The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1891 Westerham Census
Reference RG12/674: Sevenoaks Enumeration District No 17
Enumerator: Mr Charles William Hooker
Boundary North by the Parish of Cudham; East by the Road leading from London to Edenbridge; South by the Godstone Road; and West by the Parishes of Limpsfield, Titsey and Tatsfield
Contents All that part of the Sum of Westerham Parish lying West of Edenbridge and London Road, and north side of Godstone Road, including Rysted Lane Farley Common to the Boundary of Limpsfield Parish; on the West Gaysham Farm and Court Lodge Farm.
The whole in the parliamentary division of Sevenoaks
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

2Delegards, Croydon RoadWilliam Clayson, M, Head, married, age 53, born Nonington, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Ann Maria Clayson, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Brabourne, Kent
    William H Clayson, M, Son, single, age 19, born Wye, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Alice Mary Clayson, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Wye, Kent

2Delegards, Croydon RoadHarry Card, M, Head, married, age 24, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: cellarman in brewery
    Celia Card, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Hawkhurst, Kent
    Nellie E Card, F, Daughter, age 3 months, born Westerham, Kent

2The Grange, High StreetThomas W Knipe, M, Head, widowed, age 68, born Water Newton, Huntingdonshire; occupation: clerk in holy orders
    Eleanor Buller, F, Sister-in-law, widowed, age 70, born Cookham, Berkshire
    Elizabeth M Jeanes, F, Housekeeper, single, age 47, born Leigh, Dorset; occupation: housekeeper
    Alice Jenner, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: general domestic servant
    Ann Wright, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Borrough Green, Cambridgeshire

2[Grocer], High StreetEmma Atkinson, F, Head, widowed, age 60, born Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire; occupation: grocer and provision merchant
    William H Atkinson, M, Son, single, age 34, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: grocer manager
    George A Atkinson, M, Son, single, age 29, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: warehouseman
    Alice M Atkinson, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born Westerham, Kent
    Annie Atkinson, F, Granddaughter, age 6, born Hadlow, Kent
    Sarah Lilian Bussell, F, Visitor, single, age 25, born Tulse Hill, Surrey
    Eliza Ann Owen, F, Servant, single, age 29, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation General Domestic Servant
    Walter T Starr, F, Assistant, single, age 19, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: grocer's assistant
    Ernest Edw Scrace, M, Assistant, single, age 24, born Frant, Kent; occupation: grocer's assistant

2High StreetWilliam Lovell, M, Head, married, age 52, born Albury, Surrey; occupation: carpenter and joiner
    Mary A Lovell, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Wallington, Surrey
    Alice M Lovell, F, Daughter, single, age 7, born Manchester, Lancashire

2High StreetHarriet S Clark, F, Head, single, age 48, born Crambourn, Dorset, occupation: principal of boarding and day school

2Chapel HouseJoseph A T Skinner, M, Head, married, age 53, born Bruton, Somerset; occupation: congregational minister
    Sophia Skinner, F, Wife, married, age 58, born Islington, Middlesex
    Ellen Baker, F, Sister-in-law, single, age 43, born Southampton, Hampshire; occupation: school governess

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