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Elizabeth Greenwood in Yorkshire, Yorkshire (West Riding) in the 1881 Census

Details of Elizabeth Greenwood of Masons Arms, Embsay with Eastby, Yorkshire, Yorkshire (West Riding), England

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Greenwood

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Widow

Gender

Female

Age

49

Birth year

1832

Occupation

Innkeeper & Farmer 25 Acres

Birth town

Carlton

Birth county

Yorkshire

Birth place

England

Street

Masons Arms

Town

Parish

Embsay with Eastby

County

Yorkshire, Yorkshire (West Riding)

Country

England

Registration district

Skipton

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Annie P

Last name

Greenwood

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

25

Birth year

1856

Occupation

Farmers Daur

Birth place

Embsay, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Richard

Last name

Greenwood

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

21

Birth year

1860

Occupation

Ag Laborer

Birth place

Eastby, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Sarah

Last name

Greenwood

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

19

Birth year

1862

Occupation

Farmers Daur

Birth place

Eastby, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Thomas P

Last name

Greenwood

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

12

Birth year

1869

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Eastby, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Sarah

Last name

Tibbot

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

17

Birth year

1864

Occupation

General Domestic Serv

Birth place

Montgomeryshire, Wales

First name(s)

Thomas

Last name

Mann

Relationship

Boarder

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

28

Birth year

1853

Occupation

Outdoor Laborer (Genl)

Birth place

Berkshire, 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 Greenwood family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Elizabeth Greenwood and 6 other people

Greenwood family summary

NAME
Elizabeth Greenwood
BORN
1832
BIRTH COUNTY
Yorkshire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Embsay with Eastby, Yorkshire, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
An original census record
An original census record

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