OS Grid Reference: TQ4066
The 1841 population was 490

Administrative Units

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

See NWKFHS publications West Kent Sources and School Records for further information.

Hayes Map North West Kent Family History Society

Census Publications

  • 1851 Name Index and Page Images published on CD-Rom as part of CD7 (Bromley Registration District).
  • 1851 Name Index (only) published on microfiche as part of Volume I (Bromley Registration District).
  • 1891 Transcript published on CD-Rom as part of CD2 (Bromley Registration District).

For ordering details see Census CD-ROMs on the Publication List page.

Church and Chapels (pre 1910)

Hayes, St Mary the Virgin

Church of England - Ancient Parish Church

Original Registers

These date from 1539.

Memorial Inscriptions

Transcript published by NWKFHS (Microfiche Ref. F24). See MI Publications.
St Mary the Virgin - Dec 1997
St Mary the Virgin Hayes North West Kent Family History Society

Roman Catholic

  • Our Lady of the Rosary: No information on registers.


  • Methodist: No information on registers.