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

397, Batchelor's RoadJames Puzey, M, Head, married, age 42, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: gardener's labourer
    Rosetta Puzey, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Emily Puzey, F, Daughter, single, age 14, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Henry Puzey, M, Son, age 8, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Rosetta Puzey, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Mary A Puzey, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tonbridge, Kent
    James Puzey, M, Son, age 1, born Tonbridge, Kent

396, Batchelor's RoadElizabeth Eldridge, F, Head, widowed, age 55, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Stephen H Eldridge, M, Son, single, age 25, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Mary A Eldridge, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Frederick J J Eldridge, M, Son, single, age 17, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Fanny J Eldridge, F, Daughter, age 13, born Tonbridge, Kent

395, Batchelor's RoadSophia Adams, F, Head, widowed, age 63, born Tonbridge, Kent
    James Adams, M, Son, single, age 20, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: general labourer

394, Batchelor's RoadMartha M Nutley, F, Head, widowed, age 93, born Woolwich, Kent
    William Nutley, M, Son, single, age 45, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: builder's labourer

393, Batchelor's RoadMary Turner, F, Head, married, age 58, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: laundress

392, Batchelor's RoadSarah Cook, F, Head, widowed, age 73, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Walter F E Gray, M, Grandson, age 13, born Kensington, London; occupation: scholar
    Lizzie K M Goldsmith, F, Granddaughter, age 10, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar

391, Batchelor's RoadStephen Fry, M, Head, married, age 47, born Langton, Kent; occupation: farm labourer
    Caroline Fry, F, Wife, married, age 43, born Withyham, Sussex
    Emily Fry, F, Daughter, age 12, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Annie Fry, F, Daughter, age 9, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Mabel Fry, F, Daughter, age 5, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Earl Fry, M, Son, age 2, born Tonbridge, Kent

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