The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Otford, Kent Census
That part of the village of Otford that includes the Railway Station, Brickfield Cottages and Otford Street
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

22Grocers Shop, Otford StreetRichard Nash Flint, M, Head, married, age 41, born Horton, Kent; occupation: grocer
    Elizabeth Flint, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Capel, Kent
    Richard Nash Flint, M, Son, age 2, born Otford, Kent
    Emily Flint, F, Niece, age 18, born Sevenoaks, Kent

22Otford StreetStephen W. Hiseman, M, Head, married, age 26, born Otford, Kent; occupation: lime worker
    Ann Hiseman, F, Wife, married, age 21, born Edenbridge, Kent
    Ellen Hiseman, F, Daughter, age 2, born Edenbridge, Kent

22Otford StreetThomas Thorpe, M, Head, widowed, age 60, born Shoreham, Kent; occupation Lime worker

22Otford StreetJames Boyce, M, Head, married, age 27, born Shoreham, Kent, occupation: lime worker
    Mary Boyce, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Kemsing, Kent
    George Boyce, M, Son, age 5, born Otford, Kent
    William Boyce, M, Son, age 2, born Otford, Kent

22Otford StreetEdward Bridger, M, Head, married, age 45, born Otford, Kent; occupation: lime burner
    Jane Bridger, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Canfield, Essex

22Otford StreetWilliam Booker, M, Head, married, age 47, born Shoreham, Kent, occupation: farm labourer
    Jane Booker, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Riverhead, Kent
    Albert Booker, M, Son, single, age 17, born Otford, Kent, occupation: farm labourer
    Alice Booker, F, Daughter, age 14, born Otford, Kent, occupation: domestic servant
    Kate Booker, F, Daughter, age 8, born Otford, Kent

22Otford StreetBenjamin Parish, M, Head, married, age 70, born Finsbury, Middlesex; occupation: collector of poor rates
    Charlotte Parish, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Shoreham, Kent
    Elizabeth M. Parish, F, Daughter, single, age 30, born Otford, Kent; occupation: governess

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