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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

119 St James RoadAda Eleanor Naesmyth, F, Head, single, age 40, born Scotland
    Louisa Nagel, F, Servant, single, age 49, born Germany; occupation Domestic servant
    Mary Turner, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: parlour maid
    Kate Green, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: cook

117 St James RoadMary Ann Marsh, F, Head, single, age 30, born Eastry, Kent; occupation: cook
    Martha Walters, F, Charwoman, single, age 24, born Rusthall, Kent; occupation Laundress

115 St James RoadMary Anna Hawkins, F, Head, single, age 81, born Bisley, Gloucester; occupation: no occupation
    Ann Waye, F, Servant, single, age 29, born St Mary Tay, Devon; occupation Housemaid
    Emily Waye, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Stickle Path, Devon; occupation Cook

113 St James RoadJane Dennett, F, Head, widowed, age 72, born Bloomsbury, London; occupation: private income from property
    Sarah Richardson, F, Sister, single, age 64, born Pentonville, London; occupation: no occupation
    Ellen Melie Welch, F, Niece, single, age 23, born Camden Square, London; occupation: no occupation
    Rose Clarke, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

111 St James RoadEdward Tew, M, Head, married, age 67, born Boston, Lincoln; occupation Retired Merchant
    Eliza Sarah Tew, F, Wife, married, age 68, born Lincoln, Lincoln
    Sarah Ellen Smith, F, Niece, single, age 17, born Reading, Berkshire
    Eliza Taylor, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

112 Beulah RoadThomas Walker, M, Head, married, age 49, born Millwall, Essex; occupation Private income from dividends
    Charlotte Elizth. Walker, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Marden, Wiltshire
    Charlotte Mary Walker, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Thomas Archibald Walker, M, Son, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Eliza Cornwall, F, Servant, single, age 47, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: cook
    Louisa Green, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Paddington, London; occupation: nurse
    Ellen White, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Pewsey, Wiltshire; occupation Parlour maid
    Jane Hall, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Tonbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: housemaid

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