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Norfolk: Rackheath

Census: 1815

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

This Norfolk Record Office document [with the reference PD 685/18] also contains the Churchwardens Accounts for 1795-1941.

Census available for Rackheath

  • 1811 - Heads of Households and number of males and females in families.
  • 1815 - This document.
  • 1821 - Heads of Households and number of males and females in families.

[Transcription copyright © Mike Bristow]

The Census Document

The census contains the following information.

Population taken Feb 25 & 26 of Rackheath 1815 by ___?

 

No Head Males Females Total
  1 Edwd Stracey Esqr   7   7 14
  2 John Leist   5   3   8
  3 Wm Leist   5   4   9
  4 Robt Aldous   6   3   9
  5 Chrisr Davy   5   3   8
  6 John Davy   4   1   5
  7 Natn Pycroft   7   6 13
  8 Chas Crickmay   4   2   6
  9 John Reeve   2   2   4
10 Wm Spooner   1   3   4
11 Wm Butterfant   2   2   4
12 Henry Ives   4   4   8
13 Richd Allen   5   3   8
14 Wm Thompson   2   3   5
15 Robt Rudram   1   3   4
16 John Springall   2   2   4
17 James Stolady   6   1   7
18 Robt Basey   3   4   7
19 Christmas Allen   3   3   6
20 Thos Nicholson   4   2   6
21 Abraham Newstead   5   2   7
22 John Marshell   2   3   5
23 John Emmerson   3   3   6
24 John Cann   1   2   3
25 John Amiss   1   4   5
26 Benjn Bayfield   2   3   5
27 Wm Needs   3   3   6
28 Ann Walker   3   5   8
29 Mathew Howard   2   1   3
30 John Amiss   1   2   3
31 Edmd Ward   3   1   4
32 March Butterfant   1   2   3
33 Wm Ward   2   2   4
34 John Carman   1   3   4
35 Wm Riseborough   3   5   8
36 Wm Goatson   2   4   6
37 Ralph Pye   2   2   4
38 John Vincent   4   3   7
39 Jere Kidd   2   3   5
40 John Barrett   3   2   5
41 Robt Mathews   3   3   6
42 Barnard Wilson   2   1   3
43 John Cann   1   1   2
44 Edwd Stone   2   2   4
45 Frosdicke ---   1   1   2



[Totals] 132 123 255
 

[End of Census Document]


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December 2010