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1891 Tonbridge Census
Reference RG12/681: Tonbridge Enumeration District No 1; Sub-District: Tonbridge; Enumerator: Lewis Gear
Boundary Being that part of the Town bounded on the East by a line drawn from the Lower Bridge High Street to the Mission Room at Cage Green
Contents All the Houses on the western side of High Street including New Wharf and houses on the London Road, all the houses in Dry Hill Park, Soho Cottages, Charltons and Hawden Farm and Cottages, also Grammar School and House.
The whole in the South Western (or Tonbridge) Parliamentary Division of Kent
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

168, High StreetAlbert Crowhurst, M, Head, married, age 23, born Southborough, Kent; occupation: grocer's manager
    Louisa A Crowhurst, F, Wife, married, age 23, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    William A H Crowhurst, M, Son, age 8 months, born Southend On Sea, Essex

168a, High StreetMaria Grave, F, Head, widowed, age 45, born Chiddingstone, Kent; occupation: greengrocer
    Albert E Grave, M, Son, age 13, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: glove and legging maker
    Mabel Grave, F, Daughter, age 11, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Arthur Grave, M, Son, age 10, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Daisy F Grave, F, Daughter, age 6, born Tunbridge, Kent
    Harriett Ruth Ralph, F, Lodger, single, age 35, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: charwoman

170, High StreetHenry Shepheard, M, Head, married, age 28, born Greenwich, Kent; occupation: pianoforte tuner
    Charlotte Shepheard, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Wyverstone, Suffolk

172, High StreetCharles Wm Woolley, M, Head, married, age 36, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: dyer and cycle agent
    Louisa Woolley, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Southborough, Kent
    Charles T Woolley, M, Son, age 9, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Fridy Woolley, M, Son, age 7, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Claud N Woolley, M, Son, age 5, born Tunbridge, Kent
    Frank E Woolley, M, Son, age 4, born Tunbridge, Kent
    Charles Lewis, M, Brother-in-law, married, age 34, born Southborough, Kent; occupation: grocer's assistant
    Robert Lewis, M, Brother-in-law, married, age 30, born Southborough, Kent; occupation: grocer's assistant

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