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Thomas L Neal in Worcestershire, Staffordshire in the 1881 Census

Details of Thomas L Neal of 221 High Street, Dudley (Worcs), Worcestershire, Staffordshire, England

First name(s)

Thomas L

Last name

Neal

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Widower

Gender

Male

Age

64

Birth year

1817

Occupation

Hatter

Birth town

Oxford

Birth county

Oxfordshire

Birth place

England

Street

221 High Street

Town

Parish

Dudley (Worcs)

County

Worcestershire, Staffordshire

Country

England

Registration district

Dudley

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Kate

Last name

Neal

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

19

Birth year

1862

Occupation

Housekeeper

Birth place

Bilston, Staffordshire, England

First name(s)

Edith

Last name

Neal

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

13

Birth year

1868

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Bilston, Staffordshire, England

First name(s)

Susannah

Last name

Neal

Relationship

Sister

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

54

Birth year

1827

Occupation

Shop Assistant Hatter

Birth place

Oxford, Oxfordshire, England

First name(s)

Ellen

Last name

Sanson

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

19

Birth year

1862

Occupation

Genl Servt Domestic

Birth place

Worcester, Worcestershire, 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 Neal family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes Thomas L Neal and 4 other people

Neal family summary

NAME
Thomas L Neal
BORN
1817
BIRTH COUNTY
Oxfordshire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Dudley (Worcs), Worcestershire, Staffordshire, England
An original census record
An original census record

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