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6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Wood, M, Head, age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation NurserymanWilliam Wood, nurserymanWoodlands New House1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusAnne Wood, F, [Wife], age 60 to 64Anne Wood
6th Jun 1841CensusCharles Wood, M, [Son], age 25 to 29Charles Wood, nurseryman and florist
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Fish, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servantElizabeth Fish

6th Jun 1841CensusBenjamin Hayseltone, M, Head, age 35 to 39; occupation: propigatorBenjamin Hayseltone, propigatorWoodlands Old House1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 40 people; occupation NurserymanCharles Wood, nurseryman and floristWoodlands Cottage1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMary Ann Wood [Goldsmith]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterSusanna Wood
30th Mar 1851CensusSonWilliam Charles Wood, nurseryman
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterLouisa Sarah Wood
30th Mar 1851CensusSister-in-law; widowedElizabeth Hough
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation GENERAL SERVANTElizabeth Syfleet
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: general servantPhiladelphia Horscraft
30th Mar 1851CensusNurse; occupation: nurseMary Muddle

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, widowed; occupation NurserymanWilliam Wood, nurserymanWoodlands1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation HOUSEKEEPERMeria Paskell

1867Directory entryWood Wm. & Son, nurserymen, seedsmen & florists, Woodlands nurseryWoodlands nurseryPost Office Directory
This parish is noted for its extensive nursery and flower gardens, carried on by Messrs. W. Wood and Son at Woodlands

1874Directory entryWood Wm. & Son, nurserymen, seedsmen & florists, Woodlands nurseryWoodlands nurseryPost Office Directory
Here are extensive nursery and flower gardens, carried on by Messrs. W. Wood and Sons, at Woodlands

c 1875Fairwarp, Hendall, Lampool and Whitehouse, North of Maresfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyWoodlands Nursery

3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter Burrell, M, Head, married, age 56, born Horsted Keynes, occupation: nursery foremanWalter Burrell, nursery foremanWoodlands1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Burrell, F, Wife, married, age 50, born LondonMary Burrell
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Burrell, M, Son, single, age 28, born Barcombe, occupation: nursery labourerCharles Burrell
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmma Burrell, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born Maresfield, occupation: domestic servantEmma Burrell
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Burrell, M, Son, single, age 20, born Maresfield, occupation: nursery labourerHenry Burrell
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert Burrell, M, Son, single, age 17, born Maresfield, occupation: groomAlbert Burrell
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Burrell, M, Son, age 15, born Maresfield, occupation: nursery labourerWilliam Burrell
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ann Burrell, F, Daughter, age 12, born Maresfield, occupation: scholarMary Ann Burrell
3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter Burrell, M, Son, age 10, born Maresfield, occupation: scholarWalter Burrell
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Burrell, M, Son, age 6, born Maresfield, occupation: scholarThomas Burrell

3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Wood, M, Head, married, age 65, born France, employs 52 men and boys; occupation NurserymanCharles Wood, nurseryman and floristWoodlands1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Anne Wood, F, Wife, married, age 67, born Maresfield, handicap: blindMary Ann Wood [Goldsmith]
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Wood, F, Daughter, single, age 25, born MaresfieldAnne Wood
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrederick J. Wood, M, Son, single, age 23, born Maresfield; occupation NurserymanFrederic John Wood
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Jane Minns, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Maresfield; occupation: housekeeperMary Jane Minns
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen B. Dotterill, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Hampshire; occupation: domestic servantEllen B. Dotterill
3rd Apr 1881CensusFanny Farnes, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Fletching; occupation: domestic servantFanny Farnes

3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Curd, M, Head, married, age 54, born Buxted; occupation: nurserymanJoseph Curd, nurserymanWoodlands1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Curd, F, Wife, married, age 58, born MaresfieldMary Curd
3rd Apr 1881CensusIsaac Curd, M, Son, married, age 24, born Maresfield; occupation: nurserymanIsaac Curd
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Booth, M, Lodger, single, age 23, born Heathfield, occupation: carterAlfred Booth

1882Directory entryWood William & Son, nurserymen, seedsmen, florists & landscape gardeners, Woodlands nurseryWoodlands nurseryKelly's Directory
At Woodlands are the well-known and very extensive nurseries and flower gardens of Messrs. W. Wood and Son, occupying 150 acres and long celebrated for their roses, fruit and forest trees and American plants.

1888Directory entryWood, Charles, nurseryman, Woodlands nurseryWoodlands nurseryBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryWood, Frederick John, nurseryman, WoodlandsWoodlandsBrooker's Guide

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