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Norfolk: Rackheath

Census: 1821

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

[Transcription copyright © Mike Bristow]

The Census Document

The census contains the following information.

Population taken the 18th May 1821

 

No Head Males Females Total
  1 John Leist   4   6 10
  2 Robt Aldous   2   2   4
  3 Chrisr Davy   5   3   8
  4 Stone   3   2   5
  5 Carman   3   1   4
  6 Mathew   2   4   6
  7 Barrett   3   3   6
  8 Arnep   3   1   4
  9 Vincent   4   2   6
10 Cousins   1   1   2
11 Neal   2   1   3
12 Goatson   5   4   9
13 Riseborough   5   2   7
14 Kidd   2   6   8
15 Ward   4   2   6
16 Minter   4   3   7
17 J. Davy   3   1   4
18 Newstead   2   1   3
19 Butterfant   2   2   4
20 Crickmay   2   1   3
21 Wm Butterfant   1   2   3
22 Spooner   2   2   4
23 Ra_ve? [Reeve?]   2   3   5
24 Pycroft   8   7 15
25 Burton   2   1   3
26 Allen   3   2   5
27 Ives   5   3   8
28 Thompson   2   4   6
29 Rudram   2   4   6
30 Gardener   1   1   2
31 Sr E. Stracey Bart (Note 1)   0   2   2
32 John Snelling   7   5 12
33 Manclark   2   5   7
34 Parnell   1   3   4
35 Basey   2   3   5
36 Hill   2   2   4
37 Needs   4   3   7
38 Marshell   3   2   5
39 Emmerson   3   2   5
40 Cann   1   1   2
41 Bayfield   2   3   5
42 Hardinham   4   5   9
43 Walker   3   1   4
44 Howard   6   2   8
45 Amiss   4   2   6
46 Lovel   1   4   5
47 Nicholson   3   1   4



[Totals] 137 123 260
 

[End of Census Document]


Notes

  • 1. Edward Stracey was created a baronet in December 1818 and died in 1829.

See also the Rackheath parish page and the main Census page

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Copyright © Mike Bristow.
December 2010