I WANT THIS CHICKEN! "Welsummer" . They lay dark chocolate brown eggs with speckles on them. Beautiful coloring, in my opinion. The author of that website said that the Welsummers were the friendliest breed they had on the farm.
Sussex Hens Red. The Sussex chicken is a dual purpose breed of chicken that originated in England around the time of the Roman conquest of Britain in AD 43 that is a popular garden chicken in many countries. They come in eight colours (with a couple more being developed) and have a bantam version. There was a Sussex breed club formed back in 1903; in 2010 the American Sussex Association was formed.