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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

21ShepperdsDaniel Middleton, M, Head, married, age 22, born Devon; occupation: grocer
    Martha Middleton, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Surrey
    Lucy Heasman, F, Visitor, single, age 19, born East Grinstead
    Arthur Middleton, M, Son, age 1, born Surrey

21Shepperds CottageJohn Read, M, Head, married, age 67, born Hartfield; occupation Labourer
    Elizabeth Read, F, Wife, married, age 64, born East Grinstead

21Yew Tree FarmThos. Page, M, Head, married, age 56, born Essex; occupation: farmer
    Hannah Page, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Essex
    Kate Page, F, Daughter, age 13, born Essex
    Edwd. Page, M, Nurse Child, age 2

21ForestBenjamin Bridger, M, Head, married, age 69, born Hartfield; occupation: labourer
    Hannah Bridger, F, Wife, married, age 70, born Hartfield
    Benjamin Bridger, M, Son, single, age 25, born Hartfield; occupation: labourer
    Henry Holmes, M, Grandson, age 12, born Hartfield; occupation: scholar
    Ada J. Fullagar, F, Scholar, age 11, born Tunbridge Wells
    Ada J. Fullagar, F, Scholar, age 11, born Tunbridge Wells

21ForestJames Wheatley, M, Head, married, age 63, born Hartfield; occupation: labourer
    Hannah Wheatley, F, Wife, married, age 62, born Hartfield
    William Wheatley, M, Son, single, age 30, born Hartfield; occupation: labourer
    George Wheatley, M, Son, single, age 23, born Hartfield; occupation: labourer

21ForestThomas Card, M, Head, married, age 71, born Hartfield; occupation: labourer
    Mary Card, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Offham
    Jesse Card, M, Son, age 16, born Hartfield; occupation: labourer

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