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1851 Census: Residents of Berwick-upon-Tweed Union Workhouse

SurnameFirst_NameConditionAgeOccupationWhere bornComments
Staff
AtkinsonMargaretU38SchoolmistressBerwick
HartThomasU50PorterBerwick
KnoxMaryU30NurseNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
MoorJohnU52Assistant Master of HouseBerwick
PurdieJaneW36Matron of WorkhouseBerwick
PurdieJohn8Matron's sonBerwick
PurdieAlexander6Matron's sonBerwick
TaitThomasMar34SchoolmasterBerwick
TaitMargaretMar40Schoolmaster's wifeNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
TaitMargaret9Schoolmaster's daurNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
TaitEalonar7Schoolmaster's daurScotland
TaitWilliam5Schoolmaster's sonScotland
Inmates
AikineHughMar60Pauper LabourerIrelandUnsure of surname
AllanMargretU82Pauper ServantBerwick on Tweed
AndersonAnnU35Pauper WasherwomanBerwick
AndersonAlexanderWidower71Pauper PitmanNorthumberland, Norham
AtkinsonMargretU44Pauper ServantNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
BaileyMathewWidower66Pauper HawkerIreland
BlackieMargretU26PauperNorthumberland, Kyloe
BlackieMargret1PauperNorthumberland, Newcastle on Tyne
BrabryWilliam15PauperBerwick on TweedUnsure of surname
BradfordSusanU52Pauper HousekeeperNorthumberland, Kyloe
BreJohnU34Pauper LabBerwickUnsure of surname
BriggsWilliamU18Pauper SailorScotland
BrownWilliamWidower80Pauper TailorScotland
BrownAliceU58CookBerwick
BrownAlexanderWidower82Pauper FishermanNorthumberland, TweedmouthBlind
BrownJohnU26Pauper CarpenterScotland
BurnMargretMar36Pauper Labourers WifeBerwick
BurnFrancis8PauperBerwickFemale
BurnMargret2PauperBerwick
BurnIsabella2PauperBerwick
CaldarWilliam15PauperBerwick
ChambersAnnMar31Pauper Hawkers WifeBamburgh
ChambersMary14PauperIreland
ChambersBridget10PauperNorthumberland, Newcastle on Tyne
ChartresWilliam12PauperBerwick
ConnorBridget15PauperIreland
CoweEleanorU31Pauper HousemaidNorthumberland, Weedon
CowePeter1PauperBerwick
CrawfordJane24Pauper ServantScotland
CreeryEdward15PauperScotlandUnsure of surname
CrowHenry8PauperBerwick
CunninghamAliceU29Pauper ServantBerwick
CunninghamHenry8PauperBerwick
DavidsonGeorgeU36Pauper FishermanNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
DavisGabrielWidower46Pauper Cork CutterMiddlesex, London
DavisJohn11PauperBerwick on Tweed
DavisWilliam6PauperBerwick on Tweed
DavisRobert9PauperBerwick on Tweed
DrummondGeorgeU49Pauper FidlerBerwick
DrummondStephenU31Pauper LabBerwick
DrummondSarah7PauperBerwick
ElderMargeryU42Pauper ServantNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
ElliottIsabella11PauperNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
FarnelWilliam13PauperBerwickUnsure of surname
FergusonJohn10PauperScotland
FernieEleanorU63Pauper HawkerIreland
FinleyMargretMar30Pauper Coachmakers WifeBerwick
FinleyJoan9PauperBerwick
FinleyJohn8PauperBerwick
FinleyJames6PauperBerwick
FinleyElizabeth2PauperBerwick
FullersThomasWidower42Pauper GardenerIreland
GettyJames11PauperNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
GettySibbit9PauperNorthumberland, TweedmouthFemale
GibbonsThomas7PauperBerwick
GillieMary Jane13PauperNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
GillieJemima9PauperNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
Gr?RobertWidower61Pauper Printer CompMiddlesex, Westminsterunsure of surname
GuthrieGraceU25Pauper ServantBerwick
HayJaneW69Pauper WasherwomanBerwick on Tweed
HayAliceU20Pauper ServantBerwick on Tweed
HigginsPatrickWidower49Pauper LabourerIreland
HigginsMary14PauperScotland
HunterJohnU66Pauper LabBerwickUnsure of surname
HunterEleanor15PauperNorthumberland, Kyloe
JohnsonSophiaU49Pauper WorkhouseBerwick
JohnsonElizabeth10PauperNorthumberland, Newcastle on Tyne
JohnsonJaneW69Pauper WasherwomanBerwick on Tweed
JoySarahW60Pauper NurseMorpeth
KnoxAlexanderU26Pauper LabNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
LiddleElenorU54Pauper NurseBerwick
LoughJohnWidower64Pauper ShipwrightNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
LowreyJohnU52Pauper BankerScotland
MarshalJane9PauperBerwick
MarshalAliceMar43Pauper WasherwomanBerwick
McGheeAndrew8PauperBerwick
McGregorIsabellaU82Pauper NurseNorthumberland, Belford
McKayIsabellaW73Pauper NurseScotland
McKenzieMargretW68Pauper WasherwomanBerwick
McMannMaryU24Pauper ServantBerwick
McMannJohn7 monthsPauperDurham, South Shields
McNalyMaryW40Pauper WasherwomanBerwick
MiholWilliam2PauperBerwickUnsure of surname
MillarJaneW48Pauper NurseScotland
NevitEdwardU19Pauper Cotton SpinnerYorkshire, Kingston on Hull
NewtonElizabethMar29Pauper Hatters WifeBerwick
PalmerMary4PauperBerwick
PattisonMargretU23Pauper HousemaidMiddlesex, London
PearceJane13PauperNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
PearceAlice10PauperNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
PringleRobertWidower69Pauper SailorNorthumberland
PritchardJeremiahWidower52Pauper ShoemakerLancaster, Liverpool
PritchardCatherin16Pauper ChildsmaidScotland
QuinceWilliamWidower32Pauper LabBerwick
ReidMargret9PauperNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
ReidJames5PauperNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
ReidMaryU24Pauper Cap MakerScotland
RobisonMary Ann8PauperBerwick
RobisonJaneU25Pauper ServantDurham, Bishop ?mouthUnsure of place name
ScottJamison75PauperBerwick
ShannonWilliamU30Pauper LabNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
SimpsonJohnWidower66Pauper LabourerScotland
SporvartJane9PauperNorthumberland, TweedmouthUnsure of surname
SporvartArchbold8PauperNorthumberland, TweedmouthUnsure of surname
StewartIsabellaW52Pauper WasherwomanBerwick
SutherlandFrancis11PauperBerwickFemale
SutherlandJemima8PauperBerwick
SutherlandMargery58Pauper WasherwomanBerwick on Tweed
TaylorIsabella11PauperNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
TaylorBarbara10PauperNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
ThompsonRobertU18Pauper BakerScotland
ToddThomas12PauperBerwick on Tweed
TurnbulMargret12PauperBerwick
UnnamedFemale Child2 daysPauperBerwick on Tweed
VassIsabellaU30Pauper CookNorthumberland, BelfordUnsure of surname
VassEliza5PauperNorthumberland, BamburghUnsure of surname
VassHenriata3PauperAmerica, British subjectUnsure of surname
WalkerIsabellaU30Pauper HawkerScotland
WhiteJane13PauperBerwick
WhiteMary11PauperBerwick
WhiteArchbold9PauperBerwick
WilliamsonJamesWidower81Pauper Chimney SweepEast Indies, British Subject
WilsonJohnU31Brass founderScotland
WoodJesse66Pauper WasherwomanScotlandFemale
WoodThomasWidower63Pauper FishermanNorthumberland, Tweedmouth
YoungMary14Pauper ServantBerwick
YoungEdwardU50Pauper MasonNorthumberland, Norham

Total residents: 139

Acknowledgment

  • Thanks to Jo Marsh for contributing this transcription.

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