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Thomas H Miller in Dorset in the 1881 Census

Details of Thomas H Miller of Fishermans Cottage, Tyneham, Dorset, England

First name(s)

Thomas H

Last name

Miller

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

45

Birth year

1836

Occupation

Fisherman

Birth town

Tyneham

Birth county

Dorset

Birth place

England

Street

Fishermans Cottage

Town

Parish

Tyneham

County

Dorset

Country

England

Registration district

Wareham

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Louisa Jane

Last name

Miller

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

48

Birth year

1833

Occupation

Dressmaker

Birth place

Sussex, England

First name(s)

Thomas Wm

Last name

Miller

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

22

Birth year

1859

Occupation

Fisherman

Birth place

Tyneham, Dorset, England

First name(s)

Amelia Jane

Last name

Miller

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

20

Birth year

1861

Occupation

Pupil Teacher

Birth place

Tyneham, Dorset, England

First name(s)

John Alfred

Last name

Miller

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

15

Birth year

1866

Occupation

Farm Servant

Birth place

Tyneham, Dorset, England

First name(s)

Kezia Eliza

Last name

Miller

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

12

Birth year

1869

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Tyneham, Dorset, England

First name(s)

Jessie Walter

Last name

Miller

Relationship

Visitor

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

19

Birth year

1862

Occupation

Gamekeeper

Birth place

West Lulworth, Dorset, 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 Miller family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Thomas H Miller and 6 other people

Miller family summary

NAME
Thomas H Miller
BORN
1836
BIRTH COUNTY
Dorset
ADDRESS IN 1881
Tyneham, Dorset, England
An original census record
An original census record

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