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John Warren Stone in Devon in the 1881 Census

Details of John Warren Stone of Village, Woolfardisworthy, Devon, England

First name(s)

John Warren

Last name

Stone

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

24

Birth year

1857

Occupation

Income From Land And House Property

Birth town

Henbury

Birth county

Gloucestershire

Birth place

England

Street

Village

Town

Parish

Woolfardisworthy

County

Devon

Country

England

Registration district

Bideford

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Emma

Last name

Allen

Relationship

Sister In Law

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

29

Birth year

1852

Occupation

-

Birth place

Clifton, Gloucestershire, England

First name(s)

Rosa Lewis

Last name

Allen

Relationship

Sister In Law

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

26

Birth year

1855

Occupation

-

Birth place

Clifton, Gloucestershire, England

First name(s)

Elison

Last name

Glover

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

17

Birth year

1864

Occupation

General Servant (Domestic)

Birth place

Woolfardisworthy, Devon, 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 Stone family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes John Warren Stone and 3 other people

Stone family summary

NAME
John Warren Stone
BORN
1857
BIRTH COUNTY
Gloucestershire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Woolfardisworthy, Devon, England
An original census record
An original census record

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