The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Tunbridge Wells, Kent Census
That part of Tunbridge Wells within the Parish of Tonbridge that includes St Johns Street, Standen Street, Down Lane, William Street, St Johns Road, Albion Square, Reynolds Lane, Speldhurst 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]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

1318 William StreetFrederick G. Batcheldor, M, Head, married, age 36, born Queenborough, Kent, occupation: annuitant
    Sarah W. Batcheldor, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Kennington, Surrey, occupation: annuitant
    Henry P. Batcheldor, M, Boarder, married, age 65, born Queenborough, Kent, occupation: annuitant
    Amelia Batcheldor, F, Boarder, married, age 69, born London, occupation: annuitant
    Edith E.M. Banbury, F, Boarder, age 7, born Cubit Town, Essex, occupation: scholar

1320 William StreetWilliam L. Floyd, M, Head, married, age 27, born Old Cleeve, Somerset; occupation: master blacksmith
    Mary A. Floyd, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Ashford, Kent
    Edith E. Floyd, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Elizabeth J. Floyd, F, Daughter, age 1, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Charles Newton, M, Servant, age 16, born Stogumber, Somerset; occupation Blacksmith
    Elizabeth Thompset, F, Boarder, single, age 27, born Ashford, Kent; occupation Mantle Maker
    George Floyd, M, Boarder, married, age 55, born Porlock, Somerset; occupation: blacksmith

1322 William StreetWilliam Martin, M, Head, married, age 32, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: bricklayer's labourer
    Mary L. Martin, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Rusthall, Kent
    William J. Martin, M, Son, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Mary L. Martin, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

1322 William StreetDavid Hood, M, Head, married, age 22, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: plasterer's labourer
    Emily Hood, F, Wife, married, age 18, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Margaret Hood, F, Daughter, age 1 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

1327 William StreetErnest Boakes, M, Head, married, age 23, born Sevenoaks, Kent, occupation: cellar man
    Rose Boakes, F, Wife, married, age 21, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Francis Smith, F, Boarder, widowed, age 57, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: charwoman
    George Smith, M, Boarder, widowed, age 33, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: carter
    Charles Smith, M, Boarder, single, age 17, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: bricklayer's labourer
    Sarah Smith, F, Boarder, age 7, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar

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