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Blackham [a.k.a. Atherfolds] Mill    Blackham  Withyham  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1902Historical Notes of Withyham, Hartfield and Ashdown Forest by C. N. Suttonp. 122

Historical records

c 1795Blackham, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamBlackham Mill

c 1825Blackham, Sussex - c 1825Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1825 by Christopher and John GreenwoodBlackham Mill

6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Chapman, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation MillerGeorge ChapmanAtherfolds Mill1841 Census
Withyham, Sussex
Elizabeth Chapman, F, [Wife], age 55 to 59, born SussexElizabeth Chapman [Reynolds]
Elizabeth Atherfold, F, age 75 to 79, born Sussex; occupation independentElizabeth Atherfold [Chapman]
Shadrick Baldwin, M, age 55 to 59; occupation: servantShadrach Baldwin
Harriett Mercer, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation ServantHarriett Mercer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 1 person, occupation: farmerGeorge ChapmanBlackham1851 Census
Withyham, Sussex
WifeElizabeth Chapman [Reynolds]
Servant; occupation House ServantHarriet Mercer
Servant; occupation: farm labourerShadrach Baldwin

1867Directory entryHarding Wm. miller, miller, Blackham millBlackham millPost Office Directory

1874Directory entryHarding Wm., miller, Blackham millBlackham millPost Office Directory

c 1875Blackham Mill & Willetts Farm, North East of Withyham - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyBlackham Mill

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Harding, M, Head, married, age 76, born Surrey; occupation: millerWilliam Harding, farmerBlackham Mill1881 Census
Withyham, Sussex
Mrs Harding, F, Wife, , age 71, born BerkshireAnn Harding [Coleman]
Caroline Harding, F, Daughter, single, age 47, born BerkshireCaroline Harding
James Harding, M, Son, single, age 41, born Berkshire; occupation: millerJames Harding, farmer
Hubert Harding, M, Son, single, age 32, born Berkshire; occupation: millerHubert John Harding
Lavinia Harding, F, Daughter, single, age 30, born East GrinsteadLavina Harding

1882Directory entryHarding William, miller, Blackham Water millBlackham Water millKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusGoerge Bean, M, Head, married, age 44, born Mayfield, Sussex, occupation: millerGoerge Bean, millerBlackham Mill1891 Census
Withyham, Sussex
Sarah Bean, F, Wife, married, age 43, born Burstow, SurreySarah Bean
Walter Bean, M, Son, single, age 16, born Burstow, Surrey, occupation: millerWalter Bean
Alice Ellis, F, Adopted daughter, single, age 8, born LondonAlice Ellis
Frank Harman, M, Brother-in-law, single, age 24, born Burstow, Surrey, occupation: visitorFrank Harman

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