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1881 Census: Residents of Wem Union Workhouse, Love Lane, Wem, Shropshire

NameMarAgeSexRelationOccupationHandicapBirthplace
Staff
Andrew ROWLEYW62MHeadWorkhouse Master (Muni)Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Elizth.M. ROWLEYU29FDaurWorkhouse MatronNewport, Shropshire
Lucy J. ROWLEYU28FDaurAssistant MatronWem, Shropshire
Hannah UMPLEBYW63FNurseNurse (H Serv)Otley, York
Inmates
Sarah ADAMSU46FInmateDomestic Serv CookHadnal, Shropshire
Phebe ADDISU15FInmateHousemaid Domestic ServShrewsbury, Shropshire
William ADDIS1mMInmateWem, Shropshire
Elizabeth ASHLEYU62FInmateDomestic Serv LaundressPrees, Shropshire
Ann ASTLEYU45FInmateIdiotWem, Shropshire
William BATHO 3MInmateWem, Shropshire
John BECKETTU59MInmateShoemakerWem, Shropshire
Lydia BECKETTW84FInmateDomestic Serv CookCockshutt, Shropshire
Thomas BEVINGTONW76MInmateAg Lab (N O)Loppington, Shropshire
Jane BICKLEYU49FInmateWem, Shropshire
Louisa CARTWRIGHT 7FInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
Mary CARTWRIGHT11FInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
Albert CHIDLOW 3MInmateScholarWelshampton, Shropshire
Martha CHIDLOWM31FInmateDressmakerWelshampton, Shropshire
Sarah CHIDLOW12FInmateScholarBurslem, Stafford
Thomas CHIDLOW13MInmateScholarBurslem, Stafford
John CLORLEY 6MInmateScholarLoppington, Shropshire
Ann EVENSONU45FInmateIdiotPrees, Shropshire
Ellen FLETCHER12FInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
Thomas FLETCHERW70MInmateFarm Lab Cowman (N O)Muckleton, Shropshire
Jane FORGHAMU28FInmateFarm Serv HousemaidWem, Shropshire
Maria GLADDISHU51FInmateDomestic Serv CookDeptford, Kent
Thomas GOUGH10MInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
William GOUGHW66MInmateBricklayer (N O)Hodnet, Shropshire
Martha HALLU31FInmatePrees, Shropshire
Thomas HALL 4MInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
William HALL10MInmateScholarLoppington, Shropshire
Lydia HAMLETTU2mFInmateWem, Shropshire
Sarah HAMLETTU25FInmateDomestic Serv HousemaidWem, Shropshire
John HANDLEYW76MInmateAg Lab (N O)Prees, Shropshire
John HARRISONW71MInmateAg Lab (N O)Grinshill, Shropshire
William HARRISONU30MInmateHawkerLiverpool, Lancashire
Samuel HAZLEWOODW87MInmateAg Serv (N O)Bishops Castle, Shropshire
John HENSHAWW71MInmateAg Lab (N O)Wem, Shropshire
Richard HIGGINSONU71MInmateFarm Serv Cowman (N O)Prees, Shropshire
Sarah HINTON 7FInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
Elizabeth HOPEY12FInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
William HOPEY11MInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
Josiah HUXLEY 9MInmateScholarPrees, Shropshire
William HUXLEY13MInmateScholarPrees, Shropshire
Francis JEBBW71MInmateAg Serv (N O)Edgeboulton, Shropshire
Elizabeth JOHNSONU51FInmateDomestic Serv (Cook)Market Drayton, Shropshire
James KELLEYW79MInmateAg Lab (N O)Armagh, Ireland
William MC KIBBONU25MInmateAg LabBelfast, Ireland
Mary A. KYNASTON10FInmateScholarWest Indies
James LEEU41MInmateBricklayerBristol, Somerset
Henry LLOYD 9MInmateScholarShawbury, Shropshire
Sophia LLOYDW44FInmateDomestic Serv HousemaidShrewsbury, Shropshire
William LLOYD 3MInmateScholarMoreton Corbet, Shropshire
John MACDONALD 9MInmateScholarDewsbury, York
Mary MACDONALDM68FInmateWasherwomanSligo, Ireland
George MILLERW53MInmateAg LabGloucester, Gloucester
Ann MORRISU24FInmateIdiotPrees, Shropshire
George MORRIS14MInmateScholarPrees, Shropshire
Henry PEMBERTON13MInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
John PESCALLW79MInmateFarmer (N O)Shawbury, Shropshire
Mary PESCALLU54FInmateCook Domestic ServHadnal, Shropshire
Elizabeth RALPHSU31FInmateDomestic Serv HousemaidBesford Wood, Shropshire
Emma RALPHS 1FInmateWem, Shropshire
George RALPHS 5MInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
Georgina RALPHS 3FInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
John RODENU67MInmate(N O) Farm Serv (Cowman)Prees, Shropshire
Alice ROGERSW79FInmateDomestic Serv HousemaidPrees, Shropshire
Ellen ROGERS 5FInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
Thomas RUSCOEW79MInmateAg Lab (N O)Prees, Shropshire
Albert SMITH 1MInmateWem, Shropshire
Ann SMITHU32FInmateDomestic Serv HousemaidChester, Cheshire
Elizabeth SMITH10FInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
Thomas SMITH12MInmateScholarPrees, Shropshire
Thomas SMITHW66MInmateGamekeeper (N O)Cromer, Norfolk
Walter SMITH 4MInmateScholarWem, Shropshire
William SMITHW89MInmateAg Lab (N O)Wem, Shropshire
William THOMPSONW60MInmateAg Lab (N O)Monaghan Co, Ireland
James TURTONM69MInmateCoal Miner (N O)Oakengates, Shropshire
Emma WAGG12FInmateScholarEdstaston, Shropshire
John WOODVINEU31MInmateAg ServPrees, Shropshire

Total residents: 80

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