The history of Clophill, Bedfordshire, UK
Including historical descriptions, maps and statistical analysis.
Data from the 1841 to 1911 censuses were transcribed and analysed using a spreadsheet.
Over the period 1841 to 1911 the population of the village rose slightly then fell back.
This fall was probably due to migration to the towns and cities.
Looking at the age range of the population gives a clue to why this is.