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

4Duncans YardElizabeth Gardiner, F, Head, widowed, age 72, born Cowden, Kent
    Henry Gardiner, M, Son, married, age 27, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: bricklayer's labourer
    Emma Gardiner, F, Son's Wife, married, age 29, born Westerham, Kent
    Alfred G Gardiner, F, Granddaughter, age 8, born London, Middlesex
    Mary E Gardiner, F, Granddaughter, age 7, born London, Middlesex
    Harry Gardiner, M, Grandson, age 11 months, born Westerham, Kent
    Amos Waters, M, Lodger, single, age 61, born Kent; occupation Farm Labourer
    Mary A Avery, F, Visitor, married, age 46, born Westerham, Kent
    Edith Avery, F, Visitor, age 5, born Brighton, Sussex

4Duncans YardGeorge Skinner, M, Head, married, age 46, born Brasted, Kent; occupation: gardener
    Kezia Skinner, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Briddpoles, Dorset
    William Skinner, M, Son, single, age 17, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: garden work
    Catherine Skinner, F, Daughter, age 12, born Westerham, Kent
    Alfred Skinner, M, Son, age 10, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Rose Skinner, F, Daughter, age 7, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Lillie Skinner, F, Daughter, age 4, born Westerham, Kent

4Duncans YardHenry Selley, M, Head, married, age 48, born St Thomas, Exeter, Devon; occupation: gardener
    Sarah Selley, F, Wife, married, age 49, born West Allington, Bridport, Dorset
    Charles Selley, M, Son, single, age 14, born Exeter, Devon; occupation: employed in gardens
    Arthur Selley, M, Son, age 11, born St Johns, Weymouth, Dorset

4Duncans YardRichard Miles, M, Head, married, age 46, born Limpsfield, Surrey; occupation: farm labourer
    Jane Miles, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Brasted, Kent
    William Miles, M, Brother, widowed, age 43, born Limpsfield, Surrey; occupation: farm labourer

4Duncans YardDavid Collins, M, Head, married, age 31, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: general labourer
    Emily Collins, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Westerham, Kent
    Robert E Collins, M, Son, age 10, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Edith Collins, F, Daughter, age 8, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Emily Collins, F, Daughter, age 4, born Westerham, Kent
    Robert Howard, M, Father-in-law, widowed, age 71, born Titsey, Surrey; occupation: farm labourer
    George R Howard, M, Brother, single, age 25, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: farm labourer

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