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

3049 Beulah RoadFrederick S. Carnell, M, Head, married, age 30, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: upholsterer
    Fanny Carnell, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Bulpham, Essex
    Florence F. Carnell, F, Daughter, age 6, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Thomas H. Carnell, M, Son, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Mary Martin, F, Mother in law, widowed, age 70, born Southfleet, Kent; occupation: annuitant
    Selina Harris, F, Lodger, single, age 55, born Gosport, Hampshire; occupation: dressmaker

3047 Beulah RoadMary Ann Browning, F, Head, widowed, age 61, born Charing, Kent, occupation: retired victualler
    Phillip J. Kennedy, M, Boarder, single, age 25, born Dublin, Ireland; occupation: retired victualler

3045 Beulah RoadJane Moore, F, Head, single, age 45, born Lambeth, Surrey; occupation: private income from dividends

3039 Beaulah RoadWilliam Gilbert, M, Head, widowed, age 79, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: retired grocer
    Albert Gilbert, M, Son, single, age 31, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: army reserve first class
    Fanny Blackford, F, Servant, single, age 64, born Wadhurst, Sussex, occupation: domestic servant

3035 Beaulah RoadAsenath Milner, F, Head, married, age 32, born Hutton Kasell, York
    Bertha Milner, F, Daughter, age 5, born Seamer, York; occupation: scholar

3033 Beaulah RoadSarah Palmer, F, Head, widowed, age 60, born St Sorrel, Leicester; occupation Owner Of House Property
    Sarah E. Palmer, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born Leighborough, Leicester; occupation Teacher Of Music
    Minnie Wilson, F, Servant, single, age 14, born Weston Super Mare, Somerset; occupation Domestic servant

3031 Beaulah RoadEmily Lock, F, Head, married, age 33, born Enfield, Middlesex
    Samuel A. Lock, M, Son, age 9 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Eliza Lock, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Mary Stevens, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Markcross, Sussex; occupation: servant

3029 Beulah RoadHenry Cable, M, Head, married, age 25, born Camden Town, Middlesex; occupation: draper's assistant
    Eliza A. Cable, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Plymouth, Devon
    Silla E. Cable, F, Daughter, age 10 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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