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

6Brick KilnAmos Marchant, M, Head, married, age 51, born Rotherfield; occupation: gamekeeper
    Frances Marchant, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Buxted
    William Marchant, M, Son, single, age 21, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary Marchant, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Frant
    Charles Marchant, M, Son, age 11, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholar

6Old CarnetSamuel Beale, M, Head, married, age 36, born Mayfield, occupation: farmer
    Frances Beale, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Hellingly
    Kate Beale, F, Daughter, age 5, born Hellingly

6Old CarnetElizabeth Beale, F, Head, single, age 43, born Mayfield, occupation: domestic servant
    Mary Elizabeth Beale, F, Daughter, age 11, born Mayfield

6Great Broad RoadNicholas Stapeley, M, Head, married, age 54, born Mayfield, employs 6 men and 7 boys; occupation: farmer
    Dinah Stapeley, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Mayfield
    John Stapeley, M, Son, age 14, born Mayfield; occupation: farm labourer
    John Leaves, M, Servant, widowed, age 64, born Mayfield; occupation: farm servant

6Little Broad RoadWalter Winter, M, Head, married, age 51, born Buxted; occupation Farm labourer
    Mary Ann Winter, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Mayfield
    Richard Winter, M, Son, single, age 14, born Mayfield; occupation Farm labourer
    Mary Ann Winter, F, Daughter, age 12, born Mayfield; occupation Scholar
    Alice Winter, F, Daughter, age 7, born Mayfield; occupation Scholar
    William Thos. Winter, M, Son, age 4, born Buxted

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