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placename:- Toms Howe
other name:- Tom's Howe
parish Longsleddale parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY48630496
10Km square:- NY40

1Km square NY4804

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Toms Howe -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 3.9.2010
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Toms Howe -- Longsleddale -- Cumbria / -- 3.9.2010

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 27 7)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
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Tom's Howe

placename:- Tom's Howe
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old map:- Fields 1875

date:- 1875
period:- 19th century, late; 1870s

old map:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

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THOMS HOW

placename:- Thoms How
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

tithe schedule:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

Beware/ The schedule is arranged by Person; interpretting it by Place is not a certain procedure.
Schedule, each row gives:-
Field no. / Tenant's name / Close ie Field name / Type of culture / Area, acres
Owned by John Mattinson, tenanted by himself; Thoms How.
/ / Mattinson John
/ 345 / Himself 11/28 or 11 Gaits on / Cockley Fell / pas/ 104 095
/ 346 / Do / Grassing / Pas / 42 480
/ 347 / Do / Intake / Ar & Mea / 8 525
/ 348 / Do / Corn Hill / Pas / 9 100
/ 349 / Do / Wither How / Mea / 4 185
/ 350 / Do / Sand Bed / Mea / 4 340
/ 351 / Do / Broad Field / Mea / 5 185
/ 352 / Do / Pieces of Waste / Mea / 0 120
/ 353 / Do / Fleets / Mea / 2 835
/ 354 / Do / Fleet Island / Mea / 0 025
/ 355 / Do / Island / Mea / 0 210
/ 356 / Do / Crook Close / Mea / 2 075
/ 357 / Do / Homstd &c at Thoms How / / 0 535
/ 358 / Do / Good Acre / Mea / 1 875
/ 359 / Do / Barn & Folds / / 0 040
/ 360 / Do / Green / Pas / 3 560
/ 361 / Do / Do / Ar / 3 040
/ / / / / [total] 192 225

placename:- Thoms How
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

source:- Kendal Corn Rent Act 1836

Area 192.225 acres
Mattinson John / Himself / Thoms How / 192 225 192 + 36 / 192 225 192 + 36

placename:- Thoms How
person:- : Mattinson, John
date:- 1836
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd)

Map, The County of Westmoreland, scale about 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed by J Ainslie and perhaps T Donald, engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
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Tomshow
circle, labelled in italic lowercase text; settlement, farm, house, or hamlet?

placename:- Tomshow
county:- Westmorland
date:- 1770
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

source:- EPNS Westmorland 1967


placename:- Thoms Howe -- 1836
placename:- Town How -- 1823

old map:- Hodgson 1828

Map, 4 sheets, Westmorland, by T Hodgson, scale about 1 1/4 inches to 1 mile, engraved by W R Gardner, ?published by C Smith, 1828.
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placename:- Toms How
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

census returns:- Census 1891

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
William Black / Head / Married / 39 / / Farmer / Whinfell
Annie Black / Wife / Married / / 39 / Farmer's wife / Ackenthwaite
Michael Black / Son / Unmarried / 17 / / -ditto- son / Whinfell
Susanna Black / Daughter / Unmarried / / 20 / -ditto- daughter / Whinfell
date:- 1891
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

census returns:- Census 1881

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
Robert Hudson / Head / Married / 27 / / Agricultural labourer / Casterton
Isabella Hudson / Wife / Married / / 34 / Caretaker of Tomshow house / Ulveston Lancashire
Agnes Elizabeth Hudson / Daughter / / / 3 / / Longsleddale
date:- 1881
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

census returns:- Census 1871

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
John Mattinson / Head / Married / 68 / / Landowner / Longsleddale
Ann Mattinson / Wife / Married / / 65 / / Watermillock
Hannah Douthwaite / Servant / Unmarried / / 45 / Domestic servant / Longsleddale
date:- 1871
period:- 19th century, late; 1870s

census returns:- Census 1861

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
[Mattinson] / / / / / /
Hannah Douthwaite / Servant / Unmarried / / 35 / House servant / Longsleddale
date:- 1861
period:- 19th century, late; 1860s

census returns:- Census 1851

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
John Mattinson / Head / Married / 48 / / Landed Proprietor / Kendal
Ann Mattinson / Wife / Married / / 45 / -ditto- / Greystock Cumberland
William Nicholson / Nephew / Unmarried / 21 / / -ditto- / Greystock Cumberland
Mary Wearing / Servant / Unmarried / / 20 / House servant / Heversham
date:- 1851
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

census returns:- Census 1841

Name / Relationship / Married? / Male, age / Female, age / Occupation / Where born
John Mattinson / / / 35 / / Farmer /
Ann Mattinson / / / / 35 / /
Thomas Thompson / / / 20 / / Agricultural labourer /
Edward Hudson / / / 15 / / Agricultural labourer /
Bella Douthwaite / / / / 20 / House Servant /
James Mattinson / / / 35 / / Farmer /
date:- 1841
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

shepherds guide:- Wilson 1913

Wilson's New Shepherds' Guide, by Thomas Wilson, Keswick, Cumberland, 1913.
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William Black, Tomshow; cropped and upper key bitted far ear, red stroke down far shoulder, M on near side, horn burn W B.

placename:- Tomshow
person:- : Black, William
date:- 1913
period:- 1910s

shepherds guide:- Hodgson 1849

The Shepherd's Guide, by William Hodgson, Normoss, Corney, Cumberland, printed by S Soulby, Ulverston, Lancashire, 1849.
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JOHN MATTINSON, Thomshow.
Cropped and upper fold bitted far ear, a stroke down the far shoulder, M on the near side, MM on the horns, and a figure.

placename:- Thomshow
person:- : Mattinson, John
date:- 1849
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

shepherds guide:- Walker 1817

Shepherd's Guide or a Delineation of Wool and Ear Marks, by Joseph Walker, published by W Stephen, Penrith, Cumberland, 1817.
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No.3 - MICHAEL MATTINSON, Thomshow:
Cropped far ear and upper bitted stump, a red mark down the far shoulder, M on the near side, MM and a figure on the horns.

placename:- Thomshow
person:- : Mattinson, Michael
date:- 1817
period:- 19th century, early; 1810s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Henry Holme, Tomshow, burried in Sleddale Chappel, 19 December 1713; the first person to be buried at the chapel after it was licensed for burial 1713.

placename:- Tomshow
person:- : Holme, Henry
date:- 1713
period:- 18th century, early; 1710s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Richard Speit, Tomshow, buried 4 April 1725.

placename:- Tomshow
person:- : Speit, Richard
date:- 1725
period:- 18th century, early; 1720s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Thomas Robinson, Tomshow, buried 20 JUly 1741.

placename:- Tomshow
person:- : Robinson, Thomas
date:- 1741
period:- 18th century, early; 1740s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

John Dixon, son of John and Mary Dixon, Tomshow, baptized 19 March 1775.

placename:- Tomshow
person:- : Dixon, John
person:- : Dixon, John and Mary
date:- 1775
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

William Dixon, son of John and Mary Dixon, Tomshow, baptized 11 August 1777.

placename:- Tomshow
person:- : Dixon, William
person:- : Dixon, John and Mary
date:- 1777
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

parish register:- KendalRO : WPR/85

Jane Mattinson, age 29, wife of Michael Mattinson, Tomshow, buried 12 June 1799.

placename:- Tomshow
person:- : Mattinson, Jane
person:- : Mattinson, Michael
date:- 1799
period:- 18th century, late; 1790s

directory:- Kelly 1897

Kelly's Directory of Cumberland and Westmorland, published by Kelly and Co, London, 1897.
LONG SLEDDALE. / COMMERCIAL. / Black William, farmer, Toms how

placename:- Toms how
person:- farmer : Black, William
date:- 1897
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

directory:- Kelly 1894

Kelly's Directory of Cumberland and Westmorland, published by Kelly and Co, London, 1894.
Black William, farmer, Toms how

placename:- Toms How
person:- farmer : Black, William
date:- 1894
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

directory:- Bulmer 1880s (1st edn 1885/Wmd)

Series of books, each the History, Topography, and Directory of a county in the NW, mostly by T F Bulmer, published by T Bulmer and Co, Manchester, Lancashire, 1880s; 2nd editions 1900s-10s.
LONG SLEDDALE TOWNSHIP. / Farmers. / Black William, Tom's how

placename:- Tom's how
person:- farmer : Black, William
date:- 1885
period:- 19th century, late; 1880s

directory:- Bulmer 1880s (2nd edn 1905/Wmd)

Series of books, each the History, Topography, and Directory of a county in the NW, mostly by T F Bulmer, published by T Bulmer and Co, Manchester, Lancashire, 1880s; 2nd editions 1900s-10s.
LONGSLEDDALE. / Farmers. / Black Wm. Toms how and Middale

placename:- Toms How
person:- farmer : Black, William
date:- 1905
period:- 1900s

directory:- Kelly 1921

Directory, Kelly's Directory of Cumberland and Westmorland, published by Kelly's Directories, London, 1921.
LONG SLEDDALE. / COMMERCIAL. Marked thus [circle] farm 150 acres or over. / [circle] Black Michael, farmer, Toms how

placename:- Toms How
person:- farmer : Black, Michael
date:- 1921
period:- 1920s

directory:- Kelly 1914

Directory, Kelly's Directory of Cumberland and Westmorland, published by Kelly's Directories, London, 1914.
LONG SLEDDALE. / COMMERCIAL. / Black Michael, farmer, Toms how

placename:- Toms How
person:- farmer : Black, Michael
date:- 1914
period:- 1910s

directory:- Kelly 1910

Directory, Kelly's Directory of Cumberland and Westmorland, published by Kelly's Directories, London, 1910.
LONG SLEDDALE. / COMMERCIAL. / Black William, farmer, Toms how

placename:- Toms How
person:- farmer : Black, William
date:- 1910
period:- 1910s

directory:- Kelly 1906

LONG SLEDDALE. / COMMERCIAL / Black William, farmer, Toms how & Mid dale

placename:- Toms How
person:- farmer : Black, William
date:- 1906
period:- 1900s

directory:- Kelly 1858

Post Office Directory of Westmoreland and Cumberland, published by Kelly and Co, London, 1858.
Long Sleddale / PRIVATE RESIDENTS / Mattinson Mr. John, Toms how

placename:- Toms How
person:- : Mattinson, John
date:- 1858
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s

directory:- Mannex 1849

Book, History, Topography, and Directory of Westmorland, and Lonsdale North of the Sands in Lancashire, by P J Mannex, published by Simpkin, Marshall and Co, London, 1849.
LONGSLEDDALE TOWNSHIP. / Farmers [dagger] are Yeomen. / [dagger] Mattinson, John, Tom's ho.

placename:- Tom's Ho
person:- farmer : Mattinson, John
date:- 1849
period:- 19th century, early; 1840s

directory:- Parson and White 1829

Book, History, Directory, and Gazetteer, of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmorland, with that Part of the Lake District in Lancashire, forming the Lordships of Furness and Cartmel, by William Parson and William White, published by W White and Co, 1829.
LONG SLEDDALE. Marked 1, reside at Little London; 2, on the East side; and 3, on the West side the Sprint Beck. / FARMERS. Thus [star] are Yeomen. / 3 Mattinson Michael, Tomshow

placename:- Tomshow
person:- farmer : Mattinson, Michael
date:- 1829
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

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