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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

35CockshotThos. Quaife, M, Head, married, age 75, born Vinehall, Sussex; occupation: watch and clock maker
    Jane Quaife, F, Wife, married, age 56, born Rochester, Kent; occupation: wife of watch maker

35CockshotAlbert Glasspool, M, Head, married, age 26, born Lambeth, Surrey; occupation: tailor master
    Ellen Glasspool, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Rye, Sussex
    Ellen Glasspool, F, Daughter, age 1, born Hawkhurst, Kent
    Fredk. Pilcher, M, Servant, single, age 20, born Ipswich, Suffolk; occupation: tailor journeyman

35High Gate HillSarah Young, F, Head, single, age 53, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: spinster
    Eleanor Pannets, F, Servant, single, age 36, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: gen servant

35StonedeneAdam P. Newman, M, Head, married, age 40, born Cork Co, Ireland; occupation: A.B.M.D. Dublin, M.R.C.S. London, general practice
    Jessie M. Newman, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Tipperary Co, Ireland
    Robert H. Newman, M, Son, age 9, born Millbrook, Hampshire; occupation: scholar
    Richd. A. Newman, M, Son, age 7, born Millbrook, Hampshire; occupation: scholar
    Horace L. Newman, M, Son, age 5, born Birchington, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Francis C. Newman, M, Son, age 3, born Birchington, Kent
    Marie Geraldine Newman, F, Daughter, age 1, born Hawkhurst, Kent
    Winifred K. Newman, F, Daughter, age 1 m, born Hawkhurst, Kent
    Jessie E. Johncock, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Margate, Kent; occupation: nurse (domestic)
    Mary E. Hardy, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Sandhurst, Kent; occupation: cook (domestic)
    Martha Parker, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Arundel, Sussex; occupation: housemaid (domestic)

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