1921: Snapshot of Cuckfield life and death statistics 100 years ago

Updated: Sep 25

Sussex Agricultural Express - Friday 21 January 1921


—During the past year there were 49 baptisms, 9 marriages and 28 burials at Cuckfield.

Concerning the burials 14 were males and 14 females, and the aggregate age, excepting an infant was 1.844 years— being an average of very nearly 61 years.

Edit... The average is in fact just over 65 and a half years, or 68.2 if the infant is excluded from the average!