The Slaugham Archives

The Brown family at Ashfold Lodge, Handcross
The Slaugham Archive
The Brown family at Ashfold Lodge, Handcross

James W. Brown and his wife, Elizabeth, brought up their five sons on the Ashfold estate, firstly at South Lodge, before moving a short distance up the road to North Lodge, where the photograph was taken.
Back row: Frank, Leslie (Dick), Arthur.
Middle row: James W., James P., Elizabeth,
Front row: Peter, and Joe the dog.
The first son, Arthur Brown, went on to marry Hepsy Doggett in 1937 and both achieved sporting success locally. Arthur passed away in 2003 aged 90 and a local newspaper produced a fitting tribute to his life in an obituary which can be viewed by selecting Large Version.
Select Open Document to view a pictorial montage produced especially for Arthur’s funeral service showing landmark events in his long life.. Scroll down to view further details of the photographs.
I am grateful to Beverley Ansell for supplying the documents relating to Arthur.

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Picture added on 18 June 2018 at 10:46
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Comments:
Arthur's younger brother, Peter, married Hepsy’s younger sister, Constance Doggett.,
Hepsy and Constance's father was William (Bill) Doggett, head gardener on the Hyde Estate.
Added by Linda Knight (née Brown) on 21 June 2018
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