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1881 census


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Dwelling 74 Albert Road, Heeley, York, England
Source 1881 Census - FHL Film 1342121 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 4640 Folio 139 Page 25
Name James T. Crookshank
Place of Birth Scotland
Condition M
Age 25
Date of Birth (circa) 1856
Sex M
Relationship Head
Occupation Gardener (ND)
Name Annie Crookshank
Place of Birth St Georges, Gloucester, England
Condition M
Age 30
Date of Birth (circa) 1851
Sex F
Relationship Wife
Name Arnold Crookshank
Place of Birth Sheffield, York, England
Condition U
Age 10 m
Date of Birth (circa) 1881
Sex M
Relationship Son
Name Ann Gingall
Place of Birth Bath, Somerset, England
Condition W
Age 68
Date of Birth (circa) 1813
Sex F
Relationship Mother In Law
Reference ID 1881-00364

The 1881 Census was taken on the night of Sunday 3rd April 1881.

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 as to marriage")
  • age last birthday 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 1871.

Please Note

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