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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

1017 St James RoadGeorge Pocock, M, Head, married, age 60, born Brighthelmstone, Sussex; occupation Private income from property
    Elizabeth Pocock, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Lindfield, Sussex
    Henry Martin, M, Son in law, married, age 28, born Hurst; occupation: chemist
    Lissie Martin, F, Daughter, married, age 28, born Brighthelmstone, Sussex
    Irene Martin, F, Granddaughter, age 4 m, born East Grinstead, Sussex
    Martha Wilkins, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Burgess Hill, Sussex; occupation Domestic servant

1015 St James RoadMartha Mahoney, F, Head, widowed, age 73, born Ireland; occupation: secretary
    Jane Mahoney, F, Daughter, single, age 43, born Ireland; occupation: secretary
    Edith F. Mahoney, F, Daughter, single, age 40, born St Helens, Lancashire; occupation: missionary
    Harriet A.C. Mahoney, F, Daughter, single, age 33, born St Helens, Lancashire
    Jane May, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Hadlow, Kent; occupation: cook
    Sarah May, F, Servant, single, age 13, born Hadlow, Kent; occupation: housemaid
    Ross Fendall Lowis, M, Visitor, married, age 41, born India; occupation: major royal artillery
    Sarah Jane Lowis, F, Visitor, married, age 43, born Ireland
    Arthur Willaud Lowis, M, Visitor, age 6, born India
    Helen Margaret Lowis, F, Visitor, age 2, born India
    Emily Sophia Bagwell, F, Visitor, age 19, born Rockbeare, Devon, occupation: domestic servant

1013 St James RoadHenry Lempriere, M, Head, married, age 60, born St Martins, Jersey, Channel Islands; occupation: retired major
    Imogein Lempriere, F, Wife, married, age 60, born Lenham, Kent
    Alice Lempriere, F, Daughter, single, age 30, born Mauritius
    Emma Haylock, F, Servant, single, age 32, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant
    Elizabeth Edwards, F, Servant, single, age 19, born East Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant

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