The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Cobbarn    Eridge Green  Eridge  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1928Rotherfield - The Story of some Wealden Manors by Catharine Pulleinp. 280

Historical records

c 1795Eridge, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamCopwood Farm

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Waterhouse, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation FarmerThomas WaterhouseCob Barn1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Waterhouse, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born SussexMary Waterhouse
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Russell, M, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerJohn Russell
6th Jun 1841CensusBenjamin Wilmshurst, M, age 10, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerBenjamin Wilmshurst, farm labourer
6th Jun 1841CensusCaroline Chapman, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation ServantCaroline Elizabeth Chapman

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Richardson, M, Head, age 27, born Sussex; occupation BricklayerWilliam RichardsonCob Barn1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Richardson, F, [Wife], age 30, born SussexAnn Richardson
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Richardson, F, [Daughter], age 3, born SussexAnn Richardson
6th Jun 1841CensusJulia Richardson, F, [Daughter], age 1, born SussexJulia Richardson

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Killick, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Killick, farmerCob Barn1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Killick, F, [Wife], age 45 to 49, born SussexElizabeth Killick
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Killick, F, [Daughter], age 20 to 24, born SussexAnn Bonds [Killick]
6th Jun 1841CensusSophia Killick, F, [Daughter], age 15 to 19, born SussexSophia Killick
6th Jun 1841CensusLouisa Killick, F, [Daughter], age 14, born SussexLouisa Killick

6th Jun 1841CensusJoseph Sales, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: farmerJoseph Sales, farmerCobwood1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Wise, F, [Lodger], age 47, born Sussex; occupation ServantSarah Wise
6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Wise, M, [Lodger's son], age 10, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerHenry Wise

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Carpenter, M, Head, age 75 to 79, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerJohn Carpenter, farm labourerCob Barn1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusJoseph Carpenter, M, [Son], age 50 to 54, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerJoseph Carpenter
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Carpenter, M, [Son], age 50 to 54, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerWilliam Carpenter
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Crittenden, F, age 50 to 54, born Sussex, occupation: servantMary Crittenden

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: thatcherJoseph Sales, thatcherCop Barn1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeSarah Sales [Waters]

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Farm labourerRichard RichardsonCop Barn1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeElizabeth Richardson [Turner]
30th Mar 1851CensusSonHenry Richardson

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerThomas Killick, farmerCop Barn1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeElizabeth Killick
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: seamstressAnn Bonds [Killick]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterLouisa Killick

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation BricklayerWilliam RichardsonCop Barn1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeAnn Richardson
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation ScholarAnn Richardson
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation ScholarJulia Richardson
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation ScholarWilliam Richardson
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEden Richardson
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterPhebe Richardson
30th Mar 1851CensusSonPhillip Richardson

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerJohn Corke, farm labourerCop Barn1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMary Anne Corke [Rogers]
30th Mar 1851CensusSonJohn Corke
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterMary Ann Corke
30th Mar 1851CensusSonBenjamin James Corke

7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Kemp, M, Head, married, age 60, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: farmerJohn Kemp, farmerCobbarn1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Kemp, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Tonbridge, KentMary Kemp
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Ann Kemp, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's daughterMary Ann Kemp
7th Apr 1861CensusAnn Cornwell, F, Visitor, single, age 24, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: schoolmistressAnn Cornwall

7th Apr 1861CensusThomas Colbran, M, Head, married, age 46, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: carterThomas Colbran, carterCobbarn1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusEleanor Colbran, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Withyham, SussexEleanor Colbran
7th Apr 1861CensusChristiana Colbran, F, Daughter, age 11, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarChristiana Colbran
7th Apr 1861CensusJames Colbran, M, Son, age 8, born Rotherfield, SussexJames Colbran
7th Apr 1861CensusEdward Colbran, M, Son, age 6, born Rotherfield, SussexEdward Colbran
7th Apr 1861CensusEleanor Colbran, F, Daughter, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexEleanor Colbran
7th Apr 1861CensusJames Hope, M, Lodger, single, age 23, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: carterJames Hope

7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Lockyer, M, Head, married, age 68, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: blacksmithJohn Lockyer, blacksmithCobbarn1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Lockyer, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Rotherfield, SussexSarah Lockyer
7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Lockyer, F, Daughter, age 10, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarSarah Lockyer
7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Lockyer, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Lockyer
7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Dray, M, Son-in-law, age 22, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: smithWilliam Dray
7th Apr 1861CensusAnn Dray, F, Daughter, age 19, born Rotherfield, SussexAnn Dray
7th Apr 1861CensusEmma Dray, F, Granddaughter, age 6m, born Rotherfield, SussexEmma Dray

7th Apr 1861CensusElizabeth Killick, F, Head, widowed, age 72, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: former charwomanElizabeth KillickCobbarn1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusLouisa Killick, F, Daughter, single, age 37, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: charwomanLouisa Killick
7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Hemsley, M, Lodger, widowed, age 62, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: pauper; handicap: invalidJohn Helmsley, farm labourer

7th Apr 1861CensusJoseph Sales, M, Head, married, age 71, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJoseph Sales, thatcherCobbarn1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Sales, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Rotherfield, SussexSarah Sales [Waters]

7th Apr 1861CensusAmos Smith, M, Head, married, age 25, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerAmos Smith, farm labourerCobbarn1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Smith, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Smith
7th Apr 1861CensusAmos Smith, M, Son, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexAmos Smith
7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Smith, M, Son, age 7m, born Rotherfield, SussexJohn Smith

1867Directory entryLockyer John, blacksmith, CobbarnCobbarnPost Office Directory

c 1875Birchden, Park Corner & Cobbarn, South of Groombridge - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyCobbarn

3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Luxford, M, Head, widowed, age 67, born Rotherfield; occupation Road LabourerRichard LucksfordCobbarn1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAmos Luxford, M, Son, single, age 30, born Rotherfield; occupation Garden LabourerAmos Luxford
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Izzard, F, Servant, single, age 51, born Rotherfield; occupation: housekeeperEliza Izzard

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Fenner, M, Head, married, age 43, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourerThomas Fenner, farm labourerCobbarn1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusCaroline Fenner, F, Wife, married, age 42, born RotherfieldCaroline Fenner [Smith]
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Fenner, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarCharles Alfred Fenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmma Ann Fenner, F, Daughter, age 9, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarEmma Ann Card [Fenner]
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Henry Fenner, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarWilliam Henry Fenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusCaroline Frances Fenner, F, Daughter, age 5, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarCaroline Frances Fenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert Edward Fenner, M, Son, age 2, born RotherfieldAlbert Edward Fenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ann Fenner, F, Daughter, age 4 m, born RotherfieldMary Ann Fenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Sayers, M, Boarder, single, age 34, born Wales; occupation Farm LabourerAlfred Sayers

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Tasker, M, Head, married, age 26, born Rotherfield; occupation: garden labourerGeorge Tasker, garden labourerCobbarn1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSophia Tasker, F, Wife, married, age 29, born RotherfieldSophia Tasker [Adams]
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur Tasker, M, Son, age 8, born RotherfieldArthur Tasker
3rd Apr 1881CensusArchie Tasker, M, Son, age 2, born RotherfieldArchie Tasker
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Tasker, M, Brother, single, age 21, born Rotherfield; occupation: garden labourerJohn Tasker

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas John Weston, M, Head, married, age 30, born Rotherfield; occupation: carterThomas John Albert Weston, carterCobbarn1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusJulia Weston, F, Wife, married, age 32, born RotherfieldJulia Weston [Medhurst]
3rd Apr 1881CensusBenjamin Weston, M, Son, age 9, born RotherfieldBenjamin Weston
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie Elizabeth Weston, F, Daughter, age 3, born RotherfieldAnnie Elizabeth Weston

5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Winch, M, Head, married, age 49, born Flimwell, Kent; occupation Farm ForemanThomas WinchCobbarn1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusHannah Winch, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Cranbrook, KentHannah Winch
5th Apr 1891CensusDavid Winch, M, Son, single, age 19, born Flimwell, Kent; occupation MilkmanDavid Winch
5th Apr 1891CensusAnnie Winch, F, Daughter, age 15, born Hawkhurst, KentAnnie Winch
5th Apr 1891CensusCharley Winch, M, Son, age 14, born Hawkhurst, KentCharley Winch

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Prior, M, Head, married, age 60, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation Farm LabourerWilliam PriorCobbarn1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusCharlotte Prior, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Wadhurst, SussexCharlotte Prior

5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Simes, M, Head, married, age 43, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: wheelwrightHenry Simes, wheelwrightCobbarn1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusHarriett Simes, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Fletching, SussexHarriett Simes
5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Simes, M, Son, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarHenry Simes
5th Apr 1891CensusFrederick Simes, M, Son, single, age 15, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerFrederick Simes
5th Apr 1891CensusRobert Simes, M, Son, age 12, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: errand boyRobert Simes
5th Apr 1891CensusFrank Simes, M, Son, age 10, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarFrank Simes
5th Apr 1891CensusHorace Simes, M, Son, age 9, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarHorace Simes

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Furner, M, Head, married, age 33, born Fordingborne, Kent; occupation: blacksmithWilliam Furner, blacksmithCobbarn1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEmmer Furner, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Heathfield, SussexEmmer Furner
5th Apr 1891CensusHerbert William Furner, M, Son, age 4, born Forest Row, SussexHerbert William Furner
5th Apr 1891CensusCatharine Amilia Furner, F, Daughter, age 1, born Eridge, Rotherfield, SussexCatharine Amilia Furner
5th Apr 1891CensusEdward Owen Jenner, M, Boarder, single, age 24, born Eridge, Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: blacksmithEdward Owen Jenner

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