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

3221 Crescent RoadHenry Roberts, M, Head, married, age 50, born Penshurst, Kent, employs 3 men and 2 boys; occupation Master Tailor
    Sophia Roberts, F, Wife, married, age 57, born Stone, Buckingham
    David Roberts, M, Son, single, age 20, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation Tailor
    Leonard Roberts, M, Son, single, age 18, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation Tailor

3220 Crescent RoadJohn C. Cane, M, Head, married, age 29, born Rye, Sussex; occupation: dairyman
    Elizabeth Cane, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Heathfield, Sussex
    Alfred C. Cane, M, Son, age 3, born Tunb Wells, Kent
    Ruth Cane, F, Daughter, age 2, born Tunb Wells, Kent
    Henry J. Cane, M, Son, age 2 m, born Tunb Wells, Kent
    Alice Skinner, F, Lodger, single, age 16, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation: servant
    Mary A. White, F, Lodger, age 12, born Eastbourne, Sussex; occupation Servant
    Annie Hoad, F, Lodger, single, age 34, born Tun Wells, Kent

3219 Crescent RoadGeorge Haslitt, M, Head, married, age 36, born Petworth, Sussex; occupation: gardener
    Mary Ann Haslitt, F, Wife, married, age 36, born Ightham, Kent
    Anne Maria Haslitt, F, Daughter, age 3, born Maidenhead, Berkshire
    George W. Haslitt, M, Son, age 1, born Maidenhead, Berkshire
    Kate Crittall, F, Servant, single, age 13, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: servant

3218 Crescent RoadCharles Cole, M, Head, married, age 38, born Ringmer, Sussex; occupation: master grocer
    Sarah Cole, F, Wife, married, age 39, born Winchester, Hampshire
    Sarah A. Cole, F, Daughter, age 15, born Brighton, Sussex
    Charles A. Cole, M, Son, age 13, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Robert F. Cole, M, Son, age 10, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Elizabeth E. Cole, F, Daughter, age 9, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation: scholar
    Hester R. Cole, F, Daughter, age 1, born Tunb Wells, Kent

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