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Anton Waldroyd in London, Middlesex in the 1881 Census

Details of Anton Waldroyd of 82 St Georges Street, St George in the East, London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Anton

Last name

Waldroyd

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

78

Birth year

1803

Occupation

Clock Maker

Birth town

Birth county

Birth place

Germany

Street

82 St Georges Street

Town

Parish

St George in the East

County

London, Middlesex

Country

England

Registration district

St George in the East

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Waldroyd

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

79

Birth year

1802

Occupation

-

Birth place

Suffolk, England

First name(s)

Ann

Last name

Bruce

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

48

Birth year

1833

Occupation

Domestic Servant

Birth place

Ashfield, Suffolk, England

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.

See the whole Waldroyd family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Anton Waldroyd and 2 other people

Waldroyd family summary

NAME
Anton Waldroyd
BORN
1803
BIRTH COUNTY
-
ADDRESS IN 1881
St George in the East, London, Middlesex, England
An original census record
An original census record

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