The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Mayfield Census
South West of Mayfield including Butchers Cross, Huggets Furnace, Hastingford, Little Forge, Stocklands, Pigsfoot Farm, Brick Kiln, Hadlow Down and Five Ashes
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

4Little ForgeThomas Mitchell, M, Head, married, age 33, born Rotherfield, employs 1 man and 1 boy; occupation: farmer
    Eleanor Mitchell, F, Wife, married, age 21
    Eli Mitchell, M, Son, age 1, born Rotherfield

4Hastings Farm YardJames Hoath, M, Head, married, age 36, born Sussex, employs 2 men; occupation: farmer
    Elizabeth Hoath, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Waldron
    Annie Hoath, F, Daughter, age 3, born Mayfield
    Albert Hoath, M, Son, age 2, born Mayfield
    Jesse Heath, M, Son, age 9 m, born Mayfield
    Philadelphia Fuller, F, Servant, age 15, born Mayfield; occupation: domestic servant
    George Minn, M, Servant, single, age 18, born Buxted; occupation: domestic servant
    Joseph Field, M, Servant, single, age 15, born Buxted; occupation: domestic servant

4StocklandsJoseph Billes, M, Head, married, age 73, born Southwark, employs 3 men and 1 boy, occupation: farmer
    Mary Jane Billes, F, Wife, married, age 62, born Rutland
    Mary Jane Billes, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Lambeth
    Henry Billes, M, Son, single, age 21, born Lambeth
    Alfred Billes, M, Son, age 18, born Lambeth
    John Billes, M, Son, age 16, born Rotherfield

4Pigsfoot FarmWilliam Allcom, M, Head, married, age 52, born Rotherfield, employs 4 men and 1 boy; occupation: farmer
    Anne Allcom, F, Wife, married, age 56, born Somerset
    Katie Allcom, F, Granddaughter, age 6, born Mayfield
    Emily Smith, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Buxted; occupation: domestic servant
    John Frost, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Buxted; occupation: farm labourer
    William Allen, M, Servant, single, age 17, born Buxted; occupation: farm labourer

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