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

511 Albion RoadAlfred Litchfield, M, Head, married, age 31, born Wavendon, Buckingham; occupation: butler
    Hannah Litchfield, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Puttoxhill, Bedford
    Emily F. Litchfield, F, Daughter, age 5, born Kensington, Middlesex

512 Albion RoadNicholas Grunwell, M, Head, married, age 25, born Bradford, York; occupation: timber merchant's clerk
    Annie Grunwell, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Newcastle On Tyne, Northumberland
    Frederick Wm. Grunwell, M, Son, age 2 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

513 Albion RoadHercules Coombs, M, Head, married, age 44, born Buckham Wistan, Dorset; occupation: watch maker
    Emily Coombs, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Wincanton, Somerset
    Frederick Pitts, M, Son in law, married, age 29, born Torquay, Devon; occupation Butler
    Clara Pitts, F, Daughter, married, age 20, born Bristan, Somerset

514 Albion RoadElizabeth Dalston, F, Head, single, age 54, born Great Grimsby, Lincoln; occupation: annuitant
    Henry S. Dalston Drury, M, Nephew, single, age 23, born Heathfield, Sussex; occupation: grocer's assistant
    Selina Bagwell, F, Lodger, widowed, age 60, born Ticehurst, Sussex, unemployed, occupation: dressmaker's assistant

515 Albion RoadHenry Robert Payne Ward, M, Head, married, age 40, born Stamford Hill, Middlesex; occupation Telegraph clerk
    Ellen Ward, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Croydon, Surrey
    Lizzie E.A. Ward, F, Daughter, age 14, born New Cross, Kent; occupation Pupil Teacher
    Martha M. Ward, F, Daughter, age 8, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Frederick H. Ward, M, Son, age 6, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Harriet E.C. Craig, F, Visitor, single, age 59, born Bocking, Essex; occupation: annuitant
    Mary Ann Cochrane, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

516 Albion RoadLouisa Cox, F, Head, widowed, age 68, born Groombridge, Kent; occupation: retired lodging house keeper
    Sarah Louise Cox, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: principal young ladies school

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