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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

21London RoadGeorge Forward, M, Head, married, age 50, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Phoebe Forward, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Harriett Forward, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Ticehurst, Sussex

21London RoadJames Guest, M, Head, married, age 60, born Flimwell, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer; handicap: deaf
    Frances Guest, F, Wife, age 59, born Goudhurst, Sussex
    Fanny Guest, F, Daughter, single, age 38, born Goudhurst, Sussex
    Ann Guest, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Flimwell, Sussex

21London RoadHenry J. Walker, M, Head, married, age 57, born Flimwell, Sussex; occupation: Farmer of 100 acres employing 3 men and 1 boy
    Jane Walker, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Elizabeth Walker, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born Flimwell, Sussex
    Joseph H. Walker, M, Son, single, age 20, born Flimwell, Sussex; occupation: Farmer's son
    Annie J. Walker, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Flimwell, Sussex
    Mary Walker, F, Daughter, age 14, born Flimwell, Sussex
    Henrietta Walker, F, Daughter, age 13, born Flimwell, Sussex
    Henry J. Walker, M, Son, age 10, born Flimwell, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    William T. Goodman, M, Lodger, single, age 21, born Tenterden, Kent; occupation: ostler
    Fred Croft, M, Lodger, single, age 21, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: drover
    Henry Cook, M, Lodger, single, age 33, born Yarmouth, Norfolk; occupation: groom

21London RoadPhills Alliot, F, Head, widowed, age 60, born Netherfield, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    John Sorrel, M, Lodger, single, age 19, born Flimwell, Sussex; occupation: labourer

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