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William Long in London, Surrey in the 1881 Census

Details of William Long of 20 Darwin Street, St George the Martyr Southwark, London, Surrey, England

First name(s)

William

Last name

Long

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

40

Birth year

1841

Occupation

Licensed Victualler

Birth town

Barney

Birth county

Norfolk

Birth place

England

Street

20 Darwin Street

Town

Parish

St George the Martyr Southwark

County

London, Surrey

Country

England

Registration district

St Saviour Southwark

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Harriet

Last name

Long

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

41

Birth year

1840

Occupation

-

Birth place

Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth A

Last name

Long

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

15

Birth year

1866

Occupation

-

Birth place

Plumstead, Kent, England

First name(s)

Alice M

Last name

Long

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

13

Birth year

1868

Occupation

-

Birth place

Plumstead, Kent, England

First name(s)

William R

Last name

Long

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

11

Birth year

1870

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Turkey

First name(s)

Arthur E

Last name

Long

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

9

Birth year

1872

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Turkey

First name(s)

Alfred J

Last name

Long

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

6

Birth year

1875

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

-

First name(s)

Ernest G

Last name

Long

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

4

Birth year

1877

Occupation

-

Birth place

-

First name(s)

Walter H

Last name

Long

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

2

Birth year

1879

Occupation

-

Birth place

Middlesex, England

First name(s)

Florence H

Last name

Long

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

1

Birth year

1880

Occupation

-

Birth place

Lambeth, Surrey, England

First name(s)

Sarah

Last name

Barnett

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

32

Birth year

1849

Occupation

General Servant

Birth place

Woolwich, Kent, England

First name(s)

Alice A

Last name

Holdsworth

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

22

Birth year

1859

Occupation

Servant Domestic

Birth place

Manchester, Lancashire, 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.

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See the whole Long family in this 1881 Census record

Includes William Long and 11 other people

NAME
William Long
BORN
1841
BIRTH COUNTY
Norfolk
ADDRESS IN 1881
St George the Martyr Southwark, London, Surrey, England
An original census record

This census includes:

  • Details of all household members
  • Birth dates & locations
  • Occupations
  • Full house address

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