The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1891 Tonbridge Census
Reference RG12/681: Tonbridge Enumeration District No 2; Sub-District: Tonbridge; Enumerator: Henry Cogger
Boundary Being that part of town bounded on the West by a line drawn from the Lower Bridge High Street to the Pot Kiln Houses on the London Road
Contents All the houses on the Western Side of High Street commencing at Castle Street near the Old Town Hall including all Castle Street, Castle Square, The Castle, Bank Street, The Slade, Houselands and Pot Kiln Houses near the London Road
The whole in the South Western (or Tonbridge) Parliamentary Division of Kent
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

2315, Havelock RoadFrancis Denyer, M, Head, married, age 65, born Lipshook, Hampshire; occupation: living on own means
    Mary Denyer, F, Wife, married, age 61, born Chiddingstone, Kent
    Alice Denyer, F, Granddaughter, single, age 10, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Edith A Colyer, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Little Chart, Kent; occupation: general domestic servant
    Walter G Toope, M, Lodger, single, age 48, born Whitchurch, Devon; occupation: assistant master at Tonbridge Grammar School
    Stanley P Hollebone, M, single, age 19, born Dulwich, Surrey; occupation: military student
    Basil C de Gex, M, single, age 17, born Frome, Somerset; occupation: military student

2316, Havelock RoadMary Beechear, F, Head, single, age 43, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: boarding house keeper
    William F Beechear, M, Nephew, single, age 19, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: elementary school pupil teacher
    Albert J Roots, M, Boarder, single, age 25, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: grocer's traveller
    Thomas D Brise, M, Boarder, single, age 21, born Canterbury, Kent; occupation: grocer's assistant
    Harry P Preston, M, Boarder, single, age 18, born Souteminster, Essex; occupation: grocer's assistant

2317, Havelock RoadStephen Constable, M, Head, married, age 48, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: house painter
    Sarah A Constable, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Dunks Green, Kent
    Frank Constable, M, Son, single, age 20, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: grocer's assistant
    Ernest Constable, M, Son, single, age 17, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: wheelwright apprentice
    John Constable, M, Son, single, age 15, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: errand boy
    Charles Constable, M, Son, single, age 6, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar

232, Lodge RoadEdgar T Brett, M, Head, single, age 22, born Mersham, Kent; occupation: grocer and baker
    Wallace Brett, M, Brother, single, age 24, born Mersham, Kent; occupation: grocer and baker
    Robert Gasson, M, Lodger, married, age 32, born Rye, Sussex; occupation: baker

234, Lodge RoadEmma Callow, F, Head, widowed, age 70, born Menham, Essex; occupation: living on own means
    Sarah Wallinger, F, Lodger, widowed, age 62, born London; occupation: dressmaker

236, Lodge RoadAlexander Apps, M, Head, married, age 53, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: house painter
    Elisabeth Apps, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Hadlow, Kent
    Henry Apps, M, Son, single, age 24, born Hadlow, Kent
    Florence Apps, F, Daughter, single, age 11, born Hadlow, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Daisy Apps, F, Daughter, single, age 9, born Hadlow, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Nellie Apps, F, Daughter, single, age 6, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar

238, Lodge RoadMary Wallace, F, Head, married, age 55, born South Malton, Devon
    Alfred Wallace, M, Son, single, age 19, born Weybridge, Surrey; occupation: gardener
    Ada Wallace, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Hildenborough, Kent; occupation: dressmaker
    Maud Wallace, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born Hildenborough, Kent; occupation: just left school
    Fred Wallace, M, Son, single, age 11, born Hildenborough, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Annie Wallace, F, Daughter, single, age 9, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar

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