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

291 Lime Villas, Framfield RoadJohn S. Smith, M, Head, married, age 56, born Scotland; occupation: agent
    Jane Smith, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Uckfield
    Marion Smith, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Oxfordshire
    Henry Smith, M, Son, age 19, born Oxfordshire; occupation: school teacher's assistant
    Charles Smith, M, Son, age 16, born Oxfordshire; occupation: apprentice
    Arthur John Smith, M, Son, age 15, born Oxfordshire; occupation: pupil teacher
    Mary Ann Smith, F, Daughter, age 12, born Oxfordshire; occupation: scholar
    Joseph Spencer Smith, M, Son, age 10, born Oxfordshire; occupation: scholar
    Albert Smith, M, Son, age 5, born Uckfield; occupation: scholar
    Thomas Arthur Roberts, M, Lodger, age 21, born Surrey; occupation Brewer's Manager

292 Lime Villas, Framfield RoadAnna Foster, F, Head, widowed, age 66, born Hailsham
    Anna Elizabeth Foster, F, Daughter, single, age 36, born Framfield; occupation: school governess
    Anna Grousset, F, Lodger, single, age 30, born France; occupation: governess
    Margnerite Grousset, F, Lodger, single, age 23, born France; occupation: governess

29Alexander Villa, Framfield RoadGeo.St.John Smith, M, Head, single, age 24, born Brighton; occupation: auctioneer
    Rebecca Roberts, F, Mother, widowed, age 48, born Middlesex; occupation: housekeeper
    Jennie Sophia Smith, F, Sister, single, age 22, born Brighton

291 Inkerman Cottages, Framfield RoadFrank Venus, M, Head, married, age 34, born Lewes; occupation Plumber and Painter
    Mary Ann Venus, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Ringmer
    Edith Venus, F, Daughter, age 7, born Ringmer; occupation Scholar
    Mabel Venus, F, Daughter, age 5, born Uckfield; occupation Scholar
    Frank Venus, M, Son, age 4, born Uckfield; occupation Scholar
    Fanny Venus, F, Daughter, age 2, born Uckfield
    William John Venus, M, Son, age 7 m, born Uckfield

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