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

6th Jun 1841CensusJames Sellens, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Sellen, farm labourerCrab Cottage1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusHarriet Sellens, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexHarriet Sellings [Collins]
6th Jun 1841CensusHarriet Sellens, F, [Daughter], age 13, born SussexHarriet Sellens
6th Jun 1841CensusFrances Sellens, F, [Daughter], age 11, born SussexFrances Sellens
6th Jun 1841CensusCharlotte Sellens, F, [Daughter], age 9, born SussexCharlotte Sellings
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Sellens, F, [Daughter], age 7, born SussexElizabeth Heasman [Sellens]
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Sellens, M, [Son], age 5, born SussexWilliam Sellings
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Sellens, M, [Son], age 3, born SussexJames Sellings
6th Jun 1841CensusMartha Sellens, F, [Daughter], age 6 months, born SussexMartha Sellings

6th Jun 1841CensusRobert Fry, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: independentRobert Fry, farmerCrabbe Cottage1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusCaroline Fry, F, [Wife], age 40 to 44, born SussexCaroline Fry [Stone]

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Tooth, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation FarmerWilliam Tooth, farrierCrabb Farm1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Tooth, F, [Wife], age 50 to 54, born SussexElizabeth Tooth [Marchant]
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Tooth, M, [Son], age 25 to 29, born SussexWilliam Tooth, farmer
6th Jun 1841CensusJane Tooth, F, [Daughter], age 20 to 24, born SussexJane Tooth
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Tooth, F, [Daughter], age 15 to 19, born SussexSarah Tooth
6th Jun 1841CensusEllen Tooth, F, [Daughter], age 15 to 19, born SussexHelen Tooth
6th Jun 1841CensusFrederick Tooth, M, [Son], age 15 to 19, born SussexFrederick Tooth
6th Jun 1841CensusAlfred Tooth, M, [Son], age 14, born SussexAlfred Tooth
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Tooth, M, [Son], age 12, born SussexJohn Tooth
6th Jun 1841CensusPeter Tooth, M, [Son], age 10, born SussexPeter Owen Tooth
6th Jun 1841CensusFlora Tooth, F, [Daughter], age 8, born SussexFlora Tooth
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Hayward, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantGeorge Hayward
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Parkes, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation ServantThomas Parkes
6th Jun 1841CensusCharles Piper, M, age 14, born Sussex; occupation ServantCharles Piper
6th Jun 1841CensusEliza Lambert, F, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation: independentEliza Lambert

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 13 people; occupation FarmerWilliam Tooth, farmerCrab Farm1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeHarriet Tooth [Wickens]
30th Mar 1851CensusSonWilliam Henry Tooth
30th Mar 1851CensusSonWalter Tooth
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation General servantDinah Fenner [Humphrey]
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm BailiffWilliam David Westgate

7th Apr 1861CensusJane Apps, F, Head, widowed, age 70, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: laundressJane Apps, laundressLittle Crabb Cottage1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex

7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Stapley, M, Head, married, age 69, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer and highway surveyorJohn Stapley, farmerLittle Crabb Farm1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusAnn Stapley, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Leigh, KentAnn Stapley [Featherstone]

7th Apr 1861CensusJabez Kine, M, Head, married, age 28, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 128 acres employing 4 men and 2 boysJabez Kine, farmerCrabb1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Kine, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's wifeSarah Kine
7th Apr 1861CensusMartha E Kine, F, Daughter, age 6, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarMartha E. Kine
7th Apr 1861CensusAnnie M Kine, F, Daughter, age 4, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarAnnie M. Kine
7th Apr 1861CensusJoseph Ed Kine, M, Son, age 3, born Mayfield, SussexJoseph Ed Kine
7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Bridger, F, Wife's grandmother, widowed, age 78, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: house proprietorSarah Bridger [Coleman]
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Barden, F, Servant, age 15, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: house servantMary Barden

7th Apr 1861CensusN/K, M, Head, single, age 48, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: farm labourerN/K, farm labourerCrabb Stable1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex

1867Directory entryJenner, -, farmer, CrabbCrabbPost Office Directory

1867Directory entryStapley John, farmer, Little CrabbLittle CrabbPost Office Directory

2nd Apr 1871CensusJohn Stapley, M, Head, married, age 79, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 30 acres employing 1 manJohn Stapley, farmerLittle Crab1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusAnna Stapley, F, Wife, married, age 69, born Lye, KentAnn Stapley [Featherstone]

2nd Apr 1871CensusJames Jenner, M, Head, married, age 37, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: farmer of 150 acres employing 4 men and 2 boysJames Jenner, farmerCrabb1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusLouisa Jenner, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Cranbrook, KentLouisa Jenner [Dungey]
2nd Apr 1871CensusFrank Parkes, M, Servant, age 16, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm servantFrank Parkes

1874Directory entryJenner James, farmer, CrabbCrabbPost Office Directory

1874Directory entryJudge John, farmer, Little CrabbLittle CrabbPost Office Directory

c 1875Ordnance Place, Butchers Cross and Cowden, West of Mayfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyCrab Farm

c 1875Ordnance Place, Butchers Cross and Cowden, West of Mayfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyLittle Crab

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Judge, M, Head, married, age 57, born Northamptonshire; occupation: farmerJohn Judge, farmerLower Crab Farm1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet Judge, F, Wife, married, age 60, born MayfieldHarriet Judge
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Hughes, F, Boarder, single, age 87, born Lambeth; occupation: annuitantAnn Hughes

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Jenner, M, Head, married, age 46, born Kent, employs 6 men and 3 boys; occupation: farmerJames Jenner, farmerCrabb Farm1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouisa Jenner, F, Wife, married, age 47, born CranbrookLouisa Jenner [Dungey]
3rd Apr 1881CensusMinnie Dobell, F, Visitor, single, age 16, born Cranbrook; occupation: scholarMinnie Dobell
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ridsell, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Chiddingly; occupation Domestic servantMary Ridsell

1882Directory entryJenner James, farmer, CrabbCrabbKelly's Directory

1882Directory entryJudge John, farmer, Little CrabbLittle CrabbKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Judge, M, Head, married, age 67, born Evenley, Northamptonshire; occupation: farmerJohn Judge, farmerLittle Crabb farm1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusHarriet Judge, F, Wife, married, age 70, born Mayfield, SussexHarriet Judge
5th Apr 1891CensusEliza Ticehurst, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation General Domestic ServantEliza Ticehurst

5th Apr 1891CensusJames Jenner, M, Head, married, age 57, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: farmerJames Jenner, farmerCrabb Farm1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusLouisa Jenner, F, Wife, married, age 56, born Cranbrook, KentLouisa Jenner [Dungey]
5th Apr 1891CensusRheda Dungey, F, Visitor, age 13, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: scholarRheda Dungey
5th Apr 1891CensusEmma Napp, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation General Domestic ServantEmma Napp
5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Dungey, M, Visitor, widowed, age 54, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: retired farmerJohn Dungey

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