The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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c 1795Buxted, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamRock hall

6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Hilder, F, Head, age 30 to 34Ann HilderRock Hall Cottage1841 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
James Hilder, M, [Son], age 5James Hilder
Ann Hilder, F, [Daughter], age 3Ann Hilder
Harriot Hilder, F, [Daughter], age 1, born SussexHarriot Hilder

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Bassett, M, Head, age 65 to 69, born Sussex; occupation: plumber journeymanThomas Bassett, plumber journeymanRock Hall Cottage1841 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Sophia Bassett, F, [Daughter], age 45 to 49, born SussexSophia Bassett

6th Jun 1841CensusCharles Banks, M, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex, occupation: horse keeperCharles Banks, horse keeperRock Hall Cottage1841 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Charlotte Banks, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born SussexCharlotte Banks

6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Farmer, F, Head, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: millinerElizabeth Farmer, millinerRock Hall Cottage1841 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Henry Farmer, M, [Relation], age 12Henry Farmer

6th Jun 1841CensusJenney Hewett, F, Head, age 30 to 34, born SussexJenney HewettRock Hall Cottage1841 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
William Hewett, M, [Son], age 7, born SussexWilliam Hewett
James Hewett, M, [Son], age 5, born SussexJames Hewett
Archibald Hewett, M, [Son], age 3, born SussexArchibald Hewett
Margaret Hewett, F, [Daughter], age 1, born SussexMargaret Hewett

6th Jun 1841CensusRichard Wood, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation Gardener journeymanRichard WoodRock Hall Cottage1841 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Susannah Wood, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexSusanna Wood
Henry Wood, M, [Son], age 6, born SussexHenry Wood
Thomas Wood, M, [Son], age 3, born SussexThomas Wood
Anne Wood, F, [Daughter], age 8 months, born SussexAnn Wood
Henry Mitchell, M, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: carpenter journeymanHenry Mitchell
Henry Hudson, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation Carpenter journeymanHenry Hudson

6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Walker, M, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation Carpenter journeymanGeorge WalkerRock Hall Cottage1841 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Ann Walker, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born SussexAnn Walker
George Offen, M, age 8, born SussexGeorge Offen

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Louch, M, Head, age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation: independentWilliam Louch, independentRock Hall Cottage1841 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Ann Louch, F, [Wife], age 75 to 79Ann Louch

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Darby, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: bricklayer journeymanThomas Darby, bricklayer journeymanRock Hall Cottage1841 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Mary Darby, F, [Wife], age 50 to 54, born SussexMary Darby
Ellen Darby, F, [Daughter], age 15 to 19, born SussexEllen Darby
Richard Eldridge, M, [Father-in-law], age 85 to 89, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerRichard Eldridge, farm labourer

6th Jun 1841CensusAlexander Cheale, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex, occupation: builderAlexander Cheale, builderRock Hall1841 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Alexander Cheale, M, [Son], age 20 to 24, born SussexAlexander Cheale
Rebecca Putland, F, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation HousekeeperRebecca Putland
Frances Brooker, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servantFrances Brooker

1851Cheale, Alexander, sen., occupation: builder and agent for union assuranceAlexander Cheale, builderRock HallPost Office Directory

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, widowed, employs 33 people, occupation: builderAlexander Cheale, builderRockhall1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Son, employs 3 people, occupation: plumberGeorge Cheale
DaughterElizabeth Cheale
Servant; occupation: general servantPhiladelphia Gasson
NieceAbigail Kemp

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: carpenterHenry Mitchell, carpenterRockhall Cottages1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Wife; occupation: shoe binderElizabeth Mitchell
Son; occupation: scholarOliver Mitchell
Visitor; occupation ScholarEdwin Woodhams

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: shoemakerWilliam Baker, shoemakerRockhall Cottages1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
WifeMary Ann Baker
DaughterFanny Baker
DaughterEmily Baker
DaughterMary Ann Oliver [Baker]

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, occupation: house painterJames Barnard, house painterRockhall Cottages1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
WifeSophia Barnard
DaughterMartha Barnard
DaughterMary Barnard
DaughterElizabeth Barnard

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: gardenerJohn Mills, gardenerRockhall Cottages1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
WifeAnn Mills [Cord]

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: groomJames Hewitt, groomRockhall Cottages1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Wife; occupation: laundressJanet Hewitt
Daughter; occupation: scholarMargaret E. Hewitt
Son; occupation: scholarCharles G. Hewitt
Son; occupation: scholarRichard Hewitt
Son; occupation: scholarAlexander Hewitt

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Gardener'S LabourerRichard WoodRockhall Cottages1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
WifeSusanna Wood
Son; occupation LabourerHenry Wood
Son; occupation ScholarThomas Wood
Daughter; occupation ScholarAnn Wood
Son; occupation ScholarRichard Wood
Son; occupation ScholarJohn Wood
SonJames Wood
SonDavid Wood

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerHenry Hemsley, farm labourerRockhall Cottages1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
WifeElizabeth Hemsley [Pavey]
Wife's son; occupation LabourerWilliam Purvey

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: cordwainerJohn Filtness, cordwainerRockhall Cottages1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
WifeEllen Filtness
Daughter; occupation: scholarFrances E. Filtness
Son; occupation: scholarHenry R. Filtness
Son; occupation: scholarJohn Filtness
SonGeorge Filtness
SonWilliam Filtness

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Shoe MakerWilliam WalterRockhall1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
WifeRuth Walter

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation BricklayerJohn PelhamRockhall1851 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
WifeMary Pelham [Crowhurst]
Daughter; occupation VisitorElizabeth Pelham
Daughter; occupation DressmakerSarah Ann Eade [Pelham]
Son; occupation MasonWilliam Pelham
Son; occupation BricklayerCharles Pelham
Son; occupation ClerkThomas Pelham
Daughter; occupation ScholarHarriett Pelham
Son; occupation ScholarPeter Pelham
Daughter; occupation ScholarJane Pelham

1874Directory entryCheeseman Charles, Rock hallRock hallPost Office Directory

c 1875Uckfield, Sussex - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyRock Hall

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Harvey, M, Head, married, age 60, born Uckfield; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Harvey, farm labourerRockhall1881 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Elizabeth Harvey, F, Wife, married, age 59, born Little HorstedElizabeth Harvey
Emily Esther Harvey, F, Granddaughter, single, age 3, born RingmerEmily Esther Harvey

3rd Apr 1881CensusBenjamin Thomas, M, Head, married, age 30, born Uckfield; occupation Bricklayer JourneymanBejamin ThomasRockhall1881 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Ellen Thomas, F, Wife, married, age 31, born UckfieldEllen Thomas
Martha Thomas, F, Daughter, single, age 8, born Uckfield; occupation ScholarMartha Thomas
Alice Mary Thomas, F, Daughter, single, age 5, born Uckfield; occupation ScholarAlice Mary Thomas
Eleanor Thomas, F, Daughter, single, age 2, born UckfieldEleanor Thomas

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Pruvey, M, Head, widowed, age 62, born Rotherfield; occupation Butcher journeymanGeorge Pruvey, butchr journeyman, gardener and farm labourerRockhall1881 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Ann Eliza Pruvey, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born UckfieldAnn Eliza Pruvey
Caroline Pruvey, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born UckfieldCaroline Burley [Pruvey]
Henry Pruvey, M, Son, single, age 14, born Uckfield; occupation ButcherHarry Pruvey
Emma Jane Pruvey, F, Daughter, single, age 9, born Uckfield; occupation ScholarEmma Jane Pruvey
Charlotte Louisa Pruvey, F, Granddaughter, single, age 2 m, born UckfieldCharlotte Louisa Pruvey

3rd Apr 1881CensusHugh Pruvey, M, Head, married, age 27, born Uckfield; occupation Brewer's DraymanHugh Pruvey, brewer's draymanRockhall Cottages1881 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Elizabeth Pruvey, F, Wife, married, age 25, born FramfieldElizabeth Pruvey [Morris]
Ernest Hugh Pruvey, M, Son, age 2, born UckfieldErnest Hugh Pruvey
Elizabeth Ellen Pruvey, F, Daughter, age 1 m, born UckfieldElizabeth Ellen Pruvey

3rd Apr 1881CensusJanet Hewett, F, Head, widowed, age 65, born Scotland; occupation: retired laundressJanet HewettRockhall Cottages1881 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Archibald Hewett, M, Son, widowed, age 43, born Uckfield; occupation: railway platelayerArchibald Hewett
Elizabeth Dawn, F, Granddaughter, single, age 18, born Middlesex; occupation: pupil teacherElizabeth Dawn

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Hy. Earle, M, Head, married, age 48, born Uckfield; occupation: gardenerThomas Henry EarleRockhall Cottages1881 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Ellen Earle, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Chichester; occupation: needle womanEllen Earle
William Henry Earle, M, Son, age 20, born Lewes; occupation: machinistWilliam Henry Earle
Alice Ann Earle, F, Daughter, age 17, born UckfieldAlice Ann Earle
Charles Earle, M, Son, age 14, born Uckfield; occupation: scholarCharles Earle
Emily Earle, F, Daughter, age 11, born Uckfield; occupation: scholarEmily Earle
William Earle, M, Lodger, widowed, age 82, born Uckfield; occupation: pensionerWilliam Earle

3rd Apr 1881CensusNelson Brown, M, Head, married, age 34, born Maresfield; occupation: blacksmithNelson Brown, blacksmithRockhall Cottages1881 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Mary Ann Brown, F, Wife, married, age 30, born FletchingMary Ann Brown
Agnes Brown, F, Daughter, age 9, born Fletching; occupation: scholarAgnes Brown
Alice Ansby Brown, F, Daughter, age 8, born Fletching; occupation: scholarAlice Ansby Brown
Dennis Brown, M, Son, age 4, born Maresfield; occupation: scholarDennis Brown
Ellen Emily Brown, F, Daughter, age 2, born UckfieldEllen Emily Brown
Mabel Brown, F, Daughter, age 3 m, born UckfieldMabel Brown

3rd Apr 1881CensusTrayton West, M, Head, married, age 26, born Maresfield; occupation Bricklayer's labourerTrayton West, bricklayer's labourerRockhall Cottages1881 Census
Uckfield, Sussex
Fanny West, F, Wife, married, age 21, born FramfieldFanny West [Morris]
Trayton West, M, Son, age 2, born MaresfieldTrayton West
Fanny May West, F, Daughter, age 7 m, born UckfieldFanny May West

1882Directory entryCheesman Charles, Rock hallRock hallKelly's Directory

1888Directory entryBatchelor, Alfred, 2, Rock hall2, Rock hallBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryBoswell, John, 8, Rockhall8, RockhallBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryCheeseman, Charles, builder and contractor, RockhallRockhallBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryEarle, Thomas, 5, Rockhall5, RockhallBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryHarvey, William, 1, Rockhall1, RockhallBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryHewitt, Arch, 6, Rock hall6, Rock hallBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryHobbs, Mrs, 9, Rock hall9, Rock hallBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryPayne, George, 3, Rockhall3, RockhallBrooker's Guide

1888Directory entryWest, Trayton, 7, Rockhall7, RockhallBrooker's Guide

c 1899Uckfield, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyRock Hall

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