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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

4110, Dry Hill RoadJohn Le Fleming, M, Head, single, age 25, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: military tutor
    John W Little, M, Visitor, single, age 24, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: architect
    Garnet W G Neill, M, Boarder, single, age 17, born Scotland; occupation: military student
    George Barnard Hankey, M, Boarder, single, age 18, born Fetcham, Surrey; occupation: military student
    Percy Hastings, M, Boarder, single, age 18, born Wandsworth, Surrey; occupation: military student
    Harold H T Smith, M, Boarder, single, age 20, born Truro, Cornwall; occupation: military student
    Eleanor Conie, F, Servant, widowed, age 43, born Boughton Monchelsea, Kent; occupation: housekeeper
    Annie Edgehill, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: housemaid
    Albert F Conie, M, Son of Housekeeper, age 9, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar

4112, Dry Hill RoadEdwin Dunn, M, Head, married, age 57, born Chatham, Kent; occupation: retired assistant, com gen commist and transport staff
    Helen F Dunn, F, Wife, married, age 38, born Woolwich, London
    Charles H E Dunn, M, Son, age 13, born County Tipperary, Ireland; occupation: scholar
    Gerald A Dunn, M, Son, age 12, born County Tipperary, Ireland; occupation: scholar
    Bertha F Dunn, F, Daughter, age 10, born Jamaica, West Indies; occupation: scholar
    Gordon C Dunn, M, Son, age 8, born Crowborough, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Constance M Dunn, F, Daughter, age 7, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Kathleen E Dunn, F, Daughter, age 6, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Robin G Dunn, M, Son, age 4, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Godfrey L Dunn, M, Son, age 3, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Rosina E Hopkins, F, Servant, single, age 20, born North Hampstead, London; occupation: domestic servant
    Victoria Taylor, F, Servant, single, age 33, born County Kerry, Ireland; occupation: domestic servant

4114, Dry Hill RoadCharlotte Hardy, F, Head, widowed, age 75, born Heston, Kent; occupation: living on her own means
    John H Hardy, M, Son, single, age 39, born Hayling Island, Hampshire; occupation: clerk in holy orders
    Ruth Shepherd, F, Servant, single, age 65, born Hayling Island, Hampshire; occupation: cook
    Annie Arnold, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Offley, Hertfordshire; occupation: housemaid

4117, Dry Hill RoadCharles G Clapham, M, Head, widowed, age 52, born Southwark, London; occupation: stockbroker
    Charles L Clapham, M, Son, age 16, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: stockbroker
    Stanley C Clapham, M, Son, age 15, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Georgia T Clapham, F, Daughter, age 13, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Fanny Burke, F, Servant, single, age 32, born Hythe, Kent; occupation: domestic servant
    Annie E B Prescot, F, Servant, single, age 26, born Deal, Kent; occupation: domestic servant
    Harriet Y Sands, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Hartfield, Sussex

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