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1923The Story of Wadhurst by Alfred A. Wace ⇒ p. 67

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1312HistoryChurch SettleWace's Wadhurst
Under Edward III there was war with Scotland and in 1312 commissions were given to array the County Forces, first up to five hundred, then to one thousand. The County History tells us that a commission for array of three hundred archers was given to Robert de Etchingham of Bibleham, and in the Wadhurst lists of that reign stands the name of J. de Wadehurst, who held part of a Knight's fee in Wadhurst and Church Settle, and was a " Bibleham Archer."

c 1600HistoryChurch SettleWace's Wadhurst
Church Settle - 173 acres - The property belonged to the Markwicks in the 16th Century, but was bought from them early in the 17th by a Lancashire man, J. Houghton.

1784HistoryChurch SettleWace's Wadhurst
John Newington died in 1784, and left … the Wadhurst property of Hightown, then 300 A., including Church Settle and Snape Wood, to another nephew John, who died unmarried, and was succeeded by Mary, wife of John Baker of Newhaven …

c 1795Wadhurst, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamChurch settle

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

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: railway constableGeorge Fry, railway constableChurch Settle Farm1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeRebecca Fry

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; employs 8 people; occupation BAILIFFGeorge VidlerChurch Settle Farm1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMary Vidler [Barden]
30th Mar 1851CensusNieceLois Hall
30th Mar 1851CensusServant's sonGeorge Parks
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm labourerGeorge Parks
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm labourerThomas Willet

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerEdward Pattenden, farm labourerChurch Settle Farm1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMary Pattenden [Weston]
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: farm labourerEdward Pattenden
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Pattenden, greengrocer
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: farm labourerFrederick S. Pattenden
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarMary Jane Pattenden
30th Mar 1851CensusVisitorCharity Douch

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Hallett, M, Head, married, age 72, born Wadhurst, employs 4 men and 2 boys; occupation: farmerWilliam Hallett, farmerChurch Settle Farm House1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusLois Hallett, F, Wife, married, age 73, born RotherfieldLois Hallett [Pollington]
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Hallett, F, Daughter, single, age 38, born HurstpierpointEllen Hallett
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Lower, F, Daughter, married, age 40, born HurstpierpointAnn Lower [Hallett]
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Lower, F, Granddaughter, single, age 20, born Battle; occupation: dairy maidElizabeth Lower
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Lower, M, Grandson, single, age 19, born Battle; occupation: farm labourerCharles Lower
3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter Lower, M, Grandson, age 15, born Rochester; occupation: farm labourerWalter Lower
3rd Apr 1881CensusMinnie Lower, F, Granddaughter, age 8, born Wadhurst; occupation: scholarMinnie Lower
3rd Apr 1881CensusMercy Stephens, F, Granddaughter, age 11, born Bexhill; occupation ScholarMercy Stephens
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmma Stephens, F, Granddaughter, age 8, born Bexhill; occupation ScholarEmma Stephens

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Hallet, M, Head, married, age 51, born Wadhurst; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Hallett, farm labourerNo 1, Church Settle Cottages1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie C.R. Hallet, F, Wife, married, age 41, born BattleAnnie Katherine Ross Hallet [Duke]
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge S. Hallet, M, Son, single, age 19, born Battle; occupation: farm labourerGeorge S. Hallet
3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter I. Hallet, M, Son, single, age 17, born Battle; occupation: farm labourerWalter I. Hallet
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert Hallet, M, Son, age 14, born Battle; occupation: farm labourerAlbert Hallet
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam W. Hallet, M, Son, age 11, born Battle; occupation: scholarWilliam W. Hallet
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Hallet, F, Daughter, age 8, born Wadhurst; occupation: scholarMary Hallet
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Hallet, M, Son, age 6, born Wadhurst; occupation: scholarJohn Hallet
3rd Apr 1881CensusPercy Hallet, M, Son, age 3, born WadhurstPercy Hallet
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie C. R. Hallet, F, Daughter, age 1, born WadhurstAnnie C. R. Hallet
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Spray, F, Visitor, age 21, born Battle; occupation Domestic servantMary Spray

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Eastwood, M, Head, married, age 32, born Wadhurst; occupation: farm labourerJames Eastwood, farm labourerNo 2, Church Settle Farm Cottages1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Eastwood, F, Wife, married, age 31, born WadhurstEmily Eastwood
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily A. Eastwood, F, Daughter, age 10, born WadhurstEmily A. Eastwood
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ann Eastwood, F, Daughter, age 9, born TicehurstMary Ann Eastwood
3rd Apr 1881CensusAmos Eastwood, M, Son, age 6, born WadhurstAmos Eastwood
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Eastwood, M, Son, age 3, born WadhurstWilliam Eastwood

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Hallett, M, Head, married, age 49, born RotherfieldWilliam Hallett, farm bailiffNo 3, Church Settle Farm Cottages1881 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Jane Hallett, F, Wife, married, age 43, born BolneySarah Jane Hallett [Marchant]
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam F. Hallett, M, Son, age 14, born Fletching; occupation: farm labourerWilliam F. Hallett
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Jane Hallett, F, Daughter, age 11, born Worth; occupation: scholarSarah Jane Hallett
3rd Apr 1881CensusErnest Hallett, M, Son, age 9, born Worth; occupation: scholarErnest Hallett
3rd Apr 1881CensusLois Hallett, F, Daughter, age 8, born Wadhurst; occupation: scholarLois Hallett
3rd Apr 1881CensusHerbert Hallett, M, Son, age 6, born Wadhurst; occupation: scholarHerbert Hallett
3rd Apr 1881CensusKate Hallett, F, Daughter, age 4, born WadhurstKate Hallett
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrances M. Hallett, F, Daughter, age 2, born WadhurstFrances M. Hallett
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