DENTON is a village 16 miles S. of Norwich, and 4½ miles N.E. of Harleston. The parish comprises 2434 acres, and contained in 1841, 625 inhabitants; its present residents are:-
Bouverie Rev. William Arundell, B.D. rectory Browse Charles shoemaker Bryant Sarah school Buck Mr. James Burgess Edward grocery dealer Button William miller Davis Mr. James (indp. minister) Delf Daniel blacksmith Delf Thomas 'King's Head' Gibbs Fanny school Gibbs S. and W. shoemakers Middleton Wm. veterinary surgeon Pallant William tailor Sandby Rev. George Denton Lodge Simonds Humphrey grocery dealer Stiggles James grocery dealer Umphelby Chas. Esq. Denton House Farmers. Bowler Benjamin Holland William Butcher John Howes John Rayner Chambers William Middleton Charles Chittleburgh William Middleton John Corneby Wales Paine John Felmingham William Whitton Catharine Ferrall James Wolterton Robert Hardingham James Wolterton William Haywood Charles
Copyright © Pat Newby.