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1891 Hartfield Census
Reference RG12/787: East Grinstead Enumeration District No 5; Sub-District: Withyham; Enumerator: Henry Killick
Boundary All that part of the Parish of Hartfield which is bounded on the North and North West by the River Medway and on the South and South East by the stream which runs from Newbridge and falls into the Medway on Summerford Farm. Also all that part of the Parish which lies on the North side of the road which crosses the Newbridge stream at Shawhurst Farm and is called Harts Lane, which leads also to Matthews Cross and terminates at the small stream on Quaybrook Common, forming the Parish boundary.
Contents This District includes the village of Hartfield, the Railway Station, Part of Old Buckhurst Farm and Park, Cotchford Farm, Hodore, Upper Parrock, Lines Farms, Fincham, Harts and Shawhurst
The whole in the parliamentary division of East Grinstead
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

9Fincham CottageJohn Lee, M, Head, married, age 36, born Etchingham, Sussex; occupation: roadman
    Harriet Lee, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Hartfield, Sussex
    John Lee, M, Son, age 12, born Forest Row, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Fanny Lee, F, Daughter, age 8, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Alice Lee, F, Daughter, age 2, born Hartfield, Sussex

9Matthews CrossJohn B Buckman, M, Head, married, age 24, born Hartfield, Sussex, occupation: farm labourer
    Emily Buckman, F, Wife, married, age 20, born Lingfield, Surrey
    Andrew J Buckman, M, Son, age 1, born Hartfield, Sussex

9Red HouseWilliam Wilkinson, M, Head, married, age 45, born Edstaston, Shropshire; occupation: Electrical engineer
    Frances H Wilkinson, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Ellesmere, Shropshire

9Red HouseThomas Bingham, M, Head, married, age 41, born Clayton, Sussex, occupation: gardener
    Harriett Bingham, F, Wife, married, age 45, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Alice Bingham, F, Daughter, age 12, born Forest Row, Sussex, occupation: scholar
    John Bingham, M, Son, age 4, born Forest Row, Sussex
    Arthur Bingham, M, Son, age 2, born Forest Row, Sussex

9Little ParrockJohn Waters, M, Head, married, age 45, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: Farmer and brickmaker
    Sarah J Waters, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Forest Row, Sussex
    Margaret J Waters, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Forest Row, Sussex
    Angelique Stent, F, Niece, single, age 14, born Islington, London
    Emily Stent, F, Niece, single, age 13, born Islington, London
    John W Stent, M, Nephew, age 11, born Leytonstone, Essex
    Letitia Barry, F, Boarder, widowed, age 57, born Islington, London, occupation: living on own means
    Henry R Hillier, M, Boarder, age 2, born St Johns Wood, London

9QuabrookSamuel Stevenson, M, Head, married, age 32, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: brickmaker
    Harriet Stevenson, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Buxted, Sussex
    Joseph C Stevenson, M, Son, age 12, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Ann E Stevenson, F, Daughter, age 10, born Fletching, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Louisa Stevenson, F, Daughter, age 7, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Mabel Stevenson, F, Daughter, age 4, born Maresfield, Sussex
    Fanny Stevenson, F, Daughter, age 2, born Maresfield, Sussex
    Emma Stevenson, F, Daughter, age 1 month, born Hartfield, Sussex

9Andrews BankFrancis T Jenner, M, Head, married, age 56, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: carpenter
    Mary Jenner, F, Wife, married, age 64, born Horsted Keynes, Sussex

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