The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1871 Mayfield Census
Reference RG10/1051: Rotherfield Enumeration District No 15
Part of the Parish of Mayfield commencing at Mr Payne's House at Luckhurst Crouch to Merrywethers Mill taking the two Cottages in the Wood then Sharnden through Coombe Wood to the boundary of the Parish at the Forge Farm also keeping the boundary of the Parish to Scotsford Bridge then keep the Road back to Luckhurst Crouch taking the 2 Cottages right and left at Scotsford Hill including Winters, Little Bainden, Gillhope, Frog Hole, Little and Great Broadhurst, Turks, Bivelham, Pound, Gold's, Hareholt, Hawksden, Fair Oak St, Hampdens Lodge, Rolfs, Doozes and Bats Wood
Enumerator: Humphrey Bean
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
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

8Pound HouseEliza Eaton, F, Head, widowed, age 61, born Hellingly, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer's widow

8Pound HouseEphraim Eaton, M, Head, married, age 25, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Elizabeth Eaton, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Mayfield, Sussex

8Forge FarmDavid Rochester, M, Head, single, age 63, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 190 acres employng 6 men
    Harriett Rochester, F, Sister, single, age 50, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper
    Alfred Rochester, M, Brother, single, age 48, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: house and land owner 
    Eliza Stonestreet, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: general servant
    Jonathon Eaton, M, Servant, single, age 17, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

8Batts WoodJohn Stonestreet, M, Head, married, age 49, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Jane Stonestreet, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Romford, Essex
    John Stonestreet, M, Son, single, age 19, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    James Stonestreet, M, Son, single, age 15, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Eleanor E Stonestreet, F, Daughter, age 13, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Jane Parks, F, Granddaughter, age 4, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar

8Batts WoodGeorge Henley, M, Head, married, age 34, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Anna Henley, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Burwash, Sussex
    John Henley, M, Son, age 3, born Burwash, Sussex

8DoozesEdward Ede, M, Head, married, age 21, born Cuckfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary A. Ede, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Bolney, Sussex
    James Buckland, M, Boarder, single, age 24, born Churchill, Somerset; occupation: farm labourer

8DoozesHenry Edwards, M, Head, married, age 40, born West Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Ann Edwards, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Steyning, Sussex
    James Edwards, M, Son, age 5, born Henfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Edward Edwards, M, Son, age 2, born Henfield, Sussex
    Stephen Edwards, M, Son, age 4m, born Mayfield, Sussex

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