The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1891 Edenbridge Census
Reference RG12/675: District: Sevenoaks; Sub-District: Penshurst; Enumerator: Edward Allen
Boundary Bounded on the North by Westerham Parish, on the East by Hever Parish (detached portion), on the South by the South Eastern Railway, on the West by Limpsfield Parish
Contents All that part of the Parish that lies on the North of the South Eastern Railway comprising Hilders Farm, Troy Town, Batchelors and Hole Farm, Russetts, Eden Cottages, Hothford, Lyndhurst, Ashent, Marlpit Hill, Br.... Farm, the South Eastern Station and Cottages, Albion Hotel, Marlpit farm, Littles and Great Mousers. Also Broxham Farm and Cottages, Blunt Brook, Buxham Pound, Prettyman, Belmon Green and Luckhurst Farm
The Whole in the Parliamentary Division of Tonbridge
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

2Albion Hotel, Marlpit HillMary Barnes, F, Head, widowed, age 52, born Chatham, Kent; occupation: hotel keeper
    Emma Barnes, F, Daughter, single, age 29, born Chatham, Kent
    Walla Barnes, M, Son, single, age 21, born Chatham, Kent; occupation: hotel keeper's assistant
    B E Barnes, M, Son, single, age 18, born Chatham, Kent; occupation: clerk
    Ethel Barnes, F, Daughter, age 11, born Chatham, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Florence Barnes, F, Daughter, age 13, born Chatham, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Huhut Barnes, M, Son, age 10, born Chatham, Kent
    Lilian Barnes, F, Daughter, age 9, born Chelsea, London
    Fred Barnes, M, Son, age 7, born Chelsea, London
    Ellen Akhurst, F, Servant, single, age 29, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: general domestic servant
    A J Herring, M, Boarder, married, age 36, born Salisbury, Devon; occupation: coachman
     Sculcher, M, Servant, single, age 64, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: odd man

2Marlpit HouseFrank Holmden, M, Head, married, age 56, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: living on own means
    Sarah A Holmden, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: living on own means
    Adeline Holmden, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Sutton Deal, Kent
    Benjamin D Holmden, M, Son, single, age 16, born Sutton Deal, Kent
    Margaret Chandler, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: cook
    Hilda Divall, F, Servant, single, age 23, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: housemaid

2Marlpit CottageJames Jenner, M, Head, single, age 22, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: coachman

2Marlpit CottageEdward Everest, M, Head, married, age 56, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: gardener
    Ellen Everest, F, Wife, married, age 56, born Edenbridge, Kent
    Thomas Everest, M, Son, single, age 23, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: railway worker
    Alver Everest, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: dressmaker
    George T Everest, M, Son, age 12, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar

2Swan InnCaroline Brooker, F, Head, widowed, age 66, born Cowden, Kent; occupation: beerhouse keeper
    Frances E Brooker, F, Daughter, single, age 31, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: beerhouse keeper's assistant
    Albert R Brooker, M, Son, single, age 25, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: carpenter

2Little Mowshurst FarmJoseph T Martin, M, Head, married, age 34, born Buxted, Sussex; occupation: farmer
    Lizzie Martin, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Buxted, Sussex
    Keith Peerless, M, Brother-in-law, single, age 16, born Crowborough, Sussex; occupation: learning farming

2Great Mowshurst FarmGeorge Bookham, M, Head, married, age 53, born Brasted, Kent, occupation: farmer
    Francis Bookham, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Wrotham, Kent
    George Bookham, M, Son, single, age 23, born Hever, Kent, occupation: farm work
    Mary Ann Bookham, F, Daughter, age 10, born Hever, Kent
    Ernest Bookham, M, Son, age 8, born Edenbridge, Kent

2Mowshurst CottageThomas Gillet, M, Head, married, age 48, born Salehurst, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
    Caroline Gillet, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Maresfield, Sussex

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