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An Early Wembworthy Census

Census taken by the vicar of the parish of Wembworthy in c.1779:

A list of all the inhabitants of this parish

Devon Record Office (DRO 1165Z/Z1)

Transcribed by Nick Mayne

Made available by permission of the Devon Record Office

Highwood [Heywood]      
    Mr John Saunders 58
  his wife Joan 55
  his sons John 40
    Anthony 34
  his grandchildren William 10
    John 8
    Elizabeth 6
  his servants Abraham Rowe 28
    Abraham Highwood 14
    William Nickles 17
    Marget Stocky 35
    Rebeca Mocksy 17
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Sales [Saul's Farm]      
    Mr Andrew Saunders 52
  his sons Andrew 29
    William 18
    Robert 17
    John 15
  his daughters Ann 27
    Elizabeth 25
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Raishly [Rashleigh]      
    Mr John Passmore 48
  his wife Elizabeth 50
  his sons John 17
    Richard 12
  his daughters Elizabeth 15
    Ann 14
  his servants William Pase 48
    Francis Simmins 27
    Willmet Triger 31
    Elizabeth Triger ??? 16
  his apprentice ohn Beadford 17
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Labdon      
    Mr John Osman 23
  his wife Susanna 20
    Elizabeth Partridge 20
  his servants George Diblin ?? 17
    John Saunders 15
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Stone      
    Mr Samuel Snell 24
  his wife Ann 26
  his daughter Ann 1
  his servant George Lange 16
  his apprentice Grace Born 9
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?      
    Mr Stafford Heighwood 40
  his wife Ann 35
  his daughters Mary 9
    Elizabeth 7
    Ann 6
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Upcott      
    Mr Robert Goss 49
  his wife Mary 40
  his sons William 8
    Robert 7
    John 4
    Andrew 3
  his daughter Mary 1
  his apprentice William Wesvcott 16
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Higher Upcott      
    Mr William Herd 40
  his wife Marget 38
  his sons William 6
    John 5
  his daughter Ann 2
    Ann Luxton 9
  his servant Joan Bakre ?? 27
  his apprentice William Lyle 16
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?      
    Mr William Lange 50
  his wife Mary 45
  his daughter Mary 24
    Elizabeth Kingwell ?? 18
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?      
    Mr William Saunders 50
  his wife Mary 45
  his son Richard 9
  his servants Thomas Lange 18
    Susanna Willcox 28
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Bidbre [Bidbeer]      
    Mr Hugh Pyke 26
  his wife Ann 25
  his son William ??
  his brother John 18
  his apprentices John Webber 9
    Grace Luxton 21
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Yellands      
    Mr John Kneight 63
  his wife Mary 62
  his grandson John 7
  his servants Mary Westcott 26
    William Westcott 20
  his apprentice John Mean 19
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Wembworthy Down      
    Mr John Luxton 30
  his wife Ann 28
  his sons Samuel 8
    Richard 5
    Robert 1
  his daughter Elizabeth 7
  his servants John Lee 40
    Thomas Reed 29
    Ales ?? Webber 26
  his apprentice Phillip Mean 17
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Allywill ??      
    Mr Robert Kneight 40
  his wife Ann 30
  his son Robert 3
  his daughter Mary 5
  his apprentices Thomas Standlake 15
    Ann Trigger 14
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Down      
    Mr Gregory Goss 64
  his wife Elizabeth 60
  his sons William 25
    John 16
  his daughters Grace 21
    Mary 19
  his servants Thomas Mean 25
  his apprentice William trigger 17
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Kinny down [Kennydown Farm]      
    Mr William Friend 45
  his housekeeper Elizabeth Westcott 40
  his servants Thomas Westcott 18
    Thomas Rowe 26
    Mary Parkhouse 17
  his apprentices Willaim Friend 16
    Phillip Westcott 10
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Goses [Gosse's Farm]      
    Mr George Nickles 50
  his wife Elizabeth 48
  his sons George 27
    John 26
    Richard 17
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Goses      
    Elizabeth Underhill 50
  her son Robert 8
  her daughters Amey 23
    Ann 17
  her grandson William half one
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Hole      
    Mr John Gudgeaford 30
  his wife Ann 28
  his son John 2 months
  his daughters Elizabeth 4
    Mary 3
  his apprentices Thomas Chudley 16
    Joseph Underhill 14
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Larrences ?      
    Mr John Mean 45
  his wife Joan 40
  his sons John 12
    Richard 2
  his daughters Mary 10
    Ann 6
  his father in law Thomas Galserry 84
  living in the same house Ann Mirifill 50
    Mary Calb 34
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Bridge Reeve      
    Mr John Westcott 45
  his wife Judith 40
  his son John 4
  his daughter Elizabeth 15
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Bridge Reeve      
    Mr James Herding 30
  his wife Elizabeth 36
  his son James 1
  his daughter Mary 3
  his mother in law Mary Hellings 64
  his ------? Mary Hellings -
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Bridge Reeve      
    Mr John Honney 34
  his wife Susanna 32
  his sons Richard 10
    John 7
  his daughter Mary 1
  living in the same house Mary Gieve ? 84
       
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Rashleigh      
    James Gallyver 24
    Isaac 20
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Rashleigh      
    Mr George Wrankmore 35
  his wife Joan 30
  his sons George 8
    John 4
    William 3 months
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Rashleigh      
    Mr George Mayne 36
  his wife Elizabeth -
  his son Richard 7
  his daughter Mary 3
  his father Richard 80
  living in the same house Mary Cann ? 56
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Bridge Reeve      
    Mr Michal Skinner 48
  his wife Elizabeth 44
  his sons Benjamin 16
    Michal 9
  his daughter Mary 11
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Bridge Reeve      
    Mr John Trigger 64
  his wife Sarah 60
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Bridge Reeve      
    Mr Absalom Trigger 30
  his wife Grace 28
  his son Richard 4
  his daughters Ann 6
    Eliz 2
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? house      
    Catherine Arscott 66
  her son Samuel 25
  her daughter Mary 36
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? House      
    John Sture 40
  his wife Mary 35
  his sons John 7
  Peter 3  
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? house      
    Christian Gorvet 50
  her son John 19
  her daughter Christian 16
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Gallins Green      
    Cornet ? Short 45
  his wife Joan 40
  his daughter Susanna 16
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Gallins green      
    Marget Petres 48
  her son Simon 18
  her daughter Mary 20
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Gallins Green      
    Mr Thomas Luxton 30
  his wife Elizabeth 28
  his daughters Mary 4
    Elizabeth 3
  his son John 6 months
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Gallins Green      
    Elizabeth Reed 50
  her daughter Joan 20
  her grand-daughter Mary Peck 6
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Spekes Cross      
    Mr George Bird 40
  his wife Elizabeth 36
  his son Robert 6
  his daughter Elizabeth 2
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Spekes Cross      
    Mr William Willky 30
  his wife Prue 32
  his son William 5
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Spekes Cross Mr Daniel Cloke 46  
  his wife Abigail 40
  his sons Daniel 5
    Jeremiah -
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Spekes Cross      
    Mr John Sloman 67
  his wife Mary 50
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Spekes Cross      
    Mr Richard Hill 24
  his wife Elizabeth 30
  his daughter Elizabeth 1
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