The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1871 Mayfield Census
Reference RG10/1051: Rotherfield Enumeration District No 18
All that remaining part of the Parish of Mayfield commencing at the Orchard House Cottages up the High Street including both sides of the same, down Pound Hill and Fletching Street, taking both sides of the Road as far as the Rose and Crown Inn, including Yew Trees, the Warren, Vicarage, Sunny Bank and the Convent
Enumerator: George Fenner
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

16High StreetIsabella O Bryden, F, Head, widowed, age 49, born Lindfield, Sussex; occupation: fundholder
    Elizabeth S Bryden, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Wadhurst, Sussex
    Caroline W Bryden, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Wadhurst, Sussex
    Elizabeth M B Irving, F, Niece, single, age 23, born Lamberhurst, Sussex
    Caroline Lade, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servant

16Middle HouseHenry J Hall, M, Head, married, age 34, born East Henley, Berkshire; occupation: physician and surgeon
    Eliza Hall, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Mayfield, Sussex
    Gertrude Hall, F, Daughter, age 3, born Arundel, Sussex
    Henry A Hall, M, Son, age 2, born Arundel, Sussex
    Caroline Noakes, F, Visitor, single, age 26, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: annuitant
    Emma Cramp, F, Servant, single, age 31, born Warbleton, Sussex; occupation: cook
    Lucy Haffenden, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: housemaid
    Mary Rix, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Whiston, Middlesex; occupation: nurse

16High StreetLucy Wild, F, Head, married, age 35, born Kelveden, Essex; occupation: fishmonger
    Jessie Wild, F, Daughter, age 7, born Brompton Road, London; occupation: scholar
    Herbert W Wild, M, Son, age 5, born Oakley Sq Chelsea, London; occupation: scholar
    Fanny Wild, F, Daughter, age 4, born Stamford Road, London; occupation: scholar
    Ernest E Wild, M, Son, age 2, born St Anthony, Cornwall

16High StreetAmos Hobbs, M, Head, married, age 26, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: master baker
    Ann Hobbs, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Mayfield, Sussex
    Mary J Hobbs, F, Daughter, age 1, born Mayfield, Sussex
    Mary A Gladman, F, Servant, age 14, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: general servant

16High StreetElizabeth Weston, F, Head, widowed, age 60, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: master builder
    William I Weston, M, Son, single, age 31, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: carpenter journeyman
    Caroline A Weston, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant
    Frederick J Weston, M, Son, single, age 22, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: carpenter journeyman

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