The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Tunbridge Wells, Kent Census
That part of Tunbridge Wells within the Parish of Tonbridge that includes Grove Hill Road, Mount Pleasant, Calverley Parade, Calverley Road, Calverley Park Gardens, Crescent Road and Harvey Town
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

64 4A 5 7 9 Mount Pleasant RoadHenry Weekes, M, Head, single, age 72, born Salehurst, Sussex; occupation Draper
    William Weekes, M, Brother, single, age 65, born Salehurst, Sussex
    Jane Weekes, F, Sister, single, age 57, born Salehurst, Sussex; occupation Housekeeper
    Maria Weekes, F, Sister, single, age 53, born Salehurst, Sussex
    George Giles, M, Assistant, single, age 55, born St Albans, Hertford; occupation: draper's shopwalker
    J. T. Parsons, M, Assistant, single, age 20, born New Romney, Kent; occupation Clerk
    William S. Rayner, M, Assistant, single, age 18, born New Romney, Kent; occupation Outfitter
    Percy Farmer, M, Assistant, single, age 17, born Pluckley, Kent; occupation: outfitter
    William F. Seamer, M, Assistant, widowed, age 33, born Deal, Kent; occupation Outfitter
    Henry Bailey, M, Assistant, single, age 17, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation: draper's assistant
    Ada M. Cole, F, Assistant, single, age 22, born Buckingham; occupation: draper's assistant
    Annie C. Tapsfield, F, Assistant, single, age 22, born East Farleigh, Kent; occupation Milliner
    George Croxford, M, Assistant, single, age 28, born Hadlow, Kent; occupation: outfitter
    James Miles, M, Assistant, single, age 22, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: outfitter
    Alice E. Burfoot, F, Assistant, single, age 15, born Hartfield, Sussex; occupation: draper
    Henry Badcock, M, Assistant, single, age 16, born Penshurst, Kent, occupation: draper
    Annie M. Cooper, F, Assistant, single, age 20, born Lancing, Sussex; occupation: draper
    Elizabeth Comfort, F, Assistant, single, age 20, born Ramsgate, Kent; occupation: draper's assistant
    Humphrey Morgan, M, Assistant, single, age 24, born Cardigan, Wales; occupation: draper's assistant
    Elizabeth Pilcher, F, Assistant, single, age 24, born Folkestone, Kent; occupation Draper's assistant
    Matilda Mackay, F, Assistant, single, age 23, born Pulham, Norfolk; occupation: draper's assistant
    Frederick Ashdown, M, Assistant, married, age 25, born Dimchurch, Kent; occupation: draper's assistant
    Trayton Dunk, M, Assistant, single, age 22, born Sandhurst, Kent; occupation: draper's assistant
    John Hitchcock, M, Assistant, single, age 22, born Sittingbourne, Kent; occupation: draper's assistant
    Frank H. Cullingham, M, Assistant, single, age 23, born Charlbury, Oxford; occupation: draper's assistant
    George Slayley, M, Assistant, single, age 23, born Portsmouth, Hampshire; occupation: draper's assistant
    Mary Ann Hayward, F, Servant, widowed, age 51, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: housekeeper
    Eliza Groves, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant
    Elizabeth A. Brown, F, Servant, single, age 23, born London; occupation: domestic servant

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