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

1019 Mount PleasantFrederick Ravenscrop, M, Head, married, age 49, born Stratford On Avon; occupation Hairdresser
    Mary Ann Ravenscrop, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Southboro, Kent
    Percy Ravenscrop, M, Son, age 11, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Charlotte Hollands, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Sussex; occupation: servant
    Louisa G. Higgins, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Chertsey, Surrey; occupation: servant

1020 Mount PleasantJames Henry Ninnes, M, Head, married, age 38, born London; occupation Watch maker
    Edith Ninnes, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Wareham, Dorset
    Benjamin F. Ninnes, M, Brother, single, age 28, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation Watch maker
    Helena Bell, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Tun Wells, Kent, occupation: servant
    Ellen Goldsmith, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: servant
    Emma L. Farebrother, F, Visitor, single, age 21, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation: milliner
    Ellen H. Finnis, F, Visitor, single, age 25, born Peckham, Surrey; occupation: milliner
    Ellen Wavell, F, Visitor, married, age 30, born London
    Ellen Murrell, F, Visitor, single, age 20, born London
    Henry Blyth, M, Lodger, married, age 43, born Mauritius, occupation: retired merchant
    Laura S. Blyth, F, Lodger, married, age 37, born Liverpool

1021 Mount PleasantEmily E. Runnalls, F, Head, widowed, age 48, born Looe, Cornwall; occupation Berlin Business
    Emily Jane Runnalls, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Penzance, Cornwall
    Marion Runnalls, F, Daughter, single, age 18, born Penzance, Cornwall
    Eveline Runnalls, F, Daughter, single, age 16, born Truro, Cornwall
    Louisa E. Cabel, F, Apprentice, age 17, born Brixton S W
    Mary A. Hayter, F, Servant, age 17, born Tichfield, Stafford; occupation: servant

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