The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

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Historical records

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas H. Bishop, M, Head, married, age 46, born Wiltshire; occupation: elementary school masterThomas H. Bishop, schoolmasterNational Schools1881 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
Betsey Bishop, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Cambridgeshire; occupation: elementary school mistressBetsey Bishop
Henry H. Bishop, M, Son, single, age 18, born Yorkshire; occupation: pupil teacherHenry H. Bishop
Florence J. Bishop, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Yorkshire; occupation: shop assistantFlorence J. Bishop
Frederick Bishop, M, Son, single, age 13, born Yorkshire; occupation: scholarFrederick Bishop

5th Apr 1891CensusThos W Slocombe, M, Head, married, age 40, born Glastonbury, Somerset; occupation: school teacherThos W Slocombe, school teacherSchool House1891 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
Ann M Slocombe, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Bristol, Gloucestershire; occupation: school teacherAnn M Slocombe
Ellen M Slocombe, F, Daughter, single, age 9, born Bradford, DorsetEllen M Slocombe
Leonard M Slocombe, M, Son, single, age 5, born Forest Row, SussexLeonard M Slocombe
Mabel J Slocombe, F, Daughter, single, age 5, born Forest Row, SussexMabel J Slocombe
Gerald W Slocombe, M, Son, single, age 3, born Forest Row, SussexGerald W Slocombe
Winifred E Slocombe, F, Daughter, single, age 1, born Forest Row, SussexWinifred E Slocombe
Emily Divall, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Uckfield, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servantEmily Divall

c 1899Forest Row and Brambletye House, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveySchool

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