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George Walker in Lincolnshire in the 1881 Census

Details of George Walker of 17 Bridge Street, Great Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England

First name(s)

George

Last name

Walker

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

3

Birth year

1878

Occupation

Birth town

Hull

Birth county

Yorkshire

Birth place

England

Street

17 Bridge Street

Town

Parish

Great Grimsby

County

Lincolnshire

Country

England

Registration district

Caistor

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

George

Last name

Walker

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

37

Birth year

1844

Occupation

Engine Fitter

Birth place

Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland, England

First name(s)

Sarah Bella

Last name

Walker

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

35

Birth year

1846

Occupation

-

Birth place

Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland, England

First name(s)

Jane

Last name

Walker

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

8

Birth year

1873

Occupation

-

Birth place

Hull, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

William

Last name

Walker

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

6

Birth year

1875

Occupation

-

Birth place

Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland, England

First name(s)

Nellie

Last name

Walker

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

4

Birth year

1877

Occupation

-

Birth place

Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England

First name(s)

Isabell

Last name

Walker

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

1

Birth year

1880

Occupation

-

Birth place

Barking, Essex, England

First name(s)

Sarah

Last name

Garret

Relationship

Visitor

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

50

Birth year

1831

Occupation

Tailoress

Birth place

Grimsby, Lincolnshire, 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
George Walker
BORN
1878
BIRTH COUNTY
Yorkshire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Great Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England
An original census record

This census includes:

  • Details of all household members
  • Birth dates & locations
  • Occupations
  • Full house address

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