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Henry Gimblett in Cornwall in the 1881 Census

Details of Henry Gimblett of Kyrse, Treneglos, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

Henry

Last name

Gimblett

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

23

Birth year

1858

Occupation

Farmers Son

Birth town

Treneglos

Birth county

Cornwall

Birth place

England

Street

Kyrse

Town

Parish

Treneglos

County

Cornwall

Country

England

Registration district

Launceston

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

William

Last name

Gimblett

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

60

Birth year

1821

Occupation

Farmer Of 93 Acres

Birth place

Cornwall, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Gimblett

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

53

Birth year

1828

Occupation

Farmers Wife

Birth place

Lesnewth, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

John Brown

Last name

Gimblett

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

31

Birth year

1850

Occupation

Farmers Son

Birth place

Treneglos, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

William

Last name

Gimblett

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

22

Birth year

1859

Occupation

Farmers Son

Birth place

Treneglos, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth Jane

Last name

Gimblett

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

20

Birth year

1861

Occupation

Farmers Daughter

Birth place

Treneglos, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

Mary Grace

Last name

Gimblett

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

18

Birth year

1863

Occupation

Farmers Daughter

Birth place

Treneglos, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

Tryphena

Last name

Gimblett

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

15

Birth year

1866

Occupation

Farmers Daughter

Birth place

Treneglos, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

Lavinia

Last name

Gimblett

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

13

Birth year

1868

Occupation

Farmers Daughter

Birth place

Treneglos, Cornwall, 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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See the whole Gimblett family in this 1881 Census record

Includes Henry Gimblett and 8 other people

NAME
Henry Gimblett
BORN
1858
BIRTH COUNTY
Cornwall
ADDRESS IN 1881
Treneglos, Cornwall, England
An original census record

This census includes:

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

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