Census Statistics

GREWELTHORPE CENSUS STATISTICS

1851. Population 573.
1861. Population 535. 270 males. 265 Females. 124 families. 123dwellings occupied.
1871
1881. Population 516. 254 males. 262 females. 123 families. 122 dwellings occupied
1891. Population 440.
1901. Population 397. 194 males. 203 Females. 99 families. 99 dwellings occupied.
1911. Population 463. 204 males. 230 Females. 111 families.
1921. Population 446. 4,399 acres. 207 males. 239 Females.
1931. Population 410. 197 males. 213 females. 114 dwellings occupied. 0.65 persons per room. 0.09 persons per acre.
1951. Population 432. 3,455 acres.
1961. Population 397. 185 males. 212 females. 126 families. 126 dwellings occupied. 0.63 persons per room.
1971. Population 365.
1981. Population 398. 1,398 hectares.

OCCUPATIONS IN GREWELTHORPE.1851.
Farmers. 41. Farm Labourers 15. Farm servants. 5. Agricultural Labourers 24.
House maids &, domestic servants. 20. Charwoman.1.
Bootmakers. 1. Shoemakers. 5. Cordwainers. 2.
Wood Turner. 1. Carpenters &, Joiners. 6.
Blacksmiths. 3. Whitesmith.1.
Stonemason. 1.
Tailor. 1.
Straw Bonnet makers. 4. Milliner 1. Dressmakers. 4.
Saddler. 1 wife.
Damask Linen Manuacturer. 1.
Butchers. 4.
Grocers.1.
Fellmongers. 4.
Innkeeper.1. Victualler. 1. Publican. 1.
Schoolmasters. 2.
Independent Mercinary.1.
House Painter. 1.
Proprietor of Land. 6.
Apprentices. 6.
Annuitants. 6.
Paupers. 16.

Males 65 and over.15. Females 65 and over.19. Widowers. 9. Widows. 18. Children under 12. 182. Average size of family 4.47. The largest family was The Calverts with 11 members.

OCCUPATIONS IN GREWELTHORPE IN 1861.

Farmers.55. Farm Labourers and servants. 5. Agricultural Labourers 26. Plowman.1.
Housemaids &, Domestic servants. 14. Charwoman. 1. Ladies Maid. 1. Washerwoman.1.
Shoemakers. 4
Carpenters &, Joiners. 6.
Blacksmiths. 2.
Tailors. 3.
Straw Bonnet Makers. 3. Dressmakers 2.
Stonemason. 1.
Butchers. 3.
Grocers. 2.
Fellmongers. 3. Game keeper. 1. Woodman &, Watcher. 1.
Innkeeper. 1. Publicans. 2.
Schoolmaster. 1. School teacher. 1.
House Painter. 1.
Proprietor of land. 3.
Apprentices. 7.
Tinner. 1.
Chimney Sweep. 1.
Copper Plate engraver. 1.
Clock &, Watch repairer.1.
Cream Cheese makers. 2.
Dairymaids. 7.
Carters. 16.
Nailmaker. 1.

Males 65 and over. 23. Females 65 and over 22. Widowers. 10 Widows. 17.
Children under 12. 146. Average family size 4.28.
The largest family in the village was the Richmonds with 13 members.

OCCUPATIONS IN GREWELTHORPE IN 1871.

Farmers. 43. Farm Labourers.9. Agricultural Labourers. 16. Cattle dealer. 1.
Housemaids &, domestic servants. 17. Charwoman. 1. Dairymaid. 1.
Shoemakers. 7.
Carpenters &, Joiners. 7.
Blacksmiths. 3.
Tailors. 4.
Straw Bonnet Makers. 1. Straw Plaiters. 4.
Dressmakers.8.
Stonemason. 1.
Mason.1.
Butchers. 2.
Grocers. 4. Butter Factor. 1.
Fellmongers. 6. Game keepers. 2. Shepherd. 1.
Publicans. 3.
Schoolteacher.1.
House painter. 1.
Apprentices. 3.
Annuitants. 11.
Copper Plate engraver. 1.
Cream Cheese maker.6.
Woodmen. 2.
Vicar. 1.
Corn Miller. 1. Corn Mill Labourer. 1.
Newsagent .1.
Draper. 1.
Builder. 1.
Pedlar .1.
Labourers. 2.
Hackfall Guide. 1.

Males 65 and over. 25. Females 65 and over 16. Widowers.9. Widows. 14.
Children under 12. 101.
Largest family in village. George Leathley and family with 9 members.

OCCUPATIONS IN GREWELTHORPE IN 1881.

Farmers. 54. Farm Labourers. 7. Agricultural Labourers. 18. Plowmen. 2. Cattle dealer. 1.
Farm Bailiff. 1. Land Agent. 1.
Housemaids &, Domestic servants. 18. Charwoman. 1.
Shoemakers. 3.
Carpenters &, Joiners.9.
Blacksmiths. 4.
Tailors. 3.
Milliner. 1. Dressmakers. 6.
Stonemasons. 3.
Wheelwright. 1.
Butchers. 2.
Grocers. 5.
Innkeepers. 2. Publican. 1.
Schoolmaster. 1. School teachers. 3.
House painters. 4.
Apprentices. 2.
Annuitants. 17.
Paupers. 2.
Copper Plate engraver. 1.
Cream cheese makers. 4.
Carter. 1. Cab Proprietor. 1.
Game Keeper. 1. Hind. 1.
Woodman &, Watchers. 4.
Police Officer.1.
Lodging Housekeeper. 1.
Vicar or local preacher. 3.
Doctor. 1.
Newsagent. 1.
Castrator &, Vet. 1.

Males 65 and over. 33. Females 65 and over. 22. Widowers. 13. Widows. 19.
Children under 12. 133.
Average size of family 4.19.
Largest family in the village was the Moores with 10 members.

OCCUPATIONS IN GREWELTHORPE IN 1901.

Farmers. 43. Farm servants.13. Farm Labourers. 13. Agricultural Labourers 11. Stockman. 1. Farm Bailiff. 1.
Housemaids &, domestic servants. 2.
Wood Turner. 1. Carpenters &, Joiners. 2.
Whitesmith. 1.
Milliner. 1.
Stonemasons. 2.
Butcher. 1.
Grocer. 1.
Game dealer &, fishmonger. 1.
Innkeepers. 3.
School teacher. 1.
House Painters. 2.
Architect. 1.
Clock &, Watch repairer. 1.
Game Keepers. 5.
Post Master or mistress. 2. Postman. 1.
Coachman. 1. Cab Proprietor. 1.
Vicar. 1.
Gardener. 1.

Males 65 and over. 21. Females 65 and over. 16. Widowers. 6. Widows. 12.
Children under 12. 93.
Average family size 4.
Largest family in the village was the Calverts with 9 members.

Researched by B.Bradley 2006.