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Little Stoneland Farm      Withyham  

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PublishedTitle, author and references
1902Historical Notes of Withyham, Hartfield and Ashdown Forest by C. N. Suttonp. 113

Historical records

1593Leaseholder (at will)John WallonLittle StonelandsBuckhurst Terrier
John Wallon, clerk, parson of the parish of Withiham, holds at will land called Little Stonelands, Cowleas, Black Cros, and Horsecroft, in all 20 acres: viz., meadow less than 1 acre, pasture 19 acres.
Rent £6 10s

1714Occupation TenantRalph SweatmanLittle StonelandSutton's Historical Notes

1727Occupation TenantRichard SpencerLittle StonelandSutton's Historical Notes

1741Occupation TenantWilliam HoadleyLittle StonelandSutton's Historical Notes

1742Occupation TenantJoseph SpencerLittle StonelandSutton's Historical Notes

1783Occupation TenantAbraham SpencerLittle StonelandSutton's Historical Notes

1783Occupation TenantJohn SpencerLittle StonelandSutton's Historical Notes

1800Occupation TenantJohn WellerLittle StonelandSutton's Historical Notes

1806Occupation TenantWilliam SmithersLittle Stoneland

1807Occupation TenantJohn PatchingLittle Stoneland

1827Occupation TenantAbraham HallLittle Stoneland

1828Occupation TenantJoseph HallLittle Stoneland

1838CensusHeadJoseph Hall, farmerLittle Stoneland1838 Census
Motts Mill, Sussex

1846Occupation TenantHenry Langridge, farmerLittle Stoneland

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 3 people; occupation: farmerHenry Langridge, farmerStoneland Farm1851 Census
Withyham, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeElizabeth Sophia Langridge [Fulljames]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterGeorgiana Elizabeth Langridge
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm LabourerCharles Pearson
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm LabourerJohn Martin
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: house servantEliza Hagate
30th Mar 1851CensusNurseSusan Hewit
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm LabourerSolomon Wise

1867Directory entryLangridge Henry, farmer, Little Stoneland farmLittle Stoneland farmPost Office Directory

1874Directory entryLangridge Henry, Little StonelandLittle StonelandPost Office Directory

1874Directory entryLangridge Henry, farmer, hop grower & tithe agent, Little StonelandLittle StonelandPost Office Directory

c 1875Buckhurst Park, Hendal Bridge & Motts Mill, South East of Withyham - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyLittle Stoneland Farm

1876Occupation TenantJohn DitchLittle Stoneland

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Wickens, M, Head, married, age 33, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm labourerJames Wickens, farm labourerStonelands Cottage1881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Wickens, F, Wife, married, age 29, born RotherfieldEliza Wickens [Dadswell]
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Wickens, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarGeorge Wickens
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Wickens, F, Daughter, age 4, born WithyhamEliza Wickens
3rd Apr 1881CensusAmos Wickens, M, Son, age 2, born HartfieldAmos Wickens
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice J. Wickens, F, Daughter, age 4 m, born WithyhamAlice Jane Wickens

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Ditch, M, Head, married, age 30, born Etchingham, employs 6 men and 1 boy; occupation: farmerJohn Ditch, farmerStonelands Farm1881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah E. Ditch, F, Wife, married, age 28, born WithyhamSarah Eunice Ditch [Langridge]
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Watford, F, Servant, single, age 22, born East Hoathly; occupation ServantAnn Watford

1882Directory entryDitch John, farmer, Little StonelandLittle StonelandKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Ditch, M, Head, married, age 40, born Etchingham, Sussex; occupation: farmer and auctioneerJohn Ditch, farmer and auctioneerStonelands1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusLaurie J Beney, F, Servant, single, age 33, born Battle, Sussex, occupation: general domestic servantLaurie J Beney

5th Apr 1891CensusJames Wickens, M, Head, married, age 43, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourerJames Wickens, farm labourerStonelands Cottage1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEliza Wickens, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Rotherfield, SussexEliza Wickens [Dadswell]
5th Apr 1891CensusAmos Wickens, M, Son, single, age 12, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourerAmos Wickens
5th Apr 1891CensusEmma Wickens, F, Daughter, single, age 8, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: ScholarEmma Wickens
5th Apr 1891CensusAnnie Wickens, F, Daughter, single, age 5, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: ScholarAnnie Wickens
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Wickens, F, Daughter, single, age 3, born Withyham, SussexElizabeth Wickens
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Pick, M, Lodger, single, age 23, born Newton Valence, Hampshire; occupation: Farm labourerWilliam Pick

1896Occupation TenantWilliam SwiftLittle Stoneland

1897Occupation TenantRandall MooreLittle Stoneland

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