The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Broadwater Forest      Tunbridge Wells  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1883Pelton's Illustrated Guide to Tunbridge Wells by J. Radford Thomson, M.A. ⇒ p. 122

Places in Broadwater Forest
Adams Well
Bonds Cottage
Broadwater House
Broadwater Lodge
Cape of Good Hope [a.k.a. High Rocks Inn]
Eridge Villa
High Rocks
Owl House
Ramsley
Ropers Gate
Slaughter House
Spratsbrook [a.k.a. Flying Horse] Farm
Strawberry Hill
The Cottage
Waggons Gate House
Warren House
Historical records

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Fry, M, Head, age 33, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Fry, farmerBroadwater Forest1841 Census
Tunbridge Wells, Kent & Frant, Sussex
Mary Fry, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexMary Fry [Cramp]
William Fry, M, [Son], age 10, born SussexWilliam Fry, coachman
Harriott Fry, F, [Daughter], age 8, born SussexHarriett Jenner [Fry]
James Fry, M, [Son], age 4, born SussexJames Fry
Saryann Fry, F, [Daughter], age 1, born SussexSarah Ann Batchelor [Fry]

6th Jun 1841CensusJames Cramp, M, Head, age 69, born Sussex, occupation: farmerJames Cramp, farmerBroadwater Forest1841 Census
Tunbridge Wells, Kent & Frant, Sussex
Sarah Baldock, F, age 55 to 59, occupation: servantSarah Baldock

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Young, M, Head, age 60 to 64; occupation FARMERJohn YoungBroadwater Forest1841 Census
Tunbridge Wells, Kent & Frant, Sussex
Jane Young, F, [Wife], age 55 to 59, born SussexJane Young
Richard Young, M, [Son], age 33; occupation SAWYERRichard Young
Thomas Young, M, [Son], age 30 to 34; occupation Farm labourerThomas Young
Sophia Young, F, [Daughter], age 20 to 24Sophia Young
John Young, M, [Son], age 16; occupation Farm labourerJohn Young
Eliza Turner, F, age 23Eliza Turner
Jane Turner, F, age 1, born SussexJane Turner
Jane Stiles, F, age 82; occupation IndependentJane Stiles

6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Hemsley, M, Head, age 38, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHenry Helmsley, farm labourerBroadwater Forest1841 Census
Tunbridge Wells, Kent & Frant, Sussex
Sarah Hemsley, F, [Wife], age 31, born SussexSarah Helmsley [Botten]
Eliza Hemsley, F, [Daughter], age 7, born SussexEliza Dadswell [Hemsley]
Charlotte Hemsley, F, [Daughter], age 5, born SussexCharlotte Hemsley
Sophia Hemsley, F, [Daughter], age 3, born SussexSophia Hemsley
Mary Ann Hemsley, F, [Daughter], age 1Mary Ann Hemsley

6th Jun 1841CensusFrances Edwards, F, Head, age 24, born Sussex; occupation: dressmakerFrances Edwards, dressmakerBroadwater Forest1841 Census
Tunbridge Wells, Kent & Frant, Sussex

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Shoebridge, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Shoebridge, farm bailiffBroadwater Forest1841 Census
Tunbridge Wells, Kent & Frant, Sussex
Sophia Cole, F, [Servant], age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: servantSophia Cole [Shoebridge]
Eliza Cole, F, [Servant's daughter], age 11Eliza Cole
William Cole, M, [Servant's son], age 9William Cole

6th Jun 1841CensusStephen Cavie, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerStephen Cavie, farm labourerBroadwater Forest1841 Census
Tunbridge Wells, Kent & Frant, Sussex
Ann Cavie, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexAnn Cavie
Eliza Cavie, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexEliza Cavie
Stephen Cavie, M, [Son], age 8, born SussexStephen Cavie
Edmond Cavie, M, [Son], age 4, born SussexEdmond Cavie
Joseph Cavie, M, [Son], age 1, born SussexJoseph Cavie
Caroline Vineall, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantCaroline Pratt [Vinall]

6th Jun 1841CensusDavid Dann, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerDavid Dann, farm labourerBroadwater Forest1841 Census
Tunbridge Wells, Kent & Frant, Sussex
Elizabeth Dann, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexElizabeth Dann [Walter]
Eliza Dann, F, [Daughter], age 8, born SussexEliza Dann
Dinah Dann, F, [Daughter], age 6, born SussexDinah Dann

6th Jun 1841CensusCharles Latter, M, Head, age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerCharles Latter, farm labourerBroadwater Forest1841 Census
Tunbridge Wells, Kent & Frant, Sussex
Priscilla Latter, F, [Wife], age 60 to 64, born SussexPriscilla Latter [Wallis]
Henry Latter, M, [Son], age 15 to 19, born SussexHenry Latter, carman
Elizabeth Latter, F, [Daughter], age 14, born SussexElizabeth Latter
Ellen Latter, F, [Daughter], age 8Ellen Latter

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Farm labourerJames TompkinBroadwater Forest1851 Census
Frant, Sussex
WifeMary Tompkin
SonGeorge Tompkin
DaughterSusanna Tompkin
SonJames Tompkin
Mother; widowed; occupation PAUPERElizabeth Tompkin

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farmerThomas Fry, farmerBroadwater Forest1851 Census
Frant, Sussex
WifeMary Fry [Cramp]
DaughterHarriett Jenner [Fry]
SonJames Fry
DaughterSarah Ann Batchelor [Fry]
Son; occupation: scholarGeorge Fry
Son; occupation: scholarThomas Fry
DaughterSophia Fry
Brother-in-law; occupation: farm labourerJohn Cramp

7th Apr 1861CensusTraton Bishop, M, Head, married, age 35, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: carterTrayton Bishop, farm labourerBroadwater Forest1861 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
Frances Bishop, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Mayfield, SussexFrances Bishop [Sellens]
Frances Bishop, F, Daughter, age 12, born Mayfield, SussexFrances Bishop
Alfred Bishop, M, Son, age 9, born Mayfield, SussexAlfred Bishop, miller
Martha Bishop, F, Daughter, age 1, born Mayfield, SussexMartha Bishop

7th Apr 1861CensusThomas Fry, M, Head, widowed, age 52, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Fry, farmerBroadwater Forest1861 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
James Fry, M, Son, single, age 24, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Fry
Sarah Fry, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: housekeeperSarah Ann Batchelor [Fry]
Thomas Fry, M, Son, single, age 16, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: carterThomas Fry
Sophia Fry, F, Daughter, single, age 11, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholarSophia Fry

7th Apr 1861CensusJoseph Sales, M, Head, married, age 45, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJoseph Sales, farm labourerBroadwater Forest1861 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
Phoebe Sales, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Frant, SussexPhoebe Sales [Brooker]
Henry Sales, M, Son, single, age 18, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHenry Sales, gardener
Joseph Sales, M, Son, single, age 16, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: shoemaker's boyJoseph Sales
Sarah Latter Sales, F, Daughter, age 13, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarSarah Latter Sales
John W Sales, M, Son, age 10, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJohn William Sales, farm labourer
Samuel Sales, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarSamuel Sales, gardener
Lucy Sales, F, Daughter, age 5, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarLucy Wicker [Sales]
Phoebe Sales, F, Daughter, age 3, born Rotherfield, SussexPhoebe Sales
Susanna Sales, F, Daughter, age 11m, born Frant, SussexSusanna Sales

7th Apr 1861CensusJames Tompkin, M, Head, married, age 47, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Tompkin, farm labourerBroadwater Forest1861 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
Mary Tompkin, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Frant, SussexMary Tompkin
George Tompkin, M, Son, single, age 21, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Tompkin
Susan Tompkin, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Frant, SussexSusan Tompkin
Agness Tompkin, F, Daughter, age 9, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholarAgness Tompkin
Henry Tompkin, M, Son, age 5, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholarHenry Tompkin

2nd Apr 1871CensusThomas Fry, M, Head, widowed, age 63, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: gardener's labourerThomas Fry, farmerBroadwater Forest1871 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
James Fry, M, Son, single, age 34, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: railway platelayerJames Fry
Thomas Fry, M, Son, single, age 26, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Fry
Margaret Fry, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: housekeeperSophia Fry
Unnamed Fry, M, Grandson, age 1m, born Frant, SussexUnnamed Fry
Unnamed Fry, M, Grandson, age 1m, born Frant, SussexUnnamed Fry
Mary A Dray, F, Visitor, single, age 28, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: laundressMary A. Dray

2nd Apr 1871CensusGeorge Batchelor, M, Head, married, age 26, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: gardener's labourerGeorge Batchelor, gardener's labourerBroadwater Forest1871 Census
Frant and Tunbridge Wells, Sussex
Sarah A Batchelor, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: gardener's labourer's wifeSarah A. Batchelor
George Batchelor, M, Son, age 1m, born Frant, SussexGeorge Batchelor

c 1875Broadwater Forest, Eridge - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyBroadwater Forest

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Martin, M, Head, married, age 24, born Rotherfield; occupation: garden labourerGeorge Martin, garden labourerCottage, Broadwater Forest1881 Census
Frant, Sussex
Harriett Martin, F, Wife, married, age 25, born RotherfieldHarriett Martin [Latter]
Annie B. Martin, F, Daughter, age 2, born RotherfieldAnnie Bertha Martin
Ada A. Martin, F, Daughter, age 1, born FrantAda Alice Martin

3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert Stevens, M, Head, married, age 23, born Rotherfield; occupation GamekeeperAlbert StevensCottage, Broadwater Forest1881 Census
Frant, Sussex
Martha C. Stevens, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Brighton; occupation DressmakerMartha Stevens [Castle]

1905Broadwater ForestBroadwater Forest, Tunbridge Wells painted by A.R. QuintonPrivate collection

1909High Rocks, BroadwaterHigh Rocks, Broadwater, Tunbridge WellsBroadwater ForestPrivate collection

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