The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Fordcombe      Penshurst  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1797The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent - Volume III by Edward Hastedp. 249
1882Kelly's Directory of Kent by E. R. Kelly, M.A., F.S.S. ⇒ entry

Places in Fordcombe
Ashurst Lodge
Chafford Arms
Chafford House
Chafford Park
Fordcombe Green
Fordcombe Vicarage
Little Hickmeads
Spring Hill
Springhill Farm
St. Peter's Church
Stone Cross
Stone Cross Farm
Historical records

3rd Apr 1881CensusJessie Young, M, Head, married, age 46, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation Maker of cricket ballsJessie YoungFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice J. Young, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Fordcombe, KentAlice J. Young
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Young, M, Son, single, age 19, born Fordcombe, Kent; occupation Ball maker's apprenticeWilliam Young
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary J. Young, F, Daughter, age 15, born Fordcombe, KentMary J. Young
3rd Apr 1881CensusJessie M. Young, F, Daughter, age 14, born Fordcombe, KentJessie M. Young
3rd Apr 1881CensusOwen G. Young, M, Son, age 2, born Fordcombe, KentOwen G. Young

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Oliver, M, Head, married, age 64, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation ButcherHenry OliverFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusHannah Oliver, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Fordcomb, KentHannah Oliver
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Oliver, F, Daughter, age 12, born Fordcomb, KentElizabeth Oliver
3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Oliver, M, Son, age 8, born Fordcomb, Kent; occupation ScholarJoseph Oliver
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice Oliver, F, Daughter, age 11, born Fordcomb, Kent; occupation ScholarAlice Oliver
3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Oliver, M, Son, age 7, born Fordcomb, Kent; occupation ScholarJames Oliver
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrank Oliver, M, Son, age 4, born Fordcomb, Kent; occupation ScholarFrank Oliver
3rd Apr 1881CensusCaleb Ovenden, M, Servant, age 17, born Fordcomb, Kent; occupation Butcher's boyCaleb Ovenden

3rd Apr 1881CensusMary A. Silvester, F, Head, widowed, age 50, born Nursling, Hampshire; occupation: laundressMary A. Silvester, laundressFordcombe1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Barber, F, Servant, single, age 27, born Penshurst, Kent, occupation: laundressEllen Barber
3rd Apr 1881CensusSarah A. Marwick, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic servantSarah A. Marwick

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam H. Brooks, M, Head, married, age 32, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: bricklayerWilliam Henry Brooks, bricklayerFordcombe1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusJulia Brooks, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Shoreham, KentJulia Brooks [Furnell]
3rd Apr 1881CensusBeatrice H. Brooks, F, Daughter, age 6, born Fordcomb, Kent; occupation: scholarBeatrice H. Brooks
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam T. Brooks, M, Son, age 4, born Fordcomb, Kent; occupation: scholarWilliam T. Brooks
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge F. Brooks, M, Son, age 2, born Fordcomb, KentGeorge F. Brooks
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry A. Brooks, M, Son, age 4 m, born Fordcomb, KentHenry A. Brooks

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Lucas, M, Head, married, age 63, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: gate keeperWilliam Lucas, gate keeperFordcombe1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Lucas, F, Wife, married, age 61, born Hartfield, SussexEllen Lucas
3rd Apr 1881CensusFanny M. Lucas, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: paper factoryFanny M. Lucas

3rd Apr 1881CensusMatilda Smith, F, Head, widowed, age 41, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation CharwomanMatilda SmithFordcombe1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Smith, M, Son, age 14, born Westerham, Kent; occupation GardenerHenry Smith
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Smith, M, Son, age 12, born Ashurst, Kent; occupation Farm LabourerWilliam Smith
3rd Apr 1881CensusHorace Smith, M, Son, age 9, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation ScholarHorace Smith
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Smith, F, Daughter, age 7, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation ScholarEllen Smith

3rd Apr 1881CensusEzra Luckin, M, Head, married, age 52, born Waltham, Essex; occupation: boot makerEzra Luckin, boot makerFordcombe1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Luckin, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Cowden, KentMary Luckin
3rd Apr 1881CensusAda M. Luckin, F, Daughter, age 10, born Fordcombe, Kent; occupation: scholarAda M. Luckin
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdgar F. Luckin, M, Son, age 7, born Fordcombe, Kent; occupation: scholarEdgar F. Luckin
3rd Apr 1881CensusEthel A. Luckin, F, Daughter, age 5, born Fordcombe, Kent; occupation: scholarEthel A. Luckin

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Cook, M, Head, married, age 38, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: bricklayerJohn Cook, bricklayerFordcombe1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Cook, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Speldhurst, KentMary Cook

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Roberts, M, Head, married, age 64, born Fordcombe, Kent; occupation SailorJohn RobertsFordcombe1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusArthur Roberts, M, Son, age 11, born Fordcombe, Kent; occupation ScholarArthur Roberts

3rd Apr 1881CensusJohn Warren, M, Head, married, age 80, born Saltash, Cornwall; occupation Paper makerJohn WarrenFordcombe1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouisa Warren, F, Wife, married, age 73, born Penshurst, KentLouisa Warren
3rd Apr 1881CensusEllen Warren, F, Daughter, single, age 46, born Fordcomb, Kent; occupation Paper SorterEllen Warren

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Lucas, M, Head, married, age 24, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: gardenerWilliam Lucas, gardenerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Lucas, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Hartfield, SussexElizabeth Lucas
3rd Apr 1881CensusNelly M. Lucas, F, Daughter, age 1, born Penshurst, KentNelly M. Lucas
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary J. Young, F, Lodger, widowed, age 44, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation DressmakerMary J. Young

3rd Apr 1881CensusFrances Neller, F, Head, widowed, age 76, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation InvalidFrances NellerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusNaomi Faircloth, F, Servant, widowed, age 64, born Lingfield, Surrey; occupation: nurseNaomi Faircloth

3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles H. Bishop, M, Head, married, age 28, born Biddlesden, Buckingham; occupation: dog trainerCharles H. Bishop, dog trainerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusCatherine M. Bishop, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Westminster, MiddlesexCatherine M. Bishop
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Bishop, M, Son, age 5, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: scholarHarry Bishop
3rd Apr 1881CensusLouis Bishop, M, Son, age 4, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: scholarLouis Bishop
3rd Apr 1881CensusRosetta A.B. Bishop, F, Visitor, single, age 14, born Wellington, ShropshireRosetta A.B. Bishop

3rd Apr 1881CensusElizabeth Ovenden, F, Head, widowed, age 57, born Fordcomb, Kent; occupation Paper FactoryElizabeth OvendenFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet Martin, F, Daughter, widowed, age 33, born Fordcomb, Kent; occupation: dressmakerHarriet Martin, dressmaker
3rd Apr 1881CensusStella Martin, F, Grandaughter, age 7, born Fordcomb, Kent; occupation: scholarStella Martin

3rd Apr 1881CensusUriah Lock, M, Head, married, age 70; occupation: farm labourerUriah Lock, farm labourerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEleanor Lock, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Brighton, SussexEleanor Lock
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Lock, M, Son, single, age 25, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Lock
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Lock, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: paper factoryMary Lock
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrank Lock, M, Son, single, age 16, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerFrank Lock
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Lock, M, Grandson, age 1Henry Lock

3rd Apr 1881CensusM. Hewett, F, Head, widowed, age 66, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerM. Hewett, farm labourerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarriet Kember, F, Visitor Servant, single, age 23, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: nurseHarriet Kember
3rd Apr 1881CensusHarry Humphrey, M, Lodger, single, age 32, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation Farm labourerHarry Humphrey, farm labourer

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Frost, M, Head, married, age 53, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Frost, farm labourerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusMary Frost, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Ashurst, KentMary Frost
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Frost, M, Son, single, age 32, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Frost
3rd Apr 1881CensusRichard Frost, M, Son, single, age 19, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerRichard Frost

3rd Apr 1881CensusEliza Bridger, F, Head, married, age 64, born Ashurst, Kent; occupation: laundressEliza Bridger, laundressFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusEmily Bridger, F, Daughter, single, age 30, born Ashurst, Kent; occupation: laundressEmily Bridger

3rd Apr 1881CensusSophia Saxby, F, Head, widowed, age 80, born SussexSophia SaxbyFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSusannah Saxby, F, Daughter, single, age 55, born KentSusannah Saxby
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharlotte Collins, F, Servant, single, age 39, born Kent; occupation: domestic servantCharlotte Collins

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Bonwick, M, Head, widowed, age 62, born Penshurst, Kent, occupation: farm labourerThomas Bonwick, farm labourerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Gillett, M, Head, married, age 72, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Gillett, farm labourerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusJane Gillett, F, Wife, married, age 72, born Penshurst, KentJane Gillett
3rd Apr 1881CensusCharles Hemsley, M, Boarder, single, age 19, born E Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: gardenerCharles Hemsley

3rd Apr 1881CensusRobert Burfoot, M, Head, married, age 60, born Hever, Kent; occupation: farm bailiffRobert Burfoot, farm labourerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusFrances Burfoot, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Withyham, SussexFrances Burfoot [Wise]
3rd Apr 1881CensusMartha Burfoot, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Withyham, SussexMartha Burfoot
3rd Apr 1881CensusRosa A. Burfoot, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Withyham, SussexRossana Burfoot
3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Fry, M, Lodger, single, age 55, born Ashurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerWilliam Fry, farm labourer

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Frost, M, Head, married, age 65, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerHenry Frost, farm labourerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusAnn Frost, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Blechingley, SurreyAnn Frost

3rd Apr 1881CensusStephen Jenner, M, Head, married, age 58, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerStephen Jenner, farm labourerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusZilpah Jenner, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Chiddingstone, KentZilpha Jenner [Jenner]
3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Jenner, M, Son, single, age 17, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: grocer's porterHenry Jenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusEdward Jenner, M, Son, age 15, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: carpenterEdward Jenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusRachel Jenner, F, Daughter, age 10, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarRachel Jenner
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice Sarent, F, Boarder, age 4, born London, Middlesex; occupation: scholarAlice Sarent

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Moon, M, Head, married, age 53, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerWilliam MoonFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusTemarine A. Moon, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Buxted, SussexThomasin Moon [Brown]
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlice Moon, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Rotherfield, SussexAlice Moon
3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Moon, M, Son, age 14, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Moon
3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert John Moon, M, Son, age 12, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: scholarAlbert John Moon

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Adams, M, Head, married, age 64, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: carpenterWilliam Adams, carpenterFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusTryphena Adams, F, Wife, married, age 61, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: paper factorTryphena Adams [Ovenden]
3rd Apr 1881CensusHortensia L. Adams, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: paper factorHortensia Leanora Adams

3rd Apr 1881CensusEdward Jenner, M, Head, widowed, age 71, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: baker and carpenterEdward Jenner, carpenter and bakerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusRuth Dummer, F, Niece, single, age 36, born Stepney, Middlesex; occupation: housekeeperRuth Dummer
3rd Apr 1881CensusOwen Reading, M, Lodger, single, age 20, born Dartford, Kent; occupation Paper mill finisherOwen Reading

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Bryant, M, Head, married, age 59, born Framfield, Sussex; occupation: labourerWilliam Bryant, labourerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusSusanna Bryant, F, Wife, married, age 59, born Withyham, Sussex, handicap: deafSusannah Bryant
3rd Apr 1881CensusLois Bryant, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Fordcomb, Kent; occupation: dressmakerLois Bryant

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Griffith, M, Head, single, age 30, born Manchester; occupation: paper makerThomas Griffith, paper makerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent

3rd Apr 1881CensusJames Deadman, M, Head, married, age 80, born Landridge, Surrey; occupation: farm labourerJames Deadman, farm labourerFordcomb1881 Census
Penshurst, Kent
3rd Apr 1881CensusDinah Deadman, F, Wife, married, age 70, born Oxtead, SurreyDinah Deadman

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