The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Ticehurst Census
Reference RG 11/1045: Ticehurst Enumeration District No 2; Sub-District: Ticehurst; Enumerator: Charles George Barnes
All that part of the Parish of Ticehurst which lies to the South and East of the Turnpike Road leading from the Corner Shop in the Village in the occupation of Messrs Newington to Hawkhurst to the boundary of the Flimwell Ecclesiastical District at the well of the aforesaid 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 Wardsbrook to the aforesaid Corner Shop in the Village, including Pashley House, Gibbs Read, Gallops Cottage, Singhurst Farm, The Parsonage and Wardsbrook.
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

9Union StreetJoseph H. Guest, M, Head, married, age 27, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Sarah A. Guest, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Goudhurst, Kent
    Louisa M. Guest, F, Daughter, age 1, born Ticehurst, Sussex

9Dale HillHenry Lucas, M, Head, married, age 58, born Horsham, Sussex; occupation: carpenter
    Mary Lucas, F, Wife, married, age 58, born Marden, Kent

9Little Dale Hill Farm, Dale HillJohn Jarvis, M, Head, married, age 76, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: Farmer 120 Acres Employing 5 Men and 2 Boys
    Catherine Butler, F, Servant, single, age 14, born Ticehurst, Sussex, occupation: general domestic servant
    R. J. Simmonds, F, Servant, widowed, age 45, born Horninghold, Leicester; occupation: General domestic servant

9Little Dale Hill Farm, Dale HillWilliam Mitten, M, Head, married, age 41, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: Painter
    Fanny Mitten, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Etchingham, Sussex
    William Mitten, M, Son, age 11, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    Thomas Mitten, M, Son, age 10, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    Ellen Mitten, F, Daughter, age 7, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    Lydia Mitten, F, Daughter, age 5, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    Florence Mitten, F, Daughter, age 3, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    John Hyland, M, Father In Law, widowed, age 72, born Etchingham, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourer
    John Hyland, M, Brother In Law, single, age 45, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourer
    Walter Hyland, M, Brother In Law, single, age 28, born Etchingham, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourer

9Holly Bank, Dale HillWilliam Bailey, M, Head, married, age 55, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: pensioned Dr Mrs Seyor Chelsea only
    Mary Bailey, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Madras, East Indies
    George Bailey, M, Son, age 12, born Calcacaymund, East Indies; occupation: scholar

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