The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Mayfield Census
North of Mayfield including Tidebrook, Rushers Cross, Lake Street, Mouse Hall, Little Trodgers, Renhurst, Holy Trinity Orphanage and Colkins Mill Street
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

9Little Trodgers Farm HouseThomas Brooker, M, Head, married, age 39, born Rotherfield, employs 2 men and 1 boy; occupation: farmer
    Julietta Brooker, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Lamberhurst
    Ruth Brooker, F, Daughter, age 10, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholar
    George Frank Brooker, M, Son, age 6, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholar
    Samuel Brooker, M, Father, widowed, age 81, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourer

9Little TrodgersThomas Seal, M, Head, married, age 44, born Hartfield; occupation Carter
    Harriott Seal, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Burwash
    Henrietta Harmer Seal, F, Daughter, age 15, born Rotherfield; occupation Servant
    Harriott Seal, F, Daughter, age 13, born Rotherfield; occupation Scholar
    Ann Seal, F, Daughter, age 7, born Rotherfield; occupation Scholar
    Mary Seal, F, Daughter, age 6, born Rotherfield; occupation Scholar
    Thomas Seal, M, Son, age 4, born Rotherfield
    George Seal, M, Son, age 1, born Rotherfield

9Little TrodgersBenjamin Stevens, M, Head, married, age 62, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Harrettia Stevens, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Rotherfield
    Sophia Stevens, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Rotherfield; occupation: domestic servant
    Israel Stevens, M, Son, single, age 17, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Benjamin Stevens, M, Son, age 14, born Wadhurst; occupation: brick maker's labourer
    Eliza Stevens, F, Daughter, age 11, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Sarah Stevens, F, Daughter, age 8, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar

9Sussex LodgeGeorge Mitchell, M, Head, married, age 26, born Hampshire; occupation: gamekeeper
    Jane Mitchell, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Cambridgeshire
    Ernest Mitchell, M, Son, age 2, born Mayfield
    Frederick Mitchell, M, Son, age 5 m, born Mayfield

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