Thomas Usborne              
Born 1520.
Buried January 25th 1590 at Staplehurst.
Wife (ane old woman) buried 15th February 1580 at Staplehurst 

Thomas was a Tanner.

They lived at Staplehurst and probably built the house called Loddenden.

In a "deed of recovery" dated 1566 Thomas takes possession of three houses, three barns, three gardens, 40 acres of land, 40 acres of meadow, 50 acres of pasture, and four acres of wood, all in Staplehurst.