The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1902Historical Notes of Withyham, Hartfield and Ashdown Forest by C. N. Suttonp. 350

Historical records

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Crowhurst, M, Head, age 75 to 79, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Crowhurst, farm labourerNeeves1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
James Crowhurst, M, [Son], age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Crowhurst
Hannah Mitchel, F, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: housekeeperHannah Mitchel
Mary Ann Wallis, F, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: dressmakerMary Ann Wallis

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, widowed; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Crowhurst, farm labourerNeaves Cottage1851 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Son; occupation: farm labourerJohn Crowhurst, farm labourer
Son; occupation: farm labourerJames Crowhurst
Son; occupation: farm labourerHenry Crowhurst
Grandson; occupation: farm labourerDavid Crowhurst

c 1875Fishers Gate & Millpond, South of Hartfield & Withyham - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyNeaves Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Hemsley, M, Head, married, age 41, born Rotherfield, employs 1 boy; occupation: farmerJames HemsleyNeves Farm1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Harriet Hemsley, F, Wife, married, age 43, born WithyhamHarriet Hemsley [Pilbeam]
Mary M. Hemsley, F, Niece, age 12, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarMary Mansel Killick [Hemsley]
Samuel Harris, M, Servant, single, age 12, born Pembury; occupation: farm servantSamuel Harris

1882Directory entryHeasman & Hensley, farmers, Neeves farmNeeves farmKelly's Directory

c 1899Posingford Farm, Neave's Farm, Little Bassetts & Golden Castle, South of Hartfield & Withyham - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyNeave's Farm

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