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Name: James Aitken Occupation: coal merchant Address: Canal side

Name: Miss E. A. Anderson Occupation: Address: 5 Hermitage Street

Name: J. Armstrong Occupation: foreman joiner Address: Hermitage Street

Name: James Ashworth Occupation: cotton manufacturer Address: Daisy Hill mill Ashworth Street

Name: J. T. Ashworth Occupation: clogger Address: 43 High Street

Name: Samuel Bailey Occupation: draper Address: 92 High Street

Name: Henry Bank's Occupation: bookkeeper Address: 7 Company Street

Name: John Barr Occupation: surgeon Address: 4 Mary Street

Name: John Barton Occupation: farmer Address: Cowhill fold Cowhill Lane

Name: James Wilson Bateson Occupation: foreman mechanic Address: Hermitage Street

Name: J. Bateson Occupation: overlooker Address: 11 Company Street

Name: Robert Carr Bateson Occupation: manager Address: Victoria villas Parker Street

Name: Mrs. M. Birtwistle Occupation: Address: Hermitage Street

Name: C. Boardman Occupation: overlooker Address: High Street

Name: Thomas Boothman Occupation: overlooker Address: 6 Hermitage Street

Name: Charles Bracewell Occupation: agent Address: 3 Hermitage Street

Name: Edward Broughton Occupation: cashier Address: 13 Company Street

Name: (Knowles & Butler) William Butler Occupation: h. Address: Spring Street

Name: Ann Butterworth Occupation: farmer Address: Windy bank Blackburn Old Road

Name: Benjamin Carlisle Occupation: willow rod grower Address: Side beet Side Beet Lane

Name: John Catlow Occupation: farmer Address: Dunscar Wilpshire Road

Name: Richard Henry Catterall Occupation: relieving officer and school attendance officer Address: South view

Name: John Charnley Occupation: farmer Address: Manor House Tottleworth

Name: George Clarke Occupation: fire brick &c maker and quarry master and farmer Address: Norden Harwood Road

Name: Joseph Clarke Occupation: grocer Address: Hermitage Street

Name: William Clarke Occupation: quarry master Address: High Street

Name: Thomas Clayton Occupation: bobbin and general wood turner Address: Spring Street Saw mills Spring Street

Name: Matthew Clayton Occupation: butcher Address: High Street

Name: James Clegg Occupation: grocer Address: High Street

Name: James Clegg Occupation: tripe dresser Address: 36 High Street

Name: Samuel Clegg Occupation: agent to the Prudential Assurance Co. Address: West view Station Road

Name: Joseph Coleman Occupation: weaver Address: 4 Mary Street

Name: William Coleman Occupation: joiner and builder Address: Mary Street

Name: John Taylor Jun. Occupation: secretary. Address: Conservative Club High Street

Name: Robert Cort Occupation: overlooker Address: Hermitage Street

Name: William Cowburn Occupation: shopkeeper Address: 51 Hermitage Street

Name: Ralph Crook Occupation: farmer Address: Whitebirk

Name: Thomas Cross Occupation: fruiterer and bellman Address: 18 High Street

Name: Mrs. Jane Dewhurst Occupation: victuallers Address: Bay Horse Blackburn Old Road

Name: Hindle Duckworth (Noble & Duckworth) Occupation: home Address: Burton Street

Name: Mr. George Duckworth Occupation: Address: 47 Hermitage Street

Name: Peter Wright Pickup Occupation: manager and secretary. Address: Dunkenhalgh Colliery Co. Limited Rishton and Enfield Collieries

Name: Mrs. Lucy Duxbury Occupation: Address: 13 Hermitage Street

Name: Mrs. Ann Fecitt Occupation: farmer Address: New Barn New Rishton

Name: Henry Fielding Occupation: victuallers Address: Lidget Hotel Lee Lane

Name: William Henry Fielding Occupation: joiner and builder Address: Noble Street

Name: Thomas Fielding Occupation: hairdresser Address: 38 High Street

Name: William Thomas Fowler Occupation: bookkeeper Address: Hermitage Street

Name: J. Frankland Occupation: farmer Address: Lower Hen Moss

Name: Mrs. S. Goddard Occupation: farmer Address: Blacklaw Wilpshire Road

Name: H. Greenwood Occupation: shopkeeper Address: Parker Street

Name: John Grimshaw Occupation: victuallers Address: Rishton Arms Station Road

Name: Richard Grimshaw Occupation: grocer Address: 1 High Street

Name: Jno Hacking Occupation: shopkeeper Address: 23 Hicks Terrace

Name: James Hall Occupation: greengrocer Address: High Street

Name: Elijah Hargreaves Occupation: farmer Address: Tottleworth

Name: Thomas Harrison Occupation: hosier Address: 14 High Street

Name: Ann & John Haworth Occupation: farmers Address: Tan House Blackburn Old Road

Name: James Haworth Occupation: farmer Address: West White House High Street

Name: John Haworth Occupation: butcher Address: 3 High Street

Name: Peter Haworth Occupation: farmer Address: Cowhill Fold Cowhill Lane

Name: Thos. & Henry Haworth Occupation: farmers Address: East White House Hermitage Street

Name: Mr. William Haworth Occupation: Address: Hermitage Street

Name: Mr. John Heap Occupation: Address: High Street

Name: John Heap Occupation: farmer Address: Holt farm Tottleworth Road

Name: John Heys Occupation: cotton manufacturer; Spring mill, Spring Street Address: West view Station Road

Name: Mrs. Ann Hindle Occupation: shopkeeper Address: 21 Hermitage Street

Name: Rd Hindle Occupation: confectioner Address: High Street

Name: James Hodson Occupation: shopkeeper Address: High Street

Name: J. N. Hopwood Occupation: carting agent Address: Station Station Road

Name: Rev Thomas George Horwood M.A. Occupation: vicar Address:

Name: John Hothersall Occupation: overlooker Address: Hermitage Street

Name: Caleb Hoyle Occupation: draper & grocer Address: High Street

Name: Ingham Thomas & James Edward Occupation: tailors and drapers Address: Hermitage Street

Name: James Knowles & Butler Occupation: joiners and builders Address: The Hermitage Hermitage Street

Name: Thomas Knowles Occupation: farmer Address: Willaces

Name: Joseph Laycock Occupation: farmer Address: Side beet Side Beet Lane

Name: Mrs. Margaret Leigh Occupation: farmer Address: Side beet Side Beet Lane

Name: Jacob Place Occupation: Liberal Club secretary Address: 4 Hermitage Street

Name: James Livesey Occupation: shoemaker Address: High Street

Name: James Livesey Occupation: secretary Address: Mechanics' Institution Haworth Street

Name: Mercer Brothers & Co. Occupation: cotton spinners and manufacturers Address: Rishton mill Hermitage Street

Name: John Mercer Occupation: victuallers Address: Walmesley arms High Street

Name: Mrs. Margaret Mercer Occupation: butcher Address: 42 High Street

Name: Methodist Free Church School Occupation: Address: Mary Street

Name: Charles Butterworth Occupation: master Address: National School (mixed) Harwood Road

Name: Edward Noble & Duckworth Occupation: contractors and quarry masters Address: Spring Street

Name: James Noble Occupation: draper Address: 20 High Street

Name: Joseph Noble Occupation: collector to the Accrington Gas & Water Works Co. and secretary to the Rishton No. 2 Building Society Address: 2 Mary Street

Name: Mark Noble Occupation: shopkeeper Address: High Street

Name: Thomas Noble Occupation: shopkeeper Address: Walmesley Street

Name: Edwin Norman Occupation: butcher Address: 6 George Street

Name: George Ormerod Occupation: furniture broker and furniture polish maker Address: High Street

Name: James Osbaldeston Occupation: overlooker Address: Butler Street

Name: Christopher Parker Occupation: assistant overseer Address: 9 Hermitage Street

Name: William Parker Occupation: farmer Address: Mickle hey

Name: Samuel Payne Occupation: boot and shoe maker Address: High Street

Name: Benjamin George Pearson Occupation: station-master Address: Station Road

Name: John Pickup Occupation: shopkeeper Address: 12 High Street

Name: Mrs. Ellen Place Occupation: Address: 49 Hermitage Street

Name: John Thomas Plant Occupation: boot and shoe maker (auction room) Address: 41 High Street

Name: James Procter Occupation: clog and shoe maker Address: High Street

Name: Thomas Richmond Occupation: farmer Address: Whitebirk

Name: Hugh Riding Occupation: shopkeeper Address: High Street

Name: Christopher William Riley Occupation: grocer Address: 74 High Street

Name: John Riley Occupation: clothier Address: High Street

Name: Grimes Eccles Occupation: grocers and drapers; secretary Address: Rishton Industrial Co-operative Society Limited Commercial Street

Name: J. Noble Occupation: grocers and drapers; manager Address: Rishton Industrial Co-operative Society Limited Commercial Street

Name: Rev G. T. Horwood M.A Occupation: Principal Address: Rishton Preparatory and Collegiate Schools

Name: Joseph Hutchinson Occupation: assistant master Address: Rishton Preparatory and Collegiate Schools

Name: R. C. Bateson Occupation: manager Address: Rishton Victoria Cotton Mill Co. Limited (cotton spinners and manufacturers) Parker Street

Name: John Whittaker Occupation: secretary Address: Rishton Victoria Cotton Mill Co. Limited (cotton spinners and manufacturers) Parker Street

Name: Nicholas Rushton Occupation: shopkeeper Address: Hermitage Street

Name: Thomas Seed Occupation: farmer & victuallers Address: Roe Buck High Street

Name: William Shuttleworth Occupation: overlooker Address: 9 Company Street

Name: William Smalley Occupation: farmer Address: Lower Cunliffe Cutt Lane

Name: Bernard Smith Occupation: grocer Address: 33 High Street

Name: Mrs. Dorothy Smith Occupation: shopkeeper Address: Walmesley Street

Name: Mrs. Ellen Smith Occupation: Address: High Street

Name: James Smith Occupation: tailor Address: 7 High Street

Name: Thomas Smith Occupation: tailor Address: 93 Hermitage Street

Name: John Snape Occupation: confectioner Address: Henry Street

Name: James Sowerbutts Occupation: butcher Address: High Street

Name: Hindle Sutcliffe Occupation: canal bank ranger Address: High Street

Name: J. & W. Swarbrick Occupation: fire and common brick and clay retort manufacturers Address: Rishton Fire Clay works and Blackburn

Name: James Talbot Occupation: loomer Address: Hermitage Street

Name: Robert Talbot Occupation: farmer Address: Mickle hey

Name: W. H. Talbot Occupation: weaver Address: 7 Hermitage Street

Name: James Tattersall Occupation: shopkeeper Address: Edward Street

Name: John Taylor Occupation: stationer and postmaster Address: 9 High Street

Name: Thomas Taylor Occupation: confectioner and temperance hotel Address: 69 High Street

Name: Samuel Tomlinson Occupation: mill furnisher & commission agent & agent for the County (fire) and Provident (life) offices Address: South view

Name: R Towler Occupation: shoemaker Address: 20 Company Street

Name: Richard Trengove Occupation: gardener Address: High Street

Name: Henry Underhill Occupation: chemist and druggist Address: High Street

Name: Miss Margaret Unsworth Occupation: draper Address: 10 High Street

Name: W Walmsley Occupation: overlooker Address: Hermitage Street

Name: William Robert Walmsley Occupation: farmer Address: Lee House Lee Lane

Name: John Walsh Occupation: hairdresser Address: 5 High Street

Name: Marshall Joseph Occupation: master Address: Wesleyan School (mixed) High Street

Name: James Whittaker Occupation: hay and straw dealer Address: Stanley house

Name: John Whittaker Occupation: secretary to the Victoria Cotton Mill Co. Address: Victoria Villas Parker Street

Name: Joshua Whitehead & Son Occupation: iron foundry Address: Spring foundry Spring Street

Name: Peter Whitehead Occupation: wheelwright and blacksmith Address: Spring Street

Name: John & Charles Wolstenholme Occupation: stonemasons and contractors Address: 89 Hermitage Street

Name: Mary Wolstenholme Occupation: milliner Address: High Street

Name: Joseph Woodacre Occupation: farmer Address: Heights House Blackburn Old Road

Name: Peter Wright Pickup Occupation: colliery manager Address: Mary Street

Name: William Robert Walmsley Occupation: Farmer Address: Eachill Farm Eachill Road

Name: John & Charles Wolstenholme Occupation: stonemasons and contractors Address: Clark Street

Name: Edward Noble & Duckworth Occupation: contractors and quarry masters Address: Burton Street