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George Wm Meggy in London, Middlesex in the 1881 Census

Details of George Wm Meggy of 33 St Lawrence Road, Kensington, London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

George Wm

Last name

Meggy

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

42

Birth year

1839

Occupation

Curate Of St Clements Kensn

Birth town

Chelmsford

Birth county

Essex

Birth place

England

Street

33 St Lawrence Road

Town

Parish

Kensington

County

London, Middlesex

Country

England

Registration district

Kensington

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Julian F

Last name

Meggy

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

37

Birth year

1844

Occupation

-

Birth place

Chichester, Sussex, England

First name(s)

Violet L

Last name

Meggy

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

1

Birth year

1880

Occupation

-

Birth place

Richmond, Surrey, England

First name(s)

Samuel A

Last name

Sketchley

Relationship

Boarder

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

25

Birth year

1856

Occupation

Clerk War Office

Birth place

Horncastle, Lincolnshire, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth E

Last name

Groom

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

23

Birth year

1858

Occupation

General Serv

Birth place

Colchester, Essex, England

First name(s)

Alice A

Last name

Holmes

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

15

Birth year

1866

Occupation

Nurse

Birth place

Kensington, Middlesex, 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 Meggy family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes George Wm Meggy and 5 other people

Meggy family summary

NAME
George Wm Meggy
BORN
1839
BIRTH COUNTY
Essex
ADDRESS IN 1881
Kensington, London, Middlesex, England
An original census record
An original census record

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