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Emily Aisher in Isle of Wight, Hampshire in the 1881 Census

Details of Emily Aisher of 2 Spring Cottages, Newchurch, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England

First name(s)

Emily

Last name

Aisher

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Widow

Gender

Female

Age

48

Birth year

1833

Occupation

Dressmaker

Birth town

Corfe Mullen

Birth county

Dorset

Birth place

England

Street

2 Spring Cottages

Town

Parish

Newchurch

County

Isle of Wight, Hampshire

Country

England

Registration district

Isle of Wight

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

George W

Last name

Aisher

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

18

Birth year

1863

Occupation

Ag Lab

Birth place

Woolsbridge, Dorset, England

First name(s)

Richard

Last name

Aisher

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

15

Birth year

1866

Occupation

Grocers Errand Boy

Birth place

Potterne, Wiltshire, England

First name(s)

Louis A

Last name

Aisher

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

12

Birth year

1869

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Potterne, Dorset, England

First name(s)

Owen

Last name

Aisher

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

5

Birth year

1876

Occupation

-

Birth place

Godshill, Hampshire, 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 Aisher family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Emily Aisher and 4 other people

Aisher family summary

NAME
Emily Aisher
BORN
1833
BIRTH COUNTY
Dorset
ADDRESS IN 1881
Newchurch, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England
An original census record
An original census record

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