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Daniel Lean in Lanarkshire in the 1881 Census

Details of Daniel Lean of Park Terrace, Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland

First name(s)

Daniel

Last name

Lean

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

61

Birth year

1820

Occupation

Cotton Manufacturer

Birth town

Lanark

Birth county

Lanarkshire

Birth place

Scotland

Street

Park Terrace

Town

Parish

Barony

County

Lanarkshire

Country

Scotland

Registration district

Kelvin

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Jane M

Last name

Lean

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Female

Age

5

Birth year

1876

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland

First name(s)

Alice

Last name

Lean

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Female

Age

2

Birth year

1879

Occupation

-

Birth place

Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland

First name(s)

George

Last name

Lean

Relationship

Visitor

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Male

Age

57

Birth year

1824

Occupation

Retired Cotton Manufacturer

Birth place

Lanark, Lanarkshire, Scotland

First name(s)

Mary

Last name

Campbell

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Female

Age

38

Birth year

1843

Occupation

Cook

Birth place

Argyllshire, Scotland

First name(s)

Mary A

Last name

Weir

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Female

Age

24

Birth year

1857

Occupation

Laundry Maid

Birth place

Argyllshire, Scotland

First name(s)

Susan

Last name

McPherson

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Female

Age

28

Birth year

1853

Occupation

House Maid

Birth place

Argyllshire, Scotland

First name(s)

Jessie

Last name

McLean

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Female

Age

28

Birth year

1853

Occupation

Table Maid

Birth place

Ross & Cromarty, Scotland

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

McMartin

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Female

Age

26

Birth year

1855

Occupation

Nurse

Birth place

Callander, Perthshire, Scotland

First name(s)

Barbara

Last name

Manson

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Unmarried

Gender

Female

Age

17

Birth year

1864

Occupation

Nurse

Birth place

Dunnet, Caithness, Scotland

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 Lean family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Daniel Lean and 9 other people

Lean family summary

NAME
Daniel Lean
BORN
1820
BIRTH COUNTY
Lanarkshire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland
An original census record
An original census record

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