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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

8Union StreetAlfred Wright, M, Head, married, age 53, born Flimwell, Sussex; occupation: Market Gardener
    Elizabeth Wright, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Flimwell, Sussex
    David Wright, M, Son, single, age 26, born Flimwell, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourer
    Rhoda Wright, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Flimwell, Sussex; occupation: General domestic servant
    Levi Wright, M, Son, single, age 18, born Flimwell, Sussex; occupation: Farm labourer
    Ruth Wright, F, Daughter, age 10, born Flimwell, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    Esther Wright, F, Daughter, age 8, born Flimwell, Sussex; occupation: Scholar

8Union StreetEliza Lower, F, Head, widowed, age 62, born Flimwell, Sussex
    Jonathan Lower, M, Son, single, age 20, born Flimwell, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

8Union StreetJames Clifton, M, Head, married, age 47, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: road man
    Julien Clifton, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Walter Clifton, M, Son, single, age 16, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Bessie M. Clifton, F, Daughter, age 7, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Rose Clifton, F, Daughter, age 5, born London, London, Middlesex; occupation: scholar
    Ernest Clifton, M, Son, age 2, born Ticehurst, Sussex

8Union StreetWilliam Evans, M, Head, married, age 61, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Maria Evans, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Heathfield, Sussex
    Mary Ann Evans, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servant

8Union StreetLeopo Lower, M, Head, married, age 24, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: bricklayer
    Elizabeth Lower, F, Wife, married, age 21, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Elizabeth Lower, F, Daughter, age 6 m, born Ticehurst, Sussex

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