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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 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]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

12Old Tott FarmhouseJohn Harmer, M, Head, married, age 54, born Etchingham, Sussex; occupation: farm bailiff
    Martha Harmer, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Etchingham, Sussex; occupation: charwoman
    Thomas Harmer, M, Son, single, age 19, born Etchingham, Sussex; occupation: clog and patten maker
    Hannah Harmer, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Etchingham, Sussex; occupation: assistant in house
    James Harmer, M, Son, single, age 7, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    John Harmer, M, Son, married, age 27, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Frances Harmer, F, Daughter-in-law, married, age 26, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: assistant in house
    Eliza Harmer, F, Grand-daughter, single, age 3, born Burwash, Sussex
    John Harmer, M, Grand-son, single, age 2, born Burwash, Sussex

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