The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Kilndown
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22Births31342
1Christenings1
42Marriages4241022
0Deaths
5Burials131
 
Books and other documents
Published Title, author and references
1914Highways and Byways in Kent by Walter Jerrold with Illustrations by Hugh Thomson ⇒ p. 254

Picturesmore pictures 

New Wesleyan Chapel - 6th May 1885

Hoisting the flag on Coronation Day - 1911

Kilndown Church - 1917

Kilndown - 1920

Vine Cottage - c 1920

Kilndown Church and School - c 1920

Charles and Agnes Barrow with Hazel and Dennis and friend, Vine Cottage - 1929
 

The Forge - c 1930

The Globe and Rainbow Inn - c 1935

Charles Barrow & brother Isaac with children Hazel & Dennis and Friend, Fir Tree Cottage - 1936

Church Choir - c 1936

Home Guard - 1939 to 1945

Harrington Family Evacuees living with the Barrow Family, Vine Cottage - 1940

Greetings Card to Vine Cottage - 1943
 

Places in Kilndown
Bewl Bridge Farm
Christ Church
Fir Tree Cottage
Globe and Rainbow Inn
Holly Bush Farm [a.k.a. The Holleys, The Hollies]
Little Jerusalem
Lodge Gate
Mouseden
Popes Row
Rogers Rough
Sands Cottages
School House
Stone Villa
The Hill
The Level
Vicarage
Vine Cottage
Wesleyan Chapel
Historical records

1856BirthWilliam Browning, carpenter and joinerKilndown1881 Census
Lamberhurst, Kent

1864BirthBessie Tomsett

1872BirthLilian Eliza Cooper

3rd Apr 1881CensusEdward Blunt, M, Head, married, age 62, born Horsmonden, Kent; occupation: cordwainerEdward Blunt, cordwainerKilndown1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
Martha Blunt, F, Wife, married, age 62, born Goudhurst, KentMartha Blunt
Alice Blunt, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Goudhurst, KentAlice Blunt
Adolphus Blunt, M, Son, single, age 19, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerAdolphus Blunt
Lewis Blunt, M, Son, age 15, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarLewis Blunt

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry Penfold, M, Head, married, age 56, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: BlacksmithHenry Penfold, blacksmithKilndown1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
Jane Penfold, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Burwash, SussexJane Penfold
Joseph Penfold, M, Son, single, age 32, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: Blacksmith JourneymanJoseph Henry Penfold
William Luck, M, Servant, single, age 22, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: blacksmith journeymanWilliam Luck

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Sands, M, Head, widowed, age 75, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: retired publicanWilliam Sands, retired publicanKilndown1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
Sarah Bardon, F, Servant, single, age 30, born Goudhurst, Kent, occupation: housekeeperSarah Barden
Sarah A. Bardon, F, (Daughter), age 4, born Robertsbridge, SussexSarah Ann Golding [Barden]

3rd Apr 1881CensusErnest F. Greenstreet, M, Head, married, age 28, born Tedbury, Gloucester; occupation: curateErnest F. Greenstreet, curateKilndown1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
Ellinor Greenstreet, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Standyfrydog, Anglesey, WalesEllinor Greenstreet
Phillis Croft, F, Servant, age 38, born Brasted, Kent; occupation: general domestic servantPhillis Croft

3rd Apr 1881CensusGeorge Dyer, M, Head, married, age 35, born Hunton, Kent; occupation: farm labourerGeorge Dyer, farm labourerKilndown1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
Emily Dyer, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Ewerst, SussexEmily Dyer
Laura Dyer, F, Daughter, age 4, born Goudhurst, KentLaura Dyer
Carlos Dyer, M, Son, age 1, born Goudhurst, KentCarlos Dyer
Alexander Dyer, M, Father, widowed, age 69, born Horsmonden, Kent; occupation: farm labourerAlexander Dyer

3rd Apr 1881CensusEdward Aylard, M, Head, married, age 32, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: bricklayerEdward Aylard, bricklayerKilndown1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
Annie E. Aylard, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Yardley, NorthamptonAnnie E. Aylard
Emma Aylard, F, Daughter, age 9, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarEmma Aylard
William Aylard, M, Son, age 7, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarWilliam Aylard
Herbert Aylard, M, Son, age 5, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: scholarHerbert Aylard
Catherine Aylard, F, Daughter, age 3, born Goudhurst, KentCatherine Aylard
Annie Aylard, F, Daughter, age 2, born Goudhurst, KentAnnie Aylard

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Boorman, M, Head, married, age 65, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farmer of 9 acresThomas Boorman, farmerKilndown1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
Mary Boorman, F, Wife, married, age 65, born Sandhurst, KentMary Boorman
Samuel Boorman, M, Son, single, age 23, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerSamuel Boorman

3rd Apr 1881CensusJoseph Browning, M, Head, married, age 61, born Lewis, Sussex; occupation: grocer and farmer of 9 acresJoseph Browning, grocer and farmerGrocers Shop1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
Mary A. Browning, F, Wife, married, age 61, born Goudhurst, KentMary A. Browning
Frederick Browning, M, Son, single, age 24, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: grocer's assistantFrederick Browning
Rosa S. Browning, F, Daughter, age 14, born Goudhurst, KentRosa S. Browning
William Mercer, M, Father-in-law, widowed, age 90, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: Formerly gamekeeperWilliam Mercer

3rd Apr 1881CensusWilliam Levett, M, Head, married, age 32, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farmer of 560 acres employing 29 men and 8 boysWilliam Levett, farmerGate House1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
Nancy Levett, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Brenchley, KentNancy Levett
William Levett, M, Son, age 5, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarWilliam Levett
Daisy Levett, F, Daughter, age 4, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarDaisy Levett
George Levett, M, Son, age 3, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarGeorge Levett
Thomas Levett, M, Son, age 2, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarThomas Levett
Margarate Levett, F, Daughter, age 1, born Goudhurst, KentMargarate Levett
Hugh Levett, M, Son, age 4 m, born Goudhurst, KentHugh Levett
Mary Coulber, F, Servant, single, age 24, born East Farleigh, Kent; occupation: governess domesticMary Coulber
Mary J. Waghorne, F, Servant, single, age 18, born East Sutton, Kent; occupation: general domesticMary J. Waghorne
Kate Maynard, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: nurse domesticKate Maynard

3rd Apr 1881CensusAlbert Veness, M, Head, married, age 29, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: bricklayer's labourerAlbert Veness, bricklayer's labourer[home]1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
Catherine Veness, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Goudhurst, KentCatherine Veness
Albert J. Veness, M, Son, age 3, born Goudhurst, KentAlbert J. Veness
Charles Veness, M, Son, age 1, born Goudhurst, KentCharles Veness

3rd Apr 1881CensusThomas Butchers, M, Head, married, age 51, born Guestling, Sussex; occupation: farm labourerThomas Butchers, farm labourer[home]1881 Census
Goudhurst, Kent
Caroline Butchers, F, Wife, married, age 46, born SussexCaroline Butchers
James Butchers, M, Son, single, age 16, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerJames Butchers
John Butchers, M, Son, single, age 14, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: farm labourerJohn Butchers
William Butchers, M, Son, age 10, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: scholarWilliam Butchers
Hannah Butchers, F, Daughter, age 7, born Horsmonden, Kent; occupation: scholarHannah Butchers
John Pankhurst, M, Father-in-law, widowed, age 81, born SussexJohn Pankhurst

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