1851 Census

Three Gills appear on the 1851 census in Redmire, the first being Sarah:

Name Relationship Age Occupation Birthplace
GILL Sarah Head, Unmarried 55 Charwoman Arkengarthdale

Sarah was in Arkengarthdale in 1841, and is probably the Sarah Gill in the 1861 Reeth census, although her parents are unknown.

Name Relationship Age Occupation Birthplace
ROBINSON James Head, Unmarried 26 Blacksmith Redmire
ROBINSON William Brother 11 Scholar Redmire
WILLIS Elizabeth Grandmother, Widow 88 Pauper Castle Bolton
GILL Reid Brother-in-law, Married33 Lead Miner Pateley
GILL Elizabeth Sister, Married 29 Redmire

Reid's parentage is unknown.. On 17 December 1850, he married Elizabeth Robinson, daughter of John Robinson and Dorothy, nee Willis, who was baptized 23 December 1821 in Redmire.
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