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1881 Census: Residents of Cockermouth Union Workhouse

NameMarAgeSexRelationOccupationHandicapBirthplace
Staff
John Bolam STOREYM45MMaster (Head)Workhouse Master (Munic Off)North Seaton, Northumberland
Frances STOREY45FWifeWorkhouse Matron (Munic Off)Mitford, Northumberland
George STOREY 4MSonHaltwhistle, Northumberland
Robert HUDSONU41MWorkhouse Schoolmaster (Munic)Howsham, York
Martha LAW39FWorkhouse SchoolmistressWhitehaven, Cumberland
Inmates
Hannah ADDISONU49FInmateCharwomanKeswick, Cumberland
Margaret ALLENU63FInmateDom ServCockermouth, Cumberland
Alfred ANDERSON 6MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Harold ANDERSON 8MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
John ANDERSONU60MInmateCotton Weaver (Co Manuf)Cockermouth, Cumberland
Jonathan ANDERSON 5MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Mary ANDERSONU63FInmateCotton WeaverCarlisle, Cumberland
Ann ARMSTRONGW70FInmateForm HousekeeperHexham, Cumberland
James ATKINS13MInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Jane BACKHOUSEW72FInmateDom SerUnerigg, Cumberland
Ellen BANKSW69FInmateDom ServantYork, York
Ann BARKERU30FInmateCharwomanWorkington, Cumberland
John BASQUERVILLE12MInmateScholarIreland
Mary Ann BASQUERVILLEW52FInmateFormerly HousekeeperIreland
Elizabeth Ann BEATY 4FInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Mary BEATYU21FInmateDom ServDean, Cumberland
William BEATY 9MInmateScholarClifton, Cumberland
Sarah BEITHWAITEU82FInmateDom ServWigton, Cumberland
Betsy BELLM38FInmateCharwomanKeswick, Cumberland
Emily Louise BELL 4FInmateScholarKeswick, Cumberland
Henry BELL 3MInmateScholarKeswick, Cumberland
Margaret Jane BELL11FInmateScholarKeswick, Cumberland
William George BELL14MInmateScholarKeswick, Cumberland
George Henry BIGGDENM34MInmateTailorDover, Kent
Ann BIGRIGGM79FInmateForm HousekeeperHaydon Bridge, Cumberland
Jonathan BIGRIGGM69MInmateTailorWorkington, Cumberland
Mary BOYLESM72FInmateLodging HousekeeperIreland
Owen BOYLESM85MInmateGeneral LabrIreland
James BRADY 5MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Margaret BRADYW29FInmateForm HousekeeperBorrowdale, Cumberland
Mary Ann BRADY 9FInmateScholarJarrow, Durham
Matthew BRADY12MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Patrick BRADY 7MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Alexander BRAND 5MInmateScholarScotland
Grace BRAND11FInmateScholarScotland
Grace BRANDW44FInmateCharwomanScotland
John BRAND 8MInmateScholarScotland
William BROCKLEBANKW57MInmateBricklayer LabourerCockermouth, Cumberland
Elizabeth Ann BROMLEY3mFInmateCockermouth, Cumberland
Sarah Ellen BROMLEYU21FInmateGenl Servt DomCrosscanonby, Cumberland
Mary BULMANU24FInmateDom ServDean, Cumberland
Benjamin BUNTINGU59MInmate(No Occ)Cockermouth, Cumberland
John BUTTERWORTHW62MInmateGeneral LabourerWorkington, Cumberland
Elizabeth CARRU24FInmateDom ServScotland
John CASTLEHOWW64MInmateLeadminerUlverston, Lancashire
Jane CLARKE 4FInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Peter CLARKE 3MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Sarah CLARKE 2FInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
William CLARKEU47MInmateGeneral LabrIreland
William CLARKE12MInmateScholarWhitehaven, Cumberland
Thomas CONWAYW73MInmateGeneral LabrGrey Southen, Cumberland
William COPEU37MInmateGeneral LabrWorkington, Cumberland
Henry CORRIEU46MInmateTinsmith (Tinplate Worker)Cockermouth, Cumberland
Alice CRAIG13FInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Jane CREIGHTONU52FInmateLabour At CoalmineWorkington, Cumberland
Mary DIXONU50FInmateForm HousekeeperWorkington, Cumberland
George DONNELLYU48MInmateBricklayerNewcastle, Northumberland
Daniel DORAN10MInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Catherine DUFFY 5FInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Mary DUFFYU26FInmateCharwomanWhitehaven, Cumberland
Jane ELANDU59FInmateDom ServGilcrux, Cumberland
Betsy ELLIOTW43FInmateThread Mill HandBlindHolme Mill, Lancashire
Margaret Ann ELLIOT12FInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Mark ELWOODU48MInmateJoinerWorkington, Cumberland
Paul EVANSW72MInmateShoemakerShrewsbury, Shropshire
Andrew FARRELLYM41MInmateGeneral LabrIreland
William FERGUSONM60MInmateShoemakerAspatria, Cumberland
Mark FISHERU58MInmate(No Occ)Workington, Cumberland
Patrick FITZPATRICK 7MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Daniel FLANNIGANM64MInmateGenl LabrIreland
John FLETCHERU36MInmate(No Occ)Maryport, Cumberland
Isabella FRANKLINU28FInmateWorkington, Cumberland
Joseph GLOVERW61MInmateSailor (Seaman)Ellenborough, Cumberland
William GOLIGHTLYU40MInmateSailor Merct Service (...)Crosscanonby, Cumberland
John Fearon GRAHAMW44MInmateIron Worker (Iron Manuf)Maryport, Cumberland
Joseph GRAHAM 9MInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Thomas GRAHAM11MInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Isabella GREENW63FInmateDom ServantIreland
Sarah GREEN73FInmateLab At Coal MineMaryport, Cumberland
John GREVEYM59MInmateShip CarpenterWorkington, Cumberland
Ellen HANDSM80FInmateCharwomanIreland
Mary HARRINGTONW80FInmateForm HousekeeperDearham, Cumberland
Alice HASTY11FInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Hannah HASTYU34FInmateForm Lab At CoalmineWorkington, Cumberland
William HASTY 7MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
John HAUGHIN11MInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Margaret HAYTONW54FInmateDom ServMaryport, Cumberland
James HENNEY38MVagrantGeneral LabrIreland
Elizabeth HERBERTM76FInmateBlacksmith WifeBrackenthwaite, Cumberland
John HERBERTM78MInmateBlacksmithIreby, Cumberland
Jane HESKETTU55FInmateCharwomanAllerby, Cumberland
James HEWITTW80MInmateBrickr LabourerIreland
John HEWITTU70MInmateTailorMaryport, Cumberland
George HIGH 8MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Mary HIGHW34FInmateDom ServDearham, Cumberland
Barnard HINESU64MInmateAgrl LabrIreland
Henry (No 2) HODGSONW57MInmateTilemakerKent
Henry (No 1) HODGSONW45MInmateCoalminerGreat Broughton, Cumberland
Martha HODGSON 8FInmateScholarDearham, Cumberland
Mary HODGSON 9FInmateScholarDearham, Cumberland
Margaret HOLDEN12FInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Joseph HOLLIDAY11MInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Margaret HOLLIDAYM51FInmateForm H KeeperMaryport, Cumberland
William HOLLIDAY 8MInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
George HOLMESU68MInmateBricklayerCockermouth, Cumberland
James HOLMES10MInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Jane HOODW80FInmateForm H KeeperMaryport, Cumberland
Elizabeth HUNTERU31FInmateDom ServCockermouth, Cumberland
Mary Jane HUNTER 5FInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
William IRVINGU19MInmate(No Occ)Workington, Cumberland
Thomas JACKSONU50MInmateIron Worker (Iron Manuf)Liverpool, Lancashire
Frances JOHNSTON 7FInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Frances JOHNSTONW75FInmateDom SerWigton, Cumberland
Jane JOHNSTONU80FInmateDom SerWorkington, Cumberland
John JOHNSTONW63MInmateGeneral LabourerHastings, Northampton
Letitia JOHNSTON11FInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Robert JOHNSTON14MInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Sarah JONESW60FInmateGenl Servt DomWorkington, Cumberland
John KELLYM48MInmateGeneral LabourerIreland
Ann KENDALLU34FInmateGenl Servt DomWythop, Cumberland
Annie KENDALL 1FInmateLondon, Middlesex
Jessie KENDALL 5FInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Albert Henry KENNEDY 1MInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Margaret KENNEDY 4FInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Jane KERUISHU42FInmateDom ServCockermouth, Cumberland
Patrick KINCHLEYU35MInmateIron Miner (Stone)Ireland
Hannah KIRKBRIDEW50FInmateCotton Thread Skein WinderIreby, Cumberland
Henry KIRKBRIDE10MInmateScholarIreby, Cumberland
William KIRKBRIDE14MInmateScholarEllenborough, Cumberland
Mary Anne LARGUEW70FInmateForm Dom ServMaryport, Cumberland
Peter LAVERTYU44MInmateGeneral LabrCarlisle, Cumberland
Alfred James LEWIS 3MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Charles LEWIS13MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Joseph LEWIS 8MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Mary Ann LEWIS 6FInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Titus LEWIS10MInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
John LITTLE10MInmateScholarBrampton, Cumberland
Mary LITTLEU31FInmateDom ServScotland
Daniel LOGAN11MInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Margaret LONGCAKEU41FInmateThread Mill WorkerWorkington, Cumberland
Thomas LOWESW70MInmateCoalminerWorkington, Cumberland
Peter MARTLEYU47MInmateGenl LabrIreland
Francis MCCANNU25MInmateHouse PainterWorkington, Cumberland
Henry MCCORMICK 8MInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Joseph MCCORMICK11MInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Margaret MCCORMICK 2FInmateCockermouth, Cumberland
Mary MCCORMICKU32FInmateThread MillworkerWhitehaven, Cumberland
Sarah Jane MCCORMICK 6FInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Francis MCDONALDW81MInmateBricklayers LabrIreland
Ann MCKENZIEW89FInmateFormerly H KeeperBlindWorkington, Cumberland
Sarah MCKEONM19FInmateForm Lab At Coal MineWorkington, Cumberland
Thomas MCKEON 1MInmateCockermouth, Cumberland
William John MCLAREN 4MInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Thomas MCLOUGHLINW63MInmateBricklayers LabIreland
Barnard MCNAMEEU65MInmateGeneral LabrIreland
Hugh MCWHINNYM49MInmateGeneral LabourerIreland
Elizabeth MOFFATW31FInmateCharwomanMaryport, Cumberland
Hannah MOFFAT 7FInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Margaret MOFFAT 5FInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Mary Ann MOFFAT 8FInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Sarah MONTEITHU28FInmateDom ServIreland
Peter MURPHYU36MInmateGeneral LabourerIreland
William NICHOLSONU76MInmateAgric LabrNethertown, Cumberland
Joseph ONEILW65MInmateGeneral Labourer
Owen ONEILU17MInmateGeneral LabrPenrith, Cumberland
Ann OSTLEW72FInmateLab At Coal MineScotland
Elizabeth PARKERW78FInmateCharwomanBarrow In Furness, Lancashire
John PARKINSW65MInmateIron Moulder (Iron Manuf)Workington, Cumberland
Margaret PARKINSW60FInmateFormerly H KeeperWigton, Cumberland
Jane PATTERSONU35FInmateDom ServSeaton, Cumberland
Elizabeth PEACOCK12FInmateScholarWorkington, Cumberland
Keddy PEARSONW64MInmateNailmakerWest Newton, Cumberland
Joseph PEELM40MInmateGeneral LabrWhitehaven, Cumberland
Joseph PEELW74MInmateBlacksmithIreby, Cumberland
Daniel PENNINGTONW70MInmateCotton Weaver (Cott Manuf)Cockermouth, Cumberland
Fitzherbert PENNINGTON 5MInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Henry PENNINGTON 9MInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
William PENNINGTON 8MInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Jonathan PORTER10MInmateScholarKeswick, Cumberland
Samuel PORTER14MInmateScholarKeswick, Cumberland
John PORTHOUSEU78MInmateGenl LabrMaryport, Cumberland
David PURDOM 8MInmateScholarLiverpool, Lancashire
Georgina PURDOM 5FInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Jane PURDOM10FInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Mary Ann PURDOM12FInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Henry QUINNM53MInmateAgril LabourerIreland
Rosannah QUINNM65FInmateAgril Labourer WifeIreland
John RAWLINGSU70MInmateAgric LabrCockermouth, Cumberland
Hannah REGANU44FInmateConfectionerIreland
Henry RENNICKSU36MInmateDraper Formerly (No Occ)Newlands, Cumberland
John RIGG12MInmateScholarKeswick, Cumberland
Margaret RIGGW55FInmateWidow Of Slate Quarry ManBorrowdale, Cumberland
Edward ROBINSONU36MInmateDraperWorkington, Cumberland
Mary ROSSW65FInmateMastermariner WWorkington, Cumberland
Henry ROTHERYW36MInmateGeneral LabrSkelton, Cumberland
Catherine SANDERSONW70FInmateForm HousekeeperIreland
Thomas SANDERSONU39MInmate(No Occ)Cockermouth, Cumberland
Mary SEARLE53FInmateInnkeeperBroughton, Cumberland
Richard SEARSW70MInmateShoemakerWorkington, Cumberland
Samuel SIMPSONU81MInmateGeneral LabrUnderskiddaw, Cumberland
Joseph SIMSU76MInmateCoalminerOughterside, Cumberland
Joseph SMALLU64MInmateAgril LabrSeaton, Cumberland
Isaac SMITHU27MInmateGenl LabrWorkington, Cumberland
Sarah SMITHW53FInmateDom ServCarlisle, Cumberland
William SMITHW65MInmateGeneral LabrIreland
Jane SPEARS10FInmateScholarBassenthwaite, Cumberland
Margaret Ann SPEARS12FInmateScholarBassenthwaite, Cumberland
Joseph STOCKDALEU60MInmateFormerly Shoemaker (No Occ)Whitehaven, Cumberland
Hannah STODDARTU26FInmateDom ServFlimby, Cumberland
Henry STODDART7mMInmateCockermouth, Cumberland
Matilda STODDART 3FInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
John STRAUGHTONW82MInmateBlacksmithWorkington, Cumberland
Ann STRICKLANDW80FInmateCharwomanBedley, York
James STRICKLANDU25MInmateSailor Mert Service (Seaman)Isle of Wight, Hampshire
Susannah TAYLORU16FInmateDom ServLeeds, York
Ruth TEMPLETONW60FInmateCharwomanGreysouthen, Cumberland
Isaac THOMPSONU80MInmateAgric LabourerLorton, Cumberland
Jane THOMPSONM37FInmateDom ServTallentire, Cumberland
Jane Ann THOMPSONU24FInmateDom ServAspatria, Cumberland
John THOMPSONU50MInmateGeneral LabourerCockermouth, Cumberland
Joseph THOMPSON 7MInmateScholarTallentire, Cumberland
Sarah THOMPSON 1FInmateCockermouth, Cumberland
William THOMPSON10MInmateScholarTallentire, Cumberland
John THORNTHWAITE12MInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Peter THORNTHWAITE14MInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
William THORNTHWAITE12MInmateScholarMaryport, Cumberland
Maria THURSBYU18FInmateThread MillworkerCockermouth, Cumberland
Tolson THWAITEW68MInmateShoemakerNewlands, Cumberland
Daniel TINDALEW80MInmateSawyerAbbey Holme, Cumberland
James TINLEYU56MInmateGeneral LabrIreland
Thomas TROUGHEAR13MInmateScholarWhitehaven, Cumberland
Nicholas TWEDDLEW79MInmateAgricult LabourerBrampton, Cumberland
Mary TYSONW65FInmateForm H KeeperWorkington, Cumberland
Elizabeth WALKERW47FInmateBootbinderPenrith, Cumberland
Ann WALTERSM70FInmateBootbinderAlston Moor, Cumberland
Paris WARDU34MInmateGeneral LabrWorkington, Cumberland
Mary Ann WATSONU41FInmateCharwomanCockermouth, Cumberland
Elizabeth WELSHM29FInmateThread SpinnerCockermouth, Cumberland
Mark WELSH 5MInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
Mary WELSH 7FInmateScholarWhitehaven, Cumberland
William WELSH 1MInmateWhitehaven, Cumberland
Dinah WHITELAYU44FInmateThread Mill WorkerCockermouth, Cumberland
Edwin WHITEMANU63MInmateSilk HatterWorkington, Cumberland
John WHITESIDEW63MInmateBlacksmithCockermouth, Cumberland
George WILLIAMSU80MInmateCoalminerScateson, Brecknock, Wales
James WILLIAMSONU41MInmate(No Occ)Flimby, Cumberland
Mary Ann WILLIAMSONM28FInmateDressmakerKeswick, Cumberland
Ann WILSONW79FInmateCharwomanWorkington, Cumberland
Ann WILSONM29FInmateCharwomanScotland
James WILSON6mMInmateCockermouth, Cumberland
Joseph WILSON 3MInmateScholarSedgefield, Durham
William John WILSON 6MInmateScholarNewcastle, Northumberland
William WILSONW67MInmateCoalminerKendal, Westmorland
Ann Jane WISE 2FInmateScholarCockermouth, Cumberland
John WOODU18MInmateGeneral LabrWoolwich, Kent
George WREN14MInmateScholarBrigham, Cumberland
Mary WRIGHTW82FInmateFormerly HousekeeperGrey Southen, Cumberland
Thomas WYLIEU68MInmateGenl LabrGrey Southen, Cumberland

Total residents: 263

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