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Benjaimain Turner in Buckinghamshire in the 1881 Census

Details of Benjaimain Turner of Blacksmiths House Station Road, Westbury (Bucks), Buckinghamshire, England

First name(s)

Benjaimain

Last name

Turner

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

33

Birth year

1848

Occupation

Blacksmith

Birth town

Aynho

Birth county

Northamptonshire

Birth place

England

Street

Blacksmiths House Station Road

Town

Parish

Westbury (Bucks)

County

Buckinghamshire

Country

England

Registration district

Brackley

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Catherine

Last name

Turner

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

36

Birth year

1845

Occupation

-

Birth place

Blackley, Northamptonshire, England

First name(s)

Kate Anne

Last name

Turner

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

7

Birth year

1874

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Westbury, Buckinghamshire, England

First name(s)

Benjamin W

Last name

Turner

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

5

Birth year

1876

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Westbury, Buckinghamshire, England

First name(s)

Alfred

Last name

Turner

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

3

Birth year

1878

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Westbury, Buckinghamshire, England

First name(s)

Charles Jos

Last name

Turner

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

1

Birth year

1880

Occupation

-

Birth place

Westbury, Buckinghamshire, England

First name(s)

Ernest Jesse

Last name

Turner

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

0

Birth year

1881

Occupation

-

Birth place

Westbury, Buckinghamshire, England

First name(s)

Catherine

Last name

Jones

Relationship

Mother

Marital status

Widow

Gender

Female

Age

66

Birth year

1815

Occupation

-

Birth place

Mixbury, Oxfordshire, England

First name(s)

Laura Maria

Last name

Turner

Relationship

Visitor

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

22

Birth year

1859

Occupation

-

Birth place

Aynho, Northamptonshire, England

First name(s)

Ellen

Last name

Tew

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

18

Birth year

1863

Occupation

General Servent

Birth place

Shalstone, Buckinghamshire, 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 Turner family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Benjaimain Turner and 9 other people

Turner family summary

NAME
Benjaimain Turner
BORN
1848
BIRTH COUNTY
Northamptonshire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Westbury (Bucks), Buckinghamshire, England
An original census record
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