The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
1881 Tunbridge Wells, Kent Census
That part of Tunbridge Wells within the Parish of Tonbridge that includes London Road, Grosvenor Road, Church Road, Mount Ephraim Road, Dudley Rad and York Road
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

3Holmrock, London RoadBladen W Black, M, Head, married, age 69, born London, occupation: major general
    Elizabeth C. Black, F, Wife, married, age 58, born Edinburgh, Scotland, occupation: major general

3Holmrock, London RoadGeorge A. Schomberg, M, Head, married, age 59, born Chichester, Sussex; occupation: general royal marine artillery
    Mary Schomberg, F, Wife, married, age 53, born London
    Emma E. Wright, F, Neice, single, age 25, born London
    Edmund C. Schomberg, M, Cousin, single, age 28, born Brompton, Middlesex; occupation Stockbroker

3Holmrock, London RoadMaria Wade, F, Head, single, age 42, born N E Birmingham, Warwick; occupation Companion

3Holmrock, London RoadSophie Caste, F, Head, widowed, age 91, born London; occupation: private income from property
    Charlotte Tasker, F, Servant, single, age 47, born St Georges, London; occupation Lady's maid

3Holmrock, London RoadMary A. Lloyd, F, Head, widowed, age 58, born Llandinam, Montgomery, Wales; occupation: private income from dividends
    Elizabeth M. Lloyd, F, Daughter, single, age 35, born New Town, Montgomery, Wales; occupation: private income from dividends
    Margaret S. Lloyd, F, Daughter, single, age 27, born New Town, Montgomery, Wales; occupation: private income from dividends
    Anne Read, F, Servant, single, age 20, born Frant, Sussex; occupation Domestic servant

3Holmrock, London RoadFrederick H. J. Kay, M, Head, married, age 32, born Burnley, Lancashire; occupation: justice of the peace
    Sarah E. Kay, F, Wife, married, age 29, born Halifax, York; occupation: private income from property
    Henry C. Kay, M, Son, age 2, born Sunninghill, Berkshire; occupation: private income from property
    Edith Kay, F, Daughter, age 1, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: private income from property
    Elizabeth Cowles, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Hythe, Kent; occupation: nurse

3Holmrock, London RoadThomas W. Dumford, M, Head, married, age 80, born London, Surrey; occupation: retired merchant
    Emma Durnford, F, Wife, married, age 79, born Brighton, Sussex
    Mary Ann White, F, Servant, single, age 44, born Clapham, Surrey; occupation Domestic Servant

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