1851 Census

 

The 1851 Census was originaly transcribed by the Rugby Family History Group in 1996 and has been thoroughly checked. The information has previously been published by RFHG on microfiche and in book form.

The area covered is Rugby and the surrounding villages and contains the whole of Piece Numbers HO107/2069 & HO107/2070. Most villages are in Warwickshire, but there are some in Northamptonshire.

The table gives the full list of places included in alphabetical order

Place

Piece No. HO 107

Folio

To

Ref

Barby 2070 139 159 BARB
Bilton 2069 389 410 BILT
Birdingbury 2070 321 327 BIRD
Bourton 2070 331 337 BOUR
Brandon & Bretford 2069 72 84 BRAN
Brinklow 2069 14 39 BRIN
Brownsover 2069 174 175 BROW
Church Lawford 2069 95 103 CHLA
Churchover 2069 165 173 CHOV
Clay Coton 2070 46 49 CLAC
Clifton On Dunsmore 2070 4 17 CLIF
Coombe Fields 2069 4 10 COOM
Cosford 2069 176 177 COSF
Crick 2070 75 106 CRIC
Draycote 2070 337 340 DRAY
Dunchurch 2070 196 230 DUNC
Easenhall 2069 142 146 EASE
Elkington 2070 43 44 ELKI
Frankton 2070 345 352 FRAN
Grandborough 2070 277 286 GRAN
Harborough Magna 2069 151 161 HARB
Hillmorton 2070 163 192 HILM
Kilsby 2070 111 135 KILS
Kings Newnham 2069 88 91 KNEW
Leamington Hastings 2070 294 306 LEAM
Lilbourne 2070 32 39 LILB
Little Lawford 2069 146 147 LITT
Long Lawford 2069 123 138 LLAW
Marton 2070 310 320 MART
Newbold On Avon 2069 107 119 NEWB
Newton 2070 21 28 NEWT
Princethorpe 2070 383 391 PRIN
Rugby 2069 182 385 RUGB
Ryton On Dunsmore 2070 395 410 RYTO
Stanford 2070 45 46 STAN
Stretton On Dunsmore 2070 356 382 STRE
Thurlaston 2070 234 241 THUR
Willoughby 2070 246 256 WILL
Wolfhamcote 2070 260 273 WOLF
Wolston 2069 43 68 WOLS
Yelvertoft 2070 53 71 YELV

 

What Information is given?

There is an Index in Alphabetical order of Surname containing the following information:
Column 1 Surname
Column 2 First Name(s)
Column 3 Relationship to Head of Household 
Column 4 Condition 
Column 5 Age
Column 6 Occupation (We have tried to include the complete enumerated entry, but where we have had to truncate due to lack of space the entry ends +)
Column 7 Place of Birth (The Chapman Code has been used for the County and the spellings of local place names have been corrected. Non-local place names are as enumerated)
Column 8 Piece Number
Column 9 Folio Number
Column 10 Reference of place enumerated

The "as enumerated" data is divided into

A. The Town of Rugby, which is further divided into its seven enumeration districts and which has a basic Street Index
B. The Villages (in alphabetical order)

It contains the following information:

Column 1 Address
Column 2 First Name(s)
Column 3 Surname
Column 4 Relationship to Head of Household
Column 5 Condition
Column 6 Age
Column 7 Occupation (We have tried to include the complete enumerated entry, but where we have had to truncate due to lack of space the entry ends +)
Column 8 Place of Birth (The Chapman Code has been used for the County and the spellings of local place names have been corrected. Non-local place names are as enumerated)
Column 9 Piece Number
Column 10 Folio Number
Column 11 Place Reference


Abbreviations or standardised terms used:

Relationship
Head=Head, Wife=Wife, S=Son, D=Daughter, GS=Grandson, GD=Grandaughter

Condition
M=Married, UM=Unmarried, WID=Widow, WIDR=Widower

Occupation
Ag Lab or Ag-l Lab = Agricultural Labourer
Emp = Employing or employed
Occ = Occupier

Entries in [ ] have been made by the transcribers for clarification

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