Shalfleet Census 1871

R.G.10 1171

District  6

Census taken 2 April 1871 - Enumerator Mr Thomas Hollis

Part of the Parish of Shalfleet, bounded in the east by the parishes of Carisbrooke and St Nicholas, on the west by the parish of Calbourne, on the north by the parish of Northwood and on the south by the high Road at Ashen Grove. Comprising Watchingwell Farm and Cottages, Dinglers, lower Watchingwell Farm and Cottages, Durrants, Colemans Farm and Cottages, Little Locks, The whole of the houses in Clay Lane, the whole of Portsfield and Bunce Hill. (Portsfield is actually  Porchfield).

Note: Uncertainties in italics.

    Name and Surname of each person Relation to Head Marriage Condition Age Male Age Female Rank, Profession or Occupation Where Born
1 Portsfield John Holbrook Head Mar 33   Labourer Shalfleet
    Jane Holbrook Wife Mar   28   Shalfleet
    Mary Holbrook   Daur   7 Scholar Shalfleet
    Kate Holbrook   Daur   5   Shalfleet
    Millicent Holbrook   Daur   2   Shalfleet
2 Portsfield Edith Angel Head W   64 Domestic Servant Shalfleet
    James Angel Son   11   Scholar Shalfleet
    Henery Angel Son   15   Labourer Shalfleet
3 Portsfield Henery Ford Head Mar 40   Labourer Calbourne
    Caroline Ford Wife Mar   39   Shalfleet
    James H Ford Son Unmar 18   Labourer Calbourne
    Charles W Ford Son   13   Labourer Shalfleet
    Louisa C Ford Daur     9 Labourer Calbourne
    Mary A Ford Daur     5   Calbourne
4 Bunes Hill James Saunders Head Mar 42   Farmer of 50 acres St Nicholas
    Sarah A Saunders Wife Mar   34   Yarmouth, Isle of Wight
    David J Saunders Son   15   Labourer Shalfleet
    Minnie Saunders Daur     10 Scholar Shalfleet
    Phobe Saunders Daur     8 Scholar Shalfleet
    Louise A Saunders Daur     5   Shalfleet
    Annie E Saunders Daur     3   Shalfleet
    Pascall A Saunders Son   6m     Shalfleet
    Elizabeth Pitman Serv     15 General Servant Shalfleet
5 Portsfield Jacob Hayward Head Mar 30   Labourer Calbourne
    Eliza  Hayward Wife Mar   32   Carisbrooke
    Elizabeth Hayward Daur     10 Scholar Shalfleet
    Esmele Hayward Daur     5 Scholar Shalfleet
    Simeon Hayward Son   3     Shalfleet
    George Hayward Son   1     Shalfleet
6 Portsfield David Dunford Head Mar 27   Labourer Northwood
    Elizabeth Dunford Wife Mar   22   Calbourne
    Elen Dunford Daur     2m   Shalfleet
7 Portsfield William Jollife Head Mar   36 Labourer Chale, I.W
    Harriet Jollife Wife Mar   44   Shalfleet
8 Portsfield Frank Sheath Head Mar 39   Painter and General Compositor Carisbrooke, I.W.
    Emma Sheath Wife Mar   29   Whitwell, I.W.
    George F Sheath Son   8   Scholar Carisbrooke, I.W.
    Mary A Sheath Daur     7 Scholar Carisbrooke, I.W.
    Frank A Sheath Son   5   Scholar Carisbrooke, I.W.
    Walter B Sheath Son   1m     Carisbrooke, I.W.
9 Portsfield Moses Grist Head Mar 56   Shoemaker Areton, I.W.
    Eliza Grist Wife Mar   54 Laundress Carisbrooke
    Matilda Grist Serv     15 General Servant Thorley, I.W.
10 Portsfield Jacob Dore Head Mar 70   Retired Farmer Carisbrooke, I.W.
    Catherine Dore Wife Mar   71   Nottingham
11 Portsfield John Goodwin Head Mar 34   Labourer Wolveby, Worcestershire
    Eliza Goodwin Wife Mar   37   Gt Addington, Northamptonshire
    William Goodwin Son   10   Scholar Wolveby, Worcestershire
    George Goodwin Son   7   Scholar Franch Kinmister, Worcestershire
    Hellen Goodwin Daur     5 Scholar Cartmel, Lancashire
    John Goodwin Son   3     Cartmel, Lancashire
    Maude M Goodwin Daur     8m   Shalfleet, I.W.
12 Portsfield Henry Edward Mew Head Mar 37   ? 60 acres, 1 dairyman, 1 boy Shalfleet
    Louisa Mew Wife Mar   29   Northwood, I. W
    Henrietta L Mew Daur     9 Scholar Shalfleet
    Gertrude M Mew Daur     7 Scholar Shalfleet
    Edward M Mew Son   5   Scholar Shalfleet
    Eva M Mew Daur     2 Scholar Shalfleet
    William M Mew Son   1     Shalfleet
    Maria Mew Mother     73   Calbourne
13 Portsfield William Flay Head Mar 30   Labourer Suffolk
    Martha Flay Wife Mar   31   Shalfleet
    Emma Flay Daur     6   Shalfleet
    Henry Kidd Lodger Unmar 36   Labourer Shalfleet
    Benjamin Kidd Lodger Unmar 26   Labourer Shalfleet
14 Portsfield Benjamin Ford Head Mar   26 Labourer Shalfleet
    Ellen Ford Wife Mar   22   Calbourne
15 Sportmans Rest Isac Arnold Head Mar 49   Bricklayer Calbourne
    Fanny Arnold Wife Mar   48   Calbourne
    Frank Arnold Son Unmar 24   Carpenter Shalfleet
    Fanny Arnold Daur     16 Scholar Shalfleet
    Samuel Arnold Son   9   Scholar Shalfleet
    Jabela Arnold Daur     3 Scholar Shalfleet
16 Portsfield Emmanuel Raynell Head Mar 62   Brickmaker Newport, I.W.
    Eliza Raynell Wife Mar   57   Shalfleet
    Prudence Richart Niece     11   Shalfleet
17 Portsfield Mary Arnold Head W   82   Calbourne
18 Portsfield Lotte Arnold Head W   60 Nurse Whitwell, I.W.
    Mary J Arnold Daur Unmar   29 Dressmaker Calbourne
19 Portsfield Clay Lane Barnabas Downer Head Mar 53   Labourer Chillerton, I.W.
    Eliza Downer Wife Mar   55   Shorwell, I.W
20 Portsfield Clay Lane Robert Atkins Head Mar 48   Labourer Shalfleet
    Fanny Atkins Wife Mar   42   Northwood, I.W
21 Portsfield Clay Lane Charles Denness Head Mar 48   Labourer Gatcombe, I.W.
    Emolia Denness Wife Mar   45   Calbourne
    Mary Denness Daur     12   Shalfleet
    Minnie Denness Daur     9   Shalfleet
22 Portsfield Clay Lane William Holbrook Head Mar 42   Labourer Gatcombe, I.W.
    Marriah Holbrook Wife Mar   40   Gatcombe, I.W.
    Harry Holbrook Son   12   Labourer Shalfleet
    Walter Holbrook Son   9   Scholar Shalfleet
    Aurthur Holbrook Son   6   Scholar Shalfleet
    Edwin Holbrook Son   3     Shalfleet
23 Portsfield Clay Lane Henery Holbrook Head Mar 30   Labourer Carisbrooke, I.W
    Jane Holbrook Wife Mar   29   Carisbrook, I.W
    George Holbrook Son   5   Scholar Carisbrook, I.W
    Emily Holbrook Daur     3   Carisbrook, I.W
    Frank Holbrook Son   1     Shalfleet
24 Portsfield Clay Lane Jonathan Punch Head Mar 54   Shoemaker Shalfleet
    Eliza Punch Wife Mar   52   Carisbrooke, I.W
    Harry Punch Son   10     Carisbrooke, I.W
    John Punch Son   8     Shalfleet
    Hannah Punch Mother W   89   Calbourne
    Emma J Punch Niece     4   Carisbrooke
25 Portsfield Andrew Downer Head Mar 55   Labourer Calbourne
    Caroline Downer Wife Mar   47   Mottistone
    Thomas Downer Son Unmar 17   Labourer Calbourne
    Louisa Downer Daur     12 Scholar Calbourne
    Matilda Downer Daur     8 Scholar Calbourne
    Frederick Downer Grandson   7   Scholar Calbourne
    George Downer Grandson   3     Newport, I.W.
26 Portsfield David Saunders Head Mar 71   Retired ? Merchant Northwood
    Amelia Saunders Wife Mar   69   Godshill
    Elizabeth Saunders Daur Unmar   21 Servant Calbourne
    John H Saunders Son   18   Labourer Shalfleet
27 Portsfield David Holbrook Head Mar 45   Labourer Godshill
    Ann Holbrook Wife Mar   43   Carisbrooke
    Charles Holbrook Son Unmar 18   Labourer Carisbrooke
    Rachael M Holbrook Daur     10   Carisbrooke
    Caroline A Holbrook Daur     6   Shalfleet
    Fanny L Holbrook Daur     2   Shalfleet
28 Portsfield Charlotte Bennett Head W   48 General Servant Mere, Wiltshire
    Albert H Bennett Son   11   Scholar Shalfleet
    Caroline Bennett Daur     9 Scholar Shalfleet
29 Portsfield Clay Lane Phillip Fallick Head Mar 42   Labourer Brook, I.W.
    Edith Fallick Wife Mar   44   Godshill
    Ann Fallick Daur Unmar   20 General Servant Shalfleet
    James Fallick Son Unmar 17   Labourer Shalfleet
    Phillip Fallick Son   11   Scholar Shalfleet
    Henery Fallick Son   8   Scholar Shalfleet
    Frank Fallick Son   6   Scholar Shalfleet
    Alfred Fallick Son   2     Shalfleet
    Frederick Fallick Grandson   6m     Shalfleet
30 Portsfield Charles Osbourne Head Mar 56   Labourer Sandown. I.W
    Mary A Osbourne Wife Mar   49   Shalfleet
    Harry Osbourne Son Unmar 20     Shalfleet
    Eliza Osbourne Daur     14 Servant Shalfleet
    Joseph Osbourne Son   11     Shalfleet
    Laura Osbourne Daur     7   Shalfleet
31 Portsfield Little Locks Henery Bloomfield Head Mar 60   Labourer Eling, Hampshire
    Eliza Bloomfield Wife Mar   56   Battersea, London
    Elizabeth Bloomfield Daur Unmar   26 Servant Millbrook, Hampshire
    Robert Bloomfield Son   11     Millbrook, Hampshire
    Fanny Bloomfield Daur     9   Carisbrooke
32 Coleman Robert Osman Head Mar 31   Timber Hewer Eling, Hants
    Georgina Osman Wife Mar   28   Doughton, Wilts
    Robert Osman Son   5     Southampton, Hants
    James H Osman Son   4     Eling, Hants
    Sarah A Luffman Niece     11 Scholar Doughton, Wilts
33 Coleman Charles Jolliffe Head Mar 72   Labourer Carisbrook
    Elizabeth Jolliffe Wife Mar   70   Newchurch
    Caroline Jolliffe Niece     8   Shalfleet
    Jacob Cooke Grandchild Unmar 21   Labourer Shalfleet
  Durrance Unoccupied            
34 Heath Cottage Charles Rann Head Mar 53   Labourer Godshill
    Martha Rann Wife Mar   51   Lymerstone
    James Rann Son Unmar 17   Labourer Carisbrooke
    Henery Rann Son   14   Labourer Carisbrooke
    Alfred Rann Son   12   Labourer Arreton
    Alice Rann Daur     10 Scholar Arreton
    Francis A Rann Daur     5   Carisbrooke
    Alfred James Saunders Grandson   7   Scholar Whippingham
35 Lower Watchingwell Richard Brown Head Mar 55   Farmer 140 acres, 1 man Portsmouth
    Ann Brown Wife Mar   53   Bristol, Gloucs
    Harry Brown Son   18   Watchmaker Newport, I. W.
    Henrietta Brown Daur     15   Newport, I. W.
    Lousa Brown Daur     12   Newport, I. W.
36 Upper Watchingwell William George Young Head Mar 27   Farmer 350 acres 7 men 3 boys Shalfleet
    Mary A Young Wife Mar   27   Norton, Dorset
    Sarah Bernick Serv Unmar   18 General Servant Leomister, Herfordshire
    Emma Eveleigh Serv Mar   31 Dairywoman Axmouth, Devon
    William Eveleigh Serv Mar 36   Groom Hawkchurch, Dorset
  Dinglers Unoccupied            
37 Portsfield John Denness Head Mar 76   Labourer Godshill
    Rachael Denness Wife Mar   71   Whitwell
    Louisa Hayward Niece     8 Servant Shalfleet
38 Mud Walls Andrew Fullick Head Unmar 39   Labourer Brook, I.W
    Aron Fullick Brother Unmar 47   Greenish Pensioner Brook, I.W
39 Portsfield William Osman Head Mar 67   Labourer Arreton
    Jane Osman Wife Mar   62   Carisbrooke
    Harriot Osman Daur     23 General Servant Shalfleet
    Emily Flux Niece     14 Dairy Servant Shalfleet

Shalfleet Census 1871

Note: These pages are my transcriptions of original documents, they are accurate to the best of my ability but I do not take any responsibility for errors.

Census information is Crown Copyright, from

30 April 2006