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1861 census


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Dwelling 4 Trinity Street, Newchurch, Hampshire
Source 1861 Census - RG9/0658/~F18
Name John Gingell 
Place of Birth Castle Coombe, Wiltshire
Age 35
Date of Birth (circa) 1826
Sex M
Relationship Head
Occupation Butler
Name Ann Gingell 
Place of Birth Bristol, Somerset
Age 33
Date of Birth (circa) 1828
Sex F
Relationship Wife
Name Richard Gingell 
Place of Birth Chewmagna, Somerset
Age 6
Date of Birth (circa) 1855
Sex M
Relationship Son
Occupation Scholar
Name Mary Jane Gingell 
Place of Birth Sutton Benger, Wiltshire
Age 4
Date of Birth (circa) 1857
Sex F
Relationship Daughter
Occupation Scholar
Name Emily Gingell 
Place of Birth Ryde, Isle Of Wight
Age 1
Date of Birth (circa) 1860
Sex F
Relationship Daughter
Name John Clothier 
Place of Birth Chewmagna, Somerset
Age 69
Date of Birth (circa) 1792
Sex M
Relationship Wifes Father
Occupation Formerley Blacksmith
Reference ID 1861-00014

The 1861 Census was taken on the night of Sunday 7th April 1861.

The following information was recorded in the schedules about each dwelling and person residing there on the night of the census:

  • the address
  • whether the dwelling was "inhabited" or "uninhabited or building"
  • name and surname of each person residing at the dwelling on the night of the census
  • relationship of each person to the head of the family
  • each person's marital status ("condition")
  • age and sex
  • rank, profession, or occupation
  • where born, parish and county (or if born outside of England or Wales, just the country)
  • whether they were "blind", or "deaf and dumb"

The information collected in this census was the same as 10 years before except for an extra piece of information on whether the house was inhabited or not (this had been included in the 1841 census but not in 1851).

Please Note

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