The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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Historical records

c 1724Eridge, Sussex - c 1724Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1724 by Richard BudgenDanegate

c 1795Eridge, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamDengate Farm

c 1825Eridge, Sussex - c 1825Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1825 by Christopher and John GreenwoodDengate

26th Feb 1839Great Danegate, Sussex - 1839Phoebe Killick (occupier) and Lord Abergavenny (owner)Phoebe Killick [Piddlesden]Homestead, House Buildings etc. (1 acres 0 roods 4 perches) plot 1025Rotherfield Tithe Map

6th Jun 1841CensusPhoebe Killick, F, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: farmerPhoebe Killick [Piddlesden][Great] Dengate1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Eliza Killick, F, [Daughter], age 15 to 19, born SussexEliza Killick
William Killick, M, [Son], age 15 to 19, born SussexWilliam Killick, farmer
Samuel Pursglove, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation SaddlerSamuel Pursglove
Ansley Pursglove, F, age 20 to 24, born SussexAnsley Pursglove [Killick]
William Allcorn, M, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Alchorne, farm bailiff
Joshua Dann, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJoshua Dann, farm labourer
Henry Brown, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHenry Brown
William Adams, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Adams
Harriett Freeman, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantHarriett Freeman

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farmerWilliam Killick, farmerDengate Farm1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Sister, employs 6 people; occupation: farmerEliza Killick
Mother, widowed; occupation: retired farmerPhoebe Killick [Piddlesden]
Servant; occupation Farm labourerJoseph Jeffery, farm bailiff
Servant, occupation: farm labourerWilliam Blake-Izzard, farm labourer
Servant, occupation: farm labourerGeorge Cottington
Servant, occupation: general servantFrances Cottington
Lodger; occupation Travelling HerbalistThomas Sharp
VisitorSamuel Pursglove

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Killick, M, Head, married, age 36, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 193 acres employing 4 men and 2 boysWilliam Killick, farmer[Great] Danegate Farm1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
Eliza Killick, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Mayfield, SussexEliza Killick [Marchant]
Hellen Killick, F, Daughter, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarHelen Killick
William Killick, M, Son, age 4, born Rotherfield, SussexWilliam Killick, farmer
Edward Killick, M, Son, age 1, born Rotherfield, SussexEdward Killick
Harriett Streatfield, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general servantHarriett Streatfield
Lucy Fry, F, Servant, age 15, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: house servantLucy Blake-Izzard [Fry]
David Parker, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm servantDavid Parker, farm labourer
Amos Akehurst, M, Servant, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: carter's mateAmos Akehurst, farmer

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Marchant, M, Head, married, age 73, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: retired farmerWilliam Marchant, farmer[Great] Danegate Farm1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
Sarah Marchant, F, Wife, married, age 69, born Rotherfield, SussexSarah Marchant [Dadswell]

2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Killick, M, Head, married, age 47, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 194 acres employing 9 men and 2 boysWilliam Killick, farmer[Great] Dengate1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
Eliza Killick, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Mayfield, SussexEliza Killick [Marchant]
Helen Killick, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, SussexHelen Killick
William Killick, M, Son, age 14, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Killick, farmer
Edward Killick, M, Son, age 11, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEdward Killick
Rosetta Woolley, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: general servantRosetta Woolley
John A Cottingham, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm servantJohn A. Cottingham

c 1875Danegate, Redgate & Blackthorn Hill, North of Rotherfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyGreat Danegate [shown as Danegate, incorrectly] Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Killick, M, Head, married, age 26, born Rotherfield, employs 6 men and 1 boy; occupation: farmerWilliam Killick, farmer[Great] Dane Gate1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Betsey Killick, F, Wife, married, age 24, born SpeldhurstBetsey Killick [Woodhams]

5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Swift, M, Head, married, age 48, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: farmerGeorge Swift, farmer[Great] Danegate Farm1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Martha Swift, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Sedlescombe, SussexMartha Swift
Emma Swift, F, Daughter, single, age 25, born Sedlescombe, SussexEmma Swift
Fanny Swift, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Withyham, SussexFanny Swift
John Chas Swift, M, Son, single, age 19, born Cowden, KentJohn Chas Swift
Carrie Louise Swift, F, Daughter, age 13, born Cowden, KentCarrie Louise Swift
Arthur Geo Swift, M, Son, age 4, born Hartfield, SussexArthur Geo Swift

c 1899Great Danegate, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyGreat Danegate

2nd Apr 1911CensusRichard Mitchell, M, Head, married, age 62, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmerRichard Mitchell, farmerDanegate Farm, Eridge1911 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Esther Mitchell, F, Wife, married 39 years, age 60, born Buxted, SussexEsther Mitchell
Ruth Mitchell, F, Daughter, single, age 36, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: assisting in dairyRuth Mitchell
Boaz Mitchell, M, Son, single, age 23, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: mechanical engineerBoaz Mitchell
John Mitchell, M, Son, married, age 32, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's son assisting on farmJohn Mitchell
Ellen Mary Mitchell, F, Son's Wife, married, age 23, born SuffolkEllen Mary Mitchell
Charlotte Louisa Cuthbert, F, Visitor, single, age 28, born Norfolk; occupation: general servantCharlotte Louisa Cuthbert

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