Blymhill parish
1851-1940
1851
those marked 1, are at Brockhurst, 2 at Lawn, 3 at Park Pales, 4 in Brineton, and the rest at Blymhill
Austin, George & Mrs; Nat. School 2 Brew John, shopkeeper & shoemaker
4 Cartwright John, wheelwright &c. Dickenson Rev. John Horatio, M.A., rectory
Jennings Charles, maltster & beerhs. 2 Jones Benj., wheelwright & parish clk.
Lloyd John, vict., Nag's Head 4 Meddings Wm. Brown, miller & bhs.
4 Tonkinson Thomas, shopkeeper Turner Thomas, Tailor
Yates Francis, Esq., banker .
Blacksmiths
4 Humpage Wm. 3 Pyatt Thomas
Talbot Joseph .
Farmers
4 Cartwright Jno. 2 DanceGeorge
3 Evans John Green Jas., Bent
Hadfield Harriet Hall Margaret, High Hall
4 Handley James 4 Lee Samuel
1 Lloyd John 2 Mason John, & butcher
4 Meddins W.B. 4 Reynolds John
4 Smith Thomas, Terrace Stockley Joshua, Ivetsey Bank
1 Tomlinson Rd. 4 Vaughan G.
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1868
Beckwith Rev. George L., M.A. [curate] Loveridge Chas. farmer, Ivetsey Bank
Clive The Ven. William, M.A. Rectory Mason John & John George, farmers & butchers, Bymhill Lawn
Hadfield Miss Mary Ann Moore Thomas William, farmer
Anslow Henry, shopkpr., Blymhill Lawn Oakley James, farmer & miller, Windford Mill
Anslow John, shoemaker & shopkeeper Owens Thomas, baker, Blymhill Lawn
Cartwright Maria (Mrs), shopkeeper & postmistress Parker George, shopkpr. Blymhill com.
Cartwright Saml., wheelwright, Brineton Price George, farmer, Bent
Chetwood Thos., blacksmith, Park Pales Roden George, farmer
Corden Arthr. Hopkins, farmer, Brineton Shemitt William, farmer, Park pales
Davies Walter William, farmer, High Brockhurst Stevenson Joseph, tailor, Brineton
Handley James, farmer, Brineton Talbot Joseph, blacksmith & shopkeeper
Harris William, tailor, Blymhill Common Thompson John, carpenter
Horton John, farmer, Blymhill Lawn Tomlinson Hen., farmer, High Hall farm
Humpage Samuel, bootmaker, Blymhill Lawn Turner Thomas, Beehive
Lee Richard, farmer, Brineton Vaughan George, farmer, Brineton
Lee Samuel, farmer, Brineton Villa Whittingham Richard, farmer, Brineton
Lloyd William, farmer, Low. Brockhurst Wright John, blacksmith, Brineton
Parish Clerk, William Dorsett National School William Dorsett, master;
Miss Emma Dorsett, mistress
Carrier to Wolverhampton,
Charles Webb
Wednesday, Streetway Road
Post Office
Mrs Maria Cartwright, receiver.
Letters arrive from Shifnall at 9.5am; dispatched at 3.50pm.
Sundays dispatched at 10.50am.
The nearest money order office is at Shifnall.
Letters for Ivetsey Bank, through Penkridge.
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1880
Clive Ven. Archdn. Wm. M.A., Rectory Maughan Rev. William Morland M.A. [curate]
Commercial
Anslow Henry, shopkpr, Blymhill Lawn Loveridge Chas., farmer, Ivetsey farm
Barker Samuel, jun., farmer, Brineton Mason, John George, farmer & butcher, Blymhill Lawn
Bennett William, shoremaker Meddings Goeroge Garrard, farmer
Bill Joseph, farmer & miller, Windford Mill Moore Thomas William, farmer
Bourne William, brick maker Oakley James, farmer
Burslem Henry B., tailor Owen Thomas, shopkpr., Blymhill Lawn
Busby James, farmer, Brockhurst Parker George, cowkeeper, Blymhill Common
Cambridge George, farm bailiff to Earl of Bradford Pyatt Thomas, blacksmith, Park Pales
Cowall Benjamin, shopkeeper, Brineton Roberts John, farmer, Wrestlers
Dyke Thomas, shoe maker & post office Sherwin Arthur, carrier
Hall, John, gardener Simmonds David, shoemaker
Handley Marianne (Mrs), shopkeeper Thompson Thomas & George, builders & carpenters, The Marsh
Horton Chas. Jhn., frmr., Blymhill Lawn Warrender Jas. blacksmith, Brineton
Humpage Samuel, boot maker, Blymhill Lawn Warrender John, blacksmith
Lee Samuel, farmer, Brineton Villa Whittingham Richard, farmer, Brineton
Lee Thos. Saml., frmr., Brinetown House Wilcox Thomas, High Hall Farm
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1900
(Marked thus + should be addressed Weston-under-Lizard, Shifnal.
Marked thus * should be addressed to Stretton, Stafford.)
Bridgeman Rev. Ernest Richd. Orlando M.A., (rector & rural dean), Rectory Stubbs Mrs., The Grove
Commercial
Anslow Hy., shopkeeper, Blymhill Lawn Lee Isaac, cowkeeper, Blymhill Grange Roberts James, farmer, Brineton
Barker Francis John, tailor Mason Albert Edward, farmer, Blymhill Lawn Robinson Martha (Mrs), shopkeeper, Blymhill Lawn
Bilson Annie (Miss), dressmaker, Blymhill Lawn Mason Jn. Geo., farmer, Blymhill Lawn Simmonds David, shoe maker, Blymhill Lawn
*Bourne William, brick maker, Wollery Stretton Mason Jn. Jas., butcher, Blymhill Lawn +Sleigh Elizabeth, (Mrs), dressmaker, Blymhill Common
Cambidge George, farmer & breeder of shire horses, High Hall farm Meddings George Garrard, farmer, Brineton Stubbs Andrew percy, Revell, farmer, The Grove
Carpendale Mary (Mrs), Bradford Arms PH., Ivetsey Bank +Meddings Margaret (Mrs), shopkpr., Gatherwynd Thompson Jn., carpenter, Blymhill mrsh.
Child John, farmer, The Bent Moreton William Whitfield, farmer, Wrestlers Tomkinson William, cowkeeper
Dyke Charles, saddler Oakley James Frederick, farmer Warrender Jn., blacksmith, Post Office
Foulkes George Whitfield, farmer, New house, Brineton Owen Richd., frmr, Lower Brockhurst Warrender Thos., blacksmith, Brineton
Griffiths Evan, farmer, Brockhurst Onions Maria (Mrs), dressmaker, Litchfield Lodge Whittingham Richd., farmer, Brineton
Hall John, jobbing gardener, Brineton +Parker Geo., cowkeeper, Blymhill Com. Whittingham Robt., farmer, Brineton
Jennings Amelia (Mrs), shopkeeper, Brineton +Phillips Louisa (Mrs), dressmaker, Blymhill Common Whittingham Wm., farmer, Brineton
Jones Charlotte (Miss), dressmaker, Brineton *Pyatt Thomas, farmer & tax collector, Ivetsey Farm Williams Fanny (Mrs), shopkeeper
Knight David, farm bailiff to the Rev. E.R.O. Bridgeman M.A. Ralphs Henry, blacksmiths, Park Pales (postal address Brewood, Stafford) Williams John, farmer, Brineton
Post & Parcel Office
John Warrender, sub-post master.
Letters arrive from Shifnal at 8.10 am.m. ; dispatched at 5.35p.m. ; Sundays, dispatched at 12.15p.m. Postal Orders are issued here but not paid. The nearest money order & telegraph office is at Weston-under-Lizard, 2 miles distant.
Wall Letter Box, Blymhill Lawn, cleared 5.30p.m., weekdays only.
Parish Clerk, Thomas Owen
Sexton William Bailey
National School (mixed), built in 1856, with residence for master, for 120 children; average attendance 110;
John Hales, master.
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1912
(Marked thus + should be addressed Western-under Lizard, Shifnal.)
Bridgeman Rev. Ernest Richd. Orlando M.A., (rector & rural dean), Rectory)
Commercial
Anslow Henry (Mrs), shopkeeper, Blymhill Lawn Mason Amelia J. (Mrs), butcher, Blymhill Lawn Stokes George, farmer, The Grove
Bourne Percy, saddler, Wollery + Meddings Walter, shopkeeper carrier, Gatherwynd. Stokes George, jun. farmer, Brineton
Bourne William, brick maker, Wollery Oliver Richd., farmer, Blymhill Lawn Tomkinson Henry, cowkeeper
Cambidge Geo., farmr. High Hall frm. Owen John, farmer, Blymhill Lawn + Tomkinson William, cowkeeper, Blymhill Common
Child Mary (Mrs), farmer, The Bent Owen Richd., frmr., Lower Brockhurst Warrender Jn., blacksmith, Post Office
Crewe William Henry, farmer, (postal address, Wheaton Aston) Parker Henry, carrier Warrender Thomas Henry, blacksmith, Park Pales, (postal address, Brewood, Stafford).
Griffiths Evan, farmer, Brockhurst + Phillips Louisa (Mrs), dressmaker, Blymhill Common Whittingham Wm., farmer, Brineton
Hanmer James, farmer Robinson Martha (Mrs), shopkeeper, Blymhill Lawn Williams Albt. Richd., farmer, Brineton
Jennings Ameila (Mrs), shopkeeper, Brineton Robinson William, shopkeeper Williams Frederick, farmer, Wrestlers
Jones Charlotte (Miss), dressmaker, Brineton Rogers Wm., frmr., New ho., Brineton Williams John, farmer, Brineton
Knight David, farm bailiff to the Rev. E.R.O. Bridgeman M.A. Rudman Richard, Bradford Arms PH., Ivetsey Bank, postal address, Wheaton Aston). Williams Jn., farmer, Brineton
Lee Isaac, cowkpr., Blymhill Grange Simmonds David, shoe maker, Blymhill Lawn .
Post & Parcel Office
John Warrender sub-postmaster.
Public Elementary School
(mixed), built in 1856, with residence for master, for 125 children; average attendence 118
John Hales, master.
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1932
(Marked thus + should be addressed Weston-under-Lizard, Shifnal).
Bridgeman Rev. Preb. Ernest Richard Orlando M.A. (rector & rural dean of Penkridge), Rectory
Commercial
Marked thus * farm 150 acres or over
Bourne Percy, saddler, Wollery Lee Thomas Edgar, farmer, new house Tomkinson Henry, cowkeeper
*Brookes Thos. C., farmer, The Grove Mason Cyril, butcher, Blymhill Lawn *Tonkinson Jane (Mrs), farmer, Brockhurst
Child Sarah (Miss), farmer, The Bent Miller Jn., miller (water), Wyndford mill (postal address, Newport Salop). Warrender Thos., farmer, Brineton
*Crewe Wm. jun., farmer Mulloch Frank, farmer Williams Albt. Richd., frmr., Brineton
Goodwin Jn., farmer, (postal address, Brewood, Stafford) Oliver Richd., cowkpr., Blymhill Lawn Williams Edwd. Fdk., frmr. Wrestlers
Goodwin Wm., smith, Brineton *Owen Geo., frmr., Lower Brockhurst Williams Jn. Sydney, farmer, Brineton
Greatbatch Wltr., smallhldr. & carrier, Blymhill Common Owen John, farmer, Blynhill Lawn Williams Sarah (Miss), dressmaker
Hanmer Ernest, farmer Parke Ellen Elizabeth (Miss), shopkeeper & post office *Williams Wm. B., farmer, Brineton
*Huxley Aldous, farmer, New house Stokes George, farmer, Brineton Wise Godfrey, farmer, Brineton
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1940
Marked thus # letters direct through Shifnal (Shropshire)
Private Resident: Bridgeman Rev. Preb. Ernest Richard Orlando M.A. (rector & rural dean of Penkridge), Rectory
Commercial
Marked thus * farm 150 acres or over
Bourne Percy, saddler, Wollery Lee Thomas Edgar, cowkeeper, Blymhill Grange Tomkinson Henry, cowkeeper
*Brookes Thos. C., farmer, The Grove. Weston-under-Lizard 213 Maddocks Wilfred, farmer, Wyndford Mill. (postal address, Newport, Shropshire) *Tomkinson Margt. Jane (Mrs), farmer, Brockhurst
*Crewe Wm. jun., farmer. Weston-under-Lizard 225 Mason Chas. Cyril, butcher, Blymhill Lawn. Weston-under-Lizard 204 Tomkinson Mark, cowkeeper & carrier, Blymhill Lawn
Goodwin Jn., farmer (postal address Brewood, Stafford) *Mullock G.H. (Exors. of), farmers, High Hall. Weston-under-Lizard 227 #Warrender Thos., farmer, Villa farm, Brineton. Great Chatwell 22
Goodwin Wm., smith, Brineton Oliver Richd., cowkpr., Blymhill Lawn #*Williams Wm. B. & Co., farmers, Brineton
Greatbatch Wltr., smallhldr. & carrier, Blymhill Common *Owen Geo., farmer, Lower Brockhurst. Weston-underLizard 225 Williams Edwd. Fredk., farmer, Wrestlers
Hanmer Ernest, farmer. Weston-under-Lizard 206 Owen John, farmer, Blymhill Lawn #Williams Jn. Sydney, farmer, Brineton ho.
Hill Jn. Chas B., shopkpr. Parke Ellen Elizabeth (Miss), shopkeeper & post office. Weston-under-Lizard 215 Williams Sarah (Miss), dressmkr.
#*Huxley Aldous, farmer, New ho., Brineton #Stokes Geo. & Son, farmers, Brineton #*Wise Godfrey, farmer, Brineton. Great Chatwell9
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