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28th Nov 1328Tax listGilbert de ShotingherstShotingherst [now Chittinghurst]

28th Nov 1328Tax listRobert atte ShotingherstShotingherst [now Chittinghurst]

1690 to 1763HistoryShotinghurstWace's Wadhurst
In 1690 a Nicholas Puxty sold Towngate, then part of the property, to his brother-in-law, Richard Comber. By him and his son the Towngate property, as it had then come to be called, was further increased by the purchase of Shotinghurst, Earlye, and the Dupleck's farm of 96 A. Richard Comber died in 1763, leaving his real estate to his sister Mary's son, Benjamin Newington

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

c 1825Mark Cross, Sussex - c 1825Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1825 by Christopher and John GreenwoodChittinghurst

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerRichard Holman, farm labourerChittinghurst Farm1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Farm labourerWilliam Humphry, farm labourerChittinghurst Farm1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifePhiladelphia Humphrey [Blackman]

1874Directory entryBarrow Benjamin, farmer, ChittenhurstChittenhurstPost Office Directory

c 1875Tidebrook, North East of Mayfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyChittinghurst

3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Carrick, M, Head, married, age 44, born Ticehurst, employs 2 labourers, occupation: farmerRichard Carrick, farmerChittinghurst Farm1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Rose Carrick, F, Wife, married, age 38, born BrenchlyRose Carrick
Charles Carrick, M, Son, single, age 15, born Ticehurst, occupation: farm labourerCharles Carrick
Richard Carrick, M, Son, age 9, born Penshurst, occupation: scholarRichard Carrick
Herbert Carrick, M, Son, age 7, born Penshurst, occupation: scholarHerbert Carrick
Alice Carrick, F, Daughter, age 5, born Penshurst, occupation: scholarAlice Carrick
Arthur Carrick, M, Son, age 3, born SurreyArthur Carrick
Ansley Cosham, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Mayfield, occupation: domestic servantAnsley Cosham
Charlotte Hanbury, F, Visitor, widowed, age 49, born BrenchlyCharlotte Hanbury

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