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George Mullett in Dorset in the 1881 Census

Details of George Mullett of Mill Street, Fordington, Dorset, England

First name(s)

George

Last name

Mullett

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Widower

Gender

Male

Age

48

Birth year

1833

Occupation

Agr Labr

Birth town

Fordington

Birth county

Dorset

Birth place

England

Street

Mill Street

Town

Parish

Fordington

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)

Amelia

Last name

Mullett

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

16

Birth year

1865

Occupation

Gen Serv

Birth place

Fordington, Dorset, England

First name(s)

Anne

Last name

Mullett

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

12

Birth year

1869

Occupation

Of No Occupation

Birth place

Fordington, Dorset, England

First name(s)

Angelina

Last name

Mullett

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

11

Birth year

1870

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Fordington, Dorset, England

First name(s)

George

Last name

Mullett

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

9

Birth year

1872

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Fordington, Dorset, England

First name(s)

Theresa

Last name

Mullett

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

6

Birth year

1875

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Fordington, Dorset, England

First name(s)

Lily

Last name

Mullett

Relationship

Grand Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

0

Birth year

1881

Occupation

-

Birth place

Fordington, 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 Mullett family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes George Mullett and 6 other people

Mullett family summary

NAME
George Mullett
BORN
1833
BIRTH COUNTY
Dorset
ADDRESS IN 1881
Fordington, Dorset, England
An original census record
An original census record

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