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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

14FlimwellOlieve Colven, F, Head, widowed, age 56, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: charwoman
    James W. Colven, M, Son, single, age 17, born Etchingham, Sussex; occupation: shoemaker
    Lewis Colven, M, Son, single, age 13, born Ticehurst, Sussex

14FlimwellWilliam Osborn, M, Head, married, age 29, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: Thatcher
    Hannah Osborn, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Albert Osborn, M, Son, age 8, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    Alice Osborn, F, Daughter, age 6, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: Scholar
    William Osborn, M, Son, age 3, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    Fredrick J. Osborn, M, Son, age 11 m, born Ticehurst, Sussex

14FlimwellSusanah Barden, F, Head, widowed, age 43, born Goudhurst, Kent, occupation: needlewoman
    Flora J. Barden, F, Daughter, age 12, born Burwash, Sussex, occupation: scholar

14FlimwellLouisa Read, F, Head, widowed, age 67, born Battle, Sussex; occupation: Independant

14FlimwellZablan Frazier, M, Head, married, age 90, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: brickmaker
    Hannah Frazier, F, Wife, married, age 84, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Mary Cole, F, Daughter, married, age 55, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: visitor
    Sarah Frazier, F, Granddaughter, age 13, born Hurst Green, Sussex

14FlimwellGeorge Kemp, M, Head, married, age 35, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: painter
    Mary J. Kemp, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Helstone, Cornwall
    George Kemp, M, Son, age 9, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Agnes Kemp, F, Daughter, age 8, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Annie Kemp, F, Daughter, age 6, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: scholar

14FlimwellJane Stapley, F, Head, widowed, age 63, born Sandhurst, Kent; occupation: no occupation

14FlimwellMary A. Forward, F, Head, widowed, age 68, born Hawkhurst, Kent
    Richard Somers, M, Lodger, single, age 50; occupation: ostler

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