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6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Bailey, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Bailey, farm labourerCowden Cottage1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusEliza Bailey, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexEliza Bailey [Tutt]
6th Jun 1841CensusJames Bailey, M, [Son], age 9, born SussexJames Bailey
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Bailey, M, [Son], age 7, born SussexGeorge Bailey
6th Jun 1841CensusRichard Bailey, M, [Son], age 4, born SussexRichard Bailey, labourer
6th Jun 1841CensusAnn Bailey, F, [Daughter], age 10 months, born SussexAnn Bailey

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Humphrey, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourerWilliam Humphrey, farm labourerCowden Cottage1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusLucy Humphrey, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born SussexLucy Humphrey [Meades]
6th Jun 1841CensusLucy Humphrey, F, [Daughter], age 11, born SussexLucy Humphrey
6th Jun 1841CensusCharles Humphrey, M, [Son], age 9, born SussexAlfred Charles Humphrey
6th Jun 1841CensusEllen Humphrey, F, [Daughter], age 6, born SussexEllen Humphrey
6th Jun 1841CensusStephen Humphrey, M, [Son], age 5, born SussexStephen Humphrey, carter
6th Jun 1841CensusDinah Humphrey, F, [Daughter], age 3, born SussexDinah Fenner [Humphrey]
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Humphrey, M, [Son], age 2, born SussexWilliam Humphrey, farm labourer
6th Jun 1841CensusUnnamed Humphrey, M, [Son], age 1 month, born SussexAmos Humphrey, farm labourer

6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Eason, F, Head, age 45 to 49, born SussexSarah EasonCowden Cottage1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Eason, M, [Son], age 25 to 29, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Eason
6th Jun 1841CensusHannah Eason, F, [Daughter], age 20 to 24, born SussexHannah Eason
6th Jun 1841CensusSarah Eason, F, [Daughter], age 15 to 19, born SussexSarah Eason
6th Jun 1841CensusMartha Eason, F, [Daughter], age 12, born SussexMartha Eason
6th Jun 1841CensusGeorge Eason, M, [Grand-son], age 8 months, born SussexGeorge Eason

6th Jun 1841CensusJessey Gadd, M, Head, age 45 to 49, born Sussex; occupation: lathe cleaverJesse GaddCowdens1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusRose Gadd, F, [Wife], age 45 to 49, born SussexRose Gadd [Durrant]
6th Jun 1841CensusJessey Gadd, M, [Son], age 20 to 24, born SussexJessey Gadd
6th Jun 1841CensusElizabeth Durrant, F, age 75 to 79, born SussexElizabeth Durrant

6th Jun 1841CensusJohn Bridger, M, Head, age 45 to 49, born Sussex; occupation: farmerJohn Bridger, farmerUpper Cowdens1841 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Bridger, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born SussexMary Bridger [Bridger]
6th Jun 1841CensusVenus Bridger, F, [Daughter], age 13, born SussexVenus Pandora Turley [Bridger]
6th Jun 1841CensusOctavia Bridger, F, [Daughter], age 7, born SussexOctavia Echo Bridger
6th Jun 1841CensusCicero Bridger, M, [Son], age 2, born SussexCicero Cains Bridger
6th Jun 1841CensusMary Field, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servantMary Field
6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Hook, M, age 55 to 59, born Sussex; occupation: servantWilliam Hook, labourer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerThomas Sellin, farm labourerCowdens Cottage1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeAnn Sellings [Foster]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarCaroline Sellings
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughter; occupation: scholarAnn Sellings
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation: scholarThomas Sellings, labourer
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterFrances Sellings
30th Mar 1851CensusSonRobert Sellings, bricklayer
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterElizabeth Sellings

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Farm labourerWilliam Humphrey, farm labourerCowdens Cottage1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeLucy Humphrey [Meades]
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation Farm labourerAlfred Charles Humphrey
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterEllen Humphrey
30th Mar 1851CensusSon; occupation Farm labourerStephen Humphrey, carter
30th Mar 1851CensusSonWilliam Humphrey, farm labourer
30th Mar 1851CensusSonAmos Humphrey, farm labourer
30th Mar 1851CensusSonPeter Humphrey, farm labourer
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterCharity Humphrey
30th Mar 1851CensusSonSamuel Joseph Humphrey, farm labourer
30th Mar 1851CensusSonDaniel Humphrey, farm labourer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerJonathan Sands, farm labourerCowdens Cottage1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeJane Sands [Catt]
30th Mar 1851CensusSonJohn Sands
30th Mar 1851CensusSonWilliam Samuel Sands

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, employs 1 person; occupation: farmerRobert Fry, farmerCowdens1851 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
30th Mar 1851CensusWifeCaroline Fry [Stone]
30th Mar 1851CensusDaughterCaroline Winifred Fry
30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: general servantElizabeth Midmore [Hallett]

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Humphrey, M, Head, married, age 73, born Mayfield; occupation Farm labourerWilliam Humphrey, farm labourerCowdens Cottage1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusLucy Humphrey, F, Wife, married, age 72, born HeathfieldLucy Humphrey [Meades]
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Humphrey, M, Son, single, age 48, born Mayfield; occupation Farm labourerAlfred Charles Humphrey

3rd Apr 1881CensusStephen Weaver, M, Head, married, age 63, born Framfield; occupation Farm labourerStephen WeaverCowdens Cottage1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Weaver, F, Wife, married, age 52, born MayfieldAnn Weaver
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Ann Weaver, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born BrightonSarah Ann Weaver

3rd Apr 1881CensusHorace Thompson, M, Head, married, age 39, born Heathfield; occupation Master blacksmithHorace ThompsonCowdens Cottage1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusRuth Thompson, F, Wife, married, age 42, born MayfieldRuth Thompson [Hallett]
3rd Apr 1881CensusRuth Thompson, F, Daughter, age 8, born Mayfield; occupation ScholarRuth Thompson
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Ann Thompson, F, Daughter, age 6, born Mayfield; occupation ScholarMary Ann Thompson
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Farebrother, M, Boarder, single, age 25, born Wadhurst; occupation: blacksmith journeymanHarry Farebrother

3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Lade, M, Head, married, age 37, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourerRichard LadeCowdens Cottage1881 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
3rd Apr 1881CensusHephzibah Lade, F, Wife, married, age 36, born FrantHephzibah Lade
3rd Apr 1881CensusEsther Lade, F, Daughter, age 11, born Wadhurst; occupation: scholarEsther Lade
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Lade, F, Daughter, age 10, born Wadhurst; occupation: scholarAnn Lade
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Lade, F, Daughter, age 7, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarElizabeth Lade
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Lade, M, Son, age 5, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarGeorge Lade

5th Apr 1891CensusFrank Wellfare, M, Head, married, age 45, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation Farm LabourerFrank WelfareNo 1, Lower Cowden Cottage1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusNaomi Wellfare, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Framfield, SussexNaomi Welfare [Williams]
5th Apr 1891CensusLucy Wellfare, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Barcombe, Sussex; occupation ScholarLucy Wellfare
5th Apr 1891CensusWinnie Wellfare, F, Daughter, age 12, born Barcombe, Sussex; occupation ScholarWinnie Wellfare
5th Apr 1891CensusMinnie Wellfare, F, Daughter, age 11, born Hooe, Sussex; occupation ScholarMinnie Wellfare
5th Apr 1891CensusFrank Wellfare, M, Son, age 9, born Hooe, Sussex; occupation Scholar; handicap: No use of one hand from birthFrank Wellfare
5th Apr 1891CensusLilian Wellfare, F, Daughter, age 6, born SussexLilian Welfare
5th Apr 1891CensusAmy Wellfare, F, Daughter, age 3, born SussexAmy Welfare

5th Apr 1891CensusEdward Blackman, M, Head, married, age 53, born Sussex, occupation: farm labourerEdward Blackman, farm labourerNo 2, Lower Cowden Cottage1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusJane Blackman, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Rotherfield, SussexJane Blackman
5th Apr 1891CensusFrank Blackman, M, Son, single, age 17, born Mayfield, Sussex, occupation: farm labourerFrank Blackman
5th Apr 1891CensusWalter Blackman, M, Son, age 14, born Mayfield, Sussex, occupation: farm labourerWalter Blackman
5th Apr 1891CensusEllen Blackman, F, Daughter, age 11, born Mayfield, Sussex, occupation: scholarEllen Blackman
5th Apr 1891CensusKate Blackman, F, Daughter, age 9, born Mayfield, Sussex, occupation: scholarKate Blackman
5th Apr 1891CensusAnnie Blackman, F, Daughter, age 6, born Mayfield, Sussex, occupation: scholarAnnie Blackman

5th Apr 1891CensusCharlotte Humphery, F, Head, widowed, age 79, born Heathfield, SussexCharlotte Humphry [Haffenden]No 1, Cowden Cottage1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusGeorge Humphery, M, Grandson, single, age 30, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Farm LabourerGeorge Humphrey

5th Apr 1891CensusEdmund Medhurst, M, Head, married, age 67, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerEdmund Medhurst, farm labourerNo 2, Cowden Cottage1891 Census
Mayfield, Sussex
5th Apr 1891CensusFrances Medhurst, F, Wife, married, age 67, born Mayfield, SussexFrances Medhurst
5th Apr 1891CensusJohn Medhurst, M, Son, single, age 22, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJohn Medhurst
5th Apr 1891CensusEllen Medhurst, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servantEllen Medhurst

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