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Norfolk: Carleton Rode

Census: 1777

Carleton Rode is one of the few places in the county for which a census before 1841 containing names survives.

This 1777 Norfolk Record Office document [with the reference PD 254/187 and on Microform reference MF1857/180-1] is in a book (A5 size) and on 12 pages.

[Transcription copyright © Mike Bristow]

Surname Index

The following surnames are contained in the document. The numbers following each are the Page numbers which contain one or more occurences of the name.

Be aware that spelling varied so that eg. Garradd/Garrard/Garrodd may all be the same family.

Abern (7)
Adams (10)
Adcock (8)
Alderton (1)
Austin (6,10)
Bale (2)
Bales (2)
Banham (7)
Barnard (9)
Barns (2)
Barton (6)
Bibey (8)
Bircham (6)
Bird (2,3)
Boodle (3)
Bowen (8)
Bridges (8)
Brigg (3)
Briggs (2,4,6,7,8)
Brighten (2,4)
Browne (2,6,7,9)
Buck (7)
Bugg (9)
Burton (1,9)
Cable (8)
Cann (1)
Castleton (3)
Catermowle (3)
Chalker (1)
Chapple (9)
Cheaney (1,6)
Clark (3)
Colman (2)
Dack (10)
Dawdsey (8)
Ellis (6)
Everett (2,3)
Farrow (6)
Feek (3,6)
Fisher (9)
Foister (7)
Ford (8)
Foulsham (1)
Frost (6)
George (6)
Glover (4)
Goulty (4,6)
Greengrass (10)
Greeve (8)
Grey (3,4)
Hall (4,6)
Hardiman (2)
Hardy (1,9)
Hart (2)
Hastings (7,8)
Hawes (1)
Hill (3)
Hinchley (7)
Howard (2)
Jacob (4)
Johnson (4)
Julians (6)
Kemp (2,4,6,8,9,10)
Knights (4)
Kyberd (6)
Lansdale (9)
Laurence (7)
Lewall (8)
Lincoln (6)
Lincolns (6)
Lizzemore (7)
Lowe (7)
Major (6)
Martins (7)
Mickleburgh (6)
Moore (6)
Muscut (6)
Neave (8)
Nichols (6)
Oakeley (7)
Oakely (3)
Osborne (6)
Palmer (2,9,10)
Parson (1)
Phillipo (8)
Phillips (6)
Pooleys (6)
Pottle (6,10)
Quaddeling (4)
Quantrell (6)
Rainer (7)
Redgrave (6)
Rice (6)
Riches (6)
Ringer (2)
Roberts (9)
Rouse (2)
Royal (6)
Rush (6)
Scarf (6)
Scott (2,3,4,10)
Smith (1,4,6,7,8,9)
Smiths (9)
Spinks (2)
Spratt (7)
Stephenson (3,4)
Stone (10)
Sturman (3,4)
Taylor (1,6)
Thompson (7)
Thurston (3)
Tunmer (7)
Turner (1)
Walnes (6)
Werr (6)
White (9)
Wilson (8)
Wise (7)
Woodrow (9)
Wright (2,6)

The Census

The original document had the following headings spelt out in full. They have been contracted to allow for a clearer display.

  • Ma = "Males"
  • Fe = "Females"
  • Rel = "Religion"

This contains the following information :-

[On the cover of the Book and are assumed to be population figures]

July - Carleton Rode 1753 - 781

June 1763 .
750
June 1777
725

[Inside the book]

[Page 1 follows]

Names of Persons
and Places
Occupation Children
Under 16yrs
Children
16 &Upwd
Servants
Under 16yrs
Servants
16&Upwd
1.
Rel
             
    Ma Fe Ma Fe Ma Fe Ma Fe  
Robert Smith & Mary his Wife Husbandman 1 4 - 1 - - - - CE
Eliz Chalker Inmate - - - - - - - - CE
John Cheaney Husbn - - - - - - - - CE
Susan Cheaney Inmate - - - - - - - - CE
Wm Parson & Lydia his Wife Farmer 1 1 1 2 - - - - Med
Wm Hardy & Susan his Wife Tradesman 1 1 - - - - - - CE
Jno Hardy & Eliz his Wife Do - - - 1 - - - 1 CE
Edmund Alderton and Rebecca his Wife Husbn 2 2 - - - - - - CE
Eliz Burton Widow - - 2 - - - - - CE
John Cann Farmer - - - - - - - 1 CE
Mary Foulsham Housekeeper - - - - - - - - CE
Wm Hawes & Eliz his Wife Husbn 1 2 - - - - - - CE
Stephen Turner and Susan his Wife Tradesman - 1 1 1 - - 1 - CE
Henry Taylor Inmate - - - - - 1 - - CE


- - - - - - - - Hou
ses
Men 13 Women 11 6 11 3 4 - 1 1 2 11
                     
[Page 2 follows]                    
Wm Browne & Mary - Wife Inn Keeper 5 3 - - - - - - CE
Wm Bales & Mary - Wife Husbn 2 - - - - - - - CE
Eliz. Colman and Eliz. Spink Inmates - - - - - - - - CE
John Howard & Eliz - Wife Tradesman 2 2 - - - - - - CE
Robert Ringer & Mary - Wife Do 3 - - 1 - - - - Ana
Saml Briggs & Rebecca - Wife Do 5 1 - - - - - - Ana
Abraham Hardiman and Susan - Wife Husbn 3 2 - - - - - - CE
Wm Scott and Eliz - wife Tradesman - - - - - - - - Ana
Richd & Mary [*] his wife Inmates 1 - - - - - - - CE
Benjn Wright and Ann his wife Tradesman 1 2 - - - - - - Ana
John Palmer & Lydia - Wife Farmer - - - - - - - - CE
Saml Bird & Mary - Wife Tradesman - 1 - - - - - - Ana
George Wright and Charlotte his Wife Do 1 3 - - - - - - Ana
Richd Everett & Rosamund his Wife Do - 1 - - - - - - CE
John Bale Do - - - 2 - 1 1 - Ana
Robt Hart & Mary - Wife Do - - - - - - - - Ana
John Rouse Inmate - - - - - - - - Ana
Benj. Barns & Eliz - Wife Tradesman - 2 - - 1 - - 1 CE
Richd Kemp Inmate 2 - - - 1 - - - CE
Robt Brighten and Eliz - wife Husbn 4 2 - - - - - - CE


- - - - - - - - Hou
ses
Men 19 Women 18 29 21 - 3 2 1 1 1 10
                     
[Page 3 follows]                    
George Everett & Sarah - wife Tradesman 1 - - 1 - - - - Ana
Thomas Catermowle Inmate - - - - - - - - Ind
ept
Joseph Scott & Amey - wife Tradesman 1 1 - - 1 - - - Ana
Thomas Oakely Inmate - - - - - - - - Ana
Robt Oakely & Sarah - wife Tradesman - - - - - - - - CE
Wm Grey Inmate - - - - - - - - CE
Mark Brigg Do - - - - 1 - - - CE
Eliz Oakely Do - - - - - - - - Ana
John Stephenson & his wife Mary Tradesman 1 - - - 1 - - - CE
David Bird & Phillis - wife Tradesman 1 2 - - - - - - Med
Ann Feek } Poor - - - 1 - - - - Ana
Ann Clark } house - 2 - - - - - - Ana
Saml Stephenson & Eliz his wife Do 3 1 1 - - - - - CE
Thos Sturman & Eliz his Wife Do - - - - 1 - - - CE
John Boodle & Eliz - Wife Do 1 2 - - - - - - Ana
John Thurston Inmate - - - 1 - - - - Sup
Lap
Simon Oakely Do - - - - - - - - CE
James Castleton & Sarah his wife Tradesman 1 - - - 1 - - - CE
Ana
John Stephenson & Sarah his wife Do - 1 - - - - 1 - Ana
Frances Hill Inmate - - - - - - - - CE
Michael Feek Do - - - - - - - - Ana


- - - - - - - - Hou
ses
Men 17 Women 14 9 9 1 3 5 - 1 - 8
                     
[Page 4 follows]                    
Wm Kemp & Eliz - wife Husbn 2 - - - - - - - CE
Edwd Johnson & Mary wife Do - - - - - - - - CE
Lydia Quaddeling Inmate 2 1 - - - - - - CE
Gabriel Briggs & Eliz his wife Farmer - 1 - 1 - - - - Ana
James Glover & Eliz his wife Husbn 4 1 - - - - - - CE
John Knights & Eliz his wife Tradesman - 1 1 2 - - 1 - CE
Richd Kemp Farmer - - - - - - - - CE
John Grey & Mary his wife Inmate - - - - - - - - CE
John Smith & Eliz his wife Husbn 2 - - - - - - - Ana
Wm Scott Inmate - - - - - - - - Ana
James Stephenson & Ann his Wife Tradesman 2 - 1 1 1 - - - Ana
Eliz. Jacob Inmate - - - - - - - - Med
Sarah Scott Do - - - - - - - - Ana
Tabitha Hall Do - - - - - - - - Ana
Jos. Goulty Do - - - - - - - 1 Ana
Thos Grey Do - - - - - - - - CE
James Stephenson Tradesman - - - - - - - - Ana
Malachy Sturman & Lydia his wife Inmate 2 - - - - - - - CE
John Brighten Do - - - - - - 1 - CE


- - - - - - - - Hou
ses
Men 15 Women 13 14 4 2 4 1 - 2 1 7
                     
[Page 5 follows]                    
Robt & Abigail Briggs Farmer 1 2 - - - 1 - - CE
Robt & Eliz. Briggs Do - - - - - - 1 1 Ana
Saml Wright & Susan - wife Tradesman 6 1 - - - - - - Ana
Edwd Riches & Mary - wife Farmer - - - - - - - - Med
Richd Kemp & Mary - wife Do 3 3 - - - - 1 2 CE
John & Eliz. Pottle Do 2 1 - - 1 - 1 1 CE
Joseph Bircham Husbn - - - - - - - - Ana
James & Mary Do Inmates - - - - - - - - CE
Ann Do Do - - - - - - - - CE
Danl Redgrave & Mary his wife Tradesman - 1 - 1 - - - - CE
Saml & Mary Farrow Do 1 - 1 - - - - - CE
Henry & Ann Scarf Husbn - 1 - - - - - - CE
Marlborough & Ruth Rush Tradesman - 2 - - - - - - CE
Eliz. Browne - - 3 - - - - - - CE
Thos Frost & Richd Pooley Inmates - - - - - - - - CE/
Qua
Mat. Moore Do - - - - - - - - CE
Wm & Catherine Julians Tradesman - - - - - - - - Med
Robt & Mary Feek Husbn - 1 - - - - - - Ana
Thos & Ann Kyberd - - - - - - - - 1 CE
Richd Barton - - - - - - - 2 3 CE
Ann Phillips - - - - - - - - - CE
Barnard & Susan Werr Husbn - - - 1 - - - - CE


- - - - - - - - Hou
ses
Men 19 Women 19 13 15 1 2 1 1 5 8 13
                     
[Page 6 follows]                    
Thos & Sarah Quantrell Husbn 3 2 - 1 - - - - CE
Mary Hall - 1 - - - - - - - CE
Wm & Mary Nichols Husbn - 2 - - - - - - CE
Wm & Sarah Major Tradesman 2 1 - - - - - - CE
Henry & Sarah Goulty Husbn - - - - - - - - Med
Fuller & Eliz Walnes Tradesman 1 1 - - - - - - CE
Wm Rice Husbn - - - - - - - - CE
Stephen Taylor & Mary his Wife Tradesman - 2 - - 2 - - - Ana
Stephen Cheaney & Ann his Wife Husbn 1 - - - - - - - CE
John Austin Farmer - - - - - - 3 2 CE
Robt & Mary Royal Do 2 2 1 - - - - - CE
George & Ann Osborne Do 3 - - - - - - 1 CE
Robt & Eliz Briggs Husbn 2 - - - - - - - CE
Mary Briggs & Mary Lincoln Inmates - - - - - - - - CE
John Lincoln Husbn - - - - - - - - CE
Jonathan & Mary Muscut Farmer 2 2 - - - - 2 1 CE
Saml & Mary George Do - 2 - - - - - - CE
John & Eleanor Smith Tradesman 1 4 - - - - - - CE
Richd & Mary Mickleburgh Husbn 2 2 - - - - - - CE
Wm & Charity Ellis Do 2 - - - - - - - CE


- - - - - - - - Hou
ses
Men 19 Women 18 22 20 1 1 2 - 5 4 14
                     
[Page 7 follows]                    
Benj. & Susan Lowe Farmer 2 1 1 - - 1 - - CE
Henry & Sarah Hinchley Do 4 2 - 2 - - 1 1 CE
Wm & Eliz Smith Tradesman 1 1 - - - - - - CE
Joyce Martins Inmate - - - - - - - - CE
John & Eliz. Laurence Husbn 1 1 - - - - - - CE
Susan Browne Inmate - - - - - - - - CE
Wm & Mary Tunmer Farmer 2 - - - - - - - CE
Robt & Eliz Banham Husbn 1 - - - - - - - CE
Saml & Mary Briggs Do - - - - - - - - CE
Richd & Eliz Smith Farmer 1 - - - 1 - - 1 CE
John & Rebecca Lizzemore Tradesman - 2 - - - - - - CE
Moses & Hannah Buck Farmer 2 3 1 - - - - - CE
Saml & Mary Wise Do 1 2 - - - - - - CE
Susan Spratt Boarder - - - - - - - - CE
John & Eliz Foister Tradesman - 1 - - - - - - CE
John & Mary Rainer Husbn 1 3 - - - - - - CE
Jonathan & Mary Thompson Do - 2 - 1 - - - - CE
Wm & Mary Abern Inmates 1 - - - - - - - CE
Thos & Mary Hastings Tradesman 1 - 1 - - - - - CE
Thos & Matt Oakeley Farmer 2 - - - - - - - CE
Susan Oakeley Inmate - - - - - - - - CE


- - - - - - - - Hou
ses
Men 17 Women 21 20 18 3 3 1 1 1 2 13
                     
[Page 8 follows]                    
Robt & Ann Briggs Husbn 2 1 - - - - - - CE
Edwd & Eliz Bridges Tradesman 1 - - - - - - - CE
Deborah Bridges Inmate - - - - - - - - CE
Richd & Mary Neave Tradesman - - - 1 - - - - CE
Richd & Eliz Neave Inmate - 1 - - - - - - CE
Deborah Bowen Do 2 - - - - - - - CE
Thos & Sarah Kemp Tradesman - 3 - 1 1 - 1 - Ana
Robt & Rebecca Bowen Do 1 1 - - - - - - CE
Ford - Widow Inmate - - - - - - - - CE
Jeremiah & Mary Smith Tradesman 2 - 1 - - - - - CE
Mary Bibey - Widow - - 1 - 1 - - - - CE
James Briggs Inmate - - - - - - - - CE
Thos & Ann Greeve Farmer 1 2 - - - - 1 1 CE
Wm & Mary Lewell Do - - - - - 1 - - CE
George & Mary Dawdsey Husbn 1 2 - - - - - - CE
Sarah Wilson Inmate - - - - - - - - CE
Christopher and Hanh Cable Husbn - 1 - - - - - - CE
Thos & Lucy Lewall Do - - - - - - - - CE
Frank Hastings Do - - - - - - - - CE
Thos Phillipo - - - - - - - - 1 CE
Thos & Sarah Adcock Farmer - 2 - - - - 2 1 CE


- - - - - - - - Hou
ses
Men 16 Women 18 10 14 1 3 1 1 4 3 13
                     
[Page 9 follows]                    
John & Sarah Burton Farmer - 2 - - - - 2 2 CE
Benj. Barnard Do - - - - 1 - 1 1 CE
Wm & Susan White Husbn 3 1 - - - - - - CE
Wm & Alice Bugg Do 3 1 - - - - - - CE
John & Eliz Hardy Farmer 3 1 - - - - - - Med
Ann Lansdale Widow 3 2 - 1 - - 2 - CE
Mary Woodrow Do - - 1 1 - - - - CE
John & Eliz Woodrow Husbn - 2 - - - - - - CE
Saml & Mat. Fisher Tradesman 2 3 1 - - - 1 1 CE
Frank & Ann Fisher Do - - - - - - - - CE
Wm & Mat. Smith Farmer - - - - - - - - CE
Thos & Eliz Smith Inmates 1 1 - - - - - - CE
Andrew & Mary Browne Tradesman - - 1 1 - - - - CE
Wm & Eliz Chapple Husbn 2 1 - - - - - - CE
Anthony and Margt Hardy Farmer 1 - - - 1 - - - CE
Wm & Lydia Kemp Tradesman 2 2 - - - - - - Med
Ana
Richd & Mary Smith Do - 3 - - - - - - CE
Sarah Hardy Widow - - 1 - 1 - - 1 CE
Peter & Dorothy Roberts Farmer 1 3 - - - 1 1 - CE
Edwd & Margt Palmer Do 1 1 1 1 - - - - CE


- - - - - - - - Hou
ses
Men 17 Women 19 22 23 5 4 3 1 7 5 14
                     
[Page 10 follows]                    
Thos & Eliz Austin Farmer - 1 - - - - 1 1 CE
Simon & Sarah Pottle Do - - - - 1 - - - CE
Eliz Kemp Inmate 1 - - - - - - - CE
Stephen & Eliz. Palmer Husbn 2 1 - - - - - - CE
Mary Palmer Inmate - - - - - - - - Qua
John & Susan Greengrass Husbn - - - - - - - - CE
Eliz Stone Inmate - 1 - - - - - - CE
Eliz Adams Do - - - - - - - - CE
Lydia Scott Do - - - - - - - - CE
Robt Dack Do - - - - - - - - CE


- - - - - - - - Hou
ses
Men 5 Women 9 3 3 - - 1 - 1 1 4

* = See Notes

[Page 11 follows]

[The following indicate the full words used in the table]

  • Ma = Males
  • Fe = Females
  • Mar Hkp Inm = Married Persons, Housekeepers and Inmates
Page Men Wom
en
Chil
unde
Ma  
dren
r 16
  Fe
Chil
abov
Ma  
dren
e 16
  Fe
Ser
unde
Ma  
vts
r 16
  Fe
Ser
abov
Ma  
vts
e 16
  Fe
Hou
ses
Mar
Hkp
Inm
  1 13 11   6 11   3   4   -   1   1   2 11 24
  2 19 18 29 21   -   3   2   1   1   1 10 37
  3 17 14   9   9   1   3   5   -   1   -   8 31
  4 15 13 14   4   2   4   1   -   2   1   7 28
  5 19 19 13 15   1   2   1   1   5   8 13 38
  6 19 18 22 20   1   1   2   -   5   4 14 37
  7 17 21 20 18   3   3   1   1   1   2 13 38
  8 16 18 10 14   1   3   1   1   4   3 13 34
  9 17 19 22 29   5   4   3   1   7   5 14 36
10   5   9   3   3 - -   1   -   1   1   4 14
-- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- ---
  157 160 148 138 17 27 17 6 28 27 107 317
 [Carried over from above table]           317
                 Children above 16          44
                 Servants above 16          55
                                           ---
                             Total         416
 
                 Children under 16         286
                 Servants under 16          23
                                           ---
                             Total         309
                                           ---
                 Total of Souls            725
 
Religions CE Ana Med Qua
  1 46   -   6   -
  2 55 40   -   -
  3 20 32   5   -
  4 34 21   1   -
  5 62 17   4   1
  6 84   6   2   -
  7 89   -   -   -
  8 63   8   -   -
  9 94   1 11   -
10 22   -   -   1
  --- --- --- ---
[Totals] 569 125 29   2

[Page 12 follows]

Persons upwds of 16 and their Religion

Religions CE Ana Med Qua
  1 30   2   4   -
  2 22 20   -   -
  3 14 20   2   -
  4 21 15   1   -
  5 40   9   4   1
  6 44   2   2   -
  7 47   -   -   -
  8 41   4   -   -
  9 53   1   3   -
10 15   -   -   1
  --- --- --- ---
[Totals] 327 71 16   2
         

 

 

[End of Census Document]


Notes

  • Religions - Abbreviations
    • CE = Church of England
    • Med = Methodist
    • Ana = Anabaptist (as per 1777)
    • Sup Lap = Super Lapsian
    • Qua = Quaker
  • On page 2 there was no surname against the "Inmates" Richard and Mary.

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