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3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Ford, M, Head, married, age 45, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: foreman of gun millsGeorge Ford, foreman of gun millsNo 1 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Ford, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Penshurst, KentElizabeth Ford
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Ford, M, Son, single, age 20, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: gunpowder factory labourerHenry Ford
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrederick Ford, M, Son, single, age 19, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: gunpowder factory labourerFrederick Ford
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Ford, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Leigh, KentElizabeth Ford
3rd Apr 1881CensusErnest Ford, M, Son, age 11, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarErnest Ford
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge H. Ford, M, Son, age 7, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarGeorge H. Ford
3rd Apr 1881CensusFlorence A. Ford, F, Daughter, age 4, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarFlorence A. Ford
3rd Apr 1881CensusAmos W. Ford, M, Son, age 2, born Leigh, KentAmos W. Ford

3rd Apr 1881CensusWalter E. Collins, M, Head, married, age 65, born Tudeley, Kent; occupation: farm labourerWalter E. Collins, farm labourerNo 2 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMay A. Collins, F, Wife, married, age 59, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: nurseMay A. Collins
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Collins, M, Son, single, age 24, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Collins
3rd Apr 1881CensusFanny Collins, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: domestic servantFanny Collins
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Collins, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: domestic servantEmily Collins

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Johnson, M, Head, married, age 31, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: gun factory labourerHenry Johnson, gun factory labourerNo 3 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Johnson, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Tonbridge, KentElizabeth Johnson
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Johnson, M, Son, age 4, born Tonbridge, KentGeorge Johnson
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Johnson, F, Daughter, age 2, born Leigh, KentEmily Johnson
3rd Apr 1881CensusKate Johnson, F, Daughter, age 1 m, born Leigh, KentKate Johnson

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Upton, M, Head, married, age 43, born Leigh, Kent; occupation Gunpowder MillerJames UptonNo 4 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Upton, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Southborough, KentElizabeth Upton
3rd Apr 1881CensusKate E. Upton, F, Daughter, married, age 15, born Leigh, Kent; occupation NurseKate E. Upton
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Upton, M, Son, age 8, born Leigh, Kent; occupation ScholarJames Upton
3rd Apr 1881CensusAmelia S. Upton, F, Daughter, age 6, born Leigh, Kent; occupation ScholarAmelia S. Upton
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam A. Upton, M, Son, age 5, born Leigh, Kent; occupation ScholarWilliam A. Upton
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Upton, M, Son, age 2 m, born Leigh, KentCharles Upton

3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet Maynard, F, Head, widowed, age 64, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: laundressHarriet Maynard, laundressNo 5 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Maynard, M, Son, single, age 21, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: factory labourerWilliam Maynard
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Maynard, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: domestic servantEliza Maynard
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Maynard, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: housemaidEllen Maynard

3rd Apr 1881CensusAlexander Gorham, M, Head, married, age 40, born Yalding, Kent; occupation: gunpowder makerAlexander Gorham, gunpowder makerNo 6 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Gorham, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Trottiscliffe, KentSarah Gorham
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie Gorham, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Tonbridge, KentAnnie Gorham
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Gorham, M, Son, age 11, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholarJohn Gorham
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Gorham, M, Son, age 4, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarWilliam Gorham

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Batchelor, M, Head, married, age 24, born Leigh, Kent, occupation: gun factory labourerGeorge Batchelor, gun factory labourerNo 7 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie Batchelor, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Tonbridge, KentAnnie Batchelor
3rd Apr 1881CensusErnest Batchelor, M, Son, age 2, born Tonbridge, KentErnest Batchelor
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Batchelor, F, Daughter, age 10 m, born Leigh, KentMary Batchelor

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Boakes, M, Head, married, age 29, born Cowden, Kent, occupation: gun factory carterGeorge Boakes, gun factory carterNo 8 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMaria A. Boakes, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Chiddingstone, KentMaria A. Boakes
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnne M. Boakes, F, Daughter, age 8, born Battle, Sussex, occupation: scholarAnne M. Boakes
3rd Apr 1881CensusKate Boakes, F, Daughter, age 6, born Hadlow, Kent, occupation: scholarKate Boakes
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Boakes, M, Son, age 1, born Tonbridge, KentWilliam Boakes

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Barton, M, Head, married, age 32, born Burwash, Sussex, occupation: farm labourerHenry Barton, farm labourerNo 9 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharlotte Barton, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Tonbridge, KentCharlotte Barton [Bamblett]
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Bamblett, M, Stepson, single, age 27, born Maresfield, Sussex, occupation: gunpowder factory labourerGeorge Bamblett
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Bamblett, M, Stepson, single, age 24, born Leigh, Kent, occupation: labourerJohn Bamblett
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Bamblett, M, Stepson, single, age 17, born Leigh, Kent, occupation: gunpowder factory labourerThomas Bamblett
3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Bamblett, M, Stepson, single, age 15, born Leigh, Kent, occupation: gunpowder factory labourerRichard Bamblett
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrederick Bamblett, M, Stepson, single, age 14, born Leigh, Kent, occupation: gunpowder factory labourerFrederick Bamblett

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Bonrd, M, Head, married, age 35, born Leigh, Kent, occupation: gunpowder factory labourerHenry Bonrd, gunpowder factory labourerNo 10 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Bonrd, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Tonbridge, KentSarah Bonrd
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Bonrd, F, Daughter, age 10, born Leigh, Kent, occupation: scholarEmily Bonrd
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Bonrd, F, Daughter, age 8, born Leigh, Kent, occupation: scholarEllen Bonrd
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Bonrd, F, Daughter, age 5, born Leigh, Kent, occupation: scholarMary A. Bonrd
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Bonrd, M, Son, age 3, born Leigh, KentHarry Bonrd
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Bonrd, M, Son, age 9 m, born Leigh, KentGeorge Bonrd

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Batchelor, M, Head, married, age 56, born Tonbridge, Kent, occupation: gunpowder factory labourerJohn Batchelor, gunpowder factory labourerNo 11 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Batchelor, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Leigh, Kent, handicap: blindElizabeth Batchelor [Bennett]
3rd Apr 1881CensusKate Batchelor, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Leigh, Kent, occupation: housekeeperKate Batchelor
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Batchelor, M, Son, age 13, born Leigh, Kent, occupation: scholarAlfred Batchelor
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Bennett, M, Father in law, widowed, age 87, born Tonbridge, Kent, occupation: farm labourerWilliam Bennett

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Hill, M, Head, married, age 51, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: gunpowder makerJohn Hill, gunpowder makerNo 12 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Hill, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Tun Wells, KentMary A. Hill

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Collins, M, Head, married, age 27, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: gun factory labourerHenry Collins, gun factory labourerNo 13 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSusannah Collins, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Leigh, KentSusannah Collins
3rd Apr 1881CensusChristine Collins, F, Daughter, age 1, born Tonbridge, KentChristine Collins

3rd Apr 1881CensusJesse Lidlow, M, Head, married, age 51, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: gun factory labourerJessie LidlowNo 14 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriett Lidlow, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Leigh, KentHarriett Lidlow
3rd Apr 1881CensusHorace Lidlow, M, Son, single, age 19, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: gun factory labourerHorace Lidlow
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Lidlow, M, Son, age 11, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarGeorge Lidlow

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Morgan, M, Head, widowed, age 46, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: millwright and engineerGeorge Morgan, millwright and engineerNo 15 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge W. Morgan, M, Son, single, age 21, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: millwright and engineerGeorge W. Morgan
3rd Apr 1881CensusElla Morgan, F, Daughter, age 14, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarElla Morgan
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur Morgan, M, Son, age 12, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarArthur Morgan
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Spain, F, House Keeper, single, age 48, born Aylesford, Kent; occupation: housekeeperMary Spain

3rd Apr 1881CensusFrancis Marchant, M, Head, married, age 48, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: watchmanFrancis Marchant, watchmanNo 16 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Marchant, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Tonbridge, KentMary Marchant
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Marchant, M, Son, single, age 10, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarGeorge Marchant
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur Marchant, M, Son, age 8, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarArthur Marchant
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Rye, F, Mother, widowed, age 74, born Westerham, KentAnn Rye

3rd Apr 1881CensusStephen Lidlow, M, Head, married, age 30, born Barnsley, York; occupation: cooperStephen Lidlow, cooperNo 17 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Lidlow, F, Wife, married, age 20, born Tunstall, KentMary Lidlow
3rd Apr 1881CensusStephen Lidlow, M, Son, age 7, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarStephen Lidlow
3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Lidlow, F, Daughter, age 6, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarJane Lidlow
3rd Apr 1881CensusAmelia Lidlow, F, Mother, widowed, age 66, born Shipbourne, Kent; occupation: annuitantAmelia Lidlow

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn H. Groves, M, Head, married, age 48, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: gunpowder makerJohn Humphrey Groves, gunpowder makerNo 18 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Groves, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Feltham, MiddlesexMary Ann Groves [Burrows]
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry J. Groves, M, Son, single, age 20, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: railway platelayerHenry J. Groves
3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn H. Groves, M, Son, single, age 18, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: gunpowder makerJohn H. Groves, gunpowder maker
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas J. Groves, M, Son, single, age 17, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: farm labourerThomas J. Groves
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert C. Groves, M, Son, single, age 15, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: house boyAlbert C. Groves
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge W. Groves, M, Son, single, age 13, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholarGeorge W. Groves
3rd Apr 1881CensusReuben Groves, M, Son, age 11, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarReuben Groves
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Groves, F, Daughter, age 9, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarMary A. Groves
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur E. Groves, M, Son, age 7, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarArthur E. Groves
3rd Apr 1881CensusHorace Groves, M, Son, age 5, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: scholarHorace Groves
3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Groves, M, Son, age 2, born Leigh, KentRichard Groves
3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Burrows, M, Boarder, widowed, age 76, born Uxbridge, Middlesex, occupation: gunpowder makerJoseph Burrows

3rd Apr 1881CensusEmma Beal, F, Head, widowed, age 36, born Tunbridge Wells, KentEmma BealNo 19 Powder Mill Cottage1881 Census
Leigh, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouisa S. Beal, F, Daughter, age 10, born Tonbridge, Kent, occupation: scholarLouisa S. Beal
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam W. Beal, M, Son, age 8, born Tonbridge, Kent, occupation: scholarWilliam W. Beal
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlexander Beal, M, Son, age 3, born Tonbridge, Kent, occupation: scholarAlexander Beal

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