The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Tunbridge Wells, Kent Census
That part of Tunbridge Wells within the Parish of Tonbridge that includes Camden Road, Wood Street, Stone Street, Beulah Road, Lansdowne Road and Garden 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]

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Sheet    Place    Census entry

710 Springfield CottagesHarriett Duvall, F, Head, widowed, age 83, born Linsfield, Surrey; occupation: former laundress
    James Saunders, M, Son in law, married, age 39, born Great Bardfield, Essex; occupation: coachman
    Ellen Saunders, F, Daughter, married, age 41, born Speldhurst, Kent

711 Springfield CottagesJames Barnes, M, Head, widowed, age 53, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: painter's labourer
    Eleanor Barnes, F, Daughter, single, age 29, born Hastings, Sussex
    Louisa Barnes, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

712 Springfield CottagesWilliam Moon, M, Head, married, age 51, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: gardener
    Mary Ann Moon, F, Wife, married, age 52, born Speldhurst, Kent

713 Springfield CottagesGeorge Baker, M, Head, married, age 53, born Farnham, Surrey; occupation: pedlar
    Margaret Baker, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Willa, Radnorshire, Wales
    Caroline Pratt, F, Lodger, widowed, age 57, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: nurse

758 Camden RoadJoseph Wheeler, M, Head, married, age 40, born Poole, Dorset; occupation Coachman and Outdoor Beer House
    Mary Ann Wheeler, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Exwick, Dorset
    Florence M. Wheeler, F, Daughter, age 14, born Fawley, Hampshire; occupation Scholar
    Thomas Wheeler, M, Son, age 12, born Ringwood, Dorset; occupation Scholar
    Henry M. Wheeler, M, Son, age 10, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Albert Wheeler, M, Son, age 8, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Sarah Wheeler, F, Daughter, age 6, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Jessie E. Wheeler, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Lily E. Wheeler, F, Daughter, age 1, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

758 Camden RoadAnn Jones, F, Head, widowed, age 58, born Epping, Essex; occupation: housekeeper
    Ann E. Knight, F, Daughter, widowed, age 31, born Hastings, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    Louisa E. Knight, F, Granddaughter, age 7, born Hythe, Kent; occupation: scholar

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