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c 1795Mark Cross, Sussex - c 1795Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1795 by William Gardner and Thomas GreamWren Farm

6th Jun 1841CensusThomas Cheal, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerThomas Cheal, farm labourerMarlboro Head1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Cheal, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexElizabeth Cheal
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Cheal, F, [Daughter], age 5, born SussexElizabeth Cheal
6th Jun 1841CensusRobert Fry, M, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerRobert Fry, farm labourer
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Fry, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantJames Fry

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Coltman, M, Head, age 33; occupation: currierWilliam Coltman, currierMarlboro Head1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Coltman, F, [Wife], age 33Mary Coltman [Pomfrey]
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Coltman, F, [Daughter], age 9Elizabeth Coltman
6th Jun 1841CensusFrances Coltman, F, [Daughter], age 7Frances Coltman
6th Jun 1841CensusEmma Coltman, F, [Daughter], age 5, born SussexEmma Coltman
6th Jun 1841CensusEliza Coltman, F, [Daughter], age 3, born SussexEliza Coltman
6th Jun 1841CensusHarriet Coltman, F, [Daughter], age 1, born SussexHarriett Coltman

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Pilbim, M, Head, age 35 to 39; occupation FarmerWilliam Pilbim, farmerMarlboro Head1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusHannah Pilbim, F, [Wife], age 33, born SussexHannah Pilbim
6th Jun 1841CensusEliza Pilbim, F, [Daughter], age 10, born SussexEliza Pilbim
6th Jun 1841CensusElla Pilbim, F, [Daughter], age 7, born SussexElla Pilbim
6th Jun 1841CensusHarriot Pilbim, F, [Daughter], age 3, born SussexHarriot Pilbim
6th Jun 1841CensusCaroline Pilbim, F, [Daughter], age 1, born SussexCaroline Pilbim

6th Jun 1841CensusHugh Robinson, M, Head, age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation BlacksmithHugh RobinsonMarlboro Head1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusHarriot Robinson, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born SussexHarriet Robinson
6th Jun 1841CensusEleanor Robinson, F, [Daughter], age 7, born SussexEleanor Robinson
6th Jun 1841CensusChristopher Robinson, M, [Son], age 4, born SussexChristopher Robinson
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Robinson, M, [Son], age 1, born SussexGeorge Robinson

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: currierWilliam Coltman, currierMarlborough Head1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeMary Coltman [Pomfrey]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEmma Coltman
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEliza Coltman
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarHarriett Coltman
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarSarah Coltman

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerJohn Bassett, farm labourerMarlborough Head1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeJane Hannah Bassett [Dadswell]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterJane Ann Baldock [Bassett]
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: scholarThomas Bassett
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarElizabeth Berwick [Bassett]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarAbigail Bassett
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterSarah (Sally) Fry [Underhill] [Bassett]
30th Mar 1851CensusSonEdgar Bassett, beerhouse keeper
30th Mar 1851CensusSonJohn Bassett, farm labourer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 9 people; occupation Master tannerSamuel Wickens, master tannerMarlborough Villa1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeAnne Wickens [Stapley]
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: general sevantEliza Mancklow

1867Directory entryWickens George, farmer, MarblesMarblesPost Office Directory

2nd Apr 1871CensusHenry Bailey, M, Head, married, age 30, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerHenry Bailey, farm bailiffMarlborough Cottage1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusSarah Bailey, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Waldron, SussexSarah M. Bailey

2nd Apr 1871CensusJulia Wickens, F, Head, single, age 37, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 70 acres employing 2 menJulia Nancy Wickens, farmerMarlborough Farm1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusGeorge Wickens, M, Father, widowed, age 78, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: annuitantGeorge Wickens, farmer
2nd Apr 1871CensusFredrick N Wickens, M, Brother, widowed, age 41, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: land surveyorFrederick Nimrod Wickens
2nd Apr 1871CensusFanny Wickens, F, Niece, age 17, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general servantFanny Wickens
2nd Apr 1871CensusAlice Wickens, F, Niece, age 11, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarAlice Wickens

1874Directory entryWickens Frederick N., beer retailer, Marlboro' headMarlboro' headPost Office Directory

1874Directory entryWickens Julia (Miss), farmer, Marlboro'Marlboro'Post Office Directory

c 1875Mark Cross, Sussex - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyMarlborough Head Farm

3rd Apr 1881CensusSamuel Medhurst, M, Head, married, age 44, born Mayfield; occupation: gardenerSamuel MedhurstMarlboro Head Beer House1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Medhurst, F, Wife, married, age 30, born MayfieldEliza Medhurst
3rd Apr 1881CensusEsther Medhurst, F, Daughter, age 11, born Mayfield; occupation: scholarEsther Medhurst
3rd Apr 1881CensusDonainil Stanton, M, Boarder, married, age 27, born Worcestershire; occupation Bricklayer journeymanDonainil Stanton
3rd Apr 1881CensusCaroline Hobden, F, Assistant Housekeeper, single, age 29, born Fletching; occupation: housekeeperCaroline Hobden

1882Directory entryWalter Edward Joseph, farmer, hop grower & miller (wind), Marlborough HeadMarlborough HeadKelly's Directory

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Mepham, M, Head, married, age 37, born Rotherfield, SussexWilliam Meopham, farm labourerMarlboro Head1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Mepham, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Rotherfield, CrowborgSarah Mepham [Saunders]
5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam S Mepham, M, Son, age 14, born Rotherfield, Style HouseWilliam Thomas Mepham
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah E Mepham, F, Daughter, age 11, born Mayfield, Harlands; occupation: scholarSarah Edith Mepham
5th Apr 1891CensusAmos Mepham, M, Son, age 9, born Rotherfield, Mark Cross; occupation: scholarAmos Mepham
5th Apr 1891CensusWalter Mepham, M, Son, age 6, born Rotherfield, Mark Cross; occupation: scholarWalter Mepham
5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Mepham, M, Son, age 3, born Rotherfield, Mark Cross; occupation: scholarHenry Mepham
5th Apr 1891CensusAlfred Mepham, M, Son, age 1, born Rotherfield, Mark CrossAlfred Mepham

5th Apr 1891CensusJulia Wickens, F, Head, single, age 57, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation FarmerJulia Nancy Wickens, farmerMarlboro Head Farm House1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusHarriette Tooth, F, Sister, widowed, age 69, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Living on own meansHarriette Tooth
5th Apr 1891CensusMary C Wickens, F, Niece, single, age 23, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation Domestic helperMary C. Wickens
5th Apr 1891CensusEdith Wickens, F, Niece, age 15, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation ScholarEdith Wickens
5th Apr 1891CensusWilfred Wright, M, Nephew, age 10, born Guildford, Surrey; occupation ScholarWilfred Wright
5th Apr 1891CensusArchie Wright, M, Nephew, age 7, born Guildford, Surrey; occupation ScholarArchie Wright

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