The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1891 Mayfield Census
Reference RG12/783: District: Uckfield; Sub-District: Rotherfield; Enumeration District: No 13
Enumerator: Mr Frank Foard
Boundary Being that part commencing at Wellbrook Bridge then taking the Road to Butchers Cross including all on the South Side to the Gate House taking the Boundary of the Parish to Maynards Down and Herrings Farm then taking the Foot Path to Allens Farm and Wellbrook.
Contents Comprising all the Cottages on the South Side of the Road at Five Ashes, also Mears, Lower Cowdens, New Pin, Leeds, Froghole, Chequers, Horne Lodge, Buttons, Isinghurst and Lodge Gate.
The Whole in the Parliamentary Division of Rye.
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  • 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

6Brookers CottageHenry Parkes, M, Head, married, age 64, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Farmer
    Mayfield Parkes, F, Wife, married, age 62, born Brightling, Sussex
    Ezra Parkes, M, Son, single, age 35, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation Butler

6Dudsland CottageSamuel Stevens, M, Head, married, age 46, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Harriet Stevens, F, Wife, married, age 43, born Mayfield, Sussex
    Samuel Stevens, M, Son, single, age 22, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Albert Stevens, M, Son, age 3, born Mayfield, Sussex

6The Laundry, IsinghurstMatilda M Noble, F, Head, married, age 34, born Wiltshire; occupation Laundress
    Annie Keeley, F, Boarder, single, age 21, born Warbleton, Sussex; occupation: laundress

6Gardeners Cottage, IsinghurstGeorge Pullinger, M, Head, married, age 36, born Hornsey, Middlesex; occupation Gardener
    Kate T Pullinger, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Maple Durham, Oxfordshire
    Ernest E T Pullinger, M, Son, age 8, born Bagshot, Surrey; occupation Scholar
    Horace H Pullinger, M, Son, age 7, born Bagshot, Surrey; occupation Scholar
    Percy V Pullinger, M, Son, age 6, born Bagshot, Surrey
    Bernard C Pullinger, M, Son, age 4, born Bagshot, Surrey
    Reginald G Pullinger, M, Son, age 2, born Bagshot, Surrey
    Sarah Pullinger, F, Mother, widowed, age 68, born Framfield, Sussex; occupation Living on own means

6Lodge Gate, IsinghurstMary Head, F, Head, widowed, age 68, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: tailoress
    Albert Head, M, Son, single, age 30, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: carman
    Alice M Head, F, Granddaughter, age 6, born Stratford, Essex; occupation: scholar

6IsinghurstSamuel Tester, M, Head, married, age 60, born Waldron, Sussex; occupation: game keeper
    Eliza Tester, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Sandown, Isle Of Wight
    Arthur Tester, M, Son, single, age 17, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: assistant game keeper
    Rose Tester, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Mayfield, Sussex
    Gertrude Tester, F, Daughter, age 10, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar

6Buttons FarmFrederick Winter, M, Head, single, age 24, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Farmer
    Walter Winter, M, Brother, single, age 23, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Ellen Winter, F, Sister, single, age 21, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Ceasar Winter, M, Brother, single, age 19, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    John Winter, M, Brother, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Albert Winter, M, Brother, single, age 15, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Ernest Winter, M, Nephew, age 10, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Scholar

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