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

24Havelock HouseLuke Botten, M, Head, married, age 44, born Speldhurst, Kent, occupation: timber merchant
    Sarah Botten, F, Wife, married, age 50, born Stone, Worcester
    Elizabeth Williams, F, Servant, single, age 20, born New Cross, Kent; occupation Housemaid
    Harriet Booker, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Buxted, Sussex, occupation: kitchenmaid

24Havelock HouseHenry A. Tyndale, M, Head, married, age 64, born Swallow Field, Berkshire; occupation Clergyman and Rector of Hatton
    Harriett F. Tyndale, F, Wife, married, age 63, born Craike, York
    Dora H. M. Tyndale, F, Daughter, single, age 30, born Tatsfield, Sussex

24Havelock HouseGeorge Hutchinson, M, Head, married, age 55, born Off C G Hope (British Sub), At Sea; occupation: major general C.B.C.M. late Indian army retired list
    Laura H. Hutchinson, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Madras British Sub, India
    Eliza Greenhead, F, Servant, single, age 24, born Bayswater, Middlesex; occupation: lady's maid

24Osborne HouseEdwin Cowper, M, Head, married, age 37, born Wigal, York; occupation: lodging house keeper
    Mercy Cowper, F, Wife, married, age 32, born Lenham, Kent
    Mary J. Weles, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Chatham, Kent; occupation Housemaid
    Elizabeth Weles, F, Servant, single, age 15, born Sevenoaks, Kent; occupation Domestic servant

24Osborne HouseEdgar J. Cobbold, M, Head, married, age 29, born St Albans, Hertford; occupation: civil engineer
    Alice F. Cobbold, F, Wife, married, age 28, born Stonham Aspal, Suffolk
    Henrietta Moxon, F, Lodger, single, age 57, born Clapham, Surrey; occupation: private income from dividends
    Henry B. Lauray, M, Lodger, single, age 60, born London; occupation: lieutenant colonel

24Marston LodgeEliza Clarke, F, Head, widowed, age 38, born Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk; occupation: lodging house keeper
    Annie Hall, F, Servant, single, age 17, born Mayfield, Sussex; occupation: general servant

24Apsley HouseKate Wilmot, F, Head, single, age 23, born Buxton, Devon; occupation Boarding house keeper
    Eliza Knoller, F, Servant, single, age 22, born Southboro, Kent; occupation: cook

24Ashwick HouseMartha Brook, F, Head, widowed, age 65, born Newark On Trent, Nottingham; occupation: lodging house keeper
    Martha Brook, F, Granddaughter, age 5, born Bow, London; occupation: scholar
    Harriet Jeffery, F, Servant, single, age 25, born Hadlow, Kent; occupation: domestic servant

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