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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

20Rose Villa, Upper Grosvenor RoadElizabeth Tyrrell, F, Head, widowed, age 70, born Eynsham, Oxford
    Rebecca Foster, F, Sister, single, age 76, born Eynsham, Oxford
    Mary E. Collingwood, F, Niece, married, age 39, born Leicester
    Thomas F. Foster, M, Brother, married, age 54, born Eynsham, Oxford; occupation Draper
    Emma J. Brenchley, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Faversham, Kent, occupation: servant
    Walter F. Prescott, M, Boarder, single, age 25, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation Grocer's assistant
    Robert W. Hallan, M, Boarder, single, age 27, born Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales; occupation: grocer's assistant

20Wroxton Lodge, Upper Grosvenor RoadFrancis Boreham, M, Head, married, age 35, born Kegworth, Leicester, occupation: solicitors managing clerk
    Fanny Boreham, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Chiddingstone, Kent
    Frank W. Boreham, M, Son, age 10, born Tun Wells, Kent, occupation: scholar
    John Boreham, M, Son, age 8, born Tun Wells, Kent, occupation: scholar
    William U. Boreham, M, Son, age 5, born Tun Wells, Kent, occupation: scholar
    Charles T. Boreham, M, Son, age 3, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Harry B. Boreham, M, Son, age 1, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Albert E. Boreham, M, Son, age 1 m, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Emily Usher, F, Sister in law, single, age 30, born Chiddingstone, Kent, occupation: no occupation
    Ellen M. Jenks, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: general servant

20Grandchester House, Upper Grosvenor RoadCharles G. Clark, M, Head, married, age 47, born Mitcheldever, Hampshire; occupation: clergyman without cure of souls
    Eleanor H.S. Clark, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Marylebone, Middlesex
    Archibald Clark, M, Son, single, age 17, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Catherine Clark, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Henry G. Clark, M, Son, age 13, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    William S. Clark, M, Son, age 12, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Charles F. Clark, M, Son, age 11, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Arthur W. Clark, M, Son, age 10, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Eleanor J. Clark, F, Daughter, single, age 9, born Burwash, Sussex
    Margaret J. Clark, F, Daughter, age 7, born Burwash, Sussex
    Edward R. Clark, M, Son, age 6, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Ann Pilbeam, F, Servant, single, age 42, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation Nurse
    Isabella Sales, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: cook
    Jane Hook, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: housemaid

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