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

3626 Granville RoadJane Evans, F, Head, single, age 40, born Ireland; occupation: cook
    Ada Laurance, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Wateringbury, Kent; occupation: housemaid

3625 Granville RoadHenry Swaffield, M, Head, married, age 46, born St Austell, Cornwall; occupation: secretary of public company
    Harriet Swaffield, F, Wife, married, age 51, born St Lukes, Middlesex
    Helena Swaffield, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Brixton, Surrey; occupation: scholar
    Walter Swaffield, M, Son, age 13, born Brixton, Surrey; occupation: scholar
    Marian Swaffield, F, Daughter, age 1, born Brixton, Surrey
    Kate Burton, F, Servant, single, age 27, born Battle, Sussex, occupation: domestic servant
    Mary Groombridge, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Shoreham, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

36Oak Lodge, Granville RoadRobert Monkton, M, Head, married, age 49, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: land owner
    Ellen Monkton, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Faversham, Kent
    Robert V. Monkton, M, Son, single, age 3, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Maurice Monkton, M, Son, age 1, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Dorothy Monkton, F, Daughter, age 2 m, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Rose Shoebridge, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Staplehurst, Kent; occupation head nursemaid
    Elizabeth Lambert, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: cook
    Annie Hickmott, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: housemaid
    Elizabeth Leavens, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Linton, Cambridge; occupation: under nursemaid

36Eardley Lodge, Eardley RoadJohn Pike, M, Head, widowed, age 74, born Oxford, Oxford; occupation Retired Hop Broker
    Mary Pike, F, Daughter, single, age 42, born Peckham, Surrey
    Eleanor Pike, F, Daughter, single, age 36, born Peckham, Surrey
    Agnes Gifford, F, Servant, single, age 35, born Shakland Islands, Berwick, Scotland; occupation: cook
    Sarah Pearce, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Corsham, Wiltshire; occupation Housemaid
    William Exton, M, Visitor, married, age 66, born Newport, Isle of Wight, Hampshire; occupation: wesleyan minister

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