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Historical records

c 1795Nutley, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamFords Green

c 1825Nutley, Sussex - c 1825Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1825 by Christopher and John GreenwoodFords Green

1840[North] Sussex[North] Sussex by Joshua Archer, Pentonville, LondonFord GrDugdale
Dugdale's England and Wales Delineated

6th Jun 1841CensusRobert Wood, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation CarrierRobert WoodFords Green1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Harriet Wood, F, [Wife], age 29, born SussexHarriett Wood
John Wood, M, [Son], age 7, born SussexJohn Wood
William Wood, M, [Son], age 5, born SussexWilliam Wood
Mary Wood, F, [Daughter], age 2, born SussexMary Ann Wood

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Brown, M, Head, age 26, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Brown, farm labourerFords Green1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Ester Brown, F, [Wife], age 24, born SussexEsther Brown
Eznas Brown, F, [Daughter], age 1, born SussexAgnes Brown

6th Jun 1841CensusRichard Roots, M, Head, age 45 to 49, born Sussex; occupation CarpenterRichard RootsFords Green1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Mary Roots, F, [Wife], age 55 to 59, born SussexMary Roots
Rachel Jarratt, F, age 19, born Sussex; occupation IndependentRachel Jarratt

6th Jun 1841CensusAmelia King, F, Head, age 52, born SussexAmelia KingFords Green1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Alfred King, M, [Son], age 14, born SussexAlfred King
Mary King, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexMary King

6th Jun 1841CensusSamuel Horscraft, M, Head, age 45 to 49, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerSamuel Horscraft, farm labourerFords Green1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Ann Horscraft, F, [Wife], age 37, born SussexAnn Horscraft
Samuel Horscraft, M, [Son], age 12, born SussexSamuel Horscraft
Mary Horscraft, F, [Daughter], age 7, born SussexMary Horscraft
J Horscraft, M, [Son], age 4, born SussexJ Horscraft
Peter Horscraft, M, [Son], age 1, born SussexPeter Horscraft

6th Jun 1841CensusJames Turner, M, Head, age 26, born Sussex; occupation FarmerJames Turner, farmerFords Green1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Mary Turner, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexMary Turner [Lewry] [Martin]
James Turner, M, [Son], age 8 months, born SussexJames Miller Turner
Thomas Lewry, M, [Step son], age 6, born SussexThomas Lewry
Daniel Lewry, M, [Step son], age 5, born SussexDaniel Lewry
Mary Lewry, F, [Step daughter], age 3, born SussexMary Lewry
Thomas Farmer, M, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Farmer, farm labourer
Joseph Kenward, M, age 16, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJoseph Kenward
Hannah Stephenson, F, age 18, born Sussex; occupation: servantHannah Stephenson

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Ellis, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Ellis, farm labourerFords Green1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Margaret Ellis, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexMargaret Ellis [Tyler]
Hannah Ellis, F, [Daughter], age 14, born SussexHannah Ellis
George Ellis, M, [Son], age 12, born SussexGeorge Ellis
William Ellis, M, [Son], age 10, born SussexWilliam Ellis
Henry Ellis, M, [Son], age 8, born SussexHenry Ellis
Harriett Ellis, F, [Daughter], age 6, born SussexHarriett Ursella Ellis
James Ellis, M, [Son], age 3, born SussexJames Ellis

6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Felwick, M, Head, age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge FeldwickFords Green1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Sarah Felwick, F, [Wife], age 70 to 74, born SussexSarah Feldwick [Cox]

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Setford, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerWilliam SetfordFords Green1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Ann Setford, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexAnn Setford
Mary Setford, F, [Daughter], age 9, born SussexMary Setford
Harriett Setford, F, [Daughter], age 6, born SussexHarriett Setford
John Setford, M, [Son], age 4, born SussexJohn Setford
Henry Setford, M, [Son], age 1, born SussexHenry Setford

6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Best, M, Head, age 29, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHenry Best, farm labourerFords Green1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Martha Best, F, [Wife], age 29, born SussexMary Best [Brown]
Sarah Best, F, [Daughter], age 7, born SussexSarah Best
Mary Best, F, [Daughter], age 6, born SussexMary Ann Tester [Best]
Sophia Best, F, [Daughter], age 4, born SussexSophia Best
Henry Best, M, [Son], age 1, born SussexHenry Best
Sophia Hills, F, [Visitor], age 23, born SussexSophia Hills
Edwin Hills, M, [Visitor's son], age 1, born SussexEdwin Hills

6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Scott, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerHenry ScottFords Green1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Harriett Scott, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexHarriett Scott [Woodgate]
Caroline Scott, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexCaroline Scott
William Scott, M, [Son], age 8, born SussexWilliam Scott
Henry Scott, M, [Son], age 6, born SussexHenry Scott
Edward Scott, M, [Son], age 4, born SussexEdward Scott
Harriett Scott, F, [Daughter], age 1, born SussexHarriett Stevenson [Scott]

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Woolett, M, Head, age 25 to 29; occupation KeeperJohn WoolettThistle Park1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Ann Woolett, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexAnn Woolett

6th Jun 1841CensusCharles Ridley, M, Head, age 60, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerCharles Ridley, farm labourerFords Green1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Lucy Ridley, F, [Wife], age 62, born SussexLucy Ridley [Burley]

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas King, M, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas King, farm labourerFoord Green1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Ann Chatfield, F, [Lodger], age 25 to 29, born SussexAnn Chatfield
Amelia Chatfield, F, [Lodger's daughter], age 1, born SussexAmelia Chatfield

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerThomas Brown, farm labourerFords Green1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeEsther Brown
DaughterAgnes Brown
Daughter; occupation: scholarEmma Brown
SonNelson Brown, blacksmith
DaughterEllen Brown

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, occupation: farm labourerHenry Carr, farm labourerFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeAnn Carr
Son, occupation: farm labourerJarop Carr
Son, occupation: farm labourerLewis Carr
Son, occupation: farm labourerHenry Carr

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: bricklayer journeymanReeves Furner, bricklayer journeymanFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeElizabeth Furner
DaughterEmily Furner
SonCharles Furner

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Farm labourerWilliam SutfordFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeAnn Sutford
DaughterMarry Jane Sutford
SonHenry Sutford
DaughterElizer Emma Sutford
SonAbraham Sutford
DaughterRuth Sutford
VisitorHenry Botten

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerJames Ridley, farmerFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeEliza Ridley [Fox]
Son; occupation: scholarJohn (Joseph) Ridley, farmer and carpenter
SonJames Ridley
SonHenry Ridley
DaughterEllen Ridley
Step son; occupation: farm labourerRichard Fox
Step sonThomas Fox
Step son; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Fox

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: road labourerHenry Horsecraft, farm labourerFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeHannah Horsecraft
DaughterCaroline Horsecraft
Son; occupation: farm labourerJoseph Horsecraft
Son; occupation: farm labourerMark Horsecraft
DaughterHannah Horsecraft
Son; occupation: scholarNoah Horsecraft
Grand-daughter; occupation: scholarHarriet Horsecraft

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: pauperJane Brown, pauperFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation farm labourerThomas Awcock, farm labourerFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeCaroline Awcock [Best]
DaughterFrancess Awcock
SonStanford Awcock
DaughterEmma Awcock

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerRichard Fox, farm labourerFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeSarah Fox [Burgess]
Son; occupation: farm labourerThomas Fox
Son; occupation: farm labourerSamuel Fox, labourer
Son; occupation: farm labourerEdward Fox, labourer
Son; occupation: farm labourerEli Fox, labourer
Son; occupation: scholarElam Fox
Son; occupation: scholarZachariah Fox

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerJames Shoebridge, farm labourerFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeSophia Shoebridge [Richardson]
Son; occupation: cordwainerThomas Shoebridge, shoemaker
DaughterAlice Selina Shoebridge
Son; occupation: scholarOwen Albert Shoebridge, bootmaker and farmer
Son; occupation: scholarTrayton Martin Shoebridge, brewer's cellarman
Daughter; occupation: scholarSally Shoebridge

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farmerJohn Brown, farmerFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeHannah Brown [Relfe]
DaughterMary Ann Ridley [Brown]
Lodger; occupation: farm labourerSpencer Streeter
Lodger; occupation: farm labourerJohn Avis
Grand-sonAlfred Relfe, farm labourer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: wheelwrightAbraham King, wheelwrightFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeAnn King
VisitorAdelaide Flemmen

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; employs 1 person; occupation FARMERAmbrose Standen, farm labourerFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeElizabeth Standen [Longley]
DaughterSusannah Wood [Standen]
Son; occupation Farm labourerSamuel Standen, farmer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, occupation: farm labourerZechariah Carr, farm labourerFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeHarriett Carr
SonJames Carr
DaughterAlice Carr

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, occupation: farm labourerBenjamin Carr, farm labourerFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerBenjamin Carr, farm labourerFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeMaria Carr
DaughterMary Carr

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, widowedElizabeth Carr [Richardson]Fords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
DaughterSarah Carr
Son, occupation: farm labourerCharles Carr
VisitorEdward Walter
VisitorEdward Walter

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerJames Tester, farm labourerFords Green, Nutley1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
WifeJoice Tester [Dadswell]
SonJames Tester
SonGeorge Tester

1867Directory entryFords GreenPost Office Directory
Village School, Ford's green, William Farns, master

1867Directory entryLewry Thos., farmer & grocer, Ford's grnFord's grnPost Office Directory

1874Directory entryAppleby lsaac, grocer & farmer., Ford's greenFord's greenPost Office Directory

c 1875Nutley, North of Maresfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyFords Green

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Carr, M, Head, married, age 63, born Maresfield, wemploys 1 labourer, occupation: farmerWilliam CarrFord Green1881 Census
Fletching, Sussex
Lucy Carr, F, Wife, married, age 58, born MaresfieldLucy Carr
Harry Carr, M, Father, widowed, age 86, born Maresfield; occupation Retired FarmerHenry Carr

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Morphew, M, Head, single, age 47, born Maresfield; occupation Broom MakerJames MorfeyFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Ann Morphew, F, Mother, widowed, age 68, born MaresfieldAnn Morfey [Feldwick]

3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Simmonds, F, Head, widowed, age 61Harriett SimmondsFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
George Simmonds, M, Son, single, age 28; occupation LabourerGeorge Simmonds

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry W. Holding, M, Head, married, age 40, born Surrey; occupation: coachmanHenry W. Holding, coachmanFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Hannah Holding, F, Wife, married, age 48, born SomersetHannah Holding
Henry W. Holding, M, Son, single, age 13, born Surrey; occupation: scholarHenry W. Holding
Augusta H. Holding, F, Daughter, age 11, born Surrey; occupation: scholarAugusta H. Holding
Edith M. Holding, F, Daughter, age 9, born Surrey; occupation: scholarEdith M. Holding
Florence Holding, F, Daughter, age 6, born Surrey; occupation: scholarFlorence Holding

3rd Apr 1881CensusBenjamin Smith, M, Head, married, age 47, born Bedfordshire; occupation: engine driverBenjamin Smith, engine driverFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Elizabeth Smith, F, Wife, married, age 46, born HartfieldElizabeth Smith [Heasman]
Catherine B. Smith, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born NutleyCatherine B. Smith
William A. Smith, M, Son, age 13, born Nutley; occupation: scholarWilliam A. Smith
Elizabeth B. Smith, F, Daughter, age 4, born NutleyElizabeth B. Smith
Edith L. Smith, F, Daughter, age 1, born NutleyEdith L. Smith

3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Mitchell, F, Head, widowed, age 38, born Nutley; occupation: needle womanJane MitchellFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Raymond Mitchell, M, Son, single, age 17, born Nutley; occupation: labourerRaymond Mitchell
Fanny Mitchell, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Nutley; occupation: needle womanFanny Mitchell
John Mitchell, M, Son, age 14, born Surrey; occupation: farm labourerJohn Mitchell
Henry Mitchell, M, Son, age 12, born Surrey; occupation: scholarHenry Mitchell
Albert Mitchell, M, Son, age 10, born Maresfield; occupation: scholarAlbert Mitchell

3rd Apr 1881CensusEli Woodgate, M, Head, married, age 41, born Maresfield; occupation LabourerEli WoodgateFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Harriett Woodgate, F, Wife, married, age 37, born MaresfieldHarriett Woodgate
Eliza A. Woodgate, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born MaresfieldEliza A. Woodgate

3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Burley, M, Head, married, age 55, born Maresfield, occupation: farm labourerJoseph Burley, farm labourerFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Sarah Burley, F, Wife, married, age 45, born MaresfieldSarah Ann Burley [Morphy]
Joseph Burley, M, Son, single, age 20, born Maresfield, occupation: labourerJoseph Mark Burley
Harriett Burley, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Maresfield, occupation: servantHarriett Ann Burley
Fredrick Burley, M, Son, single, age 17, born Maresfield, occupation: labourerWilliam Frederick Burley
Albert Burley, M, Son, age 13, born Maresfield, occupation: scholarAlbert Burley
Medellanina Burley, F, Daughter, age 9, born Maresfield, occupation: scholarMadelina Burley
Elliza Burley, F, Daughter, age 7, born Maresfield, occupation: scholarElliza Burley
Ernest Burley, M, Son, age 4, born MaresfieldEarnest John Burley
Horace Burley, M, Grandson, age 3 m, born MaresfieldHorace Burley

3rd Apr 1881CensusMark Tester, M, Head, married, age 55, born Buxted; occupation: farm labourerMark Tester, farm labourerFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Mary Tester, F, Wife, married, age 55, born MaresfieldMary Tester

3rd Apr 1881CensusEsther Brown, F, Head, widowed, age 61, born Maresfield; occupation: bakerEsther BrownFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Alice Brown, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Maresfield, handicap: blind; occupation: baker's assistantAlice Brown
Ansley Brown, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Maresfield; occupation: housemaidAnsley Brown

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Sargent, M, Head, married, age 63, born Yalding; occupation Farm labourerJames SerjentFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Fanny Sargent, F, Wife, married, age 62, born MaresfieldFanny Serjent [Funnell]

3rd Apr 1881CensusIsaac Appleby, M, Head, married, age 46, born Essex, employs 1 man; occupation farmerIsaac Appleby, farmerFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Elizabeth Appleby, F, Wife, married, age 32, born LewesElizabeth Appleby
Horace Appleby, M, Son, age 10, born Nutley; occupation scholarHorace Appleby
Ernest W. Appleby, M, Son, age 5, born Nutley; occupation scholarErnest W. Appleby
Edith E. Appleby, F, Daughter, age 3, born NutleyEdith E. Appleby
Samuel Baker, M, Lodger, married, age 26, born Keymer; occupation: stone masonSamuel Baker
Lois L. Baker, F, Lodger, married, age 22, born FletchingLois L. Baker

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Bedwell, M, Head, married, age 32, born Maresfield; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Bedwell, farm labourerFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Emma Bedwell, F, Wife, married, age 36, born MaresfieldEmma Bedwell
Blanch Bedwell, F, Daughter, age 7, born Maresfield; occupation: scholarBlanch Bedwell
Minnie Bedwell, F, Daughter, age 6, born Maresfield; occupation: scholarMinnie Bedwell
Percy C. Bedwell, M, Son, age 4, born MaresfieldPercy C. Bedwell
Stanley Bedwell, M, Son, age 10 m, born MaresfieldStanley Bedwell

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Gillham, M, Head, widowed, age 70, born Forest Row; occupation: farm labourerWilliam GillhamFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Gillham, M, Head, married, age 36, born Forest Row; occupation: carpenterJames GillhamFoords Green1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
Harriett Gillham, F, Wife, married, age 34, born BuxtedHarriett Gillham
Allice Gillham, F, Daughter, age 12, born Maresfield; occupation: scholarAllice Gillham
Jane Gillham, F, Daughter, age 11, born Maresfield; occupation: scholarJane Gillham
William Gillham, M, Son, age 7, born Maresfield; occupation: scholarWilliam Gillham
Henry Gillham, M, Son, age 5, born MaresfieldHenry Gillham
Mary Gillham, F, Daughter, age 2, born MaresfieldMary Gillham
Edward Gillham, M, Son, age 10 m, born MaresfieldEdward Gillham

1882Directory entryAppleby Isaac, grocer & farmer, Ford's greenFord's greenKelly's Directory

1882Directory entryCarr William, sen. farmer, Ford's greenFord's greenKelly's Directory

1888Directory entryAppleby, Isaac, farmer and grocer, Ford's green, NutleyFord's green, NutleyBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryBrown, Mrs T., baker, Ford's greenFord's greenBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryRelf, John, policeman, Ford's greenFord's greenBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryAppleby, Isaac, farmer, Foord's greenFoord's greenBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryCarr, William, senr., farmer, Foord's greenFoord's greenBrooker's Guide

1924View from Ford's GreenView from Ford's Green, NutleyPrivate collection

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