The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Tunbridge Wells, Kent Census
That part of Tunbridge Wells within the Parish of Tonbridge that includes Kirkdale Road, Baltic Road, Beech Street, Hill Street, Tunnel Road, Good Station Road, Mercer Street, Commercial Road, Norman Road, Camden Road, Quarry Road and Stanley 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

156 Beech StreetCharlotte Cunrington, F, Head, widowed, age 31, born Southborough; occupation: laundress
    Charlotte Cunrington, F, Daughter, age 8, born Tunbridge Wells
    William A. Cunrington, M, Son, age 6, born Tunbridge Wells
    Thomas Cunrington, M, Son, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells
    Alice Walter, F, Lodger, single, age 20, born Tunbridge Wells; occupation Dressmaker

157 Beech StreetEbenezer O. Cane, M, Head, married, age 41, born Chiddingly, Sussex; occupation: builder smith
    Mary Cane, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Arlington, Sussex
    George Cane, M, Son, age 13, born Mitcham, Surrey; occupation: assistant greengrocer
    Mary E. Cane, F, Daughter, age 11, born Mitcham, Surrey; occupation: scholar
    Annie L. Cane, F, Daughter, age 9, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Catherine Cane, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Ebenezer Cane, M, Son, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Charles Cane, M, Son, age 7 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

158 Beech StreetThomas Marshall, M, Head, married, age 27, born Paddington, Middlesex; occupation: gilder
    Emma Marshall, F, Wife, married, age 26, born Burham, Kent
    Thomas E. Marshall, M, Son, age 5, born Tunbridge Wells
    Emma M. Marshall, F, Daughter, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells

159 Beech StreetEdwin Copper, M, Head, married, age 38, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: bricklayer
    Frances A. Copper, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Horsemonden, Kent; occupation: dressmaker
    Flora E. Copper, F, Daughter, age 14, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Minnie J. Copper, F, Daughter, age 12, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Mary E. Copper, F, Daughter, age 8, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Marta Winser Copper, M, Son, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Lilian A. Copper, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

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