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Sarah Mc Lellan in London, Middlesex in the 1881 Census

Details of Sarah Mc Lellan of 260 Fulham Road, Kensington, London, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Sarah

Last name

Mc Lellan

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Widow

Gender

Female

Age

62

Birth year

1819

Occupation

Dressmaker

Birth town

Barnstaple

Birth county

Devon

Birth place

England

Street

260 Fulham Road

Town

Parish

Kensington

County

London, Middlesex

Country

England

Registration district

Kensington

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Ellen

Last name

Mc Lellan

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

39

Birth year

1842

Occupation

Dressmaker

Birth place

Marylebone, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

George V

Last name

Mc Lellan

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

31

Birth year

1850

Occupation

Architect

Birth place

Marylebone, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Amy F

Last name

Mc Lellan

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

20

Birth year

1861

Occupation

Teacher Of Music

Birth place

Marylebone, Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Alice M

Last name

Brine

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

17

Birth year

1864

Occupation

Genl Serv Domestic

Birth place

Salisbury, Hampshire, 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 Mc Lellan family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Sarah Mc Lellan and 4 other people

Mc Lellan family summary

NAME
Sarah Mc Lellan
BORN
1819
BIRTH COUNTY
Devon
ADDRESS IN 1881
Kensington, London, Middlesex, England
An original census record
An original census record

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