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

223 Mount Ephraim RoadJohn A. M. Barry, M, Head, married, age 46, born Cork, Ireland, occupation: physician
    Rosa M. Barry, F, Wife, married, age 42, born Camberwell, Surrey
    Harriett B. M. Barry, F, Niece, age 15, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent, occupation: scholar
    Susan Ashton, F, Servant, single, age 18, born Dewbury, Devon; occupation: housemaid
    Susan Gauter, F, Servant, single, age 47, born Benenden, Kent; occupation: cook

225 Mount Ephraim RoadAnna M. Tasker, F, Head, widowed, age 73, born Sisborough, Somerset; occupation Annuitant
    Emma Tasker, F, Daughter, single, age 38, born Dartford, Kent
    Emma Bolten, F, Servant, single, age 27, born Withyham, Sussex, occupation: housemaid
    Elizabeth Bolten, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Withyham, Sussex, occupation: maid
    Elizabeth Bryant, F, Servant, single, age 23, born Friston, Sussex; occupation: cook

227 Mount Ephraim RoadJohn M. Luck, M, Head, married, age 74, born Hadlow, Kent; occupation: farmer
    Sarah Luck, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent
    Kate Luck, F, Daughter, single, age 24, born Yalding, Kent
    Eliza Luck, F, Daughter, single, age 20, born Brenchley, Kent
    Elizabeth Dadswell, F, Servant, single, age 19, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

229 Mount Ephraim RoadMary Brook, F, Head, widowed, age 80, born Jamaica Br Sub, West Indies; occupation: private income from dividends and property
    Mary A. Brook, F, Daughter, single, age 52, born Carlton, York
    Ann Branford, F, Servant, single, age 38, born Wringham, Kent, occupation: domestic servant
    Mary Morgan, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation: domestic servant
    Sally L. Manktelow, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: domestic servant

2211 Mount Ephraim RoadMary E. Gunn, F, Head, widowed, age 39, born N K, Scotland
    Theodora Newbury, F, Niece, age 8, born Lahore Punjab, India
    Guy M. Newbury, M, Nephew, age 2, born Lahore Punjab, India
    Stephanie M. Tapson, F, Visitor, single, age 32, born Paddington, Middlesex
    Agnes L. Cockburn, F, Servant, single, age 24, born N K, Scotland; occupation: nurse
    Mary J. Wisden, F, Servant, single, age 24, born Brighton, Sussex; occupation Cook
    Elizabeth Groombridge, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; occupation: housemaid

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