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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1902Historical Notes of Withyham, Hartfield and Ashdown Forest by C. N. Suttonp. 349

Historical records

1597FreeholderJohn BulmanBeach PlaceBuckhurst Terrier
John Bulman holds by deed a tenement & land called Beach Place, 60 acres, bounds:
  • land of the heirs of William Bowyer called Canserne Land to the West and East
  • Queen’s highway from Averies to Parrock to the South
  • Queens highway East Grinsted to Hartfeild to the North
Rent 6s. 2d.

c 1795Holty Common, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamBeach F.

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Payne, M, Head, age 65 to 69; occupation LabourerJohn PaineFilletts1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Payne, F, [Wife], age 60 to 64, born SussexMary Payne [Miles]
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Payne, M, [Grand-son], age 2, born SussexJohn Everest [Payne], farm labourer

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Hill, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: farmerJohn Hill, farmerBeeches1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusHarriett Hill, F, [Wife], age 50 to 54, born SussexHarriett Hill
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Hill, M, [Son], age 25 to 29, born SussexWilliam Hill
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Hill, F, [Daughter], age 20 to 24, born SussexMary Hill
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Hill, F, [Daughter], age 20 to 24, born SussexAnn Hill
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Hill, M, [Son], age 18, born SussexGeorge Hill
6th Jun 1841CensusCaroline Hill, F, [Daughter], age 18, born SussexCaroline Hill
6th Jun 1841CensusEdgar Hill, M, [Son], age 16, born SussexEdgar Hill
6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Hill, M, [Son], age 14, born SussexHenry Hill
6th Jun 1841CensusLucy Hill, F, [Daughter], age 12, born SussexLucy Hill
6th Jun 1841CensusBetsy Hill, F, [Daughter], age 12, born SussexBetcy Hill
6th Jun 1841CensusElenor Hill, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexEllen Hill
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Friend, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantGeorge Friend
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Edwards, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantGeorge Edwards

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Miles, M, Head, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerJohn MilesFilletts1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Miles, F, [Wife], age 20 to 24, born SussexAnn Miles [Heath]

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, occupation: farm labourerJohn Butcher, farm labourerTwo Filletts1851 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeLydia Butcher
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterLouisa Butcher
30th Mar 1851CensusBoarderAlfred Cottenden

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerStephen Jenner, farm labourerTwo Filletts1851 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeAmelia Jenner
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterSarah Brown [Jenner]
30th Mar 1851CensusGrand-daughterMary Ann Jenner
30th Mar 1851CensusGrand-daughterMary Ann Jenner
30th Mar 1851CensusGrand-son, occupation: scholarHenry Coppard

1867Directory entryGoodwin Thomas, farmer & wheelwright, Beeches farmBeeches farmPost Office Directory

1874Directory entryGoodwin Thomas, farmer & wheelwright, Beeches farmBeeches farmPost Office Directory

c 1875Bolebrook, North of Hartfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyBeeches Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Goodwin, M, Head, widowed, age 87, born Hartfield, employs 14 men and 4 boys; occupation Farmer And WheelwrightThomas Goodwin, farmer and wheelwrightBeeches Farm House1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Goodwin, M, Son, single, age 48, born CowdenGeorge Goodwin
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Goodwin, M, Son, widowed, age 43, born CowdenJames Goodwin
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Simmonds, F, Servant, single, age 51, born Hartfield; occupation Domestic servantMary A. Simmonds
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Vinell, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Surrey; occupation Domestic servantElizabeth Vinell

3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Cottenham, M, Head, married, age 29, born Withyham, occupation: farm labourerCharles Cottenham, farm labourerTwo Filletts1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusCordelia Cottenham, F, Wife, married, age 28, born HartfieldCordelia Cottenham
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur Cottenham, M, Son, age 6, born Hartfield, occupation: scholarArthur Cottenham
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Cottenham, F, Daughter, age 3, born HartfieldEmily Cottenham
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Cottenham, F, Daughter, age 1, born HartfieldEllen Cottenham

5th Apr 1891CensusEdward Simmons, M, Head, married, age 52, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourerEdward SimmonsTwo Filletts1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusAmelia Simmons, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Rotherfield, SussexAmelia Simmons
5th Apr 1891CensusAlbert Simmons, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: ScholarAlbert Simmons
5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Simmons, M, Son, age 9, born Cowden, Kent; occupation: ScholarThomas Simmons
5th Apr 1891CensusEmily Simmons, F, Daughter, age 6, born Hartfield, SussexEmily Simmons
5th Apr 1891CensusHarriett Simmons, F, Daughter, age 5, born Hartfield, SussexHarriett Simmons
5th Apr 1891CensusArthur Simmons, M, Son, age 2, born Hartfield, SussexArthur Simmons

5th Apr 1891CensusHumphrey Gasson, M, Head, married, age 57, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHumphrey Gasson, farm labourerTwo Filletts1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusFrances Gasson, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Hartfield, SussexFrances Gasson
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Gasson, M, Son, single, age 22, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Gasson
5th Apr 1891CensusCaroline Gasson, F, Daughter, age 15, born Hartfield, SussexCaroline Gasson
5th Apr 1891CensusHumphrey Gasson, M, Son, age 12, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarHumphrey Gasson
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Gasson, F, Daughter, age 9, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarMary Gasson
5th Apr 1891CensusMildred Gasson, F, Daughter, age 7, born Hartfield, SussexMildred Gasson
5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Sheppard, M, Lodger, single, age 45, born Lingfield, Surrey; occupation: Farm labourerThomas Sheppard

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Baines, M, Head, married, age 28, born Newdigate, Surrey, occupation: farmerWilliam Baines, farmerBeeches1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth G Baines, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Kilburn, MiddlesexElizabeth G Baines
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam T Baines, M, Son, single, age 8 months, born Hartfield, SussexWilliam T Baines
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Wallis, M, Lodger, single, age 14, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: Farm labourerGeorge Wallis
5th Apr 1891CensusHerbert Head, M, Lodger, married, age 25, born Lewisham, Kent; occupation: house decoratorHerbert Head
5th Apr 1891CensusEdith E Head, F, Lodger, married, age 24, born Lee, KentEdith E Head
5th Apr 1891CensusNellie E Head, F, Lodger, single, age 5 months, born Kennington, SurreyNellie E Head
5th Apr 1891CensusRobert Brown, M, Lodger, single, age 46, born N/KRobert Brown

c 1899Beeches Farm, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyBeeches Farm

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