The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1871 Mayfield Census
Reference RG10/1051: Rotherfield Enumeration District No 15
Part of the Parish of Mayfield commencing at Mr Payne's House at Luckhurst Crouch to Merrywethers Mill taking the two Cottages in the Wood then Sharnden through Coombe Wood to the boundary of the Parish at the Forge Farm also keeping the boundary of the Parish to Scotsford Bridge then keep the Road back to Luckhurst Crouch taking the 2 Cottages right and left at Scotsford Hill including Winters, Little Bainden, Gillhope, Frog Hole, Little and Great Broadhurst, Turks, Bivelham, Pound, Gold's, Hareholt, Hawksden, Fair Oak St, Hampdens Lodge, Rolfs, Doozes and Bats Wood
Enumerator: Humphrey Bean
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

1ForgeJames Paine, M, Head, married, age 31, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: master blacksmith employing 2 men
    Mary Paine, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Halden, Kent
    James S Paine, M, Son, age 5, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Clara K King, F, Servant, age 12, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: general domestic servant
    Nelson Haffenden, M, Apprentice, single, age 22, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: blacksmith's apprentice

1Luckhurst CrouchJohn Buckland, M, Head, married, age 73, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: farmer of 70 acres employing 3 men
    Mary Buckland, F, Wife, married, age 68, born Ticehurst, Sussex
    Mary J Buckland, F, Daughter, single, age 46, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper
    Fanny Waterhouse, F, Sister, widowed, age 87, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: annuitant

1Tanners GreenHenry Hall, M, Head, married, age 23, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Elizabeth Hall, F, Wife, married, age 20, born Rottingdean, Sussex
    Henry J Hall, M, Son, age 6m, born Mayfield, Sussex

1Tanners GreenCharles Duplock, M, Head, married, age 61, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Eliza Duplock, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Mary A Duplock, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant out of employment
    Emily Duplock, F, Daughter, age 9, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    James Duplock, M, Son, age 6, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Harry Duplock, M, Son, age 4, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    James Jarrett, M, Lodger, single, age 25, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

1Scotsford HillWilliam Farebrother, M, Head, married, age 32, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Farebrother, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Mayfield, Sussex
    Katherine Farebrother, F, Daughter, age 5, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Marian Farebrother, F, Daughter, age 3, born Mayfield, Sussex

1[Scotsford Hill]Stephen Pollington, M, Head, married, age 64, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Pollington, F, Wife, married, age 67, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    Stephen Pollington, M, Son, widowed, age 38, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

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