The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Isle of Thorns  Chelwood Gate  Chelwood  Fletching  
Historical records

c 1693Ashdown ForestAshdown Forest by Barry Lucas after KeltonIsle of ThornsStraker's Ashdown Forest

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerEdward Avis, farm labourerIsle Of Thorns1851 Census
Fletching, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeJane Avis [Wood]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterFanny Avis
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterLucy Avis
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEllen Avis
30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Farm labourerWilliam Wood
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeRhoda Wood

c 1875Isle of Thorns, Sussex - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyIsle of Thorns

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Head, M, Head, married, age 50, born West Hoathly; occupation: farm labourerThomas HeadIsle Of Thorns1881 Census
Fletching, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Head, F, Wife, married, age 46, born BalcombeEllen Head
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Head, M, Son, single, age 21, born Lindfield; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Head
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Head, M, Son, age 15, born Lindfield; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Head
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur Head, M, Son, age 8, born Fletching; occupation: scholarArthur Head

1888Directory entryMarten, J., farmer, Isle of ThornsIsle of ThornsBrooker's Guide

c 1899Isle of Thorns, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyIsle of Thorns

1936Isle of Thorns, Chelwood GateIsle of Thorns, Chelwood Gate, Ashdown Forest photographed by Francis FrithPrivate collection

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