James Henry Norman

#23540, b. December 1871

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegDecember 1871James Henry Norman1
MarriageJune 1892James Henry Norman

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: James was a shooting gallery proprietor.

Census details

  • He appeared on the census taken on the night of 3rd April 1881, living in Back Lane, Eye, Suffolk, England in the household of his parents, George Norman and Elizabeth Jane King. He was 9 years old.
  • In 1891 James Henry Norman was included in the household of Alfred STOCK and his family. Alfred STOCK was a Travelling Showman, and the family were staying at the fairgrounds in the Market Place. There were 5 'showman's Assistants, one of whom was James.

    Some of the occupations of people enumerated in this section of the 1891 census (which must have been conducted at the same time as the Yarmouth Fair( are: Steam Circus Owner, Rifle Saloon Owner, Dog Show Proprietor, Sooting Gallery Owner, Travelling Confectioner, Swing Boat Owner, Missionery Templer, Picture Gallery Owner. In all there are 29 different sets of people spread over 6 pages of the census.
  • In the census taken on the night of 31st March 1901 James Henry was the head of the household and Harriett was his wife. The address was A caravan in Norwich Road, North Walsham, Norfolk, England. In the same caravan was an 11 year old visitor, Maud BOND. There were 6 or so families in caravans at the same place.. Their daughter Violetta was living with them.

Child of James Henry Norman and Harriett Davis

  • Violetta Norman


  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Norman      James Henry            Yarmouth      4b     24.