The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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30th Mar 1851CensusHead; employs 2 people; occupation BLACKSMITHWilliam ReedWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeElizabeth Reed
Son; occupation SCHOLARWilliam Reed
Step son; occupation: scholarGeorge Cutbush
Step son; occupation: scholarWalter Cutbush
Apprentice; occupation: blacksmith's apprenticeGeorge Hope
Journeymam; occupation Blacksmith journeymanThomas Rummery

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, occupation: brick makerJames Copling, brick makerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeSusan Copling
Daughter, occupation: scholarAnn Copling
Daughter, occupation: scholarSarah Ann Copling
DaughterMary Ann Copling
DaughterSusan A E Copling

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, occupation: retired servantSophia Beale, servantWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: master currierHenry Smith, master currierWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Wife; occupation: dressmakerMary Ann Smith
Visitor; occupation HOUSE SERVANTElizabeth Richardson

30th Mar 1851CensusHeadCaroline AvardWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Son; occupation scholarGeorge F. Avard
Daughter; occupation scholarCaroline W. Avard
Son; occupation scholarWalter H. Avard
SonAlbert A. Avard
Lodger, occupation: proprietor of housesHenry Bull, registrar of births and deaths

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Oliver, farm labourerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Wife; occupation: bakerElizabeth Oliver
Son; occupation: farm labourerHenry Oliver
DaughterRuth Oliver
Son; occupation: farm labourerBray Oliver
Daughter; occupation: scholarElizabeth Oliver
Son; occupation: scholarEphraim Oliver, carpenter
Son; occupation: scholarEbenezer Oliver
Son; occupation: scholarJabez Oliver
DaughterMary Oliver

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation HUCKSTERMargaret SkinnerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Lodger, occupation: shoe maker journeymanCharles Batehope
Lodger; occupation: bricklayer journeymanFrederic Newington

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; employs 1 person; occupation: saddlerRichard Waite, saddlerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeEliza Waite [Newington]
Daughter; occupation: scholarMary B. Waite
Daughter; occupation: scholarLouisa N. Waite
Son; occupation: scholarWilliam Waite
Daughter; occupation: scholarMaria J. Waite
Daughter; occupation: scholarElizabeth Waite
Brother; occupation: saddler's journeymanRobert Waite

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; employs 1 person; occupation BUTCHERAlfred PlaystedWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Servant, occupation: housekeeperAnn Beal
Nephew; occupation Farm labourerWilliam Playsted

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation BUTCHER and BEER SHOPGideon WisdomWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeHarriet Wisdom
DaughterMary Ann Wisdom
Son; occupation SCHOLARAlfred Wisdom
Son; occupation SCHOLARWilliam H. Wisdom
Daughter; occupation SCHOLARHarriet S. Wisdom
SonCharles Wisdom
SonFrederic R. Wisdom
Lodger; widowed; occupation Butcher journeymanRichard Vigor

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerJohn Tester, farm labourerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeJudith Tester [Haismer]
Daughter; occupation: farm servantMary Tester
Son; occupation: farm labourerJohn Tester, farm labourer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation DressmakerElizabeth RobinsonWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Son; occupation SCHOLARColin Robinson
Daughter; occupation SCHOLARAnne Robinson
DaughterMary E. Robinson
SonHerbert Robinson

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerJames Mabb, farm labourerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeSusan Mabb
Son; occupation: scholarAmos Mabb
Son; occupation: scholarJoseph Mabb
DaughterMary Mabb
DaughterNaomi Mabb
Lodger; widowed; occupation: annuitantCharlotte Brown
Lodger's sonJoseph Brown

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; widowed; occupation: baker and grocerMary S. Fisher, baker and grocerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Journeymam; occupation Baker and grocer journeymanThomas Osborne

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation master wood turnerWilliam AppsWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Wife; occupation dressmakerEsther Apps
Apprentice; occupation: dressmakers apprenticeAnna Hickmott

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerEdward Meads, farm labourerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeCharlotte Meads
DaughterEllen Meads
Son; occupation: farm labourerEdwin Meads
Daughter; occupation: scholarElizabeth Meads
Daughter; occupation: scholarLucy A. Meads
Daughter; occupation: scholarPhiladelphia Meads
DaughterCharlotte Meads

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; employs 2 people; occupation: carrierJoseph Smith, carrierWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeAnn Smith
Daughter; occupation: scholarOlive Smith
Daughter; occupation: scholarMary A. Smith
Daughter; occupation: scholarFanny Smith
Daughter; occupation: scholarJane Smith
SonGeorge Smith
Servant, occupation: carrier's servantWilliam Cooper
Servant; occupation CARRIER'S SERVANTJohn Standing

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: master carpenterSamuel Smith, master carpenterWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeOrpah Smith
Daughter; occupation: scholarRhoda Smith
Son; occupation: scholarWilliam Smith
SonJohn Smith
DaughterFanny Smith
Servant; occupation GENERAL SERVANTLouisa A. Walin

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation GROCER MASTERGeorge StarrWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeOlive Starr [Day]
DaughterSarah Ann Starr
Servant; occupation: house servantEsther Card
Apprentice; occupation Grocer's apprenticeAlfred Stunt

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: cooper masterThomas Hammond, cooper masterWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeAnn Hammond
Son; occupation: cooper journeymanWilliam Hammond
Grand-son; occupation SCHOLARGeorge Standing

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; widowed; occupation Farm labourerJoseph WhiteWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Son; occupation SCHOLARHorace White
Son; occupation SCHOLARGeorge White

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; employs 3 people; occupation: higglerJohn Dadswell, higglerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeElizabeth Dadswell [Latter]
Son; occupation: scholarJohn Dadswell
Daughter; occupation: scholarCharity Dadswell
DaughterEliza Dadswell
Servant; occupation: higglerJames Dadswell, gardener
Servant; occupation: house servantNaomi Kitchenham
Servant; occupation HIgGLERGeorge Roberts

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, occupation: farm labourerGeorge CaveyWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeSophia Cavey
Son, occupation: scholarJohn Cavey
SonGeorge Cavey
Father, widowed, occupation: pauperGeorge Cavey, pauper

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Farm labourerGeorge SwiftWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeHephzibah Swift
Son; occupation Farm labourerWilliam Swift
Son; occupation SCHOLARJabez Swift
SonGeorge Swift
DaughterMaria Swift

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Carpenter journeymanSamuel WeeksWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeBarbara Weeks [Wells]
Son; occupation SCHOLARJohn Weeks
Son; occupation SCHOLARGeorge Weeks
Daughter; occupation SCHOLARSarah Ann Weeks
Daughter; occupation SCHOLARPhilly Weeks
DaughterEmma Weeks
SonWilliam O. Weeks

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, occupation: grocer masterWilliam Cheel, grocer masterWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeAwdry Cheel

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, occupation: railway labourerIsrael Collins, railway labourerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeAnn Collins
Daughter, occupation: scholarEllen Collins
Daughter, occupation: scholarMary A. Collins
SonJohn Collins
Visitor; occupation: railway labourerGeorge Miles

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation farm labourerGeorge Avard, farm labourerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeAnn Avard
Son; occupation scholarGeorge Avard
Lodger; occupation RAILWAY CLERKJoseph Southall

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: annuitantMaria Newington, annuitantWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Carpenter journeymanStephen SeymourWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeRebecca Seymour
Daughter; occupation ScholarNaomi Seymour
Son; occupation ScholarJacob Seymour
DaughterRuth Seymour
SonIsaac Seymour
Visitor; occupation: carpenterRichard Smith

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: master gardenerSamuel Baker, furniture brokerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeMary Ann Baker [Barnett]
Daughter; occupation: scholarFanny Baker
Daughter; occupation: scholarMary A. Baker
Daughter; occupation: scholarSarah A. Baker
SonWilliam Baker
DaughterBetsy Baker
Lodger; widowed; occupation NURSERYMANJohn Winson

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; widowed; occupation LAUNDRESSMaria StuntWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
DaughterMaria A. Stunt
Visitor; occupation SCHOLARLucy Pullinger
Mother-in-law; widowed; occupation PAUPERElizabeth Stunt

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation Butcher journeymanJames StandenWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeCharity A. Standen
Son; occupation SCHOLARWilliam T. Standen
Son; occupation SCHOLARWalter J. Standen

30th Mar 1851CensusHead, occupation: bricklayer journeymanWilliam Collins, bricklayer journeymanWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeAnn Collins [French]
Mother-in-lawElizabeth French
Father-in-law; occupation: farm labourerWilliam French, farm labourer

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; widowed; occupation Master gunsmithIsaac PowellWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Son; occupation Gunsmith's apprenticeWilliam Powell
Son; occupation SCHOLARDavid Powell

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm labourerRobert Dadswell, farm labourerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeAnn Dadswell [Kitchinham]
Lodger; occupation: farm labourerHenry Wallis

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; widowed; occupation: annuitantMary CouchmanWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Servant; occupation HOUSE SERVANTJane Worman

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; handicap: blind; occupation: farmer and farrierThomas Couchman, farmer and farrierWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeMary Couchman
Son; occupation: vetinary studentThomas Couchman, veterinary surgeon and chemist
VisitorCaroline Hinds
Grand-niece; occupation: scholarMary C Hinds
Apprentice; occupation: farmer and farrier apprenticeCharles Taylor, veterinary practitioner

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; employs 1 person; occupation: master tailorWilliam Noakes, master tailorWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeCharity Noakes [Baldwin]
DaughterCharity Noakes
Son; occupation: scholarHenry Noakes
Daughter; occupation: scholarElizabeth Noakes
Mother-in-law; widowedElizabeth Baldwin [Pettitt]

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: draper and grocerJohn MacDonald, draper and grocerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Wife; occupation: millinerMary MacDonald
DaughterMaria MacDonald
Daughter; occupation: scholarFlora MacDonald
Son; occupation: scholarHenry MacDonald
Assistant; occupation shopmanAlfred Anderson
Servant; occupation HOUSE SERVANTHannah Pilbeam

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; widowedSophia Dadswell [Baldwin]Wadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Son; occupation: hairdresserHerbert Dadswell
Son; occupation: hairdresser's assistantEdwin Dadswell, hair cutter
Son; occupation: scholarGilbert Dadswell, lodginghouse keeper
Daughter; occupation: scholarEmily Dadswell

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; handicap: cripple; occupation: former ostlerJames Hubbard, ostlerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeHarriot Hubbard
Son; occupation: farm labourerJames Hubbard
Son; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Hubbard
Son; occupation: scholarHenry Hubbard
Daughter; occupation: scholarFanny Hubbard
Daughter; occupation: scholarPhilly Hubbard
Son; occupation: scholarHorace Hubbard
DaughterRuth Hubbard

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: bakerMary Baldwin [Martin]Wadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Son; occupation: bricklayer's labourerJames Baldwin
Daughter; occupation: scholarSarah Ann Baldwin

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation General PractitionerWilliam Mercer, general practitionerWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Mother; widowedElizabeth Mercer [Homewood]
Servant; occupation GROOMEdward Pankhurst

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation CORDWAINER MASTERJohn WorsleyWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Lodger, occupation: farm labourerHenry Barrett, farm labourer
Lodger's wifeRose Hannah Barrett
Lodger; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Jones
Lodger; occupation: scholarThomas Manter
Apprentice; occupation: cordwainer's apprenticeWilliam Manter
Lodger; occupation: farm labourerRichard Miels
Brother; occupation CORDWAINERIsaac Worsley
Sister; occupation HousekeeperNaomi Worsley

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: master tailorJames Ashby, master tailorWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
WifeMary Ashby [Kemp]
Son; occupation: under gardenerJames Ashby
Daughter; occupation: school mistressElizabeth Ann Ashby
DaughterEmily Ashby
Daughter; occupation: scholarEllen Cornford [Ashby]
Lodger; occupation: railway labourerCharles Glazier
Lodger; occupation Railway labourerGeorge Pont

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; widowed; occupation: nurseElizabeth Akehurst [Rich], nurseWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex

30th Mar 1851CensusServant; occupation: porterRaymond Dadswell, porterWadhurst Town1851 Census
Wadhurst, Sussex
Servant; occupation: house servantElizabeth Edwards
Assistant; occupation Grocer's and draper's assistantCharles Snoad
Assistant; occupation: grocer's and draper's assistantWilliam Stevenson
Servant; widowed; occupation: house servantMaria Upfield

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