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Birkett Sugden in Yorkshire, Yorkshire (West Riding) in the 1881 Census

Details of Birkett Sugden of Mill Bridge, Skipton, Yorkshire, Yorkshire (West Riding), England

First name(s)

Birkett

Last name

Sugden

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Widower

Gender

Male

Age

40

Birth year

1841

Occupation

Master Bread Baker

Birth town

Steeton

Birth county

Yorkshire

Birth place

England

Street

Mill Bridge

Town

Parish

Skipton

County

Yorkshire, Yorkshire (West Riding)

Country

England

Registration district

Skipton

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Percy

Last name

Sugden

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

4

Birth year

1877

Occupation

-

Birth place

Steeton, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Sugden

Relationship

Mother

Marital status

Widow

Gender

Female

Age

66

Birth year

1815

Occupation

-

Birth place

Keswick, Cumberland, England

First name(s)

Jane G

Last name

Sugden

Relationship

Sister

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

38

Birth year

1843

Occupation

-

Birth place

Steeton, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Charley

Last name

Sugden

Relationship

Brother

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

29

Birth year

1852

Occupation

Bread Baker

Birth place

Steeton, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Robert W

Last name

Sale

Relationship

Boarder

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

12

Birth year

1869

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Lancashire, 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 Sugden family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Birkett Sugden and 5 other people

Sugden family summary

NAME
Birkett Sugden
BORN
1841
BIRTH COUNTY
Yorkshire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Skipton, Yorkshire, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
An original census record
An original census record

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