The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Chapel Green      Crowborough  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1933The Story of Crowbrough ⇒ p. 56; p. 58

Places in Chapel Green
Alford Villas
All Saints Vicarage
Church Cottage
Clifton Villa
Crowborough Chapel [als All Saints Church]
Eastleigh
Grocers Shop
Methodist Chapel
Myrtle Cottage
Providence Villa
Springfield Cottages
St. Mary's Church
Sunningdale
The Croft
The Firs [als Red House]
White Hart Inn
Historical records

c 1875Crowborough Chapel Green, Sussex - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyChapel Green

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Gretton, M, Head, married, age 41, born Leicestershire; occupation: vicar of All SaintsHenry Gretton, vicar of All SaintsChapel Green1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Gretton, F, Wife, married, age 43, born LondonMary Gretton
3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Henry Gretton, M, Son, age 6, born China; occupation: scholarRichard Henry Gretton
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Russel Gretton, M, Son, age 5, born Frant; occupation: scholarJohn Russel Gretton
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred William Gretton, M, Son, age 3, born FrantAlfred William Gretton
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur Cecil Gretton, M, Son, age 2, born FrantArthur Cecil Gretton
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Mary Gretton, F, Daughter, age 2 m, born CrowboroughEllen Mary Gretton
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Miles, F, Serv, single, age 19, born Wadhurst; occupation: nurseSarah Miles
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ann Sales, F, Serv, single, age 19, born Frant; occupation: cookMary Ann Sales

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Latter, M, Head, married, age 33, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Latter, carpenterChapel Green1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Latter, F, Wife, married, age 22, born RotherfieldSarah Elizabeth Latter [Lockyer]
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Latter, M, Son, age 1, born RotherfieldGeorge Latter

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Beard, M, Head, married, age 25, born Withyham, occupation: gardenerJames Beard, gardenerChapel Green1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Jane Beard, F, Wife, married, age 22, born HampshireElizabeth Jane Beard

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Edwin Turk, M, Head, married, age 31, born Rotherfield, employs 3 men; occupation: grocer and draperThomas Edwin Crittall Turk, grocer and draperChapel Green Grocery1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet Turk, F, Wife, married, age 43, born RotherfieldHarriet Turk [Smith]
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Turk, F, Daughter, age 6, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarMary Turk
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam C. Turk, M, Son, age 5, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarWilliam C. Turk
3rd Apr 1881CensusRhoda Rolf, F, Serv, age 19, born Eastbourne; occupation: domestic servantRhoda Relf
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Myared, M, Serv, single, age 20, born Essex; occupation: warehousemanJames Myared
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Hide, M, Apprentice, single, age 13, born Surrey; occupation: grocer's apprenticeCharles Hide

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Ovenden, M, Head, married, age 35, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm labourerGeorge OvendenChapel Green1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAmelia Ovenden, F, Wife, married, age 34, born RotherfieldAmelia Ovenden [Card]
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Ovenden, M, Son, age 14, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarGeorge Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnne Ovenden, F, Daughter, age 7, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarAnne Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusLois Ovenden, F, Daughter, age 6, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarLois Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Ovenden, M, Son, age 3, born RotherfieldHarry Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Ovenden, M, Son, age 8 m, born RotherfieldWilliam Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Izzard, M, Lodger, married, age 29, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerAlfred Albert Izzard, farm labourer
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet Izzard, F, Lodgers Wife, married, age 27, born RotherfieldHarriett Izzard [Ovenden]

3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Ann Boarer, F, Head, widowed, age 34, born Mayfield; occupation: needle womanElizabeth Ann BoarerChapel Green1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAc. Boarer, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarAc. Boarer
3rd Apr 1881CensusLuke Boarer, M, Son, age 10, born Tunbridge Wells; occupation: scholarLuke Boarer
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Boarer, F, Daughter, age 4, born DurhamElizabeth Boarer

3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Rogers, M, Head, widowed, age 39, born Rotherfield; occupation: farmerAlfred Rogers, farmerChapel Green1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Rogers, F, Daughter, age 15, born RotherfieldMary Elizabeth Turk [Rogers]

3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Dadswell, M, Head, married, age 44, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerCharles Dadswell, farm labourerChapel Green1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet Dadswell, F, Wife, married, age 39, born RotherfieldHarriet Dadswell [Card]
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Dadswell, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarWilliam Ernest Dadswell
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Dadswell, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarJames Charles Dadswell
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Dadswell, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarGeorge Dadswell
3rd Apr 1881CensusRose Dadswell, F, Daughter, age 10, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarRose Dadswell
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Dadswell, F, Daughter, age 7, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarEllen Dadswell
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Dadswell, F, Daughter, age 1, born RotherfieldEliza Dadswell

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Boarer, M, Head, married, age 56, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm labourerHenry Borer, farm labourerChapel Green1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ann Boarer, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Rotherfield; occupation LaundressMaria Boarer [Richardson]
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ann Boarer, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Rotherfield; occupation LaundressMary Ann Boarer
3rd Apr 1881CensusBenjamin S. Boarer, M, Son, age 14, born Rotherfield; occupation GroomBenjamin Staines Boarer
3rd Apr 1881CensusJesse Vincent Boarer, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarJesse Vincent Boarer
3rd Apr 1881CensusHorace David Boarer, M, Son, age 10, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarHorace David Boarer

3rd Apr 1881CensusLionel William Miles, M, Head, married, age 35, born Devon; occupation: master baker and confectionerLionel William Miles, master baker and confectionerChapel Green Bakery1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Miles, F, Wife, married, age 37, born RotherfieldElizabeth Miles [Richardson]
3rd Apr 1881CensusLionel William Miles, M, Son, age 4, born RotherfieldLionel William Miles

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Peerless, M, Head, married, age 24, born Buxted; occupation Butcher JourneymanJames PeerlessChapel Green1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Peerless, F, Wife, married, age 26, born ChichesterMary Peerless

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Hider Taylor, M, Head, married, age 58, born Rotherfield; occupation Master carpenterWilliam Hider TaylorChapel Green1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Taylor, F, Wife, married, age 58, born RotherfieldEliza Taylor [Taylor]

3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Edwards, M, Head, married, age 50, born Rotherfield; occupation: valuer and surveyorCharles Edwards, valuer and surveyorChapel Green1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Edwards, F, Wife, married, age 63, born RotherfieldAnnesley Edwards [Bellingham]

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Henry Smith, M, Head, married, age 49, born Wadhurst; occupation Master boot and shoe makerWilliam Henry SmithChapel Green Shoeshop1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusCaroline Smith, F, Wife, married, age 52, born RottingdeanCaroline Smith
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Marden, M, Boarder, single, age 20, born Withyham; occupation: carpenter journeymanJohn Marden

5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Price, M, Head, married, age 24, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Grocer's PorterCharles PriceChapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusFrancis M Price, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Buxted, SussexFrances Mercy Price [Baker]
5th Apr 1891CensusFrancis M Price, F, Daughter, age 8 months, born Rotherfield, SussexFrancis Mercy Price

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Bailey, M, Head, married, age 46, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourerWilliam Bailey, labourerChapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusCharlotte Bailey, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Rotherfield, SussexCharlotte Bailey
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam J Bailey, M, Son, age 3, born Rotherfield, SussexWilliam J Bailey
5th Apr 1891CensusAlbert Bailey, M, Son, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexAlbert Bailey

5th Apr 1891CensusLionel W Miles, M, Head, married, age 46, born Plymouth, Devon; occupation: bakerLionel William Miles, master baker and confectionerChapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Miles, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Rotherfield, SussexElizabeth Miles [Richardson]
5th Apr 1891CensusEbenezer Barnes, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Marshfield, Gloucestershire; occupation: baker assistantEbenezer Barnes
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah A C Rusher, M, Lodger, single, age 41, born Banbury, Oxfordshire; occupation Living on own meansSarah A C Rusher
5th Apr 1891CensusVioletta Smith, M, Lodger, single, age 50, born London; occupation Living on own meansVioletta Smith
5th Apr 1891CensusRose Jackman, M, Servant, single, age 22, born Isle Of Wight; occupation: parlourmaidRose Jackman
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Ann Barnes, M, Visitor, widowed, age 48, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Ann Barnes

5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Pilbeam, M, Head, married, age 37, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation General LabourerGeorge Pilbeam, farm labourerChapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMary J Pilbeam, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Jane Pilbeam [Tester]
5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Pilbeam, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation ScholarCharles Pilbeam
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Pilbeam, F, Daughter, age 9, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation ScholarAlice Pilbeam
5th Apr 1891CensusAda Pilbeam, F, Daughter, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation ScholarAda Pilbeam

5th Apr 1891CensusAlfred Rogers, M, Head, widowed, age 49, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmerAlfred Rogers, farmerChapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusOwen Dadswell, M, Servant, age 16, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm servantOwen Dadswell

5th Apr 1891CensusSamuel F Akroyd, M, Head, single, age 45, born Stepney, London; occupation: vicar of All Saints, CrowboroughSamuel F Akroyd, vicar of All Saints, CrowboroughChapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Davies, F, Servant, widowed, age 44, born Walney, Shropshire; occupation: cookMary Davies
5th Apr 1891CensusLizzie Kingham, M, Servant, age 27, born Anlesey, Bedfordshire; occupation: housemaidLizzie Kingham

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam E Kent, M, Head, single, age 22, born Lewes, Sussex; occupation: corn, coal and seed merchantWilliam E Kent, corn, coal and seed merchantChapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEmma Kent, F, Mother, widowed, age 58, born Lewes, SussexEmma Kent
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge R Kent, M, Brother, single, age 27, born Lewes, Sussex; occupation: corn merchant's travellerGeorge R Kent
5th Apr 1891CensusAlbert Kent, M, Brother, married, age 24, born Lewes, Sussex; occupation: corn merchant's travellerAlbert Kent

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Martin, M, Head, married, age 28, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: general labourerWilliam Martin, general labourerChapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah J Martin, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Tunbridge Wells, KentSarah Jane Martin [Langridge]
5th Apr 1891CensusReginald Martin, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarReginald Martin
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Martin, M, Son, age 1 month, born Rotherfield, SussexWilliam Martin
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Langridge, F, Mother-in-law, widowed, age 70, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation LaundressElizabeth Langridge [Richardson]
5th Apr 1891CensusSophia Izzard, F, Lodger, widowed, age 73, born Ashurst, Kent; occupation: living on own meansSophia Izzard [Vaughns]
5th Apr 1891CensusKatherine Kent, F, Lodger, married, age 29, born Seaford, Sussex; occupation: living on own meansKatherine Kent
5th Apr 1891CensusMary A Ade, F, Mother, widowed, age 68, born Seaford, Sussex; occupation: living on own meansMary A Ade

5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Camfield, M, Head, married, age 31, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: plumber and painterThomas Camfield, plumber and painterChapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEllen Camfield, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Hove, SussexEllen Camfield
5th Apr 1891CensusBessie Camfield, F, Daughter, age 5, born Rotherfield, SussexBessie Camfield
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Camfield, M, Son, age 3, born Rotherfield, SussexGeorge Camfield
5th Apr 1891CensusAlice Camfield, F, Daughter, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexAlice Camfield
5th Apr 1891CensusAlfred Allen, M, Boarder, single, age 17, born Stratford On Avon, Warwickshire; occupation: architect's assistantAlfred Allen

5th Apr 1891CensusMary Warmington, F, Head, widowed, age 60, born Ludgan, CornwallMary WarmingtonChapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Warmington, F, Daughter, single, age 28, born Ludgan, Cornwall; occupation Elemetary TeacherElizabeth Warmington

5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Brooks, M, Head, married, age 44, born Bredhurst, Kent; occupation: church sextonHenry Brooks, farm labourerChapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Ann Brooks, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Ann (Polly) Brooks [Jarvis]
5th Apr 1891CensusErnest H Brooks, M, Son, single, age 21, born Bredhurst, Kent; occupation: groom and coachmanErnest Henry Brooks, house painter
5th Apr 1891CensusRose A Brooks, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: pupil teacherRose Agnes Brooks
5th Apr 1891CensusJoshua G Brooks, M, Son, age 15, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: page boyGeorge Joshua Brooks
5th Apr 1891CensusAnna M Brooks, F, Daughter, age 14, born Rotherfield, SussexAnna M. Brooks
5th Apr 1891CensusJames C Brooks, M, Son, age 11, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarCharles James Brooks
5th Apr 1891CensusThomas Brooks, M, Son, age 8, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarThomas Brooks
5th Apr 1891CensusAda M Brooks, F, Daughter, age 6, born Rotherfield, SussexAda M. Brooks

5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Colgate, M, Head, married, age 40, born Battle, Sussex; occupation: grocerJohn Colgate, grocerChapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Colgate, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Eridge, SussexMary Colgate
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Colgate, F, Daughter, age 9, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: scholarMary Colgate
5th Apr 1891CensusHarriett Colgate, F, Daughter, age 7, born Groombridge, Sussex; occupation: scholarHarriett Colgate
5th Apr 1891CensusEmma Colgate, F, Daughter, age 6, born Groombridge, SussexEmma Colgate

5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Dadswell, M, Head, married, age 56, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerCharles Dadswell, farm labourerChapel Green1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusHarriet Dadswell, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Rotherfield, SussexHarriet Dadswell [Card]
5th Apr 1891CensusEliza Dadswell, F, Daughter, age 11, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEliza Dadswell
5th Apr 1891CensusArthur Dadswell, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarArthur Dadswell

c 1899Crowborough Chapel Green, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyChapel Green

1907Chapel GreenChapel Green, CrowboroughPrivate collection

1911St. Mary's ChurchSt. Mary's Church, CrowboroughChapel GreenSt. Mary's Church web site

2nd Apr 1911CensusValance Roser, M, Head, married, age 40, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation house painterValance RoserChapel Green1911 Census
Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusGertrude Roser, F, Wife, married 16 years, age 41, born Wheathampstead, HertfordshireGertrude Roser

2nd Apr 1911CensusJohn Stoner, M, Head, married, age 40, born Petworth, Sussex; occupation baker and confectionerJohn StonerThe Green, Chapel Green1911 Census
Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusLouisa Stoner, F, Wife, married 13 years, age 51, born Duxford, Cambridgeshire; occupation assistant in businessLouisa Stoner
2nd Apr 1911CensusCharles Robert Stoner, M, Son, age 10, born Crowborough, Sussex; occupation schoolCharles Robert Stoner
2nd Apr 1911CensusLionel William Miles, M, Visitor, married, age 68, born Plymouth, Devonshire; occupation baker retiredLionel William Miles

2nd Apr 1911CensusGeorge Edward Vigor, M, Head, married, age 45, born Etchingham, Sussex; occupation grocer and draperGeorge Edward VigorChapel Green1911 Census
Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1911CensusPhoebe Alice Vigor, F, Wife, married 17 years, age 46, born Brenchley, KentPhoebe Alice Vigor
2nd Apr 1911CensusGeorge Bernard Vigor, M, Son, age 10, born Crowborough, SussexGeorge Bernard Vigor
2nd Apr 1911CensusBertram Clarence Vigor, M, Son, age 6, born Crowborough, SussexBertram Clarence Vigor
2nd Apr 1911CensusEthel Davis, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Battle, Sussex; occupation servantEthel Davis
2nd Apr 1911CensusFrederick Ernest Floate, M, Assistant, single, age 18, born Washington, Sussex; occupation assistant grocerFrederick Ernest Floate

1913Queen Victoria Jubilee Tree, Chapel GreenQueen Victoria Jubilee Tree, Chapel Green, Crowborough photographed by A.H. Homewood, Burgess HillPrivate collection

1914Chapel GreenChapel Green, Crowborough photographed by A.H. Homewood, Burgess HillPrivate collection

c 1920Crowborough Green and All Saints ChurchCrowborough Green and All Saints Church, CrowboroughPrivate collection

c 1935The White Hart HotelThe White Hart Hotel, Crowborough photographed by E.A. Sweetman & Son Ltd, Tunbridge WellsChapel GreenPrivate collection

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