The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

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1881 Sevenoaks, Kent Census
That part of Sevenoaks that includes Royal Oak Hotel, High Street, The Rectory, London Road, Lime Tree Walk, part of Tubs Hill
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

10Parsonage LaneWilliam Ashdown, M, Head, married, age 54, born Seal, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Charlotte Ashdown, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: laundress
    Charlotte Ashdown, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Mary Ashdown, F, Daughter, single, age 12, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Thomas Ashdown, M, Son, age 8, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Naomi Ashdown, F, Daughter, age 6, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Ruth Ashdown, F, Daughter, age 2, born Sevenoaks, Kent

10Parsonage LaneEbenezer Keeley, M, Head, married, age 56, born Gt Thornham, Suffolk; occupation: gardener
    Susan Keeley, F, Wife, married, age 62, born Sevenoaks, Kent

10Parsonage LaneHenry Botten, M, Head, married, age 26, born Marden, Kent, occupation: blacksmith
    Isabella Botten, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Scotland
    Rose Botten, F, Daughter, age 2, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Mabel Botten, F, Daughter, age 2, born Sevenoaks, Kent

10Parsonage LaneGeorge Everett, M, Head, married, age 40, born Thorfield, Hampshire; occupation: gardener
    Eliza Everett, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    George H. Everett, M, Son, age 5, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: scholar
    John Everett, M, Son, age 2, born Sevenoaks, Kent

10Parsonage LaneHenry Harnden, M, Head, married, age 40, born Hythe, Kent; occupation: upholsterer
    Elizabeth Harnden, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Sevenoaks, Kent

10Parsonage LaneRichard Gunter, M, Head, widowed, age 74, born Mountfield, Sussex; occupation: retired publican
    Ann Brook, F, Sister, widowed, age 57, born Robertsbridge, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper

1043 High StreetHenry Howland, M, Head, married, age 37, born Ashford, Kent; occupation: draper
    Leonora Howland, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Niton, Hampshire
    Charles Newnham, M, Visitor, widowed, age 79, born Whitwell, Hampshire; occupation: former farmer
    Alice Blackston, F, Boarder, single, age 19, born Horsham, Sussex, occupation: draper's assistant
    Caroline Filston, F, Boarder, single, age 17, born Shoreham, Sussex; occupation: draper's apprentice
    William Briggs, M, Boarder, single, age 15, born Sevenoaks, Kent, occupation: draper's apprentice

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