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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1923The Story of Wadhurst by Alfred A. Wace ⇒ p. 62

Historical records

1426HistoryFoxholeWace's Wadhurst
Foxhole. 160 acres. - The house has the long sloping back roof common to Sussex Farm houses. Wadhurst records mention it in 1426, but who then owned it is not clear.

1634HistoryFoxholeWace's Wadhurst
In 1634 Foxhole was held by Alexander Bucher, of Town House, Wadhurst, and his son-in-law, Hodsoll. Then for about a century by Collins and Jeffery, and from the latter it passed into the Whiligh Estate.

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

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; employs 9 people; occupation FARMERRichard WhiteFoxhole1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeCharlotte White [Oyler]
30th Mar 1851CensusSonRichard Henry White
30th Mar 1851CensusSonGeorge Stephen White
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEmily Oyler White
30th Mar 1851CensusBrother; occupation PARTNER farmerCharles White
30th Mar 1851CensusSister-in-lawFanny White
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm labourerGeorge Woodgate
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm labourerGeorge Stevens
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: house servantSarah Kemp
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm labourerCharles Johnston

c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyFoxhole

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Creasy, M, Head, married, age 60, born Asburnham, occupation: farm labourerGeorge Creasy, farm labourerFoxhole Cottage1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusHannah Creasy, F, Wife, married, age 54, born AsburnhamHannah Creasy
3rd Apr 1881CensusRose Creasy, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born AsburnhamRose Creasy
3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter Creasy, M, Son, age 15, born Asburnham, occupation: farm labourerWalter Creasy
3rd Apr 1881CensusRebecca Creasy, F, Daughter, age 14, born Asburnham, occupation: scholarRebecca Creasy

3rd Apr 1881CensusHoratio Ernest Newington, M, Head, single, age 27, born Wadhurst, employs 6 men and 2 boys; occupation FarmerHoratio Ernest NewingtonFoxhole Farm1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Newington, F, Mother, widowed, age 72, born WadhurstMary Newington [Tompsett]
3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Newington, F, Sister, single, age 38, born BurwashJane Newington
3rd Apr 1881CensusNaomi Norman, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Wadhurst; occupation ServantNaomi Norman

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