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

133 Dyotte TerraceJulia M. Byass, F, Head, widowed, age 68, born London, occupation: annuitant
    Julia A. Byass, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Upper Clapton, Middlesex, occupation: annuitant
    Harry Byass, M, Son, single, age 24, born Upper Clapton, Middlesex, occupation: secretary
    Sarah J. Byass, F, Neice, single, age 28, born Arundel, Sussex
    Emma A. Lawrence, F, Servant, widowed, age 39, born Halesworth, Suffolk; occupation: cook
    Annie Gillham, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: housemaid
    Annie Gillham, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: housemaid

132 Dyotte TerraceEmily Read, F, Head, single, age 61, born Shipton, Oxford; occupation Ward In Chancery

132 Dyotte TerraceJane Poulton, F, Head, single, age 55, born Castle Eaton, Wiltshire; occupation Companion
    Emma E. Springate, F, Attendent, single, age 32, born Brixton, Middlesex; occupation Companion
    Elizabeth Jenks, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: housemaid

131 Dyotte TerraceJohn Burton, M, Head, married, age 47, born Nottingham, Nottingham, occupation: solicitor
    Charlotte Burton, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Grantham, Lincoln
    Charlotte J. Burton, F, Daughter, age 13, born Camden Town, Middlesex, occupation: scholar
    Percy Burton, M, Son, age 11, born Camden Town, Middlesex, occupation: scholar
    Harriett Slater, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant
    Kate Bailey, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Lamberhurst, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant

131 Priory, Church RoadElizabeth M. Bontine, F, Head, widowed, age 61, born (British Subject), East Indies, occupation: private income from dividends
    Corthayn S. Bontine, M, Son, single, age 28, born M B ... Ship Off Cape Of Good Hope, Hampshire, occupation: m a oxford
    Margaret M. Bontine, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Cheltenham, Gloucester
    Mary Ann Lowe, F, Servant, widowed, age 28, born Norton Manderville, Essex; occupation: cook
    Mary Midmore, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: maid
    Edith Lomax, F, Servant, age 13, born Hackney, Middlesex; occupation: housemaid

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