The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Cranbrook Census
Reference RG 11/937: Cranbrook Enumeration District No 4; District: Cranbrook Union; Enumerator: Frederick Igglesden
All the houses on the South side of the road commencing at the 4 Wents as in District No 3 continuing as far as the Ecclesiastical bounds extend continuing thence to the Golford Road and from the Golford Road through the Town to Turnden Lane and from thence along the Glassenbury Road as far as the 4 Wents. This District comprises part of Flishinghurst, The Dog Kennel, Angley Wood, Goddards Green, Court Ayle, Willesley, Swifts, The Moat and Golford Stream Farm. This Division is exclusive of the Town as stated in No 1 District.
Please note:
  • These census records have been transcribed from images of the original census sheets. Whilst all care has been taken, the result is an interpretation of the original which is available at Local Record Offices, from The National Archives, and from ancestry.co.uk
  • Occupation has been unified (e.g. Ag Lab, Farm Lab, and many other such recordings are all displayed as Farm labourer).
  • The Sheet Number is as shown on the original document and is linked to a page showing all the entries on that Sheet (as well as entries from the following or previous sheet where the entry for the location covers more than one sheet).
  • In those instances where the Census entry is incorrect or missing and it has been possible from other sources to derive a correction, then these changes are shown inside square brackets, e.g. [Wife]
 
Sheet    Place    Census entry
1Goddards GreenSamuel Oyler, M, Head, married, age 53, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farmer of 206 acres employing 7 men and 2 boys
1TurndenRichard Funnell, M, Head, married, age 47, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
1Huggins HallJesse Kemp, M, Head, married, age 79, born East Sutton; occupation: farmer of 144 acres employing 4 men and 1 boy
2Angley Farm, GlassenburyGeorge Dungey, M, Head, married, age 54, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farmer of 114 acres employing 2 men
2GlassenburyJohn Brown, M, Head, married, age 60, born Biddenden, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
2GlassenburyJames Suters, M, Head, widowed, age 46, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
2Welurside House, GlassenburyHenry J. Osbourne, M, Head, married, age 55, born Biddenden, Kent; occupation: woodreeve and farmer of 6 acres
3GlassenburyJohn Conoly, M, Head, married, age 43, born Bandon, Ireland; occupation: farm labourer
3GlassenburyCharles Wenham, M, Head, married, age 39, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: shepherd
4GlassenburyWilliam Levett, M, Head, married, age 41, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farmer of 550 acres employing 23 men and 4 boys
4GlassenburyJohn Dungey, M, Head, married, age 46, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farmer of 90 acres employing 2 labourers and 1 boy
4Wenmans Cottage, GlassenburyWalter Mason, M, Head, married, age 37, born Norfold; occupation: gamekeeper
5Four WentsJames Weller, M, Head, married, age 52, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: (farm labourer) waggoner
5Four WentsGeorge Bailey, M, Head, married, age 29, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
5Four WentsEdward Lindridge, M, Head, married, age 43, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
5FlishinghurstRichard Price, M, Head, widowed, age 48, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
6FlishinghurstMark Hammond, M, Head, married, age 39, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
6FlishinghurstGeorge Forward, M, Head, married, age 24, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
6FlishinghurstJames Burgess, M, Head, married, age 24, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
6FlishinghurstAlfred Larkins, M, Head, married, age 38, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
6FlishinghurstHenry Pierce, M, Head, widowed, age 64, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
7Dog KennelsJohn Honess, M, Head, married, age 35, born Horsmonden, Kent; occupation: farmer of 135 acres employing 5 men and 2 boys
7Dog KennelsCharles Pierce, M, Head, married, age 36, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
7WhitewellGeorge Durrant, M, Head, married, age 38, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: waggoner (farm)
7WhitewellRichard Gray, M, Head, widowed, age 82, born Batham, Surrey; occupation: retired
7Willesley PoundHenry Woolgar, M, Head, married, age 73, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
7Willesley PoundEdward Butler, M, Head, married, age 61, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
8Barracks HouseAlfred Foreman, M, Head, married, age 47, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farmer of 55 acres employing 5 men
8Old WillesleyJames Price, M, Head, married, age 53, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: gardener
8Swifts House, Swifts ParkCharles Bridgland, M, Head, married, age 48, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: rope and sailmaker
8MoatThomas Wheeler, M, Head, married, age 38, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
9MoatFrederick Goodsell, M, Head, married, age 31, born Ewhurst Green, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
9Stream Farm, Goldford RoadSamuel Burt, M, Head, married, age 45, born Sandhurst, Kent; occupation: farm baliff
9Willesley GreenIsaac Rumens, M, Head, married, age 68, born Biddenden, Kent; occupation: farmer of 9 ½ acres employing 2 men
9Willesley GreenJames Price, M, Head, widowed, age 75, born Goudhurst, Kent
9Willesley GreenWilliam F. Willard, M, Head, married, age 79, born Biddenden, Kent; occupation: grocer
9Willesley GreenRichard Mercer, M, Head, married, age 65, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: Farm labourer
10Willesley GreenHenry Tamsett, M, Head, married, age 65, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
10Willesley GreenJob M. Mercer, M, Head, married, age 28, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: Mason labourer
10Willesley GreenEdward Seymour, M, Head, married, age 47, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: Farm labourer
10Willesley GreenGeorge Maybourne, M, Head, married, age 44, born Tenterden, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
10Willesley GreenCharles Willett, M, Head, married, age 30, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: blacksmith
11Willesley GreenFrederick Finnemore, M, Head, married, age 57, born Birmingham, Warwick; occupation: ironmonger and farmer of 36 acres employing 5 men
11Willesley GreenCharles (Sen) Elliott, M, Head, married, age 62, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: blacksmith employing 3 men
11Willesley GreenWilliam Merrell, M, Head, married, age 54, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
11Willesley GreenStephen Drowley, M, Head, married, age 62, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
11Willesley GreenJohn Crump, M, Head, widowed, age 77, born Hotfield, Kent; occupation: retired bricklayer
11Willesley GreenGeorge Crump, M, Head, married, age 48, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: bricklayer
11Willesley GreenSamuel Wickens, M, Head, married, age 71, born Tenterden, Kent; occupation: formerly mason
12Willesley GreenJesse Curtis, M, Head, married, age 41, born Biddenden, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
12Court StyleThomas Jenner, M, Head, married, age 67, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: gardener
12Court StyleMary Powell, F, Head, single, age 71, born Biddenden, Kent; occupation: retired servant
12Court StyleJoseph Suters, M, Head, married, age 53, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
12Court StyleRichard Edwards, M, Head, married, age 50, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
12Court StyleWilliam Wood, M, Head, married, age 74, born Headcorn, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
13Court StyleWilliam Edwards, M, Head, married, age 53, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
13Court StyleMary Jenner, F, Head, widowed, age 84, born Cranbrook, Kent
13Court StyleJohn Chantler, M, Head, widowed, age 54, born Staplehurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
13Court StyleElizabeth Brooker, F, Head, single, age 68, born Biddenden, Kent; occupation: needlewoman
13Court StyleThomas Leonard, M, Head, married, age 44, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: Farm labourer
13Court StyleWilliam H. Wratten, M, Head, married, age 47, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
14Court StyleJoseph Brooker, M, Head, married, age 55, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
14Court StyleCharity Ransome, F, Head, widowed, age 71, born Staplehurst, Kent
14Court StyleJames Wilding, M, Head, married, age 45, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
14Court StyleDavid Quaife, M, Head, married, age 37, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: bricklayer
14Court StyleCharles Kennard, M, Head, married, age 55, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: carpenter
15Court StyleDavid Pethurst, M, Head, married, age 22, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: tailors assistant
15Court StyleSusannah S. Kennard, F, Head, widowed, age 78, born Broughton, Kent; occupation: annuitant
15Angley Lodge GateJohn Killick, M, Head, married, age 40, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
15Angley Lodge GateAlfred S. Burgess, M, Head, married, age 32, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: domestic servant
15Angley House, AngleyMary Tomlin, F, Head, widowed, age 69, born Chelsea , London; occupation: gentlewoman
15AngleyArthur Holliday, M, Head, married, age 37, born Dorchester, Oxford; occupation: coachman (domestic)
16AngleyJames Lavender, M, Head, married, age 40, born Ramsey, Huntingdon; occupation: Gardener and domestic servant
16AngleyCharles Frankland, M, Head, married, age 35, born Norfold Hindringham; occupation: coachman and domestic servant
16AngleyArthur Hope, M, Head, married, age 24, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: domestic servant
16Angley WoodWilliam Clayton, M, Head, married, age 34, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: (farm) bailiff
17Rock Wood, Angley ParkCaleb Turner, M, Head, married, age 40, born Billingshurst, Sussex; occupation: gamekeeper
17MillpondJohn Levett, M, Head, married, age 68, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farmer of 30 acres employing 1 man

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