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In a sparsely-populated rural Union, some Guardians were elected for more than one parish, but also later designated “Junr” or “Snr”, are these father and son?. Occupations were gleaned from various sources including trade directories and Google – note new trades and occupations in 1844/5 in Basingstoke.

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Guardians, 1835-1845