COMPTON BISHOP 1851 CENSUS Somerset Copyright H.O. 107/1937

 

{The name COMPTON is corrupted from "Combe-Town" signifying a town in a hill-girt hollow and precedes a several place names throughout England}

 

Places: - East & West sides of the Turnpike - Now the A38 Bristol to Bridgewater Road.

 

Population: - Males 301 - Females 273 - Total 574

 

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HASE             William 74 Blacksmith Enmore? Somerset BLIND

                       Rebecca 49 Blacksmith Compton Bishop Somerset

                       William 28 Ag. Lab Compton Bishop Somerset

                       Mary Ann 19 Compton Bishop Somerset

                       Ann Alice 16 Compton Bishop Somerset

                       James 8 Compton Bishop Somerset

DAVIS           William Lodger 36 Pensioner Wedmore Somerset

CHANNON   James Lodger 47 Pensioner Compton Bishop Somerset

MILLARD      Henry Lodger 19 Agricultural Labourer Compton Bishop Somerset

BRADY         Thomas Lodger 28 Agricultural Labourer Woodberrow

COX              George Lodger married 20 Sailor East Harptree

                       Mary Lodger 18 Traveller Middlesex