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

33Langton New TownCharles Humphrey, M, Head, married, age 39, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation Labourer
    Sarah Humphrey, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Speldhurst, Kent
    Wm.A. Humphrey, M, Son, age 14, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation Baker's assistant

33Langton New TownGeorge Chapman, M, Head, married, age 62, born Hever, Kent, occupation: farm labourer
    Sarah Chapman, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Cowden, Kent
    Harriett Chapman, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Hever, Kent
    George Chapman, M, Son, age 15, born Chiddingstone, Kent, occupation: shepherd

33Langton New TownJno.C. Collins, M, Head, married, age 25, born Cowden, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Francis Collins, F, Wife, married, age 27, born Penshurst, Kent
    G.H. Collins, M, Son, age 6, born Penshurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Harry T. Collins, M, Son, age 3, born Rusthall, Kent
    John Isard, M, Boarder, single, age 21, born Crowboro, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer

33Langton New TownHenry A. Baber, M, Head, married, age 28, born Whimple, Devon, occupation: general practitioner
    Adeliza A. Baber, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Azores St Michaels (N B S), Portugal
    Infant Baber, F, Daughter, age 3 w, born Langton, Kent
    Mary J.S. Baber, F, Sister, single, age 29, born Whimple, Devon
    Julia E. Baber, F, Sister, single, age 25, born Whimple, Devon
    Gertram Rawlinson, F, Servant, single, age 13, born Aldershot, Hampshire; occupation Servant
    Harriett Douse, F, Nurse, widowed, age 49, born Brockley, Suffolk; occupation: nurse
    Charlotte Bartlett, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Exeter, Devon, occupation: housemaid

33Langton New TownElias Heath, M, Head, married, age 42, born E Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: master shoe maker
    Caroline A. Heath, F, Daughter, age 14, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Oliver E. Heath, M, Son, age 9, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Rowland S. Heath, M, Son, age 7, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Robert Heath, M, Son, age 5, born Langton, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Sarah J. Heath, F, Daughter, age 3, born Langton, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Alice Heath, F, Daughter, age 2, born Langton, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Ann Batchellor, F, Mother, widowed, age 63, born E Grinstead, Sussex; occupation: former nurse

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