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

4[Hever]Richard Seal, M, Head, married, age 47, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation Farm labourer
    Mary Seal, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Bishton, Monmouth
    Richard Seal, M, Son, single, age 18, born Hever, Kent; occupation Carpenter
    Mary A. Seal, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Hever, Kent
    Edward Seal, M, Son, age 13, born Hever, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Sarah A. Seal, F, Daughter, age 11, born Hever, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Stanley Seal, M, Son, age 7, born Hever, Kent; occupation Scholar
    William Seal, M, Son, age 2, born Hever, Kent
    Frank Seal, M, Son, age 1, born Hever, Kent

4[Hever]George Noble, M, Head, married, age 51, born Westerham, Kent; occupation Carpenter
    Phila Noble, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Eden Bridge, Kent; occupation Housekeeper
    Rose Noble, F, Daughter, age 9, born Hever, Kent; occupation Scholar

4The WarrenHenry Jones, M, Head, married, age 69, born London, Middlesex; occupation: private income from dividends and property
    Sophia L. Jones, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Canada
    Hannah Randall, F, Servant, single, age 28, born London; occupation Domestic Servant
    Julia Chennell, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Dorking, Surrey; occupation: housemaid
    Georgenia Cooper, F, Servant, married, age 31, born Sidbury, Devon; occupation: cook

4[Hever]Henry Waters, M, Head, married, age 28, born Linten, Kent; occupation Gardener
    Esther Waters, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Ashurst, Kent
    Catharine Waters, F, Daughter, age 2 m, born Hever, Kent

4[Hever]Alfred Evenden, M, Head, single, age 18, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: gardener

4[Hever]William Hyder, M, Head, married, age 28, born Uckfield, Sussex; occupation: cowman
    Mary Hyder, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Chailey, Sussex
    Charles J. Hyder, M, Son, age 4, born Langton, Kent
    Martha Hyder, F, Daughter, age 3, born Langton, Kent
    Henry J. Hyder, M, Son, age 2, born Langton, Kent
    William H. Hyder, M, Son, age 8 m, born Hever, Kent

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