Sutton-at-Hone

OS Grid Reference: TQ5570
The 1841 population was 1,128

Administrative Units

Sutton-at-Hone fell within the Hundred of Axtane. Its 19th century Registration District & Poor Law Union was Dartford.
Probate Jurisdiction was Rochester to 1845, PCC 1846-57.

Sutton-at-Hone included the settlements of Hextable and Swanley (village and modern town).

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

Sutton-at-Hone Map North West Kent Family History Society

Census Publications

  • 1851 Name Index and Page Images published on CD-Rom as part of CD8 (Dartford Registration District).
  • 1851 Name Index (only) published on microfiche as part of Volume V (Dartford Registration District).
  • 1891 Transcript published on CD-Rom as part of CD3 (Dartford Registration District).


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

Church and Chapels (pre 1910)

Sutton-at-Hone, St John the Baptist

Church of England - Ancient Parish Church

Original Registers

These date from 1607.

Transcript published by NWKFHS (Microfiche Ref. F33). See Parish Register Publications.

Images published by NWKFHS (CD-Rom Ref. OR17-18) See Parish Register Publications.

Memorial Inscriptions


Transcript published by NWKFHS (Microfiche Ref. F16). See MI Publications.
St John the Baptist - Jul 2006
St John the Baptist Sutton-at-Hone North West Kent Family History Society

Swanley, St Paul, School Rd, Swanley Village

Church built 1860-61; parish created 1862 from Sutton-at-Hone St John.

Original Registers

These date from 1862.

Transcript published by NWKFHS (Microfiche Ref. F17). See Parish Register Publications.

Images published by NWKFHS (CD-Rom Ref. OR48). See Parish Register Publications.

Memorial Inscriptions

Transcript published by NWKFHS (Microfiche Ref. F45) See MI Publications.
St Paul - Jul 2006
St Paul Sutton-at-Hone Swanley North West Kent Family History Society

Swanley, St Mary the Virgin, St Mary's Rd

Church built 1900-1, succeeding iron mission church; parish created 1901 from Swanley St Paul and Crockenhill.

Original Registers

These date from 1902.
St Mary the Virgin - Sep 2006
St Mary the Virgin Sutton at Hone Swanley North West Kent Family History Society

Baptist

  • Baptist: Bethesda, Main Rd. (1834). No information on registers.

Wesleyan/Methodist

  • Wesleyan: Main Rd, Hextable (1896). No information on registers.
  • Wesleyan: Ship Lane. (1880). No information on registers.