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

4260 62 64 & 66 The ParadeJames Booty, M, Head, married, age 54, born Hangham, Suffolk, occupation: draper

4260 62 64 & 66 The ParadeGeorge W. Savage, M, Servant, single, age 27, born Litcham, Norfolk; occupation: draper's assistant
    Eliza Booty, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Devonport, Devon
    Walter Bryan, M, Servant, single, age 19, born Brighton, Sussex, occupation: draper's assistant
    Ada E. Booty, F, Daughter, single, age 23, born London, Middlesex
    William Fliming, M, Servant, single, age 24, born Carlisle, Cumberland; occupation: carpet salesman
    Francis C. Booty, M, Son, single, age 19, born London, Middlesex, occupation: architect
    Edwin Stidolph, M, Servant, single, age 20, born Dartford, Kent; occupation: cabinet apprentice
    Alfred G. Booty, M, Son, single, age 17, born London, Middlesex, occupation: general clerk
    Mabel A. Booty, F, Daughter, age 9, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent, occupation: scholar
    Charlotte Booty, F, Niece, single, age 25, born London, Middlesex
    Thomas L. Hollis, M, Visitor, single, age 20, born London, Middlesex; occupation: wine merchant's clerk
    Ada Verrall, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant
    Maria Pain, F, Servant, widowed, age 47, born London, Middlesex; occupation: cook
    Sarah Beard, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Rotherfield, Sussex, occupation: housemaid
    Kate Card, F, Servant, single, age 14, born Hadlow, Kent; occupation: kitchenmaid
    Amy E. Abbot, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Plumstead, Kent; occupation: milliner
    Jessie A. Lamont, F, Servant, single, age 24, born Birkenhead, Cheshire; occupation: saleswoman
    Annie Godwin, F, Servant, single, age 20, born High Wycombe, Buckingham; occupation: assistant milliner
    Kate Hancock, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Falmouth, Cornwall; occupation: milliner
    Fanny E. Blaxland, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Ash, Kent, occupation: dressmaker
    Kate Thorp, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Croydon, Surrey; occupation Dressmaker
    Caroline Boorman, F, Servant, single, age 20, born New Brompton, Kent, occupation: machinist
    Emma Baker, F, Servant, single, age 24, born Chatham, Kent; occupation: mantle maker

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