The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1841 Maresfield Census
Reference: Maresfield Enumeration District 7
All that part of the Parish of Maresfield which lies on the West side of the Turnpike road from the Burdletts to Horney Common from thence on the South side of a lane to Black Ven in the Parish of Fletching and on the East side of a road joining the boundary of the Parish from thence to Pilt Down, all that part of Pilt Down situated within the boundaries of the Parish and from thence to the Burdletts.
Enumerator: James Wood
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

16PiltdownHenry Peirce, M, Head, age 53, born Sussex; occupation Nurseryman
    Jenny Peirce, F, [Wife], age 65 to 69, born Sussex
    Scharlotte Harvey, F, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: servant

16PiltdownWilliam Mercer, M, Head, age 70 to 74, born Sussex; occupation Farmer
    Hannah Mercer, F, [Wife], age 70 to 74, born Sussex

16PiltdownWilliam Turner, M, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Turner, F, [Wife], age 33, born Sussex
    Mary Turner, F, [Daughter], age 12, born Sussex
    John Turner, M, [Son], age 10, born Sussex
    Mercy Turner, F, [Daughter], age 8, born Sussex
    Martha Turner, F, [Daughter], age 6, born Sussex
    Ansly Turner, F, [Daughter], age 2, born Sussex
    Emely Turner, F, [Daughter], age 4 months, born Sussex

16PiltdownJohn Kenward, M, Head, age 28, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Emely Kenward, F, [Wife], age 21, born Sussex
    Unnamed Kenward, F, [Daughter], age 3 weeks, born Sussex

16PiltdownJames Mitchell, M, Head, age 69, born Sussex; occupation: nurseryman
    Mary Mitchell, F, [Daughter], age 36, born Sussex
    James Mitchell, M, [Son], age 33, born Sussex
    Anne Mitchell, F, [Daughter-in-law], age 31
    John Mitchell, M, [Son], age 30 to 34, born Sussex
    Mary Mitchell, F, [Grand-daughter], age 1, born Sussex
    James Mitchell, M, [Grand-son], age 1 month, born Sussex
    Eliza Langridge, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servant

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