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

2279 Calverley RoadFrancis W. Hancock, M, Head, married, age 38, born Westminster, Middlesex, employs 3 men; occupation: hardware dealer
    Eliza Hancock, F, Wife, married, age 30, born Newbold, Derby
    Frances E. Hancock, F, Daughter, age 1, born Tunb Wells, Kent
    Rebecca Hancock, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tunb Wells, Kent
    Kathrine E. Hancock, F, Daughter, age 1 m, born Tunb Wells, Kent
    Phoebe Cox, F, Visitor, single, age 22, born Newbold, Derby
    Harriet Turner, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Capel, Kent; occupation: servant

2278 Calverley RoadEbenezer Waymark, M, Head, married, age 33, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation Draper
    Elizabeth Waymark, F, Wife, married, age 40, born West Ham, Sussex
    Ellen M. Waymark, F, Daughter, age 10, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation Scholar
    William E. Waymark, M, Son, age 9, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation Scholar
    Roger C. Waymark, M, Son, age 7, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation Scholar
    Mary E. Waymark, F, Daughter, age 5, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation Scholar
    Alice C. Waymark, F, Daughter, age 4, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Albert Dennis, M, Brother in law, single, age 17, born West Ham, Sussex; occupation Draper's clerk
    William Hewitt, M, Shopman, single, age 23, born Llandilo, Carmarthen, Wales; occupation: draper's assistant
    Arthur F. Ellis, M, Shopman, single, age 22, born Pontefract, York; occupation: draper's assistant
    William D. Bartholomew, M, Shopman, single, age 16, born Goudhurst, Kent, occupation: drapers apprentice
    Eliza H. Eldridge, F, Assistant, single, age 21, born Worthing, Sussex; occupation: milliner
    Eva V. Evershed, F, Assistant, single, age 22, born Deal, Kent; occupation: draper's assistant
    Caroline Johnson, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Uckfield, Sussex; occupation: servant
    Anne M. Dengate, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Uckfield, Sussex; occupation: servant
    George Dennis, M, Visitor, age 5, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation: scholar

2277 Calverley RoadThomas Pickett, M, Head, married, age 30, born London; occupation Dyer
    Sarah Pickett, F, Wife, married, age 32, born London
    Clara Godfrey, F, Assistant, single, age 37, born Oxford; occupation: shopwoman
    Emma Churchill, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: servant

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