The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

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1881 Tunbridge Wells, Kent Census
That part of Tunbridge Wells within the Parish of Tonbridge that includes Camden Road, Albion Road, St James Road, Beulah Road, Granville Road, Chandos Road and Dukes 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

2134 Camden RoadEbenezer Smith, M, Head, married, age 48, born Southborough, Kent; occupation: tailor
    Martha Smith, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Warbleton, Sussex
    Agnes Russell Smith, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: machinist

2136 Camden RoadMartha Hebblewhite, F, Head, single, age 38, born Fleet Street, London; occupation: dressmaker
    Elizabeth Hebblewhite, F, Sister, single, age 35, born Cambridge; occupation: dressmaker
    Jane Pearce, F, Lodger, married, age 60, born Clifton, Warwick; occupation Seamstress
    Mary Anne Pearce, F, Lodger's daughter, single, age 20, born Bexhill, Sussex; occupation Seamstress

2138 Camden RoadMary Anne Boyce, F, Head, widowed, age 77, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent, occupation: laundress
    Ann Randall, F, Lodger, single, age 80, born Boston, Lincoln

2140 Camden RoadThomas Albert Jarman, M, Head, married, age 34, born Wrotham, Kent; occupation: shoeing smith
    Ann Jarman, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Cowbit, Lincoln
    Albert Jarman, M, Son, age 6, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    William Jarman, M, Son, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Joseph Dowson, M, Lodger, single, age 29, born Dalton N R, York; occupation: draper

2142 Camden RoadMary Ann Woodruff, F, Head, married, age 53, born Deal, Kent
    John Woodruff, M, Son, single, age 27, born Dover, Kent; occupation Warehouseman

2144 Camden RoadCharles Cox, M, Head, married, age 29, born Charwood, Surrey, employs 2 men; occupation: horticultural builder
    Alice Cox, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Sundridge, Kent
    Alice Cox, F, Daughter, age 6, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Nellie Cox, F, Daughter, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Arthur Cox, M, Brother, single, age 18, born Charwood, Surrey; occupation: horticultural builder
    John Tidy, M, Boarder, single, age 23, born Rusper, Sussex; occupation Horticultural Builder

2146 Camden RoadThomas Sheppard, M, Head, married, age 31, born Newbury, Berkshire; occupation: house painter
    Matilda Sheppard, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Woolwich, Kent
    May Sheppard, F, Daughter, age 7, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Minnie Sheppard, F, Daughter, age 6, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Stanley Frederick Sheppard, M, Son, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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