KINGTON MAGNA 1851 CENSUS Dorset COPYRIGHT H.O. 107/1931

 

Kington Magna is a village and classed as a parish in the district of Wincanton Somerset, and was included in that county's 1851 census, but is actually recognised as being in the County of Dorset.

 

Places: - The Whole of the Parish of Kington Magna, Kington Bowden, Bow Bridge & Nyland.

 

Population: - Males 317 - Females 331 - Total 648

 

Nyland Lane

18

LOVELL         Charles William 34 Freeholder 150 Acres Nyland Kingston Magna Dorset

                        Rachel 33 Wife Gillingham Dorset

                        William 8 Nyland, Kingston Magna Dorset

BALL              Mary Ann 13 House Servant Cucklington

COX               Windsor? 14 Farm Servant Kington Magna Dorset

 

Lower end of the parish

43

COX                George 47 Agricultural Labourer. Kington Magna Dorset

                        Edith 42 Stour Provost

                        Caroline 15 Glover Kington Magna Dorset

                        Charles 12 Agricultural Labourer. Boy Kington Magna Dorset

                        Job 9 Nyland Kington Magna Dorset

                        Edwin 5 Nyland Kington Magna Dorset

MILLS/MILES Robert Nephew 8 Nyland Kington Magna Dorset

 

Near Kington Manor Farm

92

COX                George Widower 54 Blacksmith Kington Magna Dorset

                        Eliza 21 Daughter Glover Kington Magna Dorset

                        William 14 Agricultural Labourer. Kington Magna Dorset

                        Charles 12 Agricultural Labourer. boy Kington Magna Dorset

                        Edmund 6 Grandson Errand Boy Kington Magna Dorset

 

Church Street

102

COX              William 63 Pauper Former Agricultural Labourer. Kington Magna Dorset

                       Mary 57 Wife Kington Magna Dorset

                       Jane 27 Glover Kington Magna Dorset

                       Martha 17 Glover Kington Magna Dorset

                       Zaccheus Nephew 20 Agricultural Labourer. Kington Magna Dorset

115

COX             Mary Widow 54 Shop Keeper Grocer & Tea Dealer Lydlinch

                      Frances 15 Shop Assistant West Lydford