The 1881 UK Census
The 1881 UK census is identical in all aspects to that from 1871.
It identified all individuals in a household, along with their relationship to the head of the family.
The census occurred as of the night of April 3-4, 1881. All persons were to be recorded in the actual place where they spent the night, regardless of where they actually lived.
The 1881 census covered England, Wales, Scotland, the Isle of Man, and the Channel Islands.
The questions asked on this census were as follows:
- Road, Street, etc., and Name or Number of House
- Uninhabited (U) or Building (B)
- Name and Surname of each Person
- Relation to head of family
- Age of
- Rank, Profession, or Occupation
- Where born
- deaf and dumb
- imbecile or idiot
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