The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Modest Corner      Southborough  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1885Southborough - Its Chalybeate Springs, Climate and Attractions as a Health Resort by E. Paget Thurstan, M.D., B.A., M.R.C.S., L.S.A. ⇒ p. 52

Historical records

20th Oct 1861BirthTrayton CardModest CornerBrad Card's records

5th Feb 1863BirthEllen CardModest CornerBrad Card's records

1864BirthStephen CardModest CornerSouthborough Parish Registers

1865BirthAmy Chapman CardModest CornerSouthborough Parish Registers

1866BirthArthur Bradley CardModest CornerSouthborough Parish Registers

1868BirthWalter CardModest CornerSouthborough Parish Registers

1870BirthMabel CardModest CornerSouthborough Parish Registers

1872BirthGertrude Eliza CardModest CornerSouthborough Parish Registers

16th Mar 1873BirthGordon CardModest CornerBrad Card's records

1874BirthEdith Mary CardModest CornerSouthborough Parish Registers

1876BirthGeorge CardModest CornerSouthborough Parish Registers

1877BirthRupert CardModest CornerSouthborough Parish Registers

1879BirthCecil CardModest CornerSouthborough Parish Registers

3rd Apr 1881CensusMartha Spicer, F, Head, single, age 56, born Cambridge; occupation: laundressMartha Spicer, laundressModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrank Brown, M, Son in law, single, age 28, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: labourerFrank Brown

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Sale, M, Head, married, age 47, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: harness and ball makerJames Sale, harness and ball makerModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSusan Sale, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Southboro, KentSusan Sale
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Sale, M, Son, single, age 20, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: carpenters apprenticeWilliam Sale
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Sale, M, Son, age 14, born Worthing, Sussex; occupation: scholarGeorge Sale
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Brown, M, Lodger, widowed, age 67, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: gardenerGeorge Brown

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Wickens, M, Head, married, age 27, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Farm labourerWilliam Wickens, farm labourerModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Pauling, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Wiltshire; occupation HousekeeperSarah Pauling
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrank Pawling, M, Servant's son, age 11, born Shipbourne, Kent; occupation ScholarFrank Pawling

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Hollamby, M, Head, married, age 22, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: gardenerThomas William Hollamby, gardenerModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouisa Hollamby, F, Wife, married, age 21, born Southboro, KentLouisa Hollamby [Streeter]
3rd Apr 1881CensusJesse Hollamby, M, Son, age 4, born Southboro, KentJesse Hollamby
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouisa Hollamby, F, Daughter, age 1, born Southboro, KentLouisa Hollamby
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmila Anderson, F, Sister, age 18, born Southboro, KentEmila Anderson

3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Bonwick, F, Servant, single, age 33, born Penshurst, Kent, occupation: servantJane BonwickModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent

3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Card, M, Head, widowed, age 77, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: market gardenerJoseph Card, market gardenerModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Card, M, Son, single, age 52, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: market gardenerGeorge Card
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur Card, M, Nephew, age 8, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarArthur Card

3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert Carter, M, Head, married, age 25, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: brewer's assistantAlbert Carter, brewer's assistantModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Carter, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Hildenboro, KentMary Carter
3rd Apr 1881CensusFlorence E. Carter, F, Daughter, age 1, born Southboro, KentFlorence E. Carter
3rd Apr 1881CensusHorace Skinner, M, Visitor, age 9, born Hildenboro, Kent; occupation: scholarHorace Skinner

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Shorter, M, Head, married, age 36, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: plastererJames Shorter, plastererModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Shorter, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: laundressEmily Shorter
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam J. Shorter, M, Son, age 3, born Southboro, KentWilliam J. Shorter
3rd Apr 1881CensusJulia Shorter, F, Daughter, age 2, born Southboro, KentJulia Shorter
3rd Apr 1881CensusMinie Shorter, F, Daughter, age 1, born Southboro, KentMinie Shorter
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Allen, M, Father, widowed, age 76, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: gardenerJohn Allen

3rd Apr 1881CensusEdward White, M, Head, widowed, age 63, born Steadmarsh, Kent; occupation Retired BrewerEdward WhiteModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusJanette Holness, F, Niece, single, age 17, born Steadmarsh, KentJanette Holness

3rd Apr 1881CensusRobert John Phipps, M, Head, widowed, age 73, born London, employs 2 men; occupation BrewerRobert John PhippsModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMathew M. Phipps, M, Son, single, age 30, born Boxley, Kent; occupation BrewerMathew M. Phipps
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ann Bates, F, Servant, married, age 39, born London, occupation: housekeeperMary Ann Bates

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Brown, M, Head, widowed, age 64, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: market gardenerJames Brown, market gardenerModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Willers, F, Servant, single, age 49, born Gloucester; occupation HousekeeperMary Willers

3rd Apr 1881CensusAugust Bender, M, Head, married, age 52, born Germany, occupation: slipper makerAugust Bender, slipper makerModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Bender, F, Wife, married, age 46, born GermanyEliza Bender
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdward Bender, M, Son, single, age 20, born Germany, occupation: slipper makerEdward Bender
3rd Apr 1881CensusBerder Bender, F, Daughter, age 16, born London, occupation: slipper makerBerder Bender
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Bender, F, Daughter, age 15, born London, occupation: scholarMary Bender
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Bender, F, Daughter, age 9, born London, occupation: scholarElizabeth Bender
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Gibb, M, Grandson, age 3, born Tonbridge, KentJohn Gibb

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Hollamby, M, Head, married, age 38, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Hollamby, farm labourerModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Hollamby, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Wadhurst, SussexMary Ann Hollamby [Jenner]
3rd Apr 1881CensusAllice Jenner, F, Stepdaughter, age 7, born Pembury, KentAllice Jenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouisa Hollamby, F, Daughter, age 5, born Southboro, KentLouisa Hollamby
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Hollamby, M, Son, age 2, born Southboro, KentGeorge Hollamby
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie Hollamby, F, Daughter, age 9 m, born Southboro, KentAnnie Hollamby

3rd Apr 1881CensusStephen Card, M, Head, married, age 44, born Bullingstone, Kent; occupation: carpenterStephen Card, carpenterModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Card, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Southboro, KentEllen Card [Chapman]
3rd Apr 1881CensusStephen Card, M, Son, age 17, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: carpenterStephen Card
3rd Apr 1881CensusAmy C. Card, F, Daughter, age 15, born Southboro, KentAmy Chapman Card
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur B. Card, M, Son, age 14, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: errand boyArthur Bradley Card
3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter Card, M, Son, age 13, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarWalter Card
3rd Apr 1881CensusMable Card, F, Daughter, age 10, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarMabel Card
3rd Apr 1881CensusGertrude E. Card, F, Daughter, age 9, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarGertrude Eliza Card
3rd Apr 1881CensusGordon Card, M, Son, age 8, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarGordon Card
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdith M. Card, F, Daughter, age 7, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarEdith Mary Card
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Card, M, Son, age 5, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarGeorge Card
3rd Apr 1881CensusRupert Card, M, Son, age 3, born Southboro, KentRupert Card
3rd Apr 1881CensusCecil Card, M, Son, age 1, born Southboro, KentCecil Card

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Wheatley, M, Head, married, age 50, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: carpenterJames Wheatley, carpenterModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice Wheatley, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Brighton, SussexAlice Wheatley
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Wheatley, M, Son, single, age 24, born Gravesend, Kent; occupation: carpenterHarry Wheatley
3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter Wheatley, M, Son, age 18, born Gravesend, Kent; occupation: labourerWalter Wheatley
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Wheatley, M, Son, age 12, born Faversham, Kent; occupation: scholarJames Wheatley
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Wheatley, M, Son, age 10, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarThomas Wheatley
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Wheatley, M, Son, age 7, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarWilliam Wheatley
3rd Apr 1881CensusFanny Penfold, F, Servant, age 16, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation General servantFanny Penfold

3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Manktelow, M, Head, married, age 42, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: painterAlfred Manktelow, painterModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Manktelow, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Bromley, KentSarah Manktelow [Allen]
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred E. Manktelow, M, Son, age 18, born Bromley, Kent; occupation: gardenerAlfred E. Manktelow
3rd Apr 1881CensusRose Manktelow, F, Daughter, age 11, born Bromley, Kent; occupation: scholarRose Manktelow
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Thos. Manktelow, M, Son, age 8, born Bromley, Kent; occupation: scholarJohn Thomas Manktelow
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary E. Manktelow, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholarMary E. Manktelow
3rd Apr 1881CensusRobert A. Manktelow, M, Son, age 1, born Tunbridge Wells, KentRobert A. Manktelow

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Willard, M, Head, married, age 39, born Leigh, Kent; occupation Maker of cricket ballsWilliam WillardModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Willard, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Woolwich, KentMary Willard
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Willard, F, Daughter, age 16, born Tonbridge, KentMary Willard
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrances E. Willard, F, Daughter, age 13, born Tonbridge, KentFrances E. Willard
3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Willard, F, Daughter, age 11, born Leigh, Kent; occupation ScholarJane Willard
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Willard, M, Son, age 7, born Leigh, Kent; occupation ScholarHarry Willard
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Willard, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tonbridge, KentEmily Willard

3rd Apr 1881CensusFrederick Shorter, M, Head, married, age 45, born Stafford; occupation: labourerFrederick Shorter, labourerModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Shorter, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Frant, SussexSarah Shorter
3rd Apr 1881CensusJule Shorter, F, Daughter, age 16, born Rusthall, KentJule Shorter
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrederick Shorter, M, Son, age 14, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: labourerFrederick Shorter
3rd Apr 1881CensusFanny Shorter, F, Daughter, age 12, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarFanny Shorter
3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter Shorter, M, Son, age 9, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarWalter Shorter
3rd Apr 1881CensusLina Shorter, F, Daughter, age 6, born Woolwich, Kent; occupation: scholarLina Shorter
3rd Apr 1881CensusSidney Shorter, M, Son, age 4, born Southborough, KentSidney Shorter
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdith Shorter, F, Daughter, age 9 m, born Southborough, KentEdith Shorter

3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Ralph, M, Head, married, age 70, born Southborough, Kent; occupation: chimney sweepRichard Ralph, chimney sweepModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusLydia Ralph, F, Wife, married, age 75, born Chester, CheshireLydia Ralph
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrederick J. Ralph, M, Grandson, age 11, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholarFrederick J. Ralph

3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Coomber, F, Head, widowed, age 49, born Ashurst, Kent; occupation: laundressHarriett Coomber, laundressModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Coomber, M, Son, single, age 17, born Fordcomb, Kent; occupation: gardenerHenry Coomber
3rd Apr 1881CensusEsther Coomber, F, Daughter, age 14, born Bentham Hill, Kent; occupation: laundressEsther Coomber

3rd Apr 1881CensusJesse Funnell, M, Head, married, age 46, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: gardenerJesse Funnell, gardenerModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Funnell, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Speldhurst, KentJane Funnell [Maynard]
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Funnell, M, Son, single, age 17, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: gardenerHarry Funnell
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Funnell, F, Daughter, age 14, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarElizabeth Funnell
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily M. Funnell, F, Daughter, age 12, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarEmily M. Funnell
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice Funnell, F, Daughter, age 10, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarAlice Funnell
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Funnell, M, Son, age 6, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholarCharles Funnell
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie Funnell, F, Daughter, age 4, born Southboro, KentAnnie Funnell

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Casselden, M, Head, married, age 60, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: masonWilliam Casselden, masonModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSophia Casselden, F, Wife, married, age 65, born St Pancras, MiddlesexSophia Casselden
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah A. Casselden, F, Daughter, single, age 33, born Southboro, KentSarah A. Casselden

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas N. Ralph, M, Head, married, age 29, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: cow keeperThomas Noah Ralph, cow keeperModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Ralph, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Southboro, KentElizabeth Ralph [Casselden]
3rd Apr 1881CensusFlorence L. Ralph, F, Daughter, age 5, born Southboro, KentFlorence L. Ralph
3rd Apr 1881CensusPercy C. Ralph, M, Son, age 3, born Southboro, KentPercy C. Ralph

3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Taylor, M, Head, married, age 40, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation LabourerRichard TaylorModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Taylor, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Southboro, KentMary A. Taylor
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdward Hulbert, M, Nephew, age 11, born Wood Green, Middlesex; occupation ScholarEdward Hulbert

3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Chapman, F, Head, widowed, age 69, born Tonbridge, Kent, occupation: beer retailerAnn Chapman, beer retailerModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas H. Chapman, M, Son, single, age 39, born Tonbridge, Kent, occupation: plastererThomas H. Chapman

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Penticost, M, Head, married, age 45, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation DairymanHenry PenticostModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Penticost, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Tonbridge, Kent, WillardAnn Penticost
3rd Apr 1881CensusKate Penticost, F, Daughter, age 7, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation ScholarKate Penticost
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrank Penticost, M, Son, age 5, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation ScholarFrank Penticost
3rd Apr 1881CensusSpencer Penticost, M, Son, age 3, born Tonbridge, KentSpencer Penticost
3rd Apr 1881CensusNorman Penticost, M, Son, age 1, born Tonbridge, KentNorman Penticost
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Willard, M, Stepson, age 11, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation ScholarHenry Willard
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdith Willard, F, Stepdaughter, age 9, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation ScholarEdith Willard
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Penticost, M, Son, single, age 20, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation WheelwrightWilliam Penticost
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Penticost, F, Daughter, age 16, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation Dairy maidEllen Penticost
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Penticost, M, Son, age 14, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation Milk manAlfred Penticost

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Hunt, M, Head, widowed, age 55, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: gardenerGeorge Hunt, gardenerModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Hunt, F, Daughter, single, age 31, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: laundressEmily Hunt
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Hunt, F, Daughter, single, age 29, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: laundressEllen Hunt
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Hunt, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: laundressHarriett Hunt
3rd Apr 1881CensusHannah Hunt, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: laundressHannah Hunt

3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ann Carter, F, Head, widowed, age 53, born Penshurst, KentMary Ann CarterModest Corner1881 Census
Southborough, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdwin Carter, M, Son, single, age 22, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: gardenerEdwin Carter
3rd Apr 1881CensusHorace Carter, M, Son, single, age 18, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: gardenerHorace Carter
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Carter, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: dressmakerEmily Carter

13th Jul 1888DeathStephen Card, carpenterModest CornerBrad Card's records

1904Modest CornerModest Corner, SouthboroughPrivate collection

1907Modest CornerModest Corner, SouthboroughPrivate collection

1908Modest CornerModest Corner, SouthboroughPrivate collection

1925Modest CornerModest Corner, SouthboroughPrivate collection

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