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George Hemming in Worcestershire in the 1881 Census

Details of George Hemming of Great Hampton, Hampton, Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

George

Last name

Hemming

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

54

Birth year

1827

Occupation

Market Gardener

Birth town

Stanton

Birth county

Gloucestershire

Birth place

England

Street

Great Hampton

Town

Parish

Hampton

County

Worcestershire

Country

England

Registration district

Evesham

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Emily

Last name

Hemming

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

55

Birth year

1826

Occupation

Wife

Birth place

Twyning, Gloucestershire, England

First name(s)

Harriett

Last name

Hemming

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

25

Birth year

1856

Occupation

Cook (Dom)

Birth place

Hampton, Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

John

Last name

Hemming

Relationship

Father

Marital status

Widower

Gender

Male

Age

86

Birth year

1795

Occupation

Formerly Farm Laborer

Birth place

Hampton, Worcestershire, 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 Hemming family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes George Hemming and 3 other people

Hemming family summary

NAME
George Hemming
BORN
1827
BIRTH COUNTY
Gloucestershire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Hampton, Worcestershire, England
An original census record
An original census record

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