. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Ann Cobbett was born 8 Apr 1771, Woking, Surrey, England, UK (daughter of Charles Cobbett and Mary [--?--]); died 6 Jun 1841.

    Other Events:

    • 1841 England Census: 1841, Woking, Surrey, England, UK

    Notes:

    1841 England Census:
    District 2, p. 3
    Mayford
    Ann Stedman      71   Smith    Y
    Hannah   "           25                Y
    Benjm      "           46                Y
    Willm        "          30                 Y
    James Gregary   23                Y

    Children:
    1. Rose Stedman was born 13 Oct 1787, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; died Mar 1853, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK.
    2. 4. John Stedman was born Aug 1789, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; died 22 Apr 1868, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK.
    3. James Stedman was born 10 Sep 1791, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; died Unknown.
    4. Benjamin Stedman was born 4 May 1794, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; died 7 Apr 1861.
    5. Henry Stedman was born 8 Jul 1796, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; died Jan 1797, Woking, Surrey, England, UK.
    6. Henry Stedman was born 9 Apr 1798, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; died Aft 24 Mar 1830.
    7. Ann Stedman was born Bef 27 Feb 1800, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; was christened 27 Feb 1800, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; died Bef 1830.
    8. Richard Stedman was born 1801, ____, Surrey, England, UK; died Unknown.
    9. Sarah Stedman was born Bef 13 Jan 1802, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; was christened 13 Jan 1802, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; died 7 Apr 1861.
    10. Thomas Stedman was born 9 Jul 1804, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; died 7 Apr 1861.
    11. Elizabeth Stedman was born 7 Oct 1806, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; was christened 2 Nov 1806, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; died Apr 1808, Woking, Surrey, England, UK.
    12. William Stedman was born Jan 1809, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; was christened 19 Feb 1809, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; died 7 Apr 1861.
    13. Hannah Stedman was born Bef 10 Mar 1813, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; was christened 10 Mar 1813, Woking, Surrey, England, UK; died Unknown.

  3. 10.  Abraham Seager was born Bef 29 Apr 1798, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK; was christened 29 Apr 1798, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK; died Bef 15 Jan 1863, Guildford RD, Surrey, England, UK; was buried 15 Jan 1863, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK.

    Other Events:

    • Death Registration: Between 1 Jan 1863 and 31 Mar 1863, Guildford RD, Surrey, England, UK; Vol. 2a, p. 38

    Notes:

    Christened:
    Name:      Abraham Seager
    Gender:      Male
    Christening Date:      29 Apr 1798
    Christening Place:      SAINT NICHOLAS,GUILDFORD,SURREY,ENGLAND
    Birth Date:     
    Birthplace:     
    Death Date:     
    Name Note:     
    Race:     
    Father's Name:      Wm. Seager
    Father's Birthplace:     
    Father's Age:     
    Mother's Name:      Sarah
    Mother's Birthplace:     
    Mother's Age:     
    Indexing Project (Batch) Number:      C10989-1
    System Origin:      England-ODM
    GS Film number:      991751
    Reference ID:     

    Citing this Record:
    "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J97N-WJ6 : accessed 17 November 2015), Abraham Seager, 29 Apr 1798; citing SAINT NICHOLAS,GUILDFORD,SURREY,ENGLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 991,751.

    Death Registration:
    Abraham Seager died.

    Buried:
    Ancestry.com. Surrey, England, Burials, 1813-1987
    Name:      Abraham Seager
    Birth Year:      abt 1797
    Burial Age:      66
    Burial Date:      15 Jan 1863
    Archive Provided Parish:      Stoke Next Guildford, St John the Evangelist
    Reference Number:      STK/1/5

    Abraham married Sarah Kettle Bef 1825. Sarah was born Bef 21 Jun 1786, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK; was christened 21 Jun 1786, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK; died Between 1 Jan 1872 and 31 Mar 1872, Guildford RD, Surrey, England, UK. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Sarah Kettle was born Bef 21 Jun 1786, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK; was christened 21 Jun 1786, Guildford, Surrey, England, UK; died Between 1 Jan 1872 and 31 Mar 1872, Guildford RD, Surrey, England, UK.

    Other Events:

    • 1871 England Census: 1871, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK

    Notes:

    Christened:
    Ancestry.com. Surrey, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812
    Name:      Sarah Kettle
    Event Type:      Baptism
    Baptism Date:      21 Jun 1786
    Parish:      Guildford, St Mary
    Father's name:      John Kettle
    Reference Number:      GUM/1/4

    1871 England Census:
    District 2 - Stoke next Guildford - Surrey, p. 34
    New Road
    Emma Stedman     Head  W      45   Rents from Property    Surrey  Stoke
    Albert      "             Son             11   Scholar                           "         Worplesdon
    Emma       "             Dau   Unm  16   Teacher School              "              "
    Rosa         "            Dau            13   Scholar                           "              "
    Blanche     "             Dau            5                                           "        Stoke
    Sarah Leager      Mother  W    84                                            "        Guildford
    ... 1 Lodger

    Children:
    1. 5. Emma Seager was born Bef 7 Apr 1822, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK; was christened 7 Apr 1822, Stoke, Surrey, England, UK; died Between 1 Oct 1890 and 31 Dec 1890, Guildford RD, Surrey, England, UK.