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

20RidgwoodHenry Potter, M, Head, married, age 50, born Battle; occupation Brickmaker Journeyman
    Ellen Potter, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Kent
    Ellen Potter, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Battle; occupation General Servant
    Fred Potter, M, Son, age 14, born Battle; occupation Labourer
    Emma Potter, F, Daughter, age 12, born Battle; occupation Scholar
    Lizzie Potter, F, Daughter, age 7, born Uckfield; occupation Scholar

20RidgwoodGeorge Siggs, M, Head, married, age 46, born Framfield; occupation Farm labourer
    Mary Siggs, F, Wife, married, age 43, born Uckfield
    Mary Ann Siggs, F, Daughter, age 10, born Uckfield; occupation Scholar
    John Siggs, M, Son, age 8, born Uckfield; occupation Scholar
    Thomas Siggs, M, Son, age 5, born Uckfield; occupation Scholar
    William Siggs, M, Son, age 3, born Uckfield
    James Siggs, M, Son, age 9 m, born Uckfield
    George Siggs, M, Grandson, age 3, born Uckfield

20RidgwoodEli Farrant, M, Head, married, age 46, born Framfield; occupation: master bricklayer
    Naomi Farrant, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Framfield
    Benjaman Farrant, M, Son, single, age 24, born Framfield; occupation: bricklayer journeyman
    Fred Farrant, M, Son, age 13, born Framfield; occupation: scholar
    John Farrant, M, Son, age 8, born Framfield; occupation: scholar
    Frank Lucas Farrant, M, Son, age 5, born Framfield; occupation: scholar
    Etherbert Edwin Farrant, M, Son, age 4, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar
    Robert Hercules Farrant, M, Son, age 4 m, born Uckfield

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