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Slab Castle      Crowborough  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1933The Story of Crowbrough ⇒ p. 58

Historical records

7th Apr 1861CensusGeorge Peerless, M, Head, married, age 41, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Peerless, farm labourerSlab Castle1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Ann Elizabeth Peerless, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Mayfield, SussexMary Ann Elizabeth Peerless
7th Apr 1861CensusCharles Hider, M, Boarder, age 11, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarCharles Diplock Hider
7th Apr 1861CensusHenry Burgess, M, Lodger, single, age 21, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHenry Burgess

7th Apr 1861CensusRichard Edwards, M, Head, married, age 36, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayerRichard Edwards, bricklayerSlab Castle1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Edwards, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Ann Edwards [Hoadley]
7th Apr 1861CensusGeorge Edwards, M, Son, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarGeorge Edwards
7th Apr 1861CensusJames Edwards, M, Son, age 4, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJames Edwards

7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Edwards, F, Head, widowed, age 63; occupation: charwomanSarah (Mary) Edwards [Savage]Slab Castle1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusJames Edwards, M, Son, single, age 22, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Edwards

7th Apr 1861CensusGeorge Smith, M, Head, married, age 30; occupation: hawkerGeorge Smith, hawkerSlab Castle1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusJane Smith, F, Wife, married, age 25, born BerkshireJane Smith
7th Apr 1861CensusThomas Smith, M, Son, age 7, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarThomas Smith
7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Smith, M, Son, age 5, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Smith
7th Apr 1861CensusLousia Smith, F, Daughter, age 3, born Rotherfield, SussexLousia Smith
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Ann Smith, F, Daughter, age 1, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Ann Smith

7th Apr 1861CensusCharles Arnold, M, Head, married, age 48, born Nutfield, Surrey; occupation: tin manCharles Arnold, umbrella manufacturerSlab Castle1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusSusan Arnold, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Lewes, SussexSusannah Arnold [Roder]
7th Apr 1861CensusEmlia Arnold, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Withyham, SussexEmily Arnold
7th Apr 1861CensusMathew Arnold, M, Son, age 13, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarMatthew Arnold
7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Arnold, M, Son, age 11, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Arnold
7th Apr 1861CensusJoseph Arnold, M, Son, age 8, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJoseph Arnold
7th Apr 1861CensusPatience Arnold, F, Daughter, age 4, born Rotherfield, SussexPatience Arnold

7th Apr 1861CensusHorrace Bassett, M, Head, married, age 38, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHorace Bassett, farm labourerSlab Castle1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusCaroline Bassett, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Waldron, SussexCaroline Bassett
7th Apr 1861CensusEmlia Harman, F, Boarder, age 8, born Framfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEmlia Harman

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Avery, M, Head, married, age 46, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Averey, farm labourerSlab Castle1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusArubah Avery, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Rotherfield, SussexAzubah Averey [Damper]

7th Apr 1861CensusSoloman Chewter, M, Head, married, age 39, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerSolomon Chuter, farm labourerSlab Castle1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Chewter, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Anne Chewtor [Miles]
7th Apr 1861CensusIsaac Chewter, M, Son, age 5, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarIsaac Chewtor
7th Apr 1861CensusHarriett Chewter, F, Daughter, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexHarriett Chewter
7th Apr 1861CensusJabez Chewter, M, Son, age 3m, born Rotherfield, SussexJabez Chewter

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Bassett, M, Head, married, age 48, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: sawyerWilliam Bassett, farm labourerSlab Castle1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Bassett, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Buxted, SussexMary Ann Bassett [Walter]
7th Apr 1861CensusJames Walter, M, Boarder, single, age 45, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Walter

7th Apr 1861CensusGeorge Pilbeam, M, Head, widowed, age 49, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Pilbeam, farm labourerSlab Castle1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusFrances Pilbeam, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Rotherfield, SussexFrances Pilbeam
7th Apr 1861CensusThomas Pilbeam, M, Son, age 13, born Rotherfield, SussexThomas Pilbeam
7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam James Pilbeam, M, Grandson, age 2m, born Rotherfield, SussexWilliam James Pilbeam
7th Apr 1861CensusMercy Pilbeam, F, Mother, widowed, age 72, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer's widowMercy Pilbeam

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Bedwell, M, Head, married, age 37, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Bedwell, farm labourerSlab Castle1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusRuth Bedwell, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Fletching, SussexRuth Wigmore [Bedwell] [Pomfrey]
7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Bedwell, M, Son, age 11, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: scholarJohn Bedwell
7th Apr 1861CensusLucy Bedwell, F, Daughter, age 3, born Rotherfield, SussexLucy Ann Peerless [Bedwell]
7th Apr 1861CensusEmila Bedwell, F, Daughter, age 1, born Rotherfield, SussexEmma Jane Bedwell

7th Apr 1861CensusMark Jarvis, M, Head, single, age 62, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 9 acresMark Jarvis, farmerSlab Castle1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Clark, M, Head, married, age 45, born Surrey, occupation: railway labourerHenry Clark, railway labourerSlab Castle, Crowborough1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMartha Clark, F, Wife, married, age 44Martha Clark

3rd Apr 1881CensusSamuel Rhodes, M, Head, married, age 52, born Hawkhurst; occupation Farm LabourerSamuel RhodesSlab Castle, Crowborough1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusBenlander Rhodes, F, Wife, married, age 52, born RotherfieldBenlander Rhodes
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Rhodes, M, Son, single, age 27, born Hawkhurst; occupation Farm LabourerHenry Rhodes
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ann Rhodes, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born RotherfieldMary Ann Rhodes
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Rhodes, M, Son, age 15, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm LabourerGeorge Rhodes
3rd Apr 1881CensusMatilda Rhodes, F, Daughter, age 13, born RotherfieldMatilda Rhodes
3rd Apr 1881CensusFlora Rhodes, F, Daughter, age 10, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarFlora Rhodes
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrances Rhodes, F, Daughter, age 8, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarFrances Rhodes
3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter Rhodes, M, Grandson, age 3, born RotherfieldWalter Rhodes
3rd Apr 1881CensusKate Rhodes, M, Grand Daughter, age 2, born UckfieldKate Rhodes

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Deacon, M, Head, married, age 65, born Slindon, handicap: blind; occupation: former innkeeperGeorge Deacon, innkeeperSlab Castle, Crowborough1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusLucy Deacon, F, Wife, married, age 55, born DorkingLucy Deacon

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