The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

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1881 Tunbridge Wells, Kent Census
That part of Tunbridge Wells within the Parish of Tonbridge that includes Church Road, Vale Royal, Vale Road, London Road, Castle Street and High Street
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

647 Church RoadJohn Whibley, M, Head, married, age 38, born Lamberhurst, Kent; occupation Greengrocer
    Eliza Whibley, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Hastings, Sussex
    Colin Campbell, M, Nephew, age 3, born Hastings, Sussex
    Edith Dobell, F, Niece, age 10, born Hastings, Sussex
    Adelaide Barham, F, Servant, age 16, born Sevenoaks, Kent, occupation: servant

649 Church RoadEli Sinsco, M, Head, married, age 57, born Weston Underwood, Berkshire; occupation: butcher
    Edith E.M. Sinsco, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Matilda B. Sinsco, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Annie G. Sinsco, F, Daughter, age 13, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    James E. Sinsco, M, Son, age 10, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar

6Church RoadRobert Chinery, M, Head, married, age 36, born Chelwood, Suffolk; occupation: coachman
    Emma Chinery, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Gadderby, Leicester
    Charles R. Chinery, M, Son, age 13, born Hayes, Middlesex; occupation: draper's shopman
    Julia Chinery, F, Daughter, age 11, born Hayes, Middlesex; occupation: scholar
    Ellen Chinery, F, Daughter, age 9, born Chalfont St Peters, Buckingham; occupation: scholar
    William E. Chinery, M, Son, age 5, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Frank Campany, M, Visitor, married, age 24, born Hawkhurst, Kent, occupation: lunatic attendant
    Emma Campany, F, Visitor, married, age 21, born Strood, Kent
    Frank E. Campany, M, Visitor, age 2 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent

6Glynlee, No 1 Clarence RoadFrederick A. Stone, M, Head, married, age 50, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: late major of militia
    Fanny A. Stone, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Perth, Australia
    Mary A. Hampton, F, Stepdaughter, age 11, born Malta; occupation: scholar
    Ethel F. Hampton, F, Stepdaughter, age 9, born Torquay, Devon; occupation: scholar
    Ethel E. Lawrence, F, Servant, single, age 21, born Highbury, Middlesex; occupation: governess
    Elizabeth Shorter, F, Servant, single, age 27, born Cobham, Surrey; occupation: cook
    Tamar Marchant, F, Servant, single, age 14, born Frant, Sussex; occupation: parlour maid
    Ellen Goffe, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Chipping Norton, Bedford; occupation: housemaid

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