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William Pugsley in Somerset in the 1881 Census

Details of William Pugsley of 17 Walcot Bdgs, Bath Walcot, Somerset, England

First name(s)

William

Last name

Pugsley

Relationship

Head

Marital status

Married

Gender

Male

Age

44

Birth year

1837

Occupation

Boot & Shoemaker Employing 2 Boys & 1 Woman

Birth town

Ilfracombe

Birth county

Devon

Birth place

England

Street

17 Walcot Bdgs

Town

Parish

Bath Walcot

County

Somerset

Country

England

Registration district

Bath

Other household members

First name(s)

Last name

Relationship

Marital status

Gender

Age

Birth year

Occupation

Birth place

First name(s)

Mary A

Last name

Pugsley

Relationship

Wife

Marital status

Married

Gender

Female

Age

46

Birth year

1835

Occupation

Boot & Shoemakers Wife

Birth place

Bath, Somerset, England

First name(s)

Ada G

Last name

Fennell

Relationship

Step Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

19

Birth year

1862

Occupation

Drapers Assistant

Birth place

Bath, Somerset, England

First name(s)

Annie S B

Last name

Pugsley

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

17

Birth year

1864

Occupation

Boot & Shoemakers Daur

Birth place

Bath, Somerset, England

First name(s)

Florence M

Last name

Pugsley

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

14

Birth year

1867

Occupation

Boot & Shoemakers Daur

Birth place

Bath, Somerset, England

First name(s)

Emily I V

Last name

Pugsley

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

12

Birth year

1869

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Bath, Somerset, England

First name(s)

Elizabeth R K

Last name

Pugsley

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

11

Birth year

1870

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Bath, Somerset, England

First name(s)

Theresa C A

Last name

Pugsley

Relationship

Daughter

Marital status

Single

Gender

Female

Age

10

Birth year

1871

Occupation

Scholar

Birth place

Bath, Somerset, 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 Pugsley family
in this 1881 Census record

Includes William Pugsley and 7 other people

Pugsley family summary

NAME
William Pugsley
BORN
1837
BIRTH COUNTY
Devon
ADDRESS IN 1881
Bath Walcot, Somerset, England
An original census record
An original census record

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