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William N Marey in Worcestershire in the 1881 Census

Details of William N Marey of 62 High Street, Bewdley, Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

William N

Last name

Marey

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

70

Birth year

1811

Occupation

Solicator

Birth town

Birth county

Birth place

West Indies

Street

62 High Street

Town

Parish

Bewdley

County

Worcestershire

Country

England

Registration district

Kidderminster

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Marey

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

67

Birth year

1814

Occupation

-

Birth place

Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth

Last name

Wheeler

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

48

Birth year

1833

Occupation

Servant Housekeeper

Birth place

Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

Emma

Last name

Moon

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

49

Birth year

1832

Occupation

Servant Cook

Birth place

Rock, Worcestershire, England

First name(s)

Margaret

Last name

Davies

Relationship

Servant

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

30

Birth year

1851

Occupation

Servant Domestic

Birth place

Radnorshire, Wales

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 Marey family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes William N Marey and 4 other people

Marey family summary

NAME
William N Marey
BORN
1811
BIRTH COUNTY
-
ADDRESS IN 1881
Bewdley, Worcestershire, England
An original census record
An original census record

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