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Matthew Moulton in Warwickshire in the 1881 Census

Details of Matthew Moulton of 30 Weston Street, Aston, Warwickshire, England

First name(s)

Matthew

Last name

Moulton

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

42

Birth year

1839

Occupation

Railway Engine Driver

Birth town

Aston

Birth county

Warwickshire

Birth place

England

Street

30 Weston Street

Town

Parish

Aston

County

Warwickshire

Country

England

Registration district

Aston

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Mabel

Last name

Moulton

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

44

Birth year

1837

Occupation

-

Birth place

Evesham, Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

Sarah A

Last name

Moulton

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

23

Birth year

1858

Occupation

Warehouse Woman

Birth place

Aston, Warwickshire, England

First name(s)

Emma

Last name

Moulton

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

17

Birth year

1864

Occupation

Warehouse Woman

Birth place

Aston, Warwickshire, England

First name(s)

Esther

Last name

Moulton

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

15

Birth year

1866

Occupation

Solderer

Birth place

Aston, Warwickshire, England

First name(s)

Louisa

Last name

Moulton

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

13

Birth year

1868

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Aston, Warwickshire, 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 Moulton family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Matthew Moulton and 5 other people

Moulton family summary

NAME
Matthew Moulton
BORN
1839
BIRTH COUNTY
Warwickshire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Aston, Warwickshire, England
An original census record
An original census record

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