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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

5Union WorkhouseJemima Velvick, F, Inmate, single, age 45, born Salehurst, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourer; handicap: Deaf
    William Gillett, M, Inmate, age 12, born Salehurst, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Eliza Blundell, F, Inmate, single, age 18, born Roberts Bridge, Sussex, occupation: general domestic servant
    James Bailey, M, Inmate, single, age 72, born Salehurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Burns, F, Inmate, widowed, age 69, born Ireland
    James Hazelden, M, Inmate, married, age 82, born Dallington, Sussex; occupation: carrier
    Edward Prickett, M, Inmate, single, age 64, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: Pauper; handicap: Blind
    Esther Tolhurst, F, Inmate, single, age 41, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: Pauper; handicap: Lunatic
    George Hennard, M, Inmate, widowed, age 84, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Charles Burr, M, Inmate, single, age 44, born Lamberhurst, Sussex, occupation: late soldier Royal Horse (Arts Fleet)
    John Potten, M, Inmate, single, age 54, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: Garden labourer
    William Stiles, M, Inmate, widowed, age 75, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: general domestic servant
    Timothy Whiteman, M, Inmate, single, age 47, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: Baker
    Ann Lacey, F, Inmate, age 76, born Rye, Sussex; occupation: servant
    Sarah Greengrow, F, Inmate, widowed, age 83, born Bombay, East Indies; occupation: hawker
    Hannah Balcombe, F, Inmate, married, age 55, born Ticehurst, Sussex, occupation: general domestic servant
    Jemima Balcombe, F, Inmate, age 10, born Ticehurst, Sussex, occupation: scholar
    John Cottington, M, Inmate, single, age 62, born Framfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Margaret Kennedy, F, Inmate, single, age 17, born Glasgow, Scotland; occupation: general domestic servant
    Jane Robinson, F, Inmate, single, age 19, born Romford, Essex; occupation: Housemaid
    Walter Robinson, M, Inmate, age 1 m, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: Infant
    Edmond Sinden, M, Inmate, single, age 36, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Isabella Thomas, F, Inmate, single, age 55, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: General domestic servant
    Thomas Seymore, M, Inmate, single, age 71, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Fanny Lester, F, Inmate, single, age 36, born Salehurst, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper

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