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Norfolk: Reedham

Population in 1811, 1831 and 1841

This 1811 Norfolk Record Office document [with the reference PD 290/35 and microform reference MF 961/6] was a hand written memorandum in the parish register and contains only statistics ie. no names.

Population figures available

It contains the following information :-

[1811]

Reedham a Village

Inhabited Houses
[by how many] Families
 
Empty [houses]
 
Uninhabited houses
 
Employed in Agriculture
[Employed in] Trade
Other
 
Males
Females
 
Total
  77
  78
 
--
 
    1
 
  40
  27
  11
 
168
209
---
377

[signed] John Baker         Church Warden


1831 Population

It contains the following information :-

County of Norfolk
Division of ------
Hundred of ------
Parish of Reedham

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   282
	Females 253
	        ---
	Total   535

Population Enquires
1831

30th May 1831

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

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

------------------------------------------------------------------
   |
 1.| Inhabited Houses. ___________________________________   109
   | Families.         ___________________________________   106
   |
 2.| House building.   ___________________________________     2
   |
 3.| Houses uninhabited. __________________________________    1
   |
 4.| Fa  { Employed in Agriculture _______________________    59
   | mi  { In Trade,Manufacture, &c. _____________________    39
   | lies{ All other Families.   _________________________     7
   |
 5.|            {______________________________________________
   |   Males    {______________________________________________ 
   |            {________________________________________    282
   |
   |            {______________________________________________
   | Females    {______________________________________________
   |            {________________________________________    253
   |
 6.| Males upwards of 20 years ____________________________  135
   |
-------------------------------------------------------------------
   |
 7.| Agric   { Occupiers 1st Class.________________________   10
   | ulture. { Occupiers 2nd Class.________________________    2
   |         { Labourers in Agriculture.___________________   85
   |
 8.| Manufacturers.________________________________________    2
   |
 9.| Retail Trade and Handicraft___________________________   15
   |
10.| Wholesale & Capitalists, Clergy, Office - Clerks, }
   | Professional, and other Educated Men              }_____  1
   |
11.| Labourers, not Agricultural.____________________________ 22
   |
12.| All other Males of 20 Years.____________________________  5
   |
13.| Male      { Upwards of 20 Years.________________________  7
               {-----------------------------------------------
   | Servants  { Under 20 Years._____________________________ 13
   | All Female Servants.____________________________________ 17
   |
------------------------------------------------------------------

(Signed) Robert Browne
        Churchwarden


[1841]

Inhabited Houses
 
Males
Females
 
Total
112
 
311
302
---
613

Taken 7th June 1841 by Robert Browne and Robert Ridall

[End of Document]


Notes


See also the Reedham parish page and the main Population page

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January 2007