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Bottesford Census 1871

 Transcribed by enumerator on  07 April 1871
Revised by H Graves 22nd August 1871

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

H
Master
Hkeep
NK

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
Words in red seem to have been added later see revision above
Housekeeper
Not Known

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

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

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

High Street
Post Offices

Hannah Pickering

Thomas Pickering
Mary A Paling

Head

Brother
Servt

U

U
U

54

49
19

Ironmonger, Postmaster, Grazier of 40 acres 1 lab
Letter Carrier & Landowner
General Servant

Bottesford, Leics

Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

High Street
Rutland Arms

Robert Winn
Elizabeth Winn
Lilly Dawson
Alice Hardy

Head
Wife
Niece
Servt

Mar
Mar

38
34
4
14

Licensed Victualler

Scholar
General Servant

Bottesford, Leics
Mellthorpe, Lincs
Peterboro, Northants
Bottesford, Leics

High Street

William Leak
Ann Leak
Edward Leak

Head
Wife
Son

Mar
Mar
U

52
45
19

Maltster

Maltster

Silk Willoughby, Lincs
Skellington, Lincs
Stamford, Lincs

High Street

Uninhabited

High Street

Ann Jarvis

Head

U

54

Schoolmistress

Easthorpe, Leics

High Street

Samuel Widdowson
Eliza Widdowson
John Widdowson

Eliza Widdowson

Head
Wife
Son

Daur

Mar
Mar
U

U

71
62
24

23

Master Baker

Assistant Baker

Old Radford, Notts
Nottingham
Bobben Mill Radford, Notts
Bobben Mill Radford, Notts

High Street

George Sherwin

Fanny Sherwin
Edwin Sherwin
George G Sherwin
Fanny Sherwin
Lucy A Sherwin
William Parks

Head

Wife
Son
Son
Daur
Daur
Appce

Mar

Mar




U

38

39
10
9
6
1
20

Master Saddler & Harness Maker

Scholar
Scholar
Scholar

Saddler
& Harness Maker

Bottesford, Leics

Hulme end Sheen, Staffs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Knipton, Leics

High Street

Richard Daybell
Eliza Daybell
Annie E Daybell
John R Daybell
Mary Knowles

Head
Wife
Daur
Son
Servt

Mar
Mar

26
26
2
9ms
12

Butcher Master

Scholar

General Servant

Balderton, Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

High Street

John Kirk
Eliza Kirk
George Kirk

Head
Wife
Son

Mar
Mar

25
22
1

Plate Layer on the Railway

Bingham, Notts
Honington, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics

High Street

Johnathan F Singleton


Rebecca Singleton
Ann Smith

Head


Wife
Servt

Mar


Mar
U

83


56
20

Lieutenant Army Retired List (A H P) Retired Ass. Surgeon Leicester Militia

General Servant

Nottingham


Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

High Street

William Wood
Elizabeth Wood
George J Wood
Alma Wood
Kate A Wood
Tom W Wood
William H Wood

Head
Wife
Son
Daur
Daur
Son
Son

Mar
Mar
U
U

48
49
18
16
14
12
4

Tailor & Draper

Tailor,
Apprentices
Tailor,
Apprentices
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar

Bottesford, Leics
Woolsthorpe, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

High Street

Ann Vincent

Elizabeth Challands
Mary A Stevenson
James Geeson

Head

Servt
Servt
Servt

U

U
U
U

75

27
14
22

Farmer of 280 acres empl 5 labs 2 boys
General Servant
General Servant
Farm Servant
Indoor

Bottesford, Leics

Muston, Leics
Barkstone, Leics
Redmile, Leics

High Street

William Wilson
Mary Wilson
Edward Wilson
Jane Wilson
Ada Wilson
William Page

Head
Wife
Son
Daur
Gd Dau
Boarder

Mar
Mar
U
U

U

63
62
35
32
7
34

Cordwainer

Bricklayer's Labourer
Late General Servant
Scholar
Dealer in Corn & Coal

Bottesford, Leics
Woolsthorpe, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Barkstone, Leics

High Street
(Bull Inn)

William Barrand

Ann Barrand
William J Barrand
Sarah A Barrand
Eliza Barrand
Sarah Lilly
Ellen Brewitt

Head

Wife
Son
Daur
Daur
Servt
Servt

Mar

Mar
U


U
U

51

47
24
15
9
22
15

Licensed Victualler owner of 10 acres of land



Scholar
General Servant
General Servant

North Stoke, Lincs

Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Great Gonerby, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Woolsthorpe, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics

High Street

Francis Miller
Harriett Noble
Elizabeth Noble
Maria Noble
Harriett Hollingsworth

Head
Visitor
Daur
Daur
Servt

Wid
Mar


U

71
38
5
3
20

Retired Farmer
Builders Wife


General Servant

Caythorpe, Lincs Fulbeck, Lincs
Ongar, Essex
Ongar, Essex
Bottesford, Leics

High Street
(National School)

Rice L Jones
Jane D Jones
John J Jones
Rice D Jones
Annie S Jones
Robert T Jones
Sarah Hollingsworth

Head
Wife
Son
Son
Daur
Son
Servt

Mar
Mar

36
38
6
5
4
2
15

Schoolmaster
Schoolmistress
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar

General Servant

Wales
Witney, Oxon
Wales
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

High Street

Uninhabited

High Street

Uninhabited

High Street

Uninhabited

High Street

John Fryer
Margaret Fryer
Kate Watson

Head
Wife
Dau i L

Mar
Mar
U

32
40
16

Butcher

Langford, Notts
Sturton, Lincs
Sturton, Lincs

High Street

Eleanor Bend
John D Bend

Head
Son

U
U

50
19

Bonnet Maker
Bricklayer
Journeyman

Sturton, Leics
Sturton, Leics

High Street

John Sutton
Sarah Sutton
Mary J Sutton
Sarah A Sutton
John W Sutton

Head
Wife
Daur
Daur
Son

Mar
Mar

47
44
7
5
2

Grocer

Scholar
Scholar

Sturton, Leics
Cropwell Bishop, Notts
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

High Street
(Red Lion Inn)

John Thomas Fisher
Ann Fisher
Elizabeth Hardy
William Jackson
Hezikiah Bosswell

Head
Wife
Cousin
Lodger
Lodger

Mar
Mar
U
U
U

40
39
24
52
32

Licensed Victualler


Butcher
Cutler

Wollaton, Notts
Barrowby, Lincs
Kegworth, Leics
Flintham, Notts
Loughboro, Leics

High Street

James Lewty
Fanny Lewty
Mary J Lewty
Elvira A Lewty

Head
Wife
Daur
Daur

Mar
Mar

48
46
15
7

Watchmaker

Scholar
Scholar

Nottingham
Redmile, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

High Street

John Hardy

Sarah A Taylor
Harriet F Taylor

Head

Wife
Gd Dau

Wid

Wid

67

32
7

Formerly Baker None General Lab
Dressmaker
Scholar

East Allington, Lincs

Bottesford, Leics
Hythe, Hampshire

High Street

Sarah Wright
Mary Taylor

Head
none

Wid
Wid

82
52

Annuitant
Nurse

Screeton, Notts
Bottesford, Leics

High Street

John Bass
Elizabeth Bass
David Bass
Elizabeth Bass

Head
Wife
Son
Daur

Mar
Mar

37
38
14
12

Ag Lab

Scholar
Scholar

Croxton Kerrial, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

High Street

Daniel R Daybell

Elizabeth E Daybell
Daniel R Daybell
Sarah D Daybell
Giszrana Wetherill
Annie Richard
George Foster
Edward Bust

Head

Wife
Son
Daur
Servt
Servt
Servt
Servt

Mar

Mar


U

U

29

27
2
8ms
19
13
24
15

Farmer 188 acres employing 3 Lab & 1 boy



General Servant
Nursemaid General Servant
Farm Servant
Indoor
Farm Servant
Indoor

Bottesford, Leics

Grantham, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Kelby, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bourne, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics

High Street
(Spalton Terrac)

Olivia Spalton
Olivia Spalton

Head
Gd Dau

Wid

73
16

Retired Farmer

Waltham, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

High Street

William Judson
Catherine Judson
Thomas Judson

Head
Wife
Father

Mar
Mar
Wid

32
34
74

Head Waggoner

Annuitant

Bottesford, Leics
Elton, Notts
Bottesford, Leics

High Street

Elizabeth Bailey
Mary Bailey
John Robinson (Blind)

Head
Daur
Father

Wid
U
Wid

49
19
82

Nurse
Unemployed
Annuitant

Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Westboro, Lincs

High Street

William Bond
Mary Bond
Sarah A Bond

Head
Wife
Daur

Mar
Mar

29
21
1

Blacksmith

Boston, Lincs
Saltby, Leics
Spittlegate, Lincs

High Street

John Robinson
Mary Robinson
Hannah Robinson

Head
Wife
Daur

Mar
Mar
U

65
66
24

Ag Lab

Domestic Servt unemployed

Bottesford, Leics
Muston, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Church Street
(Beer House)

William Knowles
Sarah Knowles
Mary Knowles
Sarah Knowles
Harriett Knowles
Edward Marshall

Head
Wife
Daur
Daur
Niece
Lodger

Mar
Mar
U
U

Wid

55
57
28
19
6
65

Beer House Keeper

General Servant
General Servant
Scholar
Ag Lab

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

Church Street

Francis James
Lousia James
Ellen H James
Sarah Hall
Thomas Paterson

Head
Wife
Daur
Servt
Apprce

Mar
Mar

U
U

30
29
7ms
25
16

Master Blacksmith


General Servt
Blacksmith

Bottesford, Leics
Cambridge
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Long Bennington, Lincs

Church Street

Frediric Skillington
Elizabeth Skillington
Mary A Skillington

Head
Wife
Daur

Mar
Mar
U

48
47
20

GP Small Ware Dealer

General Servant

Bottesford, Leics
Great Gonerby, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics

Church Street

William Colby
Lucy Colby
Edith James

Head
Wife
Visitor

Mar
Mar

56
50
4

Cattle Dealer
Schoolmistress

Claypole, Lincs
Stubton, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics

Church Street

Uninhabited

Church Street

Uninhabited

Church Street

Job Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
John J Wilson
George Wilson
Fanny Taylor

Head
Wife
Son i L
Son i L
Daur

Mar
Mar

26
30
10
7
1

Shoemaker Journeyman

Scholar
Scholar

Bottesford, Leics
Welbourn, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Church Street

Francis James

Ann James
Ann James
Emily James
Laura James
Frank James
Fredirick James
Lousia Flowers

Head

Wife
Daur
Daur
Daur
Son
Son
Servt

Mar

Mar

42

36
12
10
9
6
1
15

Machinist Owner also driver of steam threshing machine

Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
General Servant

Bottesford, Leics

London, Middlesex
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Church Street

Richard Geeson
Elizabeth Geeson
Edwin J Geeson
Mary J Geeson
Ann E Geeson
Ernest N Geeson
Herbert G Geeson

Head
Wife
Son
Daur
Daur
Son
Son

Mar
Mar

43
43
12
10
9
7
3

Grocer

Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar

Marston, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Barrowby, Lincs
London, Middlesex
London, Middlesex
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Church Street

Bartholomew Stonicliffe
Sarah Stonicliffe
Olive E Stonicliffe
Sarah Jane Stonicliffe
Bartholomew Stonicliffe

Head
Wife
Daur
Daur
Son

Mar
Mar

42
42
12
9
3

Miller

Scholar
Scholar

Gaxley, Hunts.
Gaxley, Hunts.
Boston, Lincs
Boston, Lincs
Boston, Lincs

Queen Street

Daniel Hardy

Elizabeth Hardy
Elizabeth Hardy
John Hardy
Sarah A Hardy
Robert Hardy
Emma H Hardy

Head

Wife
Daur
Son
Daur
Son
Daur

Mar

Mar

43

41
11
8
5
3
2

Groom & Gardener Domestic Servant

Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar

Bottesford, Leics

Great Gonerby, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Queen Street

John Hoe

Ann Hoe
Fanny Hoe

Head

Wife
Niece

Mar

Mar

57

66
7

Retired Inland Revenue Officer

Scholar

Bottesford, Leics

Great Wigston, Leics
Collingham, Notts

Queen Street

George Gibson
Charlotte Gibson
Mary E Gibson
Susannah Gibson
Fanny P Gibson

Head
Wife
Daur
Daur
Daur

Mar
Mar

32
34
6
4
6ms

Shoemaker

Scholar
Scholar

Easthorpe, Leics
Conigsby, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics

Queen Street

Robert Edwards
Elizabeth Edwards
John J Cooper
Mary E Cooper

Head
Wife
Neph
Niece

Mar
Mar

58
54
75
10

Tailor & Draper Master

Tailor
Apprentice

Long Bennington, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
London
Bottesford, Leics

Queen Street

William Edwards
Amy Edwards
Elizabeth L B Edwards
Jane Hoyte

Head
Wife
Daur
Lodger

Mar
Mar

U

26
28
1
59

Tailor Master

Bottesford, Leics
Anwick, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Croxton Kerrial, Leics

Queen Street

Rebecca Challands
George Mills

Head
Son

Wid
U

63
33

Anniutant
House Carpenter

Bottesford, Leics
Darrington, Lincs

Queen Street
(Granby Inn)

Thomas Redford
Mary Redford

Head
Wife

Mar
Mar

54
44

Licensed Victuller

Knipton, Leics
Helpringham, Lincs

Queen Street

Helen Tow
Elizabeth Hardy
Ann E Scoffins

Head
Sister
Servt

Wid
U

61
63
12

Retired Maltster

General Servant

Grantham, Lincs
Grantham, Lincs
Knipton, Leics

Queen Street

William Wilkinson
Ann Wilkinson
George Wilkinson
Elizabeth A Wilkinson
Frediric W Wilkinson
Mary J Wilkinson
John J Wilkinson
Alfred R Wilkinson
Annie E Wilkinson
Emily Wilkinson
Thomas Sentence

Head
Wife
Son
Daur
Son
Daur
Son
Son
Daur
Daur
Boarder

Mar
Mar








U

45
40
15
13
11
9
6
4
2
1wk
51

Wheelwright Master
Blacksmith
Apprentice

Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar

Journeyman Blacksmith

Woolsthorpe, Lincs
Harston, Leics
Grantham, Lincs
Woolsthorpe, Lincs
Grantham, Lincs
Grantham, Lincs
Grantham, Lincs
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Bottesford, Leics
Barrowby, Lincs.

Queen Street

John R Palmer
Caroline A Palmer
Annie Palmer
Fanny Palmer
Ellen Palmer
Thomas L Palmer
Harriett Palmer

Head
Wife
Daur
Daur
Daur
Son
Daur

Mar
Mar
U

45
48
16
13
11
9
7

Retired Lieut Army E.J.C


Teacher
at School
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar

Barrowby, Lincs.
Hull, Yorks
Axton, Notts
Axton, Notts
Axton, Notts
Axton, Notts
Axton, Notts
Axton, Notts

Queen Street

William Spencer

Head

U

63

Wheelwright

Loughborough, Leics

Queen Street

William Guy
Mary Guy

Head
Wife

Mar
Mar

64
56

Retired Farmer

Normanton, Leics
Haceby, Lincs

Queen Street

William Riley
Charlotte Riley

Head
Wife

Mar
Mar

60
59

Shoemaker Master

Bottesford, Leics
Cropwell Butler, Notts

Queen Street

Sarah Robinson
George Robinson
William Robinson
Eliza Robinson
Emily S Wheeler

Head
Son
Son
Daur
Gd Dau

Wid
U
U
U

71
33
29
27
7ms

Laundress
Ag Lab
Ag Lab
Dressmaker

Castle Bytham, Lincs
Whipsendine, Rutland
Whipsendine, Rutland
Whipsendine, Rutland
Doncaster, Yorks

 

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