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Books and other documents
Published Title, author and references
1797The Tunbridge Wells Guide by J. Sprange ⇒ p. 267
1798The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent - Volume VII by Edward Hastedp. 100
1814An Historical, Topographical and Descriptive Account of the Weald of Kent by T. D. W. Dearnp. 79
1874A History of The Weald of Kent with an outline of the History of the County to the present time, Volume II by Robert Furley, F.S.A.p. 13; p. 255; p. 495; p. 611; p. 668; p. 743
1882Kelly's Directory of Kent by E. R. Kelly, M.A., F.S.S. ⇒ entry
1896A Glimpse at Cranbrook - The Town of the Weald by W. Stanley Martin ⇒ p. 78
1914Highways and Byways in Kent by Walter Jerrold with Illustrations by Hugh Thomson ⇒ p. 248
1926Notes on the life of Sir John Baker of Sissinghurst by Rev. F.V. Baker ⇒ p. 5
2008A History of Cranbrook from the earliest times to 1914 by Peter Allenp. 11; p. 25; p. 41; p. 46; p. 93

People of note
Baker, Sir John
(c1488 - 1558)
Bloody Baker
Sackville-West, Victoria (Vita)
(1892 - 1962)
Poet, novelist and gardener
      

Picturesmore pictures 

Sissinghurst Castle - c 1700

An Outside View of Sisingherst Castle dedicated to the Officers - 1760

Great Gate at Sissinghurst - 1780

Remains of Trinity Chapel, Milkhouse Street - 1814

Sissinghurst Church - 1896

Sissinghurst Castle - 1896

Kings Head Inn - 1900
 

Collins Farm - 1900

Sissinghurst - 1900

Church and School - 1904

The Cottage and Tower, Sissinghurst Castle - 1925

Church and School - 1926

Sissinghurst Castle - 1930

Sissinghurst Castle - 1930
 

Places in Sissinghurst
Bettenham [als Betenham]
Biddenden Road
Branden
Buckhurst Farm
Bull Inn
Collin's Farm
Cooks Island
Cottages
Farmingham
Golford
Hen & Pheasant
High Tilt
King's Head Inn
Middleton Farm
Milkhouse Chapel
Milkhouse Street
Prices Bottoms
Relf's Corner
Sawlodge Park House
Sissinghurst Castle
Sissinghurst Road
Sissinghurst Street
Three Chimneys
Trinity Church
Turk's Head
Historical records

3rd Apr 1881CensusMaria Taylor, F, Head, widowed, age 72, born Sutton Valence, KentMaria TaylorSissinghurst1881 Census
Cranbrook, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Taylor, M, Grandson, single, age 15, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Taylor
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Knight, M, Lodger, single, age 47, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Knight

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Higgins, M, Head, married, age 51, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerJames Higgins, farm labourerSissinghurst1881 Census
Cranbrook, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusKezia Higgins, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Benenden, KentKezia Higgins
3rd Apr 1881CensusRebecca Higgins, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Goudhurst, KentRebecca Higgins

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Barden, M, Head, married, age 39, born Sissinghurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerJohn Barden, farm labourerSissinghurst1881 Census
Cranbrook, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen L. Barden, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Biddenden, KentEllen L. Barden
3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter J. Barden, M, Son, age 4, born Biddenden, Kent; occupation: scholarWalter J. Barden
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrank Barden, M, Son, age 3, born Sissinghurst, Kent; occupation: scholarFrank Barden

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Burden, M, Head, married, age 62, born Charing, Kent; occupation: farm labourerJohn Burden, farm labourerSissinghurst1881 Census
Cranbrook, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharlotte Burden, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Warbleton, SussexCharlotte Burden
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Burden, M, Son, single, age 18, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourerAlfred Burden

3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Simmons, F, Head, widowed, age 60, born Cranbrook, KentMary SimmonsSissinghurst1881 Census
Cranbrook, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Simmons, M, Son, single, age 20, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Simmons

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam H. Hopperton, M, Head, married, age 24, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourerWilliam H. Hopperton, farm labourerSissinghurst1881 Census
Cranbrook, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusJulia A. Hopperton, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Cranbrook, KentJulia A. Hopperton
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth B. Hopperton, F, Daughter, age 1, born Cranbrook, KentElizabeth B. Hopperton

3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Barden, F, Head, married, age 64, born Sissinghurst, KentEliza BardenSissinghurst1881 Census
Cranbrook, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Barden, F, Daughter, single, age 46, born Sissinghurst, KentJane Barden

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Lambkin, M, Head, married, age 24, born Sissinghurst, Kent; occupation: gardenerWilliam Lambkin, gardenerSissinghurst1881 Census
Cranbrook, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah A. Lambkin, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Cranbrook, KentSarah A. Lambkin
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrederick A. Lambkin, M, Son, age 2, born Cranbrook, KentFrederick A. Lambkin
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouis Lambkin, M, Son, age 3 m, born Cranbrook, KentLouis Lambkin

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Jenner, M, Head, married, age 37, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Jenner, farm labourerSissinghurst1881 Census
Cranbrook, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSophia Jenner, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Cranbrook, KentSophia Jenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusFanny Jenner, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: gen servantFanny Jenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusFlorence Jenner, F, Daughter, single, age 12, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: scholarFlorence Jenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Jenner, M, Son, single, age 9, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: scholarGeorge Jenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusRosa Jenner, F, Daughter, single, age 6, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: scholarRosa Jenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusAmy Jenner, F, Daughter, single, age 4, born Cranbrook, KentAmy Jenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Jenner, M, Son, single, age 10 m, born Benenden, KentHarry Jenner

3rd Apr 1881CensusDaniel Dobell, M, Head, single, age 41, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farmer of 12 acresDaniel Dobell, farmerSissinghurst1881 Census
Cranbrook, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Dobell, F, Sister, single, age 45, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: dressmakerAnn Dobell

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Peterson, M, Head, married, age 40, born Collingham E R, York; occupation: vicar of SissinghurstWilliam Peterson, vicar of SissinghurstSissinghurst1881 Census
Cranbrook, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSophia Peterson, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Cambridge; occupation: gentlewomanSophia Peterson
3rd Apr 1881CensusBertha Peterson, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Sissinghurst, Kent; occupation: gentlewomanBertha Peterson
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdward Peterson, M, Son, single, age 16, born L...nerin, Glamorgan, Wales; occupation: solicitorEdward Peterson
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Peterson, M, Son, single, age 15, born Biddenden, Kent; occupation: solicitorWilliam Peterson
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth A. Ballard, F, Servt, single, age 17, born Biddenden, Kent; occupation: general servantElizabeth A. Ballard

3rd Apr 1881CensusCaroline Bixley, F, Head, widowed, age 36, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: annuitantCaroline Bixley, annuitantSissinghurst1881 Census
Cranbrook, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Bixley, M, Father-in-law, married, age 66, born Ockham, Surrey; occupation: annuitantWilliam Bixley
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Bixley, F, Mother-in-law, married, age 63, born West Horsley, SurreyMary A. Bixley
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