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

18Fletching StreetGeorge E. Arnold, M, Head, married, age 30, born Salehurst; occupation: blacksmith journeyman
    Sarah Arnold, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Kent
    Elizabeth Arnold, F, Daughter, age 1, born Mayfield
    Lilian M. Arnold, F, Daughter, age 3 m, born Mayfield

18Fletching StreetHarriet Gadd, F, Head, married, age 66, born Heathfield
    George Gadd, M, Son, single, age 27, born Mayfield; occupation Farm labourer

18Fletching StreetEliza Eaton, F, Head, widowed, age 71, born Heathfield

18Fletching StreetHenry Hobden, M, Head, married, age 55, born Portslade; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Hobden, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Rotherfield
    Benjamin Hobden, M, Son, single, age 23, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Hobden, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Harry Hobden, M, Son, single, age 13, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar

18Fletching StreetJohn Weston, M, Head, married, age 53, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Barbara Weston, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Mayfield
    Harriet Weston, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Mayfield, unemployed; occupation: domestic servant
    William Weston, M, Son, age 14, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Arthur Weston, M, Son, age 11, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Barbara Weston, F, Daughter, age 6, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar

18Fletching StreetMary Hope, F, Head, widowed, age 78, born Sussex
    Mary A. Lawrence, F, Daughter, married, age 57, born Mayfield; occupation: nurse

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