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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

36Oldenbury House, Mount Ephraim RoadThomas Lavender, M, Head, married, age 38, born Hemingford Abbots, Huntingdon; occupation Lodging House Keeper
    Susannah Lavender, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Blakeney, Norfolk
    Alice Lavender, F, Daughter, age 13, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Daisy Lavender, F, Daughter, age 6, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Kate Lavender, F, Daughter, age 3, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Dora Lavender, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tun Wells, Kent
    David Lavender, M, Son, age 11, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Alice Fermer, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: general servant
    Emily Harding, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: general servant

36Oldenbury House, Mount Ephraim RoadEliza M. Watson, F, Head, married, age 44, born London
    Ida M. Watson, F, Daughter, age 3, born East Farleigh, Kent
    Geoffrey L. Watson, M, Son, age 1, born East Farleigh, Kent
    Eliza L. Bundey, F, Servant, single, age 27, born Newport, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, occupation: nurse
    Sarah A. Chambers, F, Servant, age 18, born Worthing, Sussex; occupation: housemaid
    Eleanor Rogers, F, Servant, age 17, born Salehurst, Sussex; occupation: nurse

36Garden CottagesHarriett Stapley, F, Head, widowed, age 56, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Louisa Harriet Stapley, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Ellen Heath, F, Servant, age 24, born Withyham, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant

36Garden LodgeThomas Dungate, M, Head, married, age 61, born Charing, Kent; occupation: former school master
    Sarah Dungate, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Backwell, Somerset

36Bredbury StablesGeorge Carrick, M, Head, married, age 53, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: coachman
    Jane Carrick, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Yalding, Kent
    Anne E. Carrick, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Town Malling, Kent; occupation: dressmaker
    Margaret Carrick, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Tun Wells, Kent

366 Rock Villa RoadWilliam Denton, M, Head, married, age 56, born Kent, handicap: deaf; occupation: carpet beater
    Elizabeth Denton, F, Wife, married, age 58, born Kent
    Elizabeth Ralph, F, Granddaughter, age 16, born Kent
    Matilda Denton, F, Niece, age 14, born Kent

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