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

16th Apr 1815BirthJohn GroombridgeFrenches FarmPrivate Groombridge contribution

c 1825Mark Cross, Sussex - c 1825Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1825 by Christopher and John GreenwoodFrenches Farm

6th Jun 1841CensusHarriet Fuller, F, Head, age 30 to 34, born SussexHarriett FullerFrenches1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
George Fuller, M, [Son], age 12, born SussexGeorge Fuller
Phili Fuller, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexPhili Fuller
Alice Fuller, F, [Daughter], age 3, born SussexAlice Fuller
Rhoda Fuller, F, [Daughter], age 1, born SussexRhoda Fuller

6th Jun 1841CensusPhebe Turk, F, Head, widowed, age 30 to 34, born SussexPhebe Paine [Turk]Frenches1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Ruth Turk, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexRuth Avis [Turk]
Harriet Turk, F, [Daughter], age 6, born SussexHarriet Turk
Hannah Turk, F, [Daughter], age 4, born SussexHannah Turk

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation GamekeeperFrederick RyeFrenches1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
WifeJane Rye
DaughterJane Rye
Daughter; occupation ScholarElizabeth Rye
Son; occupation ScholarJohn Rye
SonEdwin Rye
Visitor; occupation: sailorEdward Knight

30th Mar 1851CensusWifeHarriett FullerFrenches1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
DaughterAlice Fuller
DaughterRhoda Fuller
SonCharles Fuller
DaughterEllen Fuller
SonRichard Fuller
DaughterJulia Fuller

7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Bassett, M, Head, married, age 47, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Bassett, farm labourerFrenches Farm1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
Hannah Bassett, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer's wifeJane Hannah Bassett [Dadswell]
Abigail Bassett, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Mayfield, SussexAbigail Bassett
Sarah Bassett, F, Daughter, age 14, born Mayfield, SussexSarah (Sally) Fry [Underhill] [Bassett]
Edward Bassett, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEdgar Bassett, beerhouse keeper
John Bassett, M, Son, age 10, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJohn Bassett, farm labourer
James Bassett, M, Son, age 8, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJames Bassett, wheelwright
Charles Bassett, M, Son, age 6, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarCharles Bassett, wheelwright
Alfred Bassett, M, Son, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexAlfred Bassett, hay trusser
George Paine, M, Boarder, age 11, born Rotherfield, SussexGeorge Paine

7th Apr 1861CensusIsrael Fermor, M, Head, married, age 33, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerIsrael Fermor, farm labourerFrenches Farm1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
Henny Fermor, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer's wifeHenrietta Louisa Fermor [Fermor]
George O Fermor, M, Son, age 11, born Rotherfield, SussexGeorge Obed Fermor
Joseph Fermor, M, Son, age 8, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJoseph Albert Fermor
William Fermor, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Israel Fermor
Mary Fermor, F, Daughter, age 3m, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Fermor

2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Baldwin, M, Head, married, age 51, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 60 acres employing 1 manWilliam Baldwin, farmerFrenches Farm1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
Ellen Baldwin, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Rotherfield, SussexEllen Baldwin [Holmwood]

2nd Apr 1871CensusJames Baldwin, M, Head, married, age 27, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames BaldwinFrenches Farm1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
Elizabeth Baldwin, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Mayfield, SussexElizabeth Baldwin [Richardson]
Ester Baldwin, F, Daughter, age 5, born Rotherfield, SussexEsther Baldwin
Fanny Baldwin, F, Daughter, age 3, born Rotherfield, SussexFanny Baldwin
Kate Baldwin, F, Daughter, age 1, born Rotherfield, SussexKate Baldwin

c 1875Blatchinglye, Frenches, Little & Great Trodgers, East of Rotherfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyFrenches

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Overy, M, Head, widowed, age 79, born Hollington; occupation Retired FarmerWilliam OveryFrenches1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Emily Kent, F, Daughter, married, age 44, born Etchingham; occupation: housekeeperEmily Kemp [Overy]
Edgar Kent, M, Gran Son, single, age 18, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerEdgar Kemp

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Parks, M, Head, widowed, age 46, born Mayfield; occupation Farm labourerWilliam ParksFrenches1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Jane Turrell, F, House Keeper, widowed, age 52, born Kent; occupation HousekeeperJane Turrell

5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Hall, M, Head, married, age 43, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: carterHenry Hall, farm labourerFrenches1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Elizabeth Hall, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Rottingdean, SussexElizabeth Hall [Hobden]
Henry J Hall, M, Son, single, age 20, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: carterHenry James Hall, farm labourer
Elizabeth H Hall, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic servantElizabeth Harriet Hall
William S Hall, M, Son, age 14, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: carter boyWilliam Samuel Hall
Alfred C Hall, M, Son, age 11, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarAlfred Charles Hall
George B Hall, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarGeorge Benjamin Hall
Albert J Hall, M, Son, age 3, born Rotherfield, SussexAlbert John Hall

5th Apr 1891CensusLewis Mitchell, M, Head, single, age 23, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: groomLewis Mitchell, groomFrenches Cottages1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Alfred ManKelow, M, Boarder, single, age 28, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: groomAlfred James Mankellow, groom
Aaron Rogers, M, Boarder, single, age 21, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: groomAaron Rogers
David Huggett, M, Boarder, single, age 32, born Arlington, Sussex; occupation: groomDavid Huggett

2nd Apr 1911CensusHenry George Podger, M, Head, single, age 41, born Islworth, Middlesex; occupation: farmerHenry George Podger, farmerFrenches Farm, Mark Cross1911 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
Irene Gabrielle Saywell, F, Housekeeper, single, age 40, born Auckland, New Zealand; occupation: housekeeperIrene Gabrielle Saywell

2001TodayFrenches

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