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

21Bricklayers Arms, RidgwoodGeorge Best, M, Head, single, age 52, born Newick; occupation: brick maker and beer house keeper
    Anna Earl, F, Servant, single, age 46, born Uckfield; occupation: housekeeper
    James Earl, M, Boarder, age 6, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar

21Brands Place, Ridge WoodJoseph Muddle, M, Head, married, age 50, born Uckfield; occupation: farmer
    Eliza Muddle, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Laughton
    John Pentecost, M, Servant, single, age 15; occupation Farm Servant

21Lealands CottageHenry Holford, M, Head, married, age 29, born Framfield; occupation: sawyer
    Emma Holford, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Brighton
    Ann Holford, F, Daughter, age 4, born Framfield
    Henry Holford, M, Son, age 3, born Uckfield
    Alex Holford, M, Son, age 1, born Uckfield
    Margaret Serare, F, Sister In Law, single, age 38, born Ditchling; occupation Domestic servant

21Glass CastleGeorge Packham, M, Head, married, age 48, born Framfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Frances Packham, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Uckfield
    John Packham, M, Son, single, age 19, born Newick; occupation: labourer
    George Packham, M, Son, age 16, born Newick; occupation: labourer
    Harry Packham, M, Son, age 10, born Little Horsted; occupation: scholar
    Mary Eliz. Packham, F, Daughter, age 5, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar

21Glass CastleJohn Guy, M, Head, married, age 65, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Ann Guy, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Buxted
    George Guy, M, Son, single, age 19, born Maresfield; occupation: farm labourer

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