The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1901The History of the Parish of Hailsham, The Abbey of Otham and the Priory of Michelham by L.F. Salzmann ⇒ p. 77

Places in Polegate
Brickyard
Brook Street
Commercial Inn
Cophall
Gloucester House
Horse and Groom Inn
Junction Hotel
London House
Osborne House
Polegate Place of Worship
Polegate Vicarage
Railway Cottages
Railway Gatehouse
Southdown Hall
Sunnyside
Swine's Hill
Historical records

30th Mar 1851CensusJohn Brook, farm labourer, M, Head, married, age 68, born Wilmington, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Brook, farm labourerPolegate1851 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Mary Brook, F, Wife, married, age 64, born Willingdon, SussexMary Brook
Charles Brook, M, Son, single, age 20, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: miller's apprenticeCharles Brook
John Bennett, M, Lodger, widowed, age 75, born Folkington, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Bennett
Robert Cramp, M, Lodger, single, age 21, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation: railway labourerRobert Cramp

30th Mar 1851CensusRichard Maynard, railway clerk, M, Head, married, age 29, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: railway clerkRichard Maynard, railway clerkPolegate Station1851 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Jane Maynard, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Bridgewater, SomersetJane Maynard
Robert Maynard, M, Son, single, age 10, born Bridgewater, Somerset; occupation: scholarRobert Maynard
Mary Ann Maynard, F, Daughter, single, age 4, born Reigate, SurreyMary Ann Maynard
Elizabeth Jane Maynard, F, Daughter, single, age 3, born Reigate, SurreyElizabeth Jane Maynard
Richard Henry Maynard, M, Son, single, age 1, born Hailsham, SussexRichard Henry Maynard
Emma Maynard, F, Sister, single, age 15, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: visitorEmma Maynard

30th Mar 1851CensusAbel Manners, railway labourer, M, Head, married, age 43, born Horsted Keynes, Sussex; occupation: railway labourerAbel Manners, railway labourerRising Sun1851 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Elizabeth Manners, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Newick, SussexElizabeth Manners
James Wicks, M, Visitor, married, age 74, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Wicks

30th Mar 1851CensusGeorge Brook, farm labourer, M, Head, married, age 25, born Westham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Brook, farm labourerPolegate1851 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Martha Brook, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Jevington, SussexMartha Brook
Frances Whymark, F, Visitor, single, age 6, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: scholarFrances Whymark

30th Mar 1851CensusThomas Page, farm labourer, M, Head, married, age 37, born Folkington, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Page, farm labourerPolegate1851 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Eleanor Page, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Jevington, SussexEleanor Page
Harriott Page, F, Daughter, single, age 10, born Brighton, SussexHarriott Page
Thomas Page, M, Son, single, age 8, born Wilmington, Sussex; occupation: scholarThomas Page
Emer Page, F, Daughter, single, age 4, born Willingdon, SussexEmer Page
Mary Ann Page, F, Daughter, single, age 1, born Willingdon, SussexMary Ann Page

30th Mar 1851CensusThomas Elliott, toll collector, M, Head, married, age 68, born Berwick, Sussex; occupation: toll collectorThomas Elliott, toll collectorPolegate Toll Gate1851 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Elizabeth Elliott, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Glynde, SussexElizabeth Elliott
Emmely Weller, F, Granddaughter, single, age 8, born West Firle, Sussex; occupation: visitorEmmely Weller

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam S. P. Munn, M, Head, widowed, age 76, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: retired farmer; handicap: deafWilliam S. P. Munn, retired farmerPolegate1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex

3rd Apr 1881CensusNaomi Colbran, F, Head, widowed, age 60, born Folkington, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 20 acresNaomi Colbran, farmerPolegate1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Henry Colbran, M, Son, single, age 29, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: cowmanHenry Colbran
Sarah Colbran, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: domestic servantSarah Colbran
Harriet Colbran, F, Mother, widowed, age 85, born Chiddingly, SussexHarriet Colbran
Lauramie Gumbrill, M, Boarder, single, age 21, born Billingshurst, Sussex; occupation: railway ticket collectorLauramie Gumbrill
Robert Bamford, M, Boarder, single, age 22, born Carshalton, Surrey; occupation: booking clerkRobert Bamford
Henry Slaker, M, Boarder, single, age 29, born Southwick, Sussex; occupation: railway ticket collectorHenry Slaker
Frederick Andrews, M, Boarder, single, age 29, born Cranleigh, Surrey; occupation: railway signalmanFrederick Andrews

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Sidwell, M, Head, married, age 38, born Bristol, Somerset; occupation: foreman labourer on new railway lineWilliam Sidwell, foreman labourer on new railway lineNew Railway Bridge1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Elizabeth Sidwell, F, Wife, married, age 21, born Welshknigton, WalesElizabeth Sidwell
Florence L. Sidwell, F, Daughter, age 9 m, born Hailsham, SussexFlorence L. Sidwell
Lucy E. Jackson, F, Cousin, single, age 16, born Knucklass, Wales; occupation: improverLucy E. Jackson

3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Entwhistle, M, Head, married, age 52, born Swinton, Lancashire; occupation: locomotive engineer driverRichard Entwhistle, locomotive engineer driverHut on new railway line1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Sarah Entwhistle, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Walton, NorthamptonshireSarah Entwhistle
Joseph Entwhistle, M, Son, single, age 17, born New England, Northamptonshire; occupation: locomotive engine cleanerJoseph Entwhistle
Emma Entwhistle, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born New England, Northamptonshire; occupation: scholarEmma Entwhistle
Sarah A. Entwhistle, F, Daughter, age 13, born New England, Northamptonshire; occupation: scholarSarah A. Entwhistle
John T. Entwhistle, M, Son, age 7, born New England, Northamptonshire; occupation: scholarJohn T. Entwhistle
Alfred Dale, M, Lodger, single, age 43, born Brancote, Staffordshire; occupation: railway labourerAlfred Dale
Thomas Smith, M, Lodger, single, age 48, born Whetstone, Leicestershire; occupation: railway labourerThomas Smith
Edward Gibbons, M, Lodger, single, age 28, born Shirehampton, Gloucestershire; occupation: railway labourerEdward Gibbons
William Taylor, M, Lodger, single, age 51, born Stoke, Cambridgeshire; occupation: railway labourerWilliam Taylor
Edwin Hine, M, Lodger, single, age 34, born Walthamstowe, Essex; occupation: railway labourerEdwin Hine
William Poole, M, Lodger, single, age 17, born Taunton, Somerset; occupation: railway labourerWilliam Poole
Henry Garland, M, Lodger, single, age 67, born Chertsey, Surrey; occupation: railway labourerHenry Garland
Edward White, M, Lodger, single, age 24, born Thornbury, Gloucestershire; occupation: railway labourerEdward White

3rd Apr 1881CensusLevi Lambert, M, Head, married, age 60, born Arlington, Sussex; occupation: gasmanLevi Lambert, gasmanRailway Crossing1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Harriett Lambert, F, Wife, married, age 56, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: railgate keeperHarriett Lambert
Jesse Lambert, M, Son, single, age 20, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: railway labourerJesse Lambert
Charles Lambert, M, Son, single, age 19, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: railway labourerCharles Lambert
Caroline Lambert, F, Daughter, age 12, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: scholarCaroline Lambert

3rd Apr 1881CensusLuigi Cavallo, M, Head, married, age 21, born Monopoli, Italy; occupation: laundererLuigi Cavallo, laundererBurlington Laundry1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Emma Cavallo, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Bologne Sur Mer, France; occupation: laundressEmma Cavallo

3rd Apr 1881CensusRobert Simmond, M, Head, single, age 41, born Chalvington, Sussex; occupation: blacksmithRobert Simmond, blacksmith[Polegate]1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Standen, M, Head, married, age 53, born Hollington, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Standen, farm labourer[Polegate]1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Jane Standen, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Battle, SussexJane Standen
James Standen, M, Son, single, age 16, born St Leonards, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Standen
Caroline Standen, F, Daughter, age 14, born St Leonards, SussexCaroline Standen
Louisa Standen, F, Daughter, age 6, born St Leonards, Sussex; occupation: scholarLouisa Standen
Charles Standen, M, Son, age 2, born Eastbourne, SussexCharles Standen
William White, M, Son in law, single, age 16, born St Marys, Middlesex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam White
Harriet Hard, F, Mother in law, widowed, age 70, born Battle, Sussex; handicap: invalidHarriet Hard
Stephen Standen, M, Brother, single, age 57, born Hollington, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerStephen Standen

3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Knight, M, Head, single, age 26, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayerHarry Knight, bricklayer[Polegate]1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
William Locks, M, Boarder, single, age 36, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Locks
John Smith, M, Boarder, single, age 29, born Cardiff, Wales; occupation: farm labourerJohn Smith

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Tolhurst, M, Head, married, age 33, born Westfield, Sussex; occupation: confectionerJames Tolhurst, confectionerPolegate1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Dorcas M. Tolhurst, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Wilmington, Sussex; occupation: confectionerDorcas M. Tolhurst
James Tolhurst, M, Son, age 3, born Brighton, SussexJames Tolhurst
Dorcas M. Tolhurst, F, Daughter, age 1, born Hailsham, SussexDorcas M. Tolhurst
Charles Hume, M, Stepson, age 9, born Battersea, Surrey; occupation: scholarCharles Hume
Jane Smith, F, Mother in law, widowed, age 71, born Chalvington, Sussex; occupation: housekeeperJane Smith
Mary Smith, F, Sister in law, single, age 35, born Wilmington, Sussex; occupation: housemaidMary Smith
Louise Meadows, F, Niece, single, age 16, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: shop maidLouise Meadows
Flora Sands, F, Servant, age 13, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: general servantFlora Sands
Frederick Smith, M, Brother in law, single, age 33, born Wilmington, Sussex; occupation: bricklayerFrederick Smith
Ann Callaway, F, Nurse, widowed, age 53, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: nurseAnn Callaway
NK Tolhurst, F, age 1 m, born Hailsham, SussexNK Tolhurst

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Head, M, Head, married, age 31, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation: butcherGeorge Head, butcherButcher's Shop1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Emma Head, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Bognor, SussexEmma Head
Harry Head, M, Son, age 8, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation: scholarHarry Head
Arthur Allen, M, Servant, age 15, born NK; occupation: butcherArthur Allen

3rd Apr 1881CensusSammuel Taylor, M, Head, married, age 44, born Ashburnham, Sussex; occupation: grocer and draper employing 1 man and 1 boySamuel Taylor, grocerBoot Shop1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Mary A. Taylor, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Jevington, SussexMary A. Taylor [Apted]
Eupheness Taylor, F, Daughter, age 10, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: scholarEupheness Taylor
Samuel B. Taylor, M, Son, age 8, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: scholarSamuel B. Taylor
Emily Taylor, F, Daughter, age 5, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: scholarEmily Taylor
Kate Taylor, F, Daughter, age 5, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: scholarKate Taylor
Caroline Taylor, F, Daughter, age 3, born Hailsham, SussexCaroline Taylor
Eleanor E. Taylor, F, Daughter, age 1, born Hailsham, SussexEleanor E. Taylor
Francis G. Pound, M, Servant, age 19, born Dallington, Sussex; occupation: grocerFrancis G. Pound

3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet Taylor, F, Head, single, age 46, born Ashburnham, Sussex; occupation: eatinghouse keeperHarriet TaylorCoffee House1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Eupheness Taylor, F, Mother, widowed, age 71, born Ashburnham, SussexEupheness Taylor [Scott]
Alice Marshall, F, Servant, age 16, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: general servantAlice Marshall

3rd Apr 1881CensusBenjamin Brooker, M, Head, single, age 31, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: railway station inspectorBenjamin Brooker, railway station inspectorCoffee House1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas W. Harriss, M, Head, married, age 28, born St Lukes, Middlesex; occupation: corporal royal engineersThomas W. Harriss, corporal royal engineersCoffee House1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Mary A. Harriss, F, Wife, married, age 27, born St Lukes, MiddlesexMary A. Harriss

3rd Apr 1881CensusAmos J. Crouch, M, Head, married, age 26, born Catsfield, Sussex; occupation: draperAmos J. Crouch, draperDraper's Shop1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Annie M. Crouch, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Dalston, MiddlesexAnnie M. Crouch
Gertrude J. Crouch, F, Daughter, age 1, born Hailsham, SussexGertrude J. Crouch

3rd Apr 1881CensusDan W. Burningham, M, Head, married, age 27, born Farningham, Kent; occupation: joiner carpenterDan W. Burningham, joiner carpenterDraper's Shop1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex

3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred L. Evans, M, Head, married, age 31, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: woodburnerAlfred L. Evans, woodburnerDraper's Shop1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Elizabeth E. Evans, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Hastings, SussexElizabeth E. Evans
Frederick L. Evans, M, Son, age 5, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: scholarFrederick L. Evans
Frank C. Evans, M, Son, age 3, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: scholarFrank C. Evans
Ernest Peters, M, Boarder, single, age 15, born Horsham, Sussex; occupation: carpenter's apprenticeErnest Peters

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Crouch, M, Head, married, age 55, born Catsfield, Sussex; occupation: grocer employing 1 manThomas Crouch, grocerCorner Shop1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Cathorine Crouch, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Ashburnham, SussexCathorine Crouch

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Wren, M, Head, married, age 24, born Warbleton, Sussex; occupation: postmanHenry Wren, postmanCorner Shop1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex

3rd Apr 1881CensusIvan Crouch, M, Head, married, age 24, born Ashburnham, Sussex; occupation: grocerIvan Crouch, grocerCorner Shop1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Jane Crouch, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Herstmonceux, SussexJane Crouch
Thomas J. Crouch, M, Son, age 2, born Hailsham, SussexThomas J. Crouch
Robert Crouch, M, Son, age 1, born Hailsham, SussexRobert Crouch
NK Crouch, F, Daughter, age 1 d, born Hailsham, SussexNK Crouch

3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter H. Avis, M, Head, married, age 41, born Selmeston, Sussex; occupation: joinerWalter H. Avis, joinerJoinery Works1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Mary Avis, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Lewes, SussexMary Avis

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Getlon, M, Head, married, age 39, born Bethnal Green, Middlesex; occupation: house painterWilliam Getlon, house painterGrocer's Shop1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Elizabeth Getlon, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Bethnal Green, MiddlesexElizabeth Getlon

3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Millar, M, Head, married, age 36, born Scotland; occupation: gardenerCharles Millar, gardenerGrocer's Shop1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Jane Millar, F, Wife, married, age 32, born ScotlandJane Millar
Alexander Millar, M, Son, age 12, born Aberfeldy, Scotland; occupation: scholarAlexander Millar
Charles Millar, M, Son, age 8, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: scholarCharles Millar
Jane Millar, F, Daughter, age 4, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: scholarJane Millar
Donald Millar, M, Son, age 2, born Hailsham, SussexDonald Millar
William Millar, M, Son, age 7 m, born Hailsham, SussexWilliam Millar

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Smith, M, Head, married, age 49, born Brockstead, Essex; occupation: gardenerHenry Smith, gardenerGardener's House1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Susan Smith, F, Wife, married, age 54, born St Lukes, LondonSusan Smith

3rd Apr 1881CensusFrederick Putland, M, Head, married, age 35, born Willingdon, Sussex; occupation: gardenerFrederick Putland, gardenerNurseries1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Maria Putland, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Winchester, HampshireMaria Putland
William Putland, M, Son, age 12, born Eastbourne, SussexWilliam Putland

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Jupp, M, Head, married, age 56, born Amberley, Sussex; occupation: gardenerGeorge Jupp, gardenerNurseries1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Mary Jupp, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Arundel, SussexMary Jupp
Alice F. Jupp, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Arundel, SussexAlice F. Jupp
Ellen M. Jupp, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Arundel, Sussex; occupation: laundressEllen M. Jupp
Fanny J. Jupp, F, Daughter, age 14, born Hurstgreen, Sussex; occupation: scholarFanny J. Jupp

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Gant, M, Head, married, age 32, born Bamham, Suffolk; occupation: head gardenerHenry Gant, head gardenerNurseries1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Mary A. H. Gant, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Waldron, SussexMary A. H. Gant
Henry J. Gant, M, Son, age 7, born Welwyn, HertfordHenry J. Gant
Edith M. Gant, F, Daughter, age 5, born Welwyn, HertfordEdith M. Gant
Charles A. Gant, M, Son, age 3, born Chelmsford, EssexCharles A. Gant

3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Williams, F, Head, married, age 35, born Petersfield, Hampshire; occupation: laundressElizabeth Williams, laundressNurseries1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Mary A. Baldwin, F, Boarder, married, age 34, born Bath, Somerset; occupation: laundressMary A. Baldwin
George Williams, M, Husband, married, age 39, born Bournemouth, Hampshire; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Williams
George Baldwin, M, Boarder, married, age 45, born NKGeorge Baldwin

3rd Apr 1881CensusPhilemore Haffenden, M, Head, married, age 26, born Hellingly, Sussex; occupation: gardenerPhilemon Haffenden, gardenerWoodside Cottage, Polegate Road1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
Ruth Haffenden, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Hellingly, SussexRuth Haffenden [Wood]
Alice Haffenden, F, Daughter, age 4, born Hailsham, SussexAlice Haffenden
Agnes Haffenden, F, Daughter, age 3, born Hailsham, SussexAgnes Haffenden
Ruth Haffenden, F, Daughter, age 2, born Hailsham, SussexRuth Haffenden
Albert S. Haffenden, M, Son, age 1, born Hailsham, SussexAlbert S. Haffenden
Thomas Boniface, M, Lodger, single, age 25, born Hellingly, Sussex; occupation: undergardenerThomas Boniface

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