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

21Yew Field, Fletching StreetJohn Turner, M, Lodger (Head), married, age 62, born Uckfield; occupation: farm bailiff
    Jane Turner, F, Wife, married, age 61, born Maresfield

21Yew Street, Fletching StreetAndrew Cleary, M, Head, married, age 38, born Ireland, occupation: fishmonger
    Julia Cleary, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Ireland
    Joseph Cleary, M, Son, age 12, born Brighton, occupation: scholar
    Patrick D. Cleary, M, Son, age 11, born Brighton, occupation: scholar
    John Cleary, M, Son, age 6, born Brighton, occupation: scholar
    Sebastion P. Cleary, M, Son, age 4, born Mayfield
    Mary J. Cleary, F, Daughter, age 3, born Mayfield
    Francis Cleary, M, Son, age 1, born Mayfield
    John Levings, M, Boarder, single, age 41, born Ireland; occupation: fishmonger

21Yew Field, Fletching StreetHenry Bishop, M, Head, married, age 57, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Ann Bishop, F, Wife, married, age 65, born Mayfield

21Turtle HoveryGeorge Piper, M, Head, married, age 64, born Mayfield; occupation Retired Painter
    Hannah Piper, F, Wife, married, age 56, born Mayfield
    Dinah E. Piper, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Mayfield

21Turtle HoveryWilliam Tester, M, Head, married, age 72, born Wadhurst; occupation: hairdresser
    Mary A. Tester, F, Wife, married, age 56, born Mayfield
    Thomas B. Cass, M, Boarder, age 14, born Mayfield, occupation: servant
    Walter Bartholomew, M, Boarder, age 4, born Mayfield, occupation: scholar

21Turtle HoveryMary Richardson, F, Head, widowed, age 67, born Mayfield, handicap: deaf; occupation Tailor
    Grace Richardson, F, Daughter, married, age 29, born Mayfield
    George Richardson, M, Son In Law, married, age 34, born Mayfield, employs 1 boy; occupation Master bricklayer

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