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James Thomas Rich in Middlesex in the 1881 Census

Details of James Thomas Rich of 2 Heading Street, Hendon, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

James Thomas

Last name

Rich

Relationship

Son In Law

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

30

Birth year

1851

Occupation

Carman Out Of Employ

Birth town

Kilburn

Birth county

Middlesex

Birth place

England

Street

2 Heading Street

Town

Parish

Hendon

County

Middlesex

Country

England

Registration district

Hendon

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Thomas

Last name

Wells

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Widower

Gender

Male

Age

68

Birth year

1813

Occupation

Farm Labourer

Birth place

Stanmore, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Sarah Ann

Last name

Rich

Relationship

Son In Laws Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

26

Birth year

1855

Occupation

Wife Of The Above

Birth place

Hendon, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

James Thos

Last name

Rich

Relationship

Son In Laws Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

9

Birth year

1872

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Hendon, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

George William

Last name

Rich

Relationship

Son In Laws Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

8

Birth year

1873

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Hendon, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

William Henry

Last name

Rich

Relationship

Son In Laws Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

5

Birth year

1876

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Hendon, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

John Benjamin

Last name

Rich

Relationship

Son In Laws Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

2

Birth year

1879

Occupation

-

Birth place

Hendon, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Thomas William

Last name

Hurley

Relationship

Lodger

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

20

Birth year

1861

Occupation

Bricklayers Labourer

Birth place

Hendon, 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.

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NAME
James Thomas Rich
BORN
1851
BIRTH COUNTY
Middlesex
ADDRESS IN 1881
Hendon, Middlesex, England
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