The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Shoreham, Kent Census
That part of the village of Otford that includes Preston Farm House, Catle Farm, Crown Inn, Crown Road, Shoreham Place and Romney Place
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

7Cottage, Crown RoadCharles Tye, M, Head, married, age 36, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Butcher
    Margarate Tye, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Shoreham, Kent
    Elizabeth Tye, F, Daughter, age 12, born Shoreham, Kent

7Cottage, Crown RoadJames Heath, M, Head, married, age 53, born Shoreham, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Caroline Heath, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Shoreham, Kent
    Elizabeth Heath, F, Daughter, age 10, born Shoreham, Kent

7Cottage, Crown RoadWilliam J. Bowers, M, Head, married, age 36, born Eynsford, Kent, occupation: paper maker
    Mary A. Bowers, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Shoreman, Kent
    William H. Bowers, M, Son, single, age 16, born Shoreman, Kent, occupation: paper maker
    Arthur J. Bowers, M, Son, age 13, born Charshalton, Surrey, occupation: scholar
    Blanch K. Bowers, F, Daughter, age 11, born Sundridge, Kent, occupation: scholar
    Louis Mazzer, M, Lodger, single, age 21, born Haller, Devon; occupation: paper maker

7Cottage, Crown RoadJohn Howell, M, Head, married, age 38, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: railway labourer
    Eliza Howell, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Shoreham, Kent
    Alice Howell, F, Daughter, age 1, born Shoreham, Kent
    Harriett Howell, F, Mother, widowed, age 75, born Hamsey, Sussex

7Cottage, Crown RoadJosiah Streatfield, M, Head, married, age 48, born Shoreham, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Jane B. Streatfield, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Shoreham, Kent
    William Bristow, M, Lodger, single, age 46, born Shoreham, Kent; occupation: farm labourer

7Cottage, Crown RoadAlfred N. Blunden, M, Head, married, age 51, born Bosham, Sussex, occupation: grocer's assistant
    Mary A. S. Blunden, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Hastings, Sussex

7Cottage, Crown RoadHenry Hackett, M, Head, married, age 35, born Shoreham, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Isabella Hackett, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Farningham, Kent

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