Census transcript for Absalom Chapple (1830-1910) & family

1841: Main Street, Beer, Devon. James Chapple, age 40, born in County occ Shoe M[aker]. Mary Chapple, age 40, born in County. Charles Chapple, age 18, born in County. Silas Chapple, age 15, born in County. Tabitha Chapple, age 13, born in County. Absalom Chapple, age 10, born in County. Theophilus Chapple, age 8, born in County. Thirza Chapple, age 6, born in County. William Chapple, age 3, born in County. NA ref HO107/214/16 page 16 sch 11

1851: Seaton & Beer, Devon. James Chapple (head) age 54, born Musbury, Devon occ Shoemaker. Mary Chapple (wife) age 52, born Salcombe, Devon. Silas Chapple (son) age 24, born Branscombe, Devon occ Baker. Tabitha Chapple (dtr) age 22, born Beer, Devon. occ Lacemaker. Absalom Chapple (son) age 19, born Beer, Devon occ Fisherman. Thurza Chapple (dtr) age 15, born Beer, Devon. occ Lacemaker. William Chapple (son) age 13, born Beer, Devon. Sarah Minifie (visitor) age 41, born Branscombe, Devon. NA ref HO107/1862/704 page 7 sch 34

1861: East side of street, Seaton & Beer, Devon. Absalom Chapple (head) age 29 born Beer, occ Fisherman. Elizabeth Chapple (wife) age 31 born Beer, occ Honiton Lace Maker. Elizabeth A. Chapple (dtr) age 6 scholar, born Beer. Mary A. Chapple (dtr) age 4 scholar, born Beer. NA ref RG9/1374/58 page 11 sch 63

1901: Otters Court, Beer, Devon. Absalom Chapple (head, widower) age 70 born Beer, Devon occ Chimney Sweep. William Chapple (brother, widower) age 63 born Beer, Devon occ Fisherman. NA ref RG13/2019/111 page 34 sch 247

1881: East side of Beer Street, Seaton & Beer, Devon. Absolom [sic] Chapple (head) age 50, born Beer Devon occ Fisherman. Elizabeth Chapple (wife) age 50 born Beer Devon occ Lacemaker. Thirza Chapple (dtr) age 14 born Beer Devon occ Lacemaker. Silas Chapple (son) age 12 born Beer Devon. NA ref RG11/2130/75 page 9

1891: Seaton & Beer, Devon. Absalom Chapple (head, widower) age 61, born Beer, Devon occ Chimney Sweep. Silas Chapple (son) age 21, born Beer, Devon occ Gentleman's Servant - Domestic. NA ref RG12/1669/137 page 13 sch 94

1871: Clapps Lane, Seaton & Beer, Devon. Absalom Chapple (head) age 40, born Beer Devon occ Fisherman. Elisabeth Chapple (wife) age 41, born Beer Devon occ Honiton Lacemaker. Elisabeth Chapple (dtr) age 16, born Beer Devon occ Honiton Lacemaker. Mary A. Chapple (dtr) age 14, born Beer Devon occ Honiton Lacemaker. Robert Chapple (son) age 8, born Beer Devon. Thirza Chapple (dtr) age 4, born Beer Devon. Silas Chapple (son) age 2, born Beer Devon. NA ref RG10/2036/99 page 11 sch 71