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

30Langton New TownRobert Heaysman, M, Head, married, age 26, born Edenbridge, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Amelia Heaysman, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Hartfield, Sussex
    Emily A. Heaysman, F, Daughter, age 2, born Langton, Kent
    Florence A. Heaysman, F, Daughter, age 2 m, born Langton, Kent

30Langton New TownSteph. Brown, M, Head, married, age 57, born Crowboro, Sussex, handicap: deaf; occupation: bricklayer
    Frances Brown, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Tun Wells, Kent
    James Wm. Brown, M, Son, age 15, born Grahams T (Brit Sub), Africa; occupation: gardener
    Fred. Step. Brown, M, Son, age 11, born Langton, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Frank L. Brown, M, Son, age 5, born Langton, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Robert Barton, M, Boarder, married, age 40, born London, Middlesex, occupation: bricklayer
    Charles Genth, M, Boarder, married, age 20, born London, Middlesex; occupation: bricklayer

30Langton New TownFrancis H. Paine, M, Head, married, age 33, born Canterbury, Kent; occupation: groom
    Grace Paine, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Truro, Cornwall; occupation: former housemaid
    Henry E. Paine, M, Son, age 11 m, born Bermondsey, Surrey

30Langton New TownRobert Collins, M, Head, married, age 41, born Warbleton, Sussex; occupation: saddler and harness maker
    Hannah Collins, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Frant, Sussex
    Ernest Collins, M, Son, age 16, born Addlestone, Surrey; occupation: harness maker
    Ellen Collins, F, Daughter, age 8, born Langton, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Herbert Collins, M, Son, age 7, born Langton, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Robert Collins, M, Son, age 5, born Langton, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Albert Collins, M, Son, age 3, born Langton, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Henrietta Collins, F, Daughter, age 2, born Langton, Kent
    Walter Collins, M, Son, age 7 m, born Langton, Kent

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