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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

3414 Dukes RoadJoseph Gilbert, M, Head, married, age 56, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: watch maker finisher
    Mary Ann Gilbert, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Binsted, Hampshire; occupation: laundress
    Hannah Ellis, F, Mother in law, widowed, age 72, born Empshot, Hampshire
    Lavina Jenner, F, Visitor, age 11, born Fordcombe, Kent; occupation: scholar

3415 Dukes RoadGeorge Stainbridge, M, Head, married, age 29, born Goudhurst, Kent; occupation: carpenter
    Frances Stainbridge, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Goudhurst, Kent
    Owen Stainbridge, M, Son, age 2, born Goudhurst, Kent

3416 Dukes RoadJohn E. Roberts, M, Head, married, age 24, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation Groom
    Jane Roberts, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Thomas H. Roberts, M, Son, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    John E. Roberts, M, Son, age 11 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

3416 Dukes RoadStephen Snashall, M, Head, married, age 22, born Ashurst, Kent; occupation: gardener
    Fanny L. Snashall, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Compton, Surrey
    Ellen E. Snashall, F, Daughter, age 3 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

3417 Dukes RoadHenry Tickner, M, Head, married, age 46, born Mark Cross, Sussex; occupation Gardener
    Ann Tickner, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Henry E. Tickner, M, Son, age 20, born Frant, Sussex; occupation Gardener
    Ernest A. Tickner, M, Son, age 17, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation Gardener
    James H. Tickner, M, Son, age 13, born Frant, Sussex; occupation Errand Boy
    Ada F. Tickner, F, Daughter, age 12, born Frant, Sussex; occupation Scholar
    George A. Tickner, M, Son, age 9, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Edith M. Tickner, F, Daughter, single, age 6, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Maude E. Tickner, F, Daughter, age 7 w, born Tonbridge, Kent

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