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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1933The Buckhurst Terrier 1597-1598 by Ernest Straker, F.S.A. ⇒ p. VIII

Historical records

1590 to 1598HistoryHollywychSutton's Historical Notes
This [The Parish of Withyham] was an extensive manor. In a survey (32-40 Elizabeth) it includes the knoll by the church, extending from Withyham towards Summerford, between the road on the one side and the river on the other, to the Manor of Fiskeridge; afterwards by Hale Farm, Blackham Common (now enclosed), Willets Farm, bounded by the Kent Water; along by Holywych, the Sussex House Farm, Holtye Common, extending a little way into the Parish of East Grinstead on the right, over to the Beeches Farm and Bassetts, towards Hartfield and to Hodore.

c 1595Buckhurst Terrier - The Farme called Hollwith - c 1595Buckhurst Terrier - The Farme called HollwithBuckhurst Terrier

6th Jun 1841CensusFrederick Maitland, M, Head, age 77; occupation: armyFrederick Maitland, armyHollywich Farm House1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusCatherine Maitland, F, [Wife], age 70 to 74Catherine Maitland
6th Jun 1841CensusCharlotte Next, F, age 40 to 44Charlotte Next
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Bates, F, age 70 to 74Elizabeth Bates
6th Jun 1841CensusEliza Bates, F, age 40 to 44Eliza Bates
6th Jun 1841CensusEdward Scott, M, age 30 to 34; occupation ServantEdward Scott
6th Jun 1841CensusRobert Smith, M, age 45 to 49; occupation ServantRobert Smith
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Bourah, M, age 70 to 74; occupation: bailiffWilliam Bourah
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Fry, M, age 14; occupation: servantThomas Fry
6th Jun 1841CensusPhoebe Scott, F, age 60 to 64; occupation ServantPhoebe Scott
6th Jun 1841CensusEsther Harmer, F, age 50 to 54; occupation: servantEsther Harmer
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Fry, F, age 60 to 64Mary Fry

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 11 people; occupation BailiffJohn SnashallHollwich Farm House1851 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeAnn Snashall
30th Mar 1851CensusSonJohn Snashall
30th Mar 1851CensusGuard; occupation: gardenerRichard Cork, gardener
30th Mar 1851CensusGuard's son; occupation: farm labourerRichard Cork
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: house servantEliza Heasman [Baldwin]
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm servantMichael Mitchell
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm servantWilliam Ingram

1867Directory entryMaitland Col. Frederick Thomas, HolywychHolywychPost Office Directory

1874Directory entryMaitland Col. Fredk. Thos., HolywychHolywychPost Office Directory

c 1875Blackham, North of Withyham - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyHoywych

3rd Apr 1881CensusStephen Howlett, M, Head, single, age 37, born Withyham; occupation: farm labourerStephen HowletHolywych Cottage1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Cottenham, F, Mother, widowed, age 64, born Hever, occupation: housekeeperElizabeth Cottenham

3rd Apr 1881CensusFrederick T. Maitland, M, Head, widowed, age 73, born Middlesex, employs 7 men and 2 boys; occupation: retired colonel and farmerFrederick T. Maitland, retired colonel and farmerHolywych1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusCatherine P. Maxwell, F, Daughter, married, age 37, born DevonCatherine P. Maxwell [Maitland]
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrederick Maitland, M, Son, single, age 33, born Hartfield; occupation: lieutenant royal navyFrederick Maitland
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles F.M. Maxwell, M, Grandson, age 7, born HartfieldCharles F.M. Maxwell
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily K. Maxwell, F, Granddaughter, age 3, born HartfieldEmily K. Maxwell
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Sampson, F, Servant, widowed, age 45, born Chiddingstone; occupation CookElizabeth Sampson
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmma Bone, F, Servant, single, age 28, born Hertfordshire, occupation: domestic servantEmma Bone
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza E. Leigh, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Chiddingstone; occupation: domestic servantEliza E. Leigh
3rd Apr 1881CensusArther G. Read, M, Servant, single, age 25, born Penshurst; occupation GroomArther G. Read
3rd Apr 1881CensusKatherina Bender, F, Servant, widowed, age 30, born Prussia, occupation: nurseKatherina Bender

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Bowkes, M, Servant (Head), single, age 17, born Cowden, occupation: farm labourerJames BowkesStables1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex

1882Directory entryMaitland Col. Fredk. Thos., HolywychHolywychKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusFrederick King, M, Head, married, age 30, born Worth, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerFrederick King, farm labourerHolywych Lodge1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah S King, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Little Waltham, EssexSarah S King
5th Apr 1891CensusClara M King, F, Daughter, age 5, born Horsham, SussexClara M King
5th Apr 1891CensusEsther M King, F, Daughter, age 4, born Bletchingley, SurreyEsther M King
5th Apr 1891CensusLouisa King, F, Daughter, age 2, born New Malden, SurreyLouisa King
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah S King, F, Daughter, age 1, born Horsham, SussexSarah S King
5th Apr 1891CensusReuben Miller, M, Boarder, single, age 33, born Little Waltham, Essex; occupation: farm labourerReuben Miller

5th Apr 1891CensusFrederick Maitland, M, Head, married, age 43, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: commander Royal Navy (retired) and farmerFrederick Maitland, commander Royal Navy (retired) and farmerHolywych1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth A W Maitland, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Plymouth, DevonElizabeth A W Maitland
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge H Godden, M, Servant, single, age 28, born Ewhurst, Sussex; occupation: coachmanGeorge H Godden
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Roffey, F, Servant, single, age 29, born Betchworth, Surrey; occupation: CookSarah Roffey
5th Apr 1891CensusOrpha Edwards, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: parlourmaidOrpha Edwards

5th Apr 1891CensusEdward H Wickens, M, Head, married, age 37, born Lindfield, Sussex; occupation: Farm bailiffEdward Henry Wickens, farm bailiffHolywych Bailiffs Cottage1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusCatherine Wickens, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Nottingham, NottinghamshireCatherine Wickens [Coombe]
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Ann Wickens, F, Daughter, age 13, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: ScholarSarah Ann Wickens
5th Apr 1891CensusCatherine M Wickens, F, Daughter, age 11, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: ScholarCatherine M Wickens
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Wickens, F, Daughter, age 9, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: ScholarElizabeth Wickens
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Wickens, F, Daughter, age 7, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: ScholarMary Wickens
5th Apr 1891CensusCharles F Wickens, M, Son, age 4, born Hartfield, SussexCharles F Wickens
5th Apr 1891CensusEdith V Wickens, F, Daughter, age 3, born Hartfield, SussexEdith V Wickens
5th Apr 1891CensusPhoebe Wickens, F, Daughter, age 1, born Hartfield, SussexPhoebe Wickens

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