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Medstead 1851 census


Here is a transcription curtesy of Tony Rogers of the original handwritten Medstead census return for 1851. There is a key to the abbreviations used at the end.

The Street
1. Thos. Murrell, Indep. Min. Bentworth Chapel, 47, b. Bradley. Eliz. 44, M. Emma, 23, unm, B'th. Wm.19, unm, B'th. Julia, 9, sch, M. Ant. Wake, b'l, 32, unm, annuitant.
2. F.G. Middleton, Perp. Cur. Medstead, 48, wid, Twyford. 3s 3d. M'l, sist', cook, hkper, 2fs.
3. Sam. Morgan, 37, ag, Priors Lean, Martha, 34, 2s 1d.
4. Fran. Whitear, 34, bricklayer, M. Ann, 3s 1d.
5. Eli Whitear, 28, unm, bricklayer's lab, M.
6. Geo. Kersley, 34, ag, M. Mary, 34. John 2, Geo. 1m. Thos. Knight 12, Edw (sons) 1f.
7. Jas. Wyeth, 28, f's son, F. Ann, 20, school mis, S'set.
8. Hy. Wakely, 66, vict, Dorset. Mary, 57. 3s 1d. (Hy.13, Chawton).
9. John Turvil, 27, fm bailiff, Ellisf. Sarah 31. 2s. Lodg.
10. Wm. Andrews 23, ag, M. Fellow serv. ag, 16.
11. Wm. Nellers, 43 ag, Nutley. Amelia, 40, M. 2s 1d. (Wm. 12, shep. boy)
12. Edw. Jackson, 32, ag, M. Frances, 28. 1s 3d. Mary, 78, M.
13. Geo. Wake, 36, f, M. 500a. 11 lab. Louisa, 29. Ellen, 6. 1fs. 3ag.
14. Jas Jeffery, 70, grocer, M. Ann, 62. Lucy, 41. Robt, 30, m.Lucy, 28. 2d.
15. Mary Holland, 38, wid, p, Froxf. 3s 1d.
16. Wm. Palmer, 46, parish clk, ag, R. ann, 46. 5s 1d.
17. Thos. Hobbs, 70, ag, M. Ann, 60. Hy, 25, unm. 2d. gs, 2m.
18. Jas. Westbrook, 27, ag, M. Eliz. 29. Jos, 2. 2d.
19. Jas. Westbrook, 58, blacksm. M. Jemima, 53. wm.24, David, 19, Bjm. Hy, 8.1.
21. Wm. Collins, 56, ag, A. Rebecca, 64. Visitor, wid, ag, & his son..
22. John Cannons, 33, wid, ag, M. 3s 1d.
23. Jos. Collins, 70, wid, ag, M. Eliz, d, 27. Jas, cous, wid, ag, 58.
24. John Oakley, 45, ag, M. Sarah, 46. 2s 2d.
25. John Wyeth, 66, f, Hart. Row. 530a. 13 lab. Sarah, 60, Binsted, 1d. M. 1fs 2 cart.

Hustle Lane
26. Geo.  Paiton, 53, ag, A. Sarah, 53, F. 2s 4d.
27. John Morgan, 30, ag, M. Mary 30. 1s 2d.
28. Hy, Paiton, 28, ag, M. Ann, 22. 2d. 1f, 14.
29. Wm. Jackson, 37, ag, M. Eliz, 34. 2d.
30. David Jeffery, 32, shep, M. Lucy, 29. Wm, 1.
31. David Oliver, 61, ag, M. Mary, 72, W. Tisted. Dav. 46, W.T. unm. gd, 14, sq
32. Geo. Knight, 31, cordw, M. Susan, 27, B'th. 1s. eliz, 55, wid, m, M.

New Bn.
33. Hy. Budd, 30 f. Jane 27. 2d. Sarah 77, Indep.
34. Thos Spiers, 46, ag, Binsted. Hannah, 48. 2d. 2lodg, ag.

Red Hill
35. Jas. Knight, 68, wid, f. F. 80a. 3 lab. Eliz. Spencer, 75, unm, S'l,  Chawt. Mary andrews, 51, d'l, hkp. 2 cart.

Bines Wd.
36. Jas. Tuggey, 30, brickburner, Berks. Sarah, 25, Soton. lodg, brickmker.

Fr. Mks.
37. Jas. Langridge, 51, innkp. Wilts. Phoebe, 56, M. 1s 2d. Potm. Serv. 3drov.

M. Common
38. john Andrews, 46,  ag, M. Susan, 34. 3s 2d.

5 Hash Pond
39. Hy. Hobbs, 65, hurdler, M. Lucy, 60, Herr'd. A. Heath, s, 8. Ann Gardner,
40. Ruth Gardner, 71, ag. lab's wid, Overton. Lodg, ag, 67.

Paice Lane
41. Wm. Hunt, 81, p, ag, A. Jane Whitear, d, wid, 42, hkp. F. Westbrook, gs, aa, M.

S. Down
42. John Knight, 37, ag, M. Mary, 39. 1s 1d.
43. Jos. Westbrook, 56, carp, wh. wr. unm, M. Jane, 60, sist, unm, hkper.
44. Wm. Wyeth, 61, f, Hart. Row. 400a. 14 lab. Jane, 62, M. d, 33, H'smith. s, F, 25. s,M,31.
45. Ant. Whitear, 68, unm. f, Beweth. 30a. 1 lab. Mary, 60, sist. 1fs.
46. Chas. Bone, 43, ag, M. Rachel, 37. 4s 1d.
47. Betty Oakley, 75, p, M. Wm, 43, s, unm. Emma, 5, gd, sch, M.
48. Wm. Hobbs, 31, thatcher, Swarraton. Mary, 24, M. Jemima Jackson,  6, d'l. Charlotte Hobbs, 2. Hannah Hobbs, 1m.

Soldridge
49. Daniel Morgan, 39, ag, B. D. Eliz, 33, M. 3s 4d. 2 lodg. carters.
50. Mary Hunt, 54, wid, p, A. Steph, 12, Lasham, shep. Hy, 9, M. Jane, 6, M.
51. John Lambourn, 42, ag, wid, M. Sarah, 20, d, +2s 1d. Lodg. Visitor.
52. Wm. Budd, 74, ag, p, M. Chas, 52, s, unm. Louise, 48, d, m. Hy, 10, gs, sch.
53. Robt. Holland, 34, ag, M. Jane, 40. 2s 2d.

Stankham
54. Robt. Jeffery, 36, ag, M. Louisa, 37. 2s 1d.
55. Wm. Carter, 60, ag, R. Rebecca, 62, R.

West End
56. John Newland, 46, ag, R. Sarah, 39, Bighton. Eliz, 20, R. ann, 2, gd, M.

Common
57. Geo. Cannons, 26, ag, M. Jane, 30, 2s. Edw, 23, & Lucy, 1s 1d.
58. Paul Jeffery, 75, p, ag, M. Hannah, 69.
59. Rich. Andrews, 80, p, ag, wid, U. Grey. Mary Jackson, 15, lodg.  Edw. Newman 5, lodg.
60. Geo. Oakley, 34, ag, M. Catherine, 30. 4s. Sarah, 55, Wm, 25,  Louisa, 23.

Old Acre
61. Wm. Stevens, 59, f, W. Tisted. 120a, 4 lab. Sarah, 55. Wm, 25. 2d 1 ag.
62. Jos. Jeffery, 73, ag, p, M. Sarah, 74. 3s.

Common
63. John Oakley, 49, ag, M. Ann, 46.
64. Steph. Oakley, 79, ag, p, M. Eliz, 80, A.
65. Geo. Bone, 46, ag, M. Eliz, 50. John, 22, Eliz, 16, chas, 10. ann Milbury, m'l, wid, 95.
66. Wm. Andrews, 50, ag, M. Jemima, 45. 4s 3d. (andrew, 14, shep)

Grove Barn
67. Wm. Holland, 38, ag, M. Maria, 30. 1s 1d.

Hattingley
68. John Purchase, 53, ag, A. Lucy, 44. Hy, 20. Shep, 3 carters.
69. Hy. Goddard, 39, ag, Bentley. Mary, 36, B'th. 1s 4d. Lodg, 86.
70. Thos. Knight, 58, wid, p, dummer. Geo, 25, ag, unm, M.
71. Jos. Cannons, 36, ag, M. Mary, 38, 2s 4d, (1st.d, 11, chil.  Cand. 2nd, 9, M).

Heath Gn Fm
72. Lydia Moore, 50,  hsekper, unm, Neph, 17. 1fs, 1 ag, 1 shep.
73. Chas. Cannons, 66, ag, M. Amelia, 55. John, 22. + 1s 1d.
74. Hy. Heath, 53, ag, F. Jane, 50, Bighton. Wm, 13, fm boy, 2d. Jas. coop, 22, bmker, s'l, m. Mary coop, 23, d, m, Ellen, 1, gd.

Hattingley
75. Henrietta Greenwood, 46, wid, M. 2s 3d.
76. Eliz. Greenwood, 61, wid, W. Bridger, 25, s, m, M. Caroline, 26. 1 gs lgd.
77. Jas. Yalden, 36, f, crondall. 23Ca, 11 lab. Sarah 34, W. 2s 3d. Emily Grant, s'l, governess. Mary Vickery, aunt. 1 fs.
78. Geo. Rampton, 61, blacksm. j.m. wid.
79. Thos. Brambley, 51, ag, Holyb. Jane, 37. Mary, 1, BpS.
80. Wm. Gardner, 37, ag, M. Ann, 26. Eliz. Heath, 10, d'l, Sara, 5, d'l, Mary, d. Louisa Gardner, 1.
81. Thos. Jeffery, 38, ag, M. Eliz, 35. 1s 4d. 3 lodg.
82. Wm. Keller, 71, wid, ag, Nutley.
83.
84. Chas. Bone, 27, farrier, Charlotte, 28. 2d
85. Wm. Bone, 29, farrier & cowleach, M. Ellen, 22. 2s.
86. Wm. Bone, 42, blacksm. (3 men), M. Martha, 47. Wm, 23, Geo, 21, bsm, 4s 3d.
87. Mary Lambourn, 75, wid, Clissden. Mary, 32, unm. 3s 5d. 1gs 1gd.
88. Rich. Bone, 55, farr, wid, M. Rebecca, 21, d, unm. Adam, 19, s, asst. +3s.

Green L. Hse.
89. Chas Cannons, 38, ag, M. Olive, 38. Edwin, 14.

Street
90. Daniel Wyeth, 28, shep, M. Ann, 26. 1s 1d.
91. Susan Whitear, 17 unm, chertsey. Fanny, 10, C. Ann, 7, Egham. Charl, 5, E.

TOTAL POPULATION 482, 259m. 223f.

HOUSES INHABITED 69. 1 uninhabited

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
unm - unmarried
wid - widow or widower

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