The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1891 Hartfield Census
Reference RG12/787: East Grinstead Enumeration District No 6; Sub-District: Withyham; Enumerator: Arthur Bromley Medhurst
Boundary All that part of the Parish of Hartfield which lies on the South and South Eastern side of the main road leading from the Parish boundary at Quaybrook Common to Matthews Cross, and to the Newbridge Stream at Harts Farm, also all the remaining portion of the Parish which lies to the South Eastern side of the stream running from Harts Farm to Cotsford
Contents This district includes the whole of that part of Ashdown Forest which is in Hartfield Parish, part of Broadstone Warrren, Ashdown Park, Old Lodge, New Lodge, Thorn Hill, Newbridge, Colemans Hatch, The Ridge, Hartfield Grove, Holly Hill, Chuck Hatch, Possingford Farm and the cottage at Cotchford Bridge.
The whole in the parliamentary division of East Grinstead
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

10Little Furnace FarmDaniel Heasman, M, Head, married, age 59, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: sawyer's labourer
    Eliza Heasman, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Hartfield, Sussex
    George Heasman, M, Son, single, age 27, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

10Furnace FarmJames Slater, M, Head, married, age 28, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Sophia Slater, F, Wife, married, age 20, born Hartfield, Sussex

10Furnace FarmAmos Killick, M, Head, married, age 35, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: farmer
    Mary M Killick, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Rotherfield, Sussex
    William Killick, M, Son, age 3, born Hartfield, Sussex
    Alice Killick, F, Daughter, age 7 months, born Hartfield, Sussex

10Portobella, NewbridgeGeorge Philcox, M, Head, married, age 49, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: Carpenter and farmer
    Alice Philcox, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Hartfield, Sussex
    Harriett Philcox, F, Daughter, age 14, born Hartfield, Sussex
    John S Philcox, M, Son, age 13, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    George Philcox, M, Son, age 11, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    Kate Philcox, F, Daughter, age 9, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    Fanny Philcox, F, Daughter, age 6, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    Wilfred Philcox, M, Son, age 5, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: Scholar
    Stanley Philcox, M, Son, age 8 months, born Hartfield, Sussex
    Abel Elliott, M, Father-in-law, widowed, age 77, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: Living on own means

10Peculiars Farm, NewbridgeEdward Baker, M, Head, married, age 50, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: farmer
    Mary A Baker, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Cowley, Middlesex
    Florence S Baker, F, Daughter, age 14, born Hartfield, Sussex
    Lily G Baker, F, Daughter, age 8, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Edward J Baker, M, Son, age 2, born Hartfield, Sussex
    James Langridge, M, Servant, single, age 17, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: general labourer

10Alms House, NewbridgeMary Hollamby, F, Head, widowed, age 67, born Hartfield, Sussex

10Water Mill, NewbridgeGeorge Betchley, M, Head, married, age 32, born Sedlescombe, Sussex, occupation: miller and corn dealer
    Amy F Betchley, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Berwick, Sussex

10NewbridgeAlfred Hollamby, M, Head, married, age 35, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: gardener
    Mary Hollamby, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Flimwell, Kent

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