The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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c 1875Groombridge, Sussex - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyProvidence Cottage

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Austin, M, Head, married, age 70, born Barcombe; occupation: shoemakerWilliam Austin, shoemakerProvidence Cottage No 21881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusLucy Austin, F, Wife, married, age 62, born LewesLucy Austin
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur Clift, M, Apprentice, single, age 16, born West Hoathly, occupation: apprenticeArthur Clift

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Austin, M, Head, married, age 39, born Chiddingstone; occupation: bricklayerJohn Austen, bricklayerProvidence Cottage No 31881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMartha Austin, F, Wife, married, age 37, born ChiddingstoneMartha Austin
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice Austin, F, Daughter, age 11, born Penshurst; occupation: scholarAlice Austin
3rd Apr 1881CensusAda Austin, F, Daughter, age 8, born Penshurst; occupation: scholarAda Austin
3rd Apr 1881CensusMinnie Austin, F, Daughter, age 6, born Withyham; occupation: scholarMinnie Austin
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Austin, M, Son, age 2, born WithyhamHarry Austin
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Farmer, M, Lodger, single, age 23, born Speldhurst; occupation: labourerJames Farmer, labourer
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Austin, M, Son Of Head, age 3, born WithyhamJohn Austin

3rd Apr 1881CensusAmbrose Sheirstone, M, Head, married, age 41, born Somerset; occupation Railway LabourerAmbrose SheirstoneProvidence Cottage No 41881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Sheirstone, F, Wife, married, age 41, born SomersetEmily Sheirstone
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Butcher, M, Lodger, single, age 32, born Wiltshire, occupation: railway labourerCharles Butcher
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrancis Noakes, M, Lodger, single, age 25, born Wiltshire; occupation Railway LabourerFrancis Noakes
3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Reynolds, M, Lodger, single, age 36; occupation Railway LabourerJoseph Reynolds
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam James, M, Lodger, single, age 30; occupation: railway labourerWilliam James

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Wilkins, M, Head, married, age 36, born Wiltshire; occupation Railway signalmanJohn WilkinsProvidence Cottage No 51881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouise Wilkins, F, Wife, married, age 30, born KentLouise Wilkins
3rd Apr 1881CensusE.Thomas Wilkins, M, Son, age 1, born HorshamE. Thomas Wilkins

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Raikes, M, Head, married, age 37, born Somerset; occupation Railway LabourerWilliam RaikesProvidence Cottage No 61881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEleanor Raikes, F, Wife, married, age 28, born BristolEleanor Raikes
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Raikes, M, Son, age 3, born WalesWilliam Raikes
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Wheatly, M, Lodger, single, age 44, born Cambridgeshire; occupation: railway labourerWilliam Wheatly

3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Lovekin, M, Lodger (Head), married, age 41, born Horsham; occupation: railway platelayerCharles Lovekin, railway platelayerProvidence Cottage No 61881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Lovekin, F, Wife, married, age 31, born HorshamSarah Lovekin
3rd Apr 1881CensusKate Lovekin, F, Daughter, age 6, born WithyhamKate Lovekin
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Lovekin, M, Son, age 4, born WithyhamCharles Lovekin
3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Lovekin, F, Daughter, age 2, born WithyhamJane Lovekin
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert Lovekin, M, Son, age 3 m, born WithyhamAlbert Lovekin

3rd Apr 1881CensusDavid Card, M, Head, married, age 68, born Rotherfield; occupation: vermin destroyerDavid Card, farm labourer & mole-catcherProvidence Cottage No 71881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusPhilly Card, F, Wife, married, age 69, born RotherfieldPhiladelphia Card [Gammon]
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Luxford, M, Lodger, single, age 60, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerHenry Luxford
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Stephens, F, Lodger, single, age 67, born WithyhamEliza Stephens
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Wilson, F, Lodger, single, age 41, born WithyhamEliza Wilson

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Weller, M, Head, married, age 24, born Withyham; occupation: farm labourerJohn Weller, farm labourerProvidence Cottage No 81881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusFanny Weller, F, Wife, married, age 20, born UckfieldFanny Sarah Weller [Russell]
3rd Apr 1881CensusFanny Weller, F, Daughter, age 1, born WithyhamFanny Sarah Harriett Weller
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Kemp, M, Lodger, widowed, age 78, born Eynsford; occupation: former farmerJohn Kemp

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Russell, M, Head, married, age 53, born Waldron; occupation Railway LabourerThomas RussellProvidence Cottage No 91881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Russell, F, Wife, married, age 50, born BodiamHarriett Russell
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Russell, M, Son, single, age 19, born Uckfield; occupation Railway PorterThomas Russell
3rd Apr 1881CensusDavid Russell, M, Son, single, age 16, born Lewes; occupation Farm labourerDavid Russell
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Russell, M, Son, age 14, born Lewes; occupation Railway ServantWilliam Russell
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Russell, F, Daughter, age 12, born Lewes; occupation ScholarHarriett Russell

5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Wells, M, Head, married, age 38, born Kelsale, Suffolk; occupation: GardenerGeorge WellsNo 1, Providence Cottages1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusJane Wells, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Rockland St Peters, Norfolk; handicap: DeafJane Wells

5th Apr 1891CensusAlbert E Setford, M, Head, married, age 28, born Barcombe, Sussex; occupation: railway platelayerAlbert E Setford, railway platelayerNo 2, Providence Cottages1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusAnnie Setford, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Groombridge, KentAnnie Setford
5th Apr 1891CensusEdith C Setford, F, Daughter, age 9 months, born Groombridge, SussexEdith C Setford
5th Apr 1891CensusEdwin Homewood, M, Brother-in-law, single, age 29, born Groombridge, Kent; occupation: basketmaker; handicap: blindEdwin Homewood
5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Tullett, M, Lodger, single, age 22, born Danehill, Sussex; occupation: PlatelayerJohn Tullett
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Walfare, M, Lodger, single, age 21, born Newick, Sussex; occupation: PlatelayerWilliam Walfare

5th Apr 1891CensusMartha Austin, F, Head, widowed, age 47, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: laundressMartha AustinNo 3, Providence Cottages1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Austin, M, Son, age 13, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: scholarJohn Austin
5th Apr 1891CensusFrank Austin, M, Son, age 7, born Groombridge, SussexFrank Austin
5th Apr 1891CensusErnest P Austin, M, Son, age 3, born Groombridge, SussexErnest P Austin

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Holden, M, Head, married, age 47, born Henfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourerWilliam Holden, general labourerNo 4, Providence Cottages1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEliza Holden, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Hartfield, SussexEliza Holden
5th Apr 1891CensusFlorence Holden, F, Daughter, age 14, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarFlorence Holden
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Holden, M, Son, age 10, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: scholarGeorge Holden
5th Apr 1891CensusWalter Holden, M, Son, age 7, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: scholarWalter Holden
5th Apr 1891CensusPercy Holden, M, Son, age 6, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: scholarPercy Holden
5th Apr 1891CensusMinnie Holden, F, Daughter, age 1, born Groombridge, SussexMinnie Holden
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Lockyer, M, Lodger, single, age 38, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: blacksmithWilliam Lockyer

5th Apr 1891CensusIsaac Rye, M, Head, married, age 83, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourerIsaac RyeNo 5, Providence Cottages1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusTheodosia Rye, F, Wife, married, age 69, born LondonTheodoria Rye [Hewett]
5th Apr 1891CensusJoseph A Rye, M, Son, single, age 28, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourerJoseph A. Rye
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Allcorn, M, Lodger, single, age 47, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Allchorn, labourer
5th Apr 1891CensusFrederick Mitchell, M, Lodger, single, age 40, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: gardenerFrederick Mitchell
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Maud Smith, F, Nurse Child, age 1, born LondonAlice Maud Smith

5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Lovekin, M, Head, married, age 51, born Horsham, Sussex; occupation: labourer on L.B. & S.C.railwayCharles Lovekin, labourer on L.B. & S.C.railwayNo 6, Providence Cottages1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Lovekin, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Horsham, SussexSarah Lovekin
5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Lovekin, M, Son, age 14, born Groombridge, SussexCharles Lovekin
5th Apr 1891CensusJane Lovekin, F, Daughter, age 12, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: scholarJane Lovekin
5th Apr 1891CensusAlbert Lovekin, M, Son, age 10, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: scholarAlbert Lovekin
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Lovekin, F, Daughter, age 3, born Groombridge, SussexSarah Lovekin
5th Apr 1891CensusDiana Stevenson, F, Lodger, widowed, age 68, born Withyham, SussexDiana Stephenson [Farmer]
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Stevenson, F, Lodger, age 15, born Withyham, SussexAlice Stevenson

5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Bonwick, M, Head, married, age 36, born East Grinstead, Sussex, occupation: platelayerHenry Bonwick, platelayerNo 7, Providence Cottages1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusJane Bonwick, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Lingfield, SurreyJane Bonwick
5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Bonwick, M, Son, age 13, born East Grinstead, Sussex, occupation: general labourerHenry Bonwick
5th Apr 1891CensusRosina Bonwick, F, Daughter, age 10, born East Grinstead, Sussex, occupation: scholarRosina Bonwick
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Bonwick, F, Daughter, age 8, born East Grinstead, Sussex, occupation: scholarAlice Bonwick
5th Apr 1891CensusAlbert Bonwick, M, Son, age 5, born East Grinstead, Sussex, occupation: scholarAlbert Bonwick
5th Apr 1891CensusFanny Bonwick, F, Daughter, age 2, born East Grinstead, SussexFanny Bonwick

5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Wilmer, M, Head, married, age 30, born Pulborough, Sussex; occupation: Railway signalmanCharles WilmerNo 8, Providence Cottages1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth A Wilmer, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Rotherfield, SussexElizabeth A Wilmer
5th Apr 1891CensusEthel Wilmer, F, Daughter, age 7, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: ScholarEthel Wilmer
5th Apr 1891CensusMabel A Wilmer, F, Daughter, age 6, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: ScholarMabel A Wilmer
5th Apr 1891CensusLilian A Wilmer, F, Daughter, age 3, born Groombridge, SussexLilian A Wilmer
5th Apr 1891CensusHarold J Wilmer, M, Son, age 5 months, born Groombridge, SussexHarold J Wilmer

5th Apr 1891CensusDavid Carver, M, Head, married, age 29, born Ditchling, Sussex; occupation: signalman on L.B. & S.C. railwayDavid Carver, signalman on L.B. & S.C. railwayNo 9, Providence Cottages1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusLouisa Carver, F, Wife, married, age 27, born East Grinstead, SussexLouisa Carver
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam G Carver, M, Son, age 3, born Shoreham, SussexWilliam G Carver
5th Apr 1891CensusFrederick Martin, M, Lodger, single, age 23, born Goring, Sussex; occupation: signalman on L.B. & S.C. railwayFrederick Martin

2nd Apr 1911CensusWalter Richard Humphrey, M, Head, married, age 30, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: carmanWalter Richard Humphrey, carman1 Providence Cottage, Corseley Road, Groombridge1911 Census
Withyham and Groombridge, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusFlorence Annie Humphrey, F, Wife, married 3 years, age 28, born Etchingham, SussexFlorence Annie Humphrey
2nd Apr 1911CensusEdith Dorothy Humphrey, F, Daughter, age 2, born Groombridge, SussexEdith Dorothy Humphrey
2nd Apr 1911CensusLilian Rowend Humphrey, F, Daughter, age 10 months, born Groombridge, SussexLilian Rowend Humphrey

2nd Apr 1911CensusWilliam John Miles, M, Head, married, age 48, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: carmanWilliam John Miles, carman1 Providence Cottage, Corseley Road, Groombridge1911 Census
Withyham and Groombridge, Sussex

2nd Apr 1911CensusAlbert E Setford, M, Head, married, age 47, born Barcombe, Sussex; occupation: railway platelayer, permanent wayAlbert E Setford, railway platelayer, permanent way2 Providence Cottage, Corseley Road, Groombridge1911 Census
Withyham and Groombridge, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusAnnie Setford, F, Wife, married 21 years, age 54, born Groombridge, KentAnnie Setford
2nd Apr 1911CensusAlbert W. Setford, M, Son, single, age 16, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: G.P.O. telegraph messengerAlbert W. Setford
2nd Apr 1911CensusEdith C. Setford, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Groombridge, SussexEdith C. Setford

2nd Apr 1911CensusMartha Stapley, F, Head, married, age 66, born Chiddingstone, KentMartha Stapley3 Providence Cottage, Corseley Road, Groombridge1911 Census
Withyham and Groombridge, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusFrank Austen, M, Son, single, age 27, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer's labourerFrank Austen
2nd Apr 1911CensusErnest Phillip Austen, M, Son, single, age 23, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer's labourerErnest Phillip Austen
2nd Apr 1911CensusGeorge French, M, Boarder, single, age 26, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: horseman on farmGeorge French

2nd Apr 1911CensusWilliam Webb, M, Head, married, age 42, born Lingfield, Surrey; occupation: under propagatorWilliam Webb, under propagator4 Providence Cottages, Corseley Road, Groombridge1911 Census
Withyham and Groombridge, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusSarah Webb, F, Wife, married 43 years, age 61, born Crowhurst, SurreySarah Webb
2nd Apr 1911CensusOlive Mable Webb, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: kitchenmaidOlive Mable Webb

2nd Apr 1911CensusAlbert Rye, M, Head, married, age 47, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: chimney sweepAlbert Rye, chimney sweep5 Providence Cottage, Corseley Road, Groombridge1911 Census
Withyham and Groombridge, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusJane Rye, F, Wife, married 13 years, age 36, born Cranbrook, KentJane Rye
2nd Apr 1911CensusFrances Rye, M, Son, age 12, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: school, house boyFrances Rye
2nd Apr 1911CensusJessie Rye, F, Daughter, age 11, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: schoolJessie Rye
2nd Apr 1911CensusAlbert Rye, M, Son, age 7, born Groombridge, SussexAlbert Rye
2nd Apr 1911CensusAlice Rye, F, Daughter, age 5, born Groombridge, SussexAlice Rye

2nd Apr 1911CensusCharles Albert Allcorn, M, Head, married, age 65, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: jobbing gardenerCharles Albert Allcorn, jobbing gardener6 Providence Cottages, Corseley Road, Groombridge1911 Census
Withyham and Groombridge, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusMary Allcorn, F, Wife, married 45 years, age 63, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Allcorn
2nd Apr 1911CensusMary Ann Allcorn, F, Daughter, single, age 40, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Ann Allcorn

2nd Apr 1911CensusEdwin Homewood, M, Head, married, age 51, born Groombridge, Kent; occupation: newsvendorEdwin Homewood, newsvendor7 Providence Cottages, Corseley Road, Groombridge1911 Census
Withyham and Groombridge, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusJane Homewood, F, Wife, married 5 years, age 50, born Dormansland, Surrey; occupation: assists in businessJane Homewood
2nd Apr 1911CensusRosina Bonwick, F, Stepdaughter, single, age 30, born Ashurstwood, Sussex; occupation: parlourmaidRosina Bonwick
2nd Apr 1911CensusFrederick James Bonwick, F, Stepsister, single, age 19, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: under gardenerFrederick James Bonwick
2nd Apr 1911CensusErnest Stanley Bonwick, F, Stepsister, age 10, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: schoolErnest Stanley Bonwick

2nd Apr 1911CensusJesse Hudson, M, Head, married, age 32, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: postmanJesse Hudson, postman8 Providence Cottages, Corseley Road, Groombridge1911 Census
Withyham and Groombridge, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusAnnie Hudson, F, Wife, married 9 years, age 33, born Withyham, SussexAnnie Hudson
2nd Apr 1911CensusWilliam J. C. Hudson, M, Son, age 8, born Rotherfield, SussexWilliam J. C. Hudson

2nd Apr 1911CensusWilliam Horace Young, M, Head, single, age 19, born Brentford, Middlesex; occupation: butcher's assistantWilliam Horace Young, butcher's assistant8 Providence Cottages, Corseley Road, Groombridge1911 Census
Withyham and Groombridge, Sussex

2nd Apr 1911CensusGeorge Avis, M, Head, married, age 46, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: gardener labourerGeorge Avis, gardener labourer9 Providence Cottages, Corseley Road, Groombridge1911 Census
Withyham and Groombridge, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusCaroline Avis, F, Wife, married 11 years, age 34, born Mayfield, SussexCaroline Avis
2nd Apr 1911CensusElizabeth Avis, F, Daughter, age 10, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: schoolElizabeth Avis
2nd Apr 1911CensusWilliam Avis, M, Son, age 6, born Groombridge, SussexWilliam Avis
2nd Apr 1911CensusEvelyn Avis, F, Daughter, age 4, born Groombridge, SussexEvelyn Avis
2nd Apr 1911CensusGeorge A. Avis, M, Son, age 1, born Groombridge, SussexGeorge A. Avis

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