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1871 census


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Dwelling 16, Red Lion St, Richmond, Surrey
Source 1871 Census - PRO Ref Piece: 869, Folio: 132, Page: 1
Name James Gingell 
Place of Birth Corsham, Wiltshire, England
Condition Married
Age 25
Date of Birth (circa) 1846
Sex M
Relationship Head
Occupation Groom (subject to fits)
Name Fanny Gingell 
Place of Birth Richmond, Surrey, England
Condition Married
Age 24
Date of Birth (circa) 1847
Sex F
Relationship Wife
Occupation Groom's Wife
Name Fanny Gingell 
Place of Birth Richmond, Surrey, England
Age 2
Date of Birth (circa) 1869
Sex F
Relationship Daughter
Reference ID 1871-00032

The 1871 Census was taken on the night of Sunday 2nd April 1871.

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" or "imbecile or idiot" or "lunatic"

The information collected was the same as in 1861 apart from the column recording whether someone was "Blind" or "Deaf and Dumb" where two extra options were given, "Imbecile or Idiot" or "Lunatic".

Please Note

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