The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Lorrell [als Laurel] Tree Farm    Boarshead  Crowborough  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1928Rotherfield - The Story of some Wealden Manors by Catharine Pulleinp. 279
1985Crowborough - The Growth of a Wealden Town by Malcolm Payne ⇒ p. 48

Historical records

1793 to 1832CensusOccupation FarmerEdward Okill DadswellLorrell Tree FarmFermor School 1744-1994

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Dadswell, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: farmerWilliam Okill Dadswell, farmerLaurel Trees1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusHariet Dadswell, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born SussexHarriet Holmes [Dadswell] [Walter]
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Dadswell, F, [Daughter], age 2, born SussexElizabeth Best [Dadswell]
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Dadswell, M, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerWilliam Dadswell, farm labourer
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Dadswell, F, age 28, born Sussex; occupation ServantMary Dadswell [Relf]
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Card, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantMary Wickens [Card]
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Crittall, M, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Crittal
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Tester, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerJohn Tester
6th Jun 1841CensusAmos Smith, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerAmos Smith

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 5 people; occupation: farmerWilliam Okill Dadswell, farmerLorrell Tree Farm1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeHarriet Holmes [Dadswell] [Walter]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterElizabeth Best [Dadswell]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterNancy Hills [Dadswell]
30th Mar 1851CensusNieceSarah Walter
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: servantPhoebe Mankellow
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm LabourerAlfred Norman
30th Mar 1851CensusServant, occupation: farm labourerJames Comber, farm labourer
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm labourerAlfred Best
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Crittall

7th Apr 1861CensusThomas Luxford, M, Head, married, age 40, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmerThomas Luxford, farmerLaurel Trees1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMargaret Luxford, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Wentworth, YorkshireMargaret Luxford
7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Luxford, F, Daughter, age 14, born Rotherfield, SussexSarah Luxford
7th Apr 1861CensusGeorge Luxford, M, Son, age 3, born Buxted, SussexGeorge Luxford
7th Apr 1861CensusSamuel Noakes, M, Servant, single, age 24, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: carterSamuel Noakes
7th Apr 1861CensusFrederick Hemsley, M, Servant, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: carterFrederick Hemsley

7th Apr 1861CensusAmos Wickens, M, Lodger, single, age 51; occupation: grocerAmos WickensLaurel Trees1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex

2nd Apr 1871CensusHenry Chas Hollamby, M, Head, single, age 19, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: farm bailiffHenry Charles HollambyLaurel Trees1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex

2nd Apr 1871CensusHenry Chas Hollamby, M, Head, single, age 19, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: farm bailiffHenry Charles HollambyLaurel Trees1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusMartha A Hollamby, F, Sister, single, age 23, born Kent; occupation: housekeeperMartha Amelia Hollamby
2nd Apr 1871CensusSusan Slater, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general servantSusan Slater

2nd Apr 1871CensusJames Hall, M, Head, married, age 28, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Hall, carterLaurel Trees Cottage1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusElizabeth Hall, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Rotherfield, SussexElizabeth Hall [Wickens]

2nd Apr 1871CensusJames Dadswell, M, Head, married, age 51, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Dadswell, farm labourerLaurel Trees Cottage1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusMary Ann Dadswell, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Lewes, SussexMary Ann Dadswell

c 1875Boarshead, North East of Crowborough - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyLaurel Trees Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Wilmshurst, M, Head, married, age 57, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm BailiffThomas Wilmshurst, farm labourerLaurell Trees1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Wilmshurst, F, Wife, married, age 57, born WithyhamElizabeth Wilmshurst [Parker]
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Francis Wilmshurst, F, Daughter, single, age 32, born WithyhamEllen Francis Wilmshurst

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Hall, M, Head, married, age 38, born Withyham; occupation: carterJames Hall, carterLaurell Trees1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Hall, F, Wife, married, age 34, born RotherfieldElizabeth Hall [Wickens]
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Hall, F, Daughter, age 9, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarEmily Hall
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharlotte Hall, F, Daughter, age 6, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarCharlotte Hall
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnne Hall, F, Daughter, age 3, born RotherfieldAnne Sophia Hall
3rd Apr 1881CensusAllen Hall, M, Son, age 3 m, born RotherfieldEllen Hall
3rd Apr 1881CensusSophia Wickens, F, Mother In Law, widowed, age 71, born RotherfieldSophia Wickens
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Jenner, M, Boarder, single, age 20, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerJames Jenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Baker, M, Boarder, single, age 18, born Rotherfield; occupation: carterWilliam Baker

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Corke, M, Head, married, age 48, born Wadhurst; occupation: gardenerWilliam Corke, gardenerLaurel Tree Cottage1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Corke, F, Wife, married, age 46, born WaldronAnn Corke
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Corke, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Tunbridge Wells; occupation: domestic servantSarah Corke
3rd Apr 1881CensusJemimah Corke, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Tunbridge Wells; occupation: domestic servantJemima Holmwood [Corke]
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Corke, M, Son, single, age 19, born Tunbridge Wells; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Corke
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Corke, M, Son, single, age 17, born Tunbridge Wells; occupation: farm labourerCharles Corke
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Corke, M, Son, age 15, born Frant; occupation: scholarAlfred Corke
3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter Corke, M, Son, age 11, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarWalter Corke
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice Corke, F, Daughter, age 2, born RotherfieldAlice Edith Corke

5th Apr 1891CensusJames Hall, M, Head, married, age 49, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Hall, carterLaureltree Cottage1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEmily Hall, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: housekeeperEmily Hall
5th Apr 1891CensusJames Hall, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJames Thomas Hall
5th Apr 1891CensusAlbert Hall, M, Son, age 4, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarAlbert Hall
5th Apr 1891CensusEdith Hall, F, Daughter, age 2m, born Rotherfield, SussexEdith Hall
5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Woodrow, M, Lodger, single, age 18, born Devon; occupation Farm LabourerCharles Woodrow

5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Norton, M, Head, married, age 54, born Capel, Kent; occupation Farm BailiffJohn NortonLaureltrees1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMargaret Norton, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Cranbrook, KentMargaret Norton
5th Apr 1891CensusEmily Norton, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born Capel, KentEmily Norton
5th Apr 1891CensusFrank Norton, M, Son, single, age 19, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation ShepherdFrank Norton
5th Apr 1891CensusMabel Norton, F, Daughter, age 16, born Brenchley, KentMabel Norton
5th Apr 1891CensusRose Norton, F, Daughter, age 12, born Hadlow, Kent; occupation ScholarRose Norton

c 1899Boar's Head, Stonehouse Farm & Renby Grange, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyLaurel Tree Farm

2nd Apr 1911CensusThomas Frederick Welfare, M, Head, married, age 55, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: farmerThomas Frederick Welfare, farmerLaurel Tree Farm, Boarshead1911 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusEmma Welfare, F, Wife, married 33 years, age 56, born Lamberhurst, KentEmma Welfare
2nd Apr 1911CensusFrederick Welfare, M, Son, single, age 30, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: assisting on farmFrederick Welfare
2nd Apr 1911CensusFrank Welfare, M, Son, single, age 27, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: assisting on farmFrank Welfare

2nd Apr 1911CensusAlexander Hay Goodridge, M, Head, married, age 61, born Fraserburgh Aberdeenshire, Scotland; occupation: police pensioner and auxiliary postmanAlexander Hay Goodridge, police pensioner and auxiliary postmanLaurel Tree Cottage, Boarshead1911 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusClara Goodridge, F, Wife, married 24 years, age 57, born Wolvey, WarwickshireClara Goodridge
2nd Apr 1911CensusClara Goodridge, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Plumstead, KentClara Goodridge
2nd Apr 1911CensusFrank Goodridge, M, Son, age 12, born Deptford, KentFrank Goodridge

2001TodayLaurel Tree Farm

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