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

5[Hever]William Holman, M, Head, married, age 30, born Bletchingley, Surrey; occupation: coachman
    Emily Holman, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Bletchingley, Surrey
    Edgar Holman, M, Son, age 2, born Bletchingley, Surrey

5[Hever]John Bryant, M, Head, married, age 75, born Eden Bridge, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Matilda Bryant, F, Wife, married, age 71, born Redford, Sussex
    William Bryant, M, Son, widowed, age 48, born Eden Bridge, Kent; occupation: farm labourer

5[Hever]George Morley, M, Head, married, age 54, born St Pancras, London; occupation: clergyman of the Church of England
    Ellen C. Morley, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Penshurst, Kent
    Ellen A. Morley, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Bexley Heath, Kent
    Mary C. Morley, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Bexley Heath, Kent
    Reginald S. Morley, M, Son, age 10, born Hever, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Anne Hughes, F, Servant, single, age 37, born Ombesley, Worcester; occupation: needle woman
    Sarah H. Theobalds, F, Servant, single, age 26, born Sundridge, Kent; occupation Cook
    Emma Coolstock, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: housemaid

5[Hever]David Clifton, M, Head, married, age 64, born Eden Bridge, Kent, employs 3 men and 1 boy; occupation: farmer
    Elizabeth Clifton, F, Wife, married, age 62, born Eden Bridge, Kent
    Alice Clifton, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born Hever, Kent
    Emma Clifton, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Hever, Kent
    Percy Clifton, M, Son, single, age 17, born Hever, Kent

5[Hever]John Blackman Yeo, M, Head, married, age 40, born Shirewell, Devon; occupation Farm Bailiff
    Susan Yeo, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Arlington, Devon
    Mary Yeo, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Shirewell, Devon; occupation Scholar
    John B. Yeo, M, Son, age 10, born Arlington, Devon; occupation Scholar
    Frederic Yeo, M, Son, age 8, born Barnstaple, Devon; occupation Scholar
    Thomas Yeo, M, Son, age 5, born Swansea, Wales; occupation Scholar

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