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]

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Sheet    Place    Census entry

712 High StreetEdward Martin, M, Head, widowed, age 41, born Hailsham, Surrey, employs 3 men and 2 boys; occupation: baker and corn dealer
    Susannah Bourah, F, Neice, single, age 17, born Epsom, Surrey; occupation: housekeeper
    Ester Ewins, F, Servant, single, age 27, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: domestic servant
    Alfred Bowles, M, Servant, single, age 17, born London; occupation: baker's boy
    Ann Pym, F, Lodger, single, age 51, born West Malling, Kent; occupation Private income from property

714 High StreetAdam Young, M, Head, single, age 33, born Gosbeton, Lincoln; occupation General Practitioner
    Amey Young, F, Sister, single, age 30, born Gosbeton, Lincoln
    Amy A. Wickin, F, Sevant, single, age 30, born Westerham, Kent; occupation Cook
    Louisa Penfold, F, Sevant, single, age 19, born Westerham, Kent; occupation Housemaid

716 High StreetWilliam Dray, M, Head, married, age 62, born Ashford, Kent; occupation: draper and grocer
    Martha Dray, F, Wife, married, age 61, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Sarah Waton, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Seal, Kent; occupation Servant
    Charles Barnes, M, Visitor, married, age 51, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: farmer

718 High StreetMargarette Hodgson, F, Head, single, age 39, born Dollington, Durham; occupation: cook
    Phoebe Sawyer, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: kitchenmaid

720 High StreetGeorge H. Stokes, M, Head, married, age 25, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: cabinet maker
    Elizabeth Stokes, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Leybourne, Kent
    Eva Stokes, F, Daughter, single, age 5, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Alice Stokes, F, Daughter, age 3, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Sarah Stokes, F, Daughter, age 1, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Charles Pople, M, Lodger, age 26, born Marylebone, Middlesex; occupation Coach Body Maker

722 High StreetFrederick Gaseline, M, Head, married, age 47, born Swallowfield, Berkshire; occupation: greengrocer
    Mary Gaseline, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Hastoby, Lincoln
    Thos. Gaseline, M, Father, widowed, age 78, born Swallowfield, Berkshire; occupation: independent
    Richard Ford, M, Nurse Child, age 3, born Reachoney, Berkshire
    Arthur Rick, M, Lodger, single, age 19, born Bexhill, Sussex; occupation Harness Maker
    George Turcock, M, Lodger, single, age 22, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation Groom

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