The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1851 Rotherfield Census
Reference: HO 107 1640, Rotherfield Registration District, Folios 30-41 in the Rotherfield Enumeration District 1c
From the Boars Head Inn by the Turnpike Road leading to Tunbridge Wells to the Crown Corner then taking the boundary of the Parish on the East to the two cottages at the corner of Nap Wood, and from thence to Gravel Pit on Saxonbury Hill, taking the road past Green Hedges to Sprats Bottom, then by the Stream to Cowford Bridge, keeping up the road about eight roods then turn in the gate at the bottom of Hornshurst Wood past Turks taking the house, then over Johnsons Bridge along the bottom of Lime Kiln Forest taking Testers and Browns houses and come out at the Boars Head Inn.
Enumerator - William Wickenden

Id Property Person Position Date of Birth Place of Birth
019Marl CottageJohn Patching Dadswell, farm labourerHead; occupation Farm Labourer1816Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
Milley Dadswell [Richardson]Wife24th Jan 1818Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Nancy PatchingDaughter; occupation Scholar21st Nov 1842Parish of Crowborough, Sussex
Phoebe PatchingDaughter; occupation Scholar1st Mar 1845Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
Horace PatchingSon14th Sep 1847Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
John PatchingSon20th Jan 1850Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex

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