York Poor Union 1881 census

The Poor Union of York

The Poor Union of York

The Poor law union of York covers in the main the Ainsty of York, and small area’s of the three Ridings of Yorkshire, East, North and West.
It actually comes 76th in the list of poor law unions when it comes to numbers with a Banwell figure of 3.13 a population of 76.778 and 25 Featherstone and variants.