The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1985Crowborough - The Growth of a Wealden Town by Malcolm Payne ⇒ p. 48; p. 68

Historical records

c 1795Crowborough, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamHorn Farm

6th Jun 1841CensusCharles Marchant, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: farmerCharles Marchant, farmerHourn1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusEleanor Marchant, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexEllenor Marchant
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Marchant, M, [Son], age 15, born SussexJohn Marchant
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Marchant, F, [Daughter], age 8, born SussexMary Marchant
6th Jun 1841CensusEleanor Marchant, F, [Daughter], age 4, born SussexEllenor Marchant
6th Jun 1841CensusHannah Marchant, F, [Daughter], age 2 months, born SussexHannah Marchant
6th Jun 1841CensusMary N/K, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation ServantMary N/K
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Tasker, M, age 14, born Sussex; occupation: servantThomas Tasker, farm labourer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 6 people; occupation: farmerCharles Marchant, farmerHourne Farm1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeEllenor Marchant
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterMary Marchant
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEllenor Marchant
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterHannah Marchant
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterNaomi Marchant
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm LabourerIsaac Rue
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Gilbert

7th Apr 1861CensusWillm Allen, M, Head, widowed, age 60, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Allen, farm labourerHearn Farm1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Allen, M, Son, age 5, born Rotherfield, SussexJohn William Allen
7th Apr 1861CensusCary Hyder, F, Housekeeper, widowed, age 51, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: housekeeperCary Hyder [Winter]
7th Apr 1861CensusJames Hyder, M, [Housekeeper's] son, single, age 14, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Hyder
7th Apr 1861CensusGeorge Hyder, M, [Housekeeper's] son, age 10, born Rotherfield, SussexGeorge Ephraim Hyder

7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Marchant, M, Head, married, age 37, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmerJohn Marchant, farmerHearn Farm1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusElizh Marchant, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Rotherfield, SussexElizabeth Marchant
7th Apr 1861CensusHannah Marchant, F, Daughter, age 11, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarHannah Marchant
7th Apr 1861CensusCharles Marchant, M, Son, age 9, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarCharles Marchant
7th Apr 1861CensusElenor Marchant, F, Mother, widowed, age 57, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: former farmerElenor Marchant
7th Apr 1861CensusStephn Best, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: carterStephen Beal

1867Directory entryMarchant John, farmer, HourneHournePost Office Directory

2nd Apr 1871CensusJohn Marchant, M, Head, married, age 47, born Dallington, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 110 acres employing 4 men and 1 boyJohn Marchant, farmerHourn Farm1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusElizabeth Marchant, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Rotherfield, SussexElizabeth Marchant
2nd Apr 1871CensusHannah Marchant, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Rotherfield, SussexHannah Marchant
2nd Apr 1871CensusCharles Marchant, M, Son, single, age 19, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's sonCharles Marchant
2nd Apr 1871CensusJohn Marchant, M, Son, age 10, born Rotherfield, SussexJohn Marchant
2nd Apr 1871CensusIsaac Wickens, M, Servant, single, age 30, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm servantIsaac Wickens
2nd Apr 1871CensusAlfred Smith, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm servantAlfred Smith
2nd Apr 1871CensusHenry Izzard, M, Servant, single, age 14, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm servantHenry Mark Izzard

c 1875Crowborough Cross, Sussex - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyHourne Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter Hoadley, M, Head, married, age 30, born Ticehurst, employs 3 men; occupation: farmerWalter Hoadley, farmerHourne Farm1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnne Hoadley, F, Wife, married, age 31, born RotherfieldAnne Jenner Hoadley [Comford]
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Hoadley, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarHarry Hoadley
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Hoadley, M, Son, age 11, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarWilliam Hoadley
3rd Apr 1881CensusOwen Hoadley, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarOwen Hoadley
3rd Apr 1881CensusLewis J. Hoadley, M, Son, age 4, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarLewis J. Hoadley
3rd Apr 1881CensusEphraim W. Hoadley, M, Son, age 2, born RotherfieldEphraim W. Hoadley
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Hoadley, F, Daughter, age 4 m, born RotherfieldEllen Hoadley
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Brown, F, Serv, single, age 18, born Rotherfield; occupation: domestic servantHarriett Brown
3rd Apr 1881CensusRobert Martin, M, Serv, single, age 18, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm servantRobert Martin

5th Apr 1891CensusJames Stevens, M, Head, married, age 34, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation FarmerJames StevensHourne Farm1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMartha Stevens, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Rotherfield, SussexMartha Stevens
5th Apr 1891CensusJames Stevens, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation ScholarJames Stevens
5th Apr 1891CensusAlfred Stevens, M, Son, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation ScholarAlfred Stevens
5th Apr 1891CensusRuth Stevens, F, Daughter, age 3, born Rotherfield, SussexRuth Stevens
5th Apr 1891CensusNellie Stevens, F, Daughter, age 1, born Rotherfield, SussexNellie Stevens

5th Apr 1891CensusJames Stevens, M, Head, married, age 71, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation FarmerJames StevensHourne Farm1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMartha Stevens, F, Wife, married, age 73, born Rotherfield, SussexMartha Stevens [Killick]
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Rogers, M, Servant, single, age 20, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Rodgers
5th Apr 1891CensusStephen Wilmshurst, M, Servant, single, age 13, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Farm ServantStephen Wilmshurst

c 1899Crowborough Cross, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyHourne Farm

2nd Apr 1911CensusThomas Dibble, M, Head, widower, age 80; occupation: farmer retiredThomas DibbleHourne Farm, Steelcross1911 Census
Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusAnnie Dibble, F, Daughter, single, age 42, born Stogumber, Somerset; occupation: housekeeperAnnie Dibble
2nd Apr 1911CensusLydia Dibble, F, Daughter, single, age 40, born Stogumber, Somerset; occupation: assist in dairyLydia Dibble
2nd Apr 1911CensusElizabeth Lucas, F, Daughter, married, age 35, born Stogumber, Somerset; occupation: assist in dairyElizabeth Lucas
2nd Apr 1911CensusFrederick Dibble, M, Son, single, age 35, born North Petherton, Somerset; occupation: farmerFrederick Dibble

2001TodayHourne Farm

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