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

134 Clarence Terrace, London RoadPhoebe Holland, F, Head, single, age 56, born Felstead, Essex; occupation: lodging house keeper
    Maria Hales, F, Sister, widowed, age 58, born Felstead, Essex; occupation: needle woman
    Frances E. Standen, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: servant

133 Clarence Terrace, London RoadLucy Ann Weekes, F, Head, widowed, age 61, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation Private income from property

133 Clarence Terrace, London RoadAnn Wicking, F, Head, single, age 54, born West Hoathly, Sussex; occupation Lodging house keeper
    Helena Neat, F, Niece, single, age 19, born Islington, Middlesex; occupation Cutter's assistant
    Maria L. Neat, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Farningham, Kent; occupation Servant
    Mary E. Soltan, F, Lodger, single, age 70, born London; occupation: independent

132 Clarence Terrace, London RoadAnn Underwood, F, Head, widowed, age 51, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation Lodginghouse Keeper
    Mary Ann R. Underwood, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born At Sea
    Elizabeth Jenner, F, Servant, single, age 16, born Ashurst, Kent; occupation: servant
    Mary Ann Casson, F, Lodger, widowed, age 55, born Leighton Buzzard, Bedford
    Blanche Carter, F, Servant, single, age 35, born Edgworth, Bedford; occupation: maid

131 Clarence Terrace, London RoadSarah Staply, F, Head, single, age 24, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper
    Richd. W. Chambers, M, Lodger, married, age 56, born Wales; occupation: retired major general
    Christina Ward, F, Lodger, widowed, age 34, born Wales; occupation Annuitant

13Clarence House, London RoadH. W. Yatman, M, Head, married, age 45, born Barham, Sussex; occupation Lodginghouse Keeper
    Elizabeth Yatman, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Sutton, Shropshire
    Henry G. Yatman, M, Son, age 15, born Cranly, Surrey; occupation Cabinet Maker
    Frederick Yatman, M, Son, age 14, born Bramley, Surrey; occupation Tailor's clerk
    Susan Yatman, F, Daughter, age 12, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Lydia Yatman, F, Daughter, age 9, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Ann Turley, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Speldhurst, Kent; occupation Servant

13Clarence House, London RoadWilliam Smith, M, Head, married, age 59, born London; occupation: retired corn merchant
    Mary B. Smith, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Warminster, Wiltshire
    Mary E. Smith, F, Daughter, single, age 12, born Hackney, Middlesex; occupation: scholar
    Ethel G. Smith, F, Daughter, age 9, born Hackney, Middlesex; occupation: scholar
    Mary K. Penman, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Islington, Middlesex; occupation Governess
    Elizabeth Cockran, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Molland, Devon; occupation: nursemaid

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