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1851 Census Returns:


Sunday 30th March

Enumeration District 4; Folios 46-54; Enumerator: John Nicholson.

National Archives (Reference: HO 107/2380)

The whole of the Township of Bishopdale. The following information was recorded about each person: address; forename; surname; relationship to head of household; condition (i.e. marital status); gender; age; occupation; birth place (county and town or village); and whether blind, deaf or dumb. A column has been added to record the folio and page number in the original manuscript. Original spellings have been retained even when these are incorrect (e.g. 'employin').

In 1851, the Township of Bishopdale contained 77 inhabitants, of whom 34 were male and 43 were female. There were 16 houses, of which all 16 were occupied. 


Below is a transcript of the census return in tabular form. The 'Search' box at the top right hand corner can be used to find a surname, house name, occupation, birthplace or other element.

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