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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 GreamFive Ash Farm

6th Jun 1841CensusEdward Head, M, Head, age 58, born Sussex; occupation: publicanEdward Head, publicanFive Ash Inn1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Head, F, [Wife], age 49, born SussexElizabeth Head
6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Head, M, [Son], age 26, born SussexHenry Head
6th Jun 1841CensusEdith Head, F, [Daughter], age 13, born SussexEdith Head
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Head, M, [Grand-son], age 2, born SussexGeorge Head

1851Head, Edward; occupation Innkeeper and farmerEdward Head, publicanFive Ash Inn and FarmPost Office Directory

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 1 person; occupation: farmerEdward Head, publicanFive Ashes Inn & Farm1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeElizabeth Head
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: farmer's sonWilliam Head
30th Mar 1851CensusVisitor; occupation: stone masonCharles Franklar
30th Mar 1851CensusGrand-son; occupation: scholarGeorge Head
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter-in-law; occupation: farmer's daughterSarah Head
30th Mar 1851CensusGrand-daughter; occupation: scholarEmily Head

7th Apr 1861CensusEdward Head, M, Head, married, age 80, born Horsted Keynes, Sussex; occupation: innkeeper and farmer of 12 acresEdward Head, innkeeper and farmerFive Ashes1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusElizabeth Head, F, Wife, married, age 72, born Mayfield, SussexElizabeth Head
7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Head, M, Son, married, age 50, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's sonWilliam Head
7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Head, F, Daughter-in-law, married, age 47, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: house servantSarah Head

1867Directory entryHead William, farmer and Five Ashes InnFive Ashes InnPost Office Directory

2nd Apr 1871CensusSarah Head, F, Head, widowed, age 56, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: innkeeperSarah Head, innkeeperFive Ashes Inn1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusGeorge Head, M, Son-in-law, single, age 33, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Head
2nd Apr 1871CensusJames Dudeney, M, Boarder, single, age 36, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Dudeney
2nd Apr 1871CensusBenjamin Carter, M, Lodger, single, age 36, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerBenjamin Carter
2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Sellens, M, Lodger, single, age 32, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Sellens

1874Directory entryHead Sarah (Mrs.), Five AshesFive AshesPost Office Directory

c 1875Five Ashes, South West of Mayfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyFive Ashes Inn

3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Head, F, Head, widowed, age 67, born Mayfield; occupation: innkeeperSarah HeadFive Ashes Inn1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Head, M, Son, married, age 43, born Mayfield, employs 3 men; occupation: farmerGeorge Head
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharlotte Head, F, Daughter In Law, married, age 35, born Waldron; occupation: barmaidCharlotte Head
3rd Apr 1881CensusSally Head, F, Granddaughter, age 8, born Mayfield; occupation: scholarSally Head
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorgina Head, F, Granddaughter, age 3, born MayfieldGeorgina Head
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouisa Bailey, F, Visitor, single, age 71, born Mayfield; occupation: domestic servantLouisa Bailey

1882Directory entryHead Sarah (Mrs.), Five AshesFive AshesKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Petitt, M, Head, married, age 50, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Licensed VictuallerWilliam Petitt5 Ashes Inn1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEmily Petitt, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Mayfield, SussexEmily Petitt
5th Apr 1891CensusHarriet J Petitt, F, Daughter, single, age 25, born Mayfield, SussexHarriet J Petitt
5th Apr 1891CensusEmily P Petitt, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Mayfield, SussexEmily P Petitt
5th Apr 1891CensusKate L Petitt, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born Mayfield, SussexKate L Petitt
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Petitt, F, Daughter, age 9, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation ScholarAlice Petitt

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