The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Isenhurst [a.k.a. Isinghurst, Herrings Farm]    Five Ashes  Mayfield  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1861Waldron: Its Church, Its Mansions, and Its Manors by The Rev. John Ley, B.D. ⇒ p. 95
1869Mayfield by William Durrant Cooper, F.S.A., V.P. ⇒ p. 15
1870A Compendious History of Sussex - Volume II. by Mark Antony Lower, M.A.p. 46; p. 48

Historical records

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

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

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Jenner, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: farmerJohn Jenner, farmerHerrings1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Jenner, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexMary Jenner [Knight]
6th Jun 1841CensusEllen Jenner, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexEllen Jenner
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Jenner, M, [Son], age 9, born SussexJohn Jenner
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Jenner, F, [Daughter], age 7, born SussexAnn Jenner
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Jenner, M, [Son], age 5, born SussexThomas Jenner, shopkeeper and farmer
6th Jun 1841CensusRowland Jenner, M, [Son], age 3, born SussexRowland Jenner
6th Jun 1841CensusStephen Smith, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerStephen Smith
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Barton, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerGeorge Barton
6th Jun 1841CensusBarnaby Jenner, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerBarnabas Jenner, waggoner and farm labourer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; employs 2 people; occupation Farm BailiffJohn ScarceHerrings House1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeHonor Scarce
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterMary Scarce
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterHonor Scarce
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterJane Scarce
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterCaroline Scarce
30th Mar 1851CensusSonJohn Scarce
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm labourerHenry Hook
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Hollands
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Hylands

1867Directory entrySykes Sir Frederick, bart., IsenhurstIsenhurstPost Office Directory

2nd Apr 1871CensusSir Frederick Sykes, M, Head, married, age 45, born Basildon Park, Berkshire; occupation: landowner (baronet)Sir Frederick Sykes, landownerIsinghurst1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusCaroline Sykes, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Havant, Hampshire; occupation: baronet's wifeCaroline Sykes
2nd Apr 1871CensusElizabeth Cullis, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Broxey, Shropshire; occupation: domestic servantElizabeth Cullis
2nd Apr 1871CensusMary B Toone, F, Servant, single, age 26, born Soberton, Hampshire; occupation: domestic servantMary B. Toone
2nd Apr 1871CensusAnnie Gower, F, Servant, single, age 27, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: domestic servantAnnie Gower
2nd Apr 1871CensusMark Akehurst, M, Servant, married, age 32, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: servantMark Akehurst, farmer

2nd Apr 1871CensusHorace Thomas, M, Head, single, age 42, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHorace Thomas, farm labourerHerrings Farm House1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex

1874Directory entryPrescott Sir George, bart., IsenhurstIsenhurstPost Office Directory
Isenhurst is the seat of Sir George Prescott, bart.

c 1875Coleshall, Buttons Farm, Dudsland Farm & Isenhurst, South of Mayfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyIsenhurst

3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Calbey, F, Head, single, age 33, born Lincolnshire, occupation: housekeeperAnn Calbey, housekeeperIronhurst1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex

3rd Apr 1881CensusSamuel Foster, M, Head, married, age 56, born Mayfield; occupation: gamekeeperSamuel Foster, gamekeeperDog Kennels1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Foster, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Isle of ManElizabeth Foster
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur Foster, M, Son, age 7, born Mayfield; occupation: scholarArthur Foster
3rd Apr 1881CensusRose Foster, F, Daughter, age 5, born Mayfield; occupation: scholarRose Foster

3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Head, F, Head, age 58, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourerMary HeadIronhurst Lodge1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert Head, M, Son, single, age 20, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourerAlbert Head
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Head, M, Son, single, age 16, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourerThomas Head
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Cornford, M, Lodger, single, age 19, born Rotherfield, occupation: shoe maker journeymanThomas Cornford

3rd Apr 1881CensusRobert Norman, M, Head, married, age 58, born Suffolk; occupation GardenerRobert NormanIronhurst Manor1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Norman, F, Wife, married, age 60, born CambridgeshireSarah Norman
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouisa Norman, F, Daughter, single, age 30, born Cambridgeshire; occupation LaundressLouisa Norman

3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Jane Elliott, F, Head, single, age 27, born Dorset; occupation: laundressMary Jane Elliott, laundressIronhurst Manor1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur Elliott, M, Boarder, single, age 13, born Dorset; occupation: scholarArthur Elliott

1882Directory entryPrescott Sir George Rendlesham Bart., IsenhurstIsenhurstKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusMatilda M Noble, F, Head, married, age 34, born Wiltshire; occupation LaundressMatilda M NobleThe Laundry, Isinghurst1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusAnnie Keeley, F, Boarder, single, age 21, born Warbleton, Sussex; occupation: laundressAnnie Keeley

5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Pullinger, M, Head, married, age 36, born Hornsey, Middlesex; occupation GardenerGeorge PullingerGardeners Cottage, Isinghurst1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusKate T Pullinger, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Maple Durham, OxfordshireKate T Pullinger
5th Apr 1891CensusErnest E T Pullinger, M, Son, age 8, born Bagshot, Surrey; occupation ScholarErnest E T Pullinger
5th Apr 1891CensusHorace H Pullinger, M, Son, age 7, born Bagshot, Surrey; occupation ScholarHorace H Pullinger
5th Apr 1891CensusPercy V Pullinger, M, Son, age 6, born Bagshot, SurreyPercy V Pullinger
5th Apr 1891CensusBernard C Pullinger, M, Son, age 4, born Bagshot, SurreyBernard C Pullinger
5th Apr 1891CensusReginald G Pullinger, M, Son, age 2, born Bagshot, SurreyReginald G Pullinger
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Pullinger, F, Mother, widowed, age 68, born Framfield, Sussex; occupation Living on own meansSarah Pullinger

5th Apr 1891CensusMary Head, F, Head, widowed, age 68, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: tailoressMary Head, tailoressLodge Gate, Isinghurst1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusAlbert Head, M, Son, single, age 30, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: carmanAlbert Head
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice M Head, F, Granddaughter, age 6, born Stratford, Essex; occupation: scholarAlice M Head

5th Apr 1891CensusSamuel Tester, M, Head, married, age 60, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: game keeperSamuel Joseph Tester, farm labourer and gamekeeperIsinghurst1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEliza Tester, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Sandown, Isle Of WightElizabeth Charity Tester [Phillips]
5th Apr 1891CensusArthur Tester, M, Son, single, age 17, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: assistant game keeperArthur Tester
5th Apr 1891CensusRose Tester, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Mayfield, SussexRose Tester
5th Apr 1891CensusGertrude Tester, F, Daughter, age 10, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarGertrude Tester

c 1925IsenhurstIsenhurst, MaresfieldThe Derry Collection

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