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1881 Maresfield Census
Maresfield Village, Park Farm and South of Maresfield including Budletts and Piltdown
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

7The RectoryJohn B. M. (Revd) Butler, M, Head, married, age 41, born Middlesex, occupation: rector of Maresfield
    Janet M. Butler, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Nottinghamshire
    Charlotte E. Butler, F, Daughter, age 12, born Kent
    Sophia Bartlett, F, Governess, single, age 29, born Somerset, occupation: governess
    Arthur Wallace, M, Servant, single, age 30, born Surrey; occupation: domestic servant
    Martha Briggs, F, Servant, single, age 36, born Northamptonshire, occupation: domestic servant
    Eliza Clayton, F, Servant, single, age 33, born Wales, occupation: domestic servant
    Elizabeth J. Sutton, F, Servant, single, age 31, born Westminster; occupation Domestic servant
    Frances L. Saxelby, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Westminster; occupation Domestic servant

7Batts HillJoseph Smith, M, Head, married, age 67, born Fletching; occupation: farm labourer
    Harriett Smith, F, Wife, married, age 65, born Maresfield
    Jacob Smith, M, Son, married, age 24, born Maresfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary A. Smith, F, Daughter In Law, married, age 27, born Surrey
    Margarett J. Smith, F, Granddaughter, age 9 m, born Framfield

7Batts HillWilliam Parker, M, Head, married, age 47, born Buxted; occupation: farm labourer
    Frances A. Parker, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Buxted
    James Parker, M, Son, single, age 28, born Buxted; occupation: farm labourer
    William Parker, M, Son, single, age 23, born Maresfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Richard Parker, M, Son, single, age 17, born Maresfield; occupation: farm labourer
    George Parker, M, Son, age 12, born Buxted; occupation: scholar
    Tamer Parker, F, Daughter, age 8, born Buxted; occupation: scholar
    Emma Mary Parker, F, Daughter, age 5, born Maresfield; occupation: scholar
    Edward Parker, M, Son, age 3, born Uckfield

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