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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

624 Park RoadMaria Stevens, F, Head, widowed, age 45, born Southwark, Surrey; occupation: governess
    Charlotte Longland, F, Sister, single, age 60, born London; occupation: annuitant

623 Park RoadJane Cooper, F, Head, single, age 61, born Occold, Suffolk; occupation: private income from dividends
    Frances Cooper, F, Sister, single, age 55, born Occold, Suffolk; occupation: private income from dividends
    Eleanor Plumbridge, F, Servant, single, age 26, born Hersham, Surrey; occupation Domestic servant

622 Park RoadJohn Wood, M, Head, married, age 44, born Tun Wells, Kent, employs 3 men and 1 boy; occupation Coal Merchant
    Eliza Wood, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Brighton, Sussex
    Amelia A. Wood, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Tun Wells, Kent
    John Ernest Wood, M, Son, age 12, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Rose Kate Wood, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Matfield, Kent; occupation Domestic Servant

621 Park RoadEliza Mathew, F, Head, widowed, age 58, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Caroline E. Mathew, F, Sister in law, single, age 71, born Marylebone, Middlesex
    Florence J. Langridge, F, Niece, single, age 16, born Paddington, Middlesex; occupation: scholar
    Mary Ann Jones, F, Servant, single, age 53, born Soho, Middlesex; occupation: servant

62The ValeAnn Jones, F, Head, widowed, age 66, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: private income from property
    Occupation Companion

62The GlenGeorge A. Grant, M, Head, married, age 60, born Nine Elms, London; occupation: retired gas engineer
    Sarah Grant, F, Wife, married, age 64, born Fareham, Hampshire

62No Name or NumberMaria Rothney, F, Head, widowed, age 53, born (British Subject), India; occupation Annuitant
    Alice Rothney, F, Daughter, single, age 32, born (British Subject), India; occupation Annuitant
    Eva M. Rothney, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born (British Subject), India; occupation Annuitant
    Constance Rothney, F, Daughter, single, age 22, born (British Subject), India; occupation Annuitant
    Ada Rothney, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born (British Subject), India; occupation Annuitant
    Violet Rothney, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Bath, Somerset; occupation Scholar
    Helen G. Rothney, F, Daughter, single, age 12, born (British Subject), India; occupation Scholar
    Malcolm Rothney, M, Grandson, age 6, born (British Subject), India
    Rose Collingwood, F, Visitor, age 6, born (British Subject), India
    Rose Terris, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Ashbrittle, Somerset; occupation Cook
    Lucy Payne, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Doddington, Gloucester; occupation: housemaid

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