The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Tunbridge Wells, Kent Census
That part of Tunbridge Wells within the Parish of Speldhurst that includes Langton New Town and Langton Green
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]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

26CottageHoratio Hoadley, M, Head, married, age 26, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: milkman
    Sarah Hoadley, F, Wife, married, age 24, born Frant, Sussex
    Wm.J. Hoadley, M, Son, age 2, born Frant, Sussex
    Caroline H. Hoadley, F, Daughter, age 1, born Speldhurst, Kent

26CottageJohn Brooker, M, Head, married, age 38, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: gardener
    Lucy Brooker, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Withyham, Sussex
    Sarah A. Brooker, F, Daughter, age 14, born Speldhurst, Kent
    Lucy E. Brooker, F, Daughter, age 10, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Richard J. Brooker, M, Son, age 8, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Albert Brooker, M, Son, age 7, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Charlie E. Brooker, M, Son, age 5, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Wm.Peter Brooker, M, Son, age 4, born Speldhurst, Kent
    Arthur E. Brooker, M, Son, age 2, born Speldhurst, Kent
    Fanny G. Brooker, F, Daughter, age 3 m, born Speldhurst, Kent

26The RectoryDonald D. Mackinnon, M, Head, married, age 32, born Campfield Place, Hertford; occupation: licensed curate
    Jemima Mackinnon, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Scotland
    George G.H. Mackinnon, M, Son, age 5, born St Mary Le Bow, Middlesex
    Alexander D.E. Mackinnon, M, Son, age 2, born St Mary Le Bow, Middlesex
    Margaret R.M. Leary, F, Sister in law, single, age 42, born Scotland; occupation: boarder
    Harriett Smith, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Ely, Cambridge; occupation: cook
    Elizabeth A. Edwards, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Stisted, Essex; occupation: lady's maid
    Elizabeth English, F, Servant, single, age 28, born Oxburgh, Norfolk; occupation: house and parlour maid
    Emily Strange, F, Servant, single, age 18, born St Pancras, Middlesex; occupation Nurse
    M.J. Brooker, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Brenchley, Kent; occupation: under housemaid
    Ethered Hay Dunbar, M, Visitor, single, age 38, born Scotland; occupation: barrister at law
    Francis E. Ady, M, Visitor, single, age 33, born Little Baddow, Essex; occupation: barrister at law

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