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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

13Springfield RoadMary A. Wyness, F, Head, single, age 43, born Middlesex; occupation Embroiderer
    Isabella Wyness, F, Sister, single, age 49, born Middlesex

13Springfield RoadJohn Comper, M, Head, widowed, age 37, born Pulborough, occupation: wheelwright
    Caroline Comper, F, Daughter, age 7, born Horsham
    Annie Mary Comper, F, Daughter, age 3, born Withyham
    Jane Peters, F, Aunt, widowed, age 67, born Pulborough; occupation Housekeeper

13Springfield RoadPeter Moore, M, Head, married, age 45, born Beddingham; occupation: railway labourer
    Eleanor Moore, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Lewes
    Harry Moore, M, Son, age 9, born Withyham; occupation: scholar
    Ann Hughes, F, Mother, widowed, age 74, born Lewes

13Springfield RoadThomas Parker, M, Head, married, age 49, born Withyham; occupation: former gamekeeper
    Caroline Parker, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Rotherfield
    Ellen Parker, F, Daughter, age 11, born Hartfield; occupation: scholar
    Henry Parker, M, Son, age 8, born Hartfield; occupation: scholar
    Ada Parker, F, Daughter, age 5, born Hartfield; occupation: scholar
    Kate Parker, F, Daughter, age 4, born Hartfield; occupation: scholar

13Springfield RoadJohn Durrant, M, Head, married, age 50, born Speldhurst; occupation: carpenter
    Caroline Durrant, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Frant

13Springfield RoadDavid Dalton, M, Head, married, age 30, born Withyham; occupation: farm labourer
    Eliza Dalton, F, Wife, married, age 32, born East Grinstead
    Emily Dalton, F, Daughter, age 10, born East Grinstead; occupation: scholar
    Alfred Dalton, M, Son, age 7, born Withyham; occupation: scholar
    Lydia Dalton, F, Daughter, age 6, born Withyham; occupation: scholar
    James Dalton, M, Son, age 3, born Withyham
    Herbert Dalton, M, Son, age 1, born Withyham
    William Mealings, M, Lodger, single, age 35, born Oxfordshire; occupation: labourer
    James Dalton, M, Lodger, single, age 28, born Withyham; occupation: labourer

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