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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1923The Story of Wadhurst by Alfred A. Wace ⇒ p. 66

Historical records

1669HistoryButtonsWace's Wadhurst
Buttons - 38 acres.- A copyhold of Bivelham Manor in the 16th Century belonged to a yeoman branch of the Maunser family, one of whom sold it in 1669 to Arthur Button.

c 1825Bibleham, Sussex - c 1825Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1825 by Christopher and John GreenwoodButten Farm

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, widowedMary BurtButtons House1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterMary A. Burt
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEmily Burt
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter, occupation: scholarElizabeth Burt
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterLucy Burt
30th Mar 1851CensusLodgerMary A. Playsted

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 3 people, occupation: farmerEastman Strickland BarhamButtons Farm1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMary Barham [Jeffery]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterPhiladelphia Barham
30th Mar 1851CensusSonJohn Barham
30th Mar 1851CensusNieceHannah Dann
30th Mar 1851CensusLodgerMary A. Dann
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm labourerJoseph Smith
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm labourerLuke F. Wickham

c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyButtons

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Humphrey, M, Head, married, age 39, born Hadlow; occupation Railway PlatelayerJohn Humphrey, railway platelayerNo 1, Buttons Cottages1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Humphrey, F, Wife, married, age 30, born KentAnne Humphrey [Lawrence]
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Humphrey, M, Son, age 11, born Capel; occupation ScholarWilliam Humphrey
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Humphrey, F, Daughter, age 9, born Wadhurst; occupation ScholarAnn Humphrey
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Humphrey, M, Son, age 7, born Wadhurst; occupation ScholarJohn Humphrey
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah E. Humphrey, F, Daughter, age 1, born WadhurstSarah E. Humphrey

3rd Apr 1881CensusTimothy Baldock, M, Head, married, age 58, born Wadhurst, occupation: farm labourerTimothy Baldock, farm labourerNo 2, Buttons Cottages1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrances Baldock, F, Wife, married, age 63, born WadhurstFrances Baldock [Down]
3rd Apr 1881CensusStephen Down, M, Father In Law, widowed, age 86, born WadhurstStephen Down
3rd Apr 1881CensusEsther Baldock, F, Granddaughter, age 12, born Wadhurst, occupation: scholarEsther Baldock

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Piper, M, Head, married, age 28, born Heathfield; occupation LabourerWilliam Piper, labourerNo 2, Buttons Cottages1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Piper, F, Wife, married, age 24, born WadhurstEllen Piper [Baldock]
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam J. Piper, M, Son, age 12, born WadhurstWilliam J. Piper

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Stonestreet, M, Head, married, age 27, born Mayfield; occupation Farm labourerJames StonestreetNo 3, Buttons Cottages1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Stonestreet, F, Wife, married, age 21, born FrantHarriett Stonestreet
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Stonestreet, M, Son, age 1, born WadhurstJames Stonestreet

3rd Apr 1881CensusMaria Butler, F, Head, widowed, age 68, born Lincolnshire, occupation: farmerMaria ButlerButtons Farm House1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdwin Butler, M, Son, single, age 27, born LincolnshireEdwin Butler
3rd Apr 1881CensusCaroline Weatherhogg, F, Niece, single, age 17, born Lincolnshire; occupation CompanionCaroline Weatherhogg
3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Whelan, M, Boarder, single, age 24, born Yorkshire; occupation SurveyorJoseph Whelan

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