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Harry Gaythorpe in Yorkshire, Yorkshire (West Riding) in the 1881 Census

Details of Harry Gaythorpe of Market Place, Knaresborough, Yorkshire, Yorkshire (West Riding), England

First name(s)

Harry

Last name

Gaythorpe

Relationship

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

20

Birth year

1861

Occupation

Grocers Apprentice

Birth town

Spofforth

Birth county

Yorkshire

Birth place

England

Street

Market Place

Town

Parish

Knaresborough

County

Yorkshire, Yorkshire (West Riding)

Country

England

Registration district

Knaresborough

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Joseph

Last name

Dinsdale

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

40

Birth year

1841

Occupation

Grocer

Birth place

Clint, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Ellen M

Last name

Dinsdale

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

45

Birth year

1836

Occupation

-

Birth place

Sowerby, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Henry S

Last name

Dinsdale

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

18

Birth year

1863

Occupation

Iron Merchant

Birth place

Knaresborough, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Phoeby A

Last name

Dinsdale

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

16

Birth year

1865

Occupation

-

Birth place

Knaresborough, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

William E

Last name

Dinsdale

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

12

Birth year

1869

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Knaresborough, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Annie M

Last name

Dinsdale

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

9

Birth year

1872

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Knaresborough, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

John S

Last name

Dinsdale

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

6

Birth year

1875

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Knaresborough, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Thomas G

Last name

Kent

Relationship

-

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

28

Birth year

1853

Occupation

Grocers Assistant

Birth place

Hartwith, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Emma

Last name

Young

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

21

Birth year

1860

Occupation

General Servant Domestic

Birth place

Fewston, Yorkshire, 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
Harry Gaythorpe
BORN
1861
BIRTH COUNTY
Yorkshire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Knaresborough, Yorkshire, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
An original census record

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  • Birth dates & locations
  • Occupations
  • Full house address

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