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

14Silwood Lodge, London RoadJane C. Gulley, F, Head, single, age 47, born Bangalore, East Indies; occupation: lodginghouse keeper
    Anne Avis, F, Visitor, single, age 36, born Groombridge, Kent
    Harriet A. Mitchell, F, Servant, single, age 20; occupation: servant

141 Sandown Place, London RoadJames Hutchings, M, Head, married, age 33, born Houghton Kirby, Kent; occupation: lodginghouse keeper
    Jane Hutchings, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Godstone, Surrey
    James A. Hutchings, M, Son, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    John R. Hutchings, M, Son, age 8 m, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Mary Ann Smale, F, Mother in law, widowed, age 75, born Croydon, Surrey; occupation: former upholsterer
    Louisa Avis, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Crowborough, Sussex; occupation: servant

141 Sandown Place, London RoadGeorge Shepherd, M, Head, married, age 62, born Faversham, Kent; occupation: M.D.Heidleberg not practising
    Matilda J. Shepherd, F, Wife, married, age 67, born Canterbury, Kent

141 Sandown Place, London RoadMary Murdock, F, Head, single, age 53, born Stoke Newington, Middlesex
    Jane Price, F, Servant, single, age 29, born Stroud, Gloucester; occupation: lady's maid

142 Sandown Place, London RoadGeorge Thrift, M, Head, married, age 53, born Sandhurst, Kent; occupation Lodginghouse Keeper
    Emma Thrift, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Brenchley, Kent
    Mary Boots, F, Servant, single, age 29, born Strood, Kent, occupation: servant

142 Sandown Place, London RoadAnn Soutter, F, Head, widowed, age 45, born Pentonville, Middlesex; occupation: private income from dividends
    Selina J. Soutter, F, Daughter, single, age 17, born Regent St W, Middlesex
    Annie L. Soutter, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Regent St W, Middlesex

142 Sandown Place, London RoadHarriet Boghurst, F, Head, widowed, age 74, born Beverley, occupation: private income from dividends
    Sophia Simpson, F, Niece, single, age 30, born London, occupation: private income from dividends
    Violet Hickman, F, Granddaughter, single, age 20, born Leamington, Warwick
    Ann Cook, F, Servant, single, age 60, born Leven, York; occupation: servant

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