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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

124 Beulah RoadHenry Jackson Rhodes, M, Head, married, age 58, born Market Rasen, Lincoln; occupation Clergyman Without Cure Of Souls
    Emily Rhodes, F, Wife, married, age 56, born London City Of, Middlesex
    Julia Amelia Eldridge, F, Servant, single, age 61, born Bedminster, Somerset; occupation: housekeeper
    Elizabeth Blake, F, Servant, single, age 35, born Stoneham, Hampshire, occupation: cook
    Frances Edith Ovenden, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Newington, Surrey; occupation Housemaid

126 Beulah RoadJohn Meredith, M, Head, married, age 71, born Leominster, Hertford; occupation: surgeon
    Mary Ann Meredith, F, Wife, married, age 63, born Birmingham, Warwick
    Catherine Brooker, F, Servant, single, age 60, born Worth, Sussex; occupation: cook
    Clara Brooker, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Worth, Sussex; occupation: housemaid

128 Beulah RoadMary Ann Cowles, F, Head, single, age 56, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: retired draper
    Sarah Caroline Vinson, F, Visitor, single, age 23, born Thame, Oxford
    Matilda Caly, F, Servant, single, age 38, born Staplehurst, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

1210 Beulah RoadHenry Langridge, M, Head, married, age 64, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: retired farmer
    Elizabeth Sophia Langridge, F, Wife, married, age 64, born Longfield, Surrey
    Elizabeth Mary Langridge, F, Granddaughter, age 4, born Kentish Town, London
    Elizabeth Mary Langridge, F, Granddaughter, age 4, born Kentish Town, London
    Emily Humphrey, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Horn, Surrey; occupation Domestic servant

1212 Beulah RoadLouisa Freer Walton, F, Head, single, age 36, born Handsworth, Stafford
    Lucy Madeline Walton, F, Sister, single, age 28, born Handsworth, Stafford
    Francis William Walton, M, Brother, age 15, born Handsworth, Stafford; occupation Scholar
    Eliza Dann, F, Servant, single, age 24, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant

1214 Beulah RoadHenry Baron Dickinson, M, Head, married, age 28, born Brixton, Surrey; occupation: curate of St James, Tunbridge Wells
    Esther Dickinson, F, Wife, married, age 28, born London
    Isabel Wakeling, F, Sister in law, single, age 17, born Stoke Newington, Middlesex
    Percy William Rawdon Macnamera, M, Boarder, single, age 16, born Sialkote Punjaub, East Indies; occupation: scholar
    Wilfred Charlie FarquharRawdon Macnamera, M, Boarder, single, age 14, born Sialkote Punjaub, East Indies; occupation: scholar
    Colin George HerbertRawdon Macnamera, M, Boarder, single, age 11, born Calcutta, East Indies; occupation: scholar
    Matilda Ann Roffe, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Housemaid
    Jane Smith, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: cook

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