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

279 Albert CottagesHarriett Hider, F, Head, widowed, age 62, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: laundress
    Harry Hider, M, Son, single, age 35, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: bricklayer's labourer

279 Albert CottagesFrederick Booth, M, Head, married, age 27, born Frant, Sussex, occupation: labourer
    Jane Booth, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Emily Booth, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    John Oxenbridge, M, Lodger, widowed, age 75, born Ticehurst, Sussex; occupation Boot maker

27104 Camden RoadEdwin Millichamp, M, Head, married, age 41, born Milbro, Shropshire; occupation: methodist minister
    Dorothy Millichamp, F, Wife, married, age 34, born Sunderland, Durham
    Barzillia Beckonlegg, M, Boarder, single, age 26, born Newlyn, Cornwall, occupation: methodist minister

27108 Camden RoadThomas Garnett, M, Head, single, age 32, born Appleton Wiske, York; occupation: greengrocer

27110 Camden RoadCharles Barden, M, Head, married, age 45, born Boulongue (BS), France, occupation: fishmonger and poulterer
    Bertha Barden, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Braintree, Essex
    Henry C. Barden, M, Son, single, age 18, born Bayswater, London, occupation: photographer
    Albert E. Barden, M, Son, age 17, born Bayswater, London, occupation: assistant fishmonger
    Bertha Barden, F, Daughter, age 14, born Bayswater, London, occupation: scholar
    Walter W. Barden, M, Son, age 11, born Bayswater, London, occupation: scholar
    Annie L. Barden, F, Daughter, age 6, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent, occupation: scholar

27112 Camden RoadWilliam Kingswood, M, Head, married, age 26, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: boot maker
    Martha Kingswood, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation: dressmaker
    Edith M. Kingswood, F, Daughter, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    William H. Kingswood, M, Son, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Sidney P. Kingswood, M, Son, age 3 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

27114 Camden RoadRichard Sumner, M, Head, married, age 47, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: dairyman
    Catherine Sumner, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Bidborough, Kent
    Annie M. Sumner, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Pimlico, Middlesex
    Catherine M. Sumner, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Pimlico, Middlesex
    Rose E. Sumner, F, Daughter, age 15, born Pimlico, Middlesex
    Alice L. Sumner, F, Daughter, age 12, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    James R. Sumner, M, Son, age 11, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Florence B. Sumner, F, Daughter, age 9, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Minnie L. Sumner, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar

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