Woking Family Tree Project
 Population Growth
One Place Study of Woking


Using Census data and the Anglican Baptism and Burial Registers it is possible to estimate the people involved in the growth every 10 years

 As the various Institutions and Businesses opened (and closed) the number of workers and their families resettling in Woking varied. It appears that the fortunes of the Paper mill and printing works in Woking was a major driver in the number of "immigrants". There are distinct tranches of such workers and their families relocating to Woking from Areas known for Paper making such as the Darenth Valley in Kent and the area around Cheddar in Somerset.

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