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

15Ridgwood HillThomas Goacher, M, Head, married, age 50, born Ashurst; occupation: costermonger
    Jermima Goacher, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Fletching
    Harriett Goacher, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Fletching, unemployed; occupation: domestic servant
    James Goacher, M, Son, single, age 17, born Fletching; occupation: costermonger's assistant
    Flora Florence Goacher, F, Daughter, age 11, born Fletching; occupation: scholar
    Frederick Goacher, M, Son, age 9, born Fletching; occupation: scholar
    Winifred Agnes Goacher, F, Granddaughter, age 3, born Uckfield
    Lucy Goacher, F, Granddaughter, age 8 m, born Uckfield

15Ridgwood HillE.Avril Smallwood Rodgers, M, Head, married, age 25, born Lancashire, unemployed; occupation: brick maker
    Louisa Ruth Rodgers, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Framfield
    Thomas Eli Rodgers, M, Son, age 2, born Uckfield
    Edwin Rodgers, M, Son, age 2 m, born Uckfield

15Ridgwood HillWilliam Richardson, M, Head, married, age 48, born Uckfield; occupation Labourer
    Ann Richardson, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Cuckfield
    William Richardson, M, Son, single, age 20, born Billingshurst; occupation Labourer
    James Richardson, M, Son, single, age 18, born Billingshurst; occupation Labourer
    Mary Ann Richardson, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Buxted; occupation Domestic servant
    Sarah Richardson, F, Daughter, age 10, born Buxted; occupation Scholar
    John Richardson, M, Son, age 7, born Buxted; occupation Scholar
    George Richardson, M, Son, age 4, born Uckfield; occupation Scholar
    Alfred Richardson, M, Son, age 2, born Uckfield

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