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Emma Savory in Norfolk in the 1881 Census

Details of Emma Savory of Egmere Road, Little Walsingham, Norfolk, England

First name(s)

Emma

Last name

Savory

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

18

Birth year

1863

Occupation

Housemaid

Birth town

Great Walsingham

Birth county

Norfolk

Birth place

England

Street

Egmere Road

Town

Parish

Little Walsingham

County

Norfolk

Country

England

Registration district

Walsingham

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

James

Last name

Howell

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

47

Birth year

1834

Occupation

Farmer Of 380 Acres Employing 12 Men 5 Boys 1 Woman

Birth place

Great Walsingham, Norfolk, England

First name(s)

Mary

Last name

Howell

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

48

Birth year

1833

Occupation

-

Birth place

Little Walsingham, Norfolk, England

First name(s)

Henry

Last name

Gamble

Relationship

Stepson

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

24

Birth year

1857

Occupation

Farmer

Birth place

Little Walsingham, Norfolk, England

First name(s)

John W

Last name

Howell

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

12

Birth year

1869

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Little Walsingham, Norfolk, England

First name(s)

James W

Last name

Howell

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

10

Birth year

1871

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Little Walsingham, Norfolk, England

First name(s)

Sarah A

Last name

Curson

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

20

Birth year

1861

Occupation

Dairymaid

Birth place

Beetley, Norfolk, 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.

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See the whole Savory family in this 1881 Census record

Includes Emma Savory and 6 other people

NAME
Emma Savory
BORN
1863
BIRTH COUNTY
Norfolk
ADDRESS IN 1881
Little Walsingham, Norfolk, England
An original census record

This census includes:

  • Details of all household members
  • Birth dates & locations
  • Occupations
  • Full house address

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