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

7[Hever]George Cook, M, Head, married, age 32, born Westoad Leigh, Sussex, occupation: farm labourer
    Lucy Cook, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Cowden, Kent
    Eliza Rogers, F, Daughter, age 12, born Hartfield, Sussex, illegitimate
    Harriet Cook, F, Daughter, age 5, born Dormansland, Surrey
    George Cook, M, Son, age 4, born Dormansland, Surrey
    Emily Cook, F, Daughter, age 2, born Cowden, Kent
    Lucy Cook, F, Daughter, age 11 m, born Hever, Kent

7[Hever]Stephen Hughes Hook, M, Head, married, age 26, born Woodchurch, Kent, employs 3 labourers and 2 boys; occupation: farmer
    Kate Hook, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Farningham, Kent
    Emma Leigh, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: domestic servant
    William Worsell, M, Servant, age 14, born Hever, Kent; occupation Farm servant
    John Worsell, M, Servant, age 12, born Cowden, Kent; occupation Farm servant

7[Hever]George King, M, Head, married, age 55, born Brasted, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Harriett King, F, Wife, married, age 66, born Hever, Kent
    William Malyan, M, Grandson, age 7, born Hadlow, Kent; occupation: scholar

7[Hever]James Jeffrey, M, Head, married, age 54, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Jane Jeffrey, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Cowden, Kent
    Alfred Jeffrey, M, Son, single, age 19, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Peter Pocock, M, Wife's Son, single, age 31, born Hever, Kent; occupation Bricklayer

7[Hever]George Pocock, M, Head, married, age 53, born Hever, Kent; occupation Farm labourer
    Sarah Pocock, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Chiddingstone, Kent
    Arthur Pocock, M, Son, age 9, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation Scholar
    George Pocock, M, Son, age 6, born Hever, Kent; occupation Scholar
    James ... Pocock, M, Son, age 4, born Hever, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Walter Pocock, M, Son, age 8 m, born Hever, Kent

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