The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Howbourne [als Howborn] Farm      Buxted  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1929Buxted The Beautiful by K. H. Macdermott ⇒ p. 45
1931Wealden Iron by Ernest Straker ⇒ p. 389

Historical records

c 1795Buxted, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamHowbourn Farm

6th Jun 1841CensusJames Dadswell, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Dadswell, farm labourerHowbourne1841 Census
Buxted, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusHannah Dadswell, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexHannah Dadswell [Colbran]
6th Jun 1841CensusSelina Dadswell, F, [Daughter], age 9, born SussexSelina Anne Dadswell
6th Jun 1841CensusAlfred Dadswell, M, [Son], age 7, born SussexAlfred James Dadswell

6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Saunders, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Saunders, farm labourerHowbourne1841 Census
Buxted, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusHarriett Saunders, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born SussexHarriett Saunders [Collins]

6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Jenner, M, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation: farmerHenry Jenner, farmerHowbourne1841 Census
Buxted, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusEliza Jenner, F, [Wife], age 21, born SussexEliza Wetherhead Jenner [Brown]
6th Jun 1841CensusStephen Walters, M, age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation ServantStephen Walters
6th Jun 1841CensusStephen Walters, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation ServantStephen Walters
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Whitewood, M, age 14, born Sussex; occupation ServantJames Whitewood
6th Jun 1841CensusEllen Dann, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servantEllen Dann
6th Jun 1841CensusHarriott Walters, F, age 14, born Sussex; occupation ServantHarriott Walters

1851Cork, ObediahObadiah Corke, farmerHowbourn FarmPost Office Directory

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerAlfred Sands, farm labourerHowborn Cottage1851 Census
Buxted, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMary Sands [Killick]
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: scholarGeorge Thomas Sands, farm labourer
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarSophia Ellen Sands
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: scholarJames Alfred Sands
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarEllen Margaret Sands
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterHarriett Charlotte Sands
30th Mar 1851CensusLodger; widowed; occupation Farm LabourerStephen Walter

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 5 people; occupation: farmerObadiah Corke, farmerHowborn1851 Census
Buxted, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMargaret Elizabeth Corke [Dadswell]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarLucy Waters Walter [Corke]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarHarriett Wickens Hickmott [Corke]
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: scholarDavid Taylor Cork
30th Mar 1851CensusSonObadiah Cork
30th Mar 1851CensusSonAlfred William Cork, farmer
30th Mar 1851CensusServant, occupation: house servantEllen Bennett
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm labourerWilliam Woodhams
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Frost, farm labourer
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm LabourerJames Walter
30th Mar 1851CensusSisterHarriet Dadswell
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm LabourerStephen Walter

1867Directory entryCorke Obadiah, farmer, Howbourne farmHowbourne farmPost Office Directory

1874Directory entryCorke Obadiah (Mrs.), farmer, Howbourne farmHowbourne farmPost Office Directory

c 1875Pound Green, South of Crowborough - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyHowbourne

3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Wm. Corke, M, Head, married, age 31, born Wadhurst, employs 7 men and 2 boys; occupation: farmerAlfred William Cork, farmerHowbourne1881 Census
Buxted, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ann Corke, F, Wife, married, age 24, born RotherfieldSarah Ann Corke [Wickens]
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Corke, F, Daughter, age 3, born BuxtedMary Corke
3rd Apr 1881CensusObadiah Corke, M, Son, age 2, born BuxtedObadiah Corke
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice Corke, F, Daughter, age 1, born BuxtedAlice Corke
3rd Apr 1881CensusRhoda Oliver, F, Servant, age 14, born Rotherfield; occupation General ServantRhoda Oliver

3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Field, M, Head, married, age 41, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerJoseph Field, farm labourerHowbourne1881 Census
Buxted, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Field, F, Wife, married, age 36, born MayfieldEliza Field [Blackford]
3rd Apr 1881CensusLois Field, F, Daughter, age 18, born RotherfieldLois Field
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Field, M, Son, age 13, born Hartfield; occupation: farm labourerThomas Field
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Field, F, Daughter, age 11, born Buxted; occupation: scholarHarriett Field
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrank Field, M, Son, age 9, born Buxted; occupation: scholarFrank Field
3rd Apr 1881CensusRuth Field, F, Daughter, age 6, born Buxted; occupation: scholarRuth Field
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Field, M, Son, age 4, born BuxtedJames Field
3rd Apr 1881CensusJabez Field, M, Son, age 1, born BuxtedJabez Field

3rd Apr 1881CensusCain Henman, M, Head, married, age 25, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerCain Henman, farm labourerHowbourne1881 Census
Buxted, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Ann Henman, F, Wife, married, age 25, born WaldronSarah Ann Henman
3rd Apr 1881CensusFanny Henman, F, Daughter, age 5, born RotherfieldFanny Henman
3rd Apr 1881CensusAmy Henman, F, Daughter, age 3, born RotherfieldAmy Henman
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Henman, M, Son, age 10 m, born BuxtedWilliam Henman

3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Taylor, M, Head, widowed, age 49, born Buxted; occupation Farm labourerRichard TaylorHowbourne1881 Census
Buxted, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusRhoda Taylor, F, Daughter, age 13, born Buxted; occupation ScholarRhoda Rose Taylor
3rd Apr 1881CensusDick Taylor, M, Son, age 12, born Buxted; occupation ScholarDick Taylor
3rd Apr 1881CensusLois Taylor, F, Daughter, age 10, born Buxted; occupation ScholarLois Taylor
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Taylor, M, Son, age 8, born Buxted; occupation ScholarCharles Taylor
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Taylor, M, Son, age 5, born BuxtedAlfred Taylor
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Anne Nash, F, Mother In Law, widowed, age 82, born WithyhamMary Anne Nash

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Smith, M, Head, married, age 75, born Buxted; occupation GardenerHenry SmithHowbourne1881 Census
Buxted, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEleanor Smith, F, Wife, married, age 72, born BuxtedEleanor Margaret Smith [Smith]

1882Directory entryCorke Benj., farmer, Howbourne farmHowbourne farmKelly's Directory

1882Directory entryLeeves Charles, poultry dealer, Howbourne roadHowbourne roadKelly's Directory

30th Mar 1884BirthAlice Margaret Hall [Heasman]HowbourneJohn M. Hall's records

1888Directory entryCorke, Alfred William, farmer, Howbourne farmHowbourne farmBrooker's Guide

5th Apr 1891CensusAlfred W Corke, M, Head, married, age 41, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: farmerAlfred William Cork, farmerHowbourne Farm1891 Census
Buxted, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Ann Corke, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Rotherfield, SussexSarah Ann Corke [Wickens]
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Corke, F, Daughter, age 13, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholarMary Corke
5th Apr 1891CensusObediah Corke, M, Son, age 12, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholarObadiah Corke
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Corke, F, Daughter, age 11, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholarAlice Corke
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Corke, F, Daughter, age 9, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholarSarah Corke
5th Apr 1891CensusDavid Corke, M, Son, age 7, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholarDavid Corke
5th Apr 1891CensusHannah Corke, F, Daughter, age 6, born Buxted, SussexHannah Corke
5th Apr 1891CensusEbenezer Corke, M, Son, age 2, born Buxted, SussexEbenezer Corke

5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Cosham, M, Head, married, age 34, born Midhurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Cosham, farm labourerHowbourne Farm1891 Census
Buxted, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Cosham, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Framfield, SussexMary Cosham
5th Apr 1891CensusHarry Cosham, M, Son, single, age 15, born Framfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHarry Cosham
5th Apr 1891CensusAda Cosham, F, Daughter, age 7, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarAda Cosham
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Cosham, M, Son, age 5, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholarGeorge Cosham
5th Apr 1891CensusAlfred Cosham, M, Son, age 3, born Framfield, SussexAlfred Cosham

5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Pettitt, M, Head, married, age 54, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation Farm LabourerThomas PettittHowbourne Farm1891 Census
Buxted, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusCharlotte Pettitt, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Framfield, SussexCharlotte Pettitt
5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Pettitt, M, Son, single, age 22, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation Farm LabourerJohn Pettitt
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Pettitt, M, Son, single, age 20, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation Bricklayer's LabourerGeorge Pettitt
5th Apr 1891CensusSamuel Pettitt, M, Son, age 10, born Framfield, Sussex; occupation ScholarSamuel Pettitt

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