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1881 Hartfield Census
South West of Hartfield including Posingford Farm, Chuck Hatch, Wrens Warren, Newbridge, Thorn Hill, Old Lodge, Ashdown Park, Coleman's Hatch, Hatch Inn, Shepperds and Quabrook
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

18Perculiars FarmWilliam Filer, M, Head, single, age 43, born Somerset; occupation: farmer
    Caroline Filer, F, Sister, single, age 27, born Somerset; occupation: dressmaker
    Edward Kingston, M, Nephew, age 7, born Somerset; occupation: scholar

18PortabellaGeorge Philcox, M, Head, married, age 39, born Hartfield; occupation Carpenter
    Alice Philcox, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Hartfield
    Harriett Philcox, F, Daughter, age 4, born Hartfield
    John T. Philcox, M, Son, age 3, born Hartfield
    Geo. Philcox, M, Son, age 1, born Hartfield
    Harriett Philcox, F, Mother, widowed, age 75, born Hartfield
    Kate Grinstead, F, Neice, single, age 20, born Slinfold

18ShawhurstDavid Bennett, M, Head, married, age 56, born Maresfield, occupation: farm bailiff
    Ann Bennett, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Worth
    Mary Bennett, F, Sister, single, age 69, born Maresfield, handicap: deaf
    William T. Taylor, M, Nephew, age 5, born East Grinstead

18Old LodgeThomas Brown, M, Head, married, age 65, born Essex; occupation: magistrate and farmer
    Christina Brown, F, Daughter, single, age 37, born Rusper
    Eleanor M. Brown, F, Daughter, single, age 32, born Uckfield
    Rosamond Brown, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Isfield
    Jane Wines, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Maresfield; occupation Maid
    Fanny Auscombe, F, Servant, single, age 30, born Maresfield; occupation housemaid
    Pheebe Markwick, F, Servant, single, age 24, born Maresfield; occupation: cook

18Old LodgeHenry Divall, M, Head, married, age 48, born Maresfield; occupation: gamekeeper
    Francis Divall, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Hamsey
    Francis Divall, F, Daughter, age 14, born Hartfield
    Ada E. Divall, F, Daughter, age 9, born Hartfield
    Emily Divall, F, Daughter, age 6, born Hartfield
    Ann Divall, F, Daughter, age 2, born Hartfield

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