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1861 census

 

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Dwelling Kenfield Hs, Southwell Street, St Michael, Bristol
Source 1861 Census - Piece: 1722. Folio: 49. Page: 4.
 
Name William B. Gingell 
Place of Birth London, Middlesex
Condition Married
Age 42
Date of Birth (circa) 1819
Sex M
Relationship Head
Occupation Architect
 
Name Ellen M. Gingell 
Place of Birth Plymouth, Devon
Condition Married
Age 41
Date of Birth (circa) 1820
Sex F
Relationship Wife
 
Name Sophia E. Gingell 
Place of Birth Bristol
Condition Unmarried
Age 8
Date of Birth (circa) 1853
Sex F
Relationship Daughter
Occupation Scholar
 
Name Kate E. Gingell 
Place of Birth Bristol
Condition Unmarried
Age 7
Date of Birth (circa) 1854
Sex F
Relationship Daughter
Occupation Scholar
 
Name Fanny A. Gingell 
Place of Birth Bristol
Condition Unmarried
Age 6
Date of Birth (circa) 1855
Sex F
Relationship Daughter
Occupation Scholar
 
Name Hannah Giles
Place of Birth Thurlaston, Somerset
Condition Unmarried
Age 21
Date of Birth (circa) 1840
Sex F
Relationship Servant
Occupation House Servant
 
Name Jane E. E. Jenkins
Place of Birth Bristol
Condition Unmarried
Age 35
Date of Birth (circa) 1826
Sex F
Relationship Lodger
Occupation ... Holder
 
Reference ID 1861-00018

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

The 1861 Census Data is protected by Crown copyright. The information reproduced here is done so under the waiver set out in HMSO Guidance Notes - Copyright in Public Records.

 

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