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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

38Harwarden Villa, Eardley RoadRobert Vickers, M, Head, married, age 72, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Gardener
    Elizabeth Vickers, F, Wife, married, age 69, born Market Dearham, Norfolk
    George Lebas, M, Boarder, single, age 75, born Mitcham, Surrey; occupation: retired innkeeper

38Hugenden Villa, Eardley RoadSamuel Sharman, M, Head, married, age 49, born Hinkley, Leicester; occupation: municipal sanitary inspector
    Henrietta Sharman, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Carlow, Ireland
    Samuel T. Sharman, M, Son, age 14, born Sundridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    John Sharman, M, Father, widowed, age 76, born Chelsea, Middlesex; occupation: school master
    Jane Hollands, F, Servant, single, age 14, born Sundridge, Kent; occupation: domestic servant
    William Denslow, M, Lodger, single, age 30, born Honiton, Devon; occupation: poor law accountant

38New Park Villa No 2, Eardley RoadJohn Field, M, Head, married, age 42, born St Martin, Middlesex; occupation: baptist minister
    Harriet Field, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Exeter Trinity
    Edgar Field, M, Son, single, age 13, born Exeter Sidwell; occupation: scholar
    Kate May, F, Stepdaughter, single, age 18, born Exeter Mary Major; occupation: scholar
    Alice May, F, Stepdaughter, single, age 16, born Exeter Mary Major; occupation: scholar
    Emma Kenwood, F, Wife's Sister, single, age 43, born Exeter Trinity; occupation: governess

38New Park Villa No 2, Eardley RoadRobert Brown, M, Head, married, age 68, born Gillingham, Kent; occupation: ship broker
    Clara Brown, F, Wife, married, age 70, born Northampton
    Clara M. Brown, F, Daughter, single, age 39, born London, Middlesex
    Maria Brown, F, Daughter, single, age 33, born London, Middlesex
    Annie Williams, F, Servant, single, age 28, born London, Middlesex; occupation Cook
    Esther White, F, Servant, single, age 22, born York; occupation Housemaid

38Claremont House, London RoadDaniel Grover, M, Head, married, age 64, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: stone mason
    Charlotte Grover, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Rovelden, Kent
    Agnes Grover, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Harry Grover, M, Son, single, age 12, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: scholar
    William Grover, M, Son, age 10, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Elizabeth Henry, F, Visitor, widowed, age 40, born Middlesex
    Lily Henry, F, Visitor, single, age 13, born Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Thomas Brand, M, Lodger, single, age 31, born Sussex, occupation: draper's assistant

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