The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Uckfield Census
The Southern part of Uckfield including the New Town, Ridgwood and Framfield Road
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

2New Town (Manse)John Sherratt, M, Head, married, age 46, born London; occupation Congregational Chapel Independant Minister Of Uckfield
    Margaret Sarah Sherratt, F, Wife, married, age 37, born London
    Elizabeth Mary Alderton, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Lewes; occupation domestic servant

2Billys HotelFrederick French, M, Head, married, age 53, born Beddingham; occupation: licensed victualler
    Ellen French, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Cowfold
    Ellen Minnie French, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Lewes
    Mary Elizabeth Burstow, F, Niece, single, age 23, born Horsham, occupation: barmaid
    George French, M, Son, single, age 13, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar
    Minnie Poulett Burstow, F, Niece, single, age 15, born Surrey, occupation: scholar
    Fanny Gladman, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Little Horsted; occupation: cook
    Ruth Holland, F, Servant, age 16, born Waldron; occupation: housemaid

2New Town Railway TavernWilliam Hazelden, M, Head, married, age 28, born Wadhurst; occupation: beer retailer
    Elizabeth Kate Hazelden, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Ticehurst
    William Henry Hazelden, M, Son, age 3, born Brighton
    Elizabeth Kate Hazelden, F, Daughter, age 2, born Brighton

2New TownJames Pelham, M, Head, married, age 27, born Ringmer; occupation Fly Driver
    Alice Jane Pelham, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Lewes
    Amy Sarah Pelham, F, Daughter, age 3, born Uckfield

2New TownFrancis Read, M, Head, married, age 70, born Framfield; occupation Stationer
    Harriet Read, F, Wife, married, age 69, born Hellingly
    Mary Ann Pettett, F, Granddaughter, single, age 16, born Framfield; occupation Shop Assistant

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