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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

20Old LodgeWilliam Simmonds, M, Head, married, age 32, born Fletching; occupation Carter
    Lydia Simmonds, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Maresfield
    George E. Simmonds, M, Son, age 11, born Maresfield; occupation Scholar
    Mercy Simmonds, F, Daughter, age 7, born Maresfield; occupation Scholar
    Charity Simmonds, F, Daughter, age 4 m, born Hartfield

20New LodgeThomas Langridge, M, Head, married, age 35, born Kent; occupation: farm bailiff
    Christana Langridge, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Hartfield
    Hannah Langridge, F, Daughter, age 13, born Hartfield; occupation: scholar
    Thos. Langridge, M, Son, age 10, born Hartfield; occupation: scholar
    James Langridge, M, Son, age 7, born Hartfield; occupation: scholar
    Sarah Ann Langridge, F, Daughter, age 4, born Hartfield
    Harriett Langridge, F, Daughter, age 1, born Hartfield
    George Weeding, M, Boarder, single, age 24, born Maresfield; occupation Farm labourer

20Colemans HatchMichael Waters, M, Head, married, age 60, born East Grinstead; occupation Labourer
    Rhoda Waters, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Hartfield
    John Waters, M, Son, age 17, born Hartfield; occupation Shoe maker's Apprentice
    Rhoda Waters, F, Daughter, age 9, born Hartfield; occupation Scholar
    Ruth Waters, F, Daughter, age 7, born Hartfield; occupation Scholar
    Alice Waters, F, Daughter, age 3, born Hartfield

20Forest HouseGeorge Warner, M, Head, married, age 47, born Maresfield; occupation Gardener
    Jane Warner, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Herstmonceux
    Martin H. Warner, M, Son, age 9, born Lewes; occupation Scholar
    Herbert Warner, M, Son, age 6, born East Blatchington; occupation Scholar
    Frederick S. Warner, M, Son, age 1, born Maresfield

20ShepperdsAbel Elliott, M, Head, married, age 67, born Hartfield; occupation Farmer
    Catherine Elliott, F, Wife, married, age 67, born Hartfield
    Martha Grant, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Surrey; occupation: domestic servant

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