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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

241 Chandos RoadJohn Temple, M, Head, married, age 32, born Scotland; occupation Grocer And Beer Retailer
    Eliza Temple, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Bellam, Montgomery, Wales
    William R. Temple, M, Son, age 2, born Scotland

243 Chandos RoadJoseph Blackford, M, Head, married, age 69, born Burwash, Sussex, occupation: labourer
    Ann Blackford, F, Wife, married, age 66, born Holborn, Middlesex
    Alfred Mills, M, Boarder, single, age 30, born Ruckin, Kent

244 Chandos RoadJames Cheeseman, M, Head, married, age 36, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: bricklayer
    Emily Cheeseman, F, Wife, married, age 30
    James Cheeseman, M, Son, age 7, born Maidstone, Kent
    Emily Cheeseman, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    William Cheeseman, M, Son, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    George Cheeseman, M, Son, age 6 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    George Cheeseman, M, Boarder, single, age 20, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: bricklayer's labourer

245 Chandos RoadFrederick Jarrett, M, Head, married, age 44, born Yalding, Kent; occupation Gardener
    Kate Louisa Jarrett, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Yalding, Kent
    William F.H. Jarrett, M, Son, single, age 20, born Nettlestead, Kent; occupation Groom
    Leonard C. Jarrett, M, Son, age 15, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation Gardener
    Frederick W. Jarrett, M, Son, age 13, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation Stableboy
    Ernest A. Jarrett, M, Son, age 9, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Annie S.S. Jarrett, F, Daughter, age 7, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Mabel E.R. Jarrett, F, Daughter, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Cecil A.J. Jarrett, M, Son, age 1, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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