The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1851 Wadhurst Census
Reference: HO 107 1639, Wadhurst Registration District, Folios 314-329 in the Wadhurst Enumeration District 1a
Town District comprises so much of the Parish as lies between the Upper Toll Gate and the cottages belonging to John Wallis near the Lower Toll Gate on both sides of the Road as is encompassed by a line.
Enumerator - T. Barton
 ▼ Head records ▼

Id Property Person Position Date of Birth Place of Birth
001Lower Turnpike GateWilliam Bridger, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1778Parish of Buxted, Sussex
002Lower Turnpike GatePhilemon PalmerHead; occupation Farm labourer1811Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
003Lower Turnpike GateWilliam SmithHead; occupation Farm labourer1821Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
004Lower Turnpike GateElizabeth GaddHead; widowed; occupation: charwoman1823Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
005Lower Turnpike GateJohn Baytup, cordwainer journeymanHead, occupation: cordwainer journeyman1790Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
006Lower Turnpike GateStephen Crouch, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1816Parish of Sandhurst, Kent
007Lower Turnpike GateEdward Baldwin, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1819Parish of Ticehurst, Sussex
008Lower Turnpike GateCharles Cox, carpenterHead; occupation: carpenter journeyman1819Parish of Horsted Keynes, Sussex
009Lower Turnpike GateThomas Hawkins, cordwainerHead; employs 1 person; occupation: cordwainer1815Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
010Lower Turnpike GateJames Mott, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1813Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
011Toll HouseJames Maryan, shoe maker masterHead; occupation: shoe maker master1824Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
012Lucks CottageRichard Gadd, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1785Parish of Ticehurst, Sussex
013Shepherds HouseJohn Mabb, carpenter journeymanHead; occupation: carpenter journeyman1809Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
014Shepherds HouseLouisa RogersHead; occupation: school mistress1826Parish of Ticehurst, Sussex
015Bramble CottageWilliam Martin, receiving officerHead; occupation: receiving officer1788Parish of Salehurst, Sussex
016Bramble CottageThomas Pilbeam, cordwainer and shoe makerHead; handicap: deaf; occupation CORDWAINER31st Mar 1799Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
017Bramble CottageMary BrewerHead1813Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
018Lucks HouseWilliam A. Briden, general practitionerHead, occupation: general practitioner1817Country of Scotland
019Wadhurst TownWilliam ReedHead; employs 2 people; occupation BLACKSMITH1807Parish of Lamberhurst, Kent and Sussex
020Lower Turnpike GateElizabeth Pilbeam [Wickam]Head; widowed; occupation CHARWOMAN1804Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
021Greyhound InnWilliam ReedHead; occupation VICTUALLER and FARMER1805Parish of Uckfield, Sussex
022Wadhurst TownJames Copling, brick makerHead, occupation: brick maker1817County of Norfolk
023Wadhurst TownSophia Beale, servantHead, occupation: retired servant1803Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
024Wadhurst TownHenry SmithHead; occupation Master currier1811Parish of Hailsham, Sussex
025Wadhurst TownCaroline AvardHead1819Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent
026Wadhurst TownGeorge OliverHead; occupation Farm labourer1809Parish of Brighton, Sussex
027Wadhurst TownMargaret SkinnerHead; occupation HUCKSTER1778County of Kent
028Wadhurst TownRichard Waite, saddlerHead; employs 1 person; occupation: saddler1807Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
029Wadhurst TownAlfred PlaystedHead; employs 1 person; occupation BUTCHER1783Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
030Wadhurst TownGideon WisdomHead; occupation BUTCHER and BEER SHOP1807Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
031Wadhurst TownJohn TesterHead; occupation Farm labourer1792Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
032Wadhurst TownElizabeth RobinsonHead; occupation Dressmaker1818Parish of Sandhurst, Kent
033Wadhurst TownJames Mabb, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1811Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
034Post OfficeJabez SmithHead; occupation GreenGROCER and POSTMASTER1819Parish of Hailsham, Sussex
035Wadhurst TownMary S. Fisher, baker and grocerHead; widowed; occupation: baker and grocer1826Parish of Tunbridge Wells, Kent
036Wadhurst TownWilliam AppsHead; occupation master wood turner1805Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
037Queens Head InnEdward Tooth, innkeeperHead; employs 2 people; occupation Innkeeper1820Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
038Wadhurst TownEdward Meads, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1802Parish of Goudhurst, Kent
039Wadhurst TownJoseph SmithHead; employs 2 people; occupation CARRIER1815Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
040Wadhurst TownSamuel SmithHead; occupation Master carpenter1799Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
041Wadhurst TownGeorge StarrHead; occupation GROCER MASTER1809Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
042Wadhurst TownThomas Hammond, cooper masterHead; occupation: cooper master1778Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
043Wadhurst TownJoseph WhiteHead; widowed; occupation Farm labourer1794County of Gloucestershire
044Wadhurst TownJohn Dadswell, higglerHead; employs 3 people; occupation: higgler1815Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
045Wadhurst TownGeorge CaveyHead, occupation: farm labourer1799Parish of Etchingham, Sussex
046Wadhurst TownGeorge SwiftHead; occupation Farm labourer1795Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
047Verandah CottageRichard Ennis, gentlemanHead; widowed; occupation: gentleman1773London
048Wadhurst TownSamuel WeeksHead; occupation Carpenter journeyman10th Sep 1813Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
049Wadhurst TownWilliam Cheel, grocer masterHead, occupation: grocer master1782Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
050Wadhurst TownIsrael Collins, railway labourerHead, occupation: railway labourer1815County of Wiltshire
051Toll HouseJames Cornwell, toll gate keeperHead, occupation: toll gate keeper1812Parish of Framfield, Sussex
052Hill HouseElizabeth S. WaceHead; widowed; occupation ANNUITANT1781County of Oxfordshire
053Vicarage HouseJohn Foley, vicar of WadhurstHead; occupation: vicar of Wadhurst1806County of Worcestershire
054Wadhurst TownGeorge Avard, farm labourerHead; occupation farm labourer1802Parish of Ticehurst, Sussex
055Wadhurst TownMaria NewingtonHead; occupation ANNUITANT1818Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
056Wadhurst TownStephen SeymourHead; occupation Carpenter journeyman1817Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
057Wadhurst TownSamuel Baker, furniture brokerHead; occupation: master gardener1814Parish of Ticehurst, Sussex
058Wadhurst TownMaria StuntHead; widowed; occupation LAUNDRESS1809Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
059Wadhurst TownJames StandenHead; occupation Butcher journeyman1822Parish of Ticehurst, Sussex
060Wadhurst TownWilliam Collins, bricklayer journeymanHead, occupation: bricklayer journeyman1807Parish of Frant, Sussex
061White Hart InnGeorge WilkinsonHead; occupation INNKEEPER and BUTCHER1815Parish of Canterbury, Kent
062Wadhurst TownIsaac PowellHead; widowed; occupation Master gunsmith1800Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
063Wadhurst TownRobert Dadswell, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1784Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
064Wadhurst TownMary CouchmanHead; widowed; occupation: annuitant1781Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
065Wadhurst TownThomas Couchman, farmer and farrierHead; handicap: blind; occupation: farmer and farrier1802Parish of Hawkhurst, Kent
066Wadhurst TownWilliam NoakesHead; employs 1 person; occupation Master tailor1791Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
067Wadhurst TownJohn MacDonald, draper and grocerHead; occupation: draper and grocer1794Country of Scotland
068Wadhurst TownSophia Dadswell [Baldwin]Head; widowed1803Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
069Wadhurst TownJames Hubbard, ostlerHead; handicap: cripple; occupation: former ostler1801Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
070Wadhurst TownMary Baldwin [Martin]Head; occupation: baker1799Parish of Ticehurst, Sussex
071Wadhurst TownWilliam Mercer, general practitionerHead; occupation General Practitioner1819Parish of Brede, Sussex
072Wadhurst TownJohn WorsleyHead; occupation CORDWAINER MASTER1821Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
073No 3, Church StreetJohn Wallis, bricklayerHead; occupation: bricklayer1787Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
074No 2, Church StreetWilliam Blunden, cordwainerHead, occupation: cordwainer1818Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
075No 1, Church StreetSamuel Stapeley, farm labourerHead; occupation: farm labourer1786Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
076No 1, Church StreetJoseph Owen NewingtonHead; occupation WATCH MAKER MASTER1812Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
077Newington SquareJames Burt, master tailorHead, widowed, occupation: master tailor1797Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
078Church StreetTimothy Baldock, farm labourerHead, occupation: farm labourer1823Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
079Church GateRichard Hamilton, master tailorHead; occupation: master tailor1807Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
080Back StreetEdward Hammond, butcherHead; employs 1 person; occupation: butcher1807Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
081Back StreetThomas NewingtonHead; employs 1 person; occupation Master painter1809Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
082No 5, Market StreetJames Bennett, inspector of policeHead, occupation: inspector of police1822Country of Wales
083No 4, Market StreetWilliam Attwood, farm labourerHead; occupation farm labourer1809Parish of Waldron, Sussex
084No 4, Market StreetThomas Chapman, farm labourerHead, occupation: farm labourer1785Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex
085No 3, Market StreetSamuel TebbutHead; occupation INSPECTOR of RAILway WORKS1822County of Middlesex
086No 2, Market StreetJohn Baley, railway labourerHead; occupation: railway labourer1820Parish of Whatlington, Sussex
087No 1, Market StreetRichard Pilbeam, master shoe makerHead; employs 2 people; occupation SHOE MAKER MASTER1805Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
088Wadhurst TownJames Ashby, master tailorHead; occupation: master tailor1802
089Wadhurst TownElizabeth Akehurst [Rich], nurseHead; widowed; occupation: nurse1784Parish of Burwash, Sussex
090Wadhurst TownRaymond Dadswell, porterServant; occupation: porter22nd Sep 1833Parish of Wadhurst, Sussex
091Prospect HouseThomas BartonHead, employs 6 people, occupation: farmer1795Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex

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These are derived census records that have been enhanced as further data becomes available. For example - the surname at birth of a wife is derived from the census return or a corresponding parish record - the date of birth is derived from the age recorded on the census and refined where a parish record has been matched - the occupation has been unified (e.g. Ag Lab, Farm Lab, and many other such recordings are all displayed as Farm labourer).

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