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1590 to 1598HistorySussex House FarmSutton's Historical Notes
This [The Parish of Withyham] was an extensive manor. In a survey (32-40 Elizabeth) it includes the knoll by the church, extending from Withyham towards Summerford, between the road on the one side and the river on the other, to the Manor of Fiskeridge; afterwards by Hale Farm, Blackham Common (now enclosed), Willets Farm, bounded by the Kent Water; along by Holywych, the Sussex House Farm, Holtye Common, extending a little way into the Parish of East Grinstead on the right, over to the Beeches Farm and Bassetts, towards Hartfield and to Hodore.

c 1724Blackham, Sussex - c 1724Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1724 by Richard BudgenSussex house

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Johnson, M, Head, age 45 to 49, born Sussex; occupation FarmerJohn Johnson, farmerSussex House1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusAmelia Johnson, F, [Wife], age 40 to 44, born SussexAmelia Johnson [Capon]
6th Jun 1841CensusJoseph Johnson, M, [Son], age 20 to 24, born SussexJoseph Johnson
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Johnson, F, [Daughter], age 15 to 19, born SussexSarah Johnson
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Johnson, M, [Son], age 15 to 19, born SussexJohn Johnson
6th Jun 1841CensusSamuel Johnson, M, [Son], age 10, born SussexSamuel Johnson
6th Jun 1841CensusAmelia Johnson, F, [Daughter], age 8, born SussexAmelia Johnson
6th Jun 1841CensusDaniel Johnson, M, [Son], age 6, born SussexDaniel Johnson
6th Jun 1841CensusBen Johnson, M, [Son], age 4, born SussexBen Johnson
6th Jun 1841CensusElen Hoad, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servantElen Hoad
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Bones, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex, occupation: servantMary Bones
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Jeal, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantSarah Jeal
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Taylor, F, age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation ServantElizabeth Taylor
6th Jun 1841CensusCharles Cole, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantCharles Cole
6th Jun 1841CensusEdward Jenner, M, age 20 to 24; occupation: servantEdward Jenner
6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Aylard, M, age 20 to 24; occupation servantHenry Aylard

1851Johnson, JohnJohn Johnson, farmerSussex House FarmPost Office Directory

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 5 people; occupation: farmerJohn Johnson, farmerSussex House1851 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeAmelia Johnson [Capon]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterSarah Johnson
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: draper visitorSamuel Johnson
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterAmelia Johnson
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterElizabeth Johnson
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: scholarBen Johnson
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: scholarCharles Johnson
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm servantGeorge Peerless
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm ServantGeorge Pocock
30th Mar 1851CensusServant, occupation: farm labourerJohn Colgate
30th Mar 1851CensusServant, occupation: farm servantJohn Capon
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation House ServantMary Simmons

1867Directory entrySnashall John, farmer, Sussex houseSussex housePost Office Directory

1874Directory entrySnashall John, farmer, Sussex houseSussex housePost Office Directory

c 1875Cowden, Kent - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveySussex House Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Snashall, M, Head, widowed, age 59, born Penshurst, employs 4 men and 2 boys; occupation FarmerJohn SnashallSussex House Farm1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Snashall, M, Son, widowed, age 34, born PenshurstJohn Snashall
3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Snashall, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born Hartfield; occupation HousekeeperJane Snashall
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Snashall, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born HartfieldMary A. Snashall
3rd Apr 1881CensusLydia Snashall, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born HartfieldLydia Snashall
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn E. Snashall, F, GranDaughter, age 7, born WithyhamAnn E. Snashall
3rd Apr 1881CensusRobert Pawley, M, Visitor, single, age 54, born Hartfield; occupation CarpenterRobert Pawley

3rd Apr 1881CensusBenjamin Pratt, M, Head, married, age 39, born Rotherfield; occupation GardenerBenjamin PrattSussex House Cottage1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMargaret Pratt, F, Wife, married, age 35, born RotherfieldMargaret Pratt [Berwick]
3rd Apr 1881CensusLucy Pratt, F, Daughter, age 12, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarLucy Pratt
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Pratt, M, Son, age 8, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarHenry Pratt
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Pratt, F, Daughter, age 4, born CowdenEllen Pratt

1882Directory entrySnashell John, farmer, Sussex houseSussex houseKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Turk, M, Head, married, age 54, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Turk, farm labourerSussex House Cottage1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Turk, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Buxted, SussexElizabeth Turk [Cox]
5th Apr 1891CensusHarriett Turk, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Buxted, Sussex; handicap: imbecile from birthHarriet Turk
5th Apr 1891CensusHerbert Turk, M, Son, single, age 20, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHerbert Turk
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Turk, F, Daughter, age 15, born Shirley, KentAlice Eliza Burgess [Turk]
5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Turk, M, Son, age 14, born Croydon, Surrey; occupation: farm servantHenry Turk

5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Snashall, M, Head, widowed, age 42, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: FarmerJohn SnashallSussex House1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusJane Snashall, F, Sister, single, age 37, born Hartfield, SussexJane Snashall
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Ann Snashall, F, Sister, single, age 33, born Hartfield, SussexMary Ann Snashall
5th Apr 1891CensusLydia Snashall, F, Sister, single, age 30, born Hartfield, SussexLydia Snashall

c 1899Cowden, Sussex and Kent - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveySussex House Farm

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