The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1891 Mayfield Census
Reference RG12/783: District: Uckfield; Sub-District: Rotherfield; Enumeration District: No 17
Enumerator: Mr George Richardson
Boundary Being that part commencing at Tanners Green to Scotsford Bridge, keeping the parish boundary to Bungehurst and Herrings Down to Old Mill then keep the stream to Wellbrook Bridge up the road to Stone Cross taking the under road to Mayfield Village as far as the Baptist Chapel taking all the houses both sides of the Back lane to Mr Benjamin Buss's then keep the foot path to Sandles and back to Tanners Green.
Contents Comprising Bainden, Hunts, Moat Farm, Moat Mill, Old Mill and Cottages on the Upper part of Old Mill Farm, Cranesdens, School House and Claytons.
The Whole in the Parliamentary Division of Rye.
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
1South StreetRobert Pettitt, M, Head, married, age 49, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
1South StreetWilliam Saunders, M, Head, married, age 48, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
1South StreetMary Saunders, F, Head, widowed, age 90, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: pauper
1South StreetHarry Wells, M, Head, married, age 30, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Carpenter
1South StreetSarah Manklow, F, Head, married, age 48, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: monthly nurse
1South StreetHenry B Knight, M, Head, single, age 37, born Udimore, Sussex; occupation: general labourer
2South StreetSamuel Isted, M, Head, widowed, age 41, born Lindfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
2South StreetEmma Saunders, F, Head, married, age 43, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: laundress
2South StreetRuth Hall, F, Head, widowed, age 47, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: charwoman
2South StreetJonathan A Eaton, M, Head, married, age 36, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: carrier
2South StreetHarry Kemp, M, Head, single, age 42, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer
2South StreetJames Kemp, M, Head, widowed, age 45, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: road labourer
2South StreetSarah Ann Medhurst, F, Head, widowed, age 70, born Rye, Sussex; occupation: pauper
3South StreetFrank Haines, M, Head, married, age 29, born Gosport, Hampshire; occupation: baker
3South StreetThomas Bellingham, M, Head, married, age 23, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
3South StreetAlbert Maskell, M, Head, married, age 20, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: under gardener
3South StreetJane Baitup, F, Head, widowed, age 51, born Mayfield, Sussex, occupation: monthly nurse
4Brewers ArmsEliza Medhurst, F, Head, widowed, age 39, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: beer and lodging house keeper
4South StreetWalter Winter, M, Head, married, age 63, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
4South StreetRuth Richardson, F, Head, widowed, age 63, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Pauper
4South StreetWilliam Kemp, M, Head, married, age 50, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: road labourer
4South StreetHarriett Dann, F, Head, widowed, age 69, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: pauper
4South StreetAlaxander Marchant, M, Head, married, age 32, born Westham, Sussex; occupation: platelayer
4South StreetCharles A Pope, M, Head, married, age 23, born Seaford, Sussex; occupation Railway Porter
4South StreetGeorge J Barlow, M, Head, married, age 28, born Offham, Kent, occupation: gardener's assistant
4Chapel HouseSamuel Jenner, M, Head, married, age 65, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: retired farmer
4West StreetHannah Baker, F, Head, widowed, age 75, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: living on own means
5West StreetJoseph Bonds, M, Head, single, age 37, born Mayfield, Sussex, occupation: general labourer
5West StreetWilliam Brown, M, Head, married, age 70, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
5West StreetJames West, M, Head, married, age 54, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation Railway Platelayer
5West StreetHenry Richardson, M, Head, married, age 70, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Builder
5Sawyers ArmsHarriett Lade, F, Head, widowed, age 57, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: beer house keeper
5Halton HouseHenry Miles, M, Head, married, age 56, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: dissenting minister
5Halton HouseNaomi Burchett, F, Head, widowed, age 60, born Herstmonceux, Sussex, occupation: charwoman
5Halton VillaEdward Luck, M, Head, married, age 69, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
6Halton VillaJames Guest, M, Head, married, age 23, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: draper's assistant
6South StreetAndrew Cleary, M, Head, married, age 47, born Ireland; occupation: fishmonger
6South StreetEdward Rogers, M, Head, married, age 59, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
6South StreetObed Richardson, M, Head, single, age 30, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Bricklayer
6South StreetHarry Weeks, M, Head, married, age 45, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation General Labourer
6South StreetWilliam E Weston, M, Head, married, age 24, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
7South StreetEllen Sullivan, F, Head, widowed, age 65, born Ireland; occupation: pauper
7South StreetGeorge T Richardson, M, Head, married, age 26, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Postman
7South StreetEli Eldridge, M, Head, married, age 51, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: builder
7South StreetEdward Crawley, M, Head, married, age 26, born Horsmonden, Kent; occupation: carpenter and joiner
7Vale CottageAmos Pennygar, M, Head, married, age 58, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Gardener and Florist
7Black HouseCaroline Duplock, F, Head, widowed, age 68, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: charwoman
7Hoopers FarmBenjamen Buss, M, Head, married, age 65, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer and collector of Queen's taxes and poor rates
8Hoopers FarmJoseph Clayton, M, Head, married, age 43, born Bradford, Yorkshire; occupation: carpenter
8Longs CottageWilliam Petitt, M, Head, married, age 73, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Gardener and Domestic Servant
8Dollys FollyCharles Medhurst, M, Head, married, age 29, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
8Box Cottage, Lower LevelThomas Manser, M, Head, married, age 35, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer
8School HouseAlbert Miller, M, Head, married, age 41, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: road labourer
8School HouseGeorge Miller, M, Head, married, age 77, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: gardener
8School HouseHenry Medhurst, M, Head, married, age 32, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: gardener
9School HouseAmos Luck, M, Head, married, age 29, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
9Drinkstone CottageReginald Head, M, Head, married, age 22, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation: carpenter, joiner and carver
9DrinkstoneSandys Britton, M, Head, married, age 61, born London, Middlesex, occupation: accountant
9Knowle FarmRichard Brown, M, Head, married, age 50, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer
9Claytons FarmFrederic Gooding, M, Head, married, age 41, born Oxfordshire; occupation: farm bailiff
10Claytons CottageEdwin Moores, M, Head, widowed, age 42, born Bourton, Dorset; occupation: cowman
10Claytons CottageJames Gayler, M, Head, married, age 32, born Essex; occupation: cowman
10Cranesdens CottageWilliam Adams, M, Head, married, age 49, born Lawshall, Suffolk; occupation: farm bailiff
10SandlesSoloman Norman, M, Head, married, age 24, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
10Piccadilly FarmGeorge Catt, M, Head, married, age 50, born Warberton, Sussex; occupation: farmer
10Bainden CottageAlfred Pennells, M, Head, married, age 38, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation Farm Labourer
11Bainden CottageWilliam Hobden, M, Head, married, age 39, born Rottingdean, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
11Bainden FarmJohn Elleray, M, Head, widowed, age 71, born Alston, Cumberland; occupation: farmer
11Whitehall CottageJames Crawley, M, Head, married, age 38, born Surrey; occupation: bricklayer
11North BinnHarry Croft, M, Head, married, age 35, born Brightling, Sussex; occupation: carter
12Hunts FarmHenry Cosham, M, Head, married, age 50, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm bailiff
12Moat FarmDamel Duly, M, Head, married, age 54, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer
12Moat Mill FarmWilliam Pain, M, Head, married, age 90, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation Farm Bailiff
12Moat Mill FarmEdwin Eldridge, M, Head, married, age 54, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: miller's carman
12Bungehurst CottageStephen Pope, M, Head, married, age 46, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation Carter
12Bungehurst FarmJohn Isted, M, Head, married, age 36, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: farm bailiff
13Bungehurst CottageGeorge Chandler, M, Head, married, age 39, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
13Bungehurst CottageOwen Axell, M, Head, married, age 26, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
13Old Mill FarmWilliam Hazelden, M, Head, married, age 62, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm bailiff
13Old Mill CottageCharles Gaston, M, Head, married, age 40, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
14Upper Old MillHorace Axell, M, Head, married, age 62, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
14Upper Old Mill CottageJames T Axell, M, Head, married, age 32, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
14Old Mill BarnWilliam Catt, M, Head, married, age 35, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

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