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]

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Sheet    Place    Census entry

411 Ventor PlaceJohn Row, M, Head, married, age 76, born Petworth, Sussex; occupation Dissenting Minister Ebenezor Chapel
    Elizabeth Row, F, Wife, married, age 56, born Eastbourne, Sussex
    Lydia Row, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation Employed at home
    Grace Row, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation Scholar

412 Ventor PlaceJoseph Brown, M, Head, married, age 39, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: sanitary inspector
    Mary J. Brown, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Brenchley, Kent
    Stephen Brown, M, Son, age 14, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: clerk
    Bertha Brown, F, Daughter, age 12, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Bertha Fowle, F, Visitor, age 39, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: dressmaker

4120 Ventor PlaceRandolph Brown, M, Head, married, age 28, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: plumber
    Harriett Brown, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Withyham, Sussex
    Mary E. Brown, F, Daughter, age 8, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Thomas G. Brown, M, Son, age 7, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Charles Brown, M, Son, age 4, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Albert H. Brown, M, Son, age 2, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Frederick Brown, M, Son, age 1, born Tonbridge, Kent

4122 Ventor PlaceWilliam Johnson, M, Head, married, age 33, born Tonbridge; occupation: timber yard foreman
    Mary A. Johnson, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Vhelince M. Johnson, F, Daughter, age 9, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Florence A. Johnson, F, Daughter, age 7, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Ernest H. Johnson, M, Son, age 4, born Tonbridge, Kent

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