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

13Five Oak GreenJames Thomas Stanley, M, Head, married, age 37, born Marden, Kent; occupation: railway platelayer
    Charlotte Stanley, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Upnor, Kent
    Frank Stanley, M, Son, age 8, born Marden, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Rose Stanley, F, Daughter, age 3, born Capel, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Arthur Lawrence, M, Lodger, single, age 17, born Capel, Kent; occupation: farm servant

13Five Oak GreenGideon Brooker, M, Head, married, age 25, born Wivelsfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Naomi Brooker, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Chailey, Sussex
    William Brooker, M, Son, age 3, born Chailey, Sussex
    Mary Ann Brooker, F, Daughter, age 9 m, born Capel, Kent

13Kings Head Inn, Five Oak GreenFrederick Chatfield, M, Head, married, age 39, born Lewes, Sussex; occupation: smith and innkeeper
    Annie Chatfield, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Wouldham, Kent
    Frederick William Chatfield, M, Son, age 8, born Wouldham, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Alfred Edward Chatfield, M, Son, age 7, born Wouldham, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Annie Smith, F, Servant, age 16, born Wouldham, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

13Larking Green, Five Oak GreenMary Knell, F, Head, married, age 54, born Capel, Kent; occupation: grocer
    Frederick Knell, M, Son, single, age 21, born Capel, Kent; occupation: grocer
    Henry Lewis Knell, M, Son, age 17, born Tonbridge, Kent

13Tudeley Grange Lodge HouseMartyr Wells, M, Head, married, age 29, born Nettlestead, Kent; occupation Farm Labourer
    Frances Wells, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Brenchley, Kent
    Harriett Wells, F, Daughter, age 7, born Tudeley, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Annie Wells, F, Daughter, age 5, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Henrietta Wells, F, Daughter, age 3, born Brenchley, Kent
    Alfred Wells, M, Son, age 4 m, born Capel, Kent

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