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

19Cottage, StreetEdward Tyler, M, Head, married, age 36, born Shoreham, Kent; occupation Gardener
    Elenor Tyler, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Elenor Tyler, F, Daughter, age 10, born Shoreham, Kent
    Lucy Tyler, F, Daughter, age 9, born Shoreham, Kent
    Rose Tyler, F, Daughter, age 6, born Shoreham, Kent
    Joseph Whiffin, M, Lodger, single, age 22, born Shoreham, Kent; occupation Farm labourer
    Thomas Beal, M, Lodger, single, age 22, born Greenwich, Kent, occupation: painter

19Cottage, StreetMarianne Shepherd, F, Head, married, age 32, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: dressmaker
    Sarah Batchelor, F, Visitor, married, age 70, born Meopham, Kent

19Cottage, StreetWilliam Batchelor, M, Head, married, age 66, born Kemsing, Kent, occupation: farm labourer
    John Batchelor, M, Grandson, single, age 13, born Shoreham, Kent, occupation: grocer's porter

19Cottage, StreetAaron Whitehead, M, Head, married, age 30, born Shoreham, Kent; occupation Baker
    Jane Whitehead, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Shoreham, Kent
    Horace Whitehead, M, Son, age 6, born Shoreham, Kent
    Henry Whitehead, M, Son, age 4, born Shoreham, Kent
    Kate Whitehead, F, Daughter, age 1, born Shoreham, Kent

19Cottage, StreetJoseph Dattling, M, Head, married, age 38, born Dover, Kent; occupation: railway guard
    Susannah Dattling, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Shoreham, Kent
    Sarah E. Dattling, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Shoreham, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Walter M. Dattling, M, Son, age 11, born Shoreham, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Henry Dattling, M, Son, age 3, born Shoreham, Kent

19Cottage, StreetMary J. Clarke, F, Head, widowed, age 56, born Shoreham, Kent; occupation: annuitant
    Emily Clarke, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Wrotham, Kent
    Amelia Salliss, F, Visitor, single, age 5, born Greenwich, Kent; occupation: scholar

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