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Windmill, South Hanningfield Road, South Hanningfield Essex CM3

In 1799, lease of the Windmill Public House, lately held by Joshua Appleton, in South Hanningfield, for 14 years. *** The Old Windmill is still open. In 2017 it was part of the Brunning & Price chain, haviong been thus since 2011. In early days, the Hunt family run it for over 75 years.

Now known as the Old Windmill

Adjacent to the Hanningfield reservoir is the recently restored Old Windmill in 1961

Adjacent to the Hanningfield reservoir is the recently restored Old Windmill in 1961

Kindly provided by Alex Wilkinson

Windmill, South Hanningfield

6th August 2003

Taken by Raymond Silk

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1799/Joshua Appleton/../../../ERO ***

1828-9/John Cross/../../../Pigot's

1832-3/John Cross/../../../Pigot's

1839/Mary Seward/../../../Pigot's

1840/Mary Seward/../../../Pigot's*

1848/William Hunt/Victualler/../../White's

1851/William Hunt/Innkeeper/48/South Hanningfield, Essex/Census **
1851/Susanna Hunt/wife/47/Purleigh, Essex/Census
1851/William Hunt/son, ag lab/22/South Hanningfield, Essex/Census
1851/James Hunt/son, ag lab/20/South Hanningfield, Essex/Census
1851/George Hunt/son, ag lab/18/South Hanningfield, Essex/Census
1851/Elizabeth Ager/niece/09/Wickford, Essex/Census
1851/William Nevil/lodger, pensioner/62/South Hanningfield, Essex/Census
1851/Joseph Saveall/lodger, ag lab/20/Great Baddow, Essex/Census
1851/Thomas Spencer/lodger, widower, watchmaker/36/Chelmsford, Essex/Census

1852/W. Hunt/../../../Kelly's*

1855/W. Hunt/../../../Kelly's*

1861/William Jerry Hunt/Inn Keeper & Farmer 40 acres/58/South Hanningfield, Essex/Census
1861/Susanna Hunt/Wife/56/South Hanningfield, Essex/Census
1861/Eliza Pumfleet/Servant/13/South Hanningfield, Essex/Census
+ Lodgers

1862/William J. Hunt/Carpenter/../../Kelly's

1867/William J. Hunt/Carpenter/../../Post Office

1870/William J. Hunt/Farmer/../../Kelly's

1871/William J. Hunt/Farmer/../../Post Office

1871/William J Hunt/Farmer of 50 acres/68/South Hanningfield, Essex/Census
1871/Susanna Hunt/Wife/65/Woodham Walter, Essex/Census

1874/William J. Hunt/Farmer/../../Kelly's

1878/William J. Hunt/Farmer/../../Kelly's

1881/William J. Hunt/Licensed Victualler & Farmer/79/Wickford, Essex/Census
1881/Thomas Hunt/Grandson/27/South Hanningfield, Essex/Census
1881/Martha Lucking/General Domestic Servant/15/West Hanningfield, Essex/Census

1882/William J. Hunt/Farmer/../../Kelly's

1886/William Hunt/../../../Kelly's

1891/Eliza Hunt/Publican, Widow/61/Downham, Essex/Census
1891/Emma Wagstaff/Daughter/39/Rayleigh, Essex/Census
1891/Thomas Hunt/Son, Wood Dealer/37/West Hanningfield, Essex/Census
1891/Jane M Wagstaff/Grand Daughter/7/South Hanningfield, Essex/Census
1891/Isaac Linnett/Boarder, Hurdlemaker/62/East Hanningfield, Essex/Census

1894/Mrs. Eliza Hunt/../../../Kelly's
1894/Thomas Hunt/../../../Kelly's

1895/Mrs. Eliza Hunt/../../../Kelly's
1895/Thomas Hunt/../../../Kelly's

1898/Mrs. Eliza Hunt/../../../Kelly's
1898/Thomas Hunt/../../../Kelly's

1899/Mrs. Eliza Hunt/../../../Kelly's
1899/Thomas Hunt/../../../Kelly's

1901/Thomas Hunt/Publican & Hurdlemaker/47/West Hanningfield, Essex/Census
1901/Emma E Wagstaff/Step Sister/49/Rayleigh, Essex/Census
1901/Jane M Wagstaff/Niece, Barmaid/17/South Hanningfield, Essex/Census

1902/Thomas Hunt/../../../Kelly's

1908/Thomas Hunt/../../../Kelly's

1911/Thomas Hunt/Publican & Wood Dealer/57/West Hanningfield, Essex/Census
1911/Emma Elizabeth Wagstaff/Step Sister/59/Rayleigh, Essex/Census
1911/Emily Annie Watts/Housekeeper & Barmaid/48/Horndon on the Hill, Essex/Census

1912/Thomas Hunt/../../../Kelly's

1917/Thomas Hunt/../../../Kelly's

1925/Thomas Hunt/../../../Kelly's

1933/Harry Watts/../../../Kelly's

1937/Harry Watts/../../../Kelly's


* Provided by the Pubs, Inns and Taverns Index for England, 1801-1900

** Provided by John Mead

*** ERO D/DDw/T176/2

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