The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1851 Lamberhurst Census
Reference RG 107/1639: Ticehurst District; Wadhurst Subdistrict; Lamberhurst Enumeration District No 2c
Hook Green District. Comprises all that part of the Parish as lies between the Turnpike road leading from Lamberhurst to Wadhurst and the Village boundary Eastward and the Great River Northward as boundaries including part of the Down, Furnace Lane, Hoghole, Freeheath, Hook Green, etc.
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
  • 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
Sheet    Place    Census entry

467Brick KilnSamuel Ashby, M, Head, married, age 52, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Ester Ashby, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Marden, Kent
    Caroline Ashby, F, Daughter, single, age 12, born Lamberhurst, Sussex
    Naomi Ashby, F, Daughter, single, age 8, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    William Ashby, M, Son, single, age 6, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Isaac Ashby, M, Son, single, age 4, born Lamberhurst, Sussex
    Mary Ann Ashby, F, Granddaughter, single, age 3, born Ticehurst, Sussex

467Brick KilnSarah Sivyer, F, Head, widowed, age 25, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper
    George Sivyer, M, Son, single, age 3, born Lamberhurst, Kent
    Mary Ann Sivyer, F, Daughter, single, age 2M, born Lamberhurst, Kent
    George Pierce, M, Lodger, single, age 32, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer

467Lamberhurst DownJane Butcher, F, Head, married, age 39, born Pevensey, Sussex; occupation: farmer's wife
    Thomas Butcher, M, Father, widowed, age 85, born Hooe, Sussex
    Rich Fielden, M, Servant, single, age 23, born Fairlight, Sussex; occupation: farm servant
    John Fulbrook, M, Servant, single, age 21, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: farm servant
    Harriot Davies, F, Visitor, single, age 25, born Pett, Sussex
    Thursey Giles, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: farm servant

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