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Francis Breen in Warwickshire in the 1881 Census

Details of Francis Breen of 32 Bk Cromwell Street, Aston, Warwickshire, England

First name(s)

Francis

Last name

Breen

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

59

Birth year

1822

Occupation

Blacksmith

Birth town

Belfast

Birth county

Antrim

Birth place

Ireland

Street

32 Bk Cromwell Street

Town

Parish

Aston

County

Warwickshire

Country

England

Registration district

Aston

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Mary

Last name

Breen

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

52

Birth year

1829

Occupation

-

Birth place

Belfast, Antrim, Ireland

First name(s)

John

Last name

Breen

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

25

Birth year

1856

Occupation

Pearl Button Maker

Birth place

Birmingham, Warwickshire, England

First name(s)

Frank

Last name

Breen

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

20

Birth year

1861

Occupation

Brass Finisher

Birth place

Birmingham, Warwickshire, England

First name(s)

Jane

Last name

Breen

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

17

Birth year

1864

Occupation

Book Binder

Birth place

Birmingham, Warwickshire, England

First name(s)

Robert

Last name

Breen

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

12

Birth year

1869

Occupation

-

Birth place

Birmingham, Warwickshire, England

First name(s)

Margaret

Last name

Breen

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

7

Birth year

1874

Occupation

-

Birth place

Birmingham, Warwickshire, 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 Breen family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Francis Breen and 6 other people

Breen family summary

NAME
Francis Breen
BORN
1822
BIRTH COUNTY
Antrim
ADDRESS IN 1881
Aston, Warwickshire, England
An original census record
An original census record

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