Census transcript for Sydney Edward Perkins Burridge (1845-1899) & family

1851: Catherine Place, St Albans, Hertfordshire.  Mary Burridge (head, widow) age 57, born St Albans Herts occ Nurse. Harriet Burridge (dtr) age 27, born St Albans Herts occ Bonnet sewer. Esther Burridge (dtr) age 24, born St Albans Herts occ Bonnet sewer. Sydney Edward Perkins Burridge (g-son) age 5, born St Albans Herts. Mary Anne Elizabeth Burridge (g-dtr) age 2, born St Albans Herts. NA ref HO107/1713/255 page 48 sch 226

1861: Saracen’s Head Yard, St Albans, Herts. Mary Burridge (head, widow) age 67, born St Albans Herts. Harriott [sic] Burridge (dtr) age 37, born St Albans Herts occ Straw Hat Server. Sydney E. Burridge (g-son) age 15, born St Albans Herts occ Errand Boy. Mary Ann Burridge (g-dtr) age 12, born St Albans Herts. Catherine Ann Burridge (g-dtr) age 7, born St Albans Herts. Esther Rose Burridge (g-dtr) age 5, born St Albans Herts. NA ref RG9/830/11 page 17 sch 87

1871: 5 Dukes Court, St Martin in the Fields, London. Sydney E. Burridge (Lodger, unmarried) age 25, born St Albans Herts occ Waiter. Living in the household of Thomas Bartlett age 58, a Theatrical machinist, born Bath Somerset. NA ref RG10/358/25 page 43 sch 298

1881: 43 Elliotts Row, St George, Southwark. Sydney E. P. Burridge (head) age 35, born Herts occ Waiter. Emily Burridge (wife) age 33, born Essex. Catherine A. M. Burridge (sister) age 26, born Herts occ Milliner. George Griffiths (lodger, widower) age 93, born London City occ Retired Goldsmith. NA ref RG11/529/131 page 35 sch 229

1891: Edward Burridge [sic] age 45, born St Albans Herts occ Waiter. Emily Burridge (wife) age 45, born Coggeshall Essex. Louisa Down (lodger) age 26, born Lambeth Surrey occ Tailoress. NA ref RG12/1059/22 page 36 sch 234

1901: 82 Amfreville Road, Hornsey, Middlesex. Emily Burridge (head, widow) age 45, born Cogishall [sic] Essex occ Living on own means. Louisa Downes (boarder) age 45, born Lambeth London occ Dressmaker. NA ref RG12/1237/25 page 42 sch 294. The ages quoted here are dubious. Emily’s age is the same as given in the 1891 census & her boarder has aged 19 years!