The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Cobbarn      Eridge  

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

Places in Cobbarn
Cobbarn Farm
Cobbarn Smithy
Little Cobbarn Cottages
New Cottages
The Forge
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
Mary Waterhouse, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born SussexMary Waterhouse
John Russell, M, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerJohn Russell
Benjamin Wilmshurst, M, age 10, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerBenjamin Wilmshurst, farm labourer
Caroline 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
Ann Richardson, F, [Wife], age 30, born SussexAnn Richardson
Ann Richardson, F, [Daughter], age 3, born SussexAnn Richardson
Julia 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
Elizabeth Killick, F, [Wife], age 45 to 49, born SussexElizabeth Killick
Ann Killick, F, [Daughter], age 20 to 24, born SussexAnn Bonds [Killick]
Sophia Killick, F, [Daughter], age 15 to 19, born SussexSophia Killick
Louisa 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
Sarah Wise, F, [Lodger], age 47, born Sussex; occupation ServantSarah Wise
Henry 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
Joseph Carpenter, M, [Son], age 50 to 54, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerJoseph Carpenter
William Carpenter, M, [Son], age 50 to 54, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerWilliam Carpenter
Mary Crittenden, F, age 50 to 54, born Sussex, occupation: servantMary Crittenden

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

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

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerThomas Killick, farmerCop Barn1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
WifeElizabeth Killick
Daughter; occupation: seamstressAnn Bonds [Killick]
DaughterLouisa Killick

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation BricklayerWilliam RichardsonCop Barn1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
WifeAnn Richardson
Daughter; occupation ScholarAnn Richardson
Daughter; occupation ScholarJulia Richardson
Son; occupation ScholarWilliam Richardson
DaughterEden Richardson
DaughterPhebe Richardson
SonPhillip Richardson

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerJohn Corke, farm labourerCop Barn1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
WifeMary Anne Corke [Rogers]
SonJohn Corke
DaughterMary Ann Corke
SonBenjamin James Corke

7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Kemp, M, Head, married, age 60, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: farmerJohn Kemp, farmerCobbarn1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
Mary Kemp, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Tonbridge, KentMary Kemp
Mary Ann Kemp, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's daughterMary Ann Kemp
Ann 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
Eleanor Colbran, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Withyham, SussexEleanor Colbran
Christiana Colbran, F, Daughter, age 11, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarChristiana Colbran
James Colbran, M, Son, age 8, born Rotherfield, SussexJames Colbran
Edward Colbran, M, Son, age 6, born Rotherfield, SussexEdward Colbran
Eleanor Colbran, F, Daughter, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexEleanor Colbran
James 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
Sarah Lockyer, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Rotherfield, SussexSarah Lockyer
Sarah Lockyer, F, Daughter, age 10, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarSarah Lockyer
William Lockyer, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Lockyer
William Dray, M, Son-in-law, age 22, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: smithWilliam Dray
Ann Dray, F, Daughter, age 19, born Rotherfield, SussexAnn Dray
Emma 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
Louisa Killick, F, Daughter, single, age 37, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: charwomanLouisa Killick
John 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
Sarah 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
Mary Smith, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Smith
Amos Smith, M, Son, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexAmos Smith
John 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
Amos Luxford, M, Son, single, age 30, born Rotherfield; occupation Garden LabourerAmos Luxford
Eliza 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
Caroline Fenner, F, Wife, married, age 42, born RotherfieldCaroline Fenner [Smith]
Charles Fenner, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarCharles Alfred Fenner
Emma Ann Fenner, F, Daughter, age 9, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarEmma Ann Card [Fenner]
William Henry Fenner, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarWilliam Henry Fenner
Caroline Frances Fenner, F, Daughter, age 5, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarCaroline Frances Turner [Fenner]
Albert Edward Fenner, M, Son, age 2, born RotherfieldAlbert Edward Fenner
Mary Ann Fenner, F, Daughter, age 4 m, born RotherfieldMary Ann Fenner
Alfred 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
Sophia Tasker, F, Wife, married, age 29, born RotherfieldSophia Tasker [Adams]
Arthur Tasker, M, Son, age 8, born RotherfieldArthur Tasker
Archie Tasker, M, Son, age 2, born RotherfieldArchie Tasker
John 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
Julia Weston, F, Wife, married, age 32, born RotherfieldJulia Weston [Medhurst]
Benjamin Weston, M, Son, age 9, born RotherfieldBenjamin Weston
Annie 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
Hannah Winch, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Cranbrook, KentHannah Winch
David Winch, M, Son, single, age 19, born Flimwell, Kent; occupation MilkmanDavid Winch
Annie Winch, F, Daughter, age 15, born Hawkhurst, KentAnnie Winch
Charley 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
Charlotte 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
Harriett Simes, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Fletching, SussexHarriett Simes
Henry Simes, M, Son, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarHenry Simes
Frederick Simes, M, Son, single, age 15, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerFrederick Simes
Robert Simes, M, Son, age 12, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: errand boyRobert Simes
Frank Simes, M, Son, age 10, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: scholarFrank Simes
Horace 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
Emmer Furner, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Heathfield, SussexEmmer Furner
Herbert William Furner, M, Son, age 4, born Forest Row, SussexHerbert William Furner
Catharine Amilia Furner, F, Daughter, age 1, born Eridge, Rotherfield, SussexCatharine Amilia Furner
Edward Owen Jenner, M, Boarder, single, age 24, born Eridge, Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: blacksmithEdward Owen Jenner

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