The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Chiddingstone, Kent Census
That part of the Parish of Chiddingstone that includes Hoath Corner, Hoath and Finch Green
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

3Rock InnJohn Pocock, M, Head, married, age 29, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Innkeeper
    Eliza Pocock, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Penshurst, Kent
    John Pocock, M, Son, age 5, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Ethel Pocock, F, Daughter, age 1, born Chiddingstone, Kent

3Hoath CornerThomas Brooks, M, Head, married, age 68, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: bricklayer
    Eliza Brooks, F, Wife, married, age 67, born Penshurst, Kent
    Clara Brooks, F, Grandaur, single, age 20, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: school teacher

3Hoath CornerSamuel Coulstock, M, Head, married, age 46, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Lucy Coulstock, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Hever, Kent
    Lucy J. Coulstock, F, Daughter, age 11, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Walter W. Coulstock, M, Son, age 8, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Ernest S. Coulstock, M, Son, age 2, born Penshurst, Kent

3Hoath CornerWilliam Chandler, M, Head, married, age 66, born Chiddingstone, Kent, occupation: farm labourer
    Martha Chandler, F, Wife, married, age 63, born Chiddingstone, Kent
    William Baker, M, Grandson, single, age 20, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: carpenter

3Hoath CornerFrederick Child, M, Head, married, age 26, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Ellen Child, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Penshurst, Kent
    Rhoda Child, F, Daughter, age 7, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Albert Child, M, Son, age 4, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Edith E. Child, F, Daughter, age 1, born Penshurst, Kent

3Hoath CornerWalter J. Greagsbey, M, Head, married, age 24, born Canterbury, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Annie Greagsbey, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Cowden, Kent
    Eva Coulstock, F, Sister, age 7, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: scholar

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