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

1425 William StreetJoseph Spooner, M, Head, married, age 54, born Sprangton, Suffolk; occupation: coachman
    Charlotte Spooner, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Dartmouth, Devon
    Ellen Kemp, F, Boarder, age 55, born Dartmouth, Devon

1423 William StreetGeorge Teater, M, Head, married, age 23, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation Master carpenter
    Ann Teater, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Lamberhurst, Sussex
    Alfred E. Teater, M, Son, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Elizabeth J. Teater, F, Daughter, age 7 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Caroline Teater, F, Mother, widowed, age 60, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Charwoman

1421 William StreetJohn Hale, M, Head, married, age 37, born Monkstone, Wiltshire; occupation: cooper
    Ruth Hale, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Harableton, Oxford

1419 William StreetJames Monkton, M, Head, married, age 47, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: smith's labourer
    Eliza Monkton, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Emily E. Monkton, F, Daughter, age 10, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Leonard Monkton, M, Son, age 7, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    William Monkton, M, Son, age 5, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Alice M. Monkton, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Charles T. Monkton, M, Son, age 15, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: pork butcher's labourer

1417 William StreetWilliam Woodham, M, Head, married, age 31, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Dairyman
    Caroline Woodham, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Jane Woodham, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Lousia Avery, F, Boarder, married, age 55, born Crowborough, Sussex

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