The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

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Allchorns [a.k.a. Allchins] Farm      Fletching  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1997The Ashdown Forest Dispute 1876-1882 by Professor Brian Short ⇒ Notebook extract

Historical records

6th Jun 1841CensusStephen Gibbons, M, Head, age 71, born Kent; occupation: farmerStephen Gibbons, farmerAllchins1841 Census
Fletching, Sussex
Elizabeth Gibbons, F, [Wife], age 61, born KentElizabeth Gibbons [Usher]
Sophia Gibbons, F, [Daughter], age 28, born KentSophia Gibbons
William Wheatley, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servantWilliam Wheatley, farm labourer
Edward Ridley, M, age 18, born Sussex; occupation: servantEdward Ridley
Samuel Stiles, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation ServantSamuel Styles

1851Gibbons, StephenStephen Gibbons, farmerAllchorns FarmPost Office Directory

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; widowed; employs 3 people; occupation FARMERElizabeth Fenner [Osborn] [Gibbons]Allchins1851 Census
Fletching, Sussex
Son; occupation EMPLOYED ON FARMThomas Osborn
Son; occupation CARTERObadiah Osborn
Son; occupation EMPLOYED ON FARMStephen Osborn
Servant; occupation: farm labourerFrederic Gibbs
Daughter-in-law; occupation DOMESTIC SERVANTEsther Osborn [King]
Grand-sonThomas Osborn
Grand-sonWilliam Osborn

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