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1881 Hawkhurst Census
Reference RG 11/939: Hawkhurst Enumeration District No 9; District: Cranbrook Union; Enumerator: G. Morris
Hawkhurst, part of: Mother Church, St Lawrence Ecclesiastical Parish, Ecclesiastical Parish of Flimwell St Augustines
All that part of the Parish of Hawkhurst that lies to the West of the road leading from Highgate to the Church to the boundaries of the Parish at Kent Ditch including the Hornes, Elm Hill, Delmonden and that part of the Parish that lies to the South of the Road leading from Flimwell to Highgate including that part in the County of Sussex
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

20The MoorWilliam Moon, M, Head, married, age 53, born Marden, Kent; occupation: drayman
    Mary Ann Moon, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Marden, Kent; occupation: wife of drayman
    Elizabeth Moon, F, Daughter, age 1, born Marden, Kent

20The MoorJames Fillery, M, Head, married, age 27, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: grocer master
    Martha Fillery, F, Wife, married, age 28, born West Tytherly, Hampshire
    Ernest Carey Fillery, M, Son, age 1, born Hawkhurst, Kent

20The MoorWalter J. Pridgeon, M, Head, married, age 43, born Coggeshall, Essex; occupation: chemist
    Mary S. Pridgeon, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Billingshurst, Sussex

20The MoorMary Ruth Bodle, F, Head, widowed, age 65, born Salhurst, Sussex; occupation: of independamt means
    Caroline Roberts, F, Lodger, single, age 67, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: annuitant
    Bertha Roberts, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: general servant

20The MoorJesse Comfort, M, Head, married, age 36, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: ironmonger
    Annie Comfort, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Tenterden, Kent; occupation: grocer and draper

20The MoorAlfd. Stanger, M, Head, married, age 41, born Maidstone, Kent
    Annie Stanger, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Sittingbourne, Kent
    Walter H. Stanger, M, Son, age 3, born Hawkhurst, Kent
    Fredk. D. Stanger, M, Son, age 1, born Hawkhurst, Kent
    Charles Ridgeway, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Alfriston, Sussex; occupation: assistant grocer, etc
    Fanny Pennel, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: general servant

20The MoorThomas Humphry, M, Head, married, age 51, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: national schoolmaster
    Helen Perceval Humphry, F, Wife, married, age 50, born St James, Middlesex; occupation: wife of schoolmaster
    Helen C. Humphry, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: daughter at home
    Ch. Edgar Humphry, M, Son, single, age 16, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: pupil teacher

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