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Historical records

c 1875Catts Corner, Town Row, Horse Grove & Cottage Hill, Rotherfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyHigh Street

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Gower, M, Head, widowed, age 78, born Tonbridge; occupation: draper and grocerWilliam Gower, draper and grocerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEmily L Gower, F, Daughter, single, age 41, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: draperEmily L Gower

5th Apr 1891CensusJabez Walter, M, Head, single, age 38, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation Haircutter and StationerJabez WalterHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex

5th Apr 1891CensusJames Wickens, M, Head, married, age 49, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation BricklayerJames Wickens, master bricklayerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Wickens, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Rotherfield, SussexElizabeth Charlotte Wickens

5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Filtness, M, Head, married, age 32, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourerGeorge Filtness, general labourerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEmma Filtness, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Hollingbourn, KentEmma Filtness
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Filtness, M, Son, age 12, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholarGeorge Filtness
5th Apr 1891CensusEllen Filtness, F, Daughter, age 10, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEllen Filtness
5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Filtness, M, Son, age 9, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarCharles Filtness
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Filtness, M, Son, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Filtness
5th Apr 1891CensusAlfred Filtness, M, Son, age 5, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarAlfred Filtness
5th Apr 1891CensusEmma Filtness, F, Daughter, age 1, born Rotherfield, SussexEmma Filtness

5th Apr 1891CensusObediah Wickens, M, Head, married, age 43, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Innkeeper and FarmerObediah Wickens, innkeeper and farmerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusJane Wickens, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Hartfield, SussexJane Wickens [Kember]
5th Apr 1891CensusJames Wickens, M, Son, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Farmer's sonJames Wickens

5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Turk, M, Head, married, age 49, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Turk, farm labourerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEliza Turk, F, Wife, married, age 43, born Lewes, SussexEliza Turk [Frost]
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge W Turk, M, Son, age 13, born Rotherfield, SussexGeorge William Turk
5th Apr 1891CensusJohn H Turk, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJohn Harry Turk
5th Apr 1891CensusThomas O Turk, M, Son, age 11, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarThomas Owen Turk
5th Apr 1891CensusGrace F Turk, F, Daughter, age 5, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarFannie Grace Turk

5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Lavender, M, Head, married, age 44, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation Farm LabourerGeorge Lavender, butcherHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex

5th Apr 1891CensusCharles T Hadley, M, Head, married, age 46, born Maldon, Essex; occupation: manager of bakery businessCharles T Hadley, manager of bakery businessHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Hadley, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Wickham Bishops, EssexSarah Hadley
5th Apr 1891CensusMinnie Hadley, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Maldon, Essex; occupation: shopwomanMinnie Hadley
5th Apr 1891CensusCharles C Hadley, M, Son, single, age 21, born Brasted, Kent; occupation: insurance agentCharles C Hadley
5th Apr 1891CensusHarry Hadley, M, Son, single, age 18, born Steeple, Essex; occupation: baker's assistantHarry Hadley
5th Apr 1891CensusAgness E Hadley, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Steeple, Essex; occupation: pupil school teacherAgness E Hadley
5th Apr 1891CensusEliza M Hadley, F, Daughter, age 13, born Steeple, Essex; occupation: scholarEliza M Hadley
5th Apr 1891CensusLouisa K Hadley, F, Daughter, age 11, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarLouisa K Hadley
5th Apr 1891CensusWalter Hadley, M, Son, age 9, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWalter Hadley
5th Apr 1891CensusEdith M Hadley, F, Daughter, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEdith M Hadley
5th Apr 1891CensusFlorence Hadley, F, Daughter, age 5, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarFlorence Hadley

5th Apr 1891CensusSamuel Streeter, M, Head, married, age 55, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: wheelwrightSamuel Wells Streeter, master wheelwrightHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Streeter, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Hawkhurst, KentSarah W. Streeter [Cheesman]
5th Apr 1891CensusErnest Streeter, M, Son, single, age 21, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: wheelwrightSamuel Ernest Streeter
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Streeter, M, Son, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: assistant gardenerGeorge Streeter
5th Apr 1891CensusCharlotte Streeter, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Rotherfield, SussexCharlotte Streeter

5th Apr 1891CensusCaroline Ledger, F, Head, single, age 61, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: sempstressCaroline Ledger, sempstressHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex

5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Russell, M, Head, widowed, age 74, born Chiddingly, Sussex; occupation Farm LabourerJohn RussellHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMary A Finch, F, Housekeeper, single, age 36, born Ripe, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servantMary A Finch

5th Apr 1891CensusAlbert Rice, M, Head, single, age 26, born London, Middlesex; occupation Saddler and Harness MakerAlbert RiceHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusHarriett Rice, F, Sister, single, age 31, born Forest Row, Sussex; occupation HousekeeperHarriett Rice
5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Best, M, Boarder, married, age 29, born St Paul'S Parish, Bedfordshire; occupation: plumberCharles Best
5th Apr 1891CensusLouisa Best, F, Boarder, married, age 21, born London, MiddlesexLouisa Best
5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Henry Best, M, Boarder, age 1, born Southgate, MiddlesexCharles Henry Best

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Holmwood, M, Head, married, age 60, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Holmwood, farm labourerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMargaret Holmwood, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Rotherfield, SussexMargaret Holmwood [Peerless]
5th Apr 1891CensusFrances Holmwood, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: charwomanFrances Elizabeth Louisa Holmwood
5th Apr 1891CensusFrederick Holmwood, M, Son, single, age 20, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer's labourerFrederick Charles Holmwood
5th Apr 1891CensusEdward Holmwood, M, Grandson, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEdward Holmwood
5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Holmwood, M, Grandson, age 4, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarCharles Holmwood
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Holmwood, M, Grandson, age 1, born Rotherfield, SussexWilliam Holmwood

5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Holmwood, M, Head, married, age 28, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayerHenry Holmwood, bricklayerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusWinifred Holmwood, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Rotherfield, SussexWinnifred Charity Holmwood [Martin]
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Holmwood, M, Son, age 8, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarGeorge Holmwood
5th Apr 1891CensusFlora May Holmwood, F, Daughter, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarFlora May Holmwood
5th Apr 1891CensusHarry Holmwood, M, Son, age 5, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarHarry Holmwood
5th Apr 1891CensusFanny Mary Holmwood, F, Daughter, age 3, born Rotherfield, SussexFanny Mercy Holmwood
5th Apr 1891CensusWalter William Holmwood, M, Son, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexWalter William Holmwood

5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Apps, M, Head, married, age 78, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation stationerGeorge Apps, hawkerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Apps, F, Wife, married, age 72, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Apps [Martin]

5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Dicker, F, Head, widowed, age 85, born Mayfield, SussexSarah DickerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusAnnie Dicker, F, Daughter, single, age 40, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: dressmakerAnnie Dicker

5th Apr 1891CensusEli Weston, M, Head, married, age 51, born Argos Hill, Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: draper and grocerEsli Weston, master draper and grocerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Weston, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Mayfield, SussexAlice Weston
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Ann E E Weston, F, Daughter, single, age 25, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: draper's assistantMary Ann E. E. Weston
5th Apr 1891CensusClement Ebenezer Weston, M, Son, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexClement Ebenezer Weston
5th Apr 1891CensusEsli Henry Weston, M, Son, age 1, born Rotherfield, SussexEsli Henry Weston
5th Apr 1891CensusEveline Grace Skinner, F, Visitor, single, age 22, born High St, Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: draper's assistantEveline Grace Skinner
5th Apr 1891CensusRobert Parriss, M, Boarder, single, age 19, born East Hoathly, Sussex; occupation Grocer's AssistantRobert Parriss
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Richardson, M, Apprentice, single, age 14, born Hellingly, Sussex; occupation Grocer's ApprenticeGeorge Richardson
5th Apr 1891CensusEdwin Albert Rogers, M, Apprentice, single, age 14, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: grocer's apprenticeEdwin Albert Rogers
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth L Hammond, F, Servant, single, age 42, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servantElizabeth L Hammond
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth P Funnell, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Hellingly, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servantElizabeth P Funnell

5th Apr 1891CensusPhoebe Turk, F, Head, widowed, age 78, born Rotherfield, SussexPhoebe Turk [Frost]High Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Fry, M, Head, married, age 72, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Farm LabourerWilliam Fry, farm labourerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEliza Fry, F, Wife, married, age 72, born Rotherfield, Sussex; handicap: BlindEliza Fry [Miles]

5th Apr 1891CensusBenjamin Thos Avis, M, Head, married, age 30, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: bootmakerBenjamin Thomas Avis, bootmakerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusCatherine Jane Avis, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Brighton, SussexCatherine Jane Avis

5th Apr 1891CensusMartin Dadswell, M, Head, married, age 59, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: blacksmithMartin Dadswell, blacksmithHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEliza Dadswell, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: bakerEliza Dadswell [Hemsley]
5th Apr 1891CensusJames Cornwell, M, Apprentice, single, age 19, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: blacksmith's apprenticeJames Cornwell

5th Apr 1891CensusVictor Kemp, M, Head, single, age 35, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: watchmakerVictor Kemp, watchmakerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex

5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Thomas Piper, M, Head, married, age 53, born Langton, Kent; occupation Agent (Sewing Machines)John Thomas Piper, paper maker and sewing machines agentHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Piper, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Fordcombe, KentMary Piper

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Phillips, M, Head, single, age 23, born Rye, Sussex; occupation CoachmanWilliam PhillipsHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Steere, M, Head, married, age 70, born Nuthurst, Sussex; occupation: butcherWilliam Steere, butcherHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEleanor Steere, F, Wife, married, age 64, born Bromley, KentEleanor Steere
5th Apr 1891CensusJane Persis Steere, F, Daughter, single, age 30, born Nuthurst, SussexJane Persis Steere
5th Apr 1891CensusFrank Steere, M, Son, single, age 25, born Cuckfield, Sussex; occupation: butcherFrank Steere

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam King, M, Head, married, age 65, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: grocer and draperWilliam King, grocer and draperHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah King, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Withyham, SussexSarah King
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Maud Richardson, F, Vv, single, age 17, born Edenbridge, KentAlice Maud Richardson
5th Apr 1891CensusMercy Wickens, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation General Domestic ServantMercy Wickens
5th Apr 1891CensusArthur Samuel Smith, M, Apprentice, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Grocer's ApprenticeArthur Samuel Smith

5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Ovenden, M, Head, married, age 50, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation BricklayerThomas OvendenHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEliza Ovenden, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Rotherfield, SussexEliza Ovenden
5th Apr 1891CensusMercy Ovenden, F, Daughter, single, age 12, born Rotherfield, SussexMercy Ovenden
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Ovenden, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation ScholarWilliam Ovenden

5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Luck, M, Head, widowed, age 71, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: shoe makerCharles Luck, master boot and shoemakerHigh Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusCaroline Emma Jarrett, F, Granddaughter, single, age 16, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation HousekeeperCaroline Emma Jarrett

1910High StreetHigh Street, RotherfieldPrivate collection

c 1920High StreetHigh Street, RotherfieldFred Harman

1925High StreetHigh Street, Rotherfield photographed by C. Smith, Stationer, Old Post Office, RotherfieldPrivate collection

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