The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation GardenerWilliam TaskerRidge House1851 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeAnn Tasker

1867Directory entryDarling Lady, Ridge houseRidge housePost Office Directory

1874Directory entryDarling Rev. Frederick, M.A., The RidgeThe RidgePost Office Directory

c 1875Ashdown Park, West of Hartfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyThe Ridge

3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles H. Simmonds, M, Head, married, age 41, born Rotherfield; occupation GardenerCharles Henry SimmonsThe Ridge1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSophia E. Simmonds, F, Wife, married, age 43, born HartfieldSophia E. Simmonds
3rd Apr 1881CensusMaryann R. Simmonds, F, Daughter, age 8, born Speldhurst; occupation ScholarMaryann R. Simmonds
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles S. Simmonds, M, Son, age 4, born Hartfield; occupation ScholarCharles S. Simmonds
3rd Apr 1881CensusLily P. Simmonds, F, Daughter, age 1, born HartfieldLily P. Simmonds
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary B. Simmonds, F, Mother, widowed, age 77, born MayfieldMary B. Simmonds

3rd Apr 1881CensusFredrick Darling, M, Head, single, age 59, born Mauritius; occupation: clergymanFredrick Darling, clergymanThe Ridge1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusCornelian M. Ford, F, Sister, widowed, age 62, born MiddlesexCornelian M. Ford
3rd Apr 1881CensusCaroline Darling, F, Sister, single, age 51, born AustraliaCaroline Darling
3rd Apr 1881CensusAgnes Darling, F, Sister, single, age 47, born GloucestershireAgnes Darling
3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Schmidt, F, Servant, married, age 50, born Hampshire; occupation CookJane Schmidt
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ann Austin, F, Servant, widowed, age 46, born Brighton; occupation: housemaidMary Ann Austin
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrances Harding, F, Servant, single, age 33, born Pembury; occupation: maidFrances Harding

1882Directory entryDarling Rev. Frederick M.A., The RidgeThe RidgeKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusFrederick Darling, M, Head, single, age 69, born Port Louis, Mauritius; occupation: clerk in holy orders, living on own meansFrederick Darling, clerk in holy ordersThe Ridge1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusCornelia M Ford, F, Sister, widowed, age 72, born London; occupation: living on own meansCornelia M Ford
5th Apr 1891CensusCaroline Darling, F, Sister, single, age 61, born Sydney, Nsw, Australia; occupation: living on own meansCaroline Darling
5th Apr 1891CensusAgnes Darling, F, Sister, single, age 57, born Cheltenham, Gloucestershire; occupation: living on own meansAgnes Darling
5th Apr 1891CensusHannah Pullman, F, Servant, widowed, age 67, born Bristol; occupation: CookHannah Pullman
5th Apr 1891CensusFanny Harling, F, Servant, single, age 43, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: ladysmaidFanny Harling
5th Apr 1891CensusAmy L Holmwood, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: parlourmaidAmy L Holmwood
5th Apr 1891CensusKate M Hope, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Lenham, Kent; occupation: housemaidKate M Hope

5th Apr 1891CensusCharles H B Simmonds, M, Head, married, age 51, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: GardenerCharles H B SimmondsRidge School and Cottage1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusSophia E Simmonds, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Hartfield, SussexSophia E Simmonds
5th Apr 1891CensusMary A R Simmonds, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Speldhurst, KentMary A R Simmonds
5th Apr 1891CensusRosa Divall, F, Niece, age 12, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: ScholarRosa Divall

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