The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Sevenoaks, Kent Census
That part of Sevenoaks that includes Knole, Alms Houses, High Street (even numbers), Bricklayers Arms, Redman Place, Smiths Court, Lock Yard, Slaughter House Lane and the Police Station
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

4Alms Houses 5Elizabeth Murray, F, Head, widowed, age 56, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: annuitant

4Alms Houses 6Elizabeth Bird, F, Head, widowed, age 69, born Sevenoaks, Kent, occupation: annuitant
    Jane King, F, Daughter, widowed, age 42, born Ightham, Kent, occupation: dressmaker

4Alms Houses 7Richard Reynolds, M, Head, married, age 91, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Carpenter

4Alms Houses 8George Garson, M, Head, married, age 66, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: stone quarry labourer
    Jane Garson, F, Wife, married, age 64, born Sevenoaks, Kent

4Alms Houses 9Jane Seymour, F, Head, widowed, age 77, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Annuitant

4Alms Houses 10George Beckley, M, Head, widowed, age 83, born Sevenoaks, Kent, occupation: wesleyan local preacher

4Alms Houses 11Hannah Brown, F, Head, widowed, age 80, born Cobham, Surrey; occupation: annuitant

4Alms Houses 12Olive Wood, F, Head, widowed, age 75, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Annuitant
    Mary Bennett, F, Daughter, widowed, age 45, born Seal, Kent; occupation Nurse

4Alms Houses 13Ann F. Kingsland, F, Head, widowed, age 80, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: annuitant
    Mary A. Kingsland, F, Daughter, single, age 46, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: nurse

4Alms Houses 14Jane Hoare, F, Head, single, age 78, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: annuitant

4Alms Houses 15Matilda Guest, F, Head, single, age 75, born Langrow, Sussex; occupation: annuitant

4Alms Houses 17Sarah Fletcher, F, Head, widowed, age 75, born London, Middlesex; occupation: upholstress

4Alms Houses 18William Yates, M, Head, widowed, age 88, born Dunton Green, Kent; occupation Former bricklayer

4Alms Houses 19William Standen, M, Head, widowed, age 99, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: labourer
    Elanor Standen, F, Daughter, single, age 52, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: needle woman

4Alms Houses 20Jane Stevenson, F, Head, single, age 64, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: former nurse

4Alms Houses 21Sam Miller, M, Head, married, age 70, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: tailor
    Edith Miller, F, Wife, married, age 64, born Osborne, Isle of Wight, Hampshire
    Anne S. Miller, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Sevenoaks, Kent

4Alms Houses 22John Austen, M, Head, married, age 64, born Sevenoaks, Kent, handicap: blind; occupation: carpenter
    Hannah Austen, F, Wife, married, age 62, born Tonbridge, Kent

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