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Herbert Marples in Derbyshire in the 1881 Census

Details of Herbert Marples of Back Street, Staveley, Derbyshire, England

First name(s)

Herbert

Last name

Marples

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Widower

Gender

Male

Age

61

Birth year

1820

Occupation

Butcher & Farmer

Birth town

Staveley

Birth county

Derbyshire

Birth place

England

Street

Back Street

Town

Parish

Staveley

County

Derbyshire

Country

England

Registration district

Chesterfield

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

George

Last name

Marples

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

10

Birth year

1871

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Staveley, Derbyshire, England

First name(s)

Paul

Last name

Marples

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

7

Birth year

1874

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Staveley, Derbyshire, England

First name(s)

Jane

Last name

Marples

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

4

Birth year

1877

Occupation

-

Birth place

Staveley, Derbyshire, England

First name(s)

Herbert

Last name

Marples

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

2

Birth year

1879

Occupation

-

Birth place

Staveley, Derbyshire, England

First name(s)

Jane

Last name

Williams

Relationship

-

Marital status

Widow

Gender

Female

Age

39

Birth year

1842

Occupation

Housekeeper (D S)

Birth place

Staveley, Derbyshire, England

First name(s)

Thomas

Last name

Bellamy

Relationship

-

Marital status

-

Gender

Male

Age

32

Birth year

1849

Occupation

Farm Servant

Birth place

Wilden, Bedfordshire, England

First name(s)

Ann

Last name

Wallace

Relationship

-

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

14

Birth year

1867

Occupation

Domestic Servant

Birth place

Staveley, Derbyshire, England

First name(s)

Robert

Last name

Marples

Relationship

Lodger

Marital status

-

Gender

Male

Age

59

Birth year

1822

Occupation

-

Birth place

Staveley, Derbyshire, 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 Marples family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Herbert Marples and 8 other people

Marples family summary

NAME
Herbert Marples
BORN
1820
BIRTH COUNTY
Derbyshire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Staveley, Derbyshire, England
An original census record
An original census record

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