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  • Guestling Hall YHA

    Hi we were wardens at this hostel from 1971 to 1975 and both of our children were born in Hastings The upstairs flat was put in while we were there. When we first took the job we had odd rooms around the house as accommodation We still have friends around the world that we met ... read more

  • Missing Sister

    I don’t know how to start this so I will just give the facts. I am looking for my adopted sister. She was named Ann Bilsby and was born in Hastings in 1960. She will have dark hair. I do have some more information if anybody needs it. I know that she was adopted to ... read more

  • James William Gain Family Research

    I am seeking information on my Great Great Grandfather James William Gain and his parents. He married Matilda Sargent in Battle on April 3, 1836. It’s possible his father was Thomas Gain and his mother was Mercy Watson. I’m not sure of his birthdate. Possibly appox 1807 or 1808. Can anyone confirm that Thomas and ... read more

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  • Guestling Hall

    I have been trying to find any information on the genealogy of the family who owned Guestling Hall. My grandfather, Cedric Joyce grew up there with his two sisters before his parents divorce. However while searching online I haven’t been able to find any Joyce connected with Guestling Hall – only Upjohn. Is anyone able ... read more

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  • 18 a Year Farm?

    From Pauline Devlia: The birth certificate of my grandfather (1874) states his fathers occupation as a waggoner on 18 a year farm Guestling. Would this be eigtheenpounder farm that still exists? If so, does anyone have any more information. Also, as my great grandparents were married at St Laurence’s church I should like to visit. ... read more

  • White Hart Inn

    Does anyone have info on 1882 Landlord Ebenezer Ramsey who allegedly ‘watered the beer’, then hanged self from the scandal? ... read more

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  • Apps

    I have in my tree the Apps family living in Guestling 1851 onwards father Edward mother Sarah. ... read more

  • Fellowes Research

    Gabriella – I have linked Henry Fellows with his daughter-in-law. Sorry, it should be Henry Fellows married Susan Ann Gold at Icklesham in 1843 and his youngest son James Edward Richards Fellowes married Mary Elizabeth Baker at Icklesham in 1887. Almost immediately after their marriage they emigrated to Australia arriving in Fremantle in time for ... read more

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  • Honeysett

    My Great Grandfather was born in Guestling around 1874 I am looking for his birth record. Also a marriage for him about 1903 to Daisy Mildred Funnell. Can anyone help please. Thank you Lynda ... read more

  • Holiday Cottage Three Oaks

    Available for weeks and short breaks.Sleeps 4 and pets welcome. Call 0794 1373769 ... read more

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Guestling Hall YHA

Hi we were wardens at this hostel from 1971 to 1975 and both of our children were born in Hastings … more

Missing Sister

I don’t know how to start this so I will just give the facts. I am looking for my adopted … more

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