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James W Sale in London, Middlesex in the 1881 Census

Details of James W Sale of 132 Hanbury Street, Mile End New Town, London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

James W

Last name

Sale

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

25

Birth year

1856

Occupation

Clothiers Cutter

Birth town

Bedford

Birth county

Bedfordshire

Birth place

England

Street

132 Hanbury Street

Town

Parish

Mile End New Town

County

London, Middlesex

Country

England

Registration district

Whitechapel

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Harriet

Last name

Sale

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

27

Birth year

1854

Occupation

Tailoress

Birth place

Peatling Parva, Leicestershire, England

First name(s)

James W

Last name

Sale

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

1

Birth year

1880

Occupation

-

Birth place

Spitalfields, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Louisa A E

Last name

Sale

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

3

Birth year

1878

Occupation

-

Birth place

Leicester, Leicestershire, England

First name(s)

Jane

Last name

Ambridge

Relationship

Aunt

Marital status

Widow

Gender

Female

Age

60

Birth year

1821

Occupation

-

Birth place

Bedford, Bedfordshire, 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 Sale family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes James W Sale and 4 other people

Sale family summary

NAME
James W Sale
BORN
1856
BIRTH COUNTY
Bedfordshire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Mile End New Town, London, Middlesex, England
An original census record
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