The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1891 Rotherfield Census (including Crowborough)
Reference RG12/782: Rotherfield Enumeration District No 6
Enumerator: Mr Joseph Davis
Being that part commencing at Mr Brooker's Shop at Frogshole taking the Cottages to Jarvis Brook to the Crossways at Coldharbour keeping the North side of the Road to Crowboro Cross, then take the Road to the White Hart and Frogshole. Contents comprising the Railway Station, Hotel, Farningham Road, Towners Hill, Beeches, White Hart, Chapel Green, Roundabouts, Myrtle Road, Trenches Corner, Blacknest and Cock Mount Cottages
The whole in the Parliamentary Division of Rye.
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  • 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 ancestry.co.uk
  • 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]
 
Sheet    Place    Census entry
1Frogs HoleElizabeth Huggett, F, Head, widowed, age 77, born Rotherfield, Sussex
1Frogs HoleJohn Booker, M, Head, married, age 38, born Buxted, Sussex, occupation: master grocer and draper
1Frogs HoleWilliam Fuller, M, Head, married, age 46, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: farmer
1Frogs HoleElizabeth Hoath, F, Head, widowed, age 86, born Waldron, Sussex
1Jarvis BrookJames Harman, M, Head, widowed, age 76, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Retired Bricklayer
1Jarvis BrookDavid Harman, M, Head, married, age 33, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer
2Ferndale Cottages, Jarvis BrookDouglas Perry, M, Head, married, age 38, born Paddington, London; occupation Evangelist Minister
2FerndaleHenry W Gabriel, M, Head, single, age 25, born St Kilda, Melbourne; occupation: living on own means
2FerndaleJohn E Hill, M, Head, married, age 41, born Hambledon, Hampshire; occupation: gardener
2FerndaleJohn Crouch, M, Head, married, age 72, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation Retired Farmer
3Jarvis BrookHenry Turner, M, Head, widowed, age 68, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Living on own means
3Jarvis BrookCharles Page, M, Head, married, age 39, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Brickburner
3Jarvis BrookStephen Marchant, M, Head, widowed, age 60, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
3Jarvis BrookThomas Chandler, M, Head, married, age 56, born Iping, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
3Jarvis BrookHarry Welfare, M, Head, married, age 34, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation Landscape Gardener
3Jarvis BrookThomas Histed, M, Head, married, age 55, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: bootmaker
4Jarvis BrookGeorge Ramsden, M, Head, married, age 48, born Tenterden, Kent; occupation Master Carpenter
4Jarvis BrookGeorge Paige, M, Head, married, age 36, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
4Jarvis BrookEdward Marchant, M, Head, married, age 34, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
4Jarvis BrookSarah Payne, F, Head, widowed, age 62, born Buxted, Sussex
4Jarvis BrookIsaiah Russell, M, Head, married, age 38, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation Grocer's Manager
4Jarvis BrookRaymond Allingham, M, Head, married, age 28, born Camberwell, London; occupation: master baker
4Jarvis BrookHenry Fairbrother, M, Head, married, age 34, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: brick setter
4Jarvis BrookAaron Buck, M, Head, widowed, age 41, born Deptford, Kent, occupation: farm labourer
4Jarvis BrookFrank Fenner, M, Head, married, age 27, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: platelayer
5Jarvis BrookJohn Fry, M, Head, married, age 47, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: brickmaker
5Jarvis BrookCharles O Gilbert, M, Head, married, age 36, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: platelayer
5Plough and Horses, Jarvis BrookEdmund Manktelow, M, Head, married, age 62, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: licensed victualler
5Jarvis BrookWilliam Lovell, M, Head, widowed, age 75, born Ely, Cambridgeshire
5Jarvis BrookEphraim Piper, M, Head, married, age 57, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation Wheelwright
5Jarvis BrookStephen Wren, M, Head, widowed, age 68, born Framfield, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
5Kemps FarmHenry Neville, M, Head, married, age 52, born Mattingly, Hampshire; occupation Platelayer
6Black NestHenry Frost, M, Head, married, age 30, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: general carpenter
6Black NestMaurice B Fenlon, M, Head, married, age 38, born London; occupation: architect and surveyor
6RockingtonJames Wickens, M, Head, married, age 27, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Bricklayer
6Toll Cottage, Black NestHarry Hoad, M, Head, married, age 45, born Hurst, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
7Toll Villa, Towner's HillThomas Hobbs, M, Head, married, age 59, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
7Towner's HillAbraham Rogers, M, Head, married, age 42, born Dongatt, Somerset; occupation: farmer
7Surrey Cottage, Cock MountLewis J Marchant, M, Head, married, age 25, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: carpenter and joiner
7Cock MountEliza Mottram, F, Head, widowed, age 42, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: caretaker of infant school
7Cock MountHenry Packham, M, Head, married, age 64, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
7Prospect House, Cock MountGeorge Frost, M, Head, married, age 57, born Tollesbury, Essex; occupation: baptist minister
7Cock MountWilliam Chandler, M, Head, married, age 30, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: hoop maker
8Cock MountCharles Fenner, M, Head, married, age 36, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: journeyman baker
8Cock MountCharles Martin, M, Head, married, age 71, born Forest Row, Sussex; occupation: retired carpenter
8Cock MountGeorge Fenner, M, Head, widowed, age 72, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer and baker
8Cock MountJames Fenner, M, Head, married, age 39, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: house painter
8Cock MountStephen Pagden, M, Head, married, age 32, born Uckfield, Sussex; occupation Grocer's Porter
8Cock MountGeorge Smith, M, Head, widowed, age 58, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
9Cock MountJoseph Harman, M, Head, married, age 45, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
9Cock MountAlfred R Earl, M, Head, married, age 34, born Folkstone, Kent; occupation: brickmake
9Cock MountHenry Marchant, M, Head, married, age 48, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
9Cock MountWilliam T Field Buss, M, Head, married, age 44, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
9Cock MountGeorge E Tester, M, Head, married, age 35, born Framfield, Sussex; occupation Wheelwright and Licensed Victualler
9Farningham Road, No 1Matilda Barton, F, Head, widowed, age 54, born Hadlow, Kent
10Farningham Road, No 2John Berwick, M, Head, married, age 23, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: miller's journeyman
10Farningham Road, No 3George Fairbrother, M, Head, married, age 36, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: brick setter
10Farningham Road, No 4Joseph Rook, M, Head, married, age 38, born Dewsbury, Yorkshire; occupation Brick Maker
10Farningham Road, No 5Jesse Dadswell, M, Head, married, age 40, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: brick maker, ornamental
10Farningham Road, No 6John D William, M, Head, married, age 35, born Portsmouth, Hampshire; occupation Railway Porter
11Farningham Road, No 7Henry Smith, M, Head, married, age 33, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Labourer in Brickyard
11Farningham Road, No 8William Holmwood, M, Head, married, age 49, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: bricklayer's labourer
11Farningham Road, No 9Ann Smith, F, Head, widowed, age 57, born Ockley, Surrey; occupation Living on own means
11Farningham Road, No 10Herbert Harman, M, Head, married, age 46, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: master bricklayer
11Farningham Road, No 11Thomas Mills, M, Head, married, age 42, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: bricklayer
12Farningham Road, No 12Ambrose Earl, M, Head, married, age 48, born Sussex; occupation: brick maker
12Farningham Road, No 13James Utting, M, Head, married, age 65, born Norfolk; occupation Living on own means
12Farningham Road, No 14James Severs, M, Head, married, age 48, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: chimney sweep
12Farningham Road, No 15Henry Filtness, M, Head, married, age 70, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: retired innkeeper
12Farningham Road, No 16Mary D Field, M, Head, widowed, age 70, born Burpham, Sussex; occupation: living on own means
12Crowboro Station, S.C.R.William Jupp, M, Head, married, age 41, born Pulborough, Sussex; occupation: railway station master
12Frogs HoleHenry Pagden, M, Head, married, age 54, born Barcombe, Sussex; occupation Platelayer, S.C.R.
13Frogs HoleJames Brown, M, Head, married, age 30, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: railway porter
13Railway Inn, Frogs HoleSamuel Hemsley, M, Head, married, age 46, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: innkeeper and licensed victualler
13Station RoadGrace Carter, F, Head, widowed, age 79, born Kilmarston, Somerset; occupation: living on own means
13Station RoadCharles H Buck, M, Head, married, age 39, born Terling, Essex, occupation: tailor
13Station RoadGeorge Page, M, Head, married, age 75, born Wandsworth, Surrey; occupation General Labourer
13Station RoadFrances Mitchell, F, Head, married, age 62, born Rotherfield, Sussex
13Station RoadBenjamin Mitchell, M, Head, married, age 25, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: corn dealer
14Station RoadLeighton Arnold, M, Head, married, age 30, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: miller
14Station RoadEdward Chewter, M, Head, married, age 40, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
14Porters HillEdward Verrall, M, Head, married, age 70, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
14Porters HillAlbert Martin, M, Head, married, age 31, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: market gardener
15Lucksford FarmSamuel Hoath, M, Head, married, age 40, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer
15The BeechesTrevor Drury, M, Head, married, age 72, born Harrow On The Hill, Middlesex; occupation: retired army colonel, Infantry
15Black NestCharles D Leslie, M, Head, single, age 21, born British Subject, Chile; occupation: living on own means
15Black NestLevi Midmore, M, Head, widowed, age 47, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
15Black NestFrederick Verrall, M, Head, married, age 33, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
16Black NestGeorge Smith, M, Head, married, age 28, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
16Black NestGeorge Allcorn, M, Head, married, age 28, born Lewes, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
16Black NestJames Goldsmith, M, Head, married, age 49, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
16Black NestMoses Arnold, M, Head, married, age 42, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general hawker
17Sunnyside, Queens RoadHenry Cuthell, M, Head, single, age 39, born Kent; occupation: living on own means
17Queens RoadGeorge Barton, M, Head, married, age 65, born Rotherfield, Sussex, occupation: farm labourer
17Queens RoadEdward Filtness, M, Head, married, age 47, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
17Queens RoadJohn Barton, M, Head, single, age 33, born Rotherfield, Sussex, occupation: general labourer
17Queens RoadCharles Barton, M, Head, married, age 25, born Rotherfield, Sussex, occupation: farm labourer
17Queens RoadGeorge White, M, Head, married, age 28, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Carrier
18Ebenezer Cottage, No 1, Queens RoadSamuel Whatford, M, Head, married, age 31, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation Bricklayer
18Ebenezer Cottage, No 2, Queens RoadJames Butler, M, Head, married, age 42, born Benenden, Kent, occupation: cowman
18Ebenezer Cottage, No 3, Queens RoadJohnathan Teague, M, Head, married, age 37, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Chimney Sweep
18Ebenezer Cottage, No 4, Queens RoadMary White, M, Head, widowed, age 57, born Lingfield, Surrey; occupation Needle Woman
18Ebenezer Cottage, No 5, Queens RoadAlbert Rhodes, M, Head, married, age 26, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation General Labourer
18Ebenezer Cottage, No 6, Queens RoadJames Mackellow, M, Head, married, age 42, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer
19Ebenezer Cottage, No 8, Queens RoadGeorge Henshaw, M, Head, married, age 58, born Loughboro, Lancashire; occupation: general labourer
19Ebenezer Cottage, No 9, Queens RoadCarrie Mackellow, F, Head, married, age 25, born Fletching, Sussex
19Ebenezer Cottage, No 10, Queens RoadSamson Southwell, M, Head, married, age 66, born Robertsbridge, Sussex
19Queens RoadLois Filtness, M, Head, widowed, age 51, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: grocer
19Queens RoadCharles F Filtness, M, Head, married, age 27, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer
20Queens RoadDavid Mackellow, M, Head, married, age 45, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: mason (chopper)
20Queens RoadBenjamin Wickens, M, Head, married, age 28, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation Carpenter
20Queens RoadGeorge Bailey, M, Head, married, age 53, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
20Queens RoadJonathan Brown, M, Head, married, age 45, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: market gardener
20Queens RoadGeorge H Harding, M, Head, married, age 37, born Forest Row, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
21Queens RoadHannah Mackellow, M, Head, widowed, age 60, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: grocer
21Queens RoadAlfred Rofe, M, Head, married, age 51, born Salehurst, Sussex; occupation Florist and Market Gardener
21Gable CottagesHenry Miles, M, Head, married, age 55, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
21Gable CottagesWilliam Wickens, M, Head, married, age 56, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation General Labourer
21Stone VillaThomas Wickens, M, Head, married, age 60, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Bricklayer
21Queens RoadJames W Taylor, M, Head, married, age 30, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Charcoal Burner
21Queens RoadAlfred Dadswell, M, Head, married, age 49, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
21Queens RoadGeorge Fermor, M, Head, married, age 24, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer's labourer
22ColdharbourAlfred Coleman, M, Head, married, age 37, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer and mealman
22ColdharbourStephen Wigmore, M, Head, widowed, age 64, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
22BellevueJoseph Lilley, M, Head, married, age 31, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: lodginghouse keeper
22ColdharbourEdward Hope, M, Head, married, age 58, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
22SouthpointJames Goldsmith, M, Head, married, age 44, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: builder
22WhitehillHarriet Turk, M, Head, married, age 57, born Worthing, Sussex; occupation: monthly nurse
23WhitehillWilliam Mackellow, M, Head, married, age 34, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer's labourer
23WhitehillDaniel Wickens, M, Head, married, age 35, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Bricklayer
23WhitehillIra Huggett, M, Head, married, age 52, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: carpenter
23WhitehillWilliam Latter, M, Head, married, age 37, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: plumber
23WhitehillJohn Pomphrey, M, Head, married, age 41, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation Bricklayer's Labourer
23WhitehillBeniamin Wickens, M, Head, married, age 37, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Bricklayer
24WhitehillLuther Coleman, M, Head, married, age 33, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: butcher
24WhitehillSarah Francis, M, Head, single, age 26, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper
24Grocer's Shop, WhitehillTom Styles, M, Head, married, age 34, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: manager of stock
24WhitehillStephen Wickens, M, Head, married, age 23, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Bricklayer
24WhitehillPeter Relf, M, Head, married, age 31, born Jevington, Sussex; occupation: carpenter and joiner
24WhitehillRichard W Keays, M, Head, married, age 27, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: plumber and decorator
24WhitehillHenry Tester, M, Head, widowed, age 40, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
24WhitehillThomas E White, M, Head, married, age 47, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation Millwright
24WhitehillElizabeth Filtness, M, Head, widowed, age 54, born Rotherfield, Sussex
25WhitehillBenjamin C Martin, M, Head, married, age 35, born Forest Row, Sussex; occupation: carpenter
25WhitehillJames T Turk, M, Head, married, age 50, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
25WhitehillElla Snook, M, Head, single, age 21, born Whatcombe, Dorset; occupation: officer in salvation army
25WhitehillEdwin Child, M, Head, married, age 26, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: general labourer
25WhitehillJohn Cornford, M, Head, married, age 32, born Chiddingly, Sussex; occupation: prudential agent
25WhitehillAlfred Fermor, M, Head, widowed, age 51, born Tre…, Wiltshire; occupation: hoop maker
25WhitehillAnne E Spiers, M, Head, single, age 51, born Bayswater, London; occupation: living on own means
26WhitehillHenry Smith, M, Head, married, age 47, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation Shoemaker
26WhitehillGeorge Cole, M, Head, married, age 39, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer
26Trenches CornerCaroline Taylor, M, Head, widowed, age 71, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Living on own means
26Trenches CornerElizabeth Graham, M, Head, widowed, age 79, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: living on own means
26Trenches CornerCharles S Weston, M, Head, married, age 30, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: fly proprietor
27Trenches CornerJohn Mackellow, M, Head, widowed, age 72, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer
27Stone Cottage, Myrtle RoadHenry Baldwin, M, Head, married, age 61, born Shoreditch, Essex; occupation: living on own means
27Myrtle RoadAlfred Peerless, M, Head, married, age 68, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation General Huxter
27White Hart, Chapel GreenNathaniel Slater, M, Head, married, age 43, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: licenced victualler
27Chapel GreenCharles Price, M, Head, married, age 24, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Grocer's Porter
27Chapel GreenWilliam Bailey, M, Head, married, age 46, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
27Chapel GreenLionel W Miles, M, Head, married, age 46, born Plymouth, Devon; occupation: baker
28Grocer's Shop, Chapel GreenThomas E Turk, M, Head, married, age 41, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: master grocer and draper
28Chapel GreenGeorge Pilbeam, M, Head, married, age 37, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation General Labourer
28Chapel GreenAlfred Rogers, M, Head, widowed, age 49, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer
28Baldwins Cottages, Queens RoadMargaret Care, M, Head, widowed, age 60, born Rotherfield, Sussex
28Baldwins Cottages, Queens RoadJohn Evenden, M, Head, married, age 58, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: gardener
28Baldwins Cottages, Queens RoadJob Walter, M, Head, married, age 51, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
29Baldwins Cottages, Queens RoadAlfred Izzard, M, Head, married, age 55, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer
29Baldwins Cottages, Queens RoadEdwin Izzard, M, Head, married, age 35, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
29Baldwins Cottages, Queens RoadOwen Peerless, M, Head, married, age 34, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
29Chapel GreenSamuel F Akroyd, M, Head, single, age 45, born Stepney, London; occupation: vicar of All Saints, Crowborough
29Church CottageGeorge Cannard, M, Head, married, age 38, born Blagden, Somerset; occupation: groom and coachman
30Chapel GreenWilliam E Kent, M, Head, single, age 22, born Lewes, Sussex; occupation: corn, coal and seed merchant
30Chapel GreenWilliam Martin, M, Head, married, age 28, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: general labourer
30Chapel GreenThomas Camfield, M, Head, married, age 31, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: plumber and painter
30Chapel GreenMary Warmington, F, Head, widowed, age 60, born Ludgan, Cornwall
30Chapel GreenHenry Brooks, M, Head, married, age 44, born Bredhurst, Kent; occupation: church sexton
31Chapel GreenJohn Colgate, M, Head, married, age 40, born Battle, Sussex; occupation: grocer
31The CroftMary S Powell, F, Head, widowed, age 74, born London; occupation Living on own means
31Postern Cottage, RoundaboutsJames Sands, M, Head, married, age 83, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: living on own means
31Springfield CottageAlfred Jacques, M, Head, married, age 42, born Guildford, Surrey; occupation: baker
31Springfield CottageThomas Tester, M, Head, married, age 53, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Hairdresser and Gardener
31RoundaboutsEdward Fermor, M, Head, married, age 40, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: wheelwright
31Chapel GreenCharles Dadswell, M, Head, married, age 56, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

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