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1881 Horsted Keynes Census
Horsted Keynes and Danehill
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

16Lindfield RoadAnn Cram, F, Head, widowed, age 59, born Horsted Keynes
    George Cram, M, Son, age 12, born Horsted Keynes, occupation: scholar

16Lindfield RoadIsaac Baker, M, Head, married, age 27, born Horsted Keynes; occupation: farm labourer
    Sophia Baker, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Lindfield
    Mary E. Baker, F, Daughter, age 11 m, born Horsted Keynes

16Valley HomeElizabeth Spratt, F, Head, married, age 29, born Devon
    Ellen H. Spratt, F, Mother In Law, widowed, age 46, born Middlesex
    Eliza Cook, F, Servant, single, age 35, born Middlesex, occupation: domestic servant

16Horsted GreenWalter Langridge, M, Head, married, age 35, born Horsted Keynes; occupation: carpenter
    Ellen Langridge, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Horsted Keynes
    Raymond Langridge, F, Son, age 9, born Horsted Keynes; occupation: scholar
    Frances A. Langridge, F, Dughter, age 8, born Horsted Keynes; occupation: scholar
    Ada C. Langridge, F, Daughter, age 7, born Horsted Keynes; occupation: scholar

16Horsted GreenGeorge Sherlock, M, Head, married, age 49, born Horsted Keynes; occupation Labourer
    Anna Sherlock, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Surrey
    Owen Sherlock, M, Son, age 13, born Horsted Keynes
    Walter J. Sherlock, M, Son, age 11, born Horsted Keynes; occupation Scholar
    Olive J. Sherlock, F, Daughter, age 9, born Horsted Keynes; occupation Scholar

16Horsted GreenJohn Wellfare, M, Head, married, age 72, born Horsted Keynes; occupation Carpenter
    Ann Wellfare, F, Wife, married, age 56, born Slaugham

16Horsted KeynesJames Stedman, F, Head, married, age 70
    Mary A. Stedman, F, Wife, married, age 76, born Lewes

16Horsted KeynesRobert Andress, M, Head, married, age 55, born Horsted Keynes; occupation labourer
    Mary A. Andress, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Horsted Keynes
    Redchard Cadge, M, Boarder, married, age 35, born Cambridgeshire, occupation: labourer

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