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

2194 High StreetHenry Payne, M, Head, married, age 61, born East Grinsted, Sussex; occupation: shoe maker
    Clara Sewell, F, Granddaughter, age 14, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: dressmaker

21Rose & Crown YardWilliam Knight, M, Head, married, age 33, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: job master
    Hannah Knight, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Horsmenden, Kent
    Ann Knight, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Elizabeth Knight, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Alice Knight, F, Daughter, single, age 11, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Mary Knight, F, Daughter, single, age 8, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Florence Knight, F, Daughter, single, age 3, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Minna Knight, F, Daughter, single, age 1, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    William Knight, M, Son, single, age 7, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Thomas Stanley, M, Boarder, single, age 44, born Buckingham; occupation: stable man and groom
    Richard Kimber, M, Boarder, single, age 20, born Surrey; occupation: stable man and groom
    Charles Cooper, M, Boarder, single, age 40, born Hampshire; occupation: stable man and groom
    William Jeffrey, M, Boarder, single, age 51, born Surrey; occupation: carpenter

21Rose & Crown, 96 High StreetJohn Larbey, M, Head, married, age 37, born London; occupation: hotel keeper
    Mary A. Larbey, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Sutton, Kent
    Kate Larbey, F, Daughter, age 6, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    John G. Larbey, M, Son, age 5, born Hastings, Sussex
    Richard M. Larbey, M, Son, age 3, born Hastings, Sussex
    Frank C. Larbey, M, Son, age 1, born Hastings, Sussex
    Harry G. Larbey, M, Son, age 4 m, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Ellen Richardson, F, Sister, widowed, age 42, born London, Middlesex; occupation: annuitant
    T. E. Meray, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Seal, Kent; occupation: barmaid
    Mary A. Davis, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Exeter, Devon; occupation: housemaid
    Edward A. Powell, M, Servant, single, age 17, born Warwick; occupation Billiard Maker
    Alfred S. Dunks, M, Servant, single, age 14, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: under boots
    T. Louisa Towlle, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation Housemaid
    Winifred Cowel, F, Servant, single, age 13, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: nursemaid

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