The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Tunbridge Wells, Kent Census
That part of Tunbridge Wells within the Parish of Speldhurst that includes the Common, the Parade, Eridge Road, Hungershall Park and Nevill Park
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

32Cottage at the rear, 3 Nevill ParkJames Shuttleworth, M, Head, married, age 35, born Stretton, Warwick; occupation: coachman
    Harriett Shuttleworth, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Speldhurst, Kent
    Nelson Shuttleworth, M, Son, age 7, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Leonard Shuttleworth, M, Son, age 2, born Speldhurst, Kent
    Rosina Farmer, F, Sister, single, age 18, born Speldhurst, Kent

323 Nevill ParkHenry Scammell, M, Head, married, age 38, born Eastchurch, Wiltshire; occupation: gardener
    Mary A. Scammell, F, Wife, married, age 42, born So Walsham, Norfolk
    Ellen Scammell, F, Daughter, age 8, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Amelia Scammell, F, Daughter, age 6, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Mary A. Scammell, F, Daughter, age 4, born Speldhurst, Kent
    Albert Scammell, M, Son, age 2, born Speldhurst, Kent
    Rosa M. Brown, F, Niece, age 12, born Norwich, Norfolk; occupation: scholar

324 Nevill ParkHarriett Ward, F, Head, single, age 54, born Clerkenwell, Middlesex; occupation Cook
    Emma Dangerfield, F, Servant, single, age 43, born Marlborough, Wiltshire; occupation: parlour maid
    Harriett Cole, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: housemaid

325 Nevill ParkJames Walker, M, Head, married, age 79, born Edinburgh, Scotland; occupation Private income from dividends
    Anna S. Walker, F, Wife, married, age 70, born Madras, India
    Margaret A. Walker, F, Daughter, single, age 36, born Edinburgh, Scotland
    Frances H. Walker, F, Daughter, single, age 32, born Edinburgh, Scotland
    Martha E. Robson, F, Visitor, single, age 36, born Edinburgh, Scotland
    John Lauchberry, M, Servant, married, age 36, born Henley On Thames, Oxford; occupation: butler
    Jane Gilbert, F, Servant, widowed, age 60, born Malton, York; occupation: cook
    Emma Smith, F, Servant, single, age 34, born Granby, Nottingham; occupation: lady's maid
    Rhoda Woodward, F, Servant, single, age 26, born Honington, Warwick; occupation Housemaid
    Harriett Wilmshurst, F, Servant, single, age 27, born Dallington, Sussex; occupation Housemaid
    Emily E. Oliver, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Rusthall, Kent; occupation: kitchenmaid

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