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Bottesford Census 1851

Transcribed by enumerator on 30 March 1851

Rel.
Con.
Mar
U
ms
Wid
emp
Appce
Servt
Serv
(sic)
Elizth

H
Gd Mot
Mot i L
Hunts
Step S

Relationship to Head of Household
Condition as to Marriage
Married
Unmarried
months
Widow/er
employing
Apprentice
Servant
Servant
As it was written
Multi-occupancy building end of household underlined
Head
Grand Mother
Mother in Law
Huntingtonshire
Step Son

Daur
Gd Dau
Genl
Ag Lab
Journeyman
Visit
Leics
Notts
Derbs
Lincs
7A
Lodg
Ldg
Son i L
Neph
Bro i L
A20

Daughter
Grand Daughter
General
Agricultural Labourer
Skilled worker paid by the day
Visitor
Leicestershire
Nottinghamshire
Derbyshire
Lincolnshire
7 Acres
Lodger
Lodger
Son in Law
Nephew
Brother in Law
Above 20

Whilst every effort has been made to make an accurate copy, of these census returns they must never the less be treated as a secondary source.

  Address

Name

Rel.

Con.

Age

Occupation

Where Born

Augustinr Meggison

Head

U

27

M.A. Curate of Bottesford

Bolam, Northumberland

Rectory Gate

Robert Marriott
Mary Marriott

Head
Wife

Mar
Mar

42
38

Grocer & Draper

Granby, Notts
Farndon, Notts

Queen Street

Robert G Bradley
Isabelle Bradley
Will G Bradley
Henry Bradley
Isabell Bradley
Maria Hollingworth

Head
Wife
Son
Son
Daur
Servt

Mar
Mar



U

32
34
11
6
7ms
15

Hair Dresser

Scholar
Scholar

General Servant

Newark, Notts
Long Eaton, Derbs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Gonerby, Lincs

Queen Street

Diton Carter
Jane Carter
Sarah Carter
Thomas Wootton

Head
Sister
Sister
Lodger

U
U
U
U

22
30
26
42

Bricklayers Labourer
Shoe Binder
Dress Maker
Bricklayer Journeyman

Woolsthorpe, Lincs
Woolsthorpe, Lincs
Woolsthorpe, Lincs
Tucknal, Derbs

Queen Street

Richard Challands
Mary Challands
Robt Mills

Head
Wife
Neph

Mar
Mar
U

42
40
14
35

Master Harness Maker

Apprentice Harness Makr

Easthorpe, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Dorrington, Lincs

Queen Street

John Gibson
Elizth Gibson
Sarah Gibson
Eliza Gibson

Head
Wife
Daur
Daur

Mar
Mar

35
35
11
10

Brickmaker Journeyman
Lace Runner
~
~

Easthorpe, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Queen Street

Robert Marriott
Ann Marriott
Mary E Marriott
Harriett Marriott
Sarah Marriott
Ann Marriott
Hellen Marriott
Wm H Marriott
Willm Lee
Martha Willows

Rd Shellington
George Cavington

Head
Wife
Daur
Daur
Daur
Daur
Daur
Son
Lodger
Servt

Lodger
Lodger

Mar
Mar






U
U

Mar
Mar

36
34
10
8
6
4
2
3ms
32
19

37
38

Innkeeper

Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar

Tailor Master
General Servant

Lodger
Lodger

Knipton, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bollingbrook, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Orston, Notts
Orston, Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Foston, Lincs
Gelding, Notts
Holbeach, Lincs

Queen Street

William Goodson
Susan Goodson
Wm Goodson
Henry Goodson

Head
Wife
Son
Son

Mar
Mar

36
24
2
10ms

Journeyman Brickmaker

Harston, Leics
Barkstone, Leics
Barkstone, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Queen Street

Joseph Wilkinson
Elizth Wilkinson
Frede Wilkinson
Tobias Wilkinson

Head
Wife
Son
Neph

Mar
Mar
U
U

52
56
16
31

Blacksmith Master

Blacksmith Appce
Blacksmith Journeyman

Woolsthorpe, Lincs
Muston, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Claypole, lincs

Queen Street

Ellen Bend

Head

U

30

Straw Bonnet Maker

Bottesford, Leics

Thos Braisby
Mary Braisby

Head
Wife

Mar
Mar

48
58

Ropemaker Master

Melton, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Queen Street

William Riley
Charlotte Riley
Frede Riley
Thos Riley
Francis Riley

Head
Wife
Son
Son
Son

Mar
Mar
U

40
42
16
14
3

Shoemaker Master
Shoe Binder
General Servant (sic)

Scholar

Bottesford, Leics
Cropwell, Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Nottingham
Bottesford, Leics

Queen Street

Joseph Walker

Sarah Walker
Ellen Gibson
Thomas Walker
William Walker
Ann Walker
John Walker

Head

Wife
Daur i L
Son
Son
Daur
Son

Mar
Mar

25

33
10
6
4
2
5ms

Filemaker Journeyman (Pauper)

Bottesford, Leics

Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Queen Street

John Hiffe ?
Eliz Hiffe ?
Wm Barnes

Head
Wife
Neph

Mar
MarU

42
50
14

Police Constable

Scholar

Hinckley, Leics
Leicester, Leics
Hinckley, Leics

Elizth Musson
Charles Lamb

Head
Lodger

U
U

41
20

Grocer
Carpenters Apprentice

Southwell, Notts
Woolsthorpe, Lincs

Queen Street

Buyn Challands
Mary Challands
Frances Challands
Joseph Challands

Head
Wife
Daur
Son

Mar
MarU

48
38
15
11

Ag Lab
Lace Runner
Lace Runner

Bottesford, Leics
Knipton, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Queen Street

William Spencer
Ann Leighton
Mary Pullin
John Dyer

Head
Wid
Lodger
Lodger

U
Wid
U
Mar

43
55
74
25


Housekeeper
Annuitant
Railway Platelayer

Loughborough, Lei
Grantham, Lincs
Tattershall, Lincs
Weeking, Norfolk

Queen Street

John T Hudson
Mary A Hudson
John W Hudson

Head
Wife
Son

Mar
Mar

47
24
10ms

Chair Manufact Master

Louth, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Queen Street

James Morgan
Mary A Morgan
Hen J Morgan
John S Morgan

Head
Wife
son
Son

Mar
Mar

32
25
2
6ms

Farrier
These two places reversed then amended on the census

Asteningham Glo
Ponton, Lincs
Grantham, Lincs
Denton, Lincs

Queen Street

Richard Harper
Elizth Harper
Sarah Harper
Mary A Harper
Hannah Gibson

Head
Wife
Daur
Gd Dau
Gd Mot

Mar
Mar
U
U
Wid

66
63
30
11
35

Ag Lab & Sexton

Servant

Recipient of an Alms House

Southo, Hunts
Bennington, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Balderton, Notts

Two House Uninhabited

Queen Street

George Fleurson

Susan Higden

Head

Servt

Wid

U

63

38

Freeholder 20acres emp (0) lab
Housekeeper

Flawbro, Notts

London, Middlesex

James Robinson
Ann Robinson
Ann Robinson
James Robinson
Robert Middleton
Thomas Watts
Mary Allen

Head
Wife
Daur
Son
Visitor
App
Servt

Mar
Mar
U
U
U
U
U

53
53
18
16
37
16
15

Carpenter Master emp 3 App


Carpenter Apprentice
Annuitunt
Carpenter Apprentice
Gent Servant

Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Newark, Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Sedgebrook, Lincs

Queen Street

Jno Longbottom
Eliz Longbottom
Ann Longbottom
Geo Longbottom

Head
Wife
Daur
Son

Mar
Mar

27
31
4
2

Miller Journeyman

Scholar

Claypole, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Queen Street

Jno Brown
Susan Brown

Head
Wife

57
51

Bricklayers Lab
Boot Binder

Bottesford, Leics
Newark, Notts

Queen Street

Ann Sues
Saml Curtis

Wid
Wid

H
Ldg

65
77

Charwoman
Hawker (Oatmeal) pauper

Sedgebrook, Lincs
G. Gonerby, Lincs

Queen Street

Mary Layfield
Sarah Joycroft

Head
Niece

Wid
U

71
32

Housekeeper
Schoolmistress

Barkstone, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Queen Street

Eliza Kettle
Wm Kettle
Henry Kettle
Eliza Kettle
Mattla Kettle
David Kettle
Hanh Kettle

Wife
Son
Son
Daur
Son
Son
Daur

Mar
U
U

43
11
9
7
5
3
1

Ag Lab wife
Plough Boy
Plough Boy

Bennington, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Queen Street

John Bocken
Sarah Bocken
Wm Bocken
Mary Bocken
John Bocken
Casher Bocken
Hannah Bocken

Head
Daur sic
Son
Daur
Son
Daur
Daur

Mar
Mar
U

35
36
11
8
6
4
1

Ag Lab
Charwoman


Scholar

Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Chapel Street

Sarah Parnham

Jonah Lamb
Lucy M Lamb
Sarah Robinson
John Cooper

Head

Neph
Niece
Servt
Servt

Wid

U
U
U
U

59

33
31
20
17

Farmer of 88 acres emp 2 lab
Employed on Farm
Employed on Farm
Employed on Farm Gen Sevt
Employed on Farm

Normanton, Leics

Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Chapel Street

Hannah Goodman

Head

U

58

Lace Runner

Stanton, Notts

Chapel Street

Willm Robinson
Jane Robinson
Elizth Robinson
Wm Page

Head
Daur
Daur
Appce

Mar
U
U
U

52
21
12
14

Master Cordwainer
Shoe Binder
Scholar
Shoemakers Appce

Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Barkstone, Leics

Chapel Street

William Page
Ann Page
Thomas Page
Theophilus Page
John Page
Ann Page
Elizth Page
Rebecca Page

Head
Wife
Son
Son
Son
Daur
Daur
Daur

Mar
Mar
U

45
39
15
11
9
6
4
2ms

Master baker

Appce Baker

Scholar
Scholar

Boston, Lincs
Normanton, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Chapel Street

Joseph Brown
Sarah Brown
John Brown

Head
Wife
Son

Mar
Mar

41
28
2

Pauper Ag Lab
Lace Runner

Ab Kettleby, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Chapel Street

Benjm Walker
Abigal Walker
Henry Walker
John Walker
Elizth Ayre

Head
Wife
Son
Son
Servt

Mar
Mar
U

U

52
50
17
14
17

Genl Practitioner L,AC
~

Scholar
General Servant

Hucknal, Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Chapel Street

William Wood
Elizth Wood
John J Wood
Tom Wood
Lucy M Wood
George Tersting (?)
Rachel Leeson
George Leeson
Mary Leeson

Head
Wife
Son
Son
Daur
Lodger
Visitor
Visitor
Visitor

Mar
Mar



Mar
Mar
Son Dau

27
28
4
2
5ms
22
26
3
1

Master Tailor




Journeyman Mason
Ag Labs wife

Bottesford, Leics
Woolsthorpe, Lincs
Woolsthorpe, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Southwell, Notts
Barrowby, Lincs
Barrowby, Lincs
Barrowby, Lincs

Chapel Street

William Parnham
Mary Parnham
Ann Parnham
Henry Parnham
Francis Moss

Head
Wife
Daur
Son
Dau i L

Mar
Mar
U

U

60
55
18
7
20

Cattle Dealer


Scholar
Dressmaker

Whatton, Notts
Whatton, Notts
Whatton, Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Whatton, Notts

Chapel Street

Robert Smith
Ann Smith
Ann Smith
James Smith

Head
Wife
Daur
Son

Mar
Mar
U
U

62
53
24
18

Wheelwright Journeyman

General Servant

Skellington, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Chapel Street

Elizth Pickworth
Sarah Bockin

Head
Servt

Wid
U

72
13

Retired Farmer Widow
General Servant

Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Wrights Yard

Thomas Richards
Mary Richards
William Richards
George Richards
Elizth Richards
Jonah Martin
William Bailey

Head
Wife
Son
Son
Daur
Appce
Uncle

Mar
Mar



U
U

33
40
8
5
2
15
70

Master Tailor
Shopkeeper
Scholar
Scholar

Factory Apprentice
Ag Lab

Granby, Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Cropwell, Notts
Bottesford, Leics

Wrights Yard

William Cavington
Sarah Cavington
William Cavington
George Cavington
Thos Cavington
Mary Cavington

Head
Wife
Son
Son
Son
Daur

Mar
Mar
U

40
42
13
11
7
4

Ag Lab

Ag Lab

Elton, Notts
Sothwell, Notts
Harsam (?), Notts
Harsam (?), Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Wrights Yard

Samum Bend
Mary Bend
Isaac Bend
Ann Bend
Ann Hardy
Mary Hardy

Head
Wife
Son
Daur
Lodger
Daur

Mar
Mar


U
U

28
26
3
1
32
3

Ag Lab
Lace Runner


Lace Runner
Illegitimate

Bottesford, Leics
Granby, Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

On house uninhabited

Wrights Yard

William Harvey
Hanh Harvey
Rose Harvey
John Harvey
Mary Harvey

Head
Wife
Daur
Son
Daur

Mar
Mar
~
~

28
25
3
2
1ms

Garden Labourer
~
~
~
~

Granby, Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Wrights Yard

Thomas Wakeland
Elizth Wakeland
Phebe Wakeland
Ann Wakeland
Mary Wakeland
Elizth Kitchen

Head
Wife
Daur
Daur
Daur
Mot i L

Mar
Mar
~
~
~
Wid

27
28
3
1
1wk
61

Ag Lab




Nurse

Hawksworth, Notts
Saltby, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
S. Witham, Lincs

Wrights Yard

John Asher
Elizth Asher
William Asher
Sarah Asher
Ann Asher

Head
Wife
Son
Daur
Daur

Mar
Mar
~
~
~

31
27
5
2
1ms

Ag Lab

Scholar

Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Wrights Yard

Philip Rawdon
Sarah Rawdon
John Rawdon
Philip Rawdon

Head
Daur
Son
Son

Wid
U
U
U

59
27
24
16

Journeyman Shoemaker

Ag Lab
Ag Lab

Farndon, Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Wrights Yard

George Asher
Elizth Asher
John Asher
Mary Asher
Ann Asher
William Asher
Hannah Asher

Head Wife
Son
Daur
Daur
Son
Daur

Mar
Mar
~

~
~
~

31
33
9
6
4
2
3ms

Ag Lab

Scholar
Scholar

Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Chapel Street

Robert Taylor
Mary Taylor
William Taylor
Job Taylor
Wisdom Taylor
Ellen Taylor
William Hardy

Head
Wife
Son
Son
Son
Daur
Apprce

Mar
Mar
~
~
~
~
U

44
33
10
6
4
8ms
17

Master Shoemaker
Shoe Binder
Scholar



Shoemakers Apprce

Heckington, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Chapel Street

Joseph Challands
Rebecca Challands
Joseph Challands
John Challands
Henry Challands
John Millns ?
George Millns ?
Ann Bugg

Head
Wife
Son
Son
Son
Son i L
Son i L
Servt

Mar
Mar
U
U


U
U

51
43
15
12
10
16
12
16

Builder emp 11 men 4 lab

Builder
Scholar
Scholar
Apprentice (Bricklayer)
Scholar
Gen Servt

Bottesford, Leics

Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Rushington, Lincs
Dorrington, Lincs
Muston, Leics

Chapel Street

John Prince
Martha Prince
John Prince
Mary Prince
Henry Prince
Thomas Prince

Head Daur
Son
Daur
Son
Son

Mar
U
U
~
~
~

54
22
16
10
9
2ms

Journeyman Brickmaker

Journeyman Brickmaker

Gotham, Notts
Gotham, Notts
Gotham, Notts
Wymswolde, Leics
Basford, Notts
Bottesford, Leics

Chapel Street

William Challands
Elizth Challands
May A Challands
Lancelot Challands
Hugh Challands
Jefr Baviacliffe
Eliz J Robinson

Head Wife
Daur
Son
Son
Visitor
Servt

Mar
Mar
U
U
~
Mar
U

44
43
19
14
12
35
15

Brickmaker Emp 5 men 2 boys


Scholar
Clerk in Cotton Manufactory
General Servant

Easthorpe, Leics
Claypole, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Blidsworth, Notts
Granby, Lincs

Chapel Street

Michael Winter
Mary Winter

Head
Wife

Mar
Mar

73
72

Bedesman Late Ag Lab

Knipton, Leics
Witham, Lincs

Chapel Street

William Lee
Emma Lee
William Lee
Saml Lee
John Lee
Phoebe Lee
Ruben Lee
George Tyler

Head
Wife
Son
Son
Son
Daur
Son
Step S

Mar
Mar
~
U
~
~
~
U

34
35
11
9
6
4
2
15

Bricklayers Lab






Bricklayer Lab

Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Barkstone, Leics

Chapel Street

Eilij (?) Haynes
Elizth Haynes
Eliza Haynes
John Haynes

Head
Wife
Daur
Son

Mar
Mar
U
~

59
62
18
15

Gardener & Parish Clerk

Assistant at Home
Ag Lab

Bottesford, Leics
Granby, Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

On Green

Mary Pigging
Francis Pigging
George Fisher
Ann Fisher
Mary Fisher
Sophia Fisher
Ann Fisher
William Fisher

Head
Daur
Son i L
Daur
Daur
Daur
Daur
Son

Wid
U
Mar
Mar
U
~
~

63
29
34
38
12
11
8
1ms

Coal Dealer
Servt
Journeyman Shoemaker

Scholar
Scholar

Falkingham, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Hiwilby ? Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

On Green

Thomas Cragg
Francis Cragg
Charles Cragg

Head
Wife
Son

Mar
Mar
U

72
67
33

Ag Lab Pauper

Ag Lab

Orston, Notts
Sumerby, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics

 

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