Otford

OS Grid Reference: TQ5159
The 1841 population was 798

Administrative Units

Otford fell within the Hundred of Codsheath. Its 19th century Registration District & Poor Law Union was Sevenoaks.
Probate Jurisdiction was Shoreham to 1845, PCC 1846-57.

Otford included the settlement of Dunton Green (separate civil parish 1909).

Census Publications

  • 1851 Name Index (only) published on microfiche as part of Volume VI (Sevenoaks Registration District).

For ordering details see Census Publications.

Churches and Chapels (pre-1910)

Church of England

  1. St Bartholomew (Ancient Parish church) 
  2. Dunton Green, St John the Divine London Rd.

Independent/Congregational

  • Congregational: London Rd, Dunton Green.  Built 1873, moved to new church (Station Rd) 1937. No information on registers

Wesleyan/Methodist

  1. Wesleyan: Dunton Green.  Built 1831. No information on registers
  2. Methodist: Old Chapel.  (1800). No information on registers
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