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

4644 Crescent RoadOrtham Hitch, M, Head, married, age 49, born Marden, Cambridge; occupation: lodging house keeper
    Ann Hitch, F, Wife, married, age 49, born Biggleswade, Bedford
    Emily W. Hitch, F, Daughter, single, age 21, born Hackney, London
    Walter J. Hitch, M, Son, single, age 16, born Hackney, London; occupation: apprentice

4643 Crescent RoadTheophilus B. Field, M, Head, married, age 44, born Tun Wells, Kent; occupation: organist
    Sarah A. Field, F, Wife, married, age 41, born Wisbeach, Cambridge
    Theophilus B. Field, M, Son, age 7, born T Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Ellen S. Field, F, Daughter, age 11, born T Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Jessie M. Field, F, Daughter, age 9, born T Wells, Kent; occupation: scholar
    Alice E. Field, F, Daughter, age 2, born T Wells, Kent
    Norah Gardner, F, Governess, single, age 23, born Banbury, Oxford; occupation: governess
    Ellen Tompsett, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Wadhurst, Sussex; occupation Domestic servant
    William L. Grave, M, Lodger, single, age 25, born Paddington, Middlesex; occupation: curate

4642 Crescent RoadAquila Stubbings, M, Head, married, age 60, born Fordcombe, Kent; occupation Paper maker
    Emma Stubbings, F, Wife, married, age 45, born Biggleswade, Bedford
    Maria Stubbings, F, Daughter, age 14, born Langton Lovells
    Emma Stubbings, F, Daughter, age 13, born Langton Lovells
    Mary Stubbings, F, Daughter, age 12, born Langton Lovells; occupation Scholar
    Sidney Stubbings, M, Son, age 8, born Langton Lovells; occupation Scholar
    Mary E. Dickinson, F, Visitor, single, age 65, born London; occupation: annuitant

4640 Crescent RoadThomas Head, M, Head, married, age 50, born Tunb Wells, Kent; occupation: Tunbridgeware worker
    Elizabeth M. Head, F, Wife, married, age 31, born Ramsgate, Kent; occupation: lodging house keeper
    Elizabeth M. Head, F, Daughter, age 2 m, born T Wells, Kent
    Elizabeth Mackay, F, Lodger, single, age 36, born Canada; occupation: annuitant
    Rosa M. Mackay, F, Lodger, single, age 35, born Canada; occupation: annuitant

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