The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Framfield Census
That part of Framfield Parish lying South of Framfield and including High Cross and Pale House Common
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

2High Cross LodgeJosph.Thos. Coppins, M, Head, married, age 28, born Surrey, occupation: gardener
    Harrt.Emily Coppins, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Kent
    Josph.Thos. Coppins, M, Son, age 2, born Croydon

2High Cross HouseRobt. Thornton, M, Head, married, age 43, born Surrey
    Elizth. Ann Thornton, F, Wife, married, age 41, born London
    Mary Phipps, F, Cook, single, age 47, born Wiltshire; occupation Domestic servant
    Mary Millward, F, Ladys Maid Servt, single, age 24, born Somerset
    Harriett Thorley, F, Housemaid Servt, single, age 34, born Warwickshire
    Mary Jeffery, F, Housemaid Servt, single, age 20, born Marden
    Mary Skinner, F, Kitchenmaid Servt, single, age 19
    Oliver Compton, M, Butler Servt, married, age 30, born Oxfordshire
    Charles Willmer, M, Footman Servt, single, age 19, born Findon

2High Cross StablesHenry Bates, M, Head, married, age 41, born East Peckham, occupation: coachman
    Emma Bates, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Suffolk
    James Holden, M, Boarder, single, age 23, born Wartling; occupation: groom

2High Cross CottageJames Douch, M, Head, married, age 50, born Dorset; occupation: dairyman
    Jane Douch, F, Wife, married, age 56, born Dorset
    Mary Stickles, F, Daughter, widowed, age 31, born Dorset; occupation Dairywoman

2High Cross LodgeHenry Creasey, M, Head, married, age 27, born Speldhurst, occupation: gardener
    Louisa Creasey, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Norfolk
    Caroline Mary Creasey, F, Daughter, age 2, born Norfolk
    Anne May Creasey, F, Daughter, age 11 m, born Framfield

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