The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Lamberhurst Census
Reference RG 11/1048: Lamberhurst Enumeration District No 13; District: Ticehurst; Enumerator: Augustus Padgham
Mount Pleasant District comprises all that remaining part of the Parish of Lamberhurst that lies West and South of the Turnpike Road leading from Lamberhurst to Pembury beginning at the bridge on the great river in the village to near the side turnpike road at the Beech then East of the parish boundary to the great river and North of the great river to the bridge in the village including part of the village, Parsonage, Grantham Hall, Botting cottage (pulled down) near the Pembury windmill, Sandhurst, Clayhall, Owly House, Mount Pleasant, Hoathly, Bayham Mansion, Beech Lane Cottages, Tolls Lye.
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

7Grantham HallFriend Payne, M, Head, married, age 22, born Beeding, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Thirza Payne, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: dairymaid
    Edmund Skinner, M, Stepson, age 6, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Louisa Giles, F, Niece, age 12, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: scholar

71 Tott CottagesJohn Bailey, M, Head, married, age 22, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: carpenter
    Mary Bailey, F, Wife, married, age 19, born Lamberhurst, Kent

72 Tott CottagesBarbary Ellis, F, Head, widowed, age 64, born Lamberhurst, Sussex

7Douglas PlaceJames Bartholemew, M, Head, married, age 21, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: farmer of 44 acres employing 1 man
    Jane Ann Bartholemew, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Hellingly, Sussex
    Harriett Ann Bartholemew, F, Daughter, age 3, born Mayfield, Sussex
    Esther Bartholemew, F, Daughter, age 1, born Lamberhurst, Kent
    Thomas Jeffery, M, Servant, single, age 17, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: farm servant domestic

72 Lindridge Green CottageRobert Rogers, M, Head, married, age 41, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Jemima Rogers, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Brenchley, Kent
    Thomas R. Rogers, M, Son, single, age 19, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Alfred H. Rogers, M, Son, age 13, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Emma Rogers, F, Daughter, age 10, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Robert Rogers, M, Son, age 5, born Lamberhurst, Kent
    Arthur Rogers, M, Son, age 1, born Lamberhurst, Kent
    Helen Rogers, F, Daughter, age 7, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar

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