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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 Saunders58
 his wifeJoan55
 his sonsJohn40
  Anthony34
 his grandchildrenWilliam10
  John8
  Elizabeth6
 his servantsAbraham Rowe28
  Abraham Highwood14
  William Nickles17
  Marget Stocky35
  Rebeca Mocksy17
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Sales [Saul's Farm]   
  Mr Andrew Saunders52
 his sonsAndrew29
  William18
  Robert17
  John15
 his daughtersAnn27
  Elizabeth25
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Raishly [Rashleigh]   
  Mr John Passmore48
 his wifeElizabeth50
 his sonsJohn17
  Richard12
 his daughtersElizabeth15
  Ann14
 his servantsWilliam Pase48
  Francis Simmins27
  Willmet Triger31
  Elizabeth Triger ???16
 his apprenticeohn Beadford17
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Labdon   
  Mr John Osman23
 his wifeSusanna20
  Elizabeth Partridge20
 his servantsGeorge Diblin ??17
  John Saunders15
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Stone   
  Mr Samuel Snell24
 his wifeAnn26
 his daughterAnn1
 his servantGeorge Lange16
 his apprenticeGrace Born9
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?   
  Mr Stafford Heighwood40
 his wifeAnn35
 his daughtersMary9
  Elizabeth7
  Ann6
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Upcott   
  Mr Robert Goss49
 his wifeMary40
 his sonsWilliam8
  Robert7
  John4
  Andrew3
 his daughterMary1
 his apprenticeWilliam Wesvcott16
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Higher Upcott   
  Mr William Herd40
 his wifeMarget38
 his sonsWilliam6
  John5
 his daughterAnn2
  Ann Luxton9
 his servantJoan Bakre ??27
 his apprenticeWilliam Lyle16
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?   
  Mr William Lange50
 his wifeMary45
 his daughterMary24
  Elizabeth Kingwell ??18
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?   
  Mr William Saunders50
 his wifeMary45
 his sonRichard9
 his servantsThomas Lange18
  Susanna Willcox28
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Bidbre [Bidbeer]   
  Mr Hugh Pyke26
 his wifeAnn25
 his sonWilliam??
 his brotherJohn18
 his apprenticesJohn Webber9
  Grace Luxton21
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Yellands   
  Mr John Kneight63
 his wifeMary62
 his grandsonJohn7
 his servantsMary Westcott26
  William Westcott20
 his apprenticeJohn Mean19
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Wembworthy Down   
  Mr John Luxton30
 his wifeAnn28
 his sonsSamuel8
  Richard5
  Robert1
 his daughterElizabeth7
 his servantsJohn Lee40
  Thomas Reed29
  Ales ?? Webber26
 his apprenticePhillip Mean17
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Allywill ??   
  Mr Robert Kneight40
 his wifeAnn30
 his sonRobert3
 his daughterMary5
 his apprenticesThomas Standlake15
  Ann Trigger14
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Down   
  Mr Gregory Goss64
 his wifeElizabeth60
 his sonsWilliam25
  John16
 his daughtersGrace21
  Mary19
 his servantsThomas Mean25
 his apprenticeWilliam trigger17
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Kinny down [Kennydown Farm]   
  Mr William Friend45
 his housekeeperElizabeth Westcott40
 his servantsThomas Westcott18
  Thomas Rowe26
  Mary Parkhouse17
 his apprenticesWillaim Friend16
  Phillip Westcott10
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Goses [Gosse's Farm]   
  Mr George Nickles50
 his wifeElizabeth48
 his sonsGeorge27
  John26
  Richard17
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Goses   
  Elizabeth Underhill50
 her sonRobert8
 her daughtersAmey23
  Ann17
 her grandsonWilliamhalf one
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Hole   
  Mr John Gudgeaford30
 his wifeAnn28
 his sonJohn2 months
 his daughtersElizabeth4
  Mary3
 his apprenticesThomas Chudley16
  Joseph Underhill14
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Larrences ?   
  Mr John Mean45
 his wifeJoan40
 his sonsJohn12
  Richard2
 his daughtersMary10
  Ann6
 his father in lawThomas Galserry84
 living in the same houseAnn Mirifill50
  Mary Calb34
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Bridge Reeve   
  Mr John Westcott45
 his wifeJudith40
 his sonJohn4
 his daughterElizabeth15
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Bridge Reeve   
  Mr James Herding30
 his wifeElizabeth36
 his sonJames1
 his daughterMary3
 his mother in lawMary Hellings64
 his ------?Mary Hellings-
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Bridge Reeve   
  Mr John Honney34
 his wifeSusanna32
 his sonsRichard10
  John7
 his daughterMary1
 living in the same houseMary Gieve ?84
    
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Rashleigh   
  James Gallyver24
  Isaac20
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Rashleigh   
  Mr George Wrankmore35
 his wifeJoan30
 his sonsGeorge8
  John4
  William3 months
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Rashleigh   
  Mr George Mayne36
 his wifeElizabeth-
 his sonRichard7
 his daughterMary3
 his fatherRichard80
 living in the same houseMary Cann ?56
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Bridge Reeve   
  Mr Michal Skinner48
 his wifeElizabeth44
 his sonsBenjamin16
  Michal9
 his daughterMary11
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Bridge Reeve   
  Mr John Trigger64
 his wifeSarah60
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Bridge Reeve   
  Mr Absalom Trigger30
 his wifeGrace28
 his sonRichard4
 his daughtersAnn6
  Eliz2
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? house   
  Catherine Arscott66
 her sonSamuel25
 her daughterMary36
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? House   
  John Sture40
 his wifeMary35
 his sonsJohn7
 Peter3 
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? house   
  Christian Gorvet50
 her sonJohn19
 her daughterChristian16
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Gallins Green   
  Cornet ? Short45
 his wifeJoan40
 his daughterSusanna16
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Gallins green   
  Marget Petres48
 her sonSimon18
 her daughterMary20
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Gallins Green   
  Mr Thomas Luxton30
 his wifeElizabeth28
 his daughtersMary4
  Elizabeth3
 his sonJohn6 months
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Gallins Green   
  Elizabeth Reed50
 her daughterJoan20
 her grand-daughterMary Peck6
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Spekes Cross   
  Mr George Bird40
 his wifeElizabeth36
 his sonRobert6
 his daughterElizabeth2
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Spekes Cross   
  Mr William Willky30
 his wifePrue32
 his sonWilliam5
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Spekes CrossMr Daniel Cloke46 
 his wifeAbigail40
 his sonsDaniel5
  Jeremiah-
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Spekes Cross   
  Mr John Sloman67
 his wifeMary50
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Spekes Cross   
  Mr Richard Hill24
 his wifeElizabeth30
 his daughterElizabeth1
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