The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Foster, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: farmerThomas Foster, farmerClaypits1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Susanna Foster, F, [Wife], age 40 to 44, born SussexSusanna Foster
James Foster, M, [Son], age 15 to 19, born SussexJames Foster
Edward Foster, M, [Son], age 13, born SussexEdward Foster
Hannah Foster, F, [Daughter], age 9, born SussexHannah Foster
Thomas Foster, M, [Son], age 5, born SussexThomas Foster
Philley Foster, F, [Daughter], age 3, born SussexPhilley Foster
Edward Everest, M, age 75 to 79, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerEdward Everest

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Hudson, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerJohn HudsonNear Claypits1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Elizabeth Hudson, F, [Mother], age 70 to 74, born SussexElizabeth Hudson [Taylor]

6th Jun 1841CensusCharles Hudson, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerCharles Hudson, farm labourerNear Claypits1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Sarah Hudson, F, [Wife], age 20 to 24, born SussexSarah Hudson [Hollomby]
William Hudson, M, [Son], age 6, born SussexWilliam Hudson, gardener
Philley Hudson, F, [Daughter], age 4, born SussexPhillis Hudson
Charles Hudson, M, [Son], age 2, born SussexCharles Hudson
Sarah Hudson, F, [Daughter], age 5 months, born SussexSarah Hudson

6th Jun 1841CensusEdmund Hudson, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation CarpenterEdmund Hudson, farmerNear Claypits1841 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Mercy Hudson, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexMercy Hudson [Edwards]
Edmund Hudson, M, [Son], age 15 to 19, born SussexEdmund Hudson
Elizabeth Hudson, F, [Daughter], age 12, born SussexElizabeth Hudson
George Hudson, M, [Son], age 10, born SussexGeorge Hudson
Ann Hudson, F, [Daughter], age 8, born SussexAnn Hudson
Mary Hudson, F, [Daughter], age 6, born SussexMary Hudson
John Hudson, M, [Son], age 4, born SussexJohn Hudson
Harriott Hudson, F, [Daughter], age 1 month, born SussexHarriott Hudson

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farmerGeorge Wheatley, farmerClay Pit Farm1851 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
WifeCharlotte Wheatley [Heasman]
SonGeorge Wheatley, farm labourer
DaughterLucy Weeding [Wheatley]
DaughterCaroline Skinner [Smith] [Wheatley], lodging-house keeper and laundress
DaughterJane Mitchell [Wheatley], charwoman
SonJames Wheatley, farm labourer
SonJesse Wheatley, farmer
SonLevi Wheatley, bricklayer
DaughterDorcas Humphrey [Wheatley]

1853 to 1890Manor recordGrant Bernard Hale Esq of Holly Hill,fine £20.1890 deceased.Little Claypitts, cottage, barn buildings and wellDuddleswell Manor

1867Directory entryBotting John, farmer, Clay pitsClay pitsPost Office Directory

c 1875Gills Lap, Newbridge & Chuck Hatch, South West of Hartfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyClaypit Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusDaniel Weeding, M, Head, married, age 53, born Hartfield; occupation LabourerDaniel WeedingClay Pitts Cott1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Lucy Weeding, F, Wife, married, age 44, born HartfieldLucy Weeding [Wheatley]
George Weeding, M, Son, single, age 22, born Hartfield; occupation LabourerGeorge Weeding
Daniel Weeding, M, Son, age 19, born Hartfield; occupation LabourerDaniel Weeding
Jesse Weeding, M, Son, age 15, born Hartfield; occupation LabourerJesse Weeding
James Weeding, M, Son, age 12, born Hartfield; occupation LabourerJames Weeding

3rd Apr 1881CensusCeaser Wheatley, M, Head, married, age 44, born Hartfield; occupation: farmerCaesar Wheatley, farmerClay Pitts Farm1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Ann Wheatley, F, Wife, married, age 50, born HampshireAnn Wheatley [James]
Charles Wheatley, M, Visitor, age 5, born Hartfield; occupation: scholarCharles Wheatley, farmer

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Wheatley, M, Head, single, age 44, born Hartfield; occupation: labourerGeorge Wheatley, farm labourerClay Pitts Farm1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Hudson, M, Head, married, age 30, born Hartfield; occupation LabourerJames Hudson, labourerLittle Clay Pits1881 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Dinah Hudson, F, Wife, married, age 33Diana Hudson
Jane Hudson, F, Daughter, age 14, born HartfieldJane Hudson
James A. Hudson, M, Son, age 11, born Hartfield; occupation ScholarJames Alfred Hudson
Harriet E. Hudson, F, Daughter, age 10, born Hartfield; occupation ScholarHarriet Elizabeth Hudson
George Hudson, M, Son, age 8, born Hartfield; occupation ScholarGeorge Hudson
Alice S. Hudson, F, Daughter, age 1, born HartfieldAlice Sarah Hudson

1890 to 1893Manor recordLittle Claypitts, cottage, barn buildings and wellDuddleswell Manor
George Carleton Hale Esq of Lansdowne Rd Tunbridge Wells brother admit by will, with H9,28,38,39,73,75.1893 deceased

5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Harding, M, Head, married, age 43, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: basket and rake makerHenry Harden, sawyerClaypits Cottage, Ashdown Forest1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Ann Harding, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Rotherfield, SussexAnn Harding [Izzard]
Albert Harding, M, Son, single, age 21, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: basket makerAlbert Harding
Zebelun Harding, M, Son, age 19, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: basket makerZebulon Harding
Bernard Harding, M, Son, age 12, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarBernard Harding
Walter Harding, M, Son, age 11, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWalter Harding
Laura Harding, F, Daughter, age 8, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarLaura Tamar Harding

5th Apr 1891CensusCeasar Wheatley, M, Head, married, age 52, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: farmerCaesar Wheatley, farmerClaypits Farm1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Ann Wheatley, F, Wife, married, age 56, born Lymington, HampshireAnn Wheatley [James]
Charles Wheatley, M, Nephew, single, age 15, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourerCharles Wheatley, farmer

5th Apr 1891CensusJesse Divall, M, Head, married, age 43, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJesse Divall, farm labourerClaypits Cottage, Ashdown Forest1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex
Sarah A Divall, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Hartfield, SussexSarah Ann Divall [Rye]
Benjaman Divall, M, Son, single, age 17, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourerBenjamin Divall
Emily Divall, F, Daughter, age 13, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEmily Divall
Jesse Divall, M, Son, age 11, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJesse Divall
James Divall, M, Son, age 9, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJames Divall, brick moulder
Minnie Divall, F, Daughter, age 4, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarMinnie Divall

5th Apr 1891CensusRichard Brown, M, Head, single, age 47, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourerRichard Brown, coachmanBarn, Claypits Farm1891 Census
Hartfield, Sussex

1893 to 1919Manor recordLittle Claypitts, cottage, barn buildings and wellDuddleswell Manor
Henrietta Hale and Frances Alicia Hale of Forest House Hartfield daughters by will admit tenants in common,Lewis Whiteman gent attorney fine £40.with H9,28,38,39,73,75.1919 surrendered HH 3 perches to form H67A £500.1919 s £500.1919 surrendered JC to form H67B £400.

c 1899Newbridge, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyClaypit Farm

1919Manor recordMoss CottageDuddleswell Manor
Formed By partition of Little Claypitts, cottage, barn buildings and well, 2.0.15 acres,Tithe no.285/6

1919Manor recordMoss CottageDuddleswell Manor
Harry Humphrey admit, with Brick kiln, 1 acre at Newbridge.

1919Manor recordLittle Claypitts, 2 cottages, barn, buildings and wellDuddleswell Manor
Formed by partition of Little Claypitts, cottage, barn buildings and well, 2.0.15 acres,Tithe no.285/6

1919Manor recordJames Card of Shalesbrook Forest Row admit.Little Claypitts, 2 cottages, barn, buildings and wellDuddleswell Manor

1919Manor recordLittle Claypitts, cottage, barn buildings and wellDuddleswell Manor
Partition to form Moss Cottage, 3 perches. by apportionment 8/6d annual rent

1919Manor recordLittle Claypitts, cottage, barn buildings and wellDuddleswell Manor
Partition to form Little Claypitts, 2 cottages, barn, buildings and well, Tithe no.285/6 -- 2.0.15 acres. by apportionment 2/- annual rent

1923Manor recordCottages 1.0.20 acre remainsLittle Claypitts, cottage, barn buildings and wellDuddleswell Manor

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