The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1841 Maresfield Census
Reference: Maresfield Enumeration District 8
All that part of the Parish of Maresfield which lies on the South side of Black Ven lane, Horney Common and the road from thence to Duddleswell (except the houses at Duddleswell mentioned in District No. 6) and on the South side of a road leading from Chelwood Common and crossing the London Road between Nutley and Millbrook to Duddleswell.
Enumerator: Samuel Reed
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

2Fords GreenRobert Wood, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation Carrier
    Harriet Wood, F, [Wife], age 29, born Sussex
    John Wood, M, [Son], age 7, born Sussex
    William Wood, M, [Son], age 5, born Sussex
    Mary Wood, F, [Daughter], age 2, born Sussex

2White House CommonSarah Bromsden, F, Head, age 45 to 49, born Sussex, occupation: independent

2Little Black VenWilliam Thorpe, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourer
    Fanny Thorpe, F, [Wife], age 35 to 39, born Sussex
    Mary Thorpe, F, [Daughter], age 5, born Sussex

2Cackle StreetJohn Smith, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    John Smith, M, [Son], age 14, born Sussex
    Edmond Smith, M, [Son], age 9, born Sussex
    Martha Miles, F, age 45 to 49, born Sussex; occupation: servant

2White House CommonJarratt Smith, M, Head, age 37, born Sussex; occupation: brick maker
    Fanny Smith, F, [Wife], age 36, born Sussex
    John Smith, M, [Son], age 12, born Sussex
    Edmond Smith, M, [Father], age 68, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Unnamed Smith, F, [Daughter], age 2 weeks, born Sussex
    Jane Browne, F, age 28, born Sussex

2Pricketts HatchHarry Carr, M, Head, age 45 to 49, born Sussex; occupation Farmer
    Sally Carr, F, [Wife], age 45 to 49, born Sussex
    William Carr, M, [Son], age 22, born Sussex
    Harry Carr, M, [Son], age 20, born Sussex
    Mary Carr, F, [Daughter], age 12, born Sussex

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