The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Tunbridge Wells, Kent Census
That part of Tunbridge Wells within the Parish of Tonbridge that includes London Road, Grosvenor Road, Church Road, Mount Ephraim Road, Dudley Rad and York Road
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

4Howich HouseAnn Hodsole, F, Head, single, age 56, born Wrotham, Kent; occupation: boarding house proprietor
    John H. Perks, M, Boarder, married, age 39, born Wolverhampton; occupation Justice Of The Peace
    Mary M. Perks, F, Boarder, married, age 32, born Glasgow, Scotland
    George T. B. Walters, M, Boarder, single, age 27, born Glasgow, Scotland; occupation General Medical Practitioner
    Mabel C.L. Perks, F, Boarder, single, age 2
    Louie J. Chosse, F, Boarder, married, age 37, born Dartford, Kent
    Alice B. Biggs, F, Boarder, single, age 57, born London
    Clara Worefold, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Mitcham, Surrey; occupation Parlour maid
    Harriett L. Savage, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: housemaid
    Eliza Sturt, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: cook
    Mary Ann Hadley, F, Servant, single, age 32, born Herne, Kent; occupation: nurse

4Stellenberg HouseMary Ann Holland, F, Head, single, age 36, born Shrewsbury, Shropshire; occupation: lodging house keeper
    Emma Hardcastle, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Rainham, Essex; occupation: kitchenmaid
    Emma L. Bird, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Southboro, Kent, occupation: housemaid
    Mary L. Keeton, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: housemaid

4Stellenberg HouseSamuel Barrow, M, Head, married, age 48, born Exeter, Devon, occupation: tanner
    Elizabeth Barrow, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Folkestone, Kent
    Anne Barrow, F, Daughter, age 13, born Redhill, Surrey, occupation: scholar
    Grace Barrow, F, Daughter, age 11, born Redhill, Surrey, occupation: scholar

4Stellenberg HouseAnne Winthrop, F, Head, widowed, age 62, born Chapel Town, York; occupation Annuitant
    Laura Winthrop, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born Bognor, Sussex; occupation Annuitant
    Elizabeth Hanna Ford, F, Servant, single, age 27, born Ashburton, Devon; occupation: domestic servant

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