The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Capel, Kent Census
Enumeration District No. 16
All that part of the Parish of Capel on the eastern side of the Brook, and comprising Moat Farm, Smith's or Ashurst Farm, the vilage of Five Oak Green, the entrance lodge to Tudeley Grange, Badsell Mains, Brook Farm, Lid House, Sharp's Farm, Reeds Farm, cottages on the west side of Colts Hill Road
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

11Opposite Rose Cottage, Five Oak GreenWalter Miller, M, Head, married, age 28, born Hurstpierpoint, Sussex; occupation: road labourer
    Maria Miller, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Marden, Kent
    Walter Miller, M, Son, age 3, born Boughton, Kent
    William Miller, M, Son, age 2, born Brighton, Sussex

11Opposite Rose Cottage, Five Oak GreenMercy Palmer, F, Head, widowed, age 56, born East Peckham, Kent
    Arthur James Palmer, M, Son, single, age 18, born Tudely, Kent; occupation Farm Labourer

11Opposite Rose Cottage, Five Oak GreenJames Towner, M, Head, married, age 30, born Tudely, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Harriet Towner, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Brenchley, Kent
    Seth Towner, M, Son, age 7, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Olive Towner, F, Daughter, age 3, born Capel, Kent
    May Towner, F, Daughter, age 1 m, born Capel, Kent

11Butchers Shop, Five Oak GreenKenton Jones, M, Head, single, age 30, born Godstone, Surrey; occupation: butcher
    Herbert Dines, M, Assistant, single, age 21, born Pimlico, Middlesex; occupation: journeyman butcher

11Five Oak GreenHenry Pearson, M, Head, married, age 23, born Capel, Kent; occupation Farm Labourer
    Emily Pearson, F, Wife, married, age 20, born Yalding, Kent
    Henry Pearson, M, Son, age 2, born Capel, Kent

11Five Oak GreenJane Anne Wheeler, F, Head, widowed, age 52, born Hadlow, Kent
    William Wheeler, M, Son, single, age 25, born Capel, Kent; occupation Farm Labourer

11Grocers Shop, Five Oak GreenStephen Larkin, M, Head, married, age 55, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: grocer
    Martha Larkin, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Capel, Kent
    Adelaide Larkin, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Capel, Kent
    Agnes Larkin, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Capel, Kent
    William Larkin, M, Son, age 12, born Capel, Kent; occupation: scholar

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