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1891 Rotherfield Census (including Crowborough)
Reference RG12/782: Rotherfield Enumeration District No 4
Enumerator: Mr George Hyder
Being that part commencing at the Boars Head Inn taking the North West side of the Turnpike Road to the Crown turning and Boundary of the Parish to Orznash and then in a straight line to the Boarshead inn. Contents comprising Stonehouse, Renbys, Hamsell, Eridge Railway Station, Hamsell Hills, Fostal Cottages, Warren Rocks, Leelands, Hollambys, Pinstraws, Orznash, Motts, Bullfinch and Birchden
The whole in the Parliamentary Division of Rye.
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

20HamsellEdward Tasker, M, Head, married, age 65, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Fanny Tasker, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Phillip Tasker, M, Son, single, age 22, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: railway porter
    Elizabeth Tasker, F, Granddaughter, age 2, born Uckfield, Sussex
    Elizabeth Tasker, F, Granddaughter, age 2, born Uckfield, Sussex
    Kate Tasker, F, Granddaughter, age 19, born Withyham, Sussex
    Kate Tasker, F, Granddaughter, age 19, born Withyham, Sussex

20HamsellAlexander Butler, M, Head, married, age 75, born Benenden, Kent, occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Butler, F, Wife, married, age 71, born Benenden, Kent
    Alexander Butler, M, Son, single, age 24, born Benenden, Kent, occupation: farm labourer

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