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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

28Lyndhurst Villa, Upper Grosvenor RoadAnne H. Amys, F, Head, single, age 50, born R...ham, Suffolk; occupation: annuitant
    Anne Isabella Amys, F, Niece, age 18, born Haddington Rakbitland, Huntingdon; occupation: annuitant
    Isabella Woolley, F, Servant, age 17, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation General Servant
    Emily M. Fincham, F, Visitor, age 25, born Camberwell, Middlesex; occupation: annuitant

282 Lyndhurst Villa, Upper Grosvenor RoadJohn Provis, M, Head, married, age 31, born Redruth, Cornwall; occupation Commercial traveller in drapes
    Eliza Escott Provis, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Exeter, Devon
    William L. Provis, M, Son, age 2, born Forest Hill, Kent
    Ernest S. Provis, M, Son, age 1, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Edith E. Provis, F, Daughter, age 5 m, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Esther Cole, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant
    Minnie Martin, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

2825 Upper Grosvenor RoadFredk.Aug. Yorke, M, Head, married, age 67, born West Indies; occupation Retired Major General
    Elizabeth Yorke, F, Wife, married, age 65, born Scotland
    Cecilia Yorke, F, Daughter, single, age 28, born Ionian Islands, Greece
    Mary Morrison, F, Daughter, widowed, age 32, born Waltham Abbey, Essex
    Jane Seaton, F, Servant, single, age 30, born Scotland; occupation: cook
    Janet Henderson, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Scotland; occupation: housemaid

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