The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

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Shovelstrode Lodge    Holtye Road  East Grinstead  
Historical records

6th Jun 1841CensusCharles Shay, M, Head, age 35 to 39; occupation GamekeeperCharles ShayShovelstrode Lodge1841 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
Sarah Shay, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39Sarah Shay
Mary Diddams, F, age 70 to 74; occupation: independentMary Diddams

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Mays, farm labourerShovelstrode Gate Lodge1851 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
WifePhillis Dennis [Mays] [Wickenden]
SonJoseph Mays
DaughterPhillis Mays
DaughterElizabeth Mays

3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Barnes, F, Head, single, age 26, born Norfolk; occupation: housekeeperAnn Barnes, housekeeperSholvestrode Lodge1881 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
Alice Steer, F, Servant, single, age 18, born East Grinstead; occupation General ServantAlice Steer

c 1899Shovelstrode Lodge, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyShovelstrode Lodge

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