Cuckfield is a village situated 12 miles from the south coast at Brighton and 38 miles from London, set high on the Weald of Sussex.
Pronounced Cookfield, the village dates back to Saxon times. It was first written Kukefeld in 1092, followed by Cucufeld in 1121.
Church details, together with baptism, marriage, monumental inscription & burial records can be accessed by clicking on the church name.
2617 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1841 census.
36 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1851 census.
207 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1861 census.
8 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1871 census.
1 individual in the OPC Database for the 1881 census.
6 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1891 census.
2 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1901 census.
The Cuckfield Compendium has a transcription of the war memorial
Roll of Honour has details of the people listed on memorials to those who died in the Boer War - a cross in the churchyard and a tablet in Cuckfield school
Roll of Honour has details of the people listed on memorials in the church and churchyard
Cuckfield Museum have a website
Apprenticeships (Poor Law) (Complete) - look up service offered
Hearth Tax (Complete) - look up service offered
School Trustees 1512 - c.1750 (Incomplete) - look up service offered
The OPC database contains 277 poll register entries for people entitled to vote in this parish.
There are no protestation returns for this parish in the OPC database.
The OPC database contains 101 entries for people associated with this parish mentioned in Gazettes.
The Cuckfield Compendium by Paul & Elizabeth Graydon has a wealth of information about the parish
There are 57 images depicting this parish in the OPC database.
The OPC database contains 42 postal directory entries for this parish, (breakdown below).
42 entries from the 1823 Pigot's Directory of Sussex.
The OPC database contains the following directory sections which cover this parish.
1823 Pigot's Directory of Sussex for Cuckfield.
1867 Kelly's Directory for Cuckfield is available on the GENUKI site
1840 Pigot Directory for Cuckfield
1851 Post Office Directory for Cuckfield
There are 8 books about this parish in the Sussex OPC Bibliography.
There are 36 articles about this parish in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.
There are 27 people from this parish in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Society Members Index.
The OPC database contains 8 wills of people who lived in this parish.
The OPC database contains 4 wills which mention this parish.
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