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Louisa Twigg in Lincolnshire in the 1881 Census

Details of Louisa Twigg of 2 Fen Road, Wainfleet St Mary, Lincolnshire, England

First name(s)

Louisa

Last name

Twigg

Relationship

Niece

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

2

Birth year

1879

Occupation

Birth town

Louth

Birth county

Lincolnshire

Birth place

England

Street

2 Fen Road

Town

Parish

Wainfleet St Mary

County

Lincolnshire

Country

England

Registration district

Spilsby

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

William

Last name

Dinniss

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

38

Birth year

1843

Occupation

Ag Lab

Birth place

Calceby, Lincolnshire, England

First name(s)

Maria

Last name

Dinniss

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

35

Birth year

1846

Occupation

-

Birth place

Carlton, Lincolnshire, England

First name(s)

Charlotte

Last name

Twigg

Relationship

Sister

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

20

Birth year

1861

Occupation

Housekeeper Dom

Birth place

Aby, Lincolnshire, England

First name(s)

Alice

Last name

Twigg

Relationship

Niece

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

0

Birth year

1881

Occupation

-

Birth place

Louth, Lincolnshire, 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 Twigg family in this 1881 Census record

Includes Louisa Twigg and 4 other people

NAME
Louisa Twigg
BORN
1879
BIRTH COUNTY
Lincolnshire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Wainfleet St Mary, Lincolnshire, England
An original census record

This census includes:

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

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