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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 GreamRounden Farm

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Newnham, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation IndependentJohn NewnhamRumdens1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Newnham, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexSarah Newnham
6th Jun 1841CensusCornelia Newnham, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexCornelia Newnham
6th Jun 1841CensusEmily Newnham, F, [Daughter], age 9, born SussexEmily Newnham
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Brooks, F, age 13, born Sussex; occupation: servantElizabeth Brooks

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 1 person; occupation FarmerGeorge WalterRumsden Farm1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifePhoebe Walter [Wickens]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterClara (Carey) Edwards [Walter]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterElizabeth Walter
30th Mar 1851CensusSonWilliam Walter
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation ScholarGeorge L Walter
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEliza Walter
30th Mar 1851CensusSonAlfred Walter
30th Mar 1851CensusSonCharles Walter
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterMary Ann Page [Walter]
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm servantEleanor Rogers

7th Apr 1861CensusGeorge Walter, M, Head, married, age 51, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 42 acresGeorge Walter, farmerRumsden1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusPhebe Walter, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Rotherfield, SussexPhebe Walter
7th Apr 1861CensusGeorge Walter, M, Son, single, age 18, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Walter
7th Apr 1861CensusAlfred Walter, M, Son, age 14, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerAlfred Walter
7th Apr 1861CensusCharles Walter, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerCharles Walter
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Ann Walter, F, Daughter, age 10, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Ann Walter

1867Directory entryMartin .John, farmer, RumdonsRumdonsPost Office Directory

2nd Apr 1871CensusJohn Martin, M, Head, married, age 63, born Dickleborough, Norfolk; occupation: farmer of 40 acresJohn Martin, farm labourerRumden's1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusHannah Martin, F, Wife, married, age 54, born East Grinstead, SussexHannah Martin [Heasman]
2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Martin, M, Son, single, age 22, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: farmer's sonWilliam Martin
2nd Apr 1871CensusEllen Martin, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born East Grinstead, SussexEllen Martin
2nd Apr 1871CensusThomas Martin, M, Son, single, age 16, born East Grinstead, SussexThomas Martin, farmer
2nd Apr 1871CensusDavid Martin, M, Son, single, age 14, born Maresfield, SussexDavid Martin

1874Directory entryMartin John, farmer, RumdonsRumdonsPost Office Directory

c 1875Owlsbury, Steep, & Treblers, South East of Crowborough - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyRumden

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Martin, M, Head, widowed, age 73, born Norfolk; occupation: farmerJohn Martin, farm labourerRumsden1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusDavid Martin, M, Son, single, age 24, born MaresfieldDavid Martin
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Dival, F, Servant, widowed, age 62, born Rotherfield; occupation: housekeeperSarah Divall [Avis]

1882Directory entryMartin John, farmer, RumdensRumdensKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Martin, M, Head, widowed, age 83, born Dickleburgh, Norfolk; occupation: farmerJohn Martin, farm labourerRumsden1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusAnn Wood, F, Daughter, married, age 32, born Hartfield, SussexAnn Wood
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Palmer, F, Daughter, widowed, age 44, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: laundressElizabeth Martin
5th Apr 1891CensusDavid Martin, M, Son, widowed, age 34, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's sonDavid Martin
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Dival, F, Housekeeper, widowed, age 72, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic servantSarah Divall [Avis]
5th Apr 1891CensusJohn R Saunders, M, Servant, single, age 20, born Uckfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn R Saunders

2001TodayRumsden Farm

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