Census - Maidstone

1841 - 1851 - 1861- 1871

This is a bit of a hotch potch of data that I have lying around and which may be useful to you.

June 2001, I have just added some more - thanks to Phil Stroud for sending it to me.

1841 - Maidstone, Kent.
NameAgeBorn in
Kent
Occupation
Tovil Road   
William Woollett40YAg Lab
Mary35Y 
Elizabeth15Y 
Charles13  
Charlotte10  
Eliza8  
James5  
Orchard Street   
William Woollett25Y?Postman
Mary25N 
Ana?3Y 
William2Y 
    
Sarah Woollett20Y 
Agnes2Y 
    
Charles Woollett15YPapermaker apprentice
Willington Street   
John Woollett60YAg Lab
Elizabeth55N 
    
Elizabeth Woollett27  
James6  
Joseph4  
Mary3  
Elizabeth1  
    
Wheeler Street   
John Woollett60YAg Lab
Shepway Street   
Henry Woollett55 Ag Lab
Alice55  
Mary20  
David15  
Jesse10  
George Street   
Ann Woollett12  
Upper Stone Street   
William Woollett35 Letter messenger
Celia25  
    
Jemia??45  
Charles15 Coopers apprentice
Charlotte13  
Stone Street   
George15  
Also shown on this sheet of paper which was given to me a long time
ago is the following family, they may be out of context.
Robert Woollett45  
Sarah35  
Charlotte14  
Henry2  

1851 - Maidstone, Kent.
NameRelationStatusAgeOccupationBirthplace
14 Romney Place     
Sarah Woollett  15General servant & nurse 
Water Lane     
Susan WoollettWidow 46CharwomanOtham
CharlesSon 18Journeyman printerMaidstone
GeorgeSon 15Errand boyMaidstone
Upper Stone Street     
James Edward Woollett  32Gardener 
ElizabethWife 31  
ElizabethDau 5  
MaryDau 2  
JaneDau baby  
4 Bunyards Yard     
John TolhurstHeadMarried33Farm labMaidstone
Eliz. TolhurstWifeMarried37 Aylesford
James WoollettStepson 15Stringmakers labMaidstone
Joseph WoollettStepson 14Stringmakers labMaidstone
William TolhurstSon 8ScholarMaidstone
Harriet MartinSisterUnmarried20 Maidstone
Elizabeth ?iteVisitorMarried35 Maidstone
Emily ?iteVisitor 2m Maidstone
The entry above is from Phil Stroud while my uncertain notes for this address show:-
Robert Woollett  52 Otham
Millicent     
+ 2 dau + 3 sons     
8 Brunswick Street     
Sarah WoollettHeadUnmarried31Paper makerMaidstone
AgnesDaur 11 Maidstone
EdwardSon 5 Maidstone
CharlotteSisterUnmarried23CharwomanMaidstone
AnnSisterUnmarried22NeedlewomanMaidstone
JosephSon 4 Maidstone
ElizaDaur 1 Maidstone
WilliamSon 2m Maidstone
4 Brunswick Street     
Alice WoollettLodgerWidow63PauperBedford
1 Brunswick Street     
with John Pottin?     
Jemima Woollett Mother-in-Law55Former laundressMaidstone
42 Bone Alley     
George WoollettHead 41BricklayerMaidstone
JaneWife 41LaundressMaidstone
StephenSon 17BricklayerMaidstone
GeorgeSon 15ScholarMaidstone
FrancesDaur 14ScholarMaidstone
2 Kingsmans Yard     
Betsy WoollettLodgerWidow76Parish pauperYalding
122 High Street     
Charles WoollettHeadMarried46Blacksmith masterMereworth
AmyWifeMarried44 Maidstone

1861 - Maidstone, Kent.
NameRelationStatusAgeOccupationBirthplace
7 Upper Stone Street     
James Woollett
  with Thomas Collings
BoarderUnmarried26Ag LabMaidstone
21 Shepway Street     
William Woollett  45CarpenterBearsted
Eliza  35 Chatham
Maginforth (Mote Park)     
John Woollett  56Ag LabMaidstone
Ann  56 Thurnham
Bone Alley     
George WoollettHeadMarried50BricklayerMaidstone
JaneWifeMarried50 Maidstone
Mill Street     
John WoollettHeadMarried26Bookbinder & sellerMaidstone
Kate?WifeMarried21 Maidstone
KateDaur 3 Maidstone
Lot?? M.Daur 6m Maidstone
Char. BarrowMother-in-lawWidow64SempstressMaidstone
31 Brunswick Street     
Charlotte WoollettHead 34LaundressMaidstone
JosephSonUnmarried19Labourer in paper millMaidstone
ElizaDaur 11 Maidstone
ElizabethDaur 9 Maidstone
HenrySon 3 Maidstone
EdwardSon 4m Maidstone
14 Brunswick Street     
Sarah WoollettHeadWidow41Paper millMaidstone
AgnesDaur 21  
EdwardSonUnmarried16Paper millSurrey
Upper Stone Street     
Charles James WoollettHeadMarried35CooperMaidstone
ElizaWifeMarried35 Maidstone
ElizaDaur 13ScholarMaidstone
CharlotteDaur 9ScholarMaidstone
ElianorDaur 1 Maidstone

** These entries are from  the original census and thought to be accurate.

  1871 - Maidstone, Kent.
 NameRelationStatusAgeOccupationBirthplace
**2 Orlidge Place, Stone Street     
**George WoollettHeadMarried30Farm LabourerBearsted
**EllenWifeMarried28 Bearsted
**AnnDauUnmarried10ScholarBearsted
**LewisSon 8ScholarThornham
**EmilyDau 2 Bobbing
**GeorgeSon 9m Bearsted
 9 Springfield Cottages
Wharf Lane
     
 George Woollett  21PorterW. Farleigh
 Ellen  26 Aylesford
 George  3 Maidstone
 7 Windmill Row     
 Robert Woollett  74Ag LabOtham
 Millicent  70 Canterbury
 7 Middle Row     
 John Woollett
  with Henry Kettle
 Umarried30Labourer, carmanBearsted
 13 Mill Street     
 John Woollett  31Engine fitterMaidstone
 Mary  25 Maidstone
 John  2 Maidstone
 Cottage - Tovil Road     
 Robert Woollett  64Ag LabBearsted
 Harriet  65 Milton
 16 Stone Street     
 Charles WoollettBoarder 33Bricklayers labourerMaidstone
 90 Upper Stone Street     
 Charles J. Woollett  45Cooper, employing 1 man & 1 boyMaidstone
 Eliza  45 Maidstone
 ElizaDauUnmarried23General servantMaidstone
 CharlotteDauUnmarried18General servantMaidstone
 Eleanor  11ScholarMaidstone
 James E.  10ScholarMaidstone
 Susan  7ScholarMaidstone
 44 George Street     
 Philip WoollettBoarder 28Ag LabBearsted
**17 George Street     
**Joseph B. WoollettHeadMarried24Labourer in iron worksMaidstone
**Mary A.WifeMarried22 Maidstone
**Alice J. E.Dau 4ScholarMaidstone
 Maginforth     
 John WoollettHead 66Ag LabMaidstone
 AnnWife 66 Thurnham
 ElizaDauUnmarried27 Bearsted
 WilliamGrandsonUnmarried20Ag LabMaidstone
 Shepway Street     
 William Woollett  55CarpenterBearsted
 Eliza  44 Chatham
 38 Mote Road     
 Thomas Woollett
  with Stephen Kettle
VisitorMarried36Ag LabMaidstone
 31 Mote Road     
 Elizabeth Woollett
  with Henry Lampon 38 and Ann 42
NeiceUnmarried19Picker at paper millMaidstone
**28 Orchard? Street     
**John ?Heates?HeadUnmarried50?quarry??manGoudhurst
**Charlotte WoollettHousekeeperUnmarried43??? paper millMaidstone
**Eliza WoollettBoarderUnmarried21??? paper millMaidstone
**Henry WoollettBoarder 13ScholarMaidstone
**Edward WoollettBoarder 10ScholarMaidstone
**Charles WoollettBoarder 3 Maidstone
**4 ??Oak??King Street?     
**Charles WoollettHeadMarried63 Maidstone
**MaryWifeMarried57 Maidstone
**OliveDau 13ScholarMaidstone
**ArthurGrandson 8ScholarMaidstone
**5 ??Oak??King Street?     
**JohnHeadMarried35Bricklayers LabourerMaidstone
**Mary A.WifeMarried35 Epping Green, Essex.
**MercyDau 15 Maidstone
**ClaraDau 9ScholarMaidstone
**AlfredSon 6ScholarMaidstone
**WillieSon 3 Maidstone
**64 East Street     
**William WoollettHeadMarried35Brewers formanStaplehurst
**Charlotte P.WifeMarried37 Loose
**Charlotte A.Dau 13ScholarNettleshead
**Lizzie J.Dau 8ScholarMaidstone
**BessieDau 6ScholarMaidstone
**AgnesDau 3ScholarMaidstone
**ClaraDau 1 Maidstone

 This page last updated 28th June 2001