Census Confusion in 1881
It reality, this family had far more Census ‘savvy’ that we credit our ancestors of 130 years ago.
George , a farmer, was married to the second of his four wife’s at that time, Susanna Palethorpe .
In this case ‘Step Daughter’; Carrie Palethorpe is the Susanna’s daughter from her previous marriage.
George , meanwhile was enjoying the hospitality of his niece and husband, 50 metres away at the Plough Inn in Horbling.
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