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Offline AngelFish

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1861 census place name help please?
« on: Thursday 12 October 17 23:10 BST (UK) »
Hi. Can anyone decipher this hand writing and place name for me please?

It's from 1861
Civil Parish:   Willington
Ecclesiastical parish:   Wellington
County/Island:   Northumberland
Country:   England
Registration district:   Tynemouth
Sub-registration district:   Wallsend
ED, institution, or vessel:   3
Piece:   3835
Folio:   67
Page Number:   8

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Re: 1861 census place name help please?
« Reply #1 on: Thursday 12 October 17 23:12 BST (UK) »
Shields Road

Henntly's Houses

Look at previous page as well
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Re: 1861 census place name help please?
« Reply #2 on: Thursday 12 October 17 23:13 BST (UK) »
Agree, Shields Road. Then Henntleys House?
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Re: 1861 census place name help please?
« Reply #3 on: Friday 13 October 17 00:38 BST (UK) »
I couldn't read the other pages either, I did try  :)

I got Shields Road... but not Henntly's Houses. Thank you both.
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Re: 1861 census place name help please?
« Reply #4 on: Friday 13 October 17 09:13 BST (UK) »
It's clearer on the previous page - don't you think could be Huntley's Houses?
The enumerator makes a loop when he writes a capital 'H' which can be taken for an 'e'  :-\
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Re: 1861 census place name help please?
« Reply #5 on: Friday 13 October 17 09:39 BST (UK) »
Yes, Jen, that makes more sense.
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Re: 1861 census place name help please?
« Reply #6 on: Friday 13 October 17 09:46 BST (UK) »
Very clear in the Enumerators's description:


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Re: 1861 census place name help please?
« Reply #7 on: Friday 13 October 17 09:58 BST (UK) »
Thank you!
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Re: 1861 census place name help please?
« Reply #8 on: Friday 13 October 17 10:30 BST (UK) »
It's also entered as Huntleys Houses on the National Archives street index here http://www.rootschat.com/links/01kvt/
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