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1881 Census: Residents of Union Workhouse, Luton, Bedfordshire

NameMarAgeSexRelationOccupationHandicapBirthplace
Staff
George BRANDONM26MMaster (Head)Master Of WorkhouseHoughton Regis, Bedford
Elizabeth BRANDONM23FMatron (Wife)Matron Of Workhouse (Munic)Luton, Bedford
Thomas CHESHIREU22MPorterPorter Of WorkhouseMarkyate Street, Hertford
Elizabeth BRIGHTMANW45FSuptSuperintendant Of Children (Munic)Gravenhurst, Bedford
Jane BARINGM25FNight NurseNurse Night (Munic)Luton, Bedford
Elizabeth RADWELLU51FNurseNurse Night (Munic)Dunstable, Bedford
Selina GILLAMSU36FNurseNurse Night (Munic)Luton, Bedford
Inmates
Joseph ABELM57MPauperButcherHoughton Regis, Bedford
Alfred Henry ALLEN13MPauperScholarEddlesborough, Buckingham
Ann ALLENW65FPauperStraw Hat SewerLuton, Bedford
Lizzie ALLEN 8FPauperScholarEddlesborough, Buckingham
Lucy ALLEN 6FPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Thomas ALLENW74MPauperAgricultural Labourer
William ALLENW67MPauperAgricultural LabourerDagnall, Buckingham
William ALLENW75MPauperAgricultural LabourerLuton, Bedford
William ALLEN71MPauperAgricultural Labourer
Frederick AMBROSEU17MSonAgricultural LabourerWeston, Hertford
Mary Ann AMBROSEM54FWifePlaiterKnebworth, Hertford
Thomas AMBROSEM69MPauper (Head)HawkerCaddington, Bedford
Sarah ANDREWSU23FPauperGeneral ServantMarkyate Street, Bedford
Ann ARNOLDU63FPauperStraw PlaiterWhipsnade, Bedford
Minnie ATHEWS 9FPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Caroline AUSTINU60FVagrantPainter
George BANDYU66MPauperAgricultural LabourerHoughton Regis, Bedford
Amos BILLINGTONU67MPauperCurrierEast Ayling, York
Annie BIRD12FPauperScholarHoughton Regis, Bedford
Thomas BIRD 9MPauperScholarHoughton Regis, Bedford
George BODSWORTH 9MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Thomas BONNICKU16MPauperEatonford, Nottingham
Catherine BOSTONW45FPauperStraw Hat SewerPeterboro, Northampton
William BROOKSW44MVagrantAgricultural Labourer
Dennis BROWNW64MPauperPlastererLuton, Bedford
Albert BUNKER14MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Frederick BUNYAN1mMSonLuton, Bedford
Frederick BUNYANW82MPauperAgricultural LabourerCaddington, Bedford
George BUNYAN 6MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
John BUNYAN 7MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Martha BUNYAN12FPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Rose BUNYANU16FPauper (Head)Straw Hat SewerLuton, Bedford
Thirzia BUNYANU38FPauperStraw Hat SewerBarkway, Hertford
Mary Ann CAMPW65FPauperNoneAstley, Bedford
Sophia CHAMPKINSU55FPauperWasherwomanImbecileLuton, Bedford
George CHAPPELLW78MPauperBricklayers LabourerDunstable, Bedford
Matthew CHERRYW71MPauperRoad LabourerHoughton Regis, Bedford
Sarah CLARKU32FPauperStraw PlaiterBarton, Bedford
William CLARKU67MPauperShoemaker
Ann CLARKSONW82FPauperStraw Hat SewerLuton, Bedford
John COBBW66MPauperAgricultural LabourerHexton, Hertford
Charles COLEMAN 3MPauperLuton, Bedford
John COLEMAN11MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Thomas COLEMAN11MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Walter COLEMAN 6MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
William COLEMAN 8MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Robert CORNABEYM63MPauperShoemakerLowestoft, Suffolk
Margaret COSTINW72FPauperStraw PlaiterMarkyate Street, Bedford
Arthur COX 7MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Emily Elizabeth CRIPPS1mFDaughterLuton, Bedford
Emma CRIPPSU20FPauper (Head)Straw PlaiterAylesbury, Buckingham
Sarah CRIPPSW67FPauperGeneral ServantTotternhoe, Bedford
William CRIPPSU27MPauperAgricultural LabourerEdlesborough, Buckingham
Thomas CUMBERLANDM62MPauperAgricultural LabourerHoughton Regis, Bedford
William CUMBERLANDW84MPauperAgricultural LabourerHoughton Regis, Bedford
John DARBYW75MPauperBricklayers LabourerDunstable, Bedford
Ann DAVISW38FPauper (Head)Straw Hat SewerLuton, Bedford
Sarah Ann DAVIS 4FDaughterLuton, Bedford
William Edward DAVIS 3MSonLuton, Bedford
Ellen DAYW68FPauperLaundressChester, Cheshire
Sarah Maria DEVIGEU31FPauperGeneral ServantGreenwich, Kent
Mary DICKENSW77FPauperGeneral ServantLuton, Bedford
David EDWARDSW72MPauperIronfounderAbergavenny
Elizabeth ELKESTON 5FPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Frederick ELKESTON 9MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Elizabeth EMERTON12FPauperScholarBarton, Bedford
William EMERTON 9MPauperScholarBarton, Bedford
Annie FENSOMEU43FPauperStraw Hat SewerLuton, Bedford
Elizabeth FENSOME 9FDaughterScholarLuton, Bedford
Hannah FENSOMEW60FPauperStraw Hat SewerLilley, Hertford
Hannah FENSOMEU30FPauper (Head)Straw Hat SewerSlip End, Bedford
Joseph FENSOMEU71MPauperShepherdLuton, Bedford
Mary Ann FENSOME 5FDaughterScholarLuton, Bedford
Samuel FLETCHERU...MPauperStraw Hat DyerLuton, Bedford
Walter FROST 8MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Henry GIBBONS 8MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
John GIBBONS 6MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Thomas GOODMANM80MPauperTripe DresserSimpson, Buckingham
Ann GORDONW73FPauperDressmakerWoburn, Bedford
George GOTHARD 8MPauperScholarHoughton Regis, Bedford
Sarah GRAYW80FPauperWasherwomanBarnet, Hertford
Ann GREENM37FPauper (Head)Straw Hat SewerLeighton Buzzard, Bedford
Edwin GREEN 5MSonScholarLuton, Bedford
Henry GREENW84MPauperAgricultural LabourerStudham, Hertford
Margaret GREEN10FDaughterScholarLuton, Bedford
Maud GREEN 2FDaughterLuton, Bedford
William GROVESM66MPauperBlocker Straw HatWatford, Hertford
James GUTTERIDGEU62FPauperAgricultural LabourerWhipsnade, Bedford
Ann HAGGARU69FPauperStraw Hat SewerLuton, Bedford
William HAWKINSW75MPauperCarpenterWoodside, Hertford
Mary HILLYARDM62FPauperStraw PlaiterShillington, Bedford
William HILLYARDM66MPauperAgricultural LabourerBarton, Bedford
Thomas HOARW78MPauperShoemakerWoodside, Hertford
Joseph HOLLANDW85MPauperAgricultural LabourerTring, Hertford
Sarah HORWOOD 5FPauperScholarStudham, Bedford
Thomas HOWSU25MPauperBricklayerWorcester, Worcester
George HUGHESU45MPauperSailorBarton, Bedford
Thomas IMPEYW61MPauperBakerRoyston, Hertford
Alice INKESTERU38FPauper (Head)HawkerLiverpool, Lancashire
Frederick INKESTER1mMSonLuton, Bedford
Alice JANES 2FDaughterTilsworth, Bedford
Emma JANESU27FPauper HeadWasherwomanEaton Bray, Bedford
Emma JANESM64FPauperStraw PlaiterHoughton Regis, Bedford
George JANES 5MSonScholarEaton Bray, Bedford
Jason JANES 7MSonScholarEaton Bray, Bedford
Rose JANES 4FDaughterScholarDunstable, Bedford
Elizabeth JARVISU35FPauper (Head)Straw Hat SewerLuton, Bedford
Frederick JARVIS1mMSonLuton, Bedford
Elizabeth JONESU32FVagrantFarm Servant
Robert JORDAN12MPauperScholarLondon, Middlesex
William JORDAN14MPauperScholarLondon, Middlesex
Robert KEYSU67MPauperAgricultural LabourerWadden, Buckingham
Ann KINGU50FPauperNoneLuton, Bedford
Annie KINGU50FPauperDressmakerKensworth, Bedford
Henry KITCHINERM27MPauperPlastererHemel Hempstead, Hertford
William KNIGHTU71MPauperAgricultural LabourerHoughton Regis, Bedford
Charles LACK 3MPauperScholarDunstable, Bedford
Emily LACK12FPauperScholarDunstable, Bedford
Thomas LACKW61MPauperAgricultural LabourerCranfield, Bedford
Harriet LANGHAMW77FPauperPlaiterStevenage, Hertford
Jane LAWRENCEW84FPauperStraw Hat SewerLuton, Bedford
Joseph LAWRENCE11MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Laban LAWRENCEU16MPauperNoneLuton, Bedford
David LEACHW81MPauperGamekeeperChelmsford, Essex
Joseph LEDMANW63MPauperAgricultural LabourerSwavesey, Cambridge
Annie LEECH12FPauperScholarBarton, Bedford
Ellen LEECH 8FPauperScholarBarton, Bedford
Thomas LEECH 9MPauperScholarBarton, Bedford
Maud LEEPER 2FPauperLuton, Bedford
Sarah LEEPERU40FPauperNoneLuton, Bedford
William LINGERW69MPauperAgricultural LabourerWestoning, Bedford
Maria LITTLEW70FPauperStraw Hat SewerLuton, Bedford
Ann MADDYW73FPauperStraw Hat SewerWoburn, Bedford
Ann MAYLESU55FPauperWasherwomanImbecileLuton, Bedford
William MEADW79MPauperCoachmanDunstable, Bedford
Robert MILIMOREW67MPauperAgricultural LabourerLuton, Bedford
Lydia MITCHELLU55FPauperCharingLuton, Bedford
Sarah MONKU80FPauperGeneral ServantHitchin, Hertford
Joseph NORMANM65MPauperMillerAshby De La Zouche, Leicester
Ann ODELLW89FPauperHawkerEversholt, Bedford
Emma OLDFIELDU22FPauperStraw Hat SewerDunstable, Bedford
Joseph PAINEW78MPauperAgricultural LabourerTotternhoe, Bedford
John PATEMANW70MPauperAgricultural LabourerHoughton Regis, Bedford
John PEAKU79MPauperAgricultural LabourerLuton, Bedford
James PECKW81MPauperBricklayerEast Harlone, Norfolk
Thomas PECKU23MPauperBricklayers LabourerLuton, Bedford
William PECK10MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Joseph PEDDERU70MPauperAgricultural LabourerLuton, Bedford
Mary Ann PHILPOTTSW74FPauperGeneral ServantKensworth, Bedford
Smith PICKENW71MPauperShoemakerAshwell, Hertford
James PLOUGMANW80MPauperBrickmakerLuton, Bedford
William POULTERU60MPauperAgricultural LabourerOfley, Hertford
James POULTONU61MPauperShepherdWoodside, Hertford
Elizabeth PRICEW81FPauperHat SewerLondon, Middlesex
Abraham PUNTERW61MPauperAgricultural LabourerMarkyate Street, Hertford
Amelia RAYU15FVagrantNeedlework
Eliza RAYU49FVagrantLaundress
William ROBERTSU63MPauperAgricultural LabourerStreatley, Bedford
William RUSSELLW79MPauperAgricultural LabourerHarlington, Bedford
Elizabeth SAMMISW67FPauperStraw PlaiterStanstead Hill, Hertford
Matthew SCARBOROUGHU56MPauperAgricultural Labourer
William SCRIVENERU67MPauperGroomWest Hyde, Bedford
Mary SEARLEU81FPauperNoneHoughton, Huntingdon
Sarah SHARMANU66FPauperStraw Hat SewerDunstable, Bedford
Martha SHIELDSW68FPauperStraw Bonnet SewerElfaire Galway, Ireland
Charles SHILTONW63MPauperTailorBarking, Essex
Thomas SIMPKINSU49MPauperNoneImbecileBarton, Bedford
William SIMPKINSU54MPauperNoneBarton, Bedford
James SINFIELDU65MPauperAgricultural LabourerHoughton Regis, Bedford
William SKINNERW70MPauperAgricultural LabourerFlamstead, Hertford
David SMITHW68MPauperBricklayerEast Harling, Norfolk
Emily Elizabeth SMITH 8FPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Hannah SMITHU38FPauperStraw Hat SewerImbecileEast Hyde, Bedford
John SMITHU70MPauperAgricultural LabourerLuton, Bedford
Thomas SMITHM70MPauperAgricultural LabourerMillfield, Hertford
Joseph STANIERW66MPauperAgricultural LabourerEggington, Bedford
Thomas STOKES 9MPauperScholarLondon, Middlesex
Sarah STREETONM83FPauperStraw Hat SewerLuton, Bedford
Ellen SULLIVANW74FPauperHawkerWexford, Ireland
Charlotte SUMMERFIELDU69FPauperStraw Hat SewerDunstable, Bedford
George SUMMERFIELDU19MPauperBricklayer LabourerDunstable, Bedford
Jane SUTTONW19FPauperStraw Hat SewerLuton, Bedford
Sarah SWANNW78FPauperCharwomanHaydon, Essex
Annie TAYLOR 2FDaughterBedford, Bedford
Edward TAYLOR11MSonScholarLuton, Bedford
Francis TAYLORU47MVagrantAgricultural LabourerEdmonton, Middlesex
Rebecca TAYLORM39FPauper (Head)Straw Hat SewerHoughton Regis, Bedford
Samuel TAYLOR 7MSonScholarLuton, Bedford
William TAYLOR 8MSonScholarLuton, Bedford
Elizabeth THREADER 9FPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
George THROWER 8MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Mary TOMLINSONU92FPauperStraw Hat SewerLuton, Bedford
William TREACHER12MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
William TRUMANU73MPauperFarrierBedford, Bedford
Francis TURNERU71MPauperGardenerWoodside, Hertford
Alice TURPIN10FDaughterScholarDunstable, Bedford
Eliza TURPINU27FPauper (Head)Plaiter StrawEaton Bray, Bedford
Amelia VARNEYM73FPauperNoneLuton, Bedford
James VARNEYM91MPauperPublicanBlindHarpenden, Hertford
Arthur VASS 9MPauperScholarLondon, Middlesex
George VASS 5MPauperLondon, Middlesex
Eliza VINCENTU58FPauperHat Sewer (Straw)London, Middlesex
Catherine WALKERU67FPauperStraw PlaiterImbecileMarkyate Street, Bedford
Thomas WALKERW78MPauperShepherdGravenhurst, Bedford
Elizabeth WALTONW59FPauperFish Dealer (Monger)Barnet, Hertford
Elizabeth WALTONU34FPauperBlindFinchley, Middlesex
William WARDU20MVagrantAgricultural Labourer
Charles WARMANU40MVagrantAgricultural Labourer
William WEBSTERW65MPauperWheelwrightPenn, Buckingham
Ann WHITEW51FPauperStraw Hat SewerBarton, Bedford
Elizabeth WILSONU20FPauper (Head)General ServantShillington, Bedford
Emily WILSON 1FDaughterLuton, Bedford
Sarah WILSONW69FPauperStraw Hat SewerLuton, Bedford
Herbert WINNETT13MPauperScholarLuton, Bedford
Catherine WRIGHTU60FPauperHat Sewer (Straw)ImbecileHemel Hempstead, Hertford
William WRIGHTU59MPauperAgricultural LabourerMarkyate Street, Bedford
Soloman YARRELLM64MPauperCarpenterWrestlingworth, Bedford

Total residents: 224

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