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 Mount Ephraim, St Johns Road, Queens Road, Upper Grosvenor Road, Hanover Road, Rock Villa Road, Culverden Street, Grosvenor Road, Culverden Square, Woodbury Park Road and Park 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

55 Mount EphraimElizabeth Carpenter, F, Head, single, age 41, born Tiverton, Devon; occupation: lodging house keeper
    Clara Joy, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: housemaid

53 Mount EphraimJessie D. Oliver, F, Head, widowed, age 55, born Marlow Nr Oxford
    Gertrude M. Oliver, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Jessie E. Oliver, F, Daughter, age 15, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Eliza H. Omer, F, Visitor, single, age 53, born Riverhead, Kent; occupation Annuitant
    Anne Short, F, Servant, single, age 34, born Thakeham, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper
    Martha Short, F, Servant, single, age 26, born Thakeham, Sussex; occupation: cook

53 Mount EphraimWilliam Brentnall, M, Head, married, age 52, born Ilkeston, Derby, occupation: civil engineer and town surveyor
    Frances Brentnall, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Ironbridge, Shropshire
    Frances Mary Smith, F, Niece, single, age 11, born Ironbridge, Shropshire, occupation: scholar
    Phylis S. Chapman, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Tun Wells, Kent, occupation: general servant

54 St Johns RoadElizabeth Edwards, F, Head, widowed, age 54, born Middlesex

56 St Johns RoadRobert Neale, M, Head, married, age 46, born Cheshunt, Hertford; occupation Lodging House Keeper
    Christina Neale, F, Wife, married, age 48, born Scotland
    Ellen May, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Hildenboro, Kent; occupation: housemaid

56 St Johns RoadRichard Wadeson, M, Head, married, age 53, born Bay Horn, Lancashire; occupation Half Pay Major and Doctor, Royal Hospital Chelsea
    Susan Wadeson, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Alphington, Devon
    Edith E. Wadeson, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born Sandgate, Kent

56 St Johns RoadMary A. Gripper, F, Head, single, age 40, born Hertford, Hertford; occupation: independent
    Eliza Keddell, F, Visitor, single, age 46, born Deptford, Kent; occupation: independent

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