Peter Terry

b. 19 May 1822, d. 25 March 1895
FatherPeter Terry b. 21 Dec 1777, d. 1825
MotherElizabeth Alce b. 21 Mar 1779, d. 1864
     Peter Terry was born in 1822 at Newhaven, Sussex, England.
Peter Terry was baptized on 19 May 1822 at St Michael, Newhaven, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Peter Terry and Elizabeth Alce.
On 22 February 1849 Peter Terry lived at Newhaven, Sussex, England.
Peter Terry was a labourer on 22 February 1849.2
Peter Terry married Jane Smart, daughter of Charles Smart and Hannah Hudson, on 22 February 1849 at Fairlight Parish Church, Fairlight, Sussex, England.2
Peter Terry was a labourer on 15 September 1850.3
Peter Terry was an agricultural labourer on 7 April 1861.
On 7 April 1861 Peter Terry and Jane Smart lived at High St, Newhaven, Sussex, England.
Peter Terry was an agricultural labourer on 2 April 1871.
On 2 April 1871 Peter Terry and Jane Smart lived at 1 Court House Cottages, Newhaven, Sussex, England.
Peter Terry witnessed the marriage of Moses Taylor and Harriet Terry on 23 October 1871 at St Nicholas Church, Brighton, Sussex, England.4
According to the 1881 census, Peter and Jane had an adopted son, Thomas Hilton, born c1872 in Newhaven.
Peter Terry was an agricultural labourer on 3 April 1881.
On 3 April 1881 Peter Terry lived at 1 Court House Cottages, Newhaven, Sussex, England.
On 5 April 1891 Peter Terry and Jane Smart lived at Magham Down, Hailsham, Sussex, England.
Their grandson George Taylor (born 1877) is said to have recalled holidaying with his grandparents at Magham Down in Hailsham.5
Peter Terry was a gardener on 5 April 1891.
Peter Terry was a market gardener (Master) on 12 April 1894.6
Peter Terry witnessed the death of Jane Smart on 12 April 1894 at Gildredges Lane, Hailsham, Sussex, England; She died of pneumonia.6
Peter Terry died on 25 March 1895 at 29 St Martin's Place, Brighton, Sussex, England, at age 72. He died of Bright's disease and cardiac disease.7

Family

Jane Smart b. c 1823, d. 12 Apr 1894
Marriage*
Peter Terry married Jane Smart, daughter of Charles Smart and Hannah Hudson, on 22 February 1849 at Fairlight Parish Church, Fairlight, Sussex, England.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S25] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S55] Copy marriage certificate of Peter Terry and Jane Smart, married 22 Feb 1849 in the Registration District of Hastings, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 7 Page 441).
  3. [S206] Copy birth certificate of Harriet Terry, born 15 Sep 1850, registered 26 Sep 1850 in the Registration District of Newhaven, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 7 Page 459).
  4. [S56] Copy marriage certificate of Moses Taylor and Harriet Terry, married 23 Oct 1871 in the Registration District of Brighton, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 357).
  5. [S13] Information supplied by Freda Amy Barber (87 Enfield St, Victoria Park, WA, Australia) to Geoffrey Glenn Barber (38 Lawler St, Subiaco, WA, Australia), unknown date.
  6. [S235] Copy death certificate of Jane Terry, died 12 Apr 1894, registered 14 Apr 1894 in the Registration District of Hailsham, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 55).
  7. [S236] Copy death certificate of Peter Terry, died 25 Mar 1895, registered 26 Mar 1895 in the Registration District of Brighton, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 231).