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Norfolk: Diss

Census: 1821

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

This 1821 Norfolk Record Office document [with the reference PD 100/144] is in a book.

[Transcription copyright © Mike Bristow]

Name Index

The census contains the following names with the Page number in brackets which may contain more than one occurence of the name.

Abbott (10)
Alden (2)
Aldrich (3,13)
Aldridge (2)
Algar (21)
Alger (6,16)
Almhous (14)
Alston (3)
Andrews (1,3)
Angold (19)
Archer (2,16)
Atkins (5)
Ayton (18,21)
Baldry (15,22)
Baldwin (22)
Balls (9)
Barber (5)
Bardwell (10)
Barkaway (17)
Barker (22)
Barkham (11)
Barnard (15)
Barratt (11)
Barrett (14,21)
Batly (13)
Batterham (7)
Baxter (12)
Berrett (3)
Berry (16)
Betts (1)
Biddell (7)
Billing (6)
Bird (4,11,15)
Bishop (2,3)
Blaxall (18)
Bloomfield (7)
Boby (6)
Bond (1,5,8,16)
Booty (6)
Bowater (18)
Bowton (21)
Bray (6,16)
Bretingham (1)
Brett (13)
Brook (12,14)
Brown (18)
Browne (12)
Browning (4)
Bryant (2,3,10)
Buckingham (6)
Bunney (21)
Burch (3)
Burcham (11)
Burrows (10,12)
Bush (5)
Butcher (21)
Buttell (15)
Buxton (5,9,19)
Calton (20)
Calver (2,4,13,21)
Canfor (2)
Carter (5)
Cason (2)
Cattermole (2)
Catton (19)
Chaplyn (16)
Chapman (7)
Chittock (21)
Church (1)
Clark (4,10,11)
Cobb (4,17)
Coble (18)
Coe (8,11)
Colby (8,18)
Cole (11)
Collins (6)
Cook (3,5,7,11,15)
Copping (7)
Cornell (3,4)
Cory (16)
Cotman (3)
Crick (1)
Crisp (3)
Crucknell (12)
Cullham (3)
Cullum (5)
Curson (15)
Curtis (15)
Cutting (12)
Dack (5)
Darby (8,9)
Day (1)
Dixon (10,21)
Dodshon (8)
Dove (1,16)
Downing (2,4)
Drake (22)
Dyson (6,9)
Eaton (5,10,18)
Eglinton (10)
Ellis (7,8,16,19)
Elsey (4,18,20)
English (17)
Esling (9)
Everrett (9)
Everson (1)
Farrow (1)
Fellows (2)
Filby (7.13)
Fincham (9,13)
Fisher (7,18)
Flatman (5)
Folger (20)
French (7)
Froud (1)
Fulcher (8.19)
Gardener (20)
Garrard (1,6)
Garrod (1,6)
Gaskin (19)
Genery (2)
Gobbett (2,5)
Goddard (8,20)
Goldsmith (17,18)
Gooderham (1,13)
Gostling (11)
Gray (9,15)
Grear (13)
Haddan (9)
Hall (4)
Harper (7)
Harrison (4,6)
Hart (12)
Harvey (15)
Haws (14)
Haystead (15)
Hayward (4)
Hearn (17)
Heath (17)
Hines (4)
Hinsby (2)
Hinson (6)
Hog (5)
Holmes (15)
Horne (10)
Houchen (6)
Howell (1,14)
Howlett (12)
Hubbard (21,22)
Jackman (15)
James (18)
Jannery (21)
Jay (17)
Jeffes (8)
Juby (17,18)
Kemp (9)
Kent (8)
Kerry (6,21)
Knights (7,8,20)
Knott (18)
Knowles (20)
Lait (1)
Lanham (3)
Leathers (13,16)
Leech (9)
Leggett (2,12)
Legood (9,20)
Levi (19)
License (1)
Lines (20)
Livack (13)
Long (11)
Luccuck (13)
Lushy (13,16)
Maggett (1)
Mallott (11)
Manning (15)
Marsh (10)
Marton (8)
Mason (11)
Masslaston (11)
Midson (17)
Mines (22)
Moore (7,18)
Mullinger (5)
Musgrave (10)
Musk (9)
Muskett (10,12)
Newson (11,14)
Nice (10)
Nobbs (6)
Norman (20)
Norris (16)
Nuby (1)
Nunn (16)
Nurs (12)
Nurse (3)
Oaks (11)
Pack (12)
Palmer (20)
Parker (4)
Parr (12)
Parsley (1)
Payne (16,17)
Phillips (4)
Pim (8)
Plummer (6,9)
Pond (12)
Pottell (19)
Potter (5.7)
Prentice (19)
Pretty (2)
Prime (1)
Quantrell (2)
Ramsy (4)
Ratcliff (20)
Rayner (21)
Read (14)
Ready (1)
Reeve (8)
Renwick (14)
Rich (3)
Robinson (14)
Rodwell (12)
Rudd (3)
Rush (17)
Russel (5)
Sadd (16)
Saff (13)
Sallars (21)
Sampson (13)
Sands (3,16)
Sandy (4,14)
Saunders (6,7,15,19,21)
Sayer (8)
Scott (19)
Scrivener (6)
Self (13)
Sharman (3)
Sheldrake (9)
Shelverton (20)
Sheriffe (22)
Sillis (18)
Simpson (9,13)
Smith (1,5,8,11,17)
Spink (12)
Spurdens (1,20)
Stebbing (2)
Stollery (11)
Styles (9)
Sussum (19)
Talbot (9)
Taylor (10,14,18)
Thornton (21)
Thrower (9)
Thurlow (10,15)
Thurtle (14)
Tippel (4)
Todd (15,19)
Towell (19)
Trudgill (8)
Tyrrell (4,10)
Vice (14)
Wake (8,13)
Waller (8,10)
Ward (1,17)
Warn (12,13,21)
Wastley (14)
Waters (10)
Weavers (16)
Welham (19)
West (1)
Whaite (10,14,18)
Whitehead (5,14)
Wiles (18)
Williams (6)
Wiseman (11,14)
Witton (19)
Womack (19)
Woodwar (3)
Woodward (1,3,20,21)
Worman (14)
Wragg (7)
Wythe (2)
Youngman (20)

Layout of pages follow

[Page 1]
Lait
Nuby
Howell
Betts
West
Froud
License
Smith
Day
Nuby
Andrews
Bretingham
Bond
Jonath Bond
Gooderham
Parsley
G Woodward
Farrow
Church
Everson
Crick
Ward
Ready
Dove
Maggett
Garrod
Prime
Garrard
Spurdens
[Page 2]
Canfor
Gobbett
Genery
Archer
Bishop
Alden
Bryant
Hinsby
Fellows
Calver
Quantrell
Alden
Leggett
Aldridge
Pretty
Downing
Cattermole
Wythe
Stebbing
Cason
[Page 3]
Cook
Sands
Bishop
Rudd
Woodward
R Woodwar
Cullham
Alston
Aldrich
Nurse
Crisp
Berrett
Lanham
Cornell
Sharman
Andrews
Cotman
Burch
Bryant
Burch
Rich
[Page 4]
Browning
Bird
Hall
Tippel
Tyrrell
Harrison
Sandy
Hayward
Cornell
Clark
Ramsy
Parker
Calver
Hines
Phillips
Cobb
Downing
Elsey
[Page 5]
Cook
Flatman
Mullinger
Carter
W Mullinger
Potter
Cullum
Bush
Barber
Eaton
Atkins
Dack
Barber
Russel
Hog
Bond
Smith
Buxton
Gobbett
Whitehead
[Page 6]
Buckingham
Garrard Wd
Harrison
Houchen
Booty
J Dyson
Garrod
Bray
Scrivener
Plummer
Collins
Nobbs
Saunders
Williams
Kerry
Buckingham
Boby
Hinson
Billing
Alger
[Page 7]
Fisher
Potter
Chapman
Biddell
French
Copping
Knights
Wragg
W Ellis
S Ellis
Moore
Harper
Cook
W Ellis Junr
Bloomfield
Filby
Batterham
Saunders
[Page 8]
Smith
Marton
Reeve
Trudgill
Fulcher
Darby
Ellis Mrs
Coe
Goddard
Pim
Knights
Bond
Jeffes
Sayer
Kent
Waller Z
Colby
Dodshon
Wake
[Page 9]
Fincham Mrs
Haddan
Legood
Leech
Dyson J
Darby
Fincham Z
Musk
Buxton
Thrower
Gray
Esling
Everrett
Sheldrake
Simpson
Plummer
Styles
Talbot
Balls
Kemp
[Page 10]
Waller
Burrows
Musgrave
Bardwell
Marsh
Horne
Waters
Eaton
Dixon
Taylor
Nice
Eglinton
Whaite
Muskett
Bryant
Tyrrell
Clark
Thurlow
Abbott
[Page 11]
Burcham
Barkham
Gostling
Mason
Masslaston
Barratt
Wiseman
Coe
Smith
Stollery
Long
Mallott
Bird
Clark
Cole
Newson
Oaks
Cook
[Page 12]
Browne
Muskett
Cutting
Parr
Leggett
Pond
Rodwell
Howlett
Burrows
Baxter N
Spink
Crucknell
Baxter
Hart
Warn
Warn
Brook
Pack
Nurs
[Page 13]
M Simpson
Fincham
Grear
Aldrich
Calver
Self
Warn Senr
Luccuck
Batly
Leathers
Gooderham
Livack
Sampson
Filby
Saff
Brett
Wake Ann
Lushy
[Page 14]
Wastley
Almhous
Vice
Taylor
Howell
Worman
Whitehead
Robinson
Sandy
Thurtle
Read
Vice
Whaite
Renwick
Newson
Barrett
Wiseman
Haws
Brook
[Page 15]
Harvey
Haystead
Curson
Barnard
Bird
Buttell
Gray
Holmes
Jackman
Curtis
Manning
Manning Revd
Thurlow
Todd
Cook
Baldry
Saunders
[Page 16]
Bray
Cory
Dove
Bond
Payne
Ellis
Chaplyn
Weavers
Archer
Nunn
Sands
Sadd
Alger
Norris
Leathers
Lushy
Berry W
Berry J
[Page 17]
Jay
Rush
Payne
Juby
Ward
Barkaway
Goldsmith
Cobb
Smith
Midson
Payne F
English
Heath
Cobb
Hearn
[Page 18]
G Eaton
Jo: Elsey
Jn Blaxall
Fisher
Sam James
Wm Bowater
Widow Knott
H Goldspink
W Taylor Colby
M Taylor
H Brown
Miss Sillis
Mrs Whaite
Thos Juby
Wm Moore
Wm Ayton
J Wiles
Mrs Coble
[Page 19]
C Saunders
H Angold
S Angold
Miss Womack
H Fulcher
Mrs Pottell
J Catton
P Buxton
Rt Ellis
R Welham
Widow Gaskin
J Prentice
A Scott
Wm Towell
M Levi
Todd
Sussum
W: Witton
Widw Welham
[Page 20]
Mrs Woodward
Folger
Palmer
Knowles
Legood
Gardener
Spurdens
Ratcliff
Elsey
Calton
Lines
Knowles
Knights
Shelverton
Shelverton
Youngman
Goddard
Norman
[Page 21]
Sallars
Calver
Jannery
Rayner
C: Kerry
Butcher
Jas Bowton
Mrs Bunney
N Thornton
Wm Algar
Rot Hubbard
Saunders
G Woodward
J Chittock
J Dixon
M Barrett
J: Warn
Mrs Ayton
[Page 22]
Baldwin
E Drake
Mrs Baldry
Rob: Hubbard
Jno Barker
R Sheriffe (*)
W Mines

* Note that the Initial was originally "W" for Sheriffe with a later "R" written on top.


Heads of Households and trades

The original document had the following headings spelt out in full. They have been contracted to allow for a clearer display.

The Census Document

It contains the following information [Page 1 only shown in full]:-

Names Hou Fam Bui Un Ag Tr Oth M F Tot
Lait11---1-9312
Nuby11---1-213
Howell13---316612
Betts12---119514
West12--01-358
Froud11---1-437
License11----1-22
Smith12---2-156
Day12----2134
Nuby11---1-156
Andrews12---2-246
Bretingham11---1-178
Bond12---2-347
Jonath Bond13---3-9716
Gooderham11---1-347
Parsley11----1145
G Woodward13---3-5813
Farrow11---1-336
Church11---1-224
Everson13---3-7613
Crick12---11156
Ward11----161117
Ready12---2-156
Dove12---2-459
Maggett12---2-369
Garrod11---1-123
Prime11-1-1-516
Garrard11---1-336
Spurdens12-1-2-8917
[Totals]2048-2-408104134238

Each Name is then followed by ages of Males as below :-

Name MI
U5
5
10
10
15
15
20
20
30
30
40
40
50
50
60
60
70
70
80
80
90
90
100
100
&up
Lait-341-1-------
Nuby----1--1-----
Howell22---2-------
Betts1241-1-------
West----2-1------
Froud-1111--------
License-------------
Smith-----1-------
Day--1----------
Nuby----1--------
Andrews-1----1------
Bretingham-----1-------
Bond1------2-----
Jonath Bond24--12-------
Gooderham--2---1------
Parsley---1---------
G Woodward--1-112------
Farrow--11--1------
Church---1---1-----
Everson22----3------
Crick----1--------
Ward--221--1-----
Ready---1---------
Dove1-1---2------
Maggett---1--2------
Garrod----1--------
Prime---21-1--1---
Garrard---11--1-----
Spurdens1113-11------
[Totals]101618161210156-1---

The Male ages are then followed by ages of Females as below :-

Name FI
U5
5
10
10
15
15
20
20
30
30
40
40
50
50
60
60
70
70
80
80
90
90
100
100
&up
Lait---2-1-------
Nuby-------1-----
Howell-2--12---1---
Betts11--111------
West---12-2------
Froud---11-1------
License---------11--
Smith---1-21--1---
Day-----11--1---
Nuby31--1--------
Andrews---1---2-----
Bretingham3---211------
Bond---11--1-1---
Jonath Bond4--121-------
Gooderham111---1------
Parsley---21-1------
G Woodward--221111-----
Farrow---2-1-------
Church---1---1-----
Everson--2--12-1----
Crick1---1-1--2---
Ward13231-1------
Ready---21--11----
Dove--111-11-----
Maggett-1111-11-----
Garrod1---1--------
Prime-------1-----
Garrard---11--1-----
Spurdens412--11------
[Totals]1910112320131711271--
 

[End of Census Document]


Notes


See also the Diss parish page and the main Census page

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Copyright © Mike Bristow.
April 2007