The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1871 Rotherfield Census (including Crowborough)
Reference RG10/1050: Rotherfield Enumeration District No 2
Part of the Parish of Rotherfield commencing at Mr Gowers corner in the village and keep the high Road to Mark Cross and from thence to the boundary of the Parish at Knapp Wood on the Frant Road and from thence to the Gravel Pit on Saxonberry Hill taking the Road to Greenhedges and Sprattsbottom then take the road to Cowford Bridge keeping the main Road back to Mr Gowers corner including Biddenden, Peckhams Hill, Townrow, Spout, Catts, Lodge Farm, Police Station and the whole of Mark Cross to Saxonberry Hill, Frights, Tousers Lodge, The Forest, Stone House, Green house, Woodside, Townrow Green and Heathfields.
Enumerator: Henry Hicks.
Please note:
  • These census records have been transcribed from images of the original census sheets. Whilst all care has been taken, the result is an interpretation of the original which is available at Local Record Offices, from The National Archives, and from ancestry.co.uk
  • Occupation has been unified (e.g. Ag Lab, Farm Lab, and many other such recordings are all displayed as Farm labourer).
  • The Sheet Number is as shown on the original document and is linked to a page showing all the entries on that Sheet (as well as entries from the following or previous sheet where the entry for the location covers more than one sheet).
  • In those instances where the Census entry is incorrect or missing and it has been possible from other sources to derive a correction, then these changes are shown inside square brackets, e.g. [Wife]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

12Saxonberry HillGeorge Moon, M, Head, married, age 57, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Moon, F, Wife, married, age 59, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Harriet Moon, F, Daughter, single, age 29, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Joseph H Moon, M, Grandson, age 6, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar

12Tousers LodgeHannah A Streatfield, F, Head, widowed, age 42, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 109 acres employing 1 labourer
    Jonathan Streatfield, M, Son, single, age 21, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's son
    Bright Streatfield, M, Son, single, age 20, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: journeyman butcher
    James Streatfield, M, Son, single, age 19, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's son
    Jacob Streatfield, M, Son, single, age 14, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer's son
    Ezra Streatfield, M, Son, age 10, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Milly J Streatfield, F, Daughter, age 8, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Ann Kingsland, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: general servant

12The ForestJohn Callow, M, Head, married, age 33, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Ann Callow, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Kent
    John W Callow, M, Son, age 11, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    George K Callow, M, Son, age 9, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    James W Callow, M, Son, age 7, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Anne Callow, F, Daughter, age 2, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Elizabeth Callow, F, Daughter, age 5m, born Rotherfield, Sussex

12The ForestBenjamin Austen, M, Head, married, age 26, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Mercy Austen, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Mayfield, Sussex
    John Austen, M, Son, age 2, born Mayfield, Sussex
    James Austen, M, Son, age 7m, born Rotherfield, Sussex

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