1851 Rotherfield Census
Reference: HO 107 1640, Rotherfield Registration District, Folios 14-29 in the Rotherfield Enumeration District 1b
From the Kings Arms Inn, Rotherfield, to Mark Cross, and from Thence by the boundary of the parish to the Cottages at the corner of High Wood on the Frant Road, and from thence to the Gravel Pit on Saxonbury Hill, taking the road past Green Hedges to Sprats Bottom, then to the Stream to Cowford Bridge, keeping the road back to the Kings Arms.
Enumerator - Thomas Crittall
|Id||Property||Person||Position||Date of Birth||Place of Birth|
|085||Saxonbury Hill||John Fry, farm labourer||Head, widowed; occupation: farm labourer||1779||Parish of Buxted, Sussex|
|John Fry||Son; occupation: farm labourer||15th Jul 1820||Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex|
|Philadelphia Fry [Stevens]||Daughter-in-law||1823||Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex|
|James Fry, bricklayer||Grandson||14th Aug 1849||Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex|
These are derived census records that have been enhanced as further data becomes available. For example - the surname at birth of a wife is derived from the census return or a corresponding parish record - the date of birth is derived from the age recorded on the census and refined where a parish record has been matched - the occupation has been unified (e.g. Ag Lab, Farm Lab, and many other such recordings are all displayed as Farm labourer).
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