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John Genl C B) Yorke in London, Middlesex in the 1881 Census

Details of John Genl C B) Yorke of 89 St Georges Road, St George Hanover Square, London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

John Genl

Last name

C B) Yorke

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

66

Birth year

1815

Occupation

Col Of 19 Hussars Genl In Army Active List

Birth town

Birth county

Birth place

Wales

Street

89 St Georges Road

Town

Parish

St George Hanover Square

County

London, Middlesex

Country

England

Registration district

St George Hanover Square

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Etheldred

Last name

Yorke

Relationship

Sister

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

68

Birth year

1813

Occupation

Dividends Various

Birth place

Wales

First name(s)

Ann

Last name

Jordon

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

58

Birth year

1823

Occupation

Cook Housekeeper

Birth place

City of London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Fanny

Last name

Billing

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

25

Birth year

1856

Occupation

Lady Maid

Birth place

Reading, Berkshire, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Wale

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

47

Birth year

1834

Occupation

Housemaid

Birth place

Dunnington, Warwickshire, England

First name(s)

Emma

Last name

Goman

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

19

Birth year

1862

Occupation

Under Housemaid

Birth place

Farrington Gurney, Somerset, England

First name(s)

Frederick

Last name

Dickinson

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

20

Birth year

1861

Occupation

Footman

Birth place

Herefordshire, 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 C B) Yorke family in this 1881 Census record

Includes John Genl C B) Yorke and 6 other people

NAME
John Genl C B) Yorke
BORN
1815
BIRTH COUNTY
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ADDRESS IN 1881
St George Hanover Square, London, Middlesex, England
An original census record

This census includes:

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

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