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1881 Census: Residents of Billesdon Union Workhouse

NameMarAgeSexRelationOccupationHandicapBirthplace
Staff
Robert HORSPOOLM53MHeadChelsea Pensioner Sergt Royal Artillery Workhouse Master (Munic)Billesdon, Leicester
Elizabeth HORSPOOLM56FWifeWorkhouse MatronScotland
Robert W. PATERSON 10MNephewScholarLeicester
Hannah HUBBARDW64FUnion OfficerNurseWorthington, Derby
Inmates
Eli BARNESU21MInmateImbecileHalstead, Leicester
Jane BROUGHTON 74FInmateHallaton, Leicester
Louisa CART 54FInmateBillesdon, Leicester
Isaac CLARKW78MInmateFrame Work Knitter StockingsBurton Overy, Leicester
John COOPERM57MInmateGeneral LabHighbickington, Devon
Thomas DANBYM61MInmateAg Lab
Edward DUFFIELDW71MInmateBricklayers LabSt Mary's Parish, Nottingham
Mary A. FREERM54FInmateLeicester
Richard FREERW58MInmateAg LabBlindElton, Huntingdon
Sarah E. GIBBONS  2FInmateBillesdon, Leicester
William GIBBSU73MInmateAg LabOadby, Leicester
Sarah GOODMAN 82FInmateBascott, Warwick
Elizabeth GORDON 60FInmateFormerly LaundressGrantham, Lincoln
Peter GREASLEY 11MInmateScholarKnighton, Leicester
George GREYM36MCasual PauperLab (Railway)Dunmore, Essex
Jane GREY 12FInmateScholarAbergavenny (N W), Monmouth
Margaret GREYM33FCasual PauperCotton SpinnerScotland
Alfred HALL 5mMInmateUppingham, Rutland
Alice HALLU21FInmateGeneral Serv (Domestic)Tugby, Leicester
George HORMSBYW50MInmateAg LabSuttonbassett, Northampton
George HUBBARD  5MInmateScholarBillesdon, Leicester
Ruth HUBBARDU38FInmateGeneral Serv (Domestic)Glenn, Leicester
William HUBBARD 11MInmateScholarKings Norton, Leicester
Edward IRELANDU46MInmateImbecileGlenn, Leicester
John MAKETU26MCasual PauperCollier (Coalminer)Wigan, Lancashire
George MERRY  5MInmateScholarBoxer, Cambridge
Herbert MERRY  3MInmateBillesdon, Leicester
John MERRY 11MInmateScholarHardwicke, Cambridge
Louisa MERRYW39FInmateHoringsea, Cambridge
Mary A. MERRY 13FInmateScholarHardwicke, Cambridge
Susan MERRY  8FInmateScholarNewton Harcourt, Leicester
Emily PEAKE 8mFInmateBillesdon, Leicester
Harriet PEAKE  6FInmateScholarKings Norton, Leicester
Lucy PEAKEW28FInmateCook (Domestic)East Norton, Leicester
William PEBERDAYU21MInmateImbecileGlenn, Leicester
George SMITHU51MCasual PauperLab RailwayWorcester
William SMITHU76MInmateAg LabImbecileHumberstone, Leicester
Thomas SWIFTU69MInmateAg LabScraptoft, Leicester
George SWINGLERW71MInmateAg LabTilton, Leicester
Thomas TAYLORU59MInmateImbecileHalstead, Leicester
John WEBSTERW81MInmateFrame Work Knitter StockingsPitchford, Northampton
Daniel WESTONU29MInmateImbecileNewton Harcourt, Leicester
Elizabeth WESTONU31FInmateImbecileNewton Harcourt, Leicester
Ellen WRIGHT  2FInmateBillesdon, Leicester
Mary A. WRIGHT  3FInmateScholarLeicester
Matilda WRIGHTU26FInmateGeneral Serv (Domestic)Slawson, Northampton

Total residents: 50

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