The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

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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

813 St Augustine, Grosvenor RoadRobert J. Sells, M, Head, single, age 38, born Kingston, Surrey; occupation: pharmaceutical chemist
    Sarah Willard, F, Aunt, single, age 63, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Housekeeper
    Harvey Palmer, M, Assistant, single, age 21, born Milford, Derby; occupation Chemist's assistant
    Ellen Linkstead, F, Servant, single, age 28, born Yalding, Kent; occupation: general servant

812 St Augustine, Grosvenor RoadBeneditto Bianchi, M, Head, married, age 58, born Como Naturalise British Subject, Italy, occupation: jeweller
    Mary Ann Bianchi, F, Wife, married, age 53, born London, occupation: jeweller
    Maria Bianchi, F, Daughter, single, age 26, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent, occupation: jeweller
    Louis Bianchi, M, Son, single, age 24, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent, occupation: jeweller
    Angelo Bianchi, M, Son, age 19, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent, occupation: watch maker
    Leo Bianchi, M, Son, age 16, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Rosa L. Bianchi, F, Daughter, age 13, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent, occupation: scholar
    Lucy Foord, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Charing, Kent; occupation: general servant

811 St Augustine, Grosvenor RoadGeorge Dodd, M, Head, widowed, age 50, born Betchworth, Surrey; occupation: tailor and draper
    Kate Dodd, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Mitcham, Surrey
    George Dodd, M, Son, single, age 21, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: draper's assistant
    Elizabeth Dodd, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Jane Dodd, F, Daughter, age 14, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

810 St Augustine, Grosvenor RoadWilliam B. Hunsley, M, Head, single, age 25, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: valuer
    Ann Buckmaster, F, Aunt, single, age 53, born Chalfont St Giles, Buckingham, occupation: housekeeper

89 St Augustine, Grosvenor RoadWilliam S. Reeves, M, Head, single, age 57, born Hawkhurst, Kent; occupation: shoe maker and leather cutter
    Marian M. Kennett, F, Housekeeper, single, age 27, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper
    Lydia Coe, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant

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