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Alfred C Duncan in Yorkshire, Yorkshire (North Riding) in the 1881 Census

Details of Alfred C Duncan of Confidence, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, Yorkshire (North Riding), England

First name(s)

Alfred C

Last name

Duncan

Relationship

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

30

Birth year

1851

Occupation

Master Mariner (Fisherman)

Birth town

Stockton

Birth county

Norfolk

Birth place

England

Street

Confidence

Town

Parish

Middlesbrough

County

Yorkshire, Yorkshire (North Riding)

Country

England

Registration district

Middlesbrough

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Alfred

Last name

Lucas

Relationship

-

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

38

Birth year

1843

Occupation

Fisherman

Birth place

Lambeth, Surrey, England

First name(s)

Thomas

Last name

Hunter

Relationship

-

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

28

Birth year

1853

Occupation

Fisherman

Birth place

-

About the 1881 England Wales and Scotland Census

When the 1881 census was taken on April 3rd, the total population of England, Wales and Scotland was recorded as 29,707,207. The First Boer War ended only weeks before the 1881 census.

As with any historical research, the golden rule of family history is to check the original record, or "primary source", wherever possible. We have provided clear images of the original census enumeration books for you to view once you've found the right family in the indexes.

When using census returns, once you have located your ancestor in the census, you should then view the original images to validate your findings. The image of the original document will also help you see the household in the context of surrounding households as all the information will be provided in one clear place, as it was originally written down.

The original documents would have been given to your ancestor several days before 3 April, and the head of household would have been asked to fill in the details for anyone who would have been residing at that address on the census date. If the head of the household was unable to read or write, the enumerator - a literate person who would be collecting the census forms - would help fill in the details. Because of this, however, you may note mistakes that were made, such as name spellings. It should also be noted that many people were often economical with the truth when it came to their ages.

Note: the census includes details of people resident in docked vessels and institutions such as prisons, workhouses, hospitals, and barracks, as well as individual households.

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See the whole Duncan family in this 1881 Census record

Includes Alfred C Duncan and 2 other people

NAME
Alfred C Duncan
BORN
1851
BIRTH COUNTY
Norfolk
ADDRESS IN 1881
Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, Yorkshire (North Riding), England
An original census record

This census includes:

  • Details of all household members
  • Birth dates & locations
  • Occupations
  • Full house address

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