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

c 1825Eridge, Sussex - c 1825Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1825 by Christopher and John GreenwoodBrownings

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Hemsley, M, Head, age 45 to 49, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Helmsley, farm labourerNew House, Dengate1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Hemsley, F, [Wife], age 60 to 64, born SussexAnn Hemsley [Dalton]
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Hemsley, M, [Son], age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Hemsley
6th Jun 1841CensusLouiza Daulton, F, age 15 to 19, born SussexLouiza Daulton

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Lockyer, M, Head, age 45 to 49, born Sussex; occupation: blacksmithThomas LockyerNew House, Dengate1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusPhiladelphia Lockyer, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexPhiladelphia Lockyer [Mills]
6th Jun 1841CensusAmos Lockyer, M, [Son], age 2, born SussexAmos Lockyer
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Longley, M, age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Longley

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Cronk, M, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex, occupation: farmerJohn CronkBrownings1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Cronk, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexElizabeth Taylor Cronk [Round]
6th Jun 1841CensusRichard Cronk, M, [Son], age 3, born SussexRichard Widen Cronk
6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Cronk, M, [Son], age 2, born SussexHenry Hickman Cronk
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Cronk, M, [Son], age 6 months, born SussexWilliam Taylor Cronk
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Killick, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servantAnn Killick
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Diggens, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantMary Diggens

6th Jun 1841CensusJames Chewter, M, Head, age 55 to 59, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Chewter, farm labourerBrownings1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusHester Chewter, F, [Wife], age 50 to 54, born SussexHester Chewter
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Whiffen, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerGeorge Whiffen
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Pink, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerJames Pink

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerThomas Helmsley, farm labourerBrownings Forge1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeAnn Hemsley [Dalton]

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: master blacksmithThomas LockyerBrownings Forge1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifePhiladelphia Lockyer [Mills]
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: scholarAmos Lockyer
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEliza Lockyer
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterSarah Lockyer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Adams, farm labourerBrownings Cottage1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMary Adams [Crittal]
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: farm labourerHenry Adams, farm labourer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Farm labourerGeorge SaundersBrownings Cottage1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeElizabeth Saunders [Foord]
30th Mar 1851CensusBrother; occupation Farm labourerStephen Saunders

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Adams, M, Head, married, age 56, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm bailiffWilliam Adams, farm labourerBrownings1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Adams, F, Wife, married, age 73, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Adams [Crittal]

7th Apr 1861CensusGeorge Saunders, M, Head, married, age 41, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: carterGeorge Saunders, carterBrownings1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusElizabeth Saunders, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Wadhurst, SussexElizabeth Saunders
7th Apr 1861CensusFanny Saunders, F, Mother, widowed, age 62, born Herstmonceux, Sussex; occupation: almswomanFanny Saunders
7th Apr 1861CensusHenry Saunders, M, Brother, single, age 20, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: carterHenry Saunders
7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Saunders, M, Nephew, single, age 16, born Hellingly, Sussex; occupation: carterWilliam Saunders

7th Apr 1861CensusFredrick Piddlesden, M, Head, married, age 24, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerFredrick Piddlesden, farm labourerBrownings1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusPhiladelphia Piddlesden, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Rotherfield, SussexPhiladelphia Piddlesden
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Ann Piddlesden, F, Daughter, age 2, born Speldhurst, KentMary Ann Piddlesden
7th Apr 1861CensusAnne Jane Piddlesden, F, Daughter, age 1, born Rotherfield, SussexAnne Jane Piddlesden

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Saunders, M, Head, married, age 31, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: carterWilliam Saunders, carterBrownings1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Saunders, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Herstmonceux, SussexMary Saunders

7th Apr 1861CensusHenry Jeal, M, Head, married, age 34, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: carpenterHenry Jeal, carpenterBrownings Lodge1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Jeal, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Walford, HerefordshireMary Jeal

1867Directory entryBillis Joseph, esq., BrowningsBrowningsPost Office Directory

2nd Apr 1871CensusJoseph Billis, M, Head, married, age 63, born Southwark, Surrey; occupation: farmer of 300 acres employing 3 boys and 12 menJoseph Billis, farmerBrownings Lodge1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusMary Jane Billis, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Market Overton, RutlandMary Jane Billis
2nd Apr 1871CensusChristina Billis, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born Lambeth, Surrey; occupation: farmer's daughterChristina Billis
2nd Apr 1871CensusMary J Billis, F, Daughter, age 13, born Lambeth, Surrey; occupation: scholarMary J. Billis
2nd Apr 1871CensusHenry Thos Billis, M, Son, age 11, born Lambeth, Surrey; occupation: scholarHenry Thomas Billis
2nd Apr 1871CensusAlfred Billis, M, Son, age 8, born Lambeth, Surrey; occupation: scholarAlfred Billis
2nd Apr 1871CensusJohn Billis, M, Son, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJohn Billis
2nd Apr 1871CensusMargaret Baxter, F, single, age 19, born Brixton, Surrey; occupation: governessMargaret Baxter
2nd Apr 1871CensusAnn Lockyer, F, Servant, widowed, age 24, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant and cookAnn Lockyer
2nd Apr 1871CensusEllen Maynard, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant and housemaidEllen Maynard

2nd Apr 1871CensusGeorge Saunders, M, Head, married, age 51, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Saunders, farm labourerBrownings1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusElizabeth Saunders, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: laundressElizabeth Saunders
2nd Apr 1871CensusFrances Saunders, F, Mother, widowed, age 72, born Herstmonceux, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer's widow (almswoman)Frances Saunders
2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Saunders, M, Nephew, single, age 25, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Saunders

2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Hyder, M, Head, married, age 41, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic gardenerWilliam Hider, gardenerBrowning Lodge Gate1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusHannah Hyder, F, Wife, married, age 29, born South Waltham, LincolnshireHannah Hyder [Meredith]
2nd Apr 1871CensusCharlotte Hyder, F, Daughter, age 12, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarCharlotte Hider
2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Hyder, M, Son, age 9, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJoseph William Hyder
2nd Apr 1871CensusMary Meredith, F, Mother-in-law, married, age 56, born Barnwell, Northamptonshire; occupation: annuitantMary Meredith

1874Directory entryBilles Joseph, BrowningsBrowningsPost Office Directory

c 1875Old Eridge Park, Forge Wood & Great Danegate, South of Eridge Park - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyBrownings Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Jeffery, M, Head, married, age 56, born Buxted; occupation: farm bailiffJoseph Jeffery, farm bailiffBrownings Farm1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Jeffery, F, Wife, married, age 52, born RotherfieldEliza Jeffery [Rawlins]
3rd Apr 1881CensusAusley Jeffery, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born RotherfieldAnsley Elizabeth Jeffery
3rd Apr 1881CensusHelen Jeffery, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born RotherfieldEliza Ellen Jeffery
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharlotte Jeffery, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born RotherfieldCharlotte Jeffery
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Jeffery, M, Son, single, age 19, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Jeffery
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert Jeffery, M, Son, age 16, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarAlbert Jeffery
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Jeffery, F, Daughter, age 14, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarElizabeth Jeffery
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdwin Jeffery, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarEdwin Jeffery

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam John Saunders, M, Head, married, age 35, born Rotherfield; occupation CarterWilliam John SaundersBrownings Cottage1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Jane Saunders, F, Wife, married, age 33, born RotherfieldMary Jane Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Saunders, F, Lodger, widowed, age 60, born Wadhurst; occupation CharwomanElizabeth Saunders

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Saunders, M, Head, married, age 52, born Heathfield; occupation Farm LabourerWilliam SaundersBrownings Lodge1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Saunders, F, Wife, married, age 49, born HerstmonceuxMary Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Henry Saunders, M, Son, single, age 19, born Frant; occupation Farm LabourerWilliam Henry Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnne Rebecka Saunders, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born RotherfieldAnne Rebecka Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Alfred Saunders, M, Son, age 13, born RotherfieldGeorge Alfred Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert James Saunders, M, Son, age 10, born Rotherfield; occupation ScholarAlbert James Saunders

c 1899Hamsell Manor, Sussex - c 1899Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1899 by Ordnance SurveyHamsell Manor

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