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1851 Burwash Census
Reference HO 107/1639: Ticehurst Enumeration District No 1a; Sub-District: Burwash; Enumerator: John Fuller
All that part of the Parish of Burwash comprising Turses, Crowhurst Bridge, the Shrub, part of the Lodge Farm House, the North side of the Turnpike Road leading to the Village of Burwash, the North side of the Village, Brooks Marie, Mottingsden, Fry's, Holtdown and the North side of the Turnpike Road leading from the Village to the Wheel Turnpike Gate and which lies to the South East of Holtdown Lane and the road from thence to Crowhurst Bridge.
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

8MottingsdenGeorge Jarratt, M, Head, married, age 25, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: Farmer's waggoner
    Charlotte Jarratt, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    John T. Jarratt, M, Son, single, age 1, born Burwash, Sussex

8Mottingsden FarmhouseSarah Morris, F, Head, single, age 45, born Shropshire; occupation: daughter of farmer, 90 acres, employing 7 men and 3 boys
    Richard Lucas, M, Visitor, single, age 23, born Ireland; occupation: draper
    Susan Vigor, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: House servant

8BrooksmarlEdwin Dann, M, Head, married, age 26, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: farmer's waggoner
    Emma Dann, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Willingdon, Sussex
    Madeline Climson, F, Visitor, single, age 2, born Hastings, Sussex

8BrooksmarlWalter Bull, M, Head, married, age 45, born Chiddingly, Sussex, occupation: farm labourer
    Mary A. Bull, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Burwash, Sussex, occupation: laundress
    Eliza Bull, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Burwash, Sussex, occupation: scholar

8ShrubGeorge Hyland, M, Head, married, age 37, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Sarah Hyland, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Pembury, Kent
    Mary D. Hyland, F, Daughter, single, age 2, born Burwash, Sussex
    Sophia Hyland, F, Daughter, single, age 2M, born Burwash, Sussex
    Samuel Hunt, M, Lodger, single, age 35, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: no occupation

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