The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

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Historical records

1841John Swift, M, [Head], age 57, born Sussex; occupation Miller journeymanJohn SwiftRiseden Beershop1841 Census

1841Philadelphia Swift, F, [Wife], age 54, born SussexPhiladelphia SwiftRiseden Beershop1841 Census

1841Philadelphia Swift, F, [Daughter], age 19, born SussexPhiladelphia Weston [Swift]Riseden Beershop1841 Census

1841Elizabeth Swift, F, [Daughter], age 15, born SussexElizabeth SwiftRiseden Beershop1841 Census

1841Sarah Swift, F, [Daughter], age 13, born SussexSarah SwiftRiseden Beershop1841 Census

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerCharles Weston, grocer and postmasterTide Brook Beer Shop1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifePhiladelphia Weston [Swift]
Lodger; occupation Farm labourerJohn Weeks

1861John Swift, M, Head, widowed, age 78, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation Grocer and beer sellerJohn SwiftTidebrook [Beer shop]1861 Census

1861Charles Weston, M, Son-in-law, married, age 34, born Wadhurst, SussexCharles Weston, grocer and postmasterTidebrook [Beer shop]1861 Census

1861Philadelphia Weston, F, Daughter, married, age 39, born Lamberhurst, SussexPhiladelphia Weston [Swift]Tidebrook [Beer shop]1861 Census

1861Emmeline Weston, F, Granddaughter, age 4, born Wadhurst, SussexEmmeline WestonTidebrook [Beer shop]1861 Census

1861Julia Weston, F, Granddaughter, age 3, born Wadhurst, SussexJulia Mackellow [Weston]Tidebrook [Beer shop]1861 Census

1861Philadelphia Weston, F, Granddaughter, age 1, born Wadhurst, SussexPhiladelphia WestonTidebrook [Beer shop]1861 Census

1861Charles Swift Weston, F, Grandson, age 2 months, born Wadhurst, SussexCharles Swift Weston, fly proprietorTidebrook [Beer shop]1861 Census

1871Edward Head, M, Head, married, age 55, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: publicanEdward Head, publicanFountain Inn1871 Census

1871Hannah Head, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Mayfield, SussexHannah Head [Humphrey] [Jenner]Fountain Inn1871 Census

1871Harriet Humphrey, F, Daughter-in-law, age 27, born Wadhurst, SussexHarriett HumphreyFountain Inn1871 Census

1871Jessey Humphrey, M, Son-in-law, age 20, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation Hoop shaverJesse HumphreyFountain Inn1871 Census

1871William Humphrey, M, Son-in-law, age 16, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation Farm labourerWilliam HumphreyFountain Inn1871 Census

1871Mary A. Humphrey, F, Daughter-in-law, age 13, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation ScholarMarian HumphreyFountain Inn1871 Census

1871Elinor Humphrey, F, Daughter-in-law, age 10, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation ScholarEllenor HumphreyFountain Inn1871 Census

c 1875Tidebrook, North East of Mayfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyFountain Inn

3rd Apr 1881CensusLewis Standen, M, Head, married, age 42, born Mayfield; occupation Beer RetailerLewis StandenTidebank, Fountain Terrace, Tidebrook1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Margaret M.A. Standen, F, Wife, married, age 40, born WithyhamMargaret Maria Ann Standen [Knight]
Selina Standen, F, Daughter, age 13, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarSelina Standen
Mercy Standen, F, Daughter, age 11, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarMercy Standen
Rose Standen, F, Daughter, age 9, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarRose Standen
Albert Standen, M, Son, age 3, born RotherfieldAlbert Standen
James Standen, M, Son, age 8 m, born WadhurstJames Standen

1891Harry Knight, M, Head, married, age 44, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: licensed victuallerHarry KnightFountain Inn1891 Census

1891Maria Knight, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Withyham, SussexMaria Knight [Boarer]Fountain Inn1891 Census

1891Harry Knight, M, Son, single, age 22, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: grocer's assistantHarry KnightFountain Inn1891 Census

1891Cicely Knight, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Rotherfield, SussexCicely KnightFountain Inn1891 Census

1891Lucy Knight, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Rotherfield, SussexLucy KnightFountain Inn1891 Census

1891Elan Knight, M, Son, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerElan KnightFountain Inn1891 Census

1891George Knight, M, Son, single, age 16, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge KnightFountain Inn1891 Census

1891Charles Knight, M, Son, single, age 15, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: scholarCharles KnightFountain Inn1891 Census

1891Lizzie Knight, F, Daughter, single, age 12, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarLizzie KnightFountain Inn1891 Census

1891Ada Knight, F, Daughter, single, age 9, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarAda KnightFountain Inn1891 Census

1901Annie Balcombe, F, Head, widowed, age 39, born Haddenham, Bucks, occupation: licensed victuallerAnnie BalcombeFountain Inn1901 Census

1901Nellie Balcombe, F, Daughter, age 14, born Ticehurst, SussexNellie BalcombeFountain Inn1901 Census

1901Edith Balcombe, F, Daughter, age 12, born Ticehurst, SussexEdith BalcombeFountain Inn1901 Census

1901Rupert Balcombe, M, Son, age 11, born Ticehurst, SussexRupert BalcombeFountain Inn1901 Census

1901Frederick Balcombe, M, Son, age 10, born Ticehurst, SussexFrederick BalcombeFountain Inn1901 Census

1901Elsie Balcombe, F, Daughter, age 8, born Ticehurst, SussexElsie BalcombeFountain Inn1901 Census

1901Eva Balcombe, F, Daughter, age 4, born Ticehurst, SussexEva BalcombeFountain Inn1901 Census

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