The Partridge Family History

This is a site where you can find information about the history of the Partridge family.

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The Partridge Family in the Census

Census Freqency of the Surname Partridge
1841 Census266
1851 Census1532
1861 Census2532
1871 Census4078
1881 Census5814
1891 Census6347
1901 Census8609
1911 Census10315

Most Frequent Forenames for the Partridge Family in the Census

Name 1841 Census 1851 Census 1861 Census 1881 Census 1871 Census 1891 Census 1901 Census 1911 Census Total
William Partridge 23 124 197 263 354 367 495 571
Mary Partridge 16 102 168 251 347 351 373 354
George Partridge 10 63 100 131 191 207 263 288
Sarah Partridge 10 81 110 170 189 179 184 178
John Partridge 22 94 159 228 274 280 322 363
Charles Partridge 10 32 45 103 128 154 203 219
Elizabeth Partridge 11 69 138 168 233 198 229 238
Thomas Partridge 7 55 81 146 194 196 228 228
James Partridge 10 58 99 118 166 159 199 208
Alfred Partridge 2 20 39 66 77 89 123 134
Ann Partridge 13 49 64 83 66 58 47 46
Henry Partridge 11 44 73 104 132 142 160 162
Eliza Partridge 4 38 62 86 105 78 102 84
Joseph Partridge 7 32 47 70 78 90 127 119
Frederick Partridge 1 15 24 53 82 110 150 144
Ellen Partridge 1 12 29 55 95 85 113 121
Emily Partridge 3 14 37 78 93 94 132 117
Alice Partridge 3 7 22 58 88 122 162 172
Caroline Partridge 3 13 19 28 32 31 30 34
Samuel Partridge 7 37 52 55 69 58 74 78

Your Family History Search

You can use the forms below to do automatic searches for the Partridge family online amongst birth, marriage and death records from 1837, plus census transcripts for 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901 and many more...



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Etymology and History of the Surname: Partridge

View Name: PARTRIDGE.

PARTRIDGE

Derivation:
This name is from middle English pertriche 'partridge',occupational for a 'hunter' of the bird. Possibly a nickname for someone with a 'fancied' resemblance.

History:
The name is of English origin.The first recorded spelling is that of 'Ailward Pertriz',dated 1176.The surname has developed over the centuries leading to this of many interesting variants.

Linked Surnames:
Patriche,Patridge.

 



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