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

263 Meadow PlaceMercy Olive, F, Head, widowed, age 39, born Lewes
    William Olive, M, Son, single, age 16, born Glynde; occupation Baker's Boy
    John Olive, M, Son, age 12, born Glynde; occupation Scholar
    Elizabeth Olive, F, Daughter, age 9, born Glynde; occupation Scholar
    Robert Olive, M, Son, age 7, born Uckfield; occupation Scholar
    Edwin Olive, M, Son, age 5, born Uckfield; occupation Scholar
    John Brooker, M, Lodger, single, age 70, born Fletching; occupation: labourer

264 Meadow PlaceGeorge Thomas, M, Head, married, age 27, born Uckfield; occupation Bricklayer Journeyman
    Edith Thomas, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Uckfield
    Arthur George Thomas, M, Son, age 7 m, born Uckfield
    Thomas Chatfield, M, Lodger, single, age 26, born Kent, occupation: hoop maker journeyman

264 Meadow PlaceMargaret Lafife, F, Lodger, widowed, age 68, born Middlesex; occupation: nurse

265 Meadow PlaceHarriett Haffenden, F, Head, widowed, age 65, born Chiddingly; occupation: laundress
    Earnest Stevens, M, Orphan Boarder, age 11, born Framfield; occupation: scholar
    Ada Grey, F, Nurse Child Boarder, age 3, born London

266 Meadow PlaceHenry Heaver, M, Head, married, age 40, born Buxted; occupation: miller journeyman
    Ester Heaver, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Newick
    Julia Ada Heaver, F, Daughter, age 13, born Buxted; occupation: scholar
    George William Heaver, M, Son, age 11, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar
    Caroline Mary Heaver, F, Daughter, age 5, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar
    Charles James Heaver, M, Son, age 2, born Uckfield

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