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

9London RoadWilliam Smither, M, Head, married, age 45, born Headcorn, Kent; occupation: bricklayer
    Harriet Smither, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
    William Smither, M, Son, single, age 20, born Islington, London; occupation: carman
    Alfred Smither, M, Son, single, age 17, born St Pancras, London; occupation: brewer's labourer
    Thomas Smither, M, Son, age 9, born Kilburn, Middlesex; occupation: scholar

9London RoadWilliam H Evans, M, Head, married, age 69, born Cambs, Gloucestershire; occupation: valuer
    Arabella Evans, F, Wife, married, age 68, born Stinchcombe, Gloucestershire
    Maltilda S Lambourne, F, Niece, single, age 30, born Reading, Berkshire

9London RoadFrederic J Strudwick, M, Head, married, age 43, born Westerham, Kent; occupation Joiner
    Susan Strudwick, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Gt Fenborough, Suffolk
    Frederic B Strudwick, M, Son, single, age 14, born Westerham, Kent; occupation Nurseryman's Apprentice
    Susan B Strudwick, F, Daughter, single, age 10, born Westerham, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Frank Levett Strudwick, M, Son, age 7, born Westerham, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Gertrude N Strudwick, F, Daughter, age 4, born Westerham, Kent

9London RoadJohn R Read, M, Head, married, age 61, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation Engine Cleaner
    Jane Read, F, Wife, married, age 67, born Chiddingstone, Kent

9London RoadBenjamin Quittenden, M, Head, married, age 48, born Sundridge, Kent; occupation: nursery foreman
    Sarah Quittenden, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Brasted, Kent

9London RoadEdward Roberts, M, Head, married, age 50, born Northleach, Gloucestershire; occupation Nursery Foreman
    Ann Roberts, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Gt Wiseton, Leicestershire
    Eva Gray, F, Granddaughter, age 6, born Windsor, Berkshire; occupation Scholar

9London RoadSophia Selby, F, Head, widowed, age 59, born Shoreham, Kent
    Henry J Selby, M, Son, single, age 19, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: gardener
    Albert E Selby, M, Son, single, age 16, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: ironmonger's assistant

9Sunny BankJohn Cattell, M, Head, married, age 37, born Westerham, Kent; occupation: living on own means
    Mary Cattell, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Waddingham, Lincolnshire
    Charles Baker, M, Boarder, married, age 23, born Sussex; occupation: gardener

9Sunny BankCharles W Wood, M, Head, married, age 38, born Canterbury, Kent; occupation Station Master
    Charlotte Wood, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Hadlow, Kent
    Dorothy A W Wood, F, Daughter, age 1, born Westerham, Kent

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