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Forum: Husbandmen, Yeoman, etc.

  1. Husbandman in 16th Century

    I've discovered that my earliest known ancestor was a husbandman who married 1592 in Kington in Worcestershire. I was wondering if he might appear on the manorial rolls for the area.

    Started by t@nya‎, 18-10-2011 11:31 AM
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    18-10-2011, 11:21 PM Go to last post
  2. John Greenwood farm Bailiff

    i am trying to find John greenwood born Norwell, Notts in 1814 on the 1841 census when he should be married to Ann. I have found them in 1851 at Barnby inthe Willows and 1861 and 1871 at Old Park, Ashby de la Zouch when he is working as a farm bailiff. I wonder if anyone can tell me from the census...

    Started by Blues Mark‎, 01-06-2011 6:42 PM
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    05-06-2011, 8:29 PM Go to last post
  3. Ostler at an inn

    Would one expect the ostler at a coaching or staging inn be an emplyee of the innkeeper or in business on his own account in conjunction with the innkeeper. Which leads me to the question of who owned the horses. For example if one rode from Gloucester to London on hired horses (I gather that is...

    Started by cotswold mike‎, 25-04-2011 11:58 AM
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    29-04-2011, 8:20 AM Go to last post
  4. Yeoman

    Can someone tell me exactly what a Yeoman is or would be in 1630 .He left a will so must have been sort of well off ?

    Started by fountainpen‎, 19-01-2010 7:03 PM
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    25-04-2011, 11:37 AM Go to last post
  5. Horse Trainers

    Looking for Buckleys who were horse trainers. I am wondering if the Buckleys that I am researching were from Bethnal Green. I have been looking for them in Enfield. Anyone knows if James Thomas Buckley from Bethnal green had a brother Edwin and sister Hannah? I found Hannah 1831 in Spitalfields...

    Started by THazle‎, 01-03-2010 12:59 AM
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    01-03-2010, 9:01 AM Go to last post
  6. Farrier

    My grandfather was a farrier in the British Army. I have tried to find a Farrier Guild or Farrier Association. Can anyone help me with this please?

    Started by NFurniss‎, 20-09-2009 6:39 PM
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    29-12-2009, 6:05 AM Go to last post
  7. What is a yeoman?

    Hi All, What exactly is a Yeoman? I have my husbands gg Grandfather James Inman in the 1841 census living in Sedbergh Yorkshire listed as Yeoman. He seems to be employing a few Ag labs, but so do his neighbours who are listed as Farmers. What is the difference? Nothing more than idle...

    Started by Anne W‎, 14-01-2008 8:51 AM
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    28-05-2009, 7:12 PM Go to last post
  8. victorian farm

    I thought I would put this on about a new TV series which started last thursday on BB2 at 9.00pm. Bascially 3 people are taking over a farm for a year and farming as the victorians did. I watched the first episode last week and am as yet undecided as to what I think of the program. But I thought...

    Started by tine27‎, 11-01-2009 10:07 PM
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    20-01-2009, 2:51 PM Go to last post
  9. Farmer 19 acres?

    My maternal gt.gt. grandfather, William Ladd, born Sutton, Kent, 1799 was shown as a Farmer of 19 acres with one employee, on the 1851 Census. This farm was in Sholden, Kent which is the area where two more generations lived, before moving into Deal. By the 1861 Census he is living with his...

    Started by busyglen‎, 30-08-2008 3:19 PM
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    19-12-2008, 12:24 PM Go to last post
  10. Question FARMERS

    My Dowsons side were farmers in Hamsterley Durham. I have been advised by Geoffers to look at Tythe comutations and maps. What exactly is a Tythe comutation? I am going to Durham register office next week and want to sound like I know what Im doing at least? Somebody please help quickly.|help|

    Started by lynda bolton‎, 29-02-2008 1:20 PM
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    02-03-2008, 11:23 AM Go to last post
  11. Question Husbandman

    new here so hello to all hopwe I may be of help,recent cyberspace acquaintance sent me here. Anyone know what a husbandman was and additionally a Trimmer Cheers

    Started by yourgenialhost‎, 14-05-2006 7:18 PM
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    17-05-2006, 11:43 PM Go to last post
  12. farmers

    I've got a guy here, who is a "farmer of 135 acres arable employing three men and one girl". I wondered if this is any kind of substantial landholding? Forgive my ignorance:o! The farm is in Aberdeenshire in 1881. Many thanks.

    Started by Sharron‎, 03-03-2006 7:32 AM
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    03-03-2006, 2:13 PM Go to last post

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