The 1841 population was 582
Hever fell within the Hundred of Somerden. Its 19th century Registration District & Poor Law Union was Sevenoaks.
Probate Jurisdiction was Shoreham to 1845, PCC 1846-57.
Hever included the hamlet of Mark Beech, and also had a detached northern portion comprising the hamlet of Four Elms.
See NWKFHS publications West Kent Sources and School Records for further information.