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

16Three ChimneysThomas Styles, M, Head, married, age 58, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Sarah Styles, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Goudhurst, Kent
    Lucy Styles, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Goudhurst, Kent
    Arthur Styles, M, Son, single, age 15, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Harriett Styles, F, Daughter, single, age 12, born Goudhurst, Kent

16Forge FarmIsaac Standen, M, Head, married, age 73, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farmer of 197 acres
    Emma Standen, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Guestling, Sussex
    Charles Standen, M, Son, age 28, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: farmer's son
    J. Edward Standen, M, Son, single, age 24, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: farmer's son
    T. Albert Standen, M, Son, single, age 20, born Yalding, Kent; occupation: farmer's son
    Louisa Standen, F, Daughter, married, age 36, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    F. Charles Standen, M, Grandson, age 2, born Littlehampton, Sussex
    E. Louisa Standen, F, Granddaughter, age 1, born Mayfield, Sussex
    George Barr, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: farm labourer

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