Skip to content

Edward Jones in Worcestershire, Herefordshire in the 1881 Census

Details of Edward Jones of Sutton Place, Tenbury, Worcestershire, Herefordshire, England

First name(s)

Edward

Last name

Jones

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Widower

Gender

Male

Age

42

Birth year

1839

Occupation

Farmer Of 200 Acres Employing 4 Men 3 Women 1 Boy

Birth town

Birth county

Worcestershire

Birth place

England

Street

Sutton Place

Town

Parish

Tenbury

County

Worcestershire, Herefordshire

Country

England

Registration district

Tenbury

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Eleanor

Last name

Jones

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

11

Birth year

1870

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Rochford, Herefordshire, England

First name(s)

Mary A

Last name

Jones

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

8

Birth year

1873

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Rochford, Herefordshire, England

First name(s)

Mary

Last name

Cooper

Relationship

Niece

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

12

Birth year

1869

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Hanley, Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Bromage

Relationship

Housekeeper

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

27

Birth year

1854

Occupation

Housekeeper

Birth place

Hanley, Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

George

Last name

Wetherby

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

17

Birth year

1864

Occupation

Cowman

Birth place

Pencombe, Herefordshire, 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 Jones family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Edward Jones and 5 other people

Jones family summary

NAME
Edward Jones
BORN
1839
BIRTH COUNTY
Worcestershire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Tenbury, Worcestershire, Herefordshire, England
An original census record
An original census record

Not what you're looking for?

Cookie Notice!The Findmypast website uses cookies. By continuing to access the site you are agreeing to their use.Learn more
×