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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

22Burwash VillageWilliam T. Skinner, M, Head, married, age 56, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer journeyman
    Hannah Skinner, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    Caroline Skinner, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: school apprentice
    Eliza Skinner, F, Daughter, single, age 11, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Richard A. Skinner, M, Son, single, age 7, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar

22Burwash VillageStephen Sands, M, Head, married, age 59, born Etchingham, Sussex; occupation: pauper; handicap: invalid
    Hannah Sands, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: charwoman
    George Sands, M, Son, single, age 16, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Julius Sands, M, Son, single, age 13, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar

22Burwash VillageJohn Pennells, M, Head, married, age 42, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourer
    Mary Pennells, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: Charwoman
    John Pennells, M, Son, single, age 16, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourer
    Thomas Pennells, M, Son, single, age 12, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourer
    Ann Pennells, F, Daughter, single, age 10, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    William Pennells, M, Son, single, age 8, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    Susan Pennells, F, Daughter, single, age 7, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    Eliza Pennells, F, Daughter, single, age 6, born Burwash, Sussex
    Sarah Pennells, F, Daughter, single, age 4, born Burwash, Sussex
    Phoebe Pennells, F, Daughter, single, age 2, born Burwash, Sussex
    James Pennells, M, Son, single, age 9M, born Burwash, Sussex

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