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1881 Census: Residents of Gateshead Union Workhouse

NameMarAgeSexRelationOccupationHandicapBirthplace
Staff
John PENROSEM38MHeadWorkhouse MasterThirsk, York
Mary Ann PENROSEM38FWifeWorkhouse MatronDurham
Alberta Kate PENROSE 9FDaurGateshead
John Henry PENROSE 8MSonGateshead
Richard PENROSE 6MSonGateshead
Charles Edward PENROSE 5MSonGateshead
Margaret Dempster GILCHRISTU34FAssistant MatronScotland
Helen TAITU51FNurseScotland
Mary STUPPLEW41FNurseNewcastle Upon Tyne
Annie WEARMOUTHU20FIndustrial TrainerAllenheads, Northumberland
Bridget JOHNSONW52FNurseNewcastle
Joseph HOPEU23MSchool MasterSeaton Burn, Northumberland
Thomas JOHNSONW45MPorterNewcastle
Inmates
John ALEXANDERW60MPuddlerBerwickshire
Elijah ALLANU26MScholarNottingham
Margaret ALLANW77FLabourerHexham, Northumberland
Agnes ALLENDAR10FScholarNewcastle Upon Tyne
Alice ALLENDAR13FScholarNewcastle Upon Tyne
Bridget AMESW78FScholarIreland
Hannah ANDERSONW37FScholarGateshead, Durham
Isabella ANDERSON 9FScholarBlaydon On Tyne
Janet ANDERSON14FScholarNewcastle Upon Tyne
Thomas ANDERSON11MScholarNewcastle Upon Tyne
Elizabeth ARMSTRONG 3F
George ARMSTRONG 5MScholar
John ATKINSONU48MMoulder (Iron)Gateshead, Durham
Mary BACKHOUSEU27FWidGateshead, Durham
Ann BAINBRIDGEW83FNewcastle On Tyne
John BARNESM55MLabourerGateshead, Durham
Robert BARNINGHAM14MScholarNewcastle Upon Tyne
Bridget BARRETTU28FMother (Head)Ireland
John BARRETT 1MSonGateshead, Durham
Mary Ann BARRETT 6FDaurScholarGateshead, Durham
Sarah Jane BARRETT 8FDaurScholarGateshead, Durham
Elizabeth BEAMW80FImbecileByker Newcastle On Tyne
John BELL 1MSonGateshead, Durham
Theodosia BELLU29FMother (Head)Ouseburn Newcastle On Tyne
William BEWICKU71MLabourerFelling Gateshead
Isabella BLACKBIRDW83FNewburn, Northumberland
William BLUNT36MSailorLondon City Road
John Thomas BOLTON 9MScholar
James BOND48MUnmTinsmithGateshead, Durham
Elizabeth BOYLEW49FNewcastle Upon Tyne
Mary BOYLE 9FScholarScotland
George BROPHYM49MHusband (Head)SailorLondon, Middlesex
Sarah BROPHYM71FWifeTeams Gateshead
Ann BROWNW53FCaterbury, Kent
Elizabeth BROWNW83FLabourerNewcastle Upon Tyne
Mary BROWNW67FNorth Shields, Northumberland
William BRUCEU65MShoemakerBedlington, Northumberland
Jane BURDISW45FHexham, Northumberland
George Henry CAMERON12MScholarFelling Gateshead
Margaret CARRICKU51FGlassmakerKendal, Westmorland
John CARTERU72MLabourerScotland
John CARTERW71MLabourerLancashire
Charles CASSIDYM67MLabourerIreland
Julia CASSIDYW56FLabourerIreland
Charles CHARLTON 8MScholarTeams Gateshead
Sarah CHARLTONU54FImbecileNewcastle On Tyne
Jane CHEESEMAN16FGateshead, Durham
Isabella CHIPCHASEM72FWifeScotland
Thomas CHIPCHASEM71MHusband HeadGateshead
James CLARKU76MLabourerIdiotCumberland
Alfred CLIFTON 2MSonFelling Gateshead
Henry CLIFTON11MSonScholarYork
James CLIFTON 6MSonScholarFelling Gateshead
Mary Ann CLIFTONM42FMother (Head)Cornwall
Richard CLIFTON 9MSonScholarFelling Gateshead
Ellen COLDWELLW67FIdiotSouth Shields, Durham
Joseph COLLINSW75MLabourerNorth Shields, Northumberland
George COLLINSONW60MClogger (Mkr)Barnard Castle, Durham
Henry COLVINU33MLabourerNewcastle
Michael COLWELLU38MIreland
John CONNORW50MLabourerNorthumberland
Catherine CONVERY12FScholarGateshead, Durham
Margaret CONVERY 8FScholarGateshead, Durham
Patrick CONVERYM46MLabourer At Chemical WorksIreland
Agnes COOK 8FScholarGateshead, Durham
Chares COOK11MScholarLemington, Durham
Thomas COOK 5MScholarGateshead, Durham
Edward COULSONU38MLabourerGateshead, Durham
Ann COYLEU28FLabourerIreland
Michael COYLEU53MLabourerIdiotIreland
Ann CRAGGSW70FTailorWoolsingham, Durham
Hannah CRAIGSW43FMother (Head)Gateshead, Durham
James Edward CRAIGS 3MSonDunston Gateshead
Margaret Jane CRAIGS14FDaughterScholarFolkstone, Kent
James CROMEU65MLabourerNorfolk
James CROSTHWAITEW76MLabourerKeswick, Cumberland
Ann CULLEN22FImbecileGateshead, Durham
Frances CUMMINGSU29FStockton, Durham
Margaret CUMMINGS 1FGateshead, Durham
Margaret CUNNINGHAM10FScholarGateshead, Durham
Rose CUNNINGHAM12FScholarGateshead, Durham
Jane CURRYW44FAlnwick, Northumberland
Ann DALEW76FIdiotGateshead
Edward DALTON33MDraperBlaydon, Durham
William DAVIDSON62MWrekenton, Gateshead
Agnes DAVISONU25FLow Fell Gateshead
Nathan DAVISONU35MDeaf & DumbGateshead, Durham
Nicholas DAWSONW80MLabourerNewburn, Northumberland
Mary Ann DEBEREW48FMother (Head)Durham
William Thomas DEBERE10MSonScholarGateshead, Durham
Henry DEVLIN11MScholarGateshead, Durham
John DEVLIN10MScholarGateshead, Durham
Patrick DEVLIN11MScholarFelling Gateshead
Alexander DICKSON 6MSonScholarGateshead, Durham
Elizabeth DICKSON 7FDaurScholarScotland
Margaret DICKSONM36FWifeNewcastle Upon Tyne
Mary DICKSON 4FDaurScholarGateshead, Durham
William DICKSONM41MHusband (Head)JoinerScotland
Mary Ann DIXONW77FScholarScotland
Andrew DODDS12MScholar
James DODDSU21MLabourerFelling Gateshead
Mary DOUGLASW68FScholarHeworth, Durham
James DRYDENW53MPainterLondon, Middlesex
Margaret Jane DRYSDALE 6FScholarGateshead, Durham
Thomas EADIE20MIdiotSwalwell, Durham
Judy EARNEYU36FScholarIreland
Elizabeth ELLIOTTU52FDeaf & DumbGateshead, Durham
John ELLIOTTW63MLabourer At Chemical WorksHayton, Cumberland
Ann FEATHERW85FScotland
Margaret FERRYW82FLabourer At Chemical WorksIreland
Elizabeth FLETCHERU25FImbecile
Mary FLYNN14FScholar
Michael FLYNNM58MLabourerIreland
Bartholomew FOLEYU44MLabourerIreland
John FORSTERU39MCoalminerFelling Gateshead
William FRANCISW60MLabourerScotland
Isabella FRENCH 1FDaurGateshead, Durham
Jane FRENCHU21FMother (Head)Gateshead, Durham
Patrick GAMBINU67MLabourerIreland
Ann GEDDESM59FScholarScotland
Susannah GELLYW65FLabourerBenton, Northumberland
Jane GERYW64FWhitburn, Northumberland
John GIBLONW68MLabourerIreland
Jane GILLIEW82FFitter (Engine)Scotland
Jane GILMORE14FScholarFelling Gateshead
Susannah GORDONU35FIdiot
Richard GRAHAMW85MLabourerScotby Carlisle
Jane Ann GREY 7FScholarGateshead, Durham
Mary Jane GRIEVESU20FLabourerFelling Gateshead
John HALL 8MScholarScotland
Robert HALL 6MScholarScotland
William HAMMOND31MIdiotWindy Nook Gateshead
Ann HANDLEYU25FScholarGateshead, Durham
Jane HARDYW73FCoalminerGateshead, Durham
Emma HARPER13FScholar
William HARPER11MScholarSunderland, Durham
Charles HARRISON 7MScholarFelling Gateshead
George HARRISON 9MScholarFelling Gateshead
Elizabeth HENDERSONW74FIdiotHartford Bridge, Northumberland
Hannah HENDERSONW55FFiremanNorthumberland
William HEPPLEU72MLabourerWinlaton, Northumberland
John HERONU74MLabourerIreland
Elizabeth HETHERINGTONW58FLabourerHexham, Northumberland
George HINTON14MScholarWoolwich, Sussex
Hannah HIRD 8FScholarNewcastle On Tyne
Jacob HIRD 9MScholarSunderland, Durham
Isabella HOGG 8FScholarFelling Gateshead
William HOPPIRM49MLabourer (Imbecile)ImbecilePensher, Durham
Francis HOWDONW64MJoinerGateshead, Durham
John HUNTER11MScholarWashington Gateshead
Susannah HUTCHINSONW61FSolicitors ClerkNewcastle Upon Tyne
John HUTT 9MScholarGateshead, Durham
William INGLEBY39MLabourerJesmond Newcastle On Tyne
Ann INNESU39FMother (Head)Bill Quay, Durham
Margaret INNES 9FDaurScholarGateshead, Durham
Charles IVISON 7MScholar
Ellen IVISONU75FHexham, Northumberland
John JAMESONW57MShoemakerIreland
Alice JOBES 6FDaurScholarGateshead, Durham
Susannah JOBES48FMother (Head)Newcastle Upon Tyne
James JOHNSONU56MFarm LabourerBelford, Northumberland
Maud JONES 5FScholarGateshead, Durham
Francis KEEGAN 4M
John KEEGAN 9MScholarHeworth Gateshead
Mary KEENANW61FLabourerIreland
Susannah KELLEYM52FLabourerIreland
William Hall KIRKLEYU36MLabourerGateshead Fell, Durham
George LAMBW73MJoinerGateshead, Durham
Thomas LAMBW59MLabourerIreland
James LAUGHLANM57MLabourerIreland
Jane LEEU20FLabourerGateshead
Thomas LEITHW51MTannerStanwix, Cumberland
Joseph LENNOXW65MLabourerGateshead, Durham
William LEYGATEW67MIdiot
Rachel LIDDLEU18FLabourerGateshead, Durham
Catherine LOFTUS13FDaurScholarBedlington, Northumberland
James LOFTUSM45MHusband (Head)Wolverhampton, Stafford
James LOFTUS 9MSonScholarBedlington, Northumberland
Margaret LOFTUSM45FWifeDerby
Margaret LOFTUS 6FDaurScholarNewcastle Upon Tyne
Mary Ann LOFTUS 3FDaurNewcastle Upon Tyne
George LOWES13MSonScholarJarrow, Durham
Patrick MADDISANW67MLabourerIreland
Flora MAKEPEACEU21FLow Fell Gateshead
Catherine MALONE 9FDaurScholarGateshead, Durham
Francis MALONE11MSonScholarIreland
James MALONEW61MFather (Head)LabourerIreland
John MALONE 6MSonScholarGateshead, Durham
Andrew MANLEYU35MLabourerIreland
John MARRONW68MLabourerIreland
Ann MATHERSONW57FIreland
Agnes MATLOCK 7FDaurScholarWalker Newcastle On Tyne
Ann MATLOCKM38FMother (Head)Dunston Gateshead
George MAUDLINW63MLabourerBeamish, Durham
Mary MC BRIDEU36FGateshead, Durham
John MC CLEWU54MLabourerIreland
Catherine MC COLL 2FDaurPonteland, Northumberland
John MC COLL 4MSonWylam, Northumberland
Mary MC COLLW29FMother (Head)Marley Hill, Durham
Mary Ann MC COLL 5FDaurScholarWreckenton, Durham
William MC COLL 9MSonScholarBlaydon, Durham
Catherine MC COURT18FDomestic Servant ButlerGateshead, Durham
Felix MC ELHATTONU56MHawkerIreland
John MC GREGORW54MHawkerEngland
Margaret MC GUINNESS15FScholarLiverpool
Jane MC GURKM68FWifeDurham
Matthew MC GURKM69MHusband (Head)LabourerIreland
Patrick MC GURKU75MScholarIreland
Charles MC ILWEEM72MShoemakerIreland
Ellen MC KAYW70FTailorNewcastle Upon Tyne
Mary MC KENNAW63FLabourerIreland
Ellen MC KIEU31FLabourerGateshead, Durham
Agnes Jane MC LEAN 6FScholar
William H. MC LEAN 8MScholarScotland
Dorothy MC NAMARA14FScholarGateshead, Durham
Hannah MC NAMARA 9FScholarGateshead, Durham
Patrick MC NAMARA32MLabourerIreland
Francis MC NICHOLU63MLabourerIreland
Joseph MELKOMM73MLabourerIreland
John METCALFW43MLabourerMaryport, Cumberland
Ryan MICHAELU20MLabourerIreland
Margaret MIDDLETONW82FYork
William MILLERW53MCoalminerGateshead, Durham
Charles MILLET13MScholarEdomsley, Durham
Margaret MILLSW74FLabourerScotland
Barbara MONKHOUSEM33FBlindSwalwell, Durham
Jane MORALLEEU52FIdiotGateshead
Sarah MORAN15FScholar
Mary MORNAN 3FLabourer
Elizabeth MORNING11FScholarNewcastle Upon Tyne
Alexander MORRISONW75MGardener (ND)Scotland
Ellen MORRISONU17FLabourerGateshead, Durham
Catherine MULHERRONU17FNewcastle On Tyne
Thomas MURPHYU60MLabourerGuernsey, Channel Islands
Henry MURRAYM69MHusband (Head)PipemakerGateshead
Sarah MURRAYM72FWifeGateshead, Durham
Mary O NEILU44FPainterSwalwell, Durham
Mary Jane O NEILU20FScholarDublin
John NEVINS 3M
Thomas NEVINS 8MScholar
Charlotte NEWTON14FScholar (British Subject), India
Elizabeth Ann NEWTON13FScholar (British Subject), China
Frances NICHOLW77FHexham, Northumberland
John NIXONM43MLabourerCumberland
Jane NOBLE mF
William ORD48MLabourerBarlow Gateshead, Durham
Jane ORMSTON mFScholar
Henry James ORTON 4MScholarGateshead
John ORTON 9MScholarGateshead
John ORTON77MLabourer
William ORTON11MScholarGateshead
Bertha OXLEYM40FMother (Head)Gateshead
George OXLEY6MSonGateshead
Elizabeth PAISLEYW79FBlindRyton, Northumberland
Tamar PARKINSONW58FLunaticScotland
Alice PEARSON13FDaurScholarNewcastle Upon Tyne
Alice PEARSONM48FMother (Head)Wooler, Northumberland
Catherine PEARSON10FDaurScholarGateshead, Durham
Robert PEARSONU52MCoalminerPercy Main, Northumberland
William PEARSONM45MLabourerDents Hole, Northumberland
Charles PIERCE mM
David PITT12MScholarStafford
Ernest Frederick PITT14MScholarStafford
Elizabeth POTTSW52FScholarMiddlesex
Charlotte PRATT12FDaurScholarNewcastle Upon Tyne
Jane PRATTM35FMother (Head)Gateshead, Durham
Margaret PRATT 8FDaurScholarGateshead, Durham
Matthew PRATT 3MSonGateshead, Durham
Sarah PRATT 1FDaurGateshead, Durham
Edith PRICE 8FScholarStafford
Joseph PRUDHOEU43MNailmakerWinlaton, Northumberland
Jane RADFORDW68FIdiotCarlisle, Cumberland
Robert RAILTON11MScholarGateshead, Durham
Jane RAMSAY56FDaur
Elizabeth RANDW68FIdiotStockton, Durham
William REED 8MScholarNorfolk
Joseph RHODESM48MLabourerYork
Mary Jane RICHARDS13FScholarDunston Gateshead, Durham
Edward RICHARDSONU64MClerkDalston, Cumberland
Thomas RICHARDSONW83MLabourerGateshead, Durham
Bernard RILEYW80MLabourerIreland
Mary RILEYW46FLabourerIreland
Christina ROBSON10FScholarWashington, Durham
Margaret Ann ROBSON 8FScholarGateshead, Durham
Mary Ann ROBSONW49FMotherGateshead, Durham
Mary ROBSONW85FNorth Shore Newcastle On Tyne
Mary Agnes ROBSON13FScholarHartlepool, Durham
Thomas ROBSONU63M
Sarah ROSEM40FLabourerEngland
Ann Isabella ROSSU48FWhittingham, Northumberland
Mary Elizabeth SAWYERM23FWifeLiverpool
William SAWYERSM22MHusbandLabourerLiverpool
Thomas SCOTTW69MBakerRothbury, Northumberland
Bridget SCULLYW58FMother (Head)Ireland
Bridget SCULLY14FDaurScholarWashington, Durham
Catherine SEEDS12FScholarGateshead, Durham
Chares SHEEN 8MScholarMiddlesborough
James SHEEN10MScholarMiddlesborough
Edward SHORT13MSonByker Newcastle On Tyne
Eleanor SHORTW34FMother (Head)Slateyford, Northumberland
George SHORT 6MSonScholarGateshead, Durham
John SHORT10MSonScholarScotswood Road Newcastle On Tyne
William SHORTU48MLabourerSunderland, Durham
Ann SIMMONSW46FCarlisle, Cumberland
Mary SMALLMANW50FIreland
Charles Edward SMITH 1M
Eliza SMITHU54FMother (Head)Gateshead, Durham
Emma Jane SMITH 4FDaurGateshead, Durham
John SMITH mM
John SMITHW73MLabourerGateshead, Durham
John SMITHU68MLabourerIreland
Margaret SMITH29FLabourer
John SNOWBALL13MScholarChester Le Street, Durham
Thomasine SNOWBALLU15FScholarChester Le Street, Durham
Thomas SOWERBYW55MLabourerCumberland
Richard SPENCEW71MShoemakerDarlington, Durham
Elizabeth STEWART12FScholarGateshead, Durham
Rachel STEWART10FScholarGateshead, Durham
Jane STOKOEW58FLabourerIreland
Ann STRACHANU51FImbecileScotland
Maria STRATTONW79F (British Subject), Malta
Catherine SULLIVAN 5FDaurScholarGateshead
Francis SULLIVAN11MSonScholar
Hannah SULLIVAN 9FDaurScholarGateshead
Mary SULLIVAN 7FDaurScholarGateshead
Michael SULLIVANM56MFather (Head)LabourerEngland
Catherine SUMMERSONW64FDraperWhitby, York
Alexander TAITM61MBrewerGateshead, Durham
Margaret Jane TARBUTTON 8FDaurIdiotGateshead, Durham
Margaret TARBUTTONU36FMother (Head)IdiotKnaresboro, York
Elizabeth TAYLORW68FNewcastle Upon Tyne
Jane TAYLORW74FAllendale, Northumberland
Mary Ann THIRKELDM30FMother (Head)Monmouth
William THOMASU61M
Robert TODDU48MLabourerFelling Gateshead
Mary Jane TRAILM25FMother (Head)
Sarah Eliza TRAIL 3FDaurGateshead, Durham
Thomas TRAINER14MImbecileStockton
Ann Elizabeth TULLY16FDaurScholarGateshead, Durham
Henry TULLYM76MFather (Head)Farm LabourerKibblesworth, Durham
James TURNBULLW73MCoalminerGateshead, Durham
William TWEDDLEU56MLabourerGateshead, Durham
Thomas VICKERSU44MLabourerAlston, Cumberland
Ann WALKER15FScholarGateshead, Durham
Elizabeth WALKER15FScholarGateshead, Durham
Rebecca WALKERW55FYarm, York
Frances Alice WALLACE 9FScholarGateshead, Durham
Frederick WALLACE 7MScholarGateshead, Durham
George WALLACE10MScholarFelling Gateshead
Harriet WALLACE12FScholarGateshead, Durham
Joseph WALLACE12MScholarFelling Gateshead
William WALLACEU65MCabmanStartford On Avon, Warwick
John WEBSTER54MLabourerScotland
Hannah WEDGE15FDaurScholarDelaval, Northumberland
Mary WEDGEW54FMother (Head)Newcastle Upon Tyne
Mary WELSHW60FLabourerWallsend, Northumberland
Thomas WHITAKERU47MCoalminerYork
Esther WHITEW60FPainterIreland
Thomas WHITTAKERU47MLabourerBacup, Lancashire
Mary WINLEYW81FGardener (ND)Swalwell, Durham
James WINTER12MScholarMiddleseborough
Matthew YATESU38MLabourerHeworth, Durham

Total residents: 376

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