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Norfolk: Gasthorpe

Census: 1841

The National Archives (was PRO) ref is HO/107/775/4

[Transcription copyright © Mike Bristow]

Surname Index

The following surnames are contained in the document. The numbers following each are the Page numbers 4 to 8 in Folios 2, 3 and 4 [the census is contained entirely in three Folios] which contain one or more occurences of the name.

Barsham (p8)
Bickers (p6,p7)
Blake (p6)
Brame (p6)
Colman (p5)
Culhem (p5)
Cutter (p7)
Goold (p5)
Green (p7)
Harvy (p4)
Hinnels (p5)
Hinnells (p5,p6)
Houghton (p6,p7)
Howe (p4)
Hunt (p4)
Kerrage (p4)
Ladle (p7)
Land (p7)
Ling (p4)
Lovack (p5,p7)
Marley (p7)
Merton (p4)
Noble (p6)
Norton (p6)
Powel (p7)
Riches (p4)
Ruddock (p6)
Saunders (p4)
Seamans (p8)
Sheldrake (p4)
Skinner (p7)
Smith (p5)
Snare (p7,p8)
Tyler (p4)

The Census

  • Census place (parish, township, etc.)
    • Hundred = Guiltcross
    • Supt. Registrar's District = Guiltcross [or Western District]
    • Registration District = Kenninghall and Harling
    • Enumeration District = 7
    • Description = Gasthorpe
  • The columns transcribed are as follows :-
    • Address (street, number, etc.)
    • Un = "Uninhabited or Building"
    • In = "Inhabited"
      • A "/" in this column indicates more than one household at the same address - although the enumerator is not always consistent.
    • Surname / Forename / Relationship to head / Marital condition
    • Age / Male or Female (rounded to nearest 5 years. Under 15 yrs is exact)
    • Occupations
    • Whether born in same County ( Y or N ).
    • Whether born in S(cotland), I(reland),or F(oreign) Parts.

 

F(olio) 2 - Page 4

PLACE Un In Names Age/
M
Sex
F
Profession
Trade
Born
County
S, I
or F
Keepers
Lodge
  1 John Riches 30   Gamekeeper Y  
      Caroline do   25   Y  
      Jeremiah do   4     Y  
      John do   2     Y  
      George do   1     Y  
    /            
    1 Mary Hunt   60 Independent Y  
    //            
do   1 Edward Tyler 40   Carpenter Y  
      Elizabeth do   30   Y  
      William do   2     Y  
    //            
Farm   1 Edward Sheldrake 35   Farmer Y  
      Catherine do   30   Y  
      Katherine do     2   Y  
      Hannah Merton   20 F. S. Y  
      Hannah Saunders   20 F. S. Y  
      Mary Howe   20 F. S. Y  
      George Harvy 15   M. S. Y  
      Solomon Ling 12   M. S. Y  
    //            
Cottage   1 Robert Howe 50   Ag Lab N  
      Ann do   50   N  
      Elizh Kerrage   24   Y  
      James do   4     Y  
      Robert do   2     Y  
      Ellen Howe   15   Y  
   
TOTAL in }
  Page 4     }
    5   12 11      
  [See Notes]  
F(olio) 3   Page 5  
Blacksmith
House
  1 Robert Smith 35   Blacksmith Y  
      Harriett do   40   N  
      Frances do     7   Y  
      Robert do   3     Y  
    /            
      Robert Goold 35   J Y  
    //            
Cottage   1 Jeremiah Colman 70   Indept Y  
Do   1 William Lovack 50   Ag Lab Y  
      Eliza do   20   N  
      Mary do   18   Y  
      Ann do   16   Y  
      James do   6     Y  
      Mary Ann do     4   Y  
    //            
do   1 Robert Hinnells 30   Ag Lab Y  
      Emma do   30   N  
      Joseph do   8     Y  
      Robert do   6     Y  
      Caroline do     2   Y  
      Selina do   3 Mon   Y  
    //            
do   1 Joseph Hinnels 40   Ag Lab Y  
      Sarah do   39   Y  
      Charles Culhem   8     Y  
      David Hinnels   5     N  
      Mary do     3   Y  
    //            
do   1 John Hinnels 65   Ag Lab Y  
      Eliza do   18   Y  
    /            
   
TOTAL in }
  Page 5     }
    6   13 12      
   
F(olio) 3   Page 6  
Cottage   1 William Brame 60   Ag Labr N  
      Mary do   60   N  
      Maria do   25   Y  
      William do 20     Y  
    //            
Cottage   1 James Noble 30   Carpenter N  
      Maria do   30   Y  
      Harriet do   10   N  
      Isabel do     9   N  
    //            
do   1 John Hinnells 35   Sawyer Y  
      John do 11     Y  
      Harrett do     9   Y  
    /            
      Mary Ruddock   30 Housekeeper Y  
      Mary do   10   N  
      Rachel do     8   N  
      Sarah Bickers   50 [Widow] Y  
    //            
do   1 Edward Norton 65   Grocer Y  
      Frances do   65   Y  
      William do   8     Y  
    //            
do   1 Obadiah Houghton 35   Ag Lab Y  
      Fanny do   34   N  
      George Blake 14     N  
      Mary Ann Houghton     8   Y  
      Emma do     7   Y  
      Walter do   4     Y  
   
TOTAL in }
  Page 6     }
    5   10 14      
   
F(olio) 4   Page 7  
      Oliver Houghton   2     Y  
      Mary Houghton   2 Mon   Y  
      Christopher Land 35     Y  
      Eliza Green   15   Y  
    //            
Cottage   1 Francis Snare 70   Ag Labr N  
      Patricia do   68   N  
      Charles do 25     Y  
      Robert Snare 12     Y  
      Louisa Bickers     6   Y  
      Robert Ladle 60   Ag Lab Y  
      William Lovack 23   Ag Lab Y  
do   1 Samuel Skinner 30   Ag Lab N  
      Elizabeth do   30   Y  
      Ann do   12   Y  
      Sabina do     7   Y  
      Bathsheba do     5   Y  
      Rebecca do     3   Y  
      Samuel do 13     Y  
      James do 11 Mon     Y  
    /            
      William Marley 24   Ag Lab Y  
      Jane Skinner   18   Y  
    //            
do   1 William Cutter 24   Shepherd N  
      Mary do   25   Y  
      Edward do   6     Y  
    /            
      Isac (sic) Powel 15   Lodger N  
    //            
   
TOTAL in }
  Page 7     }
    3   14 11      
   
F(olio) 4   Page 8  
Cottage   1 James Barsham 70   Ag Labr Y  
      Elizabeth do   58   Y  
do   1 George Snare 28   Ag Lab Y  
      Eliza do   27   N  
      Robert do   8     Y  
      Maria do     6   Y  
      Reuben do   4     Y  
      Ann do     1   Y  
    //            
do   1 Phillip Seamans 70   Ag Lab N  
      Pheba do   59   N  
      Samuel Seamans 30     Y  
      Sarah do   18   Y  
      Ann do   17   Y  
      John do 15     Y  
   
TOTAL in }
  Page 8     }
    3     7   7      

 

Page No Inhabited
Houses
Uninhabited
Houses
Building Males Females
Total on Page 4     4       12   11
Total on Page 5     6       13   12
Total on Page 6     5       10   14
Total on Page 7     3       14   11
Total on Page 8     3         7     7
 
   

Totals   21       56   55

 

Total of Persons 111

 

[End of Census Document]


Notes

  • All shorthand contractions in the document have been reproduced as written.
  • Where the age is given in "Months" this has been contracted to "Mon" in the transcription.
  • The abbreviations etc. are "Agr Lab" = "Agricultural Labourer", "Do" or "Do/do" = "Ditto", "Elizh" = "Elizabeth", "F. S." = "Female Servant", "J" = "Journeyman Blacksmith?", "Indept" = "Independent", "M. S." = "Male Servant".
  • The text enclosed in "[]" was on the original but had been crossed out but has been included here for completeness.
  • In other documents and transcriptions the following alternative spellings have been seen which appear to refer to the same people/places:-
    Culhem/Cullam/Culham, Harvy/Harvey, Hinnels/Hinnells/Hinnearls, Houghton/Howton, Kerrage/Kerridge, Lovack/Lovick, Merton/Murton, Seamans/Simmons, Snare/Mare.
  • At bottom of page 4 in the margin was :- "Detached from Riddlesworth Parish Guiltcross Hundred Norfolk Co No of District 7"
  • The following are noted from "Riddlesworth with Gasthorpe" Parish Registers:-
    Baptisms
    • 164. 13/Jun/1841 Selina dau of Robert and Emma HINNEARLS (late LORD)
    Burials
    • 111. 14/Dec/1851 Philip SIMMONS 86 years
    • 167. 7/Jun/1866 Phebe SIMMONS 88 years

See also the Gasthorpe parish page and the main Census page.

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March 2016