The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1851 Rotherfield Census
Reference: HO 107 1640, Rotherfield Registration District, Folios 120-132 in the Rotherfield Enumeration District 1l
From Henry Pains to Maynards Gate then by the stream to Johnsons Bridge, from thence taking the road to the gate at the bottom of Hornhurst Wood about 8 roods above Cowford Bridge, leaving out the house on the road called Turks, then along the road through the Village of Rotherfield to Gravel Hill taking all on the West of the main road, then by Walter's Brick Kiln to Water Hill and Henry Pains.
Enumerator - William Leonard
 ▼ Head records ▼

Id Property Person Position Date of Birth Place of Birth
001Village [Church Road]James Harman, master bricklayerHead; occupation: master bricklayer1788Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
002St. Denys Church RectoryNevill GreamHead; occupation: curate of Rotherfield1819London
003Village [Tudor House]William KingHead; occupation: master grocer and draper1826Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
004Village [Church Road]Lois Ovenden [Frost]Head; widowed; occupation Pauper8th Feb 1808Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
005Village [Church Road]William NormanHead; occupation Farm Labourer1787Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
006Village [Church Road]Charles Card, farmerHead; occupation: farmer1800Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
007Village [Church Road]Dr Stephen Moyce, general practitionerHead; occupation: general practitioner1813County of Norfolk
008Village [Church Road]Henry Manktelow, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer4th Aug 1820Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
009Village [Church Road]John Goodsell, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1811Parish of Westfield, Sussex
010Village [Church Road]Richard Goodsell, farm labourerHead, widowed; occupation: farm labourer1804Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
011Village [Church Road]Caroline Thorpe [Harman]Head1814Parish of Mereworth, Kent
012Village [Church Road]Charles Harman, bricklayerHead; occupation: bricklayer16th Apr 1826Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
013Village [Church Road]Samuel Bellingham, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1801Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
014Village [Church Road]James Card, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1805Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
015Village [Church Road]Benjamin Cork, farmerHead, employs 6 people; occupation: farmer1790Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
016Village [Forest Farm]Thomas Leonard, farmerHead, widowed, employs 4 people; occupation Farmer1775Parish of Hadlow, Kent
017Village [Gate House]Henry Camfield, master carpenterHead, occupation: master carpenter1800Parish of Hartfield, Sussex
018Village [Church Road]James Weston, carpenterHead; occupation: carpenter1802Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
019Village [Church Road]George Foster, shoe makerHead; occupation: shoe maker1793Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
020Village [Church Road]Joseph Wickins, farmerHead; occupation Retired farmer1770Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
021Village [George Inn]Henry Filtness, innkeeperHead, employs 1 person; occupation: innkeeper1821Parish of Frant, Sussex
022VillageGeorge Fenner, master smithHead, widowed, employs 1 person; occupation: master smith1789Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
023VillageWilliam Howell, master grocerHead, employs 2 people; occupation: master grocer1804Parish of Ditchling, Sussex
024VillageHenry Deacon, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1809Parish of Buxted, Sussex
025VillageJohn Freeman, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1791Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
026VillageBruce George SmithHead, employs 1 person; occupation Master butcher1822Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
027VillageThomas Cornwall, farm labourerHead, occupation: farm labourer1794Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
028VillageJane HeadHead, widowed; occupation: laundress1806Parish of Framfield, Sussex
029VillageWilliam Stapley, school masterHead; occupation: school master1802Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
030VillageWilliam Mepham ColemanHead; occupation: farm labourer [surname recorded as Meopham]1798Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
031VillageWilliam Brown, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1822Parish of Buxted, Sussex
032VillageMary Ann AllenHead, widowed; occupation: farm labourer1794Parish of Hadlow, Kent
033VillageSamuel Mugridge, master tailorHead; occupation: master tailor1776Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
034VillageAnn TicknerHead; widowed; occupation Farmer1785Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
035VillageWilliam Medhurst, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1819Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
036VillageJohn Smith Cornwall, farmerHead, occupation: letter carrier1786Parish of Waldron, Sussex
037VillageJohn Knight, groom, groomHead; occupation: groom1821Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
038VillageEdward Dadswell, shoe makerHead, widowed; occupation: shoe maker1774Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
039VillageJames Adams, wheelwrightHead; occupation: master wheelwright1787Parish of Hearn, Kent
040Village [Post Office]Alfred Golds, post master and grocerHead; occupation: post master and grocer1812Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
041Village [South Street]William Dicker, master tailorHead; occupation: master tailor1811Parish of Lewes, Sussex
042Village [Court Farm]George Edwards, farmer and builderHead; occupation: farmer and builder4th Mar 1804Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
043Village [South Street]Edward Bonniface, carpenterHead, occupation: carpenter1816Parish of Chiddingly, Sussex
044Village [South Street]Henry George Greenfield, coachmanHead; occupation: coachman1821Parish of Ringmer, Sussex
045Village [South Street]James Penticost, farm labourerHead; occupation Pauper1775Parish of Buxted, Sussex
046Village [South Street]Henry Bennett, farm labourerHead, occupation: farm labourer1810Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
047Village [South Street]John Harman, bricklayerHead; occupation: bricklayer14th Jan 1829Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
048RectoryReverend Robert Gream, rector of RotherfieldHead, widowed; occupation: rector of Rotherfield1777Parish of Godstone, Surrey
049Peeps, Peeps LaneGeorge Greenfield, gardenerHead; occupation: gardener1818Parish of Ringmer, Sussex
050Gravel HillJohn Martin, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1827Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
051Rectory CottageJames Cole, pauperHead; occupation: pauper1773Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
052Gravel HillSamuel Payne, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1792Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
053Castle Hill FarmCharles Packham, farm bailiffHead; occupation: farm bailiff1817Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
054HallElizabeth Alchorne [Killick]Head, widowed, employs 10 people; occupation: farmerApr 1776Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
055Scarlet GreenJames Goldsmith, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer29th Sep 1824Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
056Scarlet GreenWilliam Lloyd, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1828Parish of Buxted, Sussex
057Scarlet GreenJeremiah Manktelow, farmerHead; occupation: farm labourer1794Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
058Mottins HillSamuel Hughes, barristerHead; occupation: barrister1802London
059Mottins HillGeorge ReevesHead; occupation Farm Labourer1806Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
060Mottins HillAlfred AllcornHead; occupation: farm labourer27th Feb 1828Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
061Maynards GateThomas Sands, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1819Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
062Maynards GateAlfred Martin, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer9th Aug 1824Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
063SipsesGeorge Alchorne, farmerHead; occupation: farmer1804Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
064Maynards GateDavid Mitchell, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1821Parish of Heathfield, Sussex
065Maynards GateGeorge Card, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1802Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
066Maynards GateRobert Manktelow, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer31st Jan 1823Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
067ClackhamsThomas Turk, farmerHead; occupation: farmer1797Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
068ClackhamsWilliam MoonHead; occupation: farm labourer1782Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
069Maynards Gate HillAlfred Martin, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1822Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
070Maynards Gate HillSamuel Martin, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1783Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
071Gillhams BirchThomas AlchorneHead; occupation: farm labourer1777Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
072Gillhams BirchEdward Dadswell, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1808Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
073Gillhams BirchJoseph Wickens, farmer and schoolmasterHead; occupation Farm Labourer7th Nov 1817Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex

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