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Eleanor E Tonge in Surrey in the 1881 Census

Details of Eleanor E Tonge of 2 Labernum V Tudor Road, Kingston, Surrey, England

First name(s)

Eleanor E

Last name

Tonge

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

67

Birth year

1814

Occupation

Royal Mail Shareholder

Birth town

Hammersmith

Birth county

Middlesex

Birth place

England

Street

2 Labernum V Tudor Road

Town

Parish

Kingston

County

Surrey

Country

England

Registration district

Kingston

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Amelia

Last name

Buhrer

Relationship

Companion

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

36

Birth year

1845

Occupation

Companion (Dom)

Birth place

City of London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Florence

Last name

Lovelock

Relationship

Visitor

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

7

Birth year

1874

Occupation

Daur Of Civil Servant In The Stamp Department

Birth place

City of London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Harriett

Last name

Struggles

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

42

Birth year

1839

Occupation

Domestic Servant

Birth place

Sleaford, Lincolnshire, 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 Tonge family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Eleanor E Tonge and 3 other people

Tonge family summary

NAME
Eleanor E Tonge
BORN
1814
BIRTH COUNTY
Middlesex
ADDRESS IN 1881
Kingston, Surrey, England
An original census record
An original census record

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