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The transcript below shows Sarah Boys (nee Thornton) age fifty-five living in Mile End Old Town, which is located in the East End of London approximately four miles east of Charing Cross. She was employed as a silk weaver, an occupation common in the East End since the sixteenth century when the Huguenots fled europe as religous exiles.

Address Hs Forename Surname Age Profession Born Born
M F C'nty O's
Mary Weaver 20 Nurse Y
1 James Jones 50 Silk Weaver N
Ann Jones 50 N
James Jones 20 Y
Ann Jones 20 Y
Alfie Jones 20 Y
Henry Jones 15 Y
James Pile 15 Printer J Y
West St 1 Sarah Boys 55 Silk Weaver Y
Sarah E Boys 30 Silk Weaver Y
Louisa Boys 25 Silk Weaver Y
Charlotte Boys 23 Silk Weaver Y
Emma Boys 15 Silk Weaver Y
West St 1 Isaac Connell 55 Silk Weaver Y
Mary Connell 55 Silk Weaver Y
Mary Wild 30 Silk Weaver Y
Mary Wild 8 Y
Sarah Wild 6 Y
West St 1 William Bailey 50 Silk Weaver N
Mary Bailey 20 Y
William Bailey 16 N
Caroline Bailey 14 Y
Anne Bailey 12 Y
Sammel Bailey 8 Y
West St 1 Thos 25 Y

Notes:

  1.  'Bn Cnty' implies born in the same County as resident
  2.  'Bn O's' stands for 'Born Overseas'
  3.  'West St (Cd)' stands for 'West Street (Continued)'
  4.  'Printer J' stands for 'Printer Journeyman'
  5.  'Pol Officer' stands for 'Police Officer'
  6.  'de Lab'e' stands for 'de Labestanche'
  7.  Ages above 15 are rounded down to the nearest 5 years
  8.  Ref to original census record: HO107 / 713 / Book 5, f 29, p 11.
  1.  'Bn Cnty' implies born in the same County as resident
  2.  'Bn O's' stands for 'Born Overseas'
  3.  'West St (Cont)' stands for 'West Street (Continued)'
  4.  'Printer J' stands for 'Printer Journeyman'
  5.  'de Labest'e' stands for 'de Labestanche'
  6.  Ages above 15 are rounded down to the nearest 5 years
  7.  Ref to original census record: HO107 / 713 / Book 5, f 29, p 11.
  1.  'Bn Cnty' implies born in the same County as resident
  2.  'Bn O's' stands for 'Born Overseas'
  3.  Ages above 15 are rounded down to the nearest 5 years
  4.  Ref to original census record: HO107 / 713 / Book 5, f 29, p 11.
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