Norfolk Voting Registers - 1734 Poll


Towns & Parishes beginning with E

A copy of the poll for the Knights of the Shire for the county of Norfolk, taken at Norwich, May 22, 1734 taken before William Woodley Esq., High Sheriff

The Towns are set in an alphabetical Order; and so are all the Freeholders under each Town.

Each Page consists of six Columns. The first contains the Names of the Resident Freeholders in each Town; the second, the Freeholds when different from the Place of Residency. The other four have the initial Letters of the Candidates Names set at Top, and the Black Lines drawn under them shew how every Freeholder voted.


This contains the following parishes where property was held. The names in brackets "()" are alternative spellings as used in the original poll book.


  (Eccles - Hap. H)
Eccles (near Thetford)
  (Eccles - Shrop. H)
Ellingham, Great
  [Great Ellingham]
  (Ellingham, Magna)
Ellingham, Little
  [Little Ellingham]
  (Ellingham, Parva)
Elmham, North
  [North Elmham]
  (Elmham, N.)

[Transcription copyright © Mike Bristow]

[Page 54]
Earlham Norw.     
Bacon EdwardHardwick  

Bacon Waller, Esq;Hardwick  

[Totals] 0022
Earsham Earsh. H.     
Baily Mathias   

Borrett GilesLoddon

Buxton JohnTopcroft  

Gooch Henry 

Hales Edward 

Sewell JohnBurghapton (Bergh Apton)

Smith Peter 

Spilling John 

Westgate Benjamin 

[Totals] 7722
Eastmere Clav. H.     
Butler George 

[Totals] 1100
Easton Fore H.     
Brett Benjamin 

Buck MartinL(ittle). Melton

Chambers HenryBawburgh  

Clark WilliamMattishall

Clowes Jos. 

March Henry 

[Page 55]
Moore John 

Norris William 

Rising JohnWeston (Longville)

[Totals] 8811
Eaton Norw.     
Etough Hen. Clerk.Caldecote  

Ward JohnTasburgh  

[Totals] 0022
Eccles Hap. H.     
Cooper RobertStalham  

Grout William 

[Totals] 1111
Eccles Shrop. H.     
Booty RichardBanham  

Rolf RichardMethwould (Methwold)

Steel JamesStow  

[Totals] 1122
Edgefield Holt H.     
Daglass Robert   

Feak John 

Ford Thomas 

Green Daniel   

Primrose SamuelN(orth). Walsham  

Thurgar JohnIngham  

Towell James   

Wells RobertBeeston jux(ta). M(are).  

[Totals] 2266
Edingthorpe Tuns. H.     
Barksham William 

Clark WilliamYarmouth

King Samuel 

[Totals] 3300
[Page 56]
Egmore N. Green. H.     
Buckler George 

Pigg ThomasBarnham B(room).

Rust WilliamThornham

[Totals] 3300
Ellingham Clav. H.
Ellingham M. Shrop. H.
Ellingham P. Way. H.
Beckerton Thomas, M.   

Benny Augustin, M. 

Blanchflower John, M. 

Bond Jonas, P. Gent. 

Bowman Edward, P. 

Brook Jos. M.   

Brown Zachariah 

Cann James, M.   

Cann Robert, M.   

Cook Robert, P. 

Denham Thomas, M. 

Dix James, M. 

Duffield James, P. 

Ellis Jeremiah, M. 

Frost John, M. 

Fuller Laurence, P.  
Gaskin Edward, M.   

Goody Edmund, M. 

Hardy John, M. 

Hardy William, P.Ellingham M(agna).

Jenepe Francis, P. 

Johnson James, Clav.   

Kiddle Christopher, M.   

King Nicholas, P.Hingham

Leight Robert, M. 

Mason Francis, Clav.Foulsham  

Matchett Robert, Clav.Pulham

Mewer George 

Mileham Thomas, Clav.   

[Page 57]
Munnings John, M.Rockland St. Pet(er).

Page John, Clav.   

Raven John, P. 

Rednall Robert, P. 

Rudd John, Clav. 

Selth Roger, M. 

Sendall John, Clav.   

Swatman John, M.   

Swatman William, M.   

Theobald John, Clav.   

Thirlow Thomas, M. 

Turner Edward, M. 

Turner James, M.   

Warren Simond, M.   

Warren William, M. 

[Totals] 27281616
Elme Freb. Mars. H.     
Coe RobertUpwell

Newson JohnEmneth  

[Totals] 1111
Elmham, N. Land. H.     
Athill John, Clerk. 

Blanch Robert, sen. 

Bowman NicholasBrisley

Colls Robert 

Comber John 

Crome William 

Cropley Henry 

Fenn John, Gent.Edgefield

Harvey John Taverner   

Hastings William 

Jervas Abraham 

Laurence Edward 

Leverington Roger 

Rudd John 

Rust Robert 

Sands John 

[Page 58]
Sooley JohnStanfield

Sinclear Thomas 

Smith John 

Tooley ChristopherMattishall B(urgh).

Warner Richard, Esq; 

Wilson SamuelMorley Swan(ton)

Wodehouse John 

[Totals] 222211
Elsing Eyns. H.     
Andrews JohnBeetley

Bell JohnColtishall

Brown Thomas, Esq; 

Curby Jos.Carbrook (Carbrooke)

Foreman Charles 

Harvey William 

Rix Samuel 

[Totals] 7700
Emneth Freb. H.     
Boston John 
Cawthorn John   

Harrison John   

Kirby Jeremiah 

Marshall Rowland   

Mitchell Weekly   

Munson Edmund   

Noble James   

PEYTON Sir Thomas, Bart. 

Pike John   

Portwood Benjamin   

Robertson Peter 

Rowner Robert   

Scribo Isaac   

Tuck John   

Wooll John   

Wyles John   

[Totals] 441313
[Page 59]
Erpingham S. Erp. H.     
Bell ThomasSherringham (Sheringham)  

Brett Thomas   

Drury Thomas   

Green Francis, Clerk.   

Harding Robert   

Storey ThomasN(orth). Repps  

[Totals] 0066


  • 1. In the transcription of the Poll Book the modern spelling of place names has been added in brackets "()" to many of the entries so that a search will find them.
  • 2. All the Hundreds and Candidates together with their abbreviations are to be found on the main 1734 Poll Book page.

The Poll book continues with Towns and Parishes beginning with the letter F.

Towns and Parishes

The book contains the following (where "A" is Acle to Aylsham etc.):-

  Outside Norfolk (By County)Uncertainties

See also the main Voting page and the main 1734 Poll Book page.

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Copyright © Mike Bristow.
January 2010