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John Taylor Pethick in Cornwall in the 1881 Census

Details of John Taylor Pethick of Helstone, Lanteglos by Camelford, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

John Taylor

Last name

Pethick

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

41

Birth year

1840

Occupation

Farmer Of 150 Acres Employing 1 Man

Birth town

Lanteglos

Birth county

Cornwall

Birth place

England

Street

Helstone

Town

Parish

Lanteglos by Camelford

County

Cornwall

Country

England

Registration district

Camelford

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Mary

Last name

Pethick

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

46

Birth year

1835

Occupation

Farmer Wife

Birth place

St Breward, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

Ellen Hawkes

Last name

Pethick

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

18

Birth year

1863

Occupation

Farmer Dauther

Birth place

St Breward, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

Elijah

Last name

Pethick

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

13

Birth year

1868

Occupation

Farmer Son

Birth place

St Breward, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

John

Last name

Pethick

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

11

Birth year

1870

Occupation

Farmer Son

Birth place

St Breward, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

Terrance

Last name

Pethick

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

9

Birth year

1872

Occupation

Farmer Son

Birth place

St Breward, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

Lydia

Last name

Pethick

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

7

Birth year

1874

Occupation

Farmer Daughter

Birth place

St Breward, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

Eliza

Last name

Pethick

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

5

Birth year

1876

Occupation

Farmer Daughter

Birth place

St Breward, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

Mary Francis

Last name

Pethick

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

4

Birth year

1877

Occupation

-

Birth place

St Breward, Cornwall, England

First name(s)

William Hy May

Last name

Pethick

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

18

Birth year

1863

Occupation

Farm Servant Indoor

Birth place

St Mabyn, Cornwall, 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 Pethick family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes John Taylor Pethick and 9 other people

Pethick family summary

NAME
John Taylor Pethick
BORN
1840
BIRTH COUNTY
Cornwall
ADDRESS IN 1881
Lanteglos by Camelford, Cornwall, England
An original census record
An original census record

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