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

4213 Crescent RoadThomas Pilbeam, M, Head, married, age 43, born Wadhurst, Kent; occupation Lodging house keeper
    Emma Pilbeam, F, Wife, married, age 40, born Thornham, Kent
    William T. Pilbeam, M, Son, age 9, born T Wells, Kent; occupation Scholar
    Isabel Gates, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Maidstone, Kent; occupation: domestic servant
    Sarah A. Guy, F, Servant, single, age 19, born T Wells, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

4213 Crescent RoadElizabeth Trench, F, Head, widowed, age 63, born Dublin, Ireland; occupation Annuitant
    Madeline Maconchy, F, Visitor, single, age 30, born Kildare, Ireland; occupation: annuitant
    Adeline Illman, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Strood, Kent; occupation: domestic servant
    Anne M. Pemeller, F, Lodger, single, age 55, born Clerkenwell, Middlesex; occupation Annuitant
    Elizabeth Leny, F, Lodger, single, age 62, born Lambeth, Surrey; occupation: annuitant

422 Holly Bank TerraceEdward Lisle, M, Head, married, age 35, born London; occupation: bath chair proprietor
    Annie Lisle, F, Wife, married, age 45, born London
    Emma Lisle, F, Daughter, age 10, born Tunb Wells, Kent
    Katie Lisle, F, Daughter, age 7, born Tunb Wells, Kent
    Eleanor Cottington, F, Stepdaughter, single, age 22, born Tunb Wells, Kent
    Emily Mccloud, F, Visitor, married, age 26, born Bristol, Somerset
    Willey Mccloud, M, Visitor's son, age 6 m, born Ireland

423 Holly Bank TerraceJames Savage, M, Head, married, age 52, born Stowlangtoft, Suffolk; occupation: bath chair proprietor
    Jane Savage, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    Rachael Savage, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Sevenoaks, Kent
    William Savage, M, Grandson, age 5, born T Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    George King, M, Nurse Boy, age 7, born Wadhurst, Kent; occupation: scholar

424 Holly Bank TerraceJoseph Smart, M, Head, married, age 60, born Brompton, Hampshire; occupation: coachman
    Elizabeth Smart, F, Wife, married, age 54, born Chalbins, Cambridge

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