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

8HoathHenry Kneller, M, Head, married, age 59, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: bricklayer
    Dennis Kneller, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Chiddingstone, Kent
    Ann Child, F, Daughter, widowed, age 23, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: size paster at paper factory

8HoathGeorge Edwards, M, Head, married, age 62, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: bricklayer
    Harriet Edwards, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Penshurst, Kent
    John Edwards, M, Son, single, age 35, born Chiddingstone, Kent
    Frederick Edwards, M, Son, single, age 18, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: bricklayer's labourer

8HoathStephen Jenner, M, Head, married, age 36, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Frances Jenner, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Wrotham, Kent; occupation: dressmaker
    Sarah E. Jenner, F, Daughter, age 11, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    William H. Jenner, M, Son, age 5, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Thomice J. Jenner, M, Step Son, age 1, born Malling, Kent

8HoathPhillip Austen, M, Head, married, age 66, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: bricklayer
    Eliza Austen, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Wedham, Sussex

8HoathRobert King, M, Head, married, age 56, born Hever, Kent; occupation: garden labourer
    Ann King, F, Wife, married, age 73, born Hartfield, Sussex
    Joseph Cowlard, M, Lodger, single, age 63, born Limpsfield, Surrey, occupation: cordwainer

8HoathHenry Gower, M, Head, married, age 28, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: wheelwright
    Martha Gower, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Agnes J. Gower, F, Daughter, age 2, born Cowden, Kent

8HoathAlbert Stubbings, M, Head, married, age 29, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Bricklayer
    Fanny Stubbings, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Chiddingstone, Kent
    Harry Stubbings, M, Son, age 1, born Chiddingstone, Kent
    Jack Stubbings, M, Son, age 7 m, born Chiddingstone, Kent

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