The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Ticehurst Census
Reference RG 11/1045: Ticehurst Enumeration District No 6; Sub-District: Ticehurst; Enumerator: William Weston
All that part of the Parish of Ticehurst comprising the whole of the Ecclesiastical District of St Peters, Stonegate which lies to the West of a line drawn from the Corner of Linden Wood where tha parishes of Ticehurst and Etchingham unite to the 8 mile stone on the Wadhurst Road to Shores Green and to the extremity of the parish to Witherenden from thence to Crowhurst Bridge and thge aforesaid corner of Linden Wood, including Stonegate Vicarage, Maplesden, Bardown, Witherenden, Hammerden, Barehurst, Battenhurst, Winters, Cottenden, Linden Farms and Ticehurst Railway Station.
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

15Stonegate VicarageSidney James Dundas, M, Head, widowed, age 31, born Scotland; occupation: baronet and landed proprietor
    Elizabeth J. Tompkins, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: General domestic servant
    Jane Elizabeth Excell, F, Servant, single, age 29, born Sandhurst, Kent; occupation: general domestic servant
    John H --, M, Servant, single, age 38, born Scotland; occupation: Valet and Army Pensioner

15Coopers FarmAlexander Vine, M, Head, married, age 47, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: Farmer of 60 acres employing 2 men and 1 boy
    Charlotte Vine, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: Farmers Wife
    Melina Southen, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Benenden, Kent
    Ann Sands, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servant

15Post OfficeMary Ann Beale, F, Head, widowed, age 69, born Sandhurst, Kent, occupation: postmistress

15No 1, Cottage, StonegateLucy Augusta Simpson, F, Head, single, age 27, born Cambridge, Cambridge; occupation: schoolmistress

15No 4, Cottage, StonegateJohn Page, M, Head, married, age 38, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: gardener
    Frances Page, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: gardener's wife
    William Page, M, Son, age 2, born Ticehurst, Sussex

15No 3, Cottage, StonegatePhoebe Farmer, F, Head, single, age 67, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: charwoman

15No 2, Cottage, StonegateHenry Barham, M, Head, married, age 30, born Wadhurst, Sussex, occupation: wheelwright smith
    Emily Barham, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Ticehurst, Sussex, occupation: wheelwright's wife
    Henry Barham, M, Son, age 8, born Ticehurst, Sussex, occupation: scholar
    Walter Barham, M, Son, age 6, born Ticehurst, Sussex, occupation: scholar
    Arthur Barham, M, Son, age 1, born Ticehurst, Sussex

15No 1, Cottage, StonegateMary Baker, F, Head, widowed, age 67, born Sandhurst, Kent; occupation: n/k
    Charity Baker, F, Daughter, single, age 39, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: n/k
    Ellen Baker, F, Niece, single, age 19, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper

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