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

13Beer House, London RoadGeorge Tidy, M, Head, married, age 32, born Southboro, Kent; occupation Licensed Victualler
    Elizabeth Tidy, F, Wife, married, age 33, born London; occupation Licensed Victualler
    Ellen J. Terry, F, Daughter, age 8, born Tun Wells, Kent
    Emma Young, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Bidborough, Kent; occupation Servant

1329 London RoadJohn Pyman, M, Head, married, age 50, born Clackton, Essex; occupation Baker
    Henrietta Pyman, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Ipswich St Helens
    William H. Pyman, M, Son, single, age 24, born Bury St Edmunds
    Kate Pyman, F, Daughter, single, age 19, born Bury St Edmunds
    Hannah Closs, F, Neice, single, age 20, born Dedham, Essex
    Henrietta Closs, F, Neice, single, age 10, born Dedham, Essex
    Joseph Murrell, M, Servant, single, age 30, born Chatham, Kent; occupation: baker
    Amos Smith, M, Servant, single, age 23, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: baker

1330 London RoadJohn Fielder, M, Head, married, age 52, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: grocer
    Fanny Fielder, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Robertsbridge, Sussex
    Mary Fielder, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholar
    John H. Fielder, M, Son, single, age 13, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Annie Fielder, F, Daughter, age 10, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: scholar

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