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]

Census sheets
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Sheet    Place    Census entry

35Nevill Park LodgeJames Parker, M, Head, married, age 46, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: estate carpenter
    Caroline Parker, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Pembury, Kent
    Harry Parker, M, Son, single, age 19, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: railway porter
    Thomas J. Parker, M, Son, single, age 16, born Pembury, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Caroline Parker, F, Daughter, single, age 13, born Pembury, Kent
    Benjamin N. Paine, M, Lodger, single, age 22, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: gardener

35Rocklands, Tea Garden LaneJames Moor, M, Head, married, age 52, born Rolvenden, Kent; occupation: cowman
    Joanna Moor, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Gloucester; occupation: dairy maid
    William H. Moor, M, Son, single, age 16, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: groom
    Frank B.F. Moor, M, Son, age 5, born Faversham, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Agnes Mary Moor, F, Daughter, age 13, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: scholar

35Cold BathThomas B. Towner, M, Head, married, age 47, born Barcombe, Sussex; occupation: poultryman
    Mary A. Towner, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: laundress
    Mary A. Towner, F, Daughter, single, age 15, born Barcombe, Sussex; occupation: laundress

35Stoneleigh LodgeArthur Stringer, M, Head, married, age 23, born Hove, Sussex; occupation: gardener
    Harriet Stringer, F, Wife, married, age 22, born Worthing, Sussex

35StoneleighRoger Cunliff, M, Head, married, age 59, born Islington, Middlesex; occupation: banker and magistrate
    Margaret Cunliff, F, Daughter, single, age 30, born Leyton, Essex
    Roger (Jr) Cunliff, M, Son, single, age 25, born Leyton, Essex; occupation: banker
    Herbert Irving, M, Visitor, single, age 26, born London, Middlesex; occupation: barrister
    Philip Blackaday, M, Visitor, single, age 17, born London, Middlesex, occupation: scholar
    Emily Faith, F, Servant, single, age 30, born Birdham, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant
    Elizabeth Wood, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Maresfield, Sussex; occupation Domestic Servant
    Ellen ..., F, Servant, single, age 20, born Sussex; occupation Domestic Servant
    Alice Miles, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: kitchenmaid
    Robert Ginger, M, Servant, single, age 43, born London, Middlesex; occupation: butler

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