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1881 Ticehurst Census
Reference RG 11/1045: Ticehurst Enumeration District No 1; Sub-District: Ticehurst; Enumerator: William Trickets
All that part of the Parish of Ticehurst which is comprised in the Ecclesiastical District of St Augustines Flimwell and which lies to the North and East of a line drawn from the top of Borzell Hill to the well of the old cottage opposite the Union Workhouse .... ... and from thence to the Northern corner of Ketley Wood at the Northern extremity of the said parish, including all Flimwell, Tuedley, Momm Pumps, .... and Little Borzell Farms except the Ticehurst Union Workhouse.
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  • 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

4Union WorkhouseWilliam Waghorn, M, Inmate, single, age 82, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: Farm labourer
    Ann Richardson, F, Inmate, single, age 28, born Bermondsey, Middlesex; occupation: General domestic servant
    James Hellier, M, Inmate, single, age 15, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: messenger
    Fanny Hellier, F, Inmate, age 11, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Harriet Blackwell, F, Inmate, single, age 83, born Benenden, Kent, occupation: cook
    Emily Featherstone, F, Inmate, single, age 18, born Laughton, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servant
    Edith Featherstone, F, Inmate, age 11 m, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: infant
    John Parker, M, Inmate, widowed, age 69, born Rolvenden, Kent; occupation: side farmer
    Anne Scott, F, Inmate, widowed, age 40, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: laundress
    James Scott, M, Inmate, age 11, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Alfred Scott, M, Inmate, age 6, born Sussex; occupation: scholar
    William Hyland, M, Inmate, single, age 52, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: laundryman; handicap: imbecile
    Sarah Hemp, F, Inmate, single, age 52, born Dover, Kent; occupation: pauper; handicap: blind
    Mary Hebden, F, Inmate, widowed, age 76, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: servant
    Nicholas Crowhurst, M, Inmate, single, age 19, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: gingerbread baker
    Joseph Harmer, M, Inmate, single, age 70, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: brick labourer
    Samuel Oyler, M, Inmate, single, age 75, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: Officer
    James Eastwood, M, Inmate, single, age 34, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: pauper; handicap: blind
    Robert Hilder, M, Inmate, widowed, age 58, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: poultry boarder
    Emily Tanner, F, Inmate, single, age 18, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: General domestic servant
    Thomas Sinden, M, Inmate, age 3, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Alfred Waterhouse, M, Inmate, single, age 27, born Bethnal Green, Middlesex; occupation: Farm labourer; handicap: Imbecile
    Harriet Booth, F, Inmate, age 13, born Burwash, Sussex, occupation: scholar
    John Jarrett, M, Inmate, single, age 78, born Salehurst, Sussex; occupation: Cobbler; handicap: Lunatic
    Louisa Hilder, F, Inmate, age 11, born Salehurst, Sussex; occupation: scholar

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