The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1928Rotherfield - The Story of some Wealden Manors by Catharine Pulleinp. 14; p. 154

Historical records

c 1795South of Crowborough, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamGravel Hill

c 1825South of Crowborough, Sussex - c 1825Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1825 by Christopher and John GreenwoodGravel Hill

14th Oct 1830BirthWilliam Holmwood, farm labourerGravel HillESRO

1833BirthEllen HolmwoodGravel HillESRO

1835BirthJesse HolmwoodGravel HillESRO

1837BirthEden HolmwoodGravel HillESRO

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 3 people; occupation: farmerJohn GuestGravel Hill1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeAnn Guest [Crittal]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterCaroline Guest
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: general servantCary Martin
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm labourerThomas Paine, bricklayer's labourer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerJohn Martin, farm labourerGravel Hill1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeAmelia Martin [Knight]
30th Mar 1851CensusSonGeorge Martin, farm labourer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerSamuel Payne, farm labourerGravel Hill1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMary Paine [Eastwood]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterElizabeth Paine

7th Apr 1861CensusEdward Bridger, M, Head, married, age 32, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: gamekeeperEdward William Bridger, gamekeeperGravelhill1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Ann Bridger, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: gamekeeper's wifeMary Ann Taylor Bridger [Wickens]
7th Apr 1861CensusHerbert Bridger, M, Son, age 5, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarHerbert Richard Bridger
7th Apr 1861CensusAlice Bridger, F, Daughter, age 3, born Mayfield, SussexAlice Bridger
7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Bridger, F, Daughter, age 1, born Mayfield, SussexSarah Bridger
7th Apr 1861CensusHannah Taylor, F, Mother-in-law, widowed, age 58, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: former farmer's wifeHannah Wickens [Ashby]
7th Apr 1861CensusLouisa Taylor, F, Niece, age 4, born Chiddingly, Sussex; occupation: scholarLouisa Taylor

7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Hoath, M, Head, married, age 30, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Hoath, farm labourerGravelhill1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusHarriet Hoath, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Bethersden, Kent; occupation: farm labourer's wifeHarriet Hoath [Roberts]
7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Hoath, M, Son, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexJohn Hoath
7th Apr 1861CensusJessy Hoath, M, Son, age 4m, born Rotherfield, SussexJesse Hoath
7th Apr 1861CensusCharles Roberts, M, Stepson, age 7, born Great Chart, Kent; occupation: scholarCharles Roberts

7th Apr 1861CensusCharles White, Esquire, M, Head, married, age 24, born Landour, East Indes; occupation: landed proprietor of 25 acresCharles White, Esquire, landed proprietorGravelhill1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusCaroline White, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Humbleton, YorkshireCaroline White
7th Apr 1861CensusEdward H Lees, M, Nephew, age 5, born Bradworthy, DevonEdward H. Lees
7th Apr 1861CensusJohn A Lees, M, Nephew, age 4, born Bradworthy, DevonJohn A. Lees
7th Apr 1861CensusElizabeth Newton, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Finghall, Yorkshire; occupation: cookElizabeth Newton
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Ann Brown, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: house maidMary Ann Izzard [Brown]
7th Apr 1861CensusJane E Wickens, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: nursemaidJane Wickens
7th Apr 1861CensusThomas Turk, M, Servant, single, age 23, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: groomThomas Turk

7th Apr 1861CensusReuben Fenner, M, Head, married, age 31, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerReuben Fenner, farm labourerGravel Hill1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusNaomi Fenner, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Heathfield, SussexNaomi Fenner [Baldish]
7th Apr 1861CensusJesse Fenner, M, Son, age 3, born Heathfield, SussexJesse Edwin Fenner, farm labourer
7th Apr 1861CensusHenry Fenner, M, Son, age 1, born Heathfield, SussexHenry (George) Fenner
7th Apr 1861CensusMahalath Fenner, F, Daughter, age 3m, born Heathfield, SussexMahaleth Sarah Ann Fenner

7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Turner, F, Head, single, age 69, born Harrietsham, Kent; occupation: charwomanSarah Turner, charwomanGravel Hill1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex

2nd Apr 1871CensusThomas Pratt, M, Head, married, age 50, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 148 acres employing 4 labourersThomas Pratt, farmerGravel Hill1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusMaryann Pratt, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Rotherfield, SussexMaryann Pratt
2nd Apr 1871CensusJoseph Pratt, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJoseph Pratt
2nd Apr 1871CensusKate Pratt, F, Daughter, age 9, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarKate Pratt
2nd Apr 1871CensusElizabeth Pratt, F, Daughter, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarElizabeth Pratt
2nd Apr 1871CensusThomas Pratt, M, Son, age 3, born Rotherfield, SussexThomas Pratt
2nd Apr 1871CensusAlfred Collins, M, Servant, single, age 23, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: milkmanAlfred Collins

2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Pratt, M, Head, married, age 23, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Pratt, farm labourerGravel Hill1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusHarriett Pratt, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Mayfield, SussexHarriett Pratt

c 1875Castle Hill, Gravelhill & Argos Hill, South of Rotherfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyGravelhill

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Delves, M, Head, married, age 49, born Waldron; occupation: farm bailiffWilliam Delves, farm bailiffGravel Hill Cottage1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusCaroline E. Delves, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Waldron; occupation: dairywomanCaroline Elizabeth Delves [Smith]
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary E. Delves, F, Daughter, age 12, born Waldron; occupation: scholarMary Elizabeth Delves
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn T. Delves, M, Son, age 11, born Waldron; occupation: scholarJohn Thomas Delves

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Chatfield, M, Head, married, age 39, born Horsted Keynes, occupation: gardenerThomas Chatfield, gardenerGravel Hill Cottage1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmma Chatfield, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Chichester, occupation: laundressEmma Chatfield
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouisa Chatfield, F, Daughter, age 11, born Newick, occupation: scholarLouisa Chatfield
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Chatfield, M, Son, age 9, born Newick, occupation: scholarCharles Chatfield
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie Chatfield, F, Daughter, age 7, born Rotherfield, occupation: scholarAnnie Chatfield

3rd Apr 1881CensusDavid Duplick, M, Head, widowed, age 63, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerDavid Diplock, farm labourerGravel Hill1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Duplick, F, Daughter, age 13, born Mayfield; occupation: scholarElizabeth Duplock

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Delves, M, Head, married, age 58, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: farm bailiffWilliam Delves, farm bailiffGravel Hill1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusCaroline Delves, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Waldron, SussexCaroline Elizabeth Delves [Smith]

5th Apr 1891CensusAlbert Rothwell, M, Head, married, age 35, born Alton, Hampshire; occupation GardenerAlbert RothwellGravel Hill1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEllen Rothwell, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Alton, HampshireEllen Rothwell
5th Apr 1891CensusNellie M Rothwell, F, Daughter, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexNellie M Rothwell
5th Apr 1891CensusLizzie W Rothwell, F, Daughter, age 1, born Rotherfield, SussexLizzie W Rothwell

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