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Quick 1891 look-up please.

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BeverleyW Report 6 Oct 2012 20:18

Evening everyone,

I have found my ancestor William Elmer (b. 1820 in Warboys, Hunts.) on the 1881 census, a widower living alone in Warboys.

On the 1891 census according to FamilySearch he is living with his brother:

name: William Elmer
event: Census
event date: 1891
gender: Male
age: 71
relationship to head of household: Brother
birthplace: Warboys, Huntingdonshire
record type: Household
registration district: St Ives
sub-district: Warboys
ecclesiastical parish: St Mary Magdalen
civil parish: Warboys
county: Huntingdonshire

Would someone be kind enough to see who else is in the household?
Thanks a lot


Dea Report 6 Oct 2012 20:22

1891 England Census about William Elmer
Name: William Elmer
Age: 71
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1820
Relation: Brother
Gender: Male
Where born: Warboys, Huntingdonshire, England

Civil parish: Warboys
Ecclesiastical parish: St Mary Magdalene
Town: Warboys
County/Island: Huntingdonshire
Country: England

Registration district: St Ives
Sub-registration district: Warboys
ED, institution, or vessel: 5
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 1238
Folio: 46
Page Number: 19
Household Members:
Name Age
Jane Wootstenholmes 73 Publican
Eliza Dring 22 teacher
William Elmer 71 wid. Tailor

Source Citation: Class: RG12; Piece: 1238; Folio: 46; Page: 19; GSU roll: 6096348.

Dea x


lostmeboardname Report 6 Oct 2012 20:22

Jane Wootstenholmes aged 73 widow head of house publican
Eliza Dring aged 22granddaughter. school teacher
William Elmer aged 71 brother widower. tailor


BeverleyW Report 6 Oct 2012 20:24

Thank you both!
Silly me, he was the brother, not living with a brother.