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

4New TownTimothy Brooker, M, Head, married, age 30, born Uckfield; occupation: grocer's assistant
    Julia Brooker, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Newick
    Arthur Brooker, M, Son, age 7, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar
    Lilly Brooker, F, Daughter, age 3, born Uckfield
    George Brooker, M, Son, age 2, born Uckfield
    Julia Brooker, F, Daughter, age 1, born Uckfield
    May Brooker, F, Daughter, age 1 m, born Uckfield
    Maria Dumsday, F, Mother In Law, married, age 54, born Ferring

4Oak Cottage, New TownAnn Fisher, F, Head, widowed, age 80, born Ringmer
    Edith Lewis, F, Servant, single, age 13; occupation: domestic servant
    Helen Fisher Bushly, F, Visitor, married, age 64, born Mayfield

4Oak Cottage, New TownBenjaman Fry, M, Head, married, age 28, born Mayfield; occupation: builder's clerk
    Annie Fry, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Lincolnshire
    Benjaman Robt. Fry, M, Son, age 2, born Uckfield
    Annie Ansley Fry, F, Daughter, age 9 m, born Uckfield
    Emma Kirkby, F, Sister In Law, age 13, born Lincolnshire; occupation: scholar

4Albion House, New TownThomas Bannister, M, Head, married, age 48, born Cuckfield, occupation: master draper and grocer
    Eleaner Bannister, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Isfield
    Ellen Bannister, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Uckfield
    Thomas Albt. Bannister, M, Son, age 17, born Uckfield, occupation: draper's assistant
    Fanny Bannister, F, Daughter, age 15, born Uckfield
    Robert Charles Avery, M, Servant, single, age 18, born East Chiltington; occupation: draper's assistant
    William Willson, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Withyham; occupation Grocer's clerk
    Harry Johnson, M, Servant, single, age 18, born West Hoathly; occupation: grocer's assistant
    Louisa Ridley, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Maresfield; occupation: housemaid
    Mary Ann Bannister, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Hurstpierpoint, occupation: domestic servant

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