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c 1724Frantfield, Sussex - c 1724Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1724 by Richard BudgenGatehouse

1784South Front of Mrs Dalrymple's House at GatehouseSouth Front of Mrs Dalrymple's House at Gatehouse, watercolour (18.4 x 26.7cm) painted by Samuel Hieronymus Grimm© British Library Board - Shelfmark: Additional MS 5671, Item number: f. 37 (no. 63)

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Cottington, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerJohn CottingtonGate House1841 Census
Framfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Cottington, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexMary Cottington
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Cottington, M, [Son], age 15 to 19, born SussexWilliam Cottington
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Cottington, M, [Son], age 15 to 19, born SussexGeorge Cottington
6th Jun 1841CensusCaroline Cottington, F, [Daughter], age 14, born SussexCaroline Cottington
6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Cottington, M, [Son], age 12, born SussexHenry Cottington
6th Jun 1841CensusHarriet Cottington, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexHarriet Cottington
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Cottington, F, [Daughter], age 8, born SussexSarah Cottington
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Cottington, M, [Son], age 3, born SussexJohn Cottington
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Stevens, M, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerJames Stevens

6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Stapley, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: farmerHenry Stapley, farmerGate House1841 Census
Framfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMeria Stapley, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexMary Stapley [Kirby]
6th Jun 1841CensusMeria Stapley, F, [Daughter], age 11, born SussexMaria Mary Stapley
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Stapley, M, [Son], age 9, born SussexThomas Kirby Stapley
6th Jun 1841CensusEllen Stapley, F, [Daughter], age 7, born SussexEllen Elizabeth Stapley
6th Jun 1841CensusAlfred Stapley, M, [Son], age 5, born SussexAlfred Henry Stapley, farmer
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Stapley, M, [Son], age 3, born SussexGeorge Stapley
6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Stapley, M, [Son], age 1, born SussexHenry Stapley
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Jeffery, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantAnn Jeffery
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Muddle, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantElizabeth Muddle
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Baily, M, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: servantThomas Baily

1851Banister, JohnJohn BannisterGatehouse FarmPost Office Directory

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; widowed; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Flingsland, farm labourerGate House Green1851 Census
Framfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterJemima Flingsland
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Flingsland
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: farm labourerThomas Henry Flingsland

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Farm LabourerArthur WeaverGate House Green1851 Census
Framfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeHarriet Weaver

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Parker, farm labourerGate House Green Cottage1851 Census
Framfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMary Parker [Saunders]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEllen Parker
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterHarriett Parker

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 5 people, occupation: farmerJohn BannisterGate House1851 Census
Framfield, Sussex

30th Mar 1851CensusSister, occupation: scholarJulia BannisterGate House1851 Census
Framfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusServant, occupation: farm servantWilliam Backshall
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm ServantThomas Weaver
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: general servantPriscilla Gaul
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm ServantGeorge Seamer
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm servantJohn Garrett
30th Mar 1851CensusGrand-mother; widowedAnn Picknell
30th Mar 1851CensusAunt; occupation Partner farmerAnn Picknell

1867Directory entryBannister John, farmer, Gatehouse frmGatehouse frmPost Office Directory

1874Directory entryBannister John, farmer, Gatehouse farmGatehouse farmPost Office Directory

c 1875Hammonds Green, South of Buxted - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyGatehouse Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusEbenezer Farrant, M, Head, married, age 50, born Framfield, employs 3 men and 2 boys; occupation: farmerEbenezer Farrant, farmerGate House1881 Census
Framfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEsther Farrant, F, Wife, married, age 40, born KeymerEsther Farrant
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Clark, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Mayfield, occupation: general servantMary A. Clark
3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Homewood, M, Servant, age 14, born Crowborough; occupation: farm servantRichard Amos Holmwood

3rd Apr 1881CensusIsaac Dabson, M, Head, married, age 43, born Ringmer; occupation: farm labourerIsaac Dabson, farm labourerVillage Gate House1881 Census
Framfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Dabson, F, Wife, married, age 36, born East HoathlyAnn Novis [Dabson] [Shoesmith]
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry I. Dabson, M, Son, single, age 15, born Ringmer; occupation: cow boyHenry Isaac Dabson
3rd Apr 1881CensusLucy Dabson, F, Daughter, age 12, born Ringmer; occupation: scholarLucy Dabson
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmma Dabson, F, Daughter, age 9, born Ringmer; occupation: scholarEmma Ellis Dabson
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Dabson, F, Daughter, age 6, born Framfield; occupation: scholarHarriett Dabson
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam G. Dabson, M, Son, age 1, born FramfieldWilliam George Dabson
3rd Apr 1881CensusAda E. Dabson, F, Daughter, age 2 m, born FramfieldAda Elizabeth Ridley [Dabson]

3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Bishop, F, Head, widowed, age 62, born Rotherfield; occupation: annuitantMary BishopVillage Gate House1881 Census
Framfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Bishop, M, Son, single, age 22, born Framfield; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Bishop, chicken fatter
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Bishop, M, Son, single, age 20, born Framfield; occupation: farm labourerAlfred Bishop

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Stevenson, M, Head, married, age 31, born Lewes; occupation Farm labourerGeorge StevensonVillage Gate House1881 Census
Framfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie Stevenson, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Little HorstedAnnie Stevenson
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice Stevenson, F, Daughter, age 2, born FramfieldAlice Stevenson
3rd Apr 1881CensusLillian Stevenson, F, Daughter, age 7 m, born FramfieldLillian Stevenson
3rd Apr 1881CensusSoloman Diplock, M, Boarder, single, age 25, born Blackboys; occupation: grinderSoloman Diplock, grinder

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge W. Feldwick, M, Head, married, age 47, born Framfield; occupation: farmerGeorge William FeldwickVillage Gate House1881 Census
Framfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Feldwick, F, Wife, married, age 49, born FramfieldJane Feldwick [Cottington]
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Cottington, F, Mother In Law, widowed, age 74, born Mayfield, occupation: annuitantHarriett Cottington

1882Directory entryFarrant Ebenezer, farmer, Gatehouse farmGatehouse farmKelly's Directory

1888Directory entryFarrant, Ebenezer, farmer, GatehouseGatehouseBrooker's Guide

c 1899Hempstead, Highlands and Great Streele, North of Framfield - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyGatehouse Farm

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