Seeking earlier ancestry of Sarah CHALLEN who waa born 1773 in Appledram, Sussex to William & Sukey nee BROOKES. Her grandparets were John & Sarah CHALLEN. Sarah marr Edward DEWEY b 1767 Donhead St Andrew Wltshire, s of Edwaed Haskell DEWEY & Eleanar PARHAM. Sarah & Eward DEWEY's children, Geoirge, Susannah, Wiliam Challen, Sarah, Susan Challen,& Eleanor Parham were all born 1803 on in birdham , Sussex. In 1851 & 81 censuses they are mostly of Meonstoke, Hampshire.