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Norfolk: Fincham

Population in 1801, 1811, 1821, 1841-1871

These populations come from Norfolk Record Office documents [with the reference PD 351/4 and PD 351/5 (microform MF 1434/1-2(at end))] and contain only statistics ie. no names. Some of this information was after the 1856 Memoranda.

Population figures available

They contain the following information :-

The following was the return from the Parish of Fincham made by Ambrose Whiteman Overseer, on Oath before John Thurlow Dering Esq of Crow hall and Robert Forby Clerk, Rector of Fincham, two of his Majesty's Justice of the Peace.

AD 1801
No of Houses
No of Families
No of Males
No of Females
Total of Persons
  84
104
251
250
501

No of Persons chiefly
    employed in Agriculture
No of Persons engaged
    In Trade or Handicrafts
No of Persons
    of other Occupations
Total
 
278
 
  72
 
151
501

Population of Fincham taken May 28 1821 under the Act I Geo IV.

Inhabited Houses
By Families
Now building
Houses uninhabited
141
155
    0
    4

Families chiefly
    employed in Agriculture
Families engaged
    In Trade or Handicrafts
Families of other
    Occupations
Males
Females
Total
 
104
 
  43
 
    8
372
336
708

Account of Ages

Ages Un
der
5
5
to
10
10
to
15
15
to
20
20
to
30
30
to
40
40
to
50
50
to
60
60
to
70
70
to
80
80
to
90
90
to
100
100
&
up
Males  72  59  41  22   43  44  37  22   19    9    4     0    0
Females  44  43  31  29   55  46  31  26  18     8    5    0    0
Totals116102  72  51   98  90  68  48   37  17     9    0    0

Grand Total 708
Taken by us May 28 1821

Robert Forby, Rector
John Hebgin }
John Flood }
  Overseers


[Year] [No of
Houses]
[No of
Families]
Males Females Total See
Note
  1801  -  -251250501  -
  In 1811 (Anno 51 George)  -  -297304601  1
  1821 1 Geo:IV  -  -372336708  2
  1831151154371385756  3
  1841177N/A389418807  4
  1851183196391457848  5
  1861190195399487886  6
  1871202200389440829  7

[End of Document]


Notes


See also the Fincham parish page and the main Population page

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March 2008