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Denis White in London, Middlesex in the 1881 Census

Details of Denis White of 9 Sun Court, St Botolph Without Aldgate Aka East Smithfield, London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Denis

Last name

White

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

43

Birth year

1838

Occupation

General Labourer

Birth town

Birth county

Birth place

Ireland

Street

9 Sun Court

Town

Parish

St Botolph Without Aldgate Aka East Smithfield

County

London, Middlesex

Country

England

Registration district

Whitechapel

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Julia

Last name

White

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

38

Birth year

1843

Occupation

Housekeeper

Birth place

Ireland

First name(s)

Patrick

Last name

O Leary

Relationship

Lodger

Marital status

Widower

Gender

Male

Age

44

Birth year

1837

Occupation

General Labourer

Birth place

City of London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

John

Last name

Lewer

Relationship

Boarder

Marital status

Widower

Gender

Male

Age

60

Birth year

1821

Occupation

General Labourer

Birth place

Whitechapel, Middlesex, 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 White family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Denis White and 3 other people

White family summary

NAME
Denis White
BORN
1838
BIRTH COUNTY
-
ADDRESS IN 1881
St Botolph Without Aldgate Aka East Smithfield, London, Middlesex, England
An original census record
An original census record

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