Census transcript

Richard Williams Jones  (1863-1907) & family

1881: Somerby, Leicestershire (dwelling not given but thought to be Knossington Grange). Richard W. Jones (servant) age 18, born Walsall Staffordshire occ Groom. Household head: Alexander Duncan age 30, born Edinburgh, no occupation. Louisa E. Duncan (wife) age 27, born Pilsgate Northampton. Alexander Duncan (son) age 11 months, born London.  There were 8 other servants listed: a Butler, Page boy, Nurse, Housemaid, under Housemaid, Lady’s maid, Cook and Odd [job] man. NA ref RG11/3181/38 page 30

1871: Prestons Lodge, Knossington, Leicestershire. Elizabeth Jones (head, widow) age 44, born Knossington occ Charwoman. Jonathan Jones (son) age 13, born Walsall occ farmer's boy. Richard Jones (son) age 8, born Walsall. NA ref RG10/3299/5 page 25

1881: 14 Sydney Villas, Church Road, Richmond, Surrey. Mary Ann Lillywhite (servant) age 16, born W. Brentford Middlesex occ General Servant (domestic). Living in the household of Robert Tate age 85, born St Martins London occ Retired Goldsmith. Anne Tate (wife) age 79, born St Giles London. Annie L. Kemp (grand-dtr) age 23, born Great Yarmouth occ Governess. NA ref RG11/844/127 page 22 sch 130

1891: 9 New Street, Walsall, Staffordshire. Richard Jones (boarder) age 28, born Walsall Staffs occ Farm Labourer. One of 14 boarders in the household headed by William Lutton age 39, born Middlesex occ Lodging House Manager. NA ref  RG12/2249/117 page 9-10 sch 42

1891: 7 Penlee Villas, Stoke Damerel, Devonport. Mary Lillywhite (Servant) age 26, born Brentford Middlesex. Living in the household of Herbert Lyon, age 34, born Altrincham Cheshire occ Lieutenant, Royal Navy. NA ref RG12/1745/12 page 17 sch 129

1901: 51 Meeson Road, West Ham. Richard Jones (head, widower) age 38, born Walsall Staffordshire occ Stage carriage driver. Richard J. Jones (son) age 9, born West Ham Essex. Lillian M. Jones (dtr) age 7, born West Ham Essex. Emily L. Perry (visitor) age 26, born Ilford Essex. NA ref RG13/1567/124 page 16 sch 121