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

2298 High StreetIsaac Corke, M, Head, widowed, age 64, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: mercer and draper
    Hubert A. Corke, M, Son, single, age 25, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: assistant
    Emily B. Corke, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: housekeeper
    Gertrude M. Corke, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: assistant
    Clara J. Garrord, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Seething, Norfolk; occupation: milliner
    Mary J. Osborne, F, Servant, single, age 14, born Seal, Kent; occupation Domestic servant
    George Corke, M, Nephew, single, age 26, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: ironmonger's assistant

221 Lock YardWilliam Brown, M, Head, married, age 60, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: town drainage labourer
    Mary A. Brown, F, Wife, married, age 65, born Bletchington, Oxford

222 Lock YardWilliam Wheeler, M, Head, married, age 49, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Tailor
    Charlotte B. B. Wheeler, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Cranborne, Dorset
    Mary L. Wheeler, F, Daughter, age 13, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Elizabeth S. Wheeler, F, Daughter, age 11, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Charlotte Wheeler, F, Daughter, age 9, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Nelly Wheeler, F, Daughter, age 7, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Scholar
    William Wheeler, M, Son, age 1, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Catherine Wheeler, F, Daughter, age 4, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Eva M. Wheeler, F, Daughter, age 1, born Sevenoaks, Kent

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