OS Grid Reference: TQ5558
The 1841 population was 443

Administrative Units

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

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

Kemsing Map North West Kent Family History Society

Census Publications

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


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

Church and Chapels (pre 1910)

Kemsing, St Mary

Church of England - Ancient Parish Church

Original Registers

These date from 1561.
St Mary - Jul 1998
St Mary Kemsing North West Kent Family History Society


  • Wesleyan: St Ediths Rd. Built 1885, superseding chapel of 1846; closed 1950s.

No information on registers.