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Faulkners [a.k.a. Hogtrough] Farm    Holtye  Hartfield  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1902Historical Notes of Withyham, Hartfield and Ashdown Forest by C. N. Suttonp. 348

Historical records

1597FreeholderRobert VennerFawkenersBuckhurst Terrier
Robert Venner holds by deed land called Fawkeners lands, 16 acres, bounds:
  • Queens highway Hartfield to Skaulestook to the East and North
  • John Courthopp's Broome lands to the West
  • Lord Buckhurst's Paines feild to the South
Rent 2s. 4d.

c 1795Blackham, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamHogtrough Farm

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Elliott, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation FarmerJohn Bachelor ElliotFaulkners1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Fanny Elliott, F, [Wife], age 50 to 54, born SussexFanny Elliott [Spencer]
Elizabeth Elliott, F, [Daughter], age 20 to 24, born SussexElizabeth Elliott
John Elliott, M, [Son], age 19, born SussexJohn Elliot
Fanny Elliott, F, [Daughter], age 17, born SussexFanny Elliott
George Elliott, M, [Son], age 15, born SussexGeorge Elliot
Mary Elliott, F, [Daughter], age 13, born SussexMary Elliott
DaughterMary Elliott
Jane Payne, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servantJane Payne
Charlotte Fry, F, age 13; occupation: servantCharlotte Fry
Thomas Baldwin, M, age 20 to 24; occupation: servantThomas Baldwin, farm labourer
Job Davy, M, age 13, born Sussex; occupation: servantJob Davy

6th Jun 1841CensusRobert Wallis, M, Head, age 30 to 34; occupation: draperRobert John Wallis, draperFaulkners1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Jane Wallis, F, [Wife], age 23, born SussexJane Wallis [Elliott]
Robert Wallis, M, [Son], age 1Robert Wallis

6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Spencer, M, Head, age 39, born Sussex; occupation: ironmongerGeorge Spencer, ironmongerFaulkners1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Ann Spencer, F, [Wife], age 24Ann Spencer [Elliott]
Elisabeth Spencer, F, [Daughter], age 1Elisabeth Spencer
Fanny Spencer, F, [Daughter], age 4 monthsFanny Spencer

1851Elliott, Mrs. FannyFanny Elliott [Spencer]Faulkners FarmPost Office Directory

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 4 people; occupation: farmerFanny Elliott [Spencer]Faulkners1851 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
SonJohn Elliot
SonGeorge Elliot
Servant; occupation: house servantHarriott Jenner
Servant; occupation Farm ServantJohn Penfold
Boarder; occupation BarristerJohn Brown T West
VisitorRobert Wallis
Servant, occupation: farm servantJohn Beard

1867Directory entryBaker John, farmer, Faulkner's farmFaulkner's farmPost Office Directory

1874Directory entryBaker John, farmer, Faulkner's farmFaulkner's farmPost Office Directory

c 1875Highfield Park, North of Withyham - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyFaulkners Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Richardson, M, Head, married, age 50, born Withyham; occupation Retired GrocerJames RichardsonFaulkners Farm House1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Emily Richardson, F, Wife, married, age 43, born ChiddingstoneEmily Richardson [Marchant]
Emily G. Richardson, F, Daughter, age 10, born Edenbridge; occupation ScholarEmily G. Richardson
Anna E. Richardson, F, Daughter, age 6, born Chiddingstone; occupation ScholarAnna E. Richardson
George Marchant, M, Brother-in-law, single, age 48, born ChiddingstoneGeorge Marchant

1882Directory entryRichardson James, Faulkner's farmFaulkner's farmKelly's Directory

1882Directory entryPain John Kirby, farmer & corn & coal merchant, at Frant & Eridge Green & at, Faulkner's farmFaulkner's farmKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusJames Richardson, M, Head, married, age 60, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: Parish Rate CollectorJames RichardsonFaulkners1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Emily Richardson, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Chiddingstone, KentEmily Richardson
Emily G Richardson, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Edenbridge, KentEmily G Richardson
Anna E Richardson, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Chiddingstone, KentAnna E Richardson
George Marchant, M, Brother-in-law, single, age 58, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: Living on own meansGeorge Marchant

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