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

2758 Calverley RoadJoseph Terry, M, Head, married, age 66, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation Coach Painter
    Jane Terry, F, Wife, married, age 62, born Ramsgate, Kent
    Hannah Moore, F, Niece, single, age 29, born Blackheath, Kent

2756 and 57 Calverley RoadGeorge Wilson, M, Head, married, age 49, born Frant, Sussex; occupation Butcher
    Martha Wilson, F, Wife, married, age 58, born Frant, Sussex
    Bessie Wilson, F, Daughter, age 15, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation Book Keeper
    Nelly Crowhurst, F, Niece, single, age 20, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation Servant
    Stephen Loder, M, Servant, age 16, born Cranbrook, Kent; occupation: butcher's improver
    Charles Knight, M, Servant, age 16, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: butcher's improver

2755 Calverley RoadW. Booth, M, Head, married, age 50, born Sussex, occupation: pork butcher
    Ann Booth, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Sussex
    Ellen Booth, F, Daughter, age 13, born Sussex, occupation: scholar
    Emma Booth, F, Daughter, age 8, born Sussex, occupation: scholar
    Sidney Booth, M, Son, age 6, born Sussex, occupation: scholar

2754 Calverley RoadSarah S. Thorncroft, F, Head, widowed, age 45, born Hemingby, Lincoln; occupation Baker
    Norton E. Thorncroft, M, Son in law, single, age 22, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation Baker
    Joseph Thorncroft, M, Son in law, single, age 19, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation Baker
    Alfred Thorncroft, M, Son in law, single, age 16, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation Plumber's apprentice
    Charles R. Thorncroft, M, Own Son, age 7, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Anne A. Johnson, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation: servant

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