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

3148 Camden RoadWilliam James Pottman, M, Head, married, age 29, born Gorey, Jersey, Channel Islands; occupation Whitesmith and Gas Fitter
    Mary Ann Pottman, F, Wife, married, age 32, born St Ives, Huntingdon
    Edith Pottman, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    John Cole, M, Father in law, widowed, age 75, born Hummingford, Huntingdon; occupation Former baker

3150 Camden RoadEli George Copper, M, Head, married, age 50, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: dairyman
    Elizabeth Copper, F, Wife, married, age 43, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Susan Maria Copper, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: assistant in registory offices (H and J.S.)
    Alice Copper, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: toy and stationery apprentice

31 Albion RoadNicholas Jeffery, M, Head, married, age 66, born Tonbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: bricklayer
    Sophia Jeffery, F, Wife, married, age 66, born Tonbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: laundress

32 Albion RoadJesse Parrett, M, Head, married, age 37, born Hever, Kent, unemployed; occupation Fly Driver
    Harriet Parrett, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Barley, Hertford
    Nellie Harriett Parrett, F, Daughter, age 12, born Brixton, Surrey; occupation Scholar
    William Allen Parrett, M, Son, age 8, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Ada Jane Parrett, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Edith Kate Parrett, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Alice Emily Parrett, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Emily Owen, F, Lodger, widowed, age 32, born Frant, Sussex; occupation Dressmaker

33 Albion RoadJohn Hubble, M, Head, married, age 49, born Wrotham, Kent; occupation: retired chimney cleaner
    Mary Ann Hubble, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Mayfield, Sussex

34 Albion RoadWilliam Knight, M, Head, married, age 44, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: school master and organist
    Sophia Knight, F, Wife, married, age 46, born Buckhurst Hill, Buckingham
    William T.J. Knight, M, Son, single, age 18, born Chobham, Surrey; occupation: pupil teacher

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