The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Tonbridge, Kent Census
That part of the parish of Tonbridge that includes Quarry Hill House, Mabledon, Lower Haysden, Quarry Hill, Primrose Hill and Lodge Oak Lane
Please note:
  • These census records have been transcribed from images of the original census sheets. Whilst all care has been taken, the result is an interpretation of the original which is available at Local Record Offices, from The National Archives, and from
  • Occupation has been unified (e.g. Ag Lab, Farm Lab, and many other such recordings are all displayed as Farm labourer).
  • The Sheet Number is as shown on the original document and is linked to a page showing all the entries on that Sheet (as well as entries from the following or previous sheet where the entry for the location covers more than one sheet).
  • In those instances where the Census entry is incorrect or missing and it has been possible from other sources to derive a correction, then these changes are shown inside square brackets, e.g. [Wife]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

19Woodlands Victoria Tap, Quarry HillSusannah Stiff, F, Head, widowed, age 47, born Suffolk; occupation: innkeeper
    Ellis J. Stiff, M, Son, single, age 19, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: tailor
    Henry Mead, M, Boarder, single, age 21, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: carpenter

19Woodlands Field, Quarry HillWilliam Marsh, M, Head, married, age 30, born London; occupation: groom
    Susan Marsh, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Hawkhurst, Kent

19Woodlands Field, Quarry HillAustin Clavey, M, Head, single, age 36, born Evercreech, Somerset; occupation: brewer
    Mary Clavey, F, Sister, single, age 27, born Evercreech, Somerset; occupation: housekeeper
    Mary J. Clavey, F, Niece, age 4, born Chelsea, Middlesex

19Woodlands Field, Quarry HillJoseph Wood, M, Head, married, age 40, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Engine Driver At Brewery
    Eliza Wood, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Alice Wood, F, Daughter, age 11, born Chipstead, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Frank Wood, M, Son, age 9, born Chipstead, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Grace M. Wood, F, Daughter, age 7, born Fernsham, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Henry W. Wood, M, Son, age 5, born Southboro, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Joseph Wood, M, Son, age 3, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Mary Heath, F, Mother, widowed, age 62, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation Former laundress

19Woodlands Field, Quarry HillThomas Sands, M, Head, married, age 42, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: sawyer
    Charlot Sands, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Thomas Sands, M, Son, single, age 14, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: house boy
    Elizabth. Sands, F, Daughter, age 12, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Henery Sands, M, Son, age 8, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Kate Sands, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Fredrick Sands, M, Son, age 3, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    William Sands, M, Son, age 1, born Tonbridge, Kent

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