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1891 census

 

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Dwelling 27, Rutland Terrace, Trowbridge, Up Studley, England
Source 1891 Census - Piece: 1604. Folio: 108. Page: 27. Registration District: Melksham. Civil Parish: Trowbridge.
 
Name George Gingell 
Place of Birth Hilperton, Wiltshire, England
Condition Married
Age 54
Date of Birth (circa) 1837
Sex M
Relationship Head
Occupation Cloth Weaver
 
Name Hannah Gingell 
Place of Birth Chippenham, Wiltshire, England
Condition Married
Age 53
Date of Birth (circa) 1838
Sex F
Relationship Wife
 
Name Emma Gingell 
Place of Birth Hilperton, Wiltshire, England
Condition Single
Age 26
Date of Birth (circa) 1865
Sex F
Relationship Daughter
Occupation Cloth Mender
 
Name Jabez Gingell 
Place of Birth Hilperton, Wiltshire, England
Condition Single
Age 21
Date of Birth (circa) 1870
Sex M
Relationship Son
Occupation Cloth Weaver
 
Name Elizabeth Gingell 
Place of Birth Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England
Condition Single
Age 18
Date of Birth (circa) 1873
Sex F
Relationship Daughter
Occupation Dress Maker
 
Name Rose Gingell 
Place of Birth Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England
Condition Single
Age 15
Date of Birth (circa) 1876
Sex F
Relationship Daughter
Occupation Dress Spilder
 
Name Wilfred Gingell 
Place of Birth Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England
Age 3
Date of Birth (circa) 1888
Sex M
Relationship Grandson
 
Reference ID 1891-00014

The 1891 Census was taken on the night of Sunday 5th April 1891.

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"
  • the number of rooms occupied, if less than five
  • 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 at last birthday and sex
  • profession, or occupation
  • whether someone was an employer, employed or neither
  • 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 "lunatic, imbecile or idiot"
  • in Wales, the language spoken

The information collected was the same as in 1881 with the addition of questions about the number of rooms occupied, whether someone was an employer, employed or neither, and in Wales the language spoken.

Please Note

The 1891 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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