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1295Tax listGilbert MerywederMerryweder [now Merryweather]

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

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

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Packham, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: farmer and millerWilliam Peckham, farmer and millerMerryweather1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Packham, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexSarah Packham [Willsher]
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Packham, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexJudith Elizabeth Taylor [Packham]
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Packham, F, [Daughter], age 9, born SussexSarah Jane Weller [Packham]
6th Jun 1841CensusEsther Packham, F, [Daughter], age 7, born SussexEsther Katherine Willsher King [Packham]
6th Jun 1841CensusCharlotte Packham, F, [Daughter], age 5, born SussexCharlotte Packham
6th Jun 1841CensusEllen Packham, F, [Daughter], age 5 months, born SussexEllen Packham
6th Jun 1841CensusHarriett Harmer, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantHarriett Harmer
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Hall, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantSarah Hall
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Relf, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: miller's apprenticeJames Relf
6th Jun 1841CensusMophett Thomas, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation ServantMophett Thomas

6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Padgham, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation MillerHenry PadghamMerryweather1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusRuth Padgham, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexRuth Padgham

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farmer and millerWilliam Peckham, farmer and millerMerryweathers1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeSarah Packham [Willsher]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterSarah Jane Weller [Packham]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEsther Katherine Willsher King [Packham]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterCharlotte Packham
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: scholarEllen Packham
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarJohn Willsher Packham
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarGeorgianna Goodger [Packham]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEmily Thirza Packham
30th Mar 1851CensusApprentice, occupation: apprenticeThomas Coomber
30th Mar 1851CensusJourneymam; occupation: millerJabez Hover
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm labourerJohn Kenwin

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Packham, M, Head, married, age 58, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: miller & farmer of 90 acres employing 4 men and 3 boysWilliam Peckham, farmer and millerMerryweathers1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Packham, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Hove, SussexSarah Packham [Willsher]
7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Packham, M, Son, single, age 18, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: millerJohn Willsher Packham
7th Apr 1861CensusGeorgeann Packham, F, Daughter, age 15, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: assistant housekeeperGeorgianna Goodger [Packham]
7th Apr 1861CensusEmily Thurza Packham, F, Daughter, age 11, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEmily Thirza Packham
7th Apr 1861CensusDonald Packham, M, Son, age 6, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Donald Packham
7th Apr 1861CensusDonald Packham, M, Son, age 6, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Donald Packham
7th Apr 1861CensusCadwallader Stanford, M, Apprentice, single, age 17, born Lingfield, Surrey; occupation: miller's apprenticeCadwallader Stanford
7th Apr 1861CensusHarriet Collins, F, Servant, single, age 14, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: house servantHarriet Collins
7th Apr 1861CensusJohn Hammonds, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: cowmanJohn Hammond
7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Card, M, Servant, single, age 16, born London; occupation: carter boyWilliam Card

1867Directory entryPackham William, miller & farmer, MerrywethersMerrywethersPost Office Directory

2nd Apr 1871CensusMatthew Jennings, M, Head, married, age 45, born Barnstaple, Devon; occupation: contractor and farmer of 87 acre and employing 3 menMatthew Jennings, contractor and farmerMerryweathers1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusSusanna Jennings, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Charlton, KentSusanna Jennings
2nd Apr 1871CensusMatthew Jennings, M, Son, age 8, born London, Surrey; occupation: scholarMatthew Jennings
2nd Apr 1871CensusSusanna Jennings, F, Daughter, age 6, born Walworth, Surrey; occupation: scholarSusanna Jennings
2nd Apr 1871CensusJessie Jennings, F, Daughter, age 4, born Walworth, Surrey; occupation: scholarJessie Jennings
2nd Apr 1871CensusAda Jennings, F, Daughter, age 3, born Brussels, Belgium; occupation: scholarAda Jennings
2nd Apr 1871CensusHannah Jennings, F, Niece, single, age 21, born Manchester; occupation: domestic servantHannah Jennings
2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Jennings, M, [Niece's] Son, age 1, born Old Kent Rd, LondonWilliam Jennings
2nd Apr 1871CensusMary A Jennings, F, Niece, single, age 18, born France; occupation: domestic servantMary A. Jennings
2nd Apr 1871CensusMatthew Jennings, M, Nephew, age 9, born Charlton, Kent; occupation: scholarMatthew Jennings
2nd Apr 1871CensusMary Todd, F, Aunt, age 67, born Charlton, Kent; occupation: annuitantMary Todd

2nd Apr 1871CensusGeorge Miller, M, Head, married, age 32, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge MillerMerryweathers1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusWinnifred Miller, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Wadhurst, SussexWinifred Miller
2nd Apr 1871CensusAnn E Miller, F, Daughter, age 10, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarAnnie Miller
2nd Apr 1871CensusEmily Miller, F, Daughter, age 7, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEmily Miller

2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Critoph, M, Head, widowed, age 66, born Sheringham, Norfolk; occupation: assistant millerWilliam Critoph, assistant millerMerryweathers1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex

1874Directory entryJennings Matthew Jas., Merry weathersMerry weathersPost Office Directory

c 1875Merryweather, Luckhurst, Gillhope & Fair Oak, East of Mayfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyMerryweather Mill

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Jenner, M, Head, married, age 45[?], born Brighton; occupation: farm labourerJohn William Jenner, farm labourerMerry Weather1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrances Esther Jenner, F, Wife, married, age 20, born HeathfieldFrances Esther Jenner [Ashdown]
3rd Apr 1881CensusFlora Jenner, F, Daughter, age 3, born Mayfield; occupation: scholarFlora Ellen Ashdown
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouisa Jenner, F, Daughter, age 10 m, born MayfieldLouisa Charlotte Jenner

3rd Apr 1881CensusHorace Blackman, M, Head, married, age 40, born Wadhurst, occupation: farm labourerHorace Blackman, farm labourerMerry Weather1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusHannah Blackman, F, Wife, married, age 30, born MayfieldHannah Blackman
3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter Blackman, M, Son, age 12, born Wadhurst, occupation: scholarWalter Blackman
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrank Blackman, M, Son, age 9, born Wadhurst, occupation: scholarFrank Blackman
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Blackman, M, Son, age 7, born Mayfield, occupation: scholarCharles Blackman
3rd Apr 1881CensusAda Blackman, F, Daughter, age 4, born Mayfield, occupation: scholarAda Blackman
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice Blackman, F, Daughter, age 2, born MayfieldAlice Blackman

3rd Apr 1881CensusHannah Eliz. Braine, F, Head, married, age 45, born ScotlandHannah Elizabeth Braine [Miller]Merry Weathers1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry James Miller, M, Brother, single, age 54, born Scotland, employs 5 men and 1 boy; occupation: farmerHenry James Miller
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie Barton, F, Servant, single, age 31, born Yorkshire, occupation: housekeeperAnnie Barton
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Avery, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Mayfield; occupation: groomWilliam James Avery

1882Directory entryBraine Frank W., miller 9wind), MerrieweatherMerrieweatherKelly's Directory

1882Directory entryBrains Hannah E. (Mrs.), miller (wind), MerrieweatherMerrieweatherKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Pan Stride, M, Head, married, age 38, born Haindown, Hampshire; occupation: farm bailiffHenry Pan Stride, farm bailiffMerryweather Mill1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusEllen Georgeina Stride, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Portsmouth, HampshireEllen Georgeina Stride
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Thomas Howell, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: miller's loaderWilliam Thomas Howell

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