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

25Otford StreetSimon Knee, M, Head, married, age 60, born Seend, Wiltshire; occupation: cowman
    Mary Knee, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Brarmham, Wiltshire; occupation: laundress
    Laura Knee, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Cowden, Kent; occupation: domestic servant
    Fanny A. Knee, F, Daughter, age 13, born Cowden, Kent
    Frederick Knee, M, Grandson, age 9, born Kings County, Ireland
    Walter H. Knee, M, Grandson, age 5, born Norwood, Surrey

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