The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1928Rotherfield - The Story of some Wealden Manors by Catharine Pulleinp. 280
1931Wealden Iron by Ernest Straker ⇒ p. 386

Historical records

1756HistoryStreelBuxted The Beautiful
The Bounds of Buxted Parish against Framfield begin from the side of the old River, now fill'd up, below the Fulling Mill in Hempstead Bottoms, and go on by that River side 'till you come to the little River, and by the side of that Stream, 'till you come to the Hedge that divides Mr. Durrant's Land belonging to Streel, and then by his Hedge Side, 'till you come to the New Inclosure taken from Echin Wood, which is all in Buxted; and then along Mr. Durrant's Hedge again 'till you come to Echin Wood. Across Echin Wood leaving three fields between that and the Lane, 'till you come to the Lane again; and then up the Lane by the Hoath's Hedge Side 'till you come to the Hundred House, and thro' the Hundred House Field to Pouncely Lane; and along the High-Way to the Meeting House - across the Stream along the High-Way, and round Cornwall's House - down to that River Side, just above the Furnace Pond; and then up from the River to the House where King lived, the last in Buxted.

7th Apr 1861CensusRichard Marchant, M, Head, married, age 26, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 190 acres employing 6 men and 2 boysRichard Marchant, farmerStreele1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusAnn M Marchant, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Bolney, Sussex; occupation: farmer's wifeAnn M. Marchant
7th Apr 1861CensusSarah M Marchant, F, Daughter, age 2m, born Mayfield, SussexSarah M. Marchant
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Bailey, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: house servantMary Ann Dadswell [Bailey]
7th Apr 1861CensusDavid Dadswell, M, Servant, single, age 23, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: carterDavid Dadswell, farm labourer
7th Apr 1861CensusHenry Jefferey, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: milkmanHenry Jeffrey

2nd Apr 1871CensusJohn Bray, M, Head, married, age 41, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 75 acres employing 2 labourers and 1 boyJohn Bray, farmerStreel Farm1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusEliza Bray, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Herstmonceux, Sussex; occupation: farmer's wifeEliza Bray
2nd Apr 1871CensusFanny Bray, F, Daughter, age 8, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarFanny Bray
2nd Apr 1871CensusAnn Bray, F, Daughter, age 6, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarAnn Bray
2nd Apr 1871CensusFanny Butler, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Hellingly, Sussex; occupation: general servantFanny Butler
2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Bellingham, M, Servant, age 14, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm servantWilliam Bellingham

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 SurveyStreel Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Hoath, M, Head, married, age 46, born Rotherfield, employs 2 men; occupation: farmerGeorge Hoath, farmerStreele Farm1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Hoath, F, Wife, married, age 37, born MayfieldEllen Hoath [Pratt]
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Hoath, M, Son, age 18, born MayfieldGeorge Hoath, farm labourer
3rd Apr 1881CensusJesse Hoath, M, Son, age 14, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourerJesse Hoath
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice Phoebe Hoath, F, Daughter, age 12, born MayfieldAlice Phoebe Hoath
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdith Hoath, F, Daughter, age 11, born MayfieldAda (Edith) Hoath
3rd Apr 1881CensusNelson Hoath, M, Son, age 10, born RotherfieldNelson Hoath
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Hoath, F, Daughter, age 7, born RotherfieldAnn Hoath
3rd Apr 1881CensusFlora Hoath, F, Daughter, age 4, born RotherfieldFlora Hoath
3rd Apr 1881CensusMinnie Hoath, F, Daughter, age 2, born RotherfieldMinnie Hoath
3rd Apr 1881CensusJanus Maynard, M, Servant, widowed, age 53, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerJanus Maynard

5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Hoath, M, Head, married, age 50, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmerGeorge Hoath, farmerStreel Farm1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEllen Hoath, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Mayfield, SussexEllen Hoath [Pratt]
5th Apr 1891CensusNelson Hoath, M, Son, single, age 19, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's sonNelson Hoath
5th Apr 1891CensusAnnie Hoath, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's daughterAnn Hoath
5th Apr 1891CensusRowland Hoath, M, Son, age 9, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarRoland William Hoath
5th Apr 1891CensusRose Hoath, F, Daughter, age 5, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEmily Rose Hoath
5th Apr 1891CensusNoah Dadswell, M, Servant, single, age 17, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerNoah Dadswell

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