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1766The History of Tunbridge Wells by Thomas Benge Burr ⇒ p. 267
1810Tunbridge Wells and its Neighbourhood by Paul Amsinck and Letitia Byrnep. 80
1830Guide of Tunbridge Wells ⇒ p. 165
1835The History, Antiquities and Topography of the County of Sussex by Thomas Walker Horsfield, F.S.A.p. 390
1868Notes on East Grinstead by J. C. Stenning ⇒ p. 142
1906The History of East Grinstead by Wallace Henry Hillsp. 200

Historical records

c 1795Forest Row, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamKiddbrook

1805SoldSir Henry Nevill, 2nd Earl of AbergavennyKidbrookewww.thepeerage.com

1809KidbrookeKidbrooke, Forest Row by Paul Amsinck & engraved by Letitia ByrneLetitia ByrneAmsinck's Tunbridge Wells

6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Padgham, M, Head, age 61, born Sussex; occupation FarmerHenry PadgamKidbrook Gate House1841 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusCharlotte Padgham, F, [Wife], age 62, born SussexCharlotte Padgam
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Padgham, M, [Son], age 23, born SussexWilliam Padgam
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Padgham, M, [Son], age 16, born SussexJohn Padgham
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Weeks, F, age 70 to 74, born Sussex; occupation IndependentAnn Weeks

6th Jun 1841CensusJames Wood, M, Head, age 55 to 59, born Sussex; occupation GamekeeperJames WoodKeepers House, Kidbrook Lane1841 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusJane Wood, F, [Daughter], age 25 to 29, born SussexJane Wood
6th Jun 1841CensusLouisa Awcock, F, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation servantLouisa Awcock

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Coomber, M, Head, age 75 to 79, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerThomas Coomber, farm labourerKeepers House, Kidbrook Lane1841 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Coomber, F, [Wife], age 74, born SussexMary Coomber
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Scott, M, age 13, born SussexWilliam Scott

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Southan, M, Head, age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation GardenerWilliam SouthamKidbrook Lane, Forest Row1841 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Southan, F, [Wife], age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation School MistressMary Southam [Hall]

6th Jun 1841CensusMary Middleton, F, Head, age 33, born Sussex; occupation ServantMary MiddletonKidbrook House1841 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Weller, F, age 29, born Sussex; occupation: servantSarah Weller
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah May, F, age 26, born Sussex; occupation ServantSarah May
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth May, F, age 21, born Sussex; occupation ServantElizabeth May
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Wickins, M, age 24, born Sussex; occupation GardenerWilliam Wickins, gardener

6th Jun 1841CensusAlexander Mcpherson, M, Head, age 45 to 49, born Scotland; occupation GardenerAlexander McPhersonKidbrook Garden House1841 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Mcpherson, M, [Son], age 9, born SussexJohn McPherson
6th Jun 1841CensusEliza Mcpherson, F, [Daughter], age 6, born SussexEliza McPherson
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Dumsday, F, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: servantElizabeth Dumsday

30th Mar 1851CensusServant, occupation: gardener and bailiffWalter CambellKidbrook1851 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusServant, occupation: laundrymaidSarah Boulter
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation LAUNDRY MAIDMary Young
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: housemaidElizabeth Dexter
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: dairy maidMary Elsey
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation GARDENERGeorge Payne

1867Directory entryNesbett Alexander esq., Kidbrooke parkKidbrooke parkPost Office Directory

1867Directory entryPlayford George Frederick, esq., Kidbrooke cottageKidbrooke cottagePost Office Directory

1874Directory entryFielder George, Kidbrooke parkKidbrooke parkPost Office Directory

3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Weeding, M, Head, widowed, age 58, born Hartfield; occupation Farm labourerJoseph WeedingKidbrook Lodge1881 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusCaroline Weeding, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Hartfield; occupation HousekeeperCaroline Weeding
3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Weeding, M, Son, single, age 17, born Hartfield; occupation Farm labourerJoseph Weeding
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Weeding, M, Son, single, age 14, born Maresfield; occupation Farm labourerHenry Weeding
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Weeding, M, Son, age 12, born Cowden, Kent; occupation ScholarJohn Weeding

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Scott, M, Head, married, age 60, born Croydon, Surrey; occupation PensionerGeorge ScottKidbrook House1881 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Scott, F, Wife, married, age 62, born Croydon, SurreyEliza Scott
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Readhead, F, Servant, single, age 46, born Yorkshire; occupation HousemaidMary Readhead
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Canning, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Hampshire, occupation: housemaidEmily Canning
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Edwd. Tyler, M, Servant, single, age 69, born London; occupation GroomGeorge Edward Tyler

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Tester, M, Head, married, age 42, born East Grinstead; occupation GardenerJohn TesterKidbrook Gardener Cottage1881 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusLaura Tester, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Brixton, SurreyLaura Tester
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Tester, M, Son, single, age 22, born East Grinstead; occupation CarpenterGeorge Tester

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Brooker, M, Head, married, age 56, born Worth; occupation: farm bailiffJames Brooker, farm bailiffKidbrook Bailiff Cottage1881 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Brooker, F, Wife, married, age 50, born WorthMary Brooker [Dench]
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Robt. Brooker, M, Son, age 12, born Surrey; occupation: scholarJames Robert Brooker
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Dench, F, Mother, widowed, age 73, born WorthAnn Dench

1882Directory entryFreshfield Hen.Ray J.P., Kidbrooke parkKidbrooke parkKelly's Directory

1882Directory entryGreen Miss, Kidbrooke cottageKidbrooke cottageKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusMargaret E Moore, F, Head, single, age 38, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: living on own meansMargaret E Moore, living on own meansKidbrook Cottage1891 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMina Clarke, F, Servant, single, age 37, born Warnham, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servantMina Clarke
5th Apr 1891CensusEdith Walker, F, Servant, single, age 18, born London, Middlesex; occupation: general domestic servantEdith Walker

5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Scott, M, Head, married, age 70, born Croydon, Surrey; occupation: caretakerGeorge Scott, caretakerKidbrook Lodge1891 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEliza Scott, F, Wife, married, age 72, born Croydon, SurreyEliza Scott

5th Apr 1891CensusJoseph Weeding, M, Head, widowed, age 67, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJoseph Weeding, farm labourerKidbrook Lodge1891 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusCaroline Weeding, F, Daughter, single, age 32, born Hartfield, SussexCaroline Weeding
5th Apr 1891CensusJoseph Weeding, M, Son, single, age 28, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJoseph Weeding

5th Apr 1891CensusHenry R Freshfield, M, Head, married, age 77, born Lothbury, London; occupation: living on own meansHenry R Freshfield, living on own meansKidbrook1891 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusJane G Freshfield, F, Wife, married, age 76, born Patcham, SussexJane G Freshfield
5th Apr 1891CensusMarianne Hekewich, F, Niece, married, age 60, born Lothbury, LondonMarianne Hekewich
5th Apr 1891CensusHilda Hekewich, F, Great Niece, single, age 3, born Marylebone, LondonHilda Hekewich
5th Apr 1891CensusMabel F Hekewich, F, Great Niece, single, age 20, born Marylebone, LondonMabel F Hekewich
5th Apr 1891CensusAnne Whiteman, F, Servant, single, age 40, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: ladysmaid and domestic servantAnne Whiteman
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Hall, F, Servant, widowed, age 50, born Hanmer, Shropshire; occupation: housekeeper and domestic servantMary Hall
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Nelson, F, Servant, single, age 40, born Isle Of Man; occupation: ladysmaid and domestic servantElizabeth Nelson
5th Apr 1891CensusMary J English, F, Servant, single, age 43, born Peterborough; occupation: housemaid and domestic servantMary J English
5th Apr 1891CensusLaura Morley, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Badwell Ash, Suffolk; occupation: housemaid and domestic servantLaura Morley
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Bell, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Rusthall, Kent; occupation: housemaid and domestic servantAlice Bell
5th Apr 1891CensusEllen Woodman, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Grittleton, Wiltshire; occupation: kitchenmaid and domestic servantEllen Woodman
5th Apr 1891CensusMartha Fogden, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Billingshurst, Sussex; occupation: scullerymaid and domestic servantMartha Fogden
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Bradley, M, Servant, married, age 53, born Castle Cary, Somerset; occupation: butler and domestic servantWilliam Bradley
5th Apr 1891CensusHerbert Smith, M, Servant, single, age 25, born Pitmarsh, Essex; occupation: footman and domestic servantHerbert Smith
5th Apr 1891CensusFrank Speak, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Leeds, Yorkshire; occupation: houseboy and domestic servantFrank Speak

5th Apr 1891CensusJoseph Hardman, M, Head, married, age 54, born Netherton, Lancashire; occupation: coachman and domestic servantJoseph Hardman, coachman and domestic servantKidbrook Stables1891 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Hardman, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Hollingbourne, KentElizabeth Hardman
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Chalkley, M, Servant, single, age 23, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: groom and domestic servantGeorge Chalkley
5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Searle, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Uckfield, Sussex; occupation: groom and domestic servantCharles Searle

5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Tester, M, Head, married, age 72, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: gardenerJohn Tester, gardenerGardener's Cottage, Kidbrook1891 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusLaura Tester, F, Wife, married, age 57, born LondonLaura Tester

5th Apr 1891CensusJames Brooker, M, Head, married, age 65, born Worth, Sussex; occupation: farm bailiffJames Brooker, farm bailiffBailiff's Cottage, Kidbrook1891 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Brooker, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Worth, Sussex; occupation: dairy womanMary Brooker [Dench]
5th Apr 1891CensusJames R Brooker, M, Son, single, age 22, born Capel, Surrey; occupation: carpenterJames Robert Brooker

5th Apr 1891CensusJonathan Richardson, M, Head, married, age 35, born Forest Row, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJonathan Richardson, farm labourerKidbrook Hill Cottage1891 Census
East Grinstead, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusCharlotte Richardson, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Forest Row, SussexCharlotte Richardson
5th Apr 1891CensusEsther M E Richardson, F, Daughter, age 7, born Forest Row, Sussex; occupation: scholarEsther M E Richardson
5th Apr 1891CensusFanny Richardson, F, Daughter, age 5, born Forest Row, SussexFanny Richardson
5th Apr 1891CensusJames Richardson, M, Son, age 3, born Forest Row, SussexJames Richardson
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Richardson, F, Daughter, age 2 months, born Forest Row, SussexElizabeth Richardson
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Miles, F, Stepdaughter, age 12, born Forest Row, SussexAlice Miles

c 1899Highgate and Kidbrooke, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyKidbrooke

1910Kidbrooke ParkKidbrooke Park, Forest RowPrivate collection

1911Kidbrooke LodgeKidbrooke Lodge, Forest Row photographed by Sayers Bros., Enterprise SeriesPrivate collection

1912Kidbrooke ParkKidbrooke Park, Forest RowPrivate collection
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