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Civil Parish [or Township] of St. George’s
Municipal Borough of Wigan
Municipal Ward of St. George’s
Urban Sanitary District of Wigan
Ecclesiastical Parish or District of St. George’s

ROAD, STREET, &c. and No. or NAME of HOUSE HOUSES NAME and Surname of each Person RELATION to Head of Family CONDITION as to Marriage AGE last Birthday of Rank, Profession, or OCCUPATION WHERE BORN
Inhabited Uninhabited (U.) or Building (B.) Males Females
20 & 22 Harrogate Street 1   Edward Barton Head Married 41   Iron Moulder Lancaster Barton
Ann Barton Wife Married   40   Lancaster Skelmersdale
Alice Barton Daughter Unmarried   17 Factory Operative Lancaster Wigan
Ellen Barton Daughter Unmarried   15 Factory Operative Lancaster Wigan
Henry Barton Son   13     Lancaster Wigan
John Barton Son   11   Scholar Lancaster Wigan
Annie Barton Daughter     9 Scholar Lancaster Wigan
Richard Barton Son   7   Scholar Lancaster Wigan
Margaret Barton Daughter     3 Scholar Lancaster Wigan

[Census Reference: RG11 3776 (page 12). The 1881 census was taken on the night of 3 April.]

Research Notes

Living next door to the family was Susanna Barton, age 39, a Provision Dealer from Winstanley with her children Henry, Edward, John, Evan, Ellen, and Thomas (ages 3 to 12). Susanna may or may not have been Edward’s sister-in-law.