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

18RidgwoodCaroline Teague, F, Head, widowed, age 60, born Ringmer
    Harry Teague, M, Son, single, age 27, born Uckfield; occupation Farm labourer
    Betsey Teague, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Uckfield, unemployed; occupation Domestic servant
    Marion Gowling, F, Granddaughter, age 9, born Uckfield

18RidgwoodWilliam West, M, Head, widowed, age 66, born Maresfield; occupation Master boot maker

18RidgwoodEdmund Richardson, M, Head, married, age 29, born Little Horsted; occupation Gardener
    Jane Richardson, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Washington

18RidgwoodRichard Winterman, M, Head, married, age 61, born Speldhurst; occupation Farm labourer
    Mary Winterman, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Maresfield
    Betsey Sarah Furmel, F, Boarder, age 7, born Maresfield; occupation: scholar

18RidgwoodWilliam Champion, M, Head, widowed, age 65, born Beddingham, handicap: blind, occupation: farm labourer
    Elizabeth Miller, F, Servant, widowed, age 73, born Heathfield

18Ridgwood HouseJohn Collett, M, Serv (Head), single, age 22, born Horsham, occupation: domestic servant
    Mary Shoesmith, F, Servant, single, age 45, born Lewes; occupation Cook
    Sarah Whitaker, F, Servant, single, age 24, born Brighton; occupation Housemaid

18Ridgwood Lodge HouseCharles Ralf, M, Head, married, age 41, born Frant; occupation: gardener
    Sarah Ann Ralf, F, Wife, married, age 47
    Henry Wm. Ralf, M, Son, age 14, born Tunbridge Wells; occupation: garden boy
    George Wm. Ralf, M, Son, age 12, born Frant; occupation: scholar
    Edith Ralf, F, Daughter, age 10, born Frant; occupation: scholar
    Alice Sarah Ralf, F, Daughter, age 4, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar
    Alfred Blackford, M, Lodger, single, age 25, born Frant, occupation: groom

18RidgwoodHenry Ashdown, M, Head, married, age 40, born Riverhead; occupation: tile maker
    Mary Ann Ashdown, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Norfolk; occupation: laundress

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