The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1841 Fletching Census
Reference: Maresfield Enumeration District 5
All that part of the Parish of Fletching which lies on the North side of the road and footpath from Dane Hill by Pepper Alley to the Folly and on the West side of the road from thence to the Aggens on the North side of the Aggens Lane to the boundary of the Parish between the Beacon and Chelwood House (Mr Streeters' House excepted it being more convenient to take it in District No 3) from thence this district is bounded by the Parishes of Maresfield, West Hoathly and Horsted Keynes to Dane Hill.
Enumerator: Stephen Ridge
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

11Chelwood CommonWilliam Goord, M, Head, age 64, born Sussex; occupation: farmer
    Sarah Goord, F, [Wife], age 66, born Sussex
    John Goord, M, [Son], age 32, born Sussex
    Mary Goord, F, [Daughter], age 30 to 34, born Sussex

11Chelwood GateIsaac Harding, M, Head, age 29, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Harding, F, [Wife], age 23, born Sussex
    Edwin Harding, M, [Son], age 3 months, born Sussex

11Chelwood GateGeorge Barton, M, Head, age 51; occupation: farmer
    Ann Barton, F, [Wife], age 47, born Sussex
    John Betts, M, age 18, born Sussex, occupation: servant

11Chelwood GateAbigail Townshend, F, Head, age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation Farmer
    John Townshend, M, [Relation], age 35 to 39, born Sussex
    Susanna Townshend, F, [Relation], age 20 to 24, born Sussex
    William Townshend, M, [Relation], age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation Servant
    Jesse Thorpe, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation Servant

11Chelwood GateEdward Stevenson, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Philidefindo Stevenson, F, [Wife], age 45 to 49, born Sussex
    George Stevenson, M, [Son], age 18, born Sussex
    Edward Stevenson, M, [Son], age 14, born Sussex
    William Stevenson, M, [Son], age 9, born Sussex

11Chelwood GateJames Norman, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation Broom maker
    Ellenor Norman, F, [Wife], age 30 to 34, born Sussex
    Mary Norman, F, [Daughter], age 4, born Sussex

11Chelwood GateDaniel Corke, M, Head, age 34, born Sussex; occupation: carrier
    Daniel Corke, M, [Son], age 11, born Sussex
    William Corke, M, [Son], age 5, born Sussex
    James Corke, M, [Son], age 3, born Sussex
    Elizabeth Corke, F, [Daughter], age 1, born Sussex
    Mary Russell, F, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation Servant

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