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Year

House

Household type

Servant type

Name

Age

Gender

Marital status

Born

1901

7 Coach & Horses

Licensed vict & granddaughter

Barmaid domestic

Ellen Clapson

20

F

u

Ewhurst SSX

1901

7 Coach & Horses

Licensed vict & granddaughter

Ostler domestic

John Nye

27

M

u

Hawkhurst KEN

1901

11 Village

Retired grocer’s widow with tumour in the leg

General SV Domestic

Alice Martin

22

F

u

Hastings

1901

23 Brickwall House

Barrister not in practice & wife

Cook/Domestic

Sarah Scarborough

42

F

u

St Pancras, LDN

1901

23 Brickwall House

Barrister not in practice & wife

Parlourmaid Domestic

Eleanor Wilkin

20

F

u

Croydon SRY

1901

47 Home Stall

Retired vet, wife and grown up unmarried daus

Cook Domestic

Fanny Soan

20

F

u

Sedlescombe

1901

47 Home Stall

Retired vet, wife and grown up unmarried daus

Parlourmaid Domestic

Fanny Thomas

17

F

u

Sedlescombe

1901

53 Village

2 spinsters living on Own means

Parlourmaid Domestic

Alice M Fyles?

19

F

u

Clapham LDN

1901

55 Village

Grocer & Draper, wife and young dau

General Servant Domestic

Francis L Hall

17

F

u

Brede SSX

1901

60 Presbytery

Clergyman & spinster sister

General Servant Domestic

Lily Playford

24

F

u

Ewhurst SSX

1901

61 Manor House

Widow Living on own means

Cook Domestic

Mary Brown

34

F

u

Beckley SSX

1901

61 Manor House

Widow Living on own means

Parlourmaid Domestic

Edith M Smith

31

F

u

Hawkhurst KEN

1901

81 Castlemans

Husband & wife living on own means

Cook Domestic

Dorcas J Winchester

50

F

u

NK SSX

1901

81 Castlemans

Husband & wife living on own means

Parlourmaid Domestic

Silvia Paine

17

F

u

NK KEN

1901

82 Highfield

Widow & spinster dau living on own means

Cook Domestic

Jane White

50

F

u

Newenden KEN

1901

82 Highfield

Widow & spinster dau living on own means

Parlourmaid

Jane Cook

19

F

u

Sedlescombe

1901

82 Highfield

Widow & spinster dau living on own means

Housemaid

Mary Hammond

18

F

u

Crowhurst SSX

1901

85 Rectory

Clergyman & wife

Cook Domestic

Mary A Eldridge

74

F

u

Hastings SSX

1901

85 Rectory

Clergyman & wife

Parlourmaid

Lily M E Furlonger

27

F

u

Guildford SRY

1901

85 Rectory

Clergyman & wife

Housemaid

Edith Radbourne

20

F

u

Hurstmonceux SSX

1901

86 Castlemans

Farmer, wife & 4 young daus

Cook Domestic

Edith E Sargent

20

F

u

Westfield SSX

1901

86 Castlemans

Farmer, wife & 4 young daus

Housemaid

Lydia E Sargent

15

F

u

Westfield SSX

1901

89 Durhamford

Ordinary Ag Lab

Housekeeper Domestic

Harriet Stapely

72

F

wd

Whatlington SSX

1901

92 Spilstead Farm

Farmer & Dairyman, Wife and 3 children under 5

General Servant Domestic

Sarah Reed

20

F

u

Sedlescombe

1901

92 Spilstead Farm

Farmer & Dairyman, Wife and 3 children under 5

Nurse Domestic

Florence E Playford

14

F

u

Sedlescombe

1901

111 Swales Green

Farmer & wife

Stockman on farm

Samuel Messetter

17

M

u

Netherfield SSX

1901

111 Swales Green

Farmer & wife

General Servant Domestic

Roda Smith

17

F

u

Ewhurst SSX

1901

114 Poppinghole Lane

Farmer’s son, wife & 3 young children

Housekeeper Domestic

Annie Rudman

38

F

u

Bristol

1901

124 Durhamford

Elderly Widow living on own means

Nurse Domestic

Ann Rochford

66

F

u

Ninfield SSX

1901

124 Durhamford

Elderly Widow living on own means

General SV Domestic

Alice Hands

16

F

u

Brede SSX

1901

132 Brede Lane

Widowed shepherd living on his own

Housekeeper Domestic

Philly Geer

76

F

wd

Crowhurst SSX

1901

134 Hurst House

Husband & wife and mother-in-law living on own means with a ward in chancery 47 year old woman of unsound mind

Professional Nurse

Annie Packer

37

F

u

Brentwood ESS

1901

134 Hurst House

Husband & wife and mother-in-law living on own means with a ward in chancery 47 year old woman of unsound mind

In attendance

Elizabeth Blundell

29

F

u

Robertsbridge SSX

1901

134 Hurst House

Husband & wife and mother-in-law living on own means with a ward in chancery 47 year old woman of unsound mind

Parlourmaid Domestic

Marion Hoare

24

F

u

Bekesbourne? KEN

1901

134 Hurst House

Husband & wife and mother-in-law living on own means with a ward in chancery 47 year old woman of unsound mind

Housemaid

Fanny E Sargent

14

F

u

Westfield SSX

1901

Great Saunders

Owners absent

1891

20 (Wisteria/Sherrald)

Widow with builder son, daughter in law and their children

Domestic Servant

Julia Bryant

20

F

u

Brede SSX

1891

21 (Durud)

Postmaster & wife

Grocer’s Asst

Henry Carley

25

M

u

St Leonards

1891

45 Queen’s Head (thought maybe should be Coach & Horses)

Licensed Victualler, wife and 3 young children, also brother & mother in law

General Servant Domestic

Mary Ann Veness

21

F

u

Penhurst SSX

1891

45 Queen’s Head (thought maybe should be Coach & Horses)

Licensed Victualler, wife and 3 young children, also brother & mother in law

Head Ostler/groom (NB transcript does not show this as SV but left blank)

John Sims Gilbert

63

M

u

Worksop NTT

1891

48 (Bulmer House)

Grocer, wife & 2 young sons

General Servant Domestic

Florence Baker

17

F

u

Westfield SSX

1891

49

Widow & spinster dau

No description

Clara Veness

16

F

u

Westfield SSX

1891

58 The Villa

3 spinsters living on own means

House Parlourmaid Dom

Rosanah Ramsey

17

F

u

Frimley SFK

1891

58 The Villa

3 spinsters living on own means

Cook Domestic Servant

Kate E Carpenter

14

F

u

Tunbridge Wells KEN

1891

58 The Villa

3 spinsters living on own means

Groom/Gardener Dom Servant

Walter Cooke

24

M

u

Barrow SFK

1891

74 Hurst

Farmer & wife

Groom

Richard Butt

18

M

u

Northiam SSX

1891

74 Hurst

Farmer & wife

Domestic Servant

Lily Playford

14

F

u

Ewhurst SSX

1891

86 Castlemans

Spinster & 2 widowed relatives (2 daus of clergyman) living on own mean, also Solicitor nephew

Domestic Servant

Jane Moody

34

F

u

Redlynch WIL

1891

86 Castlemans

Spinster & 2 widowed relatives (2 daus of clergyman) living on own mean, also Solicitor nephew

Domestic Servant

Mary Boots

38

F

u

Ewhurst SSX

1891

86 Castlemans

Spinster & 2 widowed relatives (2 daus of clergyman) living on own mean, also Solicitor nephew

Domestic Servant

Elizabeth Beney

25

F

u

Battle SSX

1891

86 Castlemans

Spinster & 2 widowed relatives (2 daus of clergyman) living on own mean, also Solicitor nephew

Domestic Servant

Thomas Kemp

44

M

u

Brightling SSX

1891

86 Castlemans

Spinster & 2 widowed relatives (2 daus of clergyman) living on own mean, also Solicitor nephew

Domestic Servant

Susan Gibbs

38

F

married

Southampton HAM

1891

87 Highfield

Widow, grown up unmarried son & 2 daus son living on own means

Domestic Servant

Esther Harris

28

F

u

Battle SSX

1891

87 Highfield

Widow, grown up unmarried son & 2 daus son living on own means

Domestic Servant

Ann Mepham

24

F

u

Netherfield SSX

1891

87 Highfield

Widow, grown up unmarried son & 2 daus son living on own means

Domestic Servant

Ellen Bull

24

F

u

Rye SSX

1891

88 The Rectory

Clergyman & wife & elderly widowed clergyman

Cook Domestic Servant

Mary Eldridge

66

F

u

Hastings

1891

88 The Rectory

Clergyman & wife & elderly widowed clergyman

House parlourmaid

Caroline Wollat

22

F

u

Peasmarsh

1891

88 The Rectory

Clergyman & wife & elderly widowed clergyman

Housemaid Domestic Servant

Ellen Harman

38

F

u

Burr St Mary SFK

1891

110 Great Saunders

Husband, wife and 2 small daus living on own means

Nurse Domestic Servant

Eliza Coutts

44

F

u

Brixton SRY

1891

110 Great Saunders

Husband, wife and 2 small daus living on own means

Nurse (monthly) sick

Mary Duke

43

F

u

Battle SSX

1891

110 Great Saunders

Husband, wife and 2 small daus living on own means

Coachman Domestic Servant

Charles Waller

25

M

Married

Stralham SSX

1891

110 Great Saunders

Husband, wife and 2 small daus living on own means

Cook Domestic

Isabella Waller

30

F

Married

Scotland

1891

110 Great Saunders

Husband, wife and 2 small daus living on own means

Housemaid Domestic

Alice Budgen

26

F

u

Hellingly

1891

110 Great Saunders

Husband, wife and 2 small daus living on own means

Stable Help Domestic Servant

Arthur Bellingham

16

M

u

East Peckham KEN

1891

112

Rough Carpenter & wife

Domestic Servant

Rose Lankester

14

F

u

Tunbridge Wells KEN

1891

129 Footlands Farm

Unmarried farmer & 2 sisters

General Servant Domestic

Margaret Norman

27

F

u

Wadhurst SSX

1901

1 Bridge Cottage

Son living with parents

Gardener domestic

Percy Morris

15

M

u

Sedlescombe

1901

2 Bridge Cottage

Head

Gardener domestic

Henry J Hedger

70

M

Married

Battle

1901

2 Bridge Cottage

Grandson living with grandparents

Gardener domestic

Michael Hedger

15

M

u

Battle

1901

3 Bridge Cottage

Dau living with widowed father

General servant domestic

Florence Eldridge

23

F

u

Sedlescombe

1901

3 Bridge Cottage

Dau living with widowed father

General servant domestic

Clara Eldridge

22

F

u

Sedlescombe

1901

14 Village

Head living with wife

Gardener working on own account

William T Robinson

62

M

m

Battle

1901

14 Village

Wife living with husband

Laundress working on own account

Sarah E Robinson

65

F

m

Wartling

1901

15 Village

Widow living with unmarried family

Laundress

Charlotte Martin

50

F

w

Pevensey

1901

15 Village

Unmarried dau living with widowed mother

Laundress

Florence Martin

21

F

u

Hastings

1901

15 Village

Unmarried grandson living with grandmother

Groom Domestic

Horace Martin

14

M

u

Sedlescombe

1901

27 Village

Head living with wife and unmarried dau

Coachman domestic

George Smith

62

M

m

Exton

1901

31 Village

Unmarried woman living with young widow and her children and another widowed elderly man

Charwoman

Elizabeth Kemp

65

F

u

Whatlington

1901

31 Village

Young widow and her children and another widowed elderly man living with unmarried woman

Charwoman

Jane Campbell

30

F

wd

Sedlescombe

1901

32 Village

Son of market gardener

Gardener & Groom domestic

Thomas C J Blundell

27

M

u

Salehurst

1901

39 Balcom Green

Son of Blacksmith

Groom & Gardener domestic

Frank Simmons

20

M

u

Sedlescombe

1901

41 Balcom Green

Head living with wife and baby dau

Gardener domestic

Charles Robinson

24

M

m

Sedlescombe

1901

45 Village

Head living with wife

Ordinary domestic?

Thomas Tickner

40

M

m

Battle

1901

66 Village

Head living with wife and 6 children

Coachman domestic

James Stubberfield

34

M

m

St Leonards

1901

70 Village

Son living with his Ag Lab father, mother and siblings.  Also 2 domestic visitors

Groom/fly driver

Alfred Guy

26

M

u

Sedlescombe

1901

70 Village

Son living with his Ag Lab father, mother and siblings.  Also 2 domestic visitors

Fly driver

Richard Guy

22

M

u

Sedlescombe

1901

70 Village

Son living with his Ag Lab father, mother and siblings.  Also 2 domestic visitors

Gardener domestic

James Guy

20

M

u

Sedlescombe

1901

70 Village

Visitors living with Ordinary Ag Lab

Housemaid domestic

Mary Sellens

43

F

u

Sedlescombe

1901

70 Village

Visitors living with Ordinary Ag Lab

Parlourmaid domestic

Harriet Sellens

38

F

u

Sedlescombe

1901

71 Village

Boarding with widow of own means

Coachman domestic

William J Veness

23

M

u

Westfield

1901

83 Church Hill

Head living with wife and a visitor

Gardener domestic

Charles Toakley

87

M

m

Bures

1901

83 Church Hill

Visitor living with gardener domestic and wife

Housemaid domestic

Ellen Harman

49

F

u

Bures

1901

95 New Road

Head living with wife and 3 children

Gardener domestic

Henry Pennells

38

M

m

Burwash

1901

103 Chittle Birch

Visitor living with farmer, wife and elderly visitor

Parlourmaid domestic

Ellen Hazell

29

F

u

Udimore

1901

103 Chittle Birch

Visitor living with farmer, wife and elderly visitor

Gardener domestic

Frederick Weeks

24

M

u

Ewhurst

1901

118 Hooks Beach

Lodging with Journeyman Carpenter, wife and dau

Gamekeeper domestic

James Payne

20

M

-

Mundford

1901

123 Brede Lane

Wife of Journeyman carpenter living with grown up children

Laundress on own account at home

Jane Eldridge

55

F

m

Westfield

1901

123 Brede Lane

Dau of Journeyman carpenter living with parents and siblings

Mother’s help

Justinia Eldridge

29

F

u

Sedlescombe

1901

123 Brede Lane

Son of Journeyman carpenter living with parents and siblings

House Boy Domestic – has weak spine

William Eldridge

19

M

u

Sedlescombe

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