1871 Census of Rishton

All birthplaces are Lancashire unless otherwise mentioned.

Assumed Head and Wife are Married, everyone is else single unless otherwise stated.

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ForenameSurnameRelationshipAgeD.O.B.OccupationPropertyStreetBirthPlaceNotes 
IsabellaFletcherDaughter181853 16High StreetRishtonLunatic No Image on file.
JosephFletcherSon151856Cotton Weaver16High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
Libbha?FletcherDaughter131858Cotton Winder16High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
SophiaFletcherDaughter111860Cotton Weaver16High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
MargaretFletcherDaughter101861Cotton Reader16High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
MatildaFletcherDaughter81863Cotton Reader16High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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Mary AnnFletcherDaughter61865Scholar16High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
MariaFletcherDaughter41867Scholar16High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
Thomas E.FletcherSon21869 16High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
EdwardNobleFather In Law (Married)701801Stone Mason16High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
MaryNoble(Widow)631808 16High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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DanielMadiseh?Head441827Clogger18High StreetClayton Le Moors  No Image on file.
AliceMadiseh?Wife331838Cotton Weaver18High StreetChorley  No Image on file.
JosephMadiseh?Son101861Cotton Weaver18High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
WilliamMadiseh?Son81863Scholar18High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
ElizabethMadiseh?Daughter61865Scholar18High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
DanielMadiseh?Son31868Scholar18High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
JamesMadiseh?Son11870 18High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
[New Born]Not NamedDaughter1d.1871 18High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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JohnDuckworthHead371834Collier3Spring StreetOswaldtwistle  No Image on file.
ElizabethDuckworthWife341837 3Spring StreetRishton  No Image on file.
GeorgeDuckworthSon101861Assistant in Coal Pit3Spring StreetRishton  No Image on file.
JaneDuckworthDaughter91862Scholar3Spring StreetRishton  No Image on file.
JohnDuckworthSon81863Scholar3Spring StreetRishton  No Image on file.
EdwardDuckworthSon61865Scholar3Spring StreetRishton  No Image on file.
ThomasDuckworthSon31868Scholar3Spring StreetRishton  No Image on file.
AliceDuckworthDaughter3m.1871 3Spring StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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PeterWhiteheadHead421829Wheelwright5Spring StreetClayton Le Moors  No Image on file.
IsabellaWhiteheadWife411830Cotton Warper5Spring StreetRishton  No Image on file.
MaryWhiteheadMother (Widow)801791Housekeeper5Spring StreetClayton Le Moors  No Image on file.
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JaneNobleHead (Widow)671804Housekeeper7Spring StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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EdwardNobleSon271844Stone Mason7Spring StreetRishton  No Image on file.
SarahNobleSons Wife241847Cotton Weaver7Spring StreetRishton  No Image on file.
WilliamNobleSon41867Scholar7Spring StreetRishton  No Image on file.
ElizabethNobleDaughter21869 7Spring StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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JamesBraithwaiteHead681803Farmer Employing 1 manTottleworth Lee FarmLee LaneMitton, Yorkshire  No Image on file.
AliceBraithwaiteWife691802Farmers WifeTottleworth Lee FarmLee LaneBlackburn  No Image on file.
ChristopherBraithwaiteGrandson151856Farmers GrandsonTottleworth Lee FarmLee LaneRishton  No Image on file.
ChristopherWestServant351836Farmers ServantTottleworth Lee FarmLee LaneBlackburn  No Image on file.
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EdwardSmithHead431828Inn KeeperTottleworth Lee FarmLee LaneBury  No Image on file.
EllenSmithWife371834Inn Keepers WifeTottleworth Lee FarmLee LaneWithnell  No Image on file.
Walter EdwardSmithSon71864ScholarTottleworth Lee FarmLee LaneLiverpool  No Image on file.
Annie HampsawSmithDaughter51866ScholarTottleworth Lee FarmLee LaneLiverpool  No Image on file.
Arthur RobertSmithSon21869 Tottleworth Lee FarmLee LaneRishton  No Image on file.
AnnMorrisServant181853General ServantTottleworth Lee FarmLee LaneCroston  No Image on file.
HenryMallinVisitor341837Peanoit?Tottleworth Lee FarmLee LaneWest Bromwich, Staffordshire  No Image on file.
MarthaMallinVisitor271844Peanoit? WifeTottleworth Lee FarmLee LaneWarrington  No Image on file.
HenryMallinVisitor11870SonTottleworth Lee FarmLee LaneBurnley  No Image on file.
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ThomasHowarthHead671804Farmer of 21 AcresClose Nook FarmWilpshire RoadRishton  No Image on file.
AnnHowarthWife671804Farmers WifeClose Nook FarmWilpshire RoadRishton  No Image on file.
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ThomasBedfordHead441827Agricultural LabourerClose NookWilpshire RoadTwyford, Buckinghamshire  No Image on file.
PriscillaBedfordWife441827Domestic Duties at HouseClose NookWilpshire RoadMarsh Gibbon, Buckinghamshire  No Image on file.
EmmaBedfordDaughter81863ScholarClose NookWilpshire RoadSteeple Claydon, Buckinghamshire  No Image on file.
William RobertBedfordSon31868ScholarClose NookWilpshire RoadSteeple Claydon, Buckinghamshire  No Image on file.
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RogerHaydockHead511820Farmer of 61 AcresDunscar FarmWilpshire RoadHoughton  No Image on file.
ElijahHaydockBrother671804Farmers BrotherDunscar FarmWilpshire RoadHoughton  No Image on file.
EllenHesmondhalghServant791792House KeeperDunscar FarmWilpshire RoadChipping  No Image on file.
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WilliamCrossleyHead491822Burial Society AgentDunscar FarmWilpshire RoadWorston  No Image on file.
Mary AnnCrossleyWife501821Domestic DutiesDunscar FarmWilpshire RoadBurnley  No Image on file.
ElizabethCrossleyDaughter101861ScholarDunscar FarmWilpshire RoadBlackburn  No Image on file.
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SarahGoddardHead441827Farmers Widow of 33 AcresBlack LawWilpshire RoadChapel-en-le-Frith, Derbyshire  No Image on file.
JosephGoddardSon151856Farmers SonBlack LawWilpshire RoadManchester  No Image on file.
EllenGoddardDaughter131858Farmers DaughterBlack LawWilpshire RoadRishton  No Image on file.
WilliamGoddardSon111860ScholarBlack LawWilpshire RoadRishton  No Image on file.
JohnGoddardSon91862ScholarBlack LawWilpshire RoadRishton  No Image on file.
MichaelGoddardSon61865ScholarBlack LawWilpshire RoadRishton  No Image on file.
EllenGoddardMother-in-Law791792Retired FarmerBlack LawWilpshire RoadChapel-en-le-Frith, Derbyshire  No Image on file.
    0      No Image on file.
WilliamDewhurstHead591812Farmer and Licensed VictuallerBay Horse InnBlackburn Old RoadBillington  No Image on file.
JaneDewhurstWife591812WifeBay Horse InnBlackburn Old RoadGreat Harwood  No Image on file.
JohnDewhurstSon331838SonBay Horse InnBlackburn Old RoadRishton  No Image on file.
MarkDewhurstSon281843SonBay Horse InnBlackburn Old RoadRishton  No Image on file.
JaneDewhurstDaughter171854DaughterBay Horse InnBlackburn Old RoadRishton  No Image on file.
EllenHindleServant271844General ServantBay Horse InnBlackburn Old RoadEccleshill  No Image on file.
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HarryThomsonHead (Single)641807Farmer of 29 Acres employing 1 ManHen Moss FarmParsonage RoadOswaldtwistle  No Image on file.
IsabellaThomsonSister601811 Hen Moss FarmParsonage RoadOswaldtwistle  No Image on file.
WilliamThomsonBrother401831 Hen Moss FarmParsonage RoadOswaldtwistle  No Image on file.
IsabellaThomsonNiece71864ScholarHen Moss FarmParsonage RoadBlackburn  No Image on file.
JohnRothwellServant401831Farm Servant IndoorHen Moss FarmParsonage RoadWaddington, Yorkshire  No Image on file.
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LaurenceHindleHead (Single)561815Farmer of 35 AcresCutt FarmCutt LaneRishton  No Image on file.
GraceHindleSister541817SisterCutt FarmCutt LaneRishton  No Image on file.
AnnHindleSister491822SisterCutt FarmCutt LaneRishton  No Image on file.
AliceHindleSister461825Cotton WinderCutt FarmCutt LaneRishton  No Image on file.
RichardHindleNephew401831QuarrymanCutt FarmCutt LaneBlackburn  No Image on file.
MaryHindleNiece241847Cotton WeaverCutt FarmCutt LaneRishton  No Image on file.
HindleWalmsleyNephew221849Cotton WeaverCutt FarmCutt LaneRishton  No Image on file.
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JamesKirkhamHead341837Cotton WeaverCutt FarmCutt LaneOver Darwen  No Image on file.
RobertChippendaleBorder561815Cotton WeaverCutt FarmCutt LaneRishton  No Image on file.
RebecaChippendaleWife241847Cotton Weaver38High StreetGreat Harwood  No Image on file.
RobertChippendaleSon21869 38High StreetGreat Harwood  No Image on file.
AliceChippendaleDaughter6m.1870 38High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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JamesEdgeHead761795Barber40High StreetLower Darwen  No Image on file.
CatherineEdgeWife661805 40High StreetOver Darwen  No Image on file.
SuzannaEdgeDaughter211850Cotton Weaver40High StreetOver Darwen  No Image on file.
JohnEdgeSon241847Collier40High StreetOver Darwen  No Image on file.
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MargaretMercerHead (Widow)481823Butcher42High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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RichardCronshawHead301841Cotton Weaver44High StreetPreston  No Image on file.
LouisaCronshawWife281843Cotton Loom tenter44High StreetManchester  No Image on file.
MaryCronshawDaughter21869 44High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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FarnworthSmithHead (Widow)491822Cotton Weaver46High StreetBillington  No Image on file.
JosephSmithSon141857Cardroom Doffer46High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
AnnSmithDaughter121859Cardroom Doffer46High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
AliceSmithDaughter101861Scholar46High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
JohnSmithSon61865Scholar46High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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JamesSmithHead481823Tailors Warper48High StreetBarknowles?  No Image on file.
ElizabethSmithWife471824 48High StreetCabbarough?  No Image on file.
JamesSmithSon211850Cotton Weaver48High StreetYate, Pickup Bank  No Image on file.
HenrySmithSon171854Cotton Weaver48High StreetYate, Pickup Bank  No Image on file.
ThomasSmithSon151856Tailor48High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
MarySmithDaughter131858Cotton Winder48High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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WilliamDuckworthHead281843Labourer at Dye Works1 offHigh StreetRishton  No Image on file.
MarthaDuckworthWife291842Cotton Weaver1 offHigh StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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JaneDuckworthDaughter91862Scholar1 offHigh StreetRishton  No Image on file.
AliceDuckworthDaughter7m.1870 1 offHigh StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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JaneSharrockHead (Widow)621809House Wife50High StreetBlackburn  No Image on file.
GeorgeSharrockSon471824Labourer at Coal Pit50High StreetBlackburn  No Image on file.
JamesWatsonLodger321839Cotton Weaver50High StreetBlackburn  No Image on file.
Lucy AnnWatsonLodger331838Cotton Weaver50High StreetBlackburn  No Image on file.
John ThomasWatsonSon to Lucy111860Scholar50High StreetBlackburn  No Image on file.
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BettyBrooksHead (Unmarried)811790Accountant52High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
GraceRileyNiece501821Labour Winder52High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
GeorgeRileyNephew321839Plate Layer for E. Lancs. Rialway52High StreetRishton  No Image on file.
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WilliamTaylorHead241847Coal Miner54High StreetOswaldtwistle  No Image on file.