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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

5214 Culverden SquareWilliam Webb, M, Head, married, age 30, born Bishopsgate, Middlesex; occupation House Decorator
    Eliza Jane Webb, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Bishopsgate, Middlesex
    Elizabeth Mary Webb, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Arthur C. Knight, M, Visitor, age 3, born Islington, Middlesex
    Thomas Burfoot, M, Lodger, single, age 21, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: painter

5215 Culverden SquareJames House, M, Head, married, age 32, born Reading, Berkshire; occupation: tin man
    Rhoda House, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Emily House, F, Daughter, age 10, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Mary Anna House, F, Daughter, age 9, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Philis House, F, Daughter, age 7, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Alfred House, M, Son, age 5, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Frederick House, M, Son, age 1, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Emily Samson, F, Boarder, single, age 46, born Frittenden, Kent; occupation: dressmaker

5216 Culverden SquareJames Knowles, M, Head, married, age 46, born Kennington, Kent; occupation: house painter and decorator
    Emily Sarah Knowles, F, Wife, married, age 44, born Woodchurch, Kent
    Charles Willm. Knowles, M, Son, single, age 19, born Ashford, Kent; occupation: drapers porter
    Arthur T. Knowles, M, Son, single, age 17, born Ashford, Kent; occupation: compositor printer
    Emily Sarah Knowles, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born Ashford, Kent
    Peter John Standen, M, Lodger, single, age 24, born Kent; occupation: bricklayer's labourer

5217 Culverden SquareHenry Goodwin, M, Head, married, age 50, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: bricklayer
    Mary Ann Goodwin, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Penshurst, Kent
    George A. Goodwin, M, Son, single, age 21, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: bricklayer
    Mary J. Goodwin, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: servant
    Charles R. Goodwin, M, Son, age 17, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: pupil teacher
    Edith Goodwin, F, Daughter, age 15, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Alice Goodwin, F, Daughter, age 12, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Herbert Goodwin, M, Son, age 8, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Alfred John Goodwin, M, Son, age 4, born Tun Wells, Kent
    May Goodwin, F, Daughter, age 2 m, born Tun Wells, Kent

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