The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Goudhurst Census
Reference RG 11/939: Goudhurst Enumeration District No 1; District: Cranbrook Union; Enumerator: E. Usherwood
Goudhurst part of: Comprising part of the Ecclesiastical District of Kilndown; Christ Church.
All that East part of the Ecclesiastical District of Kilndown in the parish of Goudhurst lying on each side of the road from Pattenden, to Bedgbury and Flimwell, including Piles Heath, Combwell, Stone Crouch and Rosemary Lane.
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

15Three ChimneysRobert Standen, M, Head, married, age 31, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Sarah Standen, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Goudhurst, Kent
    Florence Standen, F, Daughter, age 7 m, born Goudhurst, Kent
    Edwin Green, M, Boarder, single, age 40, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: farm labourer

15Three ChimneysJames Funnell, M, Head, married, age 57, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Ann Funnell, F, Wife, married, age 67, born Lamberhurst, Kent
    Phebe Goodall, F, Boarder, single, age 16, born Brenchley, Kent

15Three ChimneysWilliam Picknell, M, Head, widowed, age 41, born Seaford, Sussex; occupation: shepherd
    Sarah J. Picknell, F, Daughter, age 15, born Goudhurst, Kent
    Albert Picknell, M, Son, age 13, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Lydia Picknell, F, Daughter, age 12, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Mary E. Picknell, F, Daughter, age 10, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    William Picknell, M, Son, age 8, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Emily Picknell, F, Daughter, age 6, born Goudhurst, Kent
    Elizabeth R. Picknell, F, Daughter, age 3, born Goudhurst, Kent
    Mildred A. Picknell, F, Daughter, age 1, born Goudhurst, Kent

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