The 1861 census for the St Martin, a village a few miles north of Looe, records 30-year-old Honnor Yaw living at Hessinford. She is unmarried and her occupation is recorded as ‘char woman’; her birthplace is given as Duloe. With her are her six-year-old son Thomas Yaw [note 1] and her three-year-old daughter Mary Yaw [note 2].
1. Born at Duloe according to the 1861 census. Birth registration not found.
2. Born at Morval according to the 1861 census. Birth registered at Liskeard in the second quarter of 1858 as Mary Ann Yeo.