The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1841 Burwash Census
Reference HO 107/1108: Ticehurst Enumeration District No 5; Sub-District: Burwash; Enumerator: John Coppard
All that part of the Parish of Burwash which lies to the West and North of the Wheel Turnpike Gate comprising part of Burwash Common, the Swing Gate, Turks, Holmshurst Quarter, Bines, Withenden, Wood Knowle, Valencienes, Southover, Browning and the Franchise to the extremity of the Parish on the North West side
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

12Withernden HillJohn Kemp, M, Head, age 50 to 54, born Sussex
    Elizabeth Kemp, F, [Wife], age 45 to 49, born Sussex
    Robert Kemp, M, [Son], age 7, born Sussex
    Frances Barrow, F, age 70 to 74, born Sussex

12Withernden HillFanny Bishop, F, Head, age 40 to 44, born Sussex
    John Bishop, M, [Son], age 13, born Sussex
    George Bishop, M, [Son], age 11, born Sussex
    Sophia Bishop, F, [Daughter], age 8, born Sussex
    Sarah Bishop, F, [Daughter], age 6, born Sussex

12Wood KnowleFrancis Russell, M, Head, age 60 to 64, born Sussex; occupation Farmer
    Sarah Russell, F, [Wife], age 50 to 54, born Sussex
    Mary Waklin, F, age 40 to 44, born Sussex; occupation Servant
    Mary Bishop, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex; occupation: servant
    George Jarratt, M, age 15 to 19, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourer

12Wood KnowleJames Pont, M, Head, age 35 to 39, born Sussex; occupation Farm labourer
    Jane Pont, F, [Wife], age 25 to 29, born Sussex
    Elizabeth Pont, F, [Daughter], age 6, born Sussex
    Emily Pont, F, [Daughter], age 4, born Sussex
    Esther Pont, F, [Daughter], age 3, born Sussex
    Edward Pont, M, [Son], age 1, born Sussex

12Thatchers BarnElizabeth Haywood, F, Head, age 20 to 24, born Sussex
    James Haywood, M, [Son], age 4, born Sussex

12Thatchers BarnHenry Dann, M, Head, age 30 to 34, born Sussex; occupation: farmer
    James Dann, M, [Son], age 9, born Sussex
    Barbara Dann, F, age 20 to 24, born Sussex
    Jane Dann, F, age 16 months, born Sussex

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