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1891 census


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Address Church Street, Calne Within, Calne, Wiltshire
Source 1891 Census - Piece: 1596. Folio: 59. Page: 9.
Name George Gingell 
Place of Birth Lyneham, Wiltshire
Condition Married
Age 77
Date of Birth (circa) 1814
Sex M
Relationship Head
Name Jane Gingell 
Place of Birth Hilmarton, Wiltshire
Condition Married
Age 68
Date of Birth (circa) 1823
Sex F
Relationship Wife
Name Julia Gingell 
Place of Birth Hilmarton, Wiltshire
Condition Single
Age 36
Date of Birth (circa) 1855
Sex F
Relationship Daughter
Occupation Washerwoman
Name Arthur Walker 
Place of Birth Calne, Wiltshire
Age 7
Date of Birth (circa) 1884
Sex M
Relationship Grandson
Reference ID 1891-00023

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

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