1861 Census. RG9 1358

Transcribed by Derek R. Smith, Pulham OPC.


Pulham East and West, in the sub district of Cerne, District of Dorchester.
Submitted 15th April 1861 by Charles William Ford, Enumerator.
There were 54 inhabited houses and 68 Schedules. One un-inhabited house was recorded.
Entries in Italics indicate a questionable transcription and a ? indicates an unreadable character or word.

Schedule Place Surname First Name(s) Relation to Head Condition Age Male Age Female Occupation Where Born Blind, Deaf or Dumb Folio/Page
1 Parish KINGSBURY John Head M 63   Farmer of 63 Acres Caundle Marsh   68/11
    KINGSBURY Repentance Wife M   49 Wife of Farmer Hazelbury Bryant    
    KINGSBURY William Son U 38   Ag Lab Pulham    
    KINGSBURY Mary Dau U   28 Labourer Pulham    
    KINGSBURY Rebecca Dau U   23 Labourer Pulham    
    KINGSBURY Thomas Son U 16   Farmer's son Pulham    
    KINGSBURY Elizabeth Dau U   14 Glover Pulham    
    KINGSBURY Harriet Dau U   12 Glover Pulham    
    KINGSBURY Henry Son U   8 Scholar Pulham    
    KINGSBURY Sophia Dau U   6 Scholar Pulham    
    KINGSBURY Hannah G. Dau U   8 Scholar Pulham    
2 Parish BATTEN Joseph K. Head M 27   Ag Lab Axminster, Devon   68/11
    BATTEN Matilda Wife M   25   Hazelbury Bryant    
    BATTEN George Son   5     Hazelbury Bryant    
    BATTEN John Son   3     Hazelbury Bryant    
    BATTEN William Son   6 Months     Moreland    
3   WARR John Head M 75   Gentleman Nurse Pulham    
    WARR Mary Wife M   72 ? Labourer Pulham    
4 East Pulham Farm PAINTING John Head M 41   Farmer Mills, Somerset   68/11
    GILLINGHAM Jeane Servant U   23 Dairymaid Haydon    
    LINE Daniel Servant U 14     Lydlinch    
5 Manor Farm GALEHOUSE Felix Head M 44   Farmer Bourton   68/11
    GALEHOUSE Mary Wife M   42 Farmer's Wife Bourton    
    GALEHOUSE Annie Dau U   11 Farmer's Dau Bourton    
    WOODARD Mary Visitor not stated   9 Head Cowman's Dau Stalbridge   68/12
    EYERS Susan Servant U   20 Servant Okeford   68/12
    GRAY Thomas Servant U 16   Servant Holwell   68/12
6 King's Stag Farm GODDARD James C. Head M 44   Farm Keeper and Blacksmith Pulham   68/12
    GODDARD Hannah Wife M   44 Farm Keeper's Wife Holwell    
    GODDARD Susanna Dau U   18 Milliner & Dressmaker Pulham    
    GODDARD James W. Son U 13     Pulham    
    GODDARD Elizabeth Dau U   10   Pulham    
    GODDARD William Brother U 40   Blacksmith Pulham    
    GODDARD Ann Mother W   73 Family Innkeeper's Wife Holwell    
7 Dairy Farm BRIXEY John Head M 58   Ag Lab Bourton   68/12
    BRIXEY Mary Wife M   49 Ag Lab's Wife Stour Provost    
    BRIXEY Edwin Son M 18   Blacksmith Bourton    
8   JEANES Stephen Head M 43   Ag Lab Pulham   68/12
    JEANES Sarah Wife M   49 Ag Lab's Wife Mappowder    
    JEANES Henry Son   14   Ag Lab Pulham    
    JEANES Francis Son   12   Ag Lab Pulham    
    JEANES Walter Son   10   Ag Lab Pulham    
    JEANES Mary J. Lodger U   18 Glover Buckland Newton    
9   FOLLETT Gaius Head M 47   Farmer of 462 Acres Whitchurch   68/12
    FOLLETT Mary Wife M   47 Farmer's Wife Symondsbury    
    FOLLETT Roseta M. J, Dau U   16   Netherbury    
    FOLLETT William Son   11     Netherbury    
    BOTHITCHELL Caroline Servant     17   Buckland    
10   RIDOUT Oliver Head M 41   Dairyman Pulham   69/13
    RIDOUT Elizabeth Wife M   38 Dairyman's Wife South Perrott    
    RIDOUT John B. Son   9     Pulham    
    RIDOUT Elizabeth J. Dau     7   Pulham    
    RIDOUT Herbert W. Son   5     Wooland    
    RIDOUT Martha M. Dau     3   Lydlinch    
    RIDOUT Thomas C. Son   11 Months   Lydlinch    
    ISAACS John  Servant M 23   Servant Batcombe    
11 Parsonage House EDWARDS Harriett Servant U   24 Housemaid Turnleaf Village, Worcs.   69/13
    WARR Jane Servant     48 Worker in the Garden Pulham    
12   GOLDRING Samuel Head M 32   Gardener Winterbourne   69/13
    GOLDRING Maria Wife M   36 Landwife Iwerne Minster    
    GOLDRING Emily       9 Scholar Buckland Newton    
    GOLDRING Ann J       7 Scholar Buckland Newton    
13 Laporte Farm DRAKE William H. Head M 31   Farmer of 186 Acres Pulham   69/13
    DRAKE Charlotte Wife M   29 Farmer's Wife Oakeford    
    DRAKE Gerald Son   4     Pulham    
    DRAKE Earnest Son   2     Pulham    
14 New Inn FOOT Samuel Head M 75   Innkeeper & Carpenter Buckland Newton   69/13
    FOOT Elizabeth Wife M   68 Innkeeper's Wife Woodbridge    
    FOOT Elizabeth Dau U   31 Innkeeper's Dau Pulham    
15 Peter's Dairyhouse ATKINS Thomas Head M 29   Dairyman Loders   69/13
    ATKINS Hannah Wife M   34 Dairyman's Wife Hooke    
    RUNDELL Robert Son   10     Piddlehinton    
    ATKINS Martha H. Dau     1   Pulham   69/14
    RUNDELL Elizabeth Sister     17 Dressmaker Hooke   69/14
16   MITCHELL Charles Head M 60   Farmer  Pulham   69/14
    MITCHELL Maria Wife M   63 Farmer's Wife Tincleton    
17   SANSOM John Head M 56   General Labourer Pulham   69/14
    SANSOM Jeane Wife M   63 General Labourer's Wife Glanville Wootton    
18   SANSOM Andrew Head M 76   Ag Lab Buckland Newton   69/14
    SANSOM Ann Wife M   65 Glover Pulham    
    SANSOM Emily Dau     12 Glover Pulham    
19   MITCHELL Thomas C. Head M 26   Carpenter Pulham   69/14
    MITCHELL Matilda B. Wife M   32 Dressmaker Leigh    
    MITCHELL Laura K. M. Dau     2 Months   Pulham    
    GALTON George J. Nephew   8     Bere Regis    
20   RIDOUT Michael Head M 53   Cordwinder Glanville Wootton   69/14
    RIDOUT Sarah H. Wife M   45 Cordwinder's Wife Henstridge, Somerset    
    RIDOUT Mary A. Dau     17 Spool Binder Glanville Wootton    
    RIDOUT Walter G. Son   11   Learning Cordwinder Glanville Wootton    
    RIDOUT Susanna M. Dau     7 Scholar Glanville Wootton    
    RIDOUT Caroline S. Dau     4 Scholar Glanville Wootton    
21   WARR James Head M 43   Ag Lab Pulham   69/14
    WARR Jeane Wife     37 Ag Lab's Wife Lydlinch    
22   STICKLAND Henry Head M 23   Ag Lab Kimmeridge Hiskick   69/14
    STRICKLIN Mariah M. Wife M   21 Ag Lab's Wife Pulham    
    STRICKLIN Catherine M. Dau     7 Months   Pulham    
23   FLOWER Robert Head M 66   Farmer of 158 Acres Fontwell Magna   70/15
    FLOWER Mary A. Wife M   62 Farmer's Wife Combe Bissett, Wilts    
    FLOWER Sarah D. Dau U   25 Farmer's Dau East Orchard    
    FLOWER Emily S. G-Dau     1   Bermondsey, Mddx.    
    DURRANT Stephen Servant U 17   Dairyboy Caundle Bishop    
24   WARR Simon Head M 51   Farmer of 60 Acres Pulham   70/15
    WARR Elizabeth Wife M   48   Draycott, Staffs.    
    WARR Frederick Son   16     Pulham    
    WARR Elisha Son   13     Pulham    
25 No details recorded                 70/15
26   RITCHARDS Benjamin Head M 45   Ag Lab Pulham   70/15
    RITCHARDS Charlotte Wife M   48 Seamstress Dewlish    
    RITCHARDS Adam Son U 21   Ag Lab Pulham    
    RITCHARDS John Son U 17   Ag Lab Pulham    
27   COLE Elizabeth Head M   78   Pulham   70/15
    SAMSON George Lodger U 54   Undergardener Pulham    
28   BROWN William Head M 47   Carpenter Lydlinch   70/15
    BROWN Mary Wife M   45 Carpenter's Wife Woodsford    
    BROWN John Son U 21   ? Plumber Pulham    
    BROWN Mary Dau     11   Pulham    
29 Dairy House BARTLETT James Head M 26   Dairyman Bourton   70/15
    BARTLETT Harriet Wife M   28 Dairyman's Wife Dorchester    
30 Townsend Farm RICKS George Head M 44   Farmer of 77 Acres Abbey Milton   70/15
    RICKS Jean Wife M   43   Fifehead Neville    
    RICKS Jeane Dau     14   Pulham    
    WHITE Joseph Servant   26     Buckland Newton    
31   RIDOUT William Head M 69   Farmer of 86 Acres Pulham   70/16
    RIDOUT Mary Wife M   66 Farmer's Wife Glanville Wootton    
    RIDOUT Eli  Son U 35   Farmer's Son Pulham    
    RIDOUT Robert Son U 29   Farmer's Son Pulham    
    RIDOUT Elizabeth Dau U   24 Farmer's Dau Pulham    
32   SHEPPARD John Head M 30   Shopkeeper - Grocer Pulham   70/16
    SHEPPARD Emily Wife M   28   Mappowder    
    SHEPPARD Herbert Son   9     Pulham    
    SHEPPARD Mary J. Dau     5   Pulham    
    SHEPPARD Elizabeth Dau     2   Pulham    
33 Lake JEANES John Head M 56   Ag Lab Glanville Wootton   70/16
    JEANES Rhoda Wife M   50 Seamstress Lydlinch    
    JEANES Ezekiel Son U 23   Dorset Mi????? Pulham    
    JEANES Chas Son U 21   Ag Lab Pulham    
34 Lake JEANES Jacob Head M 57   Ag Lab Buckland Newton   70/16
    JEANES Jememia Wife M   50 ?? Glanville Wootton    
    JEANES Emily Dau     21 Ag Lab's Dau Glanville Wootton    
    JEANES Jem  Son   12   Ag Lab Pulham    
35 The Lake JEANES Jacob Head M 41   General Labourer Pulham   70/16
    JEANES Joanna Wife M   36   Mappowder    
    JEANES George Son   12   Ag Lab Pulham    
    JEANES Robert Son   9   Ag Lab Pulham    
36   MITCHELL Richard Head M 46   Ag Lab Pulham   70/16
    MITCHELL Catherine Wife M   48   Hermitage   70/16
    MITCHELL Richard Son U 23   Ag Lab Pulham   70/16
    MITCHELL Albert Son U 18   Ag Lab Pulham   71/17
    MITCHELL John Son   14   Ag Lab Pulham   71/17
    MITCHELL George Son   11   Ag Lab Pulham   71/17
    MITCHELL Albin Son   9   Scholar Pulham   71/17
37   MITCHELL Silas Head Widower 57   Ag Lab Pulham   71/17
    MITCHELL Giles Son U 20   Ag Lab Pulham    
38   MITCHELL Rhuben Head M 57   Ag Lab Pulham   71/17
    MITCHELL Elizabeth Wife M   56 Ag Lab's Wife Pulham    
    MITCHELL Jane Dau U   22 Glover Pulham    
    MITCHELL Eli  Son U 16   Ag Lab Pulham    
39   MITCHELL Laommi Head M 40   Ag Lab Pulham   71/17
    MITCHELL Eliza Wife M   37 Glover Glanville Wootton    
    MITCHELL Henry Son   10     Pulham    
    MITCHELL Alfred Son   7     Pulham    
    MITCHELL Emily M. Dau     5   Pulham    
    MITCHELL Mary J. Dau     2   Pulham    
    MITCHELL Eli G. Son   11 Months   Pulham    
40   MITCHELL Kezia Head   80     Glanville Wootton   71/17
41   MITCHELL Michaell Head M 50   Ag Lab Pulham   71/17
    MITCHELL Maria Wife M   49 Ag Lab Pulham    
    MITCHELL Amileck Son U 18   Ag Lab Pulham    
    MITCHELL Temperence Dau U   16 Ag Lab Pulham    
42   MITCHELL Jeremiah Head M 44   Ag Lab Pulham   71/18
    MITCHELL Mary Wife M   42   Buckland Newton    
    MITCHELL Martha Dau U   21 Ag Lab Pulham    
    MITCHELL Henry Son U 17   Ag Lab Pulham    
    MITCHELL Jeremiah Son   15   Ag Lab Pulham    
    MITCHELL John Son   13   Ag Lab Pulham    
    MITCHELL Anthony Son   11   Ag Lab Pulham    
    MITCHELL Sarah Dau     9 Ag Lab Pulham    
    MITCHELL Charles Son   7     Pulham    
    MITCHELL William Son   5     Pulham    
    MITCHELL Herbert Son   2     Pulham    
43   MITCHELL Meeshec Head M 60   Ag Lab Pulham   71/18
    MITCHELL Rosetta Wife M   54 Ag Lab Pulham    
    MITCHELL Susanna Dau U   23 Ag Lab Pulham    
    MITCHELL Rebecka Dau U   21 Glover Pulham    
    MITCHELL Jeremiah Son U 18   Ag Lab Pulham    
    MITCHELL Shadrack Son   12   Ag Lab Pulham    
    Not stated William G-Son   2     Cerne Union    
44 Grocer's Shop BENNETT Charles Head M 57   Grocer and Farmer of 13 leases Pulham   71/18
    BENNETT Hannah Wife M 60     Hazelbury Bryant    
45   RICHARDS Silas Head M 41   Ag Lab Pulham   71/18
    RICHARDS Ellen Wife M   44 Glover Pulham    
    RICHARDS Louisa Dau     17 Glover Pulham    
    RICHARDS Fanny M. Dau     15 Scholar Pulham    
    RICHARDS Henrietta E Dau     3 Scholar Pulham    
46   BELBEN Mary Head Widow   75   Holwell   72/19
    BELBEN Fanny Dau U   37 Infant School Teacher Pulham    
    BELBEN Ritchard Visitor M 40   Ag Lab Pulham    
    BELBEN Reachell Visitor M   47   Yarlington, Somerset    
47   MITCHELL William Head M 47   Ag Lab Pulham   72/19
    MITCHELL Mary A. Wife M   59   Purse Caundle    
    MITCHELL Albertina Dau U   24 Glover Pulham    
    MITCHELL Margret Dau U   22 Glover Pulham    
    MITCHELL Harriett Dau U   18 Glover Pulham    
48   WARR Jeremiah Head M 33   Ag Lab Pulham   72/19
    WARR Jeane Wife M   37   Holwell    
    WARR James Son U 13   Ag Lab Pulham    
    WARR John Son   3     Pulham    
    WARR Henry Son   1     Pulham    
49   KIDDLE Michael Head M 42   Thatcher Glanville Wootton   72/19
    KIDDLE Mary A. Wife M   45   Pulham    
    KIDDLE Jean Lodger M   69   Glanville Wootton    
    KIDDLE John Lodger U 17   Thatcher Buckland Newton    
50   MITCHELL Solomon Head M 55   Ag Lab Pulham   72/19
    MITCHELL Matilda Wife M   59 Ag Lab's Wife Pulham    
    MITCHELL Fanny Dau U   27 Glover Pulham    
    MITCHELL Elizabeth Dau U   26 Glover Pulham    
    MITCHELL Susanna Dau U   20 App. To Dressmaker Pulham    
    MITCHELL Earnest G-Son   6 Months     Pulham    
51   WARR William Head M 62   Gardener Pulham   72/20
    WARR Dinah Wife M   56   Hazelbury Bryant    
    WARR Jeane Dau U   28 Glover Pulham    
    WARR Robert Son U 20   Ag Lab Pulham    
    WARR Annabelle Dau U   15 Glover Pulham    
    WARR Edmint Son   13   Ag Lab Pulham    
    WARR Frederick W. G-Son   3     Pulham    
52   WARR Charles Head M 30   Ag Lab Pulham   72/20
    WARR Mary Wife M   25   Newfound Land    
    WARR Elizabeth Dau     4   Pulham    
    WARR Ales Dau     1   Pulham    
53   MITCHELL Hezekiah Head M 36   Ag Lab Pulham   72/20
    MITCHELL Harriet Wife M   40   Pulham    
    MITCHELL Dinah Dau U   13 Glover Pulham    
    MITCHELL Charlott Dau     11 Glover Pulham    
    MITCHELL Henry Son   6   Scholar Pulham    
    MITCHELL Thomas Son   4   Scholar Pulham    
54   WARR William Head M 26   Ag Lab Pulham   72/20
    WARR Charlott Wife M   27   Pulham    
55 Hartmoors  MILES Eli Head M 46   Farmer of 100 Acres Melbury Abbas   72/20
    MILES Elizabeth Wife M   42 Farmer's Wife Melbury Abbas    
    MILES Amelia Dau U   19 Farmer's Dau Melbury Abbas    
    MILES Thomas Son U 17   Farmer's Son Shaftesbury St James    
    MILES Elizabeth Dau     9 Farmer's Dau Sturminster Newton    
56   SANSOM Charles Head M 44   Ag Lab Pulham   73/21
    SANSOM Eliza Wife M   49   Pulham    
    SANSOM Martha Dau U   20 Glover Pulham    
    SANSOM Joseph Son U 18   Ag Lab Pulham    
    SANSOM Jacob Son   15   Ag Lab Pulham    
    SANSOM Jeane Dau     13 Glover Pulham    
57   KINGSBURY John Head M 24   Ag Lab Pulham   73/21
    KINGSBURY Eliza Wife M   27 Glover Pulham    
    KINGSBURY James Son   4     Pulham    
    KINGSBURY Francis Son   3     Pulham    
    KINGSBURY Sarah Dau     1   Pulham    
58   BARTER Mary A. Head Widow   48 Glover Pulham   73/21
    BARTER Lavinnia Dau U   15 Glover Holwell    
59   RICHARDS James Head M 23   Tile Maker Pulham   73/21
    RICHARDS Martha Wife M   23 Glover Glanville Wootton    
    RICHARDS Alfred Son   2     Pulham    
    RICHARDS Georgina Dau     2 Months   Pulham    
60   CHAFFEY Jethro Head M 60   Ag Lab Pulham   73/21
    CHAFFEY Ratchell Wife M   66 Ag Lab Pulham    
    CHAFFEY Emily Dau U   35   Pulham    
    CHAFFEY Kitty Dau U   19 Glover Pulham    
    CHAFFEY Julia G-Dau     3 Scholar Pulham    
61   MITCHELL Jacob Head M 56   Ag Lab Pulham   73/21
    MITCHELL Elizabeth Wife M   46   Sherborne   73/21
    MITCHELL Lavinnia Dau     22 Glover Pulham   73/21
    MITCHELL Patience Dau U   19 Glover Pulham   73/22
    HOOPER Thomas Lodger   13   Ploughboy Pulham   73/22
    HOOPER Ann Mother M   77   Glanville Wootton   73/22
62   LINE George Head M 74   Ag Lab Holwell   73/22
    LINE Elizabeth Wife M   74 Ag Lab Bishop Caundle    
    LINE Sarah Dau U   34 Ag Lab Pulham    
    LINE William G-Son   11   Ag Lab Cerne Union    
63 North Dairyhouse SPARKS William Head M 37   Dairyman Dunkerswell, Devon   73/22
    SPARKS Susanna Wife M   43   Thornecombe, Devon    
    SPARKS William Son U 13     Honiton, Devon    
    SPARKS John Son   11     Stockland    
    MELUISH Henry Servant   23   Dairyman Sparkford, Somerset    
64   COLLINS Laurence Head M 47   Sheppard Mudford, Somerset   73/22
    COLLINS Mary Wife M   46   Lopen, Somerset    
    COLLINS William Son U 16   Under Carter Hinton, Somerset    
    COLLINS Henry Lodger U 14   Carter Boy Hinton, Somerset    
    COLLINS Martha Dau U   12   Campton, Somerset    
    COLLINS Fanny Dau     9   Ashington, Somerset    
    COLLINS Sarah A. Dau     7   Ilchester, Somerset    
    COLLINS William Son   11 Months   Yetminster    
65   SHEPPARD William Head M 30   Carter Charlton Horethorne, Som.   73/22
    SHEPPARD Avis Wife M   28   Allowenshay, Somerset    
66 ? CROCKER Elizabeth       84 Independent Pulham   73/22
    POOL Ann       81   Pulham    
67   WARREN Adam Head M 55   Ag Lab Glanville Wootton   74/23
    WARREN Lovi Wife M   53   Pulham    
    WARREN Eliza Dau U   24 Glover Pulham    
    WARREN George Son U 19   Ag Lab Pulham    
    WARREN Julia Dau U   15 Glover Pulham    
    WARREN William Son   14   Carry? Boy Pulham    
    WARREN Charles Son   11   Scholar Pulham    
68 Grange Farm FORD Frederick Head M 51   Farmer of 200 Acres Holton, Somerset   74/23
    FORD Harriet Wife M   52 Farmer's Wife Kington Magna    
    FORD Charles W. Son U 22   Farmer's Son Kington Magna    
    FORD Alfred E. Son U 19   Farmer's Son Henstridge, Somerset    

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