Lines of my ancestors lived in Rotherfield. (all events at Rotherfield unless otherwise stated)
10xG-GF John 1560,
9xG-GF John 1591-, married Joane HILDER in 16168xG-GF Thomas 1629-1681, Married Mary PETIT in 16527xG-GF John 1657- married Lydia SMITH at Burwash in 1682
6xG-GF John TURNER 1683-, married Lydia ASHBY 1708 at Dallington. Son Robert
BONES / BOND
Some BONES cousins drifted from Mayfield to Rotherfield 1719+, and some changed their surname to BOND 1812+
8xG-GF William 1618 of Fletching, -buried at Rotherfield 1678
7xG-GF John 1655 of Horsted Keynes, married Sarah WHITE at Wadhurst, buried at Rotherfield 1707.6xG-GF Robert 1687-,married Mary WATSON at Etchingham 1713, buried Warbleton 1753 Son Robert born Dallington 1714, married Mary TURNER (see below)
STAPLEY (clan B)
STAPLEYs were in Rotherfield before 1540. (more data available)
They MAY be ancestors of mine through Nicholas 1542-1609,
Alexander c.1580 of Selmeston-1615, John 1610 of Selemeston-1652,
William 1637 of Bodiam, William 1662 baptised at Ticehurst?
6xG grandfather John TURNER was born at Rotherfield about 1683, and baptised daughter Mary there in 1718.