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Knighton and district
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  Population figures for Llangynllo parish  
 

Llangynllo population graph

 
  The actual recorded figures for the population of the parish were:-  
  In the year 1841 - 444 people
In the year 1851 - 415
In the year 1861 - 447
In the year 1871 - 476
In the year 1881 - 486
In the year 1891 - 508
In the year 1901 - 478

 
  Most people in this small rural parish were farmers, farm labourers or farm servants but there were also craftsmen and tradesmen. (See pages on Earning a Living).
Notice that the population declined in 1851 but then rose until 1891.
 
  Compare this graph with those of the other rural parishes in the area like Beguildy or Bleddfa. Then compare it with the graph for Knighton.
Is the overall trend the same?
If the trend differs, in what way does it differ?
 
 

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