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

1548 Beulah RoadAnn Baker, F, Head, single, age 63, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    George Carey, M, Lodger, single, age 29, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: timber salesman
    John Carey, M, Lodger, single, age 27, born Burwash, Sussex

1550 Beulah RoadFanny Welfear, F, Head, widowed, age 74, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation No Occupation
    Mary Illman, F, Servant, single, age 49, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant

1554 Beulah RoadWilliam R. Jarrett, M, Head, married, age 49, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation Accountant
    Charlotte S. Jarrett, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Wrotham, Kent
    Annie Bertha Jarrett, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Draper's assistant
    Alfred Norton Jarrett, M, Son, single, age 10, born Seal, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Charles Frederick Jarrett, M, Son, age 6, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar

1556 Beulah RoadSarah Coleman, F, Head, married, age 70, born Tunbridge, Kent
    Louisa Coleman, F, Daughter, single, age 40, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: needle woman

1558 Beulah RoadCharles Thos. Spanton, M, Head, married, age 38, born London; occupation: commercial traveller in timber trade
    Emily Spanton, F, Wife, married, age 39, born London
    Charles Walter Spanton, M, Son, single, age 16, born London; occupation: carpenter's apprentice
    Emily Eleanor Spanton, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born London; occupation: dressmaker apprentice
    Ernest John Spanton, M, Son, age 12, born Lambeth, Surrey; occupation: scholar
    William Spanton, M, Son, age 10, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Selina Lucy Spanton, F, Daughter, age 8, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Maurean M. Spanton, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

1560 Beulah RoadAlfred J. Beard, M, Head, married, age 29, born Gloucester, occupation: surgeon dentist
    Margaret M. Beard, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Liverpool
    Ernest Alfred Beard, M, Son, age 7, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Alice Mary Beard, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Florence B. Beard, F, Daughter, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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