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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

345 Hanover RoadElizabeth Lebert, F, Head, widowed, age 31, born London
    Sophia F. Harrison, F, Sister, single, age 40, born London
    Ada E. Warrimer, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Kent; occupation Domestic servant

346 Hanover RoadMary How, F, Head, single, age 52, born Cudham, Kent; occupation: lodging house keeper
    Esther How, F, Sister, single, age 45, born Cudham, Kent; occupation: lodging house keeper
    Caroline M. Powys, F, Lodger, single, age 44, born At Sea

347 Hanover RoadSarah E. Cook, F, Head, single, age 81, born Suffolk
    Margaret Smith, F, Sister, widowed, age 73, born Suffolk; occupation: upholstress
    Sophia Smith, F, Niece, age 38, born Tunbridge, Kent
    Agnes B. Goldsmith, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Hythe, Kent; occupation: domestic servant
    Louisa Coppinger, F, Lodger, single, age 55, born Trinidad, West Indies
    Annie Granger, F, Visitor, age 10, born London

348 Hanover RoadJames How, M, Head, married, age 46, born Cudham, Kent; occupation: gardener
    Charlotte How, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Feltham, Middlesex
    Herbert H. How, M, Son, age 8, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar

34Hanover HouseElizabeth Duncan, F, Head, widowed, age 66, born Swanage, Dorset
    Mary Duncan, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Maria Duncan, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Fanny Groombridge, F, Servant, single, age 26, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant

3418 Mount Ephraim RoadJohn E. Ranking, M, Head, married, age 31, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation Physician
    Elizabeth Ranking, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Robert M. Ranking, M, Son, age 5, born Tun Wells, Kent
    George L. Ranking, M, Son, age 3, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Margaret L. Ranking, F, Daughter, age 1 m, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Emma B. May, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Rusthall, Kent; occupation: housemaid
    Emma Martin, F, Servant, widowed, age 51, born Wrotham, Kent; occupation: nurse
    Annie Hare, F, Servant, widowed, age 25, born Fife Dunbrg, Scotland; occupation: cook
    Mary A. Barton, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Tonbridge, Kent, occupation: nurse

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