The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Tonbridge, Kent Census
That part of the parish of Tonbridge that includes the High Street, Vale Road, Priory Row, Strawberry Vale, Woodbine Place and Rose 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

63 High StreetAlfred Cornell, M, Head, married, age 28, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: watch maker
    Susan H. Cornell, F, Wife, married, age 25, born Maidstone, Kent
    Maud Cornell, F, Daughter, age 3, born Tunbridge, Kent
    Nellie Cornell, F, Daughter, age 11 m, born Tunbridge, Kent
    Hannah Robinson, F, Visitor, widowed, age 76, born Harrietsham, Kent; occupation Housekeeper
    Catharine E. Herbert, F, Visitor, single, age 19, born Cork, Ireland; occupation: governess
    Jules E. Herbert, M, Visitor, widowed, age 58, born Rowen, France; occupation: army cook

6Angel Hotel, 1 High StreetElizabeth Hallett, F, Head, widowed, age 48, born Aldgate, Middlesex; occupation: hotel keeper
    John Woollett, M, Boarder, single, age 46, born Malling, Kent; occupation Builder
    May Turner, F, Barmaid, married, age 28, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: barmaid
    Elizabeth Mitchell, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Stoke, Stafford; occupation: domestic servant
    Mary J. Martin, F, Servant, single, age 16, born N K; occupation: domestic servant
    William T. Russell, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation Waiter
    Elizabeth Sweetlove, F, Lodger, single, age 32, born Brussells, Belgium
    Adolphe Sweetlove, M, Lodger, age 9, born Rouen, France
    Leonard Sweetlove, M, Lodger, age 4, born Brussells, Belgium

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