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Maria Allander in Staffordshire in the 1881 Census

Details of Maria Allander of Campbell Street, Kingswinford (Stafford), Staffordshire, England

First name(s)

Maria

Last name

Allander

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Widow

Gender

Female

Age

56

Birth year

1825

Occupation

Birth town

Dudley

Birth county

Worcestershire

Birth place

England

Street

Campbell Street

Town

Parish

Kingswinford (Stafford)

County

Staffordshire

Country

England

Registration district

Stourbridge

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Maria

Last name

Allander

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

26

Birth year

1855

Occupation

Tin Washer In Works

Birth place

Pensnett, Staffordshire, England

First name(s)

Sarah Ann

Last name

Allander

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

23

Birth year

1858

Occupation

Tin Sorter In Works

Birth place

Brierley Hill, Staffordshire, England

First name(s)

Joseph Samuel

Last name

Allander

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

20

Birth year

1861

Occupation

Tin Pickler In Works

Birth place

Park Gate, Yorkshire, England

First name(s)

John James

Last name

Allander

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

15

Birth year

1866

Occupation

Bottle Blower

Birth place

Bromley, Staffordshire, 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 Allander family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Maria Allander and 4 other people

Allander family summary

NAME
Maria Allander
BORN
1825
BIRTH COUNTY
Worcestershire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Kingswinford (Stafford), Staffordshire, England
An original census record
An original census record

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