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1881 Census

The 1881 Census data is freely available on the web, and you can see all the entries for South Brent Parish here (beware the file is 1.6MB).


The census was taken on 3rd April 1881.


For those who only want a summary of what it contains:

  • There were a total of 316 households, of which 36 were uninhabited.
  • There were 1299 residents, of which 515 were children (under 16), and 97 were over 65, together with 687 adults.
  • The oldes residents were 88 (3 of them) and youngest 3 weeks.
  • 688 of the residents were born in the Parish.
  • There were 34 Farms listed, covering a total of 4060 acres.