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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

28MoorEdwd. T. Wicken, M, Head, married, age 57, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: brewer
    Matilda Wicken, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Hawkhurst, Kent
    Edwd. Wicken, M, Son, single, age 32, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: brewer
    Chas. Wicken, M, Son, single, age 27, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: brewer
    Alfd. Wicken, M, Son, single, age 7, born Hawkhurst, Kent
    Frances Ballard, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

28MoorEdwd. W. Allcock, M, Head, married, age 34, born Worcester, Worcester; occupation: gamekeeper
    Anna M. Allcock, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Aylsham, Norfolk; occupation: wife of gamekeeper
    William J. Allcock, M, Son, age 5, born ...nighting, Gloucester
    Edwd. Webb Allcock, M, Son, age 3, born Hawkhurst, Kent
    Jane Anna Allcock, F, Daughter, age 11 m, born Hawkhurst, Kent

28MoorSarah Beaney, F, Head, widowed, age 60, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: charwoman

28MoorJohn Howe, M, Head, single, age 56, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: agent
    Cecilia Howe, F, Mother, widowed, age 87, born Northiam, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper (domestic)

28MoorJude Kemp, M, Head, married, age 38, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: gardener
    Elizth. Kemp, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: wife of gardener
    George Kemp, M, Son, age 14, born Hawkhurst, Kent
    William Kemp, M, Son, age 8, born Hawkhurst, Kent

28MoorWilliam Tomkin, M, Head, married, age 41, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: gas fitter
    Eliza Tomkin, F, Wife, married, age 43, born Tunbridge, Kent
    William Tomkin, M, Son, age 10, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Eliza Tomkin, F, Daughter, age 15, born Hadlow, Kent

28MoorCharles Cooper, M, Head, married, age 80, born Hawkhurst, Kent
    May Cooper, F, Wife, married, age 77

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