The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Sevenoaks, Kent Census
That part of Sevenoaks that includes part of Bradbourne Road, Sunny Bank, Linden Square, London Road, Chipstead Lane and the White Hart Inn
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

2House and Stable, Bradbourne RoadRobert Gray, M, Head, married, age 31, born York, Canada; occupation: brewer's labourer
    Harriet Gray, F, Wife, married, age 25, born London, Middlesex; occupation: housekeeper
    Edwd. Rechter, M, Lodger, single, age 17, born Badleigh, Suffolk; occupation Gas Fitter

2House and Stable, Bradbourne RoadWilliam Saunders, M, Head, single, age 66, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: pianoforte tuner

2SchoolMary Thompson, F, Head, single, age 44, born Sundridge, Kent; occupation School mistress
    Rose Willcox, F, Boarder, single, age 18, born Sunderland; occupation Teacher
    Caroline Lambert, F, Boarder, single, age 20, born Dorchester, Dorset; occupation: teacher
    Florence Harris, F, Boarder, age 13, born Caterham, Surrey; occupation: scholar
    Emily Evverad, F, Boarder, age 24, born Rouen, France; occupation: school teacher
    Arthur Elliott, M, Boarder, age 9, born Australia; occupation: scholar
    Arthur W. Robinson, M, Boarder, age 9, born Wilsden, Surrey; occupation Scholar
    Ellen Lee, F, Servant, age 18, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

2Stidolpes FarmWilliam Hill, M, Head, married, age 53, born Quorndon, Leicester; occupation: farm bailiff
    Louisa Hill, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Loughbrro, Leicester
    Felix Hill, M, Son, single, age 4, born Cobham, Surrey; occupation: ledger clerk
    John Hill, M, Son, single, age 14, born Cobham, Surrey; occupation: farm boy
    Louisa E. Hill, F, Daughter, age 10, born Cobham, Surrey; occupation: scholar
    Samuel Hill, M, Son, age 7, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: scholar

2Stidolpes FarmSamuel Reeves, M, Head, widowed, age 55, born Otford, Kent; occupation: labourer
    Francis Reeves, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: housekeeper
    Elizth. Reeves, F, Daughter, age 11, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: scholar

2Stidolpes FarmEdmund Kilbey, M, Head, married, age 40, born Stow on Wold, Gloucester; occupation: shepherd
    Mary J. Kilbey, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Lichlade, Gloucester
    Thos. Kilbey, M, Son, age 12, born Barnsley, Gloucester; occupation: scholar
    Ernest E. Kilbey, M, Son, age 9, born Barnsley, Gloucester; occupation: scholar

2Holmesdale VillaZachariah Paine, M, Head, married, age 65, born Biddenden, Kent; occupation: retired tailor
    Susannah Paine, F, Wife, married, age 70, born Maidstone, Kent
    Emily M. J. Paine, F, Daughter, single, age 29, born Riverhead, Kent

2Bradbourn RoadWilliam Crowson, M, Head, married, age 46, born Deeping, Lincoln; occupation: railway platelayer
    Maria Crowson, F, Wife, married, age 43, born Kingston, Surrey
    William Crowson, M, Son, single, age 18, born Riverhead, Kent; occupation: carman
    Thomas Crowson, M, Son, age 14, born Riverhead, Kent; occupation: parcel carrier
    Maria Crowson, F, Daughter, age 12, born Riverhead, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Mary Crowson, F, Daughter, age 10, born Riverhead, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Louisa Crowson, F, Daughter, age 7, born Riverhead, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Ernest Crowson, M, Son, age 5, born Riverhead, Kent; occupation: scholar
    George Crowson, M, Son, age 3, born Riverhead, Kent

2Rising SunAlfred Walkling, M, Head, married, age 25, born Riverhead, Kent; occupation Labourer
    Susan Walkling, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Chevening, Kent
    Alfred Stormey, M, Labourer, single, age 39, born Romsey, Hampshire
    Jacob Stormey, M, Labourer, single, age 23, born Exeter
    John Hucks, M, Labourer, single, age 20, born Canterbury, Kent
    James Martin, M, Labourer, single, age 40, born Brighton, Sussex

2Bradbourne LodgeJames V. Goodman, M, Head, married, age 32, born Northstoneham, Hampshire; occupation: head gardener
    Helen Goodman, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Kerry Knucknarrable
    Annie W. Goodman, F, Daughter, age 6, born Beckenham, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Emily S. Goodman, F, Daughter, age 4, born Twickenham, Middlesex; occupation: scholar
    Kathleen M. Goodman, F, Daughter, age 6 m, born Riverhead, Kent

2Sunny BankJosiah Weeks, M, Head, married, age 40, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation Railway platelayer
    Kate Weeks, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Reading, Berkshire
    Rose Weeks, F, Daughter, age 3, born Hatcham, Middlesex

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