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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

29Farnville, Upper Grosvenor RoadHenry Simmonds, M, Head, married, age 29, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: gardener
    Martha Simmonds, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Pembury, Kent
    Albert E. Simmonds, M, Son, age 3, born Capel, Kent
    John Dadswell, M, Visitor, age 24, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: grocer's assistant

2921 Upper Grosvenor RoadJoseph Edwards, M, Head, widowed, age 37, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: private income from property
    Ernest J. Edwards, M, Son, age 9, born St Marys Islington, London
    Eleanor H. Edwards, F, Daughter, age 7, born St Marys Islington, London; occupation: scholar
    Maude Edwards, F, Daughter, age 5, born St Marys Islington, London; occupation: scholar
    Olive M. Edwards, F, Daughter, age 4, born St Marys Islington, London
    Hannah Edwards, F, Daughter, age 9 m, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Sarah O. Luck, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: cook
    Amelia Lay, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Farringdon, Kent; occupation: nurse

29Tresham Villa, Upper Grosvenor RoadJohn W. Colledge, M, Head, married, age 44, born Rugby, Warwick; occupation: agricultural merchant
    Eliza Colledge, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Frant, Sussex
    Sarah B. Colledge, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Newbold On Avon, Warwick
    Florence M. Colledge, F, Daughter, age 18, born Mayfield, Sussex
    Eliza F. Colledge, F, Daughter, age 15, born Frant; occupation: scholar
    Amy Colledge, F, Daughter, age 12, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Isabel Colledge, F, Daughter, age 11, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Edith Colledge, F, Daughter, age 8, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Gertrude Colledge, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tun Wells, Kent

292 Tresham Villa, Upper Grosvenor RoadGeorge Winter, M, Head, married, age 77, born London; occupation Private income from dividends
    Dora Winter, F, Wife, married, age 59, born London
    Maria Randal, F, Servant, single, age 52, born Harefield, Middlesex; occupation General Servant

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