The history of Clophill, Bedfordshire, UK
Including historical descriptions, maps and statistical analysis.

Further information

By cross-linking occupier information in the 1911 Census with occupier information in the 1910 Finance Act survey it is possible to identify some of the present addresses of buildings and hence identify who lived there.

It is not possibly to do it for all census entries for a number of reasons. The buildings may have been demolished, the numbers written on the map by the valuer may be illegible or the map may be missing. See How its done for more information.

Information for - 8 Mill Lane

1911 Census entry for house

AddressKind of Building
Back StreetPrivate House

1911 Census entry for occupants

First Names Surname Relation Condition Sex Age Birth year Occupation Where born
James LEE Head Widower M 50 1861 Gentleman's Gardener Caldecote Beds
Sarah Ann DARNELL Sister Widow F 53 1858 Housekeeper Domestic Caldecote Beds
George WALKER Lodger Single M 67 1844 Farm Labourer Clophill Beds

1910 Finance Act

Occupier Owner Description Situation
Lee, James Sharpe, George, Toddington Cottage & pres Back street

1925 Valuation Act

Occupier Owner Description Situation Detail Valuer's Comments
Lee J. Sanders A E H & P Mill Lane B Stucco Timber & Thatch Detached.
Down. L K WB & T Washhouse. Up 2B in roof. Out WB Thatch E.C. WB & T Barn.

Listed Building

Not listed

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