The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1841 Fletching Census
Reference: Maresfield Enumeration District 4
All that part of the Parish of Fletching from Sheffield Bridge which lies on the West side of the road to the Folly at Chelwood Common and on the South side of the footpath from there to Pepper Alley and of a road to Dane Hill from thence by the same boundary to Sheffield Bridge. That part also of Sheffield Park which lies to the West of the stream which forms the Western boundary of District No. 2 from East bridges to the Ouse is included in this district.
Enumerator: James Fuller
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

4KetchesJohn Jessup, M, Head, age 67, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Elizabeth Jessup, F, [Wife], age 55 to 59, born Sussex
    Joseph Jessup, M, [Son], age 30 to 34, born Sussex
    Elizabeth Jessup, F, [Daughter], age 25 to 29, born Sussex

4SlidersCharles Longley, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: farmer
    Hannah Longley, F, [Wife], age 55 to 59, born Sussex
    Isabella Longley, F, [Mother], age 70 to 74, born Scotland
    John N/K, M, age 55 to 59, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourer

4NorthlandJohn Rumary, M, Head, age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation Farmer
    Phille Rumary, F, [Wife], age 55 to 59, born Sussex
    Thomas Rumary, M, [Son], age 18, born Sussex
    Phildelphia Rumary, F, [Daughter], age 14, born Sussex

4DanehurstFrancis Davies, M, Head, age 30 to 34; occupation: army
    Elizabeth Davies, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34
    Francis Davies, M, [Son], age 6
    Henry Davies, M, [Son], age 4
    Hugh Davies, M, [Son], age 2, born Sussex
    Byham Davies, M, [Son], age 8 months, born Sussex
    Charles Eaton, M, army, age 40 to 44; occupation: servant
    Mary Jones, F, age 35 to 39; occupation: servant
    Marianne Frankland, F, age 25 to 29; occupation: servant
    Anne Elphick, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servant
    Lucy Day, F, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: servant
    Mary Turner, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servant
    Mary Kember, F, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation: servant
    William Trote, M, age 25 to 29; occupation Servant

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