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 Peters Street, Garden Street, Calverley Street, Camden Road, Dale Street, Albert Street, Kensington Street, Victoria Road, Ely Lane and Calverley 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

1245 Camden RoadWilliam Tindall, M, Head, married, age 33, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Butler
    Emma Tindall, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Cook
    Arthur F. Tindall, M, Son, age 12, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation Scholar

1245 Camden RoadAlfred J. Sawer, M, Head, married, age 25, born Holbrook, Suffolk; occupation: professor of music
    Betrice E. Sawer, F, Wife, married, age 20, born Cowes, Isle of Wight, Hampshire

1247 Camden RoadCatherine Homwood, F, Head, widowed, age 53, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: upholsterer
    William Homwood, M, Son, single, age 20, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: upholsterer

1249 Camden RoadAlfred Wickham, M, Head, married, age 27, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Shoeing Smith
    Elizabeth Wickham, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Wodley, Hampshire
    Alfred Wickham, M, Son, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Mary Ann Wickham, F, Daughter, age 1, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

1249 Camden RoadWilliam C. Terry, M, Head, married, age 31, born Wateringbury, Kent; occupation Fruiterer
    Esther N. Terry, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Hever, Kent
    Daisy B. Terry, F, Daughter, age 8 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

1251 Camden RoadMary C. Warren, F, Head, widowed, age 60, born Pembury, Kent; occupation Beer House Keeper
    Ann Maynard, F, Sister, widowed, age 67, born Pembury, Kent; occupation Assistant Beer House Keeper
    Elizabeth Damper, F, Sister, single, age 63, born Pembury, Kent; occupation Assistant Beer House Keeper
    Mary Maynard, F, Neice, single, age 30, born St Brides, Middlesex, unemployed; occupation: school mistress
    William H. Maynard, M, Nephew, single, age 28, born Lincolns Inn, Middlesex; occupation: ironmonger's clerk

1253 Camden RoadWilliam Roberts, M, Head, married, age 37, born Farleigh, Kent; occupation Carpenter and Beer House Keeper
    Annie Roberts, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Harry W.B. Roberts, M, Son, age 15, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Auctioneer's clerk
    Albert E. Roberts, M, Son, age 12, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    William W. Roberts, M, Son, age 10, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Edith A. Roberts, F, Daughter, age 8, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Rose B. Roberts, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Susan Ashdown, F, Lodger, single, age 75, born Tunbridge Wells, Sussex; occupation: nurse

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