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1881 Hartfield Census
The Village of Hartfield including Hartfield Rectory, Dorset Arms Inn, Stairs Farm and Oaklea, and West of Hartfield including Cotchford Farm, Landhurst, Gallypot, Cat Street, Fincham, Harts Farm, Quabrook, Netwons Hill, Lines Farm and Hodore Farm
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

12Parrock LaneBenjamin Stedman, M, Head, married, age 50, born Sussex; occupation Carter
    Eliza Stedman, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Sussex
    Thomas Stedman, M, Son, age 16, born East Grinstead; occupation Labourer
    Eliza Stedman, F, Daughter, age 9, born East Grinstead; occupation Scholar

12Lower Parrock CottageJohn Lee, M, Head, married, age 30, born Wadhurst; occupation: farm labourer
    Millie Lee, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Hartfield
    Harriet Lee, F, Daughter, age 4, born Hartfield
    John Lee, M, Son, age 1, born Hartfield

12Pet LandsThomas Farmer, M, Head, married, age 55, born Hartfield; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary W. Farmer, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Rotherfield
    Alice E. Farmer, F, Daughter, age 16, born Hartfield, handicap: deaf
    Thomas Farmer, M, Son, age 14, born Hartfield; occupation: labourer
    Anne E. Farmer, F, Daughter, age 11, born Hartfield; occupation: scholar
    James Farmer, M, Son, age 9, born Hartfield; occupation: scholar
    Isabel Farmer, F, Daughter, age 8, born Hartfield; occupation: scholar
    John Farmer, M, Son, age 6, born Hartfield; occupation: scholar
    William Farmer, M, Son, age 5, born Hartfield
    Albert Farmer, M, Son, age 5, born Hartfield

12Hodore FarmNicholas Wright, M, Head, married, age 41, born Warwickshire, employs 7 men and 2 boys; occupation Farmer
    Annie Wright, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Cambridgeshire
    Catherine Wright, F, Daughter, age 16, born Hartfield
    Nicholas Wright, M, Son, age 12, born Hartfield; occupation Scholar
    Annie Wright, F, Daughter, age 10, born Hartfield; occupation Scholar
    Elizabeth A. Wright, F, Visitor, widowed, age 45, born Warwickshire; occupation Annuitant
    Annie Shepherd, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Kent; occupation Domestic servant

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