The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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1295Tax listTax - 3s 0dPeter de ChillehopeChillehope [now Gillhope]

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

c 1825Mayfield, Sussex - c 1825Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1825 by Christopher and John GreenwoodGillhope

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Noakes, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation FarmerJohn NoakesGillhope1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusEliza Noakes, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexEliza Noakes [Dadswell]
6th Jun 1841CensusEliza Noakes, F, [Daughter], age 2, born SussexEliza Noakes
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Napp, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation ServantElizabeth Napp
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Wells, M, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation ServantGeorge Wells
6th Jun 1841CensusSamuel Weston, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantSamuel Weston

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 25 people; occupation FarmerJohn NoakesGill Hope1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeEliza Noakes [Dadswell]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterAnne Noakes
30th Mar 1851CensusSonBenjamin Noakes
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterCaroline Noakes
30th Mar 1851CensusVisitor; occupation DraperThomas C. Wells
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: general servantEmily Ashdown
30th Mar 1851CensusServant, occupation: farm labourerJohn Carter

7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Noakes, M, Head, married, age 64, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 400 acres employing 17 men and 3 boysJohn Noakes, farmerGillhope1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusElizabeth Noakes, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farmer's wifeElizabeth Noakes
7th Apr 1861CensusBenjamin Noakes, M, Son, single, age 25, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's sonBenjamin Noakes
7th Apr 1861CensusEliza Noakes, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's sonEliza Noakes
7th Apr 1861CensusCaroline Noakes, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's sonCaroline Noakes
7th Apr 1861CensusAnn Slee, F, Visitor, widowed, age 50, born Borough, London; occupation: seamstressAnn Slee
7th Apr 1861CensusDines Bailey, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: house servantDinah Bailey
7th Apr 1861CensusPeter Umphrey, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: groomPeter Humphrey, farm labourer

1867Directory entryNoakes John, farmer, GillhopeGillhopePost Office Directory

2nd Apr 1871CensusBenjamin Noakes, M, Head, married, age 35, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 400 acres employing 18 men and boysBenjamin Noakes, farmerGillhope1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusEmily Noakes, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Mayfield, SussexEmily Noakes
2nd Apr 1871CensusArthur Noakes, M, Son, age 7, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarArthur Noakes
2nd Apr 1871CensusSophia Noakes, F, Aunt, single, age 68, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: annuitantSophia Noakes
2nd Apr 1871CensusPhiladelphia Weston, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: cook and dairymaidPhiladelphia Weston
2nd Apr 1871CensusCharlotte A.M. Weston, F, Servant, age 13, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: nursemaidCharlotte A.M. Weston
2nd Apr 1871CensusRuth Norman, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Isfield, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servantRuth Norman
2nd Apr 1871CensusCorke Mark, M, Servant, single, age 17, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerCorke Mark

1874Directory entryNoakes Benjamin, farmer, GillhopeGillhopePost Office Directory

c 1875Merryweather, Luckhurst, Gillhope & Fair Oak, East of Mayfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyGillhope

3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Knight, M, Head, married, age 47, born Mayfield, employs 7 men and 3 boys; occupation: farmerCharles Knight, farmerGill House1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnna Elizth. Knight, F, Wife, married, age 41, born MayfieldAnna Elizth. Knight
3rd Apr 1881CensusMarchant Knight, M, Son, single, age 19, born MayfieldMarchant Knight
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Avery Knight, M, Son, single, age 17, born MayfieldJohn Avery Knight
3rd Apr 1881CensusBeatrice Anna Knight, F, Daughter, age 15, born MayfieldBeatrice Anna Knight
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharlotte Elizth. Knight, F, Daughter, age 8, born MayfieldCharlotte Elizth. Knight
3rd Apr 1881CensusMinnie Elizth. Knight, F, Daughter, age 6, born MayfieldMinnie Elizth. Knight
3rd Apr 1881CensusErnest Knight, M, Son, age 1, born MayfieldErnest Knight
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Lawrence, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Burwash; occupation: domestic servantAnn Lawrence
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet King, F, Dress Maker, widowed, age 63, born MayfieldHarriet King

1882Directory entryKnight Charles, farmer, GillhopeGillhopeKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Knight, M, Head, married, age 58, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmerCharles Knight, farmerGillhope1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusAnna Knight, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Mayfield, SussexAnna Knight
5th Apr 1891CensusMarchant Knight, M, Son, single, age 29, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's sonMarchant Knight
5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Knight, M, Son, single, age 23, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's sonThomas Knight
5th Apr 1891CensusAlfred Knight, M, Son, single, age 22, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's sonAlfred Knight
5th Apr 1891CensusCharlotte Knight, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm houseworkCharlotte Knight
5th Apr 1891CensusMinnie Knight, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm houseworkMinnie Knight
5th Apr 1891CensusErnest Knight, M, Son, age 11, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarErnest Knight
5th Apr 1891CensusHellen Molden, F, Visitor, married, age 46, born Mayfield, SussexHellen Molden

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