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

5High StreetSamuel C Grover, M, Head, married, age 67, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: bank manager
    Jane Grover, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Deptford, Kent
    Alexander J Coull, M, Stepson, single, age 21, born New Cross, Kent; occupation: grocer's assistant
    Hannah Creasey, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Tandridge, Surrey; occupation: kitchenmaid
    Rose Goodhue, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: housemaiid

5[Draper], High StreetWilliam Burt, M, Head, married, age 55, born Wadhurst, Sussex, occupation: master draper
    Amelia E Burt, F, Wife, married, age 56, born Dover, Kent
    Harry W Burt, M, Son, single, age 24, born Dover, Kent, occupation: draper's assistant
    Barrington M Jeanette, F, Assistant, single, age 30, born New Brompton, Kent; occupation: draper's assistant
    May Perrott, F, Apprentice, single, age 15, born Gloucestershire; occupation Draper's Apprentice
    Florence G Pursey, F, Apprentice, single, age 16, born Folkestone, Kent; occupation Draper's Apprentice
    Emily Milsted, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Canterbury, Kent; occupation: general domestic servant

5[Tailor], High StreetJohn Harris, M, Head, married, age 67, born Hertford, Hertfordshire; occupation: master tailor
    Elizabeth H Harris, F, Wife, married, age 71, born Westerham, Kent
    Lionel Goodall, M, Journeyman, single, age 22, born Farnham, Surrey; occupation: tailor journeyman
    Wattem E Allford, M, Apprentice, single, age 15, born Peckham, London; occupation: tailor's apprentice
    Edward F Jordon, M, Apprentice, single, age 15, born Paddington, London; occupation: tailor's apprentice
    Jane E Medhurst, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: general domestic servant
    Rose Medhurst, F, Servant, single, age 13, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: general domestic servant

5High StreetGeorge Clarke, M, Head, married, age 30, born Marlesford, Suffolk, occupation: saddler and harness maker
    Harriet Clarke, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Westerham, Kent
    George Clarke, M, Son, age 6, born Westerham, Kent, occupation: scholar
    Frank Clarke, M, Son, age 4, born East Church, Sheppy, occupation: scholar
    Jessie B Clarke, F, Daughter, age 2, born Westerham, Kent
    Edwin B Clarke, M, Son, age 3 months, born Westerham, Kent

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