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Henry Osborne in Yorkshire, Yorkshire (North Riding) in the 1881 Census

Details of Henry Osborne of High Street, Eston, Yorkshire, Yorkshire (North Riding), England

First name(s)

Henry

Last name

Osborne

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

41

Birth year

1840

Occupation

Draper & Outfitter

Birth town

Mary Tavy

Birth county

Devon

Birth place

England

Street

High Street

Town

Parish

Eston

County

Yorkshire, Yorkshire (North Riding)

Country

England

Registration district

Middlesbrough

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Osborne

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

39

Birth year

1842

Occupation

-

Birth place

Cornwall, England

First name(s)

John

Last name

Osborne

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

17

Birth year

1864

Occupation

Shopman Draper

Birth place

Cheshire, England

First name(s)

George

Last name

Osborne

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

15

Birth year

1866

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Cheshire, England

First name(s)

Mary

Last name

Osborne

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

13

Birth year

1868

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Eston, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Edith E

Last name

Osborne

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

11

Birth year

1870

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Eston, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Harry

Last name

Osborne

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

5

Birth year

1876

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Eston, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Simpson

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

26

Birth year

1855

Occupation

Dressmaker

Birth place

Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

Fanny

Last name

Hunting

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

31

Birth year

1850

Occupation

Gen Servant

Birth place

Bilston, Staffordshire, 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 Osborne family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Henry Osborne and 8 other people

Osborne family summary

NAME
Henry Osborne
BORN
1840
BIRTH COUNTY
Devon
ADDRESS IN 1881
Eston, Yorkshire, Yorkshire (North Riding), England
An original census record
An original census record

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