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1902Historical Notes of Withyham, Hartfield and Ashdown Forest by C. N. Suttonp. 117

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31st May 1596Leaseholder (21 yrs)John TurnorLodge fieldsBuckhurst Terrier
John Turnor, yeoman, holds by deed meadow and lands called Blackham meadow, Robinís Lands, the Pannes, the Lodge feilds, the Little Aldrett, Beane Croft, the Great Aldrett, the hempyard with the lodge barn, 45 fields in all 178 acres, viz, meadow 14 acres, pasture 98 acres, arable 44 acres, wood 20 acres
Rent £36 15s. 0d., and 1 fat capon alive 1st November.

c 1597Blackham Common, The Manor of Blackham - c 1597Part of the maps produced in 1597 in the Buckhurst TerrierLodgefeilds

1714Occupation TenantRichard MarshallLodgefieldsSutton's Historical Notes

1726Occupation TenantMrs MarshallLodgefieldsSutton's Historical Notes

c 1795Blackham, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamLodge Hill

1798Occupation TenantJohn FriendLodgefieldsSutton's Historical Notes

1810Occupation TenantJames KingLodgefieldsSutton's Historical Notes

1838CensusHead; occupation FarmerJames WoodmanLodgefield Farm1838 Census
Blackham/Lyewood, Sussex

6th Jun 1841CensusJames Woodman, M, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation FarmerJames WoodmanLodgefield Farm1841 Census
Withyham, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusElisabeth Woodman, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born SussexElisabeth Woodman
6th Jun 1841CensusElisabeth Woodman, F, [Daughter], age 4, born SussexElisabeth Woodman
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Woodman, M, [Son], age 2, born SussexJohn Woodman
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Woodman, M, [Son], age 8 months, born SussexJames Woodman
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Smith, M, age 60 to 64; occupation Farm labourerWilliam Smith
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Cork, M, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Cork
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Fulman, M, age 20 to 24; occupation: servantGeorge Fulman
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Farmer, M, age 14, born Sussex; occupation: servantJames Farmer
6th Jun 1841CensusSusanna Vinall, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation ServantSusanna Vinall
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Wickenden, F, age 14; occupation ServantAnn Wickenden

1842Occupation TenantJames WoodmanLodgefieldsSutton's Historical Notes

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, widowed, employs 6 people; occupation: farmerJohn Burfoot, farmerLodgefield1851 Census
Withyham, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterSusannah Burfoot
30th Mar 1851CensusSonGeorge Burfoot, carman
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEleanor Gentle [Burfoot]
30th Mar 1851CensusSonJohn Burfoot
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEmily Burfoot
30th Mar 1851CensusSonHenry Burfoot, contractor
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: house servantCharlotte Cole
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm LabourerJesse Hudson
30th Mar 1851CensusGrand-sonFrancis H. Redford
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm labourerThomas Groombridge

1861Occupation TenantRobert Avery AshbyLodgefieldsSutton's Historical Notes

1867Directory entryAshby Robert, farmer, Lodge fieldLodge fieldPost Office Directory

1868Occupation TenantReginald AshbyLodgefieldsSutton's Historical Notes

1874Directory entryAshby Reginald, farmer, Lodge fieldLodge fieldPost Office Directory

c 1875Ashurst, North East of Withyham - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyLodgefield Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusReginald Ashby, M, Head, married, age 41, born Lindfield, employs 3 men; occupation: farmerReginald Martin Ashby, farmerLodgefield1881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Ashby, F, Wife, married, age 37, born CapelElizabeth Ashby [Geering]
3rd Apr 1881CensusRobert Ashby, M, Son, age 9, born Withyham; occupation: scholarRobert Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Ashby, M, Son, age 5, born Withyham; occupation: scholarEllen Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusFred Ashby, M, Son, age 7, born Withyham; occupation: scholarFred Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusReginald Ashby, M, Son, age 3, born WithyhamReginald Adam Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusHerbert Ashby, M, Son, age 1, born WithyhamHerbert Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusCarrie Ashby, F, Daughter, age 5 m, born WithyhamCarrie Elizabeth Ashby
3rd Apr 1881CensusRobert Ashby, M, Father, widowed, age 80, born Rotherfield; occupation: retired farmerRobert Avery Ashby, farmer
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah A. Dray, F, Visitor, married, age 56, born HeathfieldSarah A. Dray
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah A. Weeding, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Withyham; occupation ServantSarah Ann Edwards [Weeding]
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdwin Allen, M, Servant, single, age 30, born Withyham; occupation: farm servantEdwin Allen
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Still, M, Servant, single, age 17, born Cowden; occupation Farm servantJames Still

1882Directory entryAshby Reginald, farmer, Lodge fieldLodge fieldKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusReginald Ashby, M, Head, married, age 51, born Lingfield, Surrey; occupation: farmerReginald Martin Ashby, farmerLodgefield Farm House1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Ashby, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Capel, KentElizabeth Ashby [Geering]
5th Apr 1891CensusKate Ashby, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Withyham, SussexKate Ashby
5th Apr 1891CensusRobert Ashby, M, Son, single, age 19, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: farmer's sonRobert Ashby
5th Apr 1891CensusHelen Ashby, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Withyham, SussexEllen Ashby
5th Apr 1891CensusReginald Ashby, M, Son, single, age 13, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarReginald Adam Ashby
5th Apr 1891CensusHerbert Ashby, M, Son, single, age 11, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarHerbert Ashby
5th Apr 1891CensusCary Ashby, F, Daughter, single, age 10, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarCarrie Elizabeth Ashby
5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Ashby, M, Son, single, age 9, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarThomas Martin Ashby
5th Apr 1891CensusFrances Ashby, F, Daughter, single, age 6, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarFrancis William Ashby
5th Apr 1891CensusJane Cottenham, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servantJane Cottenham
5th Apr 1891CensusRichard Jeffery, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: farm servantRichard Jeffery
5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Ashby, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: farm servantThomas Ashby
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