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c 1795South of Mayfield, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamOld Mill Farm

6th Jun 1841CensusBenjamin Tompsett, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation FarmerBenjamin TompsettMoat Mill1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Tompsett, F, age 45 to 49, born Sussex; occupation IndependentSarah Tompsett
6th Jun 1841CensusAlfred Humphrey, M, age 25 to 29, born SussexAlfred Humphrey
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Jarvis, F, age 15 to 19, born SussexSarah Jarvis

6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Hicks, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: millerHenry Hicks, millerMoat Mill1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusAmelia Hicks, F, [Wife], age 40 to 44, born SussexAmelia Hicks [Elphick]
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Hicks, F, [Relation], age 20 to 24, born SussexMary Hicks
6th Jun 1841CensusJane Hicks, F, [Daughter], age 12, born SussexJane Hicks
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Hicks, M, [Son], age 10, born SussexWilliam Hicks
6th Jun 1841CensusFrances Hicks, F, [Daughter], age 8, born SussexFrances Caroline Weston [Hicks]
6th Jun 1841CensusWalter Hicks, M, [Son], age 6, born SussexWalter Hicks
6th Jun 1841CensusEliza Newington, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation IndependentEliza Newington

6th Jun 1841CensusNicholas Packham, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerNicholas Packham, farm labourerOld Mill1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Packham, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexElizabeth Packham [Brooman]
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Packham, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexAnn Powell [Packham]
6th Jun 1841CensusHarriot Packham, F, [Daughter], age 7, born SussexHarriett Lade [Packham]
6th Jun 1841CensusPeter Packham, M, [Son], age 3, born SussexPeter Packham
6th Jun 1841CensusHenry Packham, M, [Son], age 1, born SussexHenry Packham
6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Packham, M, [Father], age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Peckham, farm labourer
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Brooman, M, age 12, born SussexGeorge Brooman

6th Jun 1841CensusDavid Packham, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerDavid PackhamOld Mill1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusPhiladelphia Packham, F, [Wife], age 40 to 44, born SussexPhiladelphia Packham [Avery]
6th Jun 1841CensusBenjamin Tompsett, M, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerBenjamin Tompsett
6th Jun 1841CensusBenjamin Barton, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerBenjamin Barton

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Stapley, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerJohn StaplyOld Mill Cottage1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Stapley, F, [Wife], age 40 to 44, born SussexMary Staply [Diggins]
6th Jun 1841CensusNicholas Stapley, M, [Son], age 14, born SussexNicholas Staply
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Stapley, F, [Daughter], age 12, born SussexMary Jane Stapley
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Stapley, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexElizabeth Stapley
6th Jun 1841CensusEsther Stapley, F, [Daughter], age 6, born SussexEsther Staply

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 12 people; occupation FarmerBenjamin TompsettOld Mill1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation HousekeeperSarah Tompsett
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Fenner
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: general servantFrances Bailey

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: millerHenry Hicks, millerOld Mill1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeAmelia Hicks [Elphick]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterJane Hicks
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterFrances Caroline Weston [Hicks]
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: millerWalter Hicks

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Brick MakerJames SaundersOld Mill1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeSarah Saunders
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation Brick MakerTrayton Saunders
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterHarriott Saunders
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation Brickmaker'S ApprenticeWilliam Saunders
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation ScholarCatherine Saunders

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerNicholas Packham, farm labourerOld Mill1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeElizabeth Packham [Brooman]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterAnn Powell [Packham]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterHarriett Lade [Packham]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterMary Jane Wilson [Packham]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterCaroline Packham
30th Mar 1851CensusLodger; occupation MillerBenjamin Tompsett
30th Mar 1851CensusStepson, occupation: general servantGeorge Brewman
30th Mar 1851CensusFather; widowed; occupation: farm labourerThomas Peckham, farm labourer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 1 person; occupation: farmerWilliam AveryOld Mill1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMartha Avery
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterRuth Jarvis [Avery]
30th Mar 1851CensusSonJoel Avery
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterMary Avery
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterSarah Waters [Avery]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterFanny Packham [Avery]
30th Mar 1851CensusMother, widowedSarah Avery
30th Mar 1851CensusBrother; occupation: annuitantJames Avery
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm LabourerWilliam Ovenden
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm LabourerWilliam Saunders
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: general servantSarah Coleman

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerDavid PackhamOld Mill1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifePhiladelphia Packham [Avery]
30th Mar 1851CensusGrand-sonEdward William Packham

7th Apr 1861CensusHenry Mann, M, Head, married, age 29, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: gamekeeperHenry Mann, gamekeeperOld Mill1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusTheodosha Mann, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Mayfield, SussexTheodosha Mann
7th Apr 1861CensusHenry Mann, M, Son, age 1, born Mayfield, SussexHenry Mann

7th Apr 1861CensusJames Saunders, M, Head, married, age 62, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: master brickmakerJames Saunders, master brickmakerOld Mill1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Saunders, F, Wife, married, age 61, born Mayfield, SussexSarah Saunders
7th Apr 1861CensusTrayton Saunders, M, Son, single, age 38, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerTrayton Saunders
7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Saunders, M, Son, single, age 24, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Saunders
7th Apr 1861CensusCatherine Saunders, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Heathfield, SussexCatherine Saunders

7th Apr 1861CensusThomas Saunders, M, Head, married, age 36, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Saunders, farm labourerOld Mill1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusFrances Saunders, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Mayfield, SussexFrances Saunders
7th Apr 1861CensusPhiladelphia Saunders, F, Daughter, age 10, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarPhiladelphia Saunders

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Avery, M, Head, married, age 55, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 112 acres employing 1 manWilliam AveryOld Mill1861 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusMartha Avery, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Mayfield, SussexMartha Avery
7th Apr 1861CensusJack Avery, M, Son, single, age 19, born Mayfield, SussexJoel Avery
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Avery, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Mayfield, SussexMary Avery
7th Apr 1861CensusSarah Avery, F, Daughter, age 15, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarSarah Waters [Avery]
7th Apr 1861CensusFanny Avery, F, Daughter, age 12, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarFanny Packham [Avery]
7th Apr 1861CensusEmily Avery, F, Daughter, age 7, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEmily Avery
7th Apr 1861CensusJames Avery, M, Brother, age 53, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm servant; handicap: lunaticJames Avery
7th Apr 1861CensusJames Gadd, M, Servant, age 14, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: carter boyJames Gadd

1867Directory entryAvery William, farmer, Old Mill farmOld Mill farmPost Office Directory

2nd Apr 1871CensusElizabeth Waters, F, Head, widowed, age 57, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 95 acres employing 2 menElizabeth Waters, farmerUpper Old Mill Farm House1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusJohn Waters, M, Son, single, age 23, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: farmer's sonJohn Waters
2nd Apr 1871CensusEliza Waters, F, Daughter, single, age 30, born Waldron, SussexEliza Waters
2nd Apr 1871CensusBenjamin H Waters, M, Son, single, age 18, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: draper and grocer's apprenticeBenjamin H. Waters
2nd Apr 1871CensusFrederick Waters, M, Son, age 15, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: scholarFrederick Waters
2nd Apr 1871CensusMargaret A Waters, F, Daughter, age 13, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: scholarMargaret A. Waters
2nd Apr 1871CensusStephen G Waters, M, Lodger, single, age 55, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: annuitant; handicap: idiot from measlesStephen G. Waters
2nd Apr 1871CensusJohn Ascott, M, Servant, single, age 48, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm servantJohn Ascott

2nd Apr 1871CensusJames Saunders, M, Head, married, age 72, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: master brickmaker employing 1 manJames Saunders, master brickmakerOld Mill Cottage1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusSarah Saunders, F, Wife, married, age 71, born Mayfield, SussexSarah Saunders
2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Saunders, M, Son, single, age 34, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Saunders
2nd Apr 1871CensusThomas Saunders, M, Visitor, widowed, age 40, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: brickmaker journeymanThomas Saunders

2nd Apr 1871CensusJoel Avery, M, Head, married, age 30, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJoel AveryOld Mill Cottage1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusCatherine Avery, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Mayfield, SussexCatherine Avery
2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam J Avery, M, Son, age 7, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam James Avery
2nd Apr 1871CensusErnest Avery, M, Son, age 5, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarErnest Avery
2nd Apr 1871CensusClement Avery, M, Son, age 3, born Mayfield, SussexHenry Clement Avery
2nd Apr 1871CensusEsli J Avery, M, Son, age 2m, born Mayfield, SussexEsli Joel Avery

2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Avery, M, Head, married, age 63, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 93 acres employing 3 men and 1 boyWilliam AveryOld Mill Farm House1871 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusMartha Avery, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Mayfield, SussexMartha Avery
2nd Apr 1871CensusSarah Avery, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Mayfield, SussexSarah Waters [Avery]
2nd Apr 1871CensusFanny Avery, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born Mayfield, SussexFanny Packham [Avery]
2nd Apr 1871CensusEmily Avery, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Mayfield, SussexEmily Avery
2nd Apr 1871CensusEdith K Avery, F, Daughter, age 8, born Mayfield, SussexEdith Kate Avery
2nd Apr 1871CensusThomas Evenden, M, Servant, single, age 15, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: farm servantThomas Evenden

1874Directory entryAvery William, farmer, Old Mill farmOld Mill farmPost Office Directory

c 1875St Dunstans Bridge & Bungehurst Farm, South of Mayfield - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyOld Mill Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Saunders, M, Head, married, age 82, born Mayfield; occupation Brick makerJames SaundersOld Mill Cottage1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Saunders, F, Wife, married, age 81, born MayfieldSarah Saunders
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Saunders, M, Son, age 43, born Heathfield; occupation Brick makerWilliam Saunders

3rd Apr 1881CensusJoel Avery, M, Head, married, age 40, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourerJoel AveryOld Mill Cottage1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusCatherine Avery, F, Wife, married, age 42, born HeathfieldCatherine Avery
3rd Apr 1881CensusErnest Avery, M, Son, age 15, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourerErnest Avery
3rd Apr 1881CensusCleymont Avery, M, Son, age 12, born Mayfield; occupation: scholarHenry Clement Avery
3rd Apr 1881CensusJoel Avery, M, Son, age 10, born Mayfield; occupation: scholarEsli Joel Avery
3rd Apr 1881CensusKate Avery, F, Daughter, age 6, born Mayfield; occupation: scholarSarah Kate Avery
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdith Avery, F, Daughter, age 4, born MayfieldEdith Eliza Avery
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Avery, F, Daughter, age 1, born MayfieldEllen Willett Avery

3rd Apr 1881CensusFrederic Waters, M, Head, single, age 44, born Waldron, employs 2 men and 1 boy; occupation FarmerFrederic WatersUpper Old Mill1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Waters, F, Sister, single, age 37, born Waldron; occupation HousekeeperElizabeth Waters
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Waters, F, Sister, single, age 28, born Waldron; occupation WaitressEllen Waters
3rd Apr 1881CensusMargaret Ann Waters, F, Sister, single, age 21, born Waldron; occupation Dairy MaidMargaret Ann Waters
3rd Apr 1881CensusCicely Kate Waters, F, Niece, single, age 15, born Waldron; occupation Domestic servantCicely Kate Waters
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdwin John Axcell, M, Ag Farm Servant Dom, single, age 20, born HeathfieldEdwin John Axcell

3rd Apr 1881CensusMartha Avery, F, Head, married, age 64, born Mayfield, employs 2 men; occupation: farmerMartha AveryOld Mill Farm1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdith Avery, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born MayfieldEdith Kate Avery
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrank Baitup, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Mayfield, occupation: farm servantFrank Baitup

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Waters, M, Head, married, age 32, born Waldron; occupation Farm labourerJohn WatersOld Mill Cottage1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Waters, F, Wife, married, age 34, born MayfieldSarah Waters [Avery]
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Waters, M, Son, age 2, born MayfieldJohn Waters
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouise Waters, F, Daughter, age 7 m, born MayfieldLouise Waters

1882Directory entryCoppard Edwin, farmer, Old Mill farmOld Mill farmKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Hazelden, M, Head, married, age 62, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm bailiffWilliam Haizelden, farm labourerOld Mill Farm1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusRosina Hazelden, F, Wife, married, age 62, born Heathfield, SussexRosina Haizelden [White]
5th Apr 1891CensusJoseph Hazelden, M, Son, single, age 20, born Herstmonceux, Sussex; occupation: miller's loaderJoseph Haizelden
5th Apr 1891CensusBenjamin Hazelden, M, Son, single, age 16, born Herstmonceux, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerBenjamin Thomas Haizelden
5th Apr 1891CensusLaura Rees, F, Granddaughter, age 10, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: scholarLaura Rees

5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Gaston, M, Head, married, age 40, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerCharles Gaston, farm labourerOld Mill Cottage1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Gaston, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Crowborough, SussexElizabeth Gaston
5th Apr 1891CensusHarry Gaston, M, Son, single, age 16, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHarry Gaston
5th Apr 1891CensusCaroline F Gaston, F, Daughter, age 15, born Mayfield, SussexCaroline F Gaston
5th Apr 1891CensusJane E Gaston, F, Daughter, age 13, born Mayfield, SussexJane E Gaston
5th Apr 1891CensusMabel E Gaston, F, Daughter, age 10, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarMabel E Gaston
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Gaston, F, Daughter, age 9, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarMary Gaston
5th Apr 1891CensusAnnie Gaston, F, Daughter, age 9, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarAnnie Gaston
5th Apr 1891CensusJack Gaston, M, Son, age 6, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJack Gaston
5th Apr 1891CensusJames Gaston, M, Son, age 5, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarJames Gaston
5th Apr 1891CensusLouise Gaston, F, Daughter, age 3, born Mayfield, SussexLouise Gaston
5th Apr 1891CensusKate Gaston, F, Daughter, age 1, born Mayfield, SussexKate Gaston
5th Apr 1891CensusLilly Gaston, F, Daughter, age 2 months, born Mayfield, SussexLilly Gaston
5th Apr 1891CensusHarry Gaston, M, Brother, single, age 38, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHarry Gaston

5th Apr 1891CensusHorace Axell, M, Head, married, age 62, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHorace Axell, farm labourerUpper Old Mill1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusKesia A Axell, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Heathfield, SussexKesia A Axell
5th Apr 1891CensusFrank Axell, M, Son, single, age 29, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerFrank Axell
5th Apr 1891CensusFrederic Axell, M, Son, single, age 21, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerFrederic Axell
5th Apr 1891CensusKesia A Axell, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Heathfield, SussexKesia A Axell
5th Apr 1891CensusAda A Axell, F, Daughter, age 13, born Heathfield, SussexAda A Axell
5th Apr 1891CensusClara Axell, F, Daughter, age 11, born Heathfield, SussexClara Axell

5th Apr 1891CensusJames T Axell, M, Head, married, age 32, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames T Axell, farm labourerUpper Old Mill Cottage1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMaria H Axell, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Waldron, SussexMaria H Axell
5th Apr 1891CensusEmily E Axell, F, Daughter, age 7, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarEmily E Axell
5th Apr 1891CensusFrank W Axell, M, Son, age 4, born Mayfield, SussexFrank W Axell
5th Apr 1891CensusEdward T Axell, M, Son, age 1, born Mayfield, SussexEdward T Axell

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Catt, M, Head, married, age 35, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Catt, farm labourerOld Mill Barn1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusRhoda Catt, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Uckfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerRhoda Catt
5th Apr 1891CensusJames Catt, M, Son, single, age 14, born Uckfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Catt
5th Apr 1891CensusAnnie Catt, F, Daughter, age 13, born Uckfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerAnnie Catt
5th Apr 1891CensusElizabeth Catt, F, Daughter, age 11, born Uckfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarElizabeth Catt
5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Rebbeck, M, single, age 23, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation PostmanJohn George Rebbeck
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