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

17Fletching Street Beer HouseWilliam Brown, M, Head, married, age 60, born Buxted; occupation: beer house keeper
    Ann Brown, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Rotherfield; occupation: beer house keeper
    Clara Brown, F, GrandDaughter, age 7, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Jessie Foster, M, Lodger, widowed, age 60, born East grinstead; occupation: cordwainer's journeyman

17Fletching StreetThomas Lade, M, Head, single, age 65, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Eliza A. Luck, F, Boarder, age 11, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar

17Fletching StreetWilliam Lade, M, Head, married, age 36, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Sarah Lade, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Rotherfield
    William Lade, M, Son, age 6, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Thomas Lade, M, Son, age 4, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Emily C. Lade, F, Daughter, age 3 w, born Mayfield

17Fletching StreetWilliam Wicker, M, Head, married, age 37, born Mayfield; occupation Farm labourer
    Ruth Wicker, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Mayfield
    George T. Wicker, M, Son, age 8, born Mayfield; occupation Scholar
    William L. Wicker, M, Son, age 7, born Mayfield; occupation Scholar
    Frank Wicker, M, Son, age 5, born Mayfield; occupation Scholar
    Esther Wicker, F, Daughter, age 4, born Mayfield
    Alfred Wicker, M, Son, age 2, born Mayfield

17Fletching StreetElizabeth Lade, F, Head, single, age 51, born Mayfield; occupation Needle woman
    Daniel Dann, M, Boarder, single, age 60, born Mayfield
    Mary Ann Verrall, F, Boarder, single, age 50, born Mayfield; occupation: needle woman

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