The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Southborough, Kent Census
That part of Southborough within the Parish of Tonbridge that includes Church Road, Pennington Road, Park Road, London Road, Garling Road, Sheffield Place and Castle Street
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

519 Pennington RoadMartha Doudney, F, Head, widowed, age 47, born Portsmouth, Hampshire; occupation: independent
    Annie Doudney, F, Niece, single, age 33, born Brixton, Surrey
    James Doudney, M, Brother, married, age 66, born London; occupation: tailor
    Eliza Doudney, F, Sister, married, age 60, born Plymouth, Devon
    Occupation Domestic Servant
    Occupation Cook

520 Pennington RoadHenry Colebrooke, M, Head, married, age 65, born Delhi, India; occupation: general medical practitioner
    Frances Colebrooke, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Turnham Green, Middlesex
    Edward L. Colebrooke, M, Son, single, age 22, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: graduate
    Fanny S. Colebrooke, F, Daughter, single, age 10, born Southboro, Kent
    Harriette E. Colebrooke, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Southboro, Kent
    Henry S. Colebrooke, M, Son, single, age 17, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Emma S. Colebrooke, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Harriette Sotherington, F, Sister in law, single, age 62, born Turnham Green, Middlesex
    Susanah Fielder, F, Servant, single, age 46, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: nurse
    Hannah Fielder, F, Servant, single, age 53, born Mountfield, Sussex; occupation: cook
    Lucy Pledger, F, Servant, single, age 30, born Streathall, Essex; occupation Parlour maid
    Anne Maynard, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: housemaid
    Mary J. Gallard, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Ashford, Kent; occupation: kitchenmaid
    John Wimhurst, M, Servant, single, age 27, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Coachman

521 Pennington RoadMary A. Skeates, F, Head, single, age 23, born Battersea, Surrey; occupation: domestic servant
    Elizabeth Curts, F, Servant, single, age 28, born Maldon, Essex; occupation: domestic servant

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