The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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c 1724Argos Hill, Sussex - c 1724Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1724 by Richard BudgenWellbrook

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

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Collens, M, Head, age 65 to 69, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerJohn Collens, farm labourerWellbrook Cottage1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Ann Collens, F, [Wife], age 65 to 69, born SussexAnn Collens
John Page, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Page, farm labourer

6th Jun 1841CensusRobert Stiles, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born SussexRobert Stiles, gamekeeperWellbrook Cottage1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Lucy Stiles, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexLucy Stiles [Hollands]
Mary Stiles, F, [Daughter], age 11, born SussexMary Stiles
Hannah Stiles, F, [Daughter], age 9, born SussexHannah Stiles
Harriet Stiles, F, [Daughter], age 6, born SussexHarriet Stiles

6th Jun 1841CensusJames Ashdown, M, Head, age 55 to 59, born Sussex; occupation: sawyerJames Ashdown, sawyerWellbrook Cottage1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Dinah Ashdown, F, [Daughter], age 15 to 19, born SussexDinah Frost [Cornwall] [Ashdown]

6th Jun 1841CensusEdith Page, F, Head, age 30 to 34, born SussexEden Page [Comford]Wellbrook Cottage1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Thomas Page, M, [Son], age 13, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Page
Esther Page, F, [Daughter], age 11, born SussexEsther Duplock [Page]
William Page, M, [Son], age 8, born SussexWilliam Page
James Page, M, [Son], age 7, born SussexJames Page, farm labourer
Harriet Page, F, [Daughter], age 3, born SussexHarriot Page
Emma Page, F, [Daughter], age 9 months, born SussexEmma Page

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Fenner, M, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Baldock Fenner, farm labourerWellbrook1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Mary Fenner, F, [Wife], age 20 to 24, born SussexMary Fenner [Weston]
William Fenner, M, [Son], age 9, born SussexWilliam Fenner, farm labourer
Mary Fenner, F, [Daughter], age 8, born SussexMary Ann Fenner
Ruth Fenner, F, [Daughter], age 6, born SussexRuth Watson [Fenner]
Elizabeth Fenner, F, [Daughter], age 5, born SussexElizabeth Fenner
Ann Fenner, F, [Daughter], age 3, born SussexAnna Vinall [Fenner]
John Fenner, M, [Son], age 1, born SussexJohn Fenner, farm labourer

6th Jun 1841CensusCharles Ovenden, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerCharles OvendenWellbrook1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Philly Ovenden, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexPhiladelphia Ovenden [Goldsmith]
Mary Ovenden, F, [Daughter], age 14, born SussexMary Ovenden
Harriot Ovenden, F, [Daughter], age 12, born SussexHarriet Ovenden
Sarah Ovenden, F, [Daughter], age 11, born SussexSarah Ovenden
William Ovenden, M, [Son], age 5, born SussexWilliam Ovenden
Charlotte Ovenden, F, [Daughter], age 2, born SussexCharlotte Saunders [Ovenden]

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: sawyerRichard Ashdown, sawyerWellbrook1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
WifeAnn Ashdown [Burgess]
Son; occupation: scholarWilliam Ashdown
SonRichard Ashdown
DaughterFanny Ashdown
NephewWilliam Neve Cornwell
Nephew, occupation: scholarAmos Cornwell
NieceRuth Cornwell

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Page, farm labourerWellbrook1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Son; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Page
DaughterHarriot Page
DaughterEmma Page
SonJohn Page, gardener
SonGeorge Page, farm labourer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerTrayton Bishop, farm labourerWellbrook1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
WifeFrances Bishop [Sellens]
DaughterFrances Bishop

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerDavid Dann, farm labourerWellbrook1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
WifeHarriet Dann [Piper]
DaughterMercy Dann
DaughterSarah Dann

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Farm LabourerSamuel ParksWellbrook1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
WifeHarriet Parks [Avery] [Baldock]
StepdaughterHarriett Ann Avery

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; widowed; occupation Farm LabourerCharles OvendenWellbrook1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Daughter; occupation HousekeeperSarah Ovenden
DaughterCharlotte Saunders [Ovenden]
Daughter; occupation ScholarJane Baitup [Ovenden]
Son; occupation ScholarJohn Ovenden

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Baldock Fenner, farm labourerWellbrook1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
WifeMary Fenner [Weston]
Son; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Fenner, farm labourer
DaughterMary Ann Fenner
Son; occupation: farm labourerJohn Fenner, farm labourer
Son; occupation: scholarRobert Fenner, police constable
Daughter; occupation: scholarRebecca Fenner
Daughter; occupation: scholarRhoda Fenner
DaughterFrances Fenner

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Hall, M, Head, married, age 30, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Hall, farm labourerWelbrook Cottage1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Charlotte Hall, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Mayfield, SussexCharlotte L. Hall [Sellens]
Mark Hall, M, Son, age 8, born Mayfield, SussexMark Hall
Harriett Hall, F, Daughter, age 5, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarHarriet Hall
Hannah Hall, F, Daughter, age 3m, born Mayfield, SussexHannah Hall
Emily Hall, F, Daughter, age 1m, born Mayfield, SussexEmily Jane Hall
Martha Sellings, F, Lodger, single, age 20, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: needle womanMartha Sellings

7th Apr 1861CensusDavid Dann, M, Head, married, age 40, born Herstmonceux, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerDavid Dann, farm labourerWelbrook Cottage1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Harriet Dann, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Mayfield, SussexHarriet Dann [Piper]
Sarah Dann, F, Daughter, age 13, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarSarah Dann
Ruth Dann, F, Daughter, age 8, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarRuth Dann
David Dann, M, Son, age 6, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarDavid Dann
Eliza Dann, F, Daughter, age 4, born Mayfield, SussexEliza Dann

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Hammond, M, Head, married, age 32, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Hammond, farm labourerWelbrook Cottage1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Elizabeth Hammond, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Mayfield, SussexElizabeth Hammond
Edward Hammond, M, Son, age 14, born Mayfield, SussexEdward Hammond
Elizabeth Hammond, F, Daughter, age 12, born Mayfield, SussexElizabeth Hammond
Martha Hammond, F, Daughter, age 9, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarMartha Hammond
William Hammond, M, Son, age 7, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Hammond
Mary Ann Hammond, F, Daughter, age 5, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarMary Ann Hammond
Elsa Hammond, F, Daughter, age 3, born Mayfield, SussexElsa Hammond
Jethral Hammond, M, Son, age 2, born Mayfield, SussexJethral Hammond
Ebenezar Hammond, M, Son, age 4m, born Mayfield, SussexEbenezar Hammond

7th Apr 1861CensusStephen Wratten, M, Head, married, age 41, born Herstmonceux, Sussex; occupation: carterStephen Wratten, carterWellbrook1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Elizabeth Wratten, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Warbleton, SussexElizabeth Wratten
Abraham Wratten, M, Son, age 11, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: carter boyAbraham Wratten
Isaac Wratten, M, Son, age 5, born Wadhurst, SussexIsaac Wratten
Sarah Ann Wratten, F, Daughter, age 3, born Edenbridge, KentSarah Ann Wratten
Martha Emily Wratten, F, Daughter, age 1, born Edenbridge, KentMartha Emily Wratten

2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Hall, M, Head, married, age 42, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Hall, farm labourerWellbrook Cottages1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Charlotte Hall, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Mayfield, SussexCharlotte L. Hall [Sellens]
Mark Hall, M, Son, single, age 17, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerMark Hall
Harriet Hall, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Mayfield, SussexHarriet Hall
Emily Hall, F, Daughter, single, age 9, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEmily Jane Hall
George Hall, M, Son, single, age 7, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarGeorge Hall
Fanny Hall, F, Daughter, single, age 4, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarFanny Hall
Ada Hall, F, Daughter, single, age 1, born Mayfield, SussexAda Hall

2nd Apr 1871CensusJohn Berwick, M, Head, married, age 44, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Berwick, farm labourerWellbrook Cottages1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Harriet Berwick, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Mayfield, SussexHarriet Berwick [Hall]
Harriet Berwick, F, Daughter, single, age 10, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarHarriet Berwick
William Berwick, M, Son, single, age 7, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Berwick
John Berwick, M, Son, single, age 4, born Mayfield, SussexJohn Berwick, miller's journeyman
Alfred Berwick, M, Son, single, age 2m, born Mayfield, SussexAlfred Berwick
James Hall, M, Son-in-law, single, age 20, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Hall, farm labourer
Daniel Hall, M, Son-in-law, single, age 14, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerDaniel Hall, carter

2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Barden, M, Head, married, age 44, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Barden, farm labourerWellbrook1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Loanna Barden, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Mayfield, SussexLoanna Barden
Mary Ann Barden, F, Daughter, age 3, born Heathfield, SussexMary Ann Barden
Alice Fry, F, Daughter-in-law, age 14, born Uckfield, SussexAlice Fry
Ann Fry, F, Daughter-in-law, age 10, born Uckfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarAnn Fry

2nd Apr 1871CensusIsaac Standen, M, Head, married, age 63, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farmer of 140 acres employing 4 labourersIsaac Standen, farmerWellbrook Farm1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Emma Standen, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Sussex; occupation: farmer's wifeEmma Standen
Charles Standen, M, Son, age 17, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: farmer's sonCharles Standen
John E Standen, M, Son, age 14, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholarJohn E. Standen
Thomas A Standen, M, Son, age 10, born Yalding, Kent; occupation: scholarThomas A. Standen

c 1875Ordnance Place, Butchers Cross and Cowden, West of Mayfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyWellbrook

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Hall, M, Head, married, age 50, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Hall, farm labourerWellbrook Cottage1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Charlotte L. Hall, F, Wife, married, age 48, born MayfieldCharlotte L. Hall [Sellens]
George Hall, M, Son, age 17, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Hall
Fanny Hall, F, Daughter, age 15, born MayfieldFanny Hall
Ada Hall, F, Daughter, age 9, born Mayfield; occupation: scholarAda Hall
Kate Hall, F, Daughter, age 8, born Mayfield; occupation: scholarKate Hall
Edith Emily Hall, F, Granddaughter, age 1, born MayfieldEdith Emily Hall

3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert Hazleden, M, Head, married, age 27, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourerAlbert Hazelden, farm labourerWellbrook Cottage1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Harriet Hazleden, F, Wife, married, age 26, born MayfieldHarriett Hazelden [Hall]
Henry Hazleden, M, Son, age 5, born Mayfield; occupation: scholarHenry William Hazleden
George Hazleden, M, Son, age 2, born MayfieldGeorge Albert Hazleden

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Hall, M, Head, married, age 60, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Hall, farm labourerNo 1, Wellbrook Cottage1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Charlotte Hall, F, Wife, married, age 58, born Mayfield, SussexCharlotte L. Hall [Sellens]
George Hall, M, Son, single, age 25, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer's labourerGeorge Hall
Kate Hall, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: bar maid at InnKate Hall

5th Apr 1891CensusAlbert Hazelden, M, Head, married, age 37, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: game keeperAlbert Hazelden, farm labourerNo 2, Wellbrook Cottage1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Harriet Hazelden, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Mayfield, SussexHarriett Hazelden [Hall]
Henry Hazelden, M, Son, single, age 15, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: assistant game keeperHenry William Hazleden
George Hazelden, M, Son, age 12, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarGeorge Albert Hazleden
Emily J Hazelden, F, Daughter, age 9, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEmily Jane Hazleden

5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Medhurst, M, Head, widowed, age 51, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHenry Medhurst, farm labourerWellbrook Cottage1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
Alice Medhurst, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: house keeperAlice Medhurst

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