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

1260 High StreetCharles Dray, M, Head, single, age 26, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: draper and grocer
    Mary Ann Dray, F, Cousin, single, age 24
    Mary Ann Jones, F, Sevant, age 15, born Brasted, Kent; occupation: domestic servant
    Walter Coombs, M, Sevant, age 17, born Westerham, Kent, occupation: grocer assistant
    Walter Coombs, M, Sevant, age 17, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: grocer assistant
    Herbert Alfred Butley, M, Sevant, age 16, born Westerham, Kent, occupation: grocer assistant

1268 High StreetHenry Burkett, M, Head, married, age 52, born Rye, Sussex, occupation: butcher
    Christanna Burkett, F, Wife, married, age 58, born Chartham, Kent
    Emily Hull, F, Neice, single, age 21, born Rochester, Kent
    Alma J. Ranger, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

121 Guests YardThomas Guest, M, Head, married, age 28, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: traveller of mineral water
    Elizabeth Guest, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Lamberherst, Kent

122 Guests YardCharles Quittenden, M, Head, married, age 30, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: blacksmith's labourer
    Mary A. Quittenden, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Sussex
    Moses C. Quittenden, M, Son, age 3, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    William Quittenden, M, Son, age 1, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Allas Week, F, Relative, single, age 11, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Scholar

1270 High StreetGeorge Guest, M, Head, married, age 35, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: ironmonger and blacksmith
    Grace Guest, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Haggerston, Middlesex
    Madeline Guest, F, Daughter, age 5, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Grace Guest, F, Daughter, age 4, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Nora C. Guest, F, Daughter, age 3, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Edward G. Guest, M, Son, age 1, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Montague Guest, M, Son, age 4 m, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Gilbert Guest, M, Son, age 4 m, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Mary Quittenden, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: nurse

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