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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

242 Caprera Villa, Upper Grosvenor RoadMary A. Delves, F, Head, widowed, age 52, born Tun Wells, Kent, handicap: invalid
    Charles F. Delves, M, Son, single, age 19, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: brewer
    Kate M. Delves, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Florence E. Delves, F, Daughter, single, age 12, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Rhoda A. Ellis, F, Servant, single, age 35, born Laughton, Sussex; occupation: general servant
    Annie Rogers, F, Servant, single, age 20, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: general servant

24Telford Lodge, Upper Grosvenor RoadWillm. Hogbin, M, Head, married, age 36, born Hackington, Kent, employs 9 men and 2 boys; occupation: grocer
    Mary A. Hogbin, F, Wife, married, age 35, born St Leonards, Sussex
    Edith A. Hogbin, F, Daughter, age 9, born Deptford, Kent
    Rose Akehurst, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: general servant
    John Moss Hogbin, M, Brother, married, age 38, born Sellinge, Kent; occupation: coachman

24Lindum Villa, Upper Grosvenor RoadMary Blackbourn, F, Head, widowed, age 74, born Canterbury, Kent, occupation: annuitant
    Harriett Blackbourn, F, Daughter, single, age 36, born Dover, Kent
    Mary White, F, Visitor, widowed, age 62, born Warrington, Lancashire; occupation Annuitant
    Emma Taylor, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: general servant

24Cranmer Villa, Upper Grosvenor RoadHannah A. White, F, Head, single, age 41, born St James Soho, London; occupation Annuitant
    Clara Elles, F, Visitor, married, age 27, born India
    Dora A. Elles, F, Visitor, age 3, born India
    Edmund Elles, M, Visitor, age 2, born Sandhurst
    Hugh Jameson Elles, M, Visitor, age 1, born Kensington, London
    Caroline Ratte, F, Servant, single, age 41, born Kingsland, London; occupation Nurse
    Fanny Goodenough, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Bath; occupation: nurse
    Rosina French, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: general servant

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