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John Parkes in Lancashire in the 1881 Census

Details of John Parkes of 3 Oak Ice Beech Street, West Derby, Lancashire, England

First name(s)

John

Last name

Parkes

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

39

Birth year

1842

Occupation

Watch Manufacturer

Birth town

Liverpool

Birth county

Lancashire

Birth place

England

Street

3 Oak Ice Beech Street

Town

Parish

West Derby

County

Lancashire

Country

England

Registration district

West Derby

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Florence

Last name

Parkes

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

25

Birth year

1856

Occupation

-

Birth place

City of London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Charlotte

Last name

Parkes

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

12

Birth year

1869

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Liverpool, Lancashire, England

First name(s)

Sarah J

Last name

Parkes

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

8

Birth year

1873

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Liverpool, Lancashire, England

First name(s)

John

Last name

Parkes

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

6

Birth year

1875

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Liverpool, Lancashire, England

First name(s)

Albert

Last name

Parkes

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

4

Birth year

1877

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Liverpool, Lancashire, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Parkes

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

3

Birth year

1878

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Liverpool, Lancashire, England

First name(s)

Ethel

Last name

Parkes

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

1

Birth year

1880

Occupation

-

Birth place

Liverpool, Lancashire, England

First name(s)

Susan

Last name

Haworth

Relationship

Mother In L

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

52

Birth year

1829

Occupation

-

Birth place

Windsor, Berkshire, England

First name(s)

Annie

Last name

Jones

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

29

Birth year

1852

Occupation

Cook Domestic

Birth place

Abergele, Denbighshire, Wales

First name(s)

Sarah

Last name

Caesar

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

20

Birth year

1861

Occupation

Nurse Domestic

Birth place

Chester, Cheshire, 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 Parkes family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes John Parkes and 10 other people

Parkes family summary

NAME
John Parkes
BORN
1842
BIRTH COUNTY
Lancashire
ADDRESS IN 1881
West Derby, Lancashire, England
An original census record
An original census record

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