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William Nuttall in Lancashire in the 1881 Census

Details of William Nuttall of Public Hall And Local Board Office Bk Regent Street, Haslingden, Lancashire, England

First name(s)

William

Last name

Nuttall

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

28

Birth year

1853

Occupation

Hall Keeper Office

Birth town

Haslingden

Birth county

Lancashire

Birth place

England

Street

Public Hall And Local Board Office Bk Regent Street

Town

Parish

Haslingden

County

Lancashire

Country

England

Registration district

Haslingden

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Ruth

Last name

Nuttall

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

28

Birth year

1853

Occupation

-

Birth place

Haslingden, Lancashire, England

First name(s)

Thomas

Last name

Nuttall

Relationship

Son

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

12

Birth year

1869

Occupation

-

Birth place

Haslingden, Lancashire, England

First name(s)

Thomas

Last name

Jones

Relationship

Boarder

Marital status

Single

Gender

Male

Age

30

Birth year

1851

Occupation

Actor

Birth place

Ireland

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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NAME
William Nuttall
BORN
1853
BIRTH COUNTY
Lancashire
ADDRESS IN 1881
Haslingden, Lancashire, England
An original census record

This census includes:

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  • Birth dates & locations
  • Occupations
  • Full house address

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