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

13Star Inn, High StreetHenry Cogger, M, Head, married, age 50, born Hawkhurst, Kent, occupation: licensed victualler
    Sarah Cogger, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Hawkhusrt, Kent
    Henry Cogger, M, Son, married, age 30, born Hawkhurst, Kent, occupation: fly driver
    Ellen Cogger, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Burwash, occupation: barmaid
    Elizabeth Cogger, F, Daughter In Law, married, age 31, born Hawkhurst, Kent
    Arthur Cogger, M, Grandson, age 1 1/2, born Ramsgate, Kent
    Charles Cogger, M, Grandson, age 1 m, born Mayfield
    Orphey Frost, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Mayfield; occupation: housemaid

13Home Elizabeth Weston, F, Head, widowed, age 70, born Mayfield, employs 1 man; occupation Carpenter
    Sarah A. Weston, F, Daughter, single, age 44, born Mayfield
    Louisa E. Weston, F, Daughter, single, age 40, born Mayfield, unemployed; occupation Domestic servant
    Frederick J. Weston, M, Son, single, age 32, born Mayfield; occupation Carpenter Journeyman
    Alfred J. Weston, M, Grandson, age 5, born Mayfield; occupation Scholar

13Home George M. Smith, M, Head, married, age 30, born Kent; occupation: hairdresser
    Harriett Smith, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Kent
    Ellen Smith, F, Daughter, age 1, born Kent

13Home Octavia E. Bridger, F, Head, single, age 47, born Mayfield; occupation: annuitant
    Venus C. Turley, F, Sister, widowed, age 53, born Mayfield; occupation Nurse

13Home Alfred Jones, M, Head, married, age 36, born Dallington; occupation: master boot maker
    Frances Jones, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Mayfield
    Frank Jones, M, Son, age 13, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Kate Jones, F, Daughter, age 10, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Alice E. Jones, F, Daughter, age 8, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Arthur Jones, M, Son, age 5, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Mabel Jones, F, Daughter, age 3, born Mayfield

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