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

3322 Dudley RoadJohn Hayne, M, Head, married, age 64, born Seaford, Sussex; occupation: retired builder
    Sarah Hayne, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Bedhampton, Hampshire
    William Hayne, M, Son, single, age 17, born Eastbourne, Sussex
    Mary Davies, F, Lodger, single, age 51, born Kingston, Jamaica; occupation: private income from dividends

3320 Dudley RoadMargaret Holmes, F, Head, single, age 46, born Great Yarmouth, Norfolk; occupation: dressmaker
    Anne Brown, F, Boarder, single, age 43, born Salisbury, Wiltshire; occupation: dressmaker
    Elizabeth Edney, F, Boarder, single, age 20, born Cowes, Isle of Wight, Hampshire; occupation: dressmaker
    Ellen Neal, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation Domestic Servant

3320 Dudley RoadEdgar G. Butler, M, Head, married, age 33, born St Leonards, London, occupation: iron merchant
    Jessie Butler, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Snaresbrook, Essex
    Harold H. Butler, M, Son, age 5, born London
    Stanley H. Butler, M, Son, age 2, born London
    Sarah Cooper, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Lowestoft, Suffolk; occupation: nurse
    Harriett Bowler, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Shouldham, Norfolk; occupation: nurse

3318 Dudley RoadJames Martin, M, Head, married, age 40, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: builder
    Esther Martin, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Wadhurst, Sussex
    Elizabeth Fry, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

3318 Dudley RoadElizabeth Noakes, F, Head, widowed, age 66, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: annuitant
    Caroline Noakes, F, Daughter, single, age 36, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: annuitant

3316 Dudley RoadSophia Bond, F, Head, widowed, age 77, born London, occupation: lodging house keeper
    Charity Bond, F, Daughter, single, age 40, born London, occupation: lodging house keeper
    Catherine Bond, F, Daughter, single, age 29, born Woodford, Essex, occupation: attendant

3314 Dudley RoadMary Ann Downs, F, Head, single, age 40, born Baltingdon, Essex; occupation: lodging house keeper
    Thomas Wilson, M, Nephew, age 5, born London; occupation: scholar
    Emma Crowhurst, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Blackham, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant
    Penelope M. Allen, F, Lodger, married, age 44, born Newport Pagnell, Buckingham; occupation: private income from property

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