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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1928Rotherfield - The Story of some Wealden Manors by Catharine Pulleinp. 44; p. 154; p. 166; p. 167; p. 168; p. 169; p. 170; p. 171

Historical records

c 1724Argos Hill, Sussex - c 1724Part of the 1 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1724 by Richard BudgenStone Mill

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

Sep 1795Deathaged 77 yearsJohn Ashby, millerStone MillMayfield Burial Registers

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

6th Jun 1841CensusKitty Ashby, F, Head, age 70 to 74, born Sussex; occupation: farmerKitty Ashby [Ashby]Stone Mill1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Ashby, M, [Son], age 30 to 34, born SussexJames Ashby
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Hope, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantMary Hope
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Jarrett, M, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation ServantWilliam Jarratt
6th Jun 1841CensusC. Heathfield, M, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: servantC. Heathfield

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; widowed; employs 1 person; occupation: farmerKitty Ashby [Ashby]Stone Mill1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation Farm labourerTimothy Watson
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation General servantSarah A Whitewood
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation MillerThomas Norman

7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Wilmshurst, M, Head, married, age 38, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: journeyman millerWilliam Wilmshurst, journeyman millerStone Mill1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusHarriett Wilmshurst, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Mayfield, SussexHarriett Wilmshurst
7th Apr 1861CensusWilliam Wilmshurst, M, Son, age 4, born Mayfield, SussexWilliam Wilmshurst
7th Apr 1861CensusAnn Wilmshurst, F, Daughter, age 2, born Rotherfield, SussexAnn Wilmshurst

7th Apr 1861CensusAlfred Brooman, M, Head, married, age 32, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerAlfred Brooman, farm bailiffStone Mill1861 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
7th Apr 1861CensusEliza Brooman, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Rotherfield, SussexEliza Brooman [Izzard]
7th Apr 1861CensusMary Ann Izzard, F, Daughter, age 7, born Mayfield, SussexMary Anne Izzard

2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Wilmshurst, M, Head, married, age 48, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: miller and farmer of 25 acres employing 1 labourerWilliam Wilmshurst, miller and farmerStone Mill House1871 Census
Rotherfield and Crowborough, Sussex
2nd Apr 1871CensusHarriett Wilmshurst, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Mayfield, SussexHarriett Wilmshurst
2nd Apr 1871CensusWilliam Wilmshurst, M, Son, single, age 14, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarWilliam Wilmshurst
2nd Apr 1871CensusAnnie Wilmshurst, F, Daughter, age 12, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarAnnie Wilmshurst
2nd Apr 1871CensusFranklin J Wilmshurst, M, Son, age 9, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarFranklin J. Wilmshurst
2nd Apr 1871CensusRichard Henry Wilmshurst, M, Son, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarRichard Henry Wilmshurst
2nd Apr 1871CensusLewis Field, M, Servant, single, age 22, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerLewes Luther Field
2nd Apr 1871CensusEliza Cornwell, F, Visitor, single, age 42, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: annuitantEliza Cornwell

c 1875Huggetts Furnace, Pinehurst, Stone Farm and Coes Farm, South of Crowborough - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyStone Mill

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Wilmshurst, M, Head, married, age 58, born Brighton, employs 1 man; occupation Miller and FarmerWilliam Wilmshurst, miller and farmerStone Mill1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Wilmshurst, F, Wife, married, age 54, born MayfieldHarriett Wilmshurst [Cornwell]
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Wilmshurst, M, Son, single, age 24, born Mayfield; occupation Miller journeymanWilliam Wilmshurst, miller and farmer
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie Wilmshurst, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born RotherfieldAnnie Booker [Wilmshurst]
3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard H. Wilmshurst, M, Son, single, age 16, born Rotherfield; occupation Miller journeymanRichard Henry Wilmshurst
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdred Heasman, M, Serv, single, age 16, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourerEdric Owen Heasman, farm labourer

5th Apr 1891CensusWilliam Wilmshurst, M, Head, married, age 68, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation Miller and Corn MerchantWilliam Wilmshurst, miller and farmerStone Mill1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusHarriett Wilmshurst, F, Wife, married, age 64, born Mayfield, SussexHarriett Wilmshurst [Cornwell]
5th Apr 1891CensusRichard H Wilmshurst, M, Son, single, age 26, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Miller and Corn MerchantRichard Henry Wilmshurst
5th Apr 1891CensusCharles Lawrence, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: farm servantCharles Lawrence
5th Apr 1891CensusSarah Chewter, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servantSarah Chewter

5th Apr 1891CensusBenjaman Baldock, M, Head, married, age 70, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Farm LabourerBenjamin BaldockOak Cottage, Stone Mill1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusMary Baldock, F, Wife, married, age 64, born Rotherfield, SussexMary Baldock [Marchant]

1928Dewland Manor in 1675Dewland Manor in 1675 by Catherine PulleinStone MillPullein's Rotherfield

2001TodayStone Mill Farm

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