The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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1597FreeholderThomas HokeMabbsBuckhurst Terrier
Thomas Hoke holds by deed land called Mabbs, 30 acres; one parcel The Hodes and Whetfeild, bounds:-
  • Crowbarrow to the North
  • Queens highway from Crowbarrow to John Alchorne's tenement called Alchorne to the East
  • Mabbs to the South
  • John Burges to the West
and another parcel of Mabbs, bounded:-Rent 2d

6th Jun 1841CensusRichard Bishop, M, Head, age 45 to 49, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerRichard Bishop, farm labourerMabbs1841 Census
Buxted, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusCaroline Bishop, F, [Daughter], age 20 to 24, born SussexCaroline Catherine Heath [Bishop]
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Bishop, M, [Son], age 15 to 19, born SussexJohn Bishop, farm labourer

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Wheatley, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Wheatley, farmerMabbs1841 Census
Buxted, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Wheatley, F, [Wife], age 40 to 44, born SussexElizabeth Wheatley [Parker]
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Wheatley, M, [Son], age 20 to 24, born SussexWilliam Wheatley, farm labourer
6th Jun 1841CensusCharlote Wheatley, F, [Daughter], age 20 to 24Charlotte Leonard [Wheatley]
6th Jun 1841CensusHarriot Wheatley, F, [Daughter], age 15 to 19Harriett Barton [Wheatley]
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Wheatley, M, [Son], age 13George Wheatley, farm labourer

c 1875Mabbs Farm & Brook House, South of Crowborough - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyMabbs Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Parker, M, Head, married, age 51, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerJohn Parker, farm labourerMabs Cottage1881 Census
Buxted, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah M. Parker, F, Wife, married, age 37, born WithyhamSarah Maria Parker [Cole]
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Parker, F, Daughter, age 12, born Buxted; occupation: scholarHarriett Parker
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Parker, M, Son, age 10, born Buxted; occupation: scholarGeorge Parker
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Parker, M, Son, age 8, born Buxted; occupation: scholarJohn Parker
3rd Apr 1881CensusStephen Parker, M, Son, age 7, born Buxted; occupation: scholarStephen Parker
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Parker, M, Son, age 5, born Buxted; occupation: scholarCharles Parker
3rd Apr 1881CensusJosiah Parker, M, Son, age 5, born Buxted; occupation: scholarJosiah Parker
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Parker, M, Son, age 3, born BuxtedJames Parker, bricklayer
3rd Apr 1881CensusNaomi Parker, F, Daughter, age 1, born BuxtedNaomi Smith [Parker]

1888Directory entryParker, John, Mabbs, HurstwoodMabbs, HurstwoodBrooker's Guide

5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Parker, M, Head, married, age 62, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Parker, farm labourerMabbs Cottage, Hurstwood1891 Census
Buxted, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Parker, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Withyham, SussexSarah Maria Parker [Cole]
5th Apr 1891CensusJosiah Parker, M, Son, age 15, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJosiah Parker
5th Apr 1891CensusJames Parker, M, Son, age 13, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Parker, bricklayer
5th Apr 1891CensusNaomi Parker, F, Daughter, age 11, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholarNaomi Smith [Parker]
5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Parker, M, Son, age 7, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholarThomas Parker
5th Apr 1891CensusEzra Parker, M, Son, age 6, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholarEzra Parker
5th Apr 1891CensusLuther Cole, M, Grandson, age 4, born Heathfield, SussexLuther Cole

1928Borowe or Manor of Alchorne in 1560Borowe or Manor of Alchorne in 1560 by Mr Chapman and Catherine PulleinMabbs FarmPullein's Rotherfield

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