1841 Census

Only one Wood family appears in the Redmire census:

Name Age Occupation Birthplace
WOOD Hutchinson 60 Farmer Yks
WOOD Christiana 50 Yks
WOOD Mary 20 Yks

Hutchinson Wood was the son of George and Mary (nee Hutchinson). He was baptized 27 January 1778 in Redmire and married Christiana Naylor there 18 December 1804.

Christiana was the daughter of John Naylor and Elizabeth (nee Metcalfe). She was born 19 November 1785 and baptized 22 January 1786.

Their daughter, Mary, was baptized 10 November 1816 in Redmire. They also had two more children:

  1. John Hutchinson: baptized 24 January 1806
  2. Elizabeth: baptized 22 December 1811

1851 Census

By 1851, Mary had left home and Hutchinson and Christiana were running an inn (the Bolton Arms) in addition to the farm:

Name Relationship Age Occupation Birthplace
WOOD Hutchinson Head 73 Innkeeper, Farmer 45 Acres Redmire
WOOD Christiana Wife 67 Redmire

Their daughter Mary has left home: she married Alexander Calvert 30 April 1850 in Wensley--see the Calvert entry for 1861 for her new family.

Hutchinson was buried 10 October 1866, and Christiana 24 November 1870.

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