The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1798The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent - Volume VII by Edward Hastedp. 73
1840New Guide for Tunbridge Wells by John Colbran and edited by James Phippen ⇒ p. 220
1874A History of The Weald of Kent with an outline of the History of the County to the present time, Volume II by Robert Furley, F.S.A.p. 13; p. 457; p. 494; p. 745
1914Highways and Byways in Kent by Walter Jerrold with Illustrations by Hugh Thomson ⇒ p. 253

Historical records

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Holmwood, M, Head, widowed, age 29, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: blacksmithGeorge John Holmwood, blacksmithBedgbury1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Tolhurst, F, Servant, single, age 48, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: housekeeperAnn Tolhurst
3rd Apr 1881CensusKate Tolhurst, F, Boarder, age 13, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarKate Tolhurst

3rd Apr 1881CensusJesse Brabon, M, Head, married, age 56, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerJesse Brabon, farm labourerBedgbury1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Brabon, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Goudhurst, KentEmily Brabon
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert Brabon, M, Son, age 11, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarAlbert Brabon
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Brabon, F, Daughter, age 4, born Goudhurst, KentEmily Brabon

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Styles, M, Head, married, age 58, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerJames Styles, farm labourerMr Hopes Stables1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Styles, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Horsmonden, KentHarriett Styles
3rd Apr 1881CensusCaroline A. Styles, F, Daughter, single, age 25, born Goudhurst, KentCaroline A. Styles
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdwin T. Styles, M, Son, single, age 18, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerEdwin T. Styles
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames E. Styles, M, Son, single, age 13, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarJames E. Styles
3rd Apr 1881CensusKate J. Styles, F, Daughter, age 11, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarKate J. Styles

3rd Apr 1881CensusFanny A. Parks, F, Head, married, age 46, born Lambeth, SurreyFanny A. ParksMr Hopes Stables1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice H. Parks, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: nurse and domestic servantAlice H. Parks
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmolie C. Parks, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: dressmakerEmolie C. Parks
3rd Apr 1881CensusEleanor A. Parks, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Goudhurst, KentEleanor A. Parks
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam F. Parks, M, Son, age 14, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarWilliam F. Parks
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur M. Parks, M, Son, age 12, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarArthur M. Parks
3rd Apr 1881CensusFanny E. Parks, F, Daughter, age 4, born Goudhurst, KentFanny E. Parks
3rd Apr 1881CensusInfant Parks, M, Son, age 1 m, born Goudhurst, KentInfant Parks

3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Tester, M, Head, married, age 48, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerAlfred Tester, farm labourerMr Hopes Stables1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Tester, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Rotherfield, SussexAnn Tester
3rd Apr 1881CensusMatilda Tester, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: dressmakerMatilda Tester
3rd Apr 1881CensusFlora Tester, F, Daughter, age 10, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarFlora Tester
3rd Apr 1881CensusAdelaide C. Tester, F, Daughter, age 8, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarAdelaide C. Tester
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdith Tester, F, Daughter, age 2, born Goudhurst, KentEdith Tester

3rd Apr 1881CensusSamuel Boorman, M, Head, married, age 54, born Goudhurst, Kent, occupation: groom and domestic servantSamuel Boorman, groom and domestic servantMr Hopes Stables1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Boorman, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Benenden, KentSarah Boorman [Tolhurst]
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Boorman, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Goudhurst, KentSarah Boorman
3rd Apr 1881CensusFanny Boorman, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Goudhurst, Kent, occupation: dressmakerFanny Walter [Boorman]
3rd Apr 1881CensusEsther Boorman, F, Daughter, age 13, born Goudhurst, Kent, occupation: scholarEsther Boorman
3rd Apr 1881CensusMinnie Boorman, F, Daughter, age 11, born Goudhurst, Kent, occupation: scholarMinnie Boorman

1912Bedgebury HouseBedgebury House, Goudhurst photographed by Valentine's seriesPrivate collection

c 1917BegeburyBegebury, GoudhurstJim Smith's records

1918Bedgebury ParkBedgebury Park, GoudhurstJim Smith's records

1919The Drive, BedgeburyThe Drive, Bedgebury photographed by R. Midmer, Post Office, GoudhurstPrivate collection

c 1930Bedgebury ParkBedgebury Park, GoudhurstJim Smith's records

1959The Lake, Bedgebury National ParkThe Lake, Bedgebury National ParkJim Smith's records

1970Bedgebury SchoolBedgebury School, GoudhurstJim Smith's records

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