The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Mayfield Census
The Village of Mayfield including the Congregational Chapel, North Street, Star Inn, Middle House, High Street, Fletching Street, Rose & Crown and The Convent
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

3North StreetMatthew Richardson, M, Head, married, age 67, born Mayfield; occupation Bricklayer Journeyman
    Jane Richardson, F, Wife, married, age 65, born Mayfield

3North StreetFrank Richardson, M, Lodger (Head), married, age 20, born Mayfield; occupation Painter Journeyman
    Ellen Richardson, F, Wife, married, age 21, born Burwash
    Frank Richardson, M, Son, age 3 m, born Mayfield

3North StreetThomas Walker, M, Head, married, age 58, born Oxfordshire; occupation Railway labourer
    Mary Walker, F, Wife, married, age 64, born Oxfordshire

3High StreetMargaret Saunders, F, Head, widowed, age 65, born Ireland

3High StreetJohn Westbrook, M, Head, widowed, age 55, born Yapton; occupation Science Master
    Richard Cottingham, M, Lodger, married, age 34, born Buxted, occupation: blacksmith journeyman
    Jane Cottingham, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Framfield

3High StreetJohn Rebbec, M, Head, widowed, age 34, born Mayfield; occupation: master carpenter
    John W. Rebbeck, M, Son, age 13, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourer
    William A. Rebbeck, M, Son, age 9, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Alice B. Rebbeck, F, Daughter, age 11, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Rose M. F. Rebbeck, F, Daughter, age 4, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Mary C. Rebbeck, F, Daughter, age 2, born Mayfield
    Ellen J. Rebbeck, F, Daughter, age 2 m, born Mayfield
    Alice Thomas, F, Sister, married, age 20, born Mayfield
    Ellen Thomas, F, Niece, age 9 m

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