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]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

231 & 3 Victoria RoadWilliam Davis, M, Head, married, age 30, born Ashford, Kent, employs 1 boy; occupation: baker
    Hannah Davis, F, Wife, married, age 28, born East Peckham, Kent
    William H. Davis, M, Son, age 3, born Pluckley, Kent
    John Packham, M, Lodger, single, age 29, born Tudely, Kent; occupation: labourer

231 & 3 Victoria RoadThomas Neve, M, Head, married, age 31, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: labourer
    Ellen Neve, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Tudely, Kent
    George Neve, M, Son, age 5, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Alfred Neve, M, Son, age 4, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Ellen Neve, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Harry Neve, M, Son, age 1, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

232 Victoria RoadGeorge P. Puttock, M, Head, married, age 22, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation Labourer
    Fanny J. Puttock, F, Wife, married, age 20, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation Laundress
    George P. Puttock, M, Son, age 4 m, born Tonbridge, Kent

232 Victoria RoadWilliam S. Savage, M, Head, married, age 51, born Surfleet, Lincoln; occupation: patten and clog maker
    Emma C. Savage, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Norwich, Norfolk

234 Victoria RoadAlfred Roberts, M, Head, married, age 50, born Bethersden, Kent; occupation Gardener
    Mary A. Roberts, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Emma M. Roberts, F, Daughter, age 13, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar

235 Victoria RoadThomas Wenborn, M, Head, married, age 29, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Carman
    Frances Wenborn, F, Wife, married, age 21, born Hillingdon, Middlesex

235 Victoria RoadSarah Hards, F, Head, single, age 28, born Hadlow, Kent; occupation: charwoman
    Alice Hards, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Clara Hards, F, Daughter, age 3 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

236 Victoria RoadEdwin Card, M, Head, married, age 34, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: cabman
    Mary Card, F, Wife, married, age 33, born Cork, Ireland
    Edwin J. Card, M, Son, age 14, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    William Card, M, Son, age 10, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Mary A. Card, F, Daughter, age 8, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Thomas Card, M, Son, age 6, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar

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