Westerham

OS Grid Reference: TQ4454
The 1841 population was 2,162

Administrative Units

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

Westerham included the settlement of Crockham Hill.

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

Westerham 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)

Westerham, St Mary

Church of England - Ancient Parish Church

Original Registers

These date from 1559.

Memorial Inscriptions

Transcript published by NWKFHS (Microfiche Ref. F20). See MI Publications.
St Mary - May 2015
St Mary Westerham North West Kent Family History Society

Crockham Hill, Holy Trinity

Church built 1842; parish created 1863 from Westerham St Mary.

Original Registers

These date from 1845.
Holy Trinity - Aug 2000
Holy Trinity Crockham Hill North West Kent Family History Society

Baptist

  • Baptist: Open Brethren chapel. 1889-c.1924. No information on registers.

Congregational, Westerham, Fullers Hill

Built 1839, now Westerham Congregational Church.
May 2015
Congregational Westerham North West Kent Family History Society