The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Sevenoaks, Kent Census
That part of Sevenoaks that includes Cross Keys, Oak Lane and Kippington
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]
Sheet    Place    Census entry
1Belle Vue, The CommonF. J. Underwood, M, Head, married, age 39, born London; occupation Landowner And Merchant
1Belle Vue Lodge, The CommonWm. Peasland, M, Head, married, age 54, born Winslow, Buckingham; occupation Coachman
1Belle Vue Cottage, The CommonAndrew Hume, M, Head, married, age 49, born Scotland; occupation: gardener
1Park Cottages, The CommonCharles Cronk, M, Head, married, age 39, born London, Middlesex, occupation: carpenter
2Park Cottages, The CommonWilliam Folkes, M, Head, married, age 35, born Kempston, Bedford; occupation: groom
2Park Cottages, The CommonWilliam Turner, M, Head, married, age 54, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: gardener
2Shaw WellR. W. P. Battiscombe, M, Head, married, age 52, born London, Middlesex, occupation: annuitant
21 Baileys HillWilliam May, M, Head, married, age 57, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
22 Baileys HillRobert Boakes, M, Head, married, age 33, born Sundridge, Kent, occupation: farm labourer
33 Baileys HillGeorge Rogers, M, Head, married, age 42, born Buley, Hampshire; occupation: farm labourer
4Fig Street FarmWilliam J. Coomber, M, Head, married, age 43, born Sevenoaks, Kent, occupation: farmer
4Dibden FarmGeorge Wright, M, Head, married, age 56, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation Farm labourer
4Dibden FarmGeorge Jarrett, M, Head, married, age 55, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation Farm labourer
4DibdenJoseph Yearnsley, M, Head, married, age 40, born Croydon, Surrey; occupation Farm labourer
4Mill Bank, DibdenWilliam Wright, M, Head, married, age 37, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation Farm labourer
5Mill Bank Dibden Dog KennelsThomas Turner, M, Head, married, age 52, born Whatlington, Oxford; occupation: gamekeeper
52 Dog Kennels, Mill Bank, DibdenJames Shrubb, M, Head, married, age 50, born Sundridge, Kent; occupation: gamekeeper
5BrittainsFrances Older, F, Head, widowed, age 45, born Tonbridge, Kent, employs 6 labourers and 2 boys; occupation Farmer
5Montreal ParkEarl Amherst, M, Head, married, age 75, born Grosvenor St, St Georges, London; occupation peer of the realm
7Montreal LodgeJohn Ketteringham, M, Head, married, age 69, born Stratton Park, Hampshire, handicap: partially deaf; occupation: retired coachman
7Brittains CottagePerrin Grant, M, Head, married, age 27, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm bailiff
7Fell Mongers CottageRichard Oxenbridge, M, Head, widowed, age 90, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Retired farm labourer
8Fever Hospital, Oak LaneGeorge Heath, M, Head, married, age 61, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: local board road labourer
8Cross Keys, Oak LaneStephen Allard, M, Head, married, age 73, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
8Cross Keys, Oak LaneCharles Quittenden, M, Head, married, age 55, born Chevening, Kent; occupation: farm bailiff
8Oakfield Grange, Oak LaneEdward Webb, M, Head, married, age 55, born St Pancras, Middlesex; occupation Wharf proprietor
9Oakfield Grange Room over stable, Oak LaneBenjamin Seal, M, Head, married, age 24, born Sundridge, Kent; occupation Coachman
9Oak Grange Lodge, Oak LaneFrederick Miles, M, Head, married, age 41, born Somerby, Leicester; occupation: gardener
9Thorn Hill, Oak LaneAlbert Druce, M, Head, married, age 46, born Woodford, Essex; occupation: rectifyer
9Thornhill Lodge, Oak LaneCharles Dodkin, M, Head, married, age 27, born Melbourne, Cambridge; occupation: coachman
10Oaklane CottageGeorge Saunders, M, Head, married, age 44, born Chearsley, Buckingham; occupation: gardener
10Kirkelley, Oak LaneRobert Harry Humphrey, M, Head, single, age 35, born Brixton, Surrey; occupation Engineer Mechanical
10Kirkelley Room over stable, Oak LaneHenry Nye, M, Head, married, age 56, born Hampton, Middlesex; occupation Coachman
10Water Works, Oak LaneEdward T. Hunter, M, Head, married, age 45, born Middlesex; occupation: water works manager and secretary
10Garden Cottage, Oak LaneJohn Rivers, M, Head, married, age 40, born Gt Horkesley, Essex; occupation Gardener
11Kippington Lodge, Oak LaneEzra Bourne, M, Head, married, age 51, born Warehorne, Kent, occupation: gardener
11Kippington Gardeners CottageGeorge Sears, M, Head, married, age 37, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: gardener
11Kippington HouseWilliam Jas. Thompson, M, Head, married, age 63, born London, Middlesex; occupation Tea and colonial broker
12Kippington Cottage, KippingtonWilliam Henry Nower, M, Head, married, age 66, born Otterden, Kent; occupation Carpenter
12Kippington Cottage, KippingtonIsaac Sears, M, Head, married, age 35, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: gardener
12Kippington Cottage, KippingtonEdmund Thorne, M, Head, married, age 39, born Tooting, Surrey; occupation Coachman
12Kippington Cottage, KippingtonGeorge Walter Ashman, M, Head, married, age 33, born Horsley, Gloucester; occupation: gardeners assistant
13Kippington Cottage, KippingtonWilliam Pearce, M, Head, married, age 46, born Chipstead, Kent; occupation Shepherd And Cowman
131 Cross KeysWilliam Rogers, M, Head, married, age 68, born Sheffield
132 Cross KeysFrederick Galloway, M, Head, married, age 28, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: carter
13Kings FarmMary Ann Knight, F, Head, widowed, age 71, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: farmer
13Kings FarmThomas Knight, M, Head, married, age 29, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: gardener
13Ashgrove CottageFrederick Thorne, M, Head, married, age 62, born Longleat, Wiltshire; occupation Estate manager and farm bailiff
14Ashgrove Garden CottageJohn Powell, M, Head, single, age 20, born Foy, Hereford; occupation Gardener
14Ashgrove CottageCharles Martin, M, Head, married, age 58, born Wellow, Wiltshire; occupation: cowman
14AshgroveSarah Wain, F, Head, widowed, age 63, born Chichester, Sussex; occupation Housekeeper
14AshgroveMargaret Roberts, F, Head, single, age 42, born Llandales, Denbigh, Wales; occupation Housemaid
14AshgroveElizabeth S. Holloway, F, Head, single, age 26, born Millbrook, Hampshire; occupation: laundry maid
14AshgroveLouisa Millson, F, Head, single, age 19, born Midgham, Berkshire; occupation: laundry maid
14AshgroveCrnelius Smithers, M, Head, single, age 13, born Sevenoaks Weald, Kent; occupation: groom
14Ashgrove LodgeWilliam Waite, M, Head, widowed, age 90, born Seal, Kent; occupation: coachman
14Windmill Cottage, Sevenoaks CommonWilliam Hider, M, Head, married, age 39, born Seal, Kent; occupation: carpenter
15London RoadObediah Hills, M, Head, married, age 39, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

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