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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]

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Sheet    Place    Census entry

173 Sussex Villas, Queens RoadEdmund Cavie, M, Head, married, age 44, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: brick maker
    Mary A. Cavie, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Willm. Cavie, M, Son, single, age 21, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: brick maker
    John F. Cavie, M, Son, single, age 15, born Tonbridge, Kent
    George Cavie, M, Son, single, age 11, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Emily Cavie, F, Daughter, age 8, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Hannah Cavie, F, Daughter, age 6, born Tonbridge, Kent

174 Sussex Villas, Queens RoadMay Hollamby, F, Head, widowed, age 50, born London; occupation: laundress
    Minnie Hollarnby, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: laundress

17Melrose, Upper Govenor RoadAlbert Wood, M, Head, married, age 25, born Frant, Sussex; occupation Gardener
    Deborah Wood, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Rodwinter, Parish Of, Essex

17Sefton Villa, Upper Grosvenor RoadMary E. Smith, F, Head, married, age 28, born Thurlaston, Leicester; occupation: boarding house keeper
    Sarah A. Hubbard, F, Servant, single, age 14, born Horsemonden, Kent; occupation: general servant

17Sefton Villa, Upper Grosvenor RoadEdwin Hill, M, Head, married, age 53, born Sneinton Town, Nottingham; occupation: retired grocer
    Elizabeth Hill, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Sneinton Town, Nottingham
    Amie Hill, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born London; occupation: governess
    Ada Hill, F, Daughter, age 13, born Nottingham; occupation: scholar
    Edwin Hill, M, Son, age 9, born Matlock Bank, Derby; occupation: scholar

17Texford Lodge, Upper Grosvenor RoadE. Rowan, F, Head, widowed, age 47, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation Retired Draper

17Woodland Villa, Upper Grosvenor RoadWilliam Steers, M, Head, married, age 60, born Compton, Surrey; occupation: dairyman
    Ann Steers, F, Wife, married, age 62, born Tonbridge, Kent
    W. H. Steers, M, Son, single, age 32, born Tun Wells, Kent
    John Steers, M, Son, single, age 30, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Letitia Steers, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Elizabeth Steers, F, Daughter, single, age 25, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Mary Steers, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Martha Steers, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born Tun Wells, Kent

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