The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Tunbridge Wells, Kent Census
That part of Tunbridge Wells within the Parish of Speldhurst that includes Langton New Town and Langton Green
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

15Farnham cottageJno. Wiles, M, Head, married, age 63, born Penhurst, Kent; occupation Labourer
    Charlotte Wiles, F, Wife, married, age 62, born Penhurst, Kent
    James Wiles, M, Son, single, age 23, born Penhurst, Kent; occupation Gardener
    Charlotte M. Wiles, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Penhurst, Kent

15SpeedsSophia Standen, F, Head, widowed, age 68, born Leigh, Kent; occupation: farmer
    Thomas Brooker, M, Servant, single, age 36, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: labourer

15Gipps CrossJames Creasy, M, Head, married, age 64, born Catsfield, Sussex; occupation: labourer
    Susan Creasy, F, Wife, married, age 63, born Ashurst, Kent; occupation: laundress
    Mary Creasy, F, Daughter, single, age 41, born Ashurst, Kent; occupation: laundress
    Jane Creasy, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: laundress
    Susan Creasy, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: laundress
    Charles Creasy, M, Son, single, age 19, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: gardener

15Gipps Cross, Langton New TownJohn Graves, M, Head, married, age 37, born Sunninghill, Berkshire; occupation: cowman
    Harriett Graves, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Capel, Kent
    John Graves, M, Son, age 13, born Hunton, Kent; occupation: cowman
    Mark Graves, M, Son, age 3, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Florence Graves, F, Daughter, age 10 m, born Speldhurst, Kent

15Dornden CottageIsabella Ockenden, F, Head, widowed, age 79, born Beeding, Sussex
    Elizabeth Hartridge, F, Daughter, married, age 41, born Clayton, Sussex; occupation Laundress
    Isabella Ockenden, F, Daughter, single, age 37, born Clayton, Sussex; occupation Laundress
    Jane Johnson, F, Nurse Child, age 11, born Langton, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Ebenezer Damper, M, Lodger, single, age 38, born Seaford, Sussex; occupation: gardener

15Dornden CottageDavid Pollington, M, Head, widowed, age 60, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: cowman

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