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Samuel Hilder

Samuel Hilder

Male Abt 1810 - 1876  (~ 66 years)

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  • Name Samuel Hilder  [1
    Born Abt 1810  Salehurst, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1841  Park, Mountfield, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • He was living with some of his younger siblings but his parents and other siblings were absent.
    Census 1861  Turnpike House, Meopham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation Abt 1861  Meopham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Toll keeper and jobbing tin smith 
    • He may also have been an umbrella repairer.
    Census 1871  1 Ashby Cottages, Pembury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation Abt 1871  Pembury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Tinplate worker 
    Occupation Abt 1876  Pembury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Tinplate worker 
    Died 14 Nov 1876  Pembury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Probate 28 Dec 1876  Principal Probate Registry, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • His estate was valued at under £200. His executors were Albert Eaton of Pembury, blackmith, Charles Gillingham of Tunbridge Wells, commission agent, and James Truckle of Tunbridge Wells, plumber and painter.
    Person ID I5012  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Thomas Hilder,   b. Abt 1776,   d. 1847, Brenchley, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Hannah Hilder,   b. Abt 1786, Beckley, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage License 20 Nov 1804  Archdeaconry Court of Lewes Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Married 29 Nov 1804  Salehurst, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • One of their witnesses was a James Ades, who may well be Thomas's brother-in-law of that name.
    Family ID F338  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S103] 1861 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (7 April 1861;), RG 9., RG 9/473 f.? p.18 (Reliability: 3).
      Turnpike House, Meopham
      Samuel Hilder, Head, Un, 50, Toll Collector Umbrella Repairer [last two words crossed through] & Jobbing Tin Smith, Sussex Salehurst
      Hannah Hilder, Mother, W, 75, Sussex Beckly


    2. [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), death registration of Samuel Hilder, 66, Tunbridge 2a 329, December quarter 1876 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S104] 1871 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (2 April 1871;), RG 10/936 f.15 p.21 (Reliability: 3).
      1 Ashby Cottages, Pembury
      Samuel Hilder, Head, Unm, 60, Tin Plate Worker, Sussex Salehurst
      Peter Hilder, Lodger, Unm, 49, Agr Lbr, Sussex Crowhurst


    4. [S101] 1841 Census Returns of England and Wales, Home Office, (6 June 1841;), HO 107/1108 f.25 p.5 (Reliability: 3).
      Park, Mountfield
      Samuel Hilder, 30, Y
      Emily Hilder, 19, Y
      Peter Hilder, 15, Y
      Mary Hilder, 15, Y
      Hannah Hilder, 12, Y
      /Harriett Laurence, 15, FS, Y
      Aron? Brett [m], 15, MS, Y


    5. [S349] National Probate Index, Probate Registry, https://probatesearch.service.gov.uk., 1876, p.304 (Reliability: 3).
      HILDER Samuel. Effects under £200. 28 December. The Will of Samuel Hilder late of Pembury in the County of Kent Tin-plate Worker who died 14 November 1876 at Pembury was proved at the Principal Registry by Albert Eaton of Pembury Blacksmith Charles Gillingham of Tunbridge Wells in the said County Commission Agent and James Truckle of Tunbridge Wells Plumber and Painter the Executors.

    6. [S386] Vol. XXV, Calendar of Sussex Marriage Licences recorded in the Consistory Court of the Bishop of Chichester for the Archdeaconry of Lewes, and in the Peculiar Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury for the Deanery of South Malling, 1772-1837, A-L, Sussex Record Society, (1917;), HILDER, Thomas, of Salehurst, yeoman, bachelor, aged 27 and upds., & Hannah HILDER of same, spinster, aged 21 and upds.: bondsmen, said T.H. and John Cruttenden of Brightling, butcher. 20 Nov. 1804 [Lewes] (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S393] Salehurst, Sussex - Transcript of Parish Register, C W Field (transcription) & C V Appleton (index), marriage of Thomas Hilder & Hannah Hilder, by licence, 29 Nov 1804, witnessed by James Ades and John Heathfield (Reliability: 3).