The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1861 Rotherfield Census (including Crowborough)
Reference RG9/574: Rotherfield Enumeration District No 6
Part of the Parish of Rotherfield commencing at Pains Corner taking the Cottages to Jarvis Brook to the Cross Ways at Coldharbour keeping the North side of the Road to Crowboro' Cross as far as the Roundabouts still keeping the Road to White Hart and Pains Corner including the Chapel, Beeches and Mendays Farms.
Enumerator: William Wickens.
Please note:
  • These census records have been transcribed from images of the original census sheets. Whilst all care has been taken, the result is an interpretation of the original which is available at Local Record Offices, from The National Archives, and from
  • Occupation has been unified (e.g. Ag Lab, Farm Lab, and many other such recordings are all displayed as Farm labourer).
  • The Sheet Number is as shown on the original document and is linked to a page showing all the entries on that Sheet (as well as entries from the following or previous sheet where the entry for the location covers more than one sheet).
  • In those instances where the Census entry is incorrect or missing and it has been possible from other sources to derive a correction, then these changes are shown inside square brackets, e.g. [Wife]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

2Jarvis BrookGeorge Fenner, M, Head, married, age 42, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: grocer
    Ann Fenner, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    George Fenner, M, Son, age 16, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Charles Fenner, M, Son, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex

2Jarvis BrookCharles Mills, M, Head, married, age 51, born Capel, Kent; occupation: schoolmaster
    Margret Mills, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Ann Mills, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: dressmaker
    George Mills, M, Son, age 14, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Thomas Mills, M, Son, age 12, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Martin Mills, M, Son, age 8, born Lamberhurst, Kent

2Jarvis BrookJames Mackellow, M, Head, married, age 36, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: stone mason
    Hannah Mackellow, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Sally Mackellow, F, Daughter, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Rose Mackellow, F, Daughter, age 2, born Rotherfield, Sussex

2Jarvis Brook [Campbell Villa, Walshes Road]Stephen Tasker, M, Head, married, age 70, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: wheelwright
    Sally Tasker, F, Wife, age 64, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Mary A Tasker, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Sally Tasker, F, Granddaughter, single, age 10, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Jesse Tasker, M, Grandson, age 4, born Rotherfield, Sussex

2Jarvis BrookGeorge E Foulds, M, Head, married, age 29, born Tonbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: auctioneer, grocer and draper
    Elizabeth Foulds, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Barming, Kent
    Sarah C Foulds, F, Daughter, age 1m, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    George Foulds, M, Father, widowed, age 61, born Beall, Yorkshire; occupation: farmer

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