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Donald Capel in London, Surrey in the 1881 Census

Details of Donald Capel of 7 Bythom Street, Lambeth, London, Surrey, England

First name(s)

Donald

Last name

Capel

Relationship

Boarder

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

18

Birth year

1863

Occupation

Sailor Unemployed

Birth town

Birth county

Birth place

Malta

Street

7 Bythom Street

Town

Parish

Lambeth

County

London, Surrey

Country

England

Registration district

Lambeth

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

George Wm

Last name

Hughes

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

39

Birth year

1842

Occupation

Packer (Fact Lab)

Birth place

Chart Sutton, Kent, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth W

Last name

Hughes

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

39

Birth year

1842

Occupation

-

Birth place

London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Phoebe

Last name

Hughes

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

11

Birth year

1870

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Malta

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Hughes

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

8

Birth year

1873

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Brixton, Surrey, England

First name(s)

George

Last name

Hughes

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

6

Birth year

1875

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Brixton, Surrey, England

First name(s)

Ethel

Last name

Hughes

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

3

Birth year

1878

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Brixton, Surrey, England

First name(s)

Blanche

Last name

Hughes

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

0

Birth year

1881

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Brixton, Surrey, England

First name(s)

Ellen

Last name

Capel

Relationship

Boarder

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

15

Birth year

1866

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Malta

First name(s)

Charles

Last name

Hands

Relationship

Boarder

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

10

Birth year

1871

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Brixton, Surrey, 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.

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NAME
Donald Capel
BORN
1863
BIRTH COUNTY
-
ADDRESS IN 1881
Lambeth, London, Surrey, England
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  • Occupations
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