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Norfolk: Heacham

Population: 1831

This 1831 Norfolk Record Office document [with the reference PD 699/69] is on one sheet of paper. It is the standard printed form that was issued to parishes and contains only statistics ie. no names.

It contains the following information [on the outside]:-

County of Norfolk
Division of ------
Hundred of Smithdon
Parish of Heacham

Formula, No1.

When the entries in this Formula shall have
been totalled and properly transferred to the
Overseer's Schedule, this
Formula No 1. is
to be delivered to the Churchwarden of the
Parish, and preserved by him and his
Successors in Office [under IX. Section of
the Act]
.

	Males   365
	Females 368
	        ---
	Total   733

Population Enquires
1831

1st June 1831

    [The following was on the other side of the printed form]

Formula, No 1. County of Norfolk, Parish of Heacham

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   |
 1.| Inhabited Houses. ___________________________________  151
   | Families.         ___________________________________  166
   |
 2.| House building.   ___________________________________   --
   |
 3.| Houses uninhabited. _________________________________    6
   |
 4.| Fa  { Employed in Agriculture _______________________   92
   | mi  { In Trade,Manufacture, &c. _____________________   40
   | lies{ All other Families.   _________________________   34
   |
 5.|            {______________________________________________
   |   Males    {______________________________________________ 
   |            {________________________________________   365
   |
   |            {______________________________________________
   | Females    {______________________________________________
   |            {________________________________________   368
   |
 6.| Males upwards of 20 years ____________________________ 185
   |
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   |
 7.| Agric   { Occupiers 1st Class.________________________  20
   | ulture. { Occupiers 2nd Class.________________________  13
   |         { Labourers in Agriculture.___________________  72
   |
 8.| Manufacturers.________________________________________  --
   |
 9.| Retail Trade and Handicraft___________________________  52
   |
10.| Wholesale & Capitalists, Clergy, Office - Clerks, }
   | Professional, and other Educated Men              }_____  2
   |
11.| Labourers, not Agricultural.____________________________ --
   |
12.| All other Males of 20 Years.____________________________ 17
   |
13.| Male      { Upwards of 20 Years.________________________  9
               {-----------------------------------------------
   | Servants  { Under 20 Years._____________________________  6
   | All Female Servants.____________________________________ 29
   |
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(Signed) Fras Clowes
      Overseer

[End of Document]


Notes


See also the Heacham parish page and the main Population page

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Copyright © Mike Bristow.
December 2009