Glass Remembered … The Census 1881

Description of Enumeration District No. 1     Enumerator Mr Alexander Gray

That part of the Civil Parish and School Board District of Glass, Aberdeenshire which is bounded on the North by the Hills of Newton, Both, Hilton, Bodylair and Lettach.  On the South by the river Deveron and Burn of Glenmarkie.  On the East by the Burn of Cairnborrow and on the West by the Parish of Mortlach.

Roads: Huntly and Dufftown, roads:   Markethill and Glenmarkie roads.

Houses:  59 Inhabited:   0 uninhabited
Males 133:  Females 146:  Total 279
No. of Windowed Rooms 242

Description of Enumeration District No. 2    Enumerator Mr James Robertson

That part of the Civil Parish and School Board District of Glass, Aberdeenshire which is bounded on the South by the River Deveron, Burn of Cairnborrow and the Hills of Newton, Belnaboth, Hilton, Bodylair and Lettach.  On the North by the Parish of Botriphney.  On the Northeast and East by the Parish of Cairney and on the West by the Parish of Mortlach.

Roads; Glass and Keith; Cairnborrow & Blackhill Newton and Cairnmore.: Glass and Huntly: Glass and Dufftown

Houses:  44 Inhabited:  1 uninhabited
Males 114:  Females 115:  Total 229
No. of Windowed Rooms 150

Description of Enumeration District No. 3   Enumerator Mr Alexander Smith

That part of the Civil Parish and School Board District of Glass, Aberdeenshire, which is bounded on the South by the Parish of Gartly: On the North by the River Deveron: On the East by the Parish of Huntly and on the West by the Burn of Pleylands.

Road; Cabrach & Huntly.

Houses: 23 Inhabited:  0 uninhabited
Males 72:  Females 74:  Total 146
No. of Windowed Rooms 97

Description of Enumeration District No. 4   Enumerator Mr James Geddes Innes

That part of the Civil Parish and School Board District of Glass, Banffshire which is bounded on the South by the River Deveron; On the North by the Parish of Mortlach: On the East by the River Deveron and Burn of Edinglassie and on the West by the Parish of Cabrach.

Roads:  Cabrach – Keith – Huntly and Chapelhill.

Houses: 49 Inhabited:  1 Uninhabited
Males 122:  Females 132:  Total 254
No. of Windowed Houses 184

Description of Enumeration District No. 5  Enumerator Mr John Archibald

That part of the Civil Parish and School Board of Glass (Banffshire) which is bounded on the South by the Hills of Gromack and Brownhill; On the North by the River Deveron; On the East by the Burn of Pleylands and on the West by the Parish of Cabrach.

Road; Glass and Huntly road.

Houses: 22 Inhabited:  1 uninhabited
Males 60:  Females 52:  Total 112
No. of Windowed Houses 74

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