Thornton Census 1871
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Rd St or House Name Relation Condition Age Sex Occupation   Where born Handicap
Blackfields Farm Martin Heckford HEAD M 39 M Farmer 300acers 8labs. & boys Beds Hockliffe  
  Ellen Heckford Wife M 38 F   Bucks Hardwick  
  William Heckford Son S 17 M   Bucks Northall  
  Albert Heckford Son S 14 M   Bucks Northall  
  Walter Heckford Son S 12 M Scholar Beds Hockliffe  
  John Heckford Son S 11 M   Beds Hockliffe  
  Arthur Heckford Son S 1 M   Beds Hockliffe  
  Sarah Jones Servent S 17 F Dairy Maid Bucks Marsh Gibon  
                   
Tyrelscote Farm Robert Rogers HEAD M 68 M Farmer 406acers 7labs. 3boys NTH Grendon  
  Elenor Rogers Wife M 60 F   Beds Kempston  
  James Rogers Son S 35 M   NTH Cogenhoe  
  Jane Dunkley Servent S 18 F General Servent Bucks Nash  
  ? Johassh Dunkley Servent S 16 F General Servent Bucks Nash  
                   
Furzen Field Farm John Whitehead HEAD M 45 M Ag. Lab. Bucks Leckhampstead  
  Fanny Whitehead Wife M 42 F   Bucks Leckhampstead  
  Alice Whitehead Daughter S 15 F   Bucks Leckhampstead  
  Sarah Ann Whitehead  Daughter S 9 F   Bucks Leckhampstead  
  Thomas John Whitehead Son S 12 M Ag. Lab. Bucks Leckhampstead  
  Elizabeth Whitehead Daughter S 6 F Scholar Bucks Leckhampstead  
  Earnest Whitehea Son S 1 M   Bucks Thornton  
  James Packover Boarder S 16 M Ag. Lab. NTH Charlton Newbottle  
                   
Field Barn Cottage Joseph Horn HEAD M 48 M Sheppard Beds Ridgmont  
  Frances Horn Wife M 47 F Platter Beds Ridgmont  
Alfred Horn Son S 12 M Ag. Lab. Bucks Bow Brickhill  
  Phebe Horn Daughter S 9 F Scholar Bucks Newport Pagnell  
                   
Hall Farm John McFarlane HEAD M 42 M Farm Bailiff 292a ROX Scotland  
  Sarah McFarlane Wife M 38 F   NTH Great ?  
  William McFarlane Son S 9 M   OXON Barton  
  John McFarlane Son S 6 M   Bucks Thornton  
                  No.2
  Anne McFarlane Daughter S 4 F   Bucks Thornton  
  Sarah McFarlane Daughter S 2 F   Bucks Thornton  
  George McFarlane Son S 1m M   Bucks Thornton  
  Elane Barrett Servant S 17 F General Servant NTH Grestworth  
                   
Thornton Hall  Hon Richard Cavendish HEAD Widow 77 M Honourable Landlord Ireland Dublin  
  Louise Cavendish Daughter S 17 F   London Chesham Place  
  ? Cecilia     Cavendish Daughter S 14 F   London Chesham Place  
  Elizabeth Carrington Governess S 55 F   STAFF    
  ? Lanance Gurdane House keeper S 42 F   DEV    
  Elizabeth Huckbaker Governess S 35 F   France    
  Carolin Quinty Laundry Maid S 41 F   NTH    
  Sarah Fluke ? Head Maid S 24 F        
  Maria Dove Childs Maid S 28 F   London Bloomsbury  
  Emma Tery Fay ? Kitchen Maid S 25 F   GLOS    
  Emma Judd Kitchen Maid S 20 F   OXON    
  Jane Invarne ? House Maid S 21 F   Bucks    
  Caroline Ash House Maid S 22 F   Bucks    
  Martha Haynes Laundry Maid S 23 F   Bucks    
  Henry Hariton Butler S 37 M   London    
  George Hibrey Under Butler S 26 M   SOM    
  James Pulthorn ? Footman S 25 M   LINC    
  Richard George Footman S 26 M   ? ?  
  Joe Hude ? Coachman S 33 M   WORS    
  John Hobbs Farmer S 22 M   HERTS    
                   
  William Barrett HEAD M 67 M Ag Labourer Bucks Thornton  
  Elizabeth Barrett Wife M 67 F   Bucks Shenley  
  George Barrett Son S 19 M   Bucks Thornton  
                   
  Thomas Whitehall HEAD M 38 M   Bucks Leckhampsted  
  Mary Whitehall Wife M 36 F   Bucks Leckhampsted  
  Ellen Whitehall Daughter S 13 F   Bucks Leckhampsted  
  Charles Whitehall Son S 11 M   Bucks Leckhampsted  
  John Whitehall Son S 9 M   Bucks Leckhampsted  
                  No.3
  Walter Whitehall Son S 5 M   Bucks Leckhampsted  
  James Whitehall Son S 2 M   Bucks Thornton  
  Margeret Whitehall Daughter S 1 F   Bucks Thornton  
                   
  Albert Cotton HEAD M 41 M Sheppard Bucks Maids Moreton  
  Eliza Cotton Wife M 44 F   OXON Little B ?  
  Sarah Cotton Daughter S 12 F   Bucks Thornton  
  James Cotton Son S 8 M Scholar Bucks Thornton  
  Charles Cotton Son S 6 M Scholar Bucks Thornton  
  Eli Cotton Daughter S 8 m F   Bucks Thornton  
                   
  William King HEAD M 48 M Ag Labourer Bucks Granborough  
  Pheby King Wife M 47 F Lace Maker Bucks Beachampton  
  William King Son S 14 M Ag Labourer Bucks Thornton  
  Henry King Son S 11 M Scholar Bucks Thornton  
  Chales E. King Son S 9 M Scholar Bucks Thornton  
  Frederic King Son S 7 M Scholar Bucks Thornton  
  Joseph King Son S 1 M   Bucks Thornton  
                   
Cottage John Barrett HEAD  M 54 M Ag Labourer Bucks Foscott  
  Eliza Barrett Wife M 48 F Lace Maker Bucks Stoney Stratford  
  Alice Barrett Daughter S 7 F Scholar Bucks Thornton  
  Emma Barrett Daughter S 5 F Scholar Bucks Thornton  
                   
  William Sturdy HEAD M 53 M S.Gardener YKS Mauriby  
  Marther Sturdy Wife M 52 F Governeress NTH Weldon  
  Joseph William Sturdy Son S 10 M Scholar Bucks Thornton  
                   
  Henry Cotton HEAD M 28 M Shepard Bucks Maids Moreton  
  Elizabeth Cotton Wife M 29 F Lace Maker Bucks Whaddon  
  Emma J. Cotton Daughter S 5 F Scholar Bucks Maids Moreton  
  Robert Cotton Son S 2 M Scholar Bucks Thornton  
  Eller Cotton Daughter S 4 m F   Bucks Thornton  
                   
                   
                  No.4
  Richard Cante HEAD M 30 M Gamekeeper Bucks Winslow  
  Mary A. Cante Wife M 32 F   Derby Derby  
  Mary J. Cante Daughter S 3 F Scholar Derby Derby  
  Emma E. Cante Daughter S 4 m F   Bucks Thornton  
                   
Brick Garden  John Isham HEAD M 28 M Ag Labourer Bucks Leckhampsted  
Cottage Emma Isham Wife M 29 F   NTH Saresham  
  Elizabeth Isham Daughter S 3 F   Bucks Lillingston Lovell  
  Edward Isham Son S 11 m M   Bucks Thornton  
                   
Brick Cottage Thomas Whitehead HEAD M 35 M Ag Labourer Bucks Leckhampsted  
  Emma Whitehead Wife M 34 F Lace Maker Bucks Leckhampsted  
  Elizabeth Whitehead Daughter S 10 F Scholar Bucks Leckhampsted  
  Sam Whitehead Son S 7 M Scholar Bucks Leckhampsted  
  Jane Whitehead Daughter S 4 F   Bucks Thornton  
  Babera Anne Whitehead Daughter S 2 F   Bucks Thornton  
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                 
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
Abbreviations           Handicap - This space is      
Beds=  Bedfordshire         used to record mental illnesses      
Bucks =  Buckinghamshire         and disabilities which made      
CMS= Carmarthenshire         people unable to work.      
Derby= Derbyshire              
DEV= Devonshire         As listed on forms;      
Herts=  Hertfordshire         1. Deaf and Dumb      
GLOS=  Gloucestershire         2. Blind      
LINC= Lincolnshire         3. Lunatic      
NTH= Northamptonshire         4. Ibosile. Feeble minded      
Oxon= Oxfordshire                
ROX= Roxburghshire                
STAFF= Staffordshire                
Suff= Suffolk                
Warks= Warwickshire                
Worcs= Worcestershire                
YKS= Yorkshire