The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
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Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1797The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent - Volume III by Edward Hastedp. 250
1797The Tunbridge Wells Guide by J. Sprange ⇒ p. 146
1840New Guide for Tunbridge Wells by John Colbran and edited by James Phippen ⇒ p. 269

Historical records

4th Aug 1861DeathJane Snashall [Hall]Chafford ParkJohn M. Hall's records

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Hollamby, M, Head, married, age 67, born Penshurst, Kent, employs 6 men and also has other farms elsewhere; occupation: farmerThomas Hollamby, farmerChafford Park Farm House1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Hollamby, F, Wife, married, age 63, born Bidboro, KentJane Hollamby [Inashall]
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Grant, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Lingfield, Surrey; occupation: servantMary A. Grant
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Boakes, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Cowden, Kent, occupation: farm servantHenry Boakes
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Readless, M, Servant, single, age 16, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Farm servantGeorge Readless

3rd Apr 1881CensusSamuel Humphrey, M, Head, married, age 38, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation CarterSamuel Humphrey, carterChafford Park Cottage1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Humphrey, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Frant, SussexEliza Humphrey [Card]
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Humphrey, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation ScholarMary A. Humphrey
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Humphrey, M, Son, age 2, born Tunbridge, KentCharles Humphrey

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam King, M, Head, married, age 45, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: farm labourerWilliam King, farm labourerChafford Park Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet King, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Chiddingstone, KentHarriet King
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Groombridge, M, Nephew, age 13, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: scholarGeorge Groombridge
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice Groombridge, F, Neice, age 11, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: scholarAlice Groombridge

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Shoesmith, M, Head, married, age 39, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerJames Shoesmith, farm labourerChafford Park Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah Shoesmith, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Speldhurst, KentSarah Shoesmith
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdward Shoesmith, M, Son, single, age 17, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: farm labourerEdward Shoesmith
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Shoesmith, M, Son, age 15, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: house boyThomas Shoesmith
3rd Apr 1881CensusLily Shoesmith, F, Daughter, age 12, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarLily Shoesmith
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Shoesmith, M, Son, age 10, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarHarry Shoesmith
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Shoesmith, M, Son, age 7, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarGeorge Shoesmith
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily R. Shoesmith, F, Daughter, age 3, born Speldhurst, KentEmily R. Shoesmith
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice Shoesmith, F, Daughter, age 9 m, born Penshurst, KentAlice Shoesmith

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Piper, M, Head, married, age 66, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Paper makerJohn Piper, paper makerNo 1 Chafford Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Piper, F, Wife, married, age 65, born Speldhurst, KentMary Ann Piper
3rd Apr 1881CensusErnest Piper, M, Son, single, age 19, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Whitesmith's apprenticeErnest Piper

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Chapman, M, Head, married, age 32, born Hollingbourne, Kent, occupation: paper makerWilliam Chapman, paper makerNo 2 Chafford Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie Chapman, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Wells, SomersetAnnie Chapman
3rd Apr 1881CensusHerbert Chapman, M, Son, age 8, born Alton, Hampshire, occupation: scholarHerbert Chapman
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Chapman, F, Daughter, age 7, born Northampton, occupation: scholarEmily Chapman
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie Chapman, F, Daughter, age 6, born Sundridge, Kent, occupation: scholarAnnie Chapman
3rd Apr 1881CensusErnest Chapman, M, Son, age 5, born Wells, Somerset, occupation: scholarErnest Chapman
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrederick Chapman, M, Son, age 4, born Little Chart, KentFrederick Chapman

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Webb, M, Head, married, age 55, born Newbury, Berkshire; occupation Paper makerHenry WebbNo 3 Chafford Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Webb, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Bradninch, DevonMary A. Webb
3rd Apr 1881CensusMaria Webb, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Dartford, Kent; occupation Employed at paper millMaria Webb
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Webb, F, Daughter, age 12, born Dartford, Kent; occupation ScholarMary Webb
3rd Apr 1881CensusMartha Webb, F, Daughter, age 12, born Dartford, Kent; occupation ScholarMartha Webb
3rd Apr 1881CensusAda Webb, F, Daughter, age 8, born Dartford, Kent; occupation ScholarAda Webb

3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Ovenden, F, Head, widowed, age 68, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation AnnuitantAnne Ovenden [Parker]No 4 Chafford Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Ovenden, F, Daughter, single, age 32, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation AnnuitantMary Ann Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Ovenden, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Employed at paper millEmily Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusElla Williams, F, Granddaughter, age 3, born Penshurst, KentElla Williams
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Davis, M, Lodger, married, age 27, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: paper makerThomas Davis
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Simpson, M, Lodger, married, age 60, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: carpenterGeorge Simpson

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam E. Ovenden, M, Head, married, age 29, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Paper mill millwrightWilliam OvendenNo 5 Chafford Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet J. Ovenden, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Penshurst, KentHarriet J. Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry J. Harris, M, Boarder, married, age 23, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: paper makerHenry J. Harris, paper maker
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth E. Harris, F, Boarder, married, age 25, born Penshurst, KentElizabeth E. Harris
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmma E. Harris, F, Boarder's Daughter, age 1, born Penshurst, KentEmma E. Harris

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam D. Davis, M, Head, married, age 46, born Ashurst, Kent; occupation: paper mill bleacherWilliam D. Davis, paper mill bleacherNo 6 Chafford Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMargaret Davis, F, Wife, married, age 42, born St Clements, SussexMargaret Davis
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry W. Davis, M, Son, age 5, born Penshurst, KentHenry W. Davis
3rd Apr 1881CensusMargaret Davis, F, Daughter, age 3, born Penshurst, KentMargaret Davis
3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas A. Ovenden, M, Son, single, age 22, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Paper mill millwrightThomas A. Ovenden

3rd Apr 1881CensusJesse Ovenden, M, Head, married, age 47, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Paper mill stokerJesse OvendenNo 7 Chafford Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet Ovenden, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Speldhurst, KentHarriet Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary J. Ovenden, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Crowboro, Sussex; occupation DressmakerMary J. Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam H. Ovenden, M, Son, single, age 18, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation TeacherWilliam H. Ovenden

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Wingett, M, Head, married, age 44, born Ivybridge, Devon; occupation Paper MakerJohn WingettNo 8 Chafford Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet Wingett, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Wrexham, WalesHarriet Wingett
3rd Apr 1881CensusFred Wingett, M, Son, age 15, born Wells, SomersetFred Wingett
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary J. Wingett, F, Daughter, age 10, born Northampton; occupation ScholarMary J. Wingett
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnnie Wingett, F, Daughter, age 8, born Kidderminster, Worcester; occupation ScholarAnnie Wingett
3rd Apr 1881CensusNelly Wingett, F, Daughter, age 3, born Wells, SomersetNelly Wingett
3rd Apr 1881CensusHilda Wingett, F, Daughter, age 1, born Wells, SomersetHilda Wingett

3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Stubbing, M, Head, married, age 69, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation LabourerCharles Stubbings, labourerNo 9 Chafford Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Stubbing, F, Wife, married, age 59, born Hartfield, SussexMary A. Stubbings
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdwin Stubbing, M, Son, single, age 32, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation LabourerEdwin Stubbings
3rd Apr 1881CensusAgnes R. Stubbing, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Employed at paper millAgnes R. Stubbings
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur H. Stubbing, M, Son, single, age 19, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation LabourerArthur H. Stubbings
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice K. Stubbing, F, Daughter, age 15, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Employed at paper millAlice K. Stubbings
3rd Apr 1881CensusFlorence A. Stubbing, F, Granddaughter, age 1, born Penshurst, KentFlorence A. Stubbings

3rd Apr 1881CensusJesse Ovenden, M, Head, married, age 27, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation LabourerJesse OvendenNo 10 Chafford Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Ovenden, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Penshurst, KentElizabeth Everest
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge F. Ovenden, M, Son, age 7, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation ScholarGeorge F. Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusRhoda Ovenden, F, Daughter, age 5, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation ScholarRhoda Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusLaura Ovenden, F, Daughter, age 2, born Penshurst, KentLaura Ovenden

3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Ovenden, M, Head, married, age 52, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Paper mill stokerRichard OvendenNo 11 Chafford Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Ovenden, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Penshurst, KentEliza Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlfred Ovenden, M, Son, single, age 21, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation LabourerAlfred Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusAda Ovenden, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Ashurst, Kent; occupation Paper mill glazerAda Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusLydia Ovenden, F, Daughter, age 13, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Paper mill glazerLydia Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdward Ovenden, M, Son, age 12, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation ScholarEdward Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Ovenden, M, Son, age 9, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation ScholarJoseph Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Ovenden, M, Son, age 8, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation ScholarGeorge Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza E. Ovenden, F, Daughter, age 6, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation ScholarEliza E. Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdith A. Ovenden, F, Daughter, age 4, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation ScholarEdith A. Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusEugenia Ovenden, F, Daughter, age 1, born Penshurst, KentEugenia Ovenden
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Ovenden, M, Lodger, single, age 38, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Shoe makerHenry Ovenden

3rd Apr 1881CensusRobert Smith, M, Head, married, age 29, born Wrexham, Denbigh, Wales; occupation Paper makerRobert SmithNo 12 Chafford Cottages1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Smith, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Dartford, KentEliza Smith [Bates]
3rd Apr 1881CensusRobert Smith, M, Son, age 1, born Penshurst, KentRobert Smith
3rd Apr 1881CensusLaura Bates, F, Sister in law, age 10, born Dartford, Kent; occupation ScholarLaura Bates

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