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Lewis Levy in London, Middlesex in the 1881 Census

Details of Lewis Levy of 36 & 37 Upper East Smithfield, St Botolph Without Aldgate Aka East Smithfield, London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Lewis

Last name

Levy

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

36

Birth year

1845

Occupation

Wholesale Clothier

Birth town

London

Birth county

Middlesex

Birth place

England

Street

36 & 37 Upper East Smithfield

Town

Parish

St Botolph Without Aldgate Aka East Smithfield

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)

Solomon

Last name

Levy

Relationship

Brother

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

41

Birth year

1840

Occupation

Manager To Above

Birth place

London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Jane

Last name

Levy

Relationship

Sister

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

39

Birth year

1842

Occupation

No Occupation

Birth place

London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Ann

Last name

O Sullivan

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

-

Gender

Female

Age

45

Birth year

1836

Occupation

Cook

Birth place

Ireland

First name(s)

Margaret

Last name

Golding

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

18

Birth year

1863

Occupation

Housemaid

Birth place

Ireland

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 Levy family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Lewis Levy and 4 other people

Levy family summary

NAME
Lewis Levy
BORN
1845
BIRTH COUNTY
Middlesex
ADDRESS IN 1881
St Botolph Without Aldgate Aka East Smithfield, London, Middlesex, England
An original census record
An original census record

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