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1838CensusHead; belongs to Withyham Parish; occupation LabourerJames MorleyNear Yew Tree Cottage1838 Census
Motts Mill, Sussex
Employed by Thomas Patching of Alksford Farm
1838CensusWife; belongs to Withyham ParishMartha Morley
1838CensusChildChild Morley
1838CensusChildChild Morley
1838CensusDaughterMary Morley
1838CensusSonWilliam Morley
1838CensusDaughterEllen Morley
1838CensusDaughterSarah Morley
1838CensusSonJohn Morley

1838CensusHead; belongs to Withyham Parish; occupation: labourerWilliam Frost, farm labourerNear Yew Tree Cottage1838 Census
Motts Mill, Sussex
Employed by John Turner of Summerford Farm
1838CensusWife; belongs to Withyham ParishAnn Frost [Dalton]
1838CensusAt homeAnn Frost
1838CensusAt homeWilliam Frost

1838CensusHead; belongs to Withyham Parish; occupation: labourerDaniel Atheral, labourerYew Tree Cottage1838 Census
Motts Mill, Sussex
Employed by Mr Beeching, Esq. of Penns Rocks Farm
1838CensusWife; belongs to Withyham ParishElizabeth Atheral [Best]
1838CensusLodgerT Turner

1838CensusHead; belongs to Withyham Parish; occupation: labourerThomas AtheralYew Tree Cottage1838 Census
Motts Mill, Sussex
Employed by Earl De La Warr
1838CensusWife; belongs to Withyham ParishAnn Atheral [Miles]

1838CensusHead; aged man; widowed; part time employed; belongs to Withyham ParishThomas BestYewtree Cottage1838 Census
Motts Mill, Sussex

1838CensusHead; partially disabled; belongs to Withyham Parish; occupation: carterObadiah Best, farm labourerYewtree Cottage1838 Census
Motts Mill, Sussex
1838CensusWife; belongs to Withyham ParishElizabeth Jane Best [Knight]
1838CensusGeorge Best
1838CensusThomas Best
1838CensusMary Best
1838CensusWilliam Best

6th Jun 1841CensusObadiah Best, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerObadiah Best, farm labourerYew Cottage1841 Census
Withyham, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusJane Best, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexElizabeth Jane Best [Knight]
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Best, M, [Son], age 12, born SussexGeorge Best
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Best, M, [Son], age 9, born SussexThomas Best
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Best, F, [Daughter], age 7, born SussexMary Best
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Best, M, [Son], age 4, born SussexWilliam Best
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Best, M, [Son], age 2, born SussexJames Best
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Best, M, [Father], age 80 to 84, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Best

6th Jun 1841CensusPeter Jenner, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerPeter Jenner, farm labourerYew Cottage1841 Census
Withyham, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMargaret Jenner, F, [Daughter], age 11, born SussexMargaret Hoath [Jenner]
6th Jun 1841CensusStephen Jenner, M, [Son], age 9, born SussexStephen Jenner, farm labourer
6th Jun 1841CensusPeter Jenner, M, [Son], age 8, born SussexPeter Jenner, cowman
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Jenner, M, [Son], age 7, born SussexJohn Jenner
6th Jun 1841CensusJoseph Jenner, M, [Son], age 4, born SussexJoseph Jenner
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Moon, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantMary Moon

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: wheelwrightThomas Ashdown, wheelwrightYew Tree Cottage1851 Census
Withyham, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: house servantJane Balcomb [Peckham]
30th Mar 1851CensusVisitorMary Peckham

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerObadiah Best, farm labourerYew Tree Cottage1851 Census
Withyham, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeElizabeth Jane Best [Knight]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterMary Best
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Best
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: scholarJames Best
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarEmily Jenner [Best]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterAnn Best

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 SurveyYewtree Cottages

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Wise, M, Head, married, age 50, born Withyham; occupation Retired Police OfficerGeorge WiseYewtree Cottage1881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Wise, F, Wife, married, age 46, born WithyhamElizabeth Wise [Cole]

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Weller, M, Head, married, age 69, born Hartfield; occupation: farm labourerHenry Weller, farm labourerYewtree Cottage1881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusFanny Weller, F, Wife, married, age 67, born HerstmonceuxFanny Weller

3rd Apr 1881CensusObh. Best, M, Head, married, age 82, born Withyham; occupation: farm labourerObadiah Best, farm labourerYewtree Cottage1881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Best, F, Wife, married, age 73, born IsfieldElizabeth Jane Best [Knight]
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Best, F, Daughter, single, age 41, born Withyham; occupation: nurseMary Best

5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Weller, M, Head, married, age 77, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: receiving parochial reliefHenry Weller, farm labourerYew Tree Cottage1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusFanny Weller, F, Wife, married, age 74, born Herstmonceux, SussexFanny Weller

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Atherall, M, Head, widowed, age 43, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: gardenerWilliam AtheralYew Tree Cottage1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEmily Atherall, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: housekeeperEmily Atherall
5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Atherall, M, Son, age 15, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: telegraph messengerThomas Atherall
5th Apr 1891CensusFrederick Atherall, M, Son, age 12, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarFrederick Atherall
5th Apr 1891CensusNaomi Atherall, F, Daughter, age 10, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarNaomi Atherall
5th Apr 1891CensusAlbert Atherall, M, Son, age 9, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarAlbert Atherall
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Atherall, M, Son, age 7, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Atherall

5th Apr 1891CensusJohn A Kenward, M, Head, married, age 21, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: stricker on railwayJohn A Kenward, stricker on railwayYew Tree Cottage1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusHarriet Kenward, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Withyham, SussexHarriet Kenward

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