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

23Framfield RoadEdward Henry Dadswell, M, Head, married, age 43, born Uckfield; occupation: master baker
    Dorcas Susanna Dadswell, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Brighton
    Susanna Elizabeth Dadswell, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Uckfield; occupation: shop assistant
    Eliza Martha Dadswell, F, Daughter, age 14, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar
    Thomas Edward Dadswell, M, Son, age 13, born Uckfield; occupation: baker
    Naomi Esttia Dadswell, F, Daughter, age 6, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar
    Eliza Dadswell, F, Mother, widowed, age 71, born Lewes; occupation: annuitant
    William Geal, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Burgess Hill; occupation: baker's assistant

23Framfield RoadWilliam Packham, M, Head, married, age 42, born Framfield; occupation: bricklayer journeyman
    Harriett Packham, F, Wife, married, age 43, born Lewes
    Frank Packham, M, Son, age 8, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar
    Fred Packham, M, Son, age 6, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar
    Walter Packham, M, Son, age 4, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar
    Alice Bussell, F, Boarder, single, age 46, born Framfield, occupation: dressmaker

23Framfield RoadFrances Richards, F, Head, married, age 65, born Dorset; occupation School Mistress
    Martha Richards, F, Daughter, single, age 25, born Uckfield; occupation Teacher
    Hannah Richards, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Uckfield; occupation Teacher
    Frances Richards, F, Granddaughter, age 2, born Framfield
    Lilian Wayden, F, Boarder, age 9, born Brighton; occupation Scholar
    Earnest Major, M, Boarder, age 9, born Piltdown; occupation: scholar
    William Dadswell, M, Boarder, age 5, born Eastbourne; occupation: scholar
    Herbert Major, M, Boarder, age 5, born Piltdown; occupation: scholar

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