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

311 Dukes RoadJohn Twort, M, Head, married, age 37, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation Labourer
    Harriet Twort, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Southboro, Kent
    Ada Twort, F, Daughter, age 11, born Broadstairs, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Robert Twort, M, Son, age 10, born Broadstairs, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Caroline Ann Twort, F, Daughter, age 8, born Broadstairs, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Luke Twort, M, Son, age 6, born Broadstairs, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Clara L. Twort, F, Daughter, age 4, born Broadstairs, Kent
    Edith H. Twort, F, Daughter, age 2, born Broadstairs, Kent
    Hugh A. Twort, M, Son, age 1, born Broadstairs, Kent
    Sarah E. Twort, F, Daughter, age 2 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

312 Dukes RoadWilliam Russell, M, Head, married, age 63, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Retired Butcher
    Jane Russell, F, Wife, married, age 55, born Brighton, Sussex

313 Dukes RoadMary Card, F, Head, widowed, age 49, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: private income from property
    Charles Card, M, Son, single, age 18, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: wheelwright apprentice
    Hilmer R. Card, M, Son, single, age 16, born Frant, Sussex
    Lewis Card, M, Son, age 14, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: photographers assistant
    Ellen M. Card, F, Daughter, age 11, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: scholar

314 Dukes RoadJohn Wise, M, Head, married, age 42, born Atwick, York; occupation Tailor
    Frances Wise, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Agnes A. Wise, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    George T. Wise, M, Son, age 12, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Gertrude F. Wise, F, Daughter, age 11, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Charles R. Wise, M, Son, age 9, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Ella E. Wise, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Minnie Wise, F, Daughter, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Maud S. Wise, F, Daughter, age 1, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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