The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Cranbrook Census
Reference RG 11/937: Cranbrook Enumeration District No 5; District: Cranbrook Union; Enumerator: William Lance
This District comprises:- All the houses on the West side of Glassenbury Lane as far as Hartley Gate. All the houses on the South from Hartley Gate through Swattenden Lane as far as the boundary of the Parish extends.
This Division includes Great and Little Glassenbury, The Furnace, Hartley, Tubslake, Eggshell, Trenly, Prickle Gate, Swattenden House.
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 ancestry.co.uk
  • 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]
 
Sheet    Place    Census entry
1PricklegateSamuel Gray, M, Head, married, age 45, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
1Swattenden LaneWilliam Wenham, M, Head, married, age 33, born Linton, Kent; occupation: sergeant of police
1Swattenden LaneCharles Pearce, M, Head, married, age 47, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: shepherd
2Swattenden LaneHenry Lansdell, M, Head, married, age 40, born Bexhill, Sussex; occupation: coachman (domestic)
2Swattenden LaneStephen Humphrey, M, Head, married, age 45, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
2Swattenden LaneIden Butcher, M, Head, married, age 24, born Rolvenden, Kent; occupation: gardener
3Swattenden HouseReginald Appach, M, Head, single, age 53, born Clapton, Middlesex; occupation: magistrate, captain Volunteers
3Swattenden HouseJohn Haddock, M, Head, married, age 45, born Etchingham, Sussex; occupation: farmer employing 1 labourer and cultivating 33 acres
3HartleyGeorge Luffen, M, Head, married, age 81, born Esher, Surrey; occupation: retired licensed victualler
3Duke William, HartleyGeorge Maskell, M, Head, married, age 32, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: licensed victualler
4Turks Place, HartleyLouisa Dobell, F, Head, single, age 74, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farmer of 56 acres employing 3 men
4HartleyGeorge Chapman, M, Head, married, age 35, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
4TubslakeThomas Eaton, M, Head, married, age 43, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
4TubslakeGeorge Latter, M, Head, married, age 55, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
4TubslakeElizabeth Martin, F, Head, widowed, age 59, born Cranbrook, Kent
5Badgers OakEli Eaton, M, Head, married, age 46, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farmer of 155 acres employing 1 man and 1 boy
5EggshellWilliam Button, M, Head, married, age 76, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
5EggshellThomas Moore, M, Head, married, age 38, born Sandhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
5TrenlyGeorge Jones, M, Head, married, age 56, born Salehurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
6TrenlyWilliam Pilbeam, M, Head, married, age 39, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: Farm labourer
6TrenlyJames R. Corke, M, Head, married, age 40, born Staplehurst, Kent; occupation: farmer of 130 acres employing 3 men and 1 boy
6TrenlyWilliam Start, M, Head, widowed, age 74, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: shoemaker
6TrenlySarah Wickings, F, Head, widowed, age 62, born Cranbrook, Kent
6TrenlySpencer Upton, M, Head, married, age 52, born Stone, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
7WoodshallWilliam Unicum, M, Head, married, age 76, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farmer of 217 acres employing 7 labourers
7HartleyThomas Saxby, M, Head, married, age 50, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
7HartleyJoseph Puxty, M, Head, married, age 70, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
7HartleyThomas Pendfold, M, Head, married, age 34, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: Farm labourer
7HartleyWilliam Kemp, M, Head, married, age 53, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
8HartleyWilliam Rumens, M, Head, married, age 45, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: carpenter (master) employing 1 man and 1 boy
8HartleyThomas Smith, M, Head, married, age 59, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
8HartleyCharles Unicume, M, Head, married, age 38, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farmer of 37 acres employing 3 men
9HartleyWilliam Reed, M, Head, married, age 43, born Seddlescombe, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
9Bishoppe FarmThomas Buttes, M, Head, married, age 41, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
9BishoppeStephen Barden, M, Head, married, age 28, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
9FurnaceJames Foreman, M, Head, married, age 34, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
10FurnaceMoses Pendfold, M, Head, married, age 26, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: Farm labourer
10FurnaceJames W. Burchett, M, Head, married, age 48, born Warbleton, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
11-----gooseGeorge Packham, M, Head, married, age 49, born Cuckfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
11GlassenburyWilliam Cradduck, M, Head, married, age 62, born Headcorn, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
11GlassenburyJohn Suiters, M, Head, married, age 41, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
12GlassenburyWilliam Pierce, M, Head, married, age 34, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
12Glassenbury HouseThomas W. Roberts, M, Head, single, age 71, born Ireland; occupation: J.P. for Kent
12GlassenburyRichard Roberts, M, Head, married, age 63, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
12GlassenburyEdward Funnell, M, Head, married, age 55, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
12GlassenburyGeorge Reed, M, Head, married, age 43, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
13GlassenburyEdmund Burgess, M, Head, married, age 21, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
13GlassenburyJohn Sands, M, Head, married, age 36, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: gardener and domestic servant

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