The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1928Rotherfield - The Story of some Wealden Manors by Catharine Pulleinp. 293

Historical records

13th Sep 1593Occupation OwnerJohn RigfordGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1638 to 1640Occupation OwnerWilliam AllenGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1640 to 1658Occupation OwnerJohn AllenGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1670 to 1680Occupation OwnerWilliam AllynGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1680 to 1688Occupation OwnerWilliam DownardGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1688 to 1693Occupation OwnerMary DownardGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1693 to 1697Occupation OwnerAnthony ColeGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1697 to 1710Occupation OwnerNicholas PalmerGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1710 to 1712Occupation OwnerWidow PalmerGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1712 to 1720Occupation OwnerEdward DownardGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1720 to 1727Occupation OwnerSarah MooneGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1727 to 1729Occupation OwnerMrs UsherwoodGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1729 to 1768Occupation OwnerJohn MooneGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1768 to 1790Occupation OwnerWilliam MooneGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1790 to 1806Occupation OwnerJohn MooneGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1806 to 1814Occupation OwnerJames MooneGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

after 22nd Aug 1814Occupation OwnerSamuel WickinsGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

1834 to 1835Occupation TenantJames HallGeorge InnPullein's Rotherfield

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Tompsett, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation PublicanJohn Edward TompsettGeorge Inn1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Tompsett, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexMary Tompsett [Wallis]
6th Jun 1841CensusEdwin Richardson, M, age 5, born SussexEdwin Richardson
6th Jun 1841CensusEllen Latter, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantEllen Latter
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Horsecraft, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servantThomas Horsecraft

1851Filtness, Henry; occupation: innkeeperHenry Filtness, innkeeperGeorgePost Office Directory

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 1 person; occupation: innkeeperHenry Filtness, innkeeperVillage [George Inn]1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeHarriott Filtness
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterMary Filtness
30th Mar 1851CensusSonFrederick Filtness
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterFanny Filtness
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: general servantHarriett Hyder [Card]
30th Mar 1851CensusServant, occupation: general servantMary Cornwall

7th Apr 1861CensusHenry Filtness, M, Head, married, age 40, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: innkeeper and farmer of 9 acresHenry Filtness, innkeeper and farmerGeorge1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusHarriet Filtness, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Fletching, SussexHarriet Filtness
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Filtness, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Filtness
7th Apr 1861CensusFanny Filtness, F, Daughter, age 11, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarFanny Filtness
7th Apr 1861CensusEllen Filtness, F, Daughter, age 9, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEllen Filtness
7th Apr 1861CensusBertha Filtness, F, Daughter, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarBertha Filtness
7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Filtness, F, Daughter, age 4, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarSarah Filtness
7th Apr 1861CensusGeorge Filtness, M, Son, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexGeorge Filtness
7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Filtness, M, Son, age 8m, born Rotherfield, SussexWilliam Filtness
7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Leney, M, Servant, widowed, age 54, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: ostlerJohn Leney

2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Moon, M, Head, married, age 41, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: licensed victuallerWilliam Moon, gardenerGeorge Inn1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusMary A Moon, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Speldhurst, KentMary Ann Moon [Weller]
2nd Apr 1871CensusMary A Payne, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: general servantMary A. Payne

2nd Apr 1871CensusStephen Moyce, M, Lodger, married, age 60, born Magdalen, Norfolk; occupation: surgeon (L.S.A.)Stephen MoyceGeorge Inn1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex

1874Directory entryFiltness Henry, The GeorgeThe GeorgePost Office Directory

c 1875Catts Corner, Town Row, Horse Grove & Cottage Hill, Rotherfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyGeorge Inn

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Filtness, M, Head, married, age 59, born Frant; occupation Licensed VictuallerHenry Filtness, innkeeperGeorge Inn1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet Filtness, F, Wife, married, age 60, born FletchingHarriott Filtness
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Filtness, F, Daughter, single, age 28, born Rotherfield; occupation General ServantEllen Filtness
3rd Apr 1881CensusBertha Filtness, F, Daughter, single, age 25, born Rotherfield; occupation General ServantBertha Filtness
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Tully, F, Daughter, married, age 24, born RotherfieldSarah Jane Tully [Filtness]
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Tully, F, Daughter, married, age 24, born RotherfieldSarah Jane Tully [Filtness]
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Filtness, M, Son, single, age 20, born Rotherfield; occupation BarmanWilliam Filtness
3rd Apr 1881CensusBertha Tully, F, Gr Daughter, age 3, born TonbridgeBertha Tully
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Tully, M, Gr Son, age 2, born TonbridgeJohn Tully
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Tully, M, Gr Son, age 3 m, born TonbridgeHenry Tully
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Cullingworth, M, Boarder, married, age 57, born Yorkshire, occupation: cabinet makerWilliam Cullingworth
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Bull, M, Boarder, married, age 29, born Middlesex, occupation: cabinet makerGeorge Bull

1882Directory entryFiltness Henry, The GeorgeThe GeorgeKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusRobert Vigor, M, Head, married, age 52, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation InnkeeperRobert Vigor, butcher and farmerGeorge Inn, High Street1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Vigor, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Warbleton, SussexAlice Vigor [Lavender]
5th Apr 1891CensusEmily Jane Vigor, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation BarmaidEmily Jane Vigor
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Maude Buckle, F, Granddaughter, age 3, born Bury St Edmunds, SuffolkAlice Maude Buckle
5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Bexhill, M, Servant, single, age 30, born Sedlescombe, Sussex, occupation: ostlerCharles Bexhill

1917The VillageThe Village, Rotherfield photographed by Valentine's seriesGeorge InnPrivate collection

2001TodayGeorge House

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