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1881 Withyham Census
North East of Withyham including Groombridge, Glenandred, Leywoods, Motts Mill, Penns Rocks, Sherlocks Farm, Alksford Farm, Hendal Farm and Hunts Farm
Please note:
  • 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

3Boney CottageThomas Turner, M, Head, married, age 54, born Withyham; occupation: railway labourer
    Ann Turner, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Buxted
    Minnie Turner, F, Daughter, age 15, born Withyham
    Rosa Turner, F, Granddaughter, age 13, born Tunbridge Wells
    Mosses Turner, M, Son-in-law, single, age 23, born Withyham; occupation: tanner

3Boney CottageCharles Payne, M, Head, married, age 37, born Hartfield; occupation: carpenter
    Elizh. Payne, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Hartfield
    Alice Payne, F, Daughter, age 12, born Speldhurst; occupation: scholar
    Rosetta Payne, F, Daughter, age 9, born Speldhurst; occupation: scholar
    Charles A. Payne, M, Son, age 8, born East Grinstead; occupation: scholar
    Ellen Maria Payne, F, Daughter, age 5, born Hartfield; occupation: scholar
    Arthur E. Payne, M, Son, age 1, born Withyham

3Boney CottageGeorge Kee, M, Head, married, age 21, born Southease; occupation: railway signalman
    Ellen Kee, F, Wife, married, age 20, born Worth
    Ansley Knight, F, Visitor, single, age 18, born Fletching; occupation: domestic servant

3Boney CottageJohn Grout, M, Head, married, age 40, born London; occupation: proprietor
    Emily Grout, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Tunbridge Wells
    Emily Grout, F, Daughter, age 12, born Withyham; occupation: scholar
    Louisa Grout, F, Daughter, age 11, born Withyham; occupation: scholar
    Alice Grout, F, Daughter, age 8, born Withyham; occupation: scholar
    Violet Grout, F, Daughter, age 7, born Withyham; occupation: scholar
    Edward Grout, M, Son, age 5, born Withyham; occupation: scholar
    Thomas Grout, M, Son, age 4, born Withyham; occupation: scholar
    John Grout, M, Son, age 2, born Withyham
    Ellen Grout, F, Daughter, age 2 m, born Withyham

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