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 Higher Birch Hill Inhabitants

1840 

Occupier listed in  "A Collection of the Ear Marks and Wool Marks of Sheep in the Counties of Lancaster and York - Easington Township" as Richard Parkinson. The farm itself is referred to as "Higher Beech Hill".

 

1881 Census

Higher Birch Hill

Easington In Clitheroe, York, England

FHL Film 1341999     PRO Ref RG11    Piece 4169    Folio 27    Page 9

 

Name

Marital Status

Relationship

Occupation

Sex

Age

Birthplace

William CARR

M

Head

Farmer Of 58 Acres

M

26

Slaidburn, York, England

Elizabeth A. CARR

M

Wife

 

F

25

Slaidburn, York, England

Henry CARR

 

Son

 

M

1

Slaidburn, York, England

Thomas CARR

 

Son

 

M

1

Slaidburn, York, England

Eunice CARR

 

Dau

 

F

3m

Slaidburn, York, England

 

"I remember Henry and Thomas Carr. Henry's descendents still live in Slaidburn. Thomas became a livestock dealer and settled in Chipping; my family bought their sheep from him. When I was young he always drove a big fancy car." (A. Walmsley) 

 

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