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

13Upper Sand HillThoms. Novis, M, Head, married, age 38, born Ringmer; occupation: farm labourer
    Elizth. Novis, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Framfield
    Willm. Novis, M, Son, age 13, born Framfield; occupation: scholar
    Samuel Novis, M, Son, age 10, born Framfield; occupation: scholar
    Anne Novis, F, Daughter, age 7, born East Hoathly; occupation: scholar
    Jane Novis, F, Daughter, age 4, born East Hoathly
    Charles Novis, M, Son, age 6 m, born East Hoathly

13Upper Sand HillEdward Jeffery, M, Head, married, age 42, born Wadhurst; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary[sic] Jeffery, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Hartfield
    Harriett Jeffery, F, Daughter, age 10, born Wadhurst; occupation: scholar
    Mary Jeffery, F, Daughter, age 8, born Wadhurst; occupation: scholar
    Edward Jeffery, M, Son, age 6, born Wadhurst; occupation: scholar
    James Jeffery, M, Son, age 4, born Wadhurst
    William Jeffery, M, Son, age 3, born Wadhurst
    Elizth. Jeffery, F, Daughter, age 1, born Wadhurst
    Robert Rye, M, Boarder, single, age 21, born Hartfield; occupation Farm labourer

13Lower Sand HillGeorge Siggs, M, Head, married, age 66, born Framfield, employs 5 men and 3 boys; occupation Farmer and Builder
    Tamar Siggs, F, Wife, married, age 58, born Framfield
    Henry Benjn. Siggs, M, Son, single, age 19, born Framfield
    George Avery, M, Grandson, age 3, born Framfield
    Trayton Packham, M, Servant, single, age 50, born Framfield; occupation: farm labourer
    George Gander, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Framfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Harriett Durrant, F, Servant, age 14, born Framfield; occupation: domestic servant

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