The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex

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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

37, New WharfJohn Hale, M, Head, married, age 48, born Moncton, Wiltshire; occupation: cooper in brewery
    Ruth Hale, F, Wife, married, age 51, born Hambledon; Henley On Thames, Oxfordshire
    Reginald Bird, M, Visitor, age 7, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar

3Waterworks Cottage, New WharfWilliam Flood, M, Head, married, age 51, born Isle Of Sheppey, Kent; occupation: engineer, Tunbridge Waterworks Company
    Eliza Flood, F, Wife, married, age 47, born Sutton Valence, Kent
    Rosa D Flood, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Tunbridge, Kent
    James W Flood, M, Son, single, age 16, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: corn merchant's clerk
    Kate E Flood, F, Daughter, age 11, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar

378, High StreetAnne Seale, F, Head, single, age 42, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: living on her own means
    Clara Seale, F, Sister, single, age 38, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: living on her own means

380, High StreetGeorge Pickett, M, Head, married, age 64, born Horsham, Sussex; occupation: photographer
    Frances Pickett, F, Wife, married, age 53, born Billingshurst, Sussex
    Isabella Pickett, F, Daughter, single, age 30, born Horsham, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    Anne Pickett, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born Horsham, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    Minnie Pickett, F, Daughter, single, age 26, born Horsham, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    Nelly Pickett, F, Daughter, single, age 25, born Horsham, Sussex; occupation: dressmaker
    Edwin Pickett, M, Son, age 15, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: photographer's assistant

380, High StreetHannah Snelling, F, Head, married, age 74, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: retired tailoress
    Emma Snelling, F, Visitor, married, age 43, born Islington, Middlesex
    Cecil B Snelling, M, Visitor, age 13, born Holloway, Middlesex; occupation: scholar

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