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Heath Hoath [als Heath Place Farm, Hethe Place Farm, Langley Farm]      Hartfield  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1902Historical Notes of Withyham, Hartfield and Ashdown Forest by C. N. Suttonp. 338

Historical records

1597FreeholderJohn CourthoppHoath PlaceBuckhurst Terrier
John Courthopp holds a way or lane from his house Hoath Place, bounds:
  • Queens highway from Kentwater Bridge to Hartfeild to the West
  • Lord Buckhurst's Riefeild to the North
  • Lord Buckhurst's six acres to the South
  • the green before Hoathplace to the East
Rent 6d.

c 1597North West of The Manor of Blackham, The Manor of Buckhurst - c 1597Part of the maps produced in 1597 in the Buckhurst TerrierHoath Place

6th Jun 1841CensusCharles Marchant, M, Head, age 50 to 54; occupation FarmerCharles MarchantHeathplace1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusHannah Marchant, F, [Wife], age 55 to 59, born SussexHannah Marchant
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Marchant, F, [Daughter], age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation ServantSarah Marchant
6th Jun 1841CensusPhilip Marchant, M, [Son], age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation ServantPhilip Marchant
6th Jun 1841CensusEmma Marchant, F, [Daughter], age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation ServantEmma Marchant
6th Jun 1841CensusHester Marchant, F, [Daughter], age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation ServantHester Marchant
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Marchant, M, [Son], age 15 to 19, born SussexJames Marchant
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Marchant, F, [Daughter], age 13, born SussexAnn Marchant
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Marchant, M, [Father], age 70 to 74, born Sussex; occupation IndependentJames Marchant

1851Marchant, CharlesCharles MarchantHeath Place FarmPost Office Directory

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 4 people; occupation FarmerCharles MarchantHeathplace1851 Census
Hartfield, Sussex

30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterSarah MarchantHeathplace1851 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation House ServantMary Miles
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm ServantThomas Young

1867Directory entryMarchant Charles, farmer, land agent & surveyor, Heath placeHeath placePost Office Directory

1874Directory entryMarchant James, farmer, land agent & surveyor, Heath placeHeath placePost Office Directory

c 1875Blackham, North of Withyham - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyHeath Place

c 1875Highfield Park, North of Withyham - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyHeath (als Hethe) House

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Marchant, M, Head, single, age 56, born Chiddingstone, employs 3 men; occupation FarmerJames MarchantHeath Place Farm1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Marchant, F, Sister, single, age 63, born Chiddingstone; occupation HousekeeperSarah Marchant
3rd Apr 1881CensusJulia Marchant, F, Niece, single, age 25, born Chiddingstone; occupation Domestic servantJulia Still [Marchant]
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Young, M, Servant, single, age 61, born Croydon; occupation Farm servantThomas Young

1882Directory entryMarchant James, farmer, land agent & surveyor, Heath placeHeath placeKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusJames Marchant, M, Head, single, age 66, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: Farmer and valuerJames MarchantHeath Place1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Marchant, F, Sister, single, age 73, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: HousekeeperSarah Marchant
5th Apr 1891CensusAnn Humphrey, F, Sister, widowed, age 63, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: Living on own meansAnn Humphrey
5th Apr 1891CensusClara Goodwin, F, Niece, widowed, age 45, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: DressmakerClara Goodwin
5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Young, M, Lodger, single, age 71, born Croydon, Surrey; occupation: Living on own meansThomas Young
5th Apr 1891CensusAnnie Boakes, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Cowden, Kent, occupation: general domestic servantAnnie Boakes

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