The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Mayfield Census
The Village of Mayfield including Bainden Farm, Moat Farm, Bungehurst, Holborn House, Sawyers Arms, West Street, Back Lane and Hoopers Farms House
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

15Hoopers Farm HouseBenjamin Buss, M, Head, married, age 55, born Mayfield; occupation: farmer
    Elizza Buss, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Mayfield
    Fanny Buss, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Mayfield
    Thomas Albert Buss, M, Son, age 13, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Elizza Buss, F, Daughter, age 6, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Frederick Buss, M, Son, age 4, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Victoria Buss, F, Daughter, age 3, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar

15Longs CottageWilliam Pettitt, M, Head, married, age 63, born Mayfield; occupation Farm labourer
    Rhoda Pettitt, F, Wife, married, age 65, born Mayfield

15Dollys FollyEdward Luck, M, Head, married, age 60, born Mayfield
    Sally Luck, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Newhaven
    Amos Luck, M, Son, single, age 19, born Mayfield
    Elizza Luck, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Mayfield
    Thomas Luck, M, Son, age 13, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Edward Luck, M, Son, age 11, born Mayfield; occupation: scholar
    Alice Humphrey, F, Visitor, age 7, born Mayfield; occupation Scholar

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