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George Lovell in Dorset in the 1881 Census

Details of George Lovell of Bourne, Puddletown, Dorset, England

First name(s)

George

Last name

Lovell

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

47

Birth year

1834

Occupation

Ag Lab

Birth town

Birth county

Dorset

Birth place

England

Street

Bourne

Town

Parish

Puddletown

County

Dorset

Country

England

Registration district

Dorchester

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Caroline

Last name

Lovell

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

46

Birth year

1835

Occupation

Ag Lab Wife

Birth place

Holloway, Dorset, England

First name(s)

Mary Slade

Last name

Lovell

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

22

Birth year

1859

Occupation

Home Duties

Birth place

Maiden Newton, Dorset, England

First name(s)

Edward Watts

Last name

Lovell

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

21

Birth year

1860

Occupation

Ag Lab

Birth place

Winterbourne, Dorset, England

First name(s)

Benjamin Watts

Last name

Lovell

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

19

Birth year

1862

Occupation

Ag Lab

Birth place

Dorset, England

First name(s)

John Watts

Last name

Lovell

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

17

Birth year

1864

Occupation

Ag Lab

Birth place

Dorset, England

First name(s)

Charlotte Caroline

Last name

Lovell

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

16

Birth year

1865

Occupation

Home Duties

Birth place

Dorset, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Lovell

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

14

Birth year

1867

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Dorset, England

First name(s)

Eliza

Last name

Lovell

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

12

Birth year

1869

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Dorset, England

First name(s)

Robert Thomas

Last name

Lovell

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

8

Birth year

1873

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Dorset, England

First name(s)

Phoebe Alice

Last name

Lovell

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

5

Birth year

1876

Occupation

-

Birth place

Dorset, England

First name(s)

Jane

Last name

Lovell

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

1

Birth year

1880

Occupation

-

Birth place

Martinstown, Dorset, 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 Lovell family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes George Lovell and 11 other people

Lovell family summary

NAME
George Lovell
BORN
1834
BIRTH COUNTY
Dorset
ADDRESS IN 1881
Puddletown, Dorset, England
An original census record
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