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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

33Burwash VillageJames Flemming, M, Head, married, age 46, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: hairdresser
    Ann M. Flemming, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Sandhurst, Kent; handicap: deaf
    Martha J. Flemming, F, Daughter, single, age 12, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Fanny M. Flemming, F, Daughter, single, age 9, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Ellen M. Flemming, F, Daughter, single, age 8, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Elizabeth Flemming, F, Daughter, single, age 5, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Harriet Flemming, F, Daughter, single, age 1, born Burwash, Sussex
    Fanny Dengate, F, Lodger, , age 59, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: annuitant

33Old Row, Burwash VillageWilliam Twort, M, Head, married, age 50, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: Rat catcher
    Mary Twort, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Northiam, Sussex
    Thomas Twort, M, Son, single, age 16, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourer

33Old Row, Burwash VillageRichard Hawkins, M, Head, married, age 69, born Brightling, Sussex; occupation: turner
    Elizabeth Hawkins, F, Wife, married, age 76, born Norfolk

33Old Row, Burwash VillageRobert Dann, M, Head, widowed, age 42, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: farm waggoner
    Sarah Dann, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Etchingham, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    George Dann, M, Son, single, age 20, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Eliza Dann, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Sarah Dann, F, Daughter, single, age 11, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Elizabeth Dann, F, Daughter, single, age 8, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Ann Dann, F, Daughter, single, age 5, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Robert Dann, M, Son, single, age 3, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: waggoner's son
    Unnamed Infant Dann, M, Son, single, age 2W, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: waggoner's son

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