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1881 Census: Residents of Durham Union Workhouse

NameMarAgeSexRelationOccupationHandicapBirthplace
Staff
Maria ARMSTRONG32FIndustrial Trainer At Workhouse MunicBishop Auckland
Mark ARMSTRONG22MPorter At WorkhouseFullwell, Durham
William STEPHENSONM39M(Head)Nurse At WorkhouseBrancepeth, Durham
Jane STEPHENSON36F(Wife)Nurse At Workhouse, Insp SerWorkington, Cumberland
Mary THUBRONM45FCook At WorkhouseUlverston, Lancashire
Margaret HARRISONU25FGeneral Servt At Workhouse MunicCassop, Durham
Inmates
Hannah AINSLEYW82FScholarDurham, Durham
Robson ARMITAGEW61MLabourerCapheaton, Northumberland
Margaret AVEY 6FScholarDurham
Mary Ann AVEY 8FScholarDurham
Margaret AYLESBURYW75FLangley, Durham
Joseph BAILEYW55MJoinerSunderland, Durham
James BENNISON11MScholarDurham, Durham
Mary Ann BESSFORD10FScholarWaterhouses, Durham
Matthew BESTU70FLabourerRothbury, Northumberland
Mary BLANCHW82FTailorKirby Hill, York
George BOAZMANU52MLabourerBlindSunny Brow, Durham
Isabella BRADLEY11FScholarShieldfield Newcastle
Eleanor BRIGGS 4FScholarDurham, Durham
Hannah BRIGGSM31FRipon, York
Henry BRIGGS 8MScholarDurham, Durham
John BRIGGS 7MScholarDurham, Durham
Louisa BRIGGSU41FImbecileBishop Auckland, Durham
Margaret Hannah BRIGGS 1FDomestic ServantDurham, Durham
Mary Ann BRIGGS10FScholarDurham, Durham
Elizabeth BROWNM35FLiverpool, Lancashire
John BROWN14MScholarTudhoe, Durham
Robert BROWNM59MIron MoulderLiverpool, Lancashire
Elizabeth BURNSIDEW76FScholarNewcastle, Northumberland
Thomas BUTLERU46MTailorBootle Liverpool
Thomas CAFFERYU23MLabourerCrook, Durham
William CAIN11MScholarDurham, Durham
James CARRU30MLabourerBelfast, Ireland
George CHRISHOSSU38MLabourerBrandon, Durham
Frank CLARKE13MScholar
James CLARKE10MScholar
John CLARKEU69MLabourerGlenrole, Ireland
Kate CONNAR14FHawkerRainton, Durham
Elizabeth Ann COOKE14FScholarMount Pleasant, Durham
Phobe CRONEW74FImbecileAllendale, Northumberland
Margaret CROZIERU34FImbecileCassop, Durham
Bartholomew CUNNINGHAMU22MLabourerNewcastle, Northumberland
Patrick DALTONW74MLabourerAthlone, Ireland
Elizabeth DANIELS 5FScholarDurham, Durham
William DANIELS11MScholarDurham, Durham
John DAYU36MPainterBirmingham, Warwick
John DEFTYU59MUndef MinerClonbrock, Ireland
Elizabeth DIXON 5FScholarSherburn, Durham
Hannah DIXONM31FSherburn, Durham
James DIXONM27MBlks StrikerCarlisle, Cumberland
James DOBSONU70MLabourerLumley, Durham
Patrick DOUGHERTYW75MLabourerIreland
Sarah ELLIOTT15FScholarKelloe, Durham
John FAWELL14MScholarDurham, Durham
William FAWELL10MScholarDurham, Durham
Mary FEELEYW68FLabourerCavan, Ireland
Jane Ann FENWICKU18FScholarHoughall, Durham
Lancelot FENWICKU58MUndef MinerNew Lambton, Durham
John Thomas FOX10MScholar
John GIBLANW65MLabourerSligo, Ireland
Alexander GILLISW79MHawkerDalkeith, Scotland
Emily GRAHAM 9FScholarDurham, Durham
James GRAY14MScholar
Thomas GREENU37MLabourerLiverpool, Lancashire
Sarah Ann GREENWELLM37FNewcastle, Northumberland
Sarah Ann GREENWELL 8FScholarBarnstaple, Devon
Edward HALL13MScholarDurham, Durham
Farrell HALL 6MScholarQuarrington, Durham
Henry HALL10MScholarDurham, Durham
Ralph HARDYW65MLabourer
Jane HARRISONU44FScholarDurham, Durham
Thomas HARTLEYU28MJoinerLiverpool, Lancashire
Agnes HASWELLW70FGlasgow, Scotland
John HILLW80MLabourerDorrington, Lincoln
Jane HILTONU36FImbecileDurham, Durham
Dorothy HODGSONU20FImbecileDurham, Durham
John Garrity HOPPER 7MScholarDurham, Durham
Thomas HOPPER 8MScholarDurham
John INGLISW76MShoemakerInverness, Scotland
Christopher JACKSONU66MLabourerDurham, Durham
John JOHNSONW68MNd GardenerGraystock
Patrick KENNEDYU24MLabourerManchester, Lancashire
Thomas LAWW47MLabourerShincliffe, Durham
Luke LAWTONU61MMinerBirtley, Durham
Ann LAYDONW91FLabourerSligo, Ireland
Thomas LEYBOURNEW64MLabourerHetton, Durham
Henry LOVEU78MLabourerPaisley, Scotland
Zedilla LOWE11FScholarWaterhouses, Durham
William MAKEPEACEU37MLabourerImbecileKelloe, Durham
Joseph MARKU25MBricklayerNorth Shields, Northumberland
Esther MARSH 6FSunderland, Durham
Esther MARSHM31FMorpeth, Northumberland
Hannah MARSH 1FLondon, Middlesex
Joseph MARSHM34MLabourerMorpeth, Northumberland
Mary MARTINU28FScholarCastle Bellingham, Ireland
John MASONW68MND GardenerBolton Castle, York
Sarah Ann MAUDLINGU33FServant DomGarmondray
Ann MAUGHANM50FMiner UndefGateshead, Durham
Owen MCCARTNEY 8MScholar
Thomas MCCARTNEY10MScholar
Peter MCCOLLEY15MLabourerSunderland, Durham
Elizabeth MC KENNA84FWifeWigton, Cumberland
William MC KENNAM74M(Head)ShoemakerMona, Ireland
James MCRALLU24MRivetter IronGlasgow, Scotland
Ann MITCHELLU51FImbecileMount Pleasant, Durham
Charles MORLEY 8MScholarDurham, Durham
Frederick MORLEY13MScholarDurham, Durham
William MORLEY10MScholarDurham, Durham
George MYERS14MScholarDurham, Durham
James NELSON 8MScholar
Robert NELSON10MScholar
Thomas NELSON12MScholar
Alice NEVILLE 5FScholarDurham, Durham
Jane NEVILLEW24FScholarBedlington, Northumberland
John NEVILLE 4MDurham, Durham
Mary NEVILLE 7FScholarDurham, Durham
Edward PARKINSON12MScholar
Catherine PEARSON 4FDurham
Jane PEARSON 6FScholarDurham
John PEARSON10MScholarDurham
Mary PEARSON 8FScholarDurham
Arthur POTTS 4MScholar
James POULTON 5MScholarDurham, Durham
William POULTON 7MScholarDurham, Durham
Samuel RICHARDSU63MLabourerLondon, Middlesex
Mark ROWLAND12MScholarStockley, Durham
Robert ROWLAND15MScholarStockley, Durham
John RUTHU61MLabourerLaxfield, Suffolk
Isabella RUTHERFORDU66FScholarNorthumberland
David SCARTHW53MShoemakerDurham, Durham
Bridget MC SEARLEY 9FScholarBroom Park, Durham
John MC SEARLEYW39MCoke DrawerCarrick Moor, Ireland
Thomas MC SEARLEY15MScholarFramwellgate Moor, Durham
David SPENCERU30MLabourerBirmingham, Warwick
Thomas STAINFORTHW55MLabourerTopcliffe, York
John STARKEYU30MSlaterIreland
Samuel STEVENSU16MShoemakerLeeds, York
John STEVENSONW69MNailerSunderland, Durham
William STOREYU46MLabourerDurham, Durham
Elizabeth STRAKERU29FHawkerBarnard Castle, Durham
Catherine SWIFT 6FScholarWillington, Durham
Edward SWIFT 9MScholarBrandon, Durham
Jane SWIFT 4FScholarBrowney Colliery, Durham
Mary Ann SWIFT13FScholarEsh, Durham
Robert TAYLORU27MLabourerAycliffe, Durham
Thomas THOMPSONU68MButlerDarlington, Durham
Thomas THOMPSONU64MIron MoulderDurham, Durham
Ralph THWAITESW83MLabourerDurham, Durham
Sarah USHERM65FScholar
Frederick VALLANCEM40MLabourerLunatic
John WARDU23MUndef MinerClay Cross, Derby
Henry WATSONM32MLabourerDarlington, Durham
John WATSONW73MLabourerDurham, Durham
William WATSONW77MUndef MinerWashington, Durham
James WEBSTERW54MCabinet MakerSawley, York
Joseph WELLSW70MShoemakerGosport, Hampshire
John William WHITE 3MDurham, Durham
Louisa Edith WHITE 9FScholarDurham, Durham
Mary Alice WHITE14FScholarStockton-On-Tees, York
John WORTHYU70MNailerDurham, Durham
William YOUNGU48MLabourerDurham, Durham

Total residents: 161

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