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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. 67

Places in Downash
Downash Farm
Honeycrocks
Historical records

30th Mar 1851CensusNathaniel Seymour, bailiff, M, Head, married, age 45, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: bailiff, for Mr Moses Filder, Eastbourne, 120 acres of marsh land employing no handsNathaniel Seymour, bailiffDownash1851 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusMary Seymour, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Ewhurst, SussexMary Seymour
30th Mar 1851CensusThomas Seymour, M, Son, single, age 21, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Seymour
30th Mar 1851CensusWilliam Seymour, M, Son, single, age 18, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Seymour
30th Mar 1851CensusJames Seymour, M, Son, single, age 12, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Seymour
30th Mar 1851CensusEliza Seymour, F, Daughter, single, age 10, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: scholarEliza Seymour

30th Mar 1851CensusWilliam Page, farm labourer, M, Head, married, age 61, born Ninfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Page, farm labourerDownash Cottage1851 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusSarah Page, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Ashburnham, SussexSarah Page

3rd Apr 1881CensusDavid Shelley, M, Head, married, age 57, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: twine makerDavid Shelley, twine makerDownash1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrances Shelley, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Hailsham, SussexFrances Shelley
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrances S. Shelley, F, Daughter, single, age 28, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: twine winderFrances S. Shelley
3rd Apr 1881CensusStephen W. Shelley, M, Son, single, age 26, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: twine makerStephen W. Shelley
3rd Apr 1881CensusRhoda Shelley, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: charwomanRhoda Shelley
3rd Apr 1881CensusStephen T. Shelley, M, Grandson, age 6, born Hailsham, SussexStephen T. Shelley
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrederick C. Gasson, M, Nephew, single, age 20, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerFrederick C. Gasson

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Saunders, M, Head, married, age 39, born Hellingly, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Saunders, farm labourerDownash1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusCaroline Saunders, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Hellingly, SussexCaroline Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Saunders, M, Son, single, age 15, born Hellingly, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Saunders, M, Son, single, age 13, born Hellingly, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHenry Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusClara Saunders, F, Daughter, age 11, born Hellingly, Sussex; occupation: scholarClara Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusKate Saunders, F, Daughter, age 9, born Hellingly, Sussex; occupation: scholarKate Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdmund Saunders, M, Son, age 7, born Hellingly, Sussex; occupation: scholarEdmund Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah J. Saunders, F, Daughter, age 5, born Hellingly, SussexSarah J. Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Saunders, M, Son, age 3, born Hailsham, SussexCharles Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdith Saunders, F, Daughter, age 1, born Hailsham, SussexEdith Saunders

3rd Apr 1881CensusDaniel Simmonds, M, Head, married, age 70, born Ashington, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerDaniel Simmonds, farm labourerDownash1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusElvia Simmonds, F, Wife, married, age 66, born Goring, Sussex; handicap: deafElvia Simmonds
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Simmonds, M, Son, single, age 37, born Ashington, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Simmonds

3rd Apr 1881CensusNathanial Seymour, M, Head, married, age 47, born Buxstead, Sussex; occupation: general labourerNathanial Seymour, general labourerDownash1881 Census
Hailsham, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMercy Seymour, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Hailsham, SussexMercy Seymour
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Seymour, M, Son, age 12, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: scholarGeorge Seymour
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdith Seymour, F, Daughter, age 9, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: scholarEdith Seymour
3rd Apr 1881CensusJonathan Seymour, M, Son, age 7, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: scholarJonathan Seymour
3rd Apr 1881CensusDavid Seymour, M, Son, age 7, born Hailsham, Sussex; occupation: scholarDavid Seymour
3rd Apr 1881CensusPercival E. Seymour, M, Son, age 4, born Hailsham, SussexPercival E. Seymour

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