The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1851 Ticehurst Census
Reference HO 107/1639: Ticehurst Enumeration District No 2b; Sub-District: Ticehurst; Enumerator: Henry Overy
All that part of the Parish of Ticehurst which lies South and East of the Turnpike Road leading from the corner shop in the Village (in the occupation of Stephen Sawyer) to Hawkhurst to the boundary of the Flimwell Ecclesiastical District at the well of the aforesaid Old Cottage and to the West of the aforesaid boundary to the top of Borzell Hill where the parishes of Ticehurst and Etchingham unite, and to the Southern extremity of the parish to Wards Brook and to the East of the Turnpike Road from Wards Brook to the aforesaid corner shop in the Village (including Pashley House, Gibsread and Singehurst Farms).
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

9Parsonage FarmJohn Dengate, M, Head, married, age 31, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 20 acres
    Rebecca Dengate, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Etchingham, Sussex
    Ellen M. Dengate, F, Daughter, single, age 8, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    John Dengate, M, Son, single, age 9M, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Sarah Dengate, F, Mother, widowed, age 58, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Mary Skinner, F, Mother-in-law, widowed, age 77, born Pembury, Kent
    Thomas Fuller, M, Servant, single, age 16, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

9Wardsbrook FarmStephen Standen, M, Head, married, age 68, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: farmer, 240 acres employing 6 people
    Susanna Standen, F, Wife, married, age 64, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    William Standen, M, Son, single, age 30, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    John Standen, M, Son, single, age 25, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Mary Standen, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Elizabeth Standen, F, Daughter, single, age 26, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Frances Standen, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Caroline Standen, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Maria Wilson, F, Servant, single, age 14, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: House servant
    Stephen Clark, M, Servant, single, age 25, born Burwash, Sussex, occupation: farm labourer

9TicehurstMary A. Morris, F, Head, married, age 23, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: servant's wife

9TicehurstFrederick Harmer, M, Head, married, age 27, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: gentleman's servant
    Harriet Harmer, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Bexhill, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker

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