The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1891 Tonbridge Census
Reference RG12/681: Tonbridge Enumeration District No 4; Sub-District: Tonbridge; Enumerator: Thomas Henry Day
Boundary Being that part of the Town bounded on the East by a line drawn from the Lower Bridge to Brook Street Lane
Contents All the houses between the Lower Bridge and Brook Street Lane including Lambert's Yard, Cottages in Barden and Danver's Roads right and left, including Barden House, Barden Lodge and Cottages. All the houses in Albert Road, Priory Terrace, Salford Terrace, Prospect Row, Waterloo Road right and left, Meadow Lawn to Brook Street Lane including Brook House and Batchelors Cottages, and also Snelling and Goodhart's Row and Wingate's Yard.
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

2021, Danvers RoadJohn Steer, M, Head, married, age 33, born Redhill, Surrey; occupation: railway guard
    Grace Steer, F, Wife, married, age 35, born Redhill, Surrey
    Rose Steer, F, Daughter, age 12, born Purley, Surrey
    Frederick J Steer, M, Son, age 9, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Charles E Steer, M, Son, age 7, born Tonbridge, Kent

2019, Danvers RoadArthur Callow, M, Head, married, age 29, born Canterbury, Kent; occupation: rural postman
    Cecilia M Callow, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Dover, Kent
    Alice L Callow, F, Daughter, age 7, born Canterbury, Kent
    Cecilia E E Callow, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Agusta E Callow, F, Daughter, age 3, born Hastings, Sussex
    Arthur W Callow, M, Son, age 1, born Hastings, Sussex

2017, Danvers RoadJames Savage, M, Head, married, age 37, born New Church, Kent; occupation: police constable
    Elizabeth M Savage, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Sheerness, Kent
    George E Savage, M, Son, age 4, born Chatham, Kent
    James H Savage, M, Son, age 1, born Rainham, Kent
    Charles W Hall, M, Son, age 10, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Harry Hall, M, Son, age 7, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Harriett Frances Hall, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tonbridge, Kent

2013, Danvers RoadEmily A Burfoot, F, Head, widowed, age 33, born Pembury, Kent
    Jasper J Burfoot, M, Son, age 9, born Aldershot, Hampshire
    Arthur R Burfoot, M, Son, age 6, born Ireland
    Eliza M Burfoot, F, Daughter, age 4, born Winchester, Hampshire
    George E Burfoot, M, Son, age 2, born Winchester, Hampshire
    Daisy M Ehrholt, F, Nurse Child, age 3 months, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Thomas Meale, M, Lodger, single, age 32, born Ludlow, Shropshire; occupation: ironmonger's assistant

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