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Medstead 1841 census


Here is a transcription curtesy of Tony Rogers of the original handwritten Medstead census return for 1841. There is a key to the abbreviations used at the end.

Parsonage
David Robinson 35 clergy. Rebecca Lorey 41 fs.

Towngate F.
John Wake 40  f. Jane 40, John 9. 5ch. 2fs 3ms.

Trinity Fm.
Geo. Wake 25 f. Ant Wake 20. 1fs 2ms.
Jas Hoar 27 ag. Harriet 3ch.

Manor Fm.
John Wyeth 55 f. Sarah 49. Thos. 21, cab. mker. 2b 1g. 4ms 1fs

Hatterly Fm.
Eliz. Clark  60 f. Eliz. Parfet 5. John Clark 19, ms. + 1ms.

S. Town Fm.
Wm. Wyeth 45 f. Jane 45. Wm. 17, John 15, Jas.15, Rabt.14. 2ms 1fs.
Edw. Bone 48 tallowchandler.

Goatacre Fm.
Wm. Stevens 48 f. Sarah 44. Hy.19, Jane 17, Wm.16, Louisa 15, Harriet 4. 1 ms
Wm. Andrews 37 ag. Jemima 33. Wm. 13. 4s 2d.
Geo. Bone 37. Eliz.40. 4s 2d. Wm. Milbury 52, publican.
Geo. Andrews 43 pub. Rebecca 41 2s.
Jas Jeffery 58 shopkper. Anne 53.
John Wyeth 25 ms. Jane 24. 2s.
Thos. Murrell 35 Diss. Min. Eliz 32. Wm 8, Geo.7, Ann 5, Mary 2, f. 3 wks. nurse, 1fs.
Jos. Collins 62 ag. Eliz. 19.
John Greenwood 58 ag. Eliz. 52. Ann 20.
Chas. Cannons 56 ag. Amelia 45. 3s 2d.
Thos. Knight 50 ag. Caroline 16. 2s 2d.
Rich. Bone 45 vet.surg. Lucy 41. Chas.18, 3s 2d.
Rich. Bone 23 vet. surg. Eliz. 22. 1s 1d.
Wm. Bone 35 Blacksm. Martha 35. Wm. 12. 5s 2d. Eliz. 75. Wm.15, appr.
Thos. Jeffery 25 ag. Eliz. 25. 2d.
Geo. Rampton 47 b'sm. j.m. Hannah 46. Alfred 11.
Fred. Whitear 35 ag. Jane 30. Fred. Westbrook 1. 1 ag, 15.
Sarah Yalden 23. 1fs. Gilb. Moth 56 bailiff, Hannah 22, 3d. Alf. 8. Eliz. Goddard 6.
Jas. Norgate 40 ag. Mary 40. 2s 3d.
John Oakley 71 ag. Wm. 33. Mary Lipscombe 70.
Hy. Budd 30 f. Jane 27. 2d. Sarah 77, Indep.
Dan. Holland 32 ag. Mary 28. 3s ld. Jas.69, Sarah 70.
Geo. Paiton 44 ag. Sarah 44. 3s 3d.
John Greenwood 33 ag. Henrietta 35. 2s 3d. +1 ag, 12.
Jos Jeffery 60 ag. Sarah 60. John 37, Jas.32, Eliz. 20, Ellen 5m.
Wm. Cresswell 58 ag. Amelia 25, Wm.9, Wm.5, Eliz.3, Mary 1. 1f3, 1f1
Ann Prior 60 dressmker. Ann Jackson 27 +2dls.
Paul Jeffery 66 ag. Hannah 61. Edw.14.
John Purchase 43 ag. Lucy 35. Jane 7.
Henry Heath 40 ag. Jane 39. 2s 4d.
Wm. Pitter 48 ag. Eliz. 45. 3s 2d.
John Lambourn 33 ag. 3s 1d. Eliz. Knight 33.
Phil. Livingston 42 ag. Eliz. 36. Emma 8.
Wm. Carter 50 ag. Rebecca 52. John 21, Edw. 19, + 2m, 9, 14.
Thos. Hobbs 58 ag. Ann 49. Sarah 27, Geo.12, Jane 10. Ant. 83. 1 ag.
John Andrews 35. Susan 25. Wm.3, Jane 10m.
Rich. Andrews 70 ag. Jane 70.
Jas. Hunt 45 ag. Mary 45. Steph. 3, By. 3 days + nurse.
Wm. Budd 62 ag. Harriet 60. Char. 35, Louisa 30, Eliz.25, John 3, Hy.4m.
Ant. Whitear 55 f. Mary 50. Mary 20.
Jos. Westbrook 45 wheelwr. Jane 50, Wm.75. Flora 16.
Wm. Budd 40 ag. Caroline 2.
Geo. Oakley 24 ag. Caroline 22. Jas.1.
Jas. Westbrook 48 blacksm. Jemima 45. Jas.17. 4s 1d. +1.
Jas. Dorey 78 carp. Rebecca 78.
Robt. Jeffery 25 ag. Louisa 25. Henry 2m.
Jas. Collins 79. Sarah 70. Jas.45. Jas.8.
Wm. Jeffery 25 carp. Ann 20. 1s 2d.
Dan. Morgan 29 ag. Eliza 23. Wm.1.
Wm. Collins 48 ag. Rebecca 48, Wm. Hobbs 22. Eliz. Bowsher 80.
John Kersley 72 ag. Hannah 66.
Jos. Cannons 25 ag. Mary 26. 1s 1d. Jas.23, ag.
Chas. Bone 34. Rachel 27. 2d. Eliz. Pullinger 75.
Geo. Cannons 52. Harriet 55. 2s 1d.
John Lipscomb 37 ag. Charlotte 37. 1s. +1 ag.
Geo. Appleton 23 basket mker. Mary 21. Carol 1m. Eliz. 57.
Wm. Palmer 36 ag. Ann 36. 3s 1d.
David Olliver 51 ag. Mary 62. Eliz. 5.
Wm. Mellers 60 ag. Amelia 57.
Jas. Langridge 40 pub. Phebe 40. 1s 2d. Job Thorn 23, ms. 1fs.
Ruth Gardner 48. Wm. 25. Geo. 21.
Edm. Knight 56 shoemker. Eliz. 46. Geo. 21, Edm. 13, Robt. 10.
John Oakley 35 ag. Sarah 36. 3s 2d. +1f.13.
Chas. Cannons 28 ag. Olive 28. Edwin 4. Mary Lambourn 68.
Wm. Hunt 70 ag. Hannah 42. Fanny 17.
Jas. Beagley 40 ag. Jas.11.
Francis Whitear 20 bricklayer appr. Eli 15.
Thos. Spiers 35 ag. Hannah 35. 3s 3d.
Jas. Knight 58 f. Sarah 68. Jas.35, Thos.31 wh.wr. John 28.
Wm. Nellers 33 ag. Amelia 29. 3s 3d. Wm. Andrews 45. Mary Andrews 41.
Eliz. Newman. 77 schoolm.
Wm. Jackson 77 ag. Mary 68. Wm. 26, Edw.22, Mary 14.
Geo. Jackson 79 ag. Eliz. 79.
Hy. Hobbs 54 ag. Lucy 43.
Steph. Oakley 65 ag. Eliz. 60 Jane 28, Anne Lershon 18. Wm. Stiles 6.
John Oakley 40 ag. Ann 40.

Towngate Cott.
Rebecca Yonge 55 Indep. Wm. Lewington 55, perfum. Hannah L. 60 & Geo. Tennant 35 Furrier, Charlotte T.30, C. White, 5.1m2fs.

TOTAL POPULATION 450. 240m. 209f

HOUSES INHABITED 86

FAMILIES 96

ABBREVIATIONS USED ARE BELIEVED TO BE AS FOLLOWS:-

ag - agricultural worker
appr - apprentice
b - boy
ch - children
d - daughter
f - farmer
fs - female servant
g - girl
ms - male servant
s - son

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