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Milton Street in 1901 (tables)

Distribution of residents' places of birth

Quantity

Place of birth

42

London

29

Herts, 23 of whom from Watford

9

Bedfordshire

9

Buckinghamshire

7

Lancashire

5

Berkshire

4

Dorset

4

Warwickshire

4

Cumberland

3

Kent

1

Caernarvon

1

Devon

1

Essex

1

Glasgow

1

Hampshire

1

Isle of Wight

1

Ireland

1

Lincolnshire

1

Middlesex

1

Norfolk

1

Northamptonshire

1

Shropshire

1

Staffordshire

1

Surrey

1

Yorkshire

Residents of Milton Street

No.

Name(s)

Age

Occupation

Where born

1

Robert SQUIRE

32

House Decorator/Painter

Hemel Hempstead

Fanny SQUIRE

29


Watford

2

William ALLEN

25

Railway Stoker

Drayton Beauchamp, Bucks

Rose ALLEN

25


Buckland Common, Bucks

Dorothy (2) & Rose (8 mths)



Buckland Common, Bucks

3

Edward ADAMS

35

Bricklayer's Foreman

Saffron Walden, Essex

Edith ADAMS

37


Homerton, London

Doris (10), Reginald (6), Charles (4), Arthur (1) & Elsie (1 mth)



Watford

4

William READ

28

Stationary Engine Driver

Thornfield, Dorset

Rosina READ

23


St. Pancras, London

William (1 mth)



Watford

Eliza CLERK (mother-in-law)

59

Monthly Nurse

Bletchley, Bucks

5

Arthur TEESDALE

35

Photographer’s Traveller

Ireland

Annie TEESDALE

33


Ryde, Isle-of-Wight

Ivy (2) & George (11 mths)



Tunbridge Wells, Kent

6

Thomas STREET

39

RSPCA Inspector

Poole, Dorset

Amelia STREET

34


Poole, Dorset

7

William HUDSON

26

Accountant's Clerk

London

Elisabeth HUDSON

32


Norwich, Norfolk

8

George BOFF

31

Railway Ticket Examiner

Aldenham, Herts

Frances BOFF

27


Richmond, Surrey

George J. (7 mths)



Watford

8A

Alfred WEEKS

42

Painter & Sign Writer

Walworth, London

Annie WEEKS

52


Chelsea, London

9

Miss S. Parkinson STRAPP

32

Milliner

Leighton, Beds

Miss Harriet STRAPP (sister)

47

Dressmaker

Leighton, Beds

10

Alfred WILSON

26

Railway Clerk

Kensington, London

Jessie WILSON

25


Homerton, London

Jessie E. (3)



Sudbury, Middx

Elizabeth BIRCH (grandmother)

78


London

Florence TAYLOR (sister-in-law)

14


West Ham, London

11

Robert WRIGHT

28

Wood Turner

Watford

Mary WRIGHT

25


Croxley Green

Mabel (6 mths)



Watford

12

William HODGKINS

27

Carpenter

Hampstead, London

Emily HODGKINS

24


Croxley Green

Winifred (3) & Aubrey (1)



Watford

13

Herbert HOLDEN

34

Commercial Clerk

St. Pancras, London

Ada HOLDEN

34


St. Pancras, London

Leslie (6) & Allan (3)



St. Pancras, London; Hampstead, London

14

George WHEATLEY

47

Builders Labourer

London

Maria WHEATLEY

50


Sweeton, Leics

Carolina

20

Photographer's Printer

Leicester, Leics

James

18

General Labourer

London

George

15

House Boy (Domestic)

London

Charlie (13) & Victoria (1 mth)



London; Watford

15

William LEAK

58

Railway Clerk

Hull, Yorks

Harriett LEAK

51


Andover, Hants

William E.

24

Disabled

London

Harriett J.

20

Dressmaker

London

Bertie (12) & Ethel (11)



London

16

James CARSON

27

Railway Clerk

Egremont, Cumbs

Emily CARSON

27


Broughton, Lancs

William (3)



Rugby, Warks

Arthur SMITH (brother)

24

Market Gardener

Broughton, Lancs

Ella SMITH (sister-in-law)

21

Living on own means

Chester, Cumbs

17

Samuel WILMOT

25

Railway Clerk

St. Pancras, London

Edith WILMOT

23


St. Pancras, London

18

Samuel TUSHINGHAM

41

Railway Clerk

Stafford, Staffs

Annie TUSHINGHAM

35


East Dulwich, London

Mabel (12) & Alice (9)



Harlesden, London

19

William CULVER

33

House Decorator/Painter

St. Pancras, London

Angelina CULVER

35


Pimlico, London

Laurey (3)



Watford

20

Willie DEWICK

38

Railway Messenger

Bletchley, Bucks

Elizabeth DEWICK

36


St. Pancras, London

William (14), Edward (11), Stanley (6) & Leonard (1)



St. Pancras, London; ditto; Harlesden, London; Watford

21

Charles RUSSELL

28

Railway Clerk

Holloway, London

Jane RUSSELL

24


Glasgow

22

Susannah OWEN (widow)

52

Head of Household

Watford

Charles

27

Railway Clerk

Wigan, Lancs

Florence

19

Packer (Photographer)

Preston, Lancs

John (13)



Preston, Lancs

23

Thomas HOWARD

48

Railway Engine Driver

Bletchley, Bucks

Jane HOWARD

47


Wigan, Lancs

Ellen

21

Dressmaker

Watford

Thomas

19

Photographer's Clerk

Watford

James

16

Carpenter's Apprentice

Watford

Harry (13)



Watford

24

Louisa YATES

40

House Head/Dressmaker

Horton, Dorset

William

23

Grocer's Assistant

Compton, Berks

Lewis

21

Loco. Carriage Cleaner

Compton, Berks

Ethel

19

Paper Packer

Compton, Berks

Ernest

16

Builder's Clerk

Compton, Berks

Mabel (13)



Compton, Berks

Joseph HICKMAN (boarder)

18

Signal Lighter (Loco)

Ravensthorpe, Northants

25

Edwin JONES

38

Hackney Carriage Driver

Aston, Birmingham

Harriett JONES

38


Aston, Birmingham

26

Alfred RONSON

25

Railway Clerk

Birmingham

Amy RONSON

23


Watford

27

Alfred HALL

39

House Painter

Leighton Buzzard, Beds

Mary HALL

38


Leighton Buzzard, Beds

Ernest (12)



Leighton Buzzard, Beds

28

Thomas PICKERING

29

Railway Clerk

Measham, Leics

Selina PICKERING

29


Snarestone, Leics

Dorothy (11 mths)



Harlesden, London

Arthur (brother)

16

Railway Clerk

Snarestone, Leics

29

Robert EVANS

37

Printer's Reader

Bethesda, Carnarvon

Susan EVANS

37


Bowthorpe, Lincs

George (6), Margaret (4), Susan K. (3) & Robert B. (1)



Barnsbury, London; Willesden, London; ditto; ditto

30

Horace WOOLLEY

41

Hardware Merchant

Devonport, Devon

Sarah WOOLLEY

49


Chesham, Bucks

Horace A.

17

Hardware Clerk

Chesham, Bucks

31*

George GREGORY

25

Carpenter & Joiner

Long Marston, Herts

Emma GREGORY

25


Billington, Beds

Susan THOMSON (sister-in-law)

17

Paper Machinist

Billington, Beds

32*

Albert MILLS

23

Builders Clerk

Hampstead, London

Lynda MILLS

19


Dunstable, Beds

Laurence (1 mth)



Watford

33*

Harriett HOLLAND

35

Head of Household

Little Drayton, Salop

Harrold (11), Frederick (8) & John (7)



Markfield, Leics; Kilndown, Kent; Watford

Primrose SMITH

19

General Servant

Bricket Wood

Credits

Research: Sue Carter and Joy Lees; North Watford History Group.
Author: Sue Carter and Joy Lees; North Watford History Group.

References

  1. 1901 census
  2. Peacocks Watford Directory, 1901

[Added by Glen: 9:55pm 25 Apr 2009]

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