The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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1838Occupation TenantWilliam NormanLye Green ForgeSutton's Historical Notes

6th Jun 1841CensusChristopher Robinson, M, Head, age 65 to 69, born Sussex; occupation BlacksmithChristopher RobinsonCrowborough Cross [Smithy]1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Robinson, F, [Wife], age 60 to 64, born SussexElizabeth Robinson
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Avis, F, age 6, born SussexElizabeth Avis

1844Occupation TenantThomas BalcombLye Green ForgeSutton's Historical Notes

1851Balcomb, Thomas, occupation: blacksmithThomas BaucombeLye Green BlacksmithPost Office Directory

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: blacksmithKendrick Kenward, blacksmithSmithy at Burnt Oak1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeCharlotte Kenward
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: blacksmithStephen Kenward
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Kenward
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarMary Ann Dadswell [Kenward]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarEliza Kenward
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarMargaret Kenward
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterCharlotte Frances Kenward

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: blacksmithGeorge Ashdown, blacksmithLye Green1851 Census
Withyham, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeIsabella Ashdown [Balcomb]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterSophia Ashby [Ashdown]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEmily Ashdown

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 2 people, occupation: master blacksmithThomas BaucombeLye Green1851 Census
Withyham, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeJane Balcomb [Wood]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterLavinia Groombridge [Balcomb]
30th Mar 1851CensusSon, occupation: blacksmithThomas Norris Balcomb
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter, occupation: scholarArabella Balcomb
30th Mar 1851CensusSon, occupation: scholarBenjamin Alfred Balcomb
30th Mar 1851CensusGranddaughterJane Eade [Balcomb]
30th Mar 1851CensusGrand-daughterEliza Banks

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

1880Occupation TenantGeorge Ashdown, blacksmithLye Green ForgeSutton's Historical Notes

1882Directory entryAlbin Chas., blacksmith, Smith, Crowborough crossSmith, Crowborough crossKelly's Directory

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

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