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Frederick Bowden in Devon in the 1881 Census

Details of Frederick Bowden of 24 Exe Street, Exeter St David, Devon, England

First name(s)

Frederick

Last name

Bowden

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

18

Birth year

1863

Occupation

Engine Cleaner

Birth town

Exeter

Birth county

Devon

Birth place

England

Street

24 Exe Street

Town

Parish

Exeter St David

County

Devon

Country

England

Registration district

Exeter

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

William

Last name

Clark

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

32

Birth year

1849

Occupation

Oil Colour Labourer (20/1)

Birth place

Exeter, Devon, England

First name(s)

Louisa

Last name

Clark

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

32

Birth year

1849

Occupation

-

Birth place

Exeter, Devon, England

First name(s)

William B

Last name

Clark

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

10

Birth year

1871

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Exeter, Devon, England

First name(s)

Henry J S

Last name

Clark

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

7

Birth year

1874

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Exeter, Devon, England

First name(s)

Louis

Last name

Clark

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

5

Birth year

1876

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Exeter, Devon, England

First name(s)

Louisa

Last name

Clark

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

3

Birth year

1878

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Exeter, Devon, England

First name(s)

Walter

Last name

Clark

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

1

Birth year

1880

Occupation

-

Birth place

Exeter, Devon, England

First name(s)

William A

Last name

Bowden

Relationship

Brother In Law

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

39

Birth year

1842

Occupation

Ry Engine Cleaner

Birth place

Exeter, Devon, England

First name(s)

William

Last name

Bowden

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

15

Birth year

1866

Occupation

Errand Boy

Birth place

Exeter, Devon, England

First name(s)

Emily

Last name

Bowden

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

11

Birth year

1870

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Exeter, Devon, 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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NAME
Frederick Bowden
BORN
1863
BIRTH COUNTY
Devon
ADDRESS IN 1881
Exeter St David, Devon, England
An original census record

This census includes:

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  • Birth dates & locations
  • Occupations
  • Full house address

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