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Census form right hand column for disabilities

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Jan Report 2 Nov 2017 21:33

I simply have to share this - looking through the returns in the 1881 census for Hastings St. Leonards, I saw in the disabilities column the note "Bad Temper ! " . The poor man must have been given a hard time.


ElizabethK Report 3 Nov 2017 09:46

:-D :-D :-D

Mel Fairy Godmother

Mel Fairy Godmother Report 4 Nov 2017 12:03

I think I have seen that and it made me laugh.


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 4 Nov 2017 12:18

:-D :-D

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 4 Nov 2017 13:01

sounds like he got really ticked off with enumerators personal questions

;-) :-0