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Alkham, Kent

1851 Census


Transcribed by Dorothy Holden

Entire 1851 census for Alkham. All born Kent unless otherwise stated
Please note that although care has been taken to correctly transcribe names/places the writing was far from easy to read. If anyone wishes an entry to be checked please let me know and I will check again.


Hasburton Court

COLLARD    William married aged 49 Farmer of 10 acres employs 1 man b Alkham
                   Mary wife aged 49 b Charing
                   George son aged 11 Scholar b Alkham
                   Elizabeth sister unmarried aged 51 Land proprietor b Alkham  Deaf
DAWKINGE   Daniel widower aged 63 servant  Agricultural labourer b Guston
NASH       John unmarried aged 30 servant Agricultural labourer b Guston
PRESCOTT   Andrew unmarried aged 18 servant Agricultural labourer b Lydden

COLLARD    Ambrose married aged 54 Farmer of 25 acres employs 2 men b Alkham
                   Susan wife aged 40 b Hougham
                   Ambrose son aged 4 b Alkham
                   Sarah daughter aged 3 b Alkham
                   Sarah sister unmarried aged 58 Land proprieter b Alkham

SMITH      Daniel married aged 59 Agricultural labourer b Alkham
                   Susanah wife aged 53 b Alkham

MOSLIN     William married aged 45 Labourer b Alkham
                   Ann wife aged 38 b Alkham
                   Ingram son aged 12 b Alkham
                   William son aged 9 b Alkham
                   Margaret daughter aged 8 b Alkham
                   John son aged 6 b Alkham
                   James son aged 1 b Alkham
                   John brother unmarried aged 57 Agricultural labourer b Alkham

LADD       John married aged 60 Bricklayer b Sandwich
                   Mary wife aged 59 b Ash
                   Henry son married aged 21 Bricklayer b Alkham
                   Frances daughter in law aged 27 b Folkestone
                   Mary daughter unmarried aged 18 no occupation b Alkham

Chilton

DAVISON    John widower aged 85  Farmer 345 acres employed 3 labourers b Hougham
                   Hannah daughter unmarried aged 52 b Charing
                   Jane daughter unmarried aged 29 b Alkham
                   William son unmarried aged 26 b Alkham
                   John son unmarried aged 22 b Alkham
APPLETON   Ann servant unmarried House servant b Kensington
TATTON     William servant unmarried Agricultural labourer b Coldred
TATTON     James servant unmarried Agricultural labourer b Coldred
BAILEY     John servant unmarried Agricultural labourer b Buckland
TAYLOR     David servant unmarried Agricultural labourer b Hawkinge
MARFIN     Edward servant unmarried Agricultural labourer b Alkham
COTTON     Thomas servant unmarried Agricultural labourer b Shepherdswell

Ewell Minnis

FINN       Thomas widower aged 50 Labourer b Alkham
                   Emily daughter aged 11 At home b Alkham
                   William son aged 9 At home b Alkham
                   David son aged 7 At home b Alkham
                   Hannah daughter aged 5 At home b Alkham
                   Susannah daughter aged 2 At home b Alkham

ANSELL     John married aged 62 Pensioner b Highworth
                   Elizabeth wife aged 67 b Wingham?
HAYWARD    William unmarried servant aged 55 Agricultural labourer b Shepherdswell

CHIDWICK   Edward married aged 40 Agricultural labourer b Hougham
                   Jane wife aged 27 b Nonington

DENNE      George married aged 52 Grazier b River
                   Esther wife aged 50 b Swingfield
                   George son unmarried aged 21 Graziers son b Alkham
                   Esther daughter aged 15 b Alkham
                   John son aged 8 b Alkham
PIDDOCKS   Sarah unmarried servant aged 58 House servant b Swingfield
HAWKINS    Harriet visitor aged 12 Scholar b Lyminge

MARSH      Daniel married aged 28 Labourer b Lydden
                   Elizabeth wife aged 27 b Broadstairs
                   Richard son aged 7 b Lydden
                   Robert son aged 5 b Lydden
                   William son aged 3 b Lydden
                   Elizabeth daughter aged 5 months b Alkham

ROLFE      William widower aged 53 Labourer b Alkham
                   Jane daughter unmarried aged 17 b Alkham
                   Thomas son aged 11 b Alkham
                   George son aged 8 b Alkham

SMITH      John married aged 66 Grazier b Alkham
                   Rachael wife aged 62 b Hawkinge
                   John son unmarried aged 38 Woodman b Alkham
                   James son unmarried aged 19 Woodman b Alkhan

BOURN      Thomas married aged 60 Grazier b Hawkinge
                   Sarah wife aged 55 b Alkham
                   James son unmarried aged 29 Woodman b Alkham
                   Thomas son aged 14 Graziers son b Alkham
                   George son aged 10 b Alkham

HOITON     William unmarried aged 39 Agricultural labourer b Alkham

BUR        William married aged 40 Agricultural labourer b Martin
                   Mary wife aged 36 b Ewell
MARTIN     Richard brother in law unmarried aged 20 Agricultural labourer b Ewell

JARVIS     Edward married aged 39 Farm labourer aged Ewell
                   Sarah Ann wife aged 35 b Alkham
                   Susanah daughter aged 14 b Alkham
                   Sarah Ann daughter aged 12 b Alkham
                   William son aged 10 b Alkham
                   Henry George son aged 7 b Alkham
                   Elizabeth daughter aged 5 b Alkham
                   Harriet Marsh daughter aged 1 b Alkham
JOHNSON    Stephen unmarried Visitor aged 56 Agricultural labourer b Lydden

HOITON     Simon married aged 51 Agricultural labourer b Alkham
                   Elizabeth wife aged 51 b Ashby

PAGE       John married aged 59 Agricultural labourer b Alkham
                   Martha wife aged 57 b Sussex ??
                   Ann daughter aged 12 b Alkham

SMITH      Richard unmarried aged 30 Agricultural labourer b Alkham

HARNETT    John married aged 63 Labourer b Elham
                   Jane wife aged 50 b Charlton
                   Louisa daughter aged 14 b Folkestone
                   Isaiah son aged 12 b Folkestone
                   Emma daughter aged 9 b Folkestone
                   Hannah daughter aged 5 b Alkham

KNOTT       John married aged 47 Farmer of 30 acres employs 1 labourer b Alkham
                   Ann wife aged 46 b Swingfield
GOLDFINCH   Henry servant aged 14 b Swingfield

PARAMOUR    John married aged 46 Farmer of 25 acres employs 1 labourer b Tilmanstone
                   Frances wife aged 45 b Womenswould
BROWN       Thomas unmarried servant aged 66 Agricultural labourer b Northbourn
PILCHER     Thomas unmarried visitor aged 47 Agricultural labourer b Wootton

Chalkside Green

PAGE        Esther married aged 49  Labourers wife b Alkham
PAGE        George married Visitor aged 49 Agricultural labourer b Shepherdswell

HOLMANS     Benjamin married aged 28 Grazier b Mongeham
                    Margaret Mary wife aged 23 b Shepherdswell
                    John Graves son aged 2 b Alkham
                    William Thomas Chapman son aged 1 month b Lydden
BANKS       Eliza Ellen aged 12 House servant b Wootton

FINCH       Daniel married aged 34 Farmer b Alkham
                    Elizabeth wife aged 39 b Charing

CHAMPION    William unmarried aged 24 Farmer 13 acres b Alkham
                    Elizabeth unmarried sister aged 25 b Alkham
                    Harriet sister aged 15 b Alkham
                    Susanah sister aged 12 b Alkham
                    Henry nephew aged 10 Scholar b Alkham

MARSH       John Hoiton married aged 34 Farmer 10 acres b Alkham
                    Ann wife aged 31 b Alkham

FAKELEY     Richard married aged 59 Agricultural labourer b Swingfield
                    Hannah wife aged 50 b Hawkinge
                    Hester daughter aged 10 b Alkham

Chalksole Farm

DALE        Stephen unmarried aged 35 Farmer of 200 acres employs 3 labourers b Elham
                    Ann mother widow aged 78 b Woodnesborough
ARNOLD      James unmarried servant aged 25 Agricultural labourer b River
DALE        William servant aged 16 Agricultural labourer b Elham
CR----      John unmarried servant aged 40 Agricultural labourer b Elham
FILLIS      Ann unmarried servant aged 19 House servant b Alkham

Pimbling?

SWAIN       William married aged 36 Agricultural labourer b Alkham
                   Charlotte wife aged 42 b Capel le Ferne
                   Charlotte daughter aged 13 b Alkham
                   William son aged 11 b Alkham
                   Sarah daughter aged 8 b Alkham
                   Eliza daughter aged 6 b Alkham
                   Jane daughter aged 3 b Alkham

HOITON     James widower aged 70 Agricultural labourer b Alkham
HOGBIN     Richard son in law married aged 27 Agricultural labourer b Swingfield
                   Judith Jane daughter married aged 29 b Swingfield
                   John James grandson aged 1 b Alkham
                   William H grandson aged 1 month b Alkham

CONSTABLE   William married aged 45 Agricultural labourer b Elham
                   Mary wife aged 46 b Swingfield
                   William son aged 13 b Alkham
                   Charles son aged 12 b Alkham
                   Thomas son aged 9 b Alkham
                   Edward son aged 7 b Alkham
                   George son aged 2 b Alkham

Maggot

LAWS       Thomas married aged 25 Agricultural labourer b Alkham
                   Hester wife aged 24 b Dover

GILES      John married aged 31 Agricultural labourer b Cheriton
                   Caroline wife aged 28 b Rye, Sussex
                   Elizabeth daughter aged 8 b Capel le Ferne
FIRST      Elizabeth widow aged 57 Visitor wash woman b Winchelsea, Sussex

GATES      George unmarried aged 58 Farmer of 58 acres employs 2 men b Bilsington
                   Mary Ann unmarried niece aged 25 House servant b East Bridge
POMSETT    James unmarried servant aged 26 Agricultural labourer b Beakesbourn
COURT      James unmarried servant aged 18 Agricultural labourer b Capel le Ferne

A-------

MARSH      James married aged 64 Grazier b Staple
                   Margaret wife aged 64 b Swingfield
MARSH      Jane servant aged 14  House servant b Shepherdswell

River Minnis

SWAIN       Richard married aged 62 Relief of Parish former Agricultural labourer b Alkham
                  Louisa wife aged 49  Wash woman b Ringwould
                  Jane daughter unmarried aged 19  At home b Dover
                  Harriet daughter aged 15 At home b Alkham
                  John son aged 14 At home b Alkham
                  Margaret daughter aged 12 At home b Alkham
                  Susanah daughter aged 9 At home b Alkham
ADAMS      Arthur visitor aged 3  Nursechild b Alkham
PARSONS    William visitor aged 2 Nursechild b Dover
ADAMS      William visitor aged 1 Nursechild b Alkham

ANDREWS    William married aged 54 Agricultural labourer b Ewell
                  Margaret wife aged 47 b Alkham
                  Robert son aged 18 Agricultural labourer b Alkham
                  Stephen brother unmarried aged 47 Agricultural labourer b Alkham

Fane Fields

SWAIN      William widower aged 62 Agricultural labourer b Alkham
                  Robert son unmarried aged 18 Agricultural labourer b Alkham
                  Dorcas Adelaide daughter unmarried aged 20 b Alkham

MARSH      John married aged 34 Agricultural labourer b Hougham
                  Hester wife aged 32 b Eastry
                  Henry son aged 12 b Eastry
                  Edward son aged 10 b Hougham
                  George son aged 7 b Alkham
                  John son aged 5 b Alkham
                  Emily daughter aged 2 b Alkham
                  Mary daughter aged 6 months b Alkham

Brickfields

BRISLEY    George married aged 41 Agricultural labourer b Alkham
                  Elizabeth wife aged 33 b Ashford
                  Elizabeth daughter aged 13 b Bridge
                  Sarah daughter aged 11 b  Bridge
                  William son aged 9 b Alkham
                  Thomas son aged 8 b Alkham
                  Eliza daughter aged 7 b Alkham
                  James son aged 6 b Alkham
                  Martha daughter aged 4 b Alkham
                  George son aged 3 b Alkham
                  Ann daughter aged 1 b Alkham

SMITHSON    George married aged 72 Labourer b Folkestone
                  Sarah wife aged 65 b Folkestone
                  Edward son unmarried aged 28 Agricultural labourer b Hawkinge
                  William son married aged 24 Agricultural labourer b Alkham
                  Frances A daughter in law aged 26 b Basingstoke, Hampshire

FINNS       Stephen married aged 37 Agricultural labourer b Alkham
                  Charlotte wife aged 34 b Newington
                  Susannah daughter aged 15 b Folkestone
                  Stephen son aged 13 b Folkestone
                  Mary Ann daughter aged 11 b Folkestone
                  Eliza daughter aged 9 b Folkestone
                  Sarah daughter aged 6 b Folkestone
                  George son aged 3 b Folkestone
                  William son aged 6 months b Folkestone

Evering?

SHARP        John unmarried aged 74  Farmer of 250 acres employs 5 labourers b Alkham
                   William unmarried nephew aged 39  Farmer b Alkham
                   Thomas unmarried nephew aged 52 Farmer b Alkham
                   Henry unmarried nephew aged 37 Farmer b Alkham
There was a pencil note that these four were "Partners"
SLADDIN      Jane unmarried servant aged 50  House servant b Shepherdswell
SLADDIN      Jane unmarried servant aged 29 House servant b Denton
SHARP        John unmarried servant aged 29 Agricultural labourer b Hawkinge
BELSEY       George unmarried servant aged 24 Agricultural labourer b Shepherdswell
CHAMPION     Edward unmarried servant aged 19 Agricultural labourer b Alkham
PHILPOTT     John unmarried servant aged 17 Agricultural labourer b Cheriton

Little Evering

LACEY        John married aged 64 Grazier b Newington
                   Sarah wife aged 64 b --------sham
                   Jane unmarried daughter aged 40 b Cheriton
MATCHUM      Thomas visitor unmarried aged 46 Farmer 30 acres employs 1 man b Hawkinge

Ellinge Farm

AUSTIN       George married aged 39 Farmer 186 acres employs 4 labourers b Denton
                   Susannah wife aged 26 b Alkham
                   John son aged 2 b Alkham
                   Mary H daughter aged 1 b Alkham
FINCH        Mary Ann niece unmarried aged 19 b Chartham
MARSH        Elizabeth unmarried servant aged 28 House servant b Denton
FAGG         Richard unmarried servant aged 22 Agricultural labourer b Capel le Ferne
COWD         William unmarried servant aged 18 Agricultural labourer b Denton
BRISBY       Thomas unmarried servant aged 60 Agricultural labourer b Alkham

Church Alkham

COLLARD      Richard married aged 61 Innkeeper b Alkham
                   Catharine wife aged 65 b Alkham
                   John son married aged 26 Grazier b Alkham
                   Emma M married daughter aged 20 b Hougham
                   Emily C granddaughter aged 1 b Alkham
                   Henry R grandson aged 5 months b Alkham

FAKELY       William married aged 67 Relief of Parish former Agricultural labourer b Buckland
                   Mary wife aged 67 b Cheriton

HOGBIN       William unmarried aged 55  Cordwainer b Nonington

GOLDFINCH    Thomas widower aged 59 Agricultural labourer b Buckland
                   William son unmarried aged 23 Agricultural labourer b Alkham

SHARP        Stephen married aged 41 Farmer b Alkham
                   Sarah wife aged 41 b Alkham

HORTON       John married  Grocer b Ewell
                   Elizabeth wife b River

DEATHE *     John married aged 35 School master b Acton, Suffolk
                   Ann wife aged 36 b Bradford, Devonshire
                   Mary daughter aged 7 b Hampstead, Middlesex
                   Elizabeth A daughter aged 5 b Chereton, Warwickshire
                   John L son aged 3 b Bradford, Devonshire
                   Lucy E daughter aged 1 b Swingfield
HOWARD       Elizabeth unmarried sister in law aged 36 Schoolmistress (Girls) b Bradford, Devonshire

{*  This surname of DEATHE was not clear on the census so I checked the
baptisms and on May 25th 1851 they baptised another son, William George, and
the surname was clearly written as DEATHE.}

WHITE        Mathew married aged 77 Blacksmith b Hougham
                   Elizabeth wie aged 70 b Appledorn
                   John son unmarried aged 42 Blacksmiths son b Alkham
                   Sarah daughter unmarried aged 47 Blacksmiths daughter b Alkham

GROOMBRIDGE  William married aged 76  Journeyman Papermaker b Bren---   Kent
                   Ann wife aged 74 b Cheriton
                   Jane daughter unmarried aged 48 Laundress b River
                   Eliza daughter unmarried aged 44 Laundress b River

Church Alkham
WHITE        Matthew married aged 77 Blacksmith b Hougham
                   Elizabeth wife aged 70 b Appledorn
                   John son unmarried aged 42 Blacksmith's son b Alkham
                   Sarah daughter unmarried aged 47 Blacksmith's daughter b Alkam

GROOMBRIDGE  William married aged 76 Journeyman Papermaker b Brenznet? Kent
                   Ann wife aged 74 b Cheriton
                   Jane daughter unmarried aged 48  Laundress b River
                   Eliza daughter unmarried aged 44 Laundress b River

Vicarage House
EVELEIGH    James married aged 49 Vicar of Alkham b Aylesford
                   Sarah wife aged 41 b Lambhurst
                   Charlotte G daughter aged 18 Scholar b Bapchild
                   Lucy A daughter aged 16 Scholar b Sittingbourne
                   Frances E daughter aged 14 Scholar b River
                   Alice A daughter aged 12 Scholar b Alkham
SCOTT       Phillis Governess unmarried aged 23 b Middlesex Chelsea
COWARD      Emily Servant unmarried aged 38 House Servant b Milton
BEER        Sarah Servant unmarried aged 30 House Servant b Stelling?
HAMBROOK    Mary Servant unmarried aged 32 House Servant b Shepherdswell
WATERS      Peter Servant unmarried aged 25 Groom b Tenterden

Church Alkham
FAKELY      Edmund married aged 32 Labourer b Alkham
                   Sarah wife aged 31 b Allington
                   Susanah daughter aged 10 b Caple le Ferne
                   William son aged 6 b Alkham
                   Sarah daughter aged 3 b Alkham
                   John son aged 1 b Alkham

FAKELY      William married aged 35 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham
                   Elizabeth wife aged 37 b St Margarets
                   Mary daughter aged 11 Scholar b Alkham
BEER        Richard Visitor unmarried aged 37 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham

BOURN       Henry married aged 25 Gentlemans Servant b Alkham
                   Harriet wife aged 26 b Alkham
                   Harriet daughter aged 4 b Alkham
                   Elizabeth daughter aged 2 b Alkham

CONSTABLE   Sarah Head of House Widow aged 64 Graziers Widow b Alkham
                   Mary Ann daughter unmarried aged 23 b Alkham
                   Sarah daughter unmarried aged 21 b Alkham
SMITH       William nephew unmarried aged 29 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham

TUNBRIDGE   Thomas married aged 65 Carpenter b Alkham
                   Fanny wife aged 59 b ???  Kent
                   William son unmarried aged 21 Carpenters son b Alkham
                   Tilden son aged 16 Carpenters son b Alkham
                   Catherine daughter unmarried aged 19 b Alkham

HOPPER       William married aged 54 Agricultural Labourer b Coldred
                   Mary wife aged 51 b Eastry

HOGBIN       Thomas married aged 31 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham
                   Catherine wife aged 27 b Canterbury
                   John son aged 9 Scholar b Minster
                   Thomas son aged 1 b Folkestone

MOUNT        John married aged 57 Agricultural Labourer b Ewell
                   Mary wife aged 46 b ???
                   William son unmarried aged 22 General Labourer b East Church
                   John son aged 12 Agricultural Labourer b East Church
                   George son aged 9 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham
                   Thomas son aged 5 At home b Alkham
                   Richard son aged 3 At home b Alkham

KEMBER      `Stephen widower aged 63 Agricultural Labourer b Hougham
                   Mary daughter unmarried aged 31 At home b Hougham
FAKELY       Stephen son in law married aged 29 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham
FAKELY       Sarah daughter married aged 24    b Hougham
KEMBER       Edward son aged 13 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham
KEMBER       Susanah daughter aged 10 Scholar b Alkham
KEMBER       Maria daughter aged 5 At home b Alkham
KEMBER       Elizabeth Ann grand daughter aged 1 month b Buckland

FRIEND       William married aged 50 Agricultural Labourer b Eastry
                   Mary wife aged 49 b Buckland
                   Ann daughter aged 14 At home b Alkham
WHITE        William son in law married aged 29 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham
WHITE        Eliza daughter married aged 21 b -----bourne

High Brook Farm
GAMBRILL     Valintine married aged 46 Farmer of 103 acres employs 2 Labourers b Alkham
                  Harriet wife aged 46 b Alkham
FRIEND       Susanah Visitor Widow aged 80 Annuitant b Kingstone
HOPPER       Mary Servant unmarried aged 19 House servant b Shepherdswell
HORTON       James Servant unmarried aged 30 Farm servant b Alkham
FISHER       George Servant unmarried aged 20 Farm servant b Elham

SMITH        Richard married aged 54 Farmer of 136 acres employs 2 Labourers b Alkham
                  Susanah wife aged 42 b Staple
                  Sarah daughter aged 16 b Alkham
                  Richard son aged 13 b Alkham
                  J H son aged 10 b Alkham
GOLDSACK     George Servant unmarried aged 27 Farm Labourer b Whitfield
BEER         Thomas Servant unmarried aged 27 Farm Labourer b Alkham
GOLDSACK     Richard Servant unmarried aged 16 Farm Labourer b Lydden

PAGE         Henry unmarried aged 48 Relief of Poor former Agricultural Labourer b Womanswould

FRIEND       Richard married aged 73  Relief of Poor former Agricultural Labourer b Hougham
                  Alice wife aged 65 Relief of Poor b Alkham
GODDEN       John son in law aged 46 unmarried Agricultural Labourer b Dymchurch
WOODLAND     Jane grand daughter aged 13 Scholar b Swingfield
WOODLAND     James grand son aged 10 Scholar b Swingfield

Horton?? Farm
FINCH        William married aged 44 Farmer of 140 acres employs 4 Labourers b Alkham
                  Mary wife aged 42 b Sussex Hove
                  William son aged 17 Farmers son b Alkham
                  L A daughter aged 11 Scholar b Alkham
                  G A son aged 8 Scholar b Alkham
                  Thomas son aged 6 Scholar b Alkham
COVENY       William Servant unmarried aged 45 Agricultural Labourer b Boughton?
LASCOTT      John Servant unmarried aged 18 Agricultural Labourer b Lydden
ROUST        Sarah Servant unmarried aged 17 House servant b Caple le Ferne

AUSTIN       Richard married aged 58 Tailor and Tea Dealer b Stamford
                  Rebecca wife aged 38 b Alkham
                  Susanah daughter aged 10 Scholar b Alkham

Malmains Farm
FINCH        William married aged 74 Farmer of 140 acres employs 5 Labourers b Dover
                  Judith wife aged 70 b Elham
                  Ann daughter unmarried aged 30 b Alkham
                  Sarah daughter unmarried aged 29 b Alkham
                  George son unmarried aged 40 Farmers son b Alkham
KEMBER       Thomas Servant unmarried aged 28 Agricultural Labourer b Hougham
PRESCOTT     Thomas Servant unmarried aged 21 Agricultural Labourer b Lydden
PRESCOTT     John Servant unmarried aged 17 Agricultural Labourer b Lydden

LEDBETTER    Joseph widower aged 71 Proprietor or Houses b Markham Surrey
CLARINGBOULD Elisabeth Servant unmarried aged 61 House Servant b Alkham

Alkham Parsonage
BANKS        John married aged 39 Mortgagee of Land b Bridge
WEST         Mary Servant unmarried aged 53 Cook b Hougham
CLARK        Sarah Servant unmarried aged 22 Housemaid b Dover

Alkham Villa
SMITH        Thomas widower aged 71 Superann.Officer of Ordnance b Buckfastleigh, Devon **
FRIEND       William Servant unmarried aged 24 House servant b Ewell
HAWLEY       Ann Servant unmarried aged 44 House servant b Dover
FAKELY       Sarah Servant unmarried aged 14 House servant b Alkham

** more was written under this description of occupation but could not decipher it

3 Houses unoccupied

South Alkham
MARSH        Elisabeth unmarried Head of House No Occupation b Alkham
HOILE        Margaret unmarried Cousin aged 27 Dressmaker b Stelling
HOILE        Susanah unmarried Cousin aged 25 Dressmaker b Stelling
BAKER        James Servant unmarried aged 41 Agricultural Labourer b River
RICHARDS     Richard Servant unmarried aged 34 Agricultural Labourer b Lydden
CLARINGBOULD John Servant unmarried aged 25 Agricultural Labourer b Swingfield
FISHER     James Servant unmarried aged 21 Agricultural Labourer Elham

HORTON    Thomas unmarried aged 71 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham
HORTON    Susanah servant unmarried aged 65 House Servant b Caple le Ferne
HORTON    Elisabeth servant unmarried aged 46 House Servant b Alkham

COOK      William married aged 35 Agricultural Labourer b Folkestone
              Hester wife aged 22 b Hawkinge
              George son aged 5 b Ewell
              Edward son aged 2 b Alkham
              William Henry son aged 9 months b Alkham

PRESCOTT  James married aged 51 Agricultural Labourer b Swingfield
              Alice wife aged 47 b Hawkinge
              Elisabeth daughter aged 14 b Alkham
              James son aged 8 b Alkham
              George son aged 6 b Alkham

Hopkins Court
SMITH     Simon Horton married aged 46 Farmer of 130 acres employs 2 Labourers b Alkham
              Christian wife aged 44 b Shepherdswell
FOX       Mary Servant aged 13 House Servant b Shepherdwell
HATTON    William Servant unmarried aged 62 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham
NEWPORT   John Servant unmarried aged 27 Agricultural Labourer b Elmstead
FISHER    Edward Servant unmarried aged 16 Agricultural Labourer b Elham

FISHER    Robert married aged 61 Agricultural Labourer b Elham
               Mary wife aged 54 b Alkham
               Eliza daughter aged 11 b Alkham
               Adelaide daughter aged 9 b Alkham
               Robert son aged 2 b Alkham

HEDGECOCK Ann widow aged 54  -----woman b ?? Kent

BOORMAN   Joseph married aged 50 Dealer in Marine Stores b Wood Church
               Susanah wife aged 48 b Elsted Surrey
               James son unmarried aged 24 Hawker b Chatham
               Thomas son unmarried aged 19 Hawker b Lenham
               Edward son aged 9 At home b Caple le Ferne
               Henry son aged 6 At home b Barham

BARTON    Samuel married aged 26 Hawker b Hythe
               Eliza wife aged 27 b Littlebourn

MARSH     John married aged 41 Farmer b Alkham
               Susanah wife aged 31 b Alkham
               A S daughter aged 9 Scholar b Alkham
               M M daughter aged 3 At home b Alkham
KEELER    Caroline Servant unmarried aged 16 House servant b Alkham

KITHAM    Robert married aged 67 Farmer of 138 acres employs 2 Labourers b Alkham
               Elisabeth wife aged 64 b Alkham
               Robert son unmarried aged 32 Farmers son b Alkham
               Marjory daughter unmarried aged 29 b Alkham
               Thomas son unmarried aged 27 Farmers son b Alkham
               Ann daughter in law married aged 23 Son's wife b Stelling
               George son married aged 21 Farmers son b Alkham
               George grandson aged 1 b Alkham
               Susanah grand daughter aged 1 month b Alkham
MOUNT     James Servant unmarried aged 19 Agricultural Labourer b East Church
LAWS      Richard Servant unmarried aged 17 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham
LAWS      Edward Servant unmarried aged 15 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham

HEDGECOCK Stephen married aged 36 Blacksmith b Nonnington
               Ann wife aged 30 b Whitfield
WITNALL   William Visitor unmarried aged 19 Labourer b Hougham
PAY       James Visitor aged 3 At home b London, Middlesex

SMITH     John married aged 71 Farmer b Alkham
               Susanah wife aged 61 b Swingfield
               Mary Ann daughter unmarried aged 23 b Alkham
MARSH     Miriam grand daughter aged 8 Scholar b Alkham

CLARINGBOULD   John married aged 30 Cordwainer b Alkham
               Catherine wife aged 30 b Alkham
               George son aged 3 b Alkham

Carpenters Arms
TUNBRIDGE  Thomas married aged 37 Carpenter b Hougham
               Rositta wife aged 33 b Folkestone
               Thomas son aged 11 b Alkham
               Edward son aged 10 Scholar b Alkham
               G M son aged 7 Scholar b Alkham
               Tilden son aged 5 Scholar b Alkham
               Charlotte Ann daughter aged 3 b Alkham
               James son aged 1 b Alkham

BEAN       Thomas widower aged 67 Agricultural Labourer b Poulton
               John son unmarried aged 27 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham

HOWL       William married aged 57 Labourer b Elham
               Mary wife aged 49 b Wingham
               Susanah daughter aged 12 b Alkham
               Charlotte daughter aged 9 b Alkham
               John son aged 4 b Ewell

3 houses unoccupied

Drellingore
CLARINGBOULD   Israel married aged 63 Farmer of 130 acres employs 2 Labourers b Alkham
               Mary wife aged 60 b Alkham
               Richard son unmarried aged 30 b Alkham
               Margaret daughter unmarried aged 24 b Alkham
               Sarah daughter unmarried aged 19 b Alkham
               George son unmarried aged 17 b Alkham
GISBEY     Stephen Servant unmarried aged 24 Farm Servant b Swingfield
CONSTABLE  James Servant unmarried aged 17 Farm Servant b Alkham
GISBEY     John Servant unmarried aged 27 Agricultural Labourer b Swingfield
CLARINGBOULD   Mary grand daughter aged 9 b Adisham

MATSON      William married aged 51 Farmer 140 acres employs 4 Labourers b Alkham
               Jane wife aged 47 b Hougham
               William son aged 18 Farmers son b Alkham
               Susanah daughter aged 19 b Alkham
               Jane daughter aged 14 b Nonington
               George son aged 10 Scholar b Nonington
               James son aged 8 Scholar b Nonington
               Charles son aged 4 Scholar b Nonington
               Caroline daughter aged 4  At home b Nonington
               Abbey grand daughter aged 2 At home b Nonington
MOUNT       William Servant widower aged 44 Agricultural Labourer b Guston
MOUNT       Richard Servant unmarried aged 17 Agricultural Labourer b Newington

DOVES       Susanah Head of house widow aged 73  Farmers widow b Guston
MATSON      Alice grand daughter unmarried aged 20 Farmers daughter b Alkham
MATSON      John grand son aged 15 Farmers son b Nonnington
MATSON      Mary grand daughter aged 9 Farmers daughter b Nonnington
WELLS       William Servant widower aged 69 Agricultural Labourer b Alkham

Bushy Ruff
AGAR        John married aged 56 Paid Constable (more written but could not read) b Elham
               Catherine wife aged 60 b Wootton

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1851 census of Alkham
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