The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1891 Tonbridge Census
Reference RG12/681: Tonbridge Enumeration District No 5; Sub-District: Tonbridge; Enumerator: Albert Edward Relf
Boundary Being that part of the Town bounded on the West by a line drawn from the Lower Bridge to the lamp on St Stephen's Green, opposite the Vicarage
Contents All the houses between the Lower Bridge and St. Stephen's Green including Station Cottages, Merry Vale, Bourner Cottages, Station Square, all Vale Road and Orphan Place to Brook Cottages, Salubrions and houses opposite, Strawberry Vale, Rose Street and Pembury Grove.
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]

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Sheet    Place    Census entry

2Peach Hall, High StreetWilliam Hy Ashby, M, Head, married, age 45, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: greengocer
    Alice Ashby, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Heathfield, Sussex
    Elizabeth A Ashby, F, Daughter, age 11, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Henry E Ashby, M, Son, age 9, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Susan Ashby, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Alice Ashby, F, Daughter, age 5 months, born Tonbridge, Kent

235, High StreetJohn Geo Worth, M, Head, married, age 54, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: hairdresser and stationer
    Ellen Clive Worth, F, Daughter, single, age 26, born Hitchin, Hertfordshire; occupation: teacher of music
    Lavinia O Worth, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Hitchin, Hertfordshire; occupation: shop assistant
    Ethel Worth, F, Daughter, age 12, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar

233, High StreetFrederich Martin, M, Head, married, age 38, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: general outfitter
    Charlotte L A Martin, F, Wife, married, age 38, born London, Middlesex
    Ada A Martin, F, Daughter, age 10, born Tunbridge, Kent
    Harold L Martin, M, Son, age 8, born Tunbridge, Kent
    Ethel M Martin, F, Daughter, age 6, born Tunbridge, Kent
    Albert Adams, M, Assistant, single, age 19, born Holbech, Lincolnshire; occupation: outfitter's assistant
    Anni Morley, F, Servant, age 16, born Tunbridge, Kent; occupation: general domestic servant

227, High StreetAlbert Lewis, M, Head, married, age 40, born Southborough, Kent; occupation: grocer
    Elizabeth Lewis, F, Wife, married, age 41, born West Malling, Kent
    Albert Thos Lewis, M, Son, age 10, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Eleana Lewis, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tonbridge, Kent
    Alfred Longhurst, M, Brother-in-law, single, age 12, born West Malling, Kent; occupation: coal merchant's clerk
    Jennie Longhurst, F, Sister-in-law, age 11, born West Malling, Kent
    Ethel Longhurst, F, Sister-in-law, age 9, born West Malling, Kent
    Clara Underhill, F, Domestic Servant, single, age 19, born Hadlow, Kent

225, High StreetManassch Stonestreet, M, Head, married, age 54, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: printer and stationer
    Frances S Stonestreet, F, Wife, married, age 55, born West Malling, Kent
    George H Stonestreet, M, Son, single, age 23, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: printer compositor
    Kate Stonestreet, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: stationer's assistant
    Percy S Stonestreet, M, Son, single, age 16, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: printer compositor
    Henrietta Stonestreet, F, Daughter, age 15, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: shop assistant
    Harriett H Stonestreet, F, Daughter, age 13, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Alfred S Stonestreet, M, Son, age 10, born Tonbridge, Kent; occupation: scholar

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