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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

2636, Ulridge RoadWilliam Dann, M, Head, married, age 43, born Burwash, Sussex; occupation: gardener
    Hariett Dann, F, Wife, married, age 41, born East Peckham, Kent
    Elizabeth Dann, F, Daughter, age 14, born Tunbridge, Kent
    Henery Hodge, M, Father-in-law, widowed, age 79, born East Peckham, Kent; occupation: general labourer

2636, Ulridge RoadWilliam Booker, M, Head, married, age 57, born Crawford, Middlesex; occupation: baker

2621, Ulridge RoadHenrietta Richardson, F, Head, widowed, age 63, born Stanstead, Essex; occupation: seamstress
    Mary Richardson, F, Daughter, single, age 37, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: dressmaker
    Annie Richardson, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: teacher of drawing
    Annie F Fenner, F, Visitor, single, age 31, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: morning governess
    Alice M Dimsdale, F, Boarder, single, age 29, born Islington, Middlesex; occupation: manager - Stearn Laundry
    Rosa A Dimsdale, F, Boarder, single, age 23, born Islington, Middlesex; occupation: photographic artist

2623, Ulridge RoadWilliam R Owen, M, Head, married, age 34, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: clerk at post office
    Margaret Owen, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Preston, Lancashire
    William R Owen, M, Son, age 12, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Albert H Owen, M, Son, age 10, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Richard C Owen, M, Son, age 8, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Elizabeth Lucy Lee, F, Stepdaughter, single, age 25, born Camberwell, London; occupation: dressmaker

2625, Ulridge RoadJane Thorn, F, Head, widowed, age 60, born Hadlow, Kent
    Lily Thorn, F, Daughter, age 16, born Hildenborough, Kent
    Mary Bennett, F, Lodger, widowed, age 81, born Tunbridge, Kent

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