The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Hever, Kent Census
That part of the Parish of Hever that includes Hever Castle, Hever Village and Mark Beech
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
  • 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]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

3[Hever]George Seal, M, Head, married, age 51, born Eden Bridge, Kent; occupation Farm labourer
    Ann Seal, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Sundridge, Kent
    George Seal, M, Son, single, age 17, born Hever, Kent; occupation Farm labourer
    David Seal, M, Son, age 9, born Hever, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Ellen Seal, F, Daughter, age 7, born Hever, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Edwin Seal, M, Son, age 3, born Hever, Kent
    Elizabeth Seal, F, Mother, widowed, age 75, born Cowden, Kent
    Jno. Seal, M, Brother, single, age 45, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation Farm labourer

3[Hever]Henry Pocock, M, Head, single, age 67, born Hever, Kent; occupation Farm labourer

3SandfieldsAnn Chapman, F, Head, widowed, age 59, born Eden Bridge, Kent
    George Chapman, M, Son, single, age 39, born Eden Bridge, Kent, occupation: farm labourer
    Henry Chapman, M, Son, single, age 28, born Hever, Kent, occupation: brick maker
    Mary A. Chapman, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Hever, Kent
    Alfred Chapman, M, Son, age 16, born Hever, Kent, occupation: farm labourer

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