The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Mayfield Census
South of Mayfield including Wellbrook Cottage, Mears Farm, Allens Farm, Buttons Farm, Ironhurst, Scocoes and Five Ashes
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

11Cowdens FarmWilliam Humphrey, M, Head, married, age 41, born Mayfield; occupation Farm labourer
    Mary A. Humphrey, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Rotherfield
    George Humphrey, M, Son, single, age 17, born Rotherfield; occupation Farm labourer
    Charlotte Humphrey, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born Mayfield
    William Humphrey, M, Son, age 11, born Hartfield; occupation Scholar
    John Humphrey, M, Son, age 8, born Mayfield; occupation Scholar
    Alfred O. Humphrey, M, Son, age 6, born Mayfield; occupation Scholar
    Ruth Humphrey, F, Daughter, age 3, born Mayfield
    James Relf, M, Father In Law, widowed, age 76, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourer

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