1851 Census

In 1851, the only Alderson to appear in the village was lodging with the Moore family at Hare Gill House:

Name Relationship Age Occupation Birthplace
MOORE James Head 37 Clog Maker Preston
MOORE Maria Wife 34 Preston
MOORE Simon Son 12 Reeth
MOORE William Son 7 Reeth
MOORE Joseph Son 1 Redmire
HARKER William Lodger, Unmarried 20 Lead Miner Thwaite
ALDERSON Anthony Lodger, Unmarried 20 Lead Miner Gunnerside

Anthony was the son of James Alderson and Jane (nee Cottingham), and was baptized at Muker 11 July 1830.
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