The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1851 Ticehurst Census
Reference HO 107/1639: Ticehurst Enumeration District No 2b; Sub-District: Ticehurst; Enumerator: Henry Overy
All that part of the Parish of Ticehurst which lies South and East of the Turnpike Road leading from the corner shop in the Village (in the occupation of Stephen Sawyer) to Hawkhurst to the boundary of the Flimwell Ecclesiastical District at the well of the aforesaid Old Cottage and to the West of the aforesaid boundary to the top of Borzell Hill where the parishes of Ticehurst and Etchingham unite, and to the Southern extremity of the parish to Wards Brook and to the East of the Turnpike Road from Wards Brook to the aforesaid corner shop in the Village (including Pashley House, Gibsread and Singehurst Farms).
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

11Pashley HouseJames Maclaren, M, Head, married, age 44, born Middlesex; occupation: barrister, not practising
    Caroline Maclaren, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Scotland
    James J. Maclaren, M, Son, single, age 8, born London; occupation: scholar
    Ambrose Maclaren, M, Son, single, age 7, born London; occupation: scholar
    Elizabeth Maclaren, F, Mother, widowed, age 78, born Cumberland
    Caroline Rusenachs, F, Governess, single, age 19, born Switzerland; occupation: Governess
    William Fisk, M, Servant, single, age 28, born Suffolk; occupation: butler
    James Brown, M, Servant, single, age 29, born Colchester, Essex; occupation: coachman
    Henry Brissenden, M, Servant, single, age 17, born Ticehurst, Sussex, occupation: footboy
    Mary A. Watts, F, Servant, married, age 34, born Devon; occupation: Cook
    Mary Saville, F, Servant, widowed, age 39, born Kent; occupation: nurse
    Emma Callen, F, Servant, single, age 30, born Suffolk; occupation: ladies maid
    Rachel Hunt, F, Servant, single, age 39, born Kent; occupation: housemaid
    Elizabeth Rhodes, F, Servant, single, age 29, born France; occupation: Laundry maid
    Emily Martin, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: kitchenmaid

11PashleyIsaac Rust, M, Head, married, age 32, born Scotland; occupation: Gardener
    Elizabeth Rust, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Suffolk
    Mary A. Rust, F, Daughter, single, age 6, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    William Rust, M, Son, single, age 4, born Ticehurst, Sussex

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