The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Down Street      Maresfield  
Places in Down Street
Black Ven Farm
Down Street
Down Street Cottage
Down Street Farm
Funnells Farm
Martins Cottage
Ruttingham Farm
Woodcock Farm
Yew Tree
Historical records

6th Jun 1841CensusStephen Durrant, M, Head, age 55 to 59, born Sussex; occupation: farmerStephen Durrant, farmerDown Street1841 Census
Fletching, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusLucy Durrant, F, [Wife], age 60 to 64, born SussexLucy Durrant [Hartfield]
6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Weston, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantHenry Weston
6th Jun 1841CensusMarshal Wheatly, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantMarshall John Wheatley, blacksmith, famer and beerhouse keeper
6th Jun 1841CensusMaria Skinner, F, age 14, born Sussex; occupation ServantMaria Skinner
6th Jun 1841CensusJoseph Martin, M, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation: hucksterJoseph Martin, farmer
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Martin, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born SussexSarah Martin [Durrant]
6th Jun 1841CensusMaria Martin, F, [Daughter], age 5, born SussexMaria Martin
6th Jun 1841CensusJoseph Martin, M, [Son], age 3, born SussexJoseph Martin
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Martin, M, [Son], age 6 months, born SussexJames Martin

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Curd, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Curd, farm labourerDown Street1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Curd, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexMary Burley [Curd] [Taylor]
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Curd, M, [Son], age 9, born SussexWilliam Curd
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Curd, F, [Daughter], age 6, born SussexMary Ann Curd
6th Jun 1841CensusStephen Curd, M, [Son], age 1, born SussexStephen Curd

6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Carr, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerGeorge CarrDown Street1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Carr, F, [Wife], age 28, born SussexMary Ann Carr [Weller]
6th Jun 1841CensusNoah Carr, M, [Son], age 8, born SussexNoah Carr Weller, gamekeeper
6th Jun 1841CensusPhoebe Carr, F, [Daughter], age 5, born SussexAnn Carr
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Carr, F, [Daughter], age 3, born SussexPhoebe Carr
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Carr, M, [Son], age 1, born SussexGeorge Carr

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn King, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn King, farm labourerDown Street1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusHannah King, F, [Wife], age 50 to 54, born SussexHannah King
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas King, M, [Son], age 18, born SussexThomas King
6th Jun 1841CensusEsther King, F, [Daughter], age 16, born SussexEsther King

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Allen, M, Head, age 47, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas AllenDown Street1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusLucy Allen, F, [Wife], age 50 to 54, born SussexLucy Allen
6th Jun 1841CensusCharles Allen, M, [Son], age 18, born SussexCharles Allen
6th Jun 1841CensusAnne Allen, F, [Daughter], age 15, born SussexAnne Allen
6th Jun 1841CensusHarriet Allen, F, [Daughter], age 12, born SussexHarriett Allen
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Allen, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexMary Allen
6th Jun 1841CensusFrances Allen, F, [Daughter], age 7, born SussexFrances Allen
6th Jun 1841CensusEliza Allen, F, [Daughter], age 3, born SussexEliza Bedwell [Allen]
6th Jun 1841CensusEliza Moon, F, age 2, born SussexEliza Moon

6th Jun 1841CensusAnne Packham, F, Head, age 76, born SussexAnn PackhamDown Street1841 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Packham, M, [Son], age 43, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Packham, farm labourer
6th Jun 1841CensusLucy Packham, F, [Daughter-in-law], age 40 to 44, born SussexLucy Packham [Osborne]
6th Jun 1841CensusAnne Packham, F, [Grand-daughter], age 15 to 19, born SussexAnne Packham
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Packham, M, [Grand-son], age 7, born SussexJames Packham
6th Jun 1841CensusSusannah Chatfield, F, age 15 to 19, born SussexSusannah Chatfield

1851Constable, Thomas; occupation FarmerThomas Constable, farmerDown StreetPost Office Directory

1851Durrant, StephenStephen Durrant, farmerDown StreetPost Office Directory

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Cox, farm labourerDown Street1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeEliza Cox [Wheatley]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEliza Cox
30th Mar 1851CensusSonHenry Cox

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Morris, farm labourerDown Street1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeSarah Morris
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterMary Morris
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarHarriott Morris
30th Mar 1851CensusLodger; widowed; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Cox

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, occupation: farm labourerHenry Chatfield, farm labourerDown Street1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeElizabeth Chatfield [Hope]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterCharlotte Wheatley [Chatfield]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEmily Chatfield
30th Mar 1851CensusSonWilliam Chatfield
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterCaroline Chatfield
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEsther Chatfield
30th Mar 1851CensusSonCharles Chatfield

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerJohn Evenden, farm labourerDown Street1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeSusannah Evenden
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterHarriet Evenden
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: scholarWilliam Evenden
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: scholarEdwin Evenden
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarLouisa Evenden
30th Mar 1851CensusSonGeorge Evenden

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Farm labourerWilliam RidleyDown Street1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMary Ann Ridley
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterSarah A. Ridley

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Farm labourerSimeon RichardsDown Street1851 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeElizabeth Richards
30th Mar 1851CensusSonWilliam Richards
30th Mar 1851CensusMother; widowedAnne Richards

1867Directory entryConstable Thomas, farmer, Down streetDown streetPost Office Directory

1874Directory entryConstable Mary (Mrs.), farmer, Down streetDown streetPost Office Directory

c 1875Splaynes Green & Down Street, West of Maresfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyDown Street

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Mepham, M, Head, married, age 61, born Fletching, employs 4 labourers; occupation: farmerJames Meopham, farm labourerDown Street1881 Census
Fletching, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnsley Mepham, F, Wife, married, age 59, born FletchingAnsley Mepham [Brown]
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Mepham, M, Son, single, age 17, born Fletching; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Mepham
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Mitchell, M, Servant, single, age 17, born Maresfield; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Mitchell
3rd Apr 1881CensusMartha Brown, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Fletching; occupation: general servantMartha Brown

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Avis, M, Head, married, age 34, born Fletching; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Avis, farm labourerDown Street1881 Census
Fletching, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Ann Avis, F, Wife, married, age 28, born MaresfieldSarah Ann Avis [Fox]
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Avis, M, Son, single, age 7, born Fletching; occupation: scholarWilliam Avis
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie Martha Avis, F, Daughter, single, age 1, born FletchingAnnie Martha Avis

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Allen, M, Head, married, age 36, born Fletching; occupation: farm labourerThomas AllenDown Street1881 Census
Fletching, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Jane Allen, F, Wife, married, age 33, born FletchingEmily Jane Allen
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Thomas Allen, M, Son, single, age 7, born Fletching; occupation: scholarGeorge Thomas Allen
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice E. Allen, F, Daughter, single, age 6, born Maresfield; occupation: scholarAlice E. Allen
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily J. Allen, F, Daughter, single, age 4, born FletchingEmily Jane Allen
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth M. Allen, F, Daughter, single, age 2, born FletchingElizabeth Martha Allen
3rd Apr 1881CensusSophia Constable, F, Aunt, single, age 52, born Fletching; occupation Alms womanSophia Constable

3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Constable, M, Head, married, age 45, born Barcombe, occupation: farm labourerHarry Constable, farm labourerDown Street1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusLucy Constable, F, Wife, married, age 36, born FletchingLucy Constable
3rd Apr 1881CensusRuth Constable, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born MaresfieldRuth Constable
3rd Apr 1881CensusJasper Constable, M, Son, age 10, born Maresfield, occupation: scholarJasper Constable
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ann Constable, F, Daughter, age 8, born Maresfield, occupation: scholarMary Ann Constable
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Constable, M, Son, age 6 w, born MaresfieldHarry Constable

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Mitchell, M, Head, married, age 67, born Fletching; occupation: bricklayerWilliam Mitchell, bricklayerDown Street1881 Census
Maresfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Mitchell, F, Wife, married, age 54, born HoughtonSarah Mitchell [Merriott]
3rd Apr 1881CensusFred Mitchell, M, Son, age 12, born Maresfield; occupation: scholarFred Mitchell, bricklayer

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