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Edward Guest in Worcestershire in the 1881 Census

Details of Edward Guest of 13 Silver Street, Kidderminster Old Borough, Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

Edward

Last name

Guest

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

59

Birth year

1822

Occupation

Agg Lab

Birth town

Kidderminster

Birth county

Worcestershire

Birth place

England

Street

13 Silver Street

Town

Parish

Kidderminster Old Borough

County

Worcestershire

Country

England

Registration district

Kidderminster

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Ellen

Last name

Guest

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

56

Birth year

1825

Occupation

-

Birth place

Hedon, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Joseph

Last name

Crawforth

Relationship

Boarder

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

34

Birth year

1847

Occupation

Carpet Weaver

Birth place

Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

Josiah

Last name

Taylor

Relationship

Boarder

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

62

Birth year

1819

Occupation

Ostler

Birth place

Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

William

Last name

Nash

Relationship

Boarder

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

25

Birth year

1856

Occupation

Dyer (C)

Birth place

Worcester, Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

Annie

Last name

Nash

Relationship

Boarder

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

31

Birth year

1850

Occupation

Spinner (C)

Birth place

Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

Thomas

Last name

Nash

Relationship

Boarder

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

5

Birth year

1876

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Kidderminster, Worcestershire, 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 Guest family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Edward Guest and 6 other people

Guest family summary

NAME
Edward Guest
BORN
1822
BIRTH COUNTY
Worcestershire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Kidderminster Old Borough, Worcestershire, England
An original census record
An original census record

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