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Norfolk: Hassingham

People in Voting Registers

[Transcription copyright © Pat Newby]

These are the names of the people mentioned in the entries for Hassingham, in various Norfolk voting registers. Hassingham could be where the person lived, or where he held land.

1734: The poll for the knights of the shire for the county of Norfolk

  Littlewood John        - freehold land in Hassingham - lived in Hassingham
  Read       William     - freehold land in Hassingham - lived in Freethorpe
  Taylor     Adam        - freehold land in Upton      - lived in Hassingham

1768: The poll for the knights of the shire for the county of Norfolk

  Brown      William     - freehold land in Tharston   - lived in Hassingham
                           occupied by Widow Riches
  Miles      James       - freehold land in Hassingham - lived in Burlingham St Andrew
                           occupied by Wm. Curtis
  Read       Richard     - freehold land in Hassingham - lived in South Burlingham
  Read       William     - freehold land in Hassingham - lived in Freethorpe
  Tuck       Thomas      - freehold land in Hassingham - lived in Norwich
                           occupied by William Cossey

1832: The poll for two knights of the shire for the eastern division of the county of Norfolk

  Sheppard   John        - occupied land in Hassingham - lived in Hassingham
  Waters     Wm.         - occupied land in Hassingham - lived in Hassingham

1841: The register of electors for the eastern division of the county of Norfolk

  Green      John        - Freehold house and land in  - lived in Hassingham
                           Hassingham, near the church
  Shepard    John        - £50 occupier in Hassingham  - lived in Hassingham
                           near the broad
  Waters     William     - £50 occupier in Hassingham  - lived in Hassingham
                           near the Norwich road

1858: The poll for a knight of the shire for the eastern division of the county of Norfolk

  Bessey     James Green - held land in Hassingham     - lived in Hassingham
  Shepard    John        - held land in Hassingham     - lived in Hassingham
  Thompson   James       - held land in Strumpshaw     - lived in Hassingham
  Waters     William     - held land in Hassingham     - lived in Hassingham

1865: The poll for two knights for the eastern division of the county of Norfolk

  Bessey     James Green - held land in Hassingham     - lived in Hassingham
  Nockolds   Samuel      - held land in Hassingham     - lived in Hassingham
  Sheppard   John        - held land in Hassingham     - lived in Hassingham
  Thompson   James       - held land in Strumpshaw     - lived in Hassingham

See also the Hassingham parish page.

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Copyright © Pat Newby.
April 2010